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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 61 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 944 938 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.45% 4.08% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 4.30% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 823 862 782
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +26 221 £55,000 +13.40% 32
Surrey +1 197 £52,500 - 27
Hampshire +9 157 £45,000 - 26
Oxfordshire +11 120 £47,500 +5.55% 21
Buckinghamshire -18 78 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Kent +20 64 £50,000 +5.26% 7
East Sussex -12 60 £46,250 +11.44% 3
West Sussex +18 47 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Sussex - 4 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex +10 3 £43,000 -18.09%
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1028 (56.45%) JavaScript
2 881 (48.38%) HTML
3 863 (47.39%) .NET
4 848 (46.57%) C#
5 829 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
6 790 (43.38%) CSS
7 740 (40.64%) MVC
8 705 (38.71%) SQL Server
9 634 (34.82%) ASP.NET
10 588 (32.29%) SQL
11 584 (32.07%) jQuery
12 517 (28.39%) Java
13 423 (23.23%) TDD
14 390 (21.42%) XML
15 387 (21.25%) OO
16 382 (20.98%) HTML5
17 376 (20.65%) Web Services
18 365 (20.04%) Scrum
19 348 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC
20 329 (18.07%) Finance
21 314 (17.24%) MySQL
22 306 (16.80%) Git (software)
23 295 (16.20%) Microsoft
24 292 (16.04%) Spring
25 289 (15.87%) .NET Framework
26 277 (15.21%) PHP
27 253 (13.89%) Linux
28 242 (13.29%) CSS3
29 238 (13.07%) Subversion
30 230 (12.63%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (7.58%) Apache
2 119 (6.53%) Tomcat
3 97 (5.33%) CMS
4 80 (4.39%) Node.js
5 79 (4.34%) IIS
6 66 (3.62%) JBoss
7 60 (3.29%) WordPress
8 55 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
9 42 (2.31%) WebSphere
10 40 (2.20%) WebLogic
11 28 (1.54%) Drupal
12 27 (1.48%) Umbraco
13 26 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
14 24 (1.32%) SharePoint
15 23 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
16 20 (1.10%) Jetty
17 19 (1.04%) Apache Solr
18 16 (0.88%) Joomla!
19 13 (0.71%) Apache Pig
20 12 (0.66%) Kentico
Applications
1 180 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 15 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.38%) MS Office
5 7 (0.38%) PowerPivot
5 7 (0.38%) InDesign
6 4 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
7 3 (0.16%) Quicktime
8 2 (0.11%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.055%) MS Project
9 1 (0.055%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.16%) Magento
6 1 (0.055%) Maximo
6 1 (0.055%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.055%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.08%) SaaS
2 49 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.60%) Force.com
6 10 (0.55%) PaaS
7 7 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.055%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.055%) Heroku
8 1 (0.055%) GitHub
8 1 (0.055%) IaaS
8 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.20%) HTTP
2 31 (1.70%) Internet
3 21 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.38%) DNS
5 6 (0.33%) AMQP
6 5 (0.27%) Network Security
6 5 (0.27%) SMTP
7 3 (0.16%) DHCP
7 3 (0.16%) Broadband
7 3 (0.16%) RTP
7 3 (0.16%) Intranet
7 3 (0.16%) RTSP
8 2 (0.11%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.11%) SSL
8 2 (0.11%) SAN
8 2 (0.11%) DAB
8 2 (0.11%) SSH
9 1 (0.055%) LAN
9 1 (0.055%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.055%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 705 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 314 (17.24%) MySQL
3 123 (6.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 109 (5.99%) Relational Database
5 97 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 91 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 87 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 70 (3.84%) MongoDB
9 64 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 63 (3.46%) Oracle Database
11 55 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
12 51 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 50 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 48 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
15 47 (2.58%) Big Data
16 33 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
17 30 (1.65%) RDBMS
18 26 (1.43%) Hadoop
19 22 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
20 19 (1.04%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 306 (16.80%) Git (software)
2 238 (13.07%) Subversion
3 179 (9.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 151 (8.29%) Maven
5 147 (8.07%) Visual Studio
6 125 (6.86%) Eclipse
7 112 (6.15%) Jenkins
8 96 (5.27%) JIRA
9 93 (5.11%) Ant
10 76 (4.17%) JUnit
11 75 (4.12%) ReSharper
12 59 (3.24%) PHPUnit
13 55 (3.02%) NUnit
14 27 (1.48%) Selenium
15 26 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 26 (1.43%) Moq
16 24 (1.32%) Mockito
17 19 (1.04%) Hudson
18 18 (0.99%) Cucumber
19 17 (0.93%) Grunt
General
1 329 (18.07%) Finance
2 93 (5.11%) Marketing
3 90 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 69 (3.79%) Retail
5 67 (3.68%) Banking
6 43 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 40 (2.20%) Automotive
8 27 (1.48%) Aerospace
9 20 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.04%) Advertising
10 19 (1.04%) Back Office
11 17 (0.93%) Games
12 14 (0.77%) Publishing
13 12 (0.66%) Legal
14 11 (0.60%) Electronics
15 5 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.27%) Front Office
16 4 (0.22%) Military
16 4 (0.22%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 881 (48.38%) HTML
2 863 (47.39%) .NET
3 790 (43.38%) CSS
4 634 (34.82%) ASP.NET
5 584 (32.07%) jQuery
6 390 (21.42%) XML
7 382 (20.98%) HTML5
8 376 (20.65%) Web Services
9 348 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 292 (16.04%) Spring
11 289 (15.87%) .NET Framework
12 242 (13.29%) CSS3
13 222 (12.19%) J2EE
14 214 (11.75%) Ajax
15 205 (11.26%) WCF
15 205 (11.26%) AngularJS
16 186 (10.21%) Entity Framework
17 170 (9.34%) Hibernate
18 169 (9.28%) JSON
19 138 (7.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 174 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 128 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (5.77%) User Experience
4 82 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
5 78 (4.28%) Mobile App
6 42 (2.31%) Data Integration
7 33 (1.81%) N-Tier
8 22 (1.21%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.10%) W3C
9 20 (1.10%) Visualisation
10 18 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
10 18 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 18 (0.99%) Mathematics
11 17 (0.93%) Semantic Web
12 15 (0.82%) GIS
13 14 (0.77%) Social Media
14 12 (0.66%) Clustering
15 11 (0.60%) DTV
16 9 (0.49%) Web 2.0
16 9 (0.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 253 (13.89%) Linux
2 195 (10.71%) Windows
3 95 (5.22%) UNIX
4 79 (4.34%) Apple iOS
5 72 (3.95%) Android
6 13 (0.71%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.60%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.27%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.22%) Solaris
10 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.11%) Debian
13 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.055%) SUSE
13 1 (0.055%) CentOS
13 1 (0.055%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
2 740 (40.64%) MVC
3 423 (23.23%) TDD
4 387 (21.25%) OO
5 365 (20.04%) Scrum
6 204 (11.20%) Software Engineering
7 195 (10.71%) SDLC
8 180 (9.88%) Unit Testing
8 180 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
9 170 (9.34%) Web Development
10 161 (8.84%) OOP
11 126 (6.92%) SOA
11 126 (6.92%) BDD
12 125 (6.86%) OOD
13 117 (6.43%) UML
13 117 (6.43%) Mentoring
14 106 (5.82%) E-Commerce
15 98 (5.38%) Software Architecture
16 90 (4.94%) ETL
17 83 (4.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1028 (56.45%) JavaScript
2 848 (46.57%) C#
3 588 (32.29%) SQL
4 517 (28.39%) Java
5 277 (15.21%) PHP
6 152 (8.35%) T-SQL
7 125 (6.86%) VB.NET
8 117 (6.43%) C++
9 99 (5.44%) Python
10 83 (4.56%) Ruby
11 70 (3.84%) VB
12 42 (2.31%) C
13 41 (2.25%) PL/SQL
14 38 (2.09%) PHP5
15 37 (2.03%) VB6
15 37 (2.03%) Perl
16 33 (1.81%) Objective-C
17 27 (1.48%) Scala
18 24 (1.32%) AspectJ
19 20 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 230 (12.63%) Degree
2 18 (0.99%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.33%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.27%) Siebel Certification
7 4 (0.22%) MOS
7 4 (0.22%) OCPJWCD
7 4 (0.22%) OCPJP
7 4 (0.22%) OCMJD
8 2 (0.11%) CIMA
8 2 (0.11%) MCP
8 2 (0.11%) HND
9 1 (0.055%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.055%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.055%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.055%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.34%) QA
2 13 (0.71%) GAMP
3 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.055%) WCAG
4 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.22%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.22%) Docker
3 3 (0.16%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.11%) iptables
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.055%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.055%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (0.60%) Puppet
1 11 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.55%) Vagrant
2 10 (0.55%) Capistrano
3 8 (0.44%) Ansible
4 4 (0.22%) Nagios
4 4 (0.22%) SCCM
5 2 (0.11%) logstash
5 2 (0.11%) cPanel
5 2 (0.11%) StatsD
6 1 (0.055%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.055%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 295 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 203 (11.15%) Oracle
3 98 (5.38%) Zend
4 47 (2.58%) IBM
5 30 (1.65%) Google
6 29 (1.59%) Sitecore
7 21 (1.15%) Endeca
7 21 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (1.10%) VMware
9 19 (1.04%) Xamarin
10 18 (0.99%) Tableau
10 18 (0.99%) Adobe
11 17 (0.93%) Informatica
11 17 (0.93%) hybris
12 13 (0.71%) Sencha
12 13 (0.71%) Kony
12 13 (0.71%) SAP
13 11 (0.60%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.55%) iRise
14 10 (0.55%) Sybase
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Asurance and medical
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT People First
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NHS England
Salary: From £39,632 to £47,559 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 43-50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Datascope Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum +Amazing Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago