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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 215 201 205
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 8 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 23
Average salary £46,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.41% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,350 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £53,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
5429 5241 5250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.81% 93.06% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4032 4384
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 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,950 £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 September 2014.

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 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
Wokingham - 3 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £57,500 - 2
Reading -22 1 £39,500 -25.64% 2
Slough - 1 £77,500 -
Senior Software Developer
South East

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
3 18 (52.94%) C++
4 14 (41.18%) C#
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 14 (41.18%) Degree
5 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
6 12 (35.29%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) XML
8 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) MVC
8 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
8 9 (26.47%) Finance
8 9 (26.47%) WPF
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (23.53%) HTML5
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) CSS
10 7 (20.59%) OOD
10 7 (20.59%) SOA
10 7 (20.59%) jQuery
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (17.65%) Perl
12 5 (14.71%) VB
12 5 (14.71%) UML

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Liferay
2 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) GSM
1 3 (8.82%) UMTS
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (14.71%) DTS
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.76%) Big Data
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) Gradle
4 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) XML
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) WPF
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.59%) CSS
5 7 (20.59%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
7 3 (8.82%) Web Services
7 3 (8.82%) Spring
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.82%) LINQ
7 3 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 2 (5.88%) NHibernate
8 2 (5.88%) SOAP
8 2 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) MPEG
4 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
3 9 (26.47%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) OOD
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
5 5 (14.71%) UML
5 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.82%) MVVM
8 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
8 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) BDD
8 2 (5.88%) V-Model
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
9 1 (2.94%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C++
2 14 (41.18%) C#
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) Perl
5 5 (14.71%) VB
6 3 (8.82%) Java
7 2 (5.88%) VC++
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) XPath
8 1 (2.94%) Scala
8 1 (2.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) GAMP
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Zend
3 1 (2.94%) GigaSpaces
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