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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 189 207 182
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 26 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.42% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.44% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 44
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 £38,500 £41,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £59,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
4637 5246 5424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.24% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3859 3903
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,876 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +13 15 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Wokingham - 10 £55,000 - 1
Bracknell -5 1 £67,500 +12.50%
Slough - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Developer
South East

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
2 30 (78.95%) C#
3 27 (71.05%) HTML
3 27 (71.05%) .NET
4 26 (68.42%) CSS
4 26 (68.42%) MVC
5 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
5 25 (65.79%) jQuery
6 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 19 (50.00%) SQL
8 16 (42.11%) Oracle
9 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
11 11 (28.95%) Degree
11 11 (28.95%) Java
12 10 (26.32%) SOAP
12 10 (26.32%) XML
12 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
12 10 (26.32%) HTML5
13 9 (23.68%) SaaS
13 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
13 9 (23.68%) OO
14 8 (21.05%) TDD
14 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
14 8 (21.05%) WCF
14 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
15 7 (18.42%) Spring

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (13.16%) IIS
1 5 (13.16%) Node.js
1 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) SaaS
2 2 (5.26%) Force.com
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (15.79%) MySQL
5 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.63%) Big Data
7 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.63%) HBase
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Advertising
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) .NET
1 27 (71.05%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) CSS
3 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
3 25 (65.79%) jQuery
4 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (26.32%) HTML5
5 10 (26.32%) SOAP
5 10 (26.32%) XML
6 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
6 8 (21.05%) WCF
7 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
7 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (18.42%) JSON
7 7 (18.42%) Spring
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (15.79%) REST
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
9 5 (13.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) MVC
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Unit Testing
4 9 (23.68%) OO
4 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.05%) TDD
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) MVVM
7 5 (13.16%) SOA
7 5 (13.16%) SOLID
8 4 (10.53%) Service Management
8 4 (10.53%) V-Model
9 3 (7.89%) Web Development
10 2 (5.26%) Change Management
10 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
10 2 (5.26%) SDLC
10 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
2 30 (78.95%) C#
3 19 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) HDFS
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
Wokingham, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Appnovation
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago