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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 53 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 17 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.62% 2.55% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 3.02% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 20
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,250 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
547 529 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 84.15% 84.37% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 458 406 429
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 19 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (50.00%) MDX
2 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (42.11%) SQL
4 13 (34.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 12 (31.58%) TDD
6 11 (28.95%) SaaS
6 11 (28.95%) DevOps
6 11 (28.95%) SDLC
6 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
7 10 (26.32%) Oracle
7 10 (26.32%) Finance
8 9 (23.68%) Back Office
8 9 (23.68%) Java
9 8 (21.05%) .NET
9 8 (21.05%) ETL
9 8 (21.05%) Project Management
9 8 (21.05%) Quality Management
9 8 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (21.05%) Change Control
9 8 (21.05%) Performance Management
9 8 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) GIS
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (34.21%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (26.32%) Finance
3 9 (23.68%) Back Office
4 6 (15.79%) Banking
4 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Architect
2 12 (31.58%) Lead Architect
3 11 (28.95%) Data Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Data Warehouse Analyst
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Business Architect
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 8 (21.05%) Technical Architect
4 8 (21.05%) Technical Leader
5 7 (18.42%) .NET Developer
6 6 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) MDX
2 8 (21.05%) .NET
3 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 4 (10.53%) Ajax
5 4 (10.53%) J2EE
5 4 (10.53%) jQuery
5 4 (10.53%) JSON
5 4 (10.53%) REST
5 4 (10.53%) SOAP
5 4 (10.53%) Spring
6 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.26%) XML
6 2 (5.26%) XSLT
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (31.58%) TDD
3 11 (28.95%) DevOps
3 11 (28.95%) SDLC
4 8 (21.05%) Change Control
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.05%) ETL
4 8 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (21.05%) Performance Management
4 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) Quality Management
4 8 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
6 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
3 9 (23.68%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Intel