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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 55 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4886 4768 5587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.05% 4.60% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% 4.77% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4432 4208 4870
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
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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 +5 2301 £60,000 - 335
South East +16 965 £50,000 - 107
Yorkshire -5 292 £45,000 - 51
North West +13 289 £47,500 +11.76% 63
East of England +1 288 £52,500 +5.00% 39
South West +10 286 £46,000 +2.22% 45
West Midlands +10 254 £47,500 +11.76% 47
East Midlands +3 158 £45,000 +7.98% 24
North East +3 40 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4692 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
2 4320 (44.80%) JavaScript
3 3654 (37.90%) HTML
4 3565 (36.97%) C#
5 3470 (35.99%) .NET
6 3371 (34.96%) CSS
7 3223 (33.43%) SQL
8 3047 (31.60%) Java
9 2767 (28.70%) MVC
10 2466 (25.58%) SQL Server
11 2438 (25.29%) TDD
12 2150 (22.30%) ASP.NET
13 2131 (22.10%) jQuery
14 2057 (21.33%) Finance
15 1732 (17.96%) OO
16 1703 (17.66%) Scrum
17 1688 (17.51%) AngularJS
18 1531 (15.88%) Web Services
19 1499 (15.55%) HTML5
20 1418 (14.71%) XML
21 1357 (14.07%) Git (software)
22 1355 (14.05%) Spring
23 1307 (13.56%) Degree
24 1291 (13.39%) Software Engineering
25 1271 (13.18%) Microsoft
26 1264 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
27 1250 (12.96%) Web Development
28 1176 (12.20%) PHP
29 1111 (11.52%) MySQL
30 1073 (11.13%) Continuous Integration

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 693 (7.19%) Node.js
2 410 (4.25%) Tomcat
3 360 (3.73%) Apache
4 305 (3.16%) CMS
5 291 (3.02%) JBoss
6 232 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
7 187 (1.94%) SharePoint
8 160 (1.66%) IIS
9 149 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 136 (1.41%) WordPress
11 132 (1.37%) Umbraco
12 124 (1.29%) WebLogic
13 101 (1.05%) Apache Spark
14 100 (1.04%) Apache Solr
15 96 (1.00%) Drupal
16 87 (0.90%) Mule
17 86 (0.89%) GlassFish
18 84 (0.87%) Jetty
19 80 (0.83%) nginx
20 71 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 545 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 130 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 47 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 38 (0.39%) MS Office
5 29 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 15 (0.16%) Gliffy
7 15 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
8 8 (0.083%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.062%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.052%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.021%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.021%) GIMP
11 2 (0.021%) MS Project
11 2 (0.021%) SPSS
12 1 (0.010%) HipChat
12 1 (0.010%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 111 (1.15%) Magento
2 85 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 75 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 43 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 37 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 27 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 26 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 22 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
9 21 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
10 18 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
11 17 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
12 16 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
13 14 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
14 13 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
15 12 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
15 12 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
16 10 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
16 10 (0.10%) Demantra
17 8 (0.083%) Oracle SCM
18 7 (0.073%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 529 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 471 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 311 (3.23%) SaaS
4 168 (1.74%) GitHub
5 91 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
6 83 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 39 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 36 (0.37%) Force.com
10 32 (0.33%) PaaS
11 25 (0.26%) Office 365
12 21 (0.22%) CloudFront
12 21 (0.22%) Heroku
13 18 (0.19%) Google Analytics
13 18 (0.19%) IaaS
14 14 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (0.12%) Bluemix
16 11 (0.11%) Trello
17 10 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 10 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 192 (1.99%) HTTP
2 183 (1.90%) Internet
3 78 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 36 (0.37%) Intranet
5 35 (0.36%) SMTP
6 27 (0.28%) DNS
7 24 (0.25%) SSL
8 19 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 17 (0.18%) Wireshark
10 15 (0.16%) ATM
10 15 (0.16%) LDAP
10 15 (0.16%) Skype
10 15 (0.16%) VoIP
11 14 (0.15%) Extranet
12 13 (0.13%) FTP
13 10 (0.10%) Firewall
14 9 (0.093%) SMS
15 8 (0.083%) CTI
15 8 (0.083%) DHCP
15 8 (0.083%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2466 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 1111 (11.52%) MySQL
3 741 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 647 (6.71%) Relational Database
5 562 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 457 (4.74%) MongoDB
7 440 (4.56%) Big Data
8 433 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 414 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 365 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
11 323 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
12 316 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 295 (3.06%) Oracle Database
14 291 (3.02%) RDBMS
15 249 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 212 (2.20%) Hadoop
17 172 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
18 153 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
19 152 (1.58%) Redis
20 122 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1357 (14.07%) Git (software)
2 611 (6.34%) Subversion
3 600 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 541 (5.61%) JUnit
5 535 (5.55%) Jenkins
6 533 (5.53%) Visual Studio
7 515 (5.34%) Maven
8 338 (3.51%) JIRA
9 328 (3.40%) Selenium
10 230 (2.39%) Grunt
11 228 (2.36%) Cucumber
12 227 (2.35%) TeamCity
13 223 (2.31%) Gradle
14 216 (2.24%) Eclipse
14 216 (2.24%) NUnit
15 176 (1.83%) Jasmine
16 165 (1.71%) Ant
17 161 (1.67%) Mockito
18 140 (1.45%) Hudson
18 140 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 2057 (21.33%) Finance
2 573 (5.94%) Banking
3 431 (4.47%) Retail
4 424 (4.40%) Marketing
5 306 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 264 (2.74%) Games
7 204 (2.12%) Advertising
8 192 (1.99%) Front Office
9 182 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 136 (1.41%) Law
11 114 (1.18%) Back Office
12 113 (1.17%) Manufacturing
13 94 (0.97%) Electronics
14 88 (0.91%) Financial Institution
15 80 (0.83%) Publishing
16 56 (0.58%) Legal
17 42 (0.44%) Billing
18 41 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
19 39 (0.40%) Automotive
20 14 (0.15%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3654 (37.90%) HTML
2 3470 (35.99%) .NET
3 3371 (34.96%) CSS
4 2150 (22.30%) ASP.NET
5 2131 (22.10%) jQuery
6 1688 (17.51%) AngularJS
7 1531 (15.88%) Web Services
8 1499 (15.55%) HTML5
9 1418 (14.71%) XML
10 1355 (14.05%) Spring
11 1264 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1027 (10.65%) CSS3
13 902 (9.35%) .NET Framework
14 876 (9.09%) RESTful
15 869 (9.01%) JSON
16 851 (8.83%) WCF
17 825 (8.56%) REST
18 752 (7.80%) Ajax
19 744 (7.72%) Hibernate
20 719 (7.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 852 (8.84%) Computer Science
2 632 (6.55%) User Experience
3 506 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
4 479 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 414 (4.29%) Mathematics
6 270 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
7 180 (1.87%) Algorithms
8 177 (1.84%) Fintech
9 149 (1.55%) N-Tier
10 133 (1.38%) iPad
11 129 (1.34%) Visualisation
12 121 (1.25%) Data Structures
12 121 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 112 (1.16%) Hedge funds
14 110 (1.14%) Equities
15 101 (1.05%) Derivative
16 100 (1.04%) Digital Media
17 96 (1.00%) Data Integration
18 87 (0.90%) iPhone
19 86 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1013 (10.51%) Linux
2 776 (8.05%) Windows
3 586 (6.08%) Apple iOS
4 530 (5.50%) Android
5 487 (5.05%) Unix
6 95 (0.99%) Windows Server
7 56 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
8 48 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (0.46%) Windows 7
10 40 (0.41%) Mac OS X
11 31 (0.32%) Windows 8
12 26 (0.27%) Ubuntu
13 25 (0.26%) CentOS
14 22 (0.23%) AIX
15 19 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (0.19%) Solaris
17 16 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
18 11 (0.11%) Debian
18 11 (0.11%) Windows 10
18 11 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4692 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
2 2767 (28.70%) MVC
3 2438 (25.29%) TDD
4 1732 (17.96%) OO
5 1703 (17.66%) Scrum
6 1291 (13.39%) Software Engineering
7 1250 (12.96%) Web Development
8 1073 (11.13%) Continuous Integration
9 1054 (10.93%) E-Commerce
10 936 (9.71%) Unit Testing
11 899 (9.32%) BDD
12 854 (8.86%) Front End Development
12 854 (8.86%) Mentoring
13 701 (7.27%) SDLC
14 698 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
15 676 (7.01%) OOP
16 609 (6.32%) SOA
17 504 (5.23%) Open Source
18 478 (4.96%) Multithreading
19 455 (4.72%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4320 (44.80%) JavaScript
2 3565 (36.97%) C#
3 3223 (33.43%) SQL
4 3047 (31.60%) Java
5 1176 (12.20%) PHP
6 827 (8.58%) T-SQL
7 749 (7.77%) Python
8 691 (7.17%) C++
9 428 (4.44%) Ruby
10 374 (3.88%) Scala
11 373 (3.87%) VB.NET
12 347 (3.60%) PL/SQL
13 330 (3.42%) Objective-C
14 258 (2.68%) C
15 222 (2.30%) Apple Swift
16 165 (1.71%) Perl
17 116 (1.20%) PowerShell
18 115 (1.19%) PHP 5
19 111 (1.15%) Bash Shell
20 108 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 1307 (13.56%) Degree
2 121 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (0.44%) PhD
4 40 (0.41%) Security Cleared
5 21 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
6 20 (0.21%) MCSD
6 20 (0.21%) SC Cleared
7 19 (0.20%) Sun Certification
8 17 (0.18%) MCPD
9 16 (0.17%) OCP
10 15 (0.16%) MCTS
11 9 (0.093%) ISEB
11 9 (0.093%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.062%) SAS Certification
13 5 (0.052%) MBA
13 5 (0.052%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.041%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.031%) CSSLP
16 2 (0.021%) Cisco Certification
16 2 (0.021%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 411 (4.26%) QA
2 35 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 20 (0.21%) SLA
4 19 (0.20%) SEPA
5 13 (0.13%) MiFID
6 10 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.083%) GAMP
7 8 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 7816
7 8 (0.083%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.073%) WCAG
9 4 (0.041%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.041%) WAI
10 3 (0.031%) Basel III
11 2 (0.021%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 129 (1.34%) Docker
2 35 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (0.29%) HDFS
4 24 (0.25%) Varnish
5 16 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 15 (0.16%) Active Directory
7 12 (0.12%) Cygwin
8 10 (0.10%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.052%) Samba
9 5 (0.052%) Squid
10 4 (0.041%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.041%) Cronacle
10 4 (0.041%) Firmware
10 4 (0.041%) vCloud
11 3 (0.031%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.021%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.010%) Hyper-V
13 1 (0.010%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 1 (0.010%) KVM
Systems Management
1 132 (1.37%) Puppet
2 53 (0.55%) Ansible
3 52 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (0.32%) logstash
5 23 (0.24%) Kibana
6 21 (0.22%) Salt
7 17 (0.18%) Grafana
8 14 (0.15%) Control-M
8 14 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 14 (0.15%) StatsD
9 11 (0.11%) Graphite
10 10 (0.10%) Packer
11 9 (0.093%) SCCM
11 9 (0.093%) Terraform
11 9 (0.093%) Uchiwa
12 7 (0.073%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 5 (0.052%) Ambari
13 5 (0.052%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.041%) MOM
14 4 (0.041%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1271 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 1050 (10.89%) Oracle
3 247 (2.56%) Zend
4 211 (2.19%) Google
5 134 (1.39%) Twitter
6 126 (1.31%) SAP
7 122 (1.27%) Adobe
8 116 (1.20%) IBM
9 104 (1.08%) Apple
10 101 (1.05%) Tableau
11 86 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
11 86 (0.89%) Sitecore
12 83 (0.86%) Facebook
13 78 (0.81%) hybris
14 59 (0.61%) Xamarin
15 53 (0.55%) VMware
16 52 (0.54%) EPiServer
17 48 (0.50%) Informatica
18 41 (0.43%) Cognos
19 38 (0.39%) Telerik
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £6000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health Care, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago