The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 56 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1034 859 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.30% 3.83% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 4.03% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 918 808 1018
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Developer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +1 264 £55,000 +22.22% 25
Oxfordshire +23 167 £45,000 -3.22% 23
Berkshire -2 165 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Hampshire +8 151 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Buckinghamshire -10 97 £50,000 - 7
East Sussex +9 78 £41,500 -7.77% 1
West Sussex +22 46 £45,000 - 4
Kent -5 35 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Middlesex +7 11 £60,000 +29.72%
Isle of Wight - 1 £40,000 - 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1039 (51.49%) .NET
2 967 (47.92%) C#
3 895 (44.35%) JavaScript
4 842 (41.72%) HTML
5 746 (36.97%) ASP.NET
6 745 (36.92%) CSS
7 743 (36.82%) SQL
8 738 (36.57%) SQL Server
9 618 (30.62%) Java
10 579 (28.69%) MVC
11 540 (26.76%) jQuery
12 426 (21.11%) Web Services
13 420 (20.81%) XML
14 417 (20.66%) TDD
15 406 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
16 364 (18.04%) OO
17 363 (17.99%) Microsoft
18 342 (16.95%) Finance
19 331 (16.40%) Scrum
20 326 (16.15%) WCF
21 304 (15.06%) Degree
22 298 (14.77%) Software Engineering
23 287 (14.22%) HTML5
24 267 (13.23%) Windows
25 260 (12.88%) Spring
26 256 (12.69%) Ajax
26 256 (12.69%) PHP
27 255 (12.64%) MySQL
28 244 (12.09%) .NET Framework
29 243 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 127 (6.29%) Apache
2 106 (5.25%) IIS
3 86 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 68 (3.37%) CMS
5 59 (2.92%) WebSphere
6 50 (2.48%) WordPress
7 41 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 34 (1.68%) Node.js
9 28 (1.39%) NServiceBus
10 27 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 26 (1.29%) WebLogic
12 19 (0.94%) Apache Solr
12 19 (0.94%) FileNet
13 18 (0.89%) WebSphere Process Server
13 18 (0.89%) IBM Notes
13 18 (0.89%) WebSphere Portal
14 16 (0.79%) Drupal
14 16 (0.79%) nginx
15 12 (0.59%) ExpressionEngine
15 12 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 179 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 44 (2.18%) Photoshop
3 43 (2.13%) MS Office
4 14 (0.69%) Fireworks
5 12 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.20%) MS Project
7 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (1.98%) Magento
2 14 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.64%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.20%) Maximo
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.15%) Exstream
9 2 (0.099%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.099%) Line 500
10 1 (0.050%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.050%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (2.68%) SaaS
2 48 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.79%) GitHub
5 7 (0.35%) Force.com
6 4 (0.20%) Heroku
7 1 (0.050%) Office 365
7 1 (0.050%) PaaS
7 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.050%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 86 (4.26%) Internet
2 67 (3.32%) HTTP
3 38 (1.88%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.59%) VoIP
5 4 (0.20%) Intranet
5 4 (0.20%) LDAP
5 4 (0.20%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.15%) Extranet
6 3 (0.15%) SAN
7 2 (0.099%) WLAN
7 2 (0.099%) WAN
7 2 (0.099%) LAN
7 2 (0.099%) VPN
8 1 (0.050%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (0.050%) PPP
8 1 (0.050%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.050%) UMTS
8 1 (0.050%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.050%) GSM
8 1 (0.050%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 738 (36.57%) SQL Server
2 255 (12.64%) MySQL
3 207 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 154 (7.63%) NoSQL
5 111 (5.50%) Relational Database
6 104 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 67 (3.32%) Big Data
7 67 (3.32%) MongoDB
8 64 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
9 56 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 55 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
11 48 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 39 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
13 35 (1.73%) RDBMS
14 34 (1.68%) Oracle Database
15 32 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
17 27 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
17 27 (1.34%) RavenDB
17 27 (1.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 200 (9.91%) Visual Studio
2 162 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 129 (6.39%) Eclipse
4 121 (6.00%) Subversion
5 105 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 99 (4.91%) Ant
7 82 (4.06%) Maven
8 65 (3.22%) JUnit
9 44 (2.18%) JIRA
10 39 (1.93%) TeamCity
11 36 (1.78%) Jasmine
12 35 (1.73%) NUnit
13 32 (1.59%) Jenkins
14 31 (1.54%) PhoneGap
14 31 (1.54%) Selenium
15 29 (1.44%) ReSharper
16 27 (1.34%) NCrunch
17 24 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
18 23 (1.14%) WiX
19 22 (1.09%) EasyMock
General
1 342 (16.95%) Finance
2 54 (2.68%) Telecoms
3 51 (2.53%) Marketing
4 40 (1.98%) Retail
5 33 (1.64%) Back Office
6 31 (1.54%) Banking
7 18 (0.89%) Publishing
7 18 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 17 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (0.84%) Games
9 13 (0.64%) Billing
10 11 (0.55%) Automotive
11 9 (0.45%) Legal
12 8 (0.40%) Advertising
13 4 (0.20%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.20%) Front Office
13 4 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.15%) Military
14 3 (0.15%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1039 (51.49%) .NET
2 842 (41.72%) HTML
3 746 (36.97%) ASP.NET
4 745 (36.92%) CSS
5 540 (26.76%) jQuery
6 426 (21.11%) Web Services
7 420 (20.81%) XML
8 326 (16.15%) WCF
9 287 (14.22%) HTML5
10 260 (12.88%) Spring
11 256 (12.69%) Ajax
12 244 (12.09%) .NET Framework
13 243 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 223 (11.05%) J2EE
15 204 (10.11%) CSS3
16 189 (9.37%) Hibernate
17 155 (7.68%) WPF
18 133 (6.59%) SOAP
18 133 (6.59%) JSON
19 122 (6.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 204 (10.11%) Computer Science
2 90 (4.46%) Open Source
3 86 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 69 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 39 (1.93%) Social Media
6 32 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 31 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
8 30 (1.49%) Mathematics
9 24 (1.19%) W3C
10 19 (0.94%) N-Tier
11 18 (0.89%) Digital Media
11 18 (0.89%) Physics
11 18 (0.89%) DataPower
12 16 (0.79%) E-Learning
13 15 (0.74%) iPad
14 14 (0.69%) Blog
15 12 (0.59%) Data Integration
15 12 (0.59%) Learning Management System
15 12 (0.59%) Visualisation
16 11 (0.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 267 (13.23%) Windows
2 219 (10.85%) Linux
3 74 (3.67%) UNIX
4 70 (3.47%) Android
5 59 (2.92%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.64%) Windows Phone
7 22 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (0.35%) Solaris
11 6 (0.30%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.20%) Windows CE
12 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.099%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.099%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.050%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.050%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.050%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (28.69%) MVC
2 417 (20.66%) TDD
3 406 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
4 364 (18.04%) OO
5 331 (16.40%) Scrum
6 298 (14.77%) Software Engineering
7 197 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 167 (8.28%) Web Development
9 148 (7.33%) OOP
10 147 (7.28%) SOA
11 141 (6.99%) E-Commerce
12 137 (6.79%) BDD
13 135 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
14 102 (5.05%) OOD
15 85 (4.21%) Project Management
16 80 (3.96%) UML
17 77 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
18 70 (3.47%) Web Application Development
19 65 (3.22%) SEO
20 60 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 967 (47.92%) C#
2 895 (44.35%) JavaScript
3 743 (36.82%) SQL
4 618 (30.62%) Java
5 256 (12.69%) PHP
6 175 (8.67%) C++
7 151 (7.48%) T-SQL
8 138 (6.84%) VB.NET
9 79 (3.91%) PHP5
10 76 (3.77%) Python
11 49 (2.43%) Perl
12 48 (2.38%) Ruby
13 39 (1.93%) C
14 37 (1.83%) VB
15 32 (1.59%) PL/SQL
16 29 (1.44%) Objective-C
17 19 (0.94%) Scala
18 15 (0.74%) Groovy
18 15 (0.74%) PowerShell
19 12 (0.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 304 (15.06%) Degree
2 29 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.55%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.55%) Postgraduate
5 8 (0.40%) MCSE
6 6 (0.30%) MCP
6 6 (0.30%) MCAD
6 6 (0.30%) MCSD
7 5 (0.25%) HND
8 4 (0.20%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.15%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.099%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.02%) QA
2 18 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.55%) WAI
4 7 (0.35%) HL7
4 7 (0.35%) SLA
5 5 (0.25%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.15%) GAMP
6 3 (0.15%) WCAG
7 1 (0.050%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.099%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.050%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (0.74%) Puppet
2 11 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.30%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.050%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.050%) SCCM
4 1 (0.050%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.050%) WMI
Vendors
1 363 (17.99%) Microsoft
2 193 (9.56%) Oracle
3 82 (4.06%) Google
4 55 (2.73%) Zend
5 50 (2.48%) JBoss
6 43 (2.13%) Adobe
7 33 (1.64%) hybris
8 29 (1.44%) Red Gate
9 27 (1.34%) Xamarin
10 23 (1.14%) IBM
11 20 (0.99%) ATG
11 20 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (0.94%) Twitter
12 19 (0.94%) Apple
13 18 (0.89%) ILOG
13 18 (0.89%) Lotus
13 18 (0.89%) Demandware
14 14 (0.69%) Sitecore
15 12 (0.59%) Tableau
16 11 (0.55%) SAP
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cowes, Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus package, 23 Days Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Gonnadoo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + pension + share
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Cognitive Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefitis
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago