Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 560 682 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.46% 26.50% 21.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.96% 27.60% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 521 681 588
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,225
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

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 1,934 2,471 2,840
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 96.00% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 2,072 2,109
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.82% -0.53% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

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 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 283 (50.54%) JavaScript
2 233 (41.61%) C#
3 216 (38.57%) .NET
4 184 (32.86%) Java
5 183 (32.68%) HTML
6 179 (31.96%) CSS
7 175 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 164 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
9 157 (28.04%) SQL
10 155 (27.68%) SQL Server
11 123 (21.96%) Git (software)
12 120 (21.43%) MVC
13 114 (20.36%) Microsoft
14 113 (20.18%) Python
15 104 (18.57%) TDD
16 101 (18.04%) Microsoft Azure
17 97 (17.32%) jQuery
17 97 (17.32%) ASP.NET
18 96 (17.14%) Linux
19 94 (16.79%) Relational Database
20 93 (16.61%) Spring
21 90 (16.07%) Software Engineering
22 81 (14.46%) Degree
22 81 (14.46%) Web Services
23 77 (13.75%) Web Development
24 76 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
25 74 (13.21%) Node.js
26 69 (12.32%) Scrum
27 66 (11.79%) React
28 65 (11.61%) Oracle

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 22 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.04%) CMS
3 13 (2.32%) Apache Solr
4 11 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.79%) Apache
5 10 (1.79%) Confluence
5 10 (1.79%) nginx
5 10 (1.79%) WordPress
6 8 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (1.43%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.25%) Anypoint
7 7 (1.25%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.25%) Drupal
7 7 (1.25%) Mule
7 7 (1.25%) Mule ESB
8 5 (0.89%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.43%) Magento
2 4 (0.71%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 101 (18.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (7.68%) SaaS
4 28 (5.00%) GitHub
5 9 (1.61%) Serverless
6 8 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.71%) Office 365
9 4 (0.71%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.71%) PaaS
9 4 (0.71%) Scribe Online
10 3 (0.54%) Force.com
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.68%) HTTP
2 10 (1.79%) SSH
3 9 (1.61%) Network Security
4 3 (0.54%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.36%) Internet
6 1 (0.18%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (27.68%) SQL Server
2 94 (16.79%) Relational Database
3 62 (11.07%) MySQL
4 59 (10.54%) MongoDB
5 53 (9.46%) NoSQL
6 47 (8.39%) RDBMS
7 39 (6.96%) Big Data
8 32 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 32 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (5.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 23 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (2.86%) Power BI
15 14 (2.50%) CouchDB
16 12 (2.14%) Redis
17 10 (1.79%) Data Lake
18 8 (1.43%) Hadoop
18 8 (1.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 123 (21.96%) Git (software)
2 40 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 38 (6.79%) Maven
4 33 (5.89%) Eclipse
5 30 (5.36%) Visual Studio
6 28 (5.00%) webpack
7 23 (4.11%) JIRA
8 20 (3.57%) JUnit
9 19 (3.39%) IntelliJ
10 14 (2.50%) Cucumber
10 14 (2.50%) Selenium
10 14 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (1.96%) Subversion
12 10 (1.79%) Jasmine
13 9 (1.61%) gulp
14 8 (1.43%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (1.25%) Mockito
16 6 (1.07%) SpecFlow
16 6 (1.07%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (6.79%) Finance
2 27 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 22 (3.93%) Retail
4 12 (2.14%) Marketing
5 11 (1.96%) Banking
5 11 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.79%) Electronics
6 10 (1.79%) Publishing
7 9 (1.61%) Games
8 7 (1.25%) Legal
9 6 (1.07%) Automotive
10 4 (0.71%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (38.57%) .NET
2 183 (32.68%) HTML
3 179 (31.96%) CSS
4 175 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 97 (17.32%) ASP.NET
5 97 (17.32%) jQuery
6 93 (16.61%) Spring
7 81 (14.46%) Web Services
8 74 (13.21%) Node.js
9 66 (11.79%) React
10 59 (10.54%) REST
11 53 (9.46%) .NET Framework
11 53 (9.46%) RESTful
12 50 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 49 (8.75%) HTML5
14 39 (6.96%) XML
15 38 (6.79%) Vue.js
16 37 (6.61%) CSS3
17 33 (5.89%) Kafka
18 30 (5.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.64%) User Experience
3 23 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.04%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.86%) Algorithms
6 16 (2.86%) Social Media
7 15 (2.68%) Fintech
7 15 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (1.96%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.25%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.07%) Robotics
11 6 (1.07%) Tandem
12 5 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.89%) Xbox
13 4 (0.71%) AS400
13 4 (0.71%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.71%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 96 (17.14%) Linux
2 61 (10.89%) Unix
3 60 (10.71%) Windows
4 11 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.07%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.89%) Android
7 4 (0.71%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.54%) CentOS
8 3 (0.54%) Debian
8 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (21.43%) MVC
3 104 (18.57%) TDD
4 90 (16.07%) Software Engineering
5 77 (13.75%) Web Development
6 69 (12.32%) Scrum
7 61 (10.89%) Analytics
7 61 (10.89%) OO
8 59 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (10.54%) Microservices
9 58 (10.36%) BDD
10 55 (9.82%) Front End Development
11 53 (9.46%) Test Automation
12 50 (8.93%) Computer Science
13 47 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
14 44 (7.86%) Problem-Solving
15 42 (7.50%) E-Commerce
16 40 (7.14%) Multithreading
17 39 (6.96%) Unit Testing
18 37 (6.61%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 283 (50.54%) JavaScript
2 233 (41.61%) C#
3 184 (32.86%) Java
4 157 (28.04%) SQL
5 113 (20.18%) Python
6 51 (9.11%) Java 8
7 50 (8.93%) TypeScript
8 48 (8.57%) PHP
9 35 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 33 (5.89%) ES6
11 32 (5.71%) C++
12 28 (5.00%) Ruby
13 27 (4.82%) C
14 22 (3.93%) Go
15 18 (3.21%) Perl
16 16 (2.86%) Objective-C
17 14 (2.50%) Cython
18 12 (2.14%) Apple Swift
19 11 (1.96%) Apex Code
19 11 (1.96%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 81 (14.46%) Degree
2 23 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (4.11%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.54%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) ISEB
6 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.68%) QA
2 7 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.71%) PSD2
4 2 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (5.18%) Docker
2 13 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.07%) HDFS
4 4 (0.71%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (2.86%) Kibana
2 14 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 10 (1.79%) Ansible
4 7 (1.25%) CloudHub
5 6 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.71%) Oozie
6 4 (0.71%) Puppet
6 4 (0.71%) Rundeck
7 3 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.36%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.18%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 114 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.61%) Oracle
3 22 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (2.32%) SAP
5 12 (2.14%) Tableau
6 9 (1.61%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.43%) Adobe
8 7 (1.25%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.07%) Automation Anywhere
9 6 (1.07%) UiPath
10 5 (0.89%) Blue Prism
10 5 (0.89%) CommVault
10 5 (0.89%) VMware
11 4 (0.71%) Citrix
11 4 (0.71%) Cloudera
11 4 (0.71%) Google
11 4 (0.71%) Hortonworks
11 4 (0.71%) Infor
12 3 (0.54%) Jitterbit
12 3 (0.54%) WooCommerce