Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 72 64
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.68% 1.55% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 1.79% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 65
Slough median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% -41.67% +20.00%
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% -5.26%

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 612 893 1038
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 86.56% 86.78% 88.64%
Number of salaries quoted 529 781 840
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +0.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £83,750 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Slough

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Slough

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Slough over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) .NET
5 13 (50.00%) TDD
6 12 (46.15%) Java
7 11 (42.31%) XML
7 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
8 10 (38.46%) Sass
8 10 (38.46%) Kafka
8 10 (38.46%) BDD
8 10 (38.46%) NoSQL
8 10 (38.46%) Node.js
8 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (38.46%) Gradle
8 10 (38.46%) Docker
8 10 (38.46%) React
8 10 (38.46%) Maven
9 9 (34.62%) Spring
10 8 (30.77%) MVC
10 8 (30.77%) C#
11 7 (26.92%) PHP
11 7 (26.92%) Python
11 7 (26.92%) OO
11 7 (26.92%) Spring MVC
11 7 (26.92%) GWT
12 6 (23.08%) Product Management
12 6 (23.08%) SDLC

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) IaaS
2 3 (11.54%) PaaS
2 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Gradle
1 10 (38.46%) Maven
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) webpack
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) QUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Java Developer
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Angular Developer
5 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
7 3 (11.54%) WPF Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.85%) C++/C# Developer
9 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
2 11 (42.31%) XML
3 10 (38.46%) Kafka
3 10 (38.46%) Node.js
3 10 (38.46%) React
3 10 (38.46%) Sass
4 9 (34.62%) Spring
5 7 (26.92%) GWT
5 7 (26.92%) Spring MVC
6 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 3 (11.54%) jQuery
7 3 (11.54%) JSON
7 3 (11.54%) STL
7 3 (11.54%) WinForms
7 3 (11.54%) WPF
8 2 (7.69%) Ajax
8 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (38.46%) BDD
3 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (30.77%) MVC
5 7 (26.92%) OO
6 6 (23.08%) B2C
6 6 (23.08%) Presales
6 6 (23.08%) Product Management
6 6 (23.08%) SDLC
6 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Microservices
7 5 (19.23%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
9 3 (11.54%) Component Testing
9 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
9 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (11.54%) SEO
9 3 (11.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) C#
5 7 (26.92%) PHP
5 7 (26.92%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) Ruby
7 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
8 3 (11.54%) C++
8 3 (11.54%) VC++
8 3 (11.54%) XAML
9 2 (7.69%) ES6
9 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) IBM