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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 380 491 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.62% 20.97% 22.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.91% 22.59% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 343 457 427
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2247 2174 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.36% 92.87% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1637 1586
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 364 (54.33%) C#
2 356 (53.13%) .NET
3 275 (41.04%) ASP.NET
4 274 (40.90%) JavaScript
5 266 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
6 256 (38.21%) MVC
7 246 (36.72%) HTML
8 235 (35.07%) SQL
9 230 (34.33%) SQL Server
10 220 (32.84%) CSS
11 174 (25.97%) jQuery
12 168 (25.07%) Java
13 159 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 149 (22.24%) Web Services
15 142 (21.19%) Microsoft
16 136 (20.30%) Degree
17 119 (17.76%) Software Engineering
18 111 (16.57%) HTML5
19 105 (15.67%) TDD
20 101 (15.07%) AngularJS
21 97 (14.48%) OO
22 93 (13.88%) MySQL
22 93 (13.88%) Scrum
23 84 (12.54%) J2EE
23 84 (12.54%) Git (software)
24 82 (12.24%) XML
25 81 (12.09%) Spring
26 80 (11.94%) CSS3
27 79 (11.79%) WCF
28 71 (10.60%) Web Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 36 (5.37%) Apache
1 36 (5.37%) CMS
2 24 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.43%) Tomcat
4 21 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 21 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 21 (3.13%) Umbraco
5 20 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (2.84%) JBoss
7 13 (1.94%) IIS
8 10 (1.49%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.04%) Kentico
11 6 (0.90%) Node.js
11 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.90%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.75%) WordPress
12 5 (0.75%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.60%) Liferay
Applications
1 60 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.79%) MS Office
3 5 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.15%) InDesign
4 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.75%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.15%) Agresso
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.39%) SaaS
3 7 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.90%) PaaS
5 4 (0.60%) GitHub
6 3 (0.45%) MailChimp
6 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.09%) HTTP
2 3 (0.45%) Intranet
2 3 (0.45%) Internet
3 2 (0.30%) CTI
4 1 (0.15%) VoIP
4 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 93 (13.88%) MySQL
3 31 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (4.33%) NoSQL
5 23 (3.43%) Relational Database
6 22 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 18 (2.69%) CouchDB
8 18 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.94%) RavenDB
11 12 (1.79%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.49%) OLAP
13 9 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.19%) Oracle Database
15 7 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.04%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 84 (12.54%) Git (software)
2 59 (8.81%) Visual Studio
3 52 (7.76%) Subversion
4 41 (6.12%) Maven
5 32 (4.78%) Selenium
6 28 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
7 20 (2.99%) Ant
8 19 (2.84%) NUnit
8 19 (2.84%) Moq
8 19 (2.84%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.69%) JUnit
9 18 (2.69%) Eclipse
10 16 (2.39%) Mockito
11 10 (1.49%) JIRA
12 9 (1.34%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 9 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.04%) jMock
13 7 (1.04%) PHPUnit
General
1 69 (10.30%) Finance
2 38 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 28 (4.18%) Marketing
4 20 (2.99%) Banking
5 17 (2.54%) Advertising
6 12 (1.79%) Retail
7 5 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.60%) Automotive
8 4 (0.60%) Local Government
9 3 (0.45%) Games
10 2 (0.30%) Legal
10 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (53.13%) .NET
2 275 (41.04%) ASP.NET
3 246 (36.72%) HTML
4 220 (32.84%) CSS
5 174 (25.97%) jQuery
6 159 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 149 (22.24%) Web Services
8 111 (16.57%) HTML5
9 101 (15.07%) AngularJS
10 84 (12.54%) J2EE
11 82 (12.24%) XML
12 81 (12.09%) Spring
13 80 (11.94%) CSS3
14 79 (11.79%) WCF
15 70 (10.45%) WPF
15 70 (10.45%) .NET Framework
16 49 (7.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 46 (6.87%) ASP.NET Web API
17 46 (6.87%) Ajax
17 46 (6.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 42 (6.27%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (3.73%) Social Media
5 22 (3.28%) User Experience
5 22 (3.28%) Open Source
6 20 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.69%) Inversion of Control
8 17 (2.54%) Streaming Music
9 10 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.34%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.34%) iPad
10 9 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.34%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.90%) W3C
11 6 (0.90%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.90%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.75%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.60%) iPhone
13 4 (0.60%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 67 (10.00%) Windows
2 63 (9.40%) Linux
3 49 (7.31%) UNIX
4 24 (3.58%) Android
5 21 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.60%) AIX
6 4 (0.60%) Solaris
7 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.30%) VMS
8 2 (0.30%) SUSE
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.15%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.15%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (38.21%) MVC
3 119 (17.76%) Software Engineering
4 105 (15.67%) TDD
5 97 (14.48%) OO
6 93 (13.88%) Scrum
7 71 (10.60%) Web Development
8 65 (9.70%) Web Application Development
9 52 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (7.61%) Unit Testing
11 49 (7.31%) BDD
12 48 (7.16%) System Testing
13 47 (7.01%) SOA
14 46 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (5.37%) E-Commerce
16 31 (4.63%) OOP
17 28 (4.18%) MVVM
18 27 (4.03%) OOA/OOD
19 25 (3.73%) Multithreading
19 25 (3.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 364 (54.33%) C#
2 274 (40.90%) JavaScript
3 235 (35.07%) SQL
4 168 (25.07%) Java
5 66 (9.85%) PHP
6 62 (9.25%) T-SQL
7 42 (6.27%) VB.NET
8 30 (4.48%) Python
9 27 (4.03%) Shell Script
10 25 (3.73%) PL/SQL
11 22 (3.28%) C++
11 22 (3.28%) Ruby
12 15 (2.24%) VB
13 14 (2.09%) C
14 13 (1.94%) Perl
15 7 (1.04%) XPath
15 7 (1.04%) PHP5
16 6 (0.90%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.90%) XQuery
17 5 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 136 (20.30%) Degree
2 17 (2.54%) SC Cleared
2 17 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.15%) CIMA
4 1 (0.15%) MOS
4 1 (0.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.49%) QA
2 5 (0.75%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 142 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 49 (7.31%) Oracle
3 29 (4.33%) Telerik
4 23 (3.43%) DevExpress
5 22 (3.28%) Sitecore
6 16 (2.39%) Business Objects
7 15 (2.24%) SAP
8 12 (1.79%) EPiServer
9 10 (1.49%) hybris
10 8 (1.19%) IBM
10 8 (1.19%) Twitter
10 8 (1.19%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.19%) Adobe
10 8 (1.19%) Ab Initio
11 5 (0.75%) HP
11 5 (0.75%) Zend
11 5 (0.75%) Google
12 4 (0.60%) SaltStack
12 4 (0.60%) Cognos
12 4 (0.60%) VMware
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