The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 40 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 130 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.24% 3.38% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.47% 4.49% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 123 73 56
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2009 1826 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.01% 75.24% 68.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1338 1171
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Reading

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 118 (49.58%) Java
2 112 (47.06%) .NET
3 111 (46.64%) C#
4 103 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (39.92%) JavaScript
6 92 (38.66%) SQL
7 78 (32.77%) Degree
8 77 (32.35%) MVC
9 73 (30.67%) ASP.NET
10 62 (26.05%) Web Services
10 62 (26.05%) Linux
11 51 (21.43%) OO
11 51 (21.43%) HTML
12 45 (18.91%) Spring
13 43 (18.07%) Microsoft
14 42 (17.65%) CSS
14 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 42 (17.65%) jQuery
15 41 (17.23%) UNIX
16 40 (16.81%) Open Source
16 40 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (16.39%) Web Application Development
17 39 (16.39%) XML
18 38 (15.97%) Oracle
18 38 (15.97%) Computer Science
19 36 (15.13%) Ajax
19 36 (15.13%) Relational Database
20 35 (14.71%) System Testing
20 35 (14.71%) TDD
21 34 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (13.03%) Tomcat
2 24 (10.08%) WebSphere
3 22 (9.24%) JBoss
4 15 (6.30%) WebLogic
5 14 (5.88%) Apache
6 11 (4.62%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.78%) Node.js
8 6 (2.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (2.10%) IIS
10 3 (1.26%) CMS
10 3 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.84%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.78%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.40%) SaaS
2 12 (5.04%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (5.04%) Google App Engine
2 12 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.84%) GitHub
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.30%) LDAP
2 6 (2.52%) HTTP
2 6 (2.52%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.52%) SAN
2 6 (2.52%) Firewall
2 6 (2.52%) NAS
3 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.13%) Relational Database
3 28 (11.76%) MySQL
4 16 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.04%) Hadoop
6 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.52%) DB2
8 6 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.52%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.26%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.84%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.84%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.42%) Big Data
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 34 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 27 (11.34%) Maven
3 22 (9.24%) Subversion
4 21 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 17 (7.14%) Selenium
6 16 (6.72%) JIRA
7 14 (5.88%) Ant
8 13 (5.46%) JUnit
8 13 (5.46%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (2.52%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.52%) ClearQuest
10 6 (2.52%) ClearCase
11 4 (1.68%) Rational Rose
11 4 (1.68%) RequisitePro
11 4 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.68%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.68%) JBehave
12 3 (1.26%) AnthillPro
General
1 16 (6.72%) Advertising
2 13 (5.46%) Finance
3 11 (4.62%) Aerospace
4 10 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.10%) French Language
6 4 (1.68%) Automotive
7 3 (1.26%) Marketing
8 2 (0.84%) Avionics
8 2 (0.84%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 136 (57.14%) Developer
2 113 (47.48%) Software Engineer
3 43 (18.07%) Software Developer
4 41 (17.23%) Java Developer
5 38 (15.97%) .NET Developer
6 37 (15.55%) C# Developer
7 36 (15.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (13.45%) Java Software Engineer
9 30 (12.61%) Senior Software Engineer
10 27 (11.34%) Senior Developer
11 20 (8.40%) Web Developer
11 20 (8.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (7.98%) ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (7.56%) C# Software Engineer
13 18 (7.56%) Programmer
13 18 (7.56%) Architect
13 18 (7.56%) C# Programmer
14 16 (6.72%) .NET Software Engineer
14 16 (6.72%) Software Programmer
15 15 (6.30%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (47.06%) .NET
2 73 (30.67%) ASP.NET
3 62 (26.05%) Web Services
4 51 (21.43%) HTML
5 45 (18.91%) Spring
6 42 (17.65%) CSS
6 42 (17.65%) jQuery
7 40 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (16.39%) XML
9 36 (15.13%) Ajax
10 30 (12.61%) AngularJS
11 28 (11.76%) HTML5
12 25 (10.50%) Struts
13 23 (9.66%) WPF
14 22 (9.24%) J2EE
15 21 (8.82%) JSON
16 20 (8.40%) CSS3
17 16 (6.72%) Servlets
18 14 (5.88%) .NET Framework
18 14 (5.88%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.81%) Open Source
2 38 (15.97%) Computer Science
3 33 (13.87%) Mobile App
4 18 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (7.14%) Social Media
6 11 (4.62%) User Experience
7 10 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (2.10%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.26%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.84%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.84%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.84%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.42%) Streaming Media
12 1 (0.42%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.42%) DTV
12 1 (0.42%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 62 (26.05%) Linux
2 41 (17.23%) UNIX
3 30 (12.61%) Windows
4 6 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.10%) Android
6 4 (1.68%) AIX
7 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.84%) VMS
8 2 (0.84%) Solaris
9 1 (0.42%) SUSE
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (32.35%) MVC
3 51 (21.43%) OO
4 39 (16.39%) Web Application Development
5 35 (14.71%) System Testing
5 35 (14.71%) TDD
6 34 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (13.03%) Unit Testing
7 31 (13.03%) SOA
8 30 (12.61%) Web Development
9 29 (12.18%) OOP
10 25 (10.50%) Scrum
11 21 (8.82%) Multithreading
12 19 (7.98%) Validation
13 18 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
14 17 (7.14%) Test Automation
14 17 (7.14%) Software Architecture
15 16 (6.72%) Waterfall
15 16 (6.72%) UML
Programming Languages
1 118 (49.58%) Java
2 111 (46.64%) C#
3 95 (39.92%) JavaScript
4 92 (38.66%) SQL
5 27 (11.34%) PHP
5 27 (11.34%) C++
5 27 (11.34%) Python
6 21 (8.82%) Perl
7 20 (8.40%) T-SQL
8 19 (7.98%) Ruby
9 18 (7.56%) Shell Script
10 14 (5.88%) C
11 12 (5.04%) VB
12 6 (2.52%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.10%) AspectJ
14 4 (1.68%) XPath
14 4 (1.68%) Groovy
14 4 (1.68%) VBScript
15 2 (0.84%) XQuery
15 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 78 (32.77%) Degree
2 8 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.10%) PhD
4 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.10%) Firmware
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.42%) XenServer
3 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (5.04%) Puppet
2 6 (2.52%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (18.07%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.97%) Oracle
3 16 (6.72%) Telerik
3 16 (6.72%) DevExpress
4 12 (5.04%) Google
5 6 (2.52%) IBM
5 6 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.10%) Genesys
7 4 (1.68%) BT
7 4 (1.68%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.68%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.84%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.42%) Ektron
9 1 (0.42%) hybris
9 1 (0.42%) Twitter
9 1 (0.42%) ATG
9 1 (0.42%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.42%) VMware
9 1 (0.42%) SAP
9 1 (0.42%) Cognos
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 per annum
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Salary: £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
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