The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 34 60 52
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.49% 1.42% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.49% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 7
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £41,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 310 606 540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.57% 95.58% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 277 517 472
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Slough

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Unix
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) System Testing
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Billing
8 2 (13.33%) Xbox
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
8 2 (13.33%) iPad
8 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle BRM
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Ajax

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (13.33%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
6 2 (13.33%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) J2EE
7 1 (6.67%) LINQ
7 1 (6.67%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
1 2 (13.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) B2B
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Apple Swift
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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