Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 53 69
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 302 350 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.73% 5.35% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 5.48% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 288 325 280
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +13.75% -
10th Percentile £33,175 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,125 £59,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 5129 6392 7297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.68% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4283 5072 5910
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +2 141 £45,000 -5.26% 12
Leicestershire -11 54 £44,500 -6.32% 5
Northamptonshire +25 50 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Derbyshire +15 40 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Lincolnshire +2 14 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 160 (52.98%) JavaScript
2 151 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (46.36%) C#
4 137 (45.36%) HTML
5 125 (41.39%) .NET
6 117 (38.74%) CSS
7 98 (32.45%) SQL
8 94 (31.13%) jQuery
9 92 (30.46%) MVC
10 83 (27.48%) SQL Server
11 78 (25.83%) ASP.NET
12 66 (21.85%) HTML5
12 66 (21.85%) AngularJS
13 65 (21.52%) Java
14 58 (19.21%) Unit Testing
15 55 (18.21%) TDD
16 53 (17.55%) Git (software)
17 50 (16.56%) CSS3
18 48 (15.89%) Microsoft
19 46 (15.23%) RESTful
20 44 (14.57%) OO
21 41 (13.58%) PHP
22 39 (12.91%) Finance
23 38 (12.58%) Web Services
23 38 (12.58%) Degree
24 36 (11.92%) Web Development
25 35 (11.59%) React
26 34 (11.26%) SDLC
26 34 (11.26%) Oracle
27 33 (10.93%) .NET Framework

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 9 (2.98%) JBoss
2 8 (2.65%) CMS
2 8 (2.65%) NServiceBus
2 8 (2.65%) Sitefinity
3 7 (2.32%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.32%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.99%) IIS
5 3 (0.99%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.66%) DNN
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.66%) Moqups
3 4 (1.32%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.65%) Magento
2 5 (1.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.31%) SaaS
4 6 (1.99%) GitHub
5 2 (0.66%) Serverless
6 1 (0.33%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.99%) HTTP
1 3 (0.99%) Internet
2 2 (0.66%) ATM
2 2 (0.66%) Intranet
2 2 (0.66%) SMS
3 1 (0.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (27.48%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.93%) MySQL
3 25 (8.28%) MongoDB
4 23 (7.62%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (3.97%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.98%) QlikView
9 8 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.32%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.99%) OLTP
11 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.66%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (1.66%) PowerCenter
13 4 (1.32%) DB2
14 3 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 53 (17.55%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.64%) Subversion
4 11 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.31%) JIRA
5 10 (3.31%) PHPUnit
6 9 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (2.65%) NetBeans
8 6 (1.99%) Redmine
9 5 (1.66%) Maven
9 5 (1.66%) Moq
9 5 (1.66%) webpack
10 4 (1.32%) NUnit
11 3 (0.99%) gulp
11 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.99%) JUnit
11 3 (0.99%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.99%) MSTest
12 2 (0.66%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.66%) Gradle
General
1 39 (12.91%) Finance
2 17 (5.63%) Retail
3 15 (4.97%) Banking
4 13 (4.30%) Marketing
5 10 (3.31%) Electronics
6 8 (2.65%) Advertising
7 6 (1.99%) Games
7 6 (1.99%) Legal
8 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (45.36%) HTML
2 125 (41.39%) .NET
3 117 (38.74%) CSS
4 94 (31.13%) jQuery
5 78 (25.83%) ASP.NET
6 66 (21.85%) AngularJS
6 66 (21.85%) HTML5
7 50 (16.56%) CSS3
8 46 (15.23%) RESTful
9 38 (12.58%) Web Services
10 35 (11.59%) React
11 33 (10.93%) .NET Framework
11 33 (10.93%) Spring
12 32 (10.60%) Entity Framework
12 32 (10.60%) XML
13 26 (8.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (8.61%) Hibernate
14 24 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 21 (6.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.27%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (5.30%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.97%) User Experience
6 6 (1.99%) Social Media
7 5 (1.66%) Arduino
7 5 (1.66%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (1.66%) Fintech
8 4 (1.32%) iPad
9 3 (0.99%) AS400
9 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.66%) FMCG
10 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.66%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.33%) iSeries
11 1 (0.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.63%) Linux
2 16 (5.30%) Windows
3 13 (4.30%) Android
4 11 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.32%) Unix
6 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.46%) MVC
3 58 (19.21%) Unit Testing
4 55 (18.21%) TDD
5 44 (14.57%) OO
6 36 (11.92%) Web Development
7 34 (11.26%) SDLC
8 30 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (9.93%) Mentoring
8 30 (9.93%) OOP
9 28 (9.27%) Software Engineering
10 27 (8.94%) Scrum
11 22 (7.28%) Project Planning
11 22 (7.28%) Test Automation
12 21 (6.95%) E-Commerce
13 19 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (5.96%) Microservices
14 18 (5.96%) User Stories
15 17 (5.63%) Integration Testing
16 16 (5.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 160 (52.98%) JavaScript
2 140 (46.36%) C#
3 98 (32.45%) SQL
4 65 (21.52%) Java
5 41 (13.58%) PHP
6 17 (5.63%) C
7 16 (5.30%) C++
8 14 (4.64%) PL/SQL
9 13 (4.30%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.97%) Python
11 10 (3.31%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.32%) ES6
13 5 (1.66%) PHP 7
14 4 (1.32%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.99%) RPG
15 3 (0.99%) VB
16 1 (0.33%) COBOL
16 1 (0.33%) ECMAScript
16 1 (0.33%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (12.58%) Degree
2 10 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.65%) MCP
3 8 (2.65%) MCPD
3 8 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.65%) Sun Certification
4 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.62%) QA
2 12 (3.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) Section 508
3 1 (0.33%) TickIT
3 1 (0.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (5.30%) Docker
2 5 (1.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 48 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.26%) Oracle
3 25 (8.28%) Google
4 12 (3.97%) Zend
5 11 (3.64%) Twitter
6 9 (2.98%) Informatica
7 8 (2.65%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.66%) Adobe
8 5 (1.66%) Facebook
8 5 (1.66%) Remedy
8 5 (1.66%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.66%) Xero
9 4 (1.32%) IBM
10 2 (0.66%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.33%) HP
11 1 (0.33%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.33%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.33%) Progress
11 1 (0.33%) Telerik