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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 41 80 40
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -40
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 135 60 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.98% 2.45% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 3.18% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 122 55 110
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
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
1851 1886 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 82.01% 77.01% 71.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1310 1273
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 133 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (46.01%) Java
3 121 (43.84%) C#
4 111 (40.22%) JavaScript
5 107 (38.77%) SQL
6 100 (36.23%) .NET
7 95 (34.42%) Degree
8 77 (27.90%) HTML
9 72 (26.09%) Linux
10 70 (25.36%) MVC
11 63 (22.83%) Computer Science
12 61 (22.10%) ASP.NET
13 60 (21.74%) CSS
14 57 (20.65%) OO
15 56 (20.29%) Web Services
16 55 (19.93%) jQuery
17 52 (18.84%) XML
18 51 (18.48%) PHP
19 46 (16.67%) C++
20 45 (16.30%) SQL Server
21 44 (15.94%) Unit Testing
22 42 (15.22%) Python
23 41 (14.86%) OOP
23 41 (14.86%) Oracle
23 41 (14.86%) Open Source
24 39 (14.13%) Microsoft
24 39 (14.13%) HTML5
24 39 (14.13%) AngularJS
25 38 (13.77%) Web Development
26 37 (13.41%) Ajax

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 26 (9.42%) WebSphere
2 25 (9.06%) Tomcat
3 24 (8.70%) JBoss
4 22 (7.97%) WebLogic
5 14 (5.07%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.62%) Node.js
7 9 (3.26%) Apache
8 3 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.36%) CMS
10 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.35%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.32%) SaaS
2 16 (5.80%) Google App Engine
2 16 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (5.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (2.17%) IaaS
4 5 (1.81%) PaaS
4 5 (1.81%) GitHub
5 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.36%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.99%) LDAP
3 8 (2.90%) HTTP
4 5 (1.81%) Firewall
4 5 (1.81%) SSH
4 5 (1.81%) DHCP
4 5 (1.81%) DNS
5 4 (1.45%) SSL
5 4 (1.45%) Internet
6 3 (1.09%) NAS
6 3 (1.09%) SAN
7 2 (0.72%) VPN
7 2 (0.72%) SMTP
7 2 (0.72%) ATM
7 2 (0.72%) Network Security
8 1 (0.36%) SS7
8 1 (0.36%) H.323
8 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.04%) MySQL
3 30 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.54%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.17%) DB2
8 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.81%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.45%) Big Data
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.09%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.72%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.72%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (11.23%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 22 (7.97%) JIRA
3 22 (7.97%) Selenium
4 21 (7.61%) Maven
4 21 (7.61%) Ant
4 21 (7.61%) JUnit
5 19 (6.88%) Eclipse
6 13 (4.71%) Subversion
7 9 (3.26%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (2.54%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (2.17%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.45%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.09%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.72%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.72%) Robotium
12 2 (0.72%) JBehave
12 2 (0.72%) HP UFT
General
1 16 (5.80%) Aerospace
1 16 (5.80%) Advertising
2 14 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.99%) Finance
4 7 (2.54%) Publishing
5 4 (1.45%) Automotive
5 4 (1.45%) French Language
6 3 (1.09%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Avionics
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Military
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 146 (52.90%) Software Engineer
2 141 (51.09%) Developer
3 48 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 40 (14.49%) .NET Developer
5 39 (14.13%) Java Developer
5 39 (14.13%) Software Developer
6 36 (13.04%) C# Developer
7 33 (11.96%) Java Software Engineer
8 30 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
9 18 (6.52%) C# Software Engineer
9 18 (6.52%) Programmer
10 17 (6.16%) Senior Developer
10 17 (6.16%) C# Programmer
11 13 (4.71%) Architect
11 13 (4.71%) .NET Software Engineer
12 12 (4.35%) .NET Programmer
12 12 (4.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 12 (4.35%) Software Programmer
12 12 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (36.23%) .NET
2 77 (27.90%) HTML
3 61 (22.10%) ASP.NET
4 60 (21.74%) CSS
5 56 (20.29%) Web Services
6 55 (19.93%) jQuery
7 52 (18.84%) XML
8 39 (14.13%) HTML5
8 39 (14.13%) AngularJS
9 37 (13.41%) Ajax
10 32 (11.59%) JSON
11 31 (11.23%) Spring
12 30 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (9.06%) CSS3
13 25 (9.06%) WPF
14 23 (8.33%) WCF
15 22 (7.97%) Servlets
16 21 (7.61%) J2EE
17 20 (7.25%) PhoneGap
18 19 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 63 (22.83%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.42%) Mobile App
3 25 (9.06%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.90%) User Experience
5 8 (2.90%) Social Media
6 7 (2.54%) Physics
6 7 (2.54%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (2.17%) Statistics
8 5 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (1.81%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.45%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.09%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.09%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.72%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.36%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.09%) Linux
2 33 (11.96%) UNIX
3 28 (10.14%) Windows
4 8 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.54%) Solaris
5 7 (2.54%) Android
6 4 (1.45%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.36%) SUSE
8 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (25.36%) MVC
3 57 (20.65%) OO
4 44 (15.94%) Unit Testing
5 41 (14.86%) Open Source
5 41 (14.86%) OOP
6 38 (13.77%) Web Development
7 36 (13.04%) System Testing
8 31 (11.23%) SOA
8 31 (11.23%) TDD
9 30 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (10.51%) Scrum
11 24 (8.70%) Mobile Development
12 21 (7.61%) Software Architecture
13 20 (7.25%) Multithreading
13 20 (7.25%) SDLC
13 20 (7.25%) Web Application Development
14 15 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (5.43%) API Development
15 14 (5.07%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 127 (46.01%) Java
2 121 (43.84%) C#
3 111 (40.22%) JavaScript
4 107 (38.77%) SQL
5 51 (18.48%) PHP
6 46 (16.67%) C++
7 42 (15.22%) Python
8 32 (11.59%) T-SQL
9 24 (8.70%) Ruby
10 19 (6.88%) Perl
11 15 (5.43%) Shell Script
11 15 (5.43%) C
12 14 (5.07%) VB
13 10 (3.62%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.45%) AspectJ
15 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.72%) XPath
16 2 (0.72%) Groovy
16 2 (0.72%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 95 (34.42%) Degree
2 11 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.54%) PhD
4 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.61%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.54%) Firmware
2 4 (1.45%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (5.07%) Puppet
2 10 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.81%) Nagios
3 5 (1.81%) ZABBIX
3 5 (1.81%) Cacti
3 5 (1.81%) Ganglia
3 5 (1.81%) collectd
3 5 (1.81%) logstash
3 5 (1.81%) Salt
3 5 (1.81%) Graphite
4 4 (1.45%) Vagrant
5 3 (1.09%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 41 (14.86%) Oracle
2 39 (14.13%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.80%) Google
4 14 (5.07%) Telerik
5 9 (3.26%) BT
5 9 (3.26%) DevExpress
6 6 (2.17%) Websense
7 5 (1.81%) Genesys
8 4 (1.45%) IBM
9 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.72%) SAP
10 2 (0.72%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.72%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.36%) Cognos
11 1 (0.36%) Adobe
11 1 (0.36%) Sun
11 1 (0.36%) Ektron
11 1 (0.36%) hybris
11 1 (0.36%) Twitter
11 1 (0.36%) ATG
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Salary: GBP 40K +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Superb Benefits
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Symantec
Salary: Competitive
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