Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 46 29
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 104 77 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.53% 5.44% 7.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 5.71% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 91 75 136
Milton Keynes median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.94% +24.29%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,250 £65,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year +9.95% +1.60% +25.33%

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 1,275 1,348 1,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 92.32% 95.27% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1,066 1,109
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,875 £27,500 £26,450
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +2.35%

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 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 57 (54.81%) JavaScript
2 46 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (38.46%) HTML
3 40 (38.46%) CSS
4 34 (32.69%) Git (software)
5 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 30 (28.85%) Java
6 30 (28.85%) SQL
7 29 (27.88%) Relational Database
8 25 (24.04%) MySQL
8 25 (24.04%) RDBMS
9 24 (23.08%) Linux
9 24 (23.08%) Spring
10 22 (21.15%) Ruby
10 22 (21.15%) PHP
10 22 (21.15%) C#
11 21 (20.19%) Python
11 21 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
12 20 (19.23%) SDLC
13 19 (18.27%) Self-Motivation
13 19 (18.27%) SaaS
13 19 (18.27%) High Availability
13 19 (18.27%) Automotive
14 18 (17.31%) Data Security
14 18 (17.31%) Replication
14 18 (17.31%) Data Modelling
14 18 (17.31%) Capacity Planning
14 18 (17.31%) Patch Management
14 18 (17.31%) Docker

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 9 (8.65%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.73%) JBoss
3 6 (5.77%) Confluence
3 6 (5.77%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.92%) CICS
5 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.96%) Apache
6 1 (0.96%) CMS
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) SaaS
2 5 (4.81%) Power Platform
3 4 (3.85%) Azure
3 4 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon Cognito
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.96%) AWS
4 1 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.96%) GCP
4 1 (0.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (27.88%) Relational Database
3 25 (24.04%) MySQL
3 25 (24.04%) RDBMS
4 10 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.77%) Redis
6 5 (4.81%) Power BI
7 2 (1.92%) DB2
8 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (32.69%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.42%) JIRA
3 9 (8.65%) Maven
4 8 (7.69%) Selenium
5 6 (5.77%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.85%) Subversion
7 3 (2.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.92%) XPEDITER
9 1 (0.96%) JUnit
9 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (18.27%) Automotive
2 15 (14.42%) Finance
3 8 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (38.46%) Developer
2 34 (32.69%) Software Engineer
3 19 (18.27%) Java Developer
4 18 (17.31%) Administrator
4 18 (17.31%) DBA
4 18 (17.31%) MySQL DBA
5 15 (14.42%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Ruby Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Java Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Junior
9 5 (4.81%) Junior Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.46%) CSS
1 40 (38.46%) HTML
2 24 (23.08%) Spring
3 17 (16.35%) .NET
3 17 (16.35%) Hibernate
4 15 (14.42%) AngularJS
5 10 (9.62%) Ajax
5 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET
5 10 (9.62%) jQuery
5 10 (9.62%) Web Services
6 8 (7.69%) Gherkin
6 8 (7.69%) Kafka
6 8 (7.69%) React
6 8 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (7.69%) XML
7 7 (6.73%) Dojo
7 7 (6.73%) Spring Boot
8 6 (5.77%) J2EE
8 6 (5.77%) SOAP
8 6 (5.77%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.23%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (18.27%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (17.31%) Replication
4 8 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
5 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.85%) CUDA
6 4 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (3.85%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.88%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.92%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.08%) Linux
2 13 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (0.96%) CentOS
3 1 (0.96%) Debian
3 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (19.23%) SDLC
4 19 (18.27%) High Availability
5 18 (17.31%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (17.31%) Data Modelling
5 18 (17.31%) Data Security
5 18 (17.31%) Microservices
5 18 (17.31%) Patch Management
5 18 (17.31%) Performance Analysis
6 16 (15.38%) Scrum
7 14 (13.46%) TDD
8 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 13 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
9 10 (9.62%) MVC
9 10 (9.62%) OO
10 8 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.69%) Technology Roadmap
11 7 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 57 (54.81%) JavaScript
2 30 (28.85%) Java
2 30 (28.85%) SQL
3 22 (21.15%) C#
3 22 (21.15%) PHP
3 22 (21.15%) Ruby
4 21 (20.19%) Python
5 9 (8.65%) C++
6 8 (7.69%) C
7 7 (6.73%) Java 8
8 4 (3.85%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.92%) COBOL
10 2 (1.92%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 2 (1.92%) MISRA
System Software
1 18 (17.31%) Docker
2 4 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Marathon
1 6 (5.77%) Mesos
2 2 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) Oracle
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.92%) Compuware
3 2 (1.92%) Dell
3 2 (1.92%) IBM
3 2 (1.92%) Sun
4 1 (0.96%) Avaya
4 1 (0.96%) Genesys
4 1 (0.96%) Google
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.96%) VMware