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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 45 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 130 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.72% 2.81% 3.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 3.72% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 125 57 73
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1842 1745 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.00% 75.41% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1247 1155
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 122 (46.74%) C#
2 121 (46.36%) Java
3 114 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (42.91%) .NET
5 105 (40.23%) SQL
6 101 (38.70%) JavaScript
7 87 (33.33%) Degree
8 74 (28.35%) MVC
9 69 (26.44%) ASP.NET
9 69 (26.44%) Linux
10 61 (23.37%) Web Services
11 60 (22.99%) HTML
12 51 (19.54%) Microsoft
13 50 (19.16%) OO
14 49 (18.77%) SQL Server
15 48 (18.39%) CSS
16 46 (17.62%) Computer Science
17 44 (16.86%) XML
18 43 (16.48%) UNIX
18 43 (16.48%) jQuery
18 43 (16.48%) Open Source
19 41 (15.71%) Oracle
20 40 (15.33%) Spring
20 40 (15.33%) System Testing
21 38 (14.56%) Ajax
21 38 (14.56%) PHP
22 37 (14.18%) TDD
23 36 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
23 36 (13.79%) Git (software)
23 36 (13.79%) Relational Database

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 30 (11.49%) Tomcat
2 25 (9.58%) WebSphere
3 23 (8.81%) JBoss
4 17 (6.51%) WebLogic
5 13 (4.98%) Apache
5 13 (4.98%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.45%) Node.js
7 6 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.77%) IIS
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
9 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.21%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.96%) SaaS
2 15 (5.75%) Google App Engine
2 15 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (1.92%) GitHub
4 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.38%) Taleo
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.75%) LDAP
2 8 (3.07%) HTTP
3 7 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.68%) Firewall
4 6 (2.30%) NAS
4 6 (2.30%) SAN
5 2 (0.77%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) VPN
6 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.77%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 35 (13.41%) MySQL
4 19 (7.28%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.21%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.30%) DB2
9 5 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.92%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.53%) Big Data
10 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.15%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.77%) RavenDB
12 2 (0.77%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 36 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.34%) Maven
3 22 (8.43%) Visual Studio
4 20 (7.66%) Subversion
5 19 (7.28%) Selenium
6 18 (6.90%) JIRA
7 16 (6.13%) Ant
8 15 (5.75%) JUnit
9 14 (5.36%) Eclipse
10 9 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (3.07%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.30%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (1.92%) ClearQuest
13 5 (1.92%) ClearCase
14 4 (1.53%) Bitbucket
14 4 (1.53%) JBehave
15 3 (1.15%) RequisitePro
15 3 (1.15%) Rational Rose
General
1 18 (6.90%) Advertising
2 15 (5.75%) Aerospace
3 12 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.83%) Finance
5 5 (1.92%) French Language
6 4 (1.53%) Automotive
7 3 (1.15%) Marketing
8 2 (0.77%) Avionics
8 2 (0.77%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Military
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 142 (54.41%) Developer
2 130 (49.81%) Software Engineer
3 44 (16.86%) .NET Developer
3 44 (16.86%) Software Developer
4 43 (16.48%) C# Developer
5 41 (15.71%) Java Developer
6 38 (14.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (14.18%) Senior Software Engineer
8 31 (11.88%) Java Software Engineer
9 25 (9.58%) C# Programmer
9 25 (9.58%) Programmer
10 22 (8.43%) Senior Developer
11 21 (8.05%) C# Software Engineer
12 19 (7.28%) Software Programmer
13 18 (6.90%) .NET Programmer
13 18 (6.90%) .NET Software Engineer
14 17 (6.51%) Architect
14 17 (6.51%) Web Developer
15 16 (6.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (5.75%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (42.91%) .NET
2 69 (26.44%) ASP.NET
3 61 (23.37%) Web Services
4 60 (22.99%) HTML
5 48 (18.39%) CSS
6 44 (16.86%) XML
7 43 (16.48%) jQuery
8 40 (15.33%) Spring
9 38 (14.56%) Ajax
10 36 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (12.26%) AngularJS
12 31 (11.88%) HTML5
13 29 (11.11%) WPF
14 25 (9.58%) Struts
15 22 (8.43%) JSON
16 21 (8.05%) J2EE
16 21 (8.05%) CSS3
17 20 (7.66%) WCF
18 19 (7.28%) Servlets
19 18 (6.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.62%) Computer Science
2 43 (16.48%) Open Source
3 35 (13.41%) Mobile App
4 21 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (6.51%) Social Media
6 12 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.83%) User Experience
8 6 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (2.30%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.53%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.53%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.53%) Physics
9 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.15%) Graphic Design
10 3 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.77%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.77%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.38%) DTV
12 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.44%) Linux
2 43 (16.48%) UNIX
3 30 (11.49%) Windows
4 6 (2.30%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.30%) Android
5 4 (1.53%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.15%) AIX
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.77%) Solaris
7 2 (0.77%) VMS
8 1 (0.38%) SUSE
8 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (28.35%) MVC
3 50 (19.16%) OO
4 40 (15.33%) System Testing
5 37 (14.18%) TDD
6 35 (13.41%) OOP
7 33 (12.64%) Web Development
7 33 (12.64%) Unit Testing
7 33 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (12.26%) Web Application Development
9 30 (11.49%) SOA
10 27 (10.34%) Scrum
11 21 (8.05%) Software Architecture
12 20 (7.66%) Multithreading
13 19 (7.28%) Validation
13 19 (7.28%) Mobile Development
14 18 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (6.51%) Test Automation
16 16 (6.13%) Waterfall
17 14 (5.36%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 122 (46.74%) C#
2 121 (46.36%) Java
3 105 (40.23%) SQL
4 101 (38.70%) JavaScript
5 38 (14.56%) PHP
6 34 (13.03%) C++
7 32 (12.26%) T-SQL
8 31 (11.88%) Python
9 21 (8.05%) Ruby
9 21 (8.05%) Perl
10 20 (7.66%) Shell Script
11 14 (5.36%) VB
12 13 (4.98%) C
13 6 (2.30%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.30%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.92%) AspectJ
15 4 (1.53%) Groovy
15 4 (1.53%) XPath
15 4 (1.53%) VBScript
16 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 87 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.68%) PhD
4 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.68%) Firmware
2 6 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.53%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.38%) XenServer
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (5.75%) Puppet
2 6 (2.30%) OpenAM
3 5 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.53%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.71%) Oracle
3 15 (5.75%) Google
3 15 (5.75%) Telerik
4 11 (4.21%) DevExpress
5 7 (2.68%) BT
6 6 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.92%) IBM
7 5 (1.92%) Genesys
8 4 (1.53%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.38%) Sun
10 1 (0.38%) Websense
10 1 (0.38%) SAP
10 1 (0.38%) Cognos
10 1 (0.38%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.38%) VMware
10 1 (0.38%) ATG
10 1 (0.38%) Ektron
10 1 (0.38%) Twitter
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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RecruitmentRevolution com
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Salary: Home Working
Posted: 5 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 5 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: competitive
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