The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 222 220 249
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 42 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.76% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.78% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 43
Median salary £51,925 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,851 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
6682 7531 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 6171 6963
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

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 1 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -5 18 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Essex +14 10 £47,500 +5.55%
Hertfordshire +4 7 £41,500 -30.83%
Suffolk +1 3 - -
Bedfordshire -5 3 £45,000 - 3
Norfolk +16 1 £49,500 +52.30% 1
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 85 (80.95%) C#
2 78 (74.29%) .NET
3 71 (67.62%) SQL
3 71 (67.62%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (65.71%) JavaScript
5 64 (60.95%) HTML
6 54 (51.43%) MVC
7 51 (48.57%) CSS
7 51 (48.57%) Software Engineering
7 51 (48.57%) .NET Framework
8 50 (47.62%) Entity Framework
9 48 (45.71%) WCF
9 48 (45.71%) jQuery
9 48 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 45 (42.86%) Ajax
11 42 (40.00%) Automated Testing
12 40 (38.10%) JSON
12 40 (38.10%) XML
12 40 (38.10%) HTML5
13 37 (35.24%) QA
14 35 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
15 34 (32.38%) TDD
16 33 (31.43%) Unit Testing
17 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET
18 31 (29.52%) ASP.NET MVC
19 30 (28.57%) Degree
20 29 (27.62%) Scrum
21 28 (26.67%) JIRA
21 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
21 28 (26.67%) LINQ

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (14.29%) NServiceBus
2 5 (4.76%) Node.js
3 3 (2.86%) GlassFish
3 3 (2.86%) JBoss
3 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (3.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.33%) Wireshark
2 6 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) MongoDB
2 13 (12.38%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.43%) RavenDB
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.86%) MySQL
5 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.95%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (26.67%) JIRA
2 23 (21.90%) NUnit
2 23 (21.90%) Selenium
3 17 (16.19%) Subversion
4 15 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 14 (13.33%) Fiddler
5 14 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.86%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.90%) Moq
8 2 (1.90%) MSTest
8 2 (1.90%) NCover
8 2 (1.90%) NCrunch
8 2 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.95%) Maven
9 1 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Games
3 3 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (74.29%) .NET
2 64 (60.95%) HTML
3 51 (48.57%) .NET Framework
3 51 (48.57%) CSS
4 50 (47.62%) Entity Framework
5 48 (45.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 48 (45.71%) jQuery
5 48 (45.71%) WCF
6 45 (42.86%) Ajax
7 40 (38.10%) HTML5
7 40 (38.10%) JSON
7 40 (38.10%) XML
8 35 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
9 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET
10 31 (29.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (26.67%) LINQ
12 22 (20.95%) REST
12 22 (20.95%) Web Services
13 21 (20.00%) XSLT
14 17 (16.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 15 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 10 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 9 (8.57%) Statistics
5 6 (5.71%) Internet of Things
6 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.81%) Oculus Rift
6 4 (3.81%) Social Media
6 4 (3.81%) User Experience
6 4 (3.81%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.86%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) Linux
3 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (67.62%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (51.43%) MVC
3 51 (48.57%) Software Engineering
4 42 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 34 (32.38%) TDD
6 33 (31.43%) Unit Testing
7 29 (27.62%) Scrum
8 28 (26.67%) SDLC
9 26 (24.76%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (23.81%) Front End Development
11 22 (20.95%) OO
12 18 (17.14%) DevOps
12 18 (17.14%) User Stories
13 15 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (13.33%) BDD
15 13 (12.38%) Kanban
15 13 (12.38%) Software Testing
16 9 (8.57%) Financial Modelling
16 9 (8.57%) Software Architecture
17 8 (7.62%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 85 (80.95%) C#
2 71 (67.62%) SQL
3 69 (65.71%) JavaScript
4 26 (24.76%) T-SQL
5 22 (20.95%) VB.NET
6 19 (18.10%) Java
7 13 (12.38%) PowerShell
8 12 (11.43%) C++
9 9 (8.57%) Perl
9 9 (8.57%) Python
10 6 (5.71%) C
10 6 (5.71%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.90%) PHP
13 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (35.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.57%) TOWER Software
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle
4 4 (3.81%) Adobe
4 4 (3.81%) Google
5 3 (2.86%) Perforce
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.95%) Telerik
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