The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 37 23
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 1.97% 3.07% 7.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 3.08% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 18
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £32,975
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £53,875
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
High Wycombe
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 148 227 305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 97.37% 99.56% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 492 1047 1099
Median salary £33,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in High Wycombe

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in High Wycombe.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in High Wycombe

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the High Wycombe region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (50.00%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (33.33%) Contract Management
4 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
4 2 (33.33%) Packer
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) PCoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Military
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) VMS
4 2 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) PCoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) VMS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Contract Management
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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