Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 27 43
Rank change year-on-year -36 +16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 102 226 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.99% 7.92% 6.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 8.81% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 256 280
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.72% +30.56% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,875 £22,750
90th Percentile £64,475 £64,375 £55,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,273 2,565 2,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 89.00% 89.87% 88.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,881 2,028 2,265
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,925 £27,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -25 66 £50,000 +11.11% 13
High Wycombe -21 14 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Marlow +8 5 £47,500 +26.67%
Amersham +6 3 £45,000 -4.26% 1
Buckingham - 1 - -
Iver - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 47 (46.08%) C#
2 46 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (36.27%) .NET
4 35 (34.31%) Java
5 31 (30.39%) Degree
6 30 (29.41%) SQL
7 29 (28.43%) C++
8 26 (25.49%) JavaScript
8 26 (25.49%) SQL Server
9 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
10 22 (21.57%) Computer Science
11 19 (18.63%) HTML
12 18 (17.65%) Scrum
12 18 (17.65%) TDD
13 17 (16.67%) Spring
14 15 (14.71%) OO
14 15 (14.71%) Java 8
15 14 (13.73%) Microservices
15 14 (13.73%) Linux
15 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET
15 14 (13.73%) XML
15 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (12.75%) Visual Studio
16 13 (12.75%) Oracle
16 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (12.75%) Computer Science Degree
17 12 (11.76%) SDLC
17 12 (11.76%) AngularJS
17 12 (11.76%) Web Services

Software Engineering
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 6 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.90%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.92%) JBoss
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.94%) Confluence
5 2 (1.96%) Hubot
6 1 (0.98%) Apache
6 1 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.98%) CMS
6 1 (0.98%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.86%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.96%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.98%) GitHub
6 1 (0.98%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.98%) SaaS
6 1 (0.98%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) AMQP
3 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.98%) LAN
3 1 (0.98%) RS-232
3 1 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) MySQL
3 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.92%) Big Data
4 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.96%) DB2
6 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.96%) Redis
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.98%) GIS
7 1 (0.98%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) QGIS
7 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Visual Studio
2 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.80%) JIRA
4 9 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.88%) Gradle
5 6 (5.88%) Maven
5 6 (5.88%) Subversion
6 5 (4.90%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.94%) Ant
8 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (1.96%) JUnit
9 2 (1.96%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.96%) Selenium
10 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.98%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Retail
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Advertising
4 2 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (0.98%) Billing
5 1 (0.98%) Games
5 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 37 (36.27%) Developer
3 15 (14.71%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.78%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Java Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Junior
7 7 (6.86%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Junior Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.90%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.27%) .NET
2 19 (18.63%) HTML
3 17 (16.67%) Spring
4 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET
4 14 (13.73%) XML
5 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 12 (11.76%) Web Services
7 11 (10.78%) CSS
7 11 (10.78%) REST
8 10 (9.80%) RESTful
9 9 (8.82%) Hibernate
9 9 (8.82%) jQuery
10 8 (7.84%) WPF
11 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.86%) Entity Framework
11 7 (6.86%) WCF
12 6 (5.88%) .NET Core
12 6 (5.88%) Ajax
12 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.86%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.88%) Blog
3 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.94%) Life Science
4 3 (2.94%) Robotics
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.96%) Fintech
5 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.98%) CUDA
6 1 (0.98%) FMCG
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.98%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Linux
2 9 (8.82%) Windows
3 8 (7.84%) Android
4 5 (4.90%) Unix
5 2 (1.96%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.98%) Debian
6 1 (0.98%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.98%) Mesosphere
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.65%) Scrum
2 18 (17.65%) TDD
3 15 (14.71%) OO
4 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (13.73%) Microservices
5 12 (11.76%) SDLC
6 11 (10.78%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.80%) MVC
7 10 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (8.82%) Time Management
9 8 (7.84%) BDD
9 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.84%) OOD
9 8 (7.84%) SOA
9 8 (7.84%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.84%) Web Development
10 7 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.88%) Android Development
11 6 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.08%) C#
2 35 (34.31%) Java
3 30 (29.41%) SQL
4 29 (28.43%) C++
5 26 (25.49%) JavaScript
6 15 (14.71%) Java 8
7 8 (7.84%) C
8 7 (6.86%) Python
9 5 (4.90%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.92%) PHP
11 3 (2.94%) Delphi
11 3 (2.94%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.94%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.94%) Pascal
11 3 (2.94%) Scala
11 3 (2.94%) XPath
12 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (30.39%) Degree
2 13 (12.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) ISEB
4 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.98%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) ISO 13485
1 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (8.82%) Docker
2 5 (4.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.98%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.98%) Grafana
2 1 (0.98%) Marathon
2 1 (0.98%) Mesos
2 1 (0.98%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.75%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.96%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.98%) Intel
5 1 (0.98%) QNX
5 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.98%) SAP
5 1 (0.98%) Xero