The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 248 363 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.11% 20.55% 18.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.68% 21.30% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 210 340 388
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1260 1704 2217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.07% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1349 1666
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,936
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £69,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 320 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 256 (47.41%) HTML
3 246 (45.56%) CSS
4 206 (38.15%) .NET
5 205 (37.96%) C#
6 197 (36.48%) Java
7 184 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
8 160 (29.63%) AngularJS
9 155 (28.70%) SQL
10 115 (21.30%) MVC
10 115 (21.30%) Degree
11 108 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 97 (17.96%) jQuery
13 94 (17.41%) SQL Server
14 88 (16.30%) Microsoft
14 88 (16.30%) Linux
15 78 (14.44%) Python
16 76 (14.07%) TDD
17 75 (13.89%) Scrum
18 74 (13.70%) Git (software)
19 72 (13.33%) PHP
20 70 (12.96%) Web Development
21 69 (12.78%) .NET Framework
21 69 (12.78%) Computer Science
21 69 (12.78%) Front End Development
22 63 (11.67%) OO
22 63 (11.67%) Finance
23 61 (11.30%) HTML5
24 60 (11.11%) Software Engineering
25 59 (10.93%) XML

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 (5.93%) CMS
2 23 (4.26%) Drupal
3 22 (4.07%) Umbraco
4 19 (3.52%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (2.78%) Apache
7 12 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (2.22%) WordPress
8 10 (1.85%) JBoss
9 9 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.67%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.48%) EPiServer
11 6 (1.11%) IIS
11 6 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (1.11%) SAS
12 5 (0.93%) ColdFusion
13 4 (0.74%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.74%) Kentico
14 2 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (0.37%) InDesign
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (5.56%) SaaS
3 23 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.85%) Force.com
6 6 (1.11%) GitHub
7 5 (0.93%) Office 365
8 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.67%) Internet
2 8 (1.48%) HTTP
3 3 (0.56%) SSH
4 2 (0.37%) Firewall
4 2 (0.37%) Skype
4 2 (0.37%) SMTP
4 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.19%) Extranet
5 1 (0.19%) Intranet
5 1 (0.19%) Network Security
5 1 (0.19%) SMPP
5 1 (0.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (17.41%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.85%) MySQL
3 30 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 26 (4.81%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (4.07%) Big Data
6 22 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (3.70%) Hadoop
8 16 (2.96%) Relational Database
9 15 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.67%) Pentaho
13 8 (1.48%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.48%) Power BI
14 7 (1.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 74 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 41 (7.59%) Jenkins
3 29 (5.37%) Maven
4 24 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (4.26%) JIRA
5 23 (4.26%) Selenium
6 22 (4.07%) Subversion
6 22 (4.07%) Visual Studio
7 16 (2.96%) Cucumber
7 16 (2.96%) Grunt
8 15 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (2.78%) WebDriver
9 13 (2.41%) TeamCity
10 12 (2.22%) gulp
10 12 (2.22%) Protractor
11 10 (1.85%) Ant
11 10 (1.85%) Appium
11 10 (1.85%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.67%) JUnit
12 9 (1.67%) Mocha
General
1 63 (11.67%) Finance
2 19 (3.52%) Advertising
3 16 (2.96%) Marketing
4 13 (2.41%) Banking
5 10 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.30%) Publishing
7 4 (0.74%) Digital Economy
7 4 (0.74%) Retail
8 3 (0.56%) Automotive
8 3 (0.56%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.37%) Billing
9 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.37%) Games
9 2 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (47.41%) HTML
2 246 (45.56%) CSS
3 206 (38.15%) .NET
4 160 (29.63%) AngularJS
5 108 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 97 (17.96%) jQuery
7 69 (12.78%) .NET Framework
8 61 (11.30%) HTML5
9 59 (10.93%) XML
10 55 (10.19%) CSS3
11 51 (9.44%) Ajax
12 50 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (9.26%) Web Services
13 48 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 42 (7.78%) Node.js
15 35 (6.48%) SOAP
16 33 (6.11%) React
17 32 (5.93%) REST
18 30 (5.56%) JSON
18 30 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.78%) Computer Science
2 55 (10.19%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.07%) User Experience
5 21 (3.89%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.52%) Social Media
7 9 (1.67%) iPad
8 8 (1.48%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.93%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.74%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.37%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (0.37%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.37%) NHS
14 1 (0.19%) Cyber Defence
14 1 (0.19%) Cyberthreat
14 1 (0.19%) Fintech
14 1 (0.19%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 88 (16.30%) Linux
2 27 (5.00%) Windows
3 16 (2.96%) Android
4 12 (2.22%) Ubuntu
5 11 (2.04%) CentOS
5 11 (2.04%) Unix
6 7 (1.30%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.56%) Debian
8 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Solaris
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (21.30%) MVC
3 76 (14.07%) TDD
4 75 (13.89%) Scrum
5 70 (12.96%) Web Development
6 69 (12.78%) Front End Development
7 63 (11.67%) OO
8 60 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 45 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 44 (8.15%) OOP
11 41 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.59%) SDLC
12 40 (7.41%) Web Application Development
13 39 (7.22%) BDD
14 35 (6.48%) Unit Testing
15 28 (5.19%) Open Source
16 24 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (4.44%) Data Protection
17 18 (3.33%) E-Commerce
17 18 (3.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 320 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 205 (37.96%) C#
3 197 (36.48%) Java
4 155 (28.70%) SQL
5 78 (14.44%) Python
6 72 (13.33%) PHP
7 48 (8.89%) C++
8 41 (7.59%) T-SQL
9 30 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 27 (5.00%) Perl
10 27 (5.00%) TypeScript
11 20 (3.70%) Bash Shell
12 14 (2.59%) Apex Code
12 14 (2.59%) C
12 14 (2.59%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.85%) ES6
14 8 (1.48%) Jython
14 8 (1.48%) VB
15 5 (0.93%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.74%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 115 (21.30%) Degree
2 50 (9.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.59%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.93%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.19%) MCP
8 1 (0.19%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.30%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.37%) IFRS
2 2 (0.37%) IFRS 9
2 2 (0.37%) WAI
2 2 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.19%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (1.85%) Puppet
2 6 (1.11%) Ansible
3 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.37%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.19%) rkt
Vendors
1 88 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.22%) Oracle
3 17 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (2.59%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.22%) Zend
6 9 (1.67%) VMware
7 8 (1.48%) Talend
8 6 (1.11%) Adobe
8 6 (1.11%) DevExpress
8 6 (1.11%) Telerik
9 5 (0.93%) Sybase
10 4 (0.74%) IBM
11 3 (0.56%) ESRI
11 3 (0.56%) Mapinfo
11 3 (0.56%) Tableau
11 3 (0.56%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.37%) Avid
13 1 (0.19%) Apigee
13 1 (0.19%) Google
13 1 (0.19%) Marketo
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