The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 43 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 264 185 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.22% 3.31% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.40% 4.30% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 207 164 237
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4125 4305 4010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.60% 76.97% 74.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3036 2980 3150
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Reading +45 139 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Newbury +22 52 £45,000 - 3
Slough +2 22 £60,000 +41.17%
Bracknell +1 18 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Maidenhead -7 12 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Windsor +3 7 £27,500 +18.27%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 229 (40.82%) C#
2 216 (38.50%) .NET
3 212 (37.79%) JavaScript
4 207 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
5 199 (35.47%) Java
6 197 (35.12%) SQL
7 181 (32.26%) Degree
8 164 (29.23%) HTML
9 134 (23.89%) CSS
10 125 (22.28%) jQuery
11 120 (21.39%) ASP.NET
12 116 (20.68%) C++
13 107 (19.07%) Computer Science
14 102 (18.18%) Linux
15 97 (17.29%) MVC
16 96 (17.11%) OO
17 92 (16.40%) SQL Server
18 86 (15.33%) XML
18 86 (15.33%) HTML5
19 85 (15.15%) Microsoft
20 84 (14.97%) Ajax
21 83 (14.80%) Windows
21 83 (14.80%) Oracle
22 80 (14.26%) Web Services
23 79 (14.08%) TDD
24 73 (13.01%) Web Development
25 64 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
25 64 (11.41%) Finance
26 63 (11.23%) PHP
27 62 (11.05%) Spring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (6.95%) WebSphere
2 35 (6.24%) WebLogic
3 30 (5.35%) Tomcat
4 24 (4.28%) JBoss
5 20 (3.57%) CMS
6 19 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (3.39%) Node.js
7 18 (3.21%) SharePoint
8 15 (2.67%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (1.60%) Apache
10 6 (1.07%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.89%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.89%) IIS
12 4 (0.71%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.53%) DNN
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 48 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.14%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.60%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (2.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (9.09%) SaaS
2 21 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.85%) Google App Engine
3 16 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.07%) IaaS
6 5 (0.89%) GitHub
6 5 (0.89%) PaaS
7 3 (0.53%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.99%) HTTP
2 27 (4.81%) TCP/IP
3 17 (3.03%) FTP
4 16 (2.85%) LDAP
5 15 (2.67%) SSL
6 13 (2.32%) SDH
6 13 (2.32%) Ethernet
6 13 (2.32%) MPLS
7 12 (2.14%) Internet
8 5 (0.89%) DNS
8 5 (0.89%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.89%) SMTP
8 5 (0.89%) DHCP
8 5 (0.89%) Firewall
8 5 (0.89%) SSH
9 3 (0.53%) IMAP
9 3 (0.53%) NAS
9 3 (0.53%) SAN
10 2 (0.36%) VPN
10 2 (0.36%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 61 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 51 (9.09%) MySQL
4 31 (5.53%) RDBMS
5 24 (4.28%) NoSQL
5 24 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (3.21%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.85%) Hadoop
8 14 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (2.14%) Big Data
11 11 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.43%) CouchDB
13 7 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.07%) DB2
15 5 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 52 (9.27%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 38 (6.77%) Subversion
4 36 (6.42%) JIRA
5 22 (3.92%) Selenium
5 22 (3.92%) Maven
5 22 (3.92%) JUnit
6 21 (3.74%) Ant
7 19 (3.39%) Eclipse
8 17 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 12 (2.14%) Toad
10 9 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.60%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (1.25%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.25%) Grunt
12 6 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.53%) FitNesse
15 2 (0.36%) HP UFT
15 2 (0.36%) ClearQuest
General
1 64 (11.41%) Finance
2 51 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.70%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.57%) Advertising
5 17 (3.03%) Aerospace
6 14 (2.50%) Marketing
7 10 (1.78%) Electronics
7 10 (1.78%) Banking
8 7 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.25%) French Language
8 7 (1.25%) Publishing
9 6 (1.07%) Back Office
10 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.71%) Automotive
11 3 (0.53%) German Language
11 3 (0.53%) Retail
12 2 (0.36%) Billing
12 2 (0.36%) Avionics
13 1 (0.18%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 283 (50.45%) Software Engineer
2 233 (41.53%) Developer
3 107 (19.07%) Senior Software Engineer
4 61 (10.87%) C# Developer
4 61 (10.87%) .NET Developer
5 55 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 52 (9.27%) Java Developer
7 50 (8.91%) C# Software Engineer
8 46 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 37 (6.60%) Senior Developer
10 35 (6.24%) Graduate
11 34 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
12 31 (5.53%) .NET Software Engineer
13 30 (5.35%) Architect
14 28 (4.99%) C++ Software Engineer
15 21 (3.74%) Programmer
16 20 (3.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
17 18 (3.21%) C# Programmer
18 17 (3.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
19 16 (2.85%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (38.50%) .NET
2 164 (29.23%) HTML
3 134 (23.89%) CSS
4 125 (22.28%) jQuery
5 120 (21.39%) ASP.NET
6 86 (15.33%) XML
6 86 (15.33%) HTML5
7 84 (14.97%) Ajax
8 80 (14.26%) Web Services
9 64 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 62 (11.05%) Spring
11 59 (10.52%) AngularJS
12 54 (9.63%) JSON
13 53 (9.45%) WPF
14 48 (8.56%) WCF
15 45 (8.02%) J2EE
16 42 (7.49%) LINQ
17 41 (7.31%) CSS3
18 38 (6.77%) RESTful
19 35 (6.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 107 (19.07%) Computer Science
2 56 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (6.60%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.21%) Embedded Systems
6 15 (2.67%) User Experience
7 14 (2.50%) Social Media
8 13 (2.32%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.96%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.96%) Device Driver
10 9 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (1.60%) Physics
11 8 (1.43%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
12 7 (1.25%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
13 6 (1.07%) Home Automation
13 6 (1.07%) Internet of Things
13 6 (1.07%) Statistics
14 5 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 102 (18.18%) Linux
2 83 (14.80%) Windows
3 48 (8.56%) UNIX
4 19 (3.39%) Android
4 19 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.14%) Windows XP
6 10 (1.78%) Windows 2000
6 10 (1.78%) Windows NT
7 8 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (1.25%) Solaris
9 5 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.18%) SUSE
12 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (17.29%) MVC
3 96 (17.11%) OO
4 79 (14.08%) TDD
5 73 (13.01%) Web Development
6 60 (10.70%) SOA
7 58 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (9.98%) Open Source
8 56 (9.98%) Unit Testing
9 51 (9.09%) OOP
10 46 (8.20%) Multithreading
11 42 (7.49%) Scrum
12 41 (7.31%) SDLC
13 40 (7.13%) System Testing
14 37 (6.60%) Software Architecture
14 37 (6.60%) UML
15 36 (6.42%) Project Management
16 35 (6.24%) Web Application Development
17 34 (6.06%) Validation
18 32 (5.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (40.82%) C#
2 212 (37.79%) JavaScript
3 199 (35.47%) Java
4 197 (35.12%) SQL
5 116 (20.68%) C++
6 63 (11.23%) PHP
7 55 (9.80%) C
8 54 (9.63%) Python
9 40 (7.13%) T-SQL
10 33 (5.88%) VB.NET
10 33 (5.88%) Ruby
11 20 (3.57%) Perl
12 19 (3.39%) Embedded C
12 19 (3.39%) Embedded C++
13 17 (3.03%) VC++
14 16 (2.85%) VB
15 15 (2.67%) Shell Script
16 14 (2.50%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.07%) JAQL
18 4 (0.71%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 181 (32.26%) Degree
2 15 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.60%) PMP
4 9 (1.60%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.25%) PhD
6 6 (1.07%) MCTS
7 3 (0.53%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) CISA
8 2 (0.36%) CISM
8 2 (0.36%) GSEC
8 2 (0.36%) CEH
8 2 (0.36%) CCIE
8 2 (0.36%) CISSP
8 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.36%) CRISC
9 1 (0.18%) AAT
9 1 (0.18%) ACCA
9 1 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (9.45%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (2.85%) Firmware
2 5 (0.89%) NFS
3 4 (0.71%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
5 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (2.50%) Puppet
2 10 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.89%) Nagios
3 5 (0.89%) ZABBIX
3 5 (0.89%) Cacti
3 5 (0.89%) Ganglia
3 5 (0.89%) collectd
3 5 (0.89%) logstash
3 5 (0.89%) Salt
3 5 (0.89%) Graphite
4 4 (0.71%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.53%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 85 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 83 (14.80%) Oracle
3 20 (3.57%) Google
3 20 (3.57%) Sitecore
3 20 (3.57%) AppDynamics
4 19 (3.39%) IBM
5 14 (2.50%) Telerik
6 13 (2.32%) Cramer
7 12 (2.14%) BEA
8 11 (1.96%) MetaSolv
9 9 (1.60%) BT
9 9 (1.60%) DevExpress
10 8 (1.43%) Websense
11 6 (1.07%) PayPal
11 6 (1.07%) Adobe
12 5 (0.89%) Genesys
13 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.53%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.53%) SAP
15 2 (0.36%) Symantec
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: GBP 40K +Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Bonus, Free Gym, Food, Pension + more
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 28 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Newbury, Berkshire
GradWeb Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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