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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 172 127 181
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 46 103 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 1.73% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.87% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 92 28
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
4849 5505 5162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.83% 92.72% 93.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 3824 4035
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 £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -24 29 £42,500 +6.25%
Slough -7 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Maidenhead +2 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 39 (53.42%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (45.21%) SQL
3 28 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (35.62%) Finance
5 25 (34.25%) Data Analysis
5 25 (34.25%) Oracle
5 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
6 23 (31.51%) C#
7 21 (28.77%) .NET
7 21 (28.77%) Informatica
8 19 (26.03%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (24.66%) Analytics
10 17 (23.29%) MS Excel
10 17 (23.29%) Project Management
10 17 (23.29%) T-SQL
11 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
11 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.92%) Data Transformation
12 15 (20.55%) Unit Testing
13 14 (19.18%) HTML
13 14 (19.18%) Visualisation
14 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
15 12 (16.44%) Web Services
16 11 (15.07%) WCF
16 11 (15.07%) WPF
17 10 (13.70%) CSS
17 10 (13.70%) Scrum
18 9 (12.33%) VB.NET
19 8 (10.96%) REST

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (5.48%) SAP EP
1 4 (5.48%) SAP Portal
2 2 (2.74%) Node.js
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 17 (23.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.03%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.59%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (8.22%) QlikView
5 6 (8.22%) Big Data
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.74%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.74%) SAP BI
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.37%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.48%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (35.62%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
2 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.37%) Local Government
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.77%) .NET
2 14 (19.18%) HTML
3 12 (16.44%) Web Services
4 11 (15.07%) WCF
4 11 (15.07%) WPF
5 10 (13.70%) CSS
6 8 (10.96%) REST
7 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (9.59%) RESTful
8 5 (6.85%) Ajax
9 4 (5.48%) Silverlight
9 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.48%) XSLT
9 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.48%) JSON
10 3 (4.11%) XML
11 1 (1.37%) SAP ALE
11 1 (1.37%) Ext JS
11 1 (1.37%) Web Dynpro
11 1 (1.37%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 39 (53.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.18%) Visualisation
3 7 (9.59%) Mobile Computing
3 7 (9.59%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.74%) Economics
4 2 (2.74%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.74%) Statistics
4 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.74%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.74%) Social Media
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) UNIX
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (34.25%) Data Analysis
3 18 (24.66%) Analytics
4 17 (23.29%) Project Management
5 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (21.92%) Data Transformation
6 15 (20.55%) Unit Testing
7 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
8 10 (13.70%) Scrum
9 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.96%) System Testing
9 8 (10.96%) SDLC
10 7 (9.59%) RAD
11 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.22%) QMS
11 6 (8.22%) Open Source
11 6 (8.22%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (8.22%) Data Analytics
12 5 (6.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) C#
3 17 (23.29%) T-SQL
4 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.33%) VB.NET
6 7 (9.59%) Java
7 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.85%) PHP
9 4 (5.48%) C++
10 3 (4.11%) Perl
10 3 (4.11%) VB
10 3 (4.11%) Python
11 2 (2.74%) C
12 1 (1.37%) COBOL
12 1 (1.37%) Delphi
12 1 (1.37%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.37%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
1 4 (5.48%) Vagrant
1 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) Oracle
2 21 (28.77%) Informatica
3 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.59%) SAP
4 7 (9.59%) Telerik
4 7 (9.59%) Planview
5 2 (2.74%) Tableau
5 2 (2.74%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) Apple
6 1 (1.37%) Micro Focus
Berkshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago