The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 474 444 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.68% 20.54% 30.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.10% 21.75% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 444 406 682
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2358 2041 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.91% 94.40% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1643 1962
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Developer
Berkshire

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 16 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 536 (54.64%) .NET
2 526 (53.62%) C#
3 409 (41.69%) HTML
3 409 (41.69%) SQL Server
4 384 (39.14%) ASP.NET
5 371 (37.82%) JavaScript
6 338 (34.45%) CSS
7 301 (30.68%) SQL
8 246 (25.08%) jQuery
9 234 (23.85%) Microsoft
10 213 (21.71%) MVC
11 200 (20.39%) Java
12 193 (19.67%) Degree
13 177 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
14 159 (16.21%) HTML5
15 155 (15.80%) WCF
16 146 (14.88%) C++
17 138 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
18 125 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
18 125 (12.74%) Software Engineering
18 125 (12.74%) Ajax
19 121 (12.33%) Linux
20 114 (11.62%) TDD
21 113 (11.52%) Finance
22 110 (11.21%) Computer Science
23 105 (10.70%) T-SQL
24 104 (10.60%) Web Services
24 104 (10.60%) SQL Server 2012
25 100 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
26 99 (10.09%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 48 (4.89%) SharePoint
2 45 (4.59%) CMS
3 30 (3.06%) IIS
4 23 (2.34%) SharePoint Server
5 22 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (2.24%) Apache
6 17 (1.73%) Node.js
7 15 (1.53%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.92%) Drupal
9 9 (0.92%) WordPress
10 8 (0.82%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.71%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.41%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.31%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.31%) PowerExchange
14 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 93 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.24%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.63%) MS Office
4 7 (0.71%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 15 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.82%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.61%) Magento
4 6 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 53 (5.40%) SaaS
2 14 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.61%) Force.com
5 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.10%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.79%) Internet
2 13 (1.33%) HTTP
3 12 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.71%) DNS
5 6 (0.61%) TELNET
5 6 (0.61%) SMTP
6 4 (0.41%) VPN
6 4 (0.41%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.20%) VoIP
9 1 (0.10%) SSL
9 1 (0.10%) SMS
9 1 (0.10%) LDAP
9 1 (0.10%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (41.69%) SQL Server
2 138 (14.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 104 (10.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 97 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 91 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (5.71%) NoSQL
7 53 (5.40%) MySQL
8 46 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 42 (4.28%) Riak
10 29 (2.96%) Relational Database
11 22 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (1.83%) Star Schema
13 16 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (1.53%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.43%) RDBMS
16 12 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 12 (1.22%) DTS
17 11 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
18 10 (1.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 60 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 40 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 35 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (1.94%) Ant
4 19 (1.94%) Subversion
5 16 (1.63%) Moq
6 13 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (1.22%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.22%) JUnit
8 11 (1.12%) Maven
8 11 (1.12%) NUnit
9 9 (0.92%) MSTest
10 8 (0.82%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.51%) JIRA
11 5 (0.51%) Selenium
11 5 (0.51%) EasyMock
12 4 (0.41%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.31%) Artifactory
General
1 113 (11.52%) Finance
2 28 (2.85%) Marketing
3 15 (1.53%) Banking
4 14 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.33%) Games
6 9 (0.92%) Legal
7 8 (0.82%) Retail
7 8 (0.82%) Investment Banking
7 8 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.51%) Local Government
9 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.41%) Advertising
9 4 (0.41%) Publishing
9 4 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.31%) Military
11 1 (0.10%) Automotive
11 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.10%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 536 (54.64%) .NET
2 409 (41.69%) HTML
3 384 (39.14%) ASP.NET
4 338 (34.45%) CSS
5 246 (25.08%) jQuery
6 159 (16.21%) HTML5
7 155 (15.80%) WCF
8 125 (12.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 125 (12.74%) Ajax
9 104 (10.60%) Web Services
10 97 (9.89%) CSS3
11 93 (9.48%) XML
12 81 (8.26%) WPF
13 58 (5.91%) RESTful
14 56 (5.71%) JSON
15 54 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 49 (4.99%) .NET Framework
17 43 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
18 41 (4.18%) SOAP
19 35 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 110 (11.21%) Computer Science
2 64 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (4.28%) Mobile App
4 32 (3.26%) Open Source
5 27 (2.75%) Mathematics
5 27 (2.75%) Inversion of Control
6 26 (2.65%) iPhone
7 21 (2.14%) Physics
8 16 (1.63%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.43%) DataPower
10 13 (1.33%) iPad
11 11 (1.12%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.51%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.51%) Social Media
14 4 (0.41%) Mobile Computing
14 4 (0.41%) FMCG
14 4 (0.41%) Streaming Media
14 4 (0.41%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.31%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 121 (12.33%) Linux
2 88 (8.97%) Windows
3 50 (5.10%) UNIX
4 27 (2.75%) Android
5 15 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (1.53%) Solaris
5 15 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.43%) AIX
7 12 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.10%) HPUX
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (21.71%) MVC
2 177 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (12.74%) Software Engineering
4 114 (11.62%) TDD
5 100 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
6 91 (9.28%) OO
7 88 (8.97%) Scrum
8 80 (8.15%) Unit Testing
9 76 (7.75%) Web Development
10 75 (7.65%) ETL
11 57 (5.81%) OOD
12 48 (4.89%) Data Modelling
13 46 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
14 41 (4.18%) OOP
15 38 (3.87%) Document Management
16 37 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
17 36 (3.67%) Business Continuity
17 36 (3.67%) Web Application Development
18 31 (3.16%) CRM
19 30 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 526 (53.62%) C#
2 371 (37.82%) JavaScript
3 301 (30.68%) SQL
4 200 (20.39%) Java
5 146 (14.88%) C++
6 105 (10.70%) T-SQL
7 99 (10.09%) VB.NET
8 93 (9.48%) PHP
9 59 (6.01%) VB
10 48 (4.89%) Python
11 24 (2.45%) Ruby
12 23 (2.34%) Shell Script
13 18 (1.83%) VB6
14 16 (1.63%) VBA
15 15 (1.53%) C
15 15 (1.53%) Perl
16 14 (1.43%) PHP5
17 10 (1.02%) VC++
17 10 (1.02%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 193 (19.67%) Degree
2 32 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.55%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.12%) MCP
5 11 (1.12%) MCAD
5 11 (1.12%) MCSD
5 11 (1.12%) MCTS
6 7 (0.71%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.31%) PhD
8 2 (0.20%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.10%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB
9 1 (0.10%) HND
9 1 (0.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 14 (1.43%) SLA
3 12 (1.22%) WCAG
4 11 (1.12%) QA
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.10%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (0.10%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 234 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 57 (5.81%) Oracle
3 28 (2.85%) Cognos
4 25 (2.55%) Google
5 15 (1.53%) Business Objects
5 15 (1.53%) IBM
6 13 (1.33%) Ab Initio
6 13 (1.33%) Zend
7 12 (1.22%) Sitecore
8 8 (0.82%) JBoss
9 7 (0.71%) Adobe
9 7 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.61%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.51%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.41%) ATG
12 4 (0.41%) SAP
13 3 (0.31%) Sun
13 3 (0.31%) VMware
13 3 (0.31%) BT
13 3 (0.31%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Great Opportunity
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + working from home
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago