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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 499 513 518
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 465 483 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.49% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 428 432 492
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 5 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 5 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 +87 175 £50,000 +5.26% 25
London -9 113 £65,000 +18.18% 16
East of England -11 42 £51,350 +8.10% 7
South West +22 36 £47,500 +9.82% 6
West Midlands -21 29 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North West +10 24 £45,000 +4.65% 8
Yorkshire -19 21 £40,500 -10.00% 7
East Midlands -21 16 £47,000 +4.44% 1
North East +15 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Senior Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 570 (65.82%) C#
2 507 (58.55%) .NET
3 450 (51.96%) JavaScript
4 431 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
5 409 (47.23%) HTML
6 391 (45.15%) SQL Server
7 358 (41.34%) CSS
8 344 (39.72%) SQL
9 338 (39.03%) Software Engineering
10 316 (36.49%) MVC
11 305 (35.22%) ASP.NET
12 228 (26.33%) jQuery
13 212 (24.48%) Finance
14 211 (24.36%) Degree
15 206 (23.79%) TDD
16 204 (23.56%) Java
17 203 (23.44%) OO
18 186 (21.48%) Microsoft
19 179 (20.67%) ASP.NET MVC
20 177 (20.44%) Scrum
21 169 (19.52%) C++
22 168 (19.40%) Web Services
23 161 (18.59%) WCF
24 160 (18.48%) XML
25 151 (17.44%) .NET Framework
26 146 (16.86%) Windows
27 142 (16.40%) T-SQL
28 125 (14.43%) Computer Science
29 120 (13.86%) HTML5
30 119 (13.74%) Unit Testing

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 52 (6.00%) Node.js
2 27 (3.12%) IIS
3 22 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 16 (1.85%) NServiceBus
5 14 (1.62%) Apache
5 14 (1.62%) JBoss
6 12 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.39%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.15%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.92%) SAS
9 7 (0.81%) Mule
10 5 (0.58%) CMS
10 5 (0.58%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.46%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.46%) Drupal
11 4 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.35%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.35%) WildFly
12 3 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 93 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.23%) MS Office
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (0.81%) Pegasus Opera
2 6 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 73 (8.43%) SaaS
2 44 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.15%) IaaS
5 9 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.81%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.81%) GitHub
6 7 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.81%) PaaS
7 5 (0.58%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.85%) Internet
2 15 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.62%) Wireshark
4 7 (0.81%) ATM
5 3 (0.35%) DHCP
5 3 (0.35%) DNS
5 3 (0.35%) HTTP
6 2 (0.23%) Broadband
6 2 (0.23%) Skype
6 2 (0.23%) VPN
7 1 (0.12%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.12%) RS-232
7 1 (0.12%) SMTP
7 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (45.15%) SQL Server
2 84 (9.70%) Relational Database
3 75 (8.66%) NoSQL
4 49 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 48 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 43 (4.97%) MySQL
7 35 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (3.23%) MongoDB
11 27 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 22 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (1.85%) Oracle Database
15 13 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (1.50%) Big Data
16 12 (1.39%) RavenDB
17 11 (1.27%) Event Store
18 10 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
19 9 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 107 (12.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 100 (11.55%) Visual Studio
3 62 (7.16%) Subversion
4 46 (5.31%) JIRA
5 45 (5.20%) NUnit
6 44 (5.08%) Git (software)
6 44 (5.08%) Selenium
7 36 (4.16%) Jenkins
8 30 (3.46%) Maven
9 25 (2.89%) TeamCity
10 20 (2.31%) JUnit
11 16 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
12 14 (1.62%) Eclipse
12 14 (1.62%) Fiddler
13 11 (1.27%) Hudson
13 11 (1.27%) MSTest
14 10 (1.15%) Jasmine
15 9 (1.04%) git-flow
15 9 (1.04%) SpecFlow
16 8 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 212 (24.48%) Finance
2 52 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 35 (4.04%) Games
4 32 (3.70%) Retail
5 28 (3.23%) Banking
6 22 (2.54%) Back Office
7 18 (2.08%) Advertising
8 17 (1.96%) Marketing
9 16 (1.85%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.62%) Automotive
11 13 (1.50%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.39%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.81%) Electronics
14 6 (0.69%) Publishing
15 5 (0.58%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.35%) Legal
17 2 (0.23%) Billing
17 2 (0.23%) Front Office
17 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.12%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 507 (58.55%) .NET
2 409 (47.23%) HTML
3 358 (41.34%) CSS
4 305 (35.22%) ASP.NET
5 228 (26.33%) jQuery
6 179 (20.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 168 (19.40%) Web Services
8 161 (18.59%) WCF
9 160 (18.48%) XML
10 151 (17.44%) .NET Framework
11 120 (13.86%) HTML5
12 116 (13.39%) JSON
13 110 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 98 (11.32%) Entity Framework
15 94 (10.85%) Ajax
16 81 (9.35%) AngularJS
17 76 (8.78%) Spring
18 72 (8.31%) SOAP
19 69 (7.97%) REST
20 62 (7.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 125 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 86 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (8.55%) Mathematics
4 58 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
4 58 (6.70%) Mobile App
5 32 (3.70%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.42%) User Experience
7 17 (1.96%) Driving Licence
8 16 (1.85%) Digital Media
9 14 (1.62%) Reinsurance
10 11 (1.27%) iPad
11 10 (1.15%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.15%) Statistics
12 9 (1.04%) Visualisation
13 8 (0.92%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (0.81%) EFT
15 6 (0.69%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.69%) Internet of Things
16 5 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 146 (16.86%) Windows
2 79 (9.12%) Linux
3 58 (6.70%) Android
4 45 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 36 (4.16%) Unix
6 22 (2.54%) Windows Mobile
7 12 (1.39%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.92%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.69%) CentOS
10 4 (0.46%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Fedora
12 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (39.03%) Software Engineering
3 316 (36.49%) MVC
4 206 (23.79%) TDD
5 203 (23.44%) OO
6 177 (20.44%) Scrum
7 119 (13.74%) Unit Testing
8 111 (12.82%) Mentoring
8 111 (12.82%) SDLC
9 109 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
10 86 (9.93%) Web Development
11 68 (7.85%) BDD
12 60 (6.93%) OOP
13 58 (6.70%) Software Architecture
14 57 (6.58%) Multithreading
15 55 (6.35%) Automated Testing
15 55 (6.35%) SOA
16 53 (6.12%) DevOps
17 50 (5.77%) Kanban
18 45 (5.20%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 570 (65.82%) C#
2 450 (51.96%) JavaScript
3 344 (39.72%) SQL
4 204 (23.56%) Java
5 169 (19.52%) C++
6 142 (16.40%) T-SQL
7 68 (7.85%) VB.NET
8 47 (5.43%) Python
9 43 (4.97%) C
10 32 (3.70%) Objective-C
11 30 (3.46%) PHP
12 28 (3.23%) Ruby
13 22 (2.54%) F#
14 19 (2.19%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.19%) VB
15 15 (1.73%) XPath
16 14 (1.62%) Perl
17 12 (1.39%) MATLAB
18 11 (1.27%) R
19 10 (1.15%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 211 (24.36%) Degree
2 41 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.50%) MCPD
3 13 (1.50%) MCTS
4 9 (1.04%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.23%) PhD
7 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) HND
7 1 (0.12%) MCAD
7 1 (0.12%) MCP
7 1 (0.12%) MCSD
7 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (12.01%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) GAMP
3 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.81%) Docker
3 5 (0.58%) Firmware
4 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.35%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.23%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.12%) HDFS
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (1.62%) Puppet
2 3 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.23%) logstash
3 2 (0.23%) StatsD
4 1 (0.12%) Control-M
4 1 (0.12%) MOM
Vendors
1 186 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 68 (7.85%) Oracle
3 24 (2.77%) TOWER Software
4 23 (2.66%) Google
5 21 (2.42%) VMware
6 9 (1.04%) Apple
7 7 (0.81%) Pegasus
7 7 (0.81%) Sage
7 7 (0.81%) Twitter
7 7 (0.81%) webMethods
7 7 (0.81%) WSO2
8 6 (0.69%) IBM
8 6 (0.69%) MuleSoft
8 6 (0.69%) SAP
9 5 (0.58%) Facebook
9 5 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.46%) Adobe
10 4 (0.46%) Borland
10 4 (0.46%) Telerik
11 3 (0.35%) Sun
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Willis Towers Watson
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Bonus and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum +excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rockfield
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Relocation Package
Posted: 6 days ago