Reading cut loose midfielder Tabb
But boss Brian McDermott says the former Coventry player does not feature in his plans.
"I've spoken to him and I've said if the right opportunity comes your way that you think is right and the clubs do a deal then I will not stand in your way," added McDermott.
"The last thing I want to happen with Jay is to come to the end of the summer and he is stuck in queue with a lot of other players.
"I rate him very highly, but at this moment in time he has not been offered a contract.