Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 34 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 186 200 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.48% 6.82% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 7.87% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 195 211 310
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,600 £55,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 2,419 2,540 3,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 84.26% 86.66% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,897 2,128 2,658
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -12 110 £43,053 +7.63% 19
High Wycombe +24 22 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Aylesbury -5 12 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Marlow -11 11 £52,500 +31.25%
Amersham - 7 £47,000 - 1
Chesham - 5 £40,000 -
Buckingham +3 2 £46,250 +15.63% 1
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 113 (60.75%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (40.32%) SQL
3 69 (37.10%) Java
3 69 (37.10%) Degree
4 66 (35.48%) C#
5 64 (34.41%) .NET
6 58 (31.18%) Computer Science
7 57 (30.65%) JavaScript
8 55 (29.57%) C++
9 52 (27.96%) Linux
10 50 (26.88%) Windows
11 47 (25.27%) Scrum
12 42 (22.58%) CSS
12 42 (22.58%) TDD
13 37 (19.89%) Computer Science Degree
14 35 (18.82%) Git (software)
14 35 (18.82%) Python
15 33 (17.74%) NoSQL
16 32 (17.20%) SQL Server
16 32 (17.20%) WPF
17 31 (16.67%) HTML
17 31 (16.67%) AngularJS
17 31 (16.67%) Microservices
18 30 (16.13%) Visual Studio
18 30 (16.13%) jQuery
19 28 (15.05%) OO
19 28 (15.05%) Microsoft
20 27 (14.52%) ASP.NET
20 27 (14.52%) Unix
21 24 (12.90%) MVC

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 11 (5.91%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.76%) Confluence
2 7 (3.76%) IIS
3 6 (3.23%) Apache
4 5 (2.69%) CMS
5 4 (2.15%) Drupal
5 4 (2.15%) SugarCRM
5 4 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.54%) nginx
7 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.91%) GitHub
3 8 (4.30%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.69%) npm
5 4 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.54%) PaaS
6 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.91%) Internet
2 3 (1.61%) HTTP
2 3 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.54%) Firewall
3 1 (0.54%) RFID
3 1 (0.54%) SpaceWire
3 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.74%) NoSQL
2 32 (17.20%) SQL Server
3 18 (9.68%) Big Data
4 17 (9.14%) MySQL
5 14 (7.53%) Hadoop
6 13 (6.99%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.99%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.91%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.76%) MariaDB
8 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (3.23%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.15%) NewSQL
11 3 (1.61%) HBase
11 3 (1.61%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (18.82%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.13%) Visual Studio
3 18 (9.68%) JIRA
4 15 (8.06%) IntelliJ
4 15 (8.06%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.99%) Ant
5 13 (6.99%) Maven
6 12 (6.45%) Eclipse
6 12 (6.45%) Subversion
7 10 (5.38%) TeamCity
8 9 (4.84%) Gradle
8 9 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (3.23%) GitLab
9 6 (3.23%) JUnit
9 6 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (2.69%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.15%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (2.15%) Mocha
11 4 (2.15%) Protractor
11 4 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (11.29%) Finance
2 13 (6.99%) Banking
3 6 (3.23%) Automotive
3 6 (3.23%) Publishing
3 6 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) Games
4 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 84 (45.16%) Software Engineer
2 77 (41.40%) Developer
3 33 (17.74%) C++ Software Engineer
4 31 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 30 (16.13%) .NET Developer
6 26 (13.98%) Software Developer
7 21 (11.29%) Agile Developer
8 20 (10.75%) Java Developer
9 19 (10.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (10.22%) Junior
9 19 (10.22%) Senior Developer
10 15 (8.06%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (7.53%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (6.99%) Agile Java Developer
12 13 (6.99%) C# Software Engineer
13 12 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (5.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (5.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (34.41%) .NET
2 42 (22.58%) CSS
3 32 (17.20%) WPF
4 31 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 31 (16.67%) HTML
5 30 (16.13%) jQuery
6 27 (14.52%) ASP.NET
7 22 (11.83%) RESTful
7 22 (11.83%) Spring
8 19 (10.22%) .NET Framework
8 19 (10.22%) JSON
8 19 (10.22%) XML
9 18 (9.68%) HTML5
10 16 (8.60%) Web Services
10 16 (8.60%) WinForms
11 15 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (7.53%) Qt
13 13 (6.99%) Castle Windsor
13 13 (6.99%) REST
14 12 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 58 (31.18%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.37%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.91%) Fintech
4 9 (4.84%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.30%) Video\Live Streaming
6 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (3.76%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.76%) User Experience
7 2 (1.08%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.54%) NHS
8 1 (0.54%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 52 (27.96%) Linux
2 50 (26.88%) Windows
3 27 (14.52%) Unix
4 9 (4.84%) Android
5 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.15%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (60.75%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.27%) Scrum
3 42 (22.58%) TDD
4 31 (16.67%) Microservices
5 28 (15.05%) OO
6 24 (12.90%) Front End Development
6 24 (12.90%) Multithreading
6 24 (12.90%) MVC
7 22 (11.83%) SDLC
8 21 (11.29%) Mathematics
9 18 (9.68%) Physics
10 16 (8.60%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.06%) BDD
11 15 (8.06%) Open Source
12 14 (7.53%) OOD
12 14 (7.53%) Software Delivery
12 14 (7.53%) Unit Testing
13 12 (6.45%) DevOps
13 12 (6.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 75 (40.32%) SQL
2 69 (37.10%) Java
3 66 (35.48%) C#
4 57 (30.65%) JavaScript
5 55 (29.57%) C++
6 35 (18.82%) Python
7 19 (10.22%) Scala
8 15 (8.06%) C
9 14 (7.53%) PHP
10 13 (6.99%) Go
11 12 (6.45%) VB.NET
12 7 (3.76%) VC++
13 6 (3.23%) Korn
13 6 (3.23%) PL/SQL
13 6 (3.23%) Ruby
14 5 (2.69%) Embedded C++
15 4 (2.15%) Haskell
16 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.54%) Assembly Language
17 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (37.10%) Degree
2 37 (19.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.38%) PhD
4 2 (1.08%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.54%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.54%) MCSE
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.15%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) ISO 13485
2 2 (1.08%) TickIT
3 1 (0.54%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 15 (8.06%) Docker
2 6 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.61%) Firmware
4 2 (1.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.23%) Data Guard
1 6 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.54%) Nagios
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.29%) Oracle
3 8 (4.30%) Google
4 4 (2.15%) IBM
4 4 (2.15%) Zend
5 3 (1.61%) Axosoft
5 3 (1.61%) Cloudera
5 3 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.54%) DocuSign
6 1 (0.54%) Kofax
6 1 (0.54%) RedGate
6 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.54%) Xamarin