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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 89 79 107
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 49 66 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.70% 3.03% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 3.15% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 31
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1754 2097 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.64% 96.28% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1614 1687
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 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 29 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 92 (75.41%) C#
2 78 (63.93%) .NET
3 55 (45.08%) JavaScript
4 52 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (39.34%) SQL
6 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
7 39 (31.97%) Java
8 35 (28.69%) MVC
9 33 (27.05%) Software Engineering
10 32 (26.23%) jQuery
11 31 (25.41%) Degree
11 31 (25.41%) Computer Science
11 31 (25.41%) HTML
12 30 (24.59%) C++
13 27 (22.13%) ASP.NET
14 26 (21.31%) CSS
15 24 (19.67%) XML
16 23 (18.85%) Scrum
17 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
17 22 (18.03%) Relational Database
18 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (16.39%) Python
20 18 (14.75%) Linux
21 17 (13.93%) Web Development
22 16 (13.11%) .NET Framework
23 15 (12.30%) Finance
23 15 (12.30%) AngularJS
24 14 (11.48%) Algorithms
24 14 (11.48%) SaaS
24 14 (11.48%) JSON

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 (5.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.28%) JBoss
3 2 (1.64%) Apache
3 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.64%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS Office
2 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.48%) SaaS
2 5 (4.10%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) CTI
1 2 (1.64%) IP Telephony
1 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (18.03%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.66%) Big Data
4 10 (8.20%) MySQL
5 9 (7.38%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.28%) GIS
7 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.64%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.64%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Ant
1 8 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.92%) JIRA
3 4 (3.28%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.64%) Maven
4 2 (1.64%) NUnit
4 2 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.82%) Selenium
5 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.82%) Subversion
5 1 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (12.30%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Retail
3 7 (5.74%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.10%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (63.93%) .NET
2 32 (26.23%) jQuery
3 31 (25.41%) HTML
4 27 (22.13%) ASP.NET
5 26 (21.31%) CSS
6 24 (19.67%) XML
7 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (13.11%) .NET Framework
9 15 (12.30%) AngularJS
10 14 (11.48%) JSON
11 13 (10.66%) J2EE
12 12 (9.84%) Spring
13 11 (9.02%) Ajax
14 8 (6.56%) Classic ASP
15 7 (5.74%) Django
15 7 (5.74%) HTML5
15 7 (5.74%) Web Services
15 7 (5.74%) XSLT
16 5 (4.10%) Backbone.js
16 5 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.41%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.48%) Algorithms
3 10 (8.20%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.56%) Cyber Attack
4 8 (6.56%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.28%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.64%) IVR
6 2 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.64%) Social Media
7 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.82%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) Linux
2 13 (10.66%) Unix
3 8 (6.56%) Android
4 6 (4.92%) Windows
5 5 (4.10%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.64%) CentOS
6 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.69%) MVC
3 33 (27.05%) Software Engineering
4 23 (18.85%) Scrum
5 17 (13.93%) Web Development
6 11 (9.02%) Multithreading
6 11 (9.02%) OO
6 11 (9.02%) Unit Testing
7 10 (8.20%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (8.20%) Machine Learning
7 10 (8.20%) OOD
7 10 (8.20%) UML
8 9 (7.38%) TDD
9 8 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (6.56%) Data Protection
9 8 (6.56%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.56%) Software Architecture
10 7 (5.74%) Release Management
10 7 (5.74%) Web Application Development
11 6 (4.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 92 (75.41%) C#
2 55 (45.08%) JavaScript
3 48 (39.34%) SQL
4 39 (31.97%) Java
5 30 (24.59%) C++
6 20 (16.39%) Python
7 10 (8.20%) Perl
8 9 (7.38%) PHP
9 7 (5.74%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.10%) VB
11 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.46%) C
12 3 (2.46%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.64%) Jython
13 2 (1.64%) Ruby
14 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (25.41%) Degree
2 10 (8.20%) PhD
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) GAMP
2 1 (0.82%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Ansible
1 5 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.10%) Puppet
2 2 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.64%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle
3 7 (5.74%) Zend
4 5 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.28%) SAP
5 4 (3.28%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.64%) Cisco
6 2 (1.64%) Talend
7 1 (0.82%) Capita
7 1 (0.82%) Twitter
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 3 days ago