The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 225 213 219
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 38 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.63% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.65% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Senior Software 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
7185 7650 7291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 95.73% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 6395 6249
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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Software 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 Software Developer across the East of England region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cambridgeshire +11 18 £47,500 +3.82% 2
Hertfordshire -4 13 £45,000 - 8
Bedfordshire +2 6 £41,250 -4.06% 1
Suffolk -8 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 52 (61.90%) C#
1 52 (61.90%) .NET
2 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (48.81%) HTML
4 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 38 (45.24%) SQL Server
6 37 (44.05%) OO
6 37 (44.05%) SQL
7 36 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 34 (40.48%) MVC
8 34 (40.48%) Degree
9 28 (33.33%) Linux
9 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 27 (32.14%) CSS
11 23 (27.38%) SDLC
12 22 (26.19%) Windows
12 22 (26.19%) Python
13 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 21 (25.00%) QA
14 20 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
15 18 (21.43%) jQuery
16 17 (20.24%) Mathematics
16 17 (20.24%) TDD
17 16 (19.05%) Scrum
17 16 (19.05%) OOD
17 16 (19.05%) C++
17 16 (19.05%) .NET Framework
17 16 (19.05%) HTML5
17 16 (19.05%) Algorithms

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.95%) Apache
3 5 (5.95%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.57%) Confluence
5 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) SaaS
2 4 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Internet
2 3 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) MySQL
3 11 (13.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.95%) CouchDB
7 5 (5.95%) Neo4j
7 5 (5.95%) MariaDB
8 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (15.48%) NUnit
3 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.71%) JIRA
5 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.95%) Subversion
6 5 (5.95%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.76%) Selenium
8 3 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.38%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.19%) FishEye
10 1 (1.19%) Ant
10 1 (1.19%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (10.71%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Games
3 3 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (61.90%) .NET
2 41 (48.81%) HTML
3 36 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 27 (32.14%) CSS
5 18 (21.43%) jQuery
6 16 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 16 (19.05%) HTML5
7 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 13 (15.48%) WPF
9 13 (15.48%) Web Services
9 13 (15.48%) XML
10 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (11.90%) Entity Framework
11 10 (11.90%) WCF
12 9 (10.71%) REST
13 8 (9.52%) WinForms
14 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (7.14%) Ajax
16 5 (5.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (20.24%) Mathematics
3 16 (19.05%) Algorithms
4 14 (16.67%) Statistics
5 12 (14.29%) User Experience
6 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (8.33%) Physics
8 6 (7.14%) Informatics
8 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 5 (5.95%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (4.76%) Data Structures
11 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
12 2 (2.38%) MPEG
13 1 (1.19%) LIMS
13 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (1.19%) Internet of Things
13 1 (1.19%) Wiki
13 1 (1.19%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.33%) Linux
2 22 (26.19%) Windows
3 12 (14.29%) Android
4 10 (11.90%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.38%) UNIX
8 1 (1.19%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.05%) OO
3 34 (40.48%) MVC
4 23 (27.38%) SDLC
5 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 17 (20.24%) TDD
7 16 (19.05%) Scrum
7 16 (19.05%) OOD
8 13 (15.48%) OOP
9 11 (13.10%) Web Development
9 11 (13.10%) Unit Testing
10 9 (10.71%) Financial Modelling
10 9 (10.71%) Software Architecture
10 9 (10.71%) Risk Management
10 9 (10.71%) User Stories
11 8 (9.52%) UML
11 8 (9.52%) CRM
11 8 (9.52%) Memory Management
12 7 (8.33%) Mobile Development
13 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.90%) C#
2 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 37 (44.05%) SQL
4 22 (26.19%) Python
5 16 (19.05%) C++
6 14 (16.67%) Java
6 14 (16.67%) C
7 13 (15.48%) Perl
8 10 (11.90%) T-SQL
9 8 (9.52%) VB.NET
9 8 (9.52%) Ruby
10 7 (8.33%) PHP
10 7 (8.33%) Objective-C
11 5 (5.95%) R
11 5 (5.95%) Go
11 5 (5.95%) Haskell
12 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
13 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
14 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (40.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Xen
1 5 (5.95%) KVM
1 5 (5.95%) Docker
1 5 (5.95%) LXC
1 5 (5.95%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Mesos
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) TOWER Software
3 6 (7.14%) Perforce
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle
4 5 (5.95%) Pegasus
5 4 (4.76%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.57%) Adobe
7 2 (2.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.38%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.19%) New Relic
8 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
Watford, Hertfordshire
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 18 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 19 days ago