Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,912 1,566 1,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.60% 23.52% 19.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.78% 24.52% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,810 1,390 1,779
Berkshire median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 6,644 6,386 9,242
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 95.90% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,386 5,185 7,527
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,075
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 0 703 £47,500 +5.56% 99
Newbury 0 253 £45,000 +2.86% 27
Bracknell +1 171 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Maidenhead -9 146 £50,000 +3.09% 25
Slough -1 130 £40,000 -15.79% 35
Ascot 0 85 £47,500 -13.64% 4
Windsor +2 78 £49,000 -6.67% 11
Wokingham +2 77 £50,000 +42.86% 17
Thatcham +10 14 £35,000 +7.69%
Hungerford 0 13 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 1,021 (53.40%) JavaScript
2 894 (46.76%) HTML
3 856 (44.77%) CSS
4 725 (37.92%) .NET
5 718 (37.55%) C#
6 691 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
7 592 (30.96%) SQL
8 579 (30.28%) Java
9 511 (26.73%) SQL Server
10 498 (26.05%) MVC
11 459 (24.01%) ASP.NET
12 443 (23.17%) AngularJS
13 398 (20.82%) Git (software)
14 364 (19.04%) jQuery
15 314 (16.42%) Degree
16 303 (15.85%) ASP.NET MVC
17 286 (14.96%) Web Development
18 275 (14.38%) Front End Development
19 261 (13.65%) Microsoft
20 260 (13.60%) TDD
21 256 (13.39%) React
22 237 (12.40%) Node.js
23 232 (12.13%) HTML5
24 227 (11.87%) PHP
25 220 (11.51%) NoSQL
26 210 (10.98%) OO
27 208 (10.88%) Scrum
28 205 (10.72%) REST
29 203 (10.62%) Linux
30 202 (10.56%) Python

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
1 137 (7.17%) CMS
2 60 (3.14%) Tomcat
3 47 (2.46%) Umbraco
4 43 (2.25%) WordPress
5 42 (2.20%) Apache
6 32 (1.67%) EPiServer
7 30 (1.57%) Confluence
7 30 (1.57%) IIS
8 29 (1.52%) Drupal
8 29 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
9 26 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 24 (1.26%) WebLogic
11 16 (0.84%) nginx
12 14 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (0.73%) JBoss
12 14 (0.73%) SharePoint
13 13 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (0.47%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.31%) Anypoint
16 5 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 26 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 26 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 26 (1.36%) Photoshop
2 22 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (0.16%) InDesign
6 1 (0.052%) Maya
6 1 (0.052%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.052%) MotionBuilder
6 1 (0.052%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.94%) BusinessWare
2 18 (0.94%) NetSuite
3 17 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (0.47%) Magento
7 5 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.052%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.052%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.052%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.052%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.052%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 117 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.41%) SaaS
4 20 (1.05%) npm
5 19 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (0.73%) Google Analytics
7 9 (0.47%) NuGet
8 8 (0.42%) Boomi
8 8 (0.42%) PaaS
9 7 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.37%) Serverless
10 6 (0.31%) Firebase
11 5 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.26%) Force.com
12 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.16%) GitHub
14 2 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.14%) Internet
2 35 (1.83%) Intranet
3 19 (0.99%) Broadband
4 18 (0.94%) HTTP
5 17 (0.89%) SMS
6 15 (0.78%) Wireless
7 13 (0.68%) TCP/IP
8 12 (0.63%) SSH
9 11 (0.58%) Network Security
10 7 (0.37%) AMQP
11 5 (0.26%) Extranet
12 4 (0.21%) DNS
12 4 (0.21%) SSL
13 3 (0.16%) Firewall
13 3 (0.16%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.16%) PPP
13 3 (0.16%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.10%) Multicast
14 2 (0.10%) SMTP
14 2 (0.10%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 511 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 220 (11.51%) NoSQL
3 184 (9.62%) MySQL
4 126 (6.59%) Relational Database
5 86 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 81 (4.24%) MongoDB
7 79 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 65 (3.40%) Big Data
9 61 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
10 60 (3.14%) SQL Server 2016
11 49 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
11 49 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
12 46 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 43 (2.25%) RDBMS
14 36 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 30 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 28 (1.46%) HBase
17 22 (1.15%) Oracle Database
17 22 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
18 19 (0.99%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 398 (20.82%) Git (software)
2 109 (5.70%) Subversion
3 105 (5.49%) Visual Studio
4 104 (5.44%) Jenkins
5 73 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 63 (3.29%) Maven
7 60 (3.14%) Eclipse
8 49 (2.56%) JIRA
9 44 (2.30%) Selenium
10 27 (1.41%) gulp
11 26 (1.36%) Gradle
12 25 (1.31%) Bitbucket
13 23 (1.20%) Jasmine
14 20 (1.05%) SpecFlow
15 18 (0.94%) JUnit
16 17 (0.89%) IntelliJ
16 17 (0.89%) RSpec
16 17 (0.89%) Sublime Text
16 17 (0.89%) TextMate
17 15 (0.78%) webpack
General
1 202 (10.56%) Finance
2 113 (5.91%) Marketing
3 87 (4.55%) Retail
4 59 (3.09%) Games
5 57 (2.98%) Banking
6 45 (2.35%) Advertising
7 36 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 19 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.78%) Billing
10 13 (0.68%) Automotive
10 13 (0.68%) Legal
11 9 (0.47%) Back Office
12 8 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.26%) Arabic Language
13 5 (0.26%) Electronics
13 5 (0.26%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.21%) Law
15 3 (0.16%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 894 (46.76%) HTML
2 856 (44.77%) CSS
3 725 (37.92%) .NET
4 459 (24.01%) ASP.NET
5 443 (23.17%) AngularJS
6 364 (19.04%) jQuery
7 303 (15.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 256 (13.39%) React
9 237 (12.40%) Node.js
10 232 (12.13%) HTML5
11 205 (10.72%) REST
12 184 (9.62%) Spring
13 181 (9.47%) Web Services
14 178 (9.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 158 (8.26%) RESTful
16 154 (8.05%) CSS3
17 151 (7.90%) WCF
18 145 (7.58%) XML
19 143 (7.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 140 (7.32%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 164 (8.58%) Computer Science
2 144 (7.53%) User Experience
3 122 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
4 112 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
5 104 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
6 82 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
7 73 (3.82%) Fintech
8 71 (3.71%) Mobile App
9 41 (2.14%) Social Media
10 28 (1.46%) Mainframe
11 21 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 19 (0.99%) BBC
13 14 (0.73%) Algorithms
14 13 (0.68%) Driving Licence
15 12 (0.63%) Digital Media
15 12 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
16 11 (0.58%) Graphic Design
16 11 (0.58%) Robotics
17 9 (0.47%) Data Centre
18 8 (0.42%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 203 (10.62%) Linux
2 119 (6.22%) Windows
3 90 (4.71%) Android
4 70 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 45 (2.35%) Unix
6 43 (2.25%) AIX
7 40 (2.09%) Ubuntu
8 20 (1.05%) Mac OS
9 17 (0.89%) Debian
10 13 (0.68%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.42%) CentOS
12 6 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.052%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.052%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.052%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.052%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.052%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (26.05%) MVC
3 286 (14.96%) Web Development
4 275 (14.38%) Front End Development
5 260 (13.60%) TDD
6 210 (10.98%) OO
7 208 (10.88%) Scrum
8 201 (10.51%) Software Engineering
9 196 (10.25%) BDD
10 189 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
11 170 (8.89%) Mentoring
12 152 (7.95%) Unit Testing
13 140 (7.32%) SDLC
14 131 (6.85%) E-Commerce
15 127 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
16 113 (5.91%) Microservices
17 105 (5.49%) Web Application Development
18 93 (4.86%) Test Automation
19 92 (4.81%) ETL
20 85 (4.45%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1,021 (53.40%) JavaScript
2 718 (37.55%) C#
3 592 (30.96%) SQL
4 579 (30.28%) Java
5 227 (11.87%) PHP
6 202 (10.56%) Python
7 136 (7.11%) T-SQL
8 108 (5.65%) C++
9 98 (5.13%) Java 8
10 93 (4.86%) C
10 93 (4.86%) Ruby
11 67 (3.50%) TypeScript
12 33 (1.73%) Scala
13 30 (1.57%) Apple Swift
13 30 (1.57%) VB
14 29 (1.52%) Objective-C
15 24 (1.26%) VB.NET
16 23 (1.20%) Apex Code
16 23 (1.20%) R
17 21 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 314 (16.42%) Degree
2 97 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.26%) Master's Degree
4 9 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.47%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.31%) PhD
6 5 (0.26%) DBS Check
6 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.10%) ISEB
7 2 (0.10%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.052%) ACCA
8 1 (0.052%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.052%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.39%) QA
2 13 (0.68%) GDPR
3 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.052%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.052%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.052%) GAMP
4 1 (0.052%) GCP
4 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.052%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (2.88%) Docker
2 18 (0.94%) HDFS
3 16 (0.84%) vSphere
4 6 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.16%) Firmware
5 3 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.10%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.052%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 47 (2.46%) Ansible
2 18 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.78%) HAProxy
4 10 (0.52%) Puppet
5 8 (0.42%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.16%) Terraform
7 2 (0.10%) Kibana
8 1 (0.052%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.052%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.052%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 261 (13.65%) Microsoft
2 142 (7.43%) Oracle
3 82 (4.29%) Capita
4 49 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 47 (2.46%) Google
6 43 (2.25%) webMethods
6 43 (2.25%) Xamarin
7 38 (1.99%) Adobe
8 33 (1.73%) Sitecore
9 28 (1.46%) Facebook
10 27 (1.41%) SAP
11 24 (1.26%) Apple
12 19 (0.99%) IBM
12 19 (0.99%) RedPrairie
12 19 (0.99%) Sony
12 19 (0.99%) Yahoo!
13 18 (0.94%) Ab Initio
13 18 (0.94%) Vitria
14 14 (0.73%) Cadence
15 12 (0.63%) JD Edwards