Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 54 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 14 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.84% 2.06% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 2.37% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 18
Slough median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £35,250 £30,775
90th Percentile £57,625 £58,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 429 549 1,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 87.02% 87.00% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 368 467 902
Slough median annual salary £41,250 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -4.76% +8.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,125 £76,750 £80,000
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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (50.00%) Physics
3 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (42.86%) Python
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Music Industry
5 5 (35.71%) SaaS
5 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (35.71%) RESTful
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) REST
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 2 (14.29%) Linux

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 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) SaaS
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (35.71%) Music Industry
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Graduate
2 5 (35.71%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Graduate Python Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Python Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) RESTful
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.14%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Handlebars
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Physics
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.14%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) MVVM
6 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Axosoft
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft