The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 52 67 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 163 181 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.83% 3.66% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.08% 3.87% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 154 166 160
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3208 4673 5101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.60% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3808 3789
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 43 £57,500 +4.54% 9
Bracknell +24 18 £57,500 +6.97% 1
Slough +21 18 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Windsor +5 17 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Newbury +18 13 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Maidenhead +3 12 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Ascot - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 171 (56.62%) JavaScript
2 149 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (39.40%) HTML
4 112 (37.09%) .NET
5 110 (36.42%) CSS
6 92 (30.46%) Java
7 91 (30.13%) C#
8 88 (29.14%) SQL
9 80 (26.49%) SQL Server
10 79 (26.16%) MVC
11 76 (25.17%) ASP.NET
12 66 (21.85%) AngularJS
13 61 (20.20%) XML
13 61 (20.20%) jQuery
14 59 (19.54%) Ajax
15 57 (18.87%) TDD
15 57 (18.87%) Degree
16 56 (18.54%) Scrum
17 55 (18.21%) PHP
18 45 (14.90%) SOAP
19 44 (14.57%) OO
19 44 (14.57%) JSON
20 43 (14.24%) Web Development
20 43 (14.24%) Microsoft
21 42 (13.91%) Mentoring
22 41 (13.58%) HTML5
22 41 (13.58%) Linux
22 41 (13.58%) Computer Science
23 40 (13.25%) Web Services
24 37 (12.25%) T-SQL

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 26 (8.61%) Apache
2 24 (7.95%) CMS
3 15 (4.97%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.65%) EPiServer
6 7 (2.32%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.32%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.99%) Confluence
9 3 (0.99%) IIS
9 3 (0.99%) JBoss
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.66%) WildFly
11 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.64%) SaaS
3 10 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.99%) Force.com
6 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.32%) HTTP
2 6 (1.99%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.33%) Broadband
4 1 (0.33%) Extranet
4 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (26.49%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.26%) MySQL
3 27 (8.94%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.97%) DB2
5 14 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (4.64%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.64%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.98%) QlikView
9 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.65%) Big Data
10 8 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (2.65%) SAP BW
10 8 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.32%) Power BI
11 7 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (8.61%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.62%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.97%) gulp
3 15 (4.97%) Rational Application Developer
4 14 (4.64%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.97%) Grunt
6 10 (3.31%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.98%) Maven
7 9 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.66%) Selenium
8 5 (1.66%) Subversion
9 4 (1.32%) JUnit
9 4 (1.32%) WebStorm
10 3 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.99%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.99%) JIRA
10 3 (0.99%) Mocha
10 3 (0.99%) MSTest
10 3 (0.99%) NUnit
10 3 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (6.95%) Retail
2 20 (6.62%) Finance
3 18 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.31%) Advertising
5 7 (2.32%) Banking
5 7 (2.32%) Marketing
6 1 (0.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (39.40%) HTML
2 112 (37.09%) .NET
3 110 (36.42%) CSS
4 76 (25.17%) ASP.NET
5 66 (21.85%) AngularJS
6 61 (20.20%) jQuery
6 61 (20.20%) XML
7 59 (19.54%) Ajax
8 45 (14.90%) SOAP
9 44 (14.57%) JSON
10 41 (13.58%) HTML5
11 40 (13.25%) Web Services
12 36 (11.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (11.59%) Backbone.js
14 33 (10.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 31 (10.26%) Spring
16 30 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
17 28 (9.27%) REST
18 24 (7.95%) Node.js
18 24 (7.95%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.65%) User Experience
3 7 (2.32%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.66%) NHS
5 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.66%) Social Media
7 1 (0.33%) BBC
7 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.33%) iPad
7 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.58%) Linux
2 28 (9.27%) Windows
3 3 (0.99%) Android
4 2 (0.66%) Unix
4 2 (0.66%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (49.34%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (26.16%) MVC
3 57 (18.87%) TDD
4 56 (18.54%) Scrum
5 44 (14.57%) OO
6 43 (14.24%) Web Development
7 42 (13.91%) Mentoring
8 31 (10.26%) SDLC
8 31 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 25 (8.28%) BDD
10 24 (7.95%) Front End Development
10 24 (7.95%) SOA
10 24 (7.95%) Unit Testing
11 20 (6.62%) Mathematics
11 20 (6.62%) Physics
11 20 (6.62%) Project Management
12 19 (6.29%) DevOps
13 18 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.96%) Kanban
14 17 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 171 (56.62%) JavaScript
2 92 (30.46%) Java
3 91 (30.13%) C#
4 88 (29.14%) SQL
5 55 (18.21%) PHP
6 37 (12.25%) T-SQL
7 19 (6.29%) Python
8 10 (3.31%) CoffeeScript
9 8 (2.65%) ABAP
10 6 (1.99%) Apex Code
10 6 (1.99%) C++
10 6 (1.99%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.66%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.66%) Perl
11 5 (1.66%) Scala
12 4 (1.32%) R
13 3 (0.99%) C
13 3 (0.99%) VB
13 3 (0.99%) VB6
13 3 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (18.87%) Degree
2 7 (2.32%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.32%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.99%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.32%) HDFS
3 2 (0.66%) Docker
4 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Ansible
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (14.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.97%) Oracle
3 12 (3.97%) Zend
4 9 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.65%) SAP
6 6 (1.99%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.32%) VMware
8 2 (0.66%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.66%) Google
8 2 (0.66%) Telerik
8 2 (0.66%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.33%) ATG
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