Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,565 1,537 1,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.06% 25.23% 20.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.23% 26.42% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,477 1,434 1,652
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £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 5,967 5,818 8,321
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.50% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,836 4,682 6,556
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 October 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 20 October 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 0 630 £50,000 +11.11% 111
Bracknell +1 209 £55,000 +4.76% 41
Newbury 0 186 £47,500 +8.57% 28
Maidenhead -3 151 £47,500 +5.56% 29
Slough -7 107 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Windsor +2 58 £49,000 -2.00% 4
Wokingham -4 40 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Ascot -1 20 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hungerford -2 6 £45,000 +21.62% 4
Thatcham +5 1 £45,000 +16.13%
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 852 (54.44%) JavaScript
2 651 (41.60%) HTML
3 649 (41.47%) CSS
4 627 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
5 555 (35.46%) .NET
6 537 (34.31%) C#
7 528 (33.74%) SQL
8 502 (32.08%) SQL Server
9 485 (30.99%) Java
10 430 (27.48%) AngularJS
11 311 (19.87%) MVC
12 304 (19.42%) jQuery
13 295 (18.85%) Git (software)
14 289 (18.47%) ASP.NET
15 280 (17.89%) Microsoft
16 270 (17.25%) TDD
17 252 (16.10%) Scrum
18 244 (15.59%) Degree
19 242 (15.46%) Front End Development
20 237 (15.14%) HTML5
21 217 (13.87%) React
22 215 (13.74%) Spring
23 214 (13.67%) Web Development
24 204 (13.04%) Web Services
25 202 (12.91%) Software Engineering
26 187 (11.95%) BDD
27 183 (11.69%) Node.js
28 171 (10.93%) PHP
29 166 (10.61%) CSS3
30 162 (10.35%) 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 78 (4.98%) CMS
2 65 (4.15%) Tomcat
3 53 (3.39%) IIS
4 44 (2.81%) Umbraco
5 37 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (1.73%) SharePoint
7 26 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 26 (1.66%) WordPress
8 23 (1.47%) Drupal
9 21 (1.34%) Apache
10 20 (1.28%) Apache Solr
10 20 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 17 (1.09%) nginx
12 15 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
13 12 (0.77%) Confluence
14 7 (0.45%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.45%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.45%) EPiServer
15 6 (0.38%) Mule
15 6 (0.38%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 24 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (1.41%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.064%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.064%) Maya
7 1 (0.064%) MotionBuilder
Business Applications
1 23 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.77%) Magento
3 12 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.51%) NetSuite
7 7 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.26%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.26%) Scribe Insight
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.064%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.064%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 154 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (3.39%) SaaS
4 33 (2.11%) GitHub
5 25 (1.60%) npm
6 24 (1.53%) Serverless
7 19 (1.21%) PaaS
8 14 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (0.64%) Office 365
10 9 (0.58%) Azure Functions
11 8 (0.51%) iPaaS
12 7 (0.45%) IaaS
13 6 (0.38%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (0.32%) Akamai
15 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.26%) Firebase
15 4 (0.26%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.98%) Internet
2 17 (1.09%) Intranet
3 13 (0.83%) SSH
4 12 (0.77%) Broadband
4 12 (0.77%) HTTP
5 10 (0.64%) Wireless
6 9 (0.58%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.26%) SMS
8 3 (0.19%) AMQP
8 3 (0.19%) Network Security
8 3 (0.19%) PPP
9 2 (0.13%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.064%) 4G
10 1 (0.064%) DNS
10 1 (0.064%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.064%) Modbus
10 1 (0.064%) Skype
10 1 (0.064%) SSL
10 1 (0.064%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.064%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 502 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 153 (9.78%) NoSQL
3 145 (9.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 136 (8.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 133 (8.50%) MySQL
6 120 (7.67%) Relational Database
7 92 (5.88%) MongoDB
8 89 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 87 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
10 83 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
11 61 (3.90%) Big Data
12 59 (3.77%) RDBMS
12 59 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
13 56 (3.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 48 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
15 45 (2.88%) Power BI
16 34 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 18 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
17 18 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
17 18 (1.15%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 295 (18.85%) Git (software)
2 110 (7.03%) Jenkins
3 99 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 98 (6.26%) Eclipse
5 87 (5.56%) Subversion
6 85 (5.43%) Maven
7 74 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 50 (3.19%) IntelliJ
9 49 (3.13%) webpack
10 47 (3.00%) JIRA
11 36 (2.30%) Gradle
12 35 (2.24%) JUnit
13 30 (1.92%) gulp
14 24 (1.53%) Selenium
15 18 (1.15%) git-flow
16 17 (1.09%) Mockito
17 14 (0.89%) Cucumber
18 13 (0.83%) Mocha
19 12 (0.77%) Grunt
19 12 (0.77%) WiX
General
1 131 (8.37%) Finance
2 46 (2.94%) Marketing
3 41 (2.62%) Games
4 38 (2.43%) Banking
5 35 (2.24%) Retail
6 33 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 29 (1.85%) Advertising
8 28 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.73%) Automotive
10 13 (0.83%) Electronics
11 11 (0.70%) Back Office
12 9 (0.58%) Legal
13 5 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.13%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.064%) Billing
16 1 (0.064%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.064%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 651 (41.60%) HTML
2 649 (41.47%) CSS
3 555 (35.46%) .NET
4 430 (27.48%) AngularJS
5 304 (19.42%) jQuery
6 289 (18.47%) ASP.NET
7 237 (15.14%) HTML5
8 217 (13.87%) React
9 215 (13.74%) Spring
10 204 (13.04%) Web Services
11 183 (11.69%) Node.js
12 166 (10.61%) CSS3
13 154 (9.84%) REST
14 150 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 125 (7.99%) .NET Framework
16 118 (7.54%) Sass
17 113 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
18 112 (7.16%) XML
19 105 (6.71%) Ajax
19 105 (6.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 130 (8.31%) Computer Science
2 125 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
3 110 (7.03%) User Experience
4 97 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
5 85 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
6 66 (4.22%) Mobile App
7 65 (4.15%) Fintech
8 42 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
9 36 (2.30%) Algorithms
9 36 (2.30%) Driving Licence
10 33 (2.11%) Social Media
11 19 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
12 18 (1.15%) Robotics
13 13 (0.83%) NHS
14 11 (0.70%) Graphic Design
14 11 (0.70%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.64%) Data Structures
16 7 (0.45%) Internet of Things
16 7 (0.45%) N-Tier
17 6 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 154 (9.84%) Linux
2 118 (7.54%) Windows
3 73 (4.66%) Apple iOS
4 63 (4.03%) Unix
5 61 (3.90%) Android
6 23 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.77%) Windows Server
8 10 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.58%) CentOS
9 9 (0.58%) Debian
10 6 (0.38%) AIX
11 5 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.064%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (19.87%) MVC
3 270 (17.25%) TDD
4 252 (16.10%) Scrum
5 242 (15.46%) Front End Development
6 214 (13.67%) Web Development
7 202 (12.91%) Software Engineering
8 187 (11.95%) BDD
9 158 (10.10%) Microservices
10 151 (9.65%) OO
11 147 (9.39%) Problem-Solving
12 129 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
13 127 (8.12%) Mentoring
14 108 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
15 106 (6.77%) Unit Testing
16 97 (6.20%) E-Commerce
17 84 (5.37%) SDLC
17 84 (5.37%) Test Automation
18 82 (5.24%) Mathematics
19 80 (5.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 852 (54.44%) JavaScript
2 537 (34.31%) C#
3 528 (33.74%) SQL
4 485 (30.99%) Java
5 171 (10.93%) PHP
6 162 (10.35%) Python
7 156 (9.97%) T-SQL
8 124 (7.92%) Java 8
9 71 (4.54%) TypeScript
10 65 (4.15%) C
11 62 (3.96%) C++
12 43 (2.75%) VB.NET
13 35 (2.24%) Ruby
14 28 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 25 (1.60%) VB
16 22 (1.41%) Apple Swift
16 22 (1.41%) Bash Shell
17 21 (1.34%) Objective-C
18 20 (1.28%) Go
19 17 (1.09%) ES6
Qualifications
1 244 (15.59%) Degree
2 76 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (0.58%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.51%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.13%) PhD
9 1 (0.064%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.18%) QA
2 19 (1.21%) ISO 9001
3 18 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.64%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.38%) WAI
8 4 (0.26%) PSD2
9 2 (0.13%) SLA
9 2 (0.13%) WCAG
10 1 (0.064%) GDPR
System Software
1 52 (3.32%) Docker
2 12 (0.77%) vSphere
3 10 (0.64%) HDFS
3 10 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.26%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.19%) Firmware
8 1 (0.064%) zsh
Systems Management
1 53 (3.39%) Ansible
2 23 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.41%) Kibana
4 18 (1.15%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.83%) HAProxy
6 8 (0.51%) Terraform
7 6 (0.38%) CloudHub
8 4 (0.26%) Oozie
8 4 (0.26%) Rundeck
8 4 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.19%) logstash
10 2 (0.13%) Grafana
10 2 (0.13%) Puppet
11 1 (0.064%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.064%) Marathon
11 1 (0.064%) Mesos
11 1 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 280 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 122 (7.80%) Oracle
3 28 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 24 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (1.53%) Xamarin
5 21 (1.34%) Tableau
6 19 (1.21%) Cadence
7 18 (1.15%) Google
8 17 (1.09%) SAP
9 11 (0.70%) Adobe
10 10 (0.64%) Telerik
11 9 (0.58%) VMware
12 6 (0.38%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.38%) ServiceNow
12 6 (0.38%) webMethods
13 5 (0.32%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.32%) CommVault
13 5 (0.32%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.32%) Twitter
14 4 (0.26%) Infor