The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 77 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 765 973 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.55% 4.59% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 4.84% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 685 851 1083
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
England

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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Surrey -25 185 £51,250 +2.50% 6
Hampshire +15 180 £44,000 +3.52% 14
Berkshire -45 147 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Oxfordshire -4 76 £52,500 +10.52% 14
East Sussex +25 64 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Kent -4 32 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Buckinghamshire -52 25 £51,000 +2.00% 1
Middlesex +14 21 £47,500 -25.78% 2
West Sussex -25 20 £45,000 - 3
Sussex +19 9 £47,500 +58.33%
Isle of Wight - 5 £35,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title.

1 819 (54.60%) JavaScript
2 760 (50.67%) HTML
3 712 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
4 670 (44.67%) CSS
5 551 (36.73%) .NET
6 541 (36.07%) C#
7 538 (35.87%) MVC
8 534 (35.60%) Java
9 512 (34.13%) SQL
10 443 (29.53%) SQL Server
11 423 (28.20%) jQuery
12 413 (27.53%) ASP.NET
13 371 (24.73%) OO
14 341 (22.73%) Web Services
15 299 (19.93%) TDD
16 298 (19.87%) MySQL
17 296 (19.73%) XML
18 282 (18.80%) PHP
19 277 (18.47%) Microsoft
20 271 (18.07%) Git (software)
21 262 (17.47%) Software Engineering
22 246 (16.40%) Scrum
23 233 (15.53%) HTML5
24 218 (14.53%) Spring
25 205 (13.67%) Degree
26 194 (12.93%) J2EE
27 192 (12.80%) Linux
28 191 (12.73%) Subversion
29 190 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
30 189 (12.60%) Mentoring

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 108 (7.20%) Tomcat
2 94 (6.27%) Apache
3 75 (5.00%) CMS
4 72 (4.80%) Node.js
5 70 (4.67%) IIS
6 49 (3.27%) SharePoint
7 44 (2.93%) WebLogic
8 42 (2.80%) JBoss
9 36 (2.40%) WordPress
10 35 (2.33%) nginx
11 33 (2.20%) Confluence
12 30 (2.00%) Umbraco
13 23 (1.53%) WebSphere
14 20 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
16 15 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
17 14 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
18 13 (0.87%) Drupal
19 12 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
20 11 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 133 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.33%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.27%) InDesign
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.067%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (0.60%) INSURE/90
2 9 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 8 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.47%) Magento
5 6 (0.40%) Cognos Planning
6 5 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.27%) Maximo
7 4 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.27%) Remedy AR System
8 3 (0.20%) ProductWriter
8 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.067%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.60%) SaaS
3 20 (1.33%) PaaS
4 17 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.67%) GitHub
6 6 (0.40%) Heroku
7 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.20%) Pure360
8 2 (0.13%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.067%) Trello
9 1 (0.067%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.067%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.067%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.07%) Internet
2 32 (2.13%) HTTP
3 13 (0.87%) Intranet
4 12 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.40%) DNS
6 5 (0.33%) DHCP
6 5 (0.33%) Wireless
7 3 (0.20%) 3G
7 3 (0.20%) GPRS
7 3 (0.20%) LAN
7 3 (0.20%) PSTN
7 3 (0.20%) WAN
8 2 (0.13%) FTP
8 2 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.067%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.067%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.067%) Firewall
9 1 (0.067%) Extranet
9 1 (0.067%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.067%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (29.53%) SQL Server
2 298 (19.87%) MySQL
3 95 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 83 (5.53%) MongoDB
5 82 (5.47%) NoSQL
6 73 (4.87%) Big Data
7 57 (3.80%) Relational Database
8 56 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 51 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 44 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 44 (2.93%) Oracle Database
11 40 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
12 34 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
13 28 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (1.53%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.53%) RavenDB
16 19 (1.27%) Hadoop
16 19 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
17 18 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 271 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 191 (12.73%) Subversion
3 116 (7.73%) Visual Studio
4 84 (5.60%) JIRA
5 82 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 81 (5.40%) JUnit
7 68 (4.53%) Maven
8 61 (4.07%) Jenkins
9 59 (3.93%) Eclipse
10 40 (2.67%) Ant
10 40 (2.67%) NUnit
11 30 (2.00%) PHPUnit
11 30 (2.00%) Hudson
12 27 (1.80%) TeamCity
13 21 (1.40%) Rhino Mocks
14 20 (1.33%) ReSharper
15 17 (1.13%) Selenium
15 17 (1.13%) Cucumber
16 16 (1.07%) Moq
16 16 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 169 (11.27%) Finance
2 79 (5.27%) Marketing
3 66 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 51 (3.40%) Retail
5 50 (3.33%) Banking
6 37 (2.47%) Publishing
7 27 (1.80%) Automotive
8 21 (1.40%) Advertising
9 19 (1.27%) Aerospace
10 17 (1.13%) Back Office
11 11 (0.73%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.67%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.53%) Legal
14 4 (0.27%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.27%) Electronics
14 4 (0.27%) Front Office
15 3 (0.20%) Interactive Media
15 3 (0.20%) French Language
16 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 760 (50.67%) HTML
2 670 (44.67%) CSS
3 551 (36.73%) .NET
4 423 (28.20%) jQuery
5 413 (27.53%) ASP.NET
6 341 (22.73%) Web Services
7 296 (19.73%) XML
8 233 (15.53%) HTML5
9 218 (14.53%) Spring
10 194 (12.93%) J2EE
11 190 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 184 (12.27%) Ajax
13 161 (10.73%) CSS3
14 155 (10.33%) .NET Framework
15 142 (9.47%) Hibernate
16 133 (8.87%) WCF
17 110 (7.33%) SOAP
17 110 (7.33%) REST
18 107 (7.13%) AngularJS
19 103 (6.87%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 176 (11.73%) Computer Science
2 110 (7.33%) Mobile App
3 99 (6.60%) User Experience
4 73 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (4.80%) Open Source
6 56 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (2.40%) Clustering
8 23 (1.53%) Social Media
9 18 (1.20%) Animation
10 17 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.13%) iPad
11 16 (1.07%) N-Tier
12 15 (1.00%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.00%) W3C
13 14 (0.93%) Mathematics
14 13 (0.87%) Data Integration
15 12 (0.80%) Kindle
16 9 (0.60%) Algorithms
17 8 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
18 7 (0.47%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 192 (12.80%) Linux
2 102 (6.80%) Windows
3 97 (6.47%) UNIX
4 90 (6.00%) Apple iOS
5 53 (3.53%) Android
6 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.40%) Solaris
6 6 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.20%) webOS
8 3 (0.20%) CentOS
8 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.20%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.20%) Fedora
8 3 (0.20%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.067%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 712 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 538 (35.87%) MVC
3 371 (24.73%) OO
4 299 (19.93%) TDD
5 262 (17.47%) Software Engineering
6 246 (16.40%) Scrum
7 189 (12.60%) Mentoring
8 176 (11.73%) OOP
9 154 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
10 139 (9.27%) Web Development
11 132 (8.80%) E-Commerce
12 113 (7.53%) BDD
13 102 (6.80%) Unit Testing
14 94 (6.27%) SOA
15 81 (5.40%) OOD
16 53 (3.53%) UML
17 50 (3.33%) Data Modelling
18 47 (3.13%) iOS Development
19 46 (3.07%) OO PHP
20 44 (2.93%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 819 (54.60%) JavaScript
2 541 (36.07%) C#
3 534 (35.60%) Java
4 512 (34.13%) SQL
5 282 (18.80%) PHP
6 116 (7.73%) C++
7 102 (6.80%) T-SQL
8 87 (5.80%) VB.NET
9 76 (5.07%) Python
10 75 (5.00%) PHP5
11 72 (4.80%) Ruby
12 65 (4.33%) Objective-C
13 54 (3.60%) PL/SQL
14 51 (3.40%) VB
15 50 (3.33%) Perl
16 49 (3.27%) C
17 30 (2.00%) VB6
18 28 (1.87%) Groovy
19 26 (1.73%) Scala
20 23 (1.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 205 (13.67%) Degree
2 29 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (1.07%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.47%) PhD
5 6 (0.40%) OCPJP
5 6 (0.40%) OCMJD
6 5 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.33%) MCSE
7 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.13%) MCTS
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.13%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.13%) MCP
7 2 (0.13%) MCAD
7 2 (0.13%) MCSD
8 1 (0.067%) HNC
8 1 (0.067%) HND
8 1 (0.067%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (3.93%) QA
2 15 (1.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.20%) GAMP
4 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.47%) Varnish
3 5 (0.33%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.20%) HDFS
4 3 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.33%) Capistrano
2 5 (0.33%) Puppet
2 5 (0.33%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.067%) Nagios
Vendors
1 277 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 173 (11.53%) Oracle
3 51 (3.40%) Zend
4 31 (2.07%) Sencha
5 26 (1.73%) Google
6 24 (1.60%) Twitter
7 19 (1.27%) IBM
7 19 (1.27%) Adobe
8 18 (1.20%) Endeca
8 18 (1.20%) Sitecore
9 17 (1.13%) Cognos
9 17 (1.13%) Xamarin
10 16 (1.07%) hybris
10 16 (1.07%) Telerik
11 15 (1.00%) SAP
11 15 (1.00%) Informatica
11 15 (1.00%) EPiServer
12 13 (0.87%) Facebook
12 13 (0.87%) RedPrairie
13 10 (0.67%) Sun
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + BUPA + More
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 48-55k
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago