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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 63 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 878 967 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.26% 4.22% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 4.45% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 791 876 774
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
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
19623 21752 21008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.22% 94.83% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15884 17666 17391
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 26 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 26 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 +26 203 £55,000 +4.76% 21
Surrey -9 181 £52,500 - 28
Hampshire +2 140 £45,000 - 20
Oxfordshire 0 111 £45,000 - 12
East Sussex -2 71 £46,500 +12.04% 4
West Sussex +15 63 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Buckinghamshire -24 62 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Kent +18 45 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Sussex - 8 £50,000 -
Middlesex +11 4 £52,500 - 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 904 (54.49%) JavaScript
2 796 (47.98%) HTML
3 754 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 732 (44.12%) C#
5 729 (43.94%) .NET
6 716 (43.16%) CSS
7 650 (39.18%) MVC
8 601 (36.23%) SQL Server
9 542 (32.67%) ASP.NET
10 519 (31.28%) SQL
11 514 (30.98%) Java
12 485 (29.23%) jQuery
13 407 (24.53%) OO
14 393 (23.69%) Web Services
15 386 (23.27%) TDD
16 344 (20.74%) XML
17 316 (19.05%) HTML5
18 309 (18.63%) Scrum
19 294 (17.72%) MySQL
20 293 (17.66%) Git (software)
21 292 (17.60%) Spring
22 274 (16.52%) Finance
22 274 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC
23 273 (16.46%) Microsoft
24 269 (16.21%) PHP
25 250 (15.07%) .NET Framework
26 231 (13.92%) Subversion
26 231 (13.92%) Linux
27 223 (13.44%) CSS3
28 213 (12.84%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 26 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
1 134 (8.08%) Apache
2 128 (7.72%) Tomcat
3 78 (4.70%) Node.js
4 65 (3.92%) IIS
4 65 (3.92%) CMS
5 61 (3.68%) JBoss
6 46 (2.77%) WordPress
7 43 (2.59%) WebLogic
7 43 (2.59%) WebSphere
8 36 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
9 23 (1.39%) Drupal
10 22 (1.33%) SharePoint
11 20 (1.21%) Jetty
11 20 (1.21%) Umbraco
12 19 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
13 17 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (1.02%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.96%) nginx
15 14 (0.84%) Apache Pig
15 14 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 158 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.48%) InDesign
6 7 (0.42%) MS Office
7 5 (0.30%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.18%) Quicktime
8 3 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.060%) Mingle
9 1 (0.060%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.30%) Magento
3 5 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.060%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.060%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.060%) Line 100
5 1 (0.060%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 59 (3.56%) SaaS
2 45 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.60%) PaaS
4 10 (0.60%) Force.com
5 9 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.060%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.060%) Heroku
7 1 (0.060%) GitHub
7 1 (0.060%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.23%) Internet
2 35 (2.11%) HTTP
3 15 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.72%) DNS
5 9 (0.54%) DHCP
6 6 (0.36%) AMQP
7 3 (0.18%) Intranet
7 3 (0.18%) RTSP
7 3 (0.18%) RTP
7 3 (0.18%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.18%) Broadband
8 2 (0.12%) SMTP
8 2 (0.12%) DAB
8 2 (0.12%) SSH
9 1 (0.060%) Skype
9 1 (0.060%) LAN
9 1 (0.060%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 601 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 294 (17.72%) MySQL
3 112 (6.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 92 (5.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 90 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 89 (5.36%) NoSQL
7 84 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 75 (4.52%) MongoDB
9 54 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 52 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
10 52 (3.13%) Oracle Database
11 49 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 43 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
13 41 (2.47%) Big Data
14 37 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (1.75%) Hadoop
16 28 (1.69%) RDBMS
17 27 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
17 27 (1.63%) CouchDB
18 24 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 293 (17.66%) Git (software)
2 231 (13.92%) Subversion
3 144 (8.68%) Maven
4 139 (8.38%) Visual Studio
4 139 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 115 (6.93%) Jenkins
6 109 (6.57%) Eclipse
7 93 (5.61%) Ant
8 87 (5.24%) JUnit
9 81 (4.88%) JIRA
10 54 (3.25%) ReSharper
11 53 (3.19%) PHPUnit
12 51 (3.07%) NUnit
13 27 (1.63%) Mockito
14 23 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 22 (1.33%) Moq
16 17 (1.02%) Cucumber
16 17 (1.02%) Grunt
17 16 (0.96%) Selenium
18 15 (0.90%) Hudson
General
1 274 (16.52%) Finance
2 84 (5.06%) Marketing
3 77 (4.64%) Telecoms
4 59 (3.56%) Banking
5 51 (3.07%) Retail
6 34 (2.05%) Automotive
7 31 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (1.15%) Aerospace
8 19 (1.15%) Advertising
9 14 (0.84%) Games
10 13 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.78%) Back Office
11 12 (0.72%) Publishing
12 11 (0.66%) Electronics
13 5 (0.30%) Front Office
14 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.24%) Military
14 4 (0.24%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.12%) Local Government
15 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 796 (47.98%) HTML
2 729 (43.94%) .NET
3 716 (43.16%) CSS
4 542 (32.67%) ASP.NET
5 485 (29.23%) jQuery
6 393 (23.69%) Web Services
7 344 (20.74%) XML
8 316 (19.05%) HTML5
9 292 (17.60%) Spring
10 274 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 250 (15.07%) .NET Framework
12 223 (13.44%) CSS3
13 213 (12.84%) J2EE
14 194 (11.69%) WCF
15 190 (11.45%) AngularJS
16 184 (11.09%) Ajax
17 160 (9.64%) Hibernate
18 159 (9.58%) JSON
19 157 (9.46%) Entity Framework
20 139 (8.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 169 (10.19%) Computer Science
2 107 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 101 (6.09%) User Experience
4 89 (5.36%) Mobile App
5 75 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (2.17%) Data Integration
7 25 (1.51%) N-Tier
8 21 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 21 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 19 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 19 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 17 (1.02%) Clustering
11 16 (0.96%) GIS
11 16 (0.96%) Social Media
12 12 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
13 11 (0.66%) Semantic Web
14 10 (0.60%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.60%) DTV
14 10 (0.60%) Animation
15 9 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 231 (13.92%) Linux
2 166 (10.01%) Windows
3 89 (5.36%) UNIX
4 81 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 74 (4.46%) Android
6 17 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.36%) Solaris
8 5 (0.30%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.060%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.060%) Debian
12 1 (0.060%) Fedora
12 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 650 (39.18%) MVC
3 407 (24.53%) OO
4 386 (23.27%) TDD
5 309 (18.63%) Scrum
6 208 (12.54%) Software Engineering
7 174 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
8 167 (10.07%) SDLC
9 165 (9.95%) OOP
10 159 (9.58%) Unit Testing
11 149 (8.98%) Web Development
12 128 (7.72%) SOA
13 119 (7.17%) BDD
14 115 (6.93%) OOD
15 107 (6.45%) UML
16 97 (5.85%) Mentoring
17 96 (5.79%) E-Commerce
18 87 (5.24%) Multithreading
19 80 (4.82%) Software Architecture
20 77 (4.64%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 904 (54.49%) JavaScript
2 732 (44.12%) C#
3 519 (31.28%) SQL
4 514 (30.98%) Java
5 269 (16.21%) PHP
6 136 (8.20%) T-SQL
7 124 (7.47%) C++
8 96 (5.79%) Python
9 94 (5.67%) VB.NET
10 79 (4.76%) Ruby
11 59 (3.56%) VB
12 38 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 38 (2.29%) Perl
13 35 (2.11%) VB6
14 34 (2.05%) Objective-C
15 33 (1.99%) C
16 24 (1.45%) Scala
17 22 (1.33%) PHP5
18 20 (1.21%) AspectJ
18 20 (1.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 199 (12.00%) Degree
2 17 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.42%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.42%) OCPJP
4 7 (0.42%) OCMJD
5 5 (0.30%) Siebel Certification
5 5 (0.30%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.24%) MCP
7 3 (0.18%) MOS
7 3 (0.18%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.12%) PhD
9 1 (0.060%) IC3 Certification
9 1 (0.060%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.060%) MCAD
9 1 (0.060%) MCSD
9 1 (0.060%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.060%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.28%) QA
2 4 (0.24%) GAMP
3 1 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.060%) WCAG
3 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.48%) iptables
3 7 (0.42%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.24%) Docker
4 4 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.060%) Firmware
6 1 (0.060%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (0.84%) Vagrant
2 11 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.66%) Puppet
3 7 (0.42%) Capistrano
3 7 (0.42%) Ansible
4 4 (0.24%) SCCM
5 2 (0.12%) Nagios
5 2 (0.12%) logstash
5 2 (0.12%) cPanel
5 2 (0.12%) StatsD
6 1 (0.060%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 273 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 180 (10.85%) Oracle
3 93 (5.61%) Zend
4 37 (2.23%) IBM
5 24 (1.45%) Xamarin
6 21 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (1.21%) Google
7 20 (1.21%) Sitecore
8 19 (1.15%) hybris
9 18 (1.08%) Adobe
10 17 (1.02%) VMware
11 16 (0.96%) Endeca
12 15 (0.90%) Sencha
13 14 (0.84%) Tableau
13 14 (0.84%) Informatica
14 13 (0.78%) SAP
14 13 (0.78%) Kony
15 12 (0.72%) iRise
16 10 (0.60%) Twitter
16 10 (0.60%) Sybase
Guildford, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £45,000 to £46,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £43887 per annum + Neg
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Hays IT
Salary: Generous Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bognor Regis, Sussex
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
D P Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Asurance and medical
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago