Period
to 13 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

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

Software Engineer
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 20 45
Rank change year-on-year -30 +25 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 30 76 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.39% 10.63% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 11.06% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 74 23
Bracknell median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +83.33% -
10th Percentile £39,875 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. 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
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies in Bracknell with a recognized job title 644 687 477
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.15% 96.08% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 562 594 364
Bracknell median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +13.40% +7.78%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Bracknell over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Bracknell

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

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, Software Engineer 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 Bracknell region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (76.67%) C#
3 22 (73.33%) TDD
4 15 (50.00%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (50.00%) SDLC
5 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (43.33%) C
6 13 (43.33%) C++
7 12 (40.00%) MFC
7 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 12 (40.00%) STL
7 12 (40.00%) COM
7 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
7 12 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (36.67%) Azure
8 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
8 11 (36.67%) .NET
9 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (26.67%) HTML
10 8 (26.67%) CSS
10 8 (26.67%) Scrum
11 5 (16.67%) AWS
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) Docker
12 4 (13.33%) SaaS
12 4 (13.33%) Laravel
12 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (13.33%) Linux
12 4 (13.33%) Apache

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 4 (13.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Azure
2 5 (16.67%) AWS
3 4 (13.33%) SaaS
4 2 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (6.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.33%) GPRS
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
1 1 (3.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) Gradle
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (40.00%) COM
1 12 (40.00%) MFC
1 12 (40.00%) STL
2 11 (36.67%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) HTML
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
5 4 (13.33%) LAMP
5 4 (13.33%) Laravel
5 4 (13.33%) Symfony
6 2 (6.67%) React
6 2 (6.67%) REST
6 2 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.33%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (73.33%) TDD
3 15 (50.00%) SDLC
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.00%) Decision-Making
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) MVC
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.67%) Release Management
9 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) C#
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) C
3 13 (43.33%) C++
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft