The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 173 191 223
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 43 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.41% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.44% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 3
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Software 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
4665 5194 5060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.45% 93.15% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 3750 4042
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 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Berkshire region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 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 +8 23 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Wokingham - 10 £55,000 - 4
Bracknell +16 6 £57,500 +18.55%
Newbury 0 1 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Senior Software Developer
South East

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 55 (88.71%) C#
2 50 (80.65%) .NET
3 48 (77.42%) SQL Server
4 41 (66.13%) ASP.NET
5 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
6 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (56.45%) HTML
8 34 (54.84%) Windows
9 33 (53.23%) jQuery
10 32 (51.61%) CSS
11 26 (41.94%) MVC
12 22 (35.48%) OO
13 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (32.26%) SQL
15 19 (30.65%) HTML5
16 17 (27.42%) TDD
17 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
17 16 (25.81%) Oracle
18 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (22.58%) Degree
19 13 (20.97%) C++
20 12 (19.35%) Web Services
20 12 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
21 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 11 (17.74%) Scrum
21 11 (17.74%) QA
22 10 (16.13%) JSON
22 10 (16.13%) Web Development
22 10 (16.13%) Ajax
22 10 (16.13%) Finance

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.52%) IIS
2 6 (9.68%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) WordPress
4 2 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.23%) Node.js
4 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.61%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (1.61%) SMTP
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
3 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.84%) DTS
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.61%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) NuGet
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Legal
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (80.65%) .NET
2 41 (66.13%) ASP.NET
3 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (56.45%) HTML
5 33 (53.23%) jQuery
6 32 (51.61%) CSS
7 19 (30.65%) HTML5
8 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
9 12 (19.35%) Web Services
10 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (16.13%) Ajax
11 10 (16.13%) JSON
11 10 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
13 7 (11.29%) Backbone.js
13 7 (11.29%) WinForms
14 6 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (9.68%) XML
14 6 (9.68%) REST
14 6 (9.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.29%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.23%) RIA
6 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (54.84%) Windows
2 9 (14.52%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.45%) Android
4 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) MVC
2 22 (35.48%) OO
3 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (27.42%) TDD
5 11 (17.74%) Scrum
6 10 (16.13%) Web Development
6 10 (16.13%) Multithreading
7 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.52%) V-Model
8 8 (12.90%) BDD
9 6 (9.68%) Software Architecture
9 6 (9.68%) User Stories
9 6 (9.68%) Release Management
9 6 (9.68%) Validation
9 6 (9.68%) UML
10 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.45%) Refactoring
11 4 (6.45%) Use Case
11 4 (6.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (88.71%) C#
2 39 (62.90%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.26%) SQL
4 13 (20.97%) C++
5 8 (12.90%) Java
5 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.90%) TypeScript
6 7 (11.29%) Python
6 7 (11.29%) C
7 6 (9.68%) PHP
7 6 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.68%) Objective-C
7 6 (9.68%) Ruby
8 5 (8.06%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) VC++
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) QA
2 9 (14.52%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) LANDesk
4 2 (3.23%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Twitter
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe
5 1 (1.61%) Websense
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