The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Senior Developer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 69 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 48 66 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.65% 3.71% 4.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 3.85% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 63 91
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1275 1714 2235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.03% 96.29% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1357 1663
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Reading

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Reading

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Reading over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Reading region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 57 (62.64%) JavaScript
2 43 (47.25%) HTML
3 41 (45.05%) CSS
4 38 (41.76%) Java
5 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (34.07%) SQL
7 30 (32.97%) AngularJS
8 27 (29.67%) .NET
8 27 (29.67%) Linux
9 26 (28.57%) C#
10 24 (26.37%) Software Engineering
11 22 (24.18%) TDD
12 21 (23.08%) OO
13 20 (21.98%) Degree
14 17 (18.68%) Scrum
15 16 (17.58%) XML
15 16 (17.58%) Test Automation
16 15 (16.48%) Computer Science
17 14 (15.38%) Windows
17 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
17 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
17 14 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
18 13 (14.29%) HTML5
18 13 (14.29%) Node.js
18 13 (14.29%) REST
18 13 (14.29%) Python
18 13 (14.29%) JSON
18 13 (14.29%) MVC
19 12 (13.19%) .NET Framework
19 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (3.30%) IIS
4 2 (2.20%) CMS
4 2 (2.20%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.20%) JBoss
4 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
3 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.10%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (12.09%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.79%) MySQL
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.40%) Power BI
7 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.20%) DTS
8 2 (2.20%) OLAP
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (2.20%) QlikView
8 2 (2.20%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.20%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Jenkins
1 10 (10.99%) Maven
2 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.79%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.79%) JUnit
4 6 (6.59%) Grunt
4 6 (6.59%) gulp
4 6 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 4 (4.40%) MSTest
6 3 (3.30%) WebStorm
7 2 (2.20%) Selenium
7 2 (2.20%) webpack
8 1 (1.10%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.10%) Mocha
8 1 (1.10%) NUnit
8 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.10%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Digital Economy
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.25%) HTML
2 41 (45.05%) CSS
3 30 (32.97%) AngularJS
4 27 (29.67%) .NET
5 16 (17.58%) XML
6 13 (14.29%) HTML5
6 13 (14.29%) JSON
6 13 (14.29%) Node.js
6 13 (14.29%) REST
7 12 (13.19%) .NET Framework
7 12 (13.19%) CSS3
8 10 (10.99%) jQuery
8 10 (10.99%) SOAP
9 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET
9 9 (9.89%) D3.js
9 9 (9.89%) Web Services
10 8 (8.79%) J2EE
10 8 (8.79%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (8.79%) WebSockets
11 7 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.99%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.69%) Social Media
5 6 (6.59%) Data Structures
5 6 (6.59%) iPad
6 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (5.49%) User Experience
7 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.20%) NHS
9 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.10%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.67%) Linux
2 14 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) Android
3 1 (1.10%) Solaris
3 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.37%) Software Engineering
3 22 (24.18%) TDD
4 21 (23.08%) OO
5 17 (18.68%) Scrum
6 16 (17.58%) Test Automation
7 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 13 (14.29%) MVC
9 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (13.19%) Front End Development
9 12 (13.19%) OOP
10 11 (12.09%) SDLC
11 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.69%) Web Application Development
13 6 (6.59%) Data Protection
13 6 (6.59%) MVVM
14 5 (5.49%) Workflow
15 4 (4.40%) Business Analysis
15 4 (4.40%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (62.64%) JavaScript
2 38 (41.76%) Java
3 31 (34.07%) SQL
4 26 (28.57%) C#
5 13 (14.29%) Python
6 10 (10.99%) C++
6 10 (10.99%) PHP
7 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.69%) Perl
9 5 (5.49%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.30%) C
11 2 (2.20%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.20%) ES6
11 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (1.10%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.10%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Degree
2 14 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.99%) Oracle
3 8 (8.79%) VMware
4 6 (6.59%) DevExpress
4 6 (6.59%) Telerik
5 3 (3.30%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.20%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.20%) Zend
7 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
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