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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 80 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 125 133 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.94% 2.51% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 2.61% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 120 122 97
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
4070 5090 5626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.85% 95.91% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 4055 3832
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -11 41 £47,500 - 8
Newbury +29 31 £45,000 -7.69% 2
Wokingham -3 26 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Bracknell +5 9 £41,000 -4.65% 1
Maidenhead -8 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Hungerford +2 1 £23,500 -41.25%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 216 (75.52%) C#
2 196 (68.53%) .NET
3 153 (53.50%) SQL Server
4 149 (52.10%) JavaScript
5 143 (50.00%) HTML
6 130 (45.45%) SQL
7 123 (43.01%) MVC
8 122 (42.66%) ASP.NET
9 108 (37.76%) CSS
10 77 (26.92%) Java
11 75 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
12 70 (24.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 62 (21.68%) Degree
14 61 (21.33%) Oracle
15 60 (20.98%) Software Engineering
16 52 (18.18%) Finance
17 51 (17.83%) jQuery
18 50 (17.48%) WPF
19 48 (16.78%) XML
20 47 (16.43%) C++
21 45 (15.73%) Microsoft
22 44 (15.38%) Web Services
23 43 (15.03%) Computer Science
24 39 (13.64%) Scrum
25 38 (13.29%) Windows
26 37 (12.94%) Unit Testing
27 36 (12.59%) Unix
28 35 (12.24%) Linux
29 33 (11.54%) PHP
30 32 (11.19%) WCF

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 25 (8.74%) JBoss
2 23 (8.04%) WebLogic
3 21 (7.34%) WebSphere
4 19 (6.64%) Tomcat
5 15 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.10%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.70%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.55%) MS Office
3 6 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.69%) SaaS
2 11 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.05%) Force.com
3 3 (1.05%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.05%) Slack
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.45%) Internet
2 2 (0.70%) CTI
2 2 (0.70%) IP Telephony
2 2 (0.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (53.50%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.44%) MySQL
3 20 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (6.64%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.94%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.50%) Big Data
7 10 (3.50%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.45%) DTS
8 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.10%) MS Access
10 5 (1.75%) GIS
10 5 (1.75%) Redis
11 4 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 28 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (6.64%) Maven
3 18 (6.29%) Subversion
4 17 (5.94%) Eclipse
4 17 (5.94%) Visual Studio
5 13 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 11 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 10 (3.50%) JIRA
8 9 (3.15%) Ant
8 9 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (2.45%) NUnit
10 5 (1.75%) Moq
11 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.40%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.70%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.35%) Grunt
13 1 (0.35%) Selenium
13 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 52 (18.18%) Finance
2 23 (8.04%) Banking
3 17 (5.94%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.85%) Automotive
5 10 (3.50%) Retail
6 7 (2.45%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.10%) Marketing
8 3 (1.05%) Legal
9 2 (0.70%) Advertising
9 2 (0.70%) Back Office
9 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (68.53%) .NET
2 143 (50.00%) HTML
3 122 (42.66%) ASP.NET
4 108 (37.76%) CSS
5 70 (24.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (17.83%) jQuery
7 50 (17.48%) WPF
8 48 (16.78%) XML
9 44 (15.38%) Web Services
10 32 (11.19%) WCF
11 30 (10.49%) AngularJS
12 29 (10.14%) Hibernate
12 29 (10.14%) HTML5
13 25 (8.74%) Ajax
14 24 (8.39%) XSLT
15 20 (6.99%) J2EE
16 19 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (6.64%) jBPM
16 19 (6.64%) JSON
17 18 (6.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.03%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.34%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.59%) PMI
4 12 (4.20%) Algorithms
5 11 (3.85%) Life Science
6 10 (3.50%) Physics
7 9 (3.15%) Cyber Attack
7 9 (3.15%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.80%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.75%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.75%) RIA
10 3 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.70%) IVR
11 2 (0.70%) Social Media
12 1 (0.35%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.35%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.29%) Windows
2 36 (12.59%) Unix
3 35 (12.24%) Linux
4 21 (7.34%) Android
5 19 (6.64%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.10%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.70%) CentOS
7 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (43.01%) MVC
2 75 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (20.98%) Software Engineering
4 39 (13.64%) Scrum
5 37 (12.94%) Unit Testing
6 28 (9.79%) Web Development
7 25 (8.74%) OO
8 24 (8.39%) CRM
9 18 (6.29%) SDLC
10 17 (5.94%) Asset Management
10 17 (5.94%) Facilities Management
11 15 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (4.90%) Multithreading
13 13 (4.55%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.55%) TDD
13 13 (4.55%) V-Model
14 11 (3.85%) Product Management
14 11 (3.85%) Web Application Development
15 10 (3.50%) OOD
16 9 (3.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 216 (75.52%) C#
2 149 (52.10%) JavaScript
3 130 (45.45%) SQL
4 77 (26.92%) Java
5 47 (16.43%) C++
6 33 (11.54%) PHP
7 29 (10.14%) Python
8 20 (6.99%) Perl
9 17 (5.94%) VB
9 17 (5.94%) VB.NET
10 16 (5.59%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.80%) COBOL
11 8 (2.80%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.80%) Tcl
11 8 (2.80%) TypeScript
12 7 (2.45%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.10%) VBA
14 5 (1.75%) XAML
15 4 (1.40%) Ruby
16 3 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 62 (21.68%) Degree
2 16 (5.59%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.45%) PhD
4 6 (2.10%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.55%) GAMP
2 3 (1.05%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) Ansible
1 5 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.75%) Puppet
2 2 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 61 (21.33%) Oracle
2 45 (15.73%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.34%) Sybase
4 17 (5.94%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.45%) Google
6 4 (1.40%) SAP
7 3 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.05%) Zend
8 2 (0.70%) Cisco
8 2 (0.70%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.70%) Sage
8 2 (0.70%) Talend
9 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.35%) Capita
9 1 (0.35%) Twitter
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