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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 204 201 208
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 60 62 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.85% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.88% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 54 47 37
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +22 24 £58,000 +10.47% 1
Hertfordshire -9 17 £57,500 +15.00%
Bedfordshire +1 12 £46,250 +2.77%
Essex -5 3 £45,000 +22.44% 1
Suffolk -19 3 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 £49,500 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 87 (77.68%) C#
2 84 (75.00%) .NET
3 83 (74.11%) HTML
4 79 (70.54%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (68.75%) SQL
6 76 (67.86%) JavaScript
7 73 (65.18%) Software Engineering
8 69 (61.61%) MVC
9 63 (56.25%) CSS
10 61 (54.46%) WCF
11 60 (53.57%) .NET Framework
12 59 (52.68%) Entity Framework
12 59 (52.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 57 (50.89%) jQuery
14 56 (50.00%) Ajax
15 49 (43.75%) XML
16 48 (42.86%) Automated Testing
16 48 (42.86%) HTML5
17 45 (40.18%) ASP.NET
18 44 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
19 40 (35.71%) JSON
20 39 (34.82%) TDD
21 38 (33.93%) LINQ
22 36 (32.14%) Razor View Engine
23 35 (31.25%) Scrum
24 34 (30.36%) JIRA
24 34 (30.36%) Degree
25 33 (29.46%) QA
25 33 (29.46%) SDLC
26 30 (26.79%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (17.86%) NServiceBus
2 7 (6.25%) GlassFish
2 7 (6.25%) JBoss
2 7 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.57%) Node.js
5 1 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.89%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (15.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.50%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 13 (11.61%) NoSQL
4 12 (10.71%) RavenDB
5 8 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (6.25%) MySQL
6 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.36%) Redis
8 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.89%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.89%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (30.36%) JIRA
2 24 (21.43%) Selenium
2 24 (21.43%) TeamCity
3 19 (16.96%) NUnit
3 19 (16.96%) Subversion
4 16 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 14 (12.50%) Fiddler
6 12 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (6.25%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.46%) Moq
8 5 (4.46%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.79%) MSTest
10 2 (1.79%) NCover
10 2 (1.79%) NCrunch
11 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.89%) Maven
General
1 7 (6.25%) Automotive
2 3 (2.68%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Games
3 1 (0.89%) Advertising
3 1 (0.89%) Marketing
3 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (75.00%) .NET
2 83 (74.11%) HTML
3 63 (56.25%) CSS
4 61 (54.46%) WCF
5 60 (53.57%) .NET Framework
6 59 (52.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 59 (52.68%) Entity Framework
7 57 (50.89%) jQuery
8 56 (50.00%) Ajax
9 49 (43.75%) XML
10 48 (42.86%) HTML5
11 45 (40.18%) ASP.NET
12 44 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (35.71%) JSON
14 38 (33.93%) LINQ
15 36 (32.14%) Razor View Engine
16 26 (23.21%) XSLT
17 24 (21.43%) Web Services
18 22 (19.64%) RabbitMQ
18 22 (19.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.82%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.93%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.36%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.36%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.68%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (2.68%) Social Media
5 3 (2.68%) User Experience
5 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.89%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.29%) Windows
2 11 (9.82%) Linux
3 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (70.54%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (65.18%) Software Engineering
3 69 (61.61%) MVC
4 48 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 39 (34.82%) TDD
6 35 (31.25%) Scrum
7 33 (29.46%) SDLC
8 30 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (22.32%) Front End Development
10 23 (20.54%) Unit Testing
11 20 (17.86%) OO
12 18 (16.07%) Software Testing
13 17 (15.18%) Multithreading
14 16 (14.29%) DevOps
15 15 (13.39%) Kanban
16 14 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
17 13 (11.61%) BDD
18 9 (8.04%) E-Commerce
18 9 (8.04%) OOD
18 9 (8.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (77.68%) C#
2 77 (68.75%) SQL
3 76 (67.86%) JavaScript
4 24 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 23 (20.54%) VB.NET
6 18 (16.07%) PowerShell
7 17 (15.18%) Java
8 11 (9.82%) PL/SQL
9 10 (8.93%) Perl
9 10 (8.93%) Python
10 6 (5.36%) C++
11 3 (2.68%) C
12 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (30.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (29.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle
3 7 (6.25%) Perforce
4 6 (5.36%) Telerik
5 3 (2.68%) Adobe
5 3 (2.68%) Google
6 2 (1.79%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.89%) TOWER Software
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