The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 66 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.08% 1.32% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.41% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 9
Average salary £34,800 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.11% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
545 640 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 98.20% 93.70% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 467 545 476
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
Berkshire

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) Ajax
5 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) QA
7 2 (13.33%) Selenium
7 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DVB
1 1 (6.67%) RTP
1 1 (6.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Automotive
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) Ajax
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (13.33%) Dapper ORM
4 2 (13.33%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Java EE
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (6.67%) DCOM
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
1 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) MPEG
2 1 (6.67%) Streaming Video
2 1 (6.67%) STB
2 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.67%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) E-business
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) ERD
5 1 (6.67%) Image Processing
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) DRM
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) C
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) VB6
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
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