Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 76 87
Rank change year-on-year +25 +11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 27 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.85% 0.49% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 0.52% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 17
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,750 £48,375 £61,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 681 770 1269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 94.71% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 599 680 1041
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £25,950 £30,975 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Slough

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Slough

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Slough over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Slough

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Software 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 Slough region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (62.96%) HTML
1 17 (62.96%) Java
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (44.44%) Degree
4 12 (44.44%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) OO
6 9 (33.33%) MVC
7 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
7 8 (29.63%) XML
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (29.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (25.93%) Web Services
9 6 (22.22%) jQuery
9 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
10 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
10 5 (18.52%) 4G
10 5 (18.52%) LTE
10 5 (18.52%) C
10 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) 3G
1 5 (18.52%) 4G
1 5 (18.52%) LTE
2 3 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
3 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (29.63%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
5 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.11%) HTML5
7 3 (11.11%) Sass
8 1 (3.70%) Angular 2
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
8 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.70%) Kendo UI
8 1 (3.70%) LINQ
8 1 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (3.70%) Node.js
8 1 (3.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Android Development
6 3 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (11.11%) OOD
6 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.41%) SDET
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) C
3 5 (18.52%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) Kotlin
5 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) Groovy
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.70%) Capita