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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 73 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 61 59 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.40% 2.59% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 2.70% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 60 42 35
Median salary £45,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £45,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,000
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
1741 2186 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.10% 96.05% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1639 1563
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 23 July 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 112 (82.96%) C#
2 101 (74.81%) .NET
3 68 (50.37%) SQL
4 65 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 62 (45.93%) SQL Server
6 50 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (35.56%) jQuery
8 46 (34.07%) HTML
9 44 (32.59%) ASP.NET
10 43 (31.85%) MVC
11 38 (28.15%) CSS
12 36 (26.67%) C++
13 35 (25.93%) Software Engineering
13 35 (25.93%) Degree
14 33 (24.44%) Java
15 31 (22.96%) Computer Science
16 29 (21.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (20.74%) XML
18 26 (19.26%) Scrum
19 24 (17.78%) Oracle
19 24 (17.78%) Linux
20 23 (17.04%) Relational Database
21 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
22 20 (14.81%) Unix
22 20 (14.81%) Windows
22 20 (14.81%) OO
22 20 (14.81%) Web Services
22 20 (14.81%) WCF
22 20 (14.81%) JSON
22 20 (14.81%) .NET Framework

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 7 (5.19%) IIS
1 7 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Office
2 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.63%) SaaS
2 9 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.70%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (45.93%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.04%) Relational Database
3 19 (14.07%) Big Data
4 13 (9.63%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (5.93%) MySQL
6 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.96%) GIS
9 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.48%) DTS
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.74%) HBase
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.93%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.19%) Ant
3 7 (5.19%) JIRA
4 5 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.96%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.22%) NUnit
7 2 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.74%) Maven
8 1 (0.74%) MSTest
8 1 (0.74%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.74%) Selenium
8 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (9.63%) Finance
2 12 (8.89%) Retail
3 7 (5.19%) Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (74.81%) .NET
2 48 (35.56%) jQuery
3 46 (34.07%) HTML
4 44 (32.59%) ASP.NET
5 38 (28.15%) CSS
6 29 (21.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (20.74%) XML
8 20 (14.81%) .NET Framework
8 20 (14.81%) JSON
8 20 (14.81%) WCF
8 20 (14.81%) Web Services
9 18 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 12 (8.89%) HTML5
11 10 (7.41%) Ajax
11 10 (7.41%) J2EE
12 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (5.93%) Highcharts JS
12 8 (5.93%) Spring
12 8 (5.93%) WPF
13 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.96%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 10 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.19%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.70%) FMCG
6 5 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.70%) Xbox
7 4 (2.96%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.48%) Social Media
9 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.74%) RIA
9 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.78%) Linux
2 20 (14.81%) Unix
2 20 (14.81%) Windows
3 8 (5.93%) Android
4 5 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (31.85%) MVC
3 35 (25.93%) Software Engineering
4 26 (19.26%) Scrum
5 20 (14.81%) OO
6 16 (11.85%) SDLC
7 15 (11.11%) Web Development
8 12 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (8.89%) OOD
8 12 (8.89%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.15%) Integration Testing
9 11 (8.15%) Machine Learning
10 10 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (7.41%) System Testing
10 10 (7.41%) TDD
10 10 (7.41%) UML
11 9 (6.67%) Multithreading
12 8 (5.93%) Automated Testing
12 8 (5.93%) MVVM
13 7 (5.19%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 112 (82.96%) C#
2 68 (50.37%) SQL
3 65 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 36 (26.67%) C++
5 33 (24.44%) Java
6 14 (10.37%) Python
6 14 (10.37%) VB
7 10 (7.41%) PHP
7 10 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 9 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.44%) Perl
10 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.48%) C
12 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (25.93%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) PhD
3 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) GAMP
2 1 (0.74%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Ansible
1 5 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (17.78%) Oracle
2 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.93%) Telerik
4 7 (5.19%) Zend
5 5 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.70%) SAP
6 4 (2.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.74%) Capita
7 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.74%) Twitter
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