The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 59 99 73
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 222 139 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.72% 2.58% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 2.75% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 207 128 173
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5554 5048 5889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.02% 93.57% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4048 3977 5053
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Berkshire region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 96 £41,000 +2.50% 10
Newbury -7 20 £40,000 - 2
Wokingham - 18 £42,500 - 1
Slough -2 15 £72,500 +93.33% 1
Maidenhead -7 9 £37,500 +56.25%
Windsor - 5 £42,500 -
Bracknell +6 4 £47,500 - 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 315 (76.09%) C#
2 308 (74.40%) .NET
3 207 (50.00%) HTML
4 201 (48.55%) ASP.NET
5 198 (47.83%) SQL Server
6 151 (36.47%) CSS
7 146 (35.27%) JavaScript
8 140 (33.82%) SQL
9 134 (32.37%) Software Engineering
10 120 (28.99%) Degree
11 117 (28.26%) Java
12 114 (27.54%) C++
13 104 (25.12%) MVC
14 99 (23.91%) WCF
15 83 (20.05%) Microsoft
16 80 (19.32%) OO
17 76 (18.36%) WPF
18 72 (17.39%) Windows
19 69 (16.67%) OOD
20 67 (16.18%) HTML5
21 65 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
22 61 (14.73%) jQuery
23 59 (14.25%) Computer Science
24 54 (13.04%) Web Services
24 54 (13.04%) Linux
25 47 (11.35%) Oracle
26 46 (11.11%) Finance
27 45 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
28 43 (10.39%) Ajax
29 42 (10.14%) MS Excel

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 7 (1.69%) IIS
3 4 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.48%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.24%) Node.js
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) LiveLink
Applications
1 42 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.49%) SaaS
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.17%) Internet
2 7 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.97%) HTTP
4 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.24%) 4G
5 1 (0.24%) Wireless
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (7.00%) MySQL
4 22 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.38%) InterSystems Cache
6 11 (2.66%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.72%) Firebird
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.48%) Redis
13 2 (0.48%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 18 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (4.11%) Subversion
4 16 (3.86%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.90%) Maven
5 12 (2.90%) JIRA
5 12 (2.90%) EasyMock
5 12 (2.90%) Artifactory
6 11 (2.66%) Selenium
7 9 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.45%) JUnit
8 6 (1.45%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.21%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.21%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.97%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.97%) Hudson
10 4 (0.97%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.72%) TestNG
11 3 (0.72%) Rational Rhapsody
11 3 (0.72%) WebObjects
General
1 46 (11.11%) Finance
2 13 (3.14%) Banking
3 12 (2.90%) Back Office
4 8 (1.93%) Investment Banking
4 8 (1.93%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.69%) Retail
6 6 (1.45%) Automotive
7 4 (0.97%) Legal
7 4 (0.97%) Games
7 4 (0.97%) Marketing
8 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.72%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (74.40%) .NET
2 207 (50.00%) HTML
3 201 (48.55%) ASP.NET
4 151 (36.47%) CSS
5 99 (23.91%) WCF
6 76 (18.36%) WPF
7 67 (16.18%) HTML5
8 65 (15.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 61 (14.73%) jQuery
10 54 (13.04%) Web Services
11 43 (10.39%) Ajax
12 42 (10.14%) XML
13 40 (9.66%) .NET Framework
14 36 (8.70%) Hibernate
15 31 (7.49%) Spring
16 21 (5.07%) WinForms
16 21 (5.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 19 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (4.35%) JSP
19 16 (3.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.25%) Computer Science
2 30 (7.25%) Mathematics
3 22 (5.31%) Physics
4 16 (3.86%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.62%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (1.45%) RIA
8 3 (0.72%) iPhone
8 3 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.72%) iPad
9 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.48%) PDA
9 2 (0.48%) Open Source
10 1 (0.24%) DataPower
10 1 (0.24%) CUDA
10 1 (0.24%) Social Media
10 1 (0.24%) IPTV
10 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.24%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.39%) Windows
2 54 (13.04%) Linux
3 37 (8.94%) UNIX
4 11 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.21%) Android
8 4 (0.97%) Solaris
8 4 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.97%) CentOS
9 2 (0.48%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.24%) zOS
10 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (32.37%) Software Engineering
2 104 (25.12%) MVC
3 80 (19.32%) OO
4 69 (16.67%) OOD
5 40 (9.66%) Scrum
6 39 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (8.21%) TDD
8 31 (7.49%) Web Development
9 26 (6.28%) E-Commerce
10 24 (5.80%) Multithreading
11 22 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (3.86%) User Stories
13 15 (3.62%) OOP
13 15 (3.62%) Business Analysis
14 14 (3.38%) Data Analysis
14 14 (3.38%) UML
14 14 (3.38%) Performance Analysis
15 13 (3.14%) Software Architecture
15 13 (3.14%) Unit Testing
15 13 (3.14%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 315 (76.09%) C#
2 146 (35.27%) JavaScript
3 140 (33.82%) SQL
4 117 (28.26%) Java
5 114 (27.54%) C++
6 26 (6.28%) T-SQL
6 26 (6.28%) VB.NET
7 24 (5.80%) PHP
8 16 (3.86%) VC++
9 14 (3.38%) MUMPS
9 14 (3.38%) VB
10 13 (3.14%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.17%) C
12 8 (1.93%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.69%) Perl
14 6 (1.45%) PHP5
15 5 (1.21%) Ruby
15 5 (1.21%) Python
16 4 (0.97%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.72%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 120 (28.99%) Degree
2 5 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.97%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.31%) QA
2 14 (3.38%) HL7
3 9 (2.17%) GAMP
4 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) WCAG
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.97%) Puppet
1 4 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (20.05%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.35%) Oracle
3 5 (1.21%) Apple
3 5 (1.21%) IBM
4 4 (0.97%) Red Hat
4 4 (0.97%) VMware
5 3 (0.72%) JBoss
5 3 (0.72%) Sybase
6 2 (0.48%) Adobe
7 1 (0.24%) Google
7 1 (0.24%) Macrovision
7 1 (0.24%) Ab Initio
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £52,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus full bens
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
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Reading
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Reading
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
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