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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 224 214 208
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 30 45 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.60% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 34
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
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
6950 7441 6874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.05% 96.30% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5898 6121 5897
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -9 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire +20 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bedfordshire +9 4 £40,000 -9.60%
Essex -5 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 46 (62.16%) .NET
2 45 (60.81%) C#
3 43 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (52.70%) SQL
5 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
6 35 (47.30%) HTML
6 35 (47.30%) SQL Server
7 34 (45.95%) OO
8 32 (43.24%) MVC
9 31 (41.89%) Degree
10 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET
11 26 (35.14%) CSS
12 23 (31.08%) Linux
12 23 (31.08%) SDLC
13 21 (28.38%) QA
14 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
15 19 (25.68%) Python
15 19 (25.68%) Windows
16 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
17 17 (22.97%) .NET Framework
17 17 (22.97%) jQuery
18 16 (21.62%) Computer Science
19 15 (20.27%) C++
19 15 (20.27%) Entity Framework
20 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
20 14 (18.92%) Scrum
20 14 (18.92%) TDD
21 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 13 (17.57%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) SaaS
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.11%) MySQL
4 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 9 (12.16%) JIRA
4 8 (10.81%) NUnit
5 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.41%) Subversion
7 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.70%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.70%) Selenium
9 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.35%) FishEye
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (62.16%) .NET
2 35 (47.30%) HTML
3 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET
4 26 (35.14%) CSS
5 17 (22.97%) .NET Framework
5 17 (22.97%) jQuery
6 15 (20.27%) Entity Framework
7 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
8 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (14.86%) XML
9 10 (13.51%) Web Services
10 9 (12.16%) WPF
11 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (6.76%) HTML5
12 5 (6.76%) WCF
12 5 (6.76%) Ajax
12 5 (6.76%) SOAP
13 4 (5.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.22%) Mathematics
2 12 (16.22%) User Experience
3 9 (12.16%) Algorithms
4 7 (9.46%) Statistics
5 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.41%) Data Structures
6 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.05%) Physics
8 2 (2.70%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.35%) Wiki
9 1 (1.35%) CUDA
9 1 (1.35%) Informatics
9 1 (1.35%) MPEG
9 1 (1.35%) LIMS
9 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Linux
2 19 (25.68%) Windows
3 13 (17.57%) Android
4 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.35%) CentOS
7 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.95%) OO
3 32 (43.24%) MVC
4 23 (31.08%) SDLC
5 18 (24.32%) Software Engineering
6 14 (18.92%) Scrum
6 14 (18.92%) TDD
7 13 (17.57%) OOP
8 11 (14.86%) Web Development
9 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.81%) Test Automation
9 8 (10.81%) Software Architecture
9 8 (10.81%) OOD
10 7 (9.46%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.46%) Financial Modelling
10 7 (9.46%) User Stories
11 5 (6.76%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (6.76%) Web Design
11 5 (6.76%) CRM
11 5 (6.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) C#
2 39 (52.70%) SQL
3 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.68%) Python
5 15 (20.27%) C++
6 12 (16.22%) Perl
6 12 (16.22%) T-SQL
7 10 (13.51%) Java
8 9 (12.16%) C
9 8 (10.81%) VB.NET
10 6 (8.11%) PHP
11 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.41%) Objective-C
12 3 (4.05%) Ruby
13 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 31 (41.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Perforce
3 7 (9.46%) TOWER Software
4 5 (6.76%) Xamarin
5 3 (4.05%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle
6 2 (2.70%) New Relic
7 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.35%) SAP
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
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