The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 64 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.09% 1.17% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.20% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 5
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
587 583 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 91.58% 97.82% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 479 505 465
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (56.67%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 17 (56.67%) OO
5 15 (50.00%) HTML
5 15 (50.00%) C++
6 13 (43.33%) C#
6 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (43.33%) Windows
6 13 (43.33%) Linux
7 12 (40.00%) XML
7 12 (40.00%) .NET
8 11 (36.67%) UML
8 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
9 10 (33.33%) Degree
9 10 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (30.00%) Finance
10 9 (30.00%) PHP
11 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
11 8 (26.67%) UNIX
11 8 (26.67%) WinForms
12 7 (23.33%) Migration
12 7 (23.33%) STL
12 7 (23.33%) E-business
13 6 (20.00%) VC++
13 6 (20.00%) CSS
13 6 (20.00%) C
14 5 (16.67%) Python

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (13.33%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) Jetty
4 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
4 1 (3.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) Redis
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Ingres
4 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.33%) Gradle
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) Hudson
4 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) XML
2 12 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (26.67%) WinForms
4 7 (23.33%) STL
5 6 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
7 3 (10.00%) Ajax
7 3 (10.00%) Servlets
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.67%) Flask
8 2 (6.67%) gevent
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.67%) JSP
8 2 (6.67%) DHTML
8 2 (6.67%) Symfony
9 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) VMS
3 2 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) SUSE
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) OO
4 11 (36.67%) UML
5 10 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (23.33%) Migration
6 7 (23.33%) E-business
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
8 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) OOD
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) DRM
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Release Management
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 15 (50.00%) C++
4 13 (43.33%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) PHP
6 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
7 6 (20.00%) VC++
7 6 (20.00%) C
8 5 (16.67%) Python
9 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.67%) VBScript
9 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 2 (6.67%) Ruby
10 1 (3.33%) Groovy
10 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.33%) IEC 61508
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) StatsD
1 2 (6.67%) Graphite
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) SaltStack
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Zend
2 1 (3.33%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
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