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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 308 339 357
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 91 128 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.62% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 87 123 101
Median salary £52,500 £53,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +9.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,393 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +11.11%
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
15690 20732 21361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13081 17473 17056
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Oxfordshire +42 17 £52,500 +2.43% 2
Surrey -8 17 £52,500 -4.54%
Hampshire +4 16 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Berkshire +51 14 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 11 £42,500 -22.72%
Home Counties - 9 £60,000 -
West Sussex +21 4 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Kent +12 2 £52,500 +40.00%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 169 (67.60%) C#
2 162 (64.80%) .NET
3 141 (56.40%) JavaScript
4 116 (46.40%) MVC
5 109 (43.60%) SQL
6 100 (40.00%) HTML
7 93 (37.20%) SQL Server
7 93 (37.20%) ASP.NET
8 92 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (31.60%) Software Engineering
9 79 (31.60%) CSS
10 72 (28.80%) Finance
11 71 (28.40%) Degree
12 69 (27.60%) Java
12 69 (27.60%) C++
13 63 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 61 (24.40%) jQuery
15 59 (23.60%) Computer Science
15 59 (23.60%) Scrum
16 56 (22.40%) AngularJS
17 50 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 50 (20.00%) OO
18 47 (18.80%) Mentoring
19 45 (18.00%) RESTful
19 45 (18.00%) Web Services
19 45 (18.00%) Oracle
19 45 (18.00%) Telecoms
20 43 (17.20%) Windows
21 41 (16.40%) TDD
22 40 (16.00%) XML

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 13 (5.20%) IIS
2 8 (3.20%) CMS
2 8 (3.20%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.00%) JBoss
3 5 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.20%) Apache
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.40%) Jetty
7 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.80%) SaaS
4 2 (0.80%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) GitHub
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.00%) Internet
3 3 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (37.20%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.60%) NoSQL
3 25 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.40%) Oracle Database
4 16 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.80%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (4.00%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.20%) Big Data
8 8 (3.20%) MariaDB
9 7 (2.80%) MySQL
9 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.00%) GIS
12 4 (1.60%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.20%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.80%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.20%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.20%) Mocha
4 8 (3.20%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.40%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.00%) JUnit
6 5 (2.00%) Subversion
7 4 (1.60%) Maven
8 2 (0.80%) Gradle
8 2 (0.80%) Grunt
8 2 (0.80%) JIRA
8 2 (0.80%) Mockito
8 2 (0.80%) NUnit
8 2 (0.80%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.80%) Selenium
9 1 (0.40%) Bower
9 1 (0.40%) gulp
9 1 (0.40%) Redmine
General
1 72 (28.80%) Finance
2 45 (18.00%) Telecoms
3 27 (10.80%) Automotive
4 21 (8.40%) Aerospace
5 14 (5.60%) Banking
5 14 (5.60%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.80%) Electronics
7 8 (3.20%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.40%) Retail
9 4 (1.60%) Advertising
9 4 (1.60%) Games
10 2 (0.80%) Billing
10 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (64.80%) .NET
2 100 (40.00%) HTML
3 93 (37.20%) ASP.NET
4 79 (31.60%) CSS
5 63 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 61 (24.40%) jQuery
7 56 (22.40%) AngularJS
8 45 (18.00%) RESTful
8 45 (18.00%) Web Services
9 40 (16.00%) XML
10 36 (14.40%) HTML5
11 34 (13.60%) Ajax
12 32 (12.80%) .NET Framework
13 28 (11.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 24 (9.60%) CSS3
15 21 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (8.40%) JSON
15 21 (8.40%) Razor View Engine
16 18 (7.20%) Node.js
17 16 (6.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.60%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.80%) Mathematics
3 21 (8.40%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.40%) Client/Server
5 14 (5.60%) Life Science
6 12 (4.80%) Physics
7 9 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.60%) Device Driver
7 9 (3.60%) iPad
8 5 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.00%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.00%) Health Informatics
8 5 (2.00%) Informatics
8 5 (2.00%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.20%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.20%) RIA
11 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.80%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.20%) Windows
2 29 (11.60%) Linux
3 6 (2.40%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.40%) Unix
4 5 (2.00%) Android
5 4 (1.60%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.80%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.40%) Solaris
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (46.40%) MVC
2 92 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (31.60%) Software Engineering
4 59 (23.60%) Scrum
5 50 (20.00%) OO
6 47 (18.80%) Mentoring
7 41 (16.40%) TDD
8 36 (14.40%) Unit Testing
9 33 (13.20%) Multithreading
10 27 (10.80%) OOP
11 23 (9.20%) Web Development
12 21 (8.40%) SDLC
13 19 (7.60%) BDD
14 17 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (6.40%) UML
16 15 (6.00%) Domain-Driven Design
17 10 (4.00%) Data Modelling
17 10 (4.00%) DevOps
17 10 (4.00%) Release Management
17 10 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 169 (67.60%) C#
2 141 (56.40%) JavaScript
3 109 (43.60%) SQL
4 69 (27.60%) C++
4 69 (27.60%) Java
5 37 (14.80%) VB.NET
6 30 (12.00%) Python
7 23 (9.20%) T-SQL
8 22 (8.80%) C
9 12 (4.80%) F#
10 8 (3.20%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.20%) VC++
11 6 (2.40%) VB
11 6 (2.40%) VB6
12 5 (2.00%) ANSI SQL
12 5 (2.00%) PHP
12 5 (2.00%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.00%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.60%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (28.40%) Degree
2 10 (4.00%) PhD
3 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.80%) QA
2 8 (3.20%) GAMP
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Grafana
1 1 (0.40%) Kibana
1 1 (0.40%) logstash
1 1 (0.40%) Packer
1 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 45 (18.00%) Oracle
3 5 (2.00%) Google
4 4 (1.60%) Sybase
5 3 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.40%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.40%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.40%) Splunk
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
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Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Flexi-working
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: to c.£55,000 + Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Flexi-working
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago