The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Software Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 202 214 220
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 2 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.045% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 6
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £40,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Software Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4287 4844 5355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.21% 95.28% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3478 3628 3851
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,876 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Programmer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Programmer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 2 £67,500 +35.00%
Software Programmer
South East

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Software Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Software Programmer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (50.00%) ERP
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) PHP
5 4 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Ruby
5 4 (50.00%) Ajax
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (50.00%) Web Development
5 4 (50.00%) SaaS
5 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (25.00%) MySQL
7 2 (25.00%) Internet
7 2 (25.00%) GIS
7 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
7 2 (25.00%) QGIS

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) GIS
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) QGIS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Capybara
2 1 (12.50%) RSpec
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle