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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 46 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.57% 1.37% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 1.43% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 14
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,450 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 628 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.44% 95.44% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 429 530 464
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 24 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 16 (80.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (45.00%) HTML5
7 8 (40.00%) Java
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
8 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
9 6 (30.00%) C++
9 6 (30.00%) XML
9 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) CSS
10 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
10 5 (25.00%) DCOM
10 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
10 5 (25.00%) MVC
10 5 (25.00%) Web Development
10 5 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (20.00%) SaaS
11 4 (20.00%) QA
11 4 (20.00%) RIA
11 4 (20.00%) CSS3
11 4 (20.00%) Internet
11 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (20.00%) Classic ASP

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Ingres
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) QlikView
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) HTML5
5 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 5 (25.00%) DCOM
7 5 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (20.00%) CSS3
8 4 (20.00%) Classic ASP
8 4 (20.00%) XSLT
9 3 (15.00%) Ajax
10 2 (10.00%) Ext JS
10 2 (10.00%) jQuery
11 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) RIA
2 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) E-business
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Content Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) ERD
7 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle