Period
to 20 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 45 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 323 345 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.64% 5.13% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 5.33% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 306 331 273
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £65,250
South East median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5,458 6,468 6,338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.24% 96.16% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4,508 5,233 5,126
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Berkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Berkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Berkshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 128 £64,000 +6.67% 14
Bracknell +3 64 £57,500 - 4
Slough +37 33 £64,000 +21.90% 9
Maidenhead +12 30 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Newbury -15 22 £57,500 +4.55% 7
Wokingham +18 18 £50,969 -16.79%
Ascot 0 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Hungerford - 5 £60,000 - 1
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 161 (49.85%) JavaScript
2 122 (37.77%) .NET
3 117 (36.22%) Java
4 109 (33.75%) HTML
5 105 (32.51%) CSS
6 104 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (31.58%) C#
8 96 (29.72%) Git (software)
9 90 (27.86%) Spring
10 89 (27.55%) SQL
10 89 (27.55%) SQL Server
10 89 (27.55%) ASP.NET
11 84 (26.01%) jQuery
12 72 (22.29%) Mentoring
13 58 (17.96%) Web Services
14 53 (16.41%) Linux
14 53 (16.41%) Degree
15 51 (15.79%) Microsoft
15 51 (15.79%) Microservices
16 50 (15.48%) Front End Development
17 49 (15.17%) MVC
18 47 (14.55%) React
19 46 (14.24%) Microsoft Azure
20 45 (13.93%) TDD
21 44 (13.62%) REST
21 44 (13.62%) AngularJS
22 38 (11.76%) HTML5
22 38 (11.76%) Mathematics
23 37 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
23 37 (11.46%) Spring Boot

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (4.64%) Confluence
3 14 (4.33%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.86%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (1.55%) JBoss
7 3 (0.93%) nginx
8 2 (0.62%) Apache
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Kentico
9 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (4.64%) Adobe XD
2 12 (3.72%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.86%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.62%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 46 (14.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (8.05%) SaaS
3 25 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (4.33%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (2.17%) Heroku
6 5 (1.55%) PaaS
6 5 (1.55%) Power Platform
7 3 (0.93%) Serverless
8 2 (0.62%) Apigee
8 2 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.62%) Force.com
9 1 (0.31%) GitHub
9 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.55%) SSL
2 4 (1.24%) Network Security
3 3 (0.93%) HTTP
4 2 (0.62%) SSH
5 1 (0.31%) AMQP
5 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.29%) NoSQL
3 25 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (6.81%) MongoDB
5 16 (4.95%) MySQL
6 15 (4.64%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.33%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (4.33%) QlikView
8 12 (3.72%) DB2
8 12 (3.72%) Qlik Sense
9 10 (3.10%) Redis
10 8 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.86%) Cosmos DB
12 6 (1.86%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.55%) Neo4j
13 5 (1.55%) Power BI
14 4 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 96 (29.72%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.60%) Jenkins
3 27 (8.36%) JIRA
4 21 (6.50%) Maven
5 18 (5.57%) webpack
6 17 (5.26%) Jasmine
6 17 (5.26%) Selenium
7 12 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.48%) JUnit
8 8 (2.48%) SoapUI
8 8 (2.48%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.93%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.93%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.93%) Gatling
9 3 (0.93%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.93%) Subversion
10 2 (0.62%) NUnit
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (7.43%) Finance
1 24 (7.43%) Retail
2 17 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.24%) Marketing
4 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.62%) Arabic Language
5 2 (0.62%) Back Office
5 2 (0.62%) Publishing
6 1 (0.31%) Local Government
6 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (37.77%) .NET
2 109 (33.75%) HTML
3 105 (32.51%) CSS
4 90 (27.86%) Spring
5 89 (27.55%) ASP.NET
6 84 (26.01%) jQuery
7 58 (17.96%) Web Services
8 47 (14.55%) React
9 44 (13.62%) AngularJS
9 44 (13.62%) REST
10 38 (11.76%) HTML5
11 37 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (11.46%) Spring Boot
12 35 (10.84%) Node.js
13 33 (10.22%) Hibernate
14 30 (9.29%) CSS3
15 29 (8.98%) .NET Framework
15 29 (8.98%) Ajax
15 29 (8.98%) Sass
15 29 (8.98%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.12%) User Experience
3 22 (6.81%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (4.33%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.10%) iPad
7 4 (1.24%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.93%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.31%) NHS
9 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.41%) Linux
2 13 (4.02%) Windows
3 8 (2.48%) Unix
4 4 (1.24%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (22.29%) Mentoring
3 51 (15.79%) Microservices
4 50 (15.48%) Front End Development
5 49 (15.17%) MVC
6 45 (13.93%) TDD
7 38 (11.76%) Mathematics
8 35 (10.84%) Computer Science
8 35 (10.84%) Software Engineering
9 34 (10.53%) Project Management
10 30 (9.29%) BDD
11 29 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (8.67%) Physics
13 25 (7.74%) DevOps
13 25 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
13 25 (7.74%) Unit Testing
14 21 (6.50%) Analytics
14 21 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (6.50%) Scrum
15 20 (6.19%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 161 (49.85%) JavaScript
2 117 (36.22%) Java
3 102 (31.58%) C#
4 89 (27.55%) SQL
5 31 (9.60%) Java 8
5 31 (9.60%) PHP
5 31 (9.60%) TypeScript
6 28 (8.67%) Python
7 17 (5.26%) ES6
8 10 (3.10%) Scala
9 7 (2.17%) Kotlin
10 6 (1.86%) C++
10 6 (1.86%) XQuery
11 5 (1.55%) C
11 5 (1.55%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.55%) XPath
12 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.62%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.62%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 53 (16.41%) Degree
2 15 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.24%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.93%) HND
4 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 31 (9.60%) Docker
2 5 (1.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (4.95%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.10%) Puppet
3 3 (0.93%) Ansible
3 3 (0.93%) logstash
4 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.91%) Oracle
3 11 (3.41%) Google
4 5 (1.55%) IBM
5 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.62%) Adobe
6 2 (0.62%) Cadence
6 2 (0.62%) Databricks
6 2 (0.62%) Jitterbit
7 1 (0.31%) SAP
7 1 (0.31%) Sencha
7 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.31%) Zend