Period
to 20 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 April 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,462 1,973 1,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.87% 27.99% 22.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.22% 29.19% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,356 1,843 1,431
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,300 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
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 5,372 6,760 6,820
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 95.89% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4,433 5,439 5,459
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,200 £73,750 £75,000
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 20 April 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 April 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 0 498 £50,000 +11.11% 119
Bracknell 0 255 £57,500 +4.55% 53
Newbury -1 176 £42,500 -5.56% 29
Maidenhead +2 139 £50,000 - 22
Wokingham 0 119 £60,000 +20.00% 15
Slough -7 97 £58,000 +45.00% 25
Windsor 0 14 £52,500 +6.06% 10
Hungerford +1 12 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Ascot -4 4 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Thatcham -4 2 £40,000 +29.03%
Crowthorne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 778 (53.21%) JavaScript
2 529 (36.18%) CSS
3 522 (35.70%) HTML
4 495 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
5 489 (33.45%) .NET
6 471 (32.22%) Java
7 464 (31.74%) C#
8 432 (29.55%) SQL
9 393 (26.88%) SQL Server
10 298 (20.38%) AngularJS
11 292 (19.97%) ASP.NET
12 267 (18.26%) MVC
12 267 (18.26%) Git (software)
13 265 (18.13%) jQuery
14 231 (15.80%) Spring
14 231 (15.80%) Microsoft Azure
15 200 (13.68%) React
16 199 (13.61%) Microsoft
17 198 (13.54%) Degree
18 193 (13.20%) Scrum
19 184 (12.59%) TDD
20 178 (12.18%) HTML5
21 177 (12.11%) Web Services
22 174 (11.90%) Web Development
23 171 (11.70%) Node.js
24 164 (11.22%) Linux
25 158 (10.81%) Software Engineering
25 158 (10.81%) Microservices
26 156 (10.67%) Python
27 150 (10.26%) Oracle

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 47 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
2 44 (3.01%) Tomcat
3 34 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 25 (1.71%) IIS
5 21 (1.44%) Confluence
6 20 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 18 (1.23%) WordPress
8 14 (0.96%) CMS
8 14 (0.96%) WebLogic
9 12 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (0.68%) Apache
10 10 (0.68%) JBoss
11 8 (0.55%) Drupal
12 7 (0.48%) CICS
12 7 (0.48%) IBM Domino
12 7 (0.48%) IBM Notes
12 7 (0.48%) Mendix
12 7 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.48%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.14%) SPSS
5 2 (0.14%) Stata
6 1 (0.068%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (1.16%) Oracle Payroll
4 15 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (0.89%) Magento
5 13 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
6 12 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
6 12 (0.82%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.34%) Shopify
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
11 1 (0.068%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 231 (15.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (3.83%) SaaS
4 28 (1.92%) Serverless
5 27 (1.85%) npm
6 25 (1.71%) PaaS
7 17 (1.16%) GitHub
8 13 (0.89%) Firebase
8 13 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (0.89%) Heroku
9 10 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (0.68%) Force.com
10 9 (0.62%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 9 (0.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 7 (0.48%) Apigee
12 5 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (0.27%) Azure Functions
13 4 (0.27%) IaaS
13 4 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.60%) HTTP
2 17 (1.16%) Internet
3 11 (0.75%) SSH
4 9 (0.62%) Network Security
5 8 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.27%) SSL
7 3 (0.21%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.14%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.068%) AMQP
9 1 (0.068%) Skype
9 1 (0.068%) VoIP
9 1 (0.068%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 132 (9.03%) MySQL
3 84 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 79 (5.40%) MongoDB
5 72 (4.92%) NoSQL
6 66 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
7 63 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 50 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
9 49 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 45 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (2.46%) DB2
12 32 (2.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 28 (1.92%) Redis
14 26 (1.78%) Big Data
15 24 (1.64%) Power BI
15 24 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 22 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
16 22 (1.50%) Oracle Database
17 21 (1.44%) QlikView
18 19 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 267 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 94 (6.43%) Jenkins
3 67 (4.58%) Maven
4 56 (3.83%) JIRA
5 50 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (3.01%) Visual Studio
7 35 (2.39%) Selenium
8 34 (2.33%) Subversion
9 33 (2.26%) Eclipse
9 33 (2.26%) webpack
10 32 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
11 29 (1.98%) Jasmine
12 19 (1.30%) Cucumber
13 18 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 18 (1.23%) JUnit
14 16 (1.09%) Mocha
14 16 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
15 15 (1.03%) WebDriver
16 14 (0.96%) Gradle
16 14 (0.96%) IntelliJ
General
1 118 (8.07%) Finance
2 60 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 46 (3.15%) Retail
4 23 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 21 (1.44%) Marketing
6 19 (1.30%) Electronics
7 18 (1.23%) Publishing
8 16 (1.09%) Games
9 13 (0.89%) Automotive
10 11 (0.75%) Banking
11 10 (0.68%) Legal
12 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.21%) Local Government
14 2 (0.14%) Advertising
14 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.14%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.14%) Back Office
15 1 (0.068%) Billing
15 1 (0.068%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (36.18%) CSS
2 522 (35.70%) HTML
3 489 (33.45%) .NET
4 298 (20.38%) AngularJS
5 292 (19.97%) ASP.NET
6 265 (18.13%) jQuery
7 231 (15.80%) Spring
8 200 (13.68%) React
9 178 (12.18%) HTML5
10 177 (12.11%) Web Services
11 171 (11.70%) Node.js
12 146 (9.99%) REST
13 144 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 139 (9.51%) .NET Framework
15 122 (8.34%) CSS3
16 98 (6.70%) Hibernate
17 95 (6.50%) XML
18 85 (5.81%) SOAP
19 80 (5.47%) .NET Core
19 80 (5.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 110 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
3 72 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 66 (4.51%) User Experience
5 60 (4.10%) Mobile App
6 55 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
7 43 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 27 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 25 (1.71%) Client/Server
10 24 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
11 23 (1.57%) Fintech
12 20 (1.37%) Driving Licence
13 15 (1.03%) RIA
13 15 (1.03%) Smartphone
14 13 (0.89%) Mainframe
15 11 (0.75%) Robotics
16 10 (0.68%) iPad
17 6 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
17 6 (0.41%) Management Information System
17 6 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 164 (11.22%) Linux
2 91 (6.22%) Windows
3 86 (5.88%) Unix
4 60 (4.10%) Apple iOS
5 57 (3.90%) Android
6 24 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.62%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.48%) AIX
8 7 (0.48%) MVS
9 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.14%) CentOS
10 2 (0.14%) Debian
10 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.14%) VMS
11 1 (0.068%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.068%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (33.86%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (18.26%) MVC
3 193 (13.20%) Scrum
4 184 (12.59%) TDD
5 174 (11.90%) Web Development
6 158 (10.81%) Microservices
6 158 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 150 (10.26%) Front End Development
8 148 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
9 119 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
10 117 (8.00%) OO
11 116 (7.93%) DevOps
11 116 (7.93%) Mentoring
12 108 (7.39%) BDD
13 104 (7.11%) Computer Science
14 96 (6.57%) E-Commerce
15 93 (6.36%) Test Automation
16 90 (6.16%) Unit Testing
17 88 (6.02%) Mathematics
18 80 (5.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 778 (53.21%) JavaScript
2 471 (32.22%) Java
3 464 (31.74%) C#
4 432 (29.55%) SQL
5 156 (10.67%) Python
6 146 (9.99%) PHP
7 104 (7.11%) TypeScript
8 75 (5.13%) C++
9 61 (4.17%) Java 8
9 61 (4.17%) PL/SQL
10 52 (3.56%) T-SQL
11 35 (2.39%) ES6
12 33 (2.26%) C
12 33 (2.26%) VB.NET
13 30 (2.05%) Bash Shell
14 29 (1.98%) Apple Swift
14 29 (1.98%) Ruby
15 27 (1.85%) Scala
16 24 (1.64%) Kotlin
17 23 (1.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 198 (13.54%) Degree
2 41 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (1.98%) Numerate Degree
4 26 (1.78%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.41%) HND
8 6 (0.41%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.34%) PhD
10 1 (0.068%) CCAB
10 1 (0.068%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.068%) ISEB
10 1 (0.068%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.15%) QA
2 12 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 12 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (0.75%) GAMP
4 9 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.55%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.21%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 92 (6.29%) Docker
2 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.14%) vCloud
3 2 (0.14%) vSphere
4 1 (0.068%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 55 (3.76%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.85%) Ansible
3 9 (0.62%) Puppet
4 8 (0.55%) HP ALM
5 7 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.34%) logstash
7 3 (0.21%) Rancher
7 3 (0.21%) Terraform
8 2 (0.14%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.068%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.068%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.068%) OpenNebula
9 1 (0.068%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.068%) SELinux
Vendors
1 199 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 150 (10.26%) Oracle
3 44 (3.01%) Google
4 25 (1.71%) Xamarin
5 23 (1.57%) SAP
6 17 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (0.68%) IBM
7 10 (0.68%) webMethods
8 9 (0.62%) Adobe
9 7 (0.48%) Lotus
9 7 (0.48%) WooCommerce
10 5 (0.34%) Cadence
10 5 (0.34%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.34%) Tableau
10 5 (0.34%) Zend
11 4 (0.27%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.21%) Automation Anywhere
12 3 (0.21%) Blue Prism
12 3 (0.21%) Jitterbit
12 3 (0.21%) UiPath