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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 49 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4850 4411 4820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.12% 4.52% 5.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.33% 4.69% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4445 3959 4225
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 £72,500 £67,500 £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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 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
(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 +7 2237 £60,000 - 346
South East +32 1028 £50,000 - 118
East of England +1 320 £50,000 +5.26% 34
Yorkshire +5 306 £45,000 +5.88% 51
South West -6 282 £45,000 +5.88% 49
North West +1 258 £47,500 +11.76% 71
West Midlands +5 230 £47,500 +5.55% 62
East Midlands -5 152 £44,500 +3.48% 37
North East +13 33 £37,000 -1.33% 13
Midlands +10 2 £48,750 +95.00%
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 4680 (48.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4334 (45.04%) JavaScript
3 3780 (39.28%) HTML
4 3632 (37.75%) C#
5 3538 (36.77%) .NET
6 3407 (35.41%) CSS
7 3263 (33.91%) SQL
8 3093 (32.15%) Java
9 2815 (29.26%) MVC
10 2555 (26.55%) SQL Server
11 2283 (23.73%) TDD
12 2282 (23.72%) ASP.NET
13 2210 (22.97%) jQuery
14 2049 (21.29%) Finance
15 1877 (19.51%) OO
16 1622 (16.86%) Web Services
17 1583 (16.45%) AngularJS
18 1544 (16.05%) HTML5
19 1538 (15.98%) Scrum
20 1511 (15.70%) XML
21 1417 (14.73%) Spring
22 1345 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
23 1296 (13.47%) Degree
24 1289 (13.40%) Software Engineering
25 1264 (13.14%) Git (software)
26 1260 (13.09%) Microsoft
27 1075 (11.17%) Linux
28 1055 (10.96%) E-Commerce
29 1052 (10.93%) Oracle
30 1051 (10.92%) PHP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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
1 614 (6.38%) Node.js
2 474 (4.93%) Tomcat
3 433 (4.50%) Apache
4 358 (3.72%) CMS
5 243 (2.53%) JBoss
6 220 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
7 199 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 179 (1.86%) IIS
9 154 (1.60%) WebLogic
10 144 (1.50%) WebSphere
11 141 (1.47%) Umbraco
12 140 (1.45%) WordPress
13 125 (1.30%) Drupal
14 111 (1.15%) Apache Solr
15 85 (0.88%) Jetty
16 74 (0.77%) Mule
17 73 (0.76%) Apache Spark
18 69 (0.72%) GlassFish
19 68 (0.71%) nginx
20 65 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 605 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 112 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 53 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 43 (0.45%) MS Office
5 34 (0.35%) PowerPivot
6 20 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.083%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (0.031%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.031%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.031%) Mathematica
9 3 (0.031%) MS Project
9 3 (0.031%) SPSS
10 2 (0.021%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.010%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 113 (1.17%) Magento
2 88 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 65 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 35 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 34 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 24 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
7 22 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
8 21 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
9 19 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
10 18 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 18 (0.19%) Demantra
10 18 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
10 18 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
11 16 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
12 15 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
13 13 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
14 12 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
15 11 (0.11%) Markit EDM
16 10 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
16 10 (0.10%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 471 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 466 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 305 (3.17%) SaaS
4 145 (1.51%) GitHub
5 80 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
6 67 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (0.42%) Heroku
8 33 (0.34%) Force.com
9 32 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 27 (0.28%) Google Analytics
11 22 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 20 (0.21%) PaaS
13 19 (0.20%) CloudFront
14 15 (0.16%) Bluemix
14 15 (0.16%) Office 365
15 12 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (0.12%) IaaS
16 10 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 6 (0.062%) AWS CloudFormation
18 5 (0.052%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 218 (2.27%) HTTP
2 176 (1.83%) Internet
3 84 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 33 (0.34%) Intranet
5 25 (0.26%) SMTP
6 22 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 17 (0.18%) LDAP
7 17 (0.18%) Wireshark
8 15 (0.16%) DNS
9 13 (0.14%) Extranet
9 13 (0.14%) FTP
10 12 (0.12%) Network Security
11 10 (0.10%) Firewall
12 9 (0.094%) ATM
12 9 (0.094%) Skype
12 9 (0.094%) SMS
13 8 (0.083%) SSL
13 8 (0.083%) VoIP
14 7 (0.073%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (0.062%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2555 (26.55%) SQL Server
2 1004 (10.43%) MySQL
3 700 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 615 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 613 (6.37%) Relational Database
6 521 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 491 (5.10%) MongoDB
8 477 (4.96%) Big Data
9 442 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 343 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
11 327 (3.40%) RDBMS
12 321 (3.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 289 (3.00%) Oracle Database
14 272 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
15 243 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
16 183 (1.90%) Hadoop
17 166 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
18 153 (1.59%) Redis
19 137 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
20 128 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1264 (13.14%) Git (software)
2 729 (7.58%) Subversion
3 618 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 576 (5.99%) Visual Studio
5 473 (4.92%) Maven
6 440 (4.57%) JUnit
7 418 (4.34%) Jenkins
8 360 (3.74%) JIRA
9 299 (3.11%) Selenium
10 259 (2.69%) Eclipse
11 239 (2.48%) NUnit
12 226 (2.35%) TeamCity
13 200 (2.08%) Grunt
14 169 (1.76%) Gradle
15 166 (1.73%) Ant
16 141 (1.47%) Cucumber
17 139 (1.44%) Jasmine
18 125 (1.30%) Hudson
19 113 (1.17%) gulp
20 110 (1.14%) Mockito
General
1 2049 (21.29%) Finance
2 544 (5.65%) Banking
3 431 (4.48%) Retail
4 413 (4.29%) Marketing
5 354 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 251 (2.61%) Games
7 203 (2.11%) Front Office
8 170 (1.77%) Investment Banking
9 141 (1.47%) Law
10 135 (1.40%) Advertising
11 121 (1.26%) Back Office
12 99 (1.03%) Manufacturing
13 85 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 79 (0.82%) Legal
15 77 (0.80%) Electronics
16 66 (0.69%) Publishing
17 59 (0.61%) Automotive
18 49 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
19 40 (0.42%) Billing
20 32 (0.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3780 (39.28%) HTML
2 3538 (36.77%) .NET
3 3407 (35.41%) CSS
4 2282 (23.72%) ASP.NET
5 2210 (22.97%) jQuery
6 1622 (16.86%) Web Services
7 1583 (16.45%) AngularJS
8 1544 (16.05%) HTML5
9 1511 (15.70%) XML
10 1417 (14.73%) Spring
11 1345 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1014 (10.54%) CSS3
13 913 (9.49%) JSON
14 888 (9.23%) .NET Framework
15 847 (8.80%) REST
16 837 (8.70%) WCF
17 801 (8.32%) Ajax
18 783 (8.14%) Hibernate
19 779 (8.10%) RESTful
20 669 (6.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 835 (8.68%) Computer Science
2 633 (6.58%) User Experience
3 490 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 454 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 321 (3.34%) Mathematics
6 248 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
7 206 (2.14%) Algorithms
8 157 (1.63%) Data Structures
9 155 (1.61%) N-Tier
10 152 (1.58%) Fintech
11 144 (1.50%) Derivative
12 140 (1.45%) Equities
13 131 (1.36%) Visualisation
14 122 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 115 (1.20%) Hedge funds
16 111 (1.15%) Data Integration
17 108 (1.12%) iPad
18 96 (1.00%) Digital Media
19 95 (0.99%) Client/Server
20 69 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1075 (11.17%) Linux
2 830 (8.63%) Windows
3 577 (6.00%) Unix
4 508 (5.28%) Apple iOS
5 474 (4.93%) Android
6 88 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 55 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
8 47 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 45 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 43 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 32 (0.33%) AIX
12 31 (0.32%) Windows 8
13 30 (0.31%) Windows Phone
14 29 (0.30%) CentOS
15 26 (0.27%) Ubuntu
16 20 (0.21%) Solaris
17 18 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4680 (48.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2815 (29.26%) MVC
3 2283 (23.73%) TDD
4 1877 (19.51%) OO
5 1538 (15.98%) Scrum
6 1289 (13.40%) Software Engineering
7 1055 (10.96%) E-Commerce
8 1049 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
9 907 (9.43%) Mentoring
10 846 (8.79%) Front End Development
11 747 (7.76%) Unit Testing
12 742 (7.71%) SDLC
13 733 (7.62%) BDD
14 725 (7.53%) OOP
15 693 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
16 692 (7.19%) Web Development
17 567 (5.89%) Multithreading
18 561 (5.83%) SOA
19 514 (5.34%) Open Source
20 428 (4.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4334 (45.04%) JavaScript
2 3632 (37.75%) C#
3 3263 (33.91%) SQL
4 3093 (32.15%) Java
5 1051 (10.92%) PHP
6 754 (7.84%) T-SQL
7 698 (7.25%) C++
8 607 (6.31%) Python
9 400 (4.16%) VB.NET
10 370 (3.85%) Scala
11 350 (3.64%) Ruby
12 330 (3.43%) PL/SQL
13 277 (2.88%) Objective-C
14 234 (2.43%) C
15 174 (1.81%) Perl
16 153 (1.59%) Apple Swift
17 129 (1.34%) VB
18 128 (1.33%) PowerShell
19 120 (1.25%) Groovy
20 118 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1296 (13.47%) Degree
2 124 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 41 (0.43%) PhD
5 35 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 28 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
7 23 (0.24%) MCSD
7 23 (0.24%) Sun Certification
8 16 (0.17%) OCP
9 12 (0.12%) MCPD
10 11 (0.11%) HND
11 8 (0.083%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.073%) CCNP
13 6 (0.062%) MCTS
14 5 (0.052%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.042%) ISEB
15 4 (0.042%) MCAD
15 4 (0.042%) MCP
15 4 (0.042%) OCPJP
15 4 (0.042%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 363 (3.77%) QA
2 40 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 21 (0.22%) SLA
4 19 (0.20%) SEPA
5 16 (0.17%) MiFID
6 10 (0.10%) WCAG
7 9 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.083%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.073%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.062%) HL7
11 5 (0.052%) GAMP
12 3 (0.031%) Basel III
12 3 (0.031%) TickIT
13 2 (0.021%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.021%) SDET
14 1 (0.010%) Disclosure Scotland
14 1 (0.010%) GCP
14 1 (0.010%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 124 (1.29%) Docker
2 33 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (0.33%) Varnish
4 16 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.17%) HDFS
5 15 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (0.10%) Cygwin
7 7 (0.073%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 7 (0.073%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.062%) Cronacle
8 6 (0.062%) vCloud
9 5 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.042%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.031%) Firmware
11 3 (0.031%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.031%) iptables
12 2 (0.021%) LXC
12 2 (0.021%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.021%) vSphere
12 2 (0.021%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 84 (0.87%) Puppet
2 73 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (0.53%) Ansible
4 39 (0.41%) logstash
5 26 (0.27%) Kibana
6 24 (0.25%) StatsD
7 22 (0.23%) Salt
8 19 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 18 (0.19%) SCCM
10 12 (0.12%) Grafana
11 8 (0.083%) MOM
11 8 (0.083%) Pingdom
11 8 (0.083%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (0.073%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.073%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.073%) TeamSite
13 6 (0.062%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 6 (0.062%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.062%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 5 (0.052%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1260 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 1052 (10.93%) Oracle
3 226 (2.35%) Zend
4 212 (2.20%) Google
5 142 (1.48%) Twitter
6 121 (1.26%) IBM
7 119 (1.24%) SAP
8 118 (1.23%) Adobe
9 117 (1.22%) Apple
10 97 (1.01%) hybris
11 96 (1.00%) Tableau
12 92 (0.96%) Sitecore
13 91 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
14 63 (0.65%) Facebook
15 61 (0.63%) EPiServer
16 55 (0.57%) Sybase
17 54 (0.56%) Informatica
18 53 (0.55%) Cognos
19 51 (0.53%) VMware
20 43 (0.45%) TIBCO
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive DOE + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 12.5% bonus (CPB)
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Remarkable Benefits/Bonuses
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + More
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefit package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefit package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago