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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 55 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 84 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.79% 1.85% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 2.00% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 45
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
2097 2196 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.63% 92.54% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1550 1717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 109 (56.48%) JavaScript
2 89 (46.11%) HTML
3 82 (42.49%) C#
3 82 (42.49%) .NET
4 81 (41.97%) jQuery
5 78 (40.41%) CSS
5 78 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (39.90%) Java
7 76 (39.38%) MySQL
8 63 (32.64%) SQL Server
9 61 (31.61%) ASP.NET
10 60 (31.09%) PHP
11 59 (30.57%) SQL
11 59 (30.57%) Web Services
11 59 (30.57%) MVC
12 52 (26.94%) HTML5
13 46 (23.83%) Windows
14 42 (21.76%) Spring
14 42 (21.76%) OO
15 38 (19.69%) Linux
15 38 (19.69%) J2EE
15 38 (19.69%) REST
16 37 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
17 33 (17.10%) Symfony
18 31 (16.06%) CSS3
18 31 (16.06%) Apache
19 29 (15.03%) Hibernate
19 29 (15.03%) Scrum
19 29 (15.03%) Degree

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 31 (16.06%) Apache
2 23 (11.92%) CMS
3 13 (6.74%) Umbraco
4 12 (6.22%) IIS
5 10 (5.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (4.66%) Tomcat
7 8 (4.15%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.63%) Kentico
9 6 (3.11%) JBoss
10 4 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (2.07%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.07%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (2.07%) Liferay
11 3 (1.55%) Node.js
12 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.07%) PowerPivot
2 4 (2.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.29%) SaaS
2 6 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.04%) GitHub
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.07%) Internet
2 3 (1.55%) HTTP
3 1 (0.52%) SMTP
3 1 (0.52%) Network Security
3 1 (0.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (39.38%) MySQL
2 63 (32.64%) SQL Server
3 26 (13.47%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.77%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.66%) Riak
8 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.07%) QlikView
9 4 (2.07%) PerformancePoint
9 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.07%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.07%) OLTP
9 4 (2.07%) Star Schema
9 4 (2.07%) OLAP
9 4 (2.07%) MS Access
9 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
2 24 (12.44%) Subversion
3 21 (10.88%) Maven
4 20 (10.36%) PHPUnit
5 14 (7.25%) Jenkins
5 14 (7.25%) Eclipse
6 13 (6.74%) Ant
7 12 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.07%) Log4j
8 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.55%) NuGet
10 2 (1.04%) JUnit
10 2 (1.04%) JIRA
10 2 (1.04%) Selenium
11 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.52%) Grunt
11 1 (0.52%) Bower
11 1 (0.52%) JBehave
11 1 (0.52%) Behat
General
1 17 (8.81%) Finance
2 13 (6.74%) Advertising
3 8 (4.15%) Legal
3 8 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.63%) Retail
4 7 (3.63%) Marketing
5 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) French Language
6 1 (0.52%) German Language
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (46.11%) HTML
2 82 (42.49%) .NET
3 81 (41.97%) jQuery
4 78 (40.41%) CSS
5 61 (31.61%) ASP.NET
6 59 (30.57%) Web Services
7 52 (26.94%) HTML5
8 42 (21.76%) Spring
9 38 (19.69%) J2EE
9 38 (19.69%) REST
10 37 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (17.10%) Symfony
12 31 (16.06%) CSS3
13 29 (15.03%) Hibernate
14 28 (14.51%) AngularJS
15 27 (13.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (12.95%) Ajax
17 23 (11.92%) WCF
18 22 (11.40%) .NET Framework
19 19 (9.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.51%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.92%) User Experience
3 16 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.66%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.07%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.07%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.07%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.07%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.04%) Xbox
10 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.52%) W3C
10 1 (0.52%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.83%) Windows
2 38 (19.69%) Linux
3 10 (5.18%) Mac OS X
4 8 (4.15%) UNIX
5 2 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (30.57%) MVC
3 42 (21.76%) OO
4 29 (15.03%) Scrum
5 25 (12.95%) Unit Testing
6 24 (12.44%) Multithreading
6 24 (12.44%) TDD
7 22 (11.40%) Web Development
8 21 (10.88%) SOA
9 17 (8.81%) Software Engineering
10 12 (6.22%) BDD
11 11 (5.70%) System Testing
12 10 (5.18%) SDLC
13 9 (4.66%) OO PHP
13 9 (4.66%) Content Management
13 9 (4.66%) Document Management
13 9 (4.66%) Business Continuity
13 9 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (4.15%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.15%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 109 (56.48%) JavaScript
2 82 (42.49%) C#
3 77 (39.90%) Java
4 60 (31.09%) PHP
5 59 (30.57%) SQL
6 17 (8.81%) T-SQL
7 15 (7.77%) Python
8 14 (7.25%) VB.NET
8 14 (7.25%) Ruby
9 10 (5.18%) Objective-C
9 10 (5.18%) C++
10 9 (4.66%) C
11 7 (3.63%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.07%) XQuery
13 4 (2.07%) XPath
14 3 (1.55%) VB
15 1 (0.52%) XAML
15 1 (0.52%) Perl
15 1 (0.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 29 (15.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.07%) VMware ESX
1 4 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.07%) SCCM
1 4 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Ansible
2 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (10.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.74%) Zend
3 12 (6.22%) Sitecore
4 8 (4.15%) Oracle
5 5 (2.59%) Genesys
5 5 (2.59%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.07%) Tableau
6 4 (2.07%) IBM
6 4 (2.07%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Telerik
7 1 (0.52%) Apple
7 1 (0.52%) Websense
7 1 (0.52%) Twitter
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