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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 456 387 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 20.35% 15.58% 19.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.63% 16.91% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 413 353 409
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
2108 2289 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.07% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1621 1676
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 400 (47.39%) JavaScript
2 358 (42.42%) C#
3 351 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
4 348 (41.23%) .NET
5 329 (38.98%) HTML
6 305 (36.14%) CSS
7 295 (34.95%) SQL
8 291 (34.48%) SQL Server
9 282 (33.41%) MVC
10 248 (29.38%) jQuery
11 247 (29.27%) ASP.NET
12 244 (28.91%) Java
13 177 (20.97%) AngularJS
14 173 (20.50%) PHP
15 157 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
16 155 (18.36%) MySQL
17 154 (18.25%) Scrum
18 146 (17.30%) Web Services
19 145 (17.18%) Degree
20 144 (17.06%) HTML5
21 127 (15.05%) TDD
22 124 (14.69%) Linux
23 118 (13.98%) Microsoft
24 115 (13.63%) OO
25 111 (13.15%) Software Engineering
26 109 (12.91%) Git (software)
27 108 (12.80%) Windows
28 103 (12.20%) Computer Science
29 98 (11.61%) .NET Framework
29 98 (11.61%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 64 (7.58%) Apache
2 41 (4.86%) CMS
3 30 (3.55%) WebSphere
3 30 (3.55%) JBoss
4 27 (3.20%) Node.js
5 22 (2.61%) WebLogic
6 21 (2.49%) Sitecore CMS
7 20 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 20 (2.37%) SharePoint
8 19 (2.25%) IIS
9 16 (1.90%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.95%) SAP EP
10 8 (0.95%) SAP Portal
10 8 (0.95%) Kentico
11 7 (0.83%) Drupal
11 7 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.71%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.59%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.59%) Liferay
Applications
1 75 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.42%) MS Office
3 11 (1.30%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.47%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.50%) SaaS
2 34 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.07%) GitHub
5 8 (0.95%) Office 365
6 5 (0.59%) IaaS
7 4 (0.47%) Yammer
8 3 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.24%) PaaS
9 2 (0.24%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.18%) Internet
2 8 (0.95%) HTTP
3 6 (0.71%) VoIP
3 6 (0.71%) SMTP
3 6 (0.71%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.71%) SSL
4 5 (0.59%) Network Security
5 4 (0.47%) NetScaler
5 4 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (0.47%) IPsec
5 4 (0.47%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (0.47%) VPN
5 4 (0.47%) DNS
5 4 (0.47%) MPLS
5 4 (0.47%) OSPF
5 4 (0.47%) BGP
5 4 (0.47%) Firewall
5 4 (0.47%) RIP
5 4 (0.47%) ADSL
5 4 (0.47%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 155 (18.36%) MySQL
3 79 (9.36%) NoSQL
4 49 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 39 (4.62%) MongoDB
8 34 (4.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 34 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 31 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (2.49%) Riak
12 19 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (1.90%) Data Mining
14 12 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (1.42%) SAP BW
14 12 (1.42%) RavenDB
15 11 (1.30%) CouchDB
16 10 (1.18%) Oracle Database
16 10 (1.18%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 109 (12.91%) Git (software)
2 56 (6.64%) Ant
3 48 (5.69%) Maven
3 48 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (5.69%) Jenkins
4 39 (4.62%) Subversion
5 37 (4.38%) Selenium
6 36 (4.27%) PHPUnit
7 32 (3.79%) JUnit
8 27 (3.20%) Visual Studio
8 27 (3.20%) JIRA
9 18 (2.13%) Eclipse
10 17 (2.01%) NUnit
11 14 (1.66%) MSTest
12 13 (1.54%) Grunt
13 11 (1.30%) Mocha
14 10 (1.18%) Gradle
15 9 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
15 9 (1.07%) Moq
16 8 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 85 (10.07%) Finance
2 47 (5.57%) Marketing
3 42 (4.98%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.91%) Advertising
5 23 (2.73%) Banking
6 18 (2.13%) Retail
6 18 (2.13%) Legal
7 13 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.07%) Games
9 7 (0.83%) Publishing
9 7 (0.83%) Automotive
10 3 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.24%) Electronics
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (41.23%) .NET
2 329 (38.98%) HTML
3 305 (36.14%) CSS
4 248 (29.38%) jQuery
5 247 (29.27%) ASP.NET
6 177 (20.97%) AngularJS
7 157 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 146 (17.30%) Web Services
9 144 (17.06%) HTML5
10 98 (11.61%) XML
10 98 (11.61%) .NET Framework
11 94 (11.14%) CSS3
12 90 (10.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 90 (10.66%) Spring
13 88 (10.43%) REST
14 81 (9.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 80 (9.48%) WCF
16 78 (9.24%) Hibernate
16 78 (9.24%) J2EE
17 70 (8.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 103 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 40 (4.74%) User Experience
2 40 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (2.96%) Mathematics
4 19 (2.25%) Inversion of Control
4 19 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.01%) Visualisation
6 15 (1.78%) Digital Media
6 15 (1.78%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.42%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.30%) Physics
10 10 (1.18%) Social Network
11 9 (1.07%) W3C
12 7 (0.83%) Smartphone
12 7 (0.83%) Data Extraction
12 7 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
13 6 (0.71%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.71%) Social Media
14 4 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 124 (14.69%) Linux
2 108 (12.80%) Windows
3 33 (3.91%) UNIX
4 21 (2.49%) Android
5 11 (1.30%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.18%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.95%) CentOS
8 7 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (0.83%) Solaris
9 6 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.24%) Debian
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.12%) SUSE
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (33.41%) MVC
3 154 (18.25%) Scrum
4 127 (15.05%) TDD
5 115 (13.63%) OO
6 111 (13.15%) Software Engineering
7 91 (10.78%) Unit Testing
8 90 (10.66%) Web Development
9 73 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (7.70%) OOP
11 55 (6.52%) BDD
12 54 (6.40%) Web Application Development
13 49 (5.81%) Open Source
14 47 (5.57%) Multithreading
15 46 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
16 45 (5.33%) SDLC
17 43 (5.09%) E-Commerce
18 40 (4.74%) SOA
19 29 (3.44%) Dependency Injection
20 27 (3.20%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 400 (47.39%) JavaScript
2 358 (42.42%) C#
3 295 (34.95%) SQL
4 244 (28.91%) Java
5 173 (20.50%) PHP
6 87 (10.31%) T-SQL
7 74 (8.77%) Python
8 62 (7.35%) VB.NET
9 60 (7.11%) Ruby
10 52 (6.16%) C++
11 33 (3.91%) PL/SQL
12 31 (3.67%) C
13 28 (3.32%) VB
14 22 (2.61%) Perl
15 19 (2.25%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.78%) Objective-C
17 13 (1.54%) Shell Script
18 12 (1.42%) PHP5
18 12 (1.42%) VBA
19 11 (1.30%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 145 (17.18%) Degree
2 44 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 39 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.47%) CCNP
5 4 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) HNC
7 1 (0.12%) HND
7 1 (0.12%) MCSE
7 1 (0.12%) MCPD
7 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.67%) QA
2 4 (0.47%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) WAI
3 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.47%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.47%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.24%) Xen
5 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (1.78%) Puppet
2 12 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.83%) Ansible
4 5 (0.59%) Nagios
4 5 (0.59%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.47%) SCCM
5 4 (0.47%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.47%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.36%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 118 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.40%) Oracle
3 30 (3.55%) SAP
4 24 (2.84%) Zend
4 24 (2.84%) Sitecore
4 24 (2.84%) Facebook
5 15 (1.78%) Twitter
6 14 (1.66%) Xamarin
7 13 (1.54%) IBM
8 12 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.18%) Telerik
9 10 (1.18%) Splunk
9 10 (1.18%) Tableau
10 8 (0.95%) Adobe
11 7 (0.83%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.71%) Cisco
13 5 (0.59%) Genesys
13 5 (0.59%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.47%) VMware
14 4 (0.47%) Cognos
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