The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 55
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.79% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.83% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £31,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.39%  
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 Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 322 601 550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.70% 95.55% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 286 517 481
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Slough

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Slough

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Slough region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SysML
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Ada
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SysML
2 2 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ada
1 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared