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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 115 75 58
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 117 184 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.98% 3.28% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 3.52% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 104 178 233
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £61,500
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
5436 5232 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.82% 93.18% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4034 4328
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +17 32 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Maidenhead -9 21 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Reading -37 20 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Slough -6 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Bracknell -16 12 £45,000 +5.88%
Windsor -18 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 19 September 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.

1 138 (50.92%) JavaScript
2 133 (49.08%) .NET
3 130 (47.97%) HTML
4 126 (46.49%) CSS
5 123 (45.39%) C#
6 110 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
7 109 (40.22%) SQL
8 103 (38.01%) MVC
9 100 (36.90%) ASP.NET
10 95 (35.06%) SQL Server
11 85 (31.37%) Java
12 80 (29.52%) jQuery
13 52 (19.19%) XML
14 51 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 49 (18.08%) Degree
16 47 (17.34%) TDD
17 46 (16.97%) Visual Studio
17 46 (16.97%) HTML5
18 44 (16.24%) Finance
19 41 (15.13%) PHP
20 40 (14.76%) Telecoms
20 40 (14.76%) Spring
21 38 (14.02%) Computer Science
21 38 (14.02%) Hibernate
22 37 (13.65%) Microsoft
23 36 (13.28%) OO
23 36 (13.28%) Software Engineering
23 36 (13.28%) Git (software)
24 35 (12.92%) CSS3
24 35 (12.92%) Scrum

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (5.90%) CMS
2 15 (5.54%) Umbraco
3 11 (4.06%) Apache
4 10 (3.69%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.58%) Drupal
6 7 (2.58%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.58%) WordPress
7 5 (1.85%) IIS
7 5 (1.85%) Kentico
8 3 (1.11%) Node.js
8 3 (1.11%) concrete5
8 3 (1.11%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.74%) Liferay
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.37%) SAS
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 19 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.32%) SaaS
2 3 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.58%) Internet
2 4 (1.48%) GSM
2 4 (1.48%) UMTS
3 3 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.74%) Broadband
5 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (35.06%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.38%) MySQL
3 15 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (5.54%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.32%) DTS
6 8 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.21%) RavenDB
8 6 (2.21%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.48%) Big Data
11 3 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (16.97%) Visual Studio
2 36 (13.28%) Git (software)
3 28 (10.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (9.23%) Subversion
5 16 (5.90%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.43%) JIRA
7 8 (2.95%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.95%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.58%) Maven
8 7 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (2.21%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.48%) JUnit
11 3 (1.11%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.11%) Hudson
11 3 (1.11%) Gradle
12 2 (0.74%) Arquillian
12 2 (0.74%) Ant
12 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.74%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 44 (16.24%) Finance
2 40 (14.76%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.75%) Banking
4 15 (5.54%) Retail
4 15 (5.54%) Marketing
5 7 (2.58%) Publishing
6 5 (1.85%) Automotive
7 2 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (49.08%) .NET
2 130 (47.97%) HTML
3 126 (46.49%) CSS
4 100 (36.90%) ASP.NET
5 80 (29.52%) jQuery
6 52 (19.19%) XML
7 51 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (16.97%) HTML5
9 40 (14.76%) Spring
10 38 (14.02%) Hibernate
11 35 (12.92%) CSS3
12 30 (11.07%) Ajax
13 29 (10.70%) .NET Framework
14 28 (10.33%) LINQ
14 28 (10.33%) J2EE
15 26 (9.59%) SOAP
15 26 (9.59%) Web Services
16 23 (8.49%) Struts
16 23 (8.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 22 (8.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.02%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.64%) Open Source
3 17 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.06%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.58%) User Experience
7 5 (1.85%) RIA
8 4 (1.48%) NHS
9 3 (1.11%) FMCG
9 3 (1.11%) iDTV
9 3 (1.11%) Xbox
10 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.37%) MPEG
11 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.37%) Animation
11 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.07%) Linux
2 17 (6.27%) UNIX
2 17 (6.27%) Windows
3 2 (0.74%) Solaris
3 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Android
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (38.01%) MVC
3 47 (17.34%) TDD
4 36 (13.28%) Software Engineering
4 36 (13.28%) OO
5 35 (12.92%) Scrum
6 31 (11.44%) BDD
7 25 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (9.23%) Mentoring
7 25 (9.23%) OOP
8 18 (6.64%) Unit Testing
9 15 (5.54%) Time Management
10 14 (5.17%) Web Development
10 14 (5.17%) SOA
11 13 (4.80%) OOD
12 12 (4.43%) Project Management
13 11 (4.06%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.06%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (3.69%) UML
14 10 (3.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (50.92%) JavaScript
2 123 (45.39%) C#
3 109 (40.22%) SQL
4 85 (31.37%) Java
5 41 (15.13%) PHP
6 21 (7.75%) VB.NET
7 18 (6.64%) C++
8 16 (5.90%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.06%) Scala
10 10 (3.69%) PHP5
11 9 (3.32%) VB
12 8 (2.95%) Python
13 7 (2.58%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.58%) Perl
14 6 (2.21%) C
15 4 (1.48%) VBScript
16 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.74%) XAML
17 2 (0.74%) Ruby
17 2 (0.74%) VC++
Qualifications
1 49 (18.08%) 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 37 (13.65%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.44%) Oracle
3 9 (3.32%) Zend
3 9 (3.32%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.95%) EPiServer
5 7 (2.58%) JBoss
6 5 (1.85%) Remedy
7 2 (0.74%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.37%) Sencha
8 1 (0.37%) Talend
8 1 (0.37%) Teradata
8 1 (0.37%) Telerik
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe
8 1 (0.37%) BEA
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
8 1 (0.37%) SAP
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