Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 44 63
Rank change year-on-year -24 +19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.58% 3.89% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 4.46% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 11
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +53.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £32,550 £21,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £48,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +4.76% +13.51% -2.63%

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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 539 493 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 92.77% 87.10% 92.82%
Number of salaries quoted 362 427 556
Slough median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £85,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 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 Slough region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 11 (73.33%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) OOD
4 5 (33.33%) Electronics
4 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (33.33%) Qt
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
5 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
5 4 (26.67%) C
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (6.67%) React
8 1 (6.67%) lodash
8 1 (6.67%) gulp
8 1 (6.67%) CodeMirror
8 1 (6.67%) React Native

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) gulp
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Qt
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) CodeMirror
4 1 (6.67%) D3.js
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) lodash
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) React
4 1 (6.67%) React Native
4 1 (6.67%) Redux
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C++
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) ES6
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle