The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

Software Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 78 80
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 41 42 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.89% 2.50% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.61% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 55
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,364 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1377 1610 2154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 97.04% 95.95% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1286 1629
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +23 38 £42,500 +6.25% 1
High Wycombe +13 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 67 (94.37%) Software Engineering
2 39 (54.93%) C++
3 38 (53.52%) Java
4 37 (52.11%) OO
5 31 (43.66%) C#
6 25 (35.21%) HTML
6 25 (35.21%) PHP
7 24 (33.80%) Computer Science
8 23 (32.39%) Linux
9 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
10 21 (29.58%) NoSQL
11 18 (25.35%) Python
12 17 (23.94%) Web Services
12 17 (23.94%) OOP
13 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
13 15 (21.13%) Big Data
13 15 (21.13%) AngularJS
13 15 (21.13%) .NET
13 15 (21.13%) MySQL
14 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
14 14 (19.72%) XML
14 14 (19.72%) SOAP
15 13 (18.31%) SQL
15 13 (18.31%) LAMP
15 13 (18.31%) RESTful
15 13 (18.31%) Open Source
16 12 (16.90%) MVC
16 12 (16.90%) C
16 12 (16.90%) CSS

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.90%) Apache
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) Intranet
2 3 (4.23%) Wireless
3 1 (1.41%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.41%) GPRS
3 1 (1.41%) GSM
3 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) NoSQL
2 15 (21.13%) Big Data
2 15 (21.13%) MongoDB
2 15 (21.13%) MySQL
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.23%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.23%) IntelliJ
2 3 (4.23%) NetBeans
2 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Mockito
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (5.63%) Advertising
2 2 (2.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) HTML
2 17 (23.94%) Web Services
3 15 (21.13%) .NET
3 15 (21.13%) AngularJS
4 14 (19.72%) SOAP
4 14 (19.72%) XML
5 13 (18.31%) LAMP
5 13 (18.31%) RESTful
6 12 (16.90%) CSS
7 7 (9.86%) jQuery
7 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
9 5 (7.04%) REST
9 5 (7.04%) WPF
10 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.63%) Spring
11 3 (4.23%) JSF
11 3 (4.23%) Spring Web Flow
12 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.08%) Data Structures
3 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.41%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Android
3 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (94.37%) Software Engineering
2 37 (52.11%) OO
3 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.94%) OOP
5 13 (18.31%) Open Source
6 12 (16.90%) MVC
7 6 (8.45%) Microservices
7 6 (8.45%) TDD
8 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.04%) Prototyping
8 5 (7.04%) Scrum
9 4 (5.63%) Mathematics
10 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.23%) Time Management
10 3 (4.23%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.23%) Web Development
11 2 (2.82%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (2.82%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
11 2 (2.82%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) C++
2 38 (53.52%) Java
3 31 (43.66%) C#
4 25 (35.21%) PHP
5 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
6 18 (25.35%) Python
7 13 (18.31%) SQL
8 12 (16.90%) C
9 9 (12.68%) Ruby
10 5 (7.04%) Embedded C
11 4 (5.63%) Objective-C
12 3 (4.23%) VC++
13 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.41%) Perl
14 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.82%) PhD
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
2 5 (7.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.41%) Zend
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