The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 500 508 519
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 438 490 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.50% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 414 435 509
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
Senior Software 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
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the England region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in England

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +87 186 £50,000 - 20
London +3 92 £65,000 +18.18% 21
East of England +9 41 £51,750 +8.94% 6
South West +17 32 £45,000 +5.88% 7
West Midlands -22 22 £42,500 +6.25%
North West +21 20 £45,000 +2.85% 7
East Midlands -25 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire -9 17 £42,500 -5.55% 6
North East +11 10 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Senior Software Developer
UK

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 578 (65.09%) C#
2 514 (57.88%) .NET
3 456 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 427 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
5 422 (47.52%) HTML
6 389 (43.81%) SQL Server
7 365 (41.10%) CSS
8 352 (39.64%) SQL
9 348 (39.19%) Software Engineering
10 326 (36.71%) MVC
11 317 (35.70%) ASP.NET
12 226 (25.45%) Degree
13 220 (24.77%) Finance
14 215 (24.21%) OO
15 213 (23.99%) jQuery
16 212 (23.87%) Java
17 206 (23.20%) TDD
18 194 (21.85%) Microsoft
19 190 (21.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 186 (20.95%) C++
21 173 (19.48%) XML
22 172 (19.37%) Web Services
23 166 (18.69%) Scrum
24 142 (15.99%) WCF
25 141 (15.88%) .NET Framework
26 138 (15.54%) T-SQL
27 131 (14.75%) Computer Science
28 129 (14.53%) Windows
29 119 (13.40%) HTML5
30 117 (13.18%) Mentoring

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (5.74%) Node.js
2 24 (2.70%) IIS
3 21 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 16 (1.80%) JBoss
5 13 (1.46%) NServiceBus
6 12 (1.35%) Apache
7 11 (1.24%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.90%) SAS
8 8 (0.90%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.79%) Mule
10 6 (0.68%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.56%) CMS
11 5 (0.56%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.56%) WildFly
12 4 (0.45%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.34%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 83 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.45%) MS Office
3 4 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (0.79%) Pegasus Opera
1 7 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.11%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 69 (7.77%) SaaS
2 44 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.90%) IaaS
6 7 (0.79%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.79%) GitHub
6 7 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.79%) PaaS
7 3 (0.34%) Force.com
8 1 (0.11%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.28%) Internet
2 12 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.35%) Wireshark
3 7 (0.79%) ATM
4 3 (0.34%) DHCP
4 3 (0.34%) DNS
4 3 (0.34%) HTTP
5 1 (0.11%) ASN.1
5 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.11%) RS-232
5 1 (0.11%) Skype
5 1 (0.11%) SMTP
5 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (43.81%) SQL Server
2 87 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 79 (8.90%) NoSQL
4 50 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 49 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (4.39%) MySQL
7 32 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (2.93%) MongoDB
11 22 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (2.14%) Oracle Database
14 17 (1.91%) Big Data
14 17 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (1.46%) Event Store
17 10 (1.13%) RavenDB
18 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
19 8 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 108 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 91 (10.25%) Visual Studio
3 52 (5.86%) Subversion
4 48 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 44 (4.95%) Jenkins
5 44 (4.95%) NUnit
6 41 (4.62%) JIRA
6 41 (4.62%) Selenium
7 34 (3.83%) Maven
8 27 (3.04%) JUnit
9 21 (2.36%) Eclipse
10 17 (1.91%) TeamCity
11 16 (1.80%) Rhino Mocks
12 15 (1.69%) Hudson
13 12 (1.35%) Fiddler
14 9 (1.01%) git-flow
14 9 (1.01%) Jasmine
15 8 (0.90%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.90%) MSTest
16 7 (0.79%) JBehave
General
1 220 (24.77%) Finance
2 52 (5.86%) Telecoms
3 39 (4.39%) Games
4 32 (3.60%) Retail
5 24 (2.70%) Banking
6 23 (2.59%) Automotive
7 22 (2.48%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.36%) Aerospace
9 16 (1.80%) Back Office
10 15 (1.69%) Marketing
11 14 (1.58%) Advertising
11 14 (1.58%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.01%) Electronics
13 6 (0.68%) Publishing
14 5 (0.56%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.34%) Legal
16 2 (0.23%) Billing
16 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.11%) Law
17 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 514 (57.88%) .NET
2 422 (47.52%) HTML
3 365 (41.10%) CSS
4 317 (35.70%) ASP.NET
5 213 (23.99%) jQuery
6 190 (21.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 173 (19.48%) XML
8 172 (19.37%) Web Services
9 142 (15.99%) WCF
10 141 (15.88%) .NET Framework
11 119 (13.40%) HTML5
12 112 (12.61%) JSON
13 95 (10.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 85 (9.57%) Ajax
15 82 (9.23%) AngularJS
16 78 (8.78%) Entity Framework
17 76 (8.56%) SOAP
18 75 (8.45%) Spring
19 66 (7.43%) REST
20 62 (6.98%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 131 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 85 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (9.57%) Mathematics
3 59 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
3 59 (6.64%) Mobile App
4 33 (3.72%) Algorithms
5 17 (1.91%) Driving Licence
5 17 (1.91%) User Experience
6 15 (1.69%) Reinsurance
7 13 (1.46%) iPad
8 12 (1.35%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.24%) Statistics
10 10 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.90%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.90%) Visualisation
13 7 (0.79%) EFT
14 6 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (0.68%) Internet of Things
14 6 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 129 (14.53%) Windows
2 80 (9.01%) Linux
3 61 (6.87%) Android
4 45 (5.07%) Apple iOS
5 30 (3.38%) Unix
6 22 (2.48%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (1.13%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.01%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.68%) CentOS
10 4 (0.45%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Fedora
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (39.19%) Software Engineering
3 326 (36.71%) MVC
4 215 (24.21%) OO
5 206 (23.20%) TDD
6 166 (18.69%) Scrum
7 117 (13.18%) Mentoring
7 117 (13.18%) Unit Testing
8 108 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
9 104 (11.71%) SDLC
10 86 (9.68%) Web Development
11 71 (8.00%) BDD
12 68 (7.66%) OOP
13 62 (6.98%) SOA
13 62 (6.98%) Software Architecture
14 54 (6.08%) Multithreading
15 50 (5.63%) Automated Testing
16 48 (5.41%) DevOps
16 48 (5.41%) Financial Modelling
16 48 (5.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 578 (65.09%) C#
2 456 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 352 (39.64%) SQL
4 212 (23.87%) Java
5 186 (20.95%) C++
6 138 (15.54%) T-SQL
7 77 (8.67%) VB.NET
8 57 (6.42%) Python
9 52 (5.86%) C
10 32 (3.60%) Ruby
11 30 (3.38%) Objective-C
12 29 (3.27%) PHP
13 24 (2.70%) F#
14 20 (2.25%) VB
15 15 (1.69%) Perl
15 15 (1.69%) Scala
16 14 (1.58%) MATLAB
16 14 (1.58%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.58%) XPath
17 13 (1.46%) R
Qualifications
1 226 (25.45%) Degree
2 46 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.46%) MCPD
3 13 (1.46%) MCTS
4 9 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) HND
7 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (11.04%) QA
2 8 (0.90%) GAMP
3 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.79%) Docker
2 7 (0.79%) Firmware
3 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.23%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.11%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (1.69%) Puppet
2 4 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.23%) logstash
3 2 (0.23%) StatsD
4 1 (0.11%) Control-M
4 1 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 194 (21.85%) Microsoft
2 71 (8.00%) Oracle
3 25 (2.82%) TOWER Software
4 22 (2.48%) Google
5 19 (2.14%) VMware
6 10 (1.13%) Twitter
7 8 (0.90%) Apple
7 8 (0.90%) Facebook
8 7 (0.79%) IBM
8 7 (0.79%) Pegasus
8 7 (0.79%) Sage
8 7 (0.79%) SAP
8 7 (0.79%) webMethods
8 7 (0.79%) WSO2
9 6 (0.68%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.45%) Adobe
11 4 (0.45%) Sun
12 3 (0.34%) Perforce
12 3 (0.34%) Zend
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