The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 167 185
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 14 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.42% 0.87% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.90% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 30
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,875 £43,625
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.69%  

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 3137 4335 4890
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.89% 96.53% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11117 17573 18447
Median salary £46,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.06% -1.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Berkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Berkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Berkshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 +14 5 £50,000 - 2
Newbury - 3 £45,000 -
Slough +9 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
Ascot - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) .NET
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) HTML
5 12 (46.15%) MVC
6 10 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
7 9 (34.62%) Ajax
8 8 (30.77%) TDD
9 7 (26.92%) Retail
9 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
10 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
10 6 (23.08%) Scrum
10 6 (23.08%) CSS
11 5 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (19.23%) Degree
12 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
12 4 (15.38%) Java
12 4 (15.38%) XML
12 4 (15.38%) Python
13 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
13 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
13 3 (11.54%) Workflow
13 3 (11.54%) Web Services
13 3 (11.54%) JSON
13 3 (11.54%) System Testing
13 3 (11.54%) Android

Senior Software 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) DTS
4 1 (3.85%) OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.85%) Power BI
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) Ajax
4 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 6 (23.08%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.54%) CSS3
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
6 3 (11.54%) JSON
6 3 (11.54%) React
6 3 (11.54%) REST
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.69%) Django
7 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.69%) LINQ
7 2 (7.69%) Spring
7 2 (7.69%) WCF
7 2 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
5 3 (11.54%) SOLID
5 3 (11.54%) System Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow Management
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.69%) Database Optimisation
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) ES6
6 2 (7.69%) C
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Reading
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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