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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 11 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 293 528 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.25% 21.87% 26.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.35% 23.45% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 253 487 481
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2372 2252 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.09% 93.29% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1777 1590
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 23 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 375 (52.30%) C#
2 351 (48.95%) .NET
3 331 (46.16%) SQL
4 311 (43.38%) JavaScript
5 292 (40.73%) HTML
6 279 (38.91%) CSS
7 262 (36.54%) SQL Server
8 244 (34.03%) jQuery
9 235 (32.78%) ASP.NET
10 234 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
11 183 (25.52%) MVC
12 138 (19.25%) Microsoft
13 133 (18.55%) Java
14 121 (16.88%) Degree
15 120 (16.74%) Web Services
16 113 (15.76%) WCF
16 113 (15.76%) HTML5
17 105 (14.64%) Scrum
18 104 (14.50%) XML
19 100 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
20 96 (13.39%) PHP
21 94 (13.11%) Linux
22 92 (12.83%) ASP.NET MVC
23 90 (12.55%) CSS3
24 88 (12.27%) Git (software)
25 86 (11.99%) MySQL
26 82 (11.44%) OO
27 80 (11.16%) Windows
28 79 (11.02%) Computer Science
28 79 (11.02%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 41 (5.72%) SharePoint
2 39 (5.44%) Apache
2 39 (5.44%) CMS
3 27 (3.77%) Drupal
4 21 (2.93%) Tomcat
5 19 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 17 (2.37%) WordPress
7 15 (2.09%) IIS
8 14 (1.95%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.81%) Node.js
10 11 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.26%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.98%) JBoss
13 6 (0.84%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.84%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.56%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.28%) Alfresco
16 2 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 74 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.51%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.67%) MS Office
4 10 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.70%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.70%) ArcView
6 4 (0.56%) DOC1
6 4 (0.56%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.42%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 3 (0.42%) Solid Edge
7 3 (0.42%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.56%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.56%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.56%) SAP FI-GL
3 4 (0.56%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.56%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.65%) SaaS
2 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.84%) PaaS
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.28%) Office 365
4 2 (0.28%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.16%) HTTP
2 22 (3.07%) Internet
3 10 (1.39%) Broadband
4 3 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.42%) SMTP
5 2 (0.28%) RTSP
5 2 (0.28%) Network Security
5 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.28%) RTP
5 2 (0.28%) Firewall
5 2 (0.28%) VPN
6 1 (0.14%) ADSL
6 1 (0.14%) SSL
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) DHCP
6 1 (0.14%) Wireless
6 1 (0.14%) DVB
6 1 (0.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 86 (11.99%) MySQL
3 59 (8.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 52 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (3.77%) OLAP
9 26 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (2.09%) Star Schema
13 12 (1.67%) DTS
13 12 (1.67%) Relational Database
14 11 (1.53%) SQLite
14 11 (1.53%) Oracle OLAP
15 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (1.39%) DB2
15 10 (1.39%) Adabas
16 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 100 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 88 (12.27%) Git (software)
3 75 (10.46%) Visual Studio
4 72 (10.04%) Subversion
5 53 (7.39%) Jenkins
6 26 (3.63%) Selenium
6 26 (3.63%) Eclipse
7 22 (3.07%) Maven
8 20 (2.79%) JUnit
9 19 (2.65%) Mockito
10 11 (1.53%) Mercurial
10 11 (1.53%) Ant
11 10 (1.39%) JIRA
12 9 (1.26%) NUnit
13 8 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
13 8 (1.12%) MSTest
13 8 (1.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.84%) ClearCase
14 6 (0.84%) Hudson
General
1 78 (10.88%) Finance
2 57 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.46%) Marketing
4 22 (3.07%) Banking
5 12 (1.67%) Automotive
6 10 (1.39%) Games
7 8 (1.12%) Advertising
8 7 (0.98%) Retail
9 5 (0.70%) Publishing
10 4 (0.56%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.56%) Interactive Media
10 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.42%) Law
12 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.28%) Local Government
12 2 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (48.95%) .NET
2 292 (40.73%) HTML
3 279 (38.91%) CSS
4 244 (34.03%) jQuery
5 235 (32.78%) ASP.NET
6 120 (16.74%) Web Services
7 113 (15.76%) WCF
7 113 (15.76%) HTML5
8 104 (14.50%) XML
9 92 (12.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 90 (12.55%) CSS3
11 79 (11.02%) .NET Framework
12 69 (9.62%) Ajax
13 59 (8.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 53 (7.39%) RESTful
15 50 (6.97%) KnockoutJS
15 50 (6.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 49 (6.83%) Spring
17 46 (6.42%) Sass
18 41 (5.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (11.02%) Computer Science
2 66 (9.21%) Client/Server
3 32 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (4.32%) Mathematics
5 24 (3.35%) User Experience
6 23 (3.21%) Open Source
6 23 (3.21%) Inversion of Control
7 22 (3.07%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.95%) iPad
8 14 (1.95%) Mobile Computing
9 12 (1.67%) iPhone
10 11 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
10 11 (1.53%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.84%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.70%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.70%) GIS
13 5 (0.70%) Derivative
14 4 (0.56%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 94 (13.11%) Linux
2 80 (11.16%) Windows
3 37 (5.16%) UNIX
4 32 (4.46%) Android
5 18 (2.51%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.98%) Debian
7 7 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.70%) LynxOS
8 5 (0.70%) VxWorks
8 5 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.28%) SUSE
9 2 (0.28%) AIX
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) HPUX
10 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (25.52%) MVC
3 105 (14.64%) Scrum
4 82 (11.44%) OO
5 71 (9.90%) Unit Testing
6 64 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
8 59 (8.23%) Web Development
9 52 (7.25%) Software Engineering
10 50 (6.97%) TDD
11 38 (5.30%) SOA
12 30 (4.18%) OOP
12 30 (4.18%) ETL
13 28 (3.91%) OOD
14 26 (3.63%) Time Management
14 26 (3.63%) UML
14 26 (3.63%) Mentoring
14 26 (3.63%) BDD
15 25 (3.49%) Data Modelling
16 24 (3.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 375 (52.30%) C#
2 331 (46.16%) SQL
3 311 (43.38%) JavaScript
4 133 (18.55%) Java
5 96 (13.39%) PHP
6 67 (9.34%) T-SQL
6 67 (9.34%) VB.NET
7 43 (6.00%) C++
8 38 (5.30%) Python
9 31 (4.32%) C
10 28 (3.91%) VB
11 25 (3.49%) Perl
12 16 (2.23%) PHP5
13 13 (1.81%) Ruby
14 12 (1.67%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.39%) NATURAL
16 8 (1.12%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.12%) Ada
16 8 (1.12%) ABAP
17 7 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 121 (16.88%) Degree
2 44 (6.14%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.56%) CCA
6 3 (0.42%) ISEB
7 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.28%) MCP
8 1 (0.14%) MCSD
8 1 (0.14%) MCSE
8 1 (0.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.35%) WCAG
2 15 (2.09%) QA
3 5 (0.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) Varnish
1 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
1 1 (0.14%) Firmware
1 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.14%) Opsview
2 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 138 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.83%) Oracle
3 31 (4.32%) Sitecore
4 22 (3.07%) SAP
5 18 (2.51%) Business Objects
6 14 (1.95%) HP
6 14 (1.95%) hybris
7 12 (1.67%) Telerik
7 12 (1.67%) IBM
8 11 (1.53%) Zend
9 10 (1.39%) Teradata
9 10 (1.39%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.39%) Adobe
10 9 (1.26%) Netezza
10 9 (1.26%) Google
11 8 (1.12%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.98%) Cognos
12 7 (0.98%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.84%) Open Text
14 5 (0.70%) ESRI
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