The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 89 129 117
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.85% 1.06% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.11% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 36
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
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 Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1553 2342 2515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.57% 95.28% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1882 1579
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Software Engineer 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 Reading region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 102 (92.73%) Software Engineering
2 73 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (55.45%) Java
4 52 (47.27%) Scrum
5 50 (45.45%) TDD
6 47 (42.73%) OOP
7 42 (38.18%) C++
7 42 (38.18%) SQL
8 41 (37.27%) C#
9 40 (36.36%) OO
10 36 (32.73%) Linux
11 33 (30.00%) Degree
12 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
13 31 (28.18%) SDLC
14 30 (27.27%) BDD
15 29 (26.36%) Web Services
16 26 (23.64%) Finance
16 26 (23.64%) Eclipse
17 25 (22.73%) HTML
17 25 (22.73%) Multithreading
18 24 (21.82%) Windows
19 23 (20.91%) .NET
20 22 (20.00%) SMTP
20 22 (20.00%) Internet
21 21 (19.09%) OOD
22 20 (18.18%) CSS
22 20 (18.18%) Computer Science
23 18 (16.36%) Unit Testing
24 16 (14.55%) Ajax
24 16 (14.55%) Salesforce.com

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (1.82%) Apache Pig
1 2 (1.82%) Confluence
1 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.91%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.00%) Internet
1 22 (20.00%) SMTP
2 4 (3.64%) HTTP
3 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.18%) Big Data
1 9 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.45%) HBase
4 2 (1.82%) Apache Hive
4 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (23.64%) Eclipse
2 15 (13.64%) Cucumber
3 8 (7.27%) FitNesse
3 8 (7.27%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.55%) JIRA
5 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.73%) Appium
6 3 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.73%) Protractor
6 3 (2.73%) Selenium
6 3 (2.73%) Subversion
6 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.73%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.82%) Maven
8 1 (0.91%) JUnit
8 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.91%) TestNG
General
1 26 (23.64%) Finance
2 16 (14.55%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Back Office
4 1 (0.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.36%) Web Services
2 25 (22.73%) HTML
3 23 (20.91%) .NET
4 20 (18.18%) CSS
5 16 (14.55%) Ajax
6 15 (13.64%) LAMP
7 13 (11.82%) WPF
8 10 (9.09%) RESTful
9 9 (8.18%) WCF
10 8 (7.27%) DCOM
10 8 (7.27%) MAPI
11 7 (6.36%) Symfony
12 6 (5.45%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.55%) Java EE
13 5 (4.55%) Node.js
14 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
14 4 (3.64%) J2EE
14 4 (3.64%) jQuery
14 4 (3.64%) XML
15 3 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.55%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (13.64%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.55%) Social Media
5 2 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.82%) Wiki
6 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.91%) Physics
6 1 (0.91%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.73%) Linux
2 24 (21.82%) Windows
3 15 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (92.73%) Software Engineering
2 73 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (47.27%) Scrum
4 50 (45.45%) TDD
5 47 (42.73%) OOP
6 40 (36.36%) OO
7 31 (28.18%) SDLC
8 30 (27.27%) BDD
9 25 (22.73%) Multithreading
10 21 (19.09%) OOD
11 18 (16.36%) Unit Testing
12 16 (14.55%) Data Loss Prevention
13 15 (13.64%) Data Protection
13 15 (13.64%) Front End Development
14 14 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (12.73%) High Availability
15 13 (11.82%) Automation Testing
16 12 (10.91%) Low Latency
17 10 (9.09%) Open Source
17 10 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 61 (55.45%) Java
2 42 (38.18%) C++
2 42 (38.18%) SQL
3 41 (37.27%) C#
4 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.64%) PHP
6 13 (11.82%) Apex Code
7 10 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 10 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.45%) Python
9 2 (1.82%) Perl
9 2 (1.82%) XAML
10 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.91%) R
10 1 (0.91%) Tcl
10 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) HDFS
2 2 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (14.55%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.36%) Zend
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle
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