Period
to 19 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

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
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 67 51
Rank change year-on-year -17 -16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 222 417 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.26% 4.11% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 4.23% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 162 356 540
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £41,375 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 6,516 9,849 11,570
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.97% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,673 7,538 9,507
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,464 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% - +5.26%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2019.

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 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire -10 60 £60,750 +10.45% 17
Hertfordshire -20 57 £62,500 +4.17% 17
Norfolk +12 43 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Bedfordshire -23 26 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Essex -5 21 £50,000 - 6
Suffolk +4 15 £57,500 +4.55% 8
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 of England region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 87 (39.19%) C#
2 86 (38.74%) Java
3 84 (37.84%) Azure
4 83 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (36.49%) SQL
6 78 (35.14%) JavaScript
7 74 (33.33%) MVC
8 71 (31.98%) .NET
9 59 (26.58%) Microsoft
10 58 (26.13%) React
11 54 (24.32%) ASP.NET
12 53 (23.87%) Retail
13 50 (22.52%) Scrum
14 48 (21.62%) AWS
15 47 (21.17%) Web Development
16 45 (20.27%) Python
16 45 (20.27%) Spring
17 43 (19.37%) ASP.NET MVC
18 42 (18.92%) HTML
18 42 (18.92%) AngularJS
19 41 (18.47%) Git (software)
20 37 (16.67%) Microservices
21 36 (16.22%) MySQL
22 35 (15.77%) SaaS
22 35 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
22 35 (15.77%) ASP.NET Web API
23 34 (15.32%) Oracle
24 33 (14.86%) TDD
24 33 (14.86%) Mobile App
25 32 (14.41%) Jenkins

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 22 (9.91%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (5.86%) OpenStack
3 9 (4.05%) CMS
4 5 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.80%) Apache
5 4 (1.80%) nginx
6 3 (1.35%) JBoss
7 2 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.90%) Confluence
7 2 (0.90%) CoreMedia CMS
7 2 (0.90%) IIS
7 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.90%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Magento
2 2 (0.90%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 84 (37.84%) Azure
2 48 (21.62%) AWS
3 35 (15.77%) SaaS
4 32 (14.41%) GCP
5 7 (3.15%) Amazon ECS
5 7 (3.15%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (2.70%) GitHub
7 4 (1.80%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.90%) Serverless
10 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.66%) Internet
2 5 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.45%) Broadband
3 1 (0.45%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.22%) MySQL
2 30 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 20 (9.01%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.50%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.70%) Amazon Athena
9 4 (1.80%) BigQuery
9 4 (1.80%) Power BI
10 3 (1.35%) Big Data
10 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.90%) QlikView
11 2 (0.90%) Spatial Data
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.45%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (18.47%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.41%) Jenkins
3 30 (13.51%) Gradle
3 30 (13.51%) Maven
4 22 (9.91%) Ant
4 22 (9.91%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.95%) JIRA
6 9 (4.05%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.25%) Selenium
9 4 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.35%) git-flow
11 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.90%) Hudson
11 2 (0.90%) JUnit
11 2 (0.90%) Mockito
11 2 (0.90%) RSpec
11 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.45%) Moq
12 1 (0.45%) MSTest
General
1 53 (23.87%) Retail
2 8 (3.60%) Finance
3 7 (3.15%) Electronics
4 5 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.35%) Automotive
5 3 (1.35%) Housing Association
5 3 (1.35%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 2 (0.90%) Games
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (31.98%) .NET
2 58 (26.13%) React
3 54 (24.32%) ASP.NET
4 45 (20.27%) Spring
5 43 (19.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 42 (18.92%) AngularJS
6 42 (18.92%) HTML
7 35 (15.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 32 (14.41%) XML
9 31 (13.96%) CSS
10 29 (13.06%) Hibernate
11 28 (12.61%) XSLT
12 27 (12.16%) J2EE
13 26 (11.71%) Web Services
14 24 (10.81%) JDBC
14 24 (10.81%) Servlets
15 23 (10.36%) JSP
16 22 (9.91%) Struts
16 22 (9.91%) XML Schema
17 20 (9.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (14.86%) Mobile App
3 30 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (9.01%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.25%) Robotics
7 5 (2.25%) Vector Graphics
8 4 (1.80%) User Experience
9 3 (1.35%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.45%) Blog
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) Handset
10 1 (0.45%) Music Streaming
10 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.16%) Android
2 24 (10.81%) Apple iOS
3 10 (4.50%) Windows
4 7 (3.15%) Linux
4 7 (3.15%) Unix
5 5 (2.25%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (33.33%) MVC
3 50 (22.52%) Scrum
4 47 (21.17%) Web Development
5 37 (16.67%) Microservices
6 33 (14.86%) TDD
7 29 (13.06%) Workflow
8 27 (12.16%) CRM
9 26 (11.71%) ERP
10 24 (10.81%) Android Development
10 24 (10.81%) E-Commerce
10 24 (10.81%) Multithreading
11 23 (10.36%) API Development
11 23 (10.36%) iOS Development
12 22 (9.91%) Computer Science
12 22 (9.91%) Mobile Application Development
12 22 (9.91%) Multithreaded Programming
13 21 (9.46%) Mentoring
13 21 (9.46%) Test Automation
14 20 (9.01%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 87 (39.19%) C#
2 86 (38.74%) Java
3 81 (36.49%) SQL
4 78 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 45 (20.27%) Python
6 26 (11.71%) C
7 18 (8.11%) TypeScript
8 13 (5.86%) PHP
9 12 (5.41%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.25%) Kotlin
10 5 (2.25%) Perl
10 5 (2.25%) PyPy
10 5 (2.25%) R
10 5 (2.25%) XAML
11 4 (1.80%) ES6
11 4 (1.80%) Java 8
11 4 (1.80%) Scala
11 4 (1.80%) VB
12 3 (1.35%) Clojure
12 3 (1.35%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 28 (12.61%) Degree
2 9 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.60%) QA
2 4 (1.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (9.01%) Docker
2 13 (5.86%) Firmware
3 1 (0.45%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (7.66%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.15%) Terraform
3 2 (0.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 59 (26.58%) Microsoft
2 34 (15.32%) Oracle
3 20 (9.01%) Google
4 9 (4.05%) IBM
5 4 (1.80%) Tableau
6 3 (1.35%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.90%) Adobe
7 2 (0.90%) Apple
7 2 (0.90%) Elastic Path
7 2 (0.90%) hybris
7 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.90%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.45%) Facebook
8 1 (0.45%) TippingPoint
8 1 (0.45%) YouTube