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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 54 52 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 318 359 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.23% 4.50% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 4.70% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 287 324 253
Average salary £48,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
7127 7645 7252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.91% 95.86% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 6385 6208
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -12 111 £49,500 -1.00% 16
Cambridgeshire +12 98 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Bedfordshire -20 48 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Essex +24 44 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Suffolk -28 13 £45,000 - 6
Norfolk -7 6 £41,500 +1.21% 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 381 (60.28%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (53.80%) C#
2 340 (53.80%) JavaScript
3 331 (52.37%) .NET
4 312 (49.37%) HTML
5 295 (46.68%) MVC
6 294 (46.52%) SQL
7 270 (42.72%) ASP.NET
8 254 (40.19%) CSS
9 216 (34.18%) SQL Server
10 208 (32.91%) TDD
11 206 (32.59%) jQuery
12 186 (29.43%) Scrum
13 178 (28.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 165 (26.11%) Java
15 145 (22.94%) Microsoft
16 140 (22.15%) HTML5
17 128 (20.25%) OO
18 123 (19.46%) Degree
19 121 (19.15%) Windows
20 106 (16.77%) Software Engineering
21 103 (16.30%) MS Excel
22 97 (15.35%) Ajax
22 97 (15.35%) XML
23 96 (15.19%) Web Services
24 94 (14.87%) WCF
25 89 (14.08%) .NET Framework
26 87 (13.77%) SDLC
27 86 (13.61%) Web Development
27 86 (13.61%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 86 (13.61%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.91%) IIS
3 28 (4.43%) JBoss
4 26 (4.11%) Tomcat
5 23 (3.64%) Apache
6 22 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 20 (3.16%) CMS
7 20 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (1.42%) Node.js
9 7 (1.11%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.95%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.79%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.63%) Drupal
12 4 (0.63%) Confluence
13 3 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.47%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.47%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 103 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.16%) MS Project
3 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.32%) SaaS
3 7 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.32%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.90%) Internet
2 11 (1.74%) HTTP
3 7 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.63%) DAB
4 4 (0.63%) SSH
5 3 (0.47%) iBeacon
6 2 (0.32%) Wireless
7 1 (0.16%) AMQP
7 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.16%) IPv4
7 1 (0.16%) 802.11
7 1 (0.16%) SNMP
7 1 (0.16%) LAN
7 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 69 (10.92%) MySQL
3 52 (8.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (8.07%) Relational Database
5 48 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 47 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 45 (7.12%) NoSQL
8 34 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (5.22%) MongoDB
10 19 (3.01%) RDBMS
11 18 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (2.53%) CouchDB
13 15 (2.37%) Big Data
14 10 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.79%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 85 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 62 (9.81%) Selenium
2 62 (9.81%) Git (software)
3 61 (9.65%) TeamCity
4 56 (8.86%) NUnit
5 43 (6.80%) Visual Studio
6 39 (6.17%) Jenkins
7 32 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
8 29 (4.59%) Moq
9 28 (4.43%) Subversion
10 25 (3.96%) Maven
11 23 (3.64%) SpecFlow
12 21 (3.32%) Eclipse
13 14 (2.22%) Rhino Mocks
14 13 (2.06%) JIRA
15 10 (1.58%) Bitbucket
16 9 (1.42%) Eclipse RCP
16 9 (1.42%) ReSharper
17 7 (1.11%) JUnit
18 5 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 57 (9.02%) Finance
2 26 (4.11%) Banking
3 22 (3.48%) Retail
4 20 (3.16%) Marketing
5 19 (3.01%) Back Office
6 16 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.37%) Games
8 5 (0.79%) Advertising
9 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.32%) Automotive
10 2 (0.32%) Law
10 2 (0.32%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Hindi Language
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (52.37%) .NET
2 312 (49.37%) HTML
3 270 (42.72%) ASP.NET
4 254 (40.19%) CSS
5 206 (32.59%) jQuery
6 178 (28.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 140 (22.15%) HTML5
8 97 (15.35%) Ajax
8 97 (15.35%) XML
9 96 (15.19%) Web Services
10 94 (14.87%) WCF
11 89 (14.08%) .NET Framework
12 86 (13.61%) Spring
13 82 (12.97%) AngularJS
14 76 (12.03%) CSS3
15 57 (9.02%) Entity Framework
16 53 (8.39%) KnockoutJS
16 53 (8.39%) Hibernate
17 50 (7.91%) Silverlight
18 49 (7.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.80%) Mathematics
2 40 (6.33%) User Experience
3 39 (6.17%) Computer Science
4 27 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.85%) Algorithms
5 18 (2.85%) Statistics
6 14 (2.22%) N-Tier
7 12 (1.90%) Data Structures
7 12 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.27%) Physics
10 6 (0.95%) NHS
10 6 (0.95%) Informatics
11 5 (0.79%) Social Media
11 5 (0.79%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (0.63%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 121 (19.15%) Windows
2 77 (12.18%) Linux
3 48 (7.59%) Android
4 44 (6.96%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.16%) UNIX
6 7 (1.11%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.32%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.16%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (60.28%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (46.68%) MVC
3 208 (32.91%) TDD
4 186 (29.43%) Scrum
5 128 (20.25%) OO
6 106 (16.77%) Software Engineering
7 87 (13.77%) SDLC
8 86 (13.61%) Web Development
9 73 (11.55%) OOD
10 68 (10.76%) Unit Testing
11 65 (10.28%) Multithreading
12 61 (9.65%) SOA
13 52 (8.23%) Open Source
14 45 (7.12%) E-Commerce
15 44 (6.96%) Mobile Development
16 40 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (6.17%) Mentoring
18 38 (6.01%) Low Latency
19 29 (4.59%) BDD
20 27 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 340 (53.80%) C#
1 340 (53.80%) JavaScript
2 294 (46.52%) SQL
3 165 (26.11%) Java
4 66 (10.44%) PHP
5 62 (9.81%) T-SQL
6 52 (8.23%) Objective-C
7 43 (6.80%) PL/SQL
8 40 (6.33%) C++
9 35 (5.54%) Python
10 26 (4.11%) PowerShell
11 21 (3.32%) VB.NET
11 21 (3.32%) Perl
12 20 (3.16%) Ruby
13 18 (2.85%) C
14 7 (1.11%) PHP5
14 7 (1.11%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.11%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.79%) R
15 5 (0.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 123 (19.46%) Degree
2 13 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.79%) HND
5 4 (0.63%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.75%) QA
2 5 (0.79%) HL7
2 5 (0.79%) WCAG
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.79%) Xen
1 5 (0.79%) KVM
1 5 (0.79%) Docker
1 5 (0.79%) LXC
1 5 (0.79%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Firmware
2 1 (0.16%) Squid
2 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.42%) MOM
2 5 (0.79%) Mesos
3 4 (0.63%) cPanel
4 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 145 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 69 (10.92%) Oracle
3 23 (3.64%) Sitecore
4 17 (2.69%) Xamarin
5 12 (1.90%) Zend
6 9 (1.42%) New Relic
6 9 (1.42%) TOWER Software
7 7 (1.11%) Adobe
8 6 (0.95%) Perforce
8 6 (0.95%) IBM
8 6 (0.95%) Google
9 5 (0.79%) Telerik
9 5 (0.79%) Pegasus
10 4 (0.63%) SAP
10 4 (0.63%) Cognos
11 3 (0.47%) HP
11 3 (0.47%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.47%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.47%) Facebook
12 2 (0.32%) Tableau
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £93000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sudbury, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k dep. on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago