Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 42 50
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 233 182 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.05% 5.85% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.46% 6.83% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 252 291 302
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 2464 2664 3737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 85.11% 85.60% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2243 2997
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +4 138 £45,000 +28.57%
High Wycombe +34 37 £47,500 -5.00%
Aylesbury -2 13 £42,500 -2.86% 4
Amersham - 9 £47,000 -
Marlow -10 7 £37,500 -16.67%
Chesham - 3 £50,000 -
Bletchley - 2 £39,500 -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 138 (59.23%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (43.78%) Degree
3 94 (40.34%) C#
4 87 (37.34%) Java
5 86 (36.91%) SQL
6 83 (35.62%) Computer Science
7 79 (33.91%) JavaScript
8 76 (32.62%) .NET
9 72 (30.90%) C++
10 69 (29.61%) Linux
11 64 (27.47%) Windows
12 53 (22.75%) CSS
12 53 (22.75%) Computer Science Degree
13 52 (22.32%) Scrum
14 47 (20.17%) Git (software)
15 46 (19.74%) HTML
15 46 (19.74%) Microsoft
16 44 (18.88%) Visual Studio
17 43 (18.45%) Microservices
18 42 (18.03%) jQuery
19 41 (17.60%) WPF
20 39 (16.74%) AngularJS
21 37 (15.88%) SDLC
22 36 (15.45%) Multithreading
23 35 (15.02%) Python
24 34 (14.59%) Spring
24 34 (14.59%) Jenkins
24 34 (14.59%) NoSQL
25 32 (13.73%) SQL Server
26 29 (12.45%) TDD

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 10 (4.29%) IIS
2 8 (3.43%) Confluence
3 7 (3.00%) Apache
3 7 (3.00%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.15%) CMS
6 4 (1.72%) Drupal
6 4 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.72%) SugarCRM
7 2 (0.86%) nginx
8 1 (0.43%) Hubot
8 1 (0.43%) JBoss
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.43%) WildFly
8 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.01%) GitHub
2 16 (6.87%) OpenShift
3 13 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.15%) npm
6 3 (1.29%) SaaS
7 2 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.15%) Internet
2 5 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.29%) HTTP
4 2 (0.86%) Firewall
4 2 (0.86%) ISDN
4 2 (0.86%) VoIP
4 2 (0.86%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.43%) LDAP
5 1 (0.43%) PCoIP
5 1 (0.43%) PSTN
5 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.43%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.59%) NoSQL
2 32 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.73%) MySQL
4 14 (6.01%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.29%) Big Data
6 9 (3.86%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.86%) MariaDB
6 9 (3.86%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (3.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (3.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (3.86%) Oracle Exadata
6 9 (3.86%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.86%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (20.17%) Git (software)
2 44 (18.88%) Visual Studio
3 34 (14.59%) Jenkins
4 20 (8.58%) Maven
5 18 (7.73%) Subversion
6 16 (6.87%) JIRA
7 15 (6.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (6.01%) Sonatype Nexus
9 11 (4.72%) JUnit
10 10 (4.29%) IntelliJ
11 9 (3.86%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (3.86%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (3.43%) TeamCity
13 7 (3.00%) GitLab
14 6 (2.58%) Selenium
15 5 (2.15%) Ant
15 5 (2.15%) Eclipse
16 4 (1.72%) Bitbucket
16 4 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
16 4 (1.72%) Mocha
General
1 17 (7.30%) Finance
2 14 (6.01%) Banking
3 10 (4.29%) Automotive
4 9 (3.86%) Publishing
4 9 (3.86%) Retail
5 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.86%) Electronics
6 2 (0.86%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 120 (51.50%) Software Engineer
2 76 (32.62%) Developer
3 39 (16.74%) C++ Software Engineer
4 28 (12.02%) Senior Developer
4 28 (12.02%) Software Developer
5 26 (11.16%) C# Developer
6 24 (10.30%) .NET Developer
6 24 (10.30%) Java Developer
7 21 (9.01%) C# Software Engineer
8 16 (6.87%) Python Software Engineer
9 15 (6.44%) Agile Developer
9 15 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (6.44%) Senior Software Developer
10 14 (6.01%) Java Engineer
10 14 (6.01%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (5.58%) Junior
12 12 (5.15%) .NET Software Developer
12 12 (5.15%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (5.15%) Senior Software Engineer
13 11 (4.72%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (32.62%) .NET
2 53 (22.75%) CSS
3 46 (19.74%) HTML
4 42 (18.03%) jQuery
5 41 (17.60%) WPF
6 39 (16.74%) AngularJS
7 34 (14.59%) Spring
8 25 (10.73%) ASP.NET
8 25 (10.73%) REST
9 24 (10.30%) XML
10 23 (9.87%) Hibernate
10 23 (9.87%) HTML5
11 22 (9.44%) RESTful
11 22 (9.44%) WinForms
12 20 (8.58%) WCF
13 18 (7.73%) .NET Framework
14 17 (7.30%) Web Services
15 16 (6.87%) JSON
16 15 (6.44%) MFC
16 15 (6.44%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 83 (35.62%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.73%) Algorithms
3 13 (5.58%) Client/Server
4 12 (5.15%) Fintech
5 9 (3.86%) Video\Live Streaming
6 8 (3.43%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.58%) User Experience
9 5 (2.15%) iPad
10 3 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.43%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 69 (29.61%) Linux
2 64 (27.47%) Windows
3 28 (12.02%) Unix
4 12 (5.15%) Android
5 10 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.15%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.86%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (59.23%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.32%) Scrum
3 43 (18.45%) Microservices
4 37 (15.88%) SDLC
5 36 (15.45%) Multithreading
6 29 (12.45%) TDD
7 26 (11.16%) MVC
8 25 (10.73%) Mathematics
9 23 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (9.44%) Front End Development
10 22 (9.44%) OO
10 22 (9.44%) Physics
11 20 (8.58%) DevOps
12 18 (7.73%) OOD
13 16 (6.87%) Unit Testing
14 15 (6.44%) Open Source
15 14 (6.01%) Computer Vision
15 14 (6.01%) Software Delivery
16 13 (5.58%) Issue Tracking
17 12 (5.15%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 94 (40.34%) C#
2 87 (37.34%) Java
3 86 (36.91%) SQL
4 79 (33.91%) JavaScript
5 72 (30.90%) C++
6 35 (15.02%) Python
7 24 (10.30%) C
8 13 (5.58%) PHP
9 11 (4.72%) PL/SQL
9 11 (4.72%) Scala
9 11 (4.72%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.86%) Korn
11 6 (2.58%) Groovy
12 4 (1.72%) Go
12 4 (1.72%) Haskell
12 4 (1.72%) Perl
12 4 (1.72%) Ruby
12 4 (1.72%) VC++
13 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.86%) ES6
Qualifications
1 102 (43.78%) Degree
2 53 (22.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (6.01%) PhD
4 3 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.86%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.43%) QA
2 4 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.86%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.86%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (10.73%) Docker
2 9 (3.86%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.86%) Data Guard
1 9 (3.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (3.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.15%) Puppet
3 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.43%) Ansible
4 1 (0.43%) Nagios
4 1 (0.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 46 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.44%) Oracle
3 11 (4.72%) Google
4 4 (1.72%) IBM
4 4 (1.72%) Zend
5 3 (1.29%) Sun
6 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.86%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.43%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.43%) Citrix
7 1 (0.43%) DocuSign
7 1 (0.43%) Kofax
7 1 (0.43%) VMware
7 1 (0.43%) Xamarin