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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 56 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4424 4897 4836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.50% 4.94% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.75% 5.23% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3965 4265 4455
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
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
93187 93662 97567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.48% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77560 76025 83489
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 £27,000
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 1946 £60,000 +3.44% 303
South East -16 768 £50,000 +5.26% 107
Yorkshire +10 365 £42,500 +6.25% 51
North West -12 328 £42,500 - 65
East of England +16 323 £50,000 +11.11% 42
South West +15 304 £42,500 +6.25% 58
West Midlands -7 209 £45,000 +12.50% 41
East Midlands -1 153 £40,500 -3.57% 25
North East -8 27 £37,500 -13.79% 8
Midlands -2 4 £25,000 -34.21%
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 4472 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 4346 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 4060 (43.80%) .NET
4 3970 (42.83%) C#
5 3839 (41.41%) HTML
6 3507 (37.83%) CSS
7 3274 (35.32%) MVC
8 3056 (32.97%) SQL
9 2834 (30.57%) SQL Server
10 2729 (29.44%) Java
11 2721 (29.35%) ASP.NET
12 2364 (25.50%) jQuery
13 2289 (24.69%) TDD
14 1943 (20.96%) OO
15 1654 (17.84%) Finance
16 1640 (17.69%) Scrum
17 1639 (17.68%) Web Services
18 1524 (16.44%) Microsoft
19 1510 (16.29%) XML
20 1465 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
21 1370 (14.78%) HTML5
22 1328 (14.33%) PHP
23 1292 (13.94%) MySQL
24 1241 (13.39%) .NET Framework
25 1198 (12.92%) Git (software)
26 1159 (12.50%) Spring
27 1113 (12.01%) E-Commerce
28 1044 (11.26%) Software Engineering
29 1018 (10.98%) Degree
30 1000 (10.79%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 502 (5.42%) CMS
2 425 (4.58%) Tomcat
3 415 (4.48%) Apache
4 408 (4.40%) Node.js
5 403 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 283 (3.05%) IIS
7 222 (2.39%) JBoss
8 186 (2.01%) WordPress
9 174 (1.88%) Apache Solr
10 165 (1.78%) Drupal
11 154 (1.66%) Umbraco
12 142 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
13 130 (1.40%) WebLogic
14 117 (1.26%) WebSphere
15 100 (1.08%) nginx
16 99 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
17 90 (0.97%) Confluence
18 84 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
19 77 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
20 75 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 651 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 147 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 60 (0.65%) MS Office
4 55 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 40 (0.43%) PowerPivot
6 26 (0.28%) InDesign
7 19 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 18 (0.19%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (0.065%) MS Visio
11 4 (0.043%) HipChat
12 2 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.022%) Maya
13 1 (0.011%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.011%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.011%) Mingle
13 1 (0.011%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.011%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 102 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 94 (1.01%) Magento
3 24 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 22 (0.24%) Sophis RISQUE
5 19 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 13 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 12 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
9 11 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
10 8 (0.086%) BusinessWorks
11 7 (0.076%) SAP R/3
12 5 (0.054%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.054%) Exstream
12 5 (0.054%) SAP CRM
12 5 (0.054%) Line 500
12 5 (0.054%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (0.054%) ReMetrica
13 4 (0.043%) osCommerce
13 4 (0.043%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 237 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 159 (1.72%) SaaS
3 123 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 118 (1.27%) GitHub
5 58 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (0.28%) PaaS
8 25 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 18 (0.19%) Force.com
10 16 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 15 (0.16%) Heroku
12 13 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
13 12 (0.13%) Trello
14 3 (0.032%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.032%) Pure360
14 3 (0.032%) IaaS
15 2 (0.022%) Basecamp
15 2 (0.022%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.022%) MailChimp
15 2 (0.022%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 260 (2.80%) Internet
2 187 (2.02%) HTTP
3 52 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 37 (0.40%) Intranet
5 34 (0.37%) Broadband
6 27 (0.29%) DNS
7 25 (0.27%) SSL
8 21 (0.23%) IPv4
9 14 (0.15%) Wireless
10 13 (0.14%) LDAP
11 12 (0.13%) VPN
12 11 (0.12%) DAB
13 10 (0.11%) DHCP
13 10 (0.11%) AMQP
14 9 (0.097%) SSH
14 9 (0.097%) WAN
15 8 (0.086%) GSM
16 7 (0.076%) Bluetooth
16 7 (0.076%) Extranet
17 6 (0.065%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2834 (30.57%) SQL Server
2 1292 (13.94%) MySQL
3 686 (7.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 514 (5.54%) NoSQL
5 510 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 461 (4.97%) MongoDB
7 448 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 446 (4.81%) Relational Database
9 335 (3.61%) Big Data
10 326 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
11 254 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 252 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 249 (2.69%) Oracle Database
14 243 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
15 177 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
16 160 (1.73%) RDBMS
17 139 (1.50%) Hadoop
18 107 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
19 89 (0.96%) Redis
20 80 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1198 (12.92%) Git (software)
2 905 (9.76%) Subversion
3 603 (6.50%) Visual Studio
4 523 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 428 (4.62%) Maven
6 380 (4.10%) JUnit
7 346 (3.73%) Jenkins
8 309 (3.33%) NUnit
9 284 (3.06%) JIRA
10 283 (3.05%) Eclipse
11 240 (2.59%) Selenium
12 218 (2.35%) Ant
13 202 (2.18%) TeamCity
14 130 (1.40%) Cucumber
15 125 (1.35%) PHPUnit
16 120 (1.29%) Rhino Mocks
17 109 (1.18%) ReSharper
18 100 (1.08%) Hudson
19 98 (1.06%) Grunt
20 97 (1.05%) Moq
General
1 1654 (17.84%) Finance
2 425 (4.58%) Marketing
3 420 (4.53%) Banking
4 367 (3.96%) Retail
5 286 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 233 (2.51%) Advertising
7 197 (2.13%) Games
8 144 (1.55%) Front Office
9 135 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 126 (1.36%) Automotive
11 121 (1.31%) Publishing
12 109 (1.18%) Back Office
13 91 (0.98%) Legal
14 89 (0.96%) Law
15 72 (0.78%) Financial Institution
16 43 (0.46%) Manufacturing
17 36 (0.39%) Aerospace
18 32 (0.35%) Online Betting
19 31 (0.33%) Multimedia
20 27 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4060 (43.80%) .NET
2 3839 (41.41%) HTML
3 3507 (37.83%) CSS
4 2721 (29.35%) ASP.NET
5 2364 (25.50%) jQuery
6 1639 (17.68%) Web Services
7 1510 (16.29%) XML
8 1465 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1370 (14.78%) HTML5
10 1241 (13.39%) .NET Framework
11 1159 (12.50%) Spring
12 1000 (10.79%) Ajax
13 953 (10.28%) WCF
14 895 (9.65%) AngularJS
15 883 (9.53%) CSS3
16 724 (7.81%) J2EE
17 711 (7.67%) Hibernate
18 685 (7.39%) JSON
19 684 (7.38%) REST
20 625 (6.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 658 (7.10%) Computer Science
2 567 (6.12%) User Experience
3 529 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 507 (5.47%) Open Source
5 476 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
6 287 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
7 179 (1.93%) N-Tier
8 161 (1.74%) Algorithms
9 156 (1.68%) iPhone
10 117 (1.26%) Mathematics
11 107 (1.15%) Visualisation
12 101 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 98 (1.06%) Client/Server
14 96 (1.04%) Data Structures
15 95 (1.02%) Derivative
16 88 (0.95%) iPad
17 86 (0.93%) Hedge funds
18 81 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
19 80 (0.86%) Social Media
20 77 (0.83%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 965 (10.41%) Linux
2 775 (8.36%) Windows
3 572 (6.17%) Android
4 499 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 443 (4.78%) UNIX
6 62 (0.67%) Windows Phone
7 50 (0.54%) Windows 8
7 50 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 40 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
9 34 (0.37%) Solaris
10 32 (0.35%) Debian
11 28 (0.30%) Windows 7
12 26 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (0.28%) CentOS
13 22 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
14 18 (0.19%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (0.13%) AIX
17 11 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 10 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4472 (48.24%) Agile Software Development
2 3274 (35.32%) MVC
3 2289 (24.69%) TDD
4 1943 (20.96%) OO
5 1640 (17.69%) Scrum
6 1113 (12.01%) E-Commerce
7 1044 (11.26%) Software Engineering
8 950 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
9 917 (9.89%) Mentoring
10 884 (9.54%) OOP
11 783 (8.45%) Unit Testing
12 764 (8.24%) Web Development
13 761 (8.21%) BDD
14 591 (6.38%) Multithreading
15 565 (6.09%) SOA
16 509 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
17 395 (4.26%) OOD
18 348 (3.75%) Android Development
19 327 (3.53%) iOS Development
20 295 (3.18%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4346 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 3970 (42.83%) C#
3 3056 (32.97%) SQL
4 2729 (29.44%) Java
5 1328 (14.33%) PHP
6 759 (8.19%) T-SQL
7 646 (6.97%) C++
8 517 (5.58%) VB.NET
9 477 (5.15%) Python
10 311 (3.35%) Ruby
11 300 (3.24%) Objective-C
12 240 (2.59%) C
13 222 (2.39%) PHP5
14 219 (2.36%) PL/SQL
15 208 (2.24%) VB
16 192 (2.07%) Scala
17 182 (1.96%) Perl
18 111 (1.20%) XPath
19 103 (1.11%) Groovy
20 99 (1.07%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1018 (10.98%) Degree
2 171 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 124 (1.34%) VCP4
4 94 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 62 (0.67%) MCSD
6 45 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 35 (0.38%) PhD
8 22 (0.24%) Sun Certification
9 13 (0.14%) MCP
10 10 (0.11%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.086%) OCPJP
11 8 (0.086%) MCPD
12 7 (0.076%) OCMJD
12 7 (0.076%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (0.065%) MCSE
13 6 (0.065%) CSSLP
14 5 (0.054%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.043%) MCAD
15 4 (0.043%) MCTS
16 3 (0.032%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (3.38%) QA
2 24 (0.26%) SLA
3 15 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.076%) TickIT
5 5 (0.054%) WCAG
5 5 (0.054%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.043%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.032%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.011%) WAI
8 1 (0.011%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.20%) Firmware
3 18 (0.19%) VirtualBox
3 18 (0.19%) Docker
4 14 (0.15%) Varnish
5 11 (0.12%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.065%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.065%) HDFS
7 5 (0.054%) LXC
8 4 (0.043%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.043%) KVM
8 4 (0.043%) Xen
9 1 (0.011%) Squid
Systems Management
1 66 (0.71%) Puppet
2 52 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (0.32%) logstash
4 25 (0.27%) StatsD
5 21 (0.23%) Kibana
6 19 (0.20%) Vagrant
7 16 (0.17%) MOM
8 15 (0.16%) Capistrano
9 14 (0.15%) Ansible
10 12 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
11 11 (0.12%) Graphite
12 10 (0.11%) cPanel
13 4 (0.043%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.043%) Nagios
13 4 (0.043%) Mesos
14 3 (0.032%) Hadoop YARN
15 2 (0.022%) Plesk
16 1 (0.011%) WMI
16 1 (0.011%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 1 (0.011%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1524 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 926 (9.99%) Oracle
3 363 (3.92%) Zend
4 167 (1.80%) Google
5 113 (1.22%) Adobe
6 109 (1.18%) hybris
7 107 (1.15%) Twitter
8 102 (1.10%) Facebook
9 92 (0.99%) Sitecore
10 79 (0.85%) Endeca
11 72 (0.78%) TIBCO
12 69 (0.74%) SAP
13 66 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
14 65 (0.70%) Xamarin
15 60 (0.65%) Cognos
15 60 (0.65%) Sybase
15 60 (0.65%) IBM
16 58 (0.63%) ATG
17 55 (0.59%) Informatica
18 52 (0.56%) Apple
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Healthcare,pension,bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago