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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 43 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 264 141 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.12% 2.37% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.45% 2.55% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 226 125 162
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
4847 5522 5113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.92% 92.79% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3817 3848 3998
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 2015.

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 September 2015. 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
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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
Reading +54 98 £52,500 +14.13% 13
Maidenhead +26 33 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Wokingham +16 32 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bracknell +34 27 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Newbury -7 21 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Slough -4 17 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Windsor +17 3 £50,000 +2.04%
Ascot - 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 281 (60.04%) JavaScript
2 248 (52.99%) HTML
3 236 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
4 234 (50.00%) CSS
5 212 (45.30%) C#
6 211 (45.09%) .NET
7 180 (38.46%) jQuery
8 163 (34.83%) MVC
9 156 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 147 (31.41%) Java
10 147 (31.41%) HTML5
11 145 (30.98%) ASP.NET
12 133 (28.42%) SQL
13 122 (26.07%) Scrum
14 113 (24.15%) Web Services
15 103 (22.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 99 (21.15%) XML
17 97 (20.73%) MySQL
18 92 (19.66%) TDD
19 90 (19.23%) PHP
19 90 (19.23%) Git (software)
20 85 (18.16%) Degree
21 84 (17.95%) Unit Testing
22 80 (17.09%) CSS3
23 77 (16.45%) Windows
24 75 (16.03%) Subversion
25 72 (15.38%) OO
26 71 (15.17%) Ajax
27 69 (14.74%) CMS
27 69 (14.74%) REST

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 69 (14.74%) CMS
2 41 (8.76%) Apache
3 35 (7.48%) JBoss
4 31 (6.62%) IIS
5 30 (6.41%) WebLogic
6 26 (5.56%) Tomcat
7 22 (4.70%) Umbraco
7 22 (4.70%) WordPress
8 19 (4.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (2.56%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.35%) Node.js
11 10 (2.14%) concrete5
11 10 (2.14%) Joomla!
12 9 (1.92%) Drupal
13 7 (1.50%) Confluence
13 7 (1.50%) Kentico
13 7 (1.50%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.85%) SAP EP
14 4 (0.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 25 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.14%) MS Office
3 4 (0.85%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.77%) SaaS
2 13 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 11 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.43%) Heroku
6 2 (0.43%) GitHub
7 1 (0.21%) IaaS
7 1 (0.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.21%) Internet
2 3 (0.64%) LTE
2 3 (0.64%) GSM
2 3 (0.64%) UMTS
3 2 (0.43%) SMTP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) AMQP
4 1 (0.21%) Skype
4 1 (0.21%) Wireless
4 1 (0.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 97 (20.73%) MySQL
3 54 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 39 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 27 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 24 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 20 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (3.63%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (2.35%) Big Data
13 10 (2.14%) Hadoop
13 10 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.92%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (1.92%) Riak
15 6 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 90 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 75 (16.03%) Subversion
3 55 (11.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (7.05%) PHPUnit
5 28 (5.98%) Hudson
6 24 (5.13%) Jenkins
7 21 (4.49%) Maven
8 19 (4.06%) JIRA
9 18 (3.85%) Eclipse
9 18 (3.85%) JUnit
10 12 (2.56%) Grunt
10 12 (2.56%) Ant
11 11 (2.35%) gulp
12 9 (1.92%) Bower
12 9 (1.92%) Visual Studio
12 9 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 9 (1.92%) Selenium
13 7 (1.50%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.50%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.85%) Toad
General
1 52 (11.11%) Finance
2 36 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.91%) Retail
4 14 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.78%) Advertising
6 10 (2.14%) Marketing
7 8 (1.71%) Legal
8 6 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.28%) Banking
9 4 (0.85%) Billing
10 2 (0.43%) Electronics
10 2 (0.43%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (52.99%) HTML
2 234 (50.00%) CSS
3 211 (45.09%) .NET
4 180 (38.46%) jQuery
5 147 (31.41%) HTML5
6 145 (30.98%) ASP.NET
7 113 (24.15%) Web Services
8 103 (22.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 99 (21.15%) XML
10 80 (17.09%) CSS3
11 71 (15.17%) Ajax
12 69 (14.74%) REST
13 64 (13.68%) Spring
14 59 (12.61%) AngularJS
15 49 (10.47%) Hibernate
16 46 (9.83%) .NET Framework
17 44 (9.40%) Symfony
18 41 (8.76%) JSON
19 39 (8.33%) WCF
20 37 (7.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (10.68%) Computer Science
3 49 (10.47%) Enterprise Software
3 49 (10.47%) User Experience
4 24 (5.13%) W3C
5 20 (4.27%) iPad
6 18 (3.85%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.14%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.71%) RIA
9 5 (1.07%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.07%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.85%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.64%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.43%) DTV
12 2 (0.43%) Xbox
13 1 (0.21%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.21%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 77 (16.45%) Windows
2 57 (12.18%) Linux
3 47 (10.04%) UNIX
4 11 (2.35%) Android
5 10 (2.14%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (50.43%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (34.83%) MVC
3 122 (26.07%) Scrum
4 92 (19.66%) TDD
5 84 (17.95%) Unit Testing
6 72 (15.38%) OO
7 62 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
8 57 (12.18%) SOA
9 51 (10.90%) BDD
10 44 (9.40%) Software Engineering
11 43 (9.19%) E-Commerce
12 38 (8.12%) DevOps
13 36 (7.69%) Web Development
14 35 (7.48%) OOP
15 31 (6.62%) Refactoring
15 31 (6.62%) Multithreading
16 29 (6.20%) Automated Testing
17 28 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (5.56%) V-Model
19 21 (4.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 281 (60.04%) JavaScript
2 212 (45.30%) C#
3 147 (31.41%) Java
4 133 (28.42%) SQL
5 90 (19.23%) PHP
6 53 (11.32%) Python
7 29 (6.20%) Ruby
8 28 (5.98%) T-SQL
9 27 (5.77%) Jython
10 25 (5.34%) TypeScript
11 20 (4.27%) C
12 18 (3.85%) C++
12 18 (3.85%) VB.NET
12 18 (3.85%) Objective-C
13 14 (2.99%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.71%) Apple Swift
14 8 (1.71%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.50%) PHP5
16 5 (1.07%) Perl
16 5 (1.07%) VC++
Qualifications
1 85 (18.16%) Degree
2 6 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.26%) QA
2 24 (5.13%) GAMP
3 4 (0.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.85%) VMware ESX
2 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.43%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.85%) SCCM
2 3 (0.64%) Puppet
2 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (13.68%) Oracle
2 58 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (5.77%) Zend
4 21 (4.49%) Sitecore
5 15 (3.21%) Google
6 8 (1.71%) IBM
6 8 (1.71%) EPiServer
7 7 (1.50%) hybris
8 6 (1.28%) SAP
9 5 (1.07%) Genesys
10 4 (0.85%) LANDesk
10 4 (0.85%) Tableau
11 3 (0.64%) VMware
11 3 (0.64%) Telerik
11 3 (0.64%) Adobe
12 2 (0.43%) Siemens
12 2 (0.43%) BT
12 2 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.21%) Websense
13 1 (0.21%) Apple
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