Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 604 537 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 28.33% 23.12% 18.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.41% 24.08% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 566 542 609
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,875 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 2,054 2,230 3,338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.00% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,757 1,827 2,504
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £74,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +3.09%

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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 297 (49.17%) JavaScript
2 241 (39.90%) C#
3 229 (37.91%) .NET
4 202 (33.44%) HTML
4 202 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
5 201 (33.28%) CSS
6 192 (31.79%) SQL
7 191 (31.62%) Java
8 182 (30.13%) SQL Server
9 180 (29.80%) AngularJS
10 147 (24.34%) Microsoft
11 121 (20.03%) Git (software)
12 114 (18.87%) Spring
13 110 (18.21%) Linux
14 108 (17.88%) Python
14 108 (17.88%) jQuery
15 107 (17.72%) MVC
15 107 (17.72%) Software Engineering
16 103 (17.05%) Web Services
17 96 (15.89%) Web Development
18 95 (15.73%) TDD
19 93 (15.40%) Relational Database
20 91 (15.07%) ASP.NET
21 88 (14.57%) Scrum
22 83 (13.74%) Node.js
23 82 (13.58%) Degree
23 82 (13.58%) Front End Development
24 80 (13.25%) NoSQL
25 74 (12.25%) Microsoft Azure
26 71 (11.75%) 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 32 (5.30%) CMS
2 24 (3.97%) Umbraco
3 21 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (3.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 17 (2.81%) WordPress
6 14 (2.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (2.15%) Apache Solr
7 13 (2.15%) nginx
8 11 (1.82%) Apache
8 11 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.66%) Drupal
10 7 (1.16%) Anypoint
10 7 (1.16%) Apache Pig
10 7 (1.16%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.16%) Confluence
10 7 (1.16%) Mule
10 7 (1.16%) Mule ESB
10 7 (1.16%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.83%) Kentico
12 4 (0.66%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (1.99%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.32%) Magento
3 4 (0.66%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 74 (12.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (11.26%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (7.62%) SaaS
4 25 (4.14%) GitHub
5 15 (2.48%) npm
6 7 (1.16%) Serverless
7 5 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.83%) Office 365
8 4 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.66%) PaaS
8 4 (0.66%) Scribe Online
8 4 (0.66%) Yarn
8 4 (0.66%) Zapier
9 3 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.17%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.15%) Internet
2 12 (1.99%) SSH
3 5 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.66%) HTTP
5 3 (0.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.33%) Network Security
7 1 (0.17%) Modbus
7 1 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (30.13%) SQL Server
2 93 (15.40%) Relational Database
3 80 (13.25%) NoSQL
4 56 (9.27%) RDBMS
5 53 (8.77%) MongoDB
6 49 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 45 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 44 (7.28%) MySQL
9 41 (6.79%) Big Data
10 33 (5.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 32 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
12 30 (4.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 30 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (4.14%) Power BI
14 16 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (2.32%) Hadoop
16 12 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (1.82%) CouchDB
17 11 (1.82%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 121 (20.03%) Git (software)
2 49 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 44 (7.28%) webpack
4 43 (7.12%) Jenkins
5 37 (6.13%) Eclipse
6 26 (4.30%) JIRA
7 24 (3.97%) gulp
8 22 (3.64%) Maven
9 21 (3.48%) IntelliJ
10 20 (3.31%) JUnit
11 19 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (1.99%) Selenium
13 10 (1.66%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.66%) Subversion
14 9 (1.49%) Grunt
14 9 (1.49%) WiX
15 8 (1.32%) Babel
15 8 (1.32%) Bitbucket
16 7 (1.16%) Mockito
16 7 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (6.13%) Finance
2 23 (3.81%) Games
3 22 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.81%) Retail
5 16 (2.65%) Automotive
6 11 (1.82%) Banking
6 11 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.82%) Marketing
7 9 (1.49%) Back Office
8 8 (1.32%) Electronics
9 7 (1.16%) Legal
10 3 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (37.91%) .NET
2 202 (33.44%) HTML
3 201 (33.28%) CSS
4 180 (29.80%) AngularJS
5 114 (18.87%) Spring
6 108 (17.88%) jQuery
7 103 (17.05%) Web Services
8 91 (15.07%) ASP.NET
9 83 (13.74%) Node.js
10 69 (11.42%) React
11 67 (11.09%) REST
12 55 (9.11%) HTML5
13 46 (7.62%) Sass
14 45 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 45 (7.45%) RESTful
14 45 (7.45%) XML
15 44 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web API
16 40 (6.62%) WCF
17 39 (6.46%) CSS3
18 34 (5.63%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.13%) User Experience
4 28 (4.64%) Fintech
4 28 (4.64%) Social Media
5 27 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (3.15%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.32%) Driving Licence
8 14 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
9 13 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.99%) NHS
11 9 (1.49%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.32%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.16%) Internet of Things
13 7 (1.16%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.99%) Robotics
14 6 (0.99%) Tandem
15 5 (0.83%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 110 (18.21%) Linux
2 65 (10.76%) Windows
3 54 (8.94%) Unix
4 18 (2.98%) Ubuntu
5 12 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.82%) Android
7 9 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.32%) CentOS
9 7 (1.16%) Debian
9 7 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (17.72%) MVC
2 107 (17.72%) Software Engineering
3 96 (15.89%) Web Development
4 95 (15.73%) TDD
5 88 (14.57%) Scrum
6 82 (13.58%) Front End Development
7 64 (10.60%) OO
8 60 (9.93%) BDD
9 59 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
9 59 (9.77%) Microservices
10 54 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
11 53 (8.77%) Analytics
12 52 (8.61%) Multithreading
13 46 (7.62%) E-Commerce
14 42 (6.95%) Open Source
14 42 (6.95%) Test Automation
15 36 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (5.79%) Unit Testing
17 33 (5.46%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 297 (49.17%) JavaScript
2 241 (39.90%) C#
3 192 (31.79%) SQL
4 191 (31.62%) Java
5 108 (17.88%) Python
6 67 (11.09%) Java 8
7 52 (8.61%) T-SQL
8 41 (6.79%) PHP
9 31 (5.13%) TypeScript
10 27 (4.47%) C
11 21 (3.48%) Ruby
12 20 (3.31%) ES6
13 19 (3.15%) Go
14 16 (2.65%) C++
15 11 (1.82%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.82%) Cython
16 8 (1.32%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.32%) Perl
16 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 82 (13.58%) Degree
2 19 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.82%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.99%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.97%) QA
2 16 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.66%) PSD2
4 2 (0.33%) WAI
4 2 (0.33%) WCAG
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (4.30%) Docker
2 13 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (1.49%) vSphere
4 6 (0.99%) HDFS
5 5 (0.83%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.66%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.17%) zsh
Systems Management
1 17 (2.81%) Kibana
2 11 (1.82%) Ansible
3 10 (1.66%) HAProxy
4 7 (1.16%) CloudHub
5 5 (0.83%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.66%) Oozie
6 4 (0.66%) Rundeck
6 4 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.33%) Terraform
9 1 (0.17%) Grafana
9 1 (0.17%) logstash
9 1 (0.17%) Marathon
9 1 (0.17%) Mesos
9 1 (0.17%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 147 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 71 (11.75%) Oracle
3 20 (3.31%) Sitecore
4 19 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.32%) Tableau
6 13 (2.15%) SAP
7 11 (1.82%) Adobe
8 8 (1.32%) Google
9 7 (1.16%) Automation Anywhere
9 7 (1.16%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.16%) UiPath
10 6 (0.99%) Blue Prism
11 5 (0.83%) CommVault
12 4 (0.66%) Citrix
12 4 (0.66%) Cloudera
12 4 (0.66%) Hortonworks
12 4 (0.66%) Infor
12 4 (0.66%) VMware
13 3 (0.50%) WooCommerce
13 3 (0.50%) Zend