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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 143 163 148
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 22 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.63% 0.83% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.85% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 14
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3330 3511 2983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.82% 97.04% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2814 2908 2639
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicestershire +20 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Northamptonshire -16 6 £39,000 -11.36%
Nottinghamshire 0 4 £41,250 +7.49%
Derbyshire +16 3 £55,000 +51.72%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (81.58%) C#
2 30 (78.95%) .NET
3 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 24 (63.16%) HTML
5 23 (60.53%) SQL
5 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
6 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (47.37%) T-SQL
8 17 (44.74%) CSS
8 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
9 16 (42.11%) .NET Framework
10 15 (39.47%) WCF
11 14 (36.84%) Web Services
12 13 (34.21%) XML
12 13 (34.21%) XSD
12 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
12 13 (34.21%) Scrum
13 12 (31.58%) C++
13 12 (31.58%) LINQ
14 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (28.95%) Degree
14 11 (28.95%) MVC
15 10 (26.32%) Linux
15 10 (26.32%) WPF
16 9 (23.68%) jQuery
16 9 (23.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (23.68%) XSLT
16 9 (23.68%) Ajax
17 8 (21.05%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) VoIP
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) CruiseControl
3 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.89%) MSBuild
4 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
5 2 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) HTML
3 17 (44.74%) CSS
4 16 (42.11%) .NET Framework
5 15 (39.47%) WCF
6 14 (36.84%) Web Services
7 13 (34.21%) XML
7 13 (34.21%) XSD
7 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
8 12 (31.58%) LINQ
9 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (26.32%) WPF
11 9 (23.68%) jQuery
11 9 (23.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (23.68%) XSLT
11 9 (23.68%) Ajax
12 8 (21.05%) REST
12 8 (21.05%) WinForms
13 7 (18.42%) RESTful
13 7 (18.42%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.89%) MPEG
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Android
4 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Scrum
3 11 (28.95%) MVC
4 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
5 7 (18.42%) Workflow
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) Android Development
6 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Code Coverage
9 3 (7.89%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) OOD
9 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) MVVM
11 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.63%) B2B
11 1 (2.63%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 23 (60.53%) SQL
4 18 (47.37%) T-SQL
5 12 (31.58%) C++
6 7 (18.42%) Python
6 7 (18.42%) C
6 7 (18.42%) XPath
7 4 (10.53%) PHP
8 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.63%) Zend