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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 178 143 162
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 40 70 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 1.28% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.37% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 59 59
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £26,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
4733 5108 5030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.50% 93.18% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 3687 4026
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -19 28 £49,000 +12.00% 1
Slough -4 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Maidenhead -5 1 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 34 (45.33%) C#
2 31 (41.33%) SQL
3 29 (38.67%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (37.33%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (36.00%) .NET
5 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 21 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 19 (25.33%) Finance
9 19 (25.33%) Degree
9 19 (25.33%) Oracle
10 18 (24.00%) Data Analysis
10 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (22.67%) Web Services
12 16 (21.33%) Unit Testing
12 16 (21.33%) Analytics
13 15 (20.00%) Informatica
13 15 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (18.67%) Project Management
14 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
14 14 (18.67%) WPF
15 13 (17.33%) Data Transformation
16 12 (16.00%) Visualisation
17 11 (14.67%) System Testing
17 11 (14.67%) WCF
18 10 (13.33%) Social Media
18 10 (13.33%) Scrum
19 9 (12.00%) MVC
19 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (5.33%) OpenEdge
2 3 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
3 1 (1.33%) nginx
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
1 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.67%) Big Data
6 3 (4.00%) QlikView
7 2 (2.67%) MySQL
7 2 (2.67%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.67%) SAP BI
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.33%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.67%) CocoaPods
4 2 (2.67%) Xcode
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Local Government
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.00%) .NET
2 17 (22.67%) Web Services
3 14 (18.67%) WPF
4 11 (14.67%) WCF
5 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (9.33%) RESTful
5 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (9.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.00%) REST
7 5 (6.67%) HTML
8 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.33%) Silverlight
8 4 (5.33%) XML
9 3 (4.00%) CSS
10 2 (2.67%) JSON
10 2 (2.67%) Ajax
10 2 (2.67%) HTML5
10 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.33%) Mapnik
11 1 (1.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.33%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.00%) Visualisation
3 10 (13.33%) Social Media
4 8 (10.67%) Mobile App
5 7 (9.33%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (9.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.67%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.33%) GIS
7 1 (1.33%) Economics
7 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) zOS
2 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.00%) Data Analysis
4 16 (21.33%) Unit Testing
4 16 (21.33%) Analytics
5 14 (18.67%) Project Management
6 13 (17.33%) Data Transformation
7 11 (14.67%) System Testing
8 10 (13.33%) Scrum
9 9 (12.00%) MVC
9 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.33%) Open Source
10 7 (9.33%) RAD
11 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.00%) TDD
11 6 (8.00%) QMS
12 5 (6.67%) Web Application Development
12 5 (6.67%) Data Analytics
12 5 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) C#
2 31 (41.33%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (10.67%) VB.NET
4 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.33%) PL/SQL
6 6 (8.00%) VB
7 5 (6.67%) PHP
7 5 (6.67%) Java
8 4 (5.33%) C++
8 4 (5.33%) Python
8 4 (5.33%) Progress 4GL
9 3 (4.00%) C
10 2 (2.67%) Perl
10 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.33%) ABAP
11 1 (1.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
1 4 (5.33%) Vagrant
1 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.33%) Oracle
3 15 (20.00%) Informatica
4 7 (9.33%) Telerik
5 6 (8.00%) Planview
6 4 (5.33%) Progress
7 3 (4.00%) SAP
8 2 (2.67%) IBM
9 1 (1.33%) Micro Focus
9 1 (1.33%) ESRI
9 1 (1.33%) Adobe
9 1 (1.33%) Zend
9 1 (1.33%) Tableau
9 1 (1.33%) Google
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago