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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 211 239 209
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 47 44 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.52% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.55% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 64
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
7164 8060 7831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.94% 95.40% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5903 6721 6825
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +23 21 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Hertfordshire +8 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bedfordshire +21 8 £43,750 -2.77%
Suffolk -1 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Essex +2 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 64 (64.00%) C#
2 60 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (59.00%) .NET
4 45 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 44 (44.00%) JavaScript
6 43 (43.00%) HTML
6 43 (43.00%) ASP.NET
7 40 (40.00%) SQL
8 37 (37.00%) MVC
9 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
10 32 (32.00%) OO
11 31 (31.00%) Windows
11 31 (31.00%) Linux
11 31 (31.00%) Software Engineering
12 30 (30.00%) Degree
12 30 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 29 (29.00%) CSS
14 26 (26.00%) TDD
15 25 (25.00%) C++
16 24 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (23.00%) jQuery
17 23 (23.00%) QA
17 23 (23.00%) Java
17 23 (23.00%) XML
17 23 (23.00%) Python
18 22 (22.00%) SDLC
19 21 (21.00%) HTML5
20 20 (20.00%) Computer Science
20 20 (20.00%) C
20 20 (20.00%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 18 (18.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.00%) IIS
4 3 (3.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.00%) Confluence
5 2 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) CMS
6 1 (1.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) SaaS
2 4 (4.00%) GitHub
2 4 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) MySQL
3 8 (8.00%) Neo4j
4 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.00%) MariaDB
6 5 (5.00%) CouchDB
7 3 (3.00%) RavenDB
7 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (20.00%) NUnit
3 11 (11.00%) Selenium
3 11 (11.00%) TeamCity
4 8 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.00%) JIRA
5 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.00%) Subversion
7 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.00%) Jasmine
7 3 (3.00%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.00%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.00%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.00%) FishEye
9 1 (1.00%) Ant
9 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Banking
3 8 (8.00%) Marketing
4 7 (7.00%) Retail
5 5 (5.00%) Games
6 3 (3.00%) Legal
6 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (59.00%) .NET
2 43 (43.00%) ASP.NET
2 43 (43.00%) HTML
3 29 (29.00%) CSS
4 24 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (23.00%) XML
5 23 (23.00%) jQuery
6 21 (21.00%) HTML5
7 19 (19.00%) WCF
8 17 (17.00%) .NET Framework
9 16 (16.00%) WPF
10 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (13.00%) Ajax
11 13 (13.00%) WinForms
11 13 (13.00%) Web Services
12 10 (10.00%) XSLT
13 8 (8.00%) Silverlight
13 8 (8.00%) AngularJS
13 8 (8.00%) REST
13 8 (8.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.00%) Algorithms
3 16 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (15.00%) Mathematics
5 13 (13.00%) Statistics
6 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
6 9 (9.00%) User Experience
7 6 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (6.00%) Informatics
7 6 (6.00%) Physics
8 5 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
10 3 (3.00%) Blackberry
11 2 (2.00%) MPEG
12 1 (1.00%) Wiki
12 1 (1.00%) CUDA
12 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (1.00%) Internet of Things
12 1 (1.00%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.00%) Windows
1 31 (31.00%) Linux
2 17 (17.00%) Android
3 16 (16.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.00%) UNIX
5 5 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.00%) CentOS
7 1 (1.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) MVC
3 32 (32.00%) OO
4 31 (31.00%) Software Engineering
5 26 (26.00%) TDD
6 22 (22.00%) SDLC
7 20 (20.00%) Scrum
8 18 (18.00%) Multithreading
8 18 (18.00%) OOD
9 14 (14.00%) Web Development
10 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
10 11 (11.00%) User Stories
11 10 (10.00%) Product Management
11 10 (10.00%) CRM
12 9 (9.00%) SOA
12 9 (9.00%) OOP
12 9 (9.00%) Mobile Development
13 8 (8.00%) Financial Modelling
13 8 (8.00%) Software Architecture
13 8 (8.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.00%) C#
2 44 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 40 (40.00%) SQL
4 25 (25.00%) C++
5 23 (23.00%) Java
5 23 (23.00%) Python
6 20 (20.00%) C
7 10 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 9 (9.00%) Objective-C
8 9 (9.00%) Ruby
8 9 (9.00%) Perl
9 8 (8.00%) PHP
9 8 (8.00%) PL/SQL
10 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (6.00%) Assembly Language
11 5 (5.00%) R
11 5 (5.00%) Go
11 5 (5.00%) Haskell
12 3 (3.00%) XAML
12 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Firmware
2 5 (5.00%) Xen
2 5 (5.00%) KVM
2 5 (5.00%) Docker
2 5 (5.00%) LXC
2 5 (5.00%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.00%) Mesos
2 4 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle
3 8 (8.00%) TOWER Software
4 5 (5.00%) Pegasus
5 3 (3.00%) Perforce
6 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.00%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.00%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.00%) Adobe
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