The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 107 87 47
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 48 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.21% 2.09% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.23% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 93
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2277 2156 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.63% 93.90% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1717 1633
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title.

1 55 (61.11%) .NET
2 49 (54.44%) C#
2 49 (54.44%) JavaScript
3 45 (50.00%) HTML
3 45 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 45 (50.00%) CSS
4 34 (37.78%) ASP.NET
5 28 (31.11%) SQL
5 28 (31.11%) jQuery
6 20 (22.22%) MVC
7 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
7 17 (18.89%) Degree
7 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
8 15 (16.67%) WCF
8 15 (16.67%) Time Management
8 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 15 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 14 (15.56%) C++
10 13 (14.44%) Linux
10 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
11 12 (13.33%) Ajax
12 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (12.22%) Scrum
12 11 (12.22%) Windows
12 11 (12.22%) LINQ
13 10 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (11.11%) HTML5
13 10 (11.11%) PHP
14 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.44%) Apache
1 4 (4.44%) Drupal
2 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.22%) Node.js
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.11%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Broadband
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (10.00%) MySQL
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.56%) DTS
5 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.11%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.11%) Emacs
General
1 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.67%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Automotive
4 4 (4.44%) Marketing
5 2 (2.22%) Publishing
5 2 (2.22%) Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (61.11%) .NET
2 45 (50.00%) CSS
2 45 (50.00%) HTML
3 34 (37.78%) ASP.NET
4 28 (31.11%) jQuery
5 15 (16.67%) WCF
6 12 (13.33%) Ajax
7 11 (12.22%) LINQ
8 10 (11.11%) HTML5
9 9 (10.00%) XML
10 7 (7.78%) Web Services
10 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.78%) CSS3
11 6 (6.67%) JSON
11 6 (6.67%) J2EE
12 5 (5.56%) LAMP
12 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (4.44%) Sass
13 4 (4.44%) WinForms
13 4 (4.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.33%) Open Source
4 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.22%) New Media
5 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) MPEG
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Linux
2 11 (12.22%) Windows
3 2 (2.22%) UNIX
4 1 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Android
4 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) MVC
2 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
3 15 (16.67%) Time Management
4 11 (12.22%) Scrum
5 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.00%) OO
6 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.67%) OOP
8 5 (5.56%) SOA
8 5 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.44%) Web Development
9 4 (4.44%) MVVM
9 4 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.44%) ETL
9 4 (4.44%) CRM
10 3 (3.33%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.33%) OOD
10 3 (3.33%) Project Management
10 3 (3.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 49 (54.44%) C#
1 49 (54.44%) JavaScript
2 28 (31.11%) SQL
3 15 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 14 (15.56%) C++
5 10 (11.11%) PHP
6 9 (10.00%) Java
7 7 (7.78%) Perl
8 4 (4.44%) Python
9 3 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.33%) PHP5
9 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.11%) VB
10 1 (1.11%) C
10 1 (1.11%) Ruby
10 1 (1.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Varnish
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) Oracle
3 3 (3.33%) Zend
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
4 1 (1.11%) IBM
4 1 (1.11%) BEA
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