Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 40 59
Rank change year-on-year -12 +19 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 272 341 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.10% 5.62% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 5.77% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 282 304 274
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% +6.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £31,325
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,750 £52,500
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 5,208 5,907 6,614
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.58% 97.30% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,403 4,751 5,231
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £56,750
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -29 103 £45,000 -10.00% 20
Leicestershire +5 64 £50,000 +21.95% 18
Northamptonshire +33 60 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Derbyshire -9 31 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Lincolnshire -7 15 £50,000 +9.89% 11
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 174 (63.97%) JavaScript
2 136 (50.00%) HTML
3 123 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (44.85%) CSS
5 121 (44.49%) C#
6 118 (43.38%) .NET
7 104 (38.24%) jQuery
8 99 (36.40%) MVC
9 91 (33.46%) SQL
10 89 (32.72%) ASP.NET
11 84 (30.88%) SQL Server
12 62 (22.79%) AngularJS
13 58 (21.32%) Java
14 55 (20.22%) Microsoft
15 50 (18.38%) RESTful
16 48 (17.65%) Unit Testing
16 48 (17.65%) .NET Framework
17 46 (16.91%) HTML5
17 46 (16.91%) Entity Framework
18 44 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
19 43 (15.81%) React
19 43 (15.81%) Finance
20 42 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 41 (15.07%) Web Services
22 39 (14.34%) Degree
22 39 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
23 37 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
23 37 (13.60%) TDD
23 37 (13.60%) OO
24 34 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

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 10 (3.68%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.31%) JBoss
3 8 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.94%) NServiceBus
3 8 (2.94%) Sitefinity
4 7 (2.57%) CMS
4 7 (2.57%) IIS
5 6 (2.21%) OpenEdge
6 5 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.47%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.47%) WildFly
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.10%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.37%) Apache
9 1 (0.37%) DNN
9 1 (0.37%) Drupal
9 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Magento
2 5 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.21%) GitHub
4 2 (0.74%) Serverless
5 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.37%) Google Play
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.74%) ATM
1 2 (0.74%) Internet
1 2 (0.74%) SMS
2 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.29%) MySQL
3 23 (8.46%) MongoDB
4 21 (7.72%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (2.94%) OLTP
6 8 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.47%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.47%) Ingres
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.47%) Power BI
8 4 (1.47%) QlikView
8 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.47%) SSDT
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 39 (14.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (11.03%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.51%) Subversion
4 13 (4.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 13 (4.78%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.78%) webpack
5 11 (4.04%) NUnit
6 9 (3.31%) Moq
6 9 (3.31%) MSTest
7 8 (2.94%) JIRA
7 8 (2.94%) JUnit
7 8 (2.94%) Maven
7 8 (2.94%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.57%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.47%) ANTLR
9 4 (1.47%) Artifactory
9 4 (1.47%) Redmine
10 3 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.10%) Mockito
10 3 (1.10%) Selenium
General
1 43 (15.81%) Finance
2 14 (5.15%) Retail
3 13 (4.78%) Banking
4 6 (2.21%) Marketing
5 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.10%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (50.00%) HTML
2 122 (44.85%) CSS
3 118 (43.38%) .NET
4 104 (38.24%) jQuery
5 89 (32.72%) ASP.NET
6 62 (22.79%) AngularJS
7 50 (18.38%) RESTful
8 48 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 46 (16.91%) Entity Framework
9 46 (16.91%) HTML5
10 44 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (15.81%) React
12 42 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 41 (15.07%) Web Services
14 33 (12.13%) XML
15 29 (10.66%) CSS3
15 29 (10.66%) Node.js
16 27 (9.93%) Spring
17 25 (9.19%) Hibernate
18 23 (8.46%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.68%) User Experience
5 5 (1.84%) Fintech
6 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.47%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.74%) iSeries
8 2 (0.74%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.37%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) Industrial Internet of Things
9 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.37%) iPad
9 1 (0.37%) iPhone
9 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.37%) New Media
9 1 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.25%) Linux
2 8 (2.94%) Windows
3 7 (2.57%) Android
4 6 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.84%) Unix
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (36.40%) MVC
3 48 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 37 (13.60%) OO
4 37 (13.60%) TDD
5 34 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (11.40%) Scrum
7 30 (11.03%) Mentoring
8 28 (10.29%) Software Engineering
9 25 (9.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (9.19%) OOP
9 25 (9.19%) Test Automation
10 23 (8.46%) Front End Development
10 23 (8.46%) SDLC
11 21 (7.72%) E-Commerce
11 21 (7.72%) Project Planning
11 21 (7.72%) User Stories
11 21 (7.72%) Web Development
12 17 (6.25%) Integration Testing
12 17 (6.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 174 (63.97%) JavaScript
2 121 (44.49%) C#
3 91 (33.46%) SQL
4 58 (21.32%) Java
5 33 (12.13%) PHP
6 20 (7.35%) VB.NET
7 18 (6.62%) C++
8 14 (5.15%) ES6
8 14 (5.15%) Python
9 13 (4.78%) T-SQL
10 12 (4.41%) C
11 11 (4.04%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.21%) OpenEdge ABL
13 3 (1.10%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.74%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.74%) COBOL
14 2 (0.74%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.74%) Scala
15 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (14.34%) Degree
2 12 (4.41%) MCP
2 12 (4.41%) MCPD
2 12 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.94%) Sun Certification
5 6 (2.21%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.72%) QA
2 9 (3.31%) SLA
3 4 (1.47%) SEPA
4 1 (0.37%) GCP
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) TickIT
System Software
1 26 (9.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Kibana
Vendors
1 55 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.13%) Google
3 31 (11.40%) Oracle
4 10 (3.68%) Zend
5 9 (3.31%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.21%) Progress
6 6 (2.21%) Telerik
6 6 (2.21%) Twitter
7 5 (1.84%) Remedy
7 5 (1.84%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.10%) IBM
8 3 (1.10%) Misys
9 2 (0.74%) HP
9 2 (0.74%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.37%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Tableau