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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 39 57 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +24
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 87 102 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.32% 4.14% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 4.90% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 64 91 67
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,050 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1391 2082 2213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.13% 84.53% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1678 1350
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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 7 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 102 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (46.31%) Degree
3 86 (42.36%) Java
4 69 (33.99%) TDD
5 68 (33.50%) JavaScript
6 66 (32.51%) Scrum
6 66 (32.51%) C++
7 62 (30.54%) Finance
8 59 (29.06%) Linux
9 57 (28.08%) C#
10 55 (27.09%) HTML
11 50 (24.63%) SQL
11 50 (24.63%) OOP
12 47 (23.15%) OO
12 47 (23.15%) CSS
12 47 (23.15%) Web Services
13 45 (22.17%) Computer Science
14 43 (21.18%) Multithreading
15 40 (19.70%) Windows
15 40 (19.70%) .NET
16 36 (17.73%) Unit Testing
17 35 (17.24%) BDD
17 35 (17.24%) SDLC
18 32 (15.76%) Telecoms
19 31 (15.27%) Project Management
19 31 (15.27%) Continuous Improvement
20 30 (14.78%) PMP
21 29 (14.29%) SMTP
22 28 (13.79%) OOD
22 28 (13.79%) Eclipse

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 (5.42%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.46%) Confluence
3 4 (1.97%) Apache
3 4 (1.97%) JBoss
3 4 (1.97%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.48%) nginx
5 2 (0.99%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.49%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.49%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 14 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.96%) SaaS
4 4 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.48%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.48%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.48%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.48%) Route 53
5 3 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.29%) SMTP
2 19 (9.36%) Internet
3 6 (2.96%) VoLTE
3 6 (2.96%) VoWiFi
3 6 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.46%) HTTP
5 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.99%) Wireless
6 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.49%) LTE
6 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.43%) Big Data
3 9 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.45%) MySQL
6 6 (2.96%) HBase
7 5 (2.46%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.46%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.48%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.99%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.49%) GIS
10 1 (0.49%) RethinkDB
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (13.79%) Eclipse
2 16 (7.88%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.39%) FitNesse
4 14 (6.90%) Cucumber
4 14 (6.90%) Maven
5 11 (5.42%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.93%) JUnit
7 6 (2.96%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.96%) JIRA
8 3 (1.48%) Ant
8 3 (1.48%) FishEye
8 3 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.49%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.49%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.49%) gulp
9 1 (0.49%) Hudson
9 1 (0.49%) Mocha
9 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
General
1 62 (30.54%) Finance
2 32 (15.76%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.36%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.45%) Advertising
5 6 (2.96%) Electronics
6 4 (1.97%) Automotive
7 3 (1.48%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.48%) Marketing
7 3 (1.48%) Military
7 3 (1.48%) Retail
8 2 (0.99%) Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (50.25%) Software Engineer
2 67 (33.00%) Developer
3 43 (21.18%) Java Engineer
4 42 (20.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 31 (15.27%) Java Developer
6 30 (14.78%) Project Manager
7 26 (12.81%) C++ Software Engineer
8 25 (12.32%) Senior Software Engineer
9 24 (11.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 23 (11.33%) C# Developer
10 23 (11.33%) C# Software Engineer
11 21 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
12 20 (9.85%) IT Manager
12 20 (9.85%) IT Project Manager
13 18 (8.87%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (8.87%) Software Developer
14 16 (7.88%) Junior
14 16 (7.88%) Security Engineer
15 15 (7.39%) Web Engineer
16 14 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (27.09%) HTML
2 47 (23.15%) CSS
2 47 (23.15%) Web Services
3 40 (19.70%) .NET
4 22 (10.84%) Ajax
5 21 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 20 (9.85%) WPF
7 19 (9.36%) Node.js
8 18 (8.87%) LAMP
9 17 (8.37%) WCF
10 15 (7.39%) DCOM
10 15 (7.39%) MAPI
11 12 (5.91%) REST
12 11 (5.42%) JSON
12 11 (5.42%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (4.93%) J2EE
14 9 (4.43%) jQuery
15 8 (3.94%) ASP.NET
15 8 (3.94%) D3.js
15 8 (3.94%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.17%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.82%) Data Centre
3 23 (11.33%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (7.39%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.45%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.46%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.46%) Social Media
8 4 (1.97%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.48%) Blog
9 3 (1.48%) CAN bus
9 3 (1.48%) Physics
9 3 (1.48%) Replication
10 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.99%) PMI
10 2 (0.99%) User Experience
10 2 (0.99%) Wiki
11 1 (0.49%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 59 (29.06%) Linux
2 40 (19.70%) Windows
3 21 (10.34%) Unix
4 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (33.99%) TDD
3 66 (32.51%) Scrum
4 50 (24.63%) OOP
5 47 (23.15%) OO
6 43 (21.18%) Multithreading
7 36 (17.73%) Unit Testing
8 35 (17.24%) BDD
8 35 (17.24%) SDLC
9 31 (15.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (15.27%) Project Management
10 28 (13.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 28 (13.79%) OOD
10 28 (13.79%) PRINCE2
11 22 (10.84%) CRM
11 22 (10.84%) Data Loss Prevention
12 20 (9.85%) High Availability
13 18 (8.87%) Low Latency
14 17 (8.37%) Mentoring
15 16 (7.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 86 (42.36%) Java
2 68 (33.50%) JavaScript
3 66 (32.51%) C++
4 57 (28.08%) C#
5 50 (24.63%) SQL
6 24 (11.82%) Python
7 16 (7.88%) PHP
7 16 (7.88%) PL/SQL
7 16 (7.88%) T-SQL
8 13 (6.40%) Apex Code
9 12 (5.91%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.93%) Ruby
11 6 (2.96%) Perl
12 5 (2.46%) C
13 4 (1.97%) Groovy
14 3 (1.48%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.99%) VB
15 2 (0.99%) XAML
16 1 (0.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 94 (46.31%) Degree
2 30 (14.78%) PMP
3 4 (1.97%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.94%) ISO 9000
3 4 (1.97%) QA
4 2 (0.99%) ISO13485
4 2 (0.99%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.49%) SDET
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (2.96%) HDFS
3 3 (1.48%) Firmware
4 2 (0.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.97%) Puppet
2 3 (1.48%) Graylog
2 3 (1.48%) Kibana
2 3 (1.48%) logstash
2 3 (1.48%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.99%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (7.39%) Microsoft
1 15 (7.39%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (3.94%) VMware
3 7 (3.45%) Huawei
3 7 (3.45%) Zend
4 6 (2.96%) Oracle
5 4 (1.97%) Google
6 3 (1.48%) EMC
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe
7 1 (0.49%) Renesas
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