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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 48 49 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 98 128 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.17% 5.32% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 6.30% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 91 121 73
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 £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1670 2033 1950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.08% 84.46% 80.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1328 1437
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 5 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 98 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (42.77%) Java
3 71 (41.04%) Degree
4 65 (37.57%) Linux
5 63 (36.42%) JavaScript
6 62 (35.84%) C++
7 53 (30.64%) HTML
8 51 (29.48%) Scrum
9 49 (28.32%) C#
9 49 (28.32%) CSS
9 49 (28.32%) Computer Science
10 47 (27.17%) .NET
11 44 (25.43%) TDD
12 38 (21.97%) Unix
12 38 (21.97%) OO
13 37 (21.39%) SQL Server
14 35 (20.23%) Python
15 34 (19.65%) SQL
16 32 (18.50%) Windows
17 30 (17.34%) XML
18 27 (15.61%) JSON
19 26 (15.03%) Oracle
19 26 (15.03%) BDD
20 25 (14.45%) OOP
21 23 (13.29%) Big Data
22 22 (12.72%) jQuery
23 21 (12.14%) Ajax
23 21 (12.14%) Node.js
24 20 (11.56%) HTML5
24 20 (11.56%) AngularJS

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 21 (12.14%) Node.js
2 10 (5.78%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.89%) IIS
4 4 (2.31%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.31%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.16%) Apache
5 2 (1.16%) CMS
5 2 (1.16%) Drupal
5 2 (1.16%) WordPress
6 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.09%) SaaS
2 10 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.09%) HTTP
2 13 (7.51%) SMTP
3 12 (6.94%) Internet
3 12 (6.94%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.62%) DNS
4 8 (4.62%) FTP
4 8 (4.62%) POP3
4 8 (4.62%) SSH
5 6 (3.47%) SSL
6 4 (2.31%) Junos
6 4 (2.31%) LDAP
7 1 (0.58%) DVB
7 1 (0.58%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.29%) Big Data
3 13 (7.51%) MySQL
4 9 (5.20%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.20%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.05%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.89%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.31%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.31%) HBase
8 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.31%) PowerCenter
8 4 (2.31%) SQLite
8 4 (2.31%) Sqoop
9 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.73%) Redis
10 2 (1.16%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 18 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.94%) Subversion
3 10 (5.78%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.62%) Maven
5 7 (4.05%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.05%) JIRA
6 5 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.31%) ClearCase
7 4 (2.31%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.16%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.16%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.16%) Trac
9 1 (0.58%) Capybara
9 1 (0.58%) JMeter
9 1 (0.58%) RSpec
9 1 (0.58%) Selenium
9 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.58%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (5.20%) Advertising
1 9 (5.20%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.62%) Finance
3 6 (3.47%) Electronics
4 5 (2.89%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.31%) French Language
6 3 (1.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (47.98%) Software Engineer
2 73 (42.20%) Developer
3 32 (18.50%) Java Engineer
4 30 (17.34%) Java Software Engineer
5 28 (16.18%) C# Developer
6 26 (15.03%) C++ Software Engineer
7 24 (13.87%) C# Software Developer
8 23 (13.29%) Senior Software Engineer
9 22 (12.72%) Software Developer
10 18 (10.40%) .NET Developer
11 17 (9.83%) Security Engineer
12 16 (9.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (9.25%) Linux Engineer
12 16 (9.25%) Unix Engineer
12 16 (9.25%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 16 (9.25%) Unix Security Engineer
12 16 (9.25%) Web Engineer
13 15 (8.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 14 (8.09%) Python Developer
14 14 (8.09%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.64%) HTML
2 49 (28.32%) CSS
3 47 (27.17%) .NET
4 30 (17.34%) XML
5 27 (15.61%) JSON
6 22 (12.72%) jQuery
7 21 (12.14%) Ajax
8 20 (11.56%) AngularJS
8 20 (11.56%) HTML5
9 19 (10.98%) Web Services
10 16 (9.25%) CSS3
10 16 (9.25%) J2EE
11 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET
11 15 (8.67%) SOAP
12 14 (8.09%) .NET Framework
12 14 (8.09%) RESTful
13 11 (6.36%) REST
14 10 (5.78%) Spring
15 9 (5.20%) D3.js
16 8 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 49 (28.32%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.36%) Algorithms
4 9 (5.20%) N-Tier
5 8 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.62%) Visualisation
6 7 (4.05%) Digital Media
6 7 (4.05%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.31%) User Experience
9 2 (1.16%) Social Media
10 1 (0.58%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.58%) MPEG
10 1 (0.58%) Physics
10 1 (0.58%) STB
Operating Systems
1 65 (37.57%) Linux
2 38 (21.97%) Unix
3 32 (18.50%) Windows
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.58%) Android
7 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (29.48%) Scrum
3 44 (25.43%) TDD
4 38 (21.97%) OO
5 26 (15.03%) BDD
6 25 (14.45%) OOP
7 20 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (11.56%) Multithreading
7 20 (11.56%) Unit Testing
8 18 (10.40%) Data Management
8 18 (10.40%) SDLC
9 16 (9.25%) High Availability
9 16 (9.25%) Low Latency
9 16 (9.25%) MVC
10 15 (8.67%) Service Delivery
11 14 (8.09%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.09%) Web Development
12 13 (7.51%) Cross-Platform Development
12 13 (7.51%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (7.51%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 74 (42.77%) Java
2 63 (36.42%) JavaScript
3 62 (35.84%) C++
4 49 (28.32%) C#
5 35 (20.23%) Python
6 34 (19.65%) SQL
7 18 (10.40%) PHP
8 12 (6.94%) Ruby
9 11 (6.36%) T-SQL
10 9 (5.20%) C
10 9 (5.20%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.47%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.89%) VB
13 4 (2.31%) Ada
13 4 (2.31%) AspectJ
13 4 (2.31%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.16%) Perl
15 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 71 (41.04%) Degree
2 14 (8.09%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.05%) PhD
4 5 (2.89%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.73%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) SLA
2 6 (3.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.47%) HDFS
2 4 (2.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) Docker
3 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (2.31%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.16%) Ambari
4 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (15.03%) Oracle
2 14 (8.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.05%) VMware
4 5 (2.89%) HP
5 4 (2.31%) CA
5 4 (2.31%) EMC
5 4 (2.31%) Forcepoint
5 4 (2.31%) Informatica
6 3 (1.73%) Infovista
7 2 (1.16%) Adobe
8 1 (0.58%) Google
8 1 (0.58%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + stock + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + remote working
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago