The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 of England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 65 60
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 315 299 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.16% 4.06% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 4.22% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 276 259 284
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 of England. 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 of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5870 7089 7406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.07% 96.24% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4686 5723 5965
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in the East of England

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in the East of England

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in the East of England

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hertfordshire +85 138 £60,000 +6.66% 13
Essex +24 88 £50,000 -13.04% 12
Cambridgeshire -42 46 £52,500 +1.10% 15
Bedfordshire +3 23 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Suffolk +42 19 £43,000 -9.47% 2
Norfolk -15 5 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior 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 of England region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 354 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (47.69%) C#
3 298 (45.85%) .NET
4 297 (45.69%) SQL
5 283 (43.54%) MVC
6 270 (41.54%) JavaScript
7 240 (36.92%) HTML
8 230 (35.38%) ASP.NET
9 219 (33.69%) Java
10 205 (31.54%) CSS
11 169 (26.00%) AngularJS
12 166 (25.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 158 (24.31%) SQL Server
14 152 (23.38%) Degree
15 151 (23.23%) Oracle
16 132 (20.31%) OO
17 126 (19.38%) TDD
17 126 (19.38%) Scrum
18 124 (19.08%) Computer Science
19 118 (18.15%) jQuery
20 114 (17.54%) Web Services
21 106 (16.31%) Microsoft
22 102 (15.69%) HTML5
23 99 (15.23%) T-SQL
24 95 (14.62%) ASP.NET Web API
25 92 (14.15%) Software Engineering
26 91 (14.00%) .NET Framework
27 90 (13.85%) J2EE
28 88 (13.54%) Spring
29 84 (12.92%) Web Development

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 70 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 60 (9.23%) JBoss
3 56 (8.62%) WebLogic
4 48 (7.38%) WebSphere
5 39 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 38 (5.85%) GlassFish
7 36 (5.54%) Elasticsearch
8 32 (4.92%) Oracle Service Bus
9 22 (3.38%) Tomcat
10 20 (3.08%) Apache Spark
10 20 (3.08%) Confluence
11 19 (2.92%) Apache
12 14 (2.15%) CMS
12 14 (2.15%) IIS
13 13 (2.00%) OpenStack
13 13 (2.00%) Umbraco
14 12 (1.85%) Moodle
15 6 (0.92%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.92%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.62%) MS Office
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 59 (9.08%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (5.69%) Office 365
4 14 (2.15%) GitHub
5 13 (2.00%) SaaS
6 5 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.62%) Datadog
8 3 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.31%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.31%) Loggly
10 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.31%) Intranet
2 9 (1.38%) HTTP
3 6 (0.92%) Internet
3 6 (0.92%) Wireless
4 5 (0.77%) iBeacon
4 5 (0.77%) SSL
5 1 (0.15%) Broadband
5 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 79 (12.15%) Relational Database
3 50 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 47 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (7.08%) MySQL
6 44 (6.77%) Oracle Database
6 44 (6.77%) RDBMS
7 34 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (3.69%) MongoDB
11 23 (3.54%) Redis
11 23 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 19 (2.92%) Big Data
13 18 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (2.31%) OLAP
15 14 (2.15%) DTS
15 14 (2.15%) Oracle OLAP
15 14 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 76 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 58 (8.92%) Subversion
3 43 (6.62%) Selenium
4 41 (6.31%) Maven
5 38 (5.85%) Ant
6 37 (5.69%) JIRA
6 37 (5.69%) Visual Studio
7 32 (4.92%) NUnit
7 32 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (4.77%) Gradle
8 31 (4.77%) Jenkins
9 29 (4.46%) Octopus Deploy
10 24 (3.69%) Jasmine
11 23 (3.54%) JUnit
11 23 (3.54%) TeamCity
11 23 (3.54%) Visual Studio Team System
12 22 (3.38%) MSTest
12 22 (3.38%) SpecFlow
13 19 (2.92%) Moq
13 19 (2.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 79 (12.15%) Finance
2 24 (3.69%) Advertising
3 22 (3.38%) Banking
4 17 (2.62%) Automotive
5 16 (2.46%) Retail
6 15 (2.31%) Games
7 10 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.77%) Electronics
9 4 (0.62%) Legal
10 3 (0.46%) Back Office
10 3 (0.46%) Marketing
10 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (45.85%) .NET
2 240 (36.92%) HTML
3 230 (35.38%) ASP.NET
4 205 (31.54%) CSS
5 169 (26.00%) AngularJS
6 166 (25.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 118 (18.15%) jQuery
8 114 (17.54%) Web Services
9 102 (15.69%) HTML5
10 95 (14.62%) ASP.NET Web API
11 91 (14.00%) .NET Framework
12 90 (13.85%) J2EE
13 88 (13.54%) Spring
14 83 (12.77%) Hibernate
14 83 (12.77%) XML
15 68 (10.46%) CSS3
16 64 (9.85%) Java EE
17 60 (9.23%) Entity Framework
18 55 (8.46%) REST
19 52 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 124 (19.08%) Computer Science
2 45 (6.92%) Mobile App
3 35 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.31%) User Experience
5 25 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (3.08%) Virtual Team
7 12 (1.85%) Learning Management System
7 12 (1.85%) VLE
8 9 (1.38%) iPad
8 9 (1.38%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.23%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.08%) Social Media
11 6 (0.92%) Clustering
11 6 (0.92%) Life Science
11 6 (0.92%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.92%) Replication
12 5 (0.77%) CMDB
12 5 (0.77%) Smart Home
13 4 (0.62%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.46%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 78 (12.00%) Linux
2 71 (10.92%) Windows
3 30 (4.62%) Android
4 27 (4.15%) Apple iOS
5 23 (3.54%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.69%) Unix
7 8 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.08%) VMS
8 7 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.31%) Debian
9 2 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (43.54%) MVC
3 132 (20.31%) OO
4 126 (19.38%) Scrum
4 126 (19.38%) TDD
5 92 (14.15%) Software Engineering
6 84 (12.92%) SDLC
6 84 (12.92%) Web Development
7 71 (10.92%) SOA
8 69 (10.62%) OOP
9 62 (9.54%) DevOps
10 61 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 59 (9.08%) Unit Testing
12 56 (8.62%) Mentoring
13 51 (7.85%) Open Source
14 47 (7.23%) Multithreading
15 46 (7.08%) Mobile Development
15 46 (7.08%) SOLID
16 44 (6.77%) E-Commerce
17 42 (6.46%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 310 (47.69%) C#
2 297 (45.69%) SQL
3 270 (41.54%) JavaScript
4 219 (33.69%) Java
5 99 (15.23%) T-SQL
6 49 (7.54%) PL/SQL
7 33 (5.08%) TypeScript
8 29 (4.46%) PHP
9 26 (4.00%) Python
10 25 (3.85%) Objective-C
11 23 (3.54%) C++
12 17 (2.62%) PowerShell
13 16 (2.46%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.15%) Scala
15 12 (1.85%) Ruby
16 11 (1.69%) Perl
16 11 (1.69%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.54%) C
18 8 (1.23%) Apple Swift
19 6 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 152 (23.38%) Degree
2 15 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.08%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.46%) MCP
4 3 (0.46%) MCTS
5 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.38%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.23%) Docker
2 7 (1.08%) LXC
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.31%) Grafana
2 13 (2.00%) Graphite
3 9 (1.38%) Puppet
4 4 (0.62%) HP Fortify
4 4 (0.62%) Nagios
5 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.31%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 151 (23.23%) Oracle
2 106 (16.31%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.77%) Sitecore
4 24 (3.69%) Xamarin
5 19 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.85%) Blackboard
7 7 (1.08%) Tableau
8 6 (0.92%) hybris
8 6 (0.92%) New Relic
9 5 (0.77%) BMC
9 5 (0.77%) Google
9 5 (0.77%) Remedy
10 3 (0.46%) Apple
10 3 (0.46%) Teradata
11 2 (0.31%) Adobe
11 2 (0.31%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.31%) Zend
12 1 (0.15%) Alteryx
12 1 (0.15%) Perforce
12 1 (0.15%) Sun
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