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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 113 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.78% 7.94% 6.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 9.24% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 102 105 130
Median salary £47,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1281 1244 2024
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.22% 85.85% 84.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 1037 1576
Median salary £47,000 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 91 £45,000 +22.44% 4
Amersham - 9 £47,000 -
High Wycombe +2 4 £46,250 -22.91% 1
Aylesbury -12 3 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Bletchley - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 107 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (46.01%) Java
3 91 (42.72%) Computer Science
4 83 (38.97%) Degree
5 80 (37.56%) Linux
6 79 (37.09%) C#
7 61 (28.64%) C++
7 61 (28.64%) OO
8 59 (27.70%) JavaScript
9 56 (26.29%) SQL
10 52 (24.41%) HTML
11 47 (22.07%) XML
12 45 (21.13%) Web Services
13 44 (20.66%) CSS
14 41 (19.25%) MySQL
15 40 (18.78%) .NET
15 40 (18.78%) Python
16 38 (17.84%) Computer Science Degree
17 37 (17.37%) Git (software)
18 36 (16.90%) AngularJS
18 36 (16.90%) PHP
18 36 (16.90%) MVC
19 35 (16.43%) Microsoft
19 35 (16.43%) jQuery
20 34 (15.96%) Apache
21 33 (15.49%) Windows
21 33 (15.49%) SQL Server
21 33 (15.49%) LAMP
21 33 (15.49%) Spring
22 31 (14.55%) Oracle

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 34 (15.96%) Apache
2 10 (4.69%) JBoss
2 10 (4.69%) WildFly
3 5 (2.35%) Hubot
3 5 (2.35%) IIS
4 3 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.47%) nginx
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Maple
2 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (5.16%) SaaS
2 10 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.41%) GitHub
5 2 (0.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.88%) Internet
2 2 (0.94%) Intranet
2 2 (0.94%) PCoIP
2 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.47%) Firewall
3 1 (0.47%) ISDN
3 1 (0.47%) LDAP
3 1 (0.47%) PSTN
3 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.47%) SS7
3 1 (0.47%) VoIP
3 1 (0.47%) VPN
3 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.25%) MySQL
2 33 (15.49%) SQL Server
3 23 (10.80%) NoSQL
4 19 (8.92%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.57%) Big Data
6 11 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle Exadata
7 9 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.82%) Pentaho
8 6 (2.82%) QlikView
8 6 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.88%) OLTP
9 4 (1.88%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 37 (17.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.27%) Jenkins
3 18 (8.45%) Selenium
4 16 (7.51%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (5.16%) Subversion
7 9 (4.23%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (3.76%) Maven
9 7 (3.29%) JUnit
9 7 (3.29%) LabVIEW
10 6 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (2.35%) JIRA
12 2 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.94%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.94%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.47%) NetBeans
13 1 (0.47%) NUnit
13 1 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (10.80%) Finance
2 12 (5.63%) Automotive
2 12 (5.63%) Retail
3 10 (4.69%) Electronics
4 9 (4.23%) Publishing
5 8 (3.76%) Marketing
6 4 (1.88%) Advertising
7 3 (1.41%) Banking
7 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.94%) Games
8 2 (0.94%) German Language
8 2 (0.94%) Military
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 112 (52.58%) Developer
2 79 (37.09%) Software Engineer
3 53 (24.88%) Java Developer
4 43 (20.19%) Software Developer
5 31 (14.55%) Senior Developer
6 24 (11.27%) C# Developer
6 24 (11.27%) C# Software Engineer
7 23 (10.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 17 (7.98%) Java Engineer
8 17 (7.98%) Java Software Engineer
9 15 (7.04%) C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (7.04%) PHP Developer
9 15 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (6.57%) C# Software Developer
10 14 (6.57%) Graduate
10 14 (6.57%) Java Software Developer
11 13 (6.10%) Programmer
11 13 (6.10%) Senior Software Developer
12 10 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (4.23%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (24.41%) HTML
2 47 (22.07%) XML
3 45 (21.13%) Web Services
4 44 (20.66%) CSS
5 40 (18.78%) .NET
6 36 (16.90%) AngularJS
7 35 (16.43%) jQuery
8 33 (15.49%) LAMP
8 33 (15.49%) Spring
9 26 (12.21%) SOAP
10 23 (10.80%) Hibernate
10 23 (10.80%) REST
11 22 (10.33%) JSP
12 21 (9.86%) Java EE
12 21 (9.86%) RESTful
13 20 (9.39%) WPF
14 18 (8.45%) J2EE
15 17 (7.98%) HTML5
15 17 (7.98%) Spring Boot
16 15 (7.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 91 (42.72%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.63%) Algorithms
2 12 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.16%) Fintech
4 10 (4.69%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.76%) User Experience
6 4 (1.88%) Internet of Things
6 4 (1.88%) Smart City
6 4 (1.88%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.41%) iPad
8 2 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) CUDA
9 1 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 80 (37.56%) Linux
2 33 (15.49%) Windows
3 11 (5.16%) Android
3 11 (5.16%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.69%) Ubuntu
4 10 (4.69%) Unix
5 6 (2.82%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.94%) VMS
8 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.64%) OO
3 36 (16.90%) MVC
4 30 (14.08%) OOP
5 28 (13.15%) Microservices
5 28 (13.15%) Web Development
6 26 (12.21%) Scrum
7 25 (11.74%) Open Source
8 21 (9.86%) Mathematics
9 18 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (7.98%) TDD
11 16 (7.51%) Analytics
12 14 (6.57%) Data Analytics
12 14 (6.57%) User Stories
13 13 (6.10%) SDLC
14 12 (5.63%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.16%) SOA
16 10 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (4.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (46.01%) Java
2 79 (37.09%) C#
3 61 (28.64%) C++
4 59 (27.70%) JavaScript
5 56 (26.29%) SQL
6 40 (18.78%) Python
7 36 (16.90%) PHP
8 24 (11.27%) PL/SQL
9 21 (9.86%) C
10 13 (6.10%) ECMAScript
10 13 (6.10%) ES6
11 10 (4.69%) Objective-C
12 9 (4.23%) Korn
12 9 (4.23%) Ruby
13 7 (3.29%) MATLAB
14 6 (2.82%) Groovy
14 6 (2.82%) XPath
15 4 (1.88%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.47%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 83 (38.97%) Degree
2 38 (17.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.76%) PhD
4 7 (3.29%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.88%) ISEB
5 4 (1.88%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.88%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.41%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.23%) Docker
1 9 (4.23%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.88%) Firmware
3 2 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (4.23%) Data Guard
1 9 (4.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (4.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.94%) Packer
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.55%) Oracle
3 11 (5.16%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.29%) Sun
5 6 (2.82%) Cognos
5 6 (2.82%) Informatica
5 6 (2.82%) Jaspersoft
5 6 (2.82%) Talend
6 2 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.47%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.47%) Citrix
7 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.47%) QNX
7 1 (0.47%) VMware
7 1 (0.47%) Zend
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