Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,165 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,443 1,730 1,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 23.89% 26.82% 20.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.19% 28.06% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,340 1,629 1,631
Berkshire median annual salary £50,165 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.48% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5,728 6,166 8,181
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.60% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,567 4,956 6,416
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Berkshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Developer in Berkshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Berkshire

Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 573 £50,000 +11.11% 102
Bracknell +1 227 £57,500 +4.55% 33
Newbury -1 177 £50,000 +16.28% 18
Maidenhead -9 146 £45,000 -5.26% 25
Slough -21 80 £53,750 +26.47% 21
Wokingham +2 46 £55,000 +29.41% 20
Windsor +1 21 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Ascot -2 9 £42,500 -10.53%
Hungerford -2 5 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 805 (55.79%) JavaScript
2 576 (39.92%) HTML
2 576 (39.92%) CSS
3 565 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
4 530 (36.73%) .NET
5 494 (34.23%) C#
6 482 (33.40%) SQL Server
7 459 (31.81%) SQL
8 435 (30.15%) Java
9 368 (25.50%) AngularJS
10 285 (19.75%) MVC
11 282 (19.54%) ASP.NET
12 277 (19.20%) jQuery
13 268 (18.57%) Microsoft
14 259 (17.95%) Scrum
15 251 (17.39%) TDD
16 248 (17.19%) Git (software)
17 224 (15.52%) Web Development
18 208 (14.41%) Degree
19 202 (14.00%) HTML5
20 201 (13.93%) React
21 196 (13.58%) Spring
22 187 (12.96%) Software Engineering
23 181 (12.54%) Microservices
24 180 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
24 180 (12.47%) PHP
24 180 (12.47%) Web Services
25 165 (11.43%) Front End Development
26 162 (11.23%) BDD
27 160 (11.09%) Node.js

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 52 (3.60%) IIS
2 51 (3.53%) Tomcat
3 47 (3.26%) CMS
4 44 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (2.29%) Umbraco
6 24 (1.66%) SharePoint
7 23 (1.59%) WordPress
8 19 (1.32%) Apache Solr
8 19 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
9 17 (1.18%) Drupal
10 15 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
11 14 (0.97%) Apache
12 13 (0.90%) Confluence
12 13 (0.90%) nginx
13 10 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.55%) Apache Pig
14 8 (0.55%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.49%) Anypoint
15 7 (0.49%) Mule
15 7 (0.49%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 18 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.14%) SPSS
5 2 (0.14%) Stata
6 1 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.069%) Maya
6 1 (0.069%) MotionBuilder
Business Applications
1 19 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 19 (1.32%) Magento
2 15 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Payroll
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.35%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.28%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.28%) Scribe Insight
9 1 (0.069%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.069%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 180 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (8.32%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (3.40%) SaaS
4 35 (2.43%) GitHub
5 30 (2.08%) Serverless
6 26 (1.80%) npm
6 26 (1.80%) PaaS
7 12 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (0.69%) Office 365
9 9 (0.62%) Azure Functions
9 9 (0.62%) Firebase
9 9 (0.62%) IaaS
10 8 (0.55%) iPaaS
11 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.28%) Scribe Online
13 4 (0.28%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.59%) Internet
2 16 (1.11%) HTTP
3 11 (0.76%) SSH
4 6 (0.42%) Intranet
5 5 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.28%) Broadband
6 4 (0.28%) Wireless
7 3 (0.21%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.14%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.14%) Network Security
8 2 (0.14%) SMS
9 1 (0.069%) AMQP
9 1 (0.069%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.069%) Modbus
9 1 (0.069%) Skype
9 1 (0.069%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (33.40%) SQL Server
2 131 (9.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 129 (8.94%) Relational Database
4 125 (8.66%) MySQL
5 124 (8.59%) NoSQL
6 108 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 84 (5.82%) MongoDB
8 76 (5.27%) PostgreSQL
9 70 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
10 65 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 61 (4.23%) RDBMS
12 56 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 52 (3.60%) Big Data
14 49 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 40 (2.77%) Power BI
16 34 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 28 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
18 20 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
19 18 (1.25%) CouchDB
20 15 (1.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 248 (17.19%) Git (software)
2 96 (6.65%) Jenkins
3 80 (5.54%) Maven
4 79 (5.47%) Eclipse
5 76 (5.27%) Visual Studio
6 64 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 55 (3.81%) Subversion
8 47 (3.26%) IntelliJ
9 46 (3.19%) webpack
10 44 (3.05%) JIRA
11 29 (2.01%) JUnit
12 26 (1.80%) Gradle
12 26 (1.80%) Selenium
13 25 (1.73%) gulp
14 19 (1.32%) Mocha
15 17 (1.18%) Jasmine
16 14 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
17 13 (0.90%) Cucumber
17 13 (0.90%) Mockito
18 11 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 90 (6.24%) Finance
2 34 (2.36%) Retail
3 31 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 24 (1.66%) Games
4 24 (1.66%) Marketing
5 23 (1.59%) Automotive
5 23 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.25%) Banking
7 17 (1.18%) Electronics
8 16 (1.11%) Advertising
9 12 (0.83%) Legal
10 10 (0.69%) Back Office
11 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.14%) Publishing
12 1 (0.069%) Billing
12 1 (0.069%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.069%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 576 (39.92%) CSS
1 576 (39.92%) HTML
2 530 (36.73%) .NET
3 368 (25.50%) AngularJS
4 282 (19.54%) ASP.NET
5 277 (19.20%) jQuery
6 202 (14.00%) HTML5
7 201 (13.93%) React
8 196 (13.58%) Spring
9 180 (12.47%) Web Services
10 160 (11.09%) Node.js
11 144 (9.98%) CSS3
12 134 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 134 (9.29%) REST
13 126 (8.73%) .NET Framework
14 104 (7.21%) XML
15 103 (7.14%) RESTful
16 97 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web API
17 93 (6.44%) Ajax
18 83 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 93 (6.44%) User Experience
2 88 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
4 59 (4.09%) Greenfield Project
5 56 (3.88%) Mobile App
6 47 (3.26%) Fintech
7 42 (2.91%) Algorithms
8 40 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
9 39 (2.70%) Driving Licence
10 25 (1.73%) Social Media
11 20 (1.39%) Robotics
12 17 (1.18%) Data Structures
12 17 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
13 13 (0.90%) NHS
14 12 (0.83%) Client/Server
15 11 (0.76%) Graphic Design
16 8 (0.55%) RIA
17 7 (0.49%) N-Tier
18 6 (0.42%) Life Science
18 6 (0.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 126 (8.73%) Linux
2 106 (7.35%) Windows
3 74 (5.13%) Unix
4 63 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 52 (3.60%) Android
6 16 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.90%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.42%) AIX
9 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 4 (0.28%) CentOS
10 4 (0.28%) Debian
11 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 565 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (19.75%) MVC
3 259 (17.95%) Scrum
4 251 (17.39%) TDD
5 224 (15.52%) Web Development
6 187 (12.96%) Software Engineering
7 181 (12.54%) Microservices
8 165 (11.43%) Front End Development
9 162 (11.23%) BDD
10 128 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
11 120 (8.32%) OO
12 114 (7.90%) Problem-Solving
13 113 (7.83%) Computer Science
14 110 (7.62%) Mentoring
15 92 (6.38%) E-Commerce
16 89 (6.17%) Test Automation
17 80 (5.54%) SDLC
18 78 (5.41%) Unit Testing
19 76 (5.27%) Analytics
20 75 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 805 (55.79%) JavaScript
2 494 (34.23%) C#
3 459 (31.81%) SQL
4 435 (30.15%) Java
5 180 (12.47%) PHP
6 151 (10.46%) Python
7 124 (8.59%) T-SQL
8 102 (7.07%) Java 8
9 84 (5.82%) TypeScript
10 52 (3.60%) C++
10 52 (3.60%) VB.NET
11 45 (3.12%) C
12 35 (2.43%) PL/SQL
13 27 (1.87%) ES6
13 27 (1.87%) Ruby
14 25 (1.73%) Go
15 18 (1.25%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.25%) VB
16 17 (1.18%) Objective-C
17 16 (1.11%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 208 (14.41%) Degree
2 64 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.42%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.069%) ISEB
8 1 (0.069%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.069%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.71%) QA
2 28 (1.94%) ISO 9001
2 28 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.11%) ISO 14001
5 14 (0.97%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.42%) WAI
7 5 (0.35%) GAMP
8 4 (0.28%) PSD2
9 2 (0.14%) SLA
9 2 (0.14%) WCAG
10 1 (0.069%) GDPR
System Software
1 56 (3.88%) Docker
2 13 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.49%) HDFS
3 7 (0.49%) vSphere
4 5 (0.35%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.28%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.21%) Firmware
7 1 (0.069%) zsh
Systems Management
1 37 (2.56%) Ansible
2 22 (1.52%) Kibana
3 19 (1.32%) Kubernetes
4 17 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.55%) HAProxy
6 7 (0.49%) CloudHub
7 5 (0.35%) Terraform
8 4 (0.28%) Oozie
8 4 (0.28%) Rundeck
9 3 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.21%) logstash
9 3 (0.21%) Puppet
10 2 (0.14%) Grafana
10 2 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.069%) Marathon
11 1 (0.069%) Mesos
11 1 (0.069%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 268 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 124 (8.59%) Oracle
3 20 (1.39%) Google
3 20 (1.39%) Xamarin
4 18 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (1.25%) Sitecore
5 17 (1.18%) SAP
5 17 (1.18%) Tableau
6 11 (0.76%) Adobe
6 11 (0.76%) Telerik
7 7 (0.49%) Automation Anywhere
7 7 (0.49%) MuleSoft
7 7 (0.49%) ServiceNow
7 7 (0.49%) UiPath
8 6 (0.42%) Blue Prism
8 6 (0.42%) webMethods
9 5 (0.35%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.35%) Cadence
9 5 (0.35%) Cloudera
9 5 (0.35%) Hortonworks