The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 52 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 357 274 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.48% 3.59% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 3.79% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 322 258 311
Average salary £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7634 7224 8264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.74% 94.54% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6360 6183 7041
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Hertfordshire +30 122 £50,000 - 9
Cambridgeshire -4 102 £45,000 - 17
Bedfordshire +35 67 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Suffolk +14 35 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Essex -14 19 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Norfolk +17 14 £41,000 +17.14% 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 442 (58.01%) .NET
2 433 (56.82%) C#
3 365 (47.90%) JavaScript
4 357 (46.85%) SQL
5 331 (43.44%) SQL Server
6 325 (42.65%) ASP.NET
7 317 (41.60%) HTML
8 289 (37.93%) MVC
9 280 (36.75%) CSS
10 205 (26.90%) jQuery
11 192 (25.20%) TDD
12 180 (23.62%) Microsoft
13 165 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
14 163 (21.39%) Java
15 159 (20.87%) OO
16 157 (20.60%) WCF
17 154 (20.21%) XML
18 153 (20.08%) Web Services
19 149 (19.55%) HTML5
20 146 (19.16%) ASP.NET MVC
20 146 (19.16%) Software Engineering
21 129 (16.93%) T-SQL
21 129 (16.93%) Oracle
22 119 (15.62%) Degree
23 115 (15.09%) Finance
24 112 (14.70%) Scrum
25 101 (13.25%) Ajax
26 100 (13.12%) PHP
27 95 (12.47%) .NET Framework
28 94 (12.34%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 59 (7.74%) CMS
2 57 (7.48%) SharePoint
3 45 (5.91%) Apache
4 28 (3.67%) Node.js
5 24 (3.15%) IIS
6 21 (2.76%) WebSphere
7 18 (2.36%) Tomcat
8 17 (2.23%) WebLogic
8 17 (2.23%) Drupal
9 12 (1.57%) Umbraco
10 10 (1.31%) ColdFusion
10 10 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (0.92%) WordPress
11 7 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.79%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.52%) Kentico
13 4 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (0.52%) Oracle 10gAS
13 4 (0.52%) Joomla!
Applications
1 80 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.18%) MS Office
4 7 (0.92%) Mingle
5 6 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (1.18%) Magento
2 8 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
3 7 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.39%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.13%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.18%) SaaS
3 5 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.66%) Force.com
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.26%) CloudFront
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.49%) TCAP
1 19 (2.49%) INAP
1 19 (2.49%) SS7
1 19 (2.49%) Internet
1 19 (2.49%) SIGTRAN
1 19 (2.49%) 4G
2 9 (1.18%) SSL
3 5 (0.66%) Intranet
3 5 (0.66%) SMS
3 5 (0.66%) HTTP
4 4 (0.52%) VoIP
5 2 (0.26%) Network Security
5 2 (0.26%) NFC
5 2 (0.26%) ZigBee
5 2 (0.26%) SMPP
6 1 (0.13%) Firewall
6 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.13%) Wireless
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (43.44%) SQL Server
2 87 (11.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (9.84%) MySQL
4 67 (8.79%) Relational Database
5 55 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (4.86%) Crystal Reports
8 31 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 29 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
10 27 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
11 25 (3.28%) DB2
12 22 (2.89%) Oracle Database
13 17 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.71%) OLAP
14 13 (1.71%) Hadoop
15 11 (1.44%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (1.44%) QlikView
15 11 (1.44%) MongoDB
16 10 (1.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 87 (11.42%) Subversion
2 85 (11.15%) Visual Studio
3 79 (10.37%) NUnit
4 71 (9.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 60 (7.87%) MSTest
6 43 (5.64%) Git (software)
7 34 (4.46%) Rhino Mocks
8 33 (4.33%) Moq
9 25 (3.28%) Maven
10 18 (2.36%) Ant
11 17 (2.23%) ReSharper
12 16 (2.10%) CppUnit
13 15 (1.97%) xUnit.net
13 15 (1.97%) MbUnit
14 14 (1.84%) TeamCity
15 12 (1.57%) Selenium
16 9 (1.18%) Eclipse
17 8 (1.05%) PhoneGap
17 8 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 7 (0.92%) Mercurial
General
1 115 (15.09%) Finance
2 44 (5.77%) Retail
3 38 (4.99%) Telecoms
4 35 (4.59%) Marketing
5 26 (3.41%) Banking
6 12 (1.57%) Advertising
7 9 (1.18%) Automotive
8 8 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.92%) Electronics
10 6 (0.79%) Games
11 5 (0.66%) Publishing
12 4 (0.52%) Back Office
13 2 (0.26%) Legal
14 1 (0.13%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (58.01%) .NET
2 325 (42.65%) ASP.NET
3 317 (41.60%) HTML
4 280 (36.75%) CSS
5 205 (26.90%) jQuery
6 157 (20.60%) WCF
7 154 (20.21%) XML
8 153 (20.08%) Web Services
9 149 (19.55%) HTML5
10 146 (19.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 101 (13.25%) Ajax
12 95 (12.47%) .NET Framework
13 94 (12.34%) CSS3
14 90 (11.81%) WPF
15 64 (8.40%) Silverlight
16 62 (8.14%) XHTML
17 60 (7.87%) J2EE
18 52 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 48 (6.30%) LINQ
20 47 (6.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.92%) Computer Science
2 37 (4.86%) Mathematics
3 35 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (3.54%) N-Tier
5 23 (3.02%) Open Source
6 19 (2.49%) Physics
7 16 (2.10%) Semantic Web
8 15 (1.97%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.84%) Informatics
10 12 (1.57%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.18%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.05%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (0.79%) Statistics
13 6 (0.79%) Grid Computing
13 6 (0.79%) DTV
14 5 (0.66%) W3C
14 5 (0.66%) iPhone
15 4 (0.52%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 86 (11.29%) Windows
2 62 (8.14%) Linux
3 38 (4.99%) UNIX
4 32 (4.20%) Apple iOS
5 24 (3.15%) Android
6 6 (0.79%) CentOS
7 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (37.93%) MVC
2 192 (25.20%) TDD
3 165 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (20.87%) OO
5 146 (19.16%) Software Engineering
6 112 (14.70%) Scrum
7 78 (10.24%) Web Development
8 77 (10.10%) E-Commerce
9 66 (8.66%) Multithreading
10 65 (8.53%) SOA
11 62 (8.14%) Unit Testing
12 49 (6.43%) OOP
13 44 (5.77%) OOD
14 40 (5.25%) BDD
15 38 (4.99%) Configuration Management
16 34 (4.46%) MVVM
17 33 (4.33%) UML
18 32 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
20 24 (3.15%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 433 (56.82%) C#
2 365 (47.90%) JavaScript
3 357 (46.85%) SQL
4 163 (21.39%) Java
5 129 (16.93%) T-SQL
6 100 (13.12%) PHP
7 81 (10.63%) C++
8 42 (5.51%) Python
9 38 (4.99%) C
10 37 (4.86%) VB.NET
11 30 (3.94%) VB
12 27 (3.54%) Perl
13 20 (2.62%) Erlang
13 20 (2.62%) PL/SQL
14 16 (2.10%) PHP5
15 14 (1.84%) VB6
16 12 (1.57%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.44%) Ruby
18 8 (1.05%) R
19 7 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 119 (15.62%) Degree
2 6 (0.79%) MCTS
2 6 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (0.79%) PhD
2 6 (0.79%) Postgraduate
2 6 (0.79%) MCSE
2 6 (0.79%) MCSD
3 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.57%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.39%) VMware Server
2 3 (0.39%) HDFS
3 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (0.52%) MOM
3 3 (0.39%) Nagios
4 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 180 (23.62%) Microsoft
2 129 (16.93%) Oracle
3 24 (3.15%) JBoss
4 16 (2.10%) Zend
4 16 (2.10%) SAP
5 11 (1.44%) Sybase
5 11 (1.44%) JD Edwards
5 11 (1.44%) Google
6 9 (1.18%) Actuate
6 9 (1.18%) EPiServer
6 9 (1.18%) Tableau
7 8 (1.05%) Adobe
8 7 (0.92%) VMware
9 4 (0.52%) Sage
9 4 (0.52%) Serena
10 3 (0.39%) Apple
10 3 (0.39%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.39%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.39%) Twitter
11 2 (0.26%) Facebook
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