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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 401 318 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.04% 13.21% 21.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.21% 13.80% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 363 285 441
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1984 2305 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.21% 95.72% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1591 1590
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 494 (54.95%) JavaScript
2 476 (52.95%) HTML
3 465 (51.72%) CSS
4 321 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 289 (32.15%) SQL
6 271 (30.14%) C#
7 244 (27.14%) jQuery
8 238 (26.47%) .NET
9 229 (25.47%) SQL Server
10 219 (24.36%) MVC
11 197 (21.91%) PHP
12 192 (21.36%) Java
13 186 (20.69%) HTML5
14 179 (19.91%) Linux
15 174 (19.35%) ASP.NET
16 166 (18.46%) CSS3
17 165 (18.35%) AngularJS
18 161 (17.91%) MySQL
19 152 (16.91%) XML
20 140 (15.57%) Web Services
21 139 (15.46%) Git (software)
22 125 (13.90%) Degree
23 119 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
24 115 (12.79%) TDD
25 111 (12.35%) Microsoft
26 101 (11.23%) Windows
26 101 (11.23%) Python
26 101 (11.23%) Ajax
27 99 (11.01%) Front End Development
28 97 (10.79%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (4.56%) Node.js
2 40 (4.45%) Apache
3 26 (2.89%) Drupal
4 25 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 24 (2.67%) CMS
6 18 (2.00%) JBoss
7 11 (1.22%) SAP EP
7 11 (1.22%) SAP Portal
8 9 (1.00%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.67%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.67%) WordPress
11 4 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.44%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.44%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.33%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.00%) MS Office
5 8 (0.89%) GIMP
6 6 (0.67%) InDesign
7 4 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.56%) Magento
3 4 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 68 (7.56%) SaaS
2 36 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.33%) IaaS
5 11 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.00%) GitHub
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.22%) Heroku
7 2 (0.22%) Office 365
7 2 (0.22%) PaaS
7 2 (0.22%) Yammer
8 1 (0.11%) Force.com
8 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.67%) HTTP
2 21 (2.34%) Internet
3 6 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.56%) Network Security
4 5 (0.56%) SSL
5 4 (0.44%) Firewall
6 2 (0.22%) Intranet
6 2 (0.22%) SMTP
7 1 (0.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 161 (17.91%) MySQL
3 74 (8.23%) Data Warehouse
4 71 (7.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (5.01%) NoSQL
7 43 (4.78%) Data Mining
8 42 (4.67%) SQLite
9 40 (4.45%) Relational Database
10 34 (3.78%) BusinessObjects
10 34 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (3.23%) Big Data
12 26 (2.89%) SAP BW
13 25 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
13 25 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (2.11%) MongoDB
16 18 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
18 16 (1.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 139 (15.46%) Git (software)
2 71 (7.90%) Subversion
3 53 (5.90%) Jenkins
4 48 (5.34%) Visual Studio
5 42 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (3.56%) JIRA
7 26 (2.89%) JUnit
8 25 (2.78%) PHPUnit
9 18 (2.00%) Ant
9 18 (2.00%) Maven
9 18 (2.00%) TestNG
10 16 (1.78%) Eclipse
11 14 (1.56%) gulp
11 14 (1.56%) Hudson
11 14 (1.56%) Trac
12 11 (1.22%) Protractor
13 10 (1.11%) Grunt
13 10 (1.11%) Xcode
14 9 (1.00%) Selenium
14 9 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 96 (10.68%) Finance
2 33 (3.67%) Retail
3 28 (3.11%) Telecoms
4 27 (3.00%) Marketing
5 22 (2.45%) Banking
6 14 (1.56%) Games
7 13 (1.45%) Advertising
7 13 (1.45%) Automotive
8 7 (0.78%) Legal
9 4 (0.44%) Back Office
9 4 (0.44%) Electronics
10 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 476 (52.95%) HTML
2 465 (51.72%) CSS
3 244 (27.14%) jQuery
4 238 (26.47%) .NET
5 186 (20.69%) HTML5
6 174 (19.35%) ASP.NET
7 166 (18.46%) CSS3
8 165 (18.35%) AngularJS
9 152 (16.91%) XML
10 140 (15.57%) Web Services
11 101 (11.23%) Ajax
12 96 (10.68%) JSON
13 70 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 69 (7.68%) RESTful
15 63 (7.01%) Backbone.js
16 59 (6.56%) LAMP
16 59 (6.56%) SOAP
16 59 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 56 (6.23%) Sass
18 55 (6.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.57%) Computer Science
2 54 (6.01%) User Experience
3 46 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (1.78%) Visualisation
5 15 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 15 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.56%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (1.22%) Social Media
7 11 (1.22%) W3C
8 9 (1.00%) iPhone
9 8 (0.89%) Graphic Design
10 7 (0.78%) Data Extraction
10 7 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.78%) NHS
10 7 (0.78%) Physics
11 6 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.67%) FMCG
12 5 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
12 5 (0.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 179 (19.91%) Linux
2 101 (11.23%) Windows
3 47 (5.23%) Android
4 38 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 25 (2.78%) Unix
6 7 (0.78%) CentOS
6 7 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.67%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.11%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) Fedora
10 1 (0.11%) SUSE
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (24.36%) MVC
3 119 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
4 115 (12.79%) TDD
5 99 (11.01%) Front End Development
6 97 (10.79%) OOP
6 97 (10.79%) Scrum
7 93 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 91 (10.12%) OO
9 68 (7.56%) Unit Testing
10 66 (7.34%) Web Development
11 64 (7.12%) Data Management
12 62 (6.90%) SDLC
13 60 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
14 56 (6.23%) ETL
15 49 (5.45%) Open Source
16 47 (5.23%) Analytics
17 41 (4.56%) Data Protection
18 34 (3.78%) Data Analytics
19 31 (3.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 494 (54.95%) JavaScript
2 289 (32.15%) SQL
3 271 (30.14%) C#
4 197 (21.91%) PHP
5 192 (21.36%) Java
6 101 (11.23%) Python
7 88 (9.79%) Ruby
8 81 (9.01%) C++
9 57 (6.34%) Bash Shell
10 54 (6.01%) T-SQL
11 42 (4.67%) Perl
12 31 (3.45%) VB.NET
13 27 (3.00%) PL/SQL
14 25 (2.78%) C
15 19 (2.11%) VB
16 15 (1.67%) Objective-C
17 12 (1.33%) R
17 12 (1.33%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.22%) Apple Swift
19 10 (1.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 125 (13.90%) Degree
2 44 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 32 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.22%) MCSE
6 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.11%) QA
2 6 (0.67%) SLA
2 6 (0.67%) WAI
3 2 (0.22%) WCAG
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (1.33%) HDFS
2 6 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.56%) Xen
4 4 (0.44%) Docker
4 4 (0.44%) Firmware
4 4 (0.44%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.22%) iptables
6 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (0.67%) Ansible
2 4 (0.44%) SCCM
3 3 (0.33%) Puppet
4 2 (0.22%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.22%) Kibana
4 2 (0.22%) logstash
4 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 111 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 73 (8.12%) Oracle
3 47 (5.23%) SAP
4 28 (3.11%) Google
5 24 (2.67%) Adobe
6 22 (2.45%) Zend
7 12 (1.33%) BT
7 12 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.22%) Siemens
9 10 (1.11%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.89%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.78%) Telerik
12 6 (0.67%) Rackspace
12 6 (0.67%) VMware
13 5 (0.56%) IBM
13 5 (0.56%) Northgate
14 4 (0.44%) Cognos
14 4 (0.44%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.44%) Facebook
14 4 (0.44%) Tableau
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