The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Development Engineer
Rank 136 143 137
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.046% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.049% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2358 2041 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.91% 94.40% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1643 1962
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Development Engineer
Berkshire

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (69.23%) C++
1 9 (69.23%) C
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 7 (53.85%) QA
3 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
3 7 (53.85%) SaaS
3 7 (53.85%) SSL
3 7 (53.85%) HTTP
3 7 (53.85%) Websense
3 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 7 (53.85%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
5 4 (30.77%) Android
5 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 4 (30.77%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) IPsec
6 3 (23.08%) Internet
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (7.69%) Selenium
7 1 (7.69%) WPF

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Software Development Engineer 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 Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) SaaS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 7 (53.85%) SSL
2 7 (53.85%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) IPsec
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Avionics
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) WPF
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) MFC
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) IPTV
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 4 (30.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
3 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C++
1 9 (69.23%) C
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Websense
2 1 (7.69%) Intel
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