The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 50 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.67% 1.35% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.44% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 9
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Software Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
337 486 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 93.87% 94.00% 92.69%
Number of salaries quoted 271 307 285
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bracknell

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title.

1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) Degree
3 16 (80.00%) C#
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (65.00%) CSS
4 13 (65.00%) TDD
4 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
4 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (60.00%) Scrum
5 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (50.00%) Service Management
7 10 (50.00%) ITSM
7 10 (50.00%) MVVM
7 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 8 (40.00%) BDD
9 7 (35.00%) jQuery
9 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
9 7 (35.00%) HTML
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
10 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (30.00%) Windows
10 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (30.00%) User Stories
10 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
10 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (25.00%) RESTful

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) Kentico
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Commerce Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (10.00%) Back Office
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (25.00%) RESTful
8 4 (20.00%) JSON
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) WinForms
9 2 (10.00%) HTML5
10 1 (5.00%) CSS3
10 1 (5.00%) iBATIS
10 1 (5.00%) Dojo
10 1 (5.00%) Spring
10 1 (5.00%) XML
10 1 (5.00%) XSLT
10 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Android
2 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) TDD
1 13 (65.00%) Unit Testing
1 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (60.00%) Scrum
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) ITSM
4 10 (50.00%) Service Management
4 10 (50.00%) MVVM
5 8 (40.00%) BDD
6 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
7 6 (30.00%) User Stories
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) Web Design
9 4 (20.00%) Process Management
9 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) Web Development
9 4 (20.00%) Refactoring
9 4 (20.00%) Use Case
9 4 (20.00%) Android Development
9 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (25.00%) C
5 5 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (15.00%) C++
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
8 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe