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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 63 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 879 1000 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.13% 4.25% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 4.48% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 790 894 801
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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
20191 22325 21425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.95% 94.83% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16176 17922 17686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
Berkshire +23 202 £55,000 +7.31% 14
Surrey -17 175 £52,500 -4.54% 20
Hampshire -9 127 £44,500 -1.11% 20
Oxfordshire +1 119 £45,000 - 14
East Sussex +2 81 £48,000 +15.66% 4
West Sussex +21 67 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Buckinghamshire -29 49 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Kent +29 48 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Middlesex +10 7 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Sussex - 7 £50,000 - 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 887 (54.18%) JavaScript
2 772 (47.16%) HTML
3 748 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
4 699 (42.70%) CSS
5 693 (42.33%) C#
6 684 (41.78%) .NET
7 639 (39.03%) MVC
8 549 (33.54%) SQL Server
9 536 (32.74%) Java
10 515 (31.46%) ASP.NET
11 501 (30.60%) SQL
12 456 (27.86%) jQuery
13 415 (25.35%) Web Services
14 413 (25.23%) OO
15 375 (22.91%) TDD
16 331 (20.22%) XML
17 304 (18.57%) HTML5
18 303 (18.51%) Git (software)
19 300 (18.33%) Scrum
20 295 (18.02%) Spring
21 289 (17.65%) MySQL
22 271 (16.55%) Microsoft
23 267 (16.31%) PHP
24 261 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
25 252 (15.39%) Finance
26 238 (14.54%) .NET Framework
27 235 (14.36%) Subversion
28 229 (13.99%) Linux
29 220 (13.44%) CSS3
30 216 (13.19%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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
1 138 (8.43%) Tomcat
2 125 (7.64%) Apache
3 82 (5.01%) Node.js
4 66 (4.03%) JBoss
5 63 (3.85%) IIS
6 55 (3.36%) CMS
7 44 (2.69%) WebSphere
8 41 (2.50%) WordPress
9 39 (2.38%) WebLogic
10 27 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (1.47%) SharePoint
12 23 (1.41%) nginx
13 22 (1.34%) Drupal
14 21 (1.28%) Jetty
15 17 (1.04%) Umbraco
15 17 (1.04%) Apache Solr
16 16 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
17 15 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
17 15 (0.92%) Confluence
18 13 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 152 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.37%) InDesign
6 4 (0.24%) MS Office
7 3 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.061%) Quicktime
8 1 (0.061%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.061%) Mingle
8 1 (0.061%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 9 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.43%) Magento
4 5 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.061%) Maximo
6 1 (0.061%) Line 100
6 1 (0.061%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.061%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 60 (3.67%) SaaS
2 53 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.67%) PaaS
5 10 (0.61%) Force.com
6 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.18%) GitHub
7 3 (0.18%) Heroku
7 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.061%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.38%) Internet
2 35 (2.14%) HTTP
3 12 (0.73%) DNS
4 11 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.61%) DHCP
6 6 (0.37%) AMQP
7 3 (0.18%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.18%) Broadband
8 2 (0.12%) Intranet
8 2 (0.12%) DAB
8 2 (0.12%) SSH
9 1 (0.061%) RTSP
9 1 (0.061%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.061%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.061%) LAN
9 1 (0.061%) SMTP
9 1 (0.061%) RTP
9 1 (0.061%) Firewall
9 1 (0.061%) Skype
9 1 (0.061%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 549 (33.54%) SQL Server
2 289 (17.65%) MySQL
3 106 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 94 (5.74%) NoSQL
5 85 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 85 (5.19%) Relational Database
6 77 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 71 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 49 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 48 (2.93%) Oracle Database
10 44 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
11 42 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
12 41 (2.50%) Big Data
13 37 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (2.14%) CouchDB
15 31 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (1.83%) RDBMS
17 26 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
18 25 (1.53%) Hadoop
19 24 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 303 (18.51%) Git (software)
2 235 (14.36%) Subversion
3 144 (8.80%) Maven
4 140 (8.55%) Visual Studio
5 118 (7.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 112 (6.84%) Jenkins
7 105 (6.41%) Eclipse
8 97 (5.93%) Ant
9 95 (5.80%) JUnit
10 79 (4.83%) JIRA
11 49 (2.99%) NUnit
12 43 (2.63%) ReSharper
12 43 (2.63%) PHPUnit
13 29 (1.77%) Mockito
14 21 (1.28%) Moq
15 20 (1.22%) Cucumber
16 19 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
17 16 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 14 (0.86%) Hudson
18 14 (0.86%) Grunt
General
1 252 (15.39%) Finance
2 83 (5.07%) Marketing
3 71 (4.34%) Telecoms
4 55 (3.36%) Banking
5 45 (2.75%) Retail
6 34 (2.08%) Automotive
7 23 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (1.28%) Advertising
9 17 (1.04%) Aerospace
10 15 (0.92%) Publishing
11 14 (0.86%) Back Office
12 12 (0.73%) Games
13 10 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.55%) Electronics
15 7 (0.43%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.24%) Military
16 4 (0.24%) Front Office
16 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.12%) German Language
17 2 (0.12%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 772 (47.16%) HTML
2 699 (42.70%) CSS
3 684 (41.78%) .NET
4 515 (31.46%) ASP.NET
5 456 (27.86%) jQuery
6 415 (25.35%) Web Services
7 331 (20.22%) XML
8 304 (18.57%) HTML5
9 295 (18.02%) Spring
10 261 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 238 (14.54%) .NET Framework
12 220 (13.44%) CSS3
13 216 (13.19%) J2EE
14 193 (11.79%) AngularJS
15 182 (11.12%) Ajax
16 180 (11.00%) WCF
17 168 (10.26%) Hibernate
18 160 (9.77%) JSON
19 148 (9.04%) Entity Framework
20 145 (8.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 177 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 106 (6.48%) User Experience
3 102 (6.23%) Mobile App
4 99 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (4.76%) Open Source
6 74 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (1.71%) Data Integration
8 22 (1.34%) N-Tier
9 21 (1.28%) Social Media
10 20 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 19 (1.16%) Client/Server
12 17 (1.04%) Clustering
12 17 (1.04%) Visualisation
13 16 (0.98%) Mathematics
14 15 (0.92%) GIS
15 14 (0.86%) Animation
16 12 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
16 12 (0.73%) Semantic Web
17 11 (0.67%) Life Science
17 11 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 229 (13.99%) Linux
2 148 (9.04%) Windows
3 94 (5.74%) Apple iOS
4 87 (5.31%) UNIX
5 79 (4.83%) Android
6 17 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.49%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.31%) Solaris
9 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.12%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.061%) Fedora
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.061%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 748 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (39.03%) MVC
3 413 (25.23%) OO
4 375 (22.91%) TDD
5 300 (18.33%) Scrum
6 211 (12.89%) Software Engineering
7 177 (10.81%) OOP
8 176 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
9 152 (9.29%) Unit Testing
10 138 (8.43%) Web Development
11 137 (8.37%) SOA
12 117 (7.15%) BDD
13 111 (6.78%) Mentoring
14 110 (6.72%) OOD
15 106 (6.48%) E-Commerce
16 98 (5.99%) UML
17 89 (5.44%) Multithreading
18 71 (4.34%) Software Architecture
19 69 (4.22%) Responsive Web Design
20 66 (4.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 887 (54.18%) JavaScript
2 693 (42.33%) C#
3 536 (32.74%) Java
4 501 (30.60%) SQL
5 267 (16.31%) PHP
6 118 (7.21%) C++
7 117 (7.15%) T-SQL
8 89 (5.44%) Python
9 88 (5.38%) VB.NET
10 82 (5.01%) Ruby
11 56 (3.42%) VB
12 45 (2.75%) Perl
13 40 (2.44%) Objective-C
14 38 (2.32%) PL/SQL
15 36 (2.20%) VB6
16 29 (1.77%) C
17 24 (1.47%) Scala
18 23 (1.41%) XPath
19 20 (1.22%) XQuery
20 17 (1.04%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 192 (11.73%) Degree
2 25 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (0.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.49%) OCPJP
4 8 (0.49%) OCMJD
5 7 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.31%) PhD
7 4 (0.24%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.24%) Siebel Certification
7 4 (0.24%) MCP
8 2 (0.12%) MCAD
8 2 (0.12%) MCSD
8 2 (0.12%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.061%) MOS
9 1 (0.061%) MCPD
9 1 (0.061%) MCTS
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.061%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.34%) QA
2 1 (0.061%) WCAG
2 1 (0.061%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.061%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.55%) iptables
3 8 (0.49%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.24%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.18%) Varnish
6 2 (0.12%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.061%) Firmware
7 1 (0.061%) Docker
7 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (0.67%) Vagrant
2 10 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.55%) Puppet
4 8 (0.49%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.24%) Ansible
6 2 (0.12%) SCCM
6 2 (0.12%) cPanel
6 2 (0.12%) Nagios
7 1 (0.061%) logstash
7 1 (0.061%) StatsD
7 1 (0.061%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 271 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 172 (10.51%) Oracle
3 79 (4.83%) Zend
4 33 (2.02%) Xamarin
5 31 (1.89%) IBM
6 23 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (1.41%) hybris
7 22 (1.34%) Google
8 21 (1.28%) Sencha
9 17 (1.04%) Endeca
9 17 (1.04%) Sitecore
10 16 (0.98%) Twitter
11 14 (0.86%) VMware
11 14 (0.86%) SAP
12 13 (0.79%) Adobe
12 13 (0.79%) Kony
13 12 (0.73%) iRise
14 11 (0.67%) Tableau
15 10 (0.61%) Sun
15 10 (0.61%) Informatica
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Asurance and medical
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-47k
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50 - £55 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35-40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago