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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 61 86 66
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 308 225 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.12% 3.15% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 3.30% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 266 212 346
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £36,750 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
7201 6824 8831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.49% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5885 5870 7509
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +33 110 £51,000 +13.33% 7
Cambridgeshire -3 88 £42,500 -5.55% 21
Bedfordshire +16 51 £45,500 +1.11% 4
Suffolk +26 27 £45,000 -2.70% 4
Essex -3 27 £47,500 +16.56% 4
Norfolk +4 5 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 446 (59.71%) .NET
2 432 (57.83%) C#
3 354 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
4 346 (46.32%) JavaScript
5 345 (46.18%) SQL Server
6 337 (45.11%) SQL
7 330 (44.18%) ASP.NET
8 311 (41.63%) MVC
9 296 (39.63%) HTML
10 268 (35.88%) CSS
11 201 (26.91%) jQuery
12 184 (24.63%) TDD
13 183 (24.50%) Microsoft
14 169 (22.62%) WCF
15 165 (22.09%) Java
16 157 (21.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 148 (19.81%) Web Services
18 142 (19.01%) OO
19 141 (18.88%) XML
20 140 (18.74%) Software Engineering
21 130 (17.40%) HTML5
22 127 (17.00%) Finance
23 122 (16.33%) Scrum
24 117 (15.66%) T-SQL
25 114 (15.26%) Oracle
26 107 (14.32%) Degree
27 95 (12.72%) .NET Framework
28 89 (11.91%) MS Excel
29 88 (11.78%) WPF
30 85 (11.38%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 61 (8.17%) SharePoint
2 60 (8.03%) CMS
3 32 (4.28%) Apache
4 24 (3.21%) IIS
5 22 (2.95%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.95%) Node.js
6 15 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (1.87%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.87%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.61%) Drupal
9 7 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.94%) EPiServer CMS
9 7 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.80%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.80%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.80%) ColdFusion
10 6 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.67%) WordPress
12 4 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 89 (11.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.94%) Mingle
3 6 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.67%) MS Office
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.40%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.27%) Magento
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.07%) SaaS
3 5 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.67%) Force.com
4 2 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.54%) Internet
1 19 (2.54%) SS7
1 19 (2.54%) TCAP
1 19 (2.54%) INAP
1 19 (2.54%) SIGTRAN
1 19 (2.54%) 4G
2 8 (1.07%) VoIP
3 5 (0.67%) HTTP
3 5 (0.67%) SSL
3 5 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (0.67%) Wireless
4 4 (0.54%) Intranet
4 4 (0.54%) SMS
5 2 (0.27%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.13%) NFC
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.13%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (46.18%) SQL Server
2 82 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 81 (10.84%) MySQL
4 61 (8.17%) Relational Database
5 51 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 29 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
8 28 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
8 28 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (3.08%) Oracle Database
10 20 (2.68%) DB2
11 16 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.87%) NoSQL
13 13 (1.74%) OLAP
14 12 (1.61%) Hadoop
15 11 (1.47%) QlikView
15 11 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 85 (11.38%) Visual Studio
1 85 (11.38%) NUnit
2 76 (10.17%) Subversion
3 73 (9.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 59 (7.90%) MSTest
5 44 (5.89%) Rhino Mocks
6 40 (5.35%) Git (software)
7 39 (5.22%) Moq
8 24 (3.21%) Ant
9 22 (2.95%) Maven
10 17 (2.28%) CppUnit
10 17 (2.28%) ReSharper
11 16 (2.14%) MbUnit
11 16 (2.14%) xUnit.net
12 15 (2.01%) Selenium
12 15 (2.01%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.34%) Eclipse
14 9 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.94%) QUnit
General
1 127 (17.00%) Finance
2 45 (6.02%) Retail
3 35 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.21%) Marketing
5 22 (2.95%) Banking
6 14 (1.87%) Advertising
7 8 (1.07%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.07%) Electronics
8 7 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.94%) Automotive
9 4 (0.54%) Games
10 3 (0.40%) Legal
11 2 (0.27%) Back Office
11 2 (0.27%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (59.71%) .NET
2 330 (44.18%) ASP.NET
3 296 (39.63%) HTML
4 268 (35.88%) CSS
5 201 (26.91%) jQuery
6 169 (22.62%) WCF
7 157 (21.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 148 (19.81%) Web Services
9 141 (18.88%) XML
10 130 (17.40%) HTML5
11 95 (12.72%) .NET Framework
12 88 (11.78%) WPF
13 83 (11.11%) CSS3
14 82 (10.98%) Ajax
15 62 (8.30%) Silverlight
16 57 (7.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 56 (7.50%) LINQ
18 52 (6.96%) XHTML
19 49 (6.56%) J2EE
20 43 (5.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.17%) Computer Science
2 39 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.42%) Mobile App
4 28 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 24 (3.21%) User Experience
5 24 (3.21%) N-Tier
6 20 (2.68%) Open Source
7 19 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.28%) Physics
9 15 (2.01%) Informatics
10 12 (1.61%) Semantic Web
11 9 (1.20%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.94%) Statistics
13 7 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.80%) DTV
15 5 (0.67%) LIMS
15 5 (0.67%) Grid Computing
16 4 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 83 (11.11%) Windows
2 65 (8.70%) Linux
3 44 (5.89%) UNIX
4 23 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 20 (2.68%) Android
6 7 (0.94%) CentOS
7 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (41.63%) MVC
3 184 (24.63%) TDD
4 142 (19.01%) OO
5 140 (18.74%) Software Engineering
6 122 (16.33%) Scrum
7 68 (9.10%) Multithreading
8 67 (8.97%) E-Commerce
9 66 (8.84%) Web Development
9 66 (8.84%) Mentoring
10 65 (8.70%) SOA
11 64 (8.57%) Unit Testing
12 47 (6.29%) OOP
13 40 (5.35%) OOD
14 39 (5.22%) MVVM
15 36 (4.82%) BDD
15 36 (4.82%) Configuration Management
16 32 (4.28%) UML
17 31 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (4.02%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 432 (57.83%) C#
2 346 (46.32%) JavaScript
3 337 (45.11%) SQL
4 165 (22.09%) Java
5 117 (15.66%) T-SQL
6 80 (10.71%) PHP
7 72 (9.64%) C++
8 44 (5.89%) C
9 41 (5.49%) Python
10 34 (4.55%) VB.NET
11 28 (3.75%) VB
12 24 (3.21%) Perl
13 20 (2.68%) PL/SQL
13 20 (2.68%) Shell Script
13 20 (2.68%) Erlang
14 13 (1.74%) VB6
15 11 (1.47%) Ruby
15 11 (1.47%) PHP5
16 9 (1.20%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 107 (14.32%) Degree
2 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.94%) MCSD
3 7 (0.94%) MCSE
3 7 (0.94%) MCTS
4 5 (0.67%) PhD
4 5 (0.67%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.40%) VMware Server
3 3 (0.40%) HDFS
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.07%) MOM
2 7 (0.94%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.13%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 183 (24.50%) Microsoft
2 114 (15.26%) Oracle
3 23 (3.08%) JBoss
4 17 (2.28%) EPiServer
5 14 (1.87%) Zend
6 12 (1.61%) Sybase
7 10 (1.34%) SAP
7 10 (1.34%) Google
8 9 (1.20%) Tableau
8 9 (1.20%) Actuate
9 8 (1.07%) Sage
9 8 (1.07%) VMware
10 7 (0.94%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.94%) IBM
11 5 (0.67%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.54%) Serena
12 4 (0.54%) Adobe
13 3 (0.40%) BEA
13 3 (0.40%) Micro Focus
14 2 (0.27%) TIBCO
Basildon, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k, may consider higher
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Technology
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago