The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 201 174 165
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 26 49 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 0.86% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.92% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 56
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5020 5308 5080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.62% 93.25% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 3857 3991
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Berkshire region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 20 £49,000 +8.88% 3
Slough -1 2 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title.

1 30 (52.63%) C#
1 30 (52.63%) .NET
2 26 (45.61%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 21 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 18 (31.58%) Degree
6 17 (29.82%) Social Media
6 17 (29.82%) Mobile App
7 14 (24.56%) MVC
7 14 (24.56%) Web Services
8 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
9 12 (21.05%) Finance
9 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
9 12 (21.05%) SQL
9 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.30%) WPF
11 10 (17.54%) Web Application Development
11 10 (17.54%) Oracle
12 9 (15.79%) Project Management
12 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (15.79%) System Testing
13 8 (14.04%) Informatica
13 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
14 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
14 7 (12.28%) Banking
14 7 (12.28%) Analytics
15 6 (10.53%) Data Transformation

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) OpenEdge
2 2 (3.51%) JBoss
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) nginx
3 1 (1.75%) WordPress
3 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) GitHub
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.02%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
5 2 (3.51%) SAP BI
5 2 (3.51%) QlikView
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Xcode
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.26%) CocoaPods
3 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) NUnit
4 1 (1.75%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) .NET
2 14 (24.56%) Web Services
3 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 11 (19.30%) WPF
5 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (8.77%) WCF
6 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
6 5 (8.77%) XML
6 5 (8.77%) REST
7 4 (7.02%) HTML
8 3 (5.26%) JSON
8 3 (5.26%) Ajax
8 3 (5.26%) CSS
8 3 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (3.51%) Entity Framework
9 2 (3.51%) HTML5
9 2 (3.51%) jQuery
9 2 (3.51%) RESTful
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Social Media
1 17 (29.82%) Mobile App
2 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Open Source
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.75%) GIS
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.51%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) zOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 14 (24.56%) MVC
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.54%) Web Application Development
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) System Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Analytics
8 6 (10.53%) Data Transformation
8 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.53%) TDD
8 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.02%) iOS Development
10 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (7.02%) Scrum
11 3 (5.26%) BDD
12 2 (3.51%) Mobile Development
12 2 (3.51%) DevOps
12 2 (3.51%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) C#
2 12 (21.05%) SQL
3 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.02%) Java
5 4 (7.02%) Progress 4GL
5 4 (7.02%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.26%) VB
7 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 2 (3.51%) C++
8 1 (1.75%) COBOL
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Puppet
1 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
1 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) Oracle
3 8 (14.04%) Informatica
4 4 (7.02%) Progress
5 3 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (3.51%) Telerik
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) Planview
7 1 (1.75%) Zend
7 1 (1.75%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.75%) ESRI
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ediTRACK
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago