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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 304 323 364
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 122 149 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.71% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.73% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 117 130 77
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
16934 20356 20992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14151 17066 16412
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +29 34 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Berkshire +17 29 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Hampshire 0 29 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Oxfordshire -2 19 £48,750 -7.14% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Sussex +15 3 £57,500 +5.50%
Kent - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 238 (68.39%) C#
2 213 (61.21%) .NET
3 205 (58.91%) JavaScript
4 167 (47.99%) HTML
5 161 (46.26%) SQL Server
6 153 (43.97%) MVC
7 152 (43.68%) ASP.NET
8 146 (41.95%) SQL
9 143 (41.09%) CSS
10 123 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
11 116 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 115 (33.05%) C++
13 106 (30.46%) Degree
14 100 (28.74%) Java
15 98 (28.16%) Finance
15 98 (28.16%) Software Engineering
16 86 (24.71%) OO
17 85 (24.43%) jQuery
18 83 (23.85%) XML
19 82 (23.56%) Microsoft
20 78 (22.41%) Computer Science
21 76 (21.84%) Mentoring
22 63 (18.10%) TDD
23 62 (17.82%) Web Services
24 58 (16.67%) Automotive
24 58 (16.67%) Telecoms
25 56 (16.09%) Team Foundation Server
26 53 (15.23%) Oracle
26 53 (15.23%) OOP
27 49 (14.08%) Scrum

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 8 (2.30%) IIS
2 5 (1.44%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.15%) CMS
3 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.15%) JBoss
3 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.57%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.45%) MS Office
3 5 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (6.61%) SaaS
4 2 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.01%) Internet
3 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (46.26%) SQL Server
2 45 (12.93%) Relational Database
3 31 (8.91%) NoSQL
4 26 (7.47%) RDBMS
5 23 (6.61%) Oracle Database
6 19 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (4.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (3.45%) Big Data
9 11 (3.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.72%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.72%) MySQL
10 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.15%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (0.86%) GIS
13 2 (0.57%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 56 (16.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (7.76%) Visual Studio
3 22 (6.32%) Eclipse
4 18 (5.17%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.60%) Git (software)
6 14 (4.02%) JUnit
7 12 (3.45%) Maven
8 6 (1.72%) NUnit
9 5 (1.44%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.15%) JIRA
10 4 (1.15%) Mocha
11 3 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.86%) Selenium
11 3 (0.86%) Subversion
12 2 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.57%) Gradle
12 2 (0.57%) Grunt
12 2 (0.57%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.57%) JBehave
12 2 (0.57%) jMock
General
1 98 (28.16%) Finance
2 58 (16.67%) Automotive
2 58 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 47 (13.51%) Aerospace
4 29 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 27 (7.76%) Banking
6 15 (4.31%) Games
7 11 (3.16%) Electronics
8 9 (2.59%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.15%) Advertising
10 4 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.86%) Retail
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (61.21%) .NET
2 167 (47.99%) HTML
3 152 (43.68%) ASP.NET
4 143 (41.09%) CSS
5 116 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 85 (24.43%) jQuery
7 83 (23.85%) XML
8 62 (17.82%) Web Services
9 49 (14.08%) Ajax
10 45 (12.93%) HTML5
11 42 (12.07%) AngularJS
11 42 (12.07%) RESTful
12 41 (11.78%) JSON
13 38 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (9.48%) .NET Framework
15 30 (8.62%) CSS3
16 27 (7.76%) Spring
16 27 (7.76%) WCF
17 24 (6.90%) Node.js
17 24 (6.90%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 78 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.77%) Mathematics
3 31 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.60%) Client/Server
5 15 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.31%) Life Science
6 14 (4.02%) iPad
7 11 (3.16%) Physics
8 9 (2.59%) Device Driver
9 7 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.44%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.44%) RIA
11 4 (1.15%) Health Informatics
11 4 (1.15%) Informatics
12 3 (0.86%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.86%) Reinsurance
13 2 (0.57%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.92%) Windows
2 22 (6.32%) Linux
3 6 (1.72%) Unix
4 4 (1.15%) Android
5 3 (0.86%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (43.97%) MVC
2 123 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (28.16%) Software Engineering
4 86 (24.71%) OO
5 76 (21.84%) Mentoring
6 63 (18.10%) TDD
7 53 (15.23%) OOP
8 49 (14.08%) Scrum
9 34 (9.77%) Multithreading
10 31 (8.91%) SDLC
11 29 (8.33%) BDD
12 27 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (7.76%) UML
12 27 (7.76%) Web Development
13 26 (7.47%) Unit Testing
14 22 (6.32%) Domain-Driven Design
15 21 (6.03%) Data Modelling
16 20 (5.75%) Use Case
17 18 (5.17%) OOD
18 17 (4.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 238 (68.39%) C#
2 205 (58.91%) JavaScript
3 146 (41.95%) SQL
4 115 (33.05%) C++
5 100 (28.74%) Java
6 45 (12.93%) VB.NET
7 35 (10.06%) T-SQL
8 33 (9.48%) C
9 27 (7.76%) Python
10 20 (5.75%) F#
11 11 (3.16%) VB
11 11 (3.16%) VB6
12 7 (2.01%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.72%) PHP
14 5 (1.44%) Ruby
14 5 (1.44%) Scala
15 4 (1.15%) ANSI SQL
15 4 (1.15%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.15%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 106 (30.46%) Degree
2 20 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.59%) PhD
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.60%) QA
2 13 (3.74%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Packer
1 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (23.56%) Microsoft
2 53 (15.23%) Oracle
3 5 (1.44%) Google
4 4 (1.15%) Sybase
5 3 (0.86%) Sun
5 3 (0.86%) TOWER Software
5 3 (0.86%) Zend
6 2 (0.57%) Fujitsu
6 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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