The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 64 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.93% 0.49% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.51% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 23
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -34.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £24,600 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,200 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
620 586 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.27% 94.82% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 529 480 520
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Slough region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Slough

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) MySQL
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) PHP
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) Ajax
5 5 (45.45%) WCF
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Change Management
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) SDLC
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (18.18%) REST
8 2 (18.18%) LINQ

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) JasperReports
4 1 (9.09%) MaxDB
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Arquillian
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) DHTML
6 2 (18.18%) LAMP
6 2 (18.18%) LINQ
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) XSL
7 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 1 (9.09%) JMS
7 1 (9.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
1 3 (27.27%) SDLC
1 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Logistics
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
3 1 (9.09%) OWASP
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Actuate
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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