Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 62 70
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 34 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.15% 1.74% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.04% 1.90% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 18
Slough median annual salary £57,500 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.44% -22.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £35,250 £32,175
90th Percentile £68,500 £67,000 £55,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +0.54% +2.22%

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 563 685 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 85.30% 91.58% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 479 596 935
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £31,250 £29,850
90th Percentile £67,750 £91,250 £82,500
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 10 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (47.06%) NoSQL
3 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (44.12%) Python
4 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (41.18%) .NET
6 12 (35.29%) TDD
6 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (32.35%) Docker
7 11 (32.35%) Sass
8 10 (29.41%) Gradle
8 10 (29.41%) Kafka
8 10 (29.41%) Node.js
8 10 (29.41%) React
8 10 (29.41%) Maven
8 10 (29.41%) Java
9 9 (26.47%) XML
9 9 (26.47%) MVC
9 9 (26.47%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (26.47%) SaaS
10 8 (23.53%) BDD
10 8 (23.53%) Product Management
10 8 (23.53%) SDLC
10 8 (23.53%) B2C
10 8 (23.53%) Presales
11 7 (20.59%) C#

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 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (26.47%) SaaS
4 3 (8.82%) IaaS
4 3 (8.82%) PaaS
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.94%) GIS
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Gradle
1 10 (29.41%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) webpack
4 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Angular Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate Python Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Python Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 11 (32.35%) Sass
4 10 (29.41%) Kafka
4 10 (29.41%) Node.js
4 10 (29.41%) React
5 9 (26.47%) XML
6 7 (20.59%) GWT
6 7 (20.59%) RESTful
6 7 (20.59%) Spring
6 7 (20.59%) Spring MVC
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) jQuery
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.82%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
4 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (35.29%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) MVC
3 9 (26.47%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) B2C
4 8 (23.53%) BDD
4 8 (23.53%) Presales
4 8 (23.53%) Product Management
4 8 (23.53%) SDLC
5 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
6 6 (17.65%) Physics
7 4 (11.76%) Microservices
7 4 (11.76%) Open Source
7 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
8 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.82%) SEO
9 2 (5.88%) OO
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) Python
4 10 (29.41%) Java
5 7 (20.59%) C#
5 7 (20.59%) PHP
6 6 (17.65%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) ES6
7 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Go
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Concur
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) SAP