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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 190 158 141
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 31 63 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 1.16% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.24% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 77
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +8.57%
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
5162 5090 4902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.27% 93.76% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 3763 4097
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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 -8 19 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Maidenhead +8 4 £37,283 +6.52%
Slough -5 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Bracknell -25 3 £40,000 +15.94%
Newbury -5 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 44 (46.81%) C#
2 42 (44.68%) .NET
3 30 (31.91%) Microsoft
4 29 (30.85%) MVC
4 29 (30.85%) HTML
4 29 (30.85%) JavaScript
5 28 (29.79%) CSS
6 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET
6 26 (27.66%) SQL Server
7 25 (26.60%) XML
8 23 (24.47%) Web Services
9 22 (23.40%) SQL
9 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
9 22 (23.40%) Degree
10 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (20.21%) HTML5
11 19 (20.21%) jQuery
12 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (19.15%) MySQL
12 18 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (18.09%) Windows
13 17 (18.09%) SOA
13 17 (18.09%) SQL Server 2000
14 16 (17.02%) Oracle
15 15 (15.96%) Java
15 15 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (14.89%) Social Media
16 14 (14.89%) Mobile App
17 13 (13.83%) HP
17 13 (13.83%) Ajax

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (4.26%) IIS
2 3 (3.19%) OpenEdge
3 2 (2.13%) JBoss
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) WordPress
3 2 (2.13%) Node.js
4 1 (1.06%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.06%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Broadband
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.15%) MySQL
2 18 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (18.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (12.77%) Adabas
5 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (10.64%) Oracle Database
6 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.13%) OLTP
10 1 (1.06%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.26%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.19%) Subversion
7 3 (3.19%) Xcode
8 2 (2.13%) NUnit
8 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (1.06%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.68%) .NET
2 29 (30.85%) HTML
3 28 (29.79%) CSS
4 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET
5 25 (26.60%) XML
6 23 (24.47%) Web Services
7 20 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (20.21%) HTML5
8 19 (20.21%) jQuery
9 13 (13.83%) Ajax
10 12 (12.77%) CSS3
11 10 (10.64%) WPF
11 10 (10.64%) SOAP
12 8 (8.51%) JSON
12 8 (8.51%) WCF
13 6 (6.38%) WSDL
14 5 (5.32%) .NET Framework
14 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (5.32%) RESTful
15 4 (4.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Social Media
1 14 (14.89%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.77%) RIA
3 8 (8.51%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.32%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.26%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.06%) AS400
8 1 (1.06%) Physics
8 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.06%) Online Games
8 1 (1.06%) Open Source
8 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Windows
2 11 (11.70%) UNIX
3 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.32%) Android
5 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.06%) Linux
6 1 (1.06%) zOS
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) MVC
2 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
3 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.09%) SOA
5 15 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.70%) System Testing
7 8 (8.51%) Web Application Development
8 6 (6.38%) V-Model
8 6 (6.38%) TDD
8 6 (6.38%) Scrum
8 6 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.32%) OO
10 4 (4.26%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.26%) Web Development
11 3 (3.19%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.19%) OOP
11 3 (3.19%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.13%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.81%) C#
2 29 (30.85%) JavaScript
3 22 (23.40%) SQL
4 15 (15.96%) Java
5 12 (12.77%) NATURAL
6 8 (8.51%) PHP
7 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
7 7 (7.45%) C++
8 6 (6.38%) Progress 4GL
9 5 (5.32%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.19%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.13%) VBScript
12 1 (1.06%) VB
12 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.06%) PHP5
12 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.06%) C
12 1 (1.06%) RPG
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) MCP
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) GAMP
Vendors
1 30 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.02%) Oracle
3 13 (13.83%) HP
4 6 (6.38%) Progress
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
5 2 (2.13%) Zend
6 1 (1.06%) Twitter
6 1 (1.06%) Sybase
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Telerik
6 1 (1.06%) Google
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