Period
to 20 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,555 1,642 1,526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.05% 25.08% 23.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.33% 26.11% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,398 1,543 1,350
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 5,488 6,288 6,113
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 96.03% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,447 5,074 4,917
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% -2.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 -1 565 £50,000 - 85
Bracknell 0 299 £57,500 +4.55% 22
Newbury 0 183 £45,000 -5.26% 28
Maidenhead +16 149 £50,000 -4.76% 26
Slough +2 126 £55,000 +29.41% 24
Wokingham +5 94 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Ascot -1 28 £50,000 - 3
Windsor -2 12 £51,250 +4.59% 6
Hungerford +1 8 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Thatcham -3 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Crowthorne +2 3 £47,500 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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.

1 777 (49.97%) JavaScript
2 515 (33.12%) Java
3 496 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
4 481 (30.93%) C#
5 479 (30.80%) .NET
6 470 (30.23%) SQL
7 458 (29.45%) HTML
8 440 (28.30%) CSS
9 332 (21.35%) SQL Server
10 312 (20.06%) AngularJS
11 284 (18.26%) Git (software)
12 264 (16.98%) ASP.NET
13 254 (16.33%) Spring
14 252 (16.21%) jQuery
15 248 (15.95%) MVC
16 242 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
17 225 (14.47%) React
18 207 (13.31%) Degree
19 199 (12.80%) TDD
20 193 (12.41%) Python
21 190 (12.22%) Linux
22 181 (11.64%) Microservices
23 177 (11.38%) HTML5
24 174 (11.19%) Software Engineering
25 173 (11.13%) Scrum
25 173 (11.13%) Front End Development
26 166 (10.68%) Web Services
27 165 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
28 163 (10.48%) Jenkins
29 162 (10.42%) PHP

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 75 (4.82%) Tomcat
2 54 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
4 31 (1.99%) CMS
5 30 (1.93%) Confluence
6 26 (1.67%) CICS
7 25 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 23 (1.48%) IIS
9 22 (1.41%) Drupal
9 22 (1.41%) JBoss
10 16 (1.03%) Apache
11 15 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (0.96%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.71%) SharePoint
13 10 (0.64%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.64%) WordPress
14 9 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.51%) IBM Domino
15 8 (0.51%) IBM Notes
15 8 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 19 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.96%) Adobe XD
4 11 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.19%) Sketch
7 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.064%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 26 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 23 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.58%) Magento
7 7 (0.45%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.45%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.45%) SAP FSCM
7 7 (0.45%) SAP HR
7 7 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
8 5 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.26%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 242 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 150 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
3 111 (7.14%) SaaS
4 38 (2.44%) GitHub
5 33 (2.12%) npm
6 32 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 26 (1.67%) Heroku
7 26 (1.67%) Power Platform
8 25 (1.61%) Serverless
9 22 (1.41%) PaaS
10 16 (1.03%) Slack
11 11 (0.71%) Apigee
12 9 (0.58%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 9 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 8 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.51%) Force.com
13 8 (0.51%) Google Docs
14 7 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
15 6 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.39%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.86%) HTTP
2 7 (0.45%) Internet
3 5 (0.32%) SSL
3 5 (0.32%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.26%) AMQP
5 3 (0.19%) Network Security
5 3 (0.19%) SSH
5 3 (0.19%) VoIP
5 3 (0.19%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.13%) DAB
6 2 (0.13%) DHCP
6 2 (0.13%) IGMP
6 2 (0.13%) Q.931
6 2 (0.13%) RTCP
6 2 (0.13%) RTP
6 2 (0.13%) Skype
6 2 (0.13%) SNMP
6 2 (0.13%) VLAN
7 1 (0.064%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.064%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 125 (8.04%) MySQL
3 96 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
4 91 (5.85%) NoSQL
5 88 (5.66%) MongoDB
6 57 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (2.70%) DB2
10 39 (2.51%) Relational Database
11 33 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
12 29 (1.86%) Redis
13 27 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (1.67%) Power BI
15 25 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 21 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
16 21 (1.35%) Big Data
17 19 (1.22%) Cosmos DB
18 18 (1.16%) Oracle Database
18 18 (1.16%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 284 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 163 (10.48%) Jenkins
3 118 (7.59%) JIRA
4 66 (4.24%) Maven
5 51 (3.28%) Subversion
6 46 (2.96%) Selenium
7 43 (2.77%) webpack
8 40 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (2.25%) Eclipse
10 33 (2.12%) Cucumber
11 30 (1.93%) Visual Studio
12 27 (1.74%) Bitbucket
12 27 (1.74%) Jasmine
13 25 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
14 21 (1.35%) GitLab
15 20 (1.29%) Android Studio
15 20 (1.29%) Grunt
15 20 (1.29%) gulp
16 19 (1.22%) Mocha
16 19 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 122 (7.85%) Finance
2 79 (5.08%) Retail
3 51 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 47 (3.02%) Marketing
5 46 (2.96%) Public Sector
6 41 (2.64%) Manufacturing
7 29 (1.86%) Electronics
8 14 (0.90%) Games
9 12 (0.77%) Publishing
10 9 (0.58%) Local Government
11 8 (0.51%) Housing Association
12 5 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.26%) Automotive
13 4 (0.26%) Back Office
13 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.19%) Banking
14 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.13%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.064%) Advertising
16 1 (0.064%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (30.80%) .NET
2 458 (29.45%) HTML
3 440 (28.30%) CSS
4 312 (20.06%) AngularJS
5 264 (16.98%) ASP.NET
6 254 (16.33%) Spring
7 252 (16.21%) jQuery
8 225 (14.47%) React
9 177 (11.38%) HTML5
10 166 (10.68%) Web Services
11 154 (9.90%) Node.js
12 151 (9.71%) REST
13 136 (8.75%) CSS3
14 122 (7.85%) .NET Framework
15 117 (7.52%) RESTful
16 109 (7.01%) SOAP
17 104 (6.69%) JSON
18 103 (6.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 100 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 98 (6.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (6.30%) Greenfield Project
3 81 (5.21%) User Experience
4 56 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 51 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
6 40 (2.57%) iPad
7 37 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (2.25%) Mainframe
9 27 (1.74%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.09%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
11 16 (1.03%) Robotics
12 15 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 15 (0.96%) Private Cloud
13 14 (0.90%) Management Information System
13 14 (0.90%) Public Cloud
14 13 (0.84%) FMCG
15 12 (0.77%) Smartphone
16 11 (0.71%) VSAM
17 10 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 190 (12.22%) Linux
2 65 (4.18%) Android
2 65 (4.18%) Windows
3 61 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 43 (2.77%) Unix
5 26 (1.67%) MVS
6 15 (0.96%) AIX
7 10 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.64%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.32%) VMS
9 3 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.19%) uClinux
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.064%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (15.95%) MVC
3 199 (12.80%) TDD
4 181 (11.64%) Microservices
5 174 (11.19%) Software Engineering
6 173 (11.13%) Front End Development
6 173 (11.13%) Scrum
7 165 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
8 150 (9.65%) DevOps
9 147 (9.45%) OO
10 136 (8.75%) Computer Science
11 124 (7.97%) Mentoring
12 117 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
13 116 (7.46%) Web Development
14 93 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
15 92 (5.92%) Unit Testing
16 89 (5.72%) Mathematics
17 86 (5.53%) E-Commerce
17 86 (5.53%) OOP
18 82 (5.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 777 (49.97%) JavaScript
2 515 (33.12%) Java
3 481 (30.93%) C#
4 470 (30.23%) SQL
5 193 (12.41%) Python
6 162 (10.42%) PHP
7 102 (6.56%) Java 8
8 87 (5.59%) TypeScript
9 56 (3.60%) PL/SQL
10 55 (3.54%) T-SQL
11 52 (3.34%) C++
12 46 (2.96%) ES6
13 43 (2.77%) VB.NET
14 38 (2.44%) Scala
15 35 (2.25%) Objective-C
16 27 (1.74%) Kotlin
17 26 (1.67%) Apex Code
17 26 (1.67%) COBOL
17 26 (1.67%) JCL
18 25 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 207 (13.31%) Degree
2 89 (5.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.32%) PhD
9 4 (0.26%) MCITP
10 3 (0.19%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.13%) CCAB
12 1 (0.064%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.064%) ISEB
12 1 (0.064%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.064%) MCP
12 1 (0.064%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.64%) QA
2 9 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.32%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.064%) PSD2
System Software
1 133 (8.55%) Docker
2 9 (0.58%) vCloud
3 8 (0.51%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 5 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.064%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 81 (5.21%) Kubernetes
2 26 (1.67%) Puppet
3 25 (1.61%) Ansible
4 14 (0.90%) Terraform
5 13 (0.84%) HP ALM
6 9 (0.58%) vCenter Server
7 6 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.39%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (0.32%) logstash
9 4 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.26%) Rancher
Vendors
1 152 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 144 (9.26%) Oracle
3 57 (3.67%) SAP
4 39 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
5 36 (2.32%) Google
6 32 (2.06%) Xamarin
7 31 (1.99%) IBM
8 22 (1.41%) ServiceNow
9 20 (1.29%) Sitecore
10 13 (0.84%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 13 (0.84%) Tableau
11 12 (0.77%) Telerik
12 11 (0.71%) Sage
13 10 (0.64%) MuleSoft
13 10 (0.64%) VMware
14 9 (0.58%) AppDynamics
14 9 (0.58%) hybris
14 9 (0.58%) Zend
15 8 (0.51%) Lotus
16 6 (0.39%) Adobe