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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 53 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.09% 2.55% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 3.26% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 33
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £74,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
488 399 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 78.58% 78.24% 80.41%
Number of salaries quoted 387 345 428
Average salary £50,000 £49,750 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -2.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (32.43%) Banking
4 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
4 12 (32.43%) SDLC
5 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.03%) PHP
6 10 (27.03%) C#
6 10 (27.03%) XML
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
6 10 (27.03%) Ajax
7 9 (24.32%) Degree
7 9 (24.32%) MDX
7 9 (24.32%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle
7 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
7 9 (24.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (24.32%) VB.NET
8 8 (21.62%) MySQL
8 8 (21.62%) HTML
8 8 (21.62%) SQL
8 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
8 8 (21.62%) REST
8 8 (21.62%) LINQ
8 8 (21.62%) System Testing
8 8 (21.62%) WCF

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (8.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.41%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Banking
2 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
3 9 (24.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Graduate
7 4 (10.81%) Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Leader
7 4 (10.81%) Business Architect
7 4 (10.81%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Lead Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Business Project Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.03%) XML
2 10 (27.03%) Ajax
3 9 (24.32%) MDX
4 8 (21.62%) WCF
4 8 (21.62%) LINQ
4 8 (21.62%) REST
4 8 (21.62%) HTML
5 6 (16.22%) DHTML
5 6 (16.22%) XSL
5 6 (16.22%) WPF
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.41%) Regular Expression
6 2 (5.41%) JSON
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
7 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) UNIX
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (32.43%) SDLC
3 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (24.32%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
5 8 (21.62%) System Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Quality Management
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) MVC
9 1 (2.70%) Web Design
9 1 (2.70%) DevOps
9 1 (2.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) PHP
2 10 (27.03%) C#
3 9 (24.32%) VB.NET
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
5 4 (10.81%) C
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) XPath
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) AAT
2 1 (2.70%) ACCA
2 1 (2.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle