Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 550 620 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.33% 18.00% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.35% 18.73% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 554 603 899
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2259 3310 4439
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.11% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 2482 3531
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,800 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Reading

Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Reading.

Salary trend for Developer in Reading

Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Reading

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 272 (49.45%) JavaScript
2 254 (46.18%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (44.55%) HTML
4 221 (40.18%) C#
5 219 (39.82%) CSS
6 212 (38.55%) .NET
7 166 (30.18%) Java
8 152 (27.64%) MVC
9 151 (27.45%) SQL
10 141 (25.64%) SQL Server
11 130 (23.64%) ASP.NET
12 118 (21.45%) Git (software)
13 113 (20.55%) AngularJS
14 99 (18.00%) Microsoft
15 97 (17.64%) Python
16 96 (17.45%) TDD
17 89 (16.18%) Degree
18 88 (16.00%) Web Services
19 86 (15.64%) Linux
19 86 (15.64%) jQuery
20 81 (14.73%) Node.js
21 80 (14.55%) Web Development
22 78 (14.18%) ASP.NET MVC
23 71 (12.91%) Scrum
24 68 (12.36%) HTML5
25 63 (11.45%) BDD
26 62 (11.27%) OO
26 62 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web API
27 61 (11.09%) Continuous Integration
27 61 (11.09%) RESTful

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 58 (10.55%) CMS
2 40 (7.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 39 (7.09%) Umbraco
4 16 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.55%) Apache Spark
6 12 (2.18%) Drupal
7 8 (1.45%) Apache Pig
7 8 (1.45%) EPiServer
7 8 (1.45%) JBoss
8 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.09%) Apache
9 6 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.91%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.73%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.73%) Kentico
11 4 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.73%) WordPress
12 3 (0.55%) nginx
13 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.73%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 56 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.64%) SaaS
4 11 (2.00%) npm
5 9 (1.64%) Force.com
6 4 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (0.73%) Office 365
7 3 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.36%) Serverless
8 2 (0.36%) Yammer
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) Boomi
9 1 (0.18%) GitHub
9 1 (0.18%) Route 53
9 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.27%) Internet
2 7 (1.27%) Firewall
3 5 (0.91%) HTTP
4 3 (0.55%) Skype
4 3 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.36%) SMTP
6 1 (0.18%) AMQP
6 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.18%) NoSQL
3 34 (6.18%) MySQL
4 29 (5.27%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (5.09%) Relational Database
6 24 (4.36%) Big Data
6 24 (4.36%) HBase
6 24 (4.36%) MongoDB
7 21 (3.82%) SQL Server 2016
8 20 (3.64%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.91%) QlikView
10 15 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
13 9 (1.64%) Neo4j
13 9 (1.64%) Pentaho
14 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.09%) Power BI
14 6 (1.09%) Redis
15 5 (0.91%) Impala
Development Applications
1 118 (21.45%) Git (software)
2 38 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (5.82%) Jenkins
3 32 (5.82%) Visual Studio
4 16 (2.91%) JIRA
5 13 (2.36%) Bitbucket
5 13 (2.36%) Mercurial
6 11 (2.00%) gulp
6 11 (2.00%) Jasmine
6 11 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 11 (2.00%) Protractor
6 11 (2.00%) Selenium
6 11 (2.00%) webpack
7 9 (1.64%) Maven
7 9 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (1.09%) Android Studio
8 6 (1.09%) Subversion
8 6 (1.09%) WebDriver
9 5 (0.91%) JIRA Agile
10 4 (0.73%) NUnit
General
1 59 (10.73%) Finance
2 17 (3.09%) Marketing
3 15 (2.73%) Retail
4 13 (2.36%) Billing
5 7 (1.27%) Advertising
6 6 (1.09%) Games
6 6 (1.09%) Publishing
7 4 (0.73%) Back Office
7 4 (0.73%) Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.36%) Automotive
8 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.36%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.18%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (44.55%) HTML
2 219 (39.82%) CSS
3 212 (38.55%) .NET
4 130 (23.64%) ASP.NET
5 113 (20.55%) AngularJS
6 88 (16.00%) Web Services
7 86 (15.64%) jQuery
8 81 (14.73%) Node.js
9 78 (14.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 68 (12.36%) HTML5
11 62 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web API
12 61 (11.09%) RESTful
13 57 (10.36%) WCF
14 55 (10.00%) .NET Framework
15 47 (8.55%) Spring
16 45 (8.18%) CSS3
16 45 (8.18%) SOAP
17 44 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 43 (7.82%) REST
19 41 (7.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.36%) Computer Science
2 38 (6.91%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.36%) User Experience
8 12 (2.18%) Reinsurance
9 8 (1.45%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.27%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.09%) Fintech
11 6 (1.09%) iPad
11 6 (1.09%) Social Media
12 5 (0.91%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.91%) PMI
13 3 (0.55%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.36%) Driving Licence
15 1 (0.18%) Chromecast
15 1 (0.18%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.18%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 86 (15.64%) Linux
2 41 (7.45%) Windows
3 14 (2.55%) Android
4 12 (2.18%) Ubuntu
5 11 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.00%) CentOS
5 11 (2.00%) Unix
6 9 (1.64%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.55%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (46.18%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (27.64%) MVC
3 96 (17.45%) TDD
4 80 (14.55%) Web Development
5 71 (12.91%) Scrum
6 63 (11.45%) BDD
7 62 (11.27%) OO
8 61 (11.09%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (9.45%) Test Automation
10 50 (9.09%) Front End Development
11 49 (8.91%) Web Application Development
12 41 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (7.09%) Unit Testing
14 38 (6.91%) Data Protection
15 35 (6.36%) Open Source
15 35 (6.36%) SDLC
16 34 (6.18%) Microservices
17 31 (5.64%) OOP
17 31 (5.64%) Software Engineering
18 30 (5.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 272 (49.45%) JavaScript
2 221 (40.18%) C#
3 166 (30.18%) Java
4 151 (27.45%) SQL
5 97 (17.64%) Python
6 51 (9.27%) PHP
7 32 (5.82%) C++
8 30 (5.45%) Ruby
9 19 (3.45%) ES6
9 19 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 17 (3.09%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.91%) R
12 15 (2.73%) VB.NET
13 14 (2.55%) C
14 13 (2.36%) Bash Shell
15 12 (2.18%) ECMAScript
15 12 (2.18%) Perl
16 11 (2.00%) VB
17 10 (1.82%) PowerShell
18 9 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 89 (16.18%) Degree
2 39 (7.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.18%) HND
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.64%) QA
2 5 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.36%) WAI
4 2 (0.36%) WCAG
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (5.27%) HDFS
2 11 (2.00%) Docker
3 5 (0.91%) vSphere
4 4 (0.73%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.73%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
2 8 (1.45%) Ansible
3 7 (1.27%) Puppet
4 4 (0.73%) Nagios
4 4 (0.73%) Oozie
5 2 (0.36%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.36%) rkt
6 1 (0.18%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 99 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.45%) Sitecore
3 20 (3.64%) Oracle
4 12 (2.18%) Cognos
4 12 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (2.00%) Twitter
6 10 (1.82%) Capita
6 10 (1.82%) RedGate
6 10 (1.82%) Telerik
7 9 (1.64%) Talend
8 7 (1.27%) Zend
9 6 (1.09%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.91%) Tableau
11 4 (0.73%) Cloudera
11 4 (0.73%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.73%) Google
12 3 (0.55%) Jitterbit
12 3 (0.55%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.55%) SAP
12 3 (0.55%) VMware