Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 61 29
Rank change year-on-year +40 -32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 169 103 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.26% 4.01% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 4.48% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 158 89 252
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +27.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,775
90th Percentile £69,875 £64,400 £64,875
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 2,060 2,301 2,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.49% 89.53% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,554 1,904 2,041
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 2019. 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 +28 129 £50,000 - 24
High Wycombe +17 19 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Beaconsfield - 4 £55,000 - 1
Amersham -3 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Olney - 3 £45,000 -
Marlow -2 2 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Buckingham -2 2 £50,000 - 1
Aylesbury - 1 £37,500 - 1
Bletchley - 1 £65,000 -
Software Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 78 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (40.83%) JavaScript
3 58 (34.32%) C#
4 48 (28.40%) SQL
5 45 (26.63%) Degree
6 44 (26.04%) HTML
7 42 (24.85%) SQL Server
7 42 (24.85%) CSS
8 40 (23.67%) .NET
9 39 (23.08%) Linux
10 38 (22.49%) Git (software)
11 37 (21.89%) PHP
12 35 (20.71%) SaaS
13 34 (20.12%) Scrum
14 33 (19.53%) RESTful
15 32 (18.93%) Python
16 30 (17.75%) MySQL
17 29 (17.16%) C++
17 29 (17.16%) Microsoft
18 28 (16.57%) Java
18 28 (16.57%) AngularJS
19 27 (15.98%) Windows
20 26 (15.38%) Oracle
20 26 (15.38%) Computer Science
21 25 (14.79%) MVC
21 25 (14.79%) Docker
21 25 (14.79%) Problem-Solving
22 24 (14.20%) Self-Motivation
22 24 (14.20%) Computer Science Degree
22 24 (14.20%) ASP.NET

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 14 (8.28%) Apache
2 8 (4.73%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.55%) Confluence
3 6 (3.55%) GlassFish
3 6 (3.55%) JBoss
3 6 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.18%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.18%) CICS
4 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.59%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.71%) SaaS
2 15 (8.88%) AWS
3 11 (6.51%) Azure
4 6 (3.55%) Power Platform
5 3 (1.78%) GitHub
5 3 (1.78%) IaaS
6 2 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.55%) Wireless
3 5 (2.96%) Internet
4 4 (2.37%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.18%) Firewall
6 2 (1.18%) LTE
6 2 (1.18%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.59%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.75%) MySQL
3 22 (13.02%) RDBMS
3 22 (13.02%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.55%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.55%) Power BI
5 6 (3.55%) Redis
6 3 (1.78%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.18%) DB2
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.59%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 38 (22.49%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.43%) JIRA
3 17 (10.06%) Jenkins
4 13 (7.69%) Maven
5 8 (4.73%) Selenium
6 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio
7 6 (3.55%) PHPUnit
7 6 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.37%) Subversion
9 2 (1.18%) XPEDITER
10 1 (0.59%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.59%) JUnit
10 1 (0.59%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.59%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (11.24%) Finance
2 18 (10.65%) Automotive
3 9 (5.33%) Retail
4 6 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.96%) Billing
5 5 (2.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (36.09%) Developer
2 58 (34.32%) Software Engineer
3 19 (11.24%) Java Developer
3 19 (11.24%) Senior Developer
4 18 (10.65%) .NET Developer
4 18 (10.65%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (8.88%) Administrator
5 15 (8.88%) C# Developer
5 15 (8.88%) DBA
5 15 (8.88%) MySQL DBA
6 13 (7.69%) Graduate
7 12 (7.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (7.10%) Junior
8 11 (6.51%) Embedded Engineer
8 11 (6.51%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.92%) .NET Software Engineer
9 10 (5.92%) Graduate Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.04%) HTML
2 42 (24.85%) CSS
3 40 (23.67%) .NET
4 33 (19.53%) RESTful
5 28 (16.57%) AngularJS
6 24 (14.20%) ASP.NET
7 23 (13.61%) Spring
8 17 (10.06%) Hibernate
8 17 (10.06%) React
9 16 (9.47%) SOAP
10 15 (8.88%) XML
11 14 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (5.92%) .NET Core
13 10 (5.92%) .NET Framework
13 10 (5.92%) jQuery
14 9 (5.33%) Ajax
14 9 (5.33%) LAMP
14 9 (5.33%) REST
15 8 (4.73%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.20%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (10.65%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (9.47%) Replication
4 10 (5.92%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.73%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.37%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (2.37%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (2.37%) User Experience
7 3 (1.78%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.78%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.78%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.18%) CUDA
8 2 (1.18%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.08%) Linux
2 27 (15.98%) Windows
3 6 (3.55%) Android
3 6 (3.55%) Unix
4 5 (2.96%) FreeBSD
5 3 (1.78%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.18%) CentOS
6 2 (1.18%) Debian
6 2 (1.18%) FreeRTOS
6 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.12%) Scrum
3 26 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 25 (14.79%) MVC
4 25 (14.79%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (13.61%) Microservices
6 21 (12.43%) Data Modelling
7 19 (11.24%) SDLC
8 18 (10.65%) High Availability
9 17 (10.06%) OO
9 17 (10.06%) Test Automation
10 16 (9.47%) Capacity Planning
10 16 (9.47%) Data Security
10 16 (9.47%) OOP
10 16 (9.47%) Patch Management
10 16 (9.47%) Performance Analysis
10 16 (9.47%) User Stories
11 15 (8.88%) Proactive Monitoring
11 15 (8.88%) Sprint Planning
12 12 (7.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 69 (40.83%) JavaScript
2 58 (34.32%) C#
3 48 (28.40%) SQL
4 37 (21.89%) PHP
5 32 (18.93%) Python
6 29 (17.16%) C++
7 28 (16.57%) Java
8 19 (11.24%) Ruby
9 18 (10.65%) C
10 11 (6.51%) PL/SQL
11 8 (4.73%) Embedded C
11 8 (4.73%) TypeScript
12 7 (4.14%) Java 8
13 5 (2.96%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.78%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.18%) COBOL
15 2 (1.18%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.18%) ES6
15 2 (1.18%) Go
Qualifications
1 45 (26.63%) Degree
2 24 (14.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.55%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) ISO 13485
1 6 (3.55%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.37%) QA
3 3 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.78%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) MISRA
System Software
1 25 (14.79%) Docker
2 8 (4.73%) Firmware
3 2 (1.18%) HDFS
3 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.33%) Terraform
2 7 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.55%) Marathon
3 6 (3.55%) Mesos
4 4 (2.37%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.59%) Ansible
5 1 (0.59%) Puppet
5 1 (0.59%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 29 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.38%) Oracle
3 5 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.96%) SAP
3 5 (2.96%) Xero
4 3 (1.78%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.18%) Compuware
5 2 (1.18%) Dell
5 2 (1.18%) IBM
5 2 (1.18%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.18%) Talend
5 2 (1.18%) VMware
6 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.59%) Sun