The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 29 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 37 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.08% 1.79% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.64% 1.83% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 22
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £51,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Senior Developer
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
428 546 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 93.45% 97.67% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 344 502 505
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Suffolk region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Ipswich +21 23 £47,000 +88.00% 3
Bury St Edmunds +7 5 £30,000 -41.46%
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title.

1 44 (68.75%) C#
2 42 (65.63%) HTML
3 40 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 38 (59.38%) CSS
5 34 (53.13%) .NET
6 30 (46.88%) MVC
7 27 (42.19%) SQL
8 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET
9 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
10 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (26.56%) Mentoring
11 16 (25.00%) jQuery
12 15 (23.44%) TDD
12 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
13 14 (21.88%) HTML5
14 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
14 13 (20.31%) CMS
15 12 (18.75%) Windows
15 12 (18.75%) OO
15 12 (18.75%) Apache
16 11 (17.19%) Web Services
16 11 (17.19%) PHP
16 11 (17.19%) Java
17 10 (15.63%) MySQL
17 10 (15.63%) Visual Studio
17 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
17 10 (15.63%) Unit Testing
17 10 (15.63%) CSS3
18 8 (12.50%) Web Development
18 8 (12.50%) Subversion

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.31%) CMS
2 12 (18.75%) Apache
3 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.81%) Drupal
4 4 (6.25%) WordPress
4 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (6.25%) Node.js
4 4 (6.25%) Joomla!
5 3 (4.69%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.69%) ColdFusion
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.56%) Kentico
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.69%) osCommerce
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) MySQL
3 7 (10.94%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.81%) Big Data
5 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.56%) OLAP
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.56%) DTS
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.50%) Subversion
3 7 (10.94%) NUnit
4 4 (6.25%) Ant
4 4 (6.25%) Maven
5 3 (4.69%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.69%) JMeter
5 3 (4.69%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (4.69%) Selenium
6 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.56%) PVCS
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.56%) MorphX
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Games
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (65.63%) HTML
2 38 (59.38%) CSS
3 34 (53.13%) .NET
4 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET
5 16 (25.00%) jQuery
6 14 (21.88%) HTML5
7 11 (17.19%) Web Services
8 10 (15.63%) CSS3
9 6 (9.38%) REST
9 6 (9.38%) XML
9 6 (9.38%) Ajax
9 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (7.81%) XHTML
10 5 (7.81%) SOAP
10 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (6.25%) Ext JS
11 4 (6.25%) Symfony
11 4 (6.25%) Java EE
11 4 (6.25%) LAMP
11 4 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.25%) Open Source
2 4 (6.25%) Replication
3 3 (4.69%) Social Media
3 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) DataPower
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Blog
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) Physics
5 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.56%) MPEG
5 1 (1.56%) GIS
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Android
3 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.88%) MVC
2 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) Mentoring
3 15 (23.44%) TDD
4 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
5 12 (18.75%) OO
6 10 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.50%) Web Development
8 6 (9.38%) OOP
8 6 (9.38%) SOA
8 6 (9.38%) MVVM
9 5 (7.81%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) OO PHP
10 4 (6.25%) CRM
10 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.69%) Web Design
11 3 (4.69%) WFM
11 3 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (4.69%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (3.13%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (68.75%) C#
2 40 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 27 (42.19%) SQL
4 11 (17.19%) PHP
4 11 (17.19%) Java
5 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.69%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.69%) PHP5
7 2 (3.13%) Groovy
7 2 (3.13%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) X++
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) HND
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 4 (6.25%) Zend
4 3 (4.69%) IBM
4 3 (4.69%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Serena
5 1 (1.56%) Progress
5 1 (1.56%) Appcelerator
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