Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 47 52
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 243 240 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.79% 5.65% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.01% 5.86% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 216 221 283
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +4.40%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 3,465 4,096 5,148
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 96.44% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,936 3,041 4,346
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +13 103 £52,500 -4.55% 24
Leicestershire +12 74 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Derbyshire +13 31 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Northamptonshire -1 27 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Lincolnshire +4 12 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 144 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (53.91%) JavaScript
3 99 (40.74%) .NET
4 97 (39.92%) HTML
5 94 (38.68%) C#
6 91 (37.45%) CSS
7 66 (27.16%) Java
8 63 (25.93%) SQL
9 53 (21.81%) Scrum
10 48 (19.75%) Unit Testing
11 43 (17.70%) AngularJS
12 41 (16.87%) ASP.NET
13 38 (15.64%) SQL Server
14 37 (15.23%) Greenfield Project
15 36 (14.81%) Git (software)
16 35 (14.40%) TDD
16 35 (14.40%) MySQL
16 35 (14.40%) Microsoft
16 35 (14.40%) React
17 34 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
17 34 (13.99%) RESTful
18 33 (13.58%) Big Data
19 32 (13.17%) Microservices
19 32 (13.17%) MVC
20 31 (12.76%) Retail
21 30 (12.35%) E-Commerce
22 29 (11.93%) PHP
22 29 (11.93%) Finance
22 29 (11.93%) AWS
22 29 (11.93%) Software Engineering

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 26 (10.70%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.06%) Apache Solr
2 5 (2.06%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.65%) CICS
4 3 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.23%) JBoss
4 3 (1.23%) WildFly
5 2 (0.82%) Apache
5 2 (0.82%) WordPress
5 2 (0.82%) Zope
6 1 (0.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (7.41%) SAP EHS
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.93%) AWS
2 15 (6.17%) Azure
3 11 (4.53%) SaaS
4 4 (1.65%) GitHub
4 4 (1.65%) Serverless
4 4 (1.65%) Slack
5 3 (1.23%) PaaS
6 2 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.82%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.41%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.12%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.40%) MySQL
3 33 (13.58%) Big Data
4 28 (11.52%) Hadoop
5 26 (10.70%) Apache Hive
5 26 (10.70%) HBase
5 26 (10.70%) Impala
6 22 (9.05%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.65%) DB2
11 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.23%) Ingres
12 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.76%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.70%) JIRA
4 9 (3.70%) Maven
5 7 (2.88%) webpack
6 6 (2.47%) Gradle
7 5 (2.06%) ANTLR
7 5 (2.06%) Artifactory
7 5 (2.06%) JUnit
8 4 (1.65%) Ant
8 4 (1.65%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.65%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.65%) Subversion
8 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.82%) gulp
9 2 (0.82%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.41%) Moq
General
1 31 (12.76%) Retail
2 29 (11.93%) Finance
3 12 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.12%) Banking
5 9 (3.70%) Law
6 6 (2.47%) Games
6 6 (2.47%) Marketing
7 5 (2.06%) Electronics
8 4 (1.65%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.65%) Police
8 4 (1.65%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.23%) Local Government
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (40.74%) .NET
2 97 (39.92%) HTML
3 91 (37.45%) CSS
4 43 (17.70%) AngularJS
5 41 (16.87%) ASP.NET
6 35 (14.40%) React
7 34 (13.99%) RESTful
8 28 (11.52%) HTML5
8 28 (11.52%) Node.js
8 28 (11.52%) Spring
9 26 (10.70%) jQuery
10 23 (9.47%) CSS3
11 21 (8.64%) Sass
11 21 (8.64%) Web Services
12 19 (7.82%) Vue.js
13 18 (7.41%) BAPI
13 18 (7.41%) IDoc
13 18 (7.41%) J2EE
13 18 (7.41%) SAP Smart Forms
14 17 (7.00%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.23%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.64%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.35%) e-Learning
4 13 (5.35%) Mobile Payment
4 13 (5.35%) Public Cloud
5 11 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.53%) User Experience
6 6 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.23%) NHS
9 2 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.82%) Life Science
9 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.82%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.41%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.53%) Windows
2 10 (4.12%) Linux
3 6 (2.47%) Unix
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) CentOS
4 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.81%) Scrum
3 48 (19.75%) Unit Testing
4 35 (14.40%) TDD
5 32 (13.17%) Microservices
5 32 (13.17%) MVC
6 30 (12.35%) E-Commerce
7 29 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (11.93%) Software Engineering
7 29 (11.93%) Web Development
8 28 (11.52%) OO
9 26 (10.70%) MapReduce
10 22 (9.05%) CRM
10 22 (9.05%) Front End Development
10 22 (9.05%) SDLC
11 20 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (6.17%) DevOps
13 14 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (5.76%) Technical Debt
13 14 (5.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 131 (53.91%) JavaScript
2 94 (38.68%) C#
3 66 (27.16%) Java
4 63 (25.93%) SQL
5 29 (11.93%) PHP
6 28 (11.52%) Scala
7 25 (10.29%) T-SQL
8 18 (7.41%) ABAP
8 18 (7.41%) SAPscript
9 11 (4.53%) C++
9 11 (4.53%) TypeScript
10 9 (3.70%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.29%) Python
12 6 (2.47%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.47%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.65%) COBOL
13 4 (1.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (1.65%) ES6
13 4 (1.65%) JCL
14 3 (1.23%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 24 (9.88%) Degree
2 13 (5.35%) AWS Certification
3 10 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.23%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.82%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) SEPA
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (8.23%) Docker
2 11 (4.53%) HDFS
3 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (14.40%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.82%) SAP
3 12 (4.94%) Oracle
4 11 (4.53%) Google
5 5 (2.06%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.65%) IBM
6 4 (1.65%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.23%) NEC
7 3 (1.23%) Northgate
7 3 (1.23%) Telerik
8 2 (0.82%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.41%) Databricks
9 1 (0.41%) Informatica
9 1 (0.41%) Red Box
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.41%) Sage
9 1 (0.41%) Zend