Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 36 50
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 67 130 130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.20% 5.83% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 6.54% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77 140 120
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,750 £34,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,500 £68,750 £65,100
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,189 1,989 2,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 92.24% 89.23% 88.97%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1,495 2,040
Median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% +2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,375 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 2020. 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 -7 47 £50,000 - 4
Amersham -6 9 £75,000 +11.11% 2
Chesham - 4 £47,500 -
Buckingham - 3 £65,000 -
Marlow +21 1 £50,000 -16.67%
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
2 23 (34.33%) C#
3 22 (32.84%) Java
4 21 (31.34%) HTML
5 20 (29.85%) .NET
6 19 (28.36%) CSS
6 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (26.87%) RESTful
7 18 (26.87%) AngularJS
8 17 (25.37%) Web Development
9 16 (23.88%) AWS
10 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET
11 13 (19.40%) Spring
11 13 (19.40%) Spring Boot
12 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
13 11 (16.42%) SQL
13 11 (16.42%) C++
13 11 (16.42%) Front End Development
13 11 (16.42%) Spring Cloud
13 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (14.93%) Customer-Centricity
14 10 (14.93%) SDLC
14 10 (14.93%) SaaS
14 10 (14.93%) MVC
15 9 (13.43%) Linux
15 9 (13.43%) TDD
15 9 (13.43%) Degree
15 9 (13.43%) Multithreading
16 8 (11.94%) Node.js
16 8 (11.94%) Concurrent Programming

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 1 (1.49%) Apache
1 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.97%) Sketch
2 4 (5.97%) Zeplin
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) AWS
2 10 (14.93%) SaaS
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon Cognito
3 5 (7.46%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (7.46%) Azure
3 5 (7.46%) npm
4 4 (5.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) LAN
2 3 (4.48%) RS-232
3 2 (2.99%) HTTP
3 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) VoIP
4 1 (1.49%) INAP
4 1 (1.49%) LTE
4 1 (1.49%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) SS7
4 1 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) MySQL
2 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Bugzilla
1 7 (10.45%) Subversion
2 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) webpack
3 4 (5.97%) Babel
3 4 (5.97%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.97%) JIRA
3 4 (5.97%) StarTeam
4 2 (2.99%) NUnit
5 1 (1.49%) gulp
5 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (8.96%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Electronics
3 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.48%) Law
4 3 (4.48%) Police
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (40.30%) Developer
2 26 (38.81%) Software Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (16.42%) .NET Developer
4 11 (16.42%) C# Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Java Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (7.46%) HTML Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Lead Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Senior Java Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) HTML
2 20 (29.85%) .NET
3 19 (28.36%) CSS
4 18 (26.87%) AngularJS
4 18 (26.87%) RESTful
5 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET
6 13 (19.40%) Spring
6 13 (19.40%) Spring Boot
7 11 (16.42%) Spring Cloud
8 8 (11.94%) Node.js
8 8 (11.94%) React
9 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (10.45%) Kafka
9 7 (10.45%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (10.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.96%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.96%) HTML5
10 6 (8.96%) WPF
11 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Android
2 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.97%) Windows
4 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) Web Development
3 11 (16.42%) Front End Development
3 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (14.93%) Customer-Centricity
4 10 (14.93%) MVC
4 10 (14.93%) SDLC
5 9 (13.43%) Multithreading
5 9 (13.43%) TDD
6 8 (11.94%) Concurrent Programming
7 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
7 7 (10.45%) Microservices
8 6 (8.96%) Presales
8 6 (8.96%) Scrum
9 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.46%) Product Roadmap
9 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.97%) Project Management
10 4 (5.97%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
2 23 (34.33%) C#
3 22 (32.84%) Java
4 11 (16.42%) C++
4 11 (16.42%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) C
6 6 (8.96%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.97%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.48%) Java 8
8 3 (4.48%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.49%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) IEC 62304
2 3 (4.48%) IEC 61508
2 3 (4.48%) ISO 13485
2 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.99%) QA
4 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Firmware
2 7 (10.45%) Docker
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.46%) Xamarin
2 4 (5.97%) Perforce
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) Avaya
4 1 (1.49%) Genesys
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.49%) VMware