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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 471 511 515
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 501 493 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 464 425 469
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
88424 98706 105739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75252 82384 86955
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 July 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 July 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 +57 211 £50,000 -2.91% 9
London +38 94 £60,000 +4.34% 7
East Midlands +8 39 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East of England -3 35 £52,500 +10.52% 8
North West +38 34 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Yorkshire +28 33 £45,000 - 6
South West +4 31 £45,000 - 5
West Midlands -6 17 £42,500 -5.55%
North East -3 5 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Senior Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 631 (64.92%) C#
2 587 (60.39%) .NET
3 499 (51.34%) JavaScript
4 450 (46.30%) HTML
5 444 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
6 421 (43.31%) SQL Server
7 398 (40.95%) MVC
8 394 (40.53%) SQL
9 378 (38.89%) CSS
10 376 (38.68%) ASP.NET
11 330 (33.95%) Software Engineering
12 251 (25.82%) Finance
13 239 (24.59%) Java
14 230 (23.66%) Degree
15 228 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
16 225 (23.15%) OO
17 216 (22.22%) jQuery
18 212 (21.81%) C++
19 209 (21.50%) TDD
20 208 (21.40%) Microsoft
21 192 (19.75%) Web Services
21 192 (19.75%) XML
22 174 (17.90%) Scrum
23 156 (16.05%) WCF
24 144 (14.81%) Mentoring
25 143 (14.71%) .NET Framework
26 141 (14.51%) T-SQL
27 140 (14.40%) Computer Science
28 132 (13.58%) SDLC
29 129 (13.27%) AngularJS

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 25 (2.57%) JBoss
2 23 (2.37%) Tomcat
3 20 (2.06%) IIS
4 15 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.03%) Apache Solr
6 9 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 9 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 8 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.72%) CMS
9 6 (0.62%) Apache
9 6 (0.62%) SAS
10 5 (0.51%) Confluence
10 5 (0.51%) GlassFish
10 5 (0.51%) WildFly
11 4 (0.41%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.41%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.21%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 72 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.03%) MS Office
3 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.62%) Pegasus Opera
3 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (4.73%) SaaS
3 8 (0.82%) GitHub
4 5 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.41%) IaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.21%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.12%) Internet
2 14 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.72%) ATM
4 6 (0.62%) HTTP
5 3 (0.31%) DHCP
5 3 (0.31%) DNS
6 1 (0.10%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.10%) RS-232
6 1 (0.10%) Skype
6 1 (0.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (43.31%) SQL Server
2 86 (8.85%) Relational Database
3 73 (7.51%) NoSQL
4 47 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 45 (4.63%) MySQL
5 45 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (3.09%) Oracle Database
9 26 (2.67%) MongoDB
10 25 (2.57%) Big Data
11 20 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (1.54%) Event Store
13 15 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.23%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 114 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 98 (10.08%) Visual Studio
3 66 (6.79%) Git (software)
4 42 (4.32%) Selenium
5 41 (4.22%) Jenkins
6 33 (3.40%) Eclipse
7 32 (3.29%) JIRA
7 32 (3.29%) Subversion
8 31 (3.19%) NUnit
9 29 (2.98%) JUnit
10 24 (2.47%) Maven
11 15 (1.54%) gulp
12 12 (1.23%) Cucumber
13 9 (0.93%) Jasmine
13 9 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (0.93%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.82%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.72%) Hudson
15 7 (0.72%) JBehave
15 7 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 251 (25.82%) Finance
2 74 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 58 (5.97%) Automotive
4 47 (4.84%) Aerospace
5 43 (4.42%) Games
5 43 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 41 (4.22%) Banking
7 27 (2.78%) Retail
8 16 (1.65%) Electronics
8 16 (1.65%) Marketing
9 14 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.23%) Advertising
11 6 (0.62%) Back Office
11 6 (0.62%) Publishing
12 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.31%) Billing
13 3 (0.31%) Front Office
13 3 (0.31%) Law
13 3 (0.31%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 587 (60.39%) .NET
2 450 (46.30%) HTML
3 378 (38.89%) CSS
4 376 (38.68%) ASP.NET
5 228 (23.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 216 (22.22%) jQuery
7 192 (19.75%) Web Services
7 192 (19.75%) XML
8 156 (16.05%) WCF
9 143 (14.71%) .NET Framework
10 129 (13.27%) AngularJS
11 111 (11.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 106 (10.91%) HTML5
13 99 (10.19%) JSON
14 85 (8.74%) Ajax
15 84 (8.64%) WPF
16 77 (7.92%) SOAP
17 75 (7.72%) Spring
18 74 (7.61%) REST
19 71 (7.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 140 (14.40%) Computer Science
2 79 (8.13%) Mathematics
3 71 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (6.89%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (4.32%) Mobile App
6 25 (2.57%) Algorithms
7 20 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 19 (1.95%) iPad
9 16 (1.65%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 13 (1.34%) Life Science
11 13 (1.34%) User Experience
12 12 (1.23%) Driving Licence
12 12 (1.23%) Statistics
13 10 (1.03%) Visualisation
14 9 (0.93%) Blog
14 9 (0.93%) Fintech
14 9 (0.93%) Reinsurance
15 8 (0.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 123 (12.65%) Windows
2 90 (9.26%) Linux
3 51 (5.25%) Android
4 32 (3.29%) Apple iOS
5 30 (3.09%) Unix
6 15 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (0.93%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.72%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.62%) CentOS
10 4 (0.41%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.10%) AIX
12 1 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Fedora
12 1 (0.10%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (40.95%) MVC
3 330 (33.95%) Software Engineering
4 225 (23.15%) OO
5 209 (21.50%) TDD
6 174 (17.90%) Scrum
7 144 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 132 (13.58%) SDLC
9 106 (10.91%) Unit Testing
10 84 (8.64%) OOP
11 77 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (7.61%) Web Development
13 73 (7.51%) BDD
14 68 (7.00%) SOA
15 62 (6.38%) Multithreading
16 54 (5.56%) OOD
17 45 (4.63%) Software Architecture
18 40 (4.12%) Pair Programming
19 38 (3.91%) Automated Testing
19 38 (3.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 631 (64.92%) C#
2 499 (51.34%) JavaScript
3 394 (40.53%) SQL
4 239 (24.59%) Java
5 212 (21.81%) C++
6 141 (14.51%) T-SQL
7 87 (8.95%) VB.NET
8 73 (7.51%) C
9 72 (7.41%) Python
10 35 (3.60%) Ruby
11 33 (3.40%) PHP
12 29 (2.98%) F#
13 21 (2.16%) Objective-C
14 19 (1.95%) MATLAB
15 18 (1.85%) Scala
16 17 (1.75%) Perl
17 15 (1.54%) TypeScript
17 15 (1.54%) VB
17 15 (1.54%) XPath
18 10 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 230 (23.66%) Degree
2 48 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.54%) MCPD
3 15 (1.54%) MCTS
4 10 (1.03%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.51%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.51%) PMP
6 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.31%) MCAD
6 3 (0.31%) MCSD
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.31%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.21%) PhD
8 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.10%) HND
8 1 (0.10%) MOS
8 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.74%) QA
2 17 (1.75%) GAMP
3 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.10%) HL7
4 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (1.75%) Firmware
2 7 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.21%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.10%) HDFS
4 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (1.65%) Puppet
2 3 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.10%) Control-M
3 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.10%) logstash
3 1 (0.10%) StatsD
Vendors
1 208 (21.40%) Microsoft
2 107 (11.01%) Oracle
3 20 (2.06%) Google
4 19 (1.95%) TOWER Software
5 13 (1.34%) Twitter
6 12 (1.23%) VMware
7 11 (1.13%) Facebook
7 11 (1.13%) SAP
8 10 (1.03%) Xamarin
9 9 (0.93%) IBM
10 8 (0.82%) Apple
11 6 (0.62%) MuleSoft
11 6 (0.62%) Pegasus
11 6 (0.62%) Sage
12 5 (0.51%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.51%) Zend
13 4 (0.41%) Adobe
13 4 (0.41%) Sybase
14 3 (0.31%) Sun
15 2 (0.21%) Tableau
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £65,000 + a very favourable and generous package!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 120k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Digitas LBI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago