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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 47 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 343 267 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.71% 4.07% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 4.23% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 282 236 307
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £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
6944 6311 8108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.41% 96.22% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 5112 7026
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 £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +25 118 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Cambridgeshire +9 81 £52,500 +13.51% 15
Essex +14 69 £45,000 - 3
Suffolk +10 41 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bedfordshire -4 28 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Norfolk -19 10 £33,750 -18.67% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 391 (59.88%) .NET
2 356 (54.52%) C#
3 311 (47.63%) MVC
4 295 (45.18%) JavaScript
5 278 (42.57%) SQL
6 274 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
7 263 (40.28%) ASP.NET
8 259 (39.66%) HTML
9 258 (39.51%) CSS
10 241 (36.91%) SQL Server
11 207 (31.70%) Java
12 173 (26.49%) jQuery
13 171 (26.19%) Microsoft
14 149 (22.82%) XML
15 144 (22.05%) TDD
16 129 (19.75%) Web Services
16 129 (19.75%) WCF
17 128 (19.60%) Finance
18 126 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
19 116 (17.76%) Software Engineering
20 100 (15.31%) OO
21 99 (15.16%) Multithreading
22 96 (14.70%) Scrum
23 95 (14.55%) Oracle
24 93 (14.24%) HTML5
24 93 (14.24%) Web Development
25 90 (13.78%) Windows
26 89 (13.63%) Spring
27 84 (12.86%) Mentoring
28 83 (12.71%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 66 (10.11%) SharePoint
2 57 (8.73%) JBoss
3 39 (5.97%) CMS
4 27 (4.13%) IIS
5 25 (3.83%) Tomcat
6 24 (3.68%) Oracle Service Bus
6 24 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 22 (3.37%) Tuxedo
7 22 (3.37%) Apache
7 22 (3.37%) WebSphere
7 22 (3.37%) AquaLogic
8 15 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (1.68%) Mule
10 10 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 9 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (1.38%) EPiServer CMS
12 8 (1.23%) Drupal
12 8 (1.23%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.07%) Node.js
Applications
1 77 (11.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) Mingle
4 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.61%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.38%) SaaS
3 6 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.61%) GitHub
6 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.31%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.06%) IPv4
2 13 (1.99%) HTTP
3 11 (1.68%) Wireless
4 10 (1.53%) Internet
5 4 (0.61%) VoIP
5 4 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.46%) DAB
6 3 (0.46%) UMTS
6 3 (0.46%) GSM
6 3 (0.46%) LTE
6 3 (0.46%) SSH
7 2 (0.31%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) DNS
8 1 (0.15%) SMTP
8 1 (0.15%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (36.91%) SQL Server
2 80 (12.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (9.34%) MySQL
4 47 (7.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 39 (5.97%) Relational Database
6 34 (5.21%) NoSQL
6 34 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (4.90%) Crystal Reports
8 28 (4.29%) Oracle Database
9 22 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 17 (2.60%) MongoDB
11 15 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.84%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (1.38%) DB2
15 7 (1.07%) Big Data
15 7 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
17 5 (0.77%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 80 (12.25%) Subversion
2 67 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 67 (10.26%) NUnit
3 61 (9.34%) Visual Studio
4 37 (5.67%) Maven
5 35 (5.36%) TeamCity
5 35 (5.36%) Git (software)
6 32 (4.90%) Rhino Mocks
6 32 (4.90%) Moq
7 30 (4.59%) Selenium
8 22 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (2.60%) Ant
10 12 (1.84%) MSTest
10 12 (1.84%) Jenkins
11 10 (1.53%) SoapUI
11 10 (1.53%) MSBuild
12 9 (1.38%) Mercurial
13 7 (1.07%) CruiseControl
13 7 (1.07%) JUnit
13 7 (1.07%) Eclipse
General
1 128 (19.60%) Finance
2 36 (5.51%) Banking
3 32 (4.90%) Marketing
4 28 (4.29%) Retail
5 19 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.84%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.38%) Advertising
8 8 (1.23%) Back Office
8 8 (1.23%) Automotive
9 7 (1.07%) Legal
10 4 (0.61%) Games
11 3 (0.46%) Publishing
12 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (59.88%) .NET
2 263 (40.28%) ASP.NET
3 259 (39.66%) HTML
4 258 (39.51%) CSS
5 173 (26.49%) jQuery
6 149 (22.82%) XML
7 129 (19.75%) Web Services
7 129 (19.75%) WCF
8 126 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 93 (14.24%) HTML5
10 89 (13.63%) Spring
11 80 (12.25%) CSS3
12 79 (12.10%) .NET Framework
13 68 (10.41%) Hibernate
13 68 (10.41%) Ajax
14 65 (9.95%) J2EE
15 57 (8.73%) Struts
16 53 (8.12%) XSLT
17 49 (7.50%) Silverlight
18 48 (7.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.19%) Computer Science
2 46 (7.04%) N-Tier
3 40 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.29%) Algorithms
5 23 (3.52%) Mobile App
6 21 (3.22%) User Experience
7 18 (2.76%) Open Source
8 14 (2.14%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.68%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.38%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (1.23%) Social Media
12 7 (1.07%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.92%) LIMS
13 6 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (0.77%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.46%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.46%) Internet of Things
15 3 (0.46%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 90 (13.78%) Windows
2 81 (12.40%) Linux
3 50 (7.66%) UNIX
4 38 (5.82%) Android
5 22 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.68%) Windows Phone
7 10 (1.53%) AIX
7 10 (1.53%) HPUX
7 10 (1.53%) Solaris
8 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.31%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (47.63%) MVC
2 274 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (22.05%) TDD
4 116 (17.76%) Software Engineering
5 100 (15.31%) OO
6 99 (15.16%) Multithreading
7 96 (14.70%) Scrum
8 93 (14.24%) Web Development
9 84 (12.86%) Mentoring
10 83 (12.71%) SOA
11 70 (10.72%) E-Commerce
12 51 (7.81%) OOD
13 48 (7.35%) Unit Testing
14 33 (5.05%) UML
15 31 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (3.98%) Low Latency
17 25 (3.83%) OOP
18 22 (3.37%) BPEL
19 20 (3.06%) Analytics
19 20 (3.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 356 (54.52%) C#
2 295 (45.18%) JavaScript
3 278 (42.57%) SQL
4 207 (31.70%) Java
5 75 (11.49%) C++
6 59 (9.04%) C
7 52 (7.96%) PHP
8 47 (7.20%) T-SQL
9 38 (5.82%) Python
10 31 (4.75%) PL/SQL
10 31 (4.75%) VB.NET
11 27 (4.13%) VB
12 26 (3.98%) Objective-C
13 23 (3.52%) Delphi
14 22 (3.37%) COBOL
14 22 (3.37%) VB6
15 15 (2.30%) Perl
16 14 (2.14%) XPath
17 12 (1.84%) Ruby
18 11 (1.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (12.10%) Degree
2 10 (1.53%) Sun Certification
3 7 (1.07%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.31%) MCTS
6 2 (0.31%) HND
6 2 (0.31%) MCP
6 2 (0.31%) MCSD
6 2 (0.31%) MCSE
7 1 (0.15%) CISSP
7 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 14 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.53%) VirtualBox
3 6 (0.92%) Firmware
4 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.15%) Squid
Systems Management
1 18 (2.76%) MOM
2 9 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.38%) Puppet
3 3 (0.46%) cPanel
4 2 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 171 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 95 (14.55%) Oracle
3 22 (3.37%) BEA
3 22 (3.37%) Micro Focus
4 16 (2.45%) Zend
4 16 (2.45%) EPiServer
5 14 (2.14%) VMware
6 10 (1.53%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.53%) IBM
7 8 (1.23%) Google
7 8 (1.23%) Tableau
8 5 (0.77%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.61%) Temenos
9 4 (0.61%) Sage
10 3 (0.46%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.46%) HP
10 3 (0.46%) Adobe
11 2 (0.31%) Dell
11 2 (0.31%) Software AG
11 2 (0.31%) webMethods
Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Norfolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70,000 per Annum + Ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35k - £60k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 8 days ago