Period
to 25 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 38 48
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 81 236 239
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.30% 5.89% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.47% 6.09% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 105 209 227
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £68,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 1,251 3,873 4,680
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 96.58% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,000 3,211 3,813
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +3.09%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 September 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 25 September 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 +1 35 £52,500 -4.55% 16
Northamptonshire +26 27 £60,000 +17.07% 4
Derbyshire +28 10 £55,000 - 5
Leicestershire -4 6 £42,500 -15.42% 2
Lincolnshire +10 1 £47,500 +5.56% 7
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 50 (61.73%) C#
2 48 (59.26%) .NET
3 47 (58.02%) JavaScript
4 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (48.15%) SQL
6 36 (44.44%) HTML
7 35 (43.21%) CSS
8 32 (39.51%) SQL Server
9 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 30 (37.04%) DevOps
10 27 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 24 (29.63%) Oracle
11 24 (29.63%) MVC
12 22 (27.16%) T-SQL
12 22 (27.16%) Azure
12 22 (27.16%) HTML5
13 21 (25.93%) Web Development
14 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
14 20 (24.69%) Microservices
15 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
15 19 (23.46%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (22.22%) jQuery
17 17 (20.99%) React
18 15 (18.52%) .NET Core
18 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
19 14 (17.28%) CSS3
19 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.94%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
1 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.16%) Azure
2 9 (11.11%) AWS
3 1 (1.23%) npm
3 1 (1.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
1 1 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (39.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (16.05%) Relational Database
5 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
6 8 (9.88%) MySQL
7 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
8 6 (7.41%) Big Data
8 6 (7.41%) Data Lake
8 6 (7.41%) HBase
9 5 (6.17%) Apache Hive
9 5 (6.17%) Impala
9 5 (6.17%) Spark SQL
10 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.70%) JIRA
5 2 (2.47%) gulp
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.23%) Ant
6 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.23%) GitLab
6 1 (1.23%) Gradle
6 1 (1.23%) Grunt
6 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) jspm
6 1 (1.23%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.23%) Subversion
6 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.23%) webpack
6 1 (1.23%) Xdebug
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Billing
3 3 (3.70%) Law
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (59.26%) .NET
2 36 (44.44%) HTML
3 35 (43.21%) CSS
4 27 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 27 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 22 (27.16%) HTML5
6 18 (22.22%) jQuery
7 17 (20.99%) React
8 15 (18.52%) .NET Core
9 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (17.28%) CSS3
10 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET Core
10 13 (16.05%) React Native
11 10 (12.35%) Vue.js
12 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 9 (11.11%) Kafka
12 9 (11.11%) RESTful
13 8 (9.88%) REST
13 8 (9.88%) Web Services
14 7 (8.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (12.35%) User Experience
3 9 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.23%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Unix
1 3 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.04%) DevOps
3 24 (29.63%) MVC
4 21 (25.93%) Web Development
5 20 (24.69%) Microservices
5 20 (24.69%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.81%) TDD
7 9 (11.11%) Personalization
7 9 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (11.11%) Scrum
7 9 (11.11%) SOLID
8 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.64%) ETL
10 6 (7.41%) BDD
10 6 (7.41%) SDLC
11 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.17%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 50 (61.73%) C#
2 47 (58.02%) JavaScript
3 39 (48.15%) SQL
4 22 (27.16%) T-SQL
5 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.41%) Java
7 5 (6.17%) PHP
8 4 (4.94%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.70%) Python
9 3 (3.70%) Ruby
10 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.47%) VB
11 1 (1.23%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.23%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (6.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (29.63%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) Cloudera
4 3 (3.70%) Ab Initio
4 3 (3.70%) Teradata
5 1 (1.23%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) Solace
5 1 (1.23%) Xamarin