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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 29 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 33 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.18% 7.56% 6.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 7.95% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 33
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 £34,800 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
521 440 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.57% 95.03% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 426 339 470
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 February 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 February 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 -1 25 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Bury St Edmunds +7 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 51 (69.86%) C#
1 51 (69.86%) HTML
2 48 (65.75%) JavaScript
3 47 (64.38%) CSS
4 42 (57.53%) .NET
5 29 (39.73%) SQL
6 28 (38.36%) Mentoring
7 25 (34.25%) jQuery
8 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
9 20 (27.40%) MVC
10 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
10 18 (24.66%) HTML5
11 16 (21.92%) Java
12 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
13 13 (17.81%) Web Services
13 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
13 13 (17.81%) CSS3
14 12 (16.44%) Subversion
14 12 (16.44%) CMS
14 12 (16.44%) Visual Studio
14 12 (16.44%) Windows
15 11 (15.07%) Web Development
15 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
16 10 (13.70%) TDD
16 10 (13.70%) MySQL
16 10 (13.70%) PHP
16 10 (13.70%) CRM
17 9 (12.33%) Linux
18 8 (10.96%) OO

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (16.44%) CMS
2 7 (9.59%) Apache
3 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.22%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.85%) Drupal
5 3 (4.11%) WordPress
5 3 (4.11%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.74%) Kentico
6 2 (2.74%) IIS
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) MySQL
3 8 (10.96%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.85%) Big Data
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Visual Studio
1 12 (16.44%) Subversion
2 8 (10.96%) NUnit
3 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.11%) Ant
4 3 (4.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.11%) JMeter
4 3 (4.11%) Maven
4 3 (4.11%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (9.59%) Marketing
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (69.86%) HTML
2 47 (64.38%) CSS
3 42 (57.53%) .NET
4 25 (34.25%) jQuery
5 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
6 18 (24.66%) HTML5
7 13 (17.81%) CSS3
7 13 (17.81%) Web Services
8 8 (10.96%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (8.22%) REST
11 5 (6.85%) Ajax
11 5 (6.85%) WPF
11 5 (6.85%) XHTML
12 4 (5.48%) Java EE
12 4 (5.48%) SOAP
13 3 (4.11%) Struts
13 3 (4.11%) Swing
13 3 (4.11%) EJB
13 3 (4.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.96%) Social Media
3 3 (4.11%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.11%) Open Source
4 2 (2.74%) MPEG
4 2 (2.74%) DataPower
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) BBC
5 1 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.37%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Android
3 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Mentoring
2 20 (27.40%) MVC
3 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.81%) Unit Testing
5 11 (15.07%) Web Development
6 10 (13.70%) TDD
6 10 (13.70%) CRM
7 8 (10.96%) OO
8 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (4.11%) OO PHP
10 3 (4.11%) Line Management
10 3 (4.11%) UML
10 3 (4.11%) Data Management
10 3 (4.11%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.11%) MVVM
11 2 (2.74%) OOP
11 2 (2.74%) Web Design
11 2 (2.74%) SOA
11 2 (2.74%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 51 (69.86%) C#
2 48 (65.75%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.73%) SQL
4 16 (21.92%) Java
5 10 (13.70%) PHP
6 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.48%) Python
8 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.11%) C++
8 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.74%) Groovy
9 2 (2.74%) Scala
10 1 (1.37%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.37%) R
10 1 (1.37%) GLSL
10 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.37%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) HND
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) HP
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
2 3 (4.11%) IBM
2 3 (4.11%) Zend
3 1 (1.37%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.37%) Google
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc
Posted: 17 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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