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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 124 183 156
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 100 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.70% 0.71% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 0.77% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 90 27 50
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,731
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.97%
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
5421 5097 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.40% 92.98% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3781 3985 4360
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 +34 54 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Slough +21 15 £40,000 -33.33%
Maidenhead -1 13 £40,000 +45.45%
Windsor - 12 £45,000 -
Newbury - 9 £31,500 - 2
Bracknell +2 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Wokingham - 4 £47,500 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 74 (50.68%) JavaScript
2 71 (48.63%) HTML
3 67 (45.89%) C#
4 64 (43.84%) .NET
4 64 (43.84%) CSS
5 57 (39.04%) SQL
6 52 (35.62%) Java
7 51 (34.93%) jQuery
8 47 (32.19%) Web Services
9 44 (30.14%) MVC
10 35 (23.97%) Microsoft
11 34 (23.29%) HTML5
12 32 (21.92%) ASP.NET
12 32 (21.92%) SQL Server
12 32 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (20.55%) XML
14 28 (19.18%) Linux
14 28 (19.18%) MySQL
14 28 (19.18%) Scrum
14 28 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 28 (19.18%) Degree
14 28 (19.18%) CSS3
15 27 (18.49%) Software Engineering
16 26 (17.81%) Ajax
16 26 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (17.81%) PHP
16 26 (17.81%) Windows
17 24 (16.44%) Internet
17 24 (16.44%) JSON
18 21 (14.38%) RESTful

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 6 (4.11%) SAS
2 5 (3.42%) IIS
3 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 3 (2.05%) CICS
4 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.37%) WordPress
5 2 (1.37%) Drupal
5 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.37%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Simulink
2 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.68%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.79%) SaaS
2 2 (1.37%) PaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.44%) Internet
2 5 (3.42%) Broadband
3 4 (2.74%) HTTP
4 3 (2.05%) SMTP
5 2 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.18%) MySQL
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (4.79%) Adabas
5 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.37%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.37%) OLTP
10 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (10.96%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.90%) Subversion
4 12 (8.22%) Eclipse
5 9 (6.16%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.79%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.05%) Maven
9 2 (1.37%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.37%) JUnit
10 1 (0.68%) NUnit
10 1 (0.68%) TestNG
10 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (8.22%) Marketing
2 8 (5.48%) Finance
3 6 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.68%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (48.63%) HTML
2 64 (43.84%) .NET
2 64 (43.84%) CSS
3 51 (34.93%) jQuery
4 47 (32.19%) Web Services
5 34 (23.29%) HTML5
6 32 (21.92%) ASP.NET
7 30 (20.55%) XML
8 28 (19.18%) CSS3
9 26 (17.81%) Ajax
10 24 (16.44%) JSON
11 21 (14.38%) RESTful
12 19 (13.01%) SOAP
12 19 (13.01%) Spring
13 18 (12.33%) .NET Framework
14 16 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (10.27%) WCF
16 13 (8.90%) WPF
16 13 (8.90%) WSDL
16 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.70%) Client/Server
2 19 (13.01%) RIA
3 14 (9.59%) Mathematics
4 10 (6.85%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.79%) iPhone
6 6 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.11%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (2.74%) Open Source
7 4 (2.74%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (2.74%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.74%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.05%) Physics
9 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.68%) AS400
10 1 (0.68%) Derivative
10 1 (0.68%) Online Games
10 1 (0.68%) iSeries
10 1 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.18%) Linux
2 26 (17.81%) Windows
3 8 (5.48%) UNIX
4 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (4.79%) Debian
4 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.74%) Android
5 4 (2.74%) zOS
6 3 (2.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.14%) MVC
2 32 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.18%) Scrum
4 27 (18.49%) Software Engineering
5 26 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (13.70%) SOA
7 18 (12.33%) System Testing
8 15 (10.27%) TDD
9 11 (7.53%) OO
10 7 (4.79%) OOP
10 7 (4.79%) V-Model
10 7 (4.79%) iOS Development
10 7 (4.79%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.11%) User Stories
12 5 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (2.74%) Content Management
13 4 (2.74%) Information Security
13 4 (2.74%) Configuration Management
14 3 (2.05%) Validation
14 3 (2.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (50.68%) JavaScript
2 67 (45.89%) C#
3 57 (39.04%) SQL
4 52 (35.62%) Java
5 26 (17.81%) PHP
6 16 (10.96%) C++
7 9 (6.16%) PHP5
8 8 (5.48%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.79%) Objective-C
10 6 (4.11%) NATURAL
11 5 (3.42%) Python
12 4 (2.74%) Perl
12 4 (2.74%) JCL
13 3 (2.05%) COBOL
13 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.05%) Progress 4GL
14 2 (1.37%) C
14 2 (1.37%) VBA
15 1 (0.68%) XAML
15 1 (0.68%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 28 (19.18%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.68%) MCSE
3 1 (0.68%) MCSD
3 1 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) QA
2 6 (4.11%) GAMP
3 1 (0.68%) CDISC
Vendors
1 35 (23.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.01%) Oracle
3 7 (4.79%) IBM
3 7 (4.79%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.74%) Sencha
4 4 (2.74%) HP
5 3 (2.05%) Progress
5 3 (2.05%) Telerik
6 2 (1.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) SolidWorks
7 1 (0.68%) Informatica
7 1 (0.68%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Google
7 1 (0.68%) Akamai
7 1 (0.68%) Twitter
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive salary
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Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
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