The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 17 30 26
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 11.44% 6.71% 7.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.89% 6.94% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 27
Median salary £40,000 £31,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -21.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 328 490 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 96.19% 96.65% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 264 415 354
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -10.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Bracknell.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Bracknell over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Bracknell

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bracknell region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 82 (98.80%) Software Engineering
2 79 (95.18%) C++
3 60 (72.29%) C
4 55 (66.27%) C#
5 50 (60.24%) Degree
6 39 (46.99%) Computer Science
6 39 (46.99%) MFC
7 34 (40.96%) Multithreading
8 33 (39.76%) SQL
9 32 (38.55%) Visual Studio
9 32 (38.55%) COM
9 32 (38.55%) STL
9 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
9 32 (38.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 32 (38.55%) SDLC
10 28 (33.73%) TDD
11 24 (28.92%) Mathematics
11 24 (28.92%) Python
12 23 (27.71%) Java
13 22 (26.51%) Linux
14 21 (25.30%) TCP/IP
15 20 (24.10%) Physics
16 16 (19.28%) Embedded Systems
17 14 (16.87%) LDAP
17 14 (16.87%) FTP
17 14 (16.87%) HTTP
17 14 (16.87%) Kerberos
17 14 (16.87%) NFS
18 9 (10.84%) Embedded C
18 9 (10.84%) Embedded C++

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.30%) TCP/IP
2 14 (16.87%) FTP
2 14 (16.87%) HTTP
2 14 (16.87%) Kerberos
2 14 (16.87%) LDAP
3 7 (8.43%) Ethernet
3 7 (8.43%) GPRS
3 7 (8.43%) GSM
3 7 (8.43%) RS-232
3 7 (8.43%) RS-485
3 7 (8.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.20%) Big Data
2 1 (1.20%) MySQL
2 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (38.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.20%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.43%) Electronics
2 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.99%) MFC
2 32 (38.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 32 (38.55%) COM
2 32 (38.55%) STL
3 2 (2.41%) REST
3 2 (2.41%) SOAP
4 1 (1.20%) .NET
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.20%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (46.99%) Computer Science
2 16 (19.28%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (8.43%) Home Automation
4 2 (2.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.20%) BBC
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.51%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (98.80%) Software Engineering
2 34 (40.96%) Multithreading
3 32 (38.55%) SDLC
4 28 (33.73%) TDD
5 24 (28.92%) Mathematics
6 20 (24.10%) Physics
7 9 (10.84%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.20%) MVC
9 1 (1.20%) UML
9 1 (1.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (95.18%) C++
2 60 (72.29%) C
3 55 (66.27%) C#
4 33 (39.76%) SQL
5 24 (28.92%) Python
6 23 (27.71%) Java
7 9 (10.84%) Embedded C
7 9 (10.84%) Embedded C++
8 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (60.24%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) NFS
2 7 (8.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) EMC
2 7 (8.43%) NEC
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