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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 209 202 218
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 37 73 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.94% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.97% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 69 63
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £42,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
6279 7559 8091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.01% 97.36% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5353 6270 6774
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 June 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 June 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 -1 22 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Hertfordshire -1 8 £41,500 -7.77%
Bedfordshire -1 4 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Norfolk - 2 - -
Essex +8 1 £47,500 -9.52%
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 June 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 65 (81.25%) C#
2 57 (71.25%) .NET
3 54 (67.50%) SQL
4 47 (58.75%) JavaScript
5 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (50.00%) HTML
7 33 (41.25%) QA
8 32 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 32 (40.00%) CSS
8 32 (40.00%) MVC
9 31 (38.75%) Software Engineering
10 30 (37.50%) XML
11 29 (36.25%) Degree
11 29 (36.25%) Automated Testing
12 28 (35.00%) WCF
12 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (35.00%) Entity Framework
13 27 (33.75%) JSON
13 27 (33.75%) TDD
14 26 (32.50%) Ajax
14 26 (32.50%) jQuery
15 25 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
16 24 (30.00%) SDLC
17 23 (28.75%) Unit Testing
18 22 (27.50%) Front End Development
19 21 (26.25%) OO
20 20 (25.00%) VB.NET
20 20 (25.00%) LINQ
20 20 (25.00%) JIRA
20 20 (25.00%) REST

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 7 (8.75%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.25%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Wireshark
2 6 (7.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.50%) RavenDB
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.25%) Redis
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) JIRA
2 19 (23.75%) Selenium
3 17 (21.25%) NUnit
4 12 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (12.50%) Subversion
6 7 (8.75%) Fiddler
6 7 (8.75%) TeamCity
7 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.50%) Hudson
9 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.25%) Maven
10 1 (1.25%) MSTest
10 1 (1.25%) NCover
10 1 (1.25%) NCrunch
10 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Electronics
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (71.25%) .NET
2 40 (50.00%) HTML
3 32 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 32 (40.00%) CSS
4 30 (37.50%) XML
5 28 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (35.00%) Entity Framework
5 28 (35.00%) WCF
6 27 (33.75%) JSON
7 26 (32.50%) Ajax
7 26 (32.50%) jQuery
8 25 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
9 20 (25.00%) HTML5
9 20 (25.00%) LINQ
9 20 (25.00%) REST
10 18 (22.50%) XSLT
11 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 15 (18.75%) Web Services
12 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (13.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Mathematics
2 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
3 12 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 10 (12.50%) Statistics
5 6 (7.50%) Internet of Things
6 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.00%) Oculus Rift
7 4 (5.00%) Social Media
7 4 (5.00%) User Experience
7 4 (5.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Windows
3 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.00%) MVC
3 31 (38.75%) Software Engineering
4 29 (36.25%) Automated Testing
5 27 (33.75%) TDD
6 24 (30.00%) SDLC
7 23 (28.75%) Unit Testing
8 22 (27.50%) Front End Development
9 21 (26.25%) OO
10 18 (22.50%) User Stories
11 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (15.00%) Kanban
11 12 (15.00%) Scrum
12 10 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
12 10 (12.50%) Software Architecture
13 9 (11.25%) DevOps
14 8 (10.00%) BDD
14 8 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
15 6 (7.50%) Data Protection
15 6 (7.50%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 65 (81.25%) C#
2 54 (67.50%) SQL
3 47 (58.75%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 18 (22.50%) T-SQL
6 15 (18.75%) Java
7 10 (12.50%) C++
8 8 (10.00%) Perl
8 8 (10.00%) Python
9 6 (7.50%) C
9 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
9 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.75%) VB
11 2 (2.50%) PHP
12 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (41.25%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) TOWER Software
3 4 (5.00%) Adobe
3 4 (5.00%) Google
4 2 (2.50%) Perforce
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
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