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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 76 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 74 133 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.82% 5.17% 7.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 6.63% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 67 104 128
Average salary £50,000 £40,875 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.32% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,825 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
2075 2007 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.14% 78.00% 75.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1540 1262
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 November 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 65 (46.10%) Java
2 55 (39.01%) C#
3 50 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (28.37%) SQL
4 40 (28.37%) Web Services
5 39 (27.66%) .NET
5 39 (27.66%) JavaScript
6 36 (25.53%) Degree
7 34 (24.11%) OO
8 33 (23.40%) HTML
9 32 (22.70%) C++
9 32 (22.70%) MVC
10 31 (21.99%) UML
11 30 (21.28%) Linux
11 30 (21.28%) SQL Server
12 28 (19.86%) ASP.NET
12 28 (19.86%) CSS
12 28 (19.86%) Spring
13 26 (18.44%) Finance
14 25 (17.73%) MS Excel
15 23 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (15.60%) Ajax
16 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
16 22 (15.60%) Visual Studio
17 21 (14.89%) Telecoms
17 21 (14.89%) jQuery
18 20 (14.18%) Perl
18 20 (14.18%) OOD
18 20 (14.18%) Python
18 20 (14.18%) Windows

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 11 (7.80%) IIS
2 10 (7.09%) Node.js
3 9 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.96%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.96%) Drupal
5 6 (4.26%) Apache
6 5 (3.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.13%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (2.13%) CMS
8 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (17.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.42%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) LDAP
2 6 (4.26%) HTTP
3 5 (3.55%) ATM
3 5 (3.55%) Internet
4 4 (2.84%) Broadband
5 3 (2.13%) SMTP
6 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.42%) VPN
6 2 (1.42%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.42%) RTP
6 2 (1.42%) RTSP
6 2 (1.42%) Network Security
7 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.51%) MySQL
3 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.42%) Big Data
6 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.71%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 22 (15.60%) Visual Studio
2 13 (9.22%) Eclipse
2 13 (9.22%) Subversion
3 7 (4.96%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.96%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.26%) Maven
5 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (2.13%) NuGet
6 3 (2.13%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.42%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.42%) RequisitePro
7 2 (1.42%) ClearQuest
7 2 (1.42%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.71%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.71%) JBehave
8 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 26 (18.44%) Finance
2 21 (14.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.80%) Banking
4 5 (3.55%) French Language
5 3 (2.13%) Avionics
5 3 (2.13%) Marketing
5 3 (2.13%) Electronics
5 3 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.42%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.42%) Military
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (53.19%) Software Engineer
2 62 (43.97%) Developer
3 28 (19.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 23 (16.31%) Programmer
5 18 (12.77%) Software Developer
6 17 (12.06%) Senior Developer
6 17 (12.06%) Java Developer
7 15 (10.64%) C# Developer
7 15 (10.64%) Java Software Engineer
7 15 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (9.22%) Web Developer
9 11 (7.80%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.80%) PHP Developer
9 11 (7.80%) PHP Programmer
10 9 (6.38%) Software Programmer
10 9 (6.38%) Principal Engineer
11 8 (5.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.96%) Web Programmer
12 7 (4.96%) Principal Software Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.37%) Web Services
2 39 (27.66%) .NET
3 33 (23.40%) HTML
4 28 (19.86%) ASP.NET
4 28 (19.86%) CSS
4 28 (19.86%) Spring
5 22 (15.60%) Ajax
6 21 (14.89%) jQuery
7 20 (14.18%) HTML5
8 17 (12.06%) RESTful
8 17 (12.06%) XML
9 16 (11.35%) J2EE
10 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (9.22%) .NET Framework
12 12 (8.51%) LAMP
12 12 (8.51%) Servlets
13 11 (7.80%) JDBC
13 11 (7.80%) Struts
13 11 (7.80%) WCF
13 11 (7.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Open Source
2 13 (9.22%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.38%) Client/Server
5 8 (5.67%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.96%) iPhone
7 5 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.84%) User Experience
8 4 (2.84%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (2.13%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.13%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.13%) Physics
10 2 (1.42%) Statistics
10 2 (1.42%) Cybernetics
10 2 (1.42%) Streaming Video
10 2 (1.42%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.28%) Linux
2 20 (14.18%) Windows
3 10 (7.09%) UNIX
4 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.96%) Debian
5 7 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.84%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.42%) Android
7 2 (1.42%) SUSE
7 2 (1.42%) AIX
7 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.11%) OO
3 32 (22.70%) MVC
4 31 (21.99%) UML
5 23 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (14.18%) OOD
7 19 (13.48%) Multithreading
8 18 (12.77%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.93%) System Testing
9 14 (9.93%) Scrum
10 11 (7.80%) Integration Testing
10 11 (7.80%) Web Application Development
11 9 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
12 8 (5.67%) TDD
12 8 (5.67%) iOS Development
12 8 (5.67%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.96%) Low Latency
13 7 (4.96%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (4.96%) SOA
13 7 (4.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 65 (46.10%) Java
2 55 (39.01%) C#
3 40 (28.37%) SQL
4 39 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 32 (22.70%) C++
6 20 (14.18%) Python
6 20 (14.18%) Perl
7 19 (13.48%) PHP
8 18 (12.77%) C
9 8 (5.67%) Ruby
10 7 (4.96%) Objective-C
10 7 (4.96%) PHP5
11 5 (3.55%) AspectJ
12 4 (2.84%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.13%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.13%) VBScript
13 3 (2.13%) XPath
14 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.71%) Ada
Qualifications
1 36 (25.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.42%) PhD
3 1 (0.71%) PMP
3 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle
3 9 (6.38%) Telerik
3 9 (6.38%) DevExpress
4 7 (4.96%) IBM
4 7 (4.96%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.84%) Remedy
5 4 (2.84%) Informatica
6 3 (2.13%) QNX
6 3 (2.13%) EPiServer
6 3 (2.13%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.71%) BT
7 1 (0.71%) Nokia
7 1 (0.71%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Many benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
hibu
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 21 days ago