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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 55 77 92
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 108 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.75% 2.64% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 2.85% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 57 46
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £72,500
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
2124 2143 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.40% 92.61% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1564 1667
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,936 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 83 (49.11%) JavaScript
2 75 (44.38%) HTML
3 72 (42.60%) Java
4 69 (40.83%) .NET
5 68 (40.24%) C#
5 68 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (36.09%) MySQL
6 61 (36.09%) CSS
6 61 (36.09%) jQuery
7 59 (34.91%) Web Services
8 53 (31.36%) ASP.NET
9 48 (28.40%) SQL Server
9 48 (28.40%) SQL
9 48 (28.40%) MVC
10 47 (27.81%) HTML5
11 43 (25.44%) Spring
12 39 (23.08%) PHP
13 38 (22.49%) J2EE
13 38 (22.49%) OO
14 33 (19.53%) Git (software)
14 33 (19.53%) CSS3
15 31 (18.34%) Linux
16 30 (17.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (17.16%) Hibernate
17 29 (17.16%) Windows
18 28 (16.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 27 (15.98%) Microsoft
19 27 (15.98%) REST
20 26 (15.38%) Computer Science
21 25 (14.79%) Degree

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (13.61%) Apache
2 11 (6.51%) CMS
3 8 (4.73%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.14%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.14%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (3.55%) Kentico
5 6 (3.55%) JBoss
6 5 (2.96%) IIS
6 5 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.37%) Liferay
7 4 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.37%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.78%) Node.js
9 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.37%) PowerPivot
2 4 (2.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.69%) SaaS
2 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.59%) Heroku
5 1 (0.59%) PaaS
5 1 (0.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) HTTP
1 3 (1.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (36.09%) MySQL
2 48 (28.40%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.06%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (5.33%) Riak
6 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.14%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (2.37%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (2.37%) SSDT
9 4 (2.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 4 (2.37%) QlikView
9 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.37%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.37%) PerformancePoint
9 4 (2.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (19.53%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.20%) Subversion
3 21 (12.43%) Maven
4 14 (8.28%) Jenkins
5 13 (7.69%) Ant
5 13 (7.69%) Eclipse
6 8 (4.73%) PHPUnit
7 7 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (2.37%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.37%) Log4j
9 2 (1.18%) JIRA
9 2 (1.18%) PeopleTools
10 1 (0.59%) JUnit
10 1 (0.59%) JBehave
10 1 (0.59%) Mocha
10 1 (0.59%) Hudson
10 1 (0.59%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 15 (8.88%) Finance
2 12 (7.10%) Advertising
3 8 (4.73%) Marketing
4 5 (2.96%) Retail
5 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) French Language
6 1 (0.59%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (44.38%) HTML
2 69 (40.83%) .NET
3 61 (36.09%) CSS
3 61 (36.09%) jQuery
4 59 (34.91%) Web Services
5 53 (31.36%) ASP.NET
6 47 (27.81%) HTML5
7 43 (25.44%) Spring
8 38 (22.49%) J2EE
9 33 (19.53%) CSS3
10 30 (17.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (17.16%) Hibernate
12 28 (16.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (15.98%) REST
14 23 (13.61%) AngularJS
15 22 (13.02%) GWT
16 20 (11.83%) Symfony
17 19 (11.24%) Spring Security
18 18 (10.65%) Ajax
19 17 (10.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.88%) User Experience
3 10 (5.92%) Open Source
3 10 (5.92%) Client/Server
4 9 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.14%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.96%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.96%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.37%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.37%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.37%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.18%) W3C
10 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.59%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.59%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.34%) Linux
2 29 (17.16%) Windows
3 7 (4.14%) UNIX
4 3 (1.78%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.18%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.40%) MVC
3 38 (22.49%) OO
4 22 (13.02%) Scrum
4 22 (13.02%) Software Engineering
5 20 (11.83%) TDD
6 19 (11.24%) SOA
6 19 (11.24%) Web Development
7 14 (8.28%) Unit Testing
8 13 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 11 (6.51%) System Testing
10 9 (5.33%) Business Continuity
10 9 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.33%) Document Management
10 9 (5.33%) OO PHP
11 8 (4.73%) Web Application Development
11 8 (4.73%) BDD
12 7 (4.14%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (49.11%) JavaScript
2 72 (42.60%) Java
3 68 (40.24%) C#
4 48 (28.40%) SQL
5 39 (23.08%) PHP
6 16 (9.47%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.51%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.51%) Python
8 9 (5.33%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.14%) Ruby
10 5 (2.96%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.37%) XPath
11 4 (2.37%) C
11 4 (2.37%) C++
11 4 (2.37%) XQuery
12 3 (1.78%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.59%) VB
14 1 (0.59%) Scala
14 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (14.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.37%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.51%) Oracle
3 7 (4.14%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.96%) Genesys
5 4 (2.37%) Tableau
5 4 (2.37%) VMware
6 3 (1.78%) Zend
6 3 (1.78%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.59%) IBM
7 1 (0.59%) ATG
7 1 (0.59%) Telerik
7 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.59%) SAP
7 1 (0.59%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.59%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.59%) Twitter
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