The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / East Midlands
Rank 37 47 60
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 167 148 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.70% 4.66% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 4.78% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 130 124 130
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +8.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,638 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2835 3093 3189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.72% 97.36% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2274 2467 2595
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +22 66 £47,500 +21.01% 15
Leicestershire +4 61 £41,750 -4.75% 10
Northamptonshire +4 25 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Derbyshire +6 17 £57,500 +60.52% 2
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 169 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (47.80%) JavaScript
3 133 (41.82%) HTML
4 123 (38.68%) C#
5 119 (37.42%) CSS
6 114 (35.85%) .NET
7 105 (33.02%) SQL
8 96 (30.19%) MVC
9 85 (26.73%) MySQL
10 82 (25.79%) Git (software)
11 80 (25.16%) ASP.NET
12 78 (24.53%) Java
13 66 (20.75%) AngularJS
14 65 (20.44%) PHP
15 64 (20.13%) Web Services
15 64 (20.13%) HTML5
16 61 (19.18%) jQuery
17 56 (17.61%) Linux
18 55 (17.30%) SQL Server
18 55 (17.30%) TDD
19 52 (16.35%) Ajax
20 50 (15.72%) OO
21 47 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
22 43 (13.52%) VB.NET
23 41 (12.89%) OOP
23 41 (12.89%) LAMP
24 39 (12.26%) Unit Testing
25 38 (11.95%) SDLC
26 35 (11.01%) Scrum
27 34 (10.69%) VB

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 32 (10.06%) Apache
2 15 (4.72%) WordPress
3 12 (3.77%) JBoss
4 8 (2.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.89%) nginx
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.94%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.94%) SAS
8 3 (0.94%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.63%) CMS
9 2 (0.63%) Drupal
10 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) CICS
10 1 (0.31%) DNN
10 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Magento
2 2 (0.63%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.83%) SaaS
2 7 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.94%) Force.com
4 3 (0.94%) Google Play
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.94%) HTTPS
1 3 (0.94%) Internet
1 3 (0.94%) RTP
2 2 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (26.73%) MySQL
2 55 (17.30%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.72%) MongoDB
4 14 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.46%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.14%) DB2
8 9 (2.83%) Power BI
9 6 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 82 (25.79%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.55%) JUnit
3 18 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.35%) JIRA
4 17 (5.35%) PHPUnit
5 16 (5.03%) GitLab
6 15 (4.72%) gulp
6 15 (4.72%) Redmine
7 12 (3.77%) Gradle
7 12 (3.77%) Subversion
8 11 (3.46%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.89%) Android Studio
9 6 (1.89%) NetBeans
10 5 (1.57%) Artifactory
10 5 (1.57%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.57%) Xcode
11 4 (1.26%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.94%) Log4j
General
1 27 (8.49%) Finance
2 16 (5.03%) Retail
3 8 (2.52%) Marketing
4 6 (1.89%) Advertising
5 3 (0.94%) Legal
6 2 (0.63%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (41.82%) HTML
2 119 (37.42%) CSS
3 114 (35.85%) .NET
4 80 (25.16%) ASP.NET
5 66 (20.75%) AngularJS
6 64 (20.13%) HTML5
6 64 (20.13%) Web Services
7 61 (19.18%) jQuery
8 52 (16.35%) Ajax
9 41 (12.89%) LAMP
10 33 (10.38%) SOAP
11 31 (9.75%) RESTful
12 30 (9.43%) REST
13 29 (9.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (9.12%) JSON
13 29 (9.12%) Spring
13 29 (9.12%) Symfony
14 26 (8.18%) J2EE
15 24 (7.55%) CSS3
16 21 (6.60%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.18%) Client/Server
2 22 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.52%) NHS
6 6 (1.89%) Fintech
7 5 (1.57%) User Experience
8 4 (1.26%) AS400
8 4 (1.26%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.26%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.94%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.63%) RIA
11 1 (0.31%) Animation
11 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.31%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.31%) iPad
11 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (17.61%) Linux
2 17 (5.35%) Apple iOS
3 16 (5.03%) Android
3 16 (5.03%) Ubuntu
4 9 (2.83%) Windows
5 6 (1.89%) Unix
6 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (30.19%) MVC
3 55 (17.30%) TDD
4 50 (15.72%) OO
5 47 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (12.89%) OOP
7 39 (12.26%) Unit Testing
8 38 (11.95%) SDLC
9 35 (11.01%) Scrum
10 32 (10.06%) Software Engineering
11 29 (9.12%) E-Commerce
11 29 (9.12%) Mentoring
12 28 (8.81%) Front End Development
13 25 (7.86%) OOD
14 24 (7.55%) Integration Testing
15 20 (6.29%) Web Development
16 17 (5.35%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (4.72%) Test Automation
18 14 (4.40%) iOS Development
18 14 (4.40%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 152 (47.80%) JavaScript
2 123 (38.68%) C#
3 105 (33.02%) SQL
4 78 (24.53%) Java
5 65 (20.44%) PHP
6 43 (13.52%) VB.NET
7 34 (10.69%) VB
8 19 (5.97%) T-SQL
9 17 (5.35%) C++
10 10 (3.14%) Objective-C
11 8 (2.52%) ES6
12 7 (2.20%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.57%) Python
14 4 (1.26%) RPG
15 3 (0.94%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.94%) Go
15 3 (0.94%) Ruby
15 3 (0.94%) Scala
16 2 (0.63%) Groovy
17 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (7.86%) Degree
2 6 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.63%) PhD
3 2 (0.63%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.31%) HNC
4 1 (0.31%) HND
4 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.83%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) Section 508
3 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (3.46%) Docker
2 2 (0.63%) Varnish
3 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.35%) Oracle
3 13 (4.09%) Cognizant
4 12 (3.77%) Zend
5 9 (2.83%) Adobe
5 9 (2.83%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.52%) Google
7 5 (1.57%) hybris
7 5 (1.57%) IBM
8 3 (0.94%) Cognos
8 3 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.94%) Sencha
9 2 (0.63%) Apple
9 2 (0.63%) Panasonic
9 2 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.31%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.31%) Tableau
10 1 (0.31%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.31%) Twitter
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