The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 49 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 5334 4467 5235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.88% 4.39% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 4.66% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4701 4083 4737
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103100 95904 105987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84942 80243 91513
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -1 2572 £60,000 +6.19% 258
South East +10 888 £47,500 +1.06% 71
South West +53 422 £42,500 +11.11% 55
North West +6 422 £42,500 +8.29% 62
East of England +23 362 £46,250 +2.77% 41
Yorkshire +6 249 £40,000 - 39
West Midlands +25 227 £42,036 -1.09% 29
East Midlands +20 174 £42,500 +3.03% 21
North East -22 17 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Midlands +6 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4936 (45.27%) .NET
2 4793 (43.96%) JavaScript
3 4763 (43.69%) C#
4 4324 (39.66%) HTML
5 3811 (34.95%) CSS
6 3779 (34.66%) SQL
7 3546 (32.52%) MVC
8 3425 (31.41%) Java
9 3424 (31.40%) ASP.NET
10 3414 (31.31%) SQL Server
11 2805 (25.73%) jQuery
12 2773 (25.43%) TDD
13 2580 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
14 2511 (23.03%) OO
15 2093 (19.20%) Web Services
16 2012 (18.45%) Scrum
17 1849 (16.96%) Finance
18 1827 (16.76%) XML
19 1744 (16.00%) HTML5
20 1719 (15.77%) Microsoft
21 1697 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
22 1514 (13.89%) WCF
23 1461 (13.40%) E-Commerce
24 1427 (13.09%) Spring
25 1422 (13.04%) .NET Framework
26 1406 (12.90%) PHP
27 1350 (12.38%) Degree
28 1313 (12.04%) Software Engineering
29 1237 (11.35%) MySQL
30 1221 (11.20%) CSS3

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 497 (4.56%) Tomcat
2 484 (4.44%) Apache
3 449 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 443 (4.06%) CMS
5 420 (3.85%) Node.js
6 346 (3.17%) IIS
7 208 (1.91%) WebSphere
8 172 (1.58%) Drupal
9 162 (1.49%) Umbraco
10 155 (1.42%) WordPress
11 145 (1.33%) Apache Solr
12 144 (1.32%) WebLogic
13 101 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
14 84 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 83 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
16 77 (0.71%) nginx
17 68 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
17 68 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
18 62 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
19 57 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 810 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 169 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 91 (0.83%) MS Office
4 59 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.19%) Fireworks
7 20 (0.18%) MS Project
8 15 (0.14%) InDesign
9 13 (0.12%) PowerPivot
10 12 (0.11%) InfoPath
11 11 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
13 7 (0.064%) Mingle
14 4 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.028%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.028%) Maya
16 2 (0.018%) SPSS
17 1 (0.009%) RoboHelp
17 1 (0.009%) S-PLUS
17 1 (0.009%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 153 (1.40%) Magento
2 90 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 56 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 42 (0.39%) Google Analytics
5 27 (0.25%) Sophis RISQUE
6 16 (0.15%) INSURE/90
7 13 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 12 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
9 11 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 11 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
9 11 (0.10%) Markit EDM
10 10 (0.092%) Remedy AR System
10 10 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
10 10 (0.092%) Maximo
11 8 (0.073%) WebTrends
11 8 (0.073%) Fredhopper
12 7 (0.064%) Summit
12 7 (0.064%) Cognos TM1
12 7 (0.064%) Visualfiles
13 6 (0.055%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 205 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 197 (1.81%) SaaS
2 197 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (0.89%) GitHub
4 55 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.17%) Force.com
7 16 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 14 (0.13%) Heroku
9 13 (0.12%) PaaS
10 12 (0.11%) IaaS
11 11 (0.10%) Trello
11 11 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (0.092%) Google App Engine
12 10 (0.092%) Office 365
13 9 (0.083%) ElastiCache
14 7 (0.064%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.037%) CloudFront
16 2 (0.018%) Rackspace Cloud
17 1 (0.009%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 365 (3.35%) Internet
2 270 (2.48%) HTTP
3 154 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 52 (0.48%) Intranet
5 43 (0.39%) SS7
5 43 (0.39%) SIGTRAN
6 42 (0.39%) TCAP
6 42 (0.39%) INAP
7 36 (0.33%) 4G
8 27 (0.25%) SNMP
9 26 (0.24%) DNS
10 23 (0.21%) SSL
11 21 (0.19%) VoIP
12 17 (0.16%) SMS
12 17 (0.16%) GSM
13 16 (0.15%) AMQP
14 13 (0.12%) SSH
14 13 (0.12%) Broadband
14 13 (0.12%) DAB
15 12 (0.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3414 (31.31%) SQL Server
2 1237 (11.35%) MySQL
3 830 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 649 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 462 (4.24%) NoSQL
6 430 (3.94%) MongoDB
7 418 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 374 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 357 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
10 355 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 351 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
12 348 (3.19%) Big Data
13 247 (2.27%) RDBMS
14 244 (2.24%) Oracle Database
15 235 (2.16%) Hadoop
16 228 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 155 (1.42%) DB2
18 143 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
19 95 (0.87%) OLAP
20 93 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1062 (9.74%) Git (software)
2 877 (8.04%) Subversion
3 852 (7.81%) Visual Studio
4 572 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 528 (4.84%) Maven
6 419 (3.84%) JUnit
7 367 (3.37%) Eclipse
8 355 (3.26%) NUnit
9 344 (3.16%) Jenkins
10 335 (3.07%) Ant
11 299 (2.74%) Selenium
12 229 (2.10%) JIRA
13 219 (2.01%) Cucumber
14 176 (1.61%) TeamCity
15 172 (1.58%) Jasmine
16 148 (1.36%) SpecFlow
17 129 (1.18%) MSTest
17 129 (1.18%) ReSharper
18 126 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
19 119 (1.09%) Hudson
General
1 1849 (16.96%) Finance
2 540 (4.95%) Banking
3 422 (3.87%) Marketing
4 391 (3.59%) Retail
5 323 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 260 (2.38%) Games
7 253 (2.32%) Advertising
8 242 (2.22%) Front Office
9 186 (1.71%) Investment Banking
10 134 (1.23%) Back Office
11 128 (1.17%) Publishing
12 104 (0.95%) Law
13 80 (0.73%) Automotive
14 69 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 68 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 52 (0.48%) Legal
17 39 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 24 (0.22%) Billing
19 22 (0.20%) Electronics
19 22 (0.20%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4936 (45.27%) .NET
2 4324 (39.66%) HTML
3 3811 (34.95%) CSS
4 3424 (31.40%) ASP.NET
5 2805 (25.73%) jQuery
6 2093 (19.20%) Web Services
7 1827 (16.76%) XML
8 1744 (16.00%) HTML5
9 1697 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1514 (13.89%) WCF
11 1427 (13.09%) Spring
12 1422 (13.04%) .NET Framework
13 1221 (11.20%) CSS3
14 1201 (11.02%) Ajax
15 985 (9.03%) REST
16 928 (8.51%) Hibernate
17 923 (8.47%) J2EE
18 826 (7.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 768 (7.04%) SOAP
20 764 (7.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 854 (7.83%) Computer Science
2 578 (5.30%) Open Source
3 563 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 285 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 254 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 248 (2.27%) Mathematics
7 213 (1.95%) iPhone
8 189 (1.73%) N-Tier
9 172 (1.58%) Social Media
10 151 (1.38%) Client/Server
11 127 (1.16%) Hedge funds
12 123 (1.13%) Derivative
13 118 (1.08%) Management Information System
13 118 (1.08%) iPad
14 115 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
15 112 (1.03%) Equities
16 103 (0.94%) Visualisation
17 95 (0.87%) Digital Media
18 93 (0.85%) Fixed Income
19 89 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1121 (10.28%) Linux
2 1060 (9.72%) Windows
3 667 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 623 (5.71%) Android
5 488 (4.48%) UNIX
6 77 (0.71%) Windows Phone
7 44 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
8 36 (0.33%) Solaris
9 34 (0.31%) Debian
10 33 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 33 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
11 28 (0.26%) CentOS
12 23 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 22 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 12 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (0.083%) Windows 7
16 9 (0.083%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.083%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3546 (32.52%) MVC
2 2773 (25.43%) TDD
3 2580 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
4 2511 (23.03%) OO
5 2012 (18.45%) Scrum
6 1461 (13.40%) E-Commerce
7 1313 (12.04%) Software Engineering
8 1109 (10.17%) Unit Testing
9 988 (9.06%) OOP
10 983 (9.02%) Web Development
11 969 (8.89%) BDD
12 905 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
13 709 (6.50%) Multithreading
14 663 (6.08%) SOA
15 488 (4.48%) OOD
16 464 (4.26%) UML
17 461 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
18 454 (4.16%) iOS Development
19 359 (3.29%) Project Management
20 356 (3.27%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4793 (43.96%) JavaScript
2 4763 (43.69%) C#
3 3779 (34.66%) SQL
4 3425 (31.41%) Java
5 1406 (12.90%) PHP
6 819 (7.51%) T-SQL
7 741 (6.80%) C++
8 649 (5.95%) Python
9 457 (4.19%) VB.NET
10 438 (4.02%) Ruby
11 362 (3.32%) Objective-C
12 298 (2.73%) C
13 280 (2.57%) PHP5
14 202 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 183 (1.68%) VB
16 173 (1.59%) Scala
17 171 (1.57%) Perl
18 96 (0.88%) Groovy
19 93 (0.85%) PowerShell
20 87 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1350 (12.38%) Degree
2 134 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (0.57%) PhD
4 59 (0.54%) Security Cleared
5 34 (0.31%) MCSD
6 29 (0.27%) MCTS
7 27 (0.25%) MCP
8 26 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 20 (0.18%) Sun Certification
10 18 (0.17%) SC Cleared
11 14 (0.13%) MBA
11 14 (0.13%) HND
12 10 (0.092%) MCAD
13 9 (0.083%) Oracle Certification
14 8 (0.073%) MCSE
15 7 (0.064%) OCP
15 7 (0.064%) MCITP
15 7 (0.064%) MySQL Certification
16 6 (0.055%) BC Cleared
17 5 (0.046%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 456 (4.18%) QA
2 53 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.13%) WAI
5 11 (0.10%) SLA
6 10 (0.092%) COBIT
7 7 (0.064%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.055%) WCAG
9 5 (0.046%) TickIT
9 5 (0.046%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.037%) EMIR
10 4 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.037%) GAMP
11 3 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.028%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.018%) HL7
12 2 (0.018%) MiFID
12 2 (0.018%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.009%) DICOM
13 1 (0.009%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 38 (0.35%) HDFS
2 21 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.18%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.073%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.046%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.037%) Varnish
6 4 (0.037%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.028%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.028%) Squid
8 2 (0.018%) Samba
8 2 (0.018%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.018%) XenApp
8 2 (0.018%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.018%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.009%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.009%) vSphere
9 1 (0.009%) Snort
9 1 (0.009%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 85 (0.78%) Puppet
2 84 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (0.31%) logstash
4 14 (0.13%) Plesk
5 12 (0.11%) Nagios
5 12 (0.11%) Vagrant
6 11 (0.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 11 (0.10%) HAProxy
7 9 (0.083%) StatsD
7 9 (0.083%) Kibana
7 9 (0.083%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.064%) MOM
8 7 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.046%) SCCM
10 4 (0.037%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.037%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.028%) YUM
12 2 (0.018%) Ansible
12 2 (0.018%) Oozie
13 1 (0.009%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1719 (15.77%) Microsoft
2 1135 (10.41%) Oracle
3 399 (3.66%) Zend
4 329 (3.02%) Google
5 293 (2.69%) JBoss
6 171 (1.57%) Adobe
7 124 (1.14%) TIBCO
8 105 (0.96%) Sybase
9 103 (0.94%) SAP
10 102 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 99 (0.91%) IBM
12 98 (0.90%) Facebook
13 97 (0.89%) hybris
14 82 (0.75%) Twitter
15 75 (0.69%) ATG
16 73 (0.67%) EPiServer
17 62 (0.57%) DevExpress
18 56 (0.51%) Demandware
19 55 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
20 54 (0.50%) Tableau
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Richmond, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
South East London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 65,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits & package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
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Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + equity
Posted: 4 hours ago