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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 32 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 27 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.57% 2.72% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.68% 2.82% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 18
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 £28,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
404 532 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.30% 96.55% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 355 498 614
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 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 22 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
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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 +2 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Bury St Edmunds -2 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Newmarket - 3 £45,000 -
Stowmarket - 3 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 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 64 (77.11%) C#
2 56 (67.47%) .NET
3 49 (59.04%) MVC
4 48 (57.83%) ASP.NET
5 39 (46.99%) HTML
6 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
7 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
7 33 (39.76%) CSS
8 29 (34.94%) SQL
9 28 (33.73%) Web Development
10 26 (31.33%) PHP
11 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
11 25 (30.12%) TDD
12 19 (22.89%) jQuery
12 19 (22.89%) OO
12 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (20.48%) Marketing
14 15 (18.07%) Visual Studio
14 15 (18.07%) HTML5
15 14 (16.87%) T-SQL
15 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
15 14 (16.87%) .NET Framework
16 13 (15.66%) Java
16 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 12 (14.46%) Web Services
17 12 (14.46%) SharePoint
18 11 (13.25%) CRM
18 11 (13.25%) Apache
18 11 (13.25%) MySQL
18 11 (13.25%) Apple iOS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (14.46%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.25%) Apache
3 8 (9.64%) CMS
4 7 (8.43%) Node.js
5 6 (7.23%) OpenStack
5 6 (7.23%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.82%) WordPress
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (4.82%) Joomla!
6 4 (4.82%) Drupal
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (4.82%) ColdFusion
7 3 (3.61%) Kentico
8 1 (1.20%) IIS
8 1 (1.20%) SilverStripe
8 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.02%) Magento
2 4 (4.82%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.61%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) MySQL
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.02%) DTS
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.82%) OLAP
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.20%) Big Data
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.02%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (4.82%) MorphX
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (4.82%) PVCS
4 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) Ant
5 1 (1.20%) Maven
5 1 (1.20%) NUnit
5 1 (1.20%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.20%) NCover
5 1 (1.20%) FxCop
General
1 17 (20.48%) Marketing
2 5 (6.02%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (67.47%) .NET
2 48 (57.83%) ASP.NET
3 39 (46.99%) HTML
4 33 (39.76%) CSS
5 19 (22.89%) jQuery
5 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (18.07%) HTML5
7 14 (16.87%) .NET Framework
8 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 12 (14.46%) Web Services
10 10 (12.05%) XML
10 10 (12.05%) LAMP
11 8 (9.64%) CSS3
11 8 (9.64%) WinForms
12 7 (8.43%) WPF
12 7 (8.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (7.23%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (7.23%) Ajax
14 5 (6.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Open Source
3 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.82%) GIS
3 4 (4.82%) Replication
3 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) Blog
6 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.20%) Physics
6 1 (1.20%) DataPower
6 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.84%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Linux
3 6 (7.23%) Android
4 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.04%) MVC
2 28 (33.73%) Web Development
3 25 (30.12%) TDD
4 19 (22.89%) OO
5 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
6 11 (13.25%) CRM
7 9 (10.84%) SOA
7 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.84%) MVVM
8 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.64%) OOP
9 7 (8.43%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (8.43%) WFM
10 6 (7.23%) BDD
10 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.02%) Project Management
11 5 (6.02%) UML
11 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
12 4 (4.82%) OO PHP
12 4 (4.82%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (77.11%) C#
2 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
3 29 (34.94%) SQL
4 26 (31.33%) PHP
5 14 (16.87%) T-SQL
6 13 (15.66%) Java
7 5 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.82%) X++
8 4 (4.82%) C++
8 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.82%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.61%) PHP5
10 1 (1.20%) VB
10 1 (1.20%) Groovy
10 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle
3 9 (10.84%) Zend
4 5 (6.02%) JD Edwards
4 5 (6.02%) SAP
5 4 (4.82%) Serena
6 1 (1.20%) Progress