Period
to 17 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

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
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 42 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 279 314 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.49% 5.52% 5.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.78% 5.82% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 244 283 396
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% -1.79%
10th Percentile £48,750 £43,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% -1.90%

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 4,825 5,396 6,211
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 94.82% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3,802 4,328 5,047
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 17 January 2020.

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 17 January 2020. 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 -14 136 £65,000 +8.33% 10
Bracknell +5 51 £57,500 -8.00% 3
Slough +52 32 £55,000 -12.00% 6
Newbury +31 19 £47,000 -24.80% 2
Maidenhead +24 14 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Ascot -7 7 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Hungerford - 3 £60,000 -
Wokingham -16 2 £58,750 +1.29% 2
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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.

1 152 (54.48%) JavaScript
2 109 (39.07%) Java
2 109 (39.07%) .NET
3 98 (35.13%) C#
4 90 (32.26%) HTML
5 88 (31.54%) CSS
6 86 (30.82%) jQuery
6 86 (30.82%) Mentoring
7 78 (27.96%) SQL
8 72 (25.81%) Degree
9 71 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (23.66%) ASP.NET
11 65 (23.30%) Spring
12 57 (20.43%) AngularJS
13 51 (18.28%) SQL Server
13 51 (18.28%) Computer Science
14 49 (17.56%) Ajax
14 49 (17.56%) Git (software)
15 47 (16.85%) Computer Science Degree
16 44 (15.77%) Jenkins
17 42 (15.05%) Front End Development
18 41 (14.70%) SaaS
19 39 (13.98%) Mathematics
19 39 (13.98%) Microservices
20 38 (13.62%) WebSockets
20 38 (13.62%) Physics
20 38 (13.62%) Project Management
21 37 (13.26%) React
22 36 (12.90%) Linux
23 34 (12.19%) NoSQL

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 26 (9.32%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.30%) JBoss
3 10 (3.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.87%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (2.87%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.79%) CMS
5 5 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.43%) Confluence
7 3 (1.08%) Anypoint
7 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.08%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.72%) Drupal
8 2 (0.72%) nginx
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 16 (5.73%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.58%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.70%) SaaS
2 24 (8.60%) Azure
3 21 (7.53%) AWS
4 12 (4.30%) GitHub
5 8 (2.87%) GCP
6 7 (2.51%) Heroku
7 3 (1.08%) Amazon Cognito
7 3 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.08%) npm
7 3 (1.08%) PaaS
7 3 (1.08%) Serverless
7 3 (1.08%) Slack
8 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.36%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.43%) Internet
3 2 (0.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (18.28%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.19%) NoSQL
3 29 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (4.30%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.30%) MySQL
5 9 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (2.15%) ArangoDB
7 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.43%) Redis
8 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.08%) Big Data
9 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.08%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (17.56%) Git (software)
2 44 (15.77%) Jenkins
3 23 (8.24%) Selenium
4 17 (6.09%) Maven
5 16 (5.73%) Jasmine
5 16 (5.73%) webpack
6 12 (4.30%) JIRA
6 12 (4.30%) Subversion
7 11 (3.94%) Gradle
8 8 (2.87%) SoapUI
9 7 (2.51%) Xcode
10 6 (2.15%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.79%) GitLab
12 4 (1.43%) JUnit
12 4 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (1.08%) Cypress.io
13 3 (1.08%) DbUnit
13 3 (1.08%) jMock
13 3 (1.08%) Mockito
13 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (5.02%) Finance
1 14 (5.02%) Public Sector
2 6 (2.15%) Automotive
2 6 (2.15%) Banking
2 6 (2.15%) Retail Banking
3 4 (1.43%) Back Office
3 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.08%) Electronics
4 3 (1.08%) Games
4 3 (1.08%) Local Government
4 3 (1.08%) Marketing
4 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (39.07%) .NET
2 90 (32.26%) HTML
3 88 (31.54%) CSS
4 86 (30.82%) jQuery
5 66 (23.66%) ASP.NET
6 65 (23.30%) Spring
7 57 (20.43%) AngularJS
8 49 (17.56%) Ajax
9 38 (13.62%) WebSockets
10 37 (13.26%) React
11 34 (12.19%) Sass
12 32 (11.47%) HTML5
13 31 (11.11%) Web Services
14 30 (10.75%) J2EE
15 29 (10.39%) RESTful
16 28 (10.04%) LESS
16 28 (10.04%) REST
17 25 (8.96%) CSS3
18 21 (7.53%) SOAP
19 19 (6.81%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.04%) User Experience
2 23 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.23%) iPad
4 6 (2.15%) NHS
5 5 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.36%) RIA
8 1 (0.36%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.90%) Linux
2 16 (5.73%) Windows
3 14 (5.02%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.23%) Android
5 7 (2.51%) Mac OS
5 7 (2.51%) tvOS
6 6 (2.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (30.82%) Mentoring
2 71 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (18.28%) Computer Science
4 42 (15.05%) Front End Development
5 39 (13.98%) Mathematics
5 39 (13.98%) Microservices
6 38 (13.62%) Physics
6 38 (13.62%) Project Management
7 30 (10.75%) Software Engineering
8 29 (10.39%) Scrum
9 25 (8.96%) TDD
10 23 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (7.53%) Fintech
11 21 (7.53%) SOA
12 20 (7.17%) SDLC
13 19 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (6.81%) MVC
14 18 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (6.09%) Kanban
16 16 (5.73%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 152 (54.48%) JavaScript
2 109 (39.07%) Java
3 98 (35.13%) C#
4 78 (27.96%) SQL
5 30 (10.75%) Python
6 29 (10.39%) Java 8
7 28 (10.04%) TypeScript
8 22 (7.89%) ES6
9 18 (6.45%) PL/SQL
10 14 (5.02%) Objective-C
11 13 (4.66%) Apex Code
11 13 (4.66%) Scala
12 11 (3.94%) PHP
13 9 (3.23%) Kotlin
14 8 (2.87%) C++
15 7 (2.51%) Apple Swift
15 7 (2.51%) C
16 5 (1.79%) Go
16 5 (1.79%) VB.NET
17 4 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (25.81%) Degree
2 47 (16.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (5.02%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.66%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.87%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.08%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.08%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.72%) GDPR
2 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 17 (6.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (7.89%) Puppet
2 10 (3.58%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.08%) Terraform
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 26 (9.32%) Oracle
2 15 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.02%) SAP
4 13 (4.66%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.87%) HP
5 8 (2.87%) Sage
6 7 (2.51%) Apple
7 5 (1.79%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.43%) hybris
9 3 (1.08%) Google
9 3 (1.08%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.08%) NEC
9 3 (1.08%) Northgate
10 2 (0.72%) Talend
10 2 (0.72%) Zend
11 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.36%) Telerik