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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 55 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4437 4791 5114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.49% 5.01% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 5.30% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3978 4201 4754
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,213 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -3 1921 £58,500 +1.73% 306
South East -21 764 £50,000 +5.26% 117
Yorkshire +24 368 £42,500 +6.25% 60
East of England +16 343 £47,500 +5.55% 38
South West +19 327 £42,500 +6.25% 66
North West -10 310 £42,500 +1.19% 81
West Midlands -6 212 £45,000 +9.77% 46
East Midlands +4 174 £42,500 +1.19% 26
North East -15 23 £37,500 - 7
Midlands -4 6 £25,000 -35.89%
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4418 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 4307 (46.98%) JavaScript
3 4019 (43.84%) .NET
4 3949 (43.07%) C#
5 3802 (41.47%) HTML
6 3524 (38.44%) CSS
7 3261 (35.57%) MVC
8 3059 (33.37%) SQL
9 2833 (30.90%) SQL Server
10 2705 (29.50%) ASP.NET
11 2654 (28.95%) Java
12 2395 (26.12%) jQuery
13 2213 (24.14%) TDD
14 1992 (21.73%) OO
15 1649 (17.99%) Scrum
16 1628 (17.76%) Finance
17 1610 (17.56%) Web Services
18 1549 (16.90%) Microsoft
19 1486 (16.21%) XML
20 1472 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
21 1327 (14.47%) PHP
22 1324 (14.44%) HTML5
23 1252 (13.66%) .NET Framework
24 1236 (13.48%) MySQL
25 1156 (12.61%) Git (software)
26 1132 (12.35%) E-Commerce
27 1099 (11.99%) Spring
28 1083 (11.81%) Software Engineering
29 1022 (11.15%) Ajax
30 1010 (11.02%) Degree

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 506 (5.52%) CMS
2 432 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 403 (4.40%) Node.js
4 383 (4.18%) Tomcat
5 376 (4.10%) Apache
6 303 (3.30%) IIS
7 220 (2.40%) JBoss
8 201 (2.19%) WordPress
9 177 (1.93%) Apache Solr
10 164 (1.79%) Umbraco
11 151 (1.65%) Drupal
12 134 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
13 126 (1.37%) WebLogic
14 117 (1.28%) WebSphere
15 113 (1.23%) nginx
16 103 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
17 93 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
18 89 (0.97%) Confluence
18 89 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
19 86 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 666 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 149 (1.63%) Photoshop
3 58 (0.63%) MS Office
4 53 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 37 (0.40%) PowerPivot
6 27 (0.29%) InDesign
7 19 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 18 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.087%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (0.044%) HipChat
10 4 (0.044%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.022%) Mingle
11 2 (0.022%) Maya
11 2 (0.022%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.011%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.011%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 101 (1.10%) Magento
2 95 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 26 (0.28%) Sophis RISQUE
5 19 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 13 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 12 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
9 9 (0.098%) BusinessWorks
9 9 (0.098%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.076%) INSURE/90
10 7 (0.076%) SAP CRM
10 7 (0.076%) SAP R/3
11 6 (0.065%) Cognos Planning
12 5 (0.055%) Line 500
12 5 (0.055%) WebTrends
12 5 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.055%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 242 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 147 (1.60%) SaaS
3 133 (1.45%) GitHub
4 112 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
5 59 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (0.29%) PaaS
7 23 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 18 (0.20%) Trello
10 15 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (0.087%) Heroku
13 6 (0.065%) Force.com
14 5 (0.055%) Google Compute Engine
15 4 (0.044%) Office 365
15 4 (0.044%) Yammer
16 3 (0.033%) Pure360
16 3 (0.033%) IaaS
17 2 (0.022%) CloudFront
17 2 (0.022%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 260 (2.84%) Internet
2 181 (1.97%) HTTP
3 56 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 54 (0.59%) Intranet
5 29 (0.32%) DNS
5 29 (0.32%) Broadband
6 27 (0.29%) SSL
7 25 (0.27%) Wireless
8 20 (0.22%) IPv4
9 11 (0.12%) LDAP
10 10 (0.11%) VPN
11 9 (0.098%) DHCP
12 8 (0.087%) GSM
13 7 (0.076%) VoIP
13 7 (0.076%) Extranet
13 7 (0.076%) DAB
14 6 (0.065%) Firewall
14 6 (0.065%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.065%) WAN
14 6 (0.065%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2833 (30.90%) SQL Server
2 1236 (13.48%) MySQL
3 701 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 494 (5.39%) NoSQL
5 488 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 449 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 441 (4.81%) MongoDB
8 426 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 338 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
10 333 (3.63%) Big Data
11 256 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 254 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 237 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 237 (2.59%) Oracle Database
14 165 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
15 137 (1.49%) Hadoop
16 132 (1.44%) RDBMS
17 108 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
18 93 (1.01%) Redis
19 77 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1156 (12.61%) Git (software)
2 869 (9.48%) Subversion
3 576 (6.28%) Visual Studio
4 481 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 409 (4.46%) Maven
6 370 (4.04%) JUnit
7 323 (3.52%) NUnit
8 311 (3.39%) Jenkins
9 281 (3.07%) JIRA
10 267 (2.91%) Selenium
11 259 (2.83%) Eclipse
12 212 (2.31%) TeamCity
13 195 (2.13%) Ant
14 146 (1.59%) Cucumber
15 143 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
16 129 (1.41%) PHPUnit
17 107 (1.17%) Jasmine
18 106 (1.16%) Hudson
19 104 (1.13%) ReSharper
20 94 (1.03%) Xcode
General
1 1628 (17.76%) Finance
2 435 (4.74%) Banking
3 410 (4.47%) Marketing
4 392 (4.28%) Retail
5 276 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 229 (2.50%) Advertising
7 187 (2.04%) Games
8 146 (1.59%) Front Office
9 142 (1.55%) Investment Banking
10 124 (1.35%) Publishing
11 123 (1.34%) Automotive
12 105 (1.15%) Back Office
13 89 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 87 (0.95%) Law
14 87 (0.95%) Legal
15 47 (0.51%) Manufacturing
16 35 (0.38%) Aerospace
17 30 (0.33%) Multimedia
18 29 (0.32%) Online Betting
19 27 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4019 (43.84%) .NET
2 3802 (41.47%) HTML
3 3524 (38.44%) CSS
4 2705 (29.50%) ASP.NET
5 2395 (26.12%) jQuery
6 1610 (17.56%) Web Services
7 1486 (16.21%) XML
8 1472 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1324 (14.44%) HTML5
10 1252 (13.66%) .NET Framework
11 1099 (11.99%) Spring
12 1022 (11.15%) Ajax
13 949 (10.35%) WCF
14 880 (9.60%) CSS3
15 869 (9.48%) AngularJS
16 700 (7.64%) Hibernate
17 689 (7.52%) REST
18 688 (7.50%) J2EE
19 659 (7.19%) JSON
20 620 (6.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 657 (7.17%) Computer Science
2 577 (6.29%) User Experience
3 516 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 500 (5.45%) Open Source
5 499 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
6 287 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 190 (2.07%) N-Tier
8 164 (1.79%) iPhone
9 155 (1.69%) Algorithms
10 109 (1.19%) Visualisation
10 109 (1.19%) Mathematics
11 105 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 103 (1.12%) Derivative
13 99 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 93 (1.01%) iPad
15 86 (0.94%) Data Structures
16 85 (0.93%) Hedge funds
17 82 (0.89%) Blog
18 74 (0.81%) Data Integration
18 74 (0.81%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 960 (10.47%) Linux
2 791 (8.63%) Windows
3 537 (5.86%) Android
4 483 (5.27%) Apple iOS
5 442 (4.82%) UNIX
6 62 (0.68%) Windows Phone
7 54 (0.59%) Windows 8
8 43 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 36 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
10 34 (0.37%) Debian
10 34 (0.37%) Solaris
11 25 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (0.26%) Windows 7
13 23 (0.25%) CentOS
14 22 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
15 19 (0.21%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.12%) AIX
17 11 (0.12%) HPUX
17 11 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4418 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 3261 (35.57%) MVC
3 2213 (24.14%) TDD
4 1992 (21.73%) OO
5 1649 (17.99%) Scrum
6 1132 (12.35%) E-Commerce
7 1083 (11.81%) Software Engineering
8 947 (10.33%) Mentoring
9 942 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
10 892 (9.73%) OOP
11 777 (8.48%) BDD
12 759 (8.28%) Unit Testing
12 759 (8.28%) Web Development
13 573 (6.25%) Multithreading
14 560 (6.11%) SOA
15 533 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
16 401 (4.37%) OOD
17 332 (3.62%) Android Development
18 327 (3.57%) iOS Development
19 298 (3.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4307 (46.98%) JavaScript
2 3949 (43.07%) C#
3 3059 (33.37%) SQL
4 2654 (28.95%) Java
5 1327 (14.47%) PHP
6 774 (8.44%) T-SQL
7 652 (7.11%) C++
8 473 (5.16%) VB.NET
9 463 (5.05%) Python
10 309 (3.37%) Objective-C
11 303 (3.30%) Ruby
12 251 (2.74%) C
13 248 (2.71%) PHP5
14 233 (2.54%) PL/SQL
15 209 (2.28%) VB
16 170 (1.85%) Perl
17 147 (1.60%) Scala
18 117 (1.28%) XPath
19 97 (1.06%) XAML
20 96 (1.05%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1010 (11.02%) Degree
2 186 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 95 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 79 (0.86%) MCSD
5 47 (0.51%) SC Cleared
6 39 (0.43%) PhD
7 19 (0.21%) Sun Certification
8 13 (0.14%) MCP
9 11 (0.12%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (0.11%) MCPD
11 8 (0.087%) MCSE
11 8 (0.087%) OCPJP
12 7 (0.076%) OCMJD
13 5 (0.055%) CSSLP
14 4 (0.044%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.044%) OCP
14 4 (0.044%) MCTS
15 3 (0.033%) MCDBA
15 3 (0.033%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 323 (3.52%) QA
2 25 (0.27%) SLA
3 17 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.11%) WCAG
5 5 (0.055%) HL7
5 5 (0.055%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.055%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.044%) TickIT
7 3 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.011%) WAI
8 1 (0.011%) GAMP
8 1 (0.011%) EMIR
8 1 (0.011%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 28 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (0.20%) VirtualBox
3 17 (0.19%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.15%) Firmware
5 13 (0.14%) Varnish
6 7 (0.076%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.065%) Docker
8 5 (0.055%) HDFS
9 4 (0.044%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.011%) Squid
10 1 (0.011%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.011%) LXC
10 1 (0.011%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 60 (0.65%) Puppet
2 44 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.34%) logstash
4 25 (0.27%) StatsD
5 21 (0.23%) Kibana
6 19 (0.21%) Vagrant
7 18 (0.20%) MOM
8 15 (0.16%) Capistrano
9 12 (0.13%) Graphite
10 10 (0.11%) HP UCMDB
11 6 (0.065%) Ansible
11 6 (0.065%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.055%) Nagios
12 5 (0.055%) cPanel
13 4 (0.044%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.022%) Plesk
14 2 (0.022%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 1 (0.011%) WMI
15 1 (0.011%) SCCM
15 1 (0.011%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1549 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 906 (9.88%) Oracle
3 371 (4.05%) Zend
4 168 (1.83%) Google
5 127 (1.39%) Twitter
6 124 (1.35%) Adobe
7 118 (1.29%) Facebook
8 98 (1.07%) Sitecore
9 84 (0.92%) hybris
10 76 (0.83%) TIBCO
11 72 (0.79%) SAP
12 69 (0.75%) IBM
13 68 (0.74%) Informatica
14 65 (0.71%) Endeca
15 62 (0.68%) Sybase
16 61 (0.67%) Cognos
17 58 (0.63%) EPiServer
18 53 (0.58%) Sencha
19 52 (0.57%) Xamarin
20 48 (0.52%) Telerik
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
The MRJ Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £420000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
AB Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus plus equity plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
AB Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
AB Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago