Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,648 1,547 1,831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.07% 23.97% 20.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.11% 25.05% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,543 1,371 1,782
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 6,311 6,176 8,802
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.69% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,080 4,980 7,113
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +2 606 £50,000 +11.11% 86
Newbury 0 228 £47,500 +8.57% 17
Bracknell +2 185 £55,000 +22.22% 35
Maidenhead -8 131 £52,500 +16.67% 16
Slough -2 124 £40,000 -11.11% 26
Windsor +3 71 £49,000 -8.84% 6
Ascot 0 59 £47,500 -13.64%
Wokingham -3 54 £50,000 +25.00% 12
Hungerford -1 8 £40,000 +14.29%
Thatcham +11 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 908 (55.10%) JavaScript
2 786 (47.69%) HTML
3 757 (45.93%) CSS
4 647 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
5 615 (37.32%) .NET
6 609 (36.95%) C#
7 543 (32.95%) SQL
8 481 (29.19%) SQL Server
9 472 (28.64%) Java
10 423 (25.67%) AngularJS
11 383 (23.24%) MVC
12 361 (21.91%) ASP.NET
13 339 (20.57%) Git (software)
14 335 (20.33%) jQuery
15 280 (16.99%) Front End Development
16 277 (16.81%) Microsoft
17 252 (15.29%) React
18 248 (15.05%) HTML5
19 235 (14.26%) Degree
20 234 (14.20%) Web Development
21 228 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
22 219 (13.29%) TDD
23 211 (12.80%) Scrum
24 200 (12.14%) REST
25 191 (11.59%) Spring
26 186 (11.29%) Node.js
27 181 (10.98%) Software Engineering
28 179 (10.86%) NoSQL
29 178 (10.80%) Python
30 175 (10.62%) CSS3

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 96 (5.83%) CMS
2 55 (3.34%) Tomcat
3 54 (3.28%) Umbraco
4 38 (2.31%) IIS
5 33 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 31 (1.88%) WordPress
7 30 (1.82%) Drupal
8 28 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 23 (1.40%) Apache
10 19 (1.15%) SharePoint
11 17 (1.03%) nginx
12 13 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
13 12 (0.73%) Confluence
14 10 (0.61%) EPiServer
15 9 (0.55%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.42%) Kentico
17 6 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
18 5 (0.30%) Joomla!
18 5 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 19 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 19 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 33 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
6 10 (0.61%) NetSuite
6 10 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
7 8 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.24%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.18%) Magento
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.12%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.061%) BusinessWare
11 1 (0.061%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 126 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.31%) SaaS
4 25 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
5 24 (1.46%) npm
6 18 (1.09%) PaaS
7 15 (0.91%) Serverless
8 10 (0.61%) GitHub
9 9 (0.55%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.42%) Azure Functions
11 6 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.36%) IaaS
12 5 (0.30%) Akamai
12 5 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.30%) iPaaS
12 5 (0.30%) NuGet
13 4 (0.24%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.03%) Internet
2 34 (2.06%) Intranet
3 21 (1.27%) Broadband
4 15 (0.91%) Wireless
5 14 (0.85%) SSH
6 11 (0.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.61%) SMS
8 8 (0.49%) HTTP
8 8 (0.49%) Network Security
9 5 (0.30%) AMQP
9 5 (0.30%) Extranet
10 3 (0.18%) DNS
10 3 (0.18%) PPP
10 3 (0.18%) SSL
11 2 (0.12%) 4G
11 2 (0.12%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.12%) Multicast
11 2 (0.12%) Unicast
12 1 (0.061%) Diameter Protocol
12 1 (0.061%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 481 (29.19%) SQL Server
2 179 (10.86%) NoSQL
3 136 (8.25%) MySQL
4 125 (7.58%) Relational Database
5 109 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 103 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 96 (5.83%) MongoDB
8 84 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
9 72 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
10 62 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 58 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 56 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 54 (3.28%) Big Data
14 47 (2.85%) SQL Server 2016
15 46 (2.79%) RDBMS
16 45 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 36 (2.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 34 (2.06%) Power BI
19 20 (1.21%) Redis
19 20 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 339 (20.57%) Git (software)
2 108 (6.55%) Visual Studio
3 104 (6.31%) Jenkins
4 99 (6.01%) Subversion
5 73 (4.43%) Eclipse
6 72 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 70 (4.25%) Maven
8 38 (2.31%) JIRA
9 36 (2.18%) Gradle
10 33 (2.00%) IntelliJ
11 31 (1.88%) webpack
12 30 (1.82%) Selenium
13 29 (1.76%) gulp
14 20 (1.21%) git-flow
14 20 (1.21%) JUnit
15 17 (1.03%) SpecFlow
15 17 (1.03%) WiX
16 14 (0.85%) Jasmine
17 13 (0.79%) Mercurial
17 13 (0.79%) Mockito
General
1 170 (10.32%) Finance
2 84 (5.10%) Marketing
3 66 (4.00%) Games
4 51 (3.09%) Retail
5 46 (2.79%) Advertising
6 41 (2.49%) Banking
7 37 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.21%) Automotive
10 10 (0.61%) Billing
11 9 (0.55%) Electronics
11 9 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.49%) Back Office
12 8 (0.49%) Legal
13 6 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.18%) Law
16 2 (0.12%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 786 (47.69%) HTML
2 757 (45.93%) CSS
3 615 (37.32%) .NET
4 423 (25.67%) AngularJS
5 361 (21.91%) ASP.NET
6 335 (20.33%) jQuery
7 252 (15.29%) React
8 248 (15.05%) HTML5
9 228 (13.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 200 (12.14%) REST
11 191 (11.59%) Spring
12 186 (11.29%) Node.js
13 175 (10.62%) CSS3
14 173 (10.50%) Web Services
15 148 (8.98%) Sass
16 145 (8.80%) ASP.NET Web API
17 128 (7.77%) XML
18 127 (7.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 113 (6.86%) Ajax
20 111 (6.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 154 (9.34%) User Experience
2 124 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (7.40%) Computer Science
4 112 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
5 110 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 86 (5.22%) Fintech
7 68 (4.13%) Mobile App
8 53 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (1.52%) Driving Licence
10 24 (1.46%) Algorithms
11 23 (1.40%) Social Media
12 20 (1.21%) Management Information System
13 16 (0.97%) Robotics
14 15 (0.91%) NHS
15 14 (0.85%) Graphic Design
16 8 (0.49%) Digital Media
16 8 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
16 8 (0.49%) PlayStation
17 7 (0.42%) Data Structures
17 7 (0.42%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 161 (9.77%) Linux
2 116 (7.04%) Windows
3 87 (5.28%) Android
4 68 (4.13%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.18%) Ubuntu
6 28 (1.70%) Unix
7 19 (1.15%) Windows Server
8 18 (1.09%) Mac OS
9 12 (0.73%) Debian
10 10 (0.61%) CentOS
11 9 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.36%) AIX
13 5 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 1 (0.061%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.061%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.061%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.061%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 647 (39.26%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (23.24%) MVC
3 280 (16.99%) Front End Development
4 234 (14.20%) Web Development
5 219 (13.29%) TDD
6 211 (12.80%) Scrum
7 181 (10.98%) Software Engineering
8 169 (10.25%) OO
9 158 (9.59%) BDD
9 158 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
10 143 (8.68%) Mentoring
11 130 (7.89%) Unit Testing
12 123 (7.46%) Microservices
13 118 (7.16%) SDLC
14 106 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
15 105 (6.37%) E-Commerce
16 102 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
17 92 (5.58%) Web Application Development
18 77 (4.67%) Test Automation
19 71 (4.31%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 908 (55.10%) JavaScript
2 609 (36.95%) C#
3 543 (32.95%) SQL
4 472 (28.64%) Java
5 178 (10.80%) Python
6 172 (10.44%) PHP
7 147 (8.92%) T-SQL
8 118 (7.16%) Java 8
9 84 (5.10%) C
10 59 (3.58%) TypeScript
11 58 (3.52%) C++
12 49 (2.97%) Ruby
13 25 (1.52%) Apple Swift
13 25 (1.52%) Objective-C
13 25 (1.52%) VB
14 24 (1.46%) VB.NET
15 23 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 21 (1.27%) Scala
17 18 (1.09%) Bash Shell
18 16 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 235 (14.26%) Degree
2 72 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 11 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.49%) Master's Degree
4 8 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.061%) ACCA
6 1 (0.061%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.061%) CIMA
6 1 (0.061%) MCSE
6 1 (0.061%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (5.83%) QA
2 10 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.36%) WAI
5 4 (0.24%) GDPR
5 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.12%) GCP
6 2 (0.12%) SLA
7 1 (0.061%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.061%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 54 (3.28%) Docker
2 17 (1.03%) vSphere
3 10 (0.61%) HDFS
4 5 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.061%) Firmware
7 1 (0.061%) zsh
Systems Management
1 65 (3.94%) Ansible
2 24 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.09%) HAProxy
4 12 (0.73%) Kubernetes
5 10 (0.61%) Terraform
6 8 (0.49%) Puppet
7 5 (0.30%) Kibana
8 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.12%) Grafana
9 2 (0.12%) logstash
10 1 (0.061%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.061%) Marathon
10 1 (0.061%) Mesos
10 1 (0.061%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 277 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 102 (6.19%) Oracle
3 58 (3.52%) Capita
4 37 (2.25%) Sitecore
5 36 (2.18%) Xamarin
6 31 (1.88%) Google
7 28 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (1.33%) Adobe
9 17 (1.03%) Cadence
10 16 (0.97%) SAP
11 12 (0.73%) Facebook
11 12 (0.73%) Tableau
12 9 (0.55%) IBM
13 8 (0.49%) Red Hat
14 7 (0.42%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.42%) Telerik
15 6 (0.36%) JD Edwards
15 6 (0.36%) Twitter
15 6 (0.36%) webMethods
15 6 (0.36%) Zend