The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 108 75 53
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 124 188 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.12% 3.30% 4.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 3.55% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 112 180 237
Average salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5400 5303 5167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.29% 93.04% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3719 4053 4282
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Berkshire region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +20 30 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Reading -25 25 £43,750 -16.66% 12
Maidenhead -7 23 £53,750 -20.37% 2
Slough -11 15 £55,000 - 4
Bracknell -14 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Windsor -20 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Wokingham - 4 £46,000 - 1
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 141 (52.03%) JavaScript
2 134 (49.45%) HTML
2 134 (49.45%) .NET
3 130 (47.97%) CSS
4 125 (46.13%) C#
5 110 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (40.22%) SQL
7 108 (39.85%) MVC
8 104 (38.38%) ASP.NET
9 97 (35.79%) SQL Server
10 84 (31.00%) Java
11 83 (30.63%) jQuery
12 57 (21.03%) XML
13 52 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 49 (18.08%) Visual Studio
15 47 (17.34%) TDD
15 47 (17.34%) HTML5
16 46 (16.97%) Degree
16 46 (16.97%) Finance
17 41 (15.13%) Telecoms
17 41 (15.13%) PHP
18 39 (14.39%) Git (software)
19 38 (14.02%) Microsoft
19 38 (14.02%) Spring
19 38 (14.02%) Software Engineering
20 36 (13.28%) Computer Science
20 36 (13.28%) Hibernate
20 36 (13.28%) Scrum
20 36 (13.28%) CSS3
21 35 (12.92%) OO

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.27%) CMS
2 16 (5.90%) Umbraco
3 12 (4.43%) Apache
4 10 (3.69%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.32%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.58%) WordPress
6 7 (2.58%) Drupal
6 7 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.21%) IIS
7 6 (2.21%) Kentico
8 5 (1.85%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.48%) Node.js
10 3 (1.11%) concrete5
10 3 (1.11%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.74%) Liferay
12 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.37%) SAS
12 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.37%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.69%) SaaS
2 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.74%) PaaS
4 2 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.58%) Internet
2 4 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.11%) GSM
3 3 (1.11%) UMTS
4 2 (0.74%) Broadband
5 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.75%) MySQL
3 15 (5.54%) Oracle Database
4 14 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.32%) DTS
6 8 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.21%) Big Data
7 6 (2.21%) RavenDB
8 5 (1.85%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 49 (18.08%) Visual Studio
2 39 (14.39%) Git (software)
3 32 (11.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (9.23%) Subversion
5 16 (5.90%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.06%) JIRA
7 8 (2.95%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.95%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (2.21%) Maven
9 6 (2.21%) ReSharper
10 5 (1.85%) Hudson
11 4 (1.48%) JUnit
11 4 (1.48%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.11%) Gradle
12 3 (1.11%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.74%) Ant
13 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.74%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 46 (16.97%) Finance
2 41 (15.13%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.75%) Banking
4 17 (6.27%) Retail
5 15 (5.54%) Marketing
6 7 (2.58%) Publishing
7 5 (1.85%) Automotive
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (49.45%) HTML
1 134 (49.45%) .NET
2 130 (47.97%) CSS
3 104 (38.38%) ASP.NET
4 83 (30.63%) jQuery
5 57 (21.03%) XML
6 52 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (17.34%) HTML5
8 38 (14.02%) Spring
9 36 (13.28%) Hibernate
9 36 (13.28%) CSS3
10 31 (11.44%) Ajax
11 30 (11.07%) .NET Framework
11 30 (11.07%) J2EE
12 27 (9.96%) SOAP
12 27 (9.96%) LINQ
13 26 (9.59%) Web Services
14 24 (8.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (8.49%) WCF
15 23 (8.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.28%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.90%) Open Source
4 12 (4.43%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.95%) User Experience
7 5 (1.85%) RIA
8 4 (1.48%) NHS
9 3 (1.11%) Xbox
9 3 (1.11%) FMCG
9 3 (1.11%) iDTV
10 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.37%) Animation
11 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.37%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.70%) Linux
2 20 (7.38%) UNIX
3 16 (5.90%) Windows
4 3 (1.11%) Android
4 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.74%) Solaris
5 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (39.85%) MVC
3 47 (17.34%) TDD
4 38 (14.02%) Software Engineering
5 36 (13.28%) Scrum
6 35 (12.92%) OO
7 31 (11.44%) BDD
8 27 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (8.49%) Mentoring
9 23 (8.49%) OOP
10 18 (6.64%) Unit Testing
11 17 (6.27%) SOA
12 15 (5.54%) Time Management
12 15 (5.54%) Web Development
12 15 (5.54%) OOD
13 13 (4.80%) E-Commerce
14 12 (4.43%) Project Management
15 11 (4.06%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (4.06%) UML
16 10 (3.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (52.03%) JavaScript
2 125 (46.13%) C#
3 109 (40.22%) SQL
4 84 (31.00%) Java
5 41 (15.13%) PHP
6 20 (7.38%) VB.NET
7 19 (7.01%) C++
8 15 (5.54%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.69%) Python
10 9 (3.32%) Scala
10 9 (3.32%) PHP5
10 9 (3.32%) VB
11 7 (2.58%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.58%) Perl
12 6 (2.21%) C
13 4 (1.48%) VBScript
13 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.74%) VC++
14 2 (0.74%) XAML
14 2 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 46 (16.97%) Degree
2 2 (0.74%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Vendors
1 38 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.44%) Oracle
3 10 (3.69%) Zend
3 10 (3.69%) Sitecore
4 9 (3.32%) EPiServer
5 8 (2.95%) JBoss
6 5 (1.85%) Remedy
7 2 (0.74%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.37%) Talend
8 1 (0.37%) Twitter
8 1 (0.37%) Sencha
8 1 (0.37%) Telerik
8 1 (0.37%) Teradata
8 1 (0.37%) BEA
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Corporate Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Pension + Healthcare
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Salary: £59000 - £69000 per annum + Bonus & Package
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Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP c50k +Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Package
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Parking
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
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