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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 56 109 93
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 94 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.26% 1.21% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 1.31% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 84 29 44
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
2079 2289 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.16% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1621 1677
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 122 (61.62%) JavaScript
2 102 (51.52%) HTML
3 89 (44.95%) CSS
4 84 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (41.92%) C#
6 81 (40.91%) .NET
7 77 (38.89%) Java
8 76 (38.38%) jQuery
9 72 (36.36%) MySQL
10 68 (34.34%) SQL Server
11 65 (32.83%) MVC
12 63 (31.82%) SQL
12 63 (31.82%) PHP
13 60 (30.30%) ASP.NET
14 55 (27.78%) HTML5
15 51 (25.76%) Web Services
16 43 (21.72%) Windows
17 42 (21.21%) REST
18 41 (20.71%) Linux
19 38 (19.19%) OO
20 34 (17.17%) Scrum
21 33 (16.67%) Spring
21 33 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
21 33 (16.67%) Git (software)
22 32 (16.16%) Symfony
22 32 (16.16%) CSS3
22 32 (16.16%) AngularJS
23 29 (14.65%) Degree
23 29 (14.65%) Unit Testing
24 28 (14.14%) Apache

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (14.14%) Apache
2 25 (12.63%) CMS
3 12 (6.06%) Umbraco
3 12 (6.06%) IIS
4 10 (5.05%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (3.54%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.03%) JBoss
7 6 (3.03%) Kentico
8 4 (2.02%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.52%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.52%) SAP EP
9 3 (1.52%) SAP Portal
9 3 (1.52%) Liferay
10 2 (1.01%) Node.js
11 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.51%) WordPress
11 1 (0.51%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.02%) PowerPivot
2 4 (2.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.06%) SaaS
2 6 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.01%) GitHub
5 1 (0.51%) IaaS
5 1 (0.51%) PaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Wireless
2 1 (0.51%) Network Security
2 1 (0.51%) Skype
2 1 (0.51%) SMTP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (36.36%) MySQL
2 68 (34.34%) SQL Server
3 25 (12.63%) NoSQL
4 16 (8.08%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.55%) Riak
9 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.02%) QlikView
10 4 (2.02%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (2.02%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.02%) OLTP
10 4 (2.02%) Star Schema
10 4 (2.02%) OLAP
10 4 (2.02%) MS Access
10 4 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.02%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 33 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.62%) PHPUnit
3 19 (9.60%) Subversion
3 19 (9.60%) Maven
4 14 (7.07%) Jenkins
5 12 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.06%) Ant
6 11 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.52%) NuGet
8 3 (1.52%) Log4j
8 3 (1.52%) JIRA
9 1 (0.51%) Selenium
9 1 (0.51%) JUnit
9 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.51%) Hudson
9 1 (0.51%) Trac
9 1 (0.51%) Grunt
9 1 (0.51%) Bower
General
1 15 (7.58%) Finance
2 13 (6.57%) Advertising
3 9 (4.55%) Retail
4 8 (4.04%) Legal
4 8 (4.04%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.54%) Marketing
5 7 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.51%) French Language
6 1 (0.51%) German Language
6 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (51.52%) HTML
2 89 (44.95%) CSS
3 81 (40.91%) .NET
4 76 (38.38%) jQuery
5 60 (30.30%) ASP.NET
6 55 (27.78%) HTML5
7 51 (25.76%) Web Services
8 42 (21.21%) REST
9 33 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (16.67%) Spring
10 32 (16.16%) Symfony
10 32 (16.16%) CSS3
10 32 (16.16%) AngularJS
11 27 (13.64%) Ajax
12 26 (13.13%) Hibernate
12 26 (13.13%) J2EE
13 22 (11.11%) XML
14 21 (10.61%) .NET Framework
14 21 (10.61%) WCF
14 21 (10.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.62%) User Experience
3 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.04%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.02%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.02%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.02%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.02%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.01%) Xbox
10 1 (0.51%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.51%) W3C
10 1 (0.51%) BBC
10 1 (0.51%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.72%) Windows
2 41 (20.71%) Linux
3 10 (5.05%) Mac OS X
4 8 (4.04%) UNIX
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (32.83%) MVC
3 38 (19.19%) OO
4 34 (17.17%) Scrum
5 29 (14.65%) Unit Testing
6 27 (13.64%) Multithreading
7 26 (13.13%) TDD
8 21 (10.61%) Web Development
9 18 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.08%) SOA
11 13 (6.57%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.06%) OOP
13 11 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.56%) BDD
14 10 (5.05%) System Testing
15 9 (4.55%) Open Source
15 9 (4.55%) Business Continuity
15 9 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (4.55%) Document Management
16 8 (4.04%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (61.62%) JavaScript
2 83 (41.92%) C#
3 77 (38.89%) Java
4 63 (31.82%) PHP
4 63 (31.82%) SQL
5 19 (9.60%) T-SQL
5 19 (9.60%) Ruby
6 16 (8.08%) Python
7 14 (7.07%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.06%) C++
9 10 (5.05%) C
9 10 (5.05%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.54%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.03%) PHP5
12 5 (2.53%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.52%) XQuery
14 3 (1.52%) VB
14 3 (1.52%) Perl
14 3 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (14.65%) Degree
2 4 (2.02%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.07%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.02%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.02%) SCCM
2 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Ansible
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
3 1 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (9.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.08%) Zend
3 11 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 8 (4.04%) Oracle
5 5 (2.53%) Genesys
5 5 (2.53%) EPiServer
6 4 (2.02%) Tableau
6 4 (2.02%) IBM
7 3 (1.52%) SAP
7 3 (1.52%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) Telerik
8 1 (0.51%) Google
8 1 (0.51%) Siemens
8 1 (0.51%) Apple
8 1 (0.51%) Websense
8 1 (0.51%) BT
8 1 (0.51%) Twitter
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