The median annual salary for a Software Development Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Software Development Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 206 225
Rank change year-on-year +30 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.090% 0.067% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.069% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00%  

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 3150 4317 4928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.97% 96.51% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3485 3715
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Engineer in Berkshire

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Development Engineer in Berkshire

Software Development Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Windsor - 3 £40,000 -
Software Development Engineer
South East

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Software Development Engineer 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 Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Software Development Engineer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDET
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification