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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 208 220 249
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 41 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.83% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.85% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 38 57 47
Median salary £51,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.94% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
6244 7388 8427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.86% 97.61% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5260 6089 7008
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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 30 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 30 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 0 21 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Hertfordshire +16 9 £41,500 -30.83% 1
Essex +18 7 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Bedfordshire +4 4 £45,000 - 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 30 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 73 (81.11%) C#
2 65 (72.22%) .NET
3 62 (68.89%) SQL
4 55 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 47 (52.22%) HTML
7 40 (44.44%) MVC
8 39 (43.33%) .NET Framework
9 38 (42.22%) Software Engineering
9 38 (42.22%) CSS
10 36 (40.00%) Entity Framework
10 36 (40.00%) XML
10 36 (40.00%) Automated Testing
11 35 (38.89%) QA
12 34 (37.78%) WCF
12 34 (37.78%) jQuery
13 33 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (35.56%) JSON
14 32 (35.56%) Ajax
15 30 (33.33%) Degree
15 30 (33.33%) TDD
15 30 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
16 29 (32.22%) Unit Testing
17 27 (30.00%) HTML5
18 24 (26.67%) JIRA
19 23 (25.56%) T-SQL
20 22 (24.44%) NUnit
20 22 (24.44%) Front End Development
20 22 (24.44%) SDLC
21 21 (23.33%) 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 12 (13.33%) NServiceBus
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Wireshark
2 6 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 10 (11.11%) RavenDB
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) Redis
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) JIRA
2 22 (24.44%) NUnit
3 20 (22.22%) Selenium
4 14 (15.56%) Subversion
5 12 (13.33%) Fiddler
5 12 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (13.33%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.44%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.22%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.22%) Hudson
8 2 (2.22%) MSTest
8 2 (2.22%) NCover
8 2 (2.22%) NCrunch
9 1 (1.11%) Moq
9 1 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Games
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Electronics
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (72.22%) .NET
2 47 (52.22%) HTML
3 39 (43.33%) .NET Framework
4 38 (42.22%) CSS
5 36 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 36 (40.00%) XML
6 34 (37.78%) jQuery
6 34 (37.78%) WCF
7 33 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 32 (35.56%) Ajax
8 32 (35.56%) JSON
9 30 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
10 27 (30.00%) HTML5
11 21 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 21 (23.33%) LINQ
12 20 (22.22%) REST
13 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (20.00%) Web Services
14 18 (20.00%) XSLT
15 15 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 16 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 10 (11.11%) Statistics
5 6 (6.67%) Internet of Things
6 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.44%) Oculus Rift
7 4 (4.44%) Social Media
7 4 (4.44%) User Experience
7 4 (4.44%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.22%) Linux
2 8 (8.89%) Windows
3 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (44.44%) MVC
3 38 (42.22%) Software Engineering
4 36 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 30 (33.33%) TDD
6 29 (32.22%) Unit Testing
7 22 (24.44%) Front End Development
7 22 (24.44%) SDLC
8 21 (23.33%) OO
8 21 (23.33%) Scrum
9 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (21.11%) User Stories
10 15 (16.67%) DevOps
11 13 (14.44%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (13.33%) BDD
13 11 (12.22%) Kanban
14 10 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
14 10 (11.11%) Software Architecture
14 10 (11.11%) Software Testing
15 7 (7.78%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 73 (81.11%) C#
2 62 (68.89%) SQL
3 54 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (25.56%) T-SQL
5 20 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 16 (17.78%) Java
7 12 (13.33%) C++
8 10 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 9 (10.00%) Perl
9 9 (10.00%) Python
10 6 (6.67%) C
10 6 (6.67%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.22%) PHP
11 2 (2.22%) VB
12 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.11%) TOWER Software
3 4 (4.44%) Adobe
3 4 (4.44%) Google
4 3 (3.33%) Perforce
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
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