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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 222 215 209
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 42 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.67% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.70% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 52
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
7248 7711 7562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 95.32% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6034 6472 6545
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Cambridgeshire +11 21 £47,500 +14.45% 5
Hertfordshire +1 10 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bedfordshire +8 8 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Suffolk -12 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Essex -9 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 55 (63.22%) C#
1 55 (63.22%) .NET
2 53 (60.92%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (47.13%) HTML
4 40 (45.98%) SQL Server
5 39 (44.83%) ASP.NET
6 37 (42.53%) SQL
7 36 (41.38%) MVC
8 35 (40.23%) JavaScript
9 31 (35.63%) OO
9 31 (35.63%) Degree
10 30 (34.48%) Microsoft
11 27 (31.03%) Linux
11 27 (31.03%) CSS
12 25 (28.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
13 23 (26.44%) SDLC
14 22 (25.29%) Python
15 21 (24.14%) Windows
15 21 (24.14%) QA
16 20 (22.99%) jQuery
17 19 (21.84%) TDD
17 19 (21.84%) Computer Science
18 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (20.69%) HTML5
18 18 (20.69%) XML
19 17 (19.54%) WPF
19 17 (19.54%) .NET Framework
20 16 (18.39%) Mathematics
20 16 (18.39%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.49%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.75%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.60%) Apache
5 3 (3.45%) Confluence
6 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.15%) CMS
7 1 (1.15%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) SaaS
2 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) HTTP
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.79%) MySQL
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.75%) CouchDB
6 5 (5.75%) Neo4j
6 5 (5.75%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (16.09%) NUnit
3 9 (10.34%) JIRA
3 9 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.75%) Subversion
5 5 (5.75%) Selenium
5 5 (5.75%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.45%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.15%) FishEye
8 1 (1.15%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.15%) Ant
General
1 9 (10.34%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Games
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (63.22%) .NET
2 41 (47.13%) HTML
3 39 (44.83%) ASP.NET
4 27 (31.03%) CSS
5 20 (22.99%) jQuery
6 18 (20.69%) XML
6 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (20.69%) HTML5
7 17 (19.54%) WPF
7 17 (19.54%) .NET Framework
8 15 (17.24%) WCF
9 14 (16.09%) Web Services
10 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (12.64%) AngularJS
12 10 (11.49%) WinForms
13 9 (10.34%) REST
14 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (8.05%) XSLT
15 6 (6.90%) Ajax
15 6 (6.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Computer Science
2 16 (18.39%) Mathematics
3 15 (17.24%) Algorithms
4 14 (16.09%) Statistics
5 12 (13.79%) User Experience
6 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (6.90%) Informatics
7 6 (6.90%) Physics
7 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
8 5 (5.75%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (4.60%) Data Structures
10 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
10 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
11 2 (2.30%) MPEG
12 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (1.15%) Internet of Things
12 1 (1.15%) Wiki
12 1 (1.15%) CUDA
12 1 (1.15%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Linux
2 21 (24.14%) Windows
3 15 (17.24%) Android
4 12 (13.79%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Phone
6 5 (5.75%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.30%) UNIX
8 1 (1.15%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.92%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.38%) MVC
3 31 (35.63%) OO
4 23 (26.44%) Software Engineering
4 23 (26.44%) SDLC
5 19 (21.84%) TDD
6 16 (18.39%) OOD
7 14 (16.09%) Scrum
8 12 (13.79%) OOP
9 11 (12.64%) Web Development
9 11 (12.64%) Unit Testing
10 10 (11.49%) Multithreading
10 10 (11.49%) CRM
11 9 (10.34%) Risk Management
11 9 (10.34%) Financial Modelling
11 9 (10.34%) Software Architecture
11 9 (10.34%) User Stories
12 8 (9.20%) Memory Management
12 8 (9.20%) UML
13 7 (8.05%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.22%) C#
2 37 (42.53%) SQL
3 35 (40.23%) JavaScript
4 22 (25.29%) Python
5 16 (18.39%) Java
6 15 (17.24%) C++
7 12 (13.79%) C
7 12 (13.79%) Perl
8 9 (10.34%) VB.NET
9 7 (8.05%) T-SQL
9 7 (8.05%) PHP
9 7 (8.05%) Objective-C
9 7 (8.05%) Ruby
10 5 (5.75%) Haskell
10 5 (5.75%) R
10 5 (5.75%) Go
10 5 (5.75%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.45%) XAML
12 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (35.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Xen
1 5 (5.75%) KVM
1 5 (5.75%) Docker
1 5 (5.75%) LXC
1 5 (5.75%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Mesos
2 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) TOWER Software
3 6 (6.90%) Perforce
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) Pegasus
5 4 (4.60%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.45%) Adobe
7 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.30%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
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