The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 139 152 160
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 34 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.93% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.69% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £37,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Senior Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3508 3620 3054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.32% 96.71% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2893 3034 2606
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +9 23 £45,000 +12.50%
Leicestershire +16 10 £46,000 -16.36%
Northamptonshire -4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Senior Software Developer
England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Senior Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 70 (82.35%) C#
2 66 (77.65%) .NET
3 58 (68.24%) SQL Server
3 58 (68.24%) HTML
3 58 (68.24%) JavaScript
4 57 (67.06%) CSS
5 55 (64.71%) ASP.NET
6 54 (63.53%) SQL
7 47 (55.29%) Web Services
7 47 (55.29%) Microsoft
8 46 (54.12%) jQuery
9 45 (52.94%) .NET Framework
10 43 (50.59%) SOAP
11 42 (49.41%) Ajax
12 37 (43.53%) T-SQL
13 36 (42.35%) XML
13 36 (42.35%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (41.18%) XSD
14 35 (41.18%) XSLT
14 35 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 34 (40.00%) XHTML
16 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (27.06%) MVC
18 13 (15.29%) Scrum
19 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
20 10 (11.76%) TDD
20 10 (11.76%) WCF
20 10 (11.76%) SDLC
21 9 (10.59%) Entity Framework

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Senior Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) CMS
1 5 (5.88%) DNN
1 5 (5.88%) Umbraco
1 5 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (5.88%) Kentico
2 3 (3.53%) JBoss
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (68.24%) SQL Server
2 36 (42.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.71%) DB2
6 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.35%) Redis
8 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) JUnit
3 2 (2.35%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.18%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (9.41%) Retail
2 5 (5.88%) Marketing
2 5 (5.88%) Advertising
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) French Language
5 1 (1.18%) German Language
5 1 (1.18%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (77.65%) .NET
2 58 (68.24%) HTML
3 57 (67.06%) CSS
4 55 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 47 (55.29%) Web Services
6 46 (54.12%) jQuery
7 45 (52.94%) .NET Framework
8 43 (50.59%) SOAP
9 42 (49.41%) Ajax
10 36 (42.35%) XML
11 35 (41.18%) XSD
11 35 (41.18%) XSLT
12 34 (40.00%) XHTML
13 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (11.76%) WCF
15 9 (10.59%) Entity Framework
16 7 (8.24%) LINQ
17 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (7.06%) REST
17 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Telematics
1 6 (7.06%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.18%) User Experience
3 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) UNIX
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.06%) MVC
3 13 (15.29%) Scrum
4 10 (11.76%) TDD
4 10 (11.76%) SDLC
5 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.41%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.24%) Logistics
6 7 (8.24%) OOP
6 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.88%) MVVM
8 5 (5.88%) Content Management
8 5 (5.88%) ERP
8 5 (5.88%) CRM
9 4 (4.71%) B2B
9 4 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.71%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (4.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 70 (82.35%) C#
2 58 (68.24%) JavaScript
3 54 (63.53%) SQL
4 37 (43.53%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.06%) Java
6 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.35%) PHP
7 2 (2.35%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) ISO 9001
1 6 (7.06%) TickIT
2 3 (3.53%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (55.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) EPiServer
2 5 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle