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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 70 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 779 991 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.77% 4.72% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 4.98% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 713 863 851
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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
19672 19886 20592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.23% 94.65% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16061 15756 17485
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 March 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 March 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 -33 163 £55,000 +10.00% 33
Surrey -32 153 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Hampshire -19 124 £42,500 - 16
Oxfordshire +6 107 £50,000 +5.26% 19
East Sussex +2 90 £45,000 +8.43% 8
West Sussex +15 54 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Kent +26 32 £50,250 +8.64% 5
Buckinghamshire -58 25 £48,250 - 9
Middlesex +5 19 £47,500 -20.83%
Sussex - 9 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 873 (57.10%) JavaScript
2 756 (49.44%) HTML
3 721 (47.16%) Agile Software Development
4 681 (44.54%) CSS
5 564 (36.89%) C#
6 554 (36.23%) .NET
7 547 (35.78%) MVC
8 524 (34.27%) Java
9 467 (30.54%) SQL
10 448 (29.30%) SQL Server
11 419 (27.40%) jQuery
12 402 (26.29%) ASP.NET
13 400 (26.16%) OO
14 382 (24.98%) Web Services
15 334 (21.84%) TDD
16 313 (20.47%) Git (software)
17 309 (20.21%) MySQL
18 307 (20.08%) XML
19 283 (18.51%) PHP
20 272 (17.79%) HTML5
21 268 (17.53%) Scrum
22 251 (16.42%) Microsoft
23 245 (16.02%) Spring
24 237 (15.50%) Subversion
25 220 (14.39%) Software Engineering
25 220 (14.39%) Linux
26 202 (13.21%) .NET Framework
27 197 (12.88%) Finance
28 195 (12.75%) J2EE
29 194 (12.69%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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
1 122 (7.98%) Tomcat
2 105 (6.87%) Apache
3 88 (5.76%) Node.js
4 66 (4.32%) CMS
5 60 (3.92%) JBoss
6 59 (3.86%) IIS
7 45 (2.94%) WordPress
8 44 (2.88%) WebLogic
9 37 (2.42%) SharePoint
10 35 (2.29%) Confluence
11 33 (2.16%) nginx
12 30 (1.96%) WebSphere
13 23 (1.50%) Drupal
14 22 (1.44%) Umbraco
15 19 (1.24%) Jetty
16 18 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
17 17 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
18 13 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
18 13 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 12 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 125 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.39%) InDesign
4 6 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.26%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.065%) MS Office
6 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.46%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.33%) Magento
5 4 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.26%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.20%) Cognos Planning
6 3 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.20%) ProductWriter
7 2 (0.13%) Maximo
8 1 (0.065%) Line 100
8 1 (0.065%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.40%) SaaS
2 45 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.92%) PaaS
4 10 (0.65%) Force.com
5 7 (0.46%) GitHub
6 6 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.33%) Heroku
8 3 (0.20%) Pure360
8 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.14%) Internet
2 42 (2.75%) HTTP
3 13 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.72%) DNS
5 10 (0.65%) DHCP
6 5 (0.33%) AMQP
7 3 (0.20%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.13%) LAN
8 2 (0.13%) Intranet
8 2 (0.13%) DAB
8 2 (0.13%) Wireless
8 2 (0.13%) SSH
8 2 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.065%) Firewall
9 1 (0.065%) 3G
9 1 (0.065%) PSTN
9 1 (0.065%) WAN
9 1 (0.065%) Broadband
9 1 (0.065%) GPRS
9 1 (0.065%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 448 (29.30%) SQL Server
2 309 (20.21%) MySQL
3 96 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 78 (5.10%) NoSQL
6 60 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 57 (3.73%) Big Data
8 53 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
9 46 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 41 (2.68%) Oracle Database
11 37 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 31 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
13 29 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
14 27 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
15 26 (1.70%) RDBMS
16 25 (1.64%) CouchDB
17 24 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
18 21 (1.37%) RavenDB
19 19 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 313 (20.47%) Git (software)
2 237 (15.50%) Subversion
3 131 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 104 (6.80%) Maven
5 101 (6.61%) JUnit
6 96 (6.28%) JIRA
7 91 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 87 (5.69%) Jenkins
9 80 (5.23%) Eclipse
10 64 (4.19%) Ant
11 45 (2.94%) NUnit
12 38 (2.49%) PHPUnit
13 32 (2.09%) ReSharper
14 25 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
14 25 (1.64%) Hudson
15 23 (1.50%) TeamCity
16 21 (1.37%) Cucumber
17 17 (1.11%) Moq
18 16 (1.05%) NCrunch
19 15 (0.98%) Mockito
General
1 197 (12.88%) Finance
2 87 (5.69%) Marketing
3 66 (4.32%) Telecoms
4 53 (3.47%) Retail
5 49 (3.20%) Banking
6 35 (2.29%) Automotive
7 28 (1.83%) Publishing
8 19 (1.24%) Advertising
8 19 (1.24%) Aerospace
9 17 (1.11%) Back Office
10 12 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.52%) Electronics
14 6 (0.39%) Games
15 3 (0.20%) Legal
16 2 (0.13%) Front Office
16 2 (0.13%) Military
16 2 (0.13%) Local Government
17 1 (0.065%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 756 (49.44%) HTML
2 681 (44.54%) CSS
3 554 (36.23%) .NET
4 419 (27.40%) jQuery
5 402 (26.29%) ASP.NET
6 382 (24.98%) Web Services
7 307 (20.08%) XML
8 272 (17.79%) HTML5
9 245 (16.02%) Spring
10 202 (13.21%) .NET Framework
11 195 (12.75%) J2EE
12 194 (12.69%) CSS3
13 191 (12.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 189 (12.36%) Ajax
15 154 (10.07%) AngularJS
16 148 (9.68%) WCF
17 136 (8.89%) Hibernate
18 130 (8.50%) JSON
19 122 (7.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 118 (7.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 174 (11.38%) Computer Science
2 118 (7.72%) User Experience
3 113 (7.39%) Mobile App
4 83 (5.43%) Open Source
5 67 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (1.70%) Social Media
8 23 (1.50%) Clustering
9 16 (1.05%) N-Tier
9 16 (1.05%) W3C
9 16 (1.05%) Animation
9 16 (1.05%) iPad
9 16 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 15 (0.98%) Visualisation
11 14 (0.92%) Data Integration
11 14 (0.92%) Client/Server
12 13 (0.85%) Mathematics
13 11 (0.72%) GIS
14 10 (0.65%) Semantic Web
15 9 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 220 (14.39%) Linux
2 120 (7.85%) Windows
3 110 (7.19%) UNIX
4 92 (6.02%) Apple iOS
5 62 (4.05%) Android
6 9 (0.59%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.33%) Solaris
9 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.20%) Scientific Linux
10 3 (0.20%) VxWorks
10 3 (0.20%) Fedora
10 3 (0.20%) CentOS
10 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.065%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.065%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 721 (47.16%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (35.78%) MVC
3 400 (26.16%) OO
4 334 (21.84%) TDD
5 268 (17.53%) Scrum
6 220 (14.39%) Software Engineering
7 183 (11.97%) OOP
8 172 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
9 138 (9.03%) Web Development
10 135 (8.83%) Mentoring
11 132 (8.63%) SOA
12 121 (7.91%) E-Commerce
13 111 (7.26%) Unit Testing
13 111 (7.26%) BDD
14 85 (5.56%) OOD
15 72 (4.71%) Multithreading
15 72 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
16 71 (4.64%) UML
17 61 (3.99%) Data Modelling
18 54 (3.53%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 873 (57.10%) JavaScript
2 564 (36.89%) C#
3 524 (34.27%) Java
4 467 (30.54%) SQL
5 283 (18.51%) PHP
6 123 (8.04%) C++
7 95 (6.21%) T-SQL
8 93 (6.08%) Python
9 91 (5.95%) Ruby
10 76 (4.97%) VB.NET
11 64 (4.19%) Perl
12 62 (4.05%) Objective-C
13 39 (2.55%) PHP5
14 38 (2.49%) PL/SQL
15 37 (2.42%) VB
16 30 (1.96%) C
17 29 (1.90%) Groovy
18 28 (1.83%) XPath
19 27 (1.77%) XQuery
19 27 (1.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 186 (12.16%) Degree
2 29 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.70%) VCP4
4 17 (1.11%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.46%) PhD
6 6 (0.39%) OCPJP
6 6 (0.39%) OCMJD
7 4 (0.26%) MCSE
7 4 (0.26%) MCP
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
9 2 (0.13%) MCAD
9 2 (0.13%) MCSD
10 1 (0.065%) HNC
10 1 (0.065%) HND
10 1 (0.065%) MCTS
10 1 (0.065%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.32%) QA
2 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (0.52%) VirtualBox
2 6 (0.39%) Varnish
3 3 (0.20%) Firmware
3 3 (0.20%) HDFS
4 2 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (0.52%) Capistrano
1 8 (0.52%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.39%) Puppet
3 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.13%) cPanel
5 1 (0.065%) Nagios
5 1 (0.065%) Ansible
Vendors
1 251 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 177 (11.58%) Oracle
3 72 (4.71%) Zend
4 29 (1.90%) Xamarin
5 25 (1.64%) Google
6 24 (1.57%) Twitter
6 24 (1.57%) Sencha
7 23 (1.50%) Endeca
8 21 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.18%) SAP
10 16 (1.05%) Informatica
10 16 (1.05%) hybris
11 15 (0.98%) Telerik
12 13 (0.85%) Cognos
12 13 (0.85%) RedPrairie
12 13 (0.85%) Facebook
13 12 (0.78%) iRise
13 12 (0.78%) Sitecore
13 12 (0.78%) Adobe
14 10 (0.65%) Sun
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
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Salary: 45-65k
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
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Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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