Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 24 29
Rank change year-on-year -21 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 88 172 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.34% 9.78% 9.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 10.51% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 79 178 256
Milton Keynes median annual salary £50,000 £43,463 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.04% +8.66% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £57,500 £55,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +5.26%

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 1,535 1,637 1,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 93.20% 93.12% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,253 1,272 1,399
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £26,941 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (44.32%) C#
3 38 (43.18%) Java
4 30 (34.09%) .NET
5 28 (31.82%) Degree
6 25 (28.41%) Linux
7 24 (27.27%) TDD
8 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
8 21 (23.86%) SQL
9 20 (22.73%) OO
9 20 (22.73%) Scrum
10 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
11 18 (20.45%) C++
11 18 (20.45%) Oracle
12 17 (19.32%) Spring
12 17 (19.32%) Java 8
13 15 (17.05%) Maven
14 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (15.91%) Unix
14 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
15 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET
15 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
15 13 (14.77%) MVC
15 13 (14.77%) Gradle
15 13 (14.77%) Apache Camel
15 13 (14.77%) Microservices
16 12 (13.64%) Software Delivery
16 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
16 12 (13.64%) BDD
16 12 (13.64%) Git (software)

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 3 (3.41%) Apache
1 3 (3.41%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (3.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) CMS
2 1 (1.14%) Commerce Server
2 1 (1.14%) Confluence
2 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.14%) Smallworld
2 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.41%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.41%) GitHub
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.14%) NuGet
5 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.14%) AMQP
2 1 (1.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.68%) Big Data
4 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.27%) Hazelcast
6 2 (2.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.14%) GIS
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) QGIS
7 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) Redis
7 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Maven
2 13 (14.77%) Gradle
3 12 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 11 (12.50%) Ant
4 11 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 11 (12.50%) JIRA
5 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.41%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.41%) LabVIEW
6 3 (3.41%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.27%) CF BOSH
7 2 (2.27%) JUnit
7 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.14%) git-flow
8 1 (1.14%) JMeter
8 1 (1.14%) Selenium
8 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Advertising
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.27%) Electronics
4 2 (2.27%) Games
4 2 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (46.59%) Software Engineer
2 33 (37.50%) Developer
3 16 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Java Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (9.09%) Junior
8 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Agile Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Agile Java Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Applications Support
9 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (5.68%) .NET Software Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) .NET
2 17 (19.32%) Spring
3 13 (14.77%) Apache Camel
3 13 (14.77%) ASP.NET
4 12 (13.64%) Web Services
5 11 (12.50%) Middleware
6 10 (11.36%) RESTful
7 9 (10.23%) WPF
7 9 (10.23%) XML
8 8 (9.09%) HTML
9 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.82%) J2SE
9 6 (6.82%) REST
9 6 (6.82%) XSLT
10 5 (5.68%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.55%) Ajax
11 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.55%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.55%) React
12 3 (3.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.27%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.14%) Fintech
6 1 (1.14%) FMCG
6 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.14%) State Machine
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.41%) Linux
2 14 (15.91%) Unix
3 11 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (7.95%) Mac OS
5 6 (6.82%) Android
6 3 (3.41%) Debian
6 3 (3.41%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.14%) DC/OS
7 1 (1.14%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.14%) Mesosphere
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.27%) TDD
3 20 (22.73%) OO
3 20 (22.73%) Scrum
4 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (14.77%) Microservices
5 13 (14.77%) MVC
6 12 (13.64%) BDD
6 12 (13.64%) Software Delivery
7 11 (12.50%) DevOps
8 10 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.82%) High Availability
10 6 (6.82%) OOP
11 5 (5.68%) Analytics
11 5 (5.68%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (5.68%) Time Management
11 5 (5.68%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.55%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.32%) C#
2 38 (43.18%) Java
3 21 (23.86%) SQL
4 18 (20.45%) C++
5 17 (19.32%) Java 8
6 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
7 10 (11.36%) Python
8 8 (9.09%) C
9 5 (5.68%) PHP
10 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.41%) Ruby
10 3 (3.41%) Scala
11 2 (2.27%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.27%) Go
11 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.14%) Magik
12 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) Docker
2 3 (3.41%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.41%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.14%) Marathon
3 1 (1.14%) Mesos
3 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.14%) Intel
4 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.14%) SAP
4 1 (1.14%) Xero