The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Engineer
Rank 210 232 217
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.037% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.038% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
Software Development Engineer
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
4638 5210 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.19% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3831 3946
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Software Development Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software Development Engineer
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 Development Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Newbury - 3 - -
Reading +17 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Wokingham - 1 - -
Software Development Engineer
South East

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) UML
3 7 (46.67%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Ajax
5 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Forcepoint
6 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
6 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (20.00%) Image Processing
7 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Release Management

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) Ajax
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) WSDL
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Image Processing
5 3 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) High Availability
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Delphi
5 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Forcepoint
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft