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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 51 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1005 836 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.82% 3.75% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 3.96% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 873 749 671
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 £39,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 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 28 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 +52 255 £52,500 +7.69% 29
Surrey -6 196 £50,000 -4.76% 21
Hampshire +21 177 £47,500 +5.55% 28
Oxfordshire +10 109 £50,000 +3.09% 7
Buckinghamshire 0 88 £47,500 -5.00% 12
West Sussex +31 70 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Kent +12 60 £50,000 - 12
East Sussex -16 49 £50,000 +20.48% 5
Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Middlesex 0 1 £43,000 -21.81%
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 1098 (58.16%) JavaScript
2 938 (49.68%) HTML
3 916 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
4 915 (48.46%) .NET
5 891 (47.19%) C#
6 846 (44.81%) CSS
7 777 (41.15%) MVC
8 757 (40.10%) SQL Server
9 687 (36.39%) ASP.NET
10 668 (35.38%) jQuery
11 621 (32.89%) SQL
12 513 (27.17%) Java
13 436 (23.09%) TDD
14 418 (22.14%) HTML5
15 415 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 398 (21.08%) XML
17 371 (19.65%) Scrum
18 335 (17.74%) Web Services
19 324 (17.16%) Finance
20 315 (16.68%) OO
21 299 (15.84%) Microsoft
22 298 (15.78%) MySQL
23 287 (15.20%) Git (software)
24 283 (14.99%) PHP
25 270 (14.30%) Spring
26 265 (14.04%) Degree
27 253 (13.40%) .NET Framework
28 243 (12.87%) Subversion
29 242 (12.82%) Linux
30 235 (12.45%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 134 (7.10%) CMS
2 122 (6.46%) Apache
3 99 (5.24%) Tomcat
4 75 (3.97%) Node.js
5 67 (3.55%) IIS
6 64 (3.39%) WordPress
7 58 (3.07%) JBoss
7 58 (3.07%) WebLogic
8 51 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
9 43 (2.28%) WebSphere
10 35 (1.85%) Umbraco
11 34 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
12 32 (1.69%) SharePoint
13 30 (1.59%) Drupal
14 20 (1.06%) Confluence
15 17 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
15 17 (0.90%) Joomla!
16 14 (0.74%) Apache Solr
16 14 (0.74%) Apache Pig
17 13 (0.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 193 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.85%) Photoshop
3 27 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.69%) MS Office
5 10 (0.53%) PowerPivot
6 8 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.32%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.26%) SPSS
9 4 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
10 3 (0.16%) InDesign
10 3 (0.16%) Quicktime
11 1 (0.053%) MS Project
11 1 (0.053%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (0.58%) JDE OneWorld
2 8 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.37%) Magento
4 4 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.053%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.053%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (1.91%) SaaS
4 15 (0.79%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.53%) PaaS
6 10 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.16%) Heroku
7 3 (0.16%) Office 365
7 3 (0.16%) GitHub
7 3 (0.16%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.053%) Force.com
8 1 (0.053%) IaaS
8 1 (0.053%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.80%) Internet
2 32 (1.69%) HTTP
3 25 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.58%) Network Security
5 6 (0.32%) SMTP
6 5 (0.26%) DNS
6 5 (0.26%) SSL
7 4 (0.21%) SAN
8 3 (0.16%) Intranet
8 3 (0.16%) RTP
8 3 (0.16%) GSM
8 3 (0.16%) UMTS
8 3 (0.16%) LTE
8 3 (0.16%) RTSP
8 3 (0.16%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.11%) Broadband
9 2 (0.11%) Firewall
10 1 (0.053%) Wireless
10 1 (0.053%) SSH
10 1 (0.053%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 757 (40.10%) SQL Server
2 298 (15.78%) MySQL
3 126 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 111 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 108 (5.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 99 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 81 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 78 (4.13%) Oracle Database
9 74 (3.92%) MongoDB
10 66 (3.50%) Big Data
11 65 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
12 62 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
13 59 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
14 45 (2.38%) RDBMS
14 45 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 43 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
16 41 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
17 33 (1.75%) Hadoop
18 30 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
19 21 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 287 (15.20%) Git (software)
2 243 (12.87%) Subversion
3 216 (11.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 134 (7.10%) Maven
4 134 (7.10%) Visual Studio
5 122 (6.46%) Eclipse
6 112 (5.93%) JIRA
7 89 (4.71%) Jenkins
8 81 (4.29%) JUnit
9 73 (3.87%) Ant
10 71 (3.76%) ReSharper
11 61 (3.23%) NUnit
11 61 (3.23%) PHPUnit
12 43 (2.28%) Selenium
13 32 (1.69%) Mockito
14 31 (1.64%) Grunt
15 29 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 28 (1.48%) Hudson
16 28 (1.48%) Moq
17 24 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 324 (17.16%) Finance
2 98 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 90 (4.77%) Retail
4 77 (4.08%) Marketing
5 65 (3.44%) Banking
6 39 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 32 (1.69%) Automotive
8 27 (1.43%) Aerospace
8 27 (1.43%) Advertising
9 24 (1.27%) Back Office
10 22 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.74%) Games
12 13 (0.69%) Legal
13 8 (0.42%) Electronics
14 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.26%) Front Office
15 5 (0.26%) Publishing
16 3 (0.16%) Military
16 3 (0.16%) Billing
17 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 938 (49.68%) HTML
2 915 (48.46%) .NET
3 846 (44.81%) CSS
4 687 (36.39%) ASP.NET
5 668 (35.38%) jQuery
6 418 (22.14%) HTML5
7 415 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 398 (21.08%) XML
9 335 (17.74%) Web Services
10 270 (14.30%) Spring
11 253 (13.40%) .NET Framework
12 234 (12.39%) CSS3
13 228 (12.08%) Ajax
14 222 (11.76%) AngularJS
15 177 (9.38%) Hibernate
16 172 (9.11%) Entity Framework
17 168 (8.90%) WCF
18 164 (8.69%) J2EE
19 161 (8.53%) REST
20 155 (8.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 182 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 137 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (5.77%) User Experience
4 82 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
5 61 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 53 (2.81%) Data Integration
7 34 (1.80%) N-Tier
8 32 (1.69%) Client/Server
9 25 (1.32%) W3C
10 24 (1.27%) Mathematics
10 24 (1.27%) iPad
11 19 (1.01%) Semantic Web
12 18 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
13 17 (0.90%) RIA
14 13 (0.69%) Clustering
15 12 (0.64%) Visualisation
16 10 (0.53%) Web 2.0
17 8 (0.42%) GIS
17 8 (0.42%) DTV
18 7 (0.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 242 (12.82%) Linux
2 225 (11.92%) Windows
3 116 (6.14%) UNIX
4 71 (3.76%) Apple iOS
5 68 (3.60%) Android
6 11 (0.58%) Mac OS X
6 11 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 10 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.42%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.32%) CentOS
11 6 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.32%) Debian
12 5 (0.26%) SUSE
13 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.21%) Solaris
14 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.11%) AIX
15 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 916 (48.52%) Agile Software Development
2 777 (41.15%) MVC
3 436 (23.09%) TDD
4 371 (19.65%) Scrum
5 315 (16.68%) OO
6 235 (12.45%) Software Engineering
7 197 (10.43%) Web Development
8 194 (10.28%) SDLC
9 189 (10.01%) Unit Testing
10 177 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 164 (8.69%) OOP
12 151 (8.00%) E-Commerce
13 138 (7.31%) Mentoring
14 129 (6.83%) BDD
15 114 (6.04%) UML
16 105 (5.56%) OOD
17 103 (5.46%) SOA
18 88 (4.66%) ETL
19 81 (4.29%) Software Architecture
20 73 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1098 (58.16%) JavaScript
2 891 (47.19%) C#
3 621 (32.89%) SQL
4 513 (27.17%) Java
5 283 (14.99%) PHP
6 144 (7.63%) T-SQL
7 142 (7.52%) VB.NET
8 113 (5.99%) C++
9 110 (5.83%) Python
10 94 (4.98%) Ruby
11 61 (3.23%) VB
12 54 (2.86%) C
13 53 (2.81%) PHP5
14 45 (2.38%) PL/SQL
15 31 (1.64%) Objective-C
16 30 (1.59%) VB6
17 27 (1.43%) Scala
18 26 (1.38%) TypeScript
18 26 (1.38%) Jython
19 25 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 265 (14.04%) Degree
2 30 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.01%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.32%) OCPJP
6 5 (0.26%) CIMA
6 5 (0.26%) Siebel Certification
6 5 (0.26%) CCNP
6 5 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.21%) MOS
7 4 (0.21%) OCPJWCD
7 4 (0.21%) OCMJD
7 4 (0.21%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.11%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.11%) HND
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.053%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.053%) ISEB
9 1 (0.053%) IC3 Certification
9 1 (0.053%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (4.08%) QA
2 24 (1.27%) GAMP
3 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.053%) WCAG
4 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.053%) Section 508
System Software
1 21 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.21%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.21%) Docker
4 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.16%) Varnish
5 2 (0.11%) HDFS
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (0.90%) Ansible
2 16 (0.85%) Puppet
3 7 (0.37%) Vagrant
3 7 (0.37%) SCCM
3 7 (0.37%) Capistrano
3 7 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.32%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 6 (0.32%) Nagios
5 3 (0.16%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.11%) StatsD
6 2 (0.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 299 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 206 (10.91%) Oracle
3 82 (4.34%) Zend
4 46 (2.44%) IBM
5 38 (2.01%) Google
5 38 (2.01%) Sitecore
6 32 (1.69%) Adobe
7 30 (1.59%) hybris
8 25 (1.32%) Tableau
9 22 (1.17%) Endeca
10 21 (1.11%) VMware
11 17 (0.90%) Informatica
12 13 (0.69%) EPiServer
13 12 (0.64%) SAP
14 11 (0.58%) Sybase
15 10 (0.53%) Sencha
15 10 (0.53%) Xamarin
15 10 (0.53%) Kony
16 8 (0.42%) Siebel
17 7 (0.37%) Teradata
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits To be discussed
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45 - 55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Healthcare, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallington, Surrey
Heat Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago