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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 352 467 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.00% 20.38% 28.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.34% 21.87% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 308 431 513
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
2295 2135 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.25% 93.15% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1694 1561
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 403 (53.24%) C#
2 381 (50.33%) .NET
3 328 (43.33%) SQL
4 319 (42.14%) JavaScript
5 294 (38.84%) HTML
6 282 (37.25%) CSS
7 281 (37.12%) SQL Server
8 260 (34.35%) jQuery
9 252 (33.29%) ASP.NET
10 238 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
11 183 (24.17%) MVC
12 137 (18.10%) Microsoft
13 135 (17.83%) Java
14 126 (16.64%) Degree
15 116 (15.32%) WCF
15 116 (15.32%) HTML5
16 114 (15.06%) Web Services
17 103 (13.61%) Scrum
18 99 (13.08%) Linux
18 99 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 97 (12.81%) PHP
20 95 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
21 93 (12.29%) XML
22 92 (12.15%) CSS3
23 88 (11.62%) Ajax
24 85 (11.23%) Git (software)
25 83 (10.96%) Computer Science
25 83 (10.96%) T-SQL
26 80 (10.57%) MySQL
27 78 (10.30%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (4.62%) Apache
2 34 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 33 (4.36%) CMS
4 27 (3.57%) Drupal
5 19 (2.51%) Node.js
6 17 (2.25%) Tomcat
7 16 (2.11%) WordPress
8 14 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (1.32%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.32%) IIS
10 9 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.40%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.26%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.26%) Mule
13 2 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.26%) Plone
13 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 75 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.91%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.06%) MS Office
4 5 (0.66%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.66%) ArcView
5 4 (0.53%) MicroStation
5 4 (0.53%) Solid Edge
5 4 (0.53%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 4 (0.53%) DOC1
6 1 (0.13%) Simulink
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.40%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.40%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.40%) SAP FI-GL
4 3 (0.40%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (0.40%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.13%) Magento
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.30%) SaaS
2 7 (0.92%) Force.com
3 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.23%) HTTP
2 28 (3.70%) Internet
3 10 (1.32%) Broadband
4 3 (0.40%) SMTP
4 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.26%) VPN
5 2 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.26%) RTP
5 2 (0.26%) Firewall
5 2 (0.26%) RTSP
5 2 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.13%) ADSL
6 1 (0.13%) Wireless
6 1 (0.13%) DVB
6 1 (0.13%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) DHCP
6 1 (0.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (37.12%) SQL Server
2 80 (10.57%) MySQL
3 70 (9.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (4.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 29 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (2.51%) DTS
9 18 (2.38%) OLAP
9 18 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.25%) Relational Database
11 14 (1.85%) Star Schema
12 11 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.45%) SQLite
13 10 (1.32%) DB2
14 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (1.19%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.92%) PerformancePoint
15 7 (0.92%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 95 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 85 (11.23%) Git (software)
3 68 (8.98%) Subversion
4 67 (8.85%) Visual Studio
5 51 (6.74%) Jenkins
6 25 (3.30%) Selenium
6 25 (3.30%) Eclipse
7 20 (2.64%) JUnit
8 19 (2.51%) Maven
9 15 (1.98%) Mockito
10 10 (1.32%) JIRA
10 10 (1.32%) Ant
10 10 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
11 9 (1.19%) NUnit
12 8 (1.06%) MSTest
12 8 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 6 (0.79%) PHPUnit
13 6 (0.79%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.79%) Hudson
13 6 (0.79%) Trac
General
1 65 (8.59%) Finance
2 44 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.76%) Marketing
4 13 (1.72%) Automotive
5 11 (1.45%) Banking
6 9 (1.19%) Advertising
7 8 (1.06%) Retail
8 7 (0.92%) Games
9 5 (0.66%) Publishing
10 4 (0.53%) Interactive Media
10 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.40%) Law
11 3 (0.40%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.26%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (50.33%) .NET
2 294 (38.84%) HTML
3 282 (37.25%) CSS
4 260 (34.35%) jQuery
5 252 (33.29%) ASP.NET
6 116 (15.32%) WCF
6 116 (15.32%) HTML5
7 114 (15.06%) Web Services
8 99 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 93 (12.29%) XML
10 92 (12.15%) CSS3
11 88 (11.62%) Ajax
12 73 (9.64%) .NET Framework
13 60 (7.93%) RESTful
14 56 (7.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 49 (6.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 49 (6.47%) KnockoutJS
16 48 (6.34%) Spring
17 47 (6.21%) Sass
18 43 (5.68%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.96%) Computer Science
2 64 (8.45%) Client/Server
3 31 (4.10%) Open Source
4 27 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 25 (3.30%) User Experience
6 23 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (3.04%) Inversion of Control
7 21 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
9 13 (1.72%) iPhone
10 11 (1.45%) Blackberry
11 10 (1.32%) iPad
12 8 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (0.66%) GIS
14 5 (0.66%) Physics
14 5 (0.66%) Derivative
15 4 (0.53%) Smartphone
16 3 (0.40%) Social Media
16 3 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 99 (13.08%) Linux
2 76 (10.04%) Windows
3 37 (4.89%) Android
4 33 (4.36%) UNIX
5 20 (2.64%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.92%) Debian
8 4 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.26%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.26%) LynxOS
9 2 (0.26%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) HPUX
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (24.17%) MVC
3 103 (13.61%) Scrum
4 71 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 67 (8.85%) OO
6 66 (8.72%) Web Development
7 61 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (8.06%) Software Engineering
8 59 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
9 48 (6.34%) TDD
10 36 (4.76%) SOA
10 36 (4.76%) ETL
11 32 (4.23%) Time Management
12 31 (4.10%) OOP
13 27 (3.57%) UML
14 26 (3.43%) OOD
15 25 (3.30%) BDD
15 25 (3.30%) Mentoring
16 23 (3.04%) E-Commerce
16 23 (3.04%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 403 (53.24%) C#
2 328 (43.33%) SQL
3 319 (42.14%) JavaScript
4 135 (17.83%) Java
5 97 (12.81%) PHP
6 83 (10.96%) T-SQL
7 78 (10.30%) VB.NET
8 56 (7.40%) C++
9 44 (5.81%) VB
10 40 (5.28%) Python
11 27 (3.57%) C
12 25 (3.30%) Perl
13 22 (2.91%) Ruby
14 15 (1.98%) PHP5
15 14 (1.85%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.85%) VBA
16 11 (1.45%) VB6
16 11 (1.45%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.19%) Apex Code
18 6 (0.79%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 126 (16.64%) Degree
2 49 (6.47%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.89%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.66%) ISEB
7 3 (0.40%) CCA
8 2 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) MCTS
9 1 (0.13%) MCITP
9 1 (0.13%) MCP
9 1 (0.13%) MCSD
9 1 (0.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.17%) WCAG
2 17 (2.25%) QA
3 2 (0.26%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
1 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.26%) Opsview
2 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 137 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.47%) Oracle
3 26 (3.43%) Sitecore
4 14 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 13 (1.72%) SAP
6 11 (1.45%) Adobe
6 11 (1.45%) Cognos
6 11 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.45%) Google
6 11 (1.45%) hybris
7 10 (1.32%) Telerik
7 10 (1.32%) Zend
7 10 (1.32%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.32%) Business Objects
7 10 (1.32%) Teradata
7 10 (1.32%) IBM
8 9 (1.19%) Netezza
9 7 (0.92%) HP
10 6 (0.79%) JBoss
10 6 (0.79%) Open Text
Reading, Berkshire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Career, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Career, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £23000 - £34000 per annum + GREAT BONUS, TRAINING
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago