The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 44 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.65% 5.09% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 6.72% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 19
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software Engineering
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
386 461 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 78.30% 75.70% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 332 382 405
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Slough

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) C#
2 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 15 (46.88%) .NET
3 13 (40.63%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 12 (37.50%) C++
4 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) MVC
5 11 (34.38%) Java
5 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
6 10 (31.25%) XML
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
7 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
7 9 (28.13%) PHP
7 9 (28.13%) Web Services
8 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (25.00%) OO
8 8 (25.00%) TDD
8 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (21.88%) HTML5
9 7 (21.88%) Scrum
9 7 (21.88%) QA
10 5 (15.63%) CSS
10 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
10 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 5 (15.63%) JIRA
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (15.63%) Legal

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) 4G
2 1 (3.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.25%) Ingres
5 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) Big Data
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.63%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 5 (15.63%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.38%) Hudson
4 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.25%) Gradle
6 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (15.63%) Legal
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Graduate
5 5 (15.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) HTML
3 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
4 10 (31.25%) XML
5 9 (28.13%) Web Services
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (21.88%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) CSS
9 4 (12.50%) DCOM
9 4 (12.50%) SOAP
9 4 (12.50%) RESTful
9 4 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (9.38%) Symfony
10 3 (9.38%) Ajax
10 3 (9.38%) Backbone.js
10 3 (9.38%) STL
10 3 (9.38%) WinForms
10 3 (9.38%) XSLT
11 2 (6.25%) Spring
11 2 (6.25%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 4 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) SUSE
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) VMS
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) MVC
3 8 (25.00%) TDD
3 8 (25.00%) OO
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) DSDM
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Kanban
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) UML
6 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (9.38%) E-business
6 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.25%) BDD
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C#
1 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 12 (37.50%) C++
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Java
4 9 (28.13%) PHP
5 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.38%) VC++
6 3 (9.38%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) Groovy
7 1 (3.13%) Scala
7 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) AAT
2 3 (9.38%) ACCA
2 3 (9.38%) CIMA
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.25%) Zend
3 1 (3.13%) GigaSpaces
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