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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 62 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 292 416 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.93% 4.94% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 5.18% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 259 372 315
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -22 104 £55,000 +15.78% 12
Cambridgeshire -2 82 £47,500 +1.06% 15
Essex +28 48 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Bedfordshire -19 37 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Suffolk -26 18 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Norfolk +1 6 £45,000 +4.65%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 359 (57.17%) .NET
2 340 (54.14%) C#
3 323 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
4 322 (51.27%) JavaScript
5 307 (48.89%) HTML
5 307 (48.89%) MVC
6 283 (45.06%) ASP.NET
7 260 (41.40%) CSS
8 258 (41.08%) SQL
9 231 (36.78%) SQL Server
10 200 (31.85%) jQuery
11 172 (27.39%) TDD
12 165 (26.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 156 (24.84%) Microsoft
14 152 (24.20%) Java
15 127 (20.22%) Scrum
15 127 (20.22%) HTML5
16 123 (19.59%) Windows
17 121 (19.27%) XML
18 113 (17.99%) Degree
19 110 (17.52%) OO
20 101 (16.08%) Web Services
20 101 (16.08%) Web Development
21 100 (15.92%) Software Engineering
22 95 (15.13%) SharePoint
23 94 (14.97%) Finance
24 93 (14.81%) WCF
25 89 (14.17%) Ajax
26 85 (13.54%) MS Excel
27 82 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (15.13%) SharePoint
2 40 (6.37%) JBoss
3 32 (5.10%) Tomcat
4 25 (3.98%) IIS
5 24 (3.82%) CMS
5 24 (3.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 20 (3.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 20 (3.18%) Apache
7 15 (2.39%) WebSphere
8 13 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (2.07%) AquaLogic
8 13 (2.07%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (2.07%) Tuxedo
9 12 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.43%) Node.js
11 7 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.96%) Drupal
13 5 (0.80%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 85 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.16%) Mingle
4 1 (0.16%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.48%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.03%) SaaS
3 10 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.64%) GitHub
7 3 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.48%) CloudFront
7 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.16%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.75%) IPv4
1 11 (1.75%) HTTP
2 6 (0.96%) Wireless
2 6 (0.96%) Internet
2 6 (0.96%) DAB
2 6 (0.96%) SSH
3 5 (0.80%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) IMAP
4 1 (0.16%) AMQP
4 1 (0.16%) 802.11
4 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) LAN
4 1 (0.16%) SNMP
4 1 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (36.78%) SQL Server
2 69 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (9.55%) MySQL
4 56 (8.92%) Relational Database
5 47 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (3.66%) NoSQL
9 22 (3.50%) RDBMS
10 21 (3.34%) MongoDB
11 19 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (2.55%) Oracle Database
13 15 (2.39%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (1.43%) Neo4j
16 9 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (10.03%) NUnit
3 62 (9.87%) Selenium
4 61 (9.71%) TeamCity
4 61 (9.71%) Git (software)
5 39 (6.21%) Subversion
6 36 (5.73%) Jenkins
7 32 (5.10%) Visual Studio
7 32 (5.10%) Octopus Deploy
8 29 (4.62%) Maven
9 28 (4.46%) Moq
10 24 (3.82%) SpecFlow
11 13 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (1.59%) JUnit
12 10 (1.59%) JIRA
13 9 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (1.11%) Grunt
14 7 (1.11%) SoapUI
15 6 (0.96%) MSTest
15 6 (0.96%) Mercurial
General
1 94 (14.97%) Finance
2 45 (7.17%) Marketing
3 42 (6.69%) Banking
4 21 (3.34%) Retail
5 20 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.39%) Back Office
7 11 (1.75%) Advertising
8 9 (1.43%) Games
9 7 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.96%) Legal
11 3 (0.48%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.32%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Hindi Language
13 1 (0.16%) French Language
13 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (57.17%) .NET
2 307 (48.89%) HTML
3 283 (45.06%) ASP.NET
4 260 (41.40%) CSS
5 200 (31.85%) jQuery
6 165 (26.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 127 (20.22%) HTML5
8 121 (19.27%) XML
9 101 (16.08%) Web Services
10 93 (14.81%) WCF
11 89 (14.17%) Ajax
12 78 (12.42%) CSS3
13 75 (11.94%) Spring
14 69 (10.99%) .NET Framework
15 62 (9.87%) AngularJS
16 60 (9.55%) J2EE
17 54 (8.60%) XSLT
18 52 (8.28%) KnockoutJS
19 51 (8.12%) Hibernate
20 45 (7.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.64%) Computer Science
2 42 (6.69%) Open Source
3 38 (6.05%) User Experience
4 33 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (5.25%) Mathematics
5 22 (3.50%) N-Tier
6 21 (3.34%) Mobile App
7 20 (3.18%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.71%) Statistics
9 13 (2.07%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.27%) Social Media
11 8 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.27%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.96%) LIMS
12 6 (0.96%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.96%) Physics
12 6 (0.96%) Informatics
12 6 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 123 (19.59%) Windows
2 82 (13.06%) Linux
3 45 (7.17%) Android
4 24 (3.82%) UNIX
5 22 (3.50%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.43%) Windows Phone
7 8 (1.27%) AIX
8 7 (1.11%) HPUX
8 7 (1.11%) Solaris
9 5 (0.80%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) CentOS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.16%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.16%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (48.89%) MVC
3 172 (27.39%) TDD
4 127 (20.22%) Scrum
5 110 (17.52%) OO
6 101 (16.08%) Web Development
7 100 (15.92%) Software Engineering
8 72 (11.46%) SOA
9 68 (10.83%) Multithreading
10 62 (9.87%) Mentoring
11 59 (9.39%) OOD
12 56 (8.92%) Unit Testing
13 46 (7.32%) E-Commerce
14 41 (6.53%) Mobile Development
15 39 (6.21%) Low Latency
16 32 (5.10%) BDD
17 28 (4.46%) CRM
18 26 (4.14%) Android Development
18 26 (4.14%) UML
18 26 (4.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 340 (54.14%) C#
2 322 (51.27%) JavaScript
3 258 (41.08%) SQL
4 152 (24.20%) Java
5 70 (11.15%) PHP
6 54 (8.60%) C++
7 40 (6.37%) Python
7 40 (6.37%) T-SQL
8 39 (6.21%) Objective-C
9 38 (6.05%) PL/SQL
10 33 (5.25%) C
11 32 (5.10%) VB.NET
12 26 (4.14%) Ruby
13 24 (3.82%) Perl
13 24 (3.82%) PowerShell
14 16 (2.55%) VB
15 13 (2.07%) COBOL
15 13 (2.07%) Delphi
15 13 (2.07%) VB6
16 9 (1.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 113 (17.99%) Degree
2 9 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 9 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.11%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.64%) SAP Certification
5 3 (0.48%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.32%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) MCTS
7 1 (0.16%) MCSD
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.78%) QA
2 5 (0.80%) WCAG
3 1 (0.16%) HL7
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (1.11%) VirtualBox
1 7 (1.11%) Firmware
2 5 (0.80%) LXC
2 5 (0.80%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (0.80%) Docker
2 5 (0.80%) KVM
2 5 (0.80%) Xen
3 1 (0.16%) HDFS
3 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.43%) Puppet
3 6 (0.96%) MOM
3 6 (0.96%) cPanel
4 5 (0.80%) Mesos
5 1 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 156 (24.84%) Microsoft
2 70 (11.15%) Oracle
3 24 (3.82%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.07%) BEA
4 13 (2.07%) Micro Focus
5 10 (1.59%) Zend
6 8 (1.27%) TOWER Software
7 7 (1.11%) VMware
8 6 (0.96%) IBM
8 6 (0.96%) Google
8 6 (0.96%) Tableau
9 5 (0.80%) New Relic
9 5 (0.80%) Pegasus
10 4 (0.64%) Cognos
10 4 (0.64%) Adobe
10 4 (0.64%) SAP
10 4 (0.64%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.48%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.48%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.48%) SolarWinds
Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Penta Consulting
Salary: Upon Request
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Very competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Netcel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago