Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 641 627 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.09% 20.60% 19.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.20% 21.36% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 656 588 859
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,000 £29,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,625 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 2,447 2,935 4,266
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.42% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,041 2,170 3,440
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 304 (47.43%) JavaScript
2 286 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
3 275 (42.90%) C#
4 270 (42.12%) .NET
5 268 (41.81%) HTML
6 250 (39.00%) CSS
7 203 (31.67%) Java
8 202 (31.51%) SQL Server
9 193 (30.11%) SQL
10 185 (28.86%) MVC
11 148 (23.09%) Git (software)
12 143 (22.31%) ASP.NET
13 138 (21.53%) TDD
14 134 (20.90%) AngularJS
15 130 (20.28%) Degree
16 115 (17.94%) Node.js
17 109 (17.00%) BDD
18 107 (16.69%) jQuery
18 107 (16.69%) Linux
19 103 (16.07%) Web Services
19 103 (16.07%) Python
20 102 (15.91%) Microsoft
20 102 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
21 98 (15.29%) RESTful
22 90 (14.04%) WCF
22 90 (14.04%) Scrum
23 87 (13.57%) Web Development
24 79 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
25 77 (12.01%) NoSQL
26 74 (11.54%) OO

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 (9.05%) CMS
2 33 (5.15%) Umbraco
3 31 (4.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 15 (2.34%) Drupal
4 15 (2.34%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.18%) Apache Spark
6 13 (2.03%) Confluence
7 12 (1.87%) WordPress
8 8 (1.25%) Apache Pig
8 8 (1.25%) EPiServer
9 7 (1.09%) nginx
10 6 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.78%) Apache
11 5 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.62%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.62%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.47%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 62 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (4.37%) SaaS
4 13 (2.03%) npm
5 8 (1.25%) Force.com
6 7 (1.09%) Serverless
7 5 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.47%) Boomi
9 3 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.47%) Office 365
10 2 (0.31%) GitHub
10 2 (0.31%) Yammer
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.16%) Route 53
11 1 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.52%) Internet
2 6 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.78%) AMQP
4 4 (0.62%) HTTP
5 3 (0.47%) Skype
6 2 (0.31%) Firewall
6 2 (0.31%) SMS
6 2 (0.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 77 (12.01%) NoSQL
3 49 (7.64%) MySQL
4 41 (6.40%) SQL Server 2016
5 31 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (4.37%) Relational Database
7 27 (4.21%) HBase
8 26 (4.06%) MongoDB
9 21 (3.28%) Big Data
10 16 (2.50%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.03%) QlikView
11 13 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (1.56%) Redis
14 9 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (1.40%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 6 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
17 5 (0.78%) DTS
Development Applications
1 148 (23.09%) Git (software)
2 42 (6.55%) Jenkins
3 39 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (5.15%) Visual Studio
5 25 (3.90%) JIRA
6 21 (3.28%) Bitbucket
7 13 (2.03%) gulp
7 13 (2.03%) Jasmine
7 13 (2.03%) Karma Test Runner
7 13 (2.03%) Mercurial
7 13 (2.03%) Protractor
7 13 (2.03%) webpack
8 8 (1.25%) MSTest
8 8 (1.25%) Selenium
9 7 (1.09%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.09%) JUnit
9 7 (1.09%) NUnit
9 7 (1.09%) Subversion
10 6 (0.94%) Android Studio
10 6 (0.94%) Maven
General
1 44 (6.86%) Finance
2 30 (4.68%) Marketing
3 20 (3.12%) Games
4 17 (2.65%) Billing
5 12 (1.87%) Retail
6 8 (1.25%) Back Office
7 6 (0.94%) Advertising
8 4 (0.62%) Banking
8 4 (0.62%) Local Government
8 4 (0.62%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.31%) Legal
9 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (42.12%) .NET
2 268 (41.81%) HTML
3 250 (39.00%) CSS
4 143 (22.31%) ASP.NET
5 134 (20.90%) AngularJS
6 115 (17.94%) Node.js
7 107 (16.69%) jQuery
8 103 (16.07%) Web Services
9 102 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (15.29%) RESTful
11 90 (14.04%) WCF
12 74 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 72 (11.23%) .NET Framework
13 72 (11.23%) HTML5
14 68 (10.61%) Spring
15 51 (7.96%) SOAP
16 49 (7.64%) REST
16 49 (7.64%) Sass
17 48 (7.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 43 (6.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.36%) Computer Science
2 34 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.18%) User Experience
7 11 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.40%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.40%) Reinsurance
9 8 (1.25%) Fintech
10 7 (1.09%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.09%) Social Media
11 6 (0.94%) iPad
11 6 (0.94%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.78%) PMI
13 4 (0.62%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.47%) Driving Licence
15 2 (0.31%) Client/Server
16 1 (0.16%) Graphic Design
16 1 (0.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.69%) Linux
2 60 (9.36%) Windows
3 14 (2.18%) Android
4 13 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.87%) Ubuntu
5 12 (1.87%) Unix
6 9 (1.40%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.09%) CentOS
8 6 (0.94%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.31%) Debian
10 1 (0.16%) AIX
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (28.86%) MVC
3 138 (21.53%) TDD
4 109 (17.00%) BDD
5 90 (14.04%) Scrum
6 87 (13.57%) Web Development
7 79 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (11.54%) OO
9 68 (10.61%) Web Application Development
10 57 (8.89%) Test Automation
11 56 (8.74%) Unit Testing
12 51 (7.96%) Front End Development
12 51 (7.96%) Open Source
13 48 (7.49%) Software Engineering
14 45 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
15 44 (6.86%) Mentoring
16 37 (5.77%) CRM
16 37 (5.77%) Microservices
16 37 (5.77%) OOP
17 36 (5.62%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 304 (47.43%) JavaScript
2 275 (42.90%) C#
3 203 (31.67%) Java
4 193 (30.11%) SQL
5 103 (16.07%) Python
6 60 (9.36%) PHP
7 54 (8.42%) Ruby
8 41 (6.40%) C++
9 20 (3.12%) C
9 20 (3.12%) R
9 20 (3.12%) T-SQL
10 17 (2.65%) TypeScript
11 16 (2.50%) Perl
12 15 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 14 (2.18%) ES6
14 13 (2.03%) ES7
14 13 (2.03%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.72%) VB
16 9 (1.40%) Apex Code
16 9 (1.40%) XAML
Qualifications
1 130 (20.28%) Degree
2 43 (6.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.34%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.25%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.62%) PhD
8 3 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.31%) ISEB
9 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.16%) HND
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.81%) QA
2 5 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (4.99%) HDFS
2 16 (2.50%) Docker
3 10 (1.56%) vSphere
4 4 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.62%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (1.87%) Ansible
2 9 (1.40%) Hadoop YARN
3 6 (0.94%) HAProxy
4 5 (0.78%) Puppet
5 4 (0.62%) Nagios
5 4 (0.62%) Oozie
6 1 (0.16%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 102 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.46%) Capita
3 32 (4.99%) Sitecore
4 26 (4.06%) Oracle
5 20 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.18%) Twitter
7 10 (1.56%) RedGate
7 10 (1.56%) Telerik
8 9 (1.40%) Cognos
9 8 (1.25%) Zend
10 6 (0.94%) IBM
10 6 (0.94%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.78%) Google
11 5 (0.78%) Talend
12 4 (0.62%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.62%) Cloudera
12 4 (0.62%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.62%) SAP
12 4 (0.62%) Tableau
12 4 (0.62%) VMware