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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 60 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
+33 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 71 48 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.07% 2.09% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 2.19% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 46 46
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1658 2196 2227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.12% 95.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1572 1606
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 127 (90.07%) C#
2 107 (75.89%) .NET
3 73 (51.77%) SQL
4 70 (49.65%) SQL Server
5 67 (47.52%) JavaScript
6 58 (41.13%) MVC
7 57 (40.43%) ASP.NET
8 53 (37.59%) HTML
9 49 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (34.75%) jQuery
10 44 (31.21%) CSS
10 44 (31.21%) XML
11 34 (24.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (21.99%) C++
12 31 (21.99%) Scrum
13 28 (19.86%) Degree
14 27 (19.15%) Java
14 27 (19.15%) Microsoft
15 26 (18.44%) WCF
15 26 (18.44%) Relational Database
16 25 (17.73%) Software Engineering
17 24 (17.02%) Oracle
18 23 (16.31%) Windows
18 23 (16.31%) JSON
18 23 (16.31%) Computer Science
19 22 (15.60%) Linux
20 21 (14.89%) OO
20 21 (14.89%) Web Services
20 21 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
20 21 (14.89%) SDLC

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 8 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.96%) IIS
3 5 (3.55%) Node.js
4 3 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.13%) MS Office
2 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.64%) SaaS
2 9 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (49.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.44%) Relational Database
3 17 (12.06%) Big Data
4 15 (10.64%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.26%) MySQL
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.13%) DTS
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.71%) HBase
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.26%) Ant
4 4 (2.84%) JIRA
5 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.42%) NUnit
5 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.71%) MSTest
6 1 (0.71%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.71%) Selenium
6 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (12.06%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Retail
3 7 (4.96%) Banking
4 6 (4.26%) Legal
5 2 (1.42%) Back Office
5 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (75.89%) .NET
2 57 (40.43%) ASP.NET
3 53 (37.59%) HTML
4 49 (34.75%) jQuery
5 44 (31.21%) CSS
5 44 (31.21%) XML
6 34 (24.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (18.44%) WCF
8 23 (16.31%) JSON
9 21 (14.89%) Web Services
10 19 (13.48%) WPF
11 15 (10.64%) .NET Framework
11 15 (10.64%) AngularJS
12 13 (9.22%) HTML5
13 11 (7.80%) Ajax
14 10 (7.09%) XSLT
15 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 8 (5.67%) Highcharts JS
16 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (4.26%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.80%) N-Tier
3 10 (7.09%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.67%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.26%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (3.55%) FMCG
6 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.55%) Xbox
7 3 (2.13%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.42%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) RIA
9 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.31%) Windows
2 22 (15.60%) Linux
3 20 (14.18%) Unix
4 8 (5.67%) Android
5 5 (3.55%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.13%) MVC
2 49 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.99%) Scrum
4 25 (17.73%) Software Engineering
5 21 (14.89%) OO
5 21 (14.89%) SDLC
6 19 (13.48%) Web Development
7 14 (9.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (8.51%) Integration Testing
9 11 (7.80%) System Testing
9 11 (7.80%) Unit Testing
10 10 (7.09%) MVVM
10 10 (7.09%) OOD
11 9 (6.38%) Machine Learning
11 9 (6.38%) TDD
11 9 (6.38%) User Stories
12 8 (5.67%) Automated Testing
12 8 (5.67%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (5.67%) Logistics
12 8 (5.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 127 (90.07%) C#
2 73 (51.77%) SQL
3 67 (47.52%) JavaScript
4 31 (21.99%) C++
5 27 (19.15%) Java
6 17 (12.06%) VB
7 14 (9.93%) PHP
8 12 (8.51%) VB.NET
9 11 (7.80%) PL/SQL
9 11 (7.80%) Python
9 11 (7.80%) Shell Script
10 9 (6.38%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.84%) Perl
12 1 (0.71%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (19.86%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) PhD
3 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Ansible
1 2 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.02%) Oracle
3 8 (5.67%) Telerik
4 7 (4.96%) Zend
5 6 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.84%) SAP
6 4 (2.84%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.71%) Capita
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.71%) Twitter
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