Period
to 16 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 44 53
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 256 290 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.49% 5.58% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 5.73% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 238 272 330
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -1.10% +13.75%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 4,518 5,064 6,445
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.40% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,561 4,215 5,088
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £23,785
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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
Nottinghamshire +6 105 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Leicestershire -4 65 £55,000 +37.50% 19
Northamptonshire -6 52 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Derbyshire -4 25 £40,000 -13.04% 7
Lincolnshire +4 4 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 136 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (52.73%) .NET
3 130 (50.78%) JavaScript
4 124 (48.44%) C#
5 111 (43.36%) SQL
6 109 (42.58%) SQL Server
7 96 (37.50%) HTML
8 84 (32.81%) CSS
9 80 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 71 (27.73%) MVC
11 67 (26.17%) Java
11 67 (26.17%) jQuery
12 62 (24.22%) ASP.NET
13 59 (23.05%) Problem-Solving
14 57 (22.27%) HTML5
15 55 (21.48%) Retail
16 50 (19.53%) Finance
17 49 (19.14%) Web Services
18 48 (18.75%) AngularJS
19 46 (17.97%) Microsoft Azure
20 44 (17.19%) Spring
21 42 (16.41%) Software Engineering
22 40 (15.63%) Git (software)
23 37 (14.45%) Team Foundation Server
23 37 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (13.67%) T-SQL
25 32 (12.50%) Oracle
26 31 (12.11%) TDD
26 31 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
26 31 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web API

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 13 (5.08%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.73%) NServiceBus
3 7 (2.73%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.73%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.34%) CMS
4 6 (2.34%) Sitefinity
5 5 (1.95%) IIS
5 5 (1.95%) JBoss
6 2 (0.78%) DNN
6 2 (0.78%) SAS
6 2 (0.78%) WildFly
7 1 (0.39%) Apache
7 1 (0.39%) CICS
7 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 46 (17.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.95%) Office 365
4 4 (1.56%) GitHub
5 3 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.78%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.78%) SaaS
6 2 (0.78%) Serverless
7 1 (0.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.73%) Intranet
2 3 (1.17%) HTTP
3 2 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.39%) SMS
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (42.58%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (7.42%) MySQL
3 19 (7.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (7.03%) Big Data
5 16 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (5.08%) HBase
7 12 (4.69%) Apache Hive
7 12 (4.69%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.69%) Impala
7 12 (4.69%) Power BI
8 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (3.91%) SSDT
9 9 (3.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.34%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.56%) MongoDB
14 3 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 40 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 37 (14.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (8.59%) Visual Studio
4 17 (6.64%) JUnit
5 14 (5.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (4.30%) Gradle
7 10 (3.91%) Jenkins
7 10 (3.91%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.73%) GitLab
8 7 (2.73%) Hudson
8 7 (2.73%) Maven
8 7 (2.73%) Mockito
8 7 (2.73%) webpack
9 6 (2.34%) gulp
10 5 (1.95%) NUnit
11 4 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (1.56%) Subversion
12 3 (1.17%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.78%) Jasmine
General
1 55 (21.48%) Retail
2 50 (19.53%) Finance
3 4 (1.56%) Automotive
3 4 (1.56%) Marketing
4 3 (1.17%) Banking
4 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.78%) Advertising
5 2 (0.78%) Games
5 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (52.73%) .NET
2 96 (37.50%) HTML
3 84 (32.81%) CSS
4 67 (26.17%) jQuery
5 62 (24.22%) ASP.NET
6 57 (22.27%) HTML5
7 49 (19.14%) Web Services
8 48 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 44 (17.19%) Spring
10 31 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (12.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (10.94%) .NET Framework
12 27 (10.55%) RESTful
13 26 (10.16%) Hibernate
13 26 (10.16%) React
14 25 (9.77%) J2EE
15 24 (9.38%) CSS3
16 23 (8.98%) Entity Framework
17 21 (8.20%) Node.js
18 17 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.98%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.98%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (7.03%) EPoS
4 16 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (5.08%) Fintech
7 7 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.73%) User Experience
8 6 (2.34%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.95%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.95%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.78%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.78%) Robotics
11 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.39%) NHS
11 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.38%) Windows
2 16 (6.25%) Linux
3 10 (3.91%) Unix
4 3 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.39%) Android
6 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (27.73%) MVC
3 59 (23.05%) Problem-Solving
4 42 (16.41%) Software Engineering
5 31 (12.11%) TDD
6 30 (11.72%) Mentoring
6 30 (11.72%) Microservices
7 28 (10.94%) IT Strategy
7 28 (10.94%) Scrum
7 28 (10.94%) SDLC
7 28 (10.94%) Test Automation
7 28 (10.94%) Time Management
8 27 (10.55%) Unit Testing
9 25 (9.77%) E-Commerce
10 24 (9.38%) OO
11 23 (8.98%) Web Development
12 19 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (6.25%) DevOps
14 15 (5.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 130 (50.78%) JavaScript
2 124 (48.44%) C#
3 111 (43.36%) SQL
4 67 (26.17%) Java
5 35 (13.67%) T-SQL
6 28 (10.94%) VB.NET
7 20 (7.81%) Java 8
8 14 (5.47%) PL/SQL
9 12 (4.69%) PHP
10 11 (4.30%) VB
10 11 (4.30%) VB6
11 10 (3.91%) TypeScript
12 9 (3.52%) Scala
13 8 (3.13%) Python
14 7 (2.73%) C++
15 4 (1.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 3 (1.17%) ABAP
16 3 (1.17%) ES6
16 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (10.16%) Degree
2 10 (3.91%) MCP
2 10 (3.91%) MCPD
2 10 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.73%) BC Cleared
4 7 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.73%) DBS Check
5 5 (1.95%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.30%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) GDPR
3 2 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.03%) Docker
2 5 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.73%) Oozie
1 7 (2.73%) Puppet
2 6 (2.34%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.50%) Oracle
3 8 (3.13%) Telerik
4 7 (2.73%) Google
5 6 (2.34%) Twitter
6 5 (1.95%) ForgeRock
7 4 (1.56%) Zend
8 3 (1.17%) SAP
8 3 (1.17%) Tableau
8 3 (1.17%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.78%) RedGate
10 1 (0.39%) T-Plan