The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 50 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 14 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.86% 4.73% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 4.88% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 18
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £47,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,850 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 594 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.51% 96.90% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 408 507 498
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Slough region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Slough

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Slough

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 21 (63.64%) MVC
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 18 (54.55%) C#
4 18 (54.55%) HTML
5 17 (51.52%) .NET
5 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
6 16 (48.48%) CSS
6 16 (48.48%) TDD
6 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (42.42%) Visual Studio
7 14 (42.42%) Degree
8 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
9 12 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 11 (33.33%) Java
11 10 (30.30%) OOP
11 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (27.27%) XML
12 9 (27.27%) WinForms
13 8 (24.24%) Subversion
13 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
13 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
14 7 (21.21%) Struts
14 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
14 7 (21.21%) JIRA
14 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) Alfresco
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Liferay
3 1 (3.03%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Visual Studio
2 8 (24.24%) Subversion
3 7 (21.21%) JIRA
3 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
6 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.09%) Hudson
6 3 (9.09%) Gradle
6 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
7 2 (6.06%) Maven
8 1 (3.03%) EasyMock
8 1 (3.03%) Ant
8 1 (3.03%) JUnit
8 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
8 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) HTML
2 17 (51.52%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
3 16 (48.48%) CSS
3 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (36.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (27.27%) XML
7 9 (27.27%) WinForms
8 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
9 7 (21.21%) Struts
10 6 (18.18%) Web Services
10 6 (18.18%) J2EE
10 6 (18.18%) Spring
10 6 (18.18%) jQuery
11 4 (12.12%) RESTful
11 4 (12.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Open Source
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Phone 8
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Phone
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) MVC
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) TDD
3 10 (30.30%) OOP
4 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) DSDM
8 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
8 4 (12.12%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
10 2 (6.06%) MVVM
10 2 (6.06%) Release Management
10 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 18 (54.55%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) PHP
6 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
7 3 (9.09%) Python
8 2 (6.06%) XAML
8 2 (6.06%) PHP5
8 2 (6.06%) Groovy
8 2 (6.06%) Scala
9 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (6.06%) Zend
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