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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 36 51 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 116 111 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.36% 5.02% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% 5.92% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 96 92 58
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
1600 1875 2044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 87.77% 84.80% 81.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 1398 1410
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
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 26 August 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 114 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (46.12%) Degree
3 81 (39.32%) Java
4 68 (33.01%) C++
5 67 (32.52%) Linux
6 62 (30.10%) C#
6 62 (30.10%) Scrum
7 59 (28.64%) .NET
7 59 (28.64%) TDD
8 56 (27.18%) OO
9 53 (25.73%) JavaScript
10 52 (25.24%) OOP
10 52 (25.24%) Computer Science
11 48 (23.30%) SQL
12 45 (21.84%) HTML
12 45 (21.84%) SQL Server
13 43 (20.87%) Finance
14 42 (20.39%) Unix
15 39 (18.93%) Windows
16 38 (18.45%) Multithreading
16 38 (18.45%) Web Services
17 36 (17.48%) BDD
18 32 (15.53%) CSS
19 28 (13.59%) OOD
19 28 (13.59%) Unit Testing
20 26 (12.62%) Python
20 26 (12.62%) SDLC
21 24 (11.65%) Microsoft
21 24 (11.65%) High Availability
22 23 (11.17%) Low Latency

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 13 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (3.40%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.43%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.43%) Confluence
4 3 (1.46%) Apache
4 3 (1.46%) nginx
5 2 (0.97%) IIS
5 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.49%) Tornado
Applications
1 20 (9.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.94%) SaaS
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.46%) Route 53
3 3 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.49%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.19%) SMTP
2 16 (7.77%) Internet
3 8 (3.88%) HTTP
4 6 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.94%) DNS
5 4 (1.94%) FTP
5 4 (1.94%) POP3
5 4 (1.94%) SSH
6 2 (0.97%) Wireless
7 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.19%) Big Data
3 15 (7.28%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.34%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.37%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.37%) MySQL
6 8 (3.88%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.40%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.43%) HBase
9 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.43%) PowerCenter
9 5 (2.43%) Sqoop
10 4 (1.94%) GIS
11 3 (1.46%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (7.77%) Eclipse
2 15 (7.28%) JIRA
3 13 (6.31%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.34%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.85%) Maven
6 7 (3.40%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.43%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.43%) FitNesse
8 4 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.46%) Ant
9 3 (1.46%) FishEye
9 3 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.97%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.97%) Subversion
11 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.49%) JMeter
11 1 (0.49%) Selenium
11 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (20.87%) Finance
2 16 (7.77%) Financial Institution
3 14 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.40%) Electronics
5 6 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.43%) Banking
7 3 (1.46%) Advertising
7 3 (1.46%) Marketing
8 2 (0.97%) Military
8 2 (0.97%) Retail
9 1 (0.49%) French Language
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (54.85%) Software Engineer
2 84 (40.78%) Developer
3 41 (19.90%) Java Engineer
4 39 (18.93%) Java Software Engineer
5 37 (17.96%) C# Developer
6 34 (16.50%) Software Developer
7 33 (16.02%) C# Software Developer
7 33 (16.02%) Linux Engineer
8 32 (15.53%) C++ Software Engineer
9 26 (12.62%) Web Engineer
10 25 (12.14%) Java Developer
11 24 (11.65%) Security Engineer
12 23 (11.17%) Unix Engineer
12 23 (11.17%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 23 (11.17%) Unix Security Engineer
13 22 (10.68%) C# Software Engineer
14 21 (10.19%) Senior Software Engineer
15 20 (9.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 17 (8.25%) .NET Developer
17 16 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (28.64%) .NET
2 45 (21.84%) HTML
3 38 (18.45%) Web Services
4 32 (15.53%) CSS
5 21 (10.19%) LAMP
6 20 (9.71%) J2EE
7 18 (8.74%) .NET Framework
7 18 (8.74%) AngularJS
8 17 (8.25%) JSON
8 17 (8.25%) XML
9 15 (7.28%) Node.js
10 14 (6.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 14 (6.80%) jQuery
10 14 (6.80%) STL
11 13 (6.31%) ASP.NET
12 12 (5.83%) WPF
13 10 (4.85%) Ajax
14 9 (4.37%) Symfony
14 9 (4.37%) WCF
15 7 (3.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (25.24%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.74%) Data Structures
3 15 (7.28%) Algorithms
4 12 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (4.85%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.40%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.43%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.43%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.43%) Social Media
9 3 (1.46%) Blog
9 3 (1.46%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.97%) Wiki
11 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.49%) Informatics
11 1 (0.49%) Life Science
11 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (32.52%) Linux
2 42 (20.39%) Unix
3 39 (18.93%) Windows
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (55.34%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.10%) Scrum
3 59 (28.64%) TDD
4 56 (27.18%) OO
5 52 (25.24%) OOP
6 38 (18.45%) Multithreading
7 36 (17.48%) BDD
8 28 (13.59%) OOD
8 28 (13.59%) Unit Testing
9 26 (12.62%) SDLC
10 24 (11.65%) High Availability
11 23 (11.17%) Data Loss Prevention
11 23 (11.17%) Low Latency
12 20 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (9.22%) Data Protection
14 18 (8.74%) Front End Development
15 17 (8.25%) Cross-Platform Development
15 17 (8.25%) Mentoring
16 13 (6.31%) MVC
16 13 (6.31%) UML
Programming Languages
1 81 (39.32%) Java
2 68 (33.01%) C++
3 62 (30.10%) C#
4 53 (25.73%) JavaScript
5 48 (23.30%) SQL
6 26 (12.62%) Python
7 19 (9.22%) PHP
8 12 (5.83%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.34%) Ruby
9 11 (5.34%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.85%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.40%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.91%) VB
13 5 (2.43%) Apex Code
13 5 (2.43%) Perl
14 3 (1.46%) Groovy
14 3 (1.46%) VBScript
15 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.97%) VBA
15 2 (0.97%) XAML
Qualifications
1 95 (46.12%) Degree
2 11 (5.34%) PMP
3 10 (4.85%) PhD
4 8 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.40%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) QA
2 6 (2.91%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.94%) ISO 9000
3 4 (1.94%) SLA
4 2 (0.97%) ISO13485
System Software
1 6 (2.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 6 (2.91%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (4.37%) Puppet
2 8 (3.88%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.91%) Ansible
4 3 (1.46%) Graylog
4 3 (1.46%) Kibana
4 3 (1.46%) logstash
4 3 (1.46%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.49%) Ambari
Vendors
1 24 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.22%) Oracle
3 9 (4.37%) Zend
4 7 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.43%) Informatica
6 3 (1.46%) Fujitsu
6 3 (1.46%) Huawei
6 3 (1.46%) VMware
7 1 (0.49%) Google
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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