Period
to 20 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Durham during the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Developer
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 4 14 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Durham 2.70% 5.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 5.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
North East median annual salary £44,000 £40,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +8.64% -7.43% +9.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Durham
Permanent vacancies in Durham with a recognized job title 146 242 224
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.65% 98.37% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 121 179 160
Median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33% -5.36%
10th Percentile £22,125 £22,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,958 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +2.39% +6.67%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Durham

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Durham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Durham.

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Durham

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Core
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) CRM

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript