The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 29 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 34 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.15% 4.62% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.25% 4.77% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
412 566 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.80% 96.75% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 349 533 556
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
East of England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +5 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Bury St Edmunds -8 5 £55,000 +69.23%
Stowmarket - 5 £45,000 -
Newmarket - 3 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 68 (76.40%) C#
2 61 (68.54%) .NET
3 52 (58.43%) ASP.NET
3 52 (58.43%) MVC
4 38 (42.70%) HTML
5 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
5 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
6 32 (35.96%) CSS
6 32 (35.96%) Web Development
7 30 (33.71%) SQL
8 29 (32.58%) TDD
9 27 (30.34%) PHP
10 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
11 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (22.47%) OO
13 19 (21.35%) jQuery
14 18 (20.22%) Marketing
15 16 (17.98%) Visual Studio
15 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 15 (16.85%) T-SQL
16 15 (16.85%) .NET Framework
17 14 (15.73%) Java
17 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
17 14 (15.73%) HTML5
18 12 (13.48%) N-Tier
18 12 (13.48%) CRM
18 12 (13.48%) SharePoint
18 12 (13.48%) Web Services
18 12 (13.48%) Apple iOS
19 11 (12.36%) Apache

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (13.48%) SharePoint
2 11 (12.36%) Apache
3 7 (7.87%) CMS
3 7 (7.87%) Node.js
4 6 (6.74%) OpenStack
4 6 (6.74%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.49%) Kentico
5 4 (4.49%) WordPress
5 4 (4.49%) ColdFusion
5 4 (4.49%) Drupal
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle 10gAS
5 4 (4.49%) Joomla!
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.25%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.25%) IIS
7 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.12%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Magento
1 6 (6.74%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (4.49%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (3.37%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) MySQL
3 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.62%) DTS
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (4.49%) OLAP
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.25%) Big Data
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (4.49%) PVCS
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (4.49%) MorphX
5 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.25%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) Maven
6 1 (1.12%) NUnit
6 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.12%) Ant
6 1 (1.12%) NCover
6 1 (1.12%) FxCop
General
1 18 (20.22%) Marketing
2 5 (5.62%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (68.54%) .NET
2 52 (58.43%) ASP.NET
3 38 (42.70%) HTML
4 32 (35.96%) CSS
5 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (21.35%) jQuery
7 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 15 (16.85%) .NET Framework
9 14 (15.73%) HTML5
10 12 (13.48%) Web Services
11 10 (11.24%) XML
11 10 (11.24%) LAMP
12 8 (8.99%) WinForms
13 7 (7.87%) Ajax
13 7 (7.87%) WPF
13 7 (7.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (7.87%) CSS3
13 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (6.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.49%) Open Source
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.49%) GIS
3 4 (4.49%) Replication
4 2 (2.25%) DataPower
4 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.25%) Blog
5 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.11%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) Linux
3 6 (6.74%) Android
4 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (58.43%) MVC
2 32 (35.96%) Web Development
3 29 (32.58%) TDD
4 20 (22.47%) OO
5 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
6 12 (13.48%) CRM
7 10 (11.24%) SOA
7 10 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.11%) MVVM
8 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.99%) OOP
9 8 (8.99%) WFM
10 7 (7.87%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.87%) BDD
11 6 (6.74%) UML
12 5 (5.62%) Project Management
12 5 (5.62%) Waterfall
13 4 (4.49%) Time Management
13 4 (4.49%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 68 (76.40%) C#
2 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
3 30 (33.71%) SQL
4 27 (30.34%) PHP
5 15 (16.85%) T-SQL
6 14 (15.73%) Java
7 5 (5.62%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.62%) C++
8 4 (4.49%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.49%) X++
9 3 (3.37%) PHP5
10 2 (2.25%) Scala
10 2 (2.25%) Groovy
11 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle
3 9 (10.11%) Zend
4 6 (6.74%) JD Edwards
4 6 (6.74%) SAP
5 4 (4.49%) Serena
6 1 (1.12%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) Progress