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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 41 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 277 224 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.45% 3.97% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.69% 5.17% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 229 202 222
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 £28,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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
4138 4331 3890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.39% 76.67% 73.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3007 3078 3017
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +32 132 £45,000 -10.00% 28
Newbury +4 40 £45,000 - 4
Bracknell +18 32 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Slough +9 26 £52,500 +50.86% 5
Maidenhead -3 15 £50,000 +5.26%
Windsor -4 10 £27,500 -38.88%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 239 (42.30%) C#
2 237 (41.95%) .NET
3 218 (38.58%) JavaScript
4 203 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
5 197 (34.87%) SQL
6 196 (34.69%) Java
7 185 (32.74%) Degree
8 157 (27.79%) HTML
9 135 (23.89%) ASP.NET
10 131 (23.19%) CSS
11 118 (20.88%) jQuery
12 113 (20.00%) C++
13 111 (19.65%) Linux
14 109 (19.29%) Computer Science
15 107 (18.94%) SQL Server
16 106 (18.76%) Microsoft
17 100 (17.70%) MVC
18 95 (16.81%) Windows
18 95 (16.81%) OO
19 93 (16.46%) TDD
20 92 (16.28%) Web Services
21 88 (15.58%) Ajax
21 88 (15.58%) HTML5
22 87 (15.40%) Oracle
23 79 (13.98%) XML
23 79 (13.98%) Web Development
24 75 (13.27%) Finance
25 72 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
26 68 (12.04%) Spring
27 66 (11.68%) Relational Database

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 41 (7.26%) WebSphere
2 34 (6.02%) WebLogic
3 32 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 24 (4.25%) JBoss
5 23 (4.07%) CMS
6 22 (3.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 19 (3.36%) SharePoint
8 16 (2.83%) Node.js
8 16 (2.83%) Oracle Service Bus
9 13 (2.30%) Apache
10 6 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.06%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.06%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (0.88%) IIS
12 4 (0.71%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.71%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.71%) DNN
13 2 (0.35%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 58 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.95%) InfoPath
3 9 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (2.83%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.96%) SaaS
2 19 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.65%) Google App Engine
3 15 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.88%) GitHub
6 4 (0.71%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.35%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Taleo
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.49%) HTTP
2 26 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 25 (4.42%) LDAP
4 20 (3.54%) FTP
5 16 (2.83%) MPLS
5 16 (2.83%) SDH
5 16 (2.83%) Ethernet
6 13 (2.30%) SSL
7 10 (1.77%) Internet
7 10 (1.77%) Kerberos
8 8 (1.42%) Firewall
9 6 (1.06%) NAS
9 6 (1.06%) SAN
10 4 (0.71%) IMAP
10 4 (0.71%) SMTP
11 2 (0.35%) VPN
12 1 (0.18%) DNS
12 1 (0.18%) DHCP
12 1 (0.18%) SSH
12 1 (0.18%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 66 (11.68%) Relational Database
3 49 (8.67%) MySQL
4 35 (6.19%) RDBMS
5 20 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 20 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (3.01%) Hadoop
7 17 (3.01%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (2.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (2.48%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.24%) CouchDB
11 7 (1.24%) Big Data
12 6 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.06%) DB2
13 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (10.44%) Git (software)
2 42 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 40 (7.08%) Subversion
4 28 (4.96%) Maven
5 27 (4.78%) JIRA
6 26 (4.60%) Selenium
7 17 (3.01%) Ant
7 17 (3.01%) JUnit
8 15 (2.65%) Toad
9 14 (2.48%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.95%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (1.42%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (1.24%) Grunt
14 6 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
15 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.71%) JBehave
15 4 (0.71%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.71%) ClearQuest
General
1 75 (13.27%) Finance
2 49 (8.67%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.07%) Manufacturing
3 23 (4.07%) Advertising
4 16 (2.83%) Marketing
4 16 (2.83%) Aerospace
5 10 (1.77%) Banking
6 9 (1.59%) French Language
7 8 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.06%) Back Office
8 6 (1.06%) Electronics
9 5 (0.88%) Automotive
10 4 (0.71%) German Language
10 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.35%) Avionics
11 2 (0.35%) Billing
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 283 (50.09%) Software Engineer
2 246 (43.54%) Developer
3 110 (19.47%) Senior Software Engineer
4 67 (11.86%) C# Developer
5 64 (11.33%) Software Developer
6 62 (10.97%) .NET Developer
7 59 (10.44%) Java Developer
8 54 (9.56%) C# Software Engineer
9 53 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 45 (7.96%) Senior Developer
11 39 (6.90%) Graduate
12 35 (6.19%) Architect
13 34 (6.02%) .NET Software Engineer
14 33 (5.84%) Java Software Engineer
15 27 (4.78%) C++ Software Engineer
15 27 (4.78%) Programmer
16 25 (4.42%) C# Programmer
17 24 (4.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 24 (4.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
18 21 (3.72%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (41.95%) .NET
2 157 (27.79%) HTML
3 135 (23.89%) ASP.NET
4 131 (23.19%) CSS
5 118 (20.88%) jQuery
6 92 (16.28%) Web Services
7 88 (15.58%) Ajax
7 88 (15.58%) HTML5
8 79 (13.98%) XML
9 72 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 68 (12.04%) Spring
11 62 (10.97%) WPF
12 53 (9.38%) AngularJS
13 49 (8.67%) WCF
14 44 (7.79%) JSON
15 43 (7.61%) LINQ
16 41 (7.26%) RESTful
16 41 (7.26%) SOAP
17 40 (7.08%) J2EE
18 38 (6.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 109 (19.29%) Computer Science
2 56 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (7.96%) Mobile App
4 38 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (4.42%) Embedded Systems
6 22 (3.89%) Social Media
7 17 (3.01%) User Experience
8 9 (1.59%) Device Driver
8 9 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.42%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.24%) Physics
11 6 (1.06%) Internet of Things
11 6 (1.06%) Mobile Computing
11 6 (1.06%) Home Automation
11 6 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (0.88%) Life Science
12 5 (0.88%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 3 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 111 (19.65%) Linux
2 95 (16.81%) Windows
3 63 (11.15%) UNIX
4 18 (3.19%) Apple iOS
4 18 (3.19%) Android
5 8 (1.42%) Windows XP
6 7 (1.24%) Windows 2000
6 7 (1.24%) Windows NT
7 6 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.35%) VMS
10 2 (0.35%) AIX
10 2 (0.35%) Solaris
11 1 (0.18%) SUSE
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (35.93%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (17.70%) MVC
3 95 (16.81%) OO
4 93 (16.46%) TDD
5 79 (13.98%) Web Development
6 60 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (10.62%) SOA
7 54 (9.56%) Open Source
8 49 (8.67%) Scrum
9 46 (8.14%) OOP
10 45 (7.96%) Web Application Development
11 44 (7.79%) SDLC
11 44 (7.79%) Unit Testing
12 42 (7.43%) Validation
12 42 (7.43%) System Testing
13 41 (7.26%) UML
14 39 (6.90%) Software Architecture
15 36 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (6.37%) Multithreading
16 33 (5.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (42.30%) C#
2 218 (38.58%) JavaScript
3 197 (34.87%) SQL
4 196 (34.69%) Java
5 113 (20.00%) C++
6 64 (11.33%) C
7 50 (8.85%) Python
8 49 (8.67%) PHP
9 43 (7.61%) T-SQL
10 29 (5.13%) VB.NET
10 29 (5.13%) Ruby
11 23 (4.07%) Perl
12 20 (3.54%) Shell Script
13 17 (3.01%) PL/SQL
13 17 (3.01%) Embedded C
14 15 (2.65%) Embedded C++
14 15 (2.65%) VB
14 15 (2.65%) VC++
15 7 (1.24%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.06%) JAQL
Qualifications
1 185 (32.74%) Degree
2 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.59%) PhD
3 9 (1.59%) PMP
3 9 (1.59%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.24%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.06%) MCTS
6 3 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) CRISC
7 2 (0.35%) CEH
7 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.35%) CISSP
7 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.35%) CCIE
7 2 (0.35%) GSEC
7 2 (0.35%) CISA
7 2 (0.35%) CISM
8 1 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.91%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) SLA
2 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (1.95%) Firmware
2 10 (1.77%) NFS
3 6 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.71%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (2.83%) Puppet
2 6 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.06%) OpenAM
3 4 (0.71%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.35%) Salt
4 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.18%) Nagios
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.18%) Cacti
5 1 (0.18%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.18%) Graphite
5 1 (0.18%) collectd
5 1 (0.18%) logstash
Vendors
1 106 (18.76%) Microsoft
2 87 (15.40%) Oracle
3 23 (4.07%) Sitecore
4 20 (3.54%) Google
4 20 (3.54%) IBM
5 17 (3.01%) AppDynamics
6 16 (2.83%) Cramer
7 15 (2.65%) BEA
8 14 (2.48%) Telerik
8 14 (2.48%) MetaSolv
9 10 (1.77%) DevExpress
10 8 (1.42%) BT
11 6 (1.06%) PayPal
11 6 (1.06%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.88%) Adobe
12 5 (0.88%) Genesys
13 4 (0.71%) SaltStack
13 4 (0.71%) Websense
14 3 (0.53%) Ab Initio
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Home Working
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Futurestep UK Ltd - Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago