The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 124 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 19 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.75% 0.88% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.93% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 19
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +52.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2358 2041 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.91% 94.40% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1643 1962
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Programmer
Berkshire

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Programmer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Reading region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Reading

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Reading

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 29 (59.18%) C#
3 21 (42.86%) SQL
4 18 (36.73%) C++
4 18 (36.73%) Degree
5 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
5 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
6 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
7 14 (28.57%) Oracle
7 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 13 (26.53%) Finance
8 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
9 12 (24.49%) WCF
9 12 (24.49%) HTML
9 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
10 9 (18.37%) Web Development
10 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (16.33%) Informatica
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
11 8 (16.33%) Business Objects
11 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
11 8 (16.33%) jQuery
11 8 (16.33%) System Testing
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
12 7 (14.29%) Performance Management
12 7 (14.29%) V-Model
12 7 (14.29%) WPF
12 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 7 (14.29%) Web Services

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) PowerExchange
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.12%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.08%) DB2
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) NUnit
1 2 (4.08%) Maven
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.04%) WiX
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Local Government
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
3 12 (24.49%) WCF
3 12 (24.49%) HTML
4 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (16.33%) jQuery
5 7 (14.29%) WPF
5 7 (14.29%) Web Services
6 5 (10.20%) Ajax
7 3 (6.12%) XSLT
7 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) SOAP
8 2 (4.08%) Struts
8 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.08%) Spring
8 2 (4.08%) Apache Camel
8 2 (4.08%) Dapper ORM
8 2 (4.08%) Apache CXF
8 2 (4.08%) Struts2
8 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.24%) Physics
2 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) DataPower
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) UNIX
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
3 1 (2.04%) Solaris
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.37%) Web Development
3 8 (16.33%) System Testing
4 7 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 7 (14.29%) V-Model
4 7 (14.29%) CAD
4 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.24%) OOD
5 6 (12.24%) OO
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) TDD
7 4 (8.16%) Business Transformation
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.12%) User Stories
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.08%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) C#
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) C++
4 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (12.24%) VB
6 6 (12.24%) Java
7 4 (8.16%) Lisp
8 2 (4.08%) VC++
9 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) HNC
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) Informatica
3 8 (16.33%) Business Objects
4 4 (8.16%) Autodesk
5 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) IBM
6 2 (4.08%) Ab Initio
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago