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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 50 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.43% 2.13% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.21% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £21,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £53,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
470 589 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.33% 96.72% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 411 502 491
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Slough

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) OO
3 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) XML
4 12 (63.16%) Subversion
4 12 (63.16%) Ajax
5 11 (57.89%) Degree
5 11 (57.89%) jQuery
5 11 (57.89%) Web Services
5 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (52.63%) MVC
6 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
7 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
7 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
8 8 (42.11%) OOD
8 8 (42.11%) Infragistics
8 8 (42.11%) Workflow
8 8 (42.11%) XSL
8 8 (42.11%) IIS
8 8 (42.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
8 8 (42.11%) JSON
8 8 (42.11%) Document Management
8 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (42.11%) Telerik

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (42.11%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.26%) Liferay
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) 4G
2 1 (5.26%) Broadband
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) OLTP
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Subversion
2 8 (42.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (21.05%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) Hudson
5 1 (5.26%) Gradle
5 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
5 1 (5.26%) EasyMock
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) HTML
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 12 (63.16%) XML
3 12 (63.16%) Ajax
4 11 (57.89%) Web Services
4 11 (57.89%) jQuery
5 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
6 8 (42.11%) JSON
6 8 (42.11%) XSL
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 3 (15.79%) XSLT
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5
9 2 (10.53%) CSS3
9 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
9 2 (10.53%) Spring
9 2 (10.53%) Struts
9 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP
10 1 (5.26%) J2EE
10 1 (5.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) RIA
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) OO
2 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) Workflow
3 8 (42.11%) OOD
3 8 (42.11%) Document Management
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Infragistics
2 8 (42.11%) Telerik
2 8 (42.11%) DevExpress
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (5.26%) Zend
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago