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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 46 44 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +35
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 94 129 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.22% 5.72% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 6.81% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 88 112 54
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £31,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1594 1895 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 88.56% 84.07% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1382 1309
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
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 27 July 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 106 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (47.34%) Degree
3 76 (40.43%) Java
4 71 (37.77%) C++
5 70 (37.23%) Linux
6 58 (30.85%) TDD
7 55 (29.26%) JavaScript
7 55 (29.26%) Scrum
8 52 (27.66%) .NET
8 52 (27.66%) OO
9 49 (26.06%) C#
10 48 (25.53%) HTML
10 48 (25.53%) OOP
10 48 (25.53%) Computer Science
11 47 (25.00%) SQL
12 44 (23.40%) SQL Server
12 44 (23.40%) Unix
13 38 (20.21%) CSS
14 37 (19.68%) Windows
14 37 (19.68%) BDD
15 31 (16.49%) Multithreading
16 29 (15.43%) Python
17 28 (14.89%) Web Services
18 25 (13.30%) High Availability
19 24 (12.77%) Low Latency
19 24 (12.77%) SDLC
19 24 (12.77%) Data Loss Prevention
19 24 (12.77%) Finance
20 23 (12.23%) XML
21 22 (11.70%) Continuous Integration

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 13 (6.91%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.19%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.66%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.66%) IIS
4 3 (1.60%) Confluence
5 2 (1.06%) Apache
5 2 (1.06%) nginx
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.53%) Tornado
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (9.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.60%) SaaS
3 2 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.06%) Route 53
3 2 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.53%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.17%) SMTP
2 16 (8.51%) Internet
3 7 (3.72%) HTTP
3 7 (3.72%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.19%) DNS
4 6 (3.19%) FTP
4 6 (3.19%) POP3
4 6 (3.19%) SSH
5 4 (2.13%) LDAP
6 2 (1.06%) Wireless
7 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.17%) Big Data
3 15 (7.98%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.85%) Hadoop
5 10 (5.32%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.26%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.19%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.19%) MySQL
7 6 (3.19%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.66%) HBase
8 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.66%) PowerCenter
8 5 (2.66%) Sqoop
9 4 (2.13%) GIS
10 2 (1.06%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.06%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (7.98%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.45%) Eclipse
2 14 (7.45%) JIRA
3 11 (5.85%) Maven
4 9 (4.79%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.19%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.13%) Subversion
6 4 (2.13%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.06%) Ant
7 2 (1.06%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.06%) FishEye
7 2 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.06%) Trac
8 1 (0.53%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.53%) JMeter
8 1 (0.53%) Selenium
8 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (12.77%) Finance
2 7 (3.72%) Electronics
2 7 (3.72%) Financial Institution
3 6 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.66%) Advertising
4 5 (2.66%) Banking
4 5 (2.66%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.13%) French Language
6 2 (1.06%) Military
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (53.19%) Software Engineer
2 80 (42.55%) Developer
3 43 (22.87%) Java Engineer
4 41 (21.81%) Java Software Engineer
5 36 (19.15%) C# Developer
5 36 (19.15%) Software Developer
6 35 (18.62%) C++ Software Engineer
7 31 (16.49%) C# Software Developer
7 31 (16.49%) Linux Engineer
8 28 (14.89%) Senior Software Engineer
9 26 (13.83%) Security Engineer
10 25 (13.30%) Web Engineer
11 24 (12.77%) Unix Engineer
11 24 (12.77%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 24 (12.77%) Unix Security Engineer
12 20 (10.64%) .NET Developer
13 19 (10.11%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (10.11%) Java Developer
14 16 (8.51%) Senior Java Engineer
15 15 (7.98%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (27.66%) .NET
2 48 (25.53%) HTML
3 38 (20.21%) CSS
4 28 (14.89%) Web Services
5 23 (12.23%) XML
6 22 (11.70%) .NET Framework
7 21 (11.17%) JSON
8 20 (10.64%) Node.js
9 19 (10.11%) AngularJS
10 18 (9.57%) J2EE
11 16 (8.51%) LAMP
12 15 (7.98%) Ajax
13 14 (7.45%) ASP.NET
13 14 (7.45%) jQuery
14 12 (6.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 11 (5.85%) STL
16 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (4.79%) D3.js
16 9 (4.79%) SOAP
17 8 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.45%) Algorithms
2 14 (7.45%) Data Structures
3 10 (5.32%) Visualisation
4 9 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.66%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.66%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.06%) Blog
9 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.06%) Social Media
9 2 (1.06%) User Experience
10 1 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.53%) Informatics
10 1 (0.53%) Life Science
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (37.23%) Linux
2 44 (23.40%) Unix
3 37 (19.68%) Windows
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (30.85%) TDD
3 55 (29.26%) Scrum
4 52 (27.66%) OO
5 48 (25.53%) OOP
6 37 (19.68%) BDD
7 31 (16.49%) Multithreading
8 25 (13.30%) High Availability
9 24 (12.77%) Data Loss Prevention
9 24 (12.77%) Low Latency
9 24 (12.77%) SDLC
10 22 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (11.17%) Unit Testing
12 20 (10.64%) OOD
13 18 (9.57%) Cross-Platform Development
14 17 (9.04%) MVC
15 16 (8.51%) Mentoring
16 15 (7.98%) Data Protection
17 14 (7.45%) Front End Development
17 14 (7.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.43%) Java
2 71 (37.77%) C++
3 55 (29.26%) JavaScript
4 49 (26.06%) C#
5 47 (25.00%) SQL
6 29 (15.43%) Python
7 16 (8.51%) PHP
8 15 (7.98%) T-SQL
9 12 (6.38%) Ruby
10 10 (5.32%) PL/SQL
10 10 (5.32%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.19%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.19%) VB
12 4 (2.13%) AspectJ
12 4 (2.13%) Perl
13 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.60%) VBScript
14 2 (1.06%) Apex Code
14 2 (1.06%) Groovy
14 2 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (47.34%) Degree
2 10 (5.32%) PhD
2 10 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) PMP
5 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) QA
2 6 (3.19%) SLA
3 3 (1.60%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.06%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (3.72%) HDFS
2 5 (2.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (4.26%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (4.26%) Puppet
2 7 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.19%) Ansible
4 2 (1.06%) Ambari
4 2 (1.06%) Graylog
4 2 (1.06%) Kibana
4 2 (1.06%) logstash
4 2 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (10.11%) Oracle
2 18 (9.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.72%) Zend
4 5 (2.66%) Informatica
5 4 (2.13%) VMware
6 3 (1.60%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) Google
8 1 (0.53%) Huawei
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