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 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 Engineer
Rank 101 140 124
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 94 109 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.31% 1.81% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 1.88% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 83 87 93
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,900 £57,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software 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
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 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 8 December 2016.

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 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
Bracknell +20 42 £42,500 +22.30% 6
Reading +40 30 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Newbury +9 4 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Wokingham 0 3 £55,000 +12.82% 1
Slough - 2 £37,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 211 (93.78%) Software Engineering
2 124 (55.11%) C++
3 106 (47.11%) C#
4 95 (42.22%) Java
5 93 (41.33%) Degree
6 87 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (32.00%) Linux
7 72 (32.00%) TDD
8 66 (29.33%) Computer Science
9 65 (28.89%) SQL
10 58 (25.78%) Scrum
11 55 (24.44%) JavaScript
12 53 (23.56%) .NET
13 51 (22.67%) C
13 51 (22.67%) SDLC
14 50 (22.22%) HTML
15 49 (21.78%) OO
15 49 (21.78%) Multithreading
16 48 (21.33%) OOP
17 40 (17.78%) Python
17 40 (17.78%) CSS
18 38 (16.89%) Microsoft
18 38 (16.89%) BDD
19 34 (15.11%) Web Services
20 31 (13.78%) Finance
21 30 (13.33%) Internet
21 30 (13.33%) Windows
22 28 (12.44%) Eclipse
22 28 (12.44%) Visual Studio
22 28 (12.44%) Mathematics

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 4 (1.78%) Confluence
1 4 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (1.78%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.89%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.33%) Internet
2 23 (10.22%) SMTP
3 22 (9.78%) HTTP
4 19 (8.44%) TCP/IP
5 17 (7.56%) FTP
5 17 (7.56%) Kerberos
5 17 (7.56%) LDAP
6 1 (0.44%) 802.15
6 1 (0.44%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.44%) Wireless
6 1 (0.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.89%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.00%) Big Data
4 6 (2.67%) HBase
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.89%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.44%) MySQL
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (12.44%) Eclipse
1 28 (12.44%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 10 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.56%) FitNesse
6 7 (3.11%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.11%) JIRA
7 4 (1.78%) PHPUnit
7 4 (1.78%) Selenium
8 3 (1.33%) Appium
8 3 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.33%) Maven
8 3 (1.33%) Protractor
8 3 (1.33%) Subversion
8 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.33%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.44%) JUnit
9 1 (0.44%) TestNG
General
1 31 (13.78%) Finance
2 16 (7.11%) Financial Institution
3 6 (2.67%) Advertising
4 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (23.56%) .NET
2 50 (22.22%) HTML
3 40 (17.78%) CSS
4 34 (15.11%) Web Services
5 22 (9.78%) Ajax
6 19 (8.44%) LAMP
7 18 (8.00%) WPF
8 17 (7.56%) ASP.NET
8 17 (7.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 17 (7.56%) STL
9 15 (6.67%) COM
9 15 (6.67%) MFC
10 14 (6.22%) WCF
11 12 (5.33%) HTML5
12 11 (4.89%) jQuery
12 11 (4.89%) Symfony
13 10 (4.44%) RESTful
14 8 (3.56%) DCOM
14 8 (3.56%) MAPI
14 8 (3.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (29.33%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.44%) Mathematics
3 25 (11.11%) Physics
4 23 (10.22%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (8.00%) Data Structures
5 18 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.22%) Social Media
7 4 (1.78%) RIA
8 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.89%) User Experience
9 2 (0.89%) Wiki
10 1 (0.44%) BBC
10 1 (0.44%) CUDA
10 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (32.00%) Linux
2 30 (13.33%) Windows
3 23 (10.22%) Unix
4 4 (1.78%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.44%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (93.78%) Software Engineering
2 87 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (32.00%) TDD
4 58 (25.78%) Scrum
5 51 (22.67%) SDLC
6 49 (21.78%) Multithreading
6 49 (21.78%) OO
7 48 (21.33%) OOP
8 38 (16.89%) BDD
9 25 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 21 (9.33%) OOD
11 20 (8.89%) MVC
12 19 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (7.11%) Data Loss Prevention
14 15 (6.67%) Data Protection
14 15 (6.67%) Front End Development
15 14 (6.22%) High Availability
15 14 (6.22%) Mentoring
16 13 (5.78%) Automation Testing
17 12 (5.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 124 (55.11%) C++
2 106 (47.11%) C#
3 95 (42.22%) Java
4 65 (28.89%) SQL
5 55 (24.44%) JavaScript
6 51 (22.67%) C
7 40 (17.78%) Python
8 24 (10.67%) PHP
9 13 (5.78%) Apex Code
10 11 (4.89%) T-SQL
11 10 (4.44%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.11%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.67%) Embedded C++
13 6 (2.67%) TypeScript
14 5 (2.22%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.78%) Perl
15 4 (1.78%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.33%) Ruby
17 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 93 (41.33%) Degree
2 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.67%) GAMP
2 1 (0.44%) MISRA
System Software
1 17 (7.56%) NFS
2 6 (2.67%) HDFS
3 4 (1.78%) Firmware
4 2 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.44%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.56%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (6.67%) Oracle
4 7 (3.11%) Zend
5 1 (0.44%) Intel
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum large company benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £27,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Potential to go higher
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
VERITAS SOFTWARE CORPORATION
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago