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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 188 144 158
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 34 72 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 1.36% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.45% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 59 62
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,100
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.26%
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
4947 4971 4824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.60% 93.76% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3664 3899
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -11 19 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Maidenhead +4 5 £30,565 -23.58%
Slough +4 3 £52,500 +44.82%
Newbury -4 1 - -
Bracknell -22 1 £62,500 +78.57% 1
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 32 (51.61%) C#
1 32 (51.61%) .NET
2 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (33.87%) Degree
4 20 (32.26%) Software Engineering
4 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
5 19 (30.65%) SQL
6 18 (29.03%) Web Services
6 18 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (27.42%) Social Media
7 17 (27.42%) Mobile App
8 16 (25.81%) MVC
8 16 (25.81%) XML
9 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET
10 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
11 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
11 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (17.74%) System Testing
12 10 (16.13%) WPF
12 10 (16.13%) Web Application Development
13 9 (14.52%) MySQL
13 9 (14.52%) Windows
14 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (12.90%) SOA
14 8 (12.90%) HP
14 8 (12.90%) Oracle
14 8 (12.90%) HTML
14 8 (12.90%) CSS
14 8 (12.90%) VB.NET

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (6.45%) IIS
1 4 (6.45%) OpenEdge
2 2 (3.23%) Node.js
2 2 (3.23%) JBoss
2 2 (3.23%) Apache
2 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) WordPress
3 1 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
1 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) MySQL
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (11.29%) Adabas
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) OLTP
6 1 (1.61%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.45%) Xcode
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.23%) NUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
1 7 (11.29%) Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (51.61%) .NET
2 18 (29.03%) Web Services
3 16 (25.81%) XML
4 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET
5 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (16.13%) WPF
7 8 (12.90%) CSS
7 8 (12.90%) HTML
8 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
9 6 (9.68%) WCF
9 6 (9.68%) Ajax
10 5 (8.06%) SOAP
11 4 (6.45%) jQuery
11 4 (6.45%) JSON
11 4 (6.45%) HTML5
11 4 (6.45%) REST
12 3 (4.84%) CSS3
12 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.84%) RESTful
12 3 (4.84%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Social Media
1 17 (27.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) RIA
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) GIS
4 1 (1.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) UNIX
3 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) zOS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 18 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (25.81%) MVC
4 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.74%) System Testing
5 10 (16.13%) Web Application Development
6 8 (12.90%) SOA
7 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.45%) iOS Development
9 4 (6.45%) Scrum
9 4 (6.45%) TDD
10 3 (4.84%) Web Development
11 2 (3.23%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.23%) DRM
11 2 (3.23%) RAD
11 2 (3.23%) BDD
11 2 (3.23%) User Stories
12 1 (1.61%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) C#
2 19 (30.65%) SQL
3 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.29%) NATURAL
6 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.06%) Java
7 4 (6.45%) PHP
7 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 4 (6.45%) Progress 4GL
7 4 (6.45%) VB
8 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.84%) C++
9 2 (3.23%) C
9 2 (3.23%) VBScript
10 1 (1.61%) Python
10 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.61%) PHP5
10 1 (1.61%) RPG
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) VCP4
3 1 (1.61%) MCP
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) HP
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Progress
4 2 (3.23%) Telerik
4 2 (3.23%) Zend
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) ESRI
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Sybase
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
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