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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 90 80 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 141 168 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.37% 3.06% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 3.29% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 125 162 222
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 £62,500 £67,500 £59,500
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
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +11 39 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Reading -21 30 £46,000 -8.00% 3
Maidenhead -12 22 £50,000 -25.92%
Bracknell -3 18 £45,000 +5.88%
Slough 0 14 £57,500 -2.12% 1
Windsor -18 5 £49,000 +15.29%
Wokingham - 3 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 137 (49.82%) .NET
2 135 (49.09%) JavaScript
3 131 (47.64%) HTML
4 128 (46.55%) C#
5 126 (45.82%) CSS
6 113 (41.09%) SQL
7 107 (38.91%) MVC
8 101 (36.73%) SQL Server
9 100 (36.36%) ASP.NET
10 83 (30.18%) Java
11 81 (29.45%) jQuery
12 50 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (18.18%) Degree
13 48 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
14 47 (17.09%) TDD
14 47 (17.09%) XML
15 45 (16.36%) Visual Studio
15 45 (16.36%) Finance
15 45 (16.36%) HTML5
16 44 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 44 (16.00%) PHP
17 43 (15.64%) OO
18 39 (14.18%) Spring
19 38 (13.82%) Telecoms
19 38 (13.82%) Scrum
20 37 (13.45%) Software Engineering
20 37 (13.45%) Computer Science
21 35 (12.73%) Hibernate
21 35 (12.73%) CSS3
22 33 (12.00%) Web Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (4.36%) Apache
2 11 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.00%) CMS
3 10 (3.64%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.91%) Drupal
5 7 (2.55%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.82%) WordPress
6 5 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.45%) IIS
8 3 (1.09%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.09%) Kentico
8 3 (1.09%) Node.js
8 3 (1.09%) concrete5
8 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.73%) Liferay
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.36%) SAS
10 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 25 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.36%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.36%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.64%) SaaS
2 7 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.55%) Internet
2 4 (1.45%) GSM
2 4 (1.45%) UMTS
3 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.73%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.27%) MySQL
2 20 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (5.45%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.27%) DTS
7 8 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.18%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (2.18%) RavenDB
9 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.45%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.09%) Big Data
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 32 (11.64%) Git (software)
3 30 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (9.09%) Subversion
5 17 (6.18%) Jenkins
6 14 (5.09%) JIRA
7 8 (2.91%) Maven
7 8 (2.91%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.55%) PHPUnit
9 6 (2.18%) ReSharper
9 6 (2.18%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.09%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.09%) Hudson
10 3 (1.09%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.09%) JUnit
10 3 (1.09%) Gradle
10 3 (1.09%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.09%) EasyMock
11 2 (0.73%) Arquillian
11 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (16.36%) Finance
2 38 (13.82%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.91%) Banking
4 13 (4.73%) Retail
4 13 (4.73%) Marketing
5 7 (2.55%) Publishing
6 5 (1.82%) Automotive
7 3 (1.09%) Back Office
8 2 (0.73%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (49.82%) .NET
2 131 (47.64%) HTML
3 126 (45.82%) CSS
4 100 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 81 (29.45%) jQuery
6 50 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (17.09%) XML
8 45 (16.36%) HTML5
9 39 (14.18%) Spring
10 35 (12.73%) Hibernate
10 35 (12.73%) CSS3
11 33 (12.00%) Web Services
12 32 (11.64%) LINQ
12 32 (11.64%) .NET Framework
13 30 (10.91%) Ajax
14 27 (9.82%) J2EE
15 25 (9.09%) WCF
16 24 (8.73%) Struts
16 24 (8.73%) SOAP
17 23 (8.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.45%) Computer Science
2 19 (6.91%) Open Source
3 10 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.18%) RIA
6 4 (1.45%) NHS
7 3 (1.09%) Xbox
7 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.09%) iDTV
8 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.73%) FMCG
8 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.36%) Animation
9 1 (0.36%) New Media
9 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.36%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.55%) Linux
2 17 (6.18%) UNIX
2 17 (6.18%) Windows
3 2 (0.73%) Solaris
3 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.36%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (38.91%) MVC
2 48 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (17.09%) TDD
4 43 (15.64%) OO
5 38 (13.82%) Scrum
6 37 (13.45%) Software Engineering
7 32 (11.64%) OOP
8 29 (10.55%) BDD
9 27 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.18%) Unit Testing
11 16 (5.82%) SOA
12 15 (5.45%) Time Management
13 14 (5.09%) Web Development
13 14 (5.09%) OOD
14 11 (4.00%) UML
15 10 (3.64%) E-Commerce
15 10 (3.64%) Project Management
16 9 (3.27%) Service Management
16 9 (3.27%) MVVM
16 9 (3.27%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 135 (49.09%) JavaScript
2 128 (46.55%) C#
3 113 (41.09%) SQL
4 83 (30.18%) Java
5 44 (16.00%) PHP
6 23 (8.36%) VB.NET
7 21 (7.64%) T-SQL
8 17 (6.18%) C++
9 14 (5.09%) PHP5
10 10 (3.64%) Scala
11 9 (3.27%) VB
12 7 (2.55%) Perl
12 7 (2.55%) Python
13 6 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.18%) C
14 4 (1.45%) VBScript
15 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.09%) Groovy
16 2 (0.73%) XAML
16 2 (0.73%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (0.73%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.45%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) GAMP
3 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Varnish
Vendors
1 44 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.55%) Oracle
3 10 (3.64%) Zend
4 6 (2.18%) JBoss
5 5 (1.82%) Remedy
5 5 (1.82%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.82%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.09%) SAP
7 2 (0.73%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.36%) Talend
8 1 (0.36%) IBM
8 1 (0.36%) Teradata
8 1 (0.36%) Telerik
8 1 (0.36%) Adobe
8 1 (0.36%) BEA
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