Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 35 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 84 109 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.01% 7.11% 8.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 7.70% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 86 116 184
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £36,875 £27,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £52,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +17.50% -2.44%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,320 1,416 1,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 94.42% 92.37% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1,060 1,314
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.81% +1.18% -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.43%) C#
3 34 (40.48%) Java
4 27 (32.14%) SQL
4 27 (32.14%) .NET
5 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
6 24 (28.57%) MVC
7 23 (27.38%) HTML
8 22 (26.19%) Degree
8 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
9 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 21 (25.00%) OO
10 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
11 18 (21.43%) CSS
11 18 (21.43%) Spring
12 17 (20.24%) TDD
13 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
13 16 (19.05%) jQuery
14 15 (17.86%) C++
15 14 (16.67%) PHP
15 14 (16.67%) MySQL
15 14 (16.67%) XML
15 14 (16.67%) Maven
15 14 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
16 13 (15.48%) Self-Motivation
16 13 (15.48%) Scrum
16 13 (15.48%) OOP
16 13 (15.48%) WPF
17 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (14.29%) Microservices

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (11.90%) Apache
2 5 (5.95%) CMS
2 5 (5.95%) concrete5
2 5 (5.95%) WordPress
3 3 (3.57%) JBoss
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.19%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) GitHub
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.14%) OpenShift
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) Firebase
3 1 (1.19%) IaaS
3 1 (1.19%) npm
3 1 (1.19%) NuGet
3 1 (1.19%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) MySQL
2 9 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.76%) Blockchain
5 3 (3.57%) Big Data
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.38%) Redis
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Ignite
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.19%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.19%) HBase
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.19%) QualityStage
7 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.67%) Maven
3 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (5.95%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (5.95%) Gradle
6 5 (5.95%) Webistrano
7 2 (2.38%) JIRA
8 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.19%) JMeter
8 1 (1.19%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.19%) Selenium
8 1 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Marketing
2 6 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 27 (32.14%) Developer
3 11 (13.10%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.95%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Junior
7 5 (5.95%) Lead PHP Developer
7 5 (5.95%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Junior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) .NET
2 23 (27.38%) HTML
3 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (21.43%) CSS
4 18 (21.43%) Spring
5 16 (19.05%) jQuery
6 14 (16.67%) XML
7 13 (15.48%) WPF
8 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET
8 10 (11.90%) Hibernate
8 10 (11.90%) RESTful
8 10 (11.90%) Web Services
9 9 (10.71%) LAMP
9 9 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (9.52%) Node.js
10 8 (9.52%) REST
11 7 (8.33%) Ajax
11 7 (8.33%) Backbone.js
12 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (5.95%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (7.14%) PKI
4 2 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.38%) VHDL
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.19%) ASIC
5 1 (1.19%) Bitcoin
5 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.19%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.57%) MVC
3 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
4 21 (25.00%) OO
5 17 (20.24%) TDD
6 13 (15.48%) OOP
6 13 (15.48%) Scrum
7 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (14.29%) Microservices
7 12 (14.29%) MVVM
7 12 (14.29%) SDLC
8 10 (11.90%) Web Development
9 9 (10.71%) Analytical Thinking
9 9 (10.71%) Open Source
10 8 (9.52%) BDD
10 8 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (8.33%) Commercial Awareness
11 7 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (8.33%) Decision-Making
11 7 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.43%) C#
2 34 (40.48%) Java
3 27 (32.14%) SQL
4 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.86%) C++
6 14 (16.67%) PHP
7 12 (14.29%) Java 8
8 9 (10.71%) Ruby
9 3 (3.57%) C
10 2 (2.38%) Python
10 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.38%) XPath
11 1 (1.19%) Go
11 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.19%) Scala
11 1 (1.19%) Solidity
11 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) Degree
2 14 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (7.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 6 (7.14%) CEH
3 6 (7.14%) CEPT
3 6 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.14%) CISSP
3 6 (7.14%) GPEN
3 6 (7.14%) OSCP
4 1 (1.19%) APMP
4 1 (1.19%) ISEB
4 1 (1.19%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (5.95%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Zend
4 2 (2.38%) Altera
4 2 (2.38%) Intel
4 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
5 1 (1.19%) TIBCO