Period
to 6 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 229 205 276
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.85% 4.93% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.08% 5.11% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 210 208 294
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,875 £59,625
England median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +9.09% -

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 3,234 4,014 5,184
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 96.54% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,717 2,952 4,379
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +22 93 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Leicestershire +18 70 £50,000 - 7
Derbyshire +24 32 £42,500 +6.25%
Northamptonshire +15 28 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Lincolnshire +1 10 £45,000 -5.26%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 127 (55.46%) JavaScript
1 127 (55.46%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (44.54%) HTML
3 101 (44.10%) CSS
4 86 (37.55%) .NET
5 83 (36.24%) C#
6 60 (26.20%) Java
7 59 (25.76%) Scrum
8 57 (24.89%) SQL
9 45 (19.65%) AngularJS
10 38 (16.59%) Git (software)
10 38 (16.59%) TDD
11 37 (16.16%) MVC
12 36 (15.72%) RESTful
12 36 (15.72%) Greenfield Project
13 35 (15.28%) Software Engineering
14 34 (14.85%) Unit Testing
15 33 (14.41%) HTML5
15 33 (14.41%) jQuery
15 33 (14.41%) SQL Server
16 32 (13.97%) ASP.NET
16 32 (13.97%) Finance
16 32 (13.97%) Web Development
17 31 (13.54%) PHP
18 30 (13.10%) MySQL
18 30 (13.10%) Microsoft
18 30 (13.10%) React
19 29 (12.66%) Retail
20 28 (12.23%) E-Commerce
20 28 (12.23%) AWS

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 22 (9.61%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.18%) Apache Solr
2 5 (2.18%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.75%) CICS
4 3 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.31%) JBoss
4 3 (1.31%) WildFly
5 2 (0.87%) WordPress
5 2 (0.87%) Zope
6 1 (0.44%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) CMS
6 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (6.55%) SAP EHS
2 2 (0.87%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.23%) AWS
2 13 (5.68%) Azure
3 9 (3.93%) SaaS
4 5 (2.18%) Serverless
5 4 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.75%) Slack
6 3 (1.31%) PaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.44%) GitHub
7 1 (0.44%) npm
7 1 (0.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.10%) MySQL
3 25 (10.92%) Big Data
4 24 (10.48%) Hadoop
5 22 (9.61%) Apache Hive
5 22 (9.61%) HBase
5 22 (9.61%) Impala
6 14 (6.11%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.18%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.75%) DB2
9 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.31%) Ingres
10 3 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (16.59%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (7.42%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.99%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.93%) JIRA
5 8 (3.49%) webpack
6 7 (3.06%) Maven
7 6 (2.62%) gulp
8 5 (2.18%) ANTLR
8 5 (2.18%) Artifactory
8 5 (2.18%) Gradle
8 5 (2.18%) JUnit
9 4 (1.75%) Ant
9 4 (1.75%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.75%) Subversion
10 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.44%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.44%) Moq
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (13.97%) Finance
2 29 (12.66%) Retail
3 11 (4.80%) Law
4 10 (4.37%) Banking
5 5 (2.18%) Electronics
5 5 (2.18%) Games
5 5 (2.18%) Marketing
6 4 (1.75%) Police
6 4 (1.75%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.31%) Billing
7 3 (1.31%) Local Government
8 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (44.54%) HTML
2 101 (44.10%) CSS
3 86 (37.55%) .NET
4 45 (19.65%) AngularJS
5 36 (15.72%) RESTful
6 33 (14.41%) HTML5
6 33 (14.41%) jQuery
7 32 (13.97%) ASP.NET
8 30 (13.10%) React
9 26 (11.35%) Spring
10 25 (10.92%) CSS3
10 25 (10.92%) Node.js
11 23 (10.04%) Vue.js
12 22 (9.61%) Web Services
13 21 (9.17%) .NET Core
13 21 (9.17%) Redux
14 20 (8.73%) Sass
15 19 (8.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (7.86%) .NET Framework
17 16 (6.99%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.72%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.99%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.68%) e-Learning
4 13 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (5.68%) Mobile Payment
5 12 (5.24%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.06%) User Experience
7 6 (2.62%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.87%) Life Science
8 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.87%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.44%) EPoS
9 1 (0.44%) NHS
9 1 (0.44%) Robotics
9 1 (0.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.24%) Windows
2 7 (3.06%) Linux
3 5 (2.18%) Unix
4 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.44%) CentOS
4 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (55.46%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (25.76%) Scrum
3 38 (16.59%) TDD
4 37 (16.16%) MVC
5 35 (15.28%) Software Engineering
6 34 (14.85%) Unit Testing
7 32 (13.97%) Web Development
8 28 (12.23%) E-Commerce
8 28 (12.23%) Front End Development
9 27 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (11.79%) Microservices
10 25 (10.92%) OO
11 23 (10.04%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (9.61%) MapReduce
13 20 (8.73%) CRM
14 19 (8.30%) SDLC
15 15 (6.55%) Analytics
15 15 (6.55%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (6.11%) Technical Debt
17 13 (5.68%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 127 (55.46%) JavaScript
2 83 (36.24%) C#
3 60 (26.20%) Java
4 57 (24.89%) SQL
5 31 (13.54%) PHP
6 24 (10.48%) Scala
7 22 (9.61%) T-SQL
8 15 (6.55%) ABAP
8 15 (6.55%) SAPscript
9 11 (4.80%) C++
9 11 (4.80%) Python
10 10 (4.37%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.06%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.62%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.75%) COBOL
13 4 (1.75%) JCL
13 4 (1.75%) PHP 7
14 3 (1.31%) Java 8
14 3 (1.31%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.87%) ES6
Qualifications
1 26 (11.35%) Degree
2 14 (6.11%) AWS Certification
3 9 (3.93%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.31%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SEPA
System Software
1 21 (9.17%) Docker
2 12 (5.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (5.24%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.42%) SAP
3 16 (6.99%) Oracle
4 11 (4.80%) Google
5 5 (2.18%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.75%) IBM
6 4 (1.75%) Telerik
6 4 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.31%) NEC
7 3 (1.31%) Northgate
8 2 (0.87%) Spotify
9 1 (0.44%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.44%) Databricks
9 1 (0.44%) Red Box
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.44%) Tableau
9 1 (0.44%) Zend