The median annual salary for a Programmer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 161 192 200
Rank change year-on-year +31 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.65% 0.57% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.60% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 29
Median salary £35,000 £46,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.13% +16.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,100 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3208 4673 5101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.60% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3808 3789
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Berkshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Programmer in Berkshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Berkshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +25 6 £80,000 +68.42%
Wokingham - 1 £52,500 -
Programmer
South East

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 21 (37.50%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) Mainframe
3 18 (32.14%) JCL
3 18 (32.14%) CICS
3 18 (32.14%) COBOL
3 18 (32.14%) DB2
3 18 (32.14%) UML
4 17 (30.36%) Product Management
5 16 (28.57%) IBM
6 13 (23.21%) Java
6 13 (23.21%) REST
7 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 12 (21.43%) Tivoli
7 12 (21.43%) Migration
8 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
9 9 (16.07%) OO
10 8 (14.29%) HTML
10 8 (14.29%) Oracle
11 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.50%) DNS
11 7 (12.50%) Unix
11 7 (12.50%) CSS
12 6 (10.71%) Marketing
12 6 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe
12 6 (10.71%) SAP
12 6 (10.71%) Linux
12 6 (10.71%) Python
12 6 (10.71%) MVS
13 5 (8.93%) C#

Programmer Skill Set
Top Related 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 18 (32.14%) CICS
2 2 (3.57%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
1 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.57%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (5.36%) DHCP
2 3 (5.36%) SNMP
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) DB2
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.57%) MariaDB
2 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
2 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Games
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) REST
2 8 (14.29%) HTML
3 7 (12.50%) CSS
4 4 (7.14%) Java EE
5 3 (5.36%) .NET
5 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.57%) HTML5
6 2 (3.57%) J2EE
6 2 (3.57%) jQuery
6 2 (3.57%) JSF
6 2 (3.57%) JSON
6 2 (3.57%) JSP
6 2 (3.57%) Struts
6 2 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (3.57%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (3.57%) XML
6 2 (3.57%) YUI
7 1 (1.79%) Ajax
7 1 (1.79%) Django
7 1 (1.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Mainframe
2 6 (10.71%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) Animation
4 2 (3.57%) Social Media
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Unix
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) MVS
3 3 (5.36%) Android
3 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) UML
2 17 (30.36%) Product Management
3 12 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 12 (21.43%) Migration
4 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.07%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) High Availability
6 4 (7.14%) OOD
7 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.57%) 3D Animation
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (3.57%) Visual Effects
8 2 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (1.79%) Analytics
9 1 (1.79%) Android Development
9 1 (1.79%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.79%) MapReduce
9 1 (1.79%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) COBOL
2 18 (32.14%) JCL
3 13 (23.21%) Java
4 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) Python
6 5 (8.93%) C#
7 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.36%) C
9 2 (3.57%) ABAP
10 1 (1.79%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.79%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) IBM
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.71%) SAP
5 4 (7.14%) VMware
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