The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 128 102
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 90 106 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.51% 2.00% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 2.09% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 83 100 119
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
3429 5072 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.52% 95.70% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2708 4122 3765
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 £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bracknell +12 43 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Reading +36 26 £52,500 +13.51% 7
Slough - 4 £43,250 -
Wokingham -1 3 £55,000 +18.91%
Windsor -6 1 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 196 (96.08%) Software Engineering
2 124 (60.78%) C++
3 99 (48.53%) C#
4 88 (43.14%) Degree
5 87 (42.65%) Java
6 76 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (34.80%) Computer Science
8 68 (33.33%) SQL
9 61 (29.90%) TDD
10 60 (29.41%) Linux
11 59 (28.92%) C
12 46 (22.55%) Multithreading
12 46 (22.55%) SDLC
13 41 (20.10%) Scrum
13 41 (20.10%) Python
14 39 (19.12%) JavaScript
15 36 (17.65%) Microsoft
16 35 (17.16%) .NET
16 35 (17.16%) Visual Studio
17 33 (16.18%) BDD
18 32 (15.69%) HTML
19 30 (14.71%) Web Services
20 28 (13.73%) Mathematics
21 26 (12.75%) Windows
21 26 (12.75%) Finance
22 25 (12.25%) STL
22 25 (12.25%) CSS
22 25 (12.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 24 (11.76%) HTTP
24 23 (11.27%) OOP

Software Engineer 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 6 (2.94%) Confluence
2 4 (1.96%) Apache
3 3 (1.47%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.47%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.76%) HTTP
2 22 (10.78%) TCP/IP
3 21 (10.29%) FTP
3 21 (10.29%) Kerberos
3 21 (10.29%) LDAP
4 14 (6.86%) Internet
5 13 (6.37%) SMTP
6 2 (0.98%) Wireless
7 1 (0.49%) 3G
7 1 (0.49%) 4G
7 1 (0.49%) 5G
7 1 (0.49%) 802.15
7 1 (0.49%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.49%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.82%) Big Data
2 16 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.37%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.94%) HBase
5 5 (2.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.47%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.98%) MySQL
7 2 (0.98%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.98%) OrientDB
7 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (17.16%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.86%) Cucumber
2 14 (6.86%) Eclipse
3 12 (5.88%) JIRA
4 8 (3.92%) FitNesse
4 8 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (2.94%) Appium
6 6 (2.94%) Protractor
6 6 (2.94%) Selenium
6 6 (2.94%) Subversion
6 6 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.98%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.98%) JUnit
7 2 (0.98%) Maven
8 1 (0.49%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.49%) NetBeans
General
1 26 (12.75%) Finance
2 12 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.43%) Advertising
4 6 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.47%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.16%) .NET
2 32 (15.69%) HTML
3 30 (14.71%) Web Services
4 25 (12.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 25 (12.25%) CSS
4 25 (12.25%) STL
5 23 (11.27%) COM
5 23 (11.27%) MFC
6 17 (8.33%) WPF
7 16 (7.84%) RESTful
8 13 (6.37%) Ajax
8 13 (6.37%) WCF
9 8 (3.92%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET
9 8 (3.92%) DCOM
9 8 (3.92%) Java EE
9 8 (3.92%) MAPI
9 8 (3.92%) Spring
10 7 (3.43%) XML
11 6 (2.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (34.80%) Computer Science
2 28 (13.73%) Mathematics
3 23 (11.27%) Physics
4 22 (10.78%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.90%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.96%) Social Media
7 4 (1.96%) Wiki
8 3 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.98%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.98%) User Experience
10 1 (0.49%) BBC
10 1 (0.49%) CUDA
10 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 60 (29.41%) Linux
2 26 (12.75%) Windows
3 13 (6.37%) Unix
4 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.49%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (96.08%) Software Engineering
2 76 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (29.90%) TDD
4 46 (22.55%) Multithreading
4 46 (22.55%) SDLC
5 41 (20.10%) Scrum
6 33 (16.18%) BDD
7 23 (11.27%) OOP
8 22 (10.78%) OO
9 16 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (7.84%) OOD
9 16 (7.84%) Open Source
9 16 (7.84%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.88%) Automation Testing
10 12 (5.88%) Data Loss Prevention
11 10 (4.90%) Information Governance
11 10 (4.90%) Regression Testing
11 10 (4.90%) Secure Coding
12 9 (4.41%) High Availability
13 8 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 124 (60.78%) C++
2 99 (48.53%) C#
3 87 (42.65%) Java
4 68 (33.33%) SQL
5 59 (28.92%) C
6 41 (20.10%) Python
7 39 (19.12%) JavaScript
8 12 (5.88%) Apex Code
9 10 (4.90%) PHP
10 8 (3.92%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.43%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.43%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.94%) Embedded C++
13 5 (2.45%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.96%) Perl
14 4 (1.96%) Ruby
15 3 (1.47%) Scala
16 2 (0.98%) Ada
16 2 (0.98%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.98%) XAML
Qualifications
1 88 (43.14%) Degree
2 7 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) MISRA
System Software
1 21 (10.29%) NFS
2 6 (2.94%) HDFS
3 3 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.96%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.49%) Ansible
2 1 (0.49%) yum
Vendors
1 36 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.31%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (4.90%) Oracle
4 3 (1.47%) Avid
5 2 (0.98%) Zend
6 1 (0.49%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.49%) Intel
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Theale, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive + Benefits including an exceptional Pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
IC Resources
Salary: negotiable with an excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum GBP To 70K +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + benefits including an exceptional pen
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Windsor
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago