The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 125 130 134
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 0.82% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.86% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 9
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Applications Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1797 2338 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.31% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1602 1697
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Reading region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Developer in their job title.

1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 12 (63.16%) CSS
3 12 (63.16%) Information Security
4 11 (57.89%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) XSLT
6 6 (31.58%) Software Delivery
7 5 (26.32%) Time Management
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) Web Development
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (21.05%) WPF
8 4 (21.05%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) VB6
8 4 (21.05%) W3C
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) CSS
1 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) XSLT
4 5 (26.32%) JSON
4 5 (26.32%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 4 (21.05%) DHTML
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 4 (21.05%) WPF
6 1 (5.26%) LAMP
6 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
2 4 (21.05%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 6 (31.58%) Software Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Time Management
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
4 4 (21.05%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) VB
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
3 4 (21.05%) VB6
4 2 (10.53%) C
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft