Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Application Developer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 965 1073 997
Rank change year-on-year +108 -76 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 185 124 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.073% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 147 112 273
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,750 £40,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +0.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Developer in England

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Applications Developer in England

Senior Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Developer in England

Senior Applications Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
South East +69 67 £50,000 +11.11% 6
London +35 65 £60,000 - 9
Midlands +2 22 £40,000 -4.97% 2
East of England +19 17 £50,000 -9.09% 3
West Midlands +18 14 £32,000 -48.80% 1
East Midlands +6 8 £41,500 -1.40% 1
North of England -4 8 £44,000 -12.00% 1
South West +16 6 £45,000 -14.29%
North West -11 6 £43,250 -6.49% 1
Yorkshire -3 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Senior Applications Developer
UK

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior Applications 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 England region featuring Senior Applications Developer in the job title.

1 131 (70.81%) .NET
2 113 (61.08%) JavaScript
3 108 (58.38%) C#
4 102 (55.14%) HTML
5 93 (50.27%) ASP.NET
6 90 (48.65%) SQL Server
7 85 (45.95%) HTML5
8 84 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (40.00%) CSS
10 66 (35.68%) MVC
11 64 (34.59%) Microsoft
12 62 (33.51%) AngularJS
13 57 (30.81%) SQL
14 53 (28.65%) Ajax
15 47 (25.41%) Node.js
16 44 (23.78%) jQuery
17 42 (22.70%) Team Foundation Server
18 39 (21.08%) CSS3
18 39 (21.08%) Web Development
19 38 (20.54%) Test Automation
20 37 (20.00%) Git (software)
21 36 (19.46%) Degree
21 36 (19.46%) Java
22 34 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
23 32 (17.30%) Microservices
24 29 (15.68%) Computer Science
25 28 (15.14%) NoSQL
25 28 (15.14%) Mentoring
25 28 (15.14%) ASP.NET Web API
26 27 (14.59%) User Experience

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 26 (14.05%) NServiceBus
2 14 (7.57%) Sitefinity
3 8 (4.32%) IIS
4 6 (3.24%) nginx
5 2 (1.08%) GeoServer
5 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.54%) CMS
6 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.54%) Moqups
Cloud Services
1 34 (18.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.65%) SaaS
3 15 (8.11%) npm
4 11 (5.95%) Firebase
5 9 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (3.78%) Bluemix
6 7 (3.78%) IaaS
6 7 (3.78%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (3.78%) PaaS
7 1 (0.54%) GitHub
7 1 (0.54%) Google Play
7 1 (0.54%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.32%) AMQP
1 8 (4.32%) HTTP
2 3 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.08%) SMS
4 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.14%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.49%) SSDT
4 11 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.86%) MySQL
6 9 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.86%) SQLite
7 7 (3.78%) CouchDB
7 7 (3.78%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.24%) KDB
8 6 (3.24%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.16%) Kdb+
10 3 (1.62%) Big Data
10 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.08%) GIS
Development Applications
1 42 (22.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (11.35%) gulp
4 19 (10.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (5.95%) Bower
5 11 (5.95%) PostCSS
6 10 (5.41%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.32%) Mocha
7 8 (4.32%) Selenium
7 8 (4.32%) webpack
8 7 (3.78%) JSUnit
8 7 (3.78%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (3.78%) Subversion
9 6 (3.24%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.24%) JUnit
9 6 (3.24%) NUnit
10 4 (2.16%) Grunt
10 4 (2.16%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.16%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.62%) Xcode
General
1 25 (13.51%) Finance
2 12 (6.49%) Law
3 9 (4.86%) Banking
4 8 (4.32%) Front Office
4 8 (4.32%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.78%) Legal
6 6 (3.24%) Marketing
7 4 (2.16%) Retail
8 3 (1.62%) Games
9 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.54%) Electronics
10 1 (0.54%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (70.81%) .NET
2 102 (55.14%) HTML
3 93 (50.27%) ASP.NET
4 85 (45.95%) HTML5
5 74 (40.00%) CSS
6 62 (33.51%) AngularJS
7 53 (28.65%) Ajax
8 47 (25.41%) Node.js
9 44 (23.78%) jQuery
10 39 (21.08%) CSS3
11 28 (15.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (14.05%) .NET Framework
12 26 (14.05%) Kendo UI
12 26 (14.05%) WebSockets
13 23 (12.43%) Entity Framework
14 21 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (10.81%) Sass
16 19 (10.27%) RESTful
17 16 (8.65%) React
17 16 (8.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.68%) Computer Science
2 27 (14.59%) User Experience
3 22 (11.89%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.41%) Equities
4 10 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.86%) Derivative
6 8 (4.32%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (4.32%) Fixed Income
6 8 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.24%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.24%) Reinsurance
8 4 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.16%) Social Network
9 3 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.62%) iPad
9 3 (1.62%) Online Games
10 2 (1.08%) Clustering
10 2 (1.08%) Fintech
10 2 (1.08%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.51%) Android
2 17 (9.19%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.49%) Linux
4 4 (2.16%) Unix
4 4 (2.16%) Windows
5 2 (1.08%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (35.68%) MVC
3 39 (21.08%) Web Development
4 38 (20.54%) Test Automation
5 32 (17.30%) Microservices
6 28 (15.14%) Mentoring
7 26 (14.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (14.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 26 (14.05%) Software Engineering
7 26 (14.05%) SOLID
8 24 (12.97%) Android Development
9 22 (11.89%) Project Management
10 21 (11.35%) Mathematics
10 21 (11.35%) Physics
10 21 (11.35%) Scrum
11 20 (10.81%) Unit Testing
12 18 (9.73%) iOS Development
12 18 (9.73%) TDD
13 17 (9.19%) OO
14 14 (7.57%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 113 (61.08%) JavaScript
2 108 (58.38%) C#
3 57 (30.81%) SQL
4 36 (19.46%) Java
5 26 (14.05%) PHP
6 11 (5.95%) Bash Shell
6 11 (5.95%) ECMAScript
7 10 (5.41%) Objective-C
8 9 (4.86%) Apple Swift
9 8 (4.32%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.78%) C++
11 6 (3.24%) Python
12 5 (2.70%) VBA
13 4 (2.16%) ES6
13 4 (2.16%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.62%) C
15 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.54%) PHP 7
16 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (19.46%) Degree
2 26 (14.05%) MCP
2 26 (14.05%) MCPD
2 26 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.24%) PhD
4 5 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 19 (10.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Ansible
1 1 (0.54%) Consul
Vendors
1 64 (34.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.78%) IBM
3 5 (2.70%) iManage
3 5 (2.70%) Oracle
4 2 (1.08%) Capita
4 2 (1.08%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.08%) Google
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe
5 1 (0.54%) Apple
5 1 (0.54%) BMC
5 1 (0.54%) Facebook
5 1 (0.54%) Twitter
5 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.54%) Xero