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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 88 72 113
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 44 82 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.46% 3.58% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 3.72% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 72 32
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1723 2204 2295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.36% 96.12% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1654 1655
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 80 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 50 (59.52%) Java
3 47 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (51.19%) Scrum
5 41 (48.81%) C++
5 41 (48.81%) Linux
6 39 (46.43%) OOP
7 35 (41.67%) OO
7 35 (41.67%) TDD
8 31 (36.90%) Unix
9 30 (35.71%) Degree
10 29 (34.52%) BDD
11 23 (27.38%) Windows
12 21 (25.00%) High Availability
12 21 (25.00%) Multithreading
12 21 (25.00%) Low Latency
13 19 (22.62%) SQL
14 17 (20.24%) Cross-Platform Development
15 15 (17.86%) HTML
15 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
16 14 (16.67%) Ajax
17 13 (15.48%) CSS
17 13 (15.48%) SDLC
18 12 (14.29%) Front End Development
18 12 (14.29%) PHP
18 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 12 (14.29%) Internet
19 11 (13.10%) .NET
19 11 (13.10%) STL
19 11 (13.10%) Boost C++ Libraries

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 7 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 5 (5.95%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) Internet
2 10 (11.90%) SMTP
3 4 (4.76%) LDAP
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) FTP
4 2 (2.38%) HTTP
4 2 (2.38%) POP3
4 2 (2.38%) SSH
4 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) Big Data
3 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.14%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.95%) HBase
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.95%) PowerCenter
5 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.95%) Sqoop
6 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.38%) Redis
6 2 (2.38%) Riak
7 1 (1.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Eclipse
2 8 (9.52%) JIRA
3 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.95%) Subversion
4 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.76%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.38%) Trac
6 1 (1.19%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.19%) JMeter
6 1 (1.19%) Selenium
6 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.95%) Electronics
1 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) French Language
3 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) HTML
2 14 (16.67%) Ajax
3 13 (15.48%) CSS
4 11 (13.10%) .NET
4 11 (13.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (13.10%) STL
5 10 (11.90%) J2EE
5 10 (11.90%) LAMP
6 9 (10.71%) Web Services
7 7 (8.33%) Kafka
8 5 (5.95%) Symfony
9 4 (4.76%) FreeMarker
9 4 (4.76%) Google Closure
9 4 (4.76%) JDBC
9 4 (4.76%) Node.js
9 4 (4.76%) Servlets
9 4 (4.76%) Spring
9 4 (4.76%) Struts
9 4 (4.76%) Struts2
9 4 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Data Structures
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.95%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (48.81%) Linux
2 31 (36.90%) Unix
3 23 (27.38%) Windows
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 47 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (51.19%) Scrum
4 39 (46.43%) OOP
5 35 (41.67%) OO
5 35 (41.67%) TDD
6 29 (34.52%) BDD
7 21 (25.00%) High Availability
7 21 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 21 (25.00%) Multithreading
8 17 (20.24%) Cross-Platform Development
9 13 (15.48%) SDLC
10 12 (14.29%) Front End Development
11 10 (11.90%) Data Protection
12 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 6 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (7.14%) DevOps
13 6 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (5.95%) ETL
14 5 (5.95%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) Java
2 41 (48.81%) C++
3 19 (22.62%) SQL
4 15 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.29%) PHP
6 9 (10.71%) Python
7 8 (9.52%) C#
8 7 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.76%) AspectJ
9 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.38%) Perl
10 2 (2.38%) Ruby
11 1 (1.19%) Ada
11 1 (1.19%) C
11 1 (1.19%) R
11 1 (1.19%) Scala
11 1 (1.19%) VB
11 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) HDFS
2 1 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.38%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) Informatica
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) Zend
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (1.19%) Google
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Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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