The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 341 362 347
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 102 81 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.39% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 76 89
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
England

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
East Sussex +1 31 £41,500 -20.19% 1
Surrey -25 17 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Berkshire +11 15 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Kent - 14 £52,500 - 3
Hampshire -5 9 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Isle of Wight - 6 £40,000 -
West Sussex -6 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 175 (71.43%) .NET
2 152 (62.04%) C#
3 134 (54.69%) ASP.NET
4 131 (53.47%) SQL
5 96 (39.18%) SQL Server
6 92 (37.55%) OO
7 88 (35.92%) WPF
8 86 (35.10%) JavaScript
9 81 (33.06%) WCF
10 73 (29.80%) Software Engineering
11 66 (26.94%) HTML
12 63 (25.71%) CSS
13 62 (25.31%) MVC
14 56 (22.86%) Microsoft
15 55 (22.45%) Java
16 54 (22.04%) WinForms
17 45 (18.37%) Windows
18 42 (17.14%) Oracle
19 41 (16.73%) jQuery
20 40 (16.33%) Finance
21 39 (15.92%) Hibernate
22 34 (13.88%) Spring
23 32 (13.06%) C++
24 30 (12.24%) OOD
24 30 (12.24%) Scrum
25 28 (11.43%) Web Services
25 28 (11.43%) XML
26 27 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC
27 26 (10.61%) Degree
28 25 (10.20%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (9.80%) IIS
2 7 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.45%) Apache
4 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.27%) SaaS
2 7 (2.86%) GitHub
3 5 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.82%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.90%) HTTP
2 5 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.22%) GSM
3 3 (1.22%) UMTS
4 2 (0.82%) WAN
4 2 (0.82%) LAN
4 2 (0.82%) PSTN
4 2 (0.82%) GPRS
4 2 (0.82%) 3G
5 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (39.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.12%) MySQL
4 6 (2.45%) Big Data
4 6 (2.45%) MarkLogic
4 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.04%) DTS
5 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.41%) OLAP
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (7.76%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.71%) Subversion
2 14 (5.71%) Maven
3 11 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.45%) NUnit
5 6 (2.45%) Artifactory
5 6 (2.45%) JIRA
5 6 (2.45%) EasyMock
6 5 (2.04%) PhoneGap
6 5 (2.04%) Redmine
7 4 (1.63%) Selenium
8 3 (1.22%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.22%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.82%) WiX
10 1 (0.41%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.41%) Gradle
10 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (16.33%) Finance
2 10 (4.08%) Back Office
2 10 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.67%) Retail
4 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.82%) Marketing
5 2 (0.82%) French Language
6 1 (0.41%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (71.43%) .NET
2 134 (54.69%) ASP.NET
3 88 (35.92%) WPF
4 81 (33.06%) WCF
5 66 (26.94%) HTML
6 63 (25.71%) CSS
7 54 (22.04%) WinForms
8 41 (16.73%) jQuery
9 39 (15.92%) Hibernate
10 34 (13.88%) Spring
11 28 (11.43%) Web Services
11 28 (11.43%) XML
12 27 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (8.98%) .NET Framework
14 20 (8.16%) JSON
15 19 (7.76%) REST
16 16 (6.53%) Silverlight
17 15 (6.12%) MSMQ
18 14 (5.71%) Ajax
18 14 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.86%) Semantic Web
3 6 (2.45%) Social Media
3 6 (2.45%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.63%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.63%) Physics
5 3 (1.22%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.82%) FMCG
7 1 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.41%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.41%) Derivative
7 1 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.37%) Windows
2 15 (6.12%) Linux
3 6 (2.45%) UNIX
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (37.55%) OO
2 73 (29.80%) Software Engineering
3 62 (25.31%) MVC
4 30 (12.24%) Scrum
4 30 (12.24%) OOD
5 25 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (9.80%) User Stories
7 23 (9.39%) E-Commerce
8 21 (8.57%) Information Security
9 14 (5.71%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.31%) Web Development
11 12 (4.90%) TDD
12 11 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (4.49%) Multithreading
12 11 (4.49%) SOA
13 10 (4.08%) Unit Testing
13 10 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (3.27%) Customer Engagement
15 7 (2.86%) UML
16 6 (2.45%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 152 (62.04%) C#
2 131 (53.47%) SQL
3 86 (35.10%) JavaScript
4 55 (22.45%) Java
5 32 (13.06%) C++
6 16 (6.53%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.71%) VB
8 12 (4.90%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.67%) VB6
10 8 (3.27%) PHP
11 7 (2.86%) Perl
11 7 (2.86%) Scala
12 5 (2.04%) C
13 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.22%) VC++
13 3 (1.22%) Python
14 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.82%) VBScript
15 1 (0.41%) Fortran
15 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (10.61%) Degree
2 6 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.04%) MCP
3 5 (2.04%) MCAD
3 5 (2.04%) MCSD
4 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.98%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
1 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 56 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.14%) Oracle
3 2 (0.82%) Remedy
4 1 (0.41%) Perforce
4 1 (0.41%) Sybase
4 1 (0.41%) JBoss
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