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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 44 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 62 79 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.56% 3.61% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 4.18% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 54 79 89
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
1150 1890 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.62% 86.30% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 829 1490 1293
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 94 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
1 94 (51.09%) Degree
2 79 (42.93%) Java
3 63 (34.24%) JavaScript
4 61 (33.15%) Scrum
5 60 (32.61%) Finance
6 58 (31.52%) TDD
7 54 (29.35%) C++
8 52 (28.26%) C#
8 52 (28.26%) SQL
9 51 (27.72%) Linux
10 44 (23.91%) HTML
11 41 (22.28%) Computer Science
12 40 (21.74%) CSS
13 38 (20.65%) Web Services
14 37 (20.11%) Telecoms
15 36 (19.57%) Windows
15 36 (19.57%) Unit Testing
16 35 (19.02%) Multithreading
17 34 (18.48%) OOP
17 34 (18.48%) OO
17 34 (18.48%) .NET
18 33 (17.93%) SDLC
19 32 (17.39%) PMP
20 31 (16.85%) Project Management
20 31 (16.85%) BDD
20 31 (16.85%) Continuous Improvement
21 30 (16.30%) Budgeting and Forecasting
21 30 (16.30%) PRINCE2
22 26 (14.13%) Data Centre

Software Engineering
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 11 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (3.80%) Apache
3 6 (3.26%) Confluence
4 4 (2.17%) JBoss
4 4 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.63%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.09%) nginx
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.54%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.54%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.26%) SaaS
4 4 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.63%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.09%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.09%) Route 53
6 2 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.87%) SMTP
2 14 (7.61%) Internet
3 8 (4.35%) VoLTE
3 8 (4.35%) VoWiFi
3 8 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (2.17%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) LTE
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.24%) Big Data
3 16 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.26%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.26%) HBase
6 6 (3.26%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.72%) DTS
7 5 (2.72%) MySQL
7 5 (2.72%) OLAP
7 5 (2.72%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (11.41%) Eclipse
2 16 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.15%) FitNesse
4 14 (7.61%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.52%) Maven
6 11 (5.98%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.98%) JUnit
7 7 (3.80%) JIRA
8 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.09%) Ant
9 2 (1.09%) FishEye
9 2 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.54%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.54%) Selenium
10 1 (0.54%) Subversion
10 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 60 (32.61%) Finance
2 37 (20.11%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.61%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.43%) Advertising
5 8 (4.35%) Retail
6 4 (2.17%) Automotive
6 4 (2.17%) Electronics
7 3 (1.63%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.63%) Marketing
7 3 (1.63%) Military
8 1 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (46.20%) Software Engineer
2 67 (36.41%) Developer
3 37 (20.11%) Java Engineer
4 36 (19.57%) Java Software Engineer
5 32 (17.39%) Project Manager
6 31 (16.85%) Java Developer
7 23 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 20 (10.87%) C# Software Engineer
8 20 (10.87%) IT Manager
8 20 (10.87%) IT Project Manager
9 19 (10.33%) Software Developer
10 18 (9.78%) C# Developer
10 18 (9.78%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (9.24%) C++ Software Engineer
11 17 (9.24%) Junior
12 16 (8.70%) Junior Software Engineer
13 14 (7.61%) C# Software Developer
13 14 (7.61%) Junior Developer
14 13 (7.07%) Java Software Developer
14 13 (7.07%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.91%) HTML
2 40 (21.74%) CSS
3 38 (20.65%) Web Services
4 34 (18.48%) .NET
5 20 (10.87%) Ajax
5 20 (10.87%) AngularJS
5 20 (10.87%) WPF
6 18 (9.78%) Node.js
7 15 (8.15%) DCOM
7 15 (8.15%) MAPI
7 15 (8.15%) WCF
8 11 (5.98%) JSON
8 11 (5.98%) REST
9 10 (5.43%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (5.43%) RESTful
10 9 (4.89%) LAMP
10 9 (4.89%) Spring
11 8 (4.35%) J2EE
11 8 (4.35%) jQuery
11 8 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.28%) Computer Science
2 26 (14.13%) Data Centre
3 22 (11.96%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.35%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.26%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.72%) NHS
7 5 (2.72%) Social Media
8 4 (2.17%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.17%) Wiki
9 3 (1.63%) CAN bus
9 3 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.63%) Physics
9 3 (1.63%) Replication
10 2 (1.09%) Blog
10 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.09%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (1.09%) PMI
11 1 (0.54%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 51 (27.72%) Linux
2 36 (19.57%) Windows
3 17 (9.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.15%) Scrum
3 58 (31.52%) TDD
4 36 (19.57%) Unit Testing
5 35 (19.02%) Multithreading
6 34 (18.48%) OO
6 34 (18.48%) OOP
7 33 (17.93%) SDLC
8 31 (16.85%) BDD
8 31 (16.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (16.85%) Project Management
9 30 (16.30%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 30 (16.30%) PRINCE2
10 24 (13.04%) CRM
10 24 (13.04%) OOD
11 20 (10.87%) Data Loss Prevention
12 17 (9.24%) Open Source
13 15 (8.15%) ATDD
13 15 (8.15%) High Availability
14 14 (7.61%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 79 (42.93%) Java
2 63 (34.24%) JavaScript
3 54 (29.35%) C++
4 52 (28.26%) C#
4 52 (28.26%) SQL
5 24 (13.04%) Python
6 21 (11.41%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.07%) PL/SQL
8 12 (6.52%) Apex Code
9 11 (5.98%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.35%) PHP
11 6 (3.26%) Ruby
12 5 (2.72%) Perl
13 4 (2.17%) C
13 4 (2.17%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.63%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.63%) Groovy
14 3 (1.63%) Scala
15 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 94 (51.09%) Degree
2 32 (17.39%) PMP
3 5 (2.72%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) ISO 9000
1 8 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.72%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.63%) QA
4 2 (1.09%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.54%) SDET
5 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (3.26%) HDFS
3 3 (1.63%) Firmware
4 2 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.09%) Graylog
2 2 (1.09%) Kibana
2 2 (1.09%) logstash
2 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.09%) Puppet
2 2 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (7.61%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (7.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.07%) Oracle
3 8 (4.35%) VMware
4 7 (3.80%) Huawei
5 4 (2.17%) Google
6 3 (1.63%) EMC
6 3 (1.63%) Zend
7 2 (1.09%) Sybase
8 1 (0.54%) Adobe
8 1 (0.54%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.54%) Renesas
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