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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 470 501 508
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 482 497 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.50% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 455 427 507
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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
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 £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 June 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 June 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 +96 223 £50,000 - 17
London -3 93 £65,000 +18.18% 12
East of England -5 35 £47,500 - 6
South West +23 28 £45,000 +3.44% 6
North West +50 27 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Midlands -17 26 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire +3 23 £44,000 -2.22% 5
West Midlands -27 18 £42,500 +2.40% 1
North East +5 9 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Senior Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 627 (65.38%) C#
2 570 (59.44%) .NET
3 501 (52.24%) JavaScript
4 459 (47.86%) HTML
5 445 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
6 425 (44.32%) SQL Server
7 388 (40.46%) SQL
7 388 (40.46%) CSS
8 383 (39.94%) MVC
9 363 (37.85%) ASP.NET
10 344 (35.87%) Software Engineering
11 243 (25.34%) Finance
12 231 (24.09%) OO
12 231 (24.09%) Degree
13 230 (23.98%) jQuery
14 228 (23.77%) Java
15 222 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 219 (22.84%) TDD
17 206 (21.48%) Microsoft
18 199 (20.75%) C++
19 195 (20.33%) XML
20 194 (20.23%) Web Services
21 165 (17.21%) Scrum
22 159 (16.58%) WCF
23 146 (15.22%) .NET Framework
23 146 (15.22%) T-SQL
24 135 (14.08%) Mentoring
25 134 (13.97%) Computer Science
26 124 (12.93%) Windows
27 122 (12.72%) HTML5

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 (2.61%) Tomcat
2 21 (2.19%) IIS
3 20 (2.09%) JBoss
4 12 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 9 (0.94%) NServiceBus
6 8 (0.83%) Apache
7 7 (0.73%) Apache Solr
7 7 (0.73%) Apache Spark
7 7 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.73%) SAS
7 7 (0.73%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.52%) Confluence
9 5 (0.52%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.52%) WildFly
10 4 (0.42%) Mule
10 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.31%) CMS
11 3 (0.31%) WordPress
12 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 81 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.83%) MS Office
3 4 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.73%) Pegasus Opera
3 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.10%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 61 (6.36%) SaaS
2 54 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.83%) GitHub
5 7 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.63%) IaaS
6 6 (0.63%) PaaS
7 4 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.31%) Force.com
9 1 (0.10%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.17%) Internet
2 11 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.73%) ATM
3 7 (0.73%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.31%) DHCP
4 3 (0.31%) DNS
4 3 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.10%) ASN.1
5 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.10%) RS-232
5 1 (0.10%) Skype
5 1 (0.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (44.32%) SQL Server
2 86 (8.97%) Relational Database
3 80 (8.34%) NoSQL
4 48 (5.01%) RDBMS
5 45 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (3.96%) MySQL
7 36 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (3.02%) MongoDB
10 28 (2.92%) Oracle Database
11 21 (2.19%) Big Data
12 20 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (1.56%) Event Store
15 14 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 116 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 96 (10.01%) Visual Studio
3 56 (5.84%) Git (software)
4 46 (4.80%) Jenkins
5 44 (4.59%) Subversion
6 42 (4.38%) JIRA
7 41 (4.28%) Selenium
8 39 (4.07%) NUnit
9 33 (3.44%) Maven
10 32 (3.34%) Eclipse
11 30 (3.13%) JUnit
12 17 (1.77%) TeamCity
13 13 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
14 12 (1.25%) Hudson
15 11 (1.15%) Cucumber
15 11 (1.15%) gulp
16 9 (0.94%) Jasmine
17 8 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 7 (0.73%) Fiddler
18 7 (0.73%) MSI
General
1 243 (25.34%) Finance
2 70 (7.30%) Telecoms
3 48 (5.01%) Automotive
4 42 (4.38%) Games
5 40 (4.17%) Aerospace
6 35 (3.65%) Manufacturing
7 32 (3.34%) Banking
8 29 (3.02%) Retail
9 15 (1.56%) Marketing
10 14 (1.46%) Back Office
10 14 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.25%) Advertising
12 10 (1.04%) Electronics
13 6 (0.63%) Publishing
14 4 (0.42%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.31%) Legal
15 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.21%) Billing
16 2 (0.21%) Law
17 1 (0.10%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 570 (59.44%) .NET
2 459 (47.86%) HTML
3 388 (40.46%) CSS
4 363 (37.85%) ASP.NET
5 230 (23.98%) jQuery
6 222 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 195 (20.33%) XML
8 194 (20.23%) Web Services
9 159 (16.58%) WCF
10 146 (15.22%) .NET Framework
11 122 (12.72%) HTML5
12 112 (11.68%) JSON
13 110 (11.47%) AngularJS
14 101 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 90 (9.38%) Ajax
16 83 (8.65%) SOAP
17 79 (8.24%) REST
17 79 (8.24%) WPF
18 77 (8.03%) Spring
19 75 (7.82%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 134 (13.97%) Computer Science
2 83 (8.65%) Mathematics
3 78 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (6.99%) Enterprise Software
5 52 (5.42%) Mobile App
6 29 (3.02%) Algorithms
7 17 (1.77%) User Experience
8 16 (1.67%) Driving Licence
8 16 (1.67%) iPad
9 15 (1.56%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.36%) Reinsurance
11 12 (1.25%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.25%) Statistics
12 10 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (0.94%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (0.83%) Life Science
15 7 (0.73%) EFT
15 7 (0.73%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 124 (12.93%) Windows
2 76 (7.92%) Linux
3 56 (5.84%) Android
4 40 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 25 (2.61%) Unix
6 19 (1.98%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.63%) CentOS
10 4 (0.42%) 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%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Solaris
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
1 445 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (39.94%) MVC
3 344 (35.87%) Software Engineering
4 231 (24.09%) OO
5 219 (22.84%) TDD
6 165 (17.21%) Scrum
7 135 (14.08%) Mentoring
8 120 (12.51%) SDLC
9 116 (12.10%) Unit Testing
10 100 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
11 81 (8.45%) OOP
11 81 (8.45%) Web Development
12 74 (7.72%) BDD
13 72 (7.51%) SOA
14 55 (5.74%) Multithreading
15 54 (5.63%) OOD
16 51 (5.32%) Software Architecture
17 46 (4.80%) Automated Testing
18 42 (4.38%) User Stories
19 41 (4.28%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 627 (65.38%) C#
2 501 (52.24%) JavaScript
3 388 (40.46%) SQL
4 228 (23.77%) Java
5 199 (20.75%) C++
6 146 (15.22%) T-SQL
7 86 (8.97%) VB.NET
8 65 (6.78%) C
9 60 (6.26%) Python
10 34 (3.55%) Ruby
11 30 (3.13%) PHP
12 27 (2.82%) F#
12 27 (2.82%) Objective-C
13 21 (2.19%) VB
14 16 (1.67%) Scala
15 15 (1.56%) MATLAB
15 15 (1.56%) XPath
16 14 (1.46%) TypeScript
17 13 (1.36%) Perl
18 12 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 231 (24.09%) Degree
2 50 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.56%) MCPD
3 15 (1.56%) MCTS
4 11 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.42%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.21%) MCAD
7 2 (0.21%) MCSD
7 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.21%) PMP
7 2 (0.21%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.10%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (9.59%) QA
2 14 (1.46%) GAMP
3 1 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.04%) Firmware
2 8 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.42%) Docker
4 3 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.21%) Cygwin
5 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.10%) HDFS
6 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (1.56%) Puppet
2 4 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.21%) logstash
3 2 (0.21%) StatsD
4 1 (0.10%) Control-M
4 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 206 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 95 (9.91%) Oracle
3 23 (2.40%) TOWER Software
4 22 (2.29%) Google
5 16 (1.67%) VMware
6 14 (1.46%) Twitter
7 12 (1.25%) Facebook
8 9 (0.94%) IBM
8 9 (0.94%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.83%) Apple
9 8 (0.83%) SAP
10 7 (0.73%) Pegasus
10 7 (0.73%) Sage
11 6 (0.63%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.52%) Adobe
12 5 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.42%) Sun
13 4 (0.42%) webMethods
13 4 (0.42%) WSO2
14 3 (0.31%) Zend
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: From £35,222 to £51,197 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £28,200 to £51,197 per annum
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
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Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Carbon Labs
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Experience and expertise dependent
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Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits package
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Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£75,000
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 5 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: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000- £95,000 (flexible for the right candidate and has an extremel
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £47,289 - £57,798
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
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