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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 61 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 212 269 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.08% 4.91% 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 5.84% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 203 226 256
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
4398 4608 4394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 84.66% 84.16% 82.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3580 3352 3147
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
Reading -32 72 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Bracknell +4 45 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Maidenhead -8 18 £45,000 -16.27% 2
Wokingham +1 16 £55,000 +57.14%
Slough 0 14 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Newbury -2 14 £50,000 - 4
Windsor +18 13 £50,000 +108.33%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 187 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (36.91%) C#
3 171 (35.26%) JavaScript
4 170 (35.05%) Degree
5 152 (31.34%) HTML
6 150 (30.93%) C++
7 148 (30.52%) CSS
8 146 (30.10%) .NET
9 136 (28.04%) Java
10 122 (25.15%) SQL
11 116 (23.92%) Computer Science
12 105 (21.65%) Linux
12 105 (21.65%) Microsoft
13 104 (21.44%) TDD
14 93 (19.18%) MVC
15 89 (18.35%) Ajax
16 83 (17.11%) jQuery
16 83 (17.11%) Python
16 83 (17.11%) C
17 79 (16.29%) SQL Server
17 79 (16.29%) OO
18 77 (15.88%) Finance
19 74 (15.26%) Windows
20 73 (15.05%) Web Services
21 72 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
22 71 (14.64%) ASP.NET
23 70 (14.43%) Scrum
24 69 (14.23%) Subversion
24 69 (14.23%) SDLC
25 64 (13.20%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 24 (4.95%) Node.js
2 16 (3.30%) IIS
3 15 (3.09%) CMS
4 13 (2.68%) Apache
5 9 (1.86%) Drupal
6 8 (1.65%) WordPress
7 7 (1.44%) JBoss
7 7 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.62%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.62%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 58 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (1.65%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 30 (6.19%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.65%) Magento
3 5 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.42%) SaaS
2 12 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.03%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.41%) Taleo
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.74%) HTTP
2 20 (4.12%) TCP/IP
3 17 (3.51%) Internet
4 16 (3.30%) FTP
5 14 (2.89%) SSL
6 12 (2.47%) LDAP
7 11 (2.27%) Kerberos
8 8 (1.65%) SMTP
9 6 (1.24%) DVB
10 5 (1.03%) DNS
10 5 (1.03%) POP3
10 5 (1.03%) SSH
11 4 (0.82%) Firewall
11 4 (0.82%) Junos
11 4 (0.82%) Network Security
12 3 (0.62%) GSM
12 3 (0.62%) LTE
12 3 (0.62%) UMTS
13 2 (0.41%) tcpdump
14 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (16.29%) SQL Server
2 52 (10.72%) MySQL
3 29 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.33%) SQLite
5 18 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (3.30%) Big Data
7 15 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.68%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.86%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.44%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.24%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.03%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.03%) HBase
14 5 (1.03%) Text Mining
15 4 (0.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 69 (14.23%) Subversion
2 59 (12.16%) Git (software)
3 43 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (7.63%) Visual Studio
5 22 (4.54%) JIRA
6 12 (2.47%) ClearCase
7 10 (2.06%) NuGet
8 9 (1.86%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.65%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.44%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.24%) FitNesse
11 6 (1.24%) Maven
12 4 (0.82%) JUnit
13 3 (0.62%) Selenium
14 2 (0.41%) ANTLR
14 2 (0.41%) LabVIEW
14 2 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.41%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.21%) Ant
15 1 (0.21%) Capybara
General
1 77 (15.88%) Finance
2 38 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 30 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.71%) Marketing
5 14 (2.89%) Electronics
6 13 (2.68%) Banking
7 12 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.86%) Back Office
10 5 (1.03%) Advertising
11 3 (0.62%) Games
11 3 (0.62%) Legal
12 2 (0.41%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 207 (42.68%) Developer
2 202 (41.65%) Software Engineer
3 74 (15.26%) C++ Software Engineer
4 73 (15.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 51 (10.52%) C# Developer
6 45 (9.28%) .NET Developer
7 39 (8.04%) Graduate
7 39 (8.04%) Software Developer
8 38 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 36 (7.42%) C# Software Engineer
10 34 (7.01%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 33 (6.80%) C# .NET Developer
11 33 (6.80%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 31 (6.39%) .NET Software Engineer
13 29 (5.98%) Java Developer
14 28 (5.77%) HTML Developer
15 25 (5.15%) C Software Engineer
15 25 (5.15%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 25 (5.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 24 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (31.34%) HTML
2 148 (30.52%) CSS
3 146 (30.10%) .NET
4 89 (18.35%) Ajax
5 83 (17.11%) jQuery
6 73 (15.05%) Web Services
7 71 (14.64%) ASP.NET
8 64 (13.20%) XML
9 63 (12.99%) JSON
10 60 (12.37%) HTML5
11 46 (9.48%) RESTful
12 45 (9.28%) CSS3
12 45 (9.28%) SOAP
13 43 (8.87%) REST
14 28 (5.77%) .NET Framework
15 26 (5.36%) WPF
16 25 (5.15%) AngularJS
17 24 (4.95%) Spring
17 24 (4.95%) STL
18 23 (4.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 116 (23.92%) Computer Science
2 37 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 22 (4.54%) Physics
5 19 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (3.51%) User Experience
7 16 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (3.30%) Management Information System
7 16 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.68%) Social Media
9 11 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (2.06%) Algorithms
10 10 (2.06%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.86%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.82%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.41%) Economics
13 2 (0.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (0.41%) VHDL
14 1 (0.21%) Device Driver
14 1 (0.21%) STB
Operating Systems
1 105 (21.65%) Linux
2 74 (15.26%) Windows
3 32 (6.60%) Unix
4 18 (3.71%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.30%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.44%) Android
7 6 (1.24%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.21%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (21.44%) TDD
3 93 (19.18%) MVC
4 79 (16.29%) OO
5 72 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (14.43%) Scrum
7 69 (14.23%) SDLC
8 52 (10.72%) Multithreading
9 46 (9.48%) OOP
10 44 (9.07%) UML
11 42 (8.66%) Mentoring
12 39 (8.04%) Web Development
13 35 (7.22%) DevOps
14 34 (7.01%) Data Management
15 33 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (6.39%) Service Delivery
17 29 (5.98%) OOD
17 29 (5.98%) SOA
18 28 (5.77%) Data Modelling
19 27 (5.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 179 (36.91%) C#
2 171 (35.26%) JavaScript
3 150 (30.93%) C++
4 136 (28.04%) Java
5 122 (25.15%) SQL
6 83 (17.11%) C
6 83 (17.11%) Python
7 49 (10.10%) PHP
8 36 (7.42%) T-SQL
9 17 (3.51%) Ruby
9 17 (3.51%) VB.NET
10 14 (2.89%) Embedded C++
11 13 (2.68%) Embedded C
12 12 (2.47%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.65%) Delphi
13 8 (1.65%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.44%) Scala
15 6 (1.24%) Perl
15 6 (1.24%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.82%) Ada
Qualifications
1 170 (35.05%) Degree
2 12 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.03%) MCTS
3 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.82%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) PhD
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.36%) QA
2 5 (1.03%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) MISRA
4 1 (0.21%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (2.27%) NFS
2 7 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.82%) Docker
4 3 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.62%) Firmware
5 2 (0.41%) HDFS
5 2 (0.41%) iptables
5 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (0.82%) CA Spectrum
1 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.82%) Puppet
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 105 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.16%) Oracle
3 19 (3.92%) Xamarin
4 9 (1.86%) Google
5 8 (1.65%) Adobe
5 8 (1.65%) Sitecore
5 8 (1.65%) VMware
6 7 (1.44%) IBM
6 7 (1.44%) Zend
7 6 (1.24%) HP
8 5 (1.03%) CA
8 5 (1.03%) SAP
9 4 (0.82%) EMC
9 4 (0.82%) Forcepoint
9 4 (0.82%) Intel
9 4 (0.82%) webMethods
10 3 (0.62%) Infovista
10 3 (0.62%) Sun
11 2 (0.41%) Perforce
11 2 (0.41%) Splunk
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