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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 284 369 316
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 175 102 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.91% 0.48% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.49% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 173 97 164
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
18585 20615 22693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.93% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15815 16468 18150
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Hampshire +30 52 £50,000 +17.64% 9
Surrey +10 42 £55,000 - 5
West Sussex +20 33 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire +29 28 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Oxfordshire +1 11 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 6 £48,750 +8.33% 2
East Sussex +22 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Kent - 2 £58,750 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 228 (78.08%) C#
2 188 (64.38%) JavaScript
3 173 (59.25%) .NET
4 170 (58.22%) SQL Server
5 154 (52.74%) HTML
6 145 (49.66%) CSS
7 136 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (42.81%) Degree
9 113 (38.70%) SQL
10 110 (37.67%) MVC
11 108 (36.99%) ASP.NET
12 97 (33.22%) C++
13 96 (32.88%) Software Engineering
14 95 (32.53%) OO
15 84 (28.77%) Team Foundation Server
16 81 (27.74%) jQuery
16 81 (27.74%) Finance
17 79 (27.05%) Microsoft
18 78 (26.71%) Computer Science
19 74 (25.34%) ASP.NET MVC
20 63 (21.58%) Visual Studio
21 54 (18.49%) Java
22 50 (17.12%) XML
23 49 (16.78%) MS Excel
24 48 (16.44%) Mathematics
25 47 (16.10%) Windows
26 46 (15.75%) TDD
27 44 (15.07%) Software Architecture
28 43 (14.73%) .NET Framework
29 41 (14.04%) WCF

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 (4.45%) Node.js
2 10 (3.42%) IIS
3 9 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (16.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Office
2 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.25%) SaaS
2 12 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.34%) RS-232
2 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (58.22%) SQL Server
2 40 (13.70%) Relational Database
3 39 (13.36%) NoSQL
4 25 (8.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (6.85%) MySQL
6 18 (6.16%) RDBMS
6 18 (6.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.08%) Big Data
9 9 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (1.71%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.68%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.34%) HBase
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 84 (28.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (21.58%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.16%) NUnit
4 15 (5.14%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (4.45%) Subversion
6 9 (3.08%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.08%) Maven
7 8 (2.74%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.05%) JUnit
9 3 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.68%) Ant
10 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.68%) Gradle
10 2 (0.68%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.68%) JBehave
10 2 (0.68%) jMock
10 2 (0.68%) Moq
10 2 (0.68%) MSTest
10 2 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 81 (27.74%) Finance
2 26 (8.90%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.14%) Banking
3 15 (5.14%) Games
4 14 (4.79%) Aerospace
4 14 (4.79%) Automotive
5 12 (4.11%) Retail
6 11 (3.77%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.71%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.03%) Advertising
10 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) Marketing
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (59.25%) .NET
2 154 (52.74%) HTML
3 145 (49.66%) CSS
4 108 (36.99%) ASP.NET
5 81 (27.74%) jQuery
6 74 (25.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (17.12%) XML
8 43 (14.73%) .NET Framework
9 41 (14.04%) WCF
10 39 (13.36%) Web Services
11 33 (11.30%) HTML5
12 31 (10.62%) JSON
13 30 (10.27%) Ajax
14 29 (9.93%) CSS3
15 24 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 24 (8.22%) Spring
16 23 (7.88%) AngularJS
17 20 (6.85%) WPF
18 19 (6.51%) Entity Framework
18 19 (6.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 78 (26.71%) Computer Science
2 48 (16.44%) Mathematics
3 35 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.82%) Driving Licence
5 14 (4.79%) Reinsurance
6 12 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.11%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.40%) iPad
8 5 (1.71%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.37%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.03%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) DataPower
12 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.34%) RIA
12 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
12 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.10%) Windows
2 30 (10.27%) Linux
3 9 (3.08%) Mac OS X
4 8 (2.74%) Unix
5 6 (2.05%) Android
6 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Fedora
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (37.67%) MVC
3 96 (32.88%) Software Engineering
4 95 (32.53%) OO
5 46 (15.75%) TDD
6 44 (15.07%) Software Architecture
7 40 (13.70%) Scrum
7 40 (13.70%) SDLC
8 36 (12.33%) Financial Modelling
8 36 (12.33%) Mentoring
9 34 (11.64%) Unit Testing
10 31 (10.62%) Multithreading
10 31 (10.62%) Web Development
11 29 (9.93%) OOP
12 18 (6.16%) OOD
13 16 (5.48%) Risk Management
13 16 (5.48%) User Stories
14 15 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (4.45%) UML
15 13 (4.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 228 (78.08%) C#
2 188 (64.38%) JavaScript
3 113 (38.70%) SQL
4 97 (33.22%) C++
5 54 (18.49%) Java
6 41 (14.04%) T-SQL
7 27 (9.25%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.77%) Python
9 10 (3.42%) VB
10 8 (2.74%) PHP
11 7 (2.40%) C
11 7 (2.40%) F#
12 5 (1.71%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.37%) VB6
14 3 (1.03%) Scala
15 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.68%) R
15 2 (0.68%) Ruby
15 2 (0.68%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 125 (42.81%) Degree
2 18 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.34%) MCAD
4 1 (0.34%) MCP
4 1 (0.34%) MCSD
4 1 (0.34%) PhD
4 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.53%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.03%) Puppet
2 2 (0.68%) logstash
2 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.68%) StatsD
3 1 (0.34%) Control-M
3 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 79 (27.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.56%) Oracle
3 14 (4.79%) TOWER Software
4 4 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.03%) Sun
6 2 (0.68%) New Relic
6 2 (0.68%) Twitter
6 2 (0.68%) Zend
7 1 (0.34%) BMC
7 1 (0.34%) Compuware
7 1 (0.34%) Facebook
7 1 (0.34%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.34%) Google
7 1 (0.34%) HP
7 1 (0.34%) Pega
7 1 (0.34%) QNX
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum +excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Relocation Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Aylesbury
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Appnovation
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago