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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 53 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 969 870 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.68% 3.87% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 4.07% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 848 788 717
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
19643 21374 20828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.91% 95.00% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16206 17040 17156
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +38 235 £52,500 +8.24% 34
Surrey -3 202 £52,500 - 19
Hampshire +27 164 £47,500 +5.55% 24
Oxfordshire +19 111 £50,000 +3.09% 9
Buckinghamshire +1 90 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Kent +23 57 £50,000 - 8
West Sussex +22 56 £52,500 +16.66% 7
East Sussex -17 52 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Middlesex +2 2 £43,000 -14.00%
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1066 (57.44%) JavaScript
2 907 (48.87%) .NET
3 906 (48.81%) HTML
4 886 (47.74%) C#
5 867 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
6 820 (44.18%) CSS
7 771 (41.54%) MVC
8 732 (39.44%) SQL Server
9 686 (36.96%) ASP.NET
10 644 (34.70%) jQuery
11 599 (32.27%) SQL
12 509 (27.42%) Java
13 430 (23.17%) TDD
14 405 (21.82%) HTML5
15 400 (21.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 395 (21.28%) XML
17 361 (19.45%) Scrum
18 348 (18.75%) Web Services
19 334 (18.00%) OO
20 323 (17.40%) Finance
21 306 (16.49%) MySQL
22 294 (15.84%) Microsoft
23 292 (15.73%) Git (software)
24 288 (15.52%) Spring
25 275 (14.82%) PHP
26 269 (14.49%) .NET Framework
27 237 (12.77%) Subversion
27 237 (12.77%) Linux
28 233 (12.55%) Degree
29 232 (12.50%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 130 (7.00%) Apache
2 121 (6.52%) CMS
3 109 (5.87%) Tomcat
4 82 (4.42%) Node.js
5 66 (3.56%) IIS
6 64 (3.45%) WordPress
7 62 (3.34%) JBoss
8 56 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
9 48 (2.59%) WebLogic
10 34 (1.83%) WebSphere
11 32 (1.72%) Umbraco
12 31 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
13 28 (1.51%) Drupal
14 25 (1.35%) SharePoint
15 21 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
16 17 (0.92%) Joomla!
17 15 (0.81%) Apache Solr
17 15 (0.81%) Confluence
18 14 (0.75%) Jetty
19 13 (0.70%) Kentico
Applications
1 181 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.51%) Photoshop
3 20 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.54%) MS Office
5 9 (0.48%) PowerPivot
6 8 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.27%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
8 4 (0.22%) SPSS
9 3 (0.16%) InDesign
9 3 (0.16%) Quicktime
10 1 (0.054%) MS Project
10 1 (0.054%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.27%) JDE OneWorld
2 5 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.22%) Magento
3 4 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.054%) Maximo
4 1 (0.054%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.054%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (2.32%) SaaS
3 30 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.65%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.54%) PaaS
7 9 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.38%) Force.com
9 3 (0.16%) Heroku
9 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.16%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.11%) GitHub
11 1 (0.054%) IaaS
11 1 (0.054%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.89%) HTTP
2 31 (1.67%) Internet
3 23 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.43%) Network Security
5 6 (0.32%) SMTP
6 5 (0.27%) DNS
6 5 (0.27%) SSL
7 4 (0.22%) AMQP
8 3 (0.16%) LTE
8 3 (0.16%) SAN
8 3 (0.16%) Intranet
8 3 (0.16%) RTSP
8 3 (0.16%) RTP
8 3 (0.16%) UMTS
8 3 (0.16%) Broadband
8 3 (0.16%) GSM
9 2 (0.11%) SSH
9 2 (0.11%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (0.054%) Skype
10 1 (0.054%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 732 (39.44%) SQL Server
2 306 (16.49%) MySQL
3 118 (6.36%) Relational Database
4 110 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 103 (5.55%) NoSQL
6 98 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 83 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 74 (3.99%) Oracle Database
9 71 (3.83%) MongoDB
10 63 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 60 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 55 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
13 50 (2.69%) Big Data
14 48 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 44 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
16 41 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
17 38 (2.05%) RDBMS
18 27 (1.45%) Hadoop
19 26 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
20 20 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 292 (15.73%) Git (software)
2 237 (12.77%) Subversion
3 206 (11.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 149 (8.03%) Visual Studio
5 145 (7.81%) Maven
6 124 (6.68%) Eclipse
7 105 (5.66%) JIRA
8 94 (5.06%) Jenkins
9 88 (4.74%) Ant
10 76 (4.09%) JUnit
10 76 (4.09%) ReSharper
11 59 (3.18%) NUnit
11 59 (3.18%) PHPUnit
12 35 (1.89%) Selenium
13 29 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 28 (1.51%) Mockito
15 27 (1.45%) Moq
16 25 (1.35%) Grunt
17 23 (1.24%) Cucumber
17 23 (1.24%) TeamCity
General
1 323 (17.40%) Finance
2 94 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 84 (4.53%) Retail
4 79 (4.26%) Marketing
5 68 (3.66%) Banking
6 44 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 32 (1.72%) Automotive
8 27 (1.45%) Advertising
9 26 (1.40%) Aerospace
10 23 (1.24%) Back Office
11 20 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.86%) Games
13 12 (0.65%) Legal
14 9 (0.48%) Publishing
15 8 (0.43%) Electronics
16 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.27%) Front Office
18 4 (0.22%) Military
19 2 (0.11%) Law
19 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 907 (48.87%) .NET
2 906 (48.81%) HTML
3 820 (44.18%) CSS
4 686 (36.96%) ASP.NET
5 644 (34.70%) jQuery
6 405 (21.82%) HTML5
7 400 (21.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 395 (21.28%) XML
9 348 (18.75%) Web Services
10 288 (15.52%) Spring
11 269 (14.49%) .NET Framework
12 232 (12.50%) CSS3
13 230 (12.39%) Ajax
14 217 (11.69%) AngularJS
15 201 (10.83%) J2EE
16 185 (9.97%) WCF
17 184 (9.91%) Entity Framework
18 175 (9.43%) Hibernate
19 158 (8.51%) JSON
20 143 (7.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 162 (8.73%) Computer Science
2 135 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (5.17%) User Experience
4 87 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 65 (3.50%) Mobile App
6 47 (2.53%) Data Integration
7 32 (1.72%) N-Tier
8 28 (1.51%) Client/Server
9 22 (1.19%) W3C
10 19 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 17 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
12 16 (0.86%) Semantic Web
13 15 (0.81%) Visualisation
13 15 (0.81%) iPad
14 13 (0.70%) Clustering
15 11 (0.59%) Web 2.0
15 11 (0.59%) GIS
15 11 (0.59%) RIA
15 11 (0.59%) Social Media
16 10 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 237 (12.77%) Linux
2 216 (11.64%) Windows
3 99 (5.33%) UNIX
4 78 (4.20%) Apple iOS
5 69 (3.72%) Android
6 12 (0.65%) Windows 7
7 11 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.43%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.22%) Debian
11 4 (0.22%) Solaris
12 3 (0.16%) SUSE
12 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.16%) CentOS
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
2 771 (41.54%) MVC
3 430 (23.17%) TDD
4 361 (19.45%) Scrum
5 334 (18.00%) OO
6 225 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 188 (10.13%) Web Development
7 188 (10.13%) SDLC
8 177 (9.54%) Unit Testing
9 174 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 161 (8.67%) OOP
11 130 (7.00%) Mentoring
12 128 (6.90%) E-Commerce
13 127 (6.84%) BDD
14 118 (6.36%) OOD
15 117 (6.30%) UML
16 112 (6.03%) SOA
17 92 (4.96%) ETL
18 87 (4.69%) Software Architecture
19 78 (4.20%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1066 (57.44%) JavaScript
2 886 (47.74%) C#
3 599 (32.27%) SQL
4 509 (27.42%) Java
5 275 (14.82%) PHP
6 147 (7.92%) VB.NET
7 143 (7.70%) T-SQL
8 108 (5.82%) C++
9 106 (5.71%) Python
10 93 (5.01%) Ruby
11 66 (3.56%) VB
12 48 (2.59%) C
13 45 (2.42%) PHP5
14 41 (2.21%) PL/SQL
15 35 (1.89%) VB6
16 34 (1.83%) Objective-C
17 30 (1.62%) Scala
18 29 (1.56%) Perl
19 22 (1.19%) AspectJ
20 20 (1.08%) Jython
Qualifications
1 233 (12.55%) Degree
2 23 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 14 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.27%) Siebel Certification
5 5 (0.27%) OCPJP
6 4 (0.22%) OCMJD
6 4 (0.22%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.22%) CIMA
6 4 (0.22%) MOS
6 4 (0.22%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.11%) HND
7 2 (0.11%) CCNP
7 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.11%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.054%) IC3 Certification
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.054%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.054%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (4.36%) QA
2 21 (1.13%) GAMP
3 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.054%) WCAG
4 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.054%) Section 508
System Software
1 21 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.22%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.22%) Docker
4 3 (0.16%) Varnish
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (0.59%) Puppet
2 11 (0.59%) Ansible
3 7 (0.38%) Capistrano
3 7 (0.38%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.32%) Nagios
4 6 (0.32%) SCCM
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.16%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.11%) StatsD
7 2 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.054%) cPanel
8 1 (0.054%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.054%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 294 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 207 (11.15%) Oracle
3 87 (4.69%) Zend
4 46 (2.48%) IBM
5 39 (2.10%) Google
6 34 (1.83%) Sitecore
7 25 (1.35%) hybris
8 24 (1.29%) Tableau
8 24 (1.29%) Adobe
9 21 (1.13%) VMware
9 21 (1.13%) Endeca
10 17 (0.92%) Informatica
11 15 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.81%) Xamarin
12 13 (0.70%) Kony
12 13 (0.70%) Sencha
13 12 (0.65%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.54%) Sybase
15 9 (0.48%) SAP
16 8 (0.43%) Siebel
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50k - 80k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Staffworx Limited
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £48500 - £52000 per annum + bonus + medical + 28 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50- 65k Dependant on EXP
Posted: Yesterday