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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 213 210 217
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 34 70 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.91% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.94% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 67 53
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £43,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
6306 7410 7680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.87% 96.80% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 6158 6417
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +9 23 £55,000 +15.78% 10
Bedfordshire +8 4 £46,250 -2.63%
Hertfordshire -9 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Norfolk - 3 £55,000 -
Essex +3 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 62 (79.49%) C#
2 53 (67.95%) .NET
3 51 (65.38%) SQL
4 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
5 42 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (43.59%) HTML
7 31 (39.74%) QA
7 31 (39.74%) Degree
8 27 (34.62%) MVC
9 26 (33.33%) CSS
9 26 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 25 (32.05%) TDD
11 24 (30.77%) OO
12 23 (29.49%) Software Engineering
12 23 (29.49%) SDLC
13 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (28.21%) Front End Development
13 22 (28.21%) XML
14 21 (26.92%) WCF
14 21 (26.92%) Automated Testing
14 21 (26.92%) Entity Framework
15 20 (25.64%) REST
15 20 (25.64%) JSON
15 20 (25.64%) LINQ
15 20 (25.64%) VB.NET
16 19 (24.36%) Mathematics
16 19 (24.36%) Ajax
16 19 (24.36%) jQuery
17 18 (23.08%) Selenium
17 18 (23.08%) Razor View Engine

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 1 (1.28%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.13%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.28%) Redis
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (23.08%) Selenium
2 13 (16.67%) JIRA
2 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (12.82%) NUnit
4 4 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.13%) Subversion
5 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.56%) Hudson
5 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.28%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.95%) .NET
2 34 (43.59%) HTML
3 26 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 26 (33.33%) CSS
4 22 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (28.21%) XML
5 21 (26.92%) Entity Framework
5 21 (26.92%) WCF
6 20 (25.64%) JSON
6 20 (25.64%) LINQ
6 20 (25.64%) REST
7 19 (24.36%) Ajax
7 19 (24.36%) jQuery
8 18 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
8 18 (23.08%) XSLT
9 15 (19.23%) Web Services
10 14 (17.95%) HTML5
11 12 (15.38%) WPF
12 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
13 8 (10.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Mathematics
2 18 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.10%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (12.82%) Algorithms
4 10 (12.82%) Statistics
5 6 (7.69%) Internet of Things
6 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.41%) Visualisation
7 4 (5.13%) Oculus Rift
7 4 (5.13%) Social Media
7 4 (5.13%) User Experience
8 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.56%) Informatics
9 1 (1.28%) Biology
9 1 (1.28%) Health Informatics
9 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
3 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) MVC
3 25 (32.05%) TDD
4 24 (30.77%) OO
5 23 (29.49%) SDLC
5 23 (29.49%) Software Engineering
6 22 (28.21%) Front End Development
7 21 (26.92%) Automated Testing
8 18 (23.08%) User Stories
9 16 (20.51%) Unit Testing
10 12 (15.38%) Kanban
11 10 (12.82%) Financial Modelling
11 10 (12.82%) Software Architecture
12 7 (8.97%) Scrum
13 6 (7.69%) Code Coverage
13 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
13 6 (7.69%) Data Protection
13 6 (7.69%) DevOps
13 6 (7.69%) High Availability
13 6 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 62 (79.49%) C#
2 51 (65.38%) SQL
3 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.64%) VB.NET
5 15 (19.23%) Java
6 14 (17.95%) T-SQL
7 10 (12.82%) C++
8 9 (11.54%) Perl
8 9 (11.54%) Python
9 7 (8.97%) C
10 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.13%) VB
12 2 (2.56%) PHP
13 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (39.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (39.74%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) TOWER Software
3 4 (5.13%) Adobe
3 4 (5.13%) Google
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) Perforce
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
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