The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / South East
Rank 54 47 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 719 1016 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.83% 5.28% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 5.46% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 628 933 676
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14390 18609 19794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.76% 96.74% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11930 15826 16062
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the South East region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +10 142 £57,500 +4.54% 30
Hampshire -13 132 £47,500 -5.00% 19
Surrey -5 131 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Buckinghamshire +4 85 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Oxfordshire -11 66 £52,500 - 11
East Sussex +15 56 £50,000 +11.11% 7
West Sussex +1 56 £55,000 +6.79% 6
Kent -16 27 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Home Counties 0 9 £57,500 -17.85%
Thames Valley +6 3 £60,000 +4.34%
Middlesex +1 3 £52,000 -25.71% 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 833 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 808 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
3 748 (48.35%) .NET
4 702 (45.38%) C#
5 696 (44.99%) HTML
6 630 (40.72%) CSS
7 594 (38.40%) MVC
8 489 (31.61%) ASP.NET
9 478 (30.90%) SQL
10 446 (28.83%) SQL Server
11 430 (27.80%) Java
12 388 (25.08%) jQuery
13 372 (24.05%) TDD
14 332 (21.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 330 (21.33%) Web Services
16 324 (20.94%) AngularJS
17 311 (20.10%) HTML5
18 283 (18.29%) Scrum
19 276 (17.84%) .NET Framework
20 272 (17.58%) Web Development
21 271 (17.52%) Microsoft
22 245 (15.84%) Spring
23 230 (14.87%) Finance
24 224 (14.48%) XML
25 222 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web API
26 214 (13.83%) Unit Testing
27 208 (13.45%) Linux
28 202 (13.06%) Degree
29 198 (12.80%) Software Engineering
30 195 (12.61%) OO

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 68 (4.40%) IIS
2 57 (3.68%) Tomcat
3 56 (3.62%) Apache
4 54 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 53 (3.43%) CMS
6 44 (2.84%) JBoss
7 39 (2.52%) Umbraco
8 33 (2.13%) SharePoint
9 29 (1.87%) WebLogic
10 24 (1.55%) GlassFish
11 22 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
11 22 (1.42%) NServiceBus
11 22 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 21 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (1.16%) nginx
14 12 (0.78%) Apache Spark
14 12 (0.78%) Jetty
14 12 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 95 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.26%) MS Office
3 4 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.19%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) GIMP
5 2 (0.13%) MS Project
6 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (0.52%) Magento
4 8 (0.52%) Sentinel
5 6 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.32%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.19%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 181 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (4.07%) SaaS
4 34 (2.20%) GitHub
5 11 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.45%) PaaS
7 6 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.19%) Force.com
9 3 (0.19%) TestFlight
10 2 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.13%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.13%) Google Play
10 2 (0.13%) IaaS
10 2 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.065%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.065%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.065%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.78%) HTTP
2 32 (2.07%) TCP/IP
3 10 (0.65%) Internet
3 10 (0.65%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.19%) ATM
4 3 (0.19%) Wireless
5 2 (0.13%) Broadband
5 2 (0.13%) Intranet
5 2 (0.13%) SSL
6 1 (0.065%) AMQP
6 1 (0.065%) CTI
6 1 (0.065%) Extranet
6 1 (0.065%) Firewall
6 1 (0.065%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 446 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 177 (11.44%) MySQL
3 90 (5.82%) NoSQL
4 87 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 81 (5.24%) Big Data
6 59 (3.81%) Relational Database
7 55 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 45 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 39 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
12 36 (2.33%) MongoDB
12 36 (2.33%) Redis
13 34 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 33 (2.13%) Oracle Database
15 24 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
16 23 (1.49%) Hadoop
16 23 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (1.42%) DB2
17 22 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 156 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 125 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 107 (6.92%) Visual Studio
4 104 (6.72%) Subversion
5 84 (5.43%) Maven
6 70 (4.52%) Jenkins
7 57 (3.68%) TeamCity
8 56 (3.62%) JIRA
9 43 (2.78%) Gradle
10 40 (2.59%) Ant
10 40 (2.59%) JUnit
11 31 (2.00%) Grunt
12 30 (1.94%) gulp
13 28 (1.81%) NUnit
14 26 (1.68%) Selenium
15 24 (1.55%) MSTest
16 23 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
17 21 (1.36%) Cucumber
18 19 (1.23%) Eclipse
19 18 (1.16%) JSUnit
General
1 230 (14.87%) Finance
2 70 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 60 (3.88%) Marketing
4 43 (2.78%) Retail
5 37 (2.39%) Banking
5 37 (2.39%) Games
6 36 (2.33%) Advertising
7 30 (1.94%) Publishing
8 19 (1.23%) Electronics
9 15 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.58%) Music Industry
11 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.45%) Automotive
12 7 (0.45%) Back Office
12 7 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.32%) Billing
14 4 (0.26%) Legal
15 3 (0.19%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 748 (48.35%) .NET
2 696 (44.99%) HTML
3 630 (40.72%) CSS
4 489 (31.61%) ASP.NET
5 388 (25.08%) jQuery
6 332 (21.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 330 (21.33%) Web Services
8 324 (20.94%) AngularJS
9 311 (20.10%) HTML5
10 276 (17.84%) .NET Framework
11 245 (15.84%) Spring
12 224 (14.48%) XML
13 222 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web API
14 193 (12.48%) CSS3
15 190 (12.28%) Ajax
16 179 (11.57%) J2EE
17 169 (10.92%) Entity Framework
18 162 (10.47%) REST
19 154 (9.95%) WCF
20 147 (9.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 135 (8.73%) Computer Science
2 106 (6.85%) User Experience
3 58 (3.75%) Mathematics
4 57 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (2.59%) Blog
6 35 (2.26%) Mobile App
7 31 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (1.94%) Physics
9 22 (1.42%) iPad
10 21 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 19 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 15 (0.97%) Health Informatics
12 15 (0.97%) Informatics
13 13 (0.84%) Data Integration
13 13 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
13 13 (0.84%) Visualisation
14 12 (0.78%) Social Media
14 12 (0.78%) Telematics
15 10 (0.65%) Digital Media
15 10 (0.65%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 208 (13.45%) Linux
2 146 (9.44%) Windows
3 66 (4.27%) Unix
4 35 (2.26%) Android
5 31 (2.00%) Windows Server
6 30 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (1.42%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.58%) Solaris
10 7 (0.45%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.19%) Debian
12 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.13%) AIX
13 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.065%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.065%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 808 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
2 594 (38.40%) MVC
3 372 (24.05%) TDD
4 283 (18.29%) Scrum
5 272 (17.58%) Web Development
6 214 (13.83%) Unit Testing
7 198 (12.80%) Software Engineering
8 195 (12.61%) OO
9 161 (10.41%) Mentoring
10 135 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
11 111 (7.18%) Front End Development
12 105 (6.79%) E-Commerce
13 103 (6.66%) SOLID
14 96 (6.21%) SDLC
15 87 (5.62%) OOP
16 83 (5.37%) BDD
17 77 (4.98%) SOA
18 71 (4.59%) Automated Testing
19 68 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
20 67 (4.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 833 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 702 (45.38%) C#
3 478 (30.90%) SQL
4 430 (27.80%) Java
5 171 (11.05%) PHP
6 148 (9.57%) T-SQL
7 105 (6.79%) VB.NET
8 91 (5.88%) Python
9 79 (5.11%) C++
10 52 (3.36%) C
11 50 (3.23%) PL/SQL
12 37 (2.39%) Scala
13 33 (2.13%) PowerShell
14 30 (1.94%) Groovy
14 30 (1.94%) VB
15 23 (1.49%) PHP 5
15 23 (1.49%) TypeScript
16 20 (1.29%) Perl
17 17 (1.10%) Go
17 17 (1.10%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 202 (13.06%) Degree
2 39 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.10%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.71%) PhD
6 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.20%) QA
2 6 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.065%) WAI
4 1 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (2.84%) Docker
2 7 (0.45%) HDFS
3 3 (0.19%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (1.62%) Puppet
2 18 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.32%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (0.19%) Ansible
5 2 (0.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.065%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.065%) Grafana
6 1 (0.065%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.065%) Kibana
6 1 (0.065%) logstash
6 1 (0.065%) Packer
6 1 (0.065%) Terraform
Vendors
1 271 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 173 (11.18%) Oracle
3 39 (2.52%) Sitecore
4 33 (2.13%) Zend
5 24 (1.55%) SAP
6 23 (1.49%) Google
6 23 (1.49%) Talend
7 20 (1.29%) PayPal
8 12 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (0.71%) EPiServer
9 11 (0.71%) IBM
10 8 (0.52%) Telerik
10 8 (0.52%) Xamarin
11 7 (0.45%) RedGate
12 6 (0.39%) Sophos
13 5 (0.32%) BT
13 5 (0.32%) Jaspersoft
14 4 (0.26%) hybris
14 4 (0.26%) Tableau
15 3 (0.19%) VMware
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-60,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and bonus!
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k DOE + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan, 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + pension, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £500000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago