The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 30 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 56 31
Rank change year-on-year +33 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.04% 0.94% 6.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 0.97% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 22
Median salary £40,000 £52,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.17% +17.22%  
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 Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 147 412 385
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 100.00% 96.49% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 134 370 307
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Ipswich

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Ipswich region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (46.15%) Low Latency
3 6 (46.15%) Virtual Team
3 6 (46.15%) Multithreaded Programming
3 6 (46.15%) Physics
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
3 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
3 6 (46.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
3 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
3 6 (46.15%) High Availability
3 6 (46.15%) Games
3 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) OOD
3 6 (46.15%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
1 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Games
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) LESS
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) High Availability
2 6 (46.15%) Low Latency
2 6 (46.15%) Multithreaded Programming
2 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
2 6 (46.15%) OOD
2 6 (46.15%) Physics
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) SOLID
5 2 (15.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
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