The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 506 516 537
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 411 352 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 384 326 331
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101620 95984 106229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83829 80449 91820
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
UK

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +29 112 £44,000 -7.36% 3
London -64 104 £58,750 +11.90% 6
East of England -6 49 £45,000 - 8
West Midlands +38 42 £40,000 +5.26% 4
North West +22 42 £40,000 +2.56% 7
East Midlands +9 25 £41,750 +4.37% 4
Yorkshire -48 21 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South West -23 12 £45,000 +20.00% 5
North East 0 4 £40,000 - 1
Senior Software Developer
UK

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 516 (63.24%) .NET
2 504 (61.76%) C#
3 378 (46.32%) ASP.NET
4 357 (43.75%) SQL
5 319 (39.09%) SQL Server
6 281 (34.44%) JavaScript
7 251 (30.76%) HTML
8 241 (29.53%) MVC
9 236 (28.92%) Software Engineering
10 222 (27.21%) OO
11 207 (25.37%) WCF
12 203 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
13 201 (24.63%) Microsoft
14 199 (24.39%) Java
15 190 (23.28%) CSS
16 163 (19.98%) jQuery
17 142 (17.40%) WPF
18 140 (17.16%) Windows
19 130 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
20 127 (15.56%) TDD
21 125 (15.32%) Finance
22 124 (15.20%) Scrum
23 121 (14.83%) Degree
24 115 (14.09%) .NET Framework
25 110 (13.48%) WinForms
26 105 (12.87%) Web Services
27 103 (12.62%) XML
27 103 (12.62%) Linux
28 101 (12.38%) C++
28 101 (12.38%) Oracle

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (5.51%) Tomcat
2 41 (5.02%) IIS
3 35 (4.29%) Apache
4 24 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.70%) Node.js
6 18 (2.21%) Apache Solr
7 12 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 11 (1.35%) CMS
9 8 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.86%) MTS
11 6 (0.74%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.61%) Lync
12 5 (0.61%) NServiceBus
12 5 (0.61%) Gunicorn
12 5 (0.61%) DNN
12 5 (0.61%) nginx
13 4 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 75 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.74%) MS Office
3 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.86%) Magento
3 6 (0.74%) Shopify
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.43%) SaaS
2 18 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.23%) GitHub
5 6 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.25%) Heroku
7 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.70%) HTTP
2 18 (2.21%) Internet
3 12 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.74%) SMS
5 5 (0.61%) SSH
5 5 (0.61%) UMTS
5 5 (0.61%) VoIP
6 4 (0.49%) GPRS
6 4 (0.49%) GSM
7 3 (0.37%) Intranet
7 3 (0.37%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.25%) LAN
8 2 (0.25%) PSTN
8 2 (0.25%) WAN
8 2 (0.25%) Extranet
8 2 (0.25%) 3G
9 1 (0.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (39.09%) SQL Server
2 66 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (7.48%) MySQL
4 48 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 35 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 20 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (2.21%) Big Data
9 17 (2.08%) MongoDB
10 15 (1.84%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.84%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.35%) MarkLogic
12 11 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.86%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.74%) DTS
15 6 (0.74%) Hazelcast
16 5 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 92 (11.27%) Visual Studio
2 53 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (4.90%) Subversion
4 35 (4.29%) Maven
5 31 (3.80%) NUnit
6 24 (2.94%) Git (software)
7 16 (1.96%) JIRA
8 15 (1.84%) SpecFlow
8 15 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (1.72%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.35%) Selenium
11 10 (1.23%) JUnit
12 7 (0.86%) Artifactory
12 7 (0.86%) EasyMock
13 6 (0.74%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (0.74%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.74%) PhoneGap
14 5 (0.61%) Redmine
14 5 (0.61%) Eclipse
15 4 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 125 (15.32%) Finance
2 28 (3.43%) Retail
3 25 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.57%) Back Office
5 14 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (1.59%) Games
7 12 (1.47%) Banking
7 12 (1.47%) Marketing
8 10 (1.23%) Advertising
9 7 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.49%) Automotive
12 3 (0.37%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 2 (0.25%) French Language
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (63.24%) .NET
2 378 (46.32%) ASP.NET
3 251 (30.76%) HTML
4 207 (25.37%) WCF
5 190 (23.28%) CSS
6 163 (19.98%) jQuery
7 142 (17.40%) WPF
8 130 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 115 (14.09%) .NET Framework
10 110 (13.48%) WinForms
11 105 (12.87%) Web Services
12 103 (12.62%) XML
13 76 (9.31%) HTML5
14 71 (8.70%) Spring
15 53 (6.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 50 (6.13%) REST
17 49 (6.00%) Ajax
18 48 (5.88%) LINQ
19 46 (5.64%) Hibernate
20 36 (4.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (4.41%) Open Source
4 19 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 18 (2.21%) N-Tier
6 17 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.72%) Informatics
8 12 (1.47%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.10%) Physics
9 9 (1.10%) Device Driver
10 8 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.98%) Social Media
10 8 (0.98%) Semantic Web
10 8 (0.98%) iPhone
11 7 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (0.61%) Streaming Media
12 5 (0.61%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (0.61%) Statistics
12 5 (0.61%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 140 (17.16%) Windows
2 103 (12.62%) Linux
3 49 (6.00%) UNIX
4 19 (2.33%) Android
5 11 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.61%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (29.53%) MVC
2 236 (28.92%) Software Engineering
3 222 (27.21%) OO
4 203 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
5 127 (15.56%) TDD
6 124 (15.20%) Scrum
7 74 (9.07%) OOD
8 73 (8.95%) Unit Testing
9 57 (6.99%) SOA
10 55 (6.74%) E-Commerce
11 49 (6.00%) Web Development
12 48 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (5.51%) UML
13 45 (5.51%) Multithreading
14 44 (5.39%) OOP
15 35 (4.29%) BDD
16 31 (3.80%) MVVM
17 30 (3.68%) Project Management
18 26 (3.19%) Pair Programming
19 25 (3.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 504 (61.76%) C#
2 357 (43.75%) SQL
3 281 (34.44%) JavaScript
4 199 (24.39%) Java
5 101 (12.38%) C++
6 81 (9.93%) T-SQL
7 73 (8.95%) PHP
8 61 (7.48%) VB.NET
9 54 (6.62%) Python
10 34 (4.17%) C
11 32 (3.92%) VB
12 27 (3.31%) Ruby
13 25 (3.06%) Perl
14 18 (2.21%) VB6
15 15 (1.84%) TypeScript
16 13 (1.59%) XPath
16 13 (1.59%) Scala
16 13 (1.59%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.47%) VBScript
17 12 (1.47%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 121 (14.83%) Degree
2 25 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (2.57%) PhD
4 12 (1.47%) MCP
5 7 (0.86%) MCSD
6 6 (0.74%) MCAD
7 5 (0.61%) CCNP
7 5 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.49%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.49%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.37%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (0.37%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.61%) Puppet
1 5 (0.61%) logstash
2 2 (0.25%) SCOM
2 2 (0.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.12%) SCCM
3 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.12%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 201 (24.63%) Microsoft
2 101 (12.38%) Oracle
3 23 (2.82%) Zend
4 17 (2.08%) JBoss
5 11 (1.35%) Sybase
6 10 (1.23%) TIBCO
7 6 (0.74%) SAP
7 6 (0.74%) Google
8 5 (0.61%) Business Objects
8 5 (0.61%) Sun
9 4 (0.49%) Adobe
9 4 (0.49%) Sage
10 3 (0.37%) Wonderware
10 3 (0.37%) Perforce
10 3 (0.37%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.25%) Embarcadero
11 2 (0.25%) Apple
11 2 (0.25%) Remedy
11 2 (0.25%) Telerik
11 2 (0.25%) DevExpress
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 -45k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago