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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 67 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 197 143 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.63% 2.51% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 2.69% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 171 124 158
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
5020 5308 5080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.62% 93.25% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 3857 3991
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 May 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 May 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
(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
Reading +27 106 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Newbury +31 27 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Slough 0 21 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell +14 12 £57,500 +36.90%
Maidenhead +3 10 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Hungerford -9 5 £40,000 -15.78%
Windsor -16 2 £46,250 -15.90%
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 158 (45.80%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 134 (38.84%) Java
4 131 (37.97%) HTML
5 126 (36.52%) C#
6 124 (35.94%) .NET
7 103 (29.86%) Web Services
8 98 (28.41%) CSS
8 98 (28.41%) MVC
9 94 (27.25%) jQuery
10 87 (25.22%) Scrum
11 83 (24.06%) Spring
11 83 (24.06%) SQL
12 81 (23.48%) ASP.NET
13 75 (21.74%) SQL Server
14 71 (20.58%) TDD
15 70 (20.29%) MySQL
16 65 (18.84%) HTML5
17 64 (18.55%) SOA
18 63 (18.26%) OO
19 54 (15.65%) Finance
19 54 (15.65%) AngularJS
20 52 (15.07%) XML
21 51 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
21 51 (14.78%) Git (software)
22 49 (14.20%) J2EE
23 48 (13.91%) Subversion
23 48 (13.91%) Software Engineering
23 48 (13.91%) CSS3
24 46 (13.33%) Hibernate

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 21 (6.09%) Apache
2 20 (5.80%) Tomcat
3 19 (5.51%) JBoss
3 19 (5.51%) WebLogic
4 16 (4.64%) Node.js
5 13 (3.77%) IIS
5 13 (3.77%) CMS
6 9 (2.61%) Umbraco
7 8 (2.32%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (2.03%) Kentico
9 6 (1.74%) Confluence
10 4 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.16%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.16%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.16%) Liferay
10 4 (1.16%) WordPress
11 2 (0.58%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.58%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 26 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.58%) MS Office
2 2 (0.58%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.32%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.99%) SaaS
2 12 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.90%) Force.com
5 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Heroku
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.90%) Internet
2 9 (2.61%) HTTP
3 6 (1.74%) AMQP
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
4 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 70 (20.29%) MySQL
3 26 (7.54%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (3.19%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.19%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.61%) Riak
9 8 (2.32%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.74%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.74%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.16%) QlikView
12 4 (1.16%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 51 (14.78%) Git (software)
2 48 (13.91%) Subversion
3 31 (8.99%) Jenkins
4 23 (6.67%) Ant
5 21 (6.09%) Maven
6 14 (4.06%) Eclipse
7 13 (3.77%) JUnit
8 12 (3.48%) Hudson
9 9 (2.61%) JIRA
10 7 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (2.03%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.45%) Grunt
12 4 (1.16%) Log4j
12 4 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (1.16%) JMeter
12 4 (1.16%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.16%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.87%) Xcode
14 2 (0.58%) Selenium
14 2 (0.58%) PeopleTools
General
1 54 (15.65%) Finance
2 32 (9.28%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.22%) Marketing
4 14 (4.06%) Advertising
5 13 (3.77%) Banking
6 7 (2.03%) Retail
7 5 (1.45%) Automotive
8 4 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.16%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) French Language
9 1 (0.29%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (37.97%) HTML
2 124 (35.94%) .NET
3 103 (29.86%) Web Services
4 98 (28.41%) CSS
5 94 (27.25%) jQuery
6 83 (24.06%) Spring
7 81 (23.48%) ASP.NET
8 65 (18.84%) HTML5
9 54 (15.65%) AngularJS
10 52 (15.07%) XML
11 51 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 49 (14.20%) J2EE
13 48 (13.91%) CSS3
14 46 (13.33%) Hibernate
15 35 (10.14%) REST
15 35 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 32 (9.28%) Ajax
17 31 (8.99%) .NET Framework
17 31 (8.99%) RESTful
18 24 (6.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.99%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (5.80%) User Experience
4 14 (4.06%) Open Source
5 13 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.32%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.74%) iPad
8 5 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.16%) DTV
10 3 (0.87%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.58%) W3C
11 2 (0.58%) MPEG
11 2 (0.58%) CUDA
11 2 (0.58%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.29%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.01%) Windows
2 33 (9.57%) Linux
3 27 (7.83%) UNIX
4 9 (2.61%) Android
5 8 (2.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (45.80%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (28.41%) MVC
3 87 (25.22%) Scrum
4 71 (20.58%) TDD
5 64 (18.55%) SOA
6 63 (18.26%) OO
7 48 (13.91%) Software Engineering
8 39 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (10.72%) Unit Testing
10 33 (9.57%) BDD
11 29 (8.41%) Web Development
12 23 (6.67%) Multithreading
13 22 (6.38%) Web Application Development
14 21 (6.09%) Automated Testing
14 21 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (5.80%) User Stories
15 20 (5.80%) E-Commerce
16 18 (5.22%) OOA/OOD
17 14 (4.06%) OOD
17 14 (4.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 150 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 134 (38.84%) Java
3 126 (36.52%) C#
4 83 (24.06%) SQL
5 33 (9.57%) PHP
6 25 (7.25%) Python
7 18 (5.22%) T-SQL
8 13 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 13 (3.77%) C++
9 12 (3.48%) C
10 10 (2.90%) Apex Code
11 8 (2.32%) Jython
12 6 (1.74%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.74%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.45%) Ruby
14 4 (1.16%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.16%) XPath
14 4 (1.16%) XQuery
15 2 (0.58%) VB
15 2 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (12.17%) Degree
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.58%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.16%) Puppet
2 2 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.41%) Oracle
3 10 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.61%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.74%) hybris
6 5 (1.45%) Genesys
6 5 (1.45%) SAP
6 5 (1.45%) Ab Initio
7 4 (1.16%) Telerik
7 4 (1.16%) VMware
7 4 (1.16%) IBM
8 3 (0.87%) DevExpress
8 3 (0.87%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.87%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.58%) Adobe
9 2 (0.58%) Twitter
9 2 (0.58%) Tableau
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco
10 1 (0.29%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.29%) Avaya
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BONUS
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Oliver Bernard
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
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