Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 130 157
Rank change year-on-year -11 +27 +36
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 18 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.74% 0.56% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.62% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 5
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.92% -15.91% +14.58%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,625 £47,250
90th Percentile £64,625 £63,875 £81,250
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

SOLID is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,207 2,083 2,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.94% 89.44% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,811 1,768 1,689
Reading median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing SOLID as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in Reading

SOLID
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SOLID in Reading

SOLID
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOLID in Reading over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SOLID in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing SOLID also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for SOLID.

1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) OOP
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Kubernetes
5 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
5 7 (38.89%) Docker
5 7 (38.89%) Microservices
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Subversion
6 6 (33.33%) WCF
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (33.33%) BDD
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
7 5 (27.78%) MVC
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) SOAP
8 4 (22.22%) CGI
8 4 (22.22%) Military

SOLID
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 4 (22.22%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 4 (22.22%) Mocha
3 4 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 2 (11.11%) Ant
4 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.11%) JProfiler
4 2 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) GitLab
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum Master
3 3 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
4 6 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 4 (22.22%) CGI
6 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (22.22%) Node.js
6 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) SOAP
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) OOP
1 11 (61.11%) TDD
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Microservices
4 6 (33.33%) BDD
4 6 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) Sprint Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Sprint Retrospective
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) Java 8
6 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Kubernetes
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) Rancher
2 4 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Atlassian
1 4 (22.22%) Cloudera
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Google