The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 226 331 326
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 227 140 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.24% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 226 122 149
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Senior Software 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
17678 20627 22681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.93% 97.08% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15070 16793 18322
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the South East region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +79 73 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire +32 60 £50,000 +3.09% 4
Berkshire +2 40 £55,000 +4.76% 2
West Sussex +16 26 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Oxfordshire +1 21 £40,000 -38.46% 3
Buckinghamshire +23 7 £42,500 -5.55%
East Sussex -5 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Kent - 1 - -
Senior Software Developer
England

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 276 (74.39%) C#
2 233 (62.80%) JavaScript
3 224 (60.38%) .NET
4 195 (52.56%) SQL Server
5 192 (51.75%) HTML
6 174 (46.90%) CSS
7 164 (44.20%) ASP.NET
8 156 (42.05%) MVC
9 144 (38.81%) SQL
10 138 (37.20%) Degree
11 135 (36.39%) C++
12 130 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
13 120 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 114 (30.73%) OO
15 107 (28.84%) Finance
16 105 (28.30%) Software Engineering
17 98 (26.42%) jQuery
18 91 (24.53%) Microsoft
19 90 (24.26%) Team Foundation Server
20 89 (23.99%) Computer Science
21 81 (21.83%) Java
22 79 (21.29%) XML
23 67 (18.06%) Mentoring
24 58 (15.63%) Visual Studio
25 57 (15.36%) Web Services
26 53 (14.29%) TDD
27 49 (13.21%) Telecoms
27 49 (13.21%) OOP
28 48 (12.94%) Automotive
29 47 (12.67%) Relational Database

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.89%) IIS
2 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.81%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 34 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.16%) MS Office
3 3 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.47%) SaaS
2 17 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) Force.com
5 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.96%) Internet
2 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.27%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (52.56%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.67%) Relational Database
3 37 (9.97%) NoSQL
4 22 (5.93%) RDBMS
5 18 (4.85%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (3.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 13 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (3.23%) Big Data
10 11 (2.96%) MySQL
11 6 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.81%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
15 1 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 90 (24.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 22 (5.93%) Eclipse
4 16 (4.31%) NUnit
5 14 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 14 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.50%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (3.23%) Maven
8 11 (2.96%) JUnit
9 8 (2.16%) Subversion
10 4 (1.08%) JIRA
11 2 (0.54%) Ant
11 2 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.54%) Gradle
11 2 (0.54%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.54%) JBehave
11 2 (0.54%) jMock
11 2 (0.54%) Selenium
12 1 (0.27%) Grunt
12 1 (0.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 107 (28.84%) Finance
2 49 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 48 (12.94%) Automotive
4 40 (10.78%) Aerospace
5 26 (7.01%) Manufacturing
6 25 (6.74%) Banking
7 20 (5.39%) Games
8 12 (3.23%) Retail
9 11 (2.96%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.08%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.54%) Marketing
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (60.38%) .NET
2 192 (51.75%) HTML
3 174 (46.90%) CSS
4 164 (44.20%) ASP.NET
5 120 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 98 (26.42%) jQuery
7 79 (21.29%) XML
8 57 (15.36%) Web Services
9 47 (12.67%) HTML5
10 43 (11.59%) .NET Framework
11 42 (11.32%) Ajax
12 40 (10.78%) JSON
13 37 (9.97%) WCF
14 32 (8.63%) AngularJS
14 32 (8.63%) CSS3
15 27 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 24 (6.47%) Spring
17 24 (6.47%) XSLT
18 22 (5.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 89 (23.99%) Computer Science
2 46 (12.40%) Mathematics
3 27 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.31%) Driving Licence
6 13 (3.50%) Reinsurance
7 12 (3.23%) iPad
8 11 (2.96%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.16%) Life Science
10 6 (1.62%) RIA
11 5 (1.35%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.35%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.81%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.81%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.54%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.27%) Cloud Native
14 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.70%) Windows
2 24 (6.47%) Linux
3 8 (2.16%) Android
4 6 (1.62%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.54%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.54%) Unix
8 1 (0.27%) CentOS
8 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Fedora
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (42.05%) MVC
2 130 (35.04%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (30.73%) OO
4 105 (28.30%) Software Engineering
5 67 (18.06%) Mentoring
6 53 (14.29%) TDD
7 49 (13.21%) OOP
8 44 (11.86%) Scrum
9 39 (10.51%) Unit Testing
10 37 (9.97%) Multithreading
11 33 (8.89%) SDLC
12 32 (8.63%) Software Architecture
13 31 (8.36%) Financial Modelling
14 29 (7.82%) Web Development
15 27 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (6.47%) OOD
17 21 (5.66%) UML
18 20 (5.39%) Web Application Development
19 18 (4.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 276 (74.39%) C#
2 233 (62.80%) JavaScript
3 144 (38.81%) SQL
4 135 (36.39%) C++
5 81 (21.83%) Java
6 43 (11.59%) VB.NET
7 40 (10.78%) T-SQL
8 26 (7.01%) C
9 17 (4.58%) Python
10 11 (2.96%) F#
10 11 (2.96%) VB
11 7 (1.89%) PHP
11 7 (1.89%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.62%) Scala
12 6 (1.62%) VB6
13 5 (1.35%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.54%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.54%) R
14 2 (0.54%) Ruby
15 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 138 (37.20%) Degree
2 26 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.20%) QA
2 14 (3.77%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) logstash
1 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.54%) Puppet
1 2 (0.54%) StatsD
2 1 (0.27%) Control-M
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.13%) Oracle
3 13 (3.50%) TOWER Software
4 5 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.08%) Sun
6 3 (0.81%) Zend
7 2 (0.54%) New Relic
7 2 (0.54%) Twitter
8 1 (0.27%) BMC
8 1 (0.27%) Compuware
8 1 (0.27%) Facebook
8 1 (0.27%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.27%) Google
8 1 (0.27%) HP
8 1 (0.27%) Pega
8 1 (0.27%) QNX
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