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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 36 71 46
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -25
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 70 76 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.66% 3.64% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 4.13% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 55 73 109
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1049 1838 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.87% 87.94% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1465 1377
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
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 23 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 89 (51.74%) Java
2 86 (50.00%) Degree
3 81 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (37.21%) JavaScript
5 58 (33.72%) Linux
6 55 (31.98%) C++
7 54 (31.40%) Scrum
8 52 (30.23%) TDD
9 51 (29.65%) SQL
10 45 (26.16%) HTML
11 43 (25.00%) CSS
12 41 (23.84%) C#
12 41 (23.84%) Finance
13 38 (22.09%) Web Services
14 37 (21.51%) Computer Science
15 36 (20.93%) SDLC
16 32 (18.60%) OOP
16 32 (18.60%) OO
17 31 (18.02%) Windows
18 30 (17.44%) Unit Testing
19 29 (16.86%) Ajax
19 29 (16.86%) Python
19 29 (16.86%) Telecoms
19 29 (16.86%) Project Management
20 28 (16.28%) BDD
21 27 (15.70%) Multithreading
22 26 (15.12%) .NET
22 26 (15.12%) Big Data
23 25 (14.53%) Data Loss Prevention
24 24 (13.95%) PMP

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 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.91%) Apache
3 4 (2.33%) JBoss
4 3 (1.74%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.74%) Confluence
4 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.58%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.58%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.23%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.07%) SaaS
4 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.74%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.30%) SMTP
2 11 (6.40%) Internet
3 10 (5.81%) VoLTE
3 10 (5.81%) VoWiFi
3 10 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.16%) HTTP
5 1 (0.58%) ATM
5 1 (0.58%) LTE
5 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.12%) Big Data
2 21 (12.21%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.72%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (4.65%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.65%) MySQL
6 8 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.07%) HBase
7 7 (4.07%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.91%) DTS
9 5 (2.91%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (13.37%) Eclipse
2 16 (9.30%) JUnit
2 16 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.72%) JIRA
4 14 (8.14%) Maven
5 12 (6.98%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.98%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.81%) FitNesse
7 9 (5.23%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.33%) Ant
9 3 (1.74%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (1.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (1.16%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.16%) Selenium
10 2 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.16%) Subversion
10 2 (1.16%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.58%) gulp
General
1 41 (23.84%) Finance
2 29 (16.86%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.98%) Advertising
4 6 (3.49%) Retail
5 4 (2.33%) Automotive
5 4 (2.33%) Electronics
6 3 (1.74%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.74%) Banking
6 3 (1.74%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.74%) Military
7 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (40.12%) Software Engineer
2 60 (34.88%) Developer
3 36 (20.93%) Java Engineer
4 35 (20.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 28 (16.28%) Java Developer
6 25 (14.53%) Project Manager
7 19 (11.05%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (9.88%) Software Developer
9 16 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (8.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 13 (7.56%) C# Developer
11 13 (7.56%) Senior Developer
12 12 (6.98%) .NET Developer
12 12 (6.98%) Junior
12 12 (6.98%) Junior Software Engineer
13 11 (6.40%) IT Manager
13 11 (6.40%) IT Project Manager
14 10 (5.81%) Junior Developer
14 10 (5.81%) Junior Software Developer
14 10 (5.81%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.16%) HTML
2 43 (25.00%) CSS
3 38 (22.09%) Web Services
4 29 (16.86%) Ajax
5 26 (15.12%) .NET
6 21 (12.21%) Node.js
6 21 (12.21%) REST
7 19 (11.05%) AngularJS
7 19 (11.05%) JSON
8 13 (7.56%) Spring
8 13 (7.56%) WPF
9 11 (6.40%) .NET Framework
9 11 (6.40%) jQuery
9 11 (6.40%) WCF
10 10 (5.81%) DCOM
10 10 (5.81%) MAPI
11 9 (5.23%) D3.js
11 9 (5.23%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (5.23%) WebSockets
11 9 (5.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.51%) Computer Science
2 22 (12.79%) Data Centre
3 14 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.65%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.07%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.91%) NHS
6 5 (2.91%) Social Media
7 3 (1.74%) CAN bus
7 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.74%) Replication
7 3 (1.74%) Wiki
8 2 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.16%) PMI
8 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.72%) Linux
2 31 (18.02%) Windows
3 21 (12.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (31.40%) Scrum
3 52 (30.23%) TDD
4 36 (20.93%) SDLC
5 32 (18.60%) OO
5 32 (18.60%) OOP
6 30 (17.44%) Unit Testing
7 29 (16.86%) Project Management
8 28 (16.28%) BDD
9 27 (15.70%) Multithreading
10 25 (14.53%) Data Loss Prevention
11 24 (13.95%) PRINCE2
12 23 (13.37%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 23 (13.37%) Customer Requirements
13 20 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (11.63%) CRM
14 19 (11.05%) OOD
15 17 (9.88%) Mentoring
15 17 (9.88%) Open Source
16 14 (8.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (51.74%) Java
2 64 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 55 (31.98%) C++
4 51 (29.65%) SQL
5 41 (23.84%) C#
6 29 (16.86%) Python
7 22 (12.79%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.98%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.98%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.65%) Apex Code
10 5 (2.91%) C
10 5 (2.91%) Perl
10 5 (2.91%) PHP
10 5 (2.91%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.33%) Ruby
11 4 (2.33%) Scala
11 4 (2.33%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.74%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.74%) Groovy
13 1 (0.58%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 86 (50.00%) Degree
2 24 (13.95%) PMP
3 8 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
2 5 (2.91%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.91%) ISO 9000
2 5 (2.91%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.16%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.58%) SDET
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (3.49%) HDFS
3 3 (1.74%) Firmware
4 2 (1.16%) Docker
4 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.16%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) Ansible
1 4 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.33%) Puppet
2 2 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (12.21%) Oracle
2 11 (6.40%) VMware
3 9 (5.23%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.91%) Huawei
6 4 (2.33%) Google
6 4 (2.33%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (1.74%) DevExpress
7 3 (1.74%) EMC
7 3 (1.74%) Sybase
7 3 (1.74%) Telerik
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe
8 1 (0.58%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.58%) Renesas
8 1 (0.58%) Zend
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Deanslist Limited
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Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Market Rate Based on Expertise
Posted: 10 days ago
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Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago