Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 52 26
Rank change year-on-year -11 -26 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 10 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.64% 2.23% 8.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 2.29% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 30
Newbury median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.90% +20.31%
10th Percentile £32,500 £47,813 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £55,625 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -7.61% -3.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury. 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
Newbury
Permanent vacancies in Newbury with a recognized job title 584 436 704
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 97.10% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 488 384 535
Newbury median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £25,350 £27,075 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Newbury

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Newbury

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newbury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Newbury over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Newbury

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Software 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 Newbury region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) JUnit
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (25.00%) Scala
5 4 (25.00%) AMQP
5 4 (25.00%) Microservices
6 3 (18.75%) Big Data
6 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
6 3 (18.75%) HBase
6 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
6 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) AMQP
2 1 (6.25%) GSM
2 1 (6.25%) LTE
2 1 (6.25%) UMTS
2 1 (6.25%) ZigBee
2 1 (6.25%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
1 3 (18.75%) HBase
1 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Django
5 1 (6.25%) Kafka
5 1 (6.25%) Laravel
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (6.25%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Microservices
4 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (6.25%) Deep Learning
7 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 2 (12.50%) Go
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.25%) F#
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker