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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 213 226 223
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 3 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.062% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Median salary £28,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £37,000 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -8.23%
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
4636 5257 5507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.47% 95.17% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3806 3861 3974
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram 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 2 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
Slough - 2 £27,750 -
Reading +13 1 £70,000 +55.55%
Software Programmer
South East

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) ERP
4 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
4 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) SaaS
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (28.57%) GIS
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) QGIS
6 2 (28.57%) Image Processing
7 1 (14.29%) RSpec

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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) GIS
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) QGIS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Capybara
2 1 (14.29%) RSpec
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Image Processing
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle