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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 533 524 536
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 406 355 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 374 327 353
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £35,897 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +32 145 £45,000 -2.70% 10
London -59 99 £53,000 -3.63% 9
East of England -39 38 £45,000 - 9
North West +18 29 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Yorkshire -34 26 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South West -24 23 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East Midlands -8 21 £43,250 +15.33% 7
West Midlands +16 19 £32,000 -28.88% 4
North East - 6 £41,250 -
Senior Software Developer
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Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 493 (59.76%) C#
1 493 (59.76%) .NET
2 343 (41.58%) ASP.NET
3 330 (40.00%) SQL
4 310 (37.58%) SQL Server
5 270 (32.73%) JavaScript
6 266 (32.24%) Software Engineering
7 244 (29.58%) HTML
8 220 (26.67%) Java
9 207 (25.09%) OO
10 196 (23.76%) Degree
11 193 (23.39%) WCF
12 185 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
13 177 (21.45%) MVC
14 165 (20.00%) CSS
15 163 (19.76%) Microsoft
16 152 (18.42%) Windows
17 141 (17.09%) Finance
18 139 (16.85%) jQuery
19 136 (16.48%) WPF
20 132 (16.00%) Web Services
21 131 (15.88%) Oracle
21 131 (15.88%) TDD
22 129 (15.64%) XML
23 120 (14.55%) C++
24 103 (12.48%) WinForms
25 98 (11.88%) Scrum
25 98 (11.88%) .NET Framework
26 97 (11.76%) Computer Science
26 97 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (4.36%) Tomcat
1 36 (4.36%) Apache
2 20 (2.42%) IIS
3 14 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.09%) Apache Solr
5 8 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (0.97%) Node.js
6 7 (0.85%) MTS
6 7 (0.85%) DNN
7 5 (0.61%) CMS
8 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.36%) Lync
9 3 (0.36%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.36%) SugarCRM
9 3 (0.36%) WordPress
9 3 (0.36%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.24%) nginx
10 2 (0.24%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 80 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.73%) MS Office
3 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.24%) MS Project
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Mingle
5 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Magento
2 6 (0.73%) Shopify
3 5 (0.61%) Summit
3 5 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.15%) SaaS
2 17 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.85%) GitHub
5 6 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.24%) Heroku
8 1 (0.12%) Route 53
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.94%) HTTP
2 7 (0.85%) Internet
3 6 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.48%) GPRS
4 4 (0.48%) UMTS
5 3 (0.36%) VoIP
5 3 (0.36%) SMS
6 1 (0.12%) Intranet
6 1 (0.12%) SSH
6 1 (0.12%) IGMP
6 1 (0.12%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (37.58%) SQL Server
2 60 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 59 (7.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (6.79%) MySQL
5 34 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (3.27%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.06%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (1.58%) Big Data
10 13 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.45%) MongoDB
12 11 (1.33%) MarkLogic
12 11 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.21%) BODI
13 10 (1.21%) Data Mining
13 10 (1.21%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.09%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 87 (10.55%) Visual Studio
2 46 (5.58%) Subversion
3 40 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (4.36%) Maven
5 34 (4.12%) Git (software)
6 31 (3.76%) JUnit
7 19 (2.30%) NUnit
7 19 (2.30%) JIRA
8 16 (1.94%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.45%) EasyMock
9 12 (1.45%) Artifactory
10 10 (1.21%) PHPUnit
11 9 (1.09%) GCC
11 9 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.97%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.85%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.73%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 5 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
16 4 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 141 (17.09%) Finance
2 27 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.03%) Back Office
4 23 (2.79%) Retail
5 13 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.33%) Banking
7 9 (1.09%) Multimedia
7 9 (1.09%) Marketing
8 8 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.97%) Advertising
9 7 (0.85%) Games
10 5 (0.61%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.48%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.48%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.48%) Billing
12 3 (0.36%) Military
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 493 (59.76%) .NET
2 343 (41.58%) ASP.NET
3 244 (29.58%) HTML
4 193 (23.39%) WCF
5 165 (20.00%) CSS
6 139 (16.85%) jQuery
7 136 (16.48%) WPF
8 132 (16.00%) Web Services
9 129 (15.64%) XML
10 103 (12.48%) WinForms
11 98 (11.88%) .NET Framework
12 97 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 94 (11.39%) Spring
14 81 (9.82%) Hibernate
15 73 (8.85%) HTML5
16 72 (8.73%) Ajax
17 55 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 49 (5.94%) J2EE
19 47 (5.70%) RESTful
20 43 (5.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 97 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 49 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 19 (2.30%) Open Source
4 19 (2.30%) Mathematics
5 17 (2.06%) Digital Media
6 16 (1.94%) EPoS
7 15 (1.82%) N-Tier
8 14 (1.70%) Video on Demand
9 13 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (1.45%) Hedge funds
11 11 (1.33%) MPEG
11 11 (1.33%) Grid Computing
12 10 (1.21%) Informatics
13 9 (1.09%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.09%) Semantic Web
14 8 (0.97%) iPhone
14 8 (0.97%) IPTV
15 7 (0.85%) DTV
15 7 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 152 (18.42%) Windows
2 87 (10.55%) Linux
3 65 (7.88%) UNIX
4 34 (4.12%) Android
5 28 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.85%) Windows Phone
6 7 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.48%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (32.24%) Software Engineering
2 207 (25.09%) OO
3 185 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
4 177 (21.45%) MVC
5 131 (15.88%) TDD
6 98 (11.88%) Scrum
7 71 (8.61%) Unit Testing
8 59 (7.15%) E-Commerce
9 57 (6.91%) Multithreading
9 57 (6.91%) OOD
10 52 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
11 49 (5.94%) OOP
12 45 (5.45%) UML
13 43 (5.21%) Web Development
14 38 (4.61%) Pair Programming
15 36 (4.36%) Waterfall
16 35 (4.24%) SOA
16 35 (4.24%) BDD
17 33 (4.00%) Project Management
18 31 (3.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 493 (59.76%) C#
2 330 (40.00%) SQL
3 270 (32.73%) JavaScript
4 220 (26.67%) Java
5 120 (14.55%) C++
6 79 (9.58%) T-SQL
7 63 (7.64%) PHP
8 59 (7.15%) VB.NET
9 40 (4.85%) Python
10 32 (3.88%) C
11 25 (3.03%) VB
12 24 (2.91%) Perl
13 21 (2.55%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.82%) VB6
14 15 (1.82%) VBScript
15 14 (1.70%) XPath
16 12 (1.45%) Ruby
17 11 (1.33%) XAML
18 10 (1.21%) Scala
19 7 (0.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 196 (23.76%) Degree
2 25 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.21%) PhD
4 6 (0.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.73%) MCP
5 5 (0.61%) MCAD
5 5 (0.61%) HND
6 4 (0.48%) MCSD
7 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.94%) QA
2 7 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.61%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.36%) GAMP
5 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) WAI
6 1 (0.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.61%) SCOM
2 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 163 (19.76%) Microsoft
2 131 (15.88%) Oracle
3 24 (2.91%) Zend
4 10 (1.21%) Business Objects
5 9 (1.09%) JBoss
6 7 (0.85%) Sybase
7 6 (0.73%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.61%) Sun
8 5 (0.61%) Google
9 4 (0.48%) Green Hills
9 4 (0.48%) Infragistics
9 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.36%) Apple
10 3 (0.36%) SAP
10 3 (0.36%) AccuRev
10 3 (0.36%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.24%) VMware
11 2 (0.24%) Telerik
11 2 (0.24%) Adobe
11 2 (0.24%) Sage
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cowes, Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Riding
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 7 £30,764 - £40,558 pa
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Interact Consulting
Salary: 60-80k
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Parker White Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum DOE Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
networx
Salary: Up to £65,000 (possibly more for exceptional experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago