The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 13 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 44 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 12.61% 2.95% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.21% 3.09% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 13
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £49,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 453 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 95.42% 95.37% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 221 302 392
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Newbury region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Newbury

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 64 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 37 (54.41%) C++
3 31 (45.59%) Windows
4 30 (44.12%) C#
5 24 (35.29%) Manufacturing
6 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (32.35%) Multithreading
8 17 (25.00%) .NET
9 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
10 14 (20.59%) Degree
10 14 (20.59%) VC++
11 13 (19.12%) Embedded C
11 13 (19.12%) Embedded C++
11 13 (19.12%) C
11 13 (19.12%) JIRA
11 13 (19.12%) QA
11 13 (19.12%) Release Management
12 12 (17.65%) jQuery
12 12 (17.65%) Algorithms
12 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
12 12 (17.65%) Firmware
12 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
12 12 (17.65%) Windows 2000
12 12 (17.65%) UML
12 12 (17.65%) Windows NT
12 12 (17.65%) Windows XP
12 12 (17.65%) Device Driver
13 11 (16.18%) Subversion
13 11 (16.18%) FTP
13 11 (16.18%) HTTP

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.18%) FTP
2 11 (16.18%) HTTP
3 2 (2.94%) GSM
3 2 (2.94%) UMTS
3 2 (2.94%) LTE
4 1 (1.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) JIRA
2 11 (16.18%) Subversion
2 11 (16.18%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 24 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.24%) Electronics
4 4 (5.88%) Finance
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) .NET
2 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 12 (17.65%) jQuery
3 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (14.71%) HTML5
3 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 10 (14.71%) CSS
3 10 (14.71%) HTML
3 10 (14.71%) Ajax
3 10 (14.71%) WPF
3 10 (14.71%) LINQ
4 2 (2.94%) Web Services
4 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.47%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Device Driver
1 12 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 10 (14.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.35%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.35%) Physics
5 4 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.47%) VHDL
6 1 (1.47%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 31 (45.59%) Windows
2 12 (17.65%) Windows 2000
2 12 (17.65%) Windows NT
2 12 (17.65%) Windows XP
3 5 (7.35%) UNIX
4 4 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.35%) Multithreading
4 13 (19.12%) Release Management
5 12 (17.65%) UML
6 10 (14.71%) Web Development
7 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.76%) Coaching
8 7 (10.29%) Software Architecture
9 6 (8.82%) Validation
9 6 (8.82%) OO
10 5 (7.35%) Time Management
10 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.35%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (5.88%) Open Source
11 4 (5.88%) Parallel Processing
12 3 (4.41%) Test Automation
13 2 (2.94%) OOD
13 2 (2.94%) TDD
13 2 (2.94%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) C++
2 30 (44.12%) C#
3 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.59%) VC++
5 13 (19.12%) C
5 13 (19.12%) Embedded C
5 13 (19.12%) Embedded C++
6 5 (7.35%) Java
7 4 (5.88%) Python
7 4 (5.88%) SQL
7 4 (5.88%) Scala
8 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) EMC
2 1 (1.47%) Xilinx
2 1 (1.47%) Altera
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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