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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 52 74 55
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 228 199 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.54% 3.35% 4.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 4.28% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 184 175 224
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £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
4072 4651 4279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.05% 78.39% 77.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3151 3113 3239
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 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 September 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 +30 99 £45,000 - 16
Newbury +19 56 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Bracknell +23 25 £50,000 +42.85% 8
Slough -1 13 £50,000 +2.04%
Maidenhead -3 12 £52,500 +7.69% 2
Wokingham +1 5 £63,750 +112.50% 4
Windsor +12 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Hungerford -7 1 £50,500 +2.53%
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 209 (41.55%) C#
2 203 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (35.79%) .NET
4 163 (32.41%) Degree
5 162 (32.21%) SQL
6 158 (31.41%) JavaScript
7 151 (30.02%) Java
8 128 (25.45%) HTML
8 128 (25.45%) C++
9 114 (22.66%) Computer Science
10 110 (21.87%) CSS
11 101 (20.08%) jQuery
12 94 (18.69%) OO
13 88 (17.50%) Linux
14 86 (17.10%) Windows
15 85 (16.90%) ASP.NET
16 77 (15.31%) SQL Server
17 74 (14.71%) MVC
18 72 (14.31%) Microsoft
19 66 (13.12%) Web Services
20 65 (12.92%) HTML5
21 64 (12.72%) TDD
22 63 (12.52%) Oracle
23 61 (12.13%) XML
23 61 (12.13%) Scrum
24 59 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
25 58 (11.53%) Multithreading
26 57 (11.33%) MySQL
26 57 (11.33%) PHP
27 56 (11.13%) Ajax

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 31 (6.16%) Tomcat
2 27 (5.37%) JBoss
3 26 (5.17%) WebSphere
4 24 (4.77%) WebLogic
5 20 (3.98%) Node.js
6 15 (2.98%) Apache
7 12 (2.39%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.19%) IIS
9 10 (1.99%) CMS
10 5 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.99%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.80%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.80%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.60%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.40%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.40%) Kentico
13 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.40%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.40%) DNN
Applications
1 42 (8.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.19%) InfoPath
3 7 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.20%) MS Office
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.54%) SaaS
2 20 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.78%) Google App Engine
3 14 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.19%) IaaS
6 5 (0.99%) Taleo
6 5 (0.99%) GitHub
6 5 (0.99%) PaaS
7 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.77%) HTTP
2 28 (5.57%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.78%) FTP
4 12 (2.39%) Internet
5 10 (1.99%) SSL
6 6 (1.19%) DNS
6 6 (1.19%) SSH
7 5 (0.99%) DHCP
8 3 (0.60%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.60%) GSM
8 3 (0.60%) SDH
8 3 (0.60%) UMTS
8 3 (0.60%) SMTP
8 3 (0.60%) LTE
8 3 (0.60%) MPLS
9 2 (0.40%) Network Security
9 2 (0.40%) Firewall
9 2 (0.40%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.40%) VPN
9 2 (0.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.33%) MySQL
3 44 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (4.57%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.58%) Big Data
9 11 (2.19%) Hadoop
10 10 (1.99%) CouchDB
10 10 (1.99%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.19%) DB2
13 6 (1.19%) HBase
13 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.99%) Redis
14 5 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 45 (8.95%) JIRA
2 39 (7.75%) Visual Studio
3 35 (6.96%) Subversion
4 31 (6.16%) Git (software)
5 26 (5.17%) TeamCity
6 21 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 19 (3.78%) Selenium
8 18 (3.58%) JUnit
9 16 (3.18%) Ant
10 14 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (2.39%) Maven
12 9 (1.79%) FitNesse
12 9 (1.79%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
14 6 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (1.19%) NetBeans
15 5 (0.99%) IntelliJ
15 5 (0.99%) Grunt
16 4 (0.80%) Bitbucket
17 3 (0.60%) Toad
General
1 51 (10.14%) Finance
2 49 (9.74%) Telecoms
3 46 (9.15%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.98%) Electronics
5 17 (3.38%) Banking
6 15 (2.98%) Aerospace
7 11 (2.19%) Marketing
8 9 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.79%) Advertising
9 7 (1.39%) Publishing
10 6 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.19%) Back Office
11 4 (0.80%) Retail
12 3 (0.60%) Legal
13 2 (0.40%) Avionics
14 1 (0.20%) Automotive
14 1 (0.20%) Games
14 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 245 (48.71%) Software Engineer
2 218 (43.34%) Developer
3 102 (20.28%) Senior Software Engineer
4 58 (11.53%) C# Developer
5 55 (10.93%) .NET Developer
6 46 (9.15%) C# Software Engineer
7 43 (8.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 43 (8.55%) Java Developer
8 42 (8.35%) Senior Developer
9 40 (7.95%) Software Developer
10 35 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
11 32 (6.36%) Graduate
12 23 (4.57%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 23 (4.57%) Real Time Engineer
13 20 (3.98%) Principal Engineer
13 20 (3.98%) Principal Software Engineer
13 20 (3.98%) VB.NET Developer
14 17 (3.38%) Java Software Engineer
15 16 (3.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 16 (3.18%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (35.79%) .NET
2 128 (25.45%) HTML
3 110 (21.87%) CSS
4 101 (20.08%) jQuery
5 85 (16.90%) ASP.NET
6 66 (13.12%) Web Services
7 65 (12.92%) HTML5
8 61 (12.13%) XML
9 56 (11.13%) Ajax
10 49 (9.74%) AngularJS
11 42 (8.35%) WPF
11 42 (8.35%) J2EE
12 41 (8.15%) JSON
13 40 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 38 (7.55%) WCF
15 35 (6.96%) CSS3
16 33 (6.56%) Spring
17 31 (6.16%) .NET Framework
18 30 (5.96%) LINQ
19 27 (5.37%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 114 (22.66%) Computer Science
2 59 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (5.57%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.37%) Algorithms
6 20 (3.98%) Mathematics
7 18 (3.58%) User Experience
8 14 (2.78%) Physics
9 13 (2.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 12 (2.39%) Device Driver
11 11 (2.19%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.79%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
14 7 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
15 6 (1.19%) Statistics
16 5 (0.99%) Life Science
17 4 (0.80%) Learning Management System
17 4 (0.80%) Social Media
17 4 (0.80%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 88 (17.50%) Linux
2 86 (17.10%) Windows
3 36 (7.16%) UNIX
4 21 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 17 (3.38%) Android
6 14 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 12 (2.39%) Windows 2000
7 12 (2.39%) Windows NT
8 8 (1.59%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.39%) Solaris
9 7 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.20%) SUSE
11 1 (0.20%) Debian
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (18.69%) OO
3 74 (14.71%) MVC
4 64 (12.72%) TDD
5 61 (12.13%) Scrum
6 58 (11.53%) Multithreading
7 55 (10.93%) Web Development
7 55 (10.93%) OOP
8 53 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (10.34%) Unit Testing
10 45 (8.95%) SDLC
11 44 (8.75%) UML
12 42 (8.35%) Software Architecture
13 40 (7.95%) SOA
14 38 (7.55%) Open Source
15 37 (7.36%) Release Management
16 34 (6.76%) Mentoring
17 32 (6.36%) Project Management
18 29 (5.77%) System Testing
19 24 (4.77%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 209 (41.55%) C#
2 162 (32.21%) SQL
3 158 (31.41%) JavaScript
4 151 (30.02%) Java
5 128 (25.45%) C++
6 57 (11.33%) PHP
7 53 (10.54%) C
8 50 (9.94%) Python
9 31 (6.16%) VB.NET
10 30 (5.96%) T-SQL
11 28 (5.57%) Ruby
12 22 (4.37%) Embedded C++
13 17 (3.38%) Embedded C
14 16 (3.18%) VB
15 13 (2.58%) Perl
16 12 (2.39%) VC++
17 9 (1.79%) Scala
18 7 (1.39%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.80%) Objective-C
19 4 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 163 (32.41%) Degree
2 12 (2.39%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.59%) PMP
4 8 (1.59%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.19%) PhD
6 3 (0.60%) ISEB
6 3 (0.60%) MCTS
7 2 (0.40%) CISA
7 2 (0.40%) CISM
7 2 (0.40%) GSEC
7 2 (0.40%) CEH
7 2 (0.40%) CISSP
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.40%) CCIE
7 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.40%) CRISC
8 1 (0.20%) AAT
8 1 (0.20%) HND
8 1 (0.20%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.75%) QA
2 5 (0.99%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (3.58%) Firmware
2 6 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.99%) XenServer
4 4 (0.80%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.40%) NFS
6 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (2.78%) Puppet
2 5 (0.99%) collectd
2 5 (0.99%) logstash
2 5 (0.99%) Salt
2 5 (0.99%) Graphite
2 5 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (0.99%) Nagios
2 5 (0.99%) ZABBIX
2 5 (0.99%) Cacti
2 5 (0.99%) Ganglia
3 4 (0.80%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) yum
Vendors
1 72 (14.31%) Microsoft
2 63 (12.52%) Oracle
3 18 (3.58%) Google
4 16 (3.18%) AppDynamics
5 12 (2.39%) Websense
6 9 (1.79%) Telerik
7 7 (1.39%) BT
8 6 (1.19%) SAP
8 6 (1.19%) VMware
9 5 (0.99%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.99%) Genesys
9 5 (0.99%) Adobe
9 5 (0.99%) Sun
10 4 (0.80%) HP
10 4 (0.80%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.80%) IBM
11 3 (0.60%) PayPal
11 3 (0.60%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.60%) BEA
11 3 (0.60%) Cramer
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-60,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-58,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £42000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago