Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 42 65
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.65% 4.99% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 5.65% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 13
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +9.52% -12.50%
10th Percentile £41,250 £21,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £64,750 £68,500 £67,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -2.17%

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 567 602 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 90.00% 88.40% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 416 522 687
Slough median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £31,700
90th Percentile £75,625 £68,750 £92,500
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 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 17 (73.91%) C++
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) Electronics
4 9 (39.13%) C
5 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
5 8 (34.78%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Wireless
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
7 5 (21.74%) Python
7 5 (21.74%) OOD
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
7 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
7 5 (21.74%) Qt
7 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) UML
8 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
8 4 (17.39%) Assembly Language
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.04%) Web Services
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) HTML

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) gulp
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (39.13%) Electronics
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Software Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Head of Development
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) Qt
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
2 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) WCF
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) CodeMirror
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) lodash
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js
5 1 (4.35%) React
5 1 (4.35%) React Native
5 1 (4.35%) Redux
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) OO
2 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
2 5 (21.74%) OOD
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) UML
4 3 (13.04%) SOLID
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (8.70%) Signal Processing
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C++
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) C
4 8 (34.78%) Embedded C
5 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
6 5 (21.74%) Python
7 4 (17.39%) Assembly Language
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.70%) VB
9 2 (8.70%) VC++
10 1 (4.35%) ES6
10 1 (4.35%) Java
10 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle