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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 52 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4863 4615 4990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.55% 4.62% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 4.91% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4176 4577
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
London -8 2309 £60,000 +4.34% 252
South East -1 752 £47,500 - 88
North West -2 409 £42,500 +6.25% 79
South West +20 376 £42,500 +6.25% 52
East of England +22 308 £47,500 +5.55% 39
Yorkshire +21 281 £42,500 - 59
West Midlands +20 252 £42,500 - 39
East Midlands +5 168 £41,500 -2.35% 32
North East -22 18 £38,750 -4.32% 8
Midlands +7 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5020 (47.60%) Agile Software Development
2 4749 (45.03%) JavaScript
3 4708 (44.64%) .NET
4 4613 (43.74%) C#
5 4219 (40.00%) HTML
6 3821 (36.23%) CSS
7 3639 (34.50%) SQL
8 3510 (33.28%) MVC
9 3360 (31.86%) SQL Server
10 3291 (31.20%) ASP.NET
11 3178 (30.13%) Java
12 2753 (26.10%) jQuery
13 2674 (25.35%) TDD
14 2436 (23.10%) OO
15 1998 (18.94%) Web Services
16 1991 (18.88%) Scrum
17 1781 (16.89%) Finance
18 1696 (16.08%) XML
18 1696 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1686 (15.99%) Microsoft
20 1615 (15.31%) HTML5
21 1431 (13.57%) E-Commerce
22 1401 (13.28%) .NET Framework
23 1381 (13.09%) WCF
24 1338 (12.69%) PHP
25 1297 (12.30%) Software Engineering
26 1287 (12.20%) Spring
27 1263 (11.97%) Degree
28 1231 (11.67%) MySQL
29 1164 (11.04%) Git (software)

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 487 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 447 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 445 (4.22%) CMS
3 445 (4.22%) Node.js
4 435 (4.12%) Apache
5 347 (3.29%) IIS
6 185 (1.75%) Apache Solr
7 176 (1.67%) WebSphere
8 166 (1.57%) Umbraco
9 160 (1.52%) WordPress
10 152 (1.44%) Drupal
11 115 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 115 (1.09%) WebLogic
12 114 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 111 (1.05%) nginx
14 97 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
15 81 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
16 77 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
17 59 (0.56%) Confluence
18 56 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 782 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 169 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 69 (0.65%) MS Office
4 52 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 26 (0.25%) InDesign
6 22 (0.21%) PowerPivot
7 18 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 16 (0.15%) MS Project
9 15 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 13 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 8 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (0.066%) Mingle
13 4 (0.038%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.028%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.028%) Maya
15 2 (0.019%) SPSS
16 1 (0.009%) RoboHelp
16 1 (0.009%) S-PLUS
16 1 (0.009%) Adobe Captivate
16 1 (0.009%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 121 (1.15%) Magento
2 75 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 56 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 36 (0.34%) Sophis RISQUE
5 23 (0.22%) INSURE/90
6 22 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 13 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 13 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 13 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
8 12 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 10 (0.095%) Remedy AR System
9 10 (0.095%) Oracle Cash Management
9 10 (0.095%) WebTrends
10 9 (0.085%) Maximo
11 8 (0.076%) Fredhopper
12 7 (0.066%) Markit EDM
13 6 (0.057%) osCommerce
13 6 (0.057%) Cognos Planning
14 5 (0.047%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 233 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 194 (1.84%) SaaS
3 189 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 112 (1.06%) GitHub
5 72 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 36 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (0.21%) Trello
8 19 (0.18%) PaaS
9 14 (0.13%) Heroku
9 14 (0.13%) Force.com
9 14 (0.13%) Office 365
10 7 (0.066%) IaaS
10 7 (0.066%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.057%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.047%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.038%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.028%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.028%) Rackspace Cloud
15 2 (0.019%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.019%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 360 (3.41%) Internet
2 261 (2.47%) HTTP
3 147 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 70 (0.66%) Intranet
5 43 (0.41%) SS7
5 43 (0.41%) SIGTRAN
6 42 (0.40%) TCAP
6 42 (0.40%) INAP
7 39 (0.37%) 4G
8 30 (0.28%) Broadband
9 25 (0.24%) VoIP
10 24 (0.23%) SSL
11 23 (0.22%) SNMP
12 22 (0.21%) DNS
13 18 (0.17%) GSM
13 18 (0.17%) AMQP
13 18 (0.17%) Wireless
14 13 (0.12%) DAB
15 12 (0.11%) SMS
16 10 (0.095%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3360 (31.86%) SQL Server
2 1231 (11.67%) MySQL
3 803 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 639 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 467 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 452 (4.29%) NoSQL
7 438 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 394 (3.74%) MongoDB
9 381 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
10 338 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 334 (3.17%) Big Data
11 334 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 266 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 246 (2.33%) Oracle Database
14 225 (2.13%) Hadoop
15 194 (1.84%) RDBMS
16 140 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
17 106 (1.01%) DB2
17 106 (1.01%) OLAP
18 99 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1164 (11.04%) Git (software)
2 873 (8.28%) Subversion
3 808 (7.66%) Visual Studio
4 577 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 441 (4.18%) Maven
6 430 (4.08%) JUnit
7 380 (3.60%) NUnit
8 333 (3.16%) Jenkins
9 311 (2.95%) Selenium
10 299 (2.83%) Eclipse
11 270 (2.56%) Ant
12 255 (2.42%) JIRA
13 215 (2.04%) Cucumber
14 209 (1.98%) TeamCity
15 174 (1.65%) Jasmine
16 169 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
17 138 (1.31%) ReSharper
18 133 (1.26%) SpecFlow
19 118 (1.12%) PHPUnit
20 110 (1.04%) Moq
General
1 1781 (16.89%) Finance
2 515 (4.88%) Banking
3 436 (4.13%) Retail
4 432 (4.10%) Marketing
5 339 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 265 (2.51%) Advertising
7 250 (2.37%) Games
8 230 (2.18%) Front Office
9 176 (1.67%) Investment Banking
10 124 (1.18%) Publishing
11 111 (1.05%) Back Office
12 104 (0.99%) Law
13 84 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 80 (0.76%) Automotive
15 66 (0.63%) Legal
16 65 (0.62%) Manufacturing
17 38 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 29 (0.27%) Electronics
19 28 (0.27%) Multimedia
20 27 (0.26%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4708 (44.64%) .NET
2 4219 (40.00%) HTML
3 3821 (36.23%) CSS
4 3291 (31.20%) ASP.NET
5 2753 (26.10%) jQuery
6 1998 (18.94%) Web Services
7 1696 (16.08%) XML
7 1696 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1615 (15.31%) HTML5
9 1401 (13.28%) .NET Framework
10 1381 (13.09%) WCF
11 1287 (12.20%) Spring
12 1130 (10.71%) CSS3
13 1082 (10.26%) Ajax
14 928 (8.80%) REST
15 860 (8.15%) Hibernate
16 831 (7.88%) AngularJS
17 813 (7.71%) J2EE
18 779 (7.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 716 (6.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 818 (7.76%) Computer Science
2 604 (5.73%) User Experience
3 551 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 550 (5.21%) Open Source
5 504 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
6 256 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 223 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 222 (2.10%) Mathematics
9 212 (2.01%) N-Tier
10 208 (1.97%) iPhone
11 132 (1.25%) Social Media
12 126 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 124 (1.18%) Management Information System
13 124 (1.18%) Derivative
13 124 (1.18%) Visualisation
14 114 (1.08%) Hedge funds
15 113 (1.07%) iPad
16 99 (0.94%) Clustering
17 92 (0.87%) Fixed Income
18 89 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1056 (10.01%) Linux
2 967 (9.17%) Windows
3 602 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 574 (5.44%) Android
5 438 (4.15%) UNIX
6 75 (0.71%) Windows Phone
7 39 (0.37%) Solaris
8 36 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 32 (0.30%) Debian
10 30 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 30 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
11 28 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 25 (0.24%) Mac OS X
13 24 (0.23%) CentOS
14 19 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (0.11%) Windows 7
18 9 (0.085%) AIX
19 8 (0.076%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5020 (47.60%) Agile Software Development
2 3510 (33.28%) MVC
3 2674 (25.35%) TDD
4 2436 (23.10%) OO
5 1991 (18.88%) Scrum
6 1431 (13.57%) E-Commerce
7 1297 (12.30%) Software Engineering
8 1025 (9.72%) Mentoring
9 1021 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 992 (9.41%) OOP
11 985 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
12 940 (8.91%) BDD
13 934 (8.86%) Web Development
14 681 (6.46%) Multithreading
15 651 (6.17%) SOA
16 553 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
17 515 (4.88%) OOD
18 423 (4.01%) iOS Development
19 390 (3.70%) UML
20 343 (3.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4749 (45.03%) JavaScript
2 4613 (43.74%) C#
3 3639 (34.50%) SQL
4 3178 (30.13%) Java
5 1338 (12.69%) PHP
6 858 (8.14%) T-SQL
7 733 (6.95%) C++
8 634 (6.01%) Python
9 478 (4.53%) VB.NET
10 403 (3.82%) Ruby
11 368 (3.49%) Objective-C
12 306 (2.90%) C
13 297 (2.82%) PHP5
14 231 (2.19%) VB
15 221 (2.10%) PL/SQL
16 172 (1.63%) Perl
17 137 (1.30%) Scala
18 91 (0.86%) XPath
19 89 (0.84%) VB6
20 88 (0.83%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1263 (11.97%) Degree
2 155 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 58 (0.55%) PhD
4 58 (0.55%) MCSD
5 34 (0.32%) SC Cleared
6 31 (0.29%) MCTS
7 27 (0.26%) MCP
8 20 (0.19%) Sun Certification
9 17 (0.16%) Postgraduate
10 14 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
11 12 (0.11%) HND
12 11 (0.10%) OCP
12 11 (0.10%) MCSE
13 9 (0.085%) MCAD
14 7 (0.066%) BC Cleared
14 7 (0.066%) MCITP
15 6 (0.057%) MBA
15 6 (0.057%) MCPD
16 5 (0.047%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 452 (4.29%) QA
2 46 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 22 (0.21%) SLA
4 16 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.11%) WCAG
6 10 (0.095%) COBIT
7 8 (0.076%) WAI
8 5 (0.047%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.038%) HL7
9 4 (0.038%) EMIR
9 4 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.028%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.028%) TickIT
10 3 (0.028%) GAMP
10 3 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.019%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.009%) Section 508
12 1 (0.009%) Dublin Core
12 1 (0.009%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 39 (0.37%) HDFS
2 25 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.057%) Varnish
5 4 (0.038%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.028%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.028%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.028%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.028%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.019%) Squid
7 2 (0.019%) Samba
7 2 (0.019%) XenApp
7 2 (0.019%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.019%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.009%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.009%) vSphere
8 1 (0.009%) Snort
8 1 (0.009%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 81 (0.77%) Puppet
2 76 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (0.33%) logstash
4 16 (0.15%) StatsD
5 15 (0.14%) Kibana
6 13 (0.12%) Vagrant
7 12 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 12 (0.11%) MOM
8 7 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.066%) Capistrano
9 5 (0.047%) Nagios
9 5 (0.047%) Ansible
10 4 (0.038%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.028%) Plesk
12 2 (0.019%) YUM
12 2 (0.019%) SCCM
12 2 (0.019%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.019%) Oozie
13 1 (0.009%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.009%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1686 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 1071 (10.15%) Oracle
3 392 (3.72%) Zend
4 265 (2.51%) Google
5 242 (2.29%) JBoss
6 180 (1.71%) Adobe
7 107 (1.01%) TIBCO
8 105 (1.00%) SAP
9 103 (0.98%) Facebook
10 101 (0.96%) Sitecore
11 94 (0.89%) Twitter
11 94 (0.89%) IBM
12 89 (0.84%) Sybase
13 87 (0.82%) EPiServer
14 73 (0.69%) hybris
15 65 (0.62%) Informatica
16 58 (0.55%) DevExpress
17 54 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
18 53 (0.50%) ATG
19 52 (0.49%) Tableau
Telford, Shropshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 to £55000 per annum - Superb benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + agency environment
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Riding
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 20 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago