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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 49 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 5609 4657 5422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.96% 4.47% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 4.73% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 4230 4963
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -4 2668 £59,500 +8.18% 263
South East +13 1034 £47,500 - 97
Yorkshire +19 397 £42,500 +6.25% 45
North West +12 389 £42,500 +6.25% 60
East of England +8 380 £45,000 - 52
South West +7 262 £40,000 - 37
West Midlands +27 241 £40,000 -5.88% 32
East Midlands +16 215 £43,000 +7.50% 16
North East -1 34 £44,500 +18.66% 7
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4657 (44.61%) .NET
2 4546 (43.54%) C#
3 4261 (40.81%) JavaScript
4 4050 (38.79%) HTML
5 3545 (33.96%) SQL
6 3503 (33.55%) CSS
7 3478 (33.31%) Java
8 3257 (31.20%) SQL Server
9 3157 (30.24%) ASP.NET
10 3150 (30.17%) MVC
11 2498 (23.93%) jQuery
12 2411 (23.09%) TDD
13 2310 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
14 2256 (21.61%) OO
15 1926 (18.45%) Web Services
16 1871 (17.92%) Finance
17 1834 (17.57%) XML
18 1734 (16.61%) Scrum
19 1668 (15.98%) HTML5
20 1592 (15.25%) Microsoft
21 1518 (14.54%) ASP.NET MVC
22 1460 (13.98%) Spring
23 1413 (13.53%) WCF
24 1402 (13.43%) Degree
25 1297 (12.42%) PHP
26 1259 (12.06%) Software Engineering
27 1258 (12.05%) E-Commerce
28 1256 (12.03%) Oracle
29 1232 (11.80%) Ajax
30 1174 (11.25%) .NET Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 463 (4.43%) Tomcat
2 454 (4.35%) Apache
3 449 (4.30%) CMS
4 319 (3.06%) SharePoint
5 299 (2.86%) Node.js
6 288 (2.76%) IIS
7 215 (2.06%) WebSphere
8 174 (1.67%) Umbraco
9 172 (1.65%) WebLogic
10 137 (1.31%) WordPress
11 125 (1.20%) Drupal
12 120 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
13 104 (1.00%) Apache Solr
14 68 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
15 64 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
16 61 (0.58%) nginx
17 59 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
18 58 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
19 41 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
20 40 (0.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 707 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 141 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 84 (0.80%) MS Office
4 39 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 30 (0.29%) Fireworks
6 18 (0.17%) Mingle
7 17 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 13 (0.12%) MS Project
9 8 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.057%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (0.048%) PowerPivot
12 3 (0.029%) Stata
12 3 (0.029%) PrintSoft PReS
13 2 (0.019%) FastStats
13 2 (0.019%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.010%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 153 (1.47%) Magento
2 67 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 41 (0.39%) Google Analytics
4 34 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 22 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 21 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 18 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 14 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
9 13 (0.12%) Summit
10 12 (0.11%) nopCommerce
11 11 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 9 (0.086%) SAP CRM
12 9 (0.086%) SAP HR
13 8 (0.077%) SAP CO
13 8 (0.077%) Visualfiles
13 8 (0.077%) SAP SRM
13 8 (0.077%) SAP SD
13 8 (0.077%) SAP FI
13 8 (0.077%) SAP MM
13 8 (0.077%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 208 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 197 (1.89%) SaaS
3 157 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 74 (0.71%) GitHub
5 72 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 29 (0.28%) Force.com
8 23 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 16 (0.15%) Google App Engine
10 12 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (0.11%) PaaS
12 9 (0.086%) IaaS
13 6 (0.057%) Heroku
13 6 (0.057%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.038%) CloudFront
15 3 (0.029%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (0.019%) Rackspace Cloud
16 2 (0.019%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.019%) Office 365
17 1 (0.010%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 324 (3.10%) Internet
2 231 (2.21%) HTTP
3 110 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 44 (0.42%) Intranet
5 33 (0.32%) SS7
5 33 (0.32%) SIGTRAN
6 32 (0.31%) 4G
6 32 (0.31%) TCAP
6 32 (0.31%) INAP
7 29 (0.28%) DNS
8 27 (0.26%) SSL
9 25 (0.24%) LDAP
10 22 (0.21%) AMQP
11 20 (0.19%) Broadband
12 19 (0.18%) Kerberos
13 17 (0.16%) VoIP
14 15 (0.14%) SSH
15 14 (0.13%) FTP
16 13 (0.12%) Extranet
17 11 (0.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3257 (31.20%) SQL Server
2 1173 (11.24%) MySQL
3 833 (7.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 604 (5.79%) Relational Database
5 509 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 452 (4.33%) MongoDB
7 444 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 394 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 373 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 355 (3.40%) Big Data
11 346 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 312 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
13 277 (2.65%) Oracle Database
14 271 (2.60%) RDBMS
15 226 (2.16%) Hadoop
16 220 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 152 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
18 141 (1.35%) DB2
19 108 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
20 88 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 898 (8.60%) Git (software)
2 825 (7.90%) Subversion
3 766 (7.34%) Visual Studio
4 581 (5.57%) Maven
5 450 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 399 (3.82%) JUnit
7 396 (3.79%) Eclipse
8 336 (3.22%) NUnit
9 335 (3.21%) Ant
10 281 (2.69%) Selenium
11 269 (2.58%) Jenkins
12 189 (1.81%) TeamCity
13 182 (1.74%) JIRA
14 154 (1.48%) Cucumber
15 146 (1.40%) Hudson
16 132 (1.26%) Moq
17 128 (1.23%) SpecFlow
18 118 (1.13%) Jasmine
19 107 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
20 106 (1.02%) MSTest
General
1 1871 (17.92%) Finance
2 504 (4.83%) Banking
3 334 (3.20%) Marketing
4 297 (2.84%) Retail
5 289 (2.77%) Games
6 280 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 219 (2.10%) Front Office
8 207 (1.98%) Investment Banking
9 146 (1.40%) Back Office
10 143 (1.37%) Law
11 137 (1.31%) Advertising
12 105 (1.01%) Publishing
13 78 (0.75%) Financial Institution
14 77 (0.74%) Manufacturing
15 65 (0.62%) Automotive
16 51 (0.49%) Legal
17 38 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 27 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 25 (0.24%) Online Betting
20 19 (0.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4657 (44.61%) .NET
2 4050 (38.79%) HTML
3 3503 (33.55%) CSS
4 3157 (30.24%) ASP.NET
5 2498 (23.93%) jQuery
6 1926 (18.45%) Web Services
7 1834 (17.57%) XML
8 1668 (15.98%) HTML5
9 1518 (14.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1460 (13.98%) Spring
11 1413 (13.53%) WCF
12 1232 (11.80%) Ajax
13 1174 (11.25%) .NET Framework
14 1115 (10.68%) CSS3
15 1053 (10.09%) J2EE
16 1026 (9.83%) Hibernate
17 843 (8.07%) REST
18 735 (7.04%) SOAP
19 729 (6.98%) WPF
20 651 (6.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 796 (7.62%) Computer Science
2 606 (5.80%) Open Source
3 471 (4.51%) Mobile App
4 366 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 259 (2.48%) Mathematics
6 197 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 188 (1.80%) N-Tier
8 185 (1.77%) Derivative
9 170 (1.63%) Social Media
10 160 (1.53%) iPhone
11 144 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
12 125 (1.20%) Client/Server
13 123 (1.18%) Equities
14 120 (1.15%) Digital Media
15 97 (0.93%) Visualisation
16 95 (0.91%) Hedge funds
17 93 (0.89%) Management Information System
18 91 (0.87%) iPad
19 89 (0.85%) Fixed Income
20 81 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1152 (11.03%) Linux
2 1103 (10.57%) Windows
3 660 (6.32%) Apple iOS
4 621 (5.95%) Android
5 584 (5.59%) UNIX
6 91 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
7 80 (0.77%) Windows Phone
8 51 (0.49%) Debian
9 42 (0.40%) CentOS
10 34 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 34 (0.33%) Solaris
11 33 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 21 (0.20%) Windows CE
14 19 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
15 18 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (0.15%) Windows 8
17 14 (0.13%) Windows XP
18 9 (0.086%) AIX
18 9 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3150 (30.17%) MVC
2 2411 (23.09%) TDD
3 2310 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
4 2256 (21.61%) OO
5 1734 (16.61%) Scrum
6 1259 (12.06%) Software Engineering
7 1258 (12.05%) E-Commerce
8 1049 (10.05%) Unit Testing
9 862 (8.26%) OOP
10 861 (8.25%) Web Development
11 756 (7.24%) BDD
12 726 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
13 625 (5.99%) SOA
14 592 (5.67%) Multithreading
15 460 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
16 417 (3.99%) iOS Development
17 409 (3.92%) UML
18 392 (3.75%) OOD
19 344 (3.30%) Android Development
20 329 (3.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4546 (43.54%) C#
2 4261 (40.81%) JavaScript
3 3545 (33.96%) SQL
4 3478 (33.31%) Java
5 1297 (12.42%) PHP
6 804 (7.70%) T-SQL
7 740 (7.09%) C++
8 513 (4.91%) Python
9 508 (4.87%) Ruby
10 431 (4.13%) VB.NET
11 349 (3.34%) Objective-C
12 286 (2.74%) PL/SQL
12 286 (2.74%) C
13 270 (2.59%) PHP5
14 205 (1.96%) Perl
15 191 (1.83%) Scala
16 160 (1.53%) VB
17 100 (0.96%) Groovy
18 75 (0.72%) Shell Script
19 70 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1402 (13.43%) Degree
2 124 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (0.73%) Security Cleared
4 27 (0.26%) PhD
5 22 (0.21%) MCSD
6 20 (0.19%) SC Cleared
6 20 (0.19%) MCTS
6 20 (0.19%) Sun Certification
7 18 (0.17%) MCP
7 18 (0.17%) Postgraduate
7 18 (0.17%) MCSE
8 15 (0.14%) MBA
9 12 (0.11%) HND
10 8 (0.077%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.077%) MCITP
11 7 (0.067%) MCAD
11 7 (0.067%) MySQL Certification
12 5 (0.048%) MCDBA
13 4 (0.038%) MCPD
14 3 (0.029%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 418 (4.00%) QA
2 55 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 23 (0.22%) TickIT
4 18 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.13%) Basel III
5 14 (0.13%) WAI
6 13 (0.12%) SLA
7 12 (0.11%) HL7
8 10 (0.096%) ISO 14001
9 5 (0.048%) WCAG
9 5 (0.048%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.038%) EMIR
10 4 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.029%) GAMP
11 3 (0.029%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.019%) MiFID
12 2 (0.019%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.010%) DICOM
13 1 (0.010%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.010%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 36 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.16%) Squid
3 11 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.067%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (0.067%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.048%) Corosync
5 5 (0.048%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.038%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.038%) Varnish
7 3 (0.029%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.019%) XenApp
8 2 (0.019%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.019%) Cygwin
8 2 (0.019%) vSphere
8 2 (0.019%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.019%) Samba
Systems Management
1 88 (0.84%) Puppet
2 51 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.19%) Plesk
4 18 (0.17%) Vagrant
4 18 (0.17%) Nagios
5 12 (0.11%) HAProxy
6 10 (0.096%) Capistrano
7 8 (0.077%) YUM
8 7 (0.067%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 6 (0.057%) SCCM
10 5 (0.048%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.048%) Zenoss
10 5 (0.048%) SCOM
11 4 (0.038%) Oracle Identity Management
12 3 (0.029%) MOM
13 2 (0.019%) Oozie
14 1 (0.010%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 1 (0.010%) Control-M
14 1 (0.010%) WMI
14 1 (0.010%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1592 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 1256 (12.03%) Oracle
3 373 (3.57%) Google
4 372 (3.56%) Zend
5 281 (2.69%) JBoss
6 148 (1.42%) Sitecore
7 139 (1.33%) Adobe
8 129 (1.24%) Facebook
9 125 (1.20%) IBM
10 122 (1.17%) TIBCO
11 115 (1.10%) Sybase
12 92 (0.88%) hybris
13 89 (0.85%) Twitter
14 85 (0.81%) SAP
15 74 (0.71%) ATG
16 70 (0.67%) EPiServer
17 67 (0.64%) DevExpress
18 66 (0.63%) Business Objects
18 66 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
19 65 (0.62%) Apple
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