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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 43 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 255 180 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.08% 3.19% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.28% 4.14% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 205 159 235
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £28,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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
4059 4352 4195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.87% 77.15% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3024 2925 3237
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +34 121 £42,500 -5.55% 16
Newbury +32 65 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Bracknell +19 27 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Slough -2 13 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Maidenhead -8 11 £50,000 - 2
Wokingham -7 3 £62,500 +4.16%
Windsor +1 1 £50,000 +50.37%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 221 (40.93%) C#
2 208 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (36.85%) .NET
4 190 (35.19%) SQL
5 182 (33.70%) JavaScript
6 180 (33.33%) Java
7 175 (32.41%) Degree
8 142 (26.30%) HTML
9 129 (23.89%) C++
10 121 (22.41%) CSS
11 116 (21.48%) jQuery
12 113 (20.93%) Computer Science
13 101 (18.70%) ASP.NET
14 96 (17.78%) OO
15 93 (17.22%) Linux
16 85 (15.74%) SQL Server
17 84 (15.56%) Windows
18 80 (14.81%) MVC
19 77 (14.26%) Microsoft
20 75 (13.89%) Oracle
21 74 (13.70%) HTML5
22 71 (13.15%) Web Services
22 71 (13.15%) XML
23 69 (12.78%) TDD
24 64 (11.85%) Web Development
25 62 (11.48%) Ajax
26 59 (10.93%) MySQL
26 59 (10.93%) PHP
26 59 (10.93%) AngularJS
27 57 (10.56%) Analytical Skills

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 32 (5.93%) Tomcat
2 30 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 29 (5.37%) WebLogic
4 25 (4.63%) JBoss
5 18 (3.33%) Node.js
6 14 (2.59%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.41%) CMS
8 10 (1.85%) Apache
9 9 (1.67%) IIS
9 9 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.11%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.93%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.74%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.74%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.37%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.37%) Kentico
13 2 (0.37%) Joomla!
Applications
1 44 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.22%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.67%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) MS Office
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.89%) SaaS
2 22 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.96%) Google App Engine
3 16 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.11%) IaaS
6 5 (0.93%) GitHub
6 5 (0.93%) PaaS
7 3 (0.56%) Taleo
7 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.56%) HTTP
2 29 (5.37%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.96%) FTP
4 14 (2.59%) Internet
5 13 (2.41%) SSL
6 7 (1.30%) MPLS
6 7 (1.30%) Ethernet
6 7 (1.30%) SDH
7 6 (1.11%) LDAP
7 6 (1.11%) DNS
7 6 (1.11%) SSH
8 5 (0.93%) DHCP
9 4 (0.74%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.56%) GSM
10 3 (0.56%) SMTP
10 3 (0.56%) UMTS
10 3 (0.56%) LTE
11 2 (0.37%) Network Security
11 2 (0.37%) Firewall
11 2 (0.37%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 59 (10.93%) MySQL
3 55 (10.19%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 21 (3.89%) MongoDB
7 18 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.41%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.41%) Big Data
9 12 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.67%) CouchDB
10 9 (1.67%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.48%) DB2
12 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.93%) Redis
14 5 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.74%) HBase
Development Applications
1 43 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 42 (7.78%) JIRA
3 37 (6.85%) Git (software)
4 29 (5.37%) Subversion
5 23 (4.26%) TeamCity
6 21 (3.89%) Selenium
6 21 (3.89%) Eclipse
6 21 (3.89%) JUnit
7 19 (3.52%) Ant
8 15 (2.78%) Maven
9 12 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.48%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.30%) Grunt
11 7 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (1.30%) Toad
12 6 (1.11%) FitNesse
12 6 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (0.93%) NetBeans
14 4 (0.74%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.74%) Bitbucket
General
1 57 (10.56%) Finance
2 53 (9.81%) Telecoms
3 41 (7.59%) Manufacturing
4 18 (3.33%) Electronics
5 16 (2.96%) Aerospace
6 14 (2.59%) Banking
7 10 (1.85%) Marketing
7 10 (1.85%) Advertising
8 7 (1.30%) Publishing
9 6 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.11%) Back Office
10 4 (0.74%) Retail
10 4 (0.74%) Automotive
11 2 (0.37%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Avionics
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 269 (49.81%) Software Engineer
2 226 (41.85%) Developer
3 107 (19.81%) Senior Software Engineer
4 57 (10.56%) .NET Developer
5 55 (10.19%) C# Developer
6 47 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 45 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 45 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 44 (8.15%) Senior Developer
9 38 (7.04%) C++ Software Engineer
9 38 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (6.67%) Graduate
11 24 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
12 21 (3.89%) .NET Software Engineer
12 21 (3.89%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 21 (3.89%) Real Time Engineer
13 19 (3.52%) VB.NET Developer
14 18 (3.33%) Principal Software Engineer
14 18 (3.33%) Architect
14 18 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (36.85%) .NET
2 142 (26.30%) HTML
3 121 (22.41%) CSS
4 116 (21.48%) jQuery
5 101 (18.70%) ASP.NET
6 74 (13.70%) HTML5
7 71 (13.15%) Web Services
7 71 (13.15%) XML
8 62 (11.48%) Ajax
9 59 (10.93%) AngularJS
10 48 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (8.33%) WCF
11 45 (8.33%) WPF
12 44 (8.15%) Spring
12 44 (8.15%) JSON
12 44 (8.15%) J2EE
13 39 (7.22%) CSS3
14 36 (6.67%) LINQ
15 33 (6.11%) .NET Framework
16 31 (5.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 113 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 57 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (8.52%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (6.30%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.52%) Algorithms
6 18 (3.33%) User Experience
7 16 (2.96%) Mathematics
8 14 (2.59%) Physics
9 13 (2.41%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (2.41%) Data Centre
10 12 (2.22%) Device Driver
11 11 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (1.85%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.48%) Mobile Computing
13 8 (1.48%) Social Media
14 7 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
15 6 (1.11%) Statistics
15 6 (1.11%) Home Automation
15 6 (1.11%) Internet of Things
16 5 (0.93%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 93 (17.22%) Linux
2 84 (15.56%) Windows
3 41 (7.59%) UNIX
4 22 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.70%) Android
6 14 (2.59%) Windows XP
7 12 (2.22%) Windows 2000
7 12 (2.22%) Windows NT
8 9 (1.67%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.30%) Solaris
9 7 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (17.78%) OO
3 80 (14.81%) MVC
4 69 (12.78%) TDD
5 64 (11.85%) Web Development
6 57 (10.56%) Multithreading
7 56 (10.37%) OOP
8 55 (10.19%) Scrum
8 55 (10.19%) Unit Testing
9 53 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (8.52%) SOA
11 43 (7.96%) Open Source
12 42 (7.78%) SDLC
13 39 (7.22%) UML
14 38 (7.04%) Software Architecture
15 35 (6.48%) Project Management
16 34 (6.30%) System Testing
16 34 (6.30%) Mentoring
17 31 (5.74%) Release Management
18 28 (5.19%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 221 (40.93%) C#
2 190 (35.19%) SQL
3 182 (33.70%) JavaScript
4 180 (33.33%) Java
5 129 (23.89%) C++
6 59 (10.93%) PHP
7 57 (10.56%) C
8 50 (9.26%) Python
9 35 (6.48%) VB.NET
10 32 (5.93%) T-SQL
10 32 (5.93%) Ruby
11 22 (4.07%) Embedded C++
12 19 (3.52%) Embedded C
13 16 (2.96%) VB
13 16 (2.96%) VC++
14 14 (2.59%) Perl
15 10 (1.85%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.48%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.30%) Scala
18 6 (1.11%) JAQL
Qualifications
1 175 (32.41%) Degree
2 14 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.85%) PMP
4 10 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.11%) PhD
5 6 (1.11%) MCTS
6 2 (0.37%) CISA
6 2 (0.37%) CISM
6 2 (0.37%) GSEC
6 2 (0.37%) CEH
6 2 (0.37%) CCIE
6 2 (0.37%) ISEB
6 2 (0.37%) CISSP
6 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.37%) CRISC
7 1 (0.19%) AAT
7 1 (0.19%) HND
7 1 (0.19%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.15%) QA
2 5 (0.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (2.96%) Firmware
2 4 (0.74%) NFS
2 4 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.74%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.56%) XenServer
4 1 (0.19%) Docker
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (2.22%) Puppet
2 5 (0.93%) collectd
2 5 (0.93%) logstash
2 5 (0.93%) Salt
2 5 (0.93%) Graphite
2 5 (0.93%) Nagios
2 5 (0.93%) ZABBIX
2 5 (0.93%) Cacti
2 5 (0.93%) Ganglia
3 4 (0.74%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.19%) yum
Vendors
1 77 (14.26%) Microsoft
2 75 (13.89%) Oracle
3 20 (3.70%) AppDynamics
4 18 (3.33%) Google
5 11 (2.04%) Websense
6 10 (1.85%) Telerik
7 9 (1.67%) Sitecore
7 9 (1.67%) BT
8 8 (1.48%) IBM
9 7 (1.30%) Cramer
9 7 (1.30%) MetaSolv
9 7 (1.30%) BEA
10 6 (1.11%) Adobe
10 6 (1.11%) PayPal
11 5 (0.93%) Genesys
11 5 (0.93%) SAP
12 4 (0.74%) VMware
12 4 (0.74%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.56%) Sun
13 3 (0.56%) HP
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 plus bonus,car allowance and benefits.
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-59k + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Data Intelligence
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 19 days ago