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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 72 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 74 68 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.97% 3.20% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 3.40% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 72 68 74
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,000 £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
2319 2002 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.17% 94.26% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 1604 1959
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 118 (60.82%) .NET
2 117 (60.31%) C#
3 104 (53.61%) SQL Server
4 94 (48.45%) ASP.NET
5 74 (38.14%) HTML
6 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
6 58 (29.90%) Degree
7 55 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (28.35%) CSS
8 54 (27.84%) C++
9 49 (25.26%) Java
10 46 (23.71%) SQL
10 46 (23.71%) Finance
11 45 (23.20%) jQuery
12 44 (22.68%) Software Engineering
13 43 (22.16%) Linux
14 42 (21.65%) Computer Science
15 41 (21.13%) MVC
16 40 (20.62%) WCF
17 33 (17.01%) TDD
18 32 (16.49%) Unit Testing
18 32 (16.49%) SaaS
19 30 (15.46%) Ajax
19 30 (15.46%) Microsoft
20 28 (14.43%) Web Services
20 28 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
21 27 (13.92%) OO
22 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
23 25 (12.89%) HTML5
23 25 (12.89%) WPF

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.15%) Apache
3 6 (3.09%) IIS
4 5 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.06%) CMS
6 2 (1.03%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (8.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.49%) SaaS
2 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.67%) Internet
2 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (53.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.31%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (10.31%) NoSQL
3 20 (10.31%) Riak
4 18 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (3.61%) MySQL
9 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.55%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (10.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (7.73%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.19%) Ant
4 5 (2.58%) Moq
5 4 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.55%) Subversion
6 3 (1.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.55%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (1.03%) JProfiler
7 2 (1.03%) JUnit
8 1 (0.52%) Maven
8 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 46 (23.71%) Finance
2 8 (4.12%) Marketing
3 4 (2.06%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.55%) Publishing
4 3 (1.55%) Military
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (60.82%) .NET
2 94 (48.45%) ASP.NET
3 74 (38.14%) HTML
4 55 (28.35%) CSS
5 45 (23.20%) jQuery
6 40 (20.62%) WCF
7 30 (15.46%) Ajax
8 28 (14.43%) Web Services
9 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (12.89%) WPF
10 25 (12.89%) HTML5
11 24 (12.37%) XML
12 18 (9.28%) .NET Framework
13 14 (7.22%) JSON
13 14 (7.22%) XSLT
14 11 (5.67%) WinForms
14 11 (5.67%) NHibernate
15 10 (5.15%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 9 (4.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 8 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.65%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.31%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.61%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.61%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (2.58%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (2.58%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.06%) Open Source
5 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.55%) New Media
7 2 (1.03%) Physics
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) IVR
8 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.52%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.16%) Linux
2 21 (10.82%) Windows
3 15 (7.73%) UNIX
4 5 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.03%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.68%) Software Engineering
3 41 (21.13%) MVC
4 33 (17.01%) TDD
5 32 (16.49%) Unit Testing
6 27 (13.92%) OO
7 23 (11.86%) Scrum
8 20 (10.31%) OOD
9 16 (8.25%) Web Development
9 16 (8.25%) Waterfall
10 15 (7.73%) Software Architecture
10 15 (7.73%) Data Protection
10 15 (7.73%) Document Management
11 14 (7.22%) Business Continuity
11 14 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (6.70%) ETL
12 13 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.67%) Code Coverage
13 11 (5.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 117 (60.31%) C#
2 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
3 54 (27.84%) C++
4 49 (25.26%) Java
5 46 (23.71%) SQL
6 22 (11.34%) Python
7 17 (8.76%) PHP
8 16 (8.25%) T-SQL
9 12 (6.19%) VB.NET
10 10 (5.15%) Perl
11 5 (2.58%) PHP5
12 3 (1.55%) VBScript
12 3 (1.55%) VB
12 3 (1.55%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.03%) Ruby
13 2 (1.03%) Lua
13 2 (1.03%) C
13 2 (1.03%) PHP4
13 2 (1.03%) R
14 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (29.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.58%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.64%) Oracle
3 5 (2.58%) Zend
4 2 (1.03%) JBoss
5 1 (0.52%) Google
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TEKsystems
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Posted: Yesterday
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Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum Up to £55,000 per Annum + Bon
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago