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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 67 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 850 740 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.76% 3.40% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 3.58% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 758 682 884
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -5 221 £52,500 +11.70% 20
Berkshire -11 141 £48,500 -7.61% 21
Hampshire +9 136 £45,000 - 15
East Sussex +15 109 £42,000 -1.17% 3
Buckinghamshire +17 86 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Oxfordshire +48 84 £48,500 +7.77% 10
Kent -6 45 £50,000 +2.04% 2
West Sussex -13 27 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Middlesex -11 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Isle of Wight - 2 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 953 (52.48%) JavaScript
2 904 (49.78%) .NET
3 861 (47.41%) HTML
4 821 (45.21%) C#
5 765 (42.13%) SQL
6 754 (41.52%) CSS
7 708 (38.99%) ASP.NET
8 671 (36.95%) SQL Server
9 610 (33.59%) MVC
10 591 (32.54%) Java
11 540 (29.74%) jQuery
12 420 (23.13%) OO
13 389 (21.42%) Agile Software Development
14 388 (21.37%) Microsoft
15 386 (21.26%) Web Services
16 371 (20.43%) XML
17 368 (20.26%) TDD
18 306 (16.85%) Scrum
19 292 (16.08%) HTML5
20 284 (15.64%) Finance
21 281 (15.47%) Software Engineering
22 277 (15.25%) WCF
23 274 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
24 258 (14.21%) Spring
25 251 (13.82%) Degree
26 233 (12.83%) PHP
26 233 (12.83%) MySQL
27 208 (11.45%) Ajax
28 200 (11.01%) CSS3
29 199 (10.96%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 120 (6.61%) IIS
2 117 (6.44%) Apache
3 106 (5.84%) Tomcat
4 68 (3.74%) Node.js
5 66 (3.63%) WebSphere
6 58 (3.19%) CMS
7 55 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 45 (2.48%) SharePoint
9 26 (1.43%) WordPress
10 25 (1.38%) Drupal
11 24 (1.32%) WebLogic
12 20 (1.10%) Umbraco
13 18 (0.99%) WebSphere Portal
13 18 (0.99%) WebSphere Process Server
13 18 (0.99%) FileNet
13 18 (0.99%) IBM Notes
14 17 (0.94%) Apache Solr
14 17 (0.94%) NServiceBus
15 12 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
15 12 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 191 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 60 (3.30%) Photoshop
3 26 (1.43%) MS Office
4 18 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.61%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.22%) MS Project
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.17%) InDesign
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.055%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.055%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 24 (1.32%) Magento
2 18 (0.99%) INSURE/90
3 14 (0.77%) Google Analytics
4 12 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.66%) Remedy AR System
5 8 (0.44%) WebTrends
6 7 (0.39%) Maximo
7 6 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.11%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.055%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (2.26%) SaaS
4 17 (0.94%) GitHub
5 12 (0.66%) Heroku
6 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.22%) PaaS
7 1 (0.055%) Office 365
7 1 (0.055%) Trello
7 1 (0.055%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.055%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.69%) Internet
2 66 (3.63%) HTTP
3 29 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.72%) Intranet
5 5 (0.28%) LDAP
6 4 (0.22%) UMTS
6 4 (0.22%) GSM
6 4 (0.22%) Extranet
7 3 (0.17%) Broadband
8 2 (0.11%) WAN
8 2 (0.11%) PSTN
8 2 (0.11%) FTP
8 2 (0.11%) GPRS
8 2 (0.11%) LAN
8 2 (0.11%) 3G
8 2 (0.11%) Wireless
9 1 (0.055%) SIGTRAN
9 1 (0.055%) SS7
9 1 (0.055%) SMPP
9 1 (0.055%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 671 (36.95%) SQL Server
2 233 (12.83%) MySQL
3 176 (9.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 116 (6.39%) Relational Database
5 92 (5.07%) NoSQL
6 80 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 78 (4.30%) Big Data
8 61 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 59 (3.25%) MongoDB
10 57 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 55 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 50 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 48 (2.64%) Oracle Database
14 47 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
15 44 (2.42%) RDBMS
16 32 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (1.27%) DB2
18 22 (1.21%) RavenDB
18 22 (1.21%) Hadoop
18 22 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 190 (10.46%) Git (software)
2 139 (7.65%) Subversion
3 136 (7.49%) Visual Studio
4 102 (5.62%) Eclipse
5 82 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 70 (3.85%) Ant
7 65 (3.58%) JUnit
8 60 (3.30%) Maven
9 54 (2.97%) Jenkins
10 37 (2.04%) JIRA
11 34 (1.87%) NUnit
12 25 (1.38%) Selenium
13 24 (1.32%) TeamCity
13 24 (1.32%) ReSharper
14 22 (1.21%) Jasmine
15 20 (1.10%) PHPUnit
16 18 (0.99%) Rational Application Developer
17 16 (0.88%) NCrunch
17 16 (0.88%) Mockito
18 12 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 284 (15.64%) Finance
2 74 (4.07%) Telecoms
3 71 (3.91%) Marketing
4 51 (2.81%) Retail
5 48 (2.64%) Banking
6 31 (1.71%) Publishing
7 22 (1.21%) Back Office
8 21 (1.16%) Advertising
9 15 (0.83%) Legal
10 13 (0.72%) Multimedia
10 13 (0.72%) Automotive
10 13 (0.72%) Front Office
11 10 (0.55%) Games
12 6 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.28%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.28%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.22%) Billing
15 3 (0.17%) Interactive Media
15 3 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 904 (49.78%) .NET
2 861 (47.41%) HTML
3 754 (41.52%) CSS
4 708 (38.99%) ASP.NET
5 540 (29.74%) jQuery
6 386 (21.26%) Web Services
7 371 (20.43%) XML
8 292 (16.08%) HTML5
9 277 (15.25%) WCF
10 274 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 258 (14.21%) Spring
12 208 (11.45%) Ajax
13 200 (11.01%) CSS3
14 199 (10.96%) .NET Framework
15 191 (10.52%) Hibernate
16 187 (10.30%) J2EE
17 138 (7.60%) WPF
18 124 (6.83%) JSON
19 115 (6.33%) JSP
20 112 (6.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 176 (9.69%) Computer Science
2 109 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 74 (4.07%) Open Source
4 53 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
5 52 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 48 (2.64%) Social Media
7 42 (2.31%) Mathematics
8 25 (1.38%) Clustering
9 23 (1.27%) iPad
10 22 (1.21%) N-Tier
11 21 (1.16%) W3C
12 20 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
12 20 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.99%) DataPower
13 18 (0.99%) Physics
14 16 (0.88%) Visualisation
15 13 (0.72%) iSeries
16 12 (0.66%) CMDB
17 11 (0.61%) Kindle
18 10 (0.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 187 (10.30%) Windows
2 174 (9.58%) Linux
3 75 (4.13%) Apple iOS
4 66 (3.63%) UNIX
5 56 (3.08%) Android
6 20 (1.10%) Windows Phone
7 16 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.33%) Solaris
9 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.28%) webOS
10 5 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.055%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.055%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (33.59%) MVC
2 420 (23.13%) OO
3 389 (21.42%) Agile Software Development
4 368 (20.26%) TDD
5 306 (16.85%) Scrum
6 281 (15.47%) Software Engineering
7 173 (9.53%) Web Development
8 171 (9.42%) E-Commerce
9 163 (8.98%) OOP
10 161 (8.87%) Unit Testing
11 147 (8.09%) BDD
12 115 (6.33%) OOD
13 114 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
14 109 (6.00%) SOA
15 84 (4.63%) SEO
16 72 (3.96%) UML
17 64 (3.52%) Project Management
18 60 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
18 60 (3.30%) Software Architecture
19 52 (2.86%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 953 (52.48%) JavaScript
2 821 (45.21%) C#
3 765 (42.13%) SQL
4 591 (32.54%) Java
5 233 (12.83%) PHP
6 125 (6.88%) VB.NET
7 118 (6.50%) T-SQL
8 113 (6.22%) C++
9 87 (4.79%) PHP5
10 67 (3.69%) VB
11 58 (3.19%) Python
12 49 (2.70%) C
13 43 (2.37%) PL/SQL
14 40 (2.20%) Objective-C
15 36 (1.98%) Ruby
15 36 (1.98%) VB6
16 35 (1.93%) Perl
17 26 (1.43%) Scala
18 20 (1.10%) VBScript
19 19 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 251 (13.82%) Degree
2 20 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.94%) Postgraduate
5 12 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.39%) MCP
7 6 (0.33%) MCAD
7 6 (0.33%) MCSD
7 6 (0.33%) HND
8 4 (0.22%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.22%) MCTS
9 3 (0.17%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.11%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.11%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.055%) OCPJWCD
11 1 (0.055%) CITP
11 1 (0.055%) MBCS
11 1 (0.055%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.055%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.48%) QA
2 40 (2.20%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.61%) WAI
4 5 (0.28%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.17%) GAMP
6 1 (0.055%) WCAG
6 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.055%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (0.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.055%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 388 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 194 (10.68%) Oracle
3 55 (3.03%) Google
4 52 (2.86%) JBoss
5 43 (2.37%) Adobe
5 43 (2.37%) hybris
6 36 (1.98%) IBM
7 34 (1.87%) Zend
8 23 (1.27%) ATG
8 23 (1.27%) Demandware
9 21 (1.16%) Remedy
10 19 (1.05%) Sencha
11 18 (0.99%) ILOG
11 18 (0.99%) Lotus
12 16 (0.88%) Xamarin
12 16 (0.88%) Red Gate
13 9 (0.50%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.44%) Sitecore
14 8 (0.44%) Tableau
14 8 (0.44%) Actuate
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & full benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sussex
Ballard Chalmers
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Packages
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago