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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 58 84 96
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 93 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.08% 2.41% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 2.60% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77 56 41
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
2163 2229 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.79% 92.64% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1630 1732
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 101 (55.49%) JavaScript
2 83 (45.60%) HTML
3 77 (42.31%) .NET
3 77 (42.31%) jQuery
4 75 (41.21%) C#
5 74 (40.66%) Java
6 73 (40.11%) MySQL
7 71 (39.01%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (38.46%) CSS
9 57 (31.32%) ASP.NET
9 57 (31.32%) SQL Server
10 56 (30.77%) MVC
11 53 (29.12%) SQL
11 53 (29.12%) PHP
11 53 (29.12%) Web Services
12 50 (27.47%) HTML5
13 41 (22.53%) Spring
14 40 (21.98%) OO
14 40 (21.98%) J2EE
15 39 (21.43%) Windows
16 36 (19.78%) Linux
17 33 (18.13%) REST
17 33 (18.13%) CSS3
17 33 (18.13%) Git (software)
18 31 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (15.93%) Apache
19 29 (15.93%) Degree
19 29 (15.93%) Symfony
19 29 (15.93%) AngularJS
20 28 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 29 (15.93%) Apache
2 17 (9.34%) CMS
3 11 (6.04%) Umbraco
3 11 (6.04%) IIS
4 9 (4.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (4.40%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.30%) Kentico
8 5 (2.75%) JBoss
9 4 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.20%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.20%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (2.20%) Liferay
10 3 (1.65%) Node.js
11 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) PowerPivot
2 4 (2.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.69%) SaaS
2 6 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.55%) PaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Heroku
5 1 (0.55%) GitHub
5 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) Internet
2 3 (1.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) SMTP
3 1 (0.55%) Network Security
3 1 (0.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (40.11%) MySQL
2 57 (31.32%) SQL Server
3 24 (13.19%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.95%) Riak
6 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.20%) SSDT
8 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Power View
8 4 (2.20%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (2.20%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 4 (2.20%) QlikView
8 4 (2.20%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (2.20%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.20%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 33 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 27 (14.84%) Subversion
3 21 (11.54%) Maven
4 16 (8.79%) PHPUnit
5 14 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 14 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 13 (7.14%) Ant
7 10 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.20%) Log4j
8 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.65%) NuGet
10 2 (1.10%) JUnit
10 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.10%) JIRA
10 2 (1.10%) Selenium
11 1 (0.55%) JBehave
11 1 (0.55%) Mocha
11 1 (0.55%) Hudson
11 1 (0.55%) Behat
General
1 16 (8.79%) Finance
2 12 (6.59%) Advertising
3 8 (4.40%) Marketing
4 7 (3.85%) Legal
4 7 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.75%) Retail
6 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) French Language
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
7 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (45.60%) HTML
2 77 (42.31%) .NET
2 77 (42.31%) jQuery
3 70 (38.46%) CSS
4 57 (31.32%) ASP.NET
5 53 (29.12%) Web Services
6 50 (27.47%) HTML5
7 41 (22.53%) Spring
8 40 (21.98%) J2EE
9 33 (18.13%) REST
9 33 (18.13%) CSS3
10 31 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (15.93%) Symfony
11 29 (15.93%) AngularJS
12 28 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (15.38%) Hibernate
13 25 (13.74%) .NET Framework
14 21 (11.54%) Ajax
15 20 (10.99%) GWT
16 19 (10.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.44%) User Experience
3 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.40%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.75%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.20%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.20%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.20%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.10%) W3C
8 2 (1.10%) Xbox
9 1 (0.55%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.55%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.55%) Streaming Music
9 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.43%) Windows
2 36 (19.78%) Linux
3 9 (4.95%) Mac OS X
4 7 (3.85%) UNIX
5 2 (1.10%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.01%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (30.77%) MVC
3 40 (21.98%) OO
4 26 (14.29%) TDD
4 26 (14.29%) Scrum
5 21 (11.54%) SOA
6 20 (10.99%) Web Development
6 20 (10.99%) Unit Testing
6 20 (10.99%) Multithreading
7 17 (9.34%) Software Engineering
8 14 (7.69%) BDD
9 11 (6.04%) SDLC
10 10 (5.49%) System Testing
11 9 (4.95%) OO PHP
11 9 (4.95%) Content Management
11 9 (4.95%) Document Management
11 9 (4.95%) Business Continuity
11 9 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (4.40%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 101 (55.49%) JavaScript
2 75 (41.21%) C#
3 74 (40.66%) Java
4 53 (29.12%) PHP
4 53 (29.12%) SQL
5 15 (8.24%) Python
6 14 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 11 (6.04%) Ruby
9 10 (5.49%) C++
10 9 (4.95%) C
10 9 (4.95%) Objective-C
11 7 (3.85%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.30%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.20%) XPath
13 4 (2.20%) XQuery
14 3 (1.65%) VB
15 1 (0.55%) Scala
15 1 (0.55%) Go
15 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (15.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.20%) VMware ESX
1 4 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.20%) SCCM
1 4 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.04%) Sitecore
3 9 (4.95%) Zend
4 6 (3.30%) Oracle
5 5 (2.75%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.75%) Genesys
6 4 (2.20%) IBM
6 4 (2.20%) Tableau
6 4 (2.20%) VMware
7 1 (0.55%) Twitter
7 1 (0.55%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.55%) Websense
7 1 (0.55%) ATG
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