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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 384 442 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.07% 18.28% 18.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.35% 19.57% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 344 416 373
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
2213 2258 2016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.63% 93.38% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1695 1628
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,527 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 5 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 382 (53.80%) .NET
2 379 (53.38%) C#
3 307 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 291 (40.99%) ASP.NET
5 289 (40.70%) JavaScript
6 271 (38.17%) MVC
7 256 (36.06%) SQL Server
8 253 (35.63%) HTML
9 237 (33.38%) SQL
10 226 (31.83%) CSS
11 201 (28.31%) Java
12 192 (27.04%) jQuery
13 171 (24.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 156 (21.97%) Web Services
15 154 (21.69%) Degree
16 148 (20.85%) Microsoft
17 137 (19.30%) AngularJS
18 136 (19.15%) Software Engineering
19 125 (17.61%) Scrum
20 121 (17.04%) TDD
20 121 (17.04%) HTML5
21 113 (15.92%) MySQL
22 108 (15.21%) OO
23 99 (13.94%) Spring
24 96 (13.52%) J2EE
25 87 (12.25%) PHP
26 85 (11.97%) Git (software)
27 84 (11.83%) CSS3
28 83 (11.69%) Web Development
29 81 (11.41%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 37 (5.21%) Apache
2 31 (4.37%) CMS
3 24 (3.38%) WebSphere
4 23 (3.24%) SharePoint
5 22 (3.10%) WebLogic
5 22 (3.10%) JBoss
6 19 (2.68%) Tomcat
7 17 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (2.25%) Umbraco
9 12 (1.69%) IIS
10 8 (1.13%) Kentico
10 8 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.70%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.70%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 72 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.41%) MS Office
3 4 (0.56%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.42%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) InDesign
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.14%) Agresso
3 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.14%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.24%) SaaS
3 22 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.85%) GitHub
6 5 (0.70%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.42%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.28%) Office 365
9 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.14%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.27%) HTTP
2 3 (0.42%) VoIP
2 3 (0.42%) Internet
3 2 (0.28%) MPLS
3 2 (0.28%) OSPF
3 2 (0.28%) BGP
3 2 (0.28%) Firewall
3 2 (0.28%) IPsec
3 2 (0.28%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (0.28%) Network Security
3 2 (0.28%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (0.28%) SMTP
3 2 (0.28%) ADSL
3 2 (0.28%) Broadband
3 2 (0.28%) VPN
3 2 (0.28%) DNS
3 2 (0.28%) CTI
3 2 (0.28%) Intranet
3 2 (0.28%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (36.06%) SQL Server
2 113 (15.92%) MySQL
3 43 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (5.49%) NoSQL
5 26 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (3.52%) MongoDB
6 25 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (3.38%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.96%) CouchDB
9 19 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (2.54%) RavenDB
11 15 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.69%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.41%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.27%) Riak
16 8 (1.13%) MS Access
17 7 (0.99%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 85 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 57 (8.03%) Visual Studio
3 55 (7.75%) Subversion
4 53 (7.46%) Maven
5 36 (5.07%) Selenium
6 35 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (4.37%) Ant
8 26 (3.66%) NUnit
9 25 (3.52%) Rhino Mocks
9 25 (3.52%) Jenkins
10 24 (3.38%) Moq
11 23 (3.24%) JUnit
12 20 (2.82%) Eclipse
13 17 (2.39%) JIRA
14 14 (1.97%) PHPUnit
15 11 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
15 11 (1.55%) Mockito
15 11 (1.55%) TeamCity
16 9 (1.27%) MSTest
17 7 (0.99%) jMock
General
1 75 (10.56%) Finance
2 34 (4.79%) Marketing
3 30 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.96%) Advertising
5 15 (2.11%) Banking
6 11 (1.55%) Retail
7 5 (0.70%) Automotive
8 4 (0.56%) Legal
8 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.42%) Local Government
10 2 (0.28%) Publishing
10 2 (0.28%) Games
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.14%) French Language
11 1 (0.14%) German Language
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (53.80%) .NET
2 291 (40.99%) ASP.NET
3 253 (35.63%) HTML
4 226 (31.83%) CSS
5 192 (27.04%) jQuery
6 171 (24.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 156 (21.97%) Web Services
8 137 (19.30%) AngularJS
9 121 (17.04%) HTML5
10 99 (13.94%) Spring
11 96 (13.52%) J2EE
12 84 (11.83%) CSS3
13 81 (11.41%) WCF
14 79 (11.13%) .NET Framework
15 74 (10.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 73 (10.28%) XML
17 72 (10.14%) WPF
18 65 (9.15%) Hibernate
19 61 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web API
20 56 (7.89%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 46 (6.48%) Mobile App
3 31 (4.37%) Open Source
4 28 (3.94%) Inversion of Control
5 27 (3.80%) User Experience
6 24 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.24%) Social Media
8 18 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.54%) Client/Server
9 17 (2.39%) Streaming Music
10 10 (1.41%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.99%) Social Network
11 7 (0.99%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.85%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.85%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.85%) W3C
13 5 (0.70%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.70%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.28%) Windows
2 70 (9.86%) Linux
3 48 (6.76%) UNIX
4 24 (3.38%) Android
5 20 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.85%) Solaris
7 4 (0.56%) AIX
8 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.42%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.28%) VMS
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.14%) CentOS
10 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.14%) SUSE
10 1 (0.14%) Debian
10 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (38.17%) MVC
3 136 (19.15%) Software Engineering
4 125 (17.61%) Scrum
5 121 (17.04%) TDD
6 108 (15.21%) OO
7 83 (11.69%) Web Development
8 73 (10.28%) Web Application Development
9 61 (8.59%) Unit Testing
10 58 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (7.04%) BDD
12 45 (6.34%) System Testing
13 44 (6.20%) SOA
14 42 (5.92%) OOP
15 39 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (4.93%) E-Commerce
17 32 (4.51%) Multithreading
18 28 (3.94%) Kanban
18 28 (3.94%) MVVM
19 27 (3.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 379 (53.38%) C#
2 289 (40.70%) JavaScript
3 237 (33.38%) SQL
4 201 (28.31%) Java
5 87 (12.25%) PHP
6 77 (10.85%) T-SQL
7 48 (6.76%) VB.NET
8 39 (5.49%) Python
9 31 (4.37%) PL/SQL
10 28 (3.94%) Ruby
11 27 (3.80%) Shell Script
12 17 (2.39%) C++
13 16 (2.25%) Perl
14 14 (1.97%) VB
15 11 (1.55%) TypeScript
16 9 (1.27%) C
17 7 (0.99%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.85%) XPath
18 6 (0.85%) PHP5
18 6 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 154 (21.69%) Degree
2 12 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.28%) CCNP
5 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.14%) CIMA
6 1 (0.14%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (1.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.42%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.99%) Puppet
3 3 (0.42%) SCCM
4 2 (0.28%) Nagios
4 2 (0.28%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 148 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.76%) Oracle
3 24 (3.38%) Telerik
4 20 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 18 (2.54%) DevExpress
5 18 (2.54%) Twitter
6 9 (1.27%) Xamarin
6 9 (1.27%) Facebook
7 8 (1.13%) IBM
7 8 (1.13%) Ab Initio
7 8 (1.13%) Adobe
8 6 (0.85%) SAP
8 6 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.85%) Google
8 6 (0.85%) hybris
8 6 (0.85%) Zend
8 6 (0.85%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.70%) Cognos
9 5 (0.70%) Genesys
10 4 (0.56%) Cisco
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