Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,863 1,644 2,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.79% 21.77% 20.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.09% 22.82% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,778 1,471 2,179
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 6,405 7,205 10,681
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.43% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5,219 5,648 8,733
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 0 688 £45,000 - 87
Newbury 0 248 £45,000 - 33
Slough +3 174 £40,000 - 22
Bracknell +1 158 £55,000 +22.22% 30
Maidenhead -3 118 £50,000 - 20
Wokingham -2 98 £52,500 +40.00% 11
Ascot +1 94 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Windsor +3 28 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Hungerford +4 23 £40,000 +17.65% 4
Thatcham +5 10 £31,000 -27.06% 1
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 974 (52.28%) JavaScript
2 822 (44.12%) HTML
3 785 (42.14%) CSS
4 734 (39.40%) Agile Software Development
5 730 (39.18%) C#
6 723 (38.81%) .NET
7 599 (32.15%) SQL
8 571 (30.65%) Java
9 547 (29.36%) MVC
10 538 (28.88%) SQL Server
11 480 (25.76%) ASP.NET
12 380 (20.40%) jQuery
13 373 (20.02%) Git (software)
14 363 (19.48%) Degree
15 354 (19.00%) AngularJS
16 315 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
17 310 (16.64%) TDD
18 287 (15.41%) Web Development
19 270 (14.49%) OO
20 256 (13.74%) Microsoft
21 251 (13.47%) PHP
22 250 (13.42%) Linux
23 241 (12.94%) Node.js
24 240 (12.88%) BDD
25 233 (12.51%) MySQL
26 232 (12.45%) NoSQL
27 228 (12.24%) Python
28 223 (11.97%) Scrum
29 212 (11.38%) Web Services
30 211 (11.33%) RESTful

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
1 171 (9.18%) CMS
2 67 (3.60%) Tomcat
3 51 (2.74%) Apache
4 38 (2.04%) WordPress
5 34 (1.83%) Umbraco
6 32 (1.72%) IIS
7 29 (1.56%) Drupal
7 29 (1.56%) EPiServer
7 29 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
8 28 (1.50%) Confluence
9 24 (1.29%) WebLogic
10 23 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
11 22 (1.18%) SharePoint
12 18 (0.97%) nginx
13 15 (0.81%) Apache Spark
14 14 (0.75%) JBoss
15 9 (0.48%) Joomla!
16 8 (0.43%) Apache Pig
16 8 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 7 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.16%) InDesign
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.054%) Maya
9 1 (0.054%) MotionBuilder
Business Applications
1 32 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.18%) Magento
3 18 (0.97%) BusinessWare
4 17 (0.91%) NetSuite
5 12 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.32%) SAP Business One
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.054%) Sage X3
10 1 (0.054%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 114 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (3.49%) SaaS
4 26 (1.40%) npm
5 16 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.43%) PaaS
7 8 (0.43%) Serverless
8 7 (0.38%) Boomi
9 6 (0.32%) Force.com
9 6 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.27%) Firebase
10 5 (0.27%) Office 365
10 5 (0.27%) Slack
11 4 (0.21%) GitHub
12 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.16%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 83 (4.46%) Internet
2 24 (1.29%) Intranet
3 21 (1.13%) HTTP
4 14 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.70%) Broadband
5 13 (0.70%) Wireless
6 12 (0.64%) SMS
7 10 (0.54%) AMQP
8 6 (0.32%) Firewall
8 6 (0.32%) LAN
8 6 (0.32%) WAN
9 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.21%) Network Security
10 3 (0.16%) Skype
10 3 (0.16%) SMTP
10 3 (0.16%) SSH
10 3 (0.16%) ZigBee
11 2 (0.11%) DNS
11 2 (0.11%) FTP
11 2 (0.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 538 (28.88%) SQL Server
2 233 (12.51%) MySQL
3 232 (12.45%) NoSQL
4 109 (5.85%) Relational Database
5 66 (3.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 66 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (3.27%) Big Data
7 59 (3.17%) MongoDB
8 54 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 39 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 37 (1.99%) HBase
13 33 (1.77%) Power BI
14 30 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 27 (1.45%) RDBMS
16 25 (1.34%) Oracle Database
17 19 (1.02%) Hadoop
18 18 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 373 (20.02%) Git (software)
2 111 (5.96%) Jenkins
3 104 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 96 (5.15%) Visual Studio
5 89 (4.78%) Subversion
6 61 (3.27%) Maven
7 57 (3.06%) JIRA
8 49 (2.63%) gulp
9 48 (2.58%) Selenium
10 45 (2.42%) Eclipse
11 32 (1.72%) Jasmine
12 28 (1.50%) Bitbucket
13 23 (1.23%) RSpec
13 23 (1.23%) Sublime Text
13 23 (1.23%) TextMate
14 21 (1.13%) webpack
15 19 (1.02%) Ant
16 18 (0.97%) WebDriver
17 17 (0.91%) JUnit
17 17 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 169 (9.07%) Finance
2 80 (4.29%) Marketing
3 75 (4.03%) Retail
4 67 (3.60%) Games
5 38 (2.04%) Advertising
6 36 (1.93%) Banking
7 29 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.02%) Billing
9 12 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.48%) Back Office
10 9 (0.48%) Electronics
11 6 (0.32%) Arabic Language
11 6 (0.32%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.32%) Music Industry
12 5 (0.27%) Legal
12 5 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
13 4 (0.21%) Automotive
13 4 (0.21%) Local Government
14 2 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.054%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 822 (44.12%) HTML
2 785 (42.14%) CSS
3 723 (38.81%) .NET
4 480 (25.76%) ASP.NET
5 380 (20.40%) jQuery
6 354 (19.00%) AngularJS
7 315 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 241 (12.94%) Node.js
9 212 (11.38%) Web Services
10 211 (11.33%) RESTful
11 198 (10.63%) HTML5
12 186 (9.98%) ASP.NET Web API
13 183 (9.82%) WCF
14 182 (9.77%) Spring
15 161 (8.64%) XML
16 155 (8.32%) .NET Framework
17 151 (8.11%) React
18 144 (7.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 138 (7.41%) REST
20 123 (6.60%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 189 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 113 (6.07%) Greenfield Project
3 110 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
4 94 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 89 (4.78%) User Experience
6 48 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 48 (2.58%) Social Media
7 38 (2.04%) Fintech
8 33 (1.77%) BBC
9 29 (1.56%) Mainframe
10 23 (1.23%) Algorithms
11 21 (1.13%) RIA
12 20 (1.07%) Management Information System
13 15 (0.81%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.54%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.54%) Smartphone
15 9 (0.48%) Renewable Energy
16 7 (0.38%) Data Structures
16 7 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
16 7 (0.38%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 250 (13.42%) Linux
2 137 (7.35%) Windows
3 62 (3.33%) Unix
4 55 (2.95%) Apple iOS
5 53 (2.84%) Android
6 47 (2.52%) AIX
7 32 (1.72%) Ubuntu
8 18 (0.97%) Mac OS
9 17 (0.91%) Debian
9 17 (0.91%) Windows Server
10 12 (0.64%) CentOS
11 10 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.054%) HPUX
13 1 (0.054%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.054%) Solaris
13 1 (0.054%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 734 (39.40%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (29.36%) MVC
3 310 (16.64%) TDD
4 287 (15.41%) Web Development
5 270 (14.49%) OO
6 240 (12.88%) BDD
7 223 (11.97%) Scrum
8 178 (9.55%) Front End Development
9 175 (9.39%) Unit Testing
10 162 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 154 (8.27%) Mentoring
12 136 (7.30%) SDLC
13 129 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
14 123 (6.60%) E-Commerce
15 122 (6.55%) Web Application Development
16 113 (6.07%) Test Automation
17 106 (5.69%) Microservices
18 103 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
19 98 (5.26%) Project Management
20 94 (5.05%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 974 (52.28%) JavaScript
2 730 (39.18%) C#
3 599 (32.15%) SQL
4 571 (30.65%) Java
5 251 (13.47%) PHP
6 228 (12.24%) Python
7 138 (7.41%) Ruby
8 124 (6.66%) T-SQL
9 111 (5.96%) C++
10 89 (4.78%) C
11 68 (3.65%) TypeScript
12 45 (2.42%) VB.NET
13 38 (2.04%) VB
14 36 (1.93%) Scala
15 29 (1.56%) Bash Shell
16 21 (1.13%) Apex Code
16 21 (1.13%) R
17 19 (1.02%) Perl
18 15 (0.81%) ES6
18 15 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 363 (19.48%) Degree
2 115 (6.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.29%) Master's Degree
4 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.32%) DBS Check
5 6 (0.32%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.27%) PhD
7 4 (0.21%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.11%) ISEB
9 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.11%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.054%) HND
10 1 (0.054%) MCSD
10 1 (0.054%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.86%) QA
2 10 (0.54%) GDPR
3 8 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.38%) GAMP
5 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.21%) SLA
6 2 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.054%) GCP
System Software
1 45 (2.42%) Docker
2 29 (1.56%) HDFS
3 12 (0.64%) vSphere
4 5 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.21%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.21%) Firmware
6 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (1.29%) Ansible
2 8 (0.43%) HAProxy
2 8 (0.43%) Nagios
2 8 (0.43%) Puppet
3 7 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.21%) cPanel
6 4 (0.21%) Oozie
7 3 (0.16%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.11%) Kibana
9 1 (0.054%) HockeyApp
9 1 (0.054%) Rancher
9 1 (0.054%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 256 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 135 (7.25%) Oracle
3 64 (3.44%) Capita
4 54 (2.90%) Google
5 46 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
5 46 (2.47%) webMethods
6 40 (2.15%) Apple
7 39 (2.09%) Facebook
8 34 (1.83%) Adobe
8 34 (1.83%) SAP
9 33 (1.77%) Sony
9 33 (1.77%) Yahoo!
10 31 (1.66%) Sitecore
11 24 (1.29%) Xamarin
12 22 (1.18%) Zend
13 19 (1.02%) RedPrairie
14 18 (0.97%) Ab Initio
14 18 (0.97%) Vitria
15 17 (0.91%) Twitter
16 14 (0.75%) IBM