Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1639 1794 2413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.99% 20.68% 21.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.19% 21.62% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1535 1650 2234
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £29,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £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 6028 8299 10661
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 95.64% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4825 6501 8479
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +2 549 £45,000 - 52
Newbury 0 238 £45,000 - 14
Slough +5 230 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Bracknell +8 141 £55,000 +22.22% 17
Ascot 0 94 £47,500 +30.14% 3
Wokingham -2 82 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Maidenhead -6 74 £47,500 +5.56% 11
Hungerford +1 38 £40,000 +21.21%
Windsor +11 14 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Thatcham 0 3 £40,000 -15.79%
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 837 (51.07%) JavaScript
2 752 (45.88%) HTML
3 721 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
4 711 (43.38%) CSS
5 652 (39.78%) C#
6 622 (37.95%) .NET
7 528 (32.21%) SQL
8 492 (30.02%) Java
9 466 (28.43%) SQL Server
10 463 (28.25%) MVC
11 412 (25.14%) ASP.NET
12 356 (21.72%) jQuery
13 342 (20.87%) TDD
14 304 (18.55%) Git (software)
15 296 (18.06%) Degree
16 285 (17.39%) AngularJS
17 283 (17.27%) Web Development
18 256 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
19 252 (15.38%) Microsoft
20 248 (15.13%) OO
21 238 (14.52%) Web Services
22 225 (13.73%) Python
23 217 (13.24%) BDD
24 215 (13.12%) Linux
25 210 (12.81%) Scrum
26 203 (12.39%) HTML5
27 201 (12.26%) MySQL
27 201 (12.26%) PHP
28 192 (11.71%) Finance
29 191 (11.65%) Spring

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
1 140 (8.54%) CMS
2 55 (3.36%) Tomcat
3 46 (2.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 42 (2.56%) Apache
5 39 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 38 (2.32%) IIS
6 38 (2.32%) Umbraco
7 25 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
8 24 (1.46%) Drupal
9 21 (1.28%) WordPress
10 20 (1.22%) nginx
10 20 (1.22%) WebLogic
11 16 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
12 15 (0.92%) EPiServer
13 14 (0.85%) Apache Spark
14 13 (0.79%) JBoss
14 13 (0.79%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.73%) Confluence
16 11 (0.67%) uWSGI
17 9 (0.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 36 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.061%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.16%) Magento
3 10 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.49%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 5 (0.31%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.061%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.061%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 148 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (3.48%) SaaS
4 35 (2.14%) Amazon SQS
5 22 (1.34%) npm
6 17 (1.04%) Office 365
7 16 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (0.55%) Force.com
9 9 (0.55%) PaaS
10 8 (0.49%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.37%) IaaS
12 5 (0.31%) Akamai
12 5 (0.31%) Google Play
13 4 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.18%) Slack
15 2 (0.12%) GitHub
15 2 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 84 (5.13%) Internet
2 35 (2.14%) AMQP
3 26 (1.59%) Intranet
4 20 (1.22%) HTTP
5 17 (1.04%) Wireless
6 14 (0.85%) Broadband
7 10 (0.61%) ZigBee
8 9 (0.55%) Firewall
9 8 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.43%) LAN
10 7 (0.43%) WAN
11 6 (0.37%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.31%) 3G
12 5 (0.31%) 4G
12 5 (0.31%) LTE
13 3 (0.18%) Skype
13 3 (0.18%) SMTP
14 2 (0.12%) PPP
14 2 (0.12%) SMS
14 2 (0.12%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (28.43%) SQL Server
2 201 (12.26%) MySQL
3 179 (10.92%) NoSQL
4 92 (5.61%) Relational Database
5 63 (3.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 57 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
7 56 (3.42%) SQL Server 2016
8 53 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 50 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 46 (2.81%) MongoDB
11 45 (2.75%) Big Data
12 35 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 31 (1.89%) Power BI
14 30 (1.83%) HBase
15 29 (1.77%) Hadoop
15 29 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
16 27 (1.65%) QlikView
17 25 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
18 24 (1.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 304 (18.55%) Git (software)
2 127 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 96 (5.86%) Jenkins
3 96 (5.86%) Visual Studio
4 80 (4.88%) JIRA
5 56 (3.42%) Subversion
6 50 (3.05%) gulp
7 49 (2.99%) Maven
8 40 (2.44%) Eclipse
9 39 (2.38%) JUnit
10 38 (2.32%) Selenium
11 26 (1.59%) Jasmine
12 21 (1.28%) RSpec
12 21 (1.28%) Sublime Text
12 21 (1.28%) TextMate
12 21 (1.28%) webpack
13 19 (1.16%) Protractor
14 16 (0.98%) Mercurial
15 15 (0.92%) Bitbucket
16 14 (0.85%) Cucumber
General
1 192 (11.71%) Finance
2 83 (5.06%) Marketing
3 78 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 73 (4.45%) Games
5 55 (3.36%) Electronics
6 48 (2.93%) Retail
7 43 (2.62%) Manufacturing
8 41 (2.50%) Advertising
9 27 (1.65%) Banking
10 14 (0.85%) Billing
11 10 (0.61%) Back Office
12 8 (0.49%) Music Industry
13 7 (0.43%) Publishing
14 3 (0.18%) Automotive
15 2 (0.12%) Local Government
16 1 (0.061%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.061%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.061%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 752 (45.88%) HTML
2 711 (43.38%) CSS
3 622 (37.95%) .NET
4 412 (25.14%) ASP.NET
5 356 (21.72%) jQuery
6 285 (17.39%) AngularJS
7 256 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 238 (14.52%) Web Services
9 203 (12.39%) HTML5
10 191 (11.65%) Spring
11 177 (10.80%) RESTful
12 166 (10.13%) XML
13 164 (10.01%) Node.js
14 163 (9.95%) .NET Framework
15 136 (8.30%) WCF
16 131 (7.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 124 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web API
18 122 (7.44%) REST
19 117 (7.14%) CSS3
19 117 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 153 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 119 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
4 100 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
5 91 (5.55%) User Experience
6 56 (3.42%) Mobile App
7 33 (2.01%) Fintech
8 30 (1.83%) Social Media
9 29 (1.77%) Management Information System
10 24 (1.46%) BBC
11 21 (1.28%) RIA
12 17 (1.04%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.73%) Reinsurance
14 11 (0.67%) iPad
15 10 (0.61%) Smart Home
16 9 (0.55%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.55%) Data Structures
17 8 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
18 7 (0.43%) N-Tier
19 6 (0.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 215 (13.12%) Linux
2 119 (7.26%) Windows
3 70 (4.27%) Android
4 50 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.44%) Unix
6 29 (1.77%) Ubuntu
7 19 (1.16%) CentOS
8 18 (1.10%) Debian
9 16 (0.98%) Windows Server
10 15 (0.92%) Mac OS
11 9 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.31%) AIX
12 5 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.061%) HPUX
15 1 (0.061%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 721 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (28.25%) MVC
3 342 (20.87%) TDD
4 283 (17.27%) Web Development
5 248 (15.13%) OO
6 217 (13.24%) BDD
7 210 (12.81%) Scrum
8 168 (10.25%) Front End Development
9 159 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
10 155 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
11 150 (9.15%) Unit Testing
12 128 (7.81%) Software Engineering
13 125 (7.63%) Mentoring
14 117 (7.14%) E-Commerce
15 111 (6.77%) Web Application Development
16 96 (5.86%) SDLC
17 94 (5.74%) Test Automation
18 92 (5.61%) Microservices
19 73 (4.45%) OOP
20 64 (3.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 837 (51.07%) JavaScript
2 652 (39.78%) C#
3 528 (32.21%) SQL
4 492 (30.02%) Java
5 225 (13.73%) Python
6 201 (12.26%) PHP
7 118 (7.20%) T-SQL
8 113 (6.89%) Ruby
9 97 (5.92%) C++
10 87 (5.31%) C
11 64 (3.90%) VB.NET
12 59 (3.60%) TypeScript
13 30 (1.83%) Bash Shell
14 25 (1.53%) ES6
14 25 (1.53%) Perl
15 22 (1.34%) PowerShell
15 22 (1.34%) Scala
16 19 (1.16%) Apex Code
16 19 (1.16%) VB
17 18 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 296 (18.06%) Degree
2 93 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 8 (0.49%) Master's Degree
5 8 (0.49%) MCSD
6 5 (0.31%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.31%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.24%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.24%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.061%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.061%) HND
8 1 (0.061%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (3.78%) QA
2 11 (0.67%) GAMP
3 10 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.24%) SLA
5 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.18%) WCAG
6 2 (0.12%) HL7
6 2 (0.12%) WAI
7 1 (0.061%) GCP
System Software
1 53 (3.23%) Docker
2 29 (1.77%) HDFS
3 8 (0.49%) Firmware
4 6 (0.37%) vSphere
5 5 (0.31%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 35 (2.14%) Ansible
2 12 (0.73%) Puppet
3 9 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
3 9 (0.55%) Nagios
4 7 (0.43%) Terraform
5 5 (0.31%) cPanel
6 4 (0.24%) Oozie
7 3 (0.18%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.12%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.12%) rkt
9 1 (0.061%) HockeyApp
9 1 (0.061%) Rancher
9 1 (0.061%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 252 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 98 (5.98%) Oracle
3 53 (3.23%) Google
4 52 (3.17%) SAP
5 48 (2.93%) Sitecore
6 26 (1.59%) Apple
7 25 (1.53%) Facebook
8 24 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (1.46%) Sony
8 24 (1.46%) Yahoo!
9 23 (1.40%) Capita
10 22 (1.34%) Cognos
11 21 (1.28%) Xamarin
12 18 (1.10%) Adobe
13 17 (1.04%) Zend
14 16 (0.98%) Tableau
15 14 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
16 12 (0.73%) Twitter
17 11 (0.67%) Atlassian
18 10 (0.61%) Telerik