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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 100 123 141
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 95 127 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.34% 2.11% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 2.20% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 91 119 89
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
3864 5784 5585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.13% 96.03% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2972 4724 3831
Median salary £49,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -1 34 £44,375 -1.38% 4
Newbury +29 17 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Wokingham +16 17 £40,000 -12.08%
Bracknell +10 9 £40,000 - 1
Slough +27 6 £37,500 -25.00%
Maidenhead +1 2 - -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 185 (73.12%) C#
2 175 (69.17%) .NET
3 141 (55.73%) JavaScript
4 133 (52.57%) HTML
5 120 (47.43%) SQL
5 120 (47.43%) SQL Server
6 112 (44.27%) MVC
7 100 (39.53%) ASP.NET
8 91 (35.97%) CSS
9 75 (29.64%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (28.06%) Java
11 54 (21.34%) Degree
12 53 (20.95%) WPF
12 53 (20.95%) Finance
13 51 (20.16%) Software Engineering
14 47 (18.58%) Oracle
15 45 (17.79%) Unit Testing
16 44 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (16.21%) Web Services
17 41 (16.21%) Windows
18 40 (15.81%) WCF
18 40 (15.81%) XML
19 37 (14.62%) C++
19 37 (14.62%) PHP
19 37 (14.62%) Microsoft
20 36 (14.23%) Scrum
20 36 (14.23%) jQuery
21 33 (13.04%) AngularJS
22 31 (12.25%) HTML5
23 30 (11.86%) Linux

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 23 (9.09%) JBoss
2 21 (8.30%) WebLogic
3 19 (7.51%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (7.51%) WebSphere
4 17 (6.72%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.19%) CMS
5 3 (1.19%) Drupal
6 2 (0.79%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.72%) SaaS
3 3 (1.19%) G Suite
3 3 (1.19%) Slack
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) CTI
2 2 (0.79%) DHCP
2 2 (0.79%) DNS
2 2 (0.79%) IP Telephony
2 2 (0.79%) SNMP
2 2 (0.79%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.40%) LAN
3 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (47.43%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 20 (7.91%) MySQL
4 14 (5.53%) Redis
5 13 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.35%) DTS
6 11 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.95%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.77%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.19%) Big Data
11 3 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (7.51%) Subversion
3 18 (7.11%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.11%) Maven
4 15 (5.93%) Eclipse
4 15 (5.93%) NUnit
5 14 (5.53%) Moq
5 14 (5.53%) Visual Studio
6 13 (5.14%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.56%) JIRA
7 9 (3.56%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.77%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.37%) Ant
10 5 (1.98%) FitNesse
11 4 (1.58%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.58%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.19%) Appium
12 3 (1.19%) Protractor
12 3 (1.19%) Selenium
12 3 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (20.95%) Finance
2 17 (6.72%) Banking
3 13 (5.14%) Retail
4 12 (4.74%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.56%) Automotive
6 7 (2.77%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.79%) Back Office
7 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (69.17%) .NET
2 133 (52.57%) HTML
3 100 (39.53%) ASP.NET
4 91 (35.97%) CSS
5 53 (20.95%) WPF
6 44 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (16.21%) Web Services
8 40 (15.81%) WCF
8 40 (15.81%) XML
9 36 (14.23%) jQuery
10 33 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 31 (12.25%) HTML5
12 26 (10.28%) Hibernate
13 25 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (9.49%) Ajax
15 20 (7.91%) .NET Framework
15 20 (7.91%) Entity Framework
15 20 (7.91%) J2EE
15 20 (7.91%) XSLT
16 17 (6.72%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.91%) PMI
3 17 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.93%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.16%) Physics
6 7 (2.77%) Life Science
6 7 (2.77%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.37%) Cyber Attack
8 5 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.19%) RIA
9 3 (1.19%) Xbox
10 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.79%) iPad
10 2 (0.79%) IVR
10 2 (0.79%) Social Media
10 2 (0.79%) User Experience
11 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.21%) Windows
2 30 (11.86%) Linux
2 30 (11.86%) Unix
3 15 (5.93%) Apple iOS
4 12 (4.74%) Android
5 3 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.79%) CentOS
6 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) Solaris
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (44.27%) MVC
2 75 (29.64%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (20.16%) Software Engineering
4 45 (17.79%) Unit Testing
5 36 (14.23%) Scrum
6 25 (9.88%) Multithreading
7 22 (8.70%) OO
8 21 (8.30%) Web Development
9 19 (7.51%) SDLC
10 18 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (7.11%) TDD
11 15 (5.93%) Asset Management
11 15 (5.93%) Facilities Management
12 12 (4.74%) CRM
12 12 (4.74%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.35%) BDD
14 10 (3.95%) OOD
15 9 (3.56%) Product Management
15 9 (3.56%) Waterfall
16 8 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 185 (73.12%) C#
2 141 (55.73%) JavaScript
3 120 (47.43%) SQL
4 71 (28.06%) Java
5 37 (14.62%) C++
5 37 (14.62%) PHP
6 18 (7.11%) Python
7 15 (5.93%) VB
8 13 (5.14%) Perl
8 13 (5.14%) VB.NET
9 12 (4.74%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.56%) TypeScript
11 8 (3.16%) COBOL
11 8 (3.16%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.77%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.58%) Ruby
13 4 (1.58%) Tcl
14 3 (1.19%) C
14 3 (1.19%) XAML
15 2 (0.79%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 54 (21.34%) Degree
2 20 (7.91%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.16%) GAMP
2 4 (1.58%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Docker
1 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (18.58%) Oracle
2 37 (14.62%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.51%) Sybase
4 12 (4.74%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.77%) Google
6 5 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco
7 2 (0.79%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.79%) Sage
7 2 (0.79%) Talend
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.40%) Zend
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