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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 209 189 220
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 22 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.66% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.71% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 11
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
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
5125 5364 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.95% 93.13% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 3886 4006
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 £62,400 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -19 11 £52,500 - 2
Newbury - 5 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £60,000 - 1
Hungerford - 3 £40,000 -
Senior Software Developer
South East

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (73.53%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) OO
3 18 (52.94%) Windows
3 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 15 (44.12%) HTML
6 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (35.29%) jQuery
7 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (35.29%) CSS
8 11 (32.35%) MVC
8 11 (32.35%) Web Services
9 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
9 9 (26.47%) Degree
9 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (23.53%) TDD
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 7 (20.59%) Scrum
11 7 (20.59%) SQL
11 7 (20.59%) C++
11 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
11 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
12 6 (17.65%) HTML5
12 6 (17.65%) Ajax
12 6 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (17.65%) Finance
12 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (8.82%) IIS
1 3 (8.82%) WordPress
2 2 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) RavenDB
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 15 (44.12%) HTML
4 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (35.29%) jQuery
5 12 (35.29%) CSS
6 11 (32.35%) Web Services
7 6 (17.65%) Ajax
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (14.71%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (11.76%) WCF
9 4 (11.76%) XML
10 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.88%) XHTML
11 2 (5.88%) Middleware
11 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) CUDA
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) MPEG
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.94%) DataPower
3 1 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) OO
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
4 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (23.53%) TDD
6 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
6 7 (20.59%) Software Architecture
7 6 (17.65%) Web Application Development
7 6 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (14.71%) Validation
8 5 (14.71%) OOD
8 5 (14.71%) UML
8 5 (14.71%) System Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Web Development
8 5 (14.71%) Release Management
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) VB
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Telerik
2 4 (11.76%) DevExpress
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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Salary: 45-65k
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago
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