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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 43 85 41
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -44
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 120 59 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.40% 2.51% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.66% 3.29% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 103 53 107
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £50,000
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
1802 1792 1626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.03% 76.26% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1229 1269
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 126 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (46.64%) Java
3 107 (42.29%) C#
4 104 (41.11%) SQL
5 97 (38.34%) JavaScript
6 90 (35.57%) Degree
7 83 (32.81%) .NET
8 71 (28.06%) HTML
9 68 (26.88%) Computer Science
10 67 (26.48%) Linux
11 57 (22.53%) CSS
12 55 (21.74%) MVC
13 53 (20.95%) OO
14 52 (20.55%) jQuery
15 50 (19.76%) PHP
16 48 (18.97%) C++
16 48 (18.97%) Web Services
17 46 (18.18%) ASP.NET
18 45 (17.79%) XML
19 43 (17.00%) SQL Server
20 42 (16.60%) Python
21 41 (16.21%) OOP
21 41 (16.21%) MySQL
22 40 (15.81%) Unit Testing
23 39 (15.42%) Web Development
23 39 (15.42%) Oracle
24 38 (15.02%) AngularJS
25 36 (14.23%) HTML5
26 35 (13.83%) SaaS
27 34 (13.44%) Open Source

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (10.67%) Tomcat
2 24 (9.49%) WebSphere
3 23 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 23 (9.09%) JBoss
4 14 (5.53%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.16%) Apache
6 6 (2.37%) Node.js
7 3 (1.19%) IIS
8 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.74%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.19%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.83%) SaaS
2 16 (6.32%) Google Cloud Platform
2 16 (6.32%) Google App Engine
2 16 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.37%) IaaS
4 5 (1.98%) PaaS
4 5 (1.98%) GitHub
5 3 (1.19%) Taleo
5 3 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.14%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.56%) HTTP
3 7 (2.77%) SSL
4 6 (2.37%) Internet
4 6 (2.37%) DNS
4 6 (2.37%) SSH
5 5 (1.98%) DHCP
6 3 (1.19%) SMTP
6 3 (1.19%) LDAP
7 2 (0.79%) ATM
7 2 (0.79%) Firewall
7 2 (0.79%) VPN
7 2 (0.79%) Network Security
8 1 (0.40%) SS7
8 1 (0.40%) H.323
8 1 (0.40%) VoIP
8 1 (0.40%) POP3
8 1 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (16.21%) MySQL
3 28 (11.07%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (10.67%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.16%) DB2
6 6 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.98%) Big Data
7 5 (1.98%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.58%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.19%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.19%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.79%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.70%) JIRA
3 21 (8.30%) Selenium
3 21 (8.30%) JUnit
4 20 (7.91%) Ant
4 20 (7.91%) Eclipse
5 19 (7.51%) Visual Studio
6 14 (5.53%) Maven
7 8 (3.16%) Subversion
7 8 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.16%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.77%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (2.37%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.98%) FitNesse
11 4 (1.58%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.79%) Robotium
12 2 (0.79%) JBehave
12 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
General
1 16 (6.32%) Aerospace
2 11 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.35%) Advertising
3 9 (3.56%) Finance
4 7 (2.77%) Publishing
5 4 (1.58%) Automotive
6 3 (1.19%) Marketing
7 2 (0.79%) Avionics
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) Military
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 131 (51.78%) Software Engineer
2 123 (48.62%) Developer
3 46 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 32 (12.65%) Java Developer
5 31 (12.25%) .NET Developer
6 29 (11.46%) Software Developer
7 28 (11.07%) C# Developer
8 27 (10.67%) Java Software Engineer
9 21 (8.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (7.91%) C++ Software Engineer
11 17 (6.72%) Senior Developer
12 16 (6.32%) C# Software Engineer
13 14 (5.53%) Programmer
14 13 (5.14%) Support Engineer
14 13 (5.14%) C# Programmer
14 13 (5.14%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 12 (4.74%) Technical Support
15 12 (4.74%) Technical Support Engineer
15 12 (4.74%) Graduate
15 12 (4.74%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (32.81%) .NET
2 71 (28.06%) HTML
3 57 (22.53%) CSS
4 52 (20.55%) jQuery
5 48 (18.97%) Web Services
6 46 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 45 (17.79%) XML
8 38 (15.02%) AngularJS
9 36 (14.23%) HTML5
10 30 (11.86%) JSON
11 28 (11.07%) Ajax
12 25 (9.88%) WPF
13 24 (9.49%) WCF
13 24 (9.49%) CSS3
14 23 (9.09%) Spring
15 20 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (7.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (7.51%) PhoneGap
16 19 (7.51%) Servlets
17 17 (6.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (26.88%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (8.30%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.16%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.16%) User Experience
5 8 (3.16%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.16%) Physics
6 7 (2.77%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (2.37%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.37%) Statistics
7 6 (2.37%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.19%) Social Media
9 3 (1.19%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.19%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.79%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.40%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 67 (26.48%) Linux
2 27 (10.67%) UNIX
3 23 (9.09%) Windows
4 7 (2.77%) Solaris
4 7 (2.77%) Android
4 7 (2.77%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.77%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (2.37%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (21.74%) MVC
3 53 (20.95%) OO
4 41 (16.21%) OOP
5 40 (15.81%) Unit Testing
6 39 (15.42%) Web Development
7 34 (13.44%) Open Source
7 34 (13.44%) Scrum
8 30 (11.86%) System Testing
9 28 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (11.07%) SOA
10 26 (10.28%) TDD
11 23 (9.09%) Mobile Development
12 19 (7.51%) Multithreading
13 16 (6.32%) Software Architecture
13 16 (6.32%) SDLC
14 12 (4.74%) Web Application Development
14 12 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (4.74%) CAD
15 11 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (46.64%) Java
2 107 (42.29%) C#
3 104 (41.11%) SQL
4 97 (38.34%) JavaScript
5 50 (19.76%) PHP
6 48 (18.97%) C++
7 42 (16.60%) Python
8 28 (11.07%) T-SQL
9 24 (9.49%) Ruby
10 14 (5.53%) VB
10 14 (5.53%) Perl
10 14 (5.53%) C
11 11 (4.35%) Shell Script
12 10 (3.95%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.79%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.79%) XPath
13 2 (0.79%) Groovy
13 2 (0.79%) VBScript
14 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 90 (35.57%) Degree
2 9 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.37%) PhD
4 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PMP
5 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) Firmware
2 4 (1.58%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.19%) XenServer
3 3 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (4.74%) Puppet
2 5 (1.98%) collectd
2 5 (1.98%) logstash
2 5 (1.98%) Salt
2 5 (1.98%) Graphite
2 5 (1.98%) Nagios
2 5 (1.98%) ZABBIX
2 5 (1.98%) Cacti
2 5 (1.98%) Ganglia
3 4 (1.58%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (15.42%) Oracle
2 32 (12.65%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.32%) Google
4 10 (3.95%) Telerik
5 9 (3.56%) Websense
5 9 (3.56%) BT
6 5 (1.98%) Genesys
7 4 (1.58%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.19%) VMware
8 3 (1.19%) IBM
8 3 (1.19%) Sun
9 2 (0.79%) SAP
10 1 (0.40%) Adobe
10 1 (0.40%) ATG
10 1 (0.40%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.40%) hybris
10 1 (0.40%) Twitter
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-59k + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Highly Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago