Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 191 222
Rank change year-on-year -22 +31 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 19 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.37% 1.02% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.05% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 56 38
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,650 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £56,250 £45,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 5,047 5,932 6,836
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 97.25% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4,256 4,752 5,423
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,942 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Leicestershire +16 7 £40,000 -23.81% 2
Northamptonshire +15 6 £45,000 -
Lincolnshire +1 2 £41,750 -16.50%
Nottinghamshire -8 2 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Derbyshire -8 1 £38,500 +20.31% 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 19 January 2018, 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 15 (78.95%) HTML
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) MVC
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) jQuery
5 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (52.63%) SQL
7 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
8 8 (42.11%) OO
8 8 (42.11%) CSS3
9 7 (36.84%) HTML5
9 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
10 5 (26.32%) Web Services
10 5 (26.32%) XML
10 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
10 5 (26.32%) RESTful
11 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
11 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
11 4 (21.05%) NUnit
11 4 (21.05%) Retail
11 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
11 4 (21.05%) WCF
11 4 (21.05%) WPF

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 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Moqups
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Extranet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) QlikView
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) NUnit
2 3 (15.79%) MSTest
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) jQuery
5 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (42.11%) CSS3
7 7 (36.84%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (26.32%) RESTful
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
9 4 (21.05%) Ember.js
9 4 (21.05%) SOAP
9 4 (21.05%) WCF
9 4 (21.05%) WPF
10 3 (15.79%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Arduino
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) MVVM
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
6 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) API Development
7 1 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
7 1 (5.26%) Microservices
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) C++
5 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) COBOL
7 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) PHP 7
7 1 (5.26%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GCP
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Micro Focus
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.26%) Xero