The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 93 120 103
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 131 110 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.53% 1.85% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.00% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 111 100 117
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
4849 5505 5162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.83% 92.72% 93.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 3824 4035
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +29 63 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Wokingham +7 20 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Slough -4 11 £47,500 +18.75%
Newbury -7 9 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Maidenhead +11 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Bracknell +22 3 - - 3
Windsor +20 3 £50,000 -
Hungerford - 1 £40,000 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 190 (84.07%) C#
2 182 (80.53%) .NET
3 154 (68.14%) SQL Server
4 141 (62.39%) ASP.NET
5 133 (58.85%) JavaScript
6 107 (47.35%) SQL
7 104 (46.02%) MVC
8 101 (44.69%) HTML
9 97 (42.92%) jQuery
10 96 (42.48%) CSS
11 83 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 78 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
13 56 (24.78%) Degree
14 55 (24.34%) Microsoft
15 54 (23.89%) Windows
16 45 (19.91%) OO
17 44 (19.47%) HTML5
18 42 (18.58%) .NET Framework
19 41 (18.14%) XML
20 40 (17.70%) Software Engineering
21 39 (17.26%) WCF
21 39 (17.26%) Unit Testing
21 39 (17.26%) PHP
21 39 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
21 39 (17.26%) AngularJS
22 38 (16.81%) TDD
23 37 (16.37%) Ajax
23 37 (16.37%) Web Development
24 36 (15.93%) Java
25 35 (15.49%) MySQL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 23 (10.18%) IIS
2 21 (9.29%) Apache
3 8 (3.54%) Node.js
4 5 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.33%) CMS
5 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.33%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.33%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.33%) WordPress
5 3 (1.33%) nginx
6 2 (0.88%) Liferay
6 2 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.88%) Drupal
6 2 (0.88%) JBoss
6 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.44%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Kentico
Applications
1 24 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.65%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.44%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.29%) SaaS
2 7 (3.10%) GitHub
3 5 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.88%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.75%) Internet
2 5 (2.21%) SSL
3 3 (1.33%) LTE
3 3 (1.33%) GSM
3 3 (1.33%) UMTS
4 2 (0.88%) SMTP
4 2 (0.88%) HTTP
4 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.88%) DNS
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (68.14%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.49%) MySQL
3 25 (11.06%) NoSQL
4 17 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (6.64%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (6.19%) Relational Database
6 14 (6.19%) MongoDB
7 13 (5.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (4.42%) RavenDB
10 8 (3.54%) DTS
11 7 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (2.65%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.65%) Big Data
13 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.77%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.77%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (6.64%) Visual Studio
3 13 (5.75%) Selenium
4 6 (2.65%) EasyMock
4 6 (2.65%) DbUnit
4 6 (2.65%) Subversion
4 6 (2.65%) JUnit
5 5 (2.21%) JIRA
5 5 (2.21%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.77%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.77%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.88%) NuGet
7 2 (0.88%) Maven
7 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.44%) NUnit
8 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (14.60%) Finance
2 19 (8.41%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.31%) Legal
4 10 (4.42%) Marketing
4 10 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.65%) Retail
6 3 (1.33%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.88%) Back Office
7 2 (0.88%) Automotive
7 2 (0.88%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (80.53%) .NET
2 141 (62.39%) ASP.NET
3 101 (44.69%) HTML
4 97 (42.92%) jQuery
5 96 (42.48%) CSS
6 83 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (19.47%) HTML5
8 42 (18.58%) .NET Framework
9 41 (18.14%) XML
10 39 (17.26%) AngularJS
10 39 (17.26%) WCF
11 37 (16.37%) Ajax
12 32 (14.16%) Web Services
13 28 (12.39%) REST
14 25 (11.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 24 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 23 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (7.96%) WPF
17 18 (7.96%) JSON
18 15 (6.64%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.50%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.41%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.98%) N-Tier
6 8 (3.54%) RIA
7 5 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.33%) DTV
8 3 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.88%) GIS
9 2 (0.88%) Social Media
10 1 (0.44%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.44%) Derivative
10 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (23.89%) Windows
2 25 (11.06%) Linux
3 21 (9.29%) Android
4 19 (8.41%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.98%) UNIX
6 8 (3.54%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.33%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) SUSE
9 1 (0.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (46.02%) MVC
2 78 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (19.91%) OO
4 40 (17.70%) Software Engineering
5 39 (17.26%) Unit Testing
6 38 (16.81%) TDD
7 37 (16.37%) Web Development
8 29 (12.83%) Scrum
9 21 (9.29%) BDD
10 20 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (8.41%) V-Model
12 16 (7.08%) SOA
13 15 (6.64%) Multithreading
14 13 (5.75%) Web Application Development
14 13 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (4.87%) Android Development
16 10 (4.42%) Digital Marketing
16 10 (4.42%) Logistics
16 10 (4.42%) Mobile Development
17 9 (3.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 190 (84.07%) C#
2 133 (58.85%) JavaScript
3 107 (47.35%) SQL
4 39 (17.26%) PHP
5 36 (15.93%) Java
6 31 (13.72%) T-SQL
7 25 (11.06%) C
7 25 (11.06%) C++
8 24 (10.62%) VB.NET
9 21 (9.29%) TypeScript
10 20 (8.85%) Python
11 13 (5.75%) Ruby
11 13 (5.75%) VB
12 12 (5.31%) Objective-C
13 9 (3.98%) Perl
14 5 (2.21%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.77%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.88%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (24.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.41%) GAMP
2 17 (7.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.77%) VirtualBox
2 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.77%) Puppet
1 4 (1.77%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.60%) Oracle
3 8 (3.54%) SAP
4 4 (1.77%) Twitter
4 4 (1.77%) LANDesk
5 3 (1.33%) DevExpress
5 3 (1.33%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.33%) Websense
5 3 (1.33%) Telerik
6 2 (0.88%) Google
6 2 (0.88%) Sybase
6 2 (0.88%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.44%) Splunk
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe
7 1 (0.44%) HP
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