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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 92 124 142
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 93 105 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.52% 1.99% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.08% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 89 101 81
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £33,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
3523 5055 5142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.55% 95.81% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 4116 3692
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +13 39 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Newbury +26 24 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Bracknell +13 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Slough +29 7 £37,500 -23.07%
Wokingham +11 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Maidenhead +4 1 - - 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 157 (73.02%) C#
2 149 (69.30%) .NET
3 119 (55.35%) JavaScript
4 113 (52.56%) HTML
5 104 (48.37%) SQL
6 92 (42.79%) SQL Server
6 92 (42.79%) MVC
7 80 (37.21%) ASP.NET
8 78 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (34.42%) CSS
10 57 (26.51%) Java
11 51 (23.72%) Degree
12 47 (21.86%) WPF
13 45 (20.93%) Software Engineering
14 42 (19.53%) Unit Testing
15 41 (19.07%) XML
16 40 (18.60%) Finance
17 37 (17.21%) AngularJS
18 36 (16.74%) WCF
18 36 (16.74%) Web Services
19 34 (15.81%) PHP
20 31 (14.42%) Windows
20 31 (14.42%) Scrum
21 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
22 29 (13.49%) C++
23 28 (13.02%) .NET Framework
24 27 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
24 27 (12.56%) ASP.NET Web API
25 26 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
26 25 (11.63%) HTML5

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 19 (8.84%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (5.58%) JBoss
3 9 (4.19%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.72%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.26%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.79%) CMS
6 6 (2.79%) Drupal
7 2 (0.93%) Apache
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.98%) SaaS
3 3 (1.40%) G Suite
3 3 (1.40%) Slack
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) CTI
1 2 (0.93%) DHCP
1 2 (0.93%) DNS
1 2 (0.93%) IP Telephony
1 2 (0.93%) SNMP
1 2 (0.93%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) LAN
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.47%) VPN
2 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (42.79%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.70%) MongoDB
3 19 (8.84%) Redis
4 15 (6.98%) DTS
5 13 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.58%) NoSQL
7 11 (5.12%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.72%) MySQL
9 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.79%) phpMyAdmin
10 6 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (2.33%) OLAP
11 5 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (2.33%) Snowflake Schema
11 5 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (9.30%) Git (software)
1 20 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.84%) Moq
2 19 (8.84%) NUnit
3 15 (6.98%) TeamCity
4 11 (5.12%) Subversion
4 11 (5.12%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.65%) JIRA
5 10 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (3.72%) Maven
7 6 (2.79%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.33%) Ant
8 5 (2.33%) Appium
8 5 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.33%) FitNesse
8 5 (2.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.33%) Protractor
8 5 (2.33%) Selenium
8 5 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (18.60%) Finance
2 22 (10.23%) Retail
3 6 (2.79%) Automotive
3 6 (2.79%) Banking
4 4 (1.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Games
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (69.30%) .NET
2 113 (52.56%) HTML
3 80 (37.21%) ASP.NET
4 74 (34.42%) CSS
5 47 (21.86%) WPF
6 41 (19.07%) XML
7 37 (17.21%) AngularJS
8 36 (16.74%) WCF
8 36 (16.74%) Web Services
9 28 (13.02%) .NET Framework
10 27 (12.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (11.63%) HTML5
12 25 (11.63%) jQuery
13 23 (10.70%) Entity Framework
14 22 (10.23%) Ajax
15 16 (7.44%) RESTful
16 13 (6.05%) J2EE
17 12 (5.58%) Hibernate
17 12 (5.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.16%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.44%) PMI
3 13 (6.05%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (2.33%) NHS
5 5 (2.33%) Physics
6 4 (1.86%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.86%) Xbox
7 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.93%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.93%) iPad
7 2 (0.93%) IVR
7 2 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.47%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.42%) Windows
2 22 (10.23%) Unix
3 21 (9.77%) Linux
4 11 (5.12%) Android
4 11 (5.12%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.93%) CentOS
5 2 (0.93%) Solaris
5 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (42.79%) MVC
2 78 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (20.93%) Software Engineering
4 42 (19.53%) Unit Testing
5 31 (14.42%) Scrum
6 23 (10.70%) SDLC
7 21 (9.77%) Web Development
8 20 (9.30%) Multithreading
9 17 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (6.05%) SOA
10 13 (6.05%) TDD
11 12 (5.58%) Microservices
11 12 (5.58%) OO
12 11 (5.12%) CRM
13 10 (4.65%) OOD
14 9 (4.19%) BDD
15 8 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (2.79%) Creative Problem-Solving
16 6 (2.79%) Data Architecture
17 5 (2.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 157 (73.02%) C#
2 119 (55.35%) JavaScript
3 104 (48.37%) SQL
4 57 (26.51%) Java
5 34 (15.81%) PHP
6 29 (13.49%) C++
7 16 (7.44%) Python
8 15 (6.98%) VB
9 13 (6.05%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.65%) VB.NET
11 9 (4.19%) Perl
12 7 (3.26%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.79%) COBOL
13 6 (2.79%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.86%) Ruby
15 3 (1.40%) Scala
15 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.93%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.93%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (23.72%) Degree
2 16 (7.44%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) GAMP
3 1 (0.47%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Docker
1 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.16%) Oracle
3 11 (5.12%) Xamarin
4 8 (3.72%) Sybase
5 7 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.79%) Google
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco
7 2 (0.93%) Talend
7 2 (0.93%) Zend
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
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