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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 34 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 34 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.96% 8.36% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.08% 8.80% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
559 523 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.07% 95.09% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 460 388 492
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -7 26 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £55,000 -
Felixstowe - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 49 (74.24%) C#
2 44 (66.67%) HTML
3 42 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 40 (60.61%) CSS
5 39 (59.09%) .NET
6 27 (40.91%) Mentoring
7 26 (39.39%) SQL
8 25 (37.88%) jQuery
9 20 (30.30%) ASP.NET
10 18 (27.27%) MVC
10 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
12 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (24.24%) HTML5
13 13 (19.70%) CRM
14 12 (18.18%) Windows
14 12 (18.18%) Subversion
15 11 (16.67%) .NET Framework
15 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
16 10 (15.15%) Linux
16 10 (15.15%) Web Services
16 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
16 10 (15.15%) MySQL
16 10 (15.15%) PHP
16 10 (15.15%) Java
16 10 (15.15%) CSS3
16 10 (15.15%) Web Development
17 9 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
17 9 (13.64%) OO
17 9 (13.64%) CMS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 9 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 9 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (13.64%) CMS
2 7 (10.61%) Apache
3 4 (6.06%) Drupal
4 3 (4.55%) WordPress
4 3 (4.55%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.03%) Kentico
6 1 (1.52%) Node.js
6 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) MySQL
3 7 (10.61%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Subversion
2 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.61%) NUnit
4 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.03%) Ant
5 2 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.03%) JMeter
5 2 (3.03%) Maven
5 2 (3.03%) Selenium
5 2 (3.03%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (1.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (10.61%) Marketing
2 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (66.67%) HTML
2 40 (60.61%) CSS
3 39 (59.09%) .NET
4 25 (37.88%) jQuery
5 20 (30.30%) ASP.NET
6 16 (24.24%) HTML5
7 11 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 10 (15.15%) Web Services
8 10 (15.15%) CSS3
9 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (7.58%) WCF
10 5 (7.58%) WPF
10 5 (7.58%) WinForms
11 3 (4.55%) Spring
11 3 (4.55%) XHTML
11 3 (4.55%) LAMP
11 3 (4.55%) Struts
11 3 (4.55%) Symfony
11 3 (4.55%) Laravel
12 2 (3.03%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.61%) Social Media
3 3 (4.55%) MPEG
3 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) CUDA
4 1 (1.52%) BBC
4 1 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.52%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Mentoring
2 18 (27.27%) MVC
3 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.70%) CRM
5 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 10 (15.15%) Web Development
7 9 (13.64%) OO
8 7 (10.61%) TDD
9 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.58%) UML
10 4 (6.06%) MVVM
11 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.55%) Data Management
11 3 (4.55%) OO PHP
11 3 (4.55%) Line Management
12 2 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
12 2 (3.03%) Coaching
12 2 (3.03%) OOP
13 1 (1.52%) B2C
13 1 (1.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) C#
2 42 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 26 (39.39%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) PHP
4 10 (15.15%) Java
5 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.55%) Python
6 3 (4.55%) C++
6 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.52%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.52%) VC++
8 1 (1.52%) R
8 1 (1.52%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) HND
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) Zend
3 2 (3.03%) IBM
3 2 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) Appcelerator
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