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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 55 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4683 5304 4679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.58% 4.97% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 5.26% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4170 4610 4260
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
96920 100901 97711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80213 82431 82626
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 £65,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -6 2107 £60,000 +4.34% 304
South East -10 855 £50,000 +5.26% 126
Yorkshire 0 388 £42,719 +2.93% 48
East of England +12 327 £50,000 +11.11% 39
North West -10 313 £42,500 - 72
South West +10 299 £42,500 +4.29% 52
West Midlands -18 211 £42,500 +6.25% 44
East Midlands -6 158 £40,500 -4.70% 24
North East -13 30 £39,000 -8.23% 9
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 4385 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4266 (46.44%) JavaScript
3 4008 (43.63%) .NET
4 3918 (42.65%) C#
5 3707 (40.35%) HTML
6 3369 (36.68%) CSS
7 3233 (35.19%) MVC
8 3042 (33.12%) SQL
9 2778 (30.24%) SQL Server
10 2759 (30.03%) Java
11 2707 (29.47%) ASP.NET
12 2301 (25.05%) TDD
13 2271 (24.72%) jQuery
14 1880 (20.47%) OO
15 1650 (17.96%) Finance
16 1624 (17.68%) Web Services
17 1576 (17.16%) Scrum
18 1543 (16.80%) XML
19 1480 (16.11%) Microsoft
20 1462 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
21 1329 (14.47%) HTML5
22 1281 (13.95%) PHP
23 1263 (13.75%) MySQL
24 1248 (13.59%) Spring
25 1196 (13.02%) Git (software)
26 1185 (12.90%) .NET Framework
27 1058 (11.52%) E-Commerce
28 1040 (11.32%) Degree
29 1025 (11.16%) Software Engineering
30 982 (10.69%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 450 (4.90%) Tomcat
2 443 (4.82%) CMS
3 439 (4.78%) Apache
4 408 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 403 (4.39%) Node.js
6 247 (2.69%) IIS
7 233 (2.54%) JBoss
8 186 (2.02%) Apache Solr
9 170 (1.85%) Drupal
10 163 (1.77%) WordPress
11 161 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
12 134 (1.46%) WebSphere
13 133 (1.45%) WebLogic
14 127 (1.38%) Umbraco
15 100 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
16 81 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
17 80 (0.87%) nginx
18 78 (0.85%) Confluence
19 73 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
20 66 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 629 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 129 (1.40%) Photoshop
3 57 (0.62%) MS Office
4 53 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 30 (0.33%) PowerPivot
6 23 (0.25%) InDesign
7 21 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 16 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.087%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (0.076%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.033%) HipChat
12 2 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.022%) Mingle
12 2 (0.022%) CPLEX
12 2 (0.022%) Maya
13 1 (0.011%) Mathematica
13 1 (0.011%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.011%) MS Project
13 1 (0.011%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 117 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 93 (1.01%) Magento
3 23 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 20 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 19 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 16 (0.17%) Sophis RISQUE
7 12 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 11 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
9 8 (0.087%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.065%) Exstream
10 6 (0.065%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (0.054%) SimCorp Dimension
11 5 (0.054%) Line 500
11 5 (0.054%) thinkFolio
11 5 (0.054%) ReMetrica
12 4 (0.044%) SAP IS-U
12 4 (0.044%) osCommerce
12 4 (0.044%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 244 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 174 (1.89%) SaaS
3 115 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 86 (0.94%) GitHub
5 49 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (0.29%) PaaS
8 21 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 20 (0.22%) Force.com
10 16 (0.17%) Heroku
11 15 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.065%) Trello
14 5 (0.054%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.044%) IaaS
16 3 (0.033%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.033%) Google Compute Engine
16 3 (0.033%) Pure360
17 2 (0.022%) Yammer
17 2 (0.022%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 244 (2.66%) Internet
2 198 (2.16%) HTTP
3 61 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 31 (0.34%) Broadband
5 29 (0.32%) DNS
5 29 (0.32%) Intranet
6 27 (0.29%) SSL
7 21 (0.23%) IPv4
8 17 (0.19%) LDAP
9 16 (0.17%) VPN
10 12 (0.13%) WAN
10 12 (0.13%) AMQP
11 11 (0.12%) SSH
11 11 (0.12%) DAB
12 10 (0.11%) DHCP
12 10 (0.11%) Wireless
13 8 (0.087%) Firewall
14 7 (0.076%) Extranet
14 7 (0.076%) Bluetooth
15 6 (0.065%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2778 (30.24%) SQL Server
2 1263 (13.75%) MySQL
3 638 (6.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 528 (5.75%) NoSQL
5 497 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 473 (5.15%) MongoDB
7 440 (4.79%) Relational Database
8 394 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 342 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
10 330 (3.59%) Big Data
11 277 (3.02%) Oracle Database
12 252 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
13 230 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 220 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 173 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
16 160 (1.74%) RDBMS
17 136 (1.48%) Hadoop
18 116 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
19 101 (1.10%) Redis
20 96 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1196 (13.02%) Git (software)
2 861 (9.37%) Subversion
3 633 (6.89%) Visual Studio
4 527 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 444 (4.83%) Maven
6 387 (4.21%) Jenkins
7 383 (4.17%) JUnit
8 303 (3.30%) NUnit
9 299 (3.25%) Eclipse
10 269 (2.93%) JIRA
11 243 (2.65%) Ant
12 221 (2.41%) Selenium
13 178 (1.94%) TeamCity
14 111 (1.21%) Cucumber
15 110 (1.20%) PHPUnit
16 108 (1.18%) ReSharper
17 104 (1.13%) Moq
18 96 (1.05%) Hudson
18 96 (1.05%) Xcode
19 93 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1650 (17.96%) Finance
2 455 (4.95%) Banking
3 413 (4.50%) Marketing
4 373 (4.06%) Retail
5 298 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 229 (2.49%) Advertising
7 204 (2.22%) Games
8 147 (1.60%) Front Office
9 131 (1.43%) Investment Banking
10 121 (1.32%) Automotive
10 121 (1.32%) Publishing
11 110 (1.20%) Back Office
12 91 (0.99%) Legal
13 85 (0.93%) Law
14 67 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 51 (0.56%) Manufacturing
16 43 (0.47%) Online Betting
17 37 (0.40%) Aerospace
18 34 (0.37%) Electronics
19 30 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4008 (43.63%) .NET
2 3707 (40.35%) HTML
3 3369 (36.68%) CSS
4 2707 (29.47%) ASP.NET
5 2271 (24.72%) jQuery
6 1624 (17.68%) Web Services
7 1543 (16.80%) XML
8 1462 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1329 (14.47%) HTML5
10 1248 (13.59%) Spring
11 1185 (12.90%) .NET Framework
12 982 (10.69%) Ajax
13 945 (10.29%) WCF
14 884 (9.62%) AngularJS
15 844 (9.19%) CSS3
16 759 (8.26%) J2EE
17 738 (8.03%) Hibernate
18 730 (7.95%) REST
19 680 (7.40%) JSON
20 617 (6.72%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 667 (7.26%) Computer Science
2 532 (5.79%) User Experience
3 525 (5.72%) Open Source
4 518 (5.64%) Mobile App
5 494 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
6 287 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
7 179 (1.95%) Algorithms
8 140 (1.52%) Mathematics
8 140 (1.52%) N-Tier
9 131 (1.43%) iPhone
10 130 (1.42%) Client/Server
11 119 (1.30%) Data Structures
12 97 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 87 (0.95%) Hedge funds
14 83 (0.90%) Social Media
15 82 (0.89%) Visualisation
16 81 (0.88%) Equities
17 78 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
18 77 (0.84%) iPad
18 77 (0.84%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 954 (10.39%) Linux
2 738 (8.03%) Windows
3 557 (6.06%) Android
4 494 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 441 (4.80%) UNIX
6 53 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 52 (0.57%) Windows Phone
8 39 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 32 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
10 31 (0.34%) Windows 7
11 30 (0.33%) Solaris
12 27 (0.29%) Debian
12 27 (0.29%) CentOS
13 22 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
16 13 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.14%) AIX
17 11 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 10 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4385 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
2 3233 (35.19%) MVC
3 2301 (25.05%) TDD
4 1880 (20.47%) OO
5 1576 (17.16%) Scrum
6 1058 (11.52%) E-Commerce
7 1025 (11.16%) Software Engineering
8 937 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 893 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
10 830 (9.04%) OOP
11 780 (8.49%) Unit Testing
12 746 (8.12%) BDD
13 736 (8.01%) Web Development
14 600 (6.53%) Multithreading
15 544 (5.92%) SOA
16 507 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
17 399 (4.34%) OOD
18 382 (4.16%) Mobile Development
19 347 (3.78%) Android Development
20 316 (3.44%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4266 (46.44%) JavaScript
2 3918 (42.65%) C#
3 3042 (33.12%) SQL
4 2759 (30.03%) Java
5 1281 (13.95%) PHP
6 703 (7.65%) T-SQL
7 613 (6.67%) C++
8 515 (5.61%) VB.NET
9 474 (5.16%) Python
10 339 (3.69%) Ruby
11 276 (3.00%) Objective-C
12 270 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 234 (2.55%) Scala
14 215 (2.34%) C
15 201 (2.19%) VB
16 178 (1.94%) PHP5
17 169 (1.84%) Perl
18 114 (1.24%) Groovy
19 102 (1.11%) VB6
20 101 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1040 (11.32%) Degree
2 168 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 98 (1.07%) Security Cleared
4 60 (0.65%) MCSD
5 46 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 33 (0.36%) PhD
7 26 (0.28%) Sun Certification
8 13 (0.14%) MCP
9 11 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (0.11%) OCPJP
11 9 (0.098%) OCMJD
11 9 (0.098%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.098%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.065%) CSSLP
12 6 (0.065%) MCPD
12 6 (0.065%) OCP
13 4 (0.044%) SAP Certification
13 4 (0.044%) MCSE
13 4 (0.044%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.033%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 309 (3.36%) QA
2 23 (0.25%) SLA
3 13 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.087%) TickIT
5 6 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.065%) WCAG
6 4 (0.044%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.033%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.033%) Basel II
8 2 (0.022%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.011%) WAI
9 1 (0.011%) HL7
9 1 (0.011%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (0.30%) Docker
3 20 (0.22%) Firmware
4 19 (0.21%) VirtualBox
5 15 (0.16%) Varnish
6 13 (0.14%) iptables
7 12 (0.13%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.098%) LXC
9 8 (0.087%) Xen
10 7 (0.076%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.065%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.054%) KVM
12 5 (0.054%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 4 (0.044%) HDFS
14 2 (0.022%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.011%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.011%) Squid
Systems Management
1 83 (0.90%) Puppet
2 71 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (0.35%) logstash
4 25 (0.27%) StatsD
5 22 (0.24%) Kibana
6 18 (0.20%) Ansible
7 17 (0.19%) Vagrant
8 14 (0.15%) HP UCMDB
9 13 (0.14%) Capistrano
10 12 (0.13%) MOM
11 11 (0.12%) Graphite
12 9 (0.098%) cPanel
13 6 (0.065%) Nagios
14 5 (0.054%) Mesos
15 4 (0.044%) ZABBIX
16 2 (0.022%) Plesk
16 2 (0.022%) Salt
16 2 (0.022%) Hadoop YARN
17 1 (0.011%) Pacemaker
17 1 (0.011%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1480 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 927 (10.09%) Oracle
3 350 (3.81%) Zend
4 160 (1.74%) Google
5 140 (1.52%) hybris
6 88 (0.96%) Sitecore
7 86 (0.94%) Endeca
7 86 (0.94%) Twitter
8 85 (0.93%) Adobe
9 82 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 81 (0.88%) Facebook
11 77 (0.84%) Xamarin
12 70 (0.76%) TIBCO
13 67 (0.73%) Sybase
14 64 (0.70%) SAP
14 64 (0.70%) ATG
15 56 (0.61%) IBM
16 55 (0.60%) Business Objects
16 55 (0.60%) Apple
17 52 (0.57%) Informatica
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