Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 202 181
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 49 55 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.88% 0.84% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.86% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 87
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,200 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 5401 6363 7136
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 97.09% 97.47% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4410 5134 5879
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 27 July 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 6 months to 27 July 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
Leicestershire +11 27 £60,000 +20.00%
Nottinghamshire +7 15 £45,000 -3.23% 1
Derbyshire +16 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Rutland - 2 £42,500 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 36 (73.47%) C#
2 32 (65.31%) .NET
3 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
4 28 (57.14%) MVC
5 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
6 22 (44.90%) SQL
7 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (38.78%) Mobile App
8 17 (34.69%) HTML
8 17 (34.69%) CSS
9 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
9 16 (32.65%) Xamarin
10 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
10 15 (30.61%) Unit Testing
10 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
11 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (24.49%) WPF
13 10 (20.41%) jQuery
14 9 (18.37%) TDD
14 9 (18.37%) Finance
15 8 (16.33%) CSS3
15 8 (16.33%) SDLC
16 7 (14.29%) MVVM
16 7 (14.29%) Web Services
16 7 (14.29%) Windows
16 7 (14.29%) Java
17 6 (12.24%) HTML5
17 6 (12.24%) REST
18 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
18 5 (10.20%) 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 (4.08%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Moqups
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Electronics
2 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
2 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
3 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (34.69%) CSS
4 17 (34.69%) HTML
5 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
6 12 (24.49%) WPF
7 10 (20.41%) jQuery
8 8 (16.33%) CSS3
9 7 (14.29%) Web Services
10 6 (12.24%) HTML5
10 6 (12.24%) REST
11 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (10.20%) HTML5 Canvas
12 4 (8.16%) Spring
12 4 (8.16%) WCF
12 4 (8.16%) WinForms
12 4 (8.16%) XML
13 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (6.12%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.12%) Arduino
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.12%) Social Media
3 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.08%) Animation
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) Fintech
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Android
2 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) MVC
2 15 (30.61%) Unit Testing
3 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) TDD
5 8 (16.33%) SDLC
6 7 (14.29%) MVVM
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.12%) Android Development
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.12%) CRM
8 3 (6.12%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.12%) Prototyping
9 2 (4.08%) API Development
9 2 (4.08%) Content Management
9 2 (4.08%) OO
9 2 (4.08%) OOP
9 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) C#
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) C++
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.04%) HNC
2 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
1 2 (4.08%) Section 508
1 2 (4.08%) WCAG
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Xamarin
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Adobe
3 3 (6.12%) Facebook
3 3 (6.12%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) Twitter
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
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