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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 17 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 29 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 10.55% 6.12% 9.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.51% 6.45% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 31
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £45,000
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
252 372 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 91.64% 94.90% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 180 266 297
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 57 (90.48%) Software Engineering
2 36 (57.14%) Windows
3 31 (49.21%) C#
3 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
4 28 (44.44%) C++
5 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (39.68%) .NET
7 23 (36.51%) QA
8 20 (31.75%) jQuery
8 20 (31.75%) HTML5
8 20 (31.75%) HTML
8 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET
8 20 (31.75%) CSS
9 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 19 (30.16%) WPF
9 19 (30.16%) LINQ
9 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (30.16%) Ajax
9 19 (30.16%) Web Development
10 16 (25.40%) UNIX
11 14 (22.22%) C
12 13 (20.63%) Python
12 13 (20.63%) Embedded C
13 12 (19.05%) Embedded C++
13 12 (19.05%) UML
13 12 (19.05%) Linux
13 12 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (17.46%) Software Architecture
14 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
14 11 (17.46%) Release Management

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.94%) FTP
2 5 (7.94%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) Selenium
3 2 (3.17%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) .NET
2 20 (31.75%) jQuery
2 20 (31.75%) HTML5
2 20 (31.75%) HTML
2 20 (31.75%) ASP.NET
2 20 (31.75%) CSS
3 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 19 (30.16%) WPF
3 19 (30.16%) LINQ
3 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (30.16%) Ajax
4 2 (3.17%) MFC
4 2 (3.17%) STL
4 2 (3.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) CSS3
5 1 (1.59%) WCF
5 1 (1.59%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.17%) MPEG
3 2 (3.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.17%) CUDA
3 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Physics
4 1 (1.59%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) VHDL
4 1 (1.59%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 36 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) UNIX
3 12 (19.05%) Linux
4 6 (9.52%) Windows NT
4 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 6 (9.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (90.48%) Software Engineering
2 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.16%) Web Development
4 12 (19.05%) UML
5 11 (17.46%) Software Architecture
5 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
5 11 (17.46%) Release Management
6 10 (15.87%) Multithreading
7 9 (14.29%) OO
8 8 (12.70%) Validation
9 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.11%) Coaching
10 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.52%) TDD
10 6 (9.52%) OOD
11 5 (7.94%) Time Management
12 4 (6.35%) Web Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
13 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (1.59%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) C#
1 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
2 28 (44.44%) C++
3 14 (22.22%) C
4 13 (20.63%) Python
4 13 (20.63%) Embedded C
5 12 (19.05%) Embedded C++
6 10 (15.87%) VC++
7 5 (7.94%) SQL
8 1 (1.59%) Delphi
8 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PhD
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (36.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) Altera
2 1 (1.59%) Xilinx
2 1 (1.59%) EMC
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Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 50-60k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 16 days ago