The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 167 129
Rank change year-on-year +28 -38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 25 16 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.84% 0.50% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.51% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 50
Median salary £60,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.34% +3.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2905 3110 3571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.22% 97.22% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2337 2536 2938
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Leicestershire +9 17 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +4 7 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Derbyshire +7 1 - -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 28 (66.67%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) SQL
3 24 (57.14%) .NET
4 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
5 22 (52.38%) MVC
6 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 17 (40.48%) HTML
7 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (35.71%) CSS
9 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 14 (33.33%) Mobile App
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
11 12 (28.57%) Xamarin
11 12 (28.57%) Java
12 9 (21.43%) C++
13 8 (19.05%) HTML5
13 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
14 7 (16.67%) Degree
14 7 (16.67%) CSS3
14 7 (16.67%) Web Services
15 6 (14.29%) Finance
15 6 (14.29%) REST
15 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (14.29%) SDLC
16 5 (11.90%) jQuery
16 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
16 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering

Senior Software 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 2 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Moqups
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) JUnit
2 3 (7.14%) NetBeans
2 3 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.38%) Gradle
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Electronics
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
3 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (40.48%) HTML
4 15 (35.71%) CSS
5 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 8 (19.05%) HTML5
7 7 (16.67%) CSS3
7 7 (16.67%) Web Services
8 6 (14.29%) REST
9 5 (11.90%) jQuery
9 5 (11.90%) SOAP
10 4 (9.52%) HTML5 Canvas
10 4 (9.52%) RESTful
11 3 (7.14%) Java RMI
11 3 (7.14%) JSON
11 3 (7.14%) OSGi
12 2 (4.76%) WinForms
12 2 (4.76%) XML
12 2 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 4 (9.52%) Thin Client
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.76%) Animation
5 2 (4.76%) Arduino
5 2 (4.76%) Fintech
5 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) MVC
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.29%) SDLC
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) Build Automation
6 4 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (9.52%) OO
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (4.76%) API Development
8 2 (4.76%) Content Management
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (4.76%) OOP
8 2 (4.76%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.76%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 12 (28.57%) Java
5 9 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) PHP
6 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.76%) PHP 7
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) HNC
2 1 (2.38%) HND
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
1 2 (4.76%) Section 508
1 2 (4.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Xamarin
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe
4 2 (4.76%) Facebook
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Twitter
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