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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 45 43 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +33
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 90 132 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.16% 5.75% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 6.86% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 85 126 60
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,250 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1557 1924 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 89.33% 83.87% 81.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1343 1386
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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.

1 104 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (45.56%) Degree
3 73 (43.20%) Java
4 68 (40.24%) Linux
5 64 (37.87%) C++
6 53 (31.36%) JavaScript
7 52 (30.77%) Scrum
8 48 (28.40%) C#
8 48 (28.40%) .NET
9 47 (27.81%) Computer Science
10 44 (26.04%) TDD
10 44 (26.04%) Unix
11 43 (25.44%) HTML
11 43 (25.44%) OO
12 39 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 38 (22.49%) CSS
14 37 (21.89%) SQL
15 36 (21.30%) Windows
16 30 (17.75%) Python
16 30 (17.75%) BDD
17 27 (15.98%) OOP
17 27 (15.98%) XML
18 26 (15.38%) Big Data
19 25 (14.79%) Oracle
20 23 (13.61%) JSON
21 22 (13.02%) Multithreading
22 21 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
23 20 (11.83%) High Availability
23 20 (11.83%) Low Latency
23 20 (11.83%) SDLC

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 18 (10.65%) Node.js
2 11 (6.51%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.96%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.96%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.96%) IIS
4 2 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.59%) Tornado
Applications
1 18 (10.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.51%) SaaS
2 9 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.59%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.28%) SMTP
2 13 (7.69%) Internet
3 10 (5.92%) HTTP
3 10 (5.92%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.33%) DNS
4 9 (5.33%) FTP
4 9 (5.33%) POP3
4 9 (5.33%) SSH
5 4 (2.37%) LDAP
6 2 (1.18%) Junos
7 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.38%) Big Data
3 10 (5.92%) Hadoop
3 10 (5.92%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (3.55%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.96%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.96%) HBase
6 5 (2.96%) MySQL
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.96%) PowerCenter
6 5 (2.96%) Sqoop
7 4 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.18%) GIS
9 2 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.18%) MS Access
9 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (8.28%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.92%) JIRA
3 9 (5.33%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.73%) Maven
4 8 (4.73%) Subversion
5 7 (4.14%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.37%) ClearCase
7 4 (2.37%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.18%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.18%) Trac
9 1 (0.59%) Capybara
9 1 (0.59%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.59%) JMeter
9 1 (0.59%) RSpec
9 1 (0.59%) Selenium
9 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (6.51%) Finance
2 7 (4.14%) Advertising
2 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.96%) Electronics
3 5 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.37%) Banking
4 4 (2.37%) French Language
5 2 (1.18%) Military
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (49.11%) Software Engineer
2 73 (43.20%) Developer
3 35 (20.71%) Java Engineer
4 33 (19.53%) Java Software Engineer
5 30 (17.75%) C# Developer
6 29 (17.16%) C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (16.57%) Software Developer
8 26 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
9 24 (14.20%) Senior Software Engineer
10 21 (12.43%) Linux Engineer
10 21 (12.43%) Security Engineer
11 20 (11.83%) Unix Engineer
11 20 (11.83%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 20 (11.83%) Unix Security Engineer
11 20 (11.83%) Web Engineer
12 18 (10.65%) .NET Developer
13 16 (9.47%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (8.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 14 (8.28%) Java Developer
15 14 (8.28%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.40%) .NET
2 43 (25.44%) HTML
3 38 (22.49%) CSS
4 27 (15.98%) XML
5 23 (13.61%) JSON
6 19 (11.24%) Web Services
7 18 (10.65%) .NET Framework
7 18 (10.65%) AngularJS
8 17 (10.06%) Ajax
9 15 (8.88%) J2EE
10 14 (8.28%) jQuery
11 13 (7.69%) ASP.NET
11 13 (7.69%) SOAP
12 12 (7.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (6.51%) HTML5
13 11 (6.51%) STL
14 10 (5.92%) CSS3
14 10 (5.92%) RESTful
15 9 (5.33%) D3.js
15 9 (5.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.81%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.88%) Algorithms
3 12 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.92%) Visualisation
5 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.14%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.96%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.37%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.37%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.37%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.18%) User Experience
10 1 (0.59%) Informatics
10 1 (0.59%) Life Science
10 1 (0.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.24%) Linux
2 44 (26.04%) Unix
3 36 (21.30%) Windows
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.77%) Scrum
3 44 (26.04%) TDD
4 43 (25.44%) OO
5 30 (17.75%) BDD
6 27 (15.98%) OOP
7 22 (13.02%) Multithreading
8 21 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (11.83%) High Availability
9 20 (11.83%) Low Latency
9 20 (11.83%) SDLC
10 19 (11.24%) Unit Testing
11 18 (10.65%) Cross-Platform Development
12 17 (10.06%) Service Delivery
13 15 (8.88%) UML
14 14 (8.28%) MVC
15 12 (7.10%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (7.10%) Data Management
15 12 (7.10%) Kanban
15 12 (7.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (43.20%) Java
2 64 (37.87%) C++
3 53 (31.36%) JavaScript
4 48 (28.40%) C#
5 37 (21.89%) SQL
6 30 (17.75%) Python
7 14 (8.28%) PHP
8 11 (6.51%) Ruby
8 11 (6.51%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.51%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.14%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.14%) VB
10 5 (2.96%) C
11 4 (2.37%) Ada
11 4 (2.37%) AspectJ
11 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.37%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.18%) Perl
12 2 (1.18%) VBA
12 2 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (45.56%) Degree
2 13 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.33%) PhD
4 6 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.33%) SLA
2 5 (2.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) HDFS
2 4 (2.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.18%) Docker
3 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (2.37%) Ansible
2 4 (2.37%) Puppet
3 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.18%) Ambari
4 2 (1.18%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (14.79%) Oracle
2 15 (8.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.96%) Informatica
3 5 (2.96%) VMware
4 3 (1.78%) HP
5 2 (1.18%) CA
5 2 (1.18%) EMC
5 2 (1.18%) Fujitsu
5 2 (1.18%) Infovista
5 2 (1.18%) Zend
6 1 (0.59%) Forcepoint
6 1 (0.59%) Google
Reading, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Alfen
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £65 - £75 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago