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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 38 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.83% 2.36% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 2.83% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 23
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,980 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £59,250 £73,400
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
490 460 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 85.22% 83.33% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 415 386 465
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) OO
3 18 (51.43%) Finance
4 17 (48.57%) C#
4 17 (48.57%) Degree
5 16 (45.71%) C++
5 16 (45.71%) SQL
6 15 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
7 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (37.14%) T-SQL
9 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
10 11 (31.43%) UML
10 11 (31.43%) Windows
11 10 (28.57%) C
12 9 (25.71%) XML
12 9 (25.71%) E-business
12 9 (25.71%) Migration
13 8 (22.86%) Java
14 7 (20.00%) HTML
14 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (17.14%) WinForms
15 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
15 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
15 6 (17.14%) CSS
15 6 (17.14%) STL
15 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (17.14%) Banking

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (5.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) C++ Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C++/C# Developer
4 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Graduate
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) XML
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) STL
4 6 (17.14%) WCF
4 6 (17.14%) WinForms
4 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) WPF
5 3 (8.57%) MDX
6 2 (5.71%) LINQ
6 2 (5.71%) jQuery
6 2 (5.71%) HTML5
6 2 (5.71%) REST
6 2 (5.71%) JSP
6 2 (5.71%) Servlets
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.71%) Ajax
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) OO
3 15 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
4 11 (31.43%) UML
5 9 (25.71%) E-business
5 9 (25.71%) Migration
6 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (8.57%) Analytics
8 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.71%) System Testing
9 2 (5.71%) OOD
10 1 (2.86%) OOP
10 1 (2.86%) Project Management
10 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) C++
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (37.14%) T-SQL
5 10 (28.57%) C
6 8 (22.86%) Java
7 5 (14.29%) VC++
8 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
8 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.71%) Ruby
9 2 (5.71%) Python
9 2 (5.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.86%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) SaltStack
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