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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 24 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 26 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 8.33% 8.00% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.58% 8.24% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 15
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
303 267 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 97.12% 97.09% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 246 195 276
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (75.76%) Windows
3 16 (48.48%) C++
4 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) BDD
5 13 (39.39%) Multithreading
5 13 (39.39%) C#
5 13 (39.39%) .NET
6 11 (33.33%) SQL
6 11 (33.33%) TDD
7 10 (30.30%) LINQ
8 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
8 8 (24.24%) Linux
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle
9 7 (21.21%) GSM
9 7 (21.21%) UMTS
9 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
9 7 (21.21%) WPF
9 7 (21.21%) LTE
9 7 (21.21%) Qt
9 7 (21.21%) Network Optimisation
10 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
10 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (18.18%) Java
11 5 (15.15%) OO
12 4 (12.12%) Scrum
12 4 (12.12%) OOD
12 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
13 3 (9.09%) Delphi
13 3 (9.09%) HTML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) GSM
1 7 (21.21%) LTE
1 7 (21.21%) UMTS
2 1 (3.03%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
1 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 3 (9.09%) Redis
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.06%) HBase
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) LINQ
3 7 (21.21%) Qt
3 7 (21.21%) WPF
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) Kafka
5 2 (6.06%) OpenCL
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.03%) CSS
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) Java EE
6 1 (3.03%) JDBC
6 1 (3.03%) MFC
6 1 (3.03%) React
6 1 (3.03%) STL
6 1 (3.03%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) CUDA
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) MPEG
3 1 (3.03%) STB
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) BDD
3 13 (39.39%) Multithreading
4 11 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (21.21%) Network Optimisation
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) OOD
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 3 (9.09%) Image Processing
9 3 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (9.09%) Memory Management
9 3 (9.09%) Release Management
9 3 (9.09%) UML
10 2 (6.06%) Open Source
11 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.03%) Product Management
11 1 (3.03%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C++
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) Delphi
6 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Xamarin