The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 388 455 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.53% 19.97% 29.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.94% 21.29% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 352 415 542
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
2291 2137 1901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.68% 93.81% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1700 1603
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 419 (53.17%) C#
2 400 (50.76%) .NET
3 335 (42.51%) SQL
4 333 (42.26%) JavaScript
5 304 (38.58%) HTML
6 293 (37.18%) CSS
7 287 (36.42%) SQL Server
8 267 (33.88%) jQuery
9 261 (33.12%) ASP.NET
10 189 (23.98%) MVC
11 147 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
12 138 (17.51%) Microsoft
13 133 (16.88%) Java
14 121 (15.36%) HTML5
15 120 (15.23%) Web Services
16 119 (15.10%) WCF
17 118 (14.97%) Degree
18 104 (13.20%) Linux
19 102 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
20 100 (12.69%) PHP
21 94 (11.93%) Scrum
21 94 (11.93%) CSS3
22 93 (11.80%) Ajax
23 90 (11.42%) Team Foundation Server
24 88 (11.17%) XML
25 87 (11.04%) VB.NET
25 87 (11.04%) Git (software)
26 85 (10.79%) T-SQL
27 80 (10.15%) MySQL
28 77 (9.77%) Computer Science

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (4.70%) Apache
2 31 (3.93%) CMS
3 29 (3.68%) Drupal
4 27 (3.43%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.79%) Node.js
6 17 (2.16%) WordPress
7 16 (2.03%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 8 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.89%) IIS
12 5 (0.63%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.63%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.25%) Plone
14 2 (0.25%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.25%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.25%) Mule
14 2 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 74 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.92%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.63%) AutoCAD
3 5 (0.63%) ArcView
4 4 (0.51%) MicroStation
4 4 (0.51%) Solid Edge
4 4 (0.51%) MS Office
4 4 (0.51%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 4 (0.51%) DOC1
5 1 (0.13%) Simulink
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.55%) SaaS
2 9 (1.14%) Force.com
2 9 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) GitHub
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.93%) HTTP
2 28 (3.55%) Internet
3 10 (1.27%) Broadband
4 4 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.38%) SMTP
6 2 (0.25%) VPN
6 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.25%) RTP
6 2 (0.25%) Firewall
6 2 (0.25%) RTSP
6 2 (0.25%) Network Security
7 1 (0.13%) Wireless
7 1 (0.13%) ADSL
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (36.42%) SQL Server
2 80 (10.15%) MySQL
3 76 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (2.41%) DTS
10 16 (2.03%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.40%) OLAP
11 11 (1.40%) SQLite
11 11 (1.40%) NoSQL
12 10 (1.27%) DB2
12 10 (1.27%) Star Schema
13 9 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (0.89%) ROLAP
14 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 90 (11.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 87 (11.04%) Git (software)
3 61 (7.74%) Visual Studio
3 61 (7.74%) Subversion
4 47 (5.96%) Jenkins
5 24 (3.05%) Eclipse
6 23 (2.92%) Selenium
7 19 (2.41%) JUnit
8 18 (2.28%) Maven
9 14 (1.78%) Mockito
10 12 (1.52%) Ant
11 10 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
12 9 (1.14%) JIRA
12 9 (1.14%) NUnit
13 8 (1.02%) MSTest
13 8 (1.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 6 (0.76%) WebDriver
14 6 (0.76%) PHPUnit
14 6 (0.76%) Hudson
15 5 (0.63%) Log4j
General
1 62 (7.87%) Finance
2 38 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.57%) Marketing
4 13 (1.65%) Automotive
5 11 (1.40%) Banking
6 9 (1.14%) Advertising
7 7 (0.89%) Retail
7 7 (0.89%) Games
8 6 (0.76%) Publishing
9 4 (0.51%) Interactive Media
10 3 (0.38%) Law
10 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) French Language
12 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (50.76%) .NET
2 304 (38.58%) HTML
3 293 (37.18%) CSS
4 267 (33.88%) jQuery
5 261 (33.12%) ASP.NET
6 121 (15.36%) HTML5
7 120 (15.23%) Web Services
8 119 (15.10%) WCF
9 102 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 94 (11.93%) CSS3
11 93 (11.80%) Ajax
12 88 (11.17%) XML
13 68 (8.63%) .NET Framework
14 64 (8.12%) RESTful
15 54 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 49 (6.22%) KnockoutJS
17 48 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
18 46 (5.84%) Spring
19 45 (5.71%) Sass
19 45 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.77%) Computer Science
2 61 (7.74%) Client/Server
3 36 (4.57%) Open Source
4 25 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 22 (2.79%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (2.54%) Mathematics
7 15 (1.90%) Mobile Computing
8 14 (1.78%) iPhone
9 12 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.40%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.14%) iPad
12 6 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.63%) GIS
13 5 (0.63%) Physics
13 5 (0.63%) Derivative
14 4 (0.51%) Smartphone
15 3 (0.38%) Visualisation
15 3 (0.38%) Social Media
16 2 (0.25%) DataPower
16 2 (0.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 104 (13.20%) Linux
2 73 (9.26%) Windows
3 41 (5.20%) Android
4 32 (4.06%) UNIX
5 22 (2.79%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.89%) Debian
8 5 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.38%) AIX
10 2 (0.25%) Solaris
10 2 (0.25%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.25%) LynxOS
11 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (23.98%) MVC
2 147 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (11.93%) Scrum
4 66 (8.38%) OO
5 65 (8.25%) Unit Testing
6 64 (8.12%) Software Engineering
7 63 (7.99%) Web Development
8 61 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
9 56 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (6.35%) TDD
11 44 (5.58%) ETL
12 33 (4.19%) SOA
13 32 (4.06%) OOP
13 32 (4.06%) Time Management
14 28 (3.55%) System Testing
15 27 (3.43%) Data Modelling
15 27 (3.43%) OOD
16 25 (3.17%) UML
16 25 (3.17%) BDD
17 24 (3.05%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 419 (53.17%) C#
2 335 (42.51%) SQL
3 333 (42.26%) JavaScript
4 133 (16.88%) Java
5 100 (12.69%) PHP
6 87 (11.04%) VB.NET
7 85 (10.79%) T-SQL
8 57 (7.23%) C++
9 47 (5.96%) Python
10 42 (5.33%) VB
11 26 (3.30%) C
12 24 (3.05%) Perl
12 24 (3.05%) Ruby
13 16 (2.03%) PHP5
14 14 (1.78%) Objective-C
14 14 (1.78%) VBA
15 12 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.40%) VB6
16 11 (1.40%) Apex Code
17 4 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 118 (14.97%) Degree
2 48 (6.09%) Security Cleared
3 35 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.63%) ISEB
7 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.13%) MCTS
8 1 (0.13%) MCITP
8 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.13%) MCSD
8 1 (0.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.05%) WCAG
2 18 (2.28%) QA
3 2 (0.25%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 138 (17.51%) Microsoft
2 51 (6.47%) Oracle
3 24 (3.05%) Sitecore
4 14 (1.78%) Red Hat
5 13 (1.65%) Cognos
5 13 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.52%) Google
6 12 (1.52%) Adobe
7 11 (1.40%) IBM
7 11 (1.40%) Business Objects
7 11 (1.40%) hybris
7 11 (1.40%) Xamarin
7 11 (1.40%) Zend
8 10 (1.27%) Telerik
8 10 (1.27%) Teradata
9 9 (1.14%) Netezza
9 9 (1.14%) SAP
10 6 (0.76%) JBoss
11 5 (0.63%) Open Text
11 5 (0.63%) ESRI
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