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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 67 77 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 44 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.54% 3.32% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 3.53% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 54
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
1213 1897 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.59% 94.00% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1513 1580
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (60.00%) C#
2 42 (56.00%) .NET
2 42 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.67%) AngularJS
4 33 (44.00%) SQL
5 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
5 31 (41.33%) SQL Server
5 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET
6 25 (33.33%) MVC
7 23 (30.67%) Java
7 23 (30.67%) Degree
8 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (25.33%) XML
9 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
10 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
11 15 (20.00%) HTML
12 14 (18.67%) LINQ
13 13 (17.33%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (17.33%) CSS
13 13 (17.33%) SDLC
13 13 (17.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (16.00%) Finance
14 12 (16.00%) JIRA
15 11 (14.67%) Selenium
15 11 (14.67%) WPF
15 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
15 11 (14.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (14.67%) Multithreading
15 11 (14.67%) Subversion

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 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.33%) IIS
1 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (8.00%) OLAP
4 5 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.67%) DTS
4 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (6.67%) Power BI
4 5 (6.67%) Snowflake Schema
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.67%) Star Schema
5 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (16.00%) JIRA
4 11 (14.67%) Appium
4 11 (14.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (14.67%) Cucumber
4 11 (14.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (14.67%) Protractor
4 11 (14.67%) Selenium
4 11 (14.67%) Subversion
4 11 (14.67%) TeamCity
4 11 (14.67%) WebDriver
5 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (6.67%) FitNesse
7 3 (4.00%) Ant
8 2 (2.67%) Maven
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) German Language
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.00%) .NET
2 35 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET
4 19 (25.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (25.33%) XML
5 15 (20.00%) HTML
6 14 (18.67%) LINQ
7 13 (17.33%) CSS
8 11 (14.67%) RESTful
8 11 (14.67%) WPF
9 9 (12.00%) .NET Core
9 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.00%) jQuery
10 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (8.00%) WCF
11 6 (8.00%) Web Services
12 5 (6.67%) DCOM
12 5 (6.67%) MAPI
12 5 (6.67%) Spring
12 5 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.67%) NHS
4 3 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.67%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Linux
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) MVC
3 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
4 13 (17.33%) SDLC
5 11 (14.67%) BDD
5 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.67%) Multithreading
5 11 (14.67%) Scrum
5 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.00%) OO
6 9 (12.00%) TDD
7 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.00%) OOD
8 5 (6.67%) ATDD
8 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.67%) OOP
8 5 (6.67%) Security Management
9 4 (5.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.00%) C#
2 33 (44.00%) SQL
3 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (30.67%) Java
5 10 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 9 (12.00%) C++
7 7 (9.33%) PHP
7 7 (9.33%) Python
8 6 (8.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.67%) TypeScript
9 5 (6.67%) VB
10 4 (5.33%) Perl
11 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
11 3 (4.00%) Scala
12 2 (2.67%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.33%) Go
13 1 (1.33%) Haskell
13 1 (1.33%) Ruby
13 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) Zend
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
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