The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 117 126
Rank change year-on-year +12 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 5 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.39% 0.88% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.91% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 16
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £42,500 £43,125
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £58,000 £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 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 1248 1751 2170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 96.97% 96.63% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4379 7459 9255
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Reading

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) OLAP
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

Senior Software 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) DTS
1 2 (25.00%) OLAP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (25.00%) Power BI
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (25.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Django
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago