Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 48 68
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 306 334 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.69% 5.18% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 5.41% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 289 288 316
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,063
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £54,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +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 6,271 6,169 8,708
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 95.67% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,054 4,961 7,008
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +23 94 £62,500 +19.05% 11
Bracknell +4 52 £57,500 - 5
Newbury -4 43 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Maidenhead -16 40 £58,750 -2.08% 1
Ascot +6 20 £47,500 -
Windsor -21 8 £50,000 -13.04%
Slough -19 7 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Wokingham -13 6 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 171 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 144 (47.06%) HTML
3 141 (46.08%) CSS
4 136 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (37.91%) Java
6 105 (34.31%) .NET
7 92 (30.07%) AngularJS
8 89 (29.08%) SQL Server
9 77 (25.16%) C#
9 77 (25.16%) Git (software)
10 76 (24.84%) jQuery
11 75 (24.51%) Mentoring
12 73 (23.86%) SQL
13 71 (23.20%) ASP.NET
14 68 (22.22%) Front End Development
15 62 (20.26%) REST
16 59 (19.28%) Degree
17 58 (18.95%) MVC
18 57 (18.63%) Microsoft
18 57 (18.63%) Spring
19 53 (17.32%) TDD
19 53 (17.32%) React
20 52 (16.99%) OO
21 51 (16.67%) Microservices
22 48 (15.69%) Node.js
23 47 (15.36%) Software Engineering
24 44 (14.38%) Greenfield Project
24 44 (14.38%) Java 8
25 43 (14.05%) Computer Science
26 40 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (4.58%) Tomcat
2 9 (2.94%) IIS
3 8 (2.61%) Apache
4 7 (2.29%) CMS
4 7 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.63%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.31%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.98%) Confluence
8 3 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.65%) WordPress
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.33%) Drupal
10 1 (0.33%) JBoss
10 1 (0.33%) Kentico
10 1 (0.33%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.94%) npm
4 6 (1.96%) SaaS
5 5 (1.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.31%) NuGet
6 4 (1.31%) PaaS
7 3 (0.98%) Serverless
8 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.33%) Firebase
9 1 (0.33%) Force.com
9 1 (0.33%) GitHub
9 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.92%) Internet
2 5 (1.63%) AMQP
2 5 (1.63%) Network Security
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) SSL
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (29.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.17%) NoSQL
3 24 (7.84%) MongoDB
4 21 (6.86%) MySQL
5 19 (6.21%) Big Data
6 17 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (3.92%) Relational Database
10 11 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (2.94%) HBase
12 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.63%) Amazon QuickSight
13 5 (1.63%) Hazelcast
13 5 (1.63%) Pentaho
14 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.31%) Power BI
14 4 (1.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 77 (25.16%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.78%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.23%) Eclipse
3 16 (5.23%) Maven
3 16 (5.23%) Subversion
4 14 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.94%) git-flow
5 9 (2.94%) gulp
5 9 (2.94%) JUnit
5 9 (2.94%) RSpec
5 9 (2.94%) Sublime Text
5 9 (2.94%) TextMate
5 9 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.29%) JIRA
7 5 (1.63%) Babel
7 5 (1.63%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.63%) Gatling
7 5 (1.63%) IntelliJ
7 5 (1.63%) JMeter
7 5 (1.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (11.44%) Finance
2 11 (3.59%) Retail
2 11 (3.59%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.94%) Marketing
4 8 (2.61%) Automotive
5 6 (1.96%) Electronics
6 5 (1.63%) Banking
7 4 (1.31%) Advertising
7 4 (1.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.33%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (47.06%) HTML
2 141 (46.08%) CSS
3 105 (34.31%) .NET
4 92 (30.07%) AngularJS
5 76 (24.84%) jQuery
6 71 (23.20%) ASP.NET
7 62 (20.26%) REST
8 57 (18.63%) Spring
9 53 (17.32%) React
10 48 (15.69%) Node.js
11 40 (13.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (11.76%) HTML5
13 31 (10.13%) Hibernate
14 29 (9.48%) Web Services
15 26 (8.50%) Ajax
16 25 (8.17%) .NET Framework
16 25 (8.17%) CSS3
16 25 (8.17%) Sass
17 24 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 21 (6.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.38%) Greenfield Project
2 43 (14.05%) Computer Science
3 25 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (6.21%) User Experience
6 11 (3.59%) Fintech
7 5 (1.63%) Robotics
8 4 (1.31%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.65%) Life Science
9 2 (0.65%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.19%) Windows
2 19 (6.21%) Linux
3 14 (4.58%) Android
4 12 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.59%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.31%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.98%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.51%) Mentoring
3 68 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 58 (18.95%) MVC
5 53 (17.32%) TDD
6 52 (16.99%) OO
7 51 (16.67%) Microservices
8 47 (15.36%) Software Engineering
9 39 (12.75%) SDLC
10 38 (12.42%) BDD
10 38 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (11.76%) Unit Testing
12 35 (11.44%) Mathematics
13 34 (11.11%) Scrum
14 33 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (8.82%) E-Commerce
16 26 (8.50%) DevOps
17 24 (7.84%) User Stories
18 22 (7.19%) Web Development
19 19 (6.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 171 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 116 (37.91%) Java
3 77 (25.16%) C#
4 73 (23.86%) SQL
5 44 (14.38%) Java 8
6 27 (8.82%) PHP
7 19 (6.21%) Python
8 16 (5.23%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.90%) TypeScript
10 10 (3.27%) R
11 9 (2.94%) Ruby
11 9 (2.94%) Scala
12 7 (2.29%) Java 9
13 5 (1.63%) X++
14 4 (1.31%) C++
14 4 (1.31%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.65%) C
15 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.33%) ABAP
16 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 59 (19.28%) Degree
2 15 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.98%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.86%) QA
2 6 (1.96%) WAI
3 4 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (3.59%) Docker
2 8 (2.61%) HDFS
3 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (3.27%) Ansible
2 5 (1.63%) Terraform
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 57 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.21%) Oracle
3 16 (5.23%) Capita
4 10 (3.27%) SAP
5 8 (2.61%) Cadence
6 6 (1.96%) Adobe
7 5 (1.63%) Birst
8 4 (1.31%) IBM
9 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.98%) Tableau
10 2 (0.65%) Google
10 2 (0.65%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.33%) Ariba
11 1 (0.33%) hybris
11 1 (0.33%) Sybase
11 1 (0.33%) Twitter