Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 39 70
Rank change year-on-year -12 +31 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 295 388 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.90% 6.03% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 6.31% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 263 406 273
Berkshire median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £71,875 £68,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 5,711 6,152 8,018
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 95.56% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,552 4,957 6,290
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 +25 141 £57,500 +4.55% 23
Bracknell -4 62 £62,500 +8.70% 10
Maidenhead -38 19 £50,000 - 7
Wokingham -5 16 £57,500 -5.74% 2
Newbury -25 14 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Slough -25 7 £65,000 +15.56%
Windsor +2 4 £58,750 -2.08% 2
Ascot +1 4 £42,500 -10.53%
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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.

1 210 (71.19%) JavaScript
2 131 (44.41%) HTML
2 131 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (42.71%) CSS
4 116 (39.32%) .NET
5 100 (33.90%) SQL Server
6 96 (32.54%) C#
7 87 (29.49%) Java
8 85 (28.81%) jQuery
9 81 (27.46%) ASP.NET
10 76 (25.76%) SQL
11 72 (24.41%) Git (software)
12 71 (24.07%) Degree
13 70 (23.73%) TDD
13 70 (23.73%) Microsoft
14 68 (23.05%) Scrum
15 61 (20.68%) PHP
16 60 (20.34%) AngularJS
17 57 (19.32%) MVC
18 52 (17.63%) Web Development
18 52 (17.63%) Mathematics
19 51 (17.29%) Computer Science
19 51 (17.29%) Microservices
20 50 (16.95%) Software Engineering
21 48 (16.27%) HTML5
22 44 (14.92%) BDD
22 44 (14.92%) Microsoft Azure
22 44 (14.92%) MySQL
23 42 (14.24%) NoSQL
24 41 (13.90%) Web Services

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 12 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.73%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.05%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.71%) IIS
5 5 (1.69%) Apache
5 5 (1.69%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.36%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.36%) CMS
6 4 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.36%) WordPress
7 3 (1.02%) Confluence
7 3 (1.02%) nginx
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.68%) Drupal
8 2 (0.68%) JBoss
8 2 (0.68%) Kentico
9 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.36%) Scribe Insight
3 3 (1.02%) Magento
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 44 (14.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.07%) GitHub
4 11 (3.73%) PaaS
4 11 (3.73%) SaaS
5 5 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.36%) Office 365
6 4 (1.36%) Scribe Online
6 4 (1.36%) Serverless
7 3 (1.02%) npm
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.68%) IaaS
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.02%) Internet
3 2 (0.68%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.34%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 44 (14.92%) MySQL
3 42 (14.24%) NoSQL
4 35 (11.86%) Relational Database
5 25 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (7.80%) RDBMS
7 22 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (5.08%) CouchDB
9 15 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (4.75%) Big Data
10 14 (4.75%) MongoDB
11 11 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (2.03%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.03%) HBase
14 5 (1.69%) Lumira
14 5 (1.69%) Power BI
14 5 (1.69%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 72 (24.41%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.10%) JIRA
4 15 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.41%) Eclipse
5 13 (4.41%) Maven
5 13 (4.41%) Subversion
6 12 (4.07%) Jasmine
7 11 (3.73%) Visual Studio
8 9 (3.05%) webpack
9 7 (2.37%) Mocha
10 5 (1.69%) JUnit
10 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.36%) Selenium
12 3 (1.02%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.02%) Mockito
12 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (8.47%) Finance
2 16 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.08%) Electronics
4 14 (4.75%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.07%) Marketing
6 11 (3.73%) Retail
7 10 (3.39%) Automotive
8 4 (1.36%) Back Office
8 4 (1.36%) Banking
8 4 (1.36%) Games
9 3 (1.02%) Legal
10 2 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (44.41%) HTML
2 126 (42.71%) CSS
3 116 (39.32%) .NET
4 85 (28.81%) jQuery
5 81 (27.46%) ASP.NET
6 60 (20.34%) AngularJS
7 48 (16.27%) HTML5
8 41 (13.90%) Web Services
9 36 (12.20%) Spring
10 35 (11.86%) React
11 34 (11.53%) Node.js
11 34 (11.53%) REST
12 32 (10.85%) Ajax
13 29 (9.83%) CSS3
14 28 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (9.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 24 (8.14%) XML
16 22 (7.46%) RESTful
17 21 (7.12%) WebSockets
18 19 (6.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.81%) User Experience
2 19 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.41%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.71%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.37%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.69%) Fintech
9 4 (1.36%) Life Science
9 4 (1.36%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.02%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.02%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.34%) NHS
12 1 (0.34%) Social Network
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.34%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.54%) Linux
2 27 (9.15%) Unix
3 20 (6.78%) Windows
4 11 (3.73%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.03%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (44.41%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (23.73%) TDD
3 68 (23.05%) Scrum
4 57 (19.32%) MVC
5 52 (17.63%) Mathematics
5 52 (17.63%) Web Development
6 51 (17.29%) Computer Science
6 51 (17.29%) Microservices
7 50 (16.95%) Software Engineering
8 44 (14.92%) BDD
9 40 (13.56%) Mentoring
10 38 (12.88%) OO
11 35 (11.86%) Unit Testing
12 31 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (10.51%) Front End Development
13 30 (10.17%) Machine Learning
14 28 (9.49%) Project Management
15 27 (9.15%) SDLC
16 26 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (8.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 210 (71.19%) JavaScript
2 96 (32.54%) C#
3 87 (29.49%) Java
4 76 (25.76%) SQL
5 61 (20.68%) PHP
6 40 (13.56%) Python
7 30 (10.17%) TypeScript
8 20 (6.78%) VB.NET
9 17 (5.76%) Java 8
10 15 (5.08%) Go
11 13 (4.41%) Cython
12 9 (3.05%) ES6
12 9 (3.05%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.71%) Ruby
13 8 (2.71%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.37%) C
14 7 (2.37%) Scala
15 6 (2.03%) Perl
16 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
17 3 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (24.07%) Degree
2 15 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.41%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.69%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.08%) QA
2 6 (2.03%) WAI
3 5 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.68%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.68%) PSD2
6 1 (0.34%) GAMP
6 1 (0.34%) GDPR
6 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (6.78%) Docker
2 6 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.69%) HDFS
4 4 (1.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.36%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (3.05%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.36%) Kibana
2 4 (1.36%) Oozie
2 4 (1.36%) Rundeck
3 3 (1.02%) Ansible
4 1 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 70 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.14%) Oracle
3 16 (5.42%) SAP
4 13 (4.41%) Tableau
5 6 (2.03%) Adobe
6 4 (1.36%) Citrix
6 4 (1.36%) Cloudera
6 4 (1.36%) Hortonworks
6 4 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.36%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.36%) VMware
7 2 (0.68%) Cadence
7 2 (0.68%) Telerik
8 1 (0.34%) Birst
8 1 (0.34%) WooCommerce