The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 53 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.71% 3.03% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 3.84% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 9
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £75,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
443 547 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 79.96% 78.82% 67.19%
Number of salaries quoted 371 460 342
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) C#
3 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
4 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (42.50%) MVC
7 16 (40.00%) HTML
8 14 (35.00%) CSS
8 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (32.50%) Java
10 12 (30.00%) jQuery
11 11 (27.50%) SQL
12 10 (25.00%) Project Management
12 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 8 (20.00%) C++
13 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
13 8 (20.00%) XML
13 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (17.50%) TDD
14 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (17.50%) Sass
14 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (15.00%) Web Development
15 6 (15.00%) Windows
15 6 (15.00%) OO
15 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
16 5 (12.50%) Linux
16 5 (12.50%) Web Services
16 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
16 5 (12.50%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) Broadband
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) DVB
2 1 (2.50%) RTP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) Multicast
2 1 (2.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.50%) Big Data
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) QlikView
7 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.00%) Selenium
5 2 (5.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Graduate
7 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Programmer
7 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Programmer
8 2 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (40.00%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) CSS
4 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (30.00%) jQuery
6 8 (20.00%) XML
7 7 (17.50%) Sass
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (12.50%) Web Services
8 5 (12.50%) Ajax
8 5 (12.50%) HTML5
9 3 (7.50%) JSP
9 3 (7.50%) SOAP
9 3 (7.50%) J2EE
9 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.50%) RESTful
10 2 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (5.00%) WCF
10 2 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) MPEG
3 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.50%) STB
3 1 (2.50%) IPTV
3 1 (2.50%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (2.50%) OpenVMS
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) MVC
2 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) TDD
5 6 (15.00%) Web Development
5 6 (15.00%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.50%) DSDM
8 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Kanban
9 2 (5.00%) BDD
9 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.00%) User Stories
9 2 (5.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) SQL
5 8 (20.00%) C++
6 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 5 (12.50%) C
7 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.00%) Python
9 1 (2.50%) VB
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) COBOL
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby
9 1 (2.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PMP
2 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
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