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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 10 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 291 532 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.21% 20.89% 25.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.97% 22.68% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 256 474 494
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £58,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
2431 2346 1969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.11% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1776 1673
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,100 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 356 (55.37%) C#
2 331 (51.48%) .NET
3 291 (45.26%) SQL
4 264 (41.06%) JavaScript
5 257 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
6 236 (36.70%) ASP.NET
7 231 (35.93%) HTML
8 219 (34.06%) CSS
9 217 (33.75%) MVC
9 217 (33.75%) SQL Server
10 186 (28.93%) jQuery
11 152 (23.64%) Microsoft
12 149 (23.17%) Web Services
13 136 (21.15%) Java
14 129 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 120 (18.66%) Degree
16 108 (16.80%) Scrum
17 103 (16.02%) XML
18 100 (15.55%) HTML5
19 95 (14.77%) WCF
20 91 (14.15%) .NET Framework
21 83 (12.91%) Git (software)
22 81 (12.60%) Finance
23 78 (12.13%) Computer Science
24 77 (11.98%) Team Foundation Server
25 75 (11.66%) Visual Studio
26 74 (11.51%) TDD
27 72 (11.20%) Unit Testing
27 72 (11.20%) MS Excel
27 72 (11.20%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (6.22%) Apache
2 37 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 33 (5.13%) CMS
4 29 (4.51%) Tomcat
5 24 (3.73%) IIS
6 19 (2.95%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (2.95%) Apache Solr
7 15 (2.33%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.56%) Drupal
10 9 (1.40%) WordPress
11 7 (1.09%) Node.js
11 7 (1.09%) JBoss
11 7 (1.09%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.93%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.62%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.31%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 72 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.71%) MS Office
3 10 (1.56%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.78%) ArcView
4 5 (0.78%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) InDesign
7 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.16%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.62%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (0.62%) SAP BPC
2 4 (0.62%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.62%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.62%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.64%) SaaS
2 15 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.09%) PaaS
4 2 (0.31%) Office 365
4 2 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.44%) HTTP
2 15 (2.33%) Internet
3 8 (1.24%) Broadband
4 2 (0.31%) SMTP
5 1 (0.16%) DHCP
5 1 (0.16%) DNS
5 1 (0.16%) Intranet
5 1 (0.16%) Firewall
5 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (33.75%) SQL Server
2 68 (10.58%) MySQL
3 44 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (5.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 35 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (4.51%) OLAP
8 26 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (2.49%) OLAP Cube
11 15 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (2.18%) Star Schema
12 14 (2.18%) Relational Database
13 11 (1.71%) NoSQL
13 11 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (1.71%) Adabas
13 11 (1.71%) Oracle OLAP
13 11 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.56%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 83 (12.91%) Git (software)
2 77 (11.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 75 (11.66%) Visual Studio
4 59 (9.18%) Subversion
5 42 (6.53%) Jenkins
6 31 (4.82%) Selenium
7 28 (4.35%) Mockito
8 25 (3.89%) Maven
9 21 (3.27%) JUnit
10 20 (3.11%) Eclipse
11 14 (2.18%) NUnit
12 11 (1.71%) Mercurial
13 8 (1.24%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (1.24%) Ant
13 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (1.09%) WebDriver
14 7 (1.09%) MSTest
14 7 (1.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 6 (0.93%) Moq
15 6 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 81 (12.60%) Finance
2 53 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 21 (3.27%) Banking
4 16 (2.49%) Marketing
5 9 (1.40%) Retail
6 7 (1.09%) Games
7 6 (0.93%) Advertising
8 4 (0.62%) Publishing
8 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.62%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.47%) Automotive
10 2 (0.31%) Local Government
10 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (51.48%) .NET
2 236 (36.70%) ASP.NET
3 231 (35.93%) HTML
4 219 (34.06%) CSS
5 186 (28.93%) jQuery
6 149 (23.17%) Web Services
7 129 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 103 (16.02%) XML
9 100 (15.55%) HTML5
10 95 (14.77%) WCF
11 91 (14.15%) .NET Framework
12 72 (11.20%) CSS3
13 56 (8.71%) Ajax
14 55 (8.55%) WPF
14 55 (8.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 55 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 53 (8.24%) Spring
16 46 (7.15%) J2EE
16 46 (7.15%) KnockoutJS
17 44 (6.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.13%) Computer Science
2 55 (8.55%) Client/Server
3 36 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (3.89%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.58%) Mathematics
5 23 (3.58%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (3.11%) Open Source
7 19 (2.95%) iPad
8 13 (2.02%) Mobile Computing
8 13 (2.02%) User Experience
9 12 (1.87%) Social Media
10 9 (1.40%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.40%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.09%) iPhone
12 6 (0.93%) Streaming Music
13 5 (0.78%) GIS
13 5 (0.78%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (10.73%) Linux
2 65 (10.11%) Windows
3 32 (4.98%) UNIX
4 22 (3.42%) Android
5 15 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.62%) Debian
8 3 (0.47%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.47%) LynxOS
9 2 (0.31%) SUSE
9 2 (0.31%) Solaris
9 2 (0.31%) AIX
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.31%) VMS
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (33.75%) MVC
3 108 (16.80%) Scrum
4 74 (11.51%) TDD
5 72 (11.20%) Unit Testing
5 72 (11.20%) OO
6 70 (10.89%) Software Engineering
7 62 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
8 60 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (8.86%) Web Development
10 45 (7.00%) SOA
11 43 (6.69%) BDD
12 35 (5.44%) System Testing
13 33 (5.13%) E-Commerce
14 32 (4.98%) Web Application Development
15 31 (4.82%) Mentoring
16 26 (4.04%) ETL
17 25 (3.89%) Data Modelling
17 25 (3.89%) DSDM
18 23 (3.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 356 (55.37%) C#
2 291 (45.26%) SQL
3 264 (41.06%) JavaScript
4 136 (21.15%) Java
5 61 (9.49%) PHP
6 54 (8.40%) T-SQL
7 47 (7.31%) VB.NET
8 30 (4.67%) C++
9 29 (4.51%) Python
10 24 (3.73%) VB
11 22 (3.42%) C
11 22 (3.42%) Perl
12 14 (2.18%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.02%) Ruby
14 11 (1.71%) NATURAL
15 10 (1.56%) PHP5
16 9 (1.40%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.24%) ABAP
17 8 (1.24%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.93%) Ada
Qualifications
1 120 (18.66%) Degree
2 33 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.51%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.62%) CCA
6 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.31%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) MCSD
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.95%) WCAG
2 8 (1.24%) QA
3 3 (0.47%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Firmware
2 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 152 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.55%) Oracle
3 29 (4.51%) Sitecore
4 28 (4.35%) SAP
5 22 (3.42%) Business Objects
6 19 (2.95%) hybris
7 17 (2.64%) Telerik
8 13 (2.02%) IBM
8 13 (2.02%) HP
9 11 (1.71%) EPiServer
10 10 (1.56%) DevExpress
10 10 (1.56%) Teradata
11 9 (1.40%) Netezza
12 8 (1.24%) Google
12 8 (1.24%) Zend
13 6 (0.93%) Ab Initio
13 6 (0.93%) Cognos
14 5 (0.78%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.78%) ESRI
15 4 (0.62%) Remedy
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 45k +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £55k plus Career, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Career, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ULTIMA BUSINESS SOLUTIONS LTD
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago