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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 81 123 130
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 104 108 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.07% 2.12% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 2.24% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 97 107 101
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 £32,000 £32,100 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,750
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
3226 4832 5279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.30% 94.97% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3967 3949
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +19 44 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Newbury +17 21 £43,750 -16.66% 3
Bracknell +22 19 £45,000 +10.42% 1
Slough +32 9 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Maidenhead +12 4 £33,500 +2.29%
Wokingham -4 3 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Windsor -6 1 - -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 145 (72.86%) C#
2 144 (72.36%) .NET
3 111 (55.78%) JavaScript
4 103 (51.76%) SQL
5 102 (51.26%) HTML
6 96 (48.24%) MVC
7 82 (41.21%) ASP.NET
8 79 (39.70%) SQL Server
9 75 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (35.68%) CSS
11 53 (26.63%) AngularJS
12 47 (23.62%) Degree
13 44 (22.11%) Java
14 40 (20.10%) XML
15 39 (19.60%) WPF
15 39 (19.60%) Software Engineering
16 35 (17.59%) Unit Testing
17 34 (17.09%) .NET Framework
18 33 (16.58%) ASP.NET Web API
19 30 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
19 30 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
20 29 (14.57%) WCF
20 29 (14.57%) Web Services
21 28 (14.07%) Scrum
22 26 (13.07%) PHP
23 25 (12.56%) Windows
23 25 (12.56%) Entity Framework
23 25 (12.56%) Git (software)
24 24 (12.06%) Computer Science
24 24 (12.06%) T-SQL

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 18 (9.05%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.02%) CMS
2 6 (3.02%) Drupal
3 4 (2.01%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.01%) MS Office
2 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.01%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.03%) SaaS
3 2 (1.01%) G Suite
3 2 (1.01%) Slack
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.01%) DHCP
1 2 (1.01%) DNS
1 2 (1.01%) SNMP
2 1 (0.50%) LAN
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.50%) VPN
2 1 (0.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (39.70%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.05%) MongoDB
2 18 (9.05%) Redis
3 15 (7.54%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.03%) DTS
5 9 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.02%) OLAP
7 6 (3.02%) phpMyAdmin
8 5 (2.51%) Big Data
8 5 (2.51%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (2.51%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.51%) Power BI
8 5 (2.51%) Snowflake Schema
8 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (12.56%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.55%) TeamCity
3 19 (9.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (9.05%) Moq
4 18 (9.05%) NUnit
5 14 (7.04%) JIRA
6 11 (5.53%) Appium
6 11 (5.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (5.53%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.53%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.53%) Protractor
6 11 (5.53%) Selenium
6 11 (5.53%) Subversion
6 11 (5.53%) Visual Studio
6 11 (5.53%) WebDriver
7 10 (5.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (2.51%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.51%) Ant
10 2 (1.01%) Maven
10 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (12.06%) Finance
2 23 (11.56%) Retail
3 10 (5.03%) Automotive
4 3 (1.51%) Marketing
5 2 (1.01%) Billing
5 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (72.36%) .NET
2 102 (51.26%) HTML
3 82 (41.21%) ASP.NET
4 71 (35.68%) CSS
5 53 (26.63%) AngularJS
6 40 (20.10%) XML
7 39 (19.60%) WPF
8 34 (17.09%) .NET Framework
9 33 (16.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 30 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (14.57%) WCF
11 29 (14.57%) Web Services
12 25 (12.56%) Entity Framework
13 23 (11.56%) Ajax
14 22 (11.06%) RESTful
15 21 (10.55%) jQuery
16 19 (9.55%) LINQ
17 17 (8.54%) HTML5
18 10 (5.03%) Kendo UI
18 10 (5.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.06%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.03%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.03%) PMI
4 9 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.51%) NHS
5 5 (2.51%) Xbox
6 4 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.51%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.01%) iPad
8 2 (1.01%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) CUDA
9 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.56%) Windows
2 14 (7.04%) Linux
3 12 (6.03%) Android
4 10 (5.03%) Unix
5 6 (3.02%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.01%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (48.24%) MVC
2 75 (37.69%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (19.60%) Software Engineering
4 35 (17.59%) Unit Testing
5 28 (14.07%) Scrum
6 22 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (9.55%) SDLC
8 16 (8.04%) BDD
8 16 (8.04%) OO
9 15 (7.54%) CRM
9 15 (7.54%) Multithreading
9 15 (7.54%) Web Development
10 14 (7.04%) TDD
11 11 (5.53%) OOD
11 11 (5.53%) SOA
12 10 (5.03%) Microservices
13 8 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (3.02%) Data Modelling
14 6 (3.02%) OOP
15 5 (2.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 145 (72.86%) C#
2 111 (55.78%) JavaScript
3 103 (51.76%) SQL
4 44 (22.11%) Java
5 26 (13.07%) PHP
6 24 (12.06%) T-SQL
7 16 (8.04%) C++
8 14 (7.04%) VB
8 14 (7.04%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.52%) Python
10 5 (2.51%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.01%) Perl
12 3 (1.51%) ABAP
12 3 (1.51%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.51%) Scala
13 2 (1.01%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.01%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.01%) C
13 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (23.62%) Degree
2 10 (5.03%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
1 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 24 (12.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.53%) Oracle
2 13 (6.53%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (6.03%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.51%) SAP
5 4 (2.01%) Zend
6 2 (1.01%) Google
7 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Easy commute from Newbury, Swindon, South Oxon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £35k + good benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Wokingham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago