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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 186 195 163
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 39 32 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.59% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.61% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 59
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,565 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
4915 5222 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.83% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 3855 3742
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +3 16 £45,500 +17.41% 1
Slough +12 14 £50,000 -4.76%
Windsor - 4 £40,000 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (62.34%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (57.14%) SQL
3 33 (42.86%) Oracle
4 25 (32.47%) Java
4 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
5 24 (31.17%) .NET
5 24 (31.17%) Finance
6 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database
7 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 22 (28.57%) HTML
7 22 (28.57%) CSS
8 19 (24.68%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (22.08%) Ajax
9 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (22.08%) SDLC
9 17 (22.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (20.78%) Unit Testing
10 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
11 15 (19.48%) T-SQL
11 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET
12 14 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
12 14 (18.18%) QMS
12 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
12 14 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
12 14 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 14 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
14 12 (15.58%) C#

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (7.79%) SAP EP
1 6 (7.79%) SAP Portal
2 4 (5.19%) Node.js
3 3 (3.90%) PowerExchange
4 1 (1.30%) SAS
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (7.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.30%) S/MIME
1 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database
2 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 17 (22.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
7 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (6.49%) MySQL
9 4 (5.19%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (5.19%) QlikView
10 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (3.90%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (3.90%) PowerCenter
11 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.30%) Base SAS
12 1 (1.30%) Big Data
12 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.19%) Android Studio
4 4 (5.19%) JIRA
5 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Capybara
6 1 (1.30%) Moq
6 1 (1.30%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.30%) MSTest
6 1 (1.30%) RSpec
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) .NET
2 22 (28.57%) CSS
2 22 (28.57%) HTML
3 17 (22.08%) Ajax
4 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET
5 11 (14.29%) Web Services
6 10 (12.99%) REST
7 6 (7.79%) Hibernate
7 6 (7.79%) JSON
7 6 (7.79%) Spring
8 5 (6.49%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (6.49%) Apache Camel
8 5 (6.49%) Apache CXF
8 5 (6.49%) HTML5
8 5 (6.49%) jQuery
8 5 (6.49%) SOAP
8 5 (6.49%) WCF
8 5 (6.49%) XSLT
9 4 (5.19%) Android SDK
9 4 (5.19%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 48 (62.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.90%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.30%) AS400
5 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.30%) Economics
5 1 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.30%) iSeries
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Android
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.19%) Windows Phone
3 3 (3.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.08%) SDLC
3 16 (20.78%) Unit Testing
4 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 14 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
4 14 (18.18%) QMS
5 12 (15.58%) Data Analysis
6 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.69%) Portfolio Management
7 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.39%) Project Management
9 7 (9.09%) CRM
9 7 (9.09%) SOA
10 6 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (7.79%) SAP Implementation
10 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.49%) Scrum
12 4 (5.19%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) SQL
2 25 (32.47%) Java
2 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.48%) T-SQL
4 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 12 (15.58%) C#
6 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.49%) Python
8 4 (5.19%) PHP
8 4 (5.19%) Ruby
9 1 (1.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
1 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) Oracle
2 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.29%) Planview
4 7 (9.09%) Informatica
5 6 (7.79%) IBM
5 6 (7.79%) SAP
6 4 (5.19%) Sencha
7 1 (1.30%) Tableau
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