The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 76 87 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 156 170 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.66% 3.13% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 3.34% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 135 165 252
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5462 5089 5864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.99% 93.82% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3963 4003 5017
Average salary £45,000 £43,050 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.52% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior Developer
South East

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 71 £50,000 - 8
Slough +6 23 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Maidenhead -23 9 £47,000 -21.66%
Bracknell +17 6 £42,000 -6.66%
Newbury -23 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Windsor +7 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Wokingham -9 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Hungerford - 2 £48,750 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 223 (49.12%) C#
2 212 (46.70%) .NET
3 172 (37.89%) JavaScript
3 172 (37.89%) SQL Server
4 169 (37.22%) HTML
5 158 (34.80%) Java
6 145 (31.94%) SQL
7 142 (31.28%) ASP.NET
8 135 (29.74%) CSS
9 118 (25.99%) Degree
10 109 (24.01%) jQuery
11 104 (22.91%) Computer Science
12 97 (21.37%) MVC
13 86 (18.94%) Finance
14 84 (18.50%) Web Services
14 84 (18.50%) Software Engineering
15 82 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
16 80 (17.62%) TDD
16 80 (17.62%) C++
17 76 (16.74%) OO
18 69 (15.20%) XML
18 69 (15.20%) Spring
18 69 (15.20%) WCF
19 66 (14.54%) SQL Server 2008
19 66 (14.54%) Microsoft
20 65 (14.32%) Scrum
21 64 (14.10%) Ajax
21 64 (14.10%) Linux
22 63 (13.88%) Hibernate
23 57 (12.56%) J2EE

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 36 (7.93%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.19%) Apache
3 15 (3.30%) IIS
4 14 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.54%) CMS
6 7 (1.54%) Mule
7 5 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.44%) Node.js
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.44%) Drupal
9 2 (0.44%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.22%) DNN
10 1 (0.22%) concrete5
Applications
1 43 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.20%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.81%) SaaS
2 10 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.29%) Internet
2 15 (3.30%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.76%) VoIP
4 6 (1.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.22%) GSM
5 1 (0.22%) UMTS
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (37.89%) SQL Server
2 66 (14.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (6.83%) MySQL
4 30 (6.61%) NoSQL
5 27 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (4.19%) Riak
6 19 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.64%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.32%) QlikView
11 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 48 (10.57%) Visual Studio
2 40 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (6.61%) Subversion
4 24 (5.29%) JIRA
5 22 (4.85%) Maven
6 20 (4.41%) EasyMock
7 16 (3.52%) Ant
8 13 (2.86%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.64%) Artifactory
10 11 (2.42%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.98%) Selenium
12 7 (1.54%) JUnit
13 5 (1.10%) Git (software)
13 5 (1.10%) Moq
14 4 (0.88%) Hudson
14 4 (0.88%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.88%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.88%) IntelliJ
General
1 86 (18.94%) Finance
2 23 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.74%) Back Office
4 10 (2.20%) Marketing
5 8 (1.76%) Retail
5 8 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.54%) Banking
7 6 (1.32%) Games
8 4 (0.88%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.88%) Automotive
9 3 (0.66%) Military
10 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.44%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (46.70%) .NET
2 169 (37.22%) HTML
3 142 (31.28%) ASP.NET
4 135 (29.74%) CSS
5 109 (24.01%) jQuery
6 84 (18.50%) Web Services
7 69 (15.20%) XML
7 69 (15.20%) Spring
7 69 (15.20%) WCF
8 64 (14.10%) Ajax
9 63 (13.88%) Hibernate
10 57 (12.56%) J2EE
11 52 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (11.01%) HTML5
13 42 (9.25%) .NET Framework
14 37 (8.15%) WPF
15 31 (6.83%) NHibernate
15 31 (6.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 30 (6.61%) Servlets
17 27 (5.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 104 (22.91%) Computer Science
2 27 (5.95%) Open Source
3 25 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.52%) Mathematics
5 9 (1.98%) N-Tier
5 9 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (1.54%) iPad
6 7 (1.54%) iPhone
7 5 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.66%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.44%) RIA
10 2 (0.44%) New Media
10 2 (0.44%) Physics
11 1 (0.22%) NHS
11 1 (0.22%) IVR
11 1 (0.22%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.22%) Animation
11 1 (0.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.10%) Linux
2 47 (10.35%) Windows
3 26 (5.73%) UNIX
4 12 (2.64%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.32%) Android
6 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (21.37%) MVC
2 84 (18.50%) Software Engineering
3 82 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (17.62%) TDD
5 76 (16.74%) OO
6 65 (14.32%) Scrum
7 52 (11.45%) Unit Testing
8 51 (11.23%) OOD
9 36 (7.93%) OOP
10 32 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (5.73%) Software Architecture
12 22 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (4.85%) Web Application Development
13 19 (4.19%) Web Development
14 17 (3.74%) Multithreading
14 17 (3.74%) SOA
15 16 (3.52%) ETL
15 16 (3.52%) Waterfall
16 15 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (3.30%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 223 (49.12%) C#
2 172 (37.89%) JavaScript
3 158 (34.80%) Java
4 145 (31.94%) SQL
5 80 (17.62%) C++
6 42 (9.25%) PHP
7 41 (9.03%) T-SQL
8 29 (6.39%) VB.NET
9 21 (4.63%) Python
10 18 (3.96%) Objective-C
11 15 (3.30%) Perl
12 13 (2.86%) PHP5
13 11 (2.42%) Ruby
13 11 (2.42%) VB
14 8 (1.76%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.54%) Scala
16 6 (1.32%) C
17 5 (1.10%) Groovy
18 3 (0.66%) Korn
18 3 (0.66%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 118 (25.99%) Degree
2 4 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.52%) QA
2 7 (1.54%) HL7
3 5 (1.10%) SLA
4 3 (0.66%) GAMP
5 2 (0.44%) WCAG
5 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.22%) WMI
1 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (14.54%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.37%) Oracle
3 18 (3.96%) Google
4 11 (2.42%) Apple
5 7 (1.54%) Zend
6 6 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.32%) JBoss
7 4 (0.88%) Sun
8 3 (0.66%) SAP
8 3 (0.66%) Pega
8 3 (0.66%) Tableau
9 2 (0.44%) Cognos
9 2 (0.44%) IBM
9 2 (0.44%) HP
10 1 (0.22%) Teradata
10 1 (0.22%) Facebook
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Salary: 40-45k plus bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Healthcare , Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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