Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wokingham during the 6 months to 19 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 > Wokingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 42 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 2.35% 4.66% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 4.66% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 13
Wokingham median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £62,500 £52,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -5.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham. 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
Wokingham
Permanent vacancies in Wokingham with a recognized job title 211 236 256
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.06% 100.00% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 178 225 233
Wokingham median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.38% +34.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,850 £26,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
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 Wokingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Wokingham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Wokingham

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wokingham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Perforce
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) RIA
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) GAMP

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle