The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 204 174 131
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 8 42 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.84% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.87% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 90
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4343 4812 5588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.19% 95.95% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3451 3726 3851
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Programmer in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -12 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Reading -18 2 £61,250 +44.11% 1
Programmer
South East

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 17 (62.96%) C#
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
3 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 13 (48.15%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 13 (48.15%) CSS
4 13 (48.15%) HTML5
5 11 (40.74%) MVC
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) jQuery
7 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (22.22%) User Experience
8 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (22.22%) SOA
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (18.52%) TDD
9 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
9 5 (18.52%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (14.81%) WCF
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.81%) CSS3
10 4 (14.81%) Internet
10 4 (14.81%) SOAP

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.70%) DocumentDB
4 1 (3.70%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) MSBuild
2 2 (7.41%) MSTest
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
2 13 (48.15%) CSS
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) HTML5
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 6 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (14.81%) CSS3
5 4 (14.81%) SOAP
5 4 (14.81%) WCF
6 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
6 3 (11.11%) Apache CXF
6 3 (11.11%) Spring
6 3 (11.11%) XSLT
7 2 (7.41%) LINQ
7 2 (7.41%) XML
8 1 (3.70%) EDI
8 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) SOA
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Logistics
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.11%) BPEL
6 3 (11.11%) BPMN
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) High Availability
6 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 3 (11.11%) Process Management
6 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) XPath
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft