Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 46 53
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 251 291 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.12% 5.43% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 5.58% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 226 244 284
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £35,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 4,776 5,211 6,299
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.49% 97.15% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,958 4,279 5,072
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,950 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
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 16 August 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 August 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 -15 73 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Northamptonshire +18 64 £55,000 +25.71% 12
Leicestershire -15 60 £50,000 +21.95% 10
Derbyshire -4 33 £43,500 +2.35% 6
Lincolnshire +12 15 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 163 (64.94%) JavaScript
2 139 (55.38%) C#
3 137 (54.58%) .NET
4 126 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (45.82%) SQL Server
6 114 (45.42%) HTML
7 101 (40.24%) CSS
7 101 (40.24%) jQuery
8 100 (39.84%) MVC
9 98 (39.04%) ASP.NET
10 93 (37.05%) SQL
11 78 (31.08%) Microsoft
12 59 (23.51%) Web Services
13 56 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (20.32%) .NET Framework
14 51 (20.32%) Java
14 51 (20.32%) AngularJS
15 49 (19.52%) Software Engineering
15 49 (19.52%) Microsoft Azure
16 45 (17.93%) Entity Framework
17 43 (17.13%) TDD
17 43 (17.13%) E-Commerce
17 43 (17.13%) RESTful
18 41 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
19 39 (15.54%) React
19 39 (15.54%) HTML5
20 38 (15.14%) Spring
21 37 (14.74%) Team Foundation Server
22 36 (14.34%) Unit Testing
23 35 (13.94%) SDLC

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 (6.77%) WebSphere
2 10 (3.98%) CMS
2 10 (3.98%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.39%) Apache
5 5 (1.99%) Confluence
5 5 (1.99%) IIS
5 5 (1.99%) JBoss
5 5 (1.99%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.99%) Sitefinity
6 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.80%) DNN
7 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 49 (19.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.19%) GitHub
4 7 (2.79%) SaaS
5 4 (1.59%) Office 365
6 2 (0.80%) Azure Functions
6 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.80%) Serverless
6 2 (0.80%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.39%) Intranet
2 2 (0.80%) HTTP
2 2 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) SMS
3 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (45.82%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.97%) MySQL
5 15 (5.98%) Power BI
5 15 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (4.38%) SSDT
8 10 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.19%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.79%) Big Data
10 7 (2.79%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.99%) OLTP
11 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.59%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (1.20%) MS Access
14 2 (0.80%) Cosmos DB
14 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (14.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (10.36%) Git (software)
3 23 (9.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (8.76%) JUnit
5 20 (7.97%) webpack
6 17 (6.77%) Hudson
6 17 (6.77%) Mockito
7 16 (6.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (3.98%) gulp
8 10 (3.98%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.59%) Subversion
10 8 (3.19%) Gradle
11 7 (2.79%) Jenkins
11 7 (2.79%) JIRA
11 7 (2.79%) Maven
11 7 (2.79%) NUnit
12 6 (2.39%) Moq
13 5 (1.99%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.99%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.59%) Jasmine
General
1 31 (12.35%) Finance
2 22 (8.76%) Retail
3 6 (2.39%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.99%) Automotive
4 5 (1.99%) Games
5 4 (1.59%) Marketing
6 3 (1.20%) Banking
6 3 (1.20%) Retail Banking
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
1 137 (54.58%) .NET
2 114 (45.42%) HTML
3 101 (40.24%) CSS
3 101 (40.24%) jQuery
4 98 (39.04%) ASP.NET
5 59 (23.51%) Web Services
6 56 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (20.32%) .NET Framework
7 51 (20.32%) AngularJS
8 45 (17.93%) Entity Framework
9 43 (17.13%) RESTful
10 41 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (15.54%) HTML5
11 39 (15.54%) React
12 38 (15.14%) Spring
13 34 (13.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 32 (12.75%) Hibernate
15 24 (9.56%) J2EE
16 22 (8.76%) Node.js
17 19 (7.57%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.57%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (5.58%) User Experience
3 13 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (4.78%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.38%) Fintech
6 10 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.79%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.20%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.20%) NHS
9 3 (1.20%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.80%) Clustering
10 2 (0.80%) EPoS
11 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.40%) Animation
11 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.78%) Windows
2 9 (3.59%) Linux
3 4 (1.59%) Unix
4 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (39.84%) MVC
3 49 (19.52%) Software Engineering
4 43 (17.13%) E-Commerce
4 43 (17.13%) TDD
5 36 (14.34%) Unit Testing
6 35 (13.94%) SDLC
7 34 (13.55%) Microservices
7 34 (13.55%) Scrum
8 33 (13.15%) Mentoring
9 30 (11.95%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (11.16%) Test Automation
11 27 (10.76%) Web Development
12 24 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (7.97%) OO
14 16 (6.37%) Front End Development
15 14 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (4.38%) SOA
17 10 (3.98%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 163 (64.94%) JavaScript
2 139 (55.38%) C#
3 93 (37.05%) SQL
4 51 (20.32%) Java
5 29 (11.55%) T-SQL
6 25 (9.96%) Java 8
7 19 (7.57%) VB.NET
8 18 (7.17%) ES6
9 17 (6.77%) PHP
10 13 (5.18%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.98%) TypeScript
12 9 (3.59%) C++
13 3 (1.20%) C
13 3 (1.20%) Python
14 2 (0.80%) ABAP
14 2 (0.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.80%) Scala
14 2 (0.80%) VB
14 2 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (4.38%) Degree
1 11 (4.38%) MCP
1 11 (4.38%) MCPD
1 11 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.39%) BC Cleared
3 6 (2.39%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.99%) QA
2 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.20%) SEPA
3 2 (0.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (11.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.40%) Oozie
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.37%) Oracle
3 16 (6.37%) Google
4 6 (2.39%) Twitter
5 4 (1.59%) Zend
6 3 (1.20%) SAP
6 3 (1.20%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.80%) RedGate
7 2 (0.80%) Tableau
7 2 (0.80%) Telerik