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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 45 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 995 774 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.25% 3.77% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.44% 3.88% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 924 710 870
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,400 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average 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
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Surrey +32 212 £52,500 - 22
Hampshire +33 187 £47,500 +11.76% 29
Berkshire +8 164 £52,500 -4.54% 24
Buckinghamshire +73 121 £47,500 -7.76% 16
Oxfordshire -7 114 £54,000 +8.00% 9
West Sussex +13 70 £54,000 +8.00% 4
Kent +32 57 £45,000 -10.89% 10
East Sussex -17 55 £45,000 +2.85% 9
Middlesex -2 6 £68,750 +44.73%
Home Counties - 4 £70,000 -
Isle of Wight - 3 £35,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1130 (53.23%) JavaScript
2 1012 (47.67%) HTML
3 1010 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
4 903 (42.53%) C#
5 895 (42.16%) SQL
6 876 (41.26%) .NET
7 851 (40.08%) CSS
8 705 (33.21%) SQL Server
9 675 (31.79%) Java
10 649 (30.57%) MVC
11 551 (25.95%) jQuery
12 536 (25.25%) ASP.NET
13 473 (22.28%) XML
14 437 (20.58%) Web Services
15 416 (19.59%) TDD
16 367 (17.29%) Finance
17 361 (17.00%) OO
18 351 (16.53%) Spring
19 349 (16.44%) Scrum
19 349 (16.44%) HTML5
20 345 (16.25%) AngularJS
20 345 (16.25%) Degree
21 324 (15.26%) Linux
22 321 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
23 319 (15.03%) Oracle
24 306 (14.41%) Git (software)
25 275 (12.95%) Subversion
26 273 (12.86%) Microsoft
27 272 (12.81%) SDLC
28 266 (12.53%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 179 (8.43%) Tomcat
2 120 (5.65%) Apache
3 85 (4.00%) Node.js
4 75 (3.53%) CMS
4 75 (3.53%) WebLogic
5 68 (3.20%) JBoss
6 44 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 37 (1.74%) Jetty
7 37 (1.74%) nginx
7 37 (1.74%) Umbraco
8 28 (1.32%) IIS
8 28 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
9 24 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
10 21 (0.99%) Apache Solr
10 21 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (0.99%) OpenEdge
11 20 (0.94%) WordPress
12 19 (0.89%) SharePoint
12 19 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 171 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.55%) MS Office
3 15 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.14%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.047%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.61%) Magento
3 10 (0.47%) JDE OneWorld
4 8 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.24%) TIBCO iProcess
7 4 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.094%) FastStats
8 2 (0.094%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.047%) Global One
9 1 (0.047%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.047%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.047%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 71 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
1 71 (3.34%) SaaS
2 53 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.71%) Bluemix
4 11 (0.52%) Force.com
5 8 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.38%) GitHub
6 6 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.24%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.094%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.094%) Heroku
9 2 (0.094%) Office 365
9 2 (0.094%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.047%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.047%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.047%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.047%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.25%) Internet
2 63 (2.97%) HTTP
3 36 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.42%) ATM
5 6 (0.28%) Network Security
6 3 (0.14%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.14%) DNS
6 3 (0.14%) Firewall
6 3 (0.14%) Intranet
7 2 (0.094%) Extranet
7 2 (0.094%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.094%) VLAN
7 2 (0.094%) VPN
8 1 (0.047%) AMQP
8 1 (0.047%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.047%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.047%) SAN
8 1 (0.047%) SMTP
8 1 (0.047%) SSL
8 1 (0.047%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 705 (33.21%) SQL Server
2 266 (12.53%) MySQL
3 152 (7.16%) Relational Database
4 144 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 117 (5.51%) NoSQL
6 115 (5.42%) Big Data
7 103 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 101 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 100 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 81 (3.82%) RDBMS
10 81 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 79 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 76 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
13 68 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
14 60 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 42 (1.98%) MongoDB
15 42 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
16 37 (1.74%) QlikView
16 37 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
17 31 (1.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 306 (14.41%) Git (software)
2 275 (12.95%) Subversion
3 195 (9.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 132 (6.22%) Visual Studio
5 129 (6.08%) Maven
6 122 (5.75%) JUnit
7 117 (5.51%) Jenkins
8 109 (5.13%) Eclipse
9 99 (4.66%) JIRA
10 65 (3.06%) NUnit
11 62 (2.92%) Ant
12 46 (2.17%) TeamCity
13 38 (1.79%) ProC
14 35 (1.65%) PHPUnit
14 35 (1.65%) Selenium
15 34 (1.60%) Mockito
16 33 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 28 (1.32%) TestNG
18 27 (1.27%) Toad
19 26 (1.22%) MSTest
General
1 367 (17.29%) Finance
2 107 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 72 (3.39%) Retail
4 59 (2.78%) Marketing
5 49 (2.31%) Banking
6 35 (1.65%) Automotive
7 24 (1.13%) Advertising
7 24 (1.13%) Aerospace
8 20 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.80%) Back Office
11 16 (0.75%) Legal
12 15 (0.71%) Games
13 13 (0.61%) Electronics
14 6 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.24%) Publishing
16 4 (0.19%) Law
17 3 (0.14%) Billing
17 3 (0.14%) Investment Banking
18 2 (0.094%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1012 (47.67%) HTML
2 876 (41.26%) .NET
3 851 (40.08%) CSS
4 551 (25.95%) jQuery
5 536 (25.25%) ASP.NET
6 473 (22.28%) XML
7 437 (20.58%) Web Services
8 351 (16.53%) Spring
9 349 (16.44%) HTML5
10 345 (16.25%) AngularJS
11 321 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 241 (11.35%) CSS3
13 224 (10.55%) Ajax
14 210 (9.89%) .NET Framework
15 200 (9.42%) Hibernate
16 196 (9.23%) RESTful
17 191 (9.00%) J2EE
18 174 (8.20%) WCF
19 168 (7.91%) SOAP
20 164 (7.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 219 (10.32%) Computer Science
2 93 (4.38%) User Experience
3 86 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 85 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 78 (3.67%) Mathematics
6 42 (1.98%) Client/Server
6 42 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 41 (1.93%) N-Tier
8 40 (1.88%) Data Integration
8 40 (1.88%) iPad
9 31 (1.46%) Algorithms
10 30 (1.41%) Clustering
11 27 (1.27%) Visualisation
12 25 (1.18%) Data Structures
13 20 (0.94%) Semantic Web
14 19 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
15 15 (0.71%) SWIFT
16 14 (0.66%) Physics
17 12 (0.57%) Reinsurance
18 11 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 324 (15.26%) Linux
2 251 (11.82%) Windows
3 179 (8.43%) Unix
4 68 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 58 (2.73%) Android
6 25 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 24 (1.13%) AIX
8 19 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
9 13 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (0.57%) CentOS
11 11 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.24%) Debian
13 5 (0.24%) Solaris
14 4 (0.19%) SUSE
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.094%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.094%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.094%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1010 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 649 (30.57%) MVC
3 416 (19.59%) TDD
4 361 (17.00%) OO
5 349 (16.44%) Scrum
6 272 (12.81%) SDLC
7 260 (12.25%) Software Engineering
8 257 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
9 219 (10.32%) Unit Testing
10 202 (9.51%) Mentoring
11 188 (8.86%) OOP
12 169 (7.96%) Web Development
13 162 (7.63%) UML
14 159 (7.49%) Front End Development
15 148 (6.97%) E-Commerce
16 133 (6.26%) Business Intelligence
17 111 (5.23%) OOD
18 108 (5.09%) BDD
18 108 (5.09%) SOA
19 94 (4.43%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1130 (53.23%) JavaScript
2 903 (42.53%) C#
3 895 (42.16%) SQL
4 675 (31.79%) Java
5 237 (11.16%) PHP
6 222 (10.46%) C++
7 197 (9.28%) T-SQL
8 123 (5.79%) PL/SQL
9 105 (4.95%) Python
10 95 (4.47%) VB.NET
11 79 (3.72%) Ruby
12 70 (3.30%) C
13 57 (2.68%) Perl
14 46 (2.17%) Bash Shell
15 44 (2.07%) Scala
15 44 (2.07%) VB
16 27 (1.27%) PHP 5
17 24 (1.13%) VB6
18 23 (1.08%) Shell Script
19 21 (0.99%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 345 (16.25%) Degree
2 39 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
6 9 (0.42%) Sun Certification
7 8 (0.38%) MCSD
8 6 (0.28%) CCNP
8 6 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.28%) PhD
9 3 (0.14%) MCAD
9 3 (0.14%) MCP
10 2 (0.094%) MySQL Certification
10 2 (0.094%) OCMJD
10 2 (0.094%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.094%) OCPJWCD
10 2 (0.094%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.047%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.047%) CIMA
11 1 (0.047%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (2.87%) QA
2 15 (0.71%) SEPA
3 8 (0.38%) SLA
4 5 (0.24%) GAMP
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.094%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (0.38%) HDFS
2 4 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.19%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.047%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.047%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.047%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.047%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.047%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (0.85%) Puppet
3 15 (0.71%) logstash
4 13 (0.61%) StatsD
5 8 (0.38%) Ansible
6 7 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.24%) SCCM
8 4 (0.19%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 4 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 2 (0.094%) Kibana
9 2 (0.094%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.047%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.047%) CloudHub
10 1 (0.047%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.047%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 319 (15.03%) Oracle
2 273 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 43 (2.03%) Google
4 41 (1.93%) hybris
5 36 (1.70%) Tableau
6 34 (1.60%) Zend
7 33 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 30 (1.41%) IBM
9 28 (1.32%) Sitecore
10 21 (0.99%) Cognos
10 21 (0.99%) Progress
10 21 (0.99%) SAP
10 21 (0.99%) Twitter
11 19 (0.89%) BT
12 17 (0.80%) EPiServer
13 16 (0.75%) Sun
14 15 (0.71%) Adobe
15 14 (0.66%) Splunk
16 12 (0.57%) TOWER Software
17 11 (0.52%) Siemens
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60,000 - 80,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £54,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per day + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £50,000 + strong benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northgate Public Services
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Staffworx Limited
Salary: full Benefits, training
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sera Neon LTD
Salary: Pension+Life Insurance+Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago