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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 83 75 116
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 40 73 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.38% 3.27% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 3.43% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35 64 23
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software 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
1608 2130 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.77% 95.52% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 1742 1614
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 73 (70.19%) C#
2 60 (57.69%) .NET
3 50 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
5 37 (35.58%) SQL
6 35 (33.65%) SQL Server
7 34 (32.69%) Java
8 29 (27.88%) Software Engineering
9 26 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 26 (25.00%) HTML
10 25 (24.04%) MVC
11 24 (23.08%) Degree
12 23 (22.12%) C++
12 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET
13 21 (20.19%) Python
13 21 (20.19%) jQuery
14 20 (19.23%) CSS
15 19 (18.27%) XML
16 18 (17.31%) Scrum
16 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
17 17 (16.35%) Web Development
17 17 (16.35%) Linux
18 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
18 16 (15.38%) Finance
18 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (15.38%) SaaS
19 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
20 13 (12.50%) .NET Framework
20 13 (12.50%) J2EE
21 12 (11.54%) Perl

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 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.85%) JBoss
3 2 (1.92%) Apache
3 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
2 5 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) SaaS
2 3 (2.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) CTI
1 2 (1.92%) IP Telephony
1 2 (1.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.62%) Big Data
4 6 (5.77%) MySQL
4 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.85%) GIS
5 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.92%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.92%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Ant
2 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.77%) JIRA
4 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.92%) Maven
5 2 (1.92%) NUnit
5 2 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.96%) Selenium
6 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.96%) Subversion
6 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.81%) Banking
3 5 (4.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (57.69%) .NET
2 26 (25.00%) HTML
3 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET
4 21 (20.19%) jQuery
5 20 (19.23%) CSS
6 19 (18.27%) XML
7 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
9 13 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 13 (12.50%) J2EE
10 12 (11.54%) Spring
11 11 (10.58%) JSON
12 8 (7.69%) Classic ASP
13 7 (6.73%) Ajax
13 7 (6.73%) Django
13 7 (6.73%) Web Services
13 7 (6.73%) XSLT
14 6 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (2.88%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 9 (8.65%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (6.73%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.92%) IVR
6 2 (1.92%) Social Media
7 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.96%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Linux
2 11 (10.58%) Unix
3 4 (3.85%) Android
4 2 (1.92%) CentOS
4 2 (1.92%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.96%) Windows
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.88%) Software Engineering
3 25 (24.04%) MVC
4 18 (17.31%) Scrum
5 17 (16.35%) Web Development
6 12 (11.54%) Multithreading
7 10 (9.62%) OO
8 9 (8.65%) Data Protection
8 9 (8.65%) Software Architecture
8 9 (8.65%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.69%) TDD
10 7 (6.73%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (6.73%) Machine Learning
10 7 (6.73%) OOD
10 7 (6.73%) Release Management
10 7 (6.73%) UML
11 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.81%) Web Application Development
12 4 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.19%) C#
2 45 (43.27%) JavaScript
3 37 (35.58%) SQL
4 34 (32.69%) Java
5 23 (22.12%) C++
6 21 (20.19%) Python
7 12 (11.54%) Perl
8 8 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.77%) PHP
10 3 (2.88%) C
10 3 (2.88%) Ruby
10 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.92%) Jython
11 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.92%) VB
12 1 (0.96%) Go
12 1 (0.96%) Haskell
12 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (23.08%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) PhD
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) GAMP
1 1 (0.96%) QA
1 1 (0.96%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Ansible
1 5 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.81%) Puppet
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) SAP
4 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.88%) Zend
5 2 (1.92%) Cisco
5 2 (1.92%) Talend
6 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.96%) Capita
6 1 (0.96%) Twitter
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