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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 88 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 56 109 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.19% 4.38% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 4.74% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 53 93 100
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £52,750
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
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 24 December 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 49 (62.82%) .NET
1 49 (62.82%) MVC
2 48 (61.54%) C#
3 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
4 43 (55.13%) HTML
5 42 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 39 (50.00%) CSS
7 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (34.62%) SQL
9 25 (32.05%) Web Services
10 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
11 22 (28.21%) Software Engineering
12 21 (26.92%) jQuery
13 19 (24.36%) Java
13 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
14 18 (23.08%) Visual Studio
15 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
16 15 (19.23%) OO
16 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (17.95%) XML
17 14 (17.95%) Finance
17 14 (17.95%) .NET Framework
18 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (16.67%) Web Application Development
19 12 (15.38%) HTML5
20 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
20 10 (12.82%) Telecoms
20 10 (12.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 10 (12.82%) KnockoutJS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (8.97%) CMS
2 6 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 6 (7.69%) Apache
2 6 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 3 (3.85%) JBoss
4 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.28%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.28%) WordPress
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.28%) Drupal
5 1 (1.28%) Node.js
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.69%) PaaS
3 3 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) MySQL
3 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.56%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) DTS
7 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
3 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (10.26%) Mercurial
5 6 (7.69%) Subversion
6 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.85%) MSBuild
7 3 (3.85%) NuGet
8 2 (2.56%) PeopleTools
9 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.28%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.28%) NSubstitute
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (62.82%) .NET
2 43 (55.13%) HTML
3 42 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 39 (50.00%) CSS
5 25 (32.05%) Web Services
6 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (26.92%) jQuery
8 14 (17.95%) XML
8 14 (17.95%) .NET Framework
9 12 (15.38%) HTML5
10 10 (12.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (11.54%) WPF
12 8 (10.26%) WCF
12 8 (10.26%) XSLT
12 8 (10.26%) REST
13 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (8.97%) J2EE
13 7 (8.97%) Spring
13 7 (8.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.13%) Open Source
3 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) MPEG
3 2 (2.56%) Device Driver
3 2 (2.56%) User Experience
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.28%) FMCG
4 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.28%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) UNIX
3 3 (3.85%) Windows
4 2 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) MVC
2 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.21%) Software Engineering
4 15 (19.23%) OO
5 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 8 (10.26%) Web Development
6 8 (10.26%) Scrum
7 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
7 7 (8.97%) Content Management
8 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.41%) TDD
8 5 (6.41%) System Testing
8 5 (6.41%) SOA
8 5 (6.41%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (5.13%) OOD
9 4 (5.13%) Time Management
9 4 (5.13%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.13%) BDD
10 3 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (61.54%) C#
2 47 (60.26%) JavaScript
3 27 (34.62%) SQL
4 19 (24.36%) Java
5 8 (10.26%) PHP
6 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.13%) PHP5
9 3 (3.85%) Python
9 3 (3.85%) C
9 3 (3.85%) C++
10 2 (2.56%) Perl
10 2 (2.56%) XPath
11 1 (1.28%) VBScript
11 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Varnish
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Sitecore
4 5 (6.41%) DevExpress
4 5 (6.41%) EPiServer
4 5 (6.41%) Telerik
5 3 (3.85%) Zend
6 1 (1.28%) BEA
6 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) SaltStack
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Zetman
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
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X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per year
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