Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 54 71
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 354 317 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.08% 4.73% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 4.94% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 347 285 322
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,050
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 6,680 6,423 9,175
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 95.84% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5,410 5,217 7,488
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,213
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +13 108 £55,000 - 15
Bracknell +12 58 £57,500 +2.22% 2
Maidenhead -7 50 £55,000 - 2
Newbury -4 40 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Ascot +9 37 £47,500 +5.56%
Slough -11 10 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Windsor -11 8 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Wokingham - 7 £62,500 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 187 (52.82%) JavaScript
2 169 (47.74%) HTML
3 165 (46.61%) CSS
4 160 (45.20%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (33.62%) Java
5 119 (33.62%) .NET
6 105 (29.66%) Git (software)
7 99 (27.97%) SQL Server
8 94 (26.55%) AngularJS
9 93 (26.27%) C#
10 90 (25.42%) ASP.NET
11 83 (23.45%) SQL
12 80 (22.60%) Degree
13 77 (21.75%) jQuery
13 77 (21.75%) MVC
14 75 (21.19%) REST
15 71 (20.06%) Mentoring
16 65 (18.36%) Front End Development
17 57 (16.10%) Node.js
17 57 (16.10%) Microsoft
17 57 (16.10%) Computer Science
18 56 (15.82%) React
19 55 (15.54%) Spring
19 55 (15.54%) Continuous Integration
20 52 (14.69%) OO
21 51 (14.41%) TDD
21 51 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
22 47 (13.28%) Greenfield Project
22 47 (13.28%) Finance
23 45 (12.71%) Java 8

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 14 (3.95%) CMS
2 6 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.13%) Apache
3 4 (1.13%) IIS
3 4 (1.13%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.28%) Drupal
5 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (2.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.11%) npm
4 9 (2.54%) NuGet
5 7 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (1.69%) Firebase
6 6 (1.69%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.41%) SaaS
8 4 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.56%) Serverless
11 1 (0.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.65%) Internet
2 9 (2.54%) Network Security
3 7 (1.98%) AMQP
4 2 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) HTTP
5 1 (0.28%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.28%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (27.97%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.02%) NoSQL
3 24 (6.78%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.21%) MySQL
5 20 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (5.37%) HBase
7 16 (4.52%) Big Data
8 14 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (3.11%) Power BI
9 11 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.54%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.54%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.41%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.85%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 105 (29.66%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.04%) Jenkins
3 30 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (7.06%) Visual Studio
5 21 (5.93%) Subversion
6 17 (4.80%) RSpec
6 17 (4.80%) Sublime Text
6 17 (4.80%) TextMate
7 11 (3.11%) gulp
7 11 (3.11%) Maven
7 11 (3.11%) Selenium
8 10 (2.82%) Eclipse
9 8 (2.26%) IntelliJ
9 8 (2.26%) JUnit
9 8 (2.26%) MSTest
10 6 (1.69%) Crashlytics
10 6 (1.69%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.41%) git-flow
12 4 (1.13%) Xcode
13 3 (0.85%) JMeter
General
1 47 (13.28%) Finance
2 13 (3.67%) Retail
3 8 (2.26%) Marketing
4 6 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.41%) Electronics
6 4 (1.13%) Advertising
6 4 (1.13%) Billing
7 3 (0.85%) Automotive
8 2 (0.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (47.74%) HTML
2 165 (46.61%) CSS
3 119 (33.62%) .NET
4 94 (26.55%) AngularJS
5 90 (25.42%) ASP.NET
6 77 (21.75%) jQuery
7 75 (21.19%) REST
8 57 (16.10%) Node.js
9 56 (15.82%) React
10 55 (15.54%) Spring
11 51 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (11.58%) HTML5
12 41 (11.58%) Web Services
13 37 (10.45%) Hibernate
14 35 (9.89%) JSON
15 34 (9.60%) RESTful
16 33 (9.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (8.47%) .NET Framework
18 29 (8.19%) CSS3
19 27 (7.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.10%) Computer Science
2 47 (13.28%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.11%) Fintech
6 8 (2.26%) User Experience
7 6 (1.69%) Robotics
8 4 (1.13%) RIA
9 3 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.85%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.28%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.28%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.73%) Linux
2 30 (8.47%) Windows
3 24 (6.78%) Android
4 13 (3.67%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.11%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.26%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.41%) Unix
8 3 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (45.20%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (21.75%) MVC
3 71 (20.06%) Mentoring
4 65 (18.36%) Front End Development
5 55 (15.54%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (14.69%) OO
7 51 (14.41%) TDD
8 41 (11.58%) Scrum
8 41 (11.58%) SDLC
9 40 (11.30%) Microservices
9 40 (11.30%) Software Engineering
9 40 (11.30%) Unit Testing
10 36 (10.17%) Mathematics
11 35 (9.89%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (9.32%) BDD
12 33 (9.32%) Web Development
13 31 (8.76%) DevOps
14 27 (7.63%) SOA
15 25 (7.06%) E-Commerce
16 24 (6.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 187 (52.82%) JavaScript
2 119 (33.62%) Java
3 93 (26.27%) C#
4 83 (23.45%) SQL
5 45 (12.71%) Java 8
6 35 (9.89%) PHP
7 24 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 22 (6.21%) Python
9 19 (5.37%) Ruby
10 18 (5.08%) R
10 18 (5.08%) TypeScript
11 11 (3.11%) C++
12 9 (2.54%) Scala
13 7 (1.98%) X++
14 5 (1.41%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.41%) C
15 4 (1.13%) Java 9
15 4 (1.13%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.85%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (22.60%) Degree
2 17 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.91%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.28%) GAMP
2 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (4.52%) HDFS
2 11 (3.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) Ansible
2 3 (0.85%) Terraform
3 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 57 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.63%) Oracle
3 19 (5.37%) Capita
4 10 (2.82%) Adobe
5 8 (2.26%) IBM
6 7 (1.98%) Google
7 6 (1.69%) Cadence
7 6 (1.69%) SAP
8 5 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.13%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.85%) Birst
11 2 (0.56%) Apple
11 2 (0.56%) Telerik
12 1 (0.28%) Ariba
12 1 (0.28%) hybris
12 1 (0.28%) Twitter