The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 60 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 316 387 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.18% 4.49% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 4.70% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 285 337 321
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior 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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7271 8227 8200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.53% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5955 6841 7139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(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
Hertfordshire -19 113 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Cambridgeshire +8 98 £52,500 +16.66% 19
Essex +26 49 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Bedfordshire 0 30 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Suffolk -14 24 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Norfolk -1 7 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title.

1 376 (57.23%) .NET
2 352 (53.58%) C#
3 321 (48.86%) JavaScript
4 314 (47.79%) HTML
5 313 (47.64%) MVC
6 304 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
7 275 (41.86%) ASP.NET
8 273 (41.55%) SQL
9 270 (41.10%) CSS
10 236 (35.92%) SQL Server
11 191 (29.07%) jQuery
12 174 (26.48%) Microsoft
13 169 (25.72%) Java
14 163 (24.81%) TDD
15 151 (22.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 143 (21.77%) XML
17 130 (19.79%) HTML5
18 115 (17.50%) Windows
19 114 (17.35%) Degree
20 112 (17.05%) Scrum
21 111 (16.89%) Finance
22 110 (16.74%) Web Services
22 110 (16.74%) OO
23 109 (16.59%) Software Engineering
24 105 (15.98%) Web Development
25 102 (15.53%) WCF
26 95 (14.46%) SharePoint
27 91 (13.85%) Spring
28 89 (13.55%) Ajax
28 89 (13.55%) MS Excel

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 95 (14.46%) SharePoint
2 45 (6.85%) JBoss
3 33 (5.02%) Tomcat
4 24 (3.65%) CMS
4 24 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (3.35%) Apache
6 21 (3.20%) IIS
7 19 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (2.74%) WebSphere
9 16 (2.44%) AquaLogic
9 16 (2.44%) Tuxedo
9 16 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
9 16 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (1.83%) Node.js
12 10 (1.52%) Drupal
12 10 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (1.07%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.76%) Mule ESB
14 5 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 89 (13.55%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.15%) Mingle
3 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.30%) Magento
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.89%) SaaS
3 12 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.76%) Boomi
7 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.46%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.74%) IPv4
2 17 (2.59%) HTTP
3 9 (1.37%) Wireless
4 7 (1.07%) SSH
4 7 (1.07%) DAB
5 6 (0.91%) Internet
6 4 (0.61%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) DNS
7 1 (0.15%) LAN
7 1 (0.15%) SMTP
7 1 (0.15%) 802.11
7 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.15%) IMAP
7 1 (0.15%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (35.92%) SQL Server
2 75 (11.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (9.28%) MySQL
4 54 (8.22%) Relational Database
5 38 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 33 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (3.81%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
10 20 (3.04%) MongoDB
10 20 (3.04%) Oracle Database
11 19 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (2.74%) RDBMS
13 16 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.37%) Neo4j
16 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 83 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (10.05%) NUnit
3 59 (8.98%) Subversion
4 58 (8.83%) Selenium
5 56 (8.52%) TeamCity
5 56 (8.52%) Git (software)
6 39 (5.94%) Visual Studio
7 36 (5.48%) Maven
8 35 (5.33%) Jenkins
9 33 (5.02%) Moq
10 27 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
11 26 (3.96%) SpecFlow
12 16 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (1.67%) JUnit
13 11 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
14 10 (1.52%) SoapUI
14 10 (1.52%) Mercurial
15 9 (1.37%) JIRA
16 8 (1.22%) Grunt
17 7 (1.07%) Ant
General
1 111 (16.89%) Finance
2 46 (7.00%) Marketing
3 43 (6.54%) Banking
4 20 (3.04%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.74%) Retail
6 15 (2.28%) Back Office
7 11 (1.67%) Advertising
8 10 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.22%) Games
10 6 (0.91%) Legal
11 5 (0.76%) Automotive
12 4 (0.61%) Publishing
13 2 (0.30%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (57.23%) .NET
2 314 (47.79%) HTML
3 275 (41.86%) ASP.NET
4 270 (41.10%) CSS
5 191 (29.07%) jQuery
6 151 (22.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 143 (21.77%) XML
8 130 (19.79%) HTML5
9 110 (16.74%) Web Services
10 102 (15.53%) WCF
11 91 (13.85%) Spring
12 89 (13.55%) Ajax
13 81 (12.33%) CSS3
14 68 (10.35%) J2EE
15 62 (9.44%) .NET Framework
16 61 (9.28%) Hibernate
17 60 (9.13%) XSLT
18 49 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
18 49 (7.46%) AngularJS
19 47 (7.15%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.68%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.24%) User Experience
3 40 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (5.63%) Open Source
5 28 (4.26%) N-Tier
6 27 (4.11%) Mathematics
7 23 (3.50%) Algorithms
8 21 (3.20%) Mobile App
9 19 (2.89%) Client/Server
10 16 (2.44%) Statistics
11 10 (1.52%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.37%) Visualisation
13 7 (1.07%) Social Media
14 6 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (0.91%) Physics
15 5 (0.76%) Informatics
15 5 (0.76%) LIMS
15 5 (0.76%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.76%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 115 (17.50%) Windows
2 86 (13.09%) Linux
3 42 (6.39%) Android
4 30 (4.57%) UNIX
5 22 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.67%) AIX
7 10 (1.52%) HPUX
7 10 (1.52%) Solaris
7 10 (1.52%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.15%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (47.64%) MVC
2 304 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (24.81%) TDD
4 112 (17.05%) Scrum
5 110 (16.74%) OO
6 109 (16.59%) Software Engineering
7 105 (15.98%) Web Development
8 79 (12.02%) Multithreading
9 74 (11.26%) SOA
10 71 (10.81%) Mentoring
11 57 (8.68%) OOD
12 55 (8.37%) Unit Testing
13 49 (7.46%) E-Commerce
14 41 (6.24%) Mobile Development
15 36 (5.48%) Low Latency
16 31 (4.72%) Waterfall
16 31 (4.72%) BDD
16 31 (4.72%) CRM
17 30 (4.57%) UML
18 25 (3.81%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 352 (53.58%) C#
2 321 (48.86%) JavaScript
3 273 (41.55%) SQL
4 169 (25.72%) Java
5 77 (11.72%) PHP
6 66 (10.05%) C++
7 45 (6.85%) C
8 43 (6.54%) Python
9 38 (5.78%) T-SQL
9 38 (5.78%) Objective-C
10 36 (5.48%) VB.NET
11 35 (5.33%) PL/SQL
12 27 (4.11%) Ruby
13 24 (3.65%) PowerShell
14 22 (3.35%) Perl
15 20 (3.04%) VB
16 16 (2.44%) COBOL
16 16 (2.44%) Delphi
16 16 (2.44%) VB6
17 13 (1.98%) XPath
Qualifications
1 114 (17.35%) Degree
2 11 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.52%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.61%) SAP Certification
5 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.30%) MCP
7 1 (0.15%) MCSD
7 1 (0.15%) HND
7 1 (0.15%) MCSE
7 1 (0.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.57%) QA
2 4 (0.61%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (1.52%) VirtualBox
2 7 (1.07%) Firmware
3 5 (0.76%) LXC
3 5 (0.76%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 5 (0.76%) KVM
3 5 (0.76%) Docker
3 5 (0.76%) Xen
4 1 (0.15%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.37%) MOM
3 8 (1.22%) Puppet
4 7 (1.07%) cPanel
5 5 (0.76%) Mesos
6 1 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 174 (26.48%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.96%) Oracle
3 24 (3.65%) Sitecore
4 16 (2.44%) BEA
4 16 (2.44%) Micro Focus
5 13 (1.98%) Zend
6 10 (1.52%) VMware
7 9 (1.37%) Google
8 7 (1.07%) TOWER Software
9 6 (0.91%) IBM
9 6 (0.91%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.91%) Tableau
10 5 (0.76%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.76%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.61%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.61%) SAP
11 4 (0.61%) Cognos
12 3 (0.46%) Adobe
12 3 (0.46%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.46%) SolarWinds
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus a huge benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tangent International
Salary: bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £65 - £70 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £very competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago