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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 132 124 109
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 12 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 0.52% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2293 2152 1934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.68% 94.14% 92.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1712 1632
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 14 (77.78%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
7 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (16.67%) PHP
8 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
8 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (16.67%) CMS
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (16.67%) Sitecore
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (11.11%) MySQL
9 2 (11.11%) IIS
9 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
9 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
9 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (11.11%) Internet

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
1 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) LAMP
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Sitecore