The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 63 94 122
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 168 129 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.79% 2.58% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 2.70% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 167 102 84
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,750 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
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
4287 4776 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.75% 95.69% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3464 3635 3719
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Reading +17 61 £46,500 -7.00% 6
Wokingham 0 35 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Newbury +23 29 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Bracknell -6 13 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Maidenhead +2 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Hungerford -7 8 £23,500 -41.25%
Slough -6 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Thatcham - 2 £32,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 245 (80.07%) C#
2 228 (74.51%) .NET
3 165 (53.92%) SQL Server
4 159 (51.96%) SQL
5 151 (49.35%) HTML
6 145 (47.39%) JavaScript
7 141 (46.08%) ASP.NET
8 128 (41.83%) CSS
9 127 (41.50%) MVC
10 90 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 83 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
12 77 (25.16%) jQuery
12 77 (25.16%) Oracle
13 68 (22.22%) Java
14 63 (20.59%) Degree
15 61 (19.93%) Windows
16 57 (18.63%) Software Engineering
17 56 (18.30%) XML
18 50 (16.34%) Microsoft
19 49 (16.01%) C++
20 47 (15.36%) Finance
21 45 (14.71%) Web Services
22 43 (14.05%) Scrum
22 43 (14.05%) Computer Science
23 42 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
24 41 (13.40%) WPF
25 40 (13.07%) Linux
26 38 (12.42%) Unix
26 38 (12.42%) WCF
26 38 (12.42%) AngularJS

Software Developer 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 17 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 16 (5.23%) JBoss
2 16 (5.23%) WebSphere
3 14 (4.58%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.61%) IIS
6 7 (2.29%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.92%) MS Office
3 5 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.84%) SaaS
2 12 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) Extranet
2 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (53.92%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.80%) MySQL
3 27 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 19 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (5.88%) Big Data
6 17 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 16 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (4.90%) Oracle Database
8 15 (4.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (3.27%) DTS
9 10 (3.27%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.61%) MS Access
11 7 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.96%) GIS
13 5 (1.63%) RDBMS
14 4 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.65%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 42 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (10.13%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.90%) Eclipse
3 15 (4.90%) Maven
4 14 (4.58%) Subversion
5 9 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.61%) Ant
6 8 (2.61%) JIRA
6 8 (2.61%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.31%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.98%) NUnit
9 2 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.33%) MSTest
10 1 (0.33%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.33%) Selenium
10 1 (0.33%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 47 (15.36%) Finance
2 31 (10.13%) Banking
3 21 (6.86%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.23%) Retail
5 15 (4.90%) Marketing
6 12 (3.92%) Legal
7 11 (3.59%) Automotive
8 4 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.98%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.65%) Advertising
10 2 (0.65%) Back Office
10 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (74.51%) .NET
2 151 (49.35%) HTML
3 141 (46.08%) ASP.NET
4 128 (41.83%) CSS
5 90 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 77 (25.16%) jQuery
7 56 (18.30%) XML
8 45 (14.71%) Web Services
9 41 (13.40%) WPF
10 38 (12.42%) AngularJS
10 38 (12.42%) WCF
11 30 (9.80%) JSON
12 29 (9.48%) HTML5
13 27 (8.82%) Ajax
14 26 (8.50%) Hibernate
15 22 (7.19%) .NET Framework
16 18 (5.88%) XSLT
17 17 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
18 15 (4.90%) J2EE
18 15 (4.90%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.05%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.17%) Mobile App
3 23 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.90%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.59%) Life Science
5 11 (3.59%) Visualisation
6 10 (3.27%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.61%) Cyber Attack
7 8 (2.61%) Physics
8 6 (1.96%) RIA
9 5 (1.63%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.63%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.63%) PMI
10 4 (1.31%) FMCG
10 4 (1.31%) Xbox
11 3 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.65%) Social Media
13 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (19.93%) Windows
2 40 (13.07%) Linux
3 38 (12.42%) Unix
4 21 (6.86%) Android
5 14 (4.58%) Windows Mobile
6 13 (4.25%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (41.50%) MVC
2 83 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (18.63%) Software Engineering
4 43 (14.05%) Scrum
5 37 (12.09%) Unit Testing
6 35 (11.44%) OO
7 33 (10.78%) SDLC
8 28 (9.15%) CRM
9 18 (5.88%) Web Development
10 17 (5.56%) V-Model
11 14 (4.58%) Asset Management
11 14 (4.58%) Facilities Management
11 14 (4.58%) TDD
12 13 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (3.92%) Multithreading
13 12 (3.92%) OOD
14 11 (3.59%) Machine Learning
14 11 (3.59%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (80.07%) C#
2 159 (51.96%) SQL
3 145 (47.39%) JavaScript
4 68 (22.22%) Java
5 49 (16.01%) C++
6 36 (11.76%) PHP
7 30 (9.80%) VB
8 29 (9.48%) VB.NET
9 24 (7.84%) Python
10 19 (6.21%) T-SQL
11 15 (4.90%) Perl
12 14 (4.58%) Bash Shell
12 14 (4.58%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.94%) TypeScript
13 9 (2.94%) XAML
14 8 (2.61%) Tcl
14 8 (2.61%) VBA
15 6 (1.96%) COBOL
16 3 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (20.59%) Degree
2 10 (3.27%) PhD
3 8 (2.61%) DBS Check
4 5 (1.63%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.31%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.56%) GAMP
2 6 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.63%) Ansible
1 5 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (25.16%) Oracle
2 50 (16.34%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.23%) Sybase
4 13 (4.25%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.29%) Telerik
5 7 (2.29%) Zend
6 6 (1.96%) SAP
7 5 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.31%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.65%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.65%) Google
9 2 (0.65%) Sage
10 1 (0.33%) Capita
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.33%) Syclo
10 1 (0.33%) Twitter
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus huge bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £33,000 per annum Plus bonus and excellent bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £46,000 to £50,000 per annum + large co benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago