The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 134 126 102
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 1.09% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.18% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 32
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Programmer
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
2458 2365 1979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.13% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1783 1679
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 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Reading

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 40 (58.82%) C#
2 35 (51.47%) .NET
3 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
4 28 (41.18%) SQL
5 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (33.82%) Software Engineering
7 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
7 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
8 20 (29.41%) Windows
9 19 (27.94%) HTML
9 19 (27.94%) Web Services
10 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET
10 18 (26.47%) CSS
10 18 (26.47%) MVC
11 17 (25.00%) XML
12 15 (22.06%) Java
12 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (20.59%) PHP
13 14 (20.59%) Linux
13 14 (20.59%) Client/Server
13 14 (20.59%) Scrum
13 14 (20.59%) System Testing
14 13 (19.12%) Degree
15 12 (17.65%) MySQL
15 12 (17.65%) UNIX
15 12 (17.65%) Adabas
15 12 (17.65%) NATURAL
15 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
16 11 (16.18%) SOA

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 5 (7.35%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.47%) Drupal
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
3 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.47%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.47%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Broadband
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) SMTP
3 2 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (17.65%) Adabas
2 12 (17.65%) MySQL
3 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) QlikView
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.29%) Subversion
5 6 (8.82%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.94%) NUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.47%) TestNG
7 1 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (51.47%) .NET
2 19 (27.94%) Web Services
2 19 (27.94%) HTML
3 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET
3 18 (26.47%) CSS
4 17 (25.00%) XML
5 11 (16.18%) WCF
5 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
5 11 (16.18%) RESTful
5 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (14.71%) WPF
7 8 (11.76%) jQuery
8 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (10.29%) LAMP
9 6 (8.82%) HTML5
9 6 (8.82%) Ajax
10 5 (7.35%) CSS3
10 5 (7.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (5.88%) SOAP
12 3 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Client/Server
2 8 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
3 6 (8.82%) Social Media
3 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.35%) iPhone
5 4 (5.88%) Open Source
5 4 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.94%) Physics
8 1 (1.47%) User Experience
8 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Linux
3 12 (17.65%) UNIX
4 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.35%) Debian
6 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) Software Engineering
3 18 (26.47%) MVC
4 14 (20.59%) System Testing
4 14 (20.59%) Scrum
5 11 (16.18%) SOA
6 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.35%) iOS Development
8 5 (7.35%) OO
8 5 (7.35%) TDD
9 4 (5.88%) OOP
10 3 (4.41%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.94%) DRM
11 2 (2.94%) Workflow
11 2 (2.94%) User Stories
11 2 (2.94%) Web Development
12 1 (1.47%) Operations Research
12 1 (1.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (1.47%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) C#
2 28 (41.18%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.06%) Java
5 14 (20.59%) PHP
6 12 (17.65%) NATURAL
7 9 (13.24%) C++
8 6 (8.82%) PHP5
9 5 (7.35%) Objective-C
10 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.88%) Perl
10 4 (5.88%) Python
11 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.94%) C
11 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.94%) VBScript
12 1 (1.47%) Groovy
12 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.47%) VB
12 1 (1.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MCTS
3 1 (1.47%) MCSE
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MCP
3 1 (1.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.18%) HP
3 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Zend
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter
4 1 (1.47%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.47%) Sybase
4 1 (1.47%) Telerik
4 1 (1.47%) SolidWorks
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago