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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 78 80 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 751 732 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.42% 3.47% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 3.65% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 672 663 854
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
20750 20038 21750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.01% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16279 16594 18612
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
(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 -30 168 £52,500 +11.70% 25
Hampshire +42 166 £45,000 - 25
Berkshire -41 120 £49,000 -6.66% 19
East Sussex +10 89 £41,500 -2.35% 5
Oxfordshire +31 78 £48,500 +8.98% 5
Buckinghamshire +6 64 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Kent +3 32 £50,000 - 3
West Sussex -4 26 £42,500 - 1
Middlesex -3 8 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Isle of Wight - 2 £35,000 - 2
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 911 (53.34%) JavaScript
2 838 (49.06%) HTML
3 809 (47.37%) .NET
4 753 (44.09%) C#
5 733 (42.92%) CSS
6 707 (41.39%) SQL
7 700 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
8 640 (37.47%) ASP.NET
9 622 (36.42%) SQL Server
10 573 (33.55%) Java
11 570 (33.37%) MVC
12 514 (30.09%) jQuery
13 381 (22.31%) OO
14 357 (20.90%) XML
15 341 (19.96%) Web Services
16 339 (19.85%) Microsoft
17 323 (18.91%) TDD
18 278 (16.28%) HTML5
19 276 (16.16%) Software Engineering
20 274 (16.04%) Scrum
21 256 (14.99%) ASP.NET MVC
22 250 (14.64%) Spring
23 246 (14.40%) Degree
24 240 (14.05%) MySQL
25 235 (13.76%) Finance
26 229 (13.41%) WCF
27 221 (12.94%) PHP
28 200 (11.71%) Oracle
29 197 (11.53%) Ajax
30 194 (11.36%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 115 (6.73%) Tomcat
2 113 (6.62%) IIS
3 110 (6.44%) Apache
4 65 (3.81%) Node.js
5 58 (3.40%) CMS
6 48 (2.81%) WebSphere
7 40 (2.34%) SharePoint
8 39 (2.28%) WebSphere Application Server
9 29 (1.70%) Umbraco
10 27 (1.58%) WordPress
11 26 (1.52%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 18 (1.05%) Drupal
13 16 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.76%) Confluence
14 13 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.70%) nginx
15 12 (0.70%) NServiceBus
16 10 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 158 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 56 (3.28%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.47%) MS Office
5 7 (0.41%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.18%) InDesign
6 3 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.12%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.12%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.059%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.059%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.11%) Magento
2 18 (1.05%) INSURE/90
3 13 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.59%) Remedy AR System
4 10 (0.59%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.47%) WebTrends
6 7 (0.41%) Maximo
7 6 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.35%) Cognos Planning
8 5 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.059%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (2.22%) SaaS
3 32 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.82%) PaaS
5 13 (0.76%) Heroku
6 12 (0.70%) GitHub
7 4 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.059%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.059%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.059%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.57%) HTTP
2 56 (3.28%) Internet
3 25 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.82%) Intranet
5 5 (0.29%) Wireless
5 5 (0.29%) LDAP
6 4 (0.23%) GSM
6 4 (0.23%) UMTS
6 4 (0.23%) Extranet
7 3 (0.18%) 3G
7 3 (0.18%) WAN
7 3 (0.18%) LAN
7 3 (0.18%) PSTN
7 3 (0.18%) Broadband
7 3 (0.18%) GPRS
8 2 (0.12%) FTP
8 2 (0.12%) SAN
9 1 (0.059%) SIGTRAN
9 1 (0.059%) SS7
9 1 (0.059%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 622 (36.42%) SQL Server
2 240 (14.05%) MySQL
3 150 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 107 (6.26%) Relational Database
5 82 (4.80%) NoSQL
6 66 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 64 (3.75%) Big Data
8 59 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 53 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 53 (3.10%) Oracle Database
9 53 (3.10%) MongoDB
10 49 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 47 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 44 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
13 39 (2.28%) RDBMS
14 37 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.41%) Hadoop
16 23 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
17 21 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
18 20 (1.17%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 194 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 150 (8.78%) Subversion
3 135 (7.90%) Visual Studio
4 82 (4.80%) Eclipse
4 82 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 72 (4.22%) JUnit
6 64 (3.75%) Ant
7 61 (3.57%) Maven
8 52 (3.04%) Jenkins
9 44 (2.58%) JIRA
10 30 (1.76%) NUnit
11 27 (1.58%) Selenium
12 25 (1.46%) TeamCity
13 22 (1.29%) PHPUnit
14 21 (1.23%) ReSharper
15 18 (1.05%) Jasmine
16 15 (0.88%) Mockito
17 14 (0.82%) Hudson
17 14 (0.82%) NCrunch
18 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 235 (13.76%) Finance
2 77 (4.51%) Marketing
3 76 (4.45%) Telecoms
4 52 (3.04%) Retail
5 43 (2.52%) Banking
6 31 (1.81%) Publishing
7 24 (1.41%) Advertising
8 18 (1.05%) Back Office
9 15 (0.88%) Automotive
9 15 (0.88%) Legal
10 13 (0.76%) Front Office
11 11 (0.64%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.41%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.35%) Games
14 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.29%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.18%) Interactive Media
15 3 (0.18%) French Language
15 3 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 838 (49.06%) HTML
2 809 (47.37%) .NET
3 733 (42.92%) CSS
4 640 (37.47%) ASP.NET
5 514 (30.09%) jQuery
6 357 (20.90%) XML
7 341 (19.96%) Web Services
8 278 (16.28%) HTML5
9 256 (14.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 250 (14.64%) Spring
11 229 (13.41%) WCF
12 197 (11.53%) Ajax
13 190 (11.12%) Hibernate
14 187 (10.95%) CSS3
15 177 (10.36%) J2EE
16 172 (10.07%) .NET Framework
17 110 (6.44%) WPF
18 105 (6.15%) JSP
19 104 (6.09%) SOAP
20 103 (6.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 182 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 113 (6.62%) Mobile App
3 103 (6.03%) User Experience
4 69 (4.04%) Open Source
5 67 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 46 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 42 (2.46%) Mathematics
8 42 (2.46%) Social Media
9 28 (1.64%) N-Tier
10 25 (1.46%) Clustering
11 19 (1.11%) iPad
12 18 (1.05%) Physics
13 17 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
14 16 (0.94%) Client/Server
15 15 (0.88%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.76%) iSeries
16 13 (0.76%) W3C
16 13 (0.76%) Data Integration
17 11 (0.64%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 171 (10.01%) Linux
2 151 (8.84%) Windows
3 74 (4.33%) UNIX
4 72 (4.22%) Apple iOS
5 51 (2.99%) Android
6 16 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 14 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.47%) Solaris
10 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (0.29%) webOS
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.059%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.059%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.059%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 700 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 570 (33.37%) MVC
3 381 (22.31%) OO
4 323 (18.91%) TDD
5 276 (16.16%) Software Engineering
6 274 (16.04%) Scrum
7 174 (10.19%) Mentoring
8 169 (9.89%) Web Development
8 169 (9.89%) E-Commerce
9 160 (9.37%) OOP
10 135 (7.90%) Unit Testing
11 129 (7.55%) BDD
12 114 (6.67%) OOD
13 110 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
14 91 (5.33%) SOA
15 72 (4.22%) SEO
16 61 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
17 60 (3.51%) UML
18 58 (3.40%) Software Architecture
19 54 (3.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 911 (53.34%) JavaScript
2 753 (44.09%) C#
3 707 (41.39%) SQL
4 573 (33.55%) Java
5 221 (12.94%) PHP
6 128 (7.49%) VB.NET
7 119 (6.97%) T-SQL
8 113 (6.62%) C++
9 75 (4.39%) PHP5
10 74 (4.33%) VB
11 53 (3.10%) C
12 52 (3.04%) Python
13 50 (2.93%) PL/SQL
14 45 (2.63%) Objective-C
15 39 (2.28%) Perl
16 38 (2.22%) Ruby
17 37 (2.17%) VB6
18 28 (1.64%) Scala
19 22 (1.29%) VBScript
20 18 (1.05%) RPG
Qualifications
1 246 (14.40%) Degree
2 19 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (1.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.76%) Postgraduate
4 12 (0.70%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.29%) MCP
6 4 (0.23%) MCAD
6 4 (0.23%) MCSD
6 4 (0.23%) MCTS
6 4 (0.23%) HND
6 4 (0.23%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.18%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.12%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.12%) MCSE
8 2 (0.12%) PhD
8 2 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.12%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.059%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.059%) HNC
9 1 (0.059%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.58%) QA
2 36 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.41%) WAI
4 3 (0.18%) GAMP
5 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.12%) HDFS
3 1 (0.059%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 339 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 200 (11.71%) Oracle
3 43 (2.52%) Google
4 40 (2.34%) Adobe
5 37 (2.17%) hybris
6 33 (1.93%) Zend
6 33 (1.93%) JBoss
7 25 (1.46%) IBM
8 23 (1.35%) Sencha
9 19 (1.11%) Demandware
9 19 (1.11%) Remedy
9 19 (1.11%) ATG
10 14 (0.82%) Xamarin
11 13 (0.76%) Sitecore
11 13 (0.76%) Informatica
12 12 (0.70%) Red Gate
13 11 (0.64%) EPiServer
13 11 (0.64%) Cognos
14 10 (0.59%) Tableau
15 8 (0.47%) Actuate
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & full benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum Up to £50,000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago