The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 55 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4743 5571 4736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.59% 4.95% 4.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 5.24% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4211 4849 4311
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the England region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in England

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
London -1 2185 £60,000 +3.44% 311
South East -3 883 £50,000 +5.26% 123
Yorkshire -4 377 £45,000 +5.88% 41
East of England +6 317 £50,000 +11.11% 45
North West -6 305 £42,500 - 66
South West 0 276 £45,000 +10.42% 42
West Midlands -25 198 £42,500 +6.25% 49
East Midlands -3 175 £41,337 -2.73% 22
North East 0 36 £40,000 -8.04% 12
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title.

1 4376 (47.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4242 (46.36%) JavaScript
3 4017 (43.90%) .NET
4 3918 (42.81%) C#
5 3688 (40.30%) HTML
6 3344 (36.54%) CSS
7 3256 (35.58%) MVC
8 3013 (32.93%) SQL
9 2812 (30.73%) SQL Server
10 2762 (30.18%) Java
11 2719 (29.71%) ASP.NET
12 2343 (25.60%) TDD
13 2225 (24.31%) jQuery
14 1872 (20.46%) OO
15 1666 (18.21%) Finance
16 1659 (18.13%) Web Services
17 1576 (17.22%) XML
18 1570 (17.16%) Scrum
19 1473 (16.10%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1438 (15.71%) Microsoft
21 1361 (14.87%) HTML5
22 1271 (13.89%) Spring
23 1251 (13.67%) PHP
24 1234 (13.48%) MySQL
25 1209 (13.21%) Git (software)
26 1208 (13.20%) .NET Framework
27 1057 (11.55%) Degree
28 1024 (11.19%) Software Engineering
29 1012 (11.06%) E-Commerce
30 955 (10.44%) Linux

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 452 (4.94%) Tomcat
2 445 (4.86%) Apache
3 419 (4.58%) CMS
4 410 (4.48%) Node.js
5 395 (4.32%) SharePoint
6 258 (2.82%) IIS
7 220 (2.40%) JBoss
8 199 (2.17%) Apache Solr
9 170 (1.86%) Drupal
10 165 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
11 151 (1.65%) WordPress
12 135 (1.48%) WebSphere
13 125 (1.37%) WebLogic
14 118 (1.29%) Umbraco
15 102 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
16 86 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
17 82 (0.90%) nginx
18 79 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
19 62 (0.68%) Confluence
20 60 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 614 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 125 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 57 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 54 (0.59%) MS Office
5 28 (0.31%) PowerPivot
6 23 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 20 (0.22%) InDesign
8 13 (0.14%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.087%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.066%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (0.033%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.033%) CPLEX
12 2 (0.022%) Mingle
13 1 (0.011%) HipChat
13 1 (0.011%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.011%) MS Project
13 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.011%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.011%) Maya
13 1 (0.011%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 115 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 90 (0.98%) Magento
3 25 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 23 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 14 (0.15%) Sophis RISQUE
7 11 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
9 8 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.087%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.066%) Exstream
11 5 (0.055%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (0.055%) SimCorp Dimension
11 5 (0.055%) Line 500
11 5 (0.055%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.055%) thinkFolio
12 4 (0.044%) SAP IS-U
12 4 (0.044%) osCommerce
12 4 (0.044%) RMDS
12 4 (0.044%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 320 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
2 258 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 186 (2.03%) SaaS
4 79 (0.86%) GitHub
5 51 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (0.28%) PaaS
8 20 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 20 (0.22%) Force.com
9 18 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.15%) Heroku
11 8 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (0.076%) IaaS
13 6 (0.066%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.055%) Boomi
15 4 (0.044%) Trello
15 4 (0.044%) SmartFocus
16 3 (0.033%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.033%) Office 365
16 3 (0.033%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 222 (2.43%) Internet
2 202 (2.21%) HTTP
3 57 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.34%) DNS
5 30 (0.33%) Broadband
6 29 (0.32%) SSL
7 23 (0.25%) Intranet
8 19 (0.21%) LDAP
9 18 (0.20%) IPv4
9 18 (0.20%) VPN
10 15 (0.16%) SSH
10 15 (0.16%) AMQP
11 13 (0.14%) WAN
12 12 (0.13%) Firewall
13 11 (0.12%) DAB
13 11 (0.12%) Wireless
14 10 (0.11%) DHCP
15 8 (0.087%) SMTP
16 7 (0.076%) Bluetooth
17 6 (0.066%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2812 (30.73%) SQL Server
2 1234 (13.48%) MySQL
3 609 (6.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 551 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 514 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 500 (5.46%) MongoDB
7 464 (5.07%) Relational Database
8 392 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 346 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
10 333 (3.64%) Big Data
11 277 (3.03%) Oracle Database
12 258 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 224 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 208 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 176 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
16 166 (1.81%) RDBMS
17 154 (1.68%) Hadoop
18 114 (1.25%) Redis
19 110 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
20 104 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1209 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 831 (9.08%) Subversion
3 636 (6.95%) Visual Studio
4 551 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 447 (4.88%) Maven
6 405 (4.43%) Jenkins
7 373 (4.08%) JUnit
8 314 (3.43%) NUnit
9 303 (3.31%) Eclipse
10 254 (2.78%) Ant
11 252 (2.75%) JIRA
12 227 (2.48%) Selenium
13 161 (1.76%) TeamCity
14 109 (1.19%) Moq
15 107 (1.17%) PHPUnit
16 106 (1.16%) ReSharper
17 105 (1.15%) Grunt
18 104 (1.14%) Cucumber
19 91 (0.99%) Xcode
20 90 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1666 (18.21%) Finance
2 457 (4.99%) Banking
3 407 (4.45%) Marketing
4 377 (4.12%) Retail
5 300 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 217 (2.37%) Advertising
7 206 (2.25%) Games
8 158 (1.73%) Front Office
9 125 (1.37%) Automotive
9 125 (1.37%) Investment Banking
10 121 (1.32%) Publishing
11 116 (1.27%) Back Office
12 97 (1.06%) Legal
13 96 (1.05%) Law
14 65 (0.71%) Financial Institution
15 51 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 45 (0.49%) Online Betting
17 40 (0.44%) Electronics
18 39 (0.43%) Aerospace
19 36 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4017 (43.90%) .NET
2 3688 (40.30%) HTML
3 3344 (36.54%) CSS
4 2719 (29.71%) ASP.NET
5 2225 (24.31%) jQuery
6 1659 (18.13%) Web Services
7 1576 (17.22%) XML
8 1473 (16.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1361 (14.87%) HTML5
10 1271 (13.89%) Spring
11 1208 (13.20%) .NET Framework
12 944 (10.32%) Ajax
13 935 (10.22%) WCF
14 918 (10.03%) AngularJS
15 845 (9.23%) CSS3
16 759 (8.29%) REST
17 747 (8.16%) Hibernate
18 745 (8.14%) J2EE
19 674 (7.37%) JSON
20 633 (6.92%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 660 (7.21%) Computer Science
2 531 (5.80%) User Experience
3 529 (5.78%) Open Source
4 505 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
5 502 (5.49%) Mobile App
6 275 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 180 (1.97%) Algorithms
8 150 (1.64%) Mathematics
9 135 (1.48%) N-Tier
10 134 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 124 (1.36%) iPhone
12 121 (1.32%) Data Structures
13 101 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 90 (0.98%) Hedge funds
15 87 (0.95%) Social Media
16 85 (0.93%) Blog
17 84 (0.92%) Visualisation
18 80 (0.87%) Equities
19 78 (0.85%) Derivative
20 74 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 955 (10.44%) Linux
2 749 (8.18%) Windows
3 556 (6.08%) Android
4 504 (5.51%) Apple iOS
5 424 (4.63%) UNIX
6 54 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 49 (0.54%) Windows Phone
8 39 (0.43%) Windows 8
9 35 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 31 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
11 28 (0.31%) Debian
12 27 (0.30%) Solaris
13 25 (0.27%) CentOS
14 19 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (0.20%) Ubuntu
16 13 (0.14%) AIX
16 13 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (0.11%) Mac OS
17 10 (0.11%) HPUX
17 10 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4376 (47.82%) Agile Software Development
2 3256 (35.58%) MVC
3 2343 (25.60%) TDD
4 1872 (20.46%) OO
5 1570 (17.16%) Scrum
6 1024 (11.19%) Software Engineering
7 1012 (11.06%) E-Commerce
8 921 (10.06%) Mentoring
9 851 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 813 (8.88%) OOP
11 782 (8.55%) Unit Testing
12 743 (8.12%) Web Development
13 738 (8.06%) BDD
14 620 (6.78%) Multithreading
15 514 (5.62%) SOA
16 487 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
17 404 (4.41%) OOD
18 372 (4.07%) Mobile Development
19 337 (3.68%) Android Development
20 314 (3.43%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4242 (46.36%) JavaScript
2 3918 (42.81%) C#
3 3013 (32.93%) SQL
4 2762 (30.18%) Java
5 1251 (13.67%) PHP
6 695 (7.59%) T-SQL
7 615 (6.72%) C++
8 533 (5.82%) VB.NET
9 472 (5.16%) Python
10 346 (3.78%) Ruby
11 271 (2.96%) PL/SQL
12 261 (2.85%) Objective-C
13 245 (2.68%) Scala
14 214 (2.34%) C
15 207 (2.26%) VB
16 170 (1.86%) PHP5
17 137 (1.50%) Perl
18 123 (1.34%) Groovy
19 103 (1.13%) VB6
20 99 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1057 (11.55%) Degree
2 162 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 99 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 62 (0.68%) MCSD
5 50 (0.55%) SC Cleared
6 32 (0.35%) PhD
7 27 (0.30%) Sun Certification
8 15 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
9 14 (0.15%) MCP
10 12 (0.13%) OCP
11 11 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 10 (0.11%) OCPJP
13 9 (0.098%) OCMJD
14 8 (0.087%) DV Cleared
15 6 (0.066%) CSSLP
15 6 (0.066%) MCPD
16 4 (0.044%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (0.044%) SAP Certification
17 3 (0.033%) MCAD
17 3 (0.033%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 303 (3.31%) QA
2 24 (0.26%) SLA
3 13 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.087%) TickIT
5 6 (0.066%) WCAG
6 5 (0.055%) Basel II
7 2 (0.022%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.022%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.022%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.011%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.011%) WAI
8 1 (0.011%) HL7
System Software
1 33 (0.36%) Docker
2 32 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.24%) Varnish
4 20 (0.22%) VirtualBox
5 18 (0.20%) Firmware
6 15 (0.16%) Active Directory
7 13 (0.14%) iptables
8 10 (0.11%) LXC
9 9 (0.098%) Xen
10 8 (0.087%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.055%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 5 (0.055%) KVM
12 3 (0.033%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.022%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.022%) HDFS
14 1 (0.011%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.011%) Squid
14 1 (0.011%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 102 (1.11%) Puppet
2 79 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.34%) logstash
4 23 (0.25%) StatsD
4 23 (0.25%) Ansible
5 22 (0.24%) Vagrant
6 21 (0.23%) Kibana
7 16 (0.17%) HP UCMDB
8 10 (0.11%) MOM
8 10 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 9 (0.098%) cPanel
9 9 (0.098%) Graphite
10 8 (0.087%) Nagios
11 6 (0.066%) Mesos
12 4 (0.044%) Salt
13 3 (0.033%) CA LISA
14 2 (0.022%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.022%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.022%) Plesk
14 2 (0.022%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1438 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 923 (10.09%) Oracle
3 345 (3.77%) Zend
4 153 (1.67%) Google
5 139 (1.52%) hybris
6 92 (1.01%) Sitecore
6 92 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 82 (0.90%) Adobe
7 82 (0.90%) Endeca
7 82 (0.90%) Twitter
7 82 (0.90%) Xamarin
8 77 (0.84%) Facebook
8 77 (0.84%) Sybase
9 70 (0.76%) TIBCO
10 63 (0.69%) IBM
11 62 (0.68%) SAP
11 62 (0.68%) ATG
12 61 (0.67%) Business Objects
13 59 (0.64%) Apple
14 50 (0.55%) Demandware
Preston, Lancashire
Capita
Salary: Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Immingham, South Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Great base and car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Premier Media
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday