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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 41 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.96% 2.94% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 3.85% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 16
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £59,000 £70,000
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
474 390 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 85.25% 76.47% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 362 327 456
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 23 (57.50%) .NET
2 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 18 (45.00%) C#
5 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 15 (37.50%) XML
6 13 (32.50%) Finance
6 13 (32.50%) SQL
6 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
6 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (30.00%) HTML
7 12 (30.00%) Degree
7 12 (30.00%) WCF
8 11 (27.50%) Ajax
8 11 (27.50%) PHP
8 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
9 10 (25.00%) SDLC
10 9 (22.50%) WPF
10 9 (22.50%) LINQ
10 9 (22.50%) System Testing
10 9 (22.50%) SaaS
10 9 (22.50%) REST
10 9 (22.50%) OO
10 9 (22.50%) C
10 9 (22.50%) C++
10 9 (22.50%) MySQL
11 8 (20.00%) Banking
11 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 7 (17.50%) OOA/OOD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 2 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) MySQL
3 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
2 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Software Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Graduate
7 4 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) C++/C# Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Business Project Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
8 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (57.50%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) XML
3 12 (30.00%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) WCF
4 11 (27.50%) Ajax
4 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (22.50%) WPF
5 9 (22.50%) LINQ
5 9 (22.50%) REST
6 6 (15.00%) DHTML
6 6 (15.00%) XSL
7 5 (12.50%) CSS
7 5 (12.50%) MDX
8 4 (10.00%) STL
8 4 (10.00%) WinForms
9 2 (5.00%) JSON
9 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.00%) Regular Expression
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Life Science
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (25.00%) SDLC
4 9 (22.50%) OO
4 9 (22.50%) System Testing
5 7 (17.50%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) UML
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) E-business
8 3 (7.50%) Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) OOD
9 2 (5.00%) Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) MVC
10 1 (2.50%) CRM
10 1 (2.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) C#
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
4 11 (27.50%) PHP
5 9 (22.50%) C++
5 9 (22.50%) C
6 5 (12.50%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.00%) VC++
7 4 (10.00%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 4 (10.00%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) AAT
2 1 (2.50%) ACCA
2 1 (2.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) SaltStack