Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 30 42
Rank change year-on-year -29 +12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 107 208 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.45% 7.37% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 8.24% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 104 224 254
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +17.50% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £53,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 2,170 2,524 2,715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 90.34% 89.44% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,769 2,000 2,302
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -15 80 £49,000 +12.64% 30
High Wycombe -21 13 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Amersham -5 2 £45,000 -4.26%
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 55 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (44.86%) C#
3 42 (39.25%) Java
4 35 (32.71%) .NET
5 34 (31.78%) SQL
6 31 (28.97%) Degree
7 30 (28.04%) AngularJS
8 28 (26.17%) Computer Science
9 27 (25.23%) Git (software)
10 26 (24.30%) HTML
11 25 (23.36%) MVC
12 24 (22.43%) TDD
13 23 (21.50%) C++
14 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
15 21 (19.63%) CSS
15 21 (19.63%) OO
16 20 (18.69%) XML
16 20 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (17.76%) jQuery
17 19 (17.76%) Spring
17 19 (17.76%) SDLC
17 19 (17.76%) Computer Science Degree
18 17 (15.89%) RESTful
18 17 (15.89%) MySQL
19 16 (14.95%) OOP
19 16 (14.95%) PHP
19 16 (14.95%) Scrum
19 16 (14.95%) Microservices
20 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
21 14 (13.08%) 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 11 (10.28%) Apache
2 6 (5.61%) CMS
3 5 (4.67%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.67%) concrete5
3 5 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.67%) WordPress
4 4 (3.74%) JBoss
4 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.93%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.93%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (5.61%) GitHub
2 6 (5.61%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.93%) Firebase
4 1 (0.93%) IaaS
4 1 (0.93%) NuGet
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) VPN
2 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.89%) MySQL
2 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.21%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.74%) Blockchain
6 3 (2.80%) Big Data
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.87%) DB2
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.87%) Redis
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.93%) GIS
8 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.93%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.93%) HBase
8 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.93%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 27 (25.23%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.21%) Maven
4 8 (7.48%) Visual Studio
5 6 (5.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (5.61%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.67%) Webistrano
7 4 (3.74%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (3.74%) Gradle
7 4 (3.74%) JIRA
8 3 (2.80%) Selenium
9 2 (1.87%) Subversion
9 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.93%) JMeter
10 1 (0.93%) JUnit
10 1 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 14 (13.08%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Retail
3 6 (5.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Electronics
5 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (41.12%) Software Engineer
2 40 (37.38%) Developer
3 9 (8.41%) Java Developer
4 8 (7.48%) C# Developer
4 8 (7.48%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) Junior
5 7 (6.54%) Lead Developer
5 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
6 6 (5.61%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.67%) C# Application Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Junior Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Lead PHP Developer
7 5 (4.67%) PHP Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.67%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (2.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.71%) .NET
2 30 (28.04%) AngularJS
3 26 (24.30%) HTML
4 21 (19.63%) CSS
5 20 (18.69%) XML
6 19 (17.76%) jQuery
6 19 (17.76%) Spring
7 17 (15.89%) RESTful
8 14 (13.08%) Web Services
9 13 (12.15%) REST
10 12 (11.21%) Node.js
11 11 (10.28%) .NET Core
11 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET
11 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (10.28%) WPF
12 9 (8.41%) .NET Framework
12 9 (8.41%) Entity Framework
12 9 (8.41%) Hibernate
12 9 (8.41%) LAMP
12 9 (8.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.54%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.61%) Blog
4 6 (5.61%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (4.67%) PKI
6 2 (1.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.87%) VHDL
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.93%) ASIC
7 1 (0.93%) Bitcoin
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.08%) Linux
2 8 (7.48%) Android
3 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.87%) Unix
4 1 (0.93%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.17%) Computer Science
3 25 (23.36%) MVC
4 24 (22.43%) TDD
5 21 (19.63%) OO
6 20 (18.69%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (17.76%) SDLC
8 16 (14.95%) Microservices
8 16 (14.95%) OOP
8 16 (14.95%) Scrum
9 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.28%) MVVM
9 11 (10.28%) Web Development
10 10 (9.35%) SOA
10 10 (9.35%) Unit Testing
11 9 (8.41%) Analytical Thinking
11 9 (8.41%) Multithreading
11 9 (8.41%) Open Source
12 8 (7.48%) High Availability
12 8 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.86%) C#
2 42 (39.25%) Java
3 34 (31.78%) SQL
4 23 (21.50%) C++
5 22 (20.56%) JavaScript
6 16 (14.95%) PHP
7 14 (13.08%) Java 8
8 9 (8.41%) Ruby
9 7 (6.54%) Python
9 7 (6.54%) TypeScript
10 5 (4.67%) C
11 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.80%) XPath
12 2 (1.87%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.87%) Scala
13 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.93%) Go
13 1 (0.93%) Magik
13 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.93%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 31 (28.97%) Degree
2 19 (17.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (4.67%) CEH
3 5 (4.67%) CEPT
3 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.67%) CISSP
3 5 (4.67%) GPEN
3 5 (4.67%) OSCP
4 3 (2.80%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.87%) ISEB
5 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.87%) ISO 13485
2 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (11.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Capistrano
1 5 (4.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle
3 7 (6.54%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.67%) Zend
5 2 (1.87%) Altera
5 2 (1.87%) Intel
5 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.93%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.93%) Xero