Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 40 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 220 251 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.60% 5.34% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 5.49% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 184 220 254
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £33,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3,797 4,574 4,857
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.24% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,202 3,695 4,071
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 98 £52,500 +5.00% 21
Leicestershire +7 57 £51,250 -2.38% 13
Northamptonshire +11 40 £50,250 -12.61% 4
Derbyshire -6 19 £53,750 +20.79% 7
Lincolnshire +5 6 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 139 (63.18%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (55.45%) C#
3 108 (49.09%) JavaScript
4 100 (45.45%) .NET
5 88 (40.00%) SQL
6 73 (33.18%) HTML
7 57 (25.91%) CSS
8 56 (25.45%) Java
8 56 (25.45%) Unit Testing
9 52 (23.64%) SQL Server
10 51 (23.18%) AngularJS
11 46 (20.91%) Microsoft
12 41 (18.64%) ASP.NET
13 36 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (15.91%) Azure
15 34 (15.45%) T-SQL
15 34 (15.45%) React
15 34 (15.45%) SDLC
16 33 (15.00%) Microservices
16 33 (15.00%) Scrum
17 31 (14.09%) Git (software)
17 31 (14.09%) Node.js
17 31 (14.09%) Big Data
18 29 (13.18%) Test Automation
18 29 (13.18%) AWS
18 29 (13.18%) Web Services
18 29 (13.18%) Mobile App
19 28 (12.73%) MySQL
20 26 (11.82%) Docker
20 26 (11.82%) Problem-Solving

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 17 (7.73%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.73%) CICS
2 6 (2.73%) SAS
3 4 (1.82%) Apache
3 4 (1.82%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.91%) Confluence
4 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) DNN
5 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.73%) SPSS
2 2 (0.91%) HipChat
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.64%) NetSuite
2 6 (2.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.27%) SAP EHS
4 1 (0.45%) Magento
4 1 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.91%) Azure
2 29 (13.18%) AWS
3 9 (4.09%) GCP
4 8 (3.64%) SaaS
4 8 (3.64%) Serverless
5 5 (2.27%) GitHub
5 5 (2.27%) npm
6 3 (1.36%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.91%) Azure Functions
7 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Flow
7 2 (0.91%) Office 365
7 2 (0.91%) PowerApps
8 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.45%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.09%) Big Data
3 28 (12.73%) MySQL
4 17 (7.73%) Apache Hive
4 17 (7.73%) Hadoop
4 17 (7.73%) HBase
4 17 (7.73%) Impala
4 17 (7.73%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (5.91%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.09%) BigQuery
7 9 (4.09%) Data Lake
7 9 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.64%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.73%) DB2
10 3 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (14.09%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.45%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.09%) TeamCity
5 9 (4.09%) webpack
6 8 (3.64%) JIRA
7 4 (1.82%) Maven
7 4 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.82%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.36%) Grunt
8 3 (1.36%) PuPHPet
8 3 (1.36%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.36%) Xdebug
9 2 (0.91%) Gradle
10 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.45%) gulp
10 1 (0.45%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (11.36%) Retail
2 21 (9.55%) Finance
2 21 (9.55%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.18%) Marketing
4 4 (1.82%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.91%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (45.45%) .NET
2 73 (33.18%) HTML
3 57 (25.91%) CSS
4 51 (23.18%) AngularJS
5 41 (18.64%) ASP.NET
6 34 (15.45%) React
7 31 (14.09%) Node.js
8 29 (13.18%) Web Services
9 25 (11.36%) HTML5
10 24 (10.91%) jQuery
11 23 (10.45%) .NET Framework
12 21 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (9.55%) Spring
13 18 (8.18%) SOAP
14 17 (7.73%) XML
15 15 (6.82%) J2EE
15 15 (6.82%) Sass
16 14 (6.36%) .NET Core
17 13 (5.91%) REST
18 12 (5.45%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (13.18%) Mobile App
3 19 (8.64%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (6.82%) User Experience
5 13 (5.91%) Virtual Team
6 12 (5.45%) Data Centre
6 12 (5.45%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.73%) EPoS
7 6 (2.73%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.82%) NHS
9 2 (0.91%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.45%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.45%) Robotics
10 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.55%) Linux
2 15 (6.82%) Android
3 14 (6.36%) Apple iOS
4 13 (5.91%) Windows
5 3 (1.36%) CentOS
5 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (63.18%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (25.45%) Unit Testing
3 34 (15.45%) SDLC
4 33 (15.00%) Microservices
4 33 (15.00%) Scrum
5 29 (13.18%) Test Automation
6 26 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (10.91%) Web Development
8 22 (10.00%) DevOps
8 22 (10.00%) MVC
9 21 (9.55%) E-Commerce
10 18 (8.18%) Mentoring
10 18 (8.18%) Software Engineering
11 17 (7.73%) MapReduce
12 16 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (6.82%) TDD
14 14 (6.36%) Android Development
14 14 (6.36%) Artificial Intelligence
14 14 (6.36%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (6.36%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (55.45%) C#
2 108 (49.09%) JavaScript
3 88 (40.00%) SQL
4 56 (25.45%) Java
5 34 (15.45%) T-SQL
6 20 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 17 (7.73%) Scala
8 15 (6.82%) PHP
9 13 (5.91%) Apple Swift
9 13 (5.91%) Kotlin
9 13 (5.91%) Objective-C
10 10 (4.55%) Python
11 8 (3.64%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.73%) COBOL
12 6 (2.73%) ES6
12 6 (2.73%) JCL
12 6 (2.73%) PHP 7
12 6 (2.73%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.27%) ABAP
13 5 (2.27%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 21 (9.55%) Degree
2 12 (5.45%) Master's Degree
3 5 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.82%) BC Cleared
4 4 (1.82%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.09%) QA
2 2 (0.91%) PMO
2 2 (0.91%) WCAG
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (11.82%) Docker
2 12 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (7.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 46 (20.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.36%) Oracle
2 14 (6.36%) Xamarin
3 12 (5.45%) ForgeRock
4 10 (4.55%) SAP
5 9 (4.09%) Google
5 9 (4.09%) Tableau
6 6 (2.73%) IBM
7 5 (2.27%) Sage
8 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.45%) Avature
10 1 (0.45%) Informatica
10 1 (0.45%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.45%) WooCommerce
10 1 (0.45%) Zend