Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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

Senior Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 42 55
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 250 306 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.92% 5.49% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 5.66% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 251 255 245
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £34,500 £33,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 4,964 5,406 6,123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.68% 96.95% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,195 4,435 4,885
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +2 77 £50,000 +21.95% 10
Nottinghamshire -26 66 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Northamptonshire 0 51 £55,000 +29.41% 10
Derbyshire -8 35 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Lincolnshire +14 18 £50,000 +9.89% 5
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Senior 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 East Midlands region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 164 (65.60%) JavaScript
2 141 (56.40%) .NET
3 140 (56.00%) C#
4 121 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (46.40%) HTML
6 112 (44.80%) ASP.NET
7 110 (44.00%) jQuery
8 109 (43.60%) CSS
9 105 (42.00%) MVC
10 104 (41.60%) SQL Server
11 92 (36.80%) SQL
12 69 (27.60%) Microsoft
13 64 (25.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 60 (24.00%) Web Services
15 53 (21.20%) AngularJS
16 52 (20.80%) .NET Framework
17 51 (20.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 47 (18.80%) React
18 47 (18.80%) Java
19 45 (18.00%) E-Commerce
19 45 (18.00%) RESTful
20 44 (17.60%) Software Engineering
20 44 (17.60%) Entity Framework
21 43 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
22 37 (14.80%) TDD
22 37 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
22 37 (14.80%) ASP.NET Web API
23 35 (14.00%) Docker
23 35 (14.00%) Unit Testing
23 35 (14.00%) Spring

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.60%) Tomcat
1 14 (5.60%) WebSphere
2 8 (3.20%) JBoss
3 7 (2.80%) CMS
4 5 (2.00%) Apache
4 5 (2.00%) Confluence
4 5 (2.00%) OpenEdge
5 4 (1.60%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.60%) WildFly
6 3 (1.20%) DNN
6 3 (1.20%) IIS
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 43 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.00%) GitHub
4 5 (2.00%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (41.60%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (6.40%) MySQL
5 14 (5.60%) Power BI
6 12 (4.80%) MongoDB
7 11 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.60%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.80%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.80%) SSDT
11 5 (2.00%) OLTP
12 4 (1.60%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.60%) Ingres
13 3 (1.20%) Big Data
13 3 (1.20%) MS Access
13 3 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
14 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.80%) Looker
Development Applications
1 31 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (9.60%) webpack
3 20 (8.00%) JUnit
4 19 (7.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (6.40%) Git (software)
6 14 (5.60%) Hudson
6 14 (5.60%) Mockito
7 13 (5.20%) NUnit
8 12 (4.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (4.40%) Maven
9 11 (4.40%) MSTest
10 9 (3.60%) Moq
11 8 (3.20%) Jenkins
11 8 (3.20%) JIRA
11 8 (3.20%) Subversion
12 6 (2.40%) Artifactory
13 5 (2.00%) Bitbucket
13 5 (2.00%) gulp
13 5 (2.00%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.60%) ANTLR
General
1 35 (14.00%) Finance
2 22 (8.80%) Retail
3 6 (2.40%) Banking
4 5 (2.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.60%) Games
5 4 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.20%) Automotive
6 3 (1.20%) Marketing
7 2 (0.80%) Law
7 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Electronics
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (56.40%) .NET
2 116 (46.40%) HTML
3 112 (44.80%) ASP.NET
4 110 (44.00%) jQuery
5 109 (43.60%) CSS
6 64 (25.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (24.00%) Web Services
8 53 (21.20%) AngularJS
9 52 (20.80%) .NET Framework
10 51 (20.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 47 (18.80%) React
12 45 (18.00%) RESTful
13 44 (17.60%) Entity Framework
14 37 (14.80%) ASP.NET Web API
15 35 (14.00%) Spring
16 34 (13.60%) Hibernate
17 26 (10.40%) Node.js
17 26 (10.40%) Redux
18 23 (9.20%) PhoneGap
19 22 (8.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.60%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.20%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.80%) User Experience
4 10 (4.00%) Fintech
5 9 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.40%) SWIFT
8 5 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.60%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.60%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (1.60%) NHS
10 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.80%) Clustering
11 2 (0.80%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.40%) Animation
12 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.40%) iSeries
12 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.40%) Windows
2 9 (3.60%) Linux
3 2 (0.80%) Android
3 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) Unix
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (48.40%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (42.00%) MVC
3 45 (18.00%) E-Commerce
4 44 (17.60%) Software Engineering
5 37 (14.80%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (14.80%) TDD
6 35 (14.00%) Unit Testing
7 32 (12.80%) Mentoring
8 29 (11.60%) Scrum
9 28 (11.20%) Microservices
9 28 (11.20%) SDLC
10 24 (9.60%) Test Automation
10 24 (9.60%) Web Development
11 21 (8.40%) Front End Development
12 20 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (8.00%) OO
12 20 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (5.20%) Machine Learning
15 12 (4.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 164 (65.60%) JavaScript
2 140 (56.00%) C#
3 92 (36.80%) SQL
4 47 (18.80%) Java
5 29 (11.60%) T-SQL
6 26 (10.40%) ES6
7 23 (9.20%) Java 8
8 22 (8.80%) VB.NET
9 16 (6.40%) PL/SQL
10 15 (6.00%) C++
10 15 (6.00%) PHP
11 5 (2.00%) OpenEdge ABL
12 4 (1.60%) C
13 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.20%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.80%) Python
15 1 (0.40%) COBOL
15 1 (0.40%) Groovy
15 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.40%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 12 (4.80%) Degree
2 7 (2.80%) MCP
2 7 (2.80%) MCPD
2 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.40%) QA
1 6 (2.40%) SEPA
2 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) GCP
3 1 (0.40%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (14.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Kibana
1 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (27.60%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.80%) Oracle
3 21 (8.40%) Google
4 5 (2.00%) Progress
4 5 (2.00%) Telerik
5 4 (1.60%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.20%) Misys
7 2 (0.80%) Tableau
7 2 (0.80%) Zend
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.40%) SAP