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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 138 147 118
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.16% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.17% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,900 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
2431 2346 1969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.11% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1776 1673
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,100 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) CSS
4 12 (52.17%) Java
5 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
6 10 (43.48%) MVC
7 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
8 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
9 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (21.74%) IIS
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) Content Management
9 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
10 4 (17.39%) CMS
10 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
10 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
10 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) EPiServer
10 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 4 (17.39%) C++
10 4 (17.39%) XML
11 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (13.04%) Ajax

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (17.39%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.70%) Web Services
8 2 (8.70%) jQuery
8 2 (8.70%) HTML5
8 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (8.70%) XSLT
8 2 (8.70%) WCF
8 2 (8.70%) Classic ASP
9 1 (4.35%) DOM
9 1 (4.35%) JSP
9 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) Content Management
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
4 12 (52.17%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) EPiServer
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) Zend