The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 90 88 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 49 48 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.08% 2.12% 5.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 2.25% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 111
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2183 2136 2077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.62% 94.30% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1708 1761
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
Berkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 78 (66.67%) .NET
2 73 (62.39%) C#
3 62 (52.99%) SQL Server
4 54 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 51 (43.59%) HTML
7 49 (41.88%) CSS
8 38 (32.48%) jQuery
9 27 (23.08%) SQL
10 24 (20.51%) Degree
11 23 (19.66%) Computer Science
11 23 (19.66%) MVC
12 22 (18.80%) WCF
13 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (16.24%) Linux
15 18 (15.38%) C++
16 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
17 16 (13.68%) Finance
17 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
18 15 (12.82%) Java
18 15 (12.82%) VB.NET
18 15 (12.82%) Ajax
18 15 (12.82%) Time Management
19 14 (11.97%) Windows
19 14 (11.97%) MS Excel
20 13 (11.11%) SaaS
21 12 (10.26%) HTML5
21 12 (10.26%) LINQ
21 12 (10.26%) Unit Testing
21 12 (10.26%) Scrum

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (3.42%) Apache
1 4 (3.42%) Drupal
2 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.71%) CMS
3 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.71%) Node.js
4 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) SaaS
2 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) Broadband
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (52.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.84%) MySQL
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.27%) DTS
7 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.42%) Riak
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.55%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.42%) Ant
5 3 (2.56%) Subversion
6 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.85%) Emacs
General
1 16 (13.68%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Automotive
2 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.42%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (66.67%) .NET
2 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 51 (43.59%) HTML
4 49 (41.88%) CSS
5 38 (32.48%) jQuery
6 22 (18.80%) WCF
7 15 (12.82%) Ajax
8 12 (10.26%) LINQ
8 12 (10.26%) HTML5
9 11 (9.40%) XML
10 10 (8.55%) Web Services
11 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (7.69%) WPF
12 8 (6.84%) CSS3
13 7 (5.98%) WinForms
13 7 (5.98%) .NET Framework
13 7 (5.98%) JSON
14 6 (5.13%) NHibernate
14 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (4.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.66%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.56%) Open Source
5 2 (1.71%) New Media
5 2 (1.71%) Physics
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Linux
2 14 (11.97%) Windows
3 5 (4.27%) UNIX
4 2 (1.71%) Android
4 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.66%) MVC
2 20 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.53%) Software Engineering
4 15 (12.82%) Time Management
5 12 (10.26%) Unit Testing
5 12 (10.26%) Scrum
6 10 (8.55%) OO
7 8 (6.84%) TDD
8 7 (5.98%) Web Development
9 6 (5.13%) OOP
9 6 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.27%) SOA
11 4 (3.42%) ETL
11 4 (3.42%) CRM
11 4 (3.42%) Business Continuity
11 4 (3.42%) Code Coverage
11 4 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.42%) Document Management
11 4 (3.42%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (62.39%) C#
2 54 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 27 (23.08%) SQL
4 18 (15.38%) C++
5 15 (12.82%) Java
5 15 (12.82%) VB.NET
6 10 (8.55%) PHP
7 8 (6.84%) Python
8 6 (5.13%) Perl
9 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.71%) PHP5
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (20.51%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Varnish
Vendors
1 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) Oracle
3 2 (1.71%) Zend
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) IBM
4 1 (0.85%) BEA
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