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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 206 226 225
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 55 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.53% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 39
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,564 £40,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,250 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
7012 6840 7957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.92% 95.77% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5658 5591 6866
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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 +13 26 £53,500 -10.83% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 16 £52,500 +19.31% 2
Suffolk +6 8 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Essex - 3 £36,000 -
Bedfordshire +10 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 79 (70.54%) C#
2 61 (54.46%) .NET
3 59 (52.68%) JavaScript
3 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (51.79%) HTML
5 55 (49.11%) Software Engineering
6 52 (46.43%) SQL
7 42 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 42 (37.50%) MVC
8 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
9 39 (34.82%) CSS
10 38 (33.93%) XML
10 38 (33.93%) Multithreading
11 37 (33.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 37 (33.04%) TDD
12 36 (32.14%) Windows
13 35 (31.25%) SQL Server
13 35 (31.25%) Java
14 34 (30.36%) C++
14 34 (30.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (28.57%) OO
16 31 (27.68%) Linux
16 31 (27.68%) WCF
16 31 (27.68%) Degree
17 28 (25.00%) NUnit
18 27 (24.11%) C
19 26 (23.21%) Python
19 26 (23.21%) jQuery
19 26 (23.21%) HTML5
20 25 (22.32%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 19 (16.96%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.25%) IIS
3 6 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.46%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.89%) Node.js
6 1 (0.89%) Apache
6 1 (0.89%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.36%) SaaS
3 4 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.68%) GitHub
4 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) HTTP
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
1 3 (2.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) MySQL
3 8 (7.14%) Neo4j
3 8 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.46%) CouchDB
5 5 (4.46%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.46%) MariaDB
5 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.68%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (33.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (25.00%) NUnit
3 16 (14.29%) Selenium
3 16 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 12 (10.71%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.14%) MSBuild
6 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.68%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.68%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.68%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.79%) MSTest
9 2 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.79%) JIRA
9 2 (1.79%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.79%) Ant
9 2 (1.79%) Subversion
10 1 (0.89%) Maven
General
1 14 (12.50%) Finance
1 14 (12.50%) Banking
2 9 (8.04%) Marketing
3 7 (6.25%) Retail
4 5 (4.46%) Games
5 3 (2.68%) Legal
5 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (54.46%) .NET
2 58 (51.79%) HTML
3 42 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 39 (34.82%) CSS
5 38 (33.93%) XML
6 34 (30.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (27.68%) WCF
8 26 (23.21%) HTML5
8 26 (23.21%) jQuery
9 24 (21.43%) Ajax
10 16 (14.29%) XSLT
11 15 (13.39%) .NET Framework
11 15 (13.39%) CSS3
12 13 (11.61%) WebSockets
12 13 (11.61%) Silverlight
13 12 (10.71%) WPF
13 12 (10.71%) WinForms
13 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (8.04%) LINQ
14 9 (8.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.32%) Computer Science
2 24 (21.43%) Algorithms
3 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 7 (6.25%) Statistics
5 7 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 6 (5.36%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (5.36%) Physics
6 6 (5.36%) User Experience
7 5 (4.46%) Informatics
7 5 (4.46%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (4.46%) Open Source
8 3 (2.68%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.89%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.89%) MPEG
9 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.14%) Windows
2 31 (27.68%) Linux
3 15 (13.39%) Android
3 15 (13.39%) UNIX
4 14 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.25%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.89%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (49.11%) Software Engineering
3 42 (37.50%) MVC
4 38 (33.93%) Multithreading
5 37 (33.04%) TDD
6 32 (28.57%) OO
7 25 (22.32%) Scrum
8 23 (20.54%) Web Development
9 18 (16.07%) OOD
10 15 (13.39%) SOA
11 13 (11.61%) Low Latency
12 9 (8.04%) User Stories
13 8 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (7.14%) Unit Testing
14 7 (6.25%) Pair Programming
15 6 (5.36%) CRM
15 6 (5.36%) Business Development
15 6 (5.36%) Strategic Planning
15 6 (5.36%) Product Management
15 6 (5.36%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (70.54%) C#
2 59 (52.68%) JavaScript
3 52 (46.43%) SQL
4 35 (31.25%) Java
5 34 (30.36%) C++
6 27 (24.11%) C
7 26 (23.21%) Python
8 14 (12.50%) PL/SQL
9 13 (11.61%) Objective-C
10 8 (7.14%) Ruby
11 7 (6.25%) XAML
12 6 (5.36%) Assembly Language
12 6 (5.36%) Perl
13 5 (4.46%) Haskell
13 5 (4.46%) R
13 5 (4.46%) Golang
14 4 (3.57%) PHP
15 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
15 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
15 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (27.68%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) VCP4
3 2 (1.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) Firmware
2 5 (4.46%) Xen
2 5 (4.46%) KVM
2 5 (4.46%) Docker
2 5 (4.46%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.46%) Mesos
2 3 (2.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (36.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) Pegasus
4 3 (2.68%) Google
5 2 (1.79%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.79%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.79%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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