The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 65 86 109
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 42 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.04% 2.77% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 2.93% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 60 33
Median salary £37,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,400 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
1342 2083 2242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.04% 94.60% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1619 1502
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 48 (60.00%) C#
2 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (51.25%) .NET
4 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
5 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
5 27 (33.75%) AngularJS
6 26 (32.50%) Java
6 26 (32.50%) SQL
6 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET
7 20 (25.00%) Degree
7 20 (25.00%) MVC
8 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
9 18 (22.50%) Finance
10 17 (21.25%) XML
10 17 (21.25%) HTML
11 15 (18.75%) Python
11 15 (18.75%) Unit Testing
11 15 (18.75%) Multithreading
11 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
12 14 (17.50%) Scrum
13 13 (16.25%) CSS
14 12 (15.00%) C++
14 12 (15.00%) SDLC
15 11 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (13.75%) SaaS
15 11 (13.75%) Linux
15 11 (13.75%) TDD
16 10 (12.50%) Computer Science

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) SaaS
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) CTI
1 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
1 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.25%) DTS
5 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.25%) OLAP
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.25%) Power BI
5 5 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.25%) Star Schema
6 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.75%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.75%) JIRA
3 7 (8.75%) Subversion
4 6 (7.50%) Appium
4 6 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.50%) Protractor
4 6 (7.50%) Selenium
4 6 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 6 (7.50%) WebDriver
5 5 (6.25%) Ant
5 5 (6.25%) FitNesse
5 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.75%) Maven
7 2 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (22.50%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.25%) .NET
2 27 (33.75%) AngularJS
3 26 (32.50%) ASP.NET
4 17 (21.25%) HTML
4 17 (21.25%) XML
5 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (16.25%) CSS
7 10 (12.50%) WPF
8 9 (11.25%) Spring
9 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.00%) jQuery
9 8 (10.00%) LINQ
10 7 (8.75%) .NET Framework
10 7 (8.75%) J2EE
11 6 (7.50%) RESTful
11 6 (7.50%) Web Services
12 5 (6.25%) DCOM
12 5 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (6.25%) MAPI
12 5 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (6.25%) NHS
4 2 (2.50%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.50%) IVR
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.25%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Unix
3 6 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (2.50%) CentOS
4 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.00%) MVC
3 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
4 15 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 15 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 14 (17.50%) Scrum
6 12 (15.00%) SDLC
7 11 (13.75%) TDD
8 8 (10.00%) BDD
8 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.75%) OO
9 7 (8.75%) Web Development
10 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.25%) ATDD
11 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.25%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.25%) OOD
11 5 (6.25%) Security Management
11 5 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.00%) C#
2 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 26 (32.50%) Java
3 26 (32.50%) SQL
4 15 (18.75%) Python
5 12 (15.00%) C++
6 8 (10.00%) Perl
7 7 (8.75%) PHP
8 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.25%) TypeScript
10 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.75%) Ruby
11 3 (3.75%) Scala
11 3 (3.75%) VB
12 2 (2.50%) Apex Code
12 2 (2.50%) Jython
13 1 (1.25%) C
13 1 (1.25%) Go
13 1 (1.25%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco
3 2 (2.50%) Talend
3 2 (2.50%) Zend
4 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
Reading
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago