The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software 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 Software Developer
Rank 71 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.15% 0.69% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.72% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £64,000 £67,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.18% +58.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Software 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
628 555 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.44% 96.02% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 489 465 467
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Slough

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (50.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Velocity
2 1 (50.00%) JSR 168
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) GigaSpaces
1 1 (50.00%) Zend