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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 51 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 967 890 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.01% 4.11% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.18% 4.24% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 916 796 903
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
18683 20977 23022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.91% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15929 16781 18412
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +47 236 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Surrey +13 213 £55,000 +4.76% 30
Berkshire +4 179 £55,000 - 14
Buckinghamshire +51 88 £47,500 +2.70% 11
Oxfordshire -13 86 £55,000 +22.22% 8
West Sussex -4 73 £53,000 +6.00% 2
East Sussex +2 62 £45,000 -6.25% 6
Kent -21 38 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Middlesex +3 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1053 (52.97%) JavaScript
2 927 (46.63%) C#
3 921 (46.33%) HTML
4 880 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
5 872 (43.86%) .NET
6 809 (40.69%) SQL
7 786 (39.54%) CSS
8 654 (32.90%) SQL Server
9 598 (30.08%) Java
10 593 (29.83%) MVC
11 541 (27.21%) ASP.NET
12 472 (23.74%) jQuery
13 419 (21.08%) XML
14 385 (19.37%) Finance
15 373 (18.76%) TDD
16 352 (17.71%) OO
17 351 (17.66%) Web Services
18 324 (16.30%) ASP.NET MVC
19 313 (15.74%) Oracle
20 312 (15.69%) AngularJS
21 307 (15.44%) Scrum
22 303 (15.24%) Degree
23 302 (15.19%) Web Development
24 293 (14.74%) Linux
25 292 (14.69%) Spring
26 284 (14.29%) HTML5
27 274 (13.78%) Microsoft
28 247 (12.42%) Git (software)
29 240 (12.07%) Software Engineering
30 234 (11.77%) MySQL

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
1 125 (6.29%) Tomcat
2 93 (4.68%) Node.js
3 87 (4.38%) Apache
4 65 (3.27%) JBoss
5 59 (2.97%) CMS
6 52 (2.62%) WebSphere
7 45 (2.26%) WebLogic
8 37 (1.86%) Umbraco
9 27 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
10 26 (1.31%) nginx
11 23 (1.16%) Jetty
11 23 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (0.86%) Apache Solr
12 17 (0.86%) IIS
12 17 (0.86%) WordPress
13 15 (0.75%) OpenEdge
14 14 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.65%) Drupal
16 12 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 144 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.56%) MS Office
3 18 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (0.65%) Magento
4 13 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
7 5 (0.25%) TIBCO iProcess
8 4 (0.20%) BASE24
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.10%) Infor M3
11 1 (0.050%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.050%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.050%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 1 (0.050%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.050%) Oracle Receivables
11 1 (0.050%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 72 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (3.47%) SaaS
3 59 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (0.75%) Force.com
6 11 (0.55%) Bluemix
7 7 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
8 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
9 4 (0.20%) GitHub
10 3 (0.15%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.15%) Google Drive
10 3 (0.15%) Office 365
10 3 (0.15%) PaaS
11 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.050%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.050%) Firebase
12 1 (0.050%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.47%) HTTP
2 58 (2.92%) Internet
3 38 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.45%) DNS
5 8 (0.40%) ATM
5 8 (0.40%) CTI
6 6 (0.30%) Intranet
7 4 (0.20%) Extranet
7 4 (0.20%) SSL
8 3 (0.15%) SMTP
9 2 (0.10%) 3G
9 2 (0.10%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.10%) Firewall
9 2 (0.10%) GPRS
9 2 (0.10%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.10%) SMS
9 2 (0.10%) VLAN
9 2 (0.10%) VPN
10 1 (0.050%) Skype
10 1 (0.050%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 654 (32.90%) SQL Server
2 234 (11.77%) MySQL
3 133 (6.69%) Relational Database
4 132 (6.64%) Oracle Database
5 116 (5.84%) NoSQL
6 109 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 87 (4.38%) Big Data
8 81 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
9 76 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 74 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 73 (3.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 73 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 65 (3.27%) RDBMS
13 59 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
14 58 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 40 (2.01%) Oracle Database 12c
16 36 (1.81%) QlikView
17 31 (1.56%) MongoDB
17 31 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
18 29 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 247 (12.42%) Git (software)
2 207 (10.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 164 (8.25%) Subversion
4 145 (7.29%) Visual Studio
5 112 (5.63%) JUnit
6 99 (4.98%) Jenkins
7 85 (4.28%) Maven
8 82 (4.12%) Eclipse
9 67 (3.37%) NUnit
10 55 (2.77%) JIRA
11 50 (2.52%) Ant
12 41 (2.06%) TeamCity
13 33 (1.66%) TestNG
14 32 (1.61%) ProC
15 26 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
16 25 (1.26%) MSTest
17 24 (1.21%) Selenium
17 24 (1.21%) Toad
18 21 (1.06%) Gradle
18 21 (1.06%) Mockito
General
1 385 (19.37%) Finance
2 79 (3.97%) Telecoms
3 72 (3.62%) Retail
4 67 (3.37%) Banking
5 59 (2.97%) Marketing
6 28 (1.41%) Games
7 22 (1.11%) Advertising
8 19 (0.96%) Automotive
8 19 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.55%) Aerospace
11 11 (0.55%) Back Office
11 11 (0.55%) Electronics
12 8 (0.40%) Law
13 7 (0.35%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.25%) Legal
16 4 (0.20%) Publishing
17 3 (0.15%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 921 (46.33%) HTML
2 872 (43.86%) .NET
3 786 (39.54%) CSS
4 541 (27.21%) ASP.NET
5 472 (23.74%) jQuery
6 419 (21.08%) XML
7 351 (17.66%) Web Services
8 324 (16.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 312 (15.69%) AngularJS
10 292 (14.69%) Spring
11 284 (14.29%) HTML5
12 217 (10.92%) CSS3
13 201 (10.11%) WCF
14 199 (10.01%) .NET Framework
15 191 (9.61%) Ajax
16 176 (8.85%) J2EE
17 165 (8.30%) RESTful
18 161 (8.10%) Hibernate
19 151 (7.60%) JSON
20 140 (7.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 178 (8.95%) Computer Science
2 92 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
3 84 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (4.02%) Mathematics
5 68 (3.42%) User Experience
6 46 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 45 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 45 (2.26%) N-Tier
8 42 (2.11%) iPad
9 28 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
10 27 (1.36%) Visualisation
11 24 (1.21%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.16%) Data Integration
13 18 (0.91%) Driving Licence
13 18 (0.91%) Reinsurance
14 17 (0.86%) Social Media
15 16 (0.80%) Data Structures
16 15 (0.75%) SWIFT
17 14 (0.70%) Clustering
18 10 (0.50%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 293 (14.74%) Linux
2 208 (10.46%) Windows
3 135 (6.79%) Unix
4 72 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 62 (3.12%) Android
6 20 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 18 (0.91%) AIX
8 15 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.70%) Solaris
10 13 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (0.40%) CentOS
13 8 (0.40%) Debian
14 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.15%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 880 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 593 (29.83%) MVC
3 373 (18.76%) TDD
4 352 (17.71%) OO
5 307 (15.44%) Scrum
6 302 (15.19%) Web Development
7 240 (12.07%) Software Engineering
8 232 (11.67%) Unit Testing
9 219 (11.02%) SDLC
10 203 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
11 172 (8.65%) Mentoring
12 152 (7.65%) OOP
13 132 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
14 124 (6.24%) Front End Development
15 119 (5.99%) E-Commerce
16 111 (5.58%) BDD
16 111 (5.58%) UML
17 104 (5.23%) OOD
18 90 (4.53%) SOA
19 89 (4.48%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1053 (52.97%) JavaScript
2 927 (46.63%) C#
3 809 (40.69%) SQL
4 598 (30.08%) Java
5 219 (11.02%) C++
6 210 (10.56%) PHP
7 191 (9.61%) T-SQL
8 122 (6.14%) PL/SQL
9 91 (4.58%) Python
10 86 (4.33%) VB.NET
11 54 (2.72%) Ruby
12 51 (2.57%) C
13 47 (2.36%) Perl
14 42 (2.11%) PHP 5
15 39 (1.96%) Scala
16 35 (1.76%) TypeScript
17 30 (1.51%) Bash Shell
18 29 (1.46%) VB
19 24 (1.21%) Apex Code
20 21 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 303 (15.24%) Degree
2 29 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.50%) Sun Certification
4 6 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (0.30%) PhD
5 3 (0.15%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.10%) CCNP
6 2 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.10%) ISEB
6 2 (0.10%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.10%) MySQL Certification
6 2 (0.10%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.050%) MCAD
7 1 (0.050%) MCP
7 1 (0.050%) MCSD
7 1 (0.050%) OCA
7 1 (0.050%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.050%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.67%) QA
2 15 (0.75%) SEPA
3 8 (0.40%) GAMP
3 8 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 5 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.050%) SLA
6 1 (0.050%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (0.75%) HDFS
2 4 (0.20%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.10%) Docker
4 2 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.050%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 10 (0.50%) logstash
2 7 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.35%) Puppet
2 7 (0.35%) StatsD
2 7 (0.35%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (0.20%) Oozie
4 3 (0.15%) Kibana
4 3 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.10%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.050%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.050%) Control-M
Vendors
1 313 (15.74%) Oracle
2 274 (13.78%) Microsoft
3 38 (1.91%) Google
3 38 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
4 33 (1.66%) IBM
4 33 (1.66%) Sitecore
4 33 (1.66%) Tableau
5 32 (1.61%) Zend
6 27 (1.36%) hybris
7 24 (1.21%) Cognos
8 22 (1.11%) Twitter
9 20 (1.01%) SAP
10 19 (0.96%) Ab Initio
10 19 (0.96%) Software AG
10 19 (0.96%) webMethods
11 18 (0.91%) TOWER Software
12 16 (0.80%) Progress
13 14 (0.70%) Telerik
14 13 (0.65%) Hyperion
15 12 (0.60%) BT
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Salary: £29,900 - £31,808 (Software Developers) or £37,213 - £40,014 (Senior S
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Extensive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
GCS
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Relocation Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Stratospherec
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Benefits & Bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago