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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 136 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 8 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £33,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2098 2320 2114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.91% 92.21% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 1643 1679
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £74,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
4 10 (52.63%) Ajax
4 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 10 (52.63%) C#
4 10 (52.63%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) XML
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (47.37%) PHP
6 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (42.11%) Backbone.js
6 8 (42.11%) Python
6 8 (42.11%) JSP
6 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) Scrum
6 8 (42.11%) Banking
7 7 (36.84%) SOAP
7 7 (36.84%) jQuery
7 7 (36.84%) SaaS
8 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 6 (31.58%) Web Application Development
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 6 (31.58%) Servlets
8 6 (31.58%) HTML
8 6 (31.58%) Perl
8 6 (31.58%) Tomcat

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Moodle
3 1 (5.26%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
3 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) Ajax
4 8 (42.11%) JSP
4 8 (42.11%) Backbone.js
4 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) SOAP
6 6 (31.58%) Servlets
6 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) WCF
8 2 (10.53%) WPF
8 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) SUSE
2 1 (5.26%) Debian
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) System Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) RAD
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) PHP
5 8 (42.11%) Python
6 6 (31.58%) Perl
7 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
8 1 (5.26%) R
8 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Telerik
3 2 (10.53%) NetSuite
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) BT