The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 34 50 25
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 4.66% 3.28% 10.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 3.50% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 36
Average salary £31,250 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.90% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £40,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
396 429 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 92.31% 93.67% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 255 342 294
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Newbury

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Newbury

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 25 (80.65%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) C#
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
4 17 (54.84%) SQL
5 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
6 13 (41.94%) HTML
7 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) Degree
7 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
8 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
9 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
10 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
10 7 (22.58%) CSS
11 6 (19.35%) Oracle
11 6 (19.35%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) UML
12 5 (16.13%) C++
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
12 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
12 5 (16.13%) jQuery
12 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (12.90%) Java
13 4 (12.90%) WPF
13 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
14 3 (9.68%) PHP
14 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
14 3 (9.68%) MFC
14 3 (9.68%) MySQL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) UMTS
1 3 (9.68%) GSM
2 2 (6.45%) SDH
2 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) MPLS
2 2 (6.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) WPF
8 3 (9.68%) LINQ
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (9.68%) HTML5
8 3 (9.68%) OpenCL
8 3 (9.68%) Web Services
8 3 (9.68%) LAMP
8 3 (9.68%) JDBC
8 3 (9.68%) MFC
9 2 (6.45%) J2EE
9 2 (6.45%) JSP
9 2 (6.45%) Servlets
9 2 (6.45%) SOAP
9 2 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
3 3 (9.68%) CUDA
4 2 (6.45%) iPad
5 1 (3.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) UML
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) BDD
4 3 (9.68%) Web Development
5 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) OO
5 2 (6.45%) OOD
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.23%) B2B
6 1 (3.23%) EAI
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) C++
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.68%) VC++
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Cramer
4 1 (3.23%) Borland
4 1 (3.23%) Apple