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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 186 171 166
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 29 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.86% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.93% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 28 36 54
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £44,250
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
4672 5063 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.75% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 3674 3906
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 26 £49,000 -2.00% 4
Slough +2 1 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (58.73%) C#
2 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
3 31 (49.21%) .NET
4 28 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 21 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 20 (31.75%) Web Services
8 19 (30.16%) Social Media
9 18 (28.57%) Degree
10 17 (26.98%) WPF
10 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
10 17 (26.98%) Mobile App
11 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (23.81%) SQL
13 13 (20.63%) System Testing
13 13 (20.63%) MVC
14 11 (17.46%) Finance
14 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET
14 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (17.46%) Analytics
15 10 (15.87%) Web Application Development
15 10 (15.87%) Unit Testing
15 10 (15.87%) Oracle
15 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (15.87%) Informatica
15 10 (15.87%) Project Management
15 10 (15.87%) WCF
16 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (12.70%) Data Transformation

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.35%) OpenEdge
2 3 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.35%) Big Data
5 3 (4.76%) MySQL
6 2 (3.17%) QlikView
6 2 (3.17%) SAP BW
6 2 (3.17%) SAP BI
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.35%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.76%) Xcode
3 3 (4.76%) CocoaPods
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Local Government
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (49.21%) .NET
2 20 (31.75%) Web Services
3 17 (26.98%) WPF
4 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.87%) WCF
6 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (11.11%) REST
8 6 (9.52%) RESTful
8 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (6.35%) XML
9 4 (6.35%) Silverlight
9 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.76%) JSON
10 3 (4.76%) HTML
11 2 (3.17%) HTML5
11 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.17%) CSS
11 2 (3.17%) SOAP
11 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Social Media
2 17 (26.98%) Mobile App
3 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 7 (11.11%) Open Source
5 6 (9.52%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (9.52%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.59%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.59%) GIS
7 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) zOS
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.63%) System Testing
4 13 (20.63%) MVC
5 11 (17.46%) Analytics
6 10 (15.87%) Web Application Development
6 10 (15.87%) Unit Testing
6 10 (15.87%) Project Management
7 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.70%) Data Transformation
8 8 (12.70%) Data Analysis
8 8 (12.70%) Scrum
9 7 (11.11%) TDD
10 6 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (9.52%) RAD
11 4 (6.35%) Mobile Development
11 4 (6.35%) Big Data Analytics
11 4 (6.35%) Data Analytics
11 4 (6.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) C#
2 15 (23.81%) SQL
3 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
4 5 (7.94%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) PHP
5 4 (6.35%) Progress 4GL
6 3 (4.76%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.76%) Python
6 3 (4.76%) C++
6 3 (4.76%) C
6 3 (4.76%) VB
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) Perl
8 1 (1.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
1 4 (6.35%) Vagrant
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) Informatica
3 6 (9.52%) Telerik
4 4 (6.35%) Progress
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 1 (1.59%) Planview
6 1 (1.59%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) Zend
6 1 (1.59%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.59%) ESRI
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