The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 68 59 71
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 43 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.45% 4.73% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 5.04% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 86 74
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 1211 1824 2254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.27% 93.78% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1474 1541
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Reading

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 64 (55.65%) JavaScript
2 54 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.00%) CSS
4 42 (36.52%) HTML
5 37 (32.17%) AngularJS
6 36 (31.30%) Java
7 32 (27.83%) Degree
8 31 (26.96%) C#
9 30 (26.09%) .NET
10 28 (24.35%) OO
11 24 (20.87%) XML
12 23 (20.00%) HTML5
13 22 (19.13%) MySQL
13 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
14 21 (18.26%) SQL
14 21 (18.26%) Node.js
14 21 (18.26%) Front End Development
15 20 (17.39%) CSS3
15 20 (17.39%) jQuery
15 20 (17.39%) Computer Science
15 20 (17.39%) Linux
16 19 (16.52%) MVC
17 18 (15.65%) J2EE
18 17 (14.78%) PHP
18 17 (14.78%) SOAP
19 16 (13.91%) JSON
19 16 (13.91%) Software Engineering
20 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET
20 15 (13.04%) Sass
21 14 (12.17%) gulp

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 14 (12.17%) Apache
2 6 (5.22%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.48%) ColdFusion
3 4 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.61%) IIS
5 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.87%) CMS
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) SaaS
2 8 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.61%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.87%) Broadband
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.13%) MySQL
1 22 (19.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.96%) Big Data
3 7 (6.09%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.09%) Power BI
3 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.09%) SAP BW
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.35%) DTS
5 5 (4.35%) OLAP
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (4.35%) Snowflake Schema
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (12.17%) Git (software)
1 14 (12.17%) gulp
2 12 (10.43%) Grunt
3 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.35%) Maven
5 4 (3.48%) JUnit
5 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.48%) WebStorm
6 3 (2.61%) Mocha
6 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.74%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.74%) MSTest
7 2 (1.74%) Selenium
7 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (1.74%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.87%) Ant
8 1 (0.87%) Hudson
8 1 (0.87%) NUnit
8 1 (0.87%) Subversion
8 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (12.17%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Retail
3 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Games
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (40.00%) CSS
2 42 (36.52%) HTML
3 37 (32.17%) AngularJS
4 30 (26.09%) .NET
5 24 (20.87%) XML
6 23 (20.00%) HTML5
7 21 (18.26%) Node.js
8 20 (17.39%) CSS3
8 20 (17.39%) jQuery
9 18 (15.65%) J2EE
10 17 (14.78%) SOAP
11 16 (13.91%) JSON
12 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET
12 15 (13.04%) Sass
13 13 (11.30%) Backbone.js
14 12 (10.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (9.57%) LAMP
16 10 (8.70%) .NET Framework
16 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (8.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.35%) NHS
3 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.48%) User Experience
4 3 (2.61%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.74%) Social Media
6 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.87%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Linux
2 11 (9.57%) Windows
3 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.35%) OO
3 21 (18.26%) Front End Development
4 19 (16.52%) MVC
5 16 (13.91%) Software Engineering
6 14 (12.17%) Data Protection
6 14 (12.17%) Scrum
6 14 (12.17%) Unit Testing
7 12 (10.43%) SDLC
8 11 (9.57%) TDD
8 11 (9.57%) Workflow
9 10 (8.70%) OOP
10 9 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.96%) Web Application Development
12 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 6 (5.22%) Web Development
14 5 (4.35%) Business Analysis
14 5 (4.35%) Data Modelling
14 5 (4.35%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (55.65%) JavaScript
2 36 (31.30%) Java
3 31 (26.96%) C#
4 21 (18.26%) SQL
5 17 (14.78%) PHP
6 10 (8.70%) CoffeeScript
7 8 (6.96%) Python
8 7 (6.09%) ABAP
9 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.35%) Apex Code
10 5 (4.35%) Perl
11 4 (3.48%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.48%) R
12 3 (2.61%) Scala
13 1 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (27.83%) Degree
2 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (3.48%) HDFS
3 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (9.57%) Zend
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle
2 7 (6.09%) SAP
3 5 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.48%) VMware
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.74%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.74%) Telerik
7 1 (0.87%) ATG
7 1 (0.87%) Xamarin
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