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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 82 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 52 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.22% 1.46% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.55% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 44
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2169 2129 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.65% 94.25% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1706 1776
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 23 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Reading

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 26 (38.24%) Java
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
1 26 (38.24%) Web Services
1 26 (38.24%) Linux
2 25 (36.76%) C#
3 24 (35.29%) .NET
4 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 21 (30.88%) System Testing
6 20 (29.41%) HTML
7 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
7 19 (27.94%) Software Engineering
8 18 (26.47%) Scrum
8 18 (26.47%) Degree
9 17 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (25.00%) PHP
9 17 (25.00%) CSS
9 17 (25.00%) Windows
10 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
10 16 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (23.53%) RESTful
11 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
12 14 (20.59%) Client/Server
12 14 (20.59%) MVC
12 14 (20.59%) jQuery
12 14 (20.59%) WCF
12 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
13 13 (19.12%) WPF
14 12 (17.65%) Spring
15 11 (16.18%) Finance

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (4.41%) CICS
3 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) SAS
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) PowerExchange
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Drupal
4 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.47%) Simulink
2 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Internet
2 3 (4.41%) Broadband
2 3 (4.41%) SMTP
2 3 (4.41%) HTTP
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) MySQL
3 7 (10.29%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.88%) Adabas
5 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.94%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.76%) Subversion
3 8 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) TestNG
6 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) NUnit
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (38.24%) Web Services
2 24 (35.29%) .NET
3 20 (29.41%) HTML
4 17 (25.00%) CSS
5 16 (23.53%) RESTful
6 14 (20.59%) WCF
6 14 (20.59%) jQuery
7 13 (19.12%) WPF
8 12 (17.65%) Spring
9 10 (14.71%) HTML5
9 10 (14.71%) CSS3
9 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (13.24%) Ajax
11 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.82%) Struts
13 6 (8.82%) Struts2
14 5 (7.35%) JSON
15 4 (5.88%) LAMP
15 4 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Client/Server
2 11 (16.18%) Mathematics
3 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.82%) iPhone
5 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.88%) Smartphone
6 4 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (5.88%) Physics
6 4 (5.88%) Open Source
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.47%) Derivative
8 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (8.82%) UNIX
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.82%) Debian
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) System Testing
2 19 (27.94%) Software Engineering
3 18 (26.47%) Scrum
4 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (20.59%) MVC
6 7 (10.29%) OO
7 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.82%) TDD
7 6 (8.82%) V-Model
7 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.82%) iOS Development
8 5 (7.35%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.88%) Business Transformation
9 4 (5.88%) Content Management
9 4 (5.88%) Information Security
9 4 (5.88%) CAD
9 4 (5.88%) Project Management
10 3 (4.41%) OOP
10 3 (4.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) Java
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 25 (36.76%) C#
3 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
4 17 (25.00%) PHP
5 7 (10.29%) C++
6 6 (8.82%) Objective-C
6 6 (8.82%) PHP5
7 5 (7.35%) Python
8 4 (5.88%) JCL
8 4 (5.88%) Perl
9 3 (4.41%) COBOL
9 3 (4.41%) NATURAL
10 2 (2.94%) C
11 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.47%) XAML
11 1 (1.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) HNC
3 1 (1.47%) MCSE
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) Business Objects
3 6 (8.82%) Informatica
3 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.88%) IBM
4 4 (5.88%) Sencha
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) Autodesk
5 1 (1.47%) SolidWorks
5 1 (1.47%) Akamai
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 19 days ago