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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 190 199 212
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 25 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 9
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £52,000 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.55%
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
4672 5063 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.75% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 3674 3906
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 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 -14 11 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Newbury - 4 £50,000 -
Bracknell +16 3 £60,000 +23.71%
Hungerford - 3 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £50,000 - 1
Senior Software Developer
South East

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (78.95%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) .NET
3 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
4 23 (60.53%) Windows
5 21 (55.26%) OO
6 20 (52.63%) HTML
7 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 18 (47.37%) jQuery
9 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (44.74%) CSS
9 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
10 12 (31.58%) MVC
11 10 (26.32%) HTML5
11 10 (26.32%) TDD
12 9 (23.68%) Degree
12 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
12 9 (23.68%) C++
12 9 (23.68%) SQL
13 8 (21.05%) Web Services
13 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.05%) Software Architecture
13 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (18.42%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (18.42%) Ajax
14 7 (18.42%) Web Development
14 7 (18.42%) Scrum
14 7 (18.42%) QA
14 7 (18.42%) Finance
15 6 (15.79%) UML

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) WordPress
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) DTS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.63%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 20 (52.63%) HTML
3 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (47.37%) jQuery
5 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (44.74%) CSS
6 10 (26.32%) HTML5
7 8 (21.05%) Web Services
7 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (18.42%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (18.42%) Ajax
9 5 (13.16%) WCF
10 4 (10.53%) XML
10 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
11 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
12 2 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.26%) MPEG
4 2 (5.26%) CUDA
5 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) OO
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) MVC
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
6 8 (21.05%) Software Architecture
7 7 (18.42%) Web Development
7 7 (18.42%) Scrum
8 6 (15.79%) UML
8 6 (15.79%) Release Management
8 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.79%) Validation
8 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.16%) OOD
10 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.89%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (7.89%) BDD
10 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) C++
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) VB
5 3 (7.89%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Telerik
3 1 (2.63%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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