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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
England / South East
Rank 314 341 340
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 75 114 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.59% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.60% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 112 104
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
14226 18845 20028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.76% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11795 16024 16234
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +52 16 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Hampshire +11 15 £51,250 +13.88% 5
Oxfordshire +29 13 £52,500 -15.32% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 9 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Home Counties - 9 £57,500 -
Surrey +3 8 £52,500 -4.54% 1
West Sussex 0 4 £62,500 +35.13%
East Sussex +17 1 £52,500 +27.27% 2
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 120 (66.30%) C#
2 119 (65.75%) .NET
3 108 (59.67%) JavaScript
4 95 (52.49%) SQL
5 87 (48.07%) MVC
6 81 (44.75%) HTML
6 81 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
7 65 (35.91%) Software Engineering
8 63 (34.81%) SQL Server
9 59 (32.60%) CSS
10 54 (29.83%) ASP.NET
11 53 (29.28%) Scrum
12 51 (28.18%) Degree
12 51 (28.18%) AngularJS
13 49 (27.07%) Java
14 46 (25.41%) RESTful
15 45 (24.86%) Computer Science
16 44 (24.31%) Finance
17 39 (21.55%) jQuery
18 36 (19.89%) TDD
18 36 (19.89%) NoSQL
19 35 (19.34%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (19.34%) Microsoft
19 35 (19.34%) Windows
20 34 (18.78%) Web Services
21 33 (18.23%) Oracle
22 32 (17.68%) Unit Testing
22 32 (17.68%) .NET Framework
23 30 (16.57%) C++
23 30 (16.57%) VB.NET

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 (7.18%) IIS
2 8 (4.42%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.87%) CMS
4 6 (3.31%) Apache
5 5 (2.76%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.21%) Jetty
6 4 (2.21%) nginx
7 3 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.66%) JBoss
7 3 (1.66%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS Office
2 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (12.15%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (8.29%) SaaS
4 2 (1.10%) PaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.55%) GitHub
5 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (34.81%) SQL Server
2 36 (19.89%) NoSQL
3 27 (14.92%) Relational Database
4 18 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (6.63%) MongoDB
6 11 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.97%) MySQL
7 9 (4.97%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.97%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.87%) Big Data
8 7 (3.87%) MariaDB
9 6 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.76%) DTS
10 5 (2.76%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (7.18%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.63%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.42%) Maven
4 8 (4.42%) Subversion
5 7 (3.87%) Mocha
6 6 (3.31%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.76%) Gradle
7 5 (2.76%) JUnit
8 2 (1.10%) Mockito
8 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.10%) Selenium
8 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.55%) Ant
9 1 (0.55%) Bower
9 1 (0.55%) Grunt
9 1 (0.55%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.55%) Moq
9 1 (0.55%) NUnit
9 1 (0.55%) Redmine
General
1 44 (24.31%) Finance
2 24 (13.26%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.63%) Retail
4 10 (5.52%) Electronics
5 6 (3.31%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.66%) Banking
6 3 (1.66%) Games
7 2 (1.10%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Billing
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (65.75%) .NET
2 81 (44.75%) HTML
3 59 (32.60%) CSS
4 54 (29.83%) ASP.NET
5 51 (28.18%) AngularJS
6 46 (25.41%) RESTful
7 39 (21.55%) jQuery
8 35 (19.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (18.78%) Web Services
10 32 (17.68%) .NET Framework
11 30 (16.57%) HTML5
11 30 (16.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (14.92%) Ajax
13 24 (13.26%) Razor View Engine
13 24 (13.26%) XML
14 21 (11.60%) CSS3
15 17 (9.39%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (7.73%) JSON
16 14 (7.73%) Node.js
16 14 (7.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.86%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.94%) Mathematics
3 12 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.08%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.42%) Physics
6 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.87%) Life Science
7 6 (3.31%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.31%) Health Informatics
7 6 (3.31%) Informatics
8 5 (2.76%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.76%) iPad
8 5 (2.76%) NHS
8 5 (2.76%) Web 2.0
9 4 (2.21%) Device Driver
9 4 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (2.21%) Semantic Web
10 2 (1.10%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.34%) Windows
2 24 (13.26%) Linux
3 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.21%) Android
4 4 (2.21%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.66%) Unix
6 1 (0.55%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (48.07%) MVC
2 81 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (35.91%) Software Engineering
4 53 (29.28%) Scrum
5 36 (19.89%) TDD
6 32 (17.68%) Unit Testing
7 27 (14.92%) OO
8 26 (14.36%) Multithreading
9 22 (12.15%) Web Development
10 20 (11.05%) SDLC
11 17 (9.39%) Mentoring
12 16 (8.84%) BDD
13 12 (6.63%) Domain-Driven Design
14 10 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (5.52%) Release Management
15 8 (4.42%) DevOps
15 8 (4.42%) Multithreaded Programming
15 8 (4.42%) OOP
16 7 (3.87%) Issue Tracking
16 7 (3.87%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 120 (66.30%) C#
2 108 (59.67%) JavaScript
3 95 (52.49%) SQL
4 49 (27.07%) Java
5 30 (16.57%) C++
5 30 (16.57%) VB.NET
6 26 (14.36%) T-SQL
7 22 (12.15%) Python
8 10 (5.52%) C
8 10 (5.52%) F#
9 7 (3.87%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.87%) VC++
10 6 (3.31%) ANSI SQL
10 6 (3.31%) PHP
10 6 (3.31%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.31%) VB
10 6 (3.31%) VB6
11 4 (2.21%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.66%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (28.18%) Degree
2 8 (4.42%) PhD
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) QA
2 5 (2.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Ansible
1 1 (0.55%) Grafana
1 1 (0.55%) Kibana
1 1 (0.55%) logstash
1 1 (0.55%) Packer
1 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (19.34%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.23%) Oracle
3 2 (1.10%) Google
3 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.10%) Sybase
4 1 (0.55%) AppDynamics
4 1 (0.55%) Fujitsu
4 1 (0.55%) Splunk
4 1 (0.55%) VMware
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
iSource IT
Salary: Bonus & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £50,000 p.a DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago