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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 209 206 228
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 58 42 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 0.61% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.64% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 58
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 £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Hertfordshire +14 33 £50,000 -2.43% 3
Cambridgeshire -15 10 £53,750 +22.85% 11
Suffolk - 10 £45,000 -
Essex -8 3 £32,500 -12.16%
Bedfordshire +3 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 80 (77.67%) C#
2 60 (58.25%) .NET
3 56 (54.37%) HTML
3 56 (54.37%) JavaScript
3 56 (54.37%) Software Engineering
4 54 (52.43%) SQL
5 49 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (44.66%) MVC
7 42 (40.78%) ASP.NET
8 41 (39.81%) CSS
9 38 (36.89%) Microsoft
10 36 (34.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (33.01%) TDD
11 34 (33.01%) C++
12 33 (32.04%) XML
13 32 (31.07%) Multithreading
14 31 (30.10%) jQuery
15 30 (29.13%) Windows
15 30 (29.13%) OO
15 30 (29.13%) SQL Server
15 30 (29.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (28.16%) Java
17 28 (27.18%) WCF
18 27 (26.21%) Linux
19 26 (25.24%) C
19 26 (25.24%) Degree
19 26 (25.24%) Algorithms
20 22 (21.36%) Python
20 22 (21.36%) NUnit
20 22 (21.36%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.80%) IIS
3 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.94%) Node.js
5 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (21.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.83%) SaaS
3 4 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Internet
1 3 (2.91%) Wireless
2 2 (1.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) MySQL
3 8 (7.77%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.97%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.97%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 30 (29.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (21.36%) NUnit
3 10 (9.71%) Visual Studio
4 9 (8.74%) Selenium
4 9 (8.74%) TeamCity
5 7 (6.80%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (6.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (4.85%) MSBuild
6 5 (4.85%) MSTest
7 2 (1.94%) Subversion
8 1 (0.97%) Maven
8 1 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.97%) Ant
8 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (18.45%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Banking
3 9 (8.74%) Marketing
4 7 (6.80%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (58.25%) .NET
2 56 (54.37%) HTML
3 42 (40.78%) ASP.NET
4 41 (39.81%) CSS
5 36 (34.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (32.04%) XML
7 31 (30.10%) jQuery
8 28 (27.18%) WCF
9 18 (17.48%) Ajax
10 17 (16.50%) HTML5
11 12 (11.65%) CSS3
11 12 (11.65%) XSLT
12 10 (9.71%) Web Services
12 10 (9.71%) .NET Framework
13 8 (7.77%) Silverlight
13 8 (7.77%) LINQ
13 8 (7.77%) WebSockets
13 8 (7.77%) XSL
14 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
15 6 (5.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.24%) Algorithms
2 21 (20.39%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.80%) User Experience
5 6 (5.83%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.88%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.91%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.91%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.91%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.97%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.13%) Windows
2 27 (26.21%) Linux
3 19 (18.45%) UNIX
4 11 (10.68%) Android
4 11 (10.68%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.37%) Software Engineering
2 49 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (44.66%) MVC
4 34 (33.01%) TDD
5 32 (31.07%) Multithreading
6 30 (29.13%) OO
7 21 (20.39%) Scrum
8 18 (17.48%) Web Development
9 11 (10.68%) SOA
10 10 (9.71%) Unit Testing
11 8 (7.77%) OOD
11 8 (7.77%) Low Latency
12 7 (6.80%) User Stories
12 7 (6.80%) Pair Programming
12 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.83%) Product Management
13 6 (5.83%) Business Development
13 6 (5.83%) Strategic Planning
13 6 (5.83%) Technical Analysis
14 4 (3.88%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 80 (77.67%) C#
2 56 (54.37%) JavaScript
3 54 (52.43%) SQL
4 34 (33.01%) C++
5 29 (28.16%) Java
6 26 (25.24%) C
7 22 (21.36%) Python
8 9 (8.74%) PL/SQL
9 8 (7.77%) Objective-C
10 6 (5.83%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.88%) XAML
11 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.88%) VB
12 2 (1.94%) PHP
13 1 (0.97%) Perl
13 1 (0.97%) Delphi
13 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.97%) VBA
13 1 (0.97%) VB6
13 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (25.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Puppet
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (36.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle
3 3 (2.91%) Google
4 1 (0.97%) Sybase
4 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
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