The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 22 June 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 / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 53 65
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 676 861 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.63% 4.68% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 4.83% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 585 815 841
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14084 17831 20749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.53% 96.94% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11801 15169 16871
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in the South East

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in the South East

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in the South East

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Hampshire +1 153 £50,000 - 29
Berkshire +23 148 £55,000 -4.34% 15
Surrey -8 126 £55,000 +2.32% 15
Buckinghamshire +1 81 £47,500 - 4
Oxfordshire -20 53 £57,500 +7.47% 14
East Sussex +14 51 £50,000 +8.10% 8
West Sussex -3 39 £48,000 -4.00% 4
Kent +7 19 £48,750 +2.63% 6
Middlesex +5 3 - -
Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £70,000 -
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 709 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
2 690 (50.70%) JavaScript
3 650 (47.76%) C#
4 647 (47.54%) .NET
5 543 (39.90%) HTML
6 514 (37.77%) CSS
7 493 (36.22%) SQL
8 469 (34.46%) MVC
9 430 (31.59%) ASP.NET
10 415 (30.49%) Java
11 361 (26.52%) SQL Server
12 346 (25.42%) AngularJS
13 345 (25.35%) TDD
14 307 (22.56%) Microsoft
15 276 (20.28%) Web Services
16 250 (18.37%) Scrum
17 248 (18.22%) Spring
18 242 (17.78%) jQuery
19 238 (17.49%) ASP.NET MVC
20 220 (16.16%) Web Development
21 205 (15.06%) XML
22 204 (14.99%) ASP.NET Web API
23 203 (14.92%) Degree
24 194 (14.25%) Finance
25 189 (13.89%) OO
26 184 (13.52%) Software Engineering
27 182 (13.37%) Git (software)
28 176 (12.93%) .NET Framework
29 169 (12.42%) Mentoring
30 165 (12.12%) HTML5

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 68 (5.00%) CMS
2 57 (4.19%) Tomcat
3 42 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (3.01%) JBoss
5 37 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
6 36 (2.65%) Apache
7 34 (2.50%) WebLogic
8 27 (1.98%) IIS
9 24 (1.76%) Confluence
10 21 (1.54%) WebSphere
11 20 (1.47%) SharePoint
12 19 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (1.18%) WordPress
14 14 (1.03%) Apache Spark
14 14 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
15 13 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 11 (0.81%) GlassFish
16 11 (0.81%) Umbraco
16 11 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
17 10 (0.73%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.073%) InVision
Business Applications
1 15 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.22%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.22%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.15%) Magento
6 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.073%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 154 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (3.38%) SaaS
4 25 (1.84%) PaaS
5 14 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.96%) GitHub
7 12 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (0.59%) Datadog
9 7 (0.51%) Asana
10 6 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.37%) Heroku
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.15%) TestFlight
13 1 (0.073%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.073%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.073%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.073%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 1 (0.073%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.11%) HTTP
2 26 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.10%) Internet
4 14 (1.03%) SMTP
5 13 (0.96%) AMQP
6 7 (0.51%) ZigBee
7 3 (0.22%) SSH
8 2 (0.15%) Firewall
8 2 (0.15%) Network Security
9 1 (0.073%) Extranet
9 1 (0.073%) Intranet
9 1 (0.073%) RTP
9 1 (0.073%) SSL
9 1 (0.073%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 100 (7.35%) MySQL
3 72 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (5.22%) Big Data
5 67 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 66 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 60 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 48 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
9 40 (2.94%) MongoDB
10 39 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 38 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 36 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
13 32 (2.35%) Hadoop
14 29 (2.13%) RDBMS
15 27 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
15 27 (1.98%) HBase
16 26 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (1.47%) Power BI
18 15 (1.10%) Oracle Database
18 15 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 182 (13.37%) Git (software)
2 106 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (7.49%) Visual Studio
4 76 (5.58%) Maven
5 68 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 55 (4.04%) Subversion
7 53 (3.89%) NUnit
8 51 (3.75%) JIRA
9 44 (3.23%) JUnit
10 41 (3.01%) TeamCity
11 34 (2.50%) Selenium
12 31 (2.28%) gulp
13 27 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
14 26 (1.91%) SpecFlow
15 23 (1.69%) Grunt
16 20 (1.47%) Gradle
17 19 (1.40%) Ant
18 16 (1.18%) Eclipse
19 11 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
20 10 (0.73%) Mockito
General
1 194 (14.25%) Finance
2 51 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 40 (2.94%) Marketing
4 30 (2.20%) Retail
5 24 (1.76%) Banking
6 23 (1.69%) Electronics
7 20 (1.47%) Publishing
8 18 (1.32%) Advertising
9 16 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.88%) Automotive
11 10 (0.73%) Back Office
11 10 (0.73%) Legal
12 7 (0.51%) Games
13 4 (0.29%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.15%) Law
15 2 (0.15%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.073%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.073%) German Language
16 1 (0.073%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 647 (47.54%) .NET
2 543 (39.90%) HTML
3 514 (37.77%) CSS
4 430 (31.59%) ASP.NET
5 346 (25.42%) AngularJS
6 276 (20.28%) Web Services
7 248 (18.22%) Spring
8 242 (17.78%) jQuery
9 238 (17.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 205 (15.06%) XML
11 204 (14.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 176 (12.93%) .NET Framework
13 165 (12.12%) HTML5
14 161 (11.83%) Ajax
15 143 (10.51%) Hibernate
16 142 (10.43%) WCF
17 127 (9.33%) J2EE
18 123 (9.04%) REST
19 121 (8.89%) JSON
20 117 (8.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 112 (8.23%) Computer Science
2 110 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
3 59 (4.34%) User Experience
4 48 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 42 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 19 (1.40%) iPad
9 18 (1.32%) Clustering
10 17 (1.25%) Fintech
11 14 (1.03%) Data Structures
11 14 (1.03%) Management Information System
12 13 (0.96%) Social Media
13 9 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (0.66%) W3C
14 7 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (0.44%) Animation
15 6 (0.44%) N-Tier
16 5 (0.37%) Virtual Team
17 4 (0.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 150 (11.02%) Linux
2 131 (9.63%) Windows
3 30 (2.20%) Unix
4 28 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 25 (1.84%) Android
6 16 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.66%) Mac OS
8 9 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.37%) Solaris
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.073%) CentOS
12 1 (0.073%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.073%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.073%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
2 469 (34.46%) MVC
3 345 (25.35%) TDD
4 250 (18.37%) Scrum
5 220 (16.16%) Web Development
6 189 (13.89%) OO
7 184 (13.52%) Software Engineering
8 169 (12.42%) Mentoring
9 159 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
10 132 (9.70%) BDD
11 115 (8.45%) Test Automation
11 115 (8.45%) Unit Testing
12 111 (8.16%) SOLID
13 107 (7.86%) SDLC
14 97 (7.13%) Front End Development
15 96 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
16 79 (5.80%) E-Commerce
17 69 (5.07%) SOA
18 51 (3.75%) Microservices
19 49 (3.60%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 690 (50.70%) JavaScript
2 650 (47.76%) C#
3 493 (36.22%) SQL
4 415 (30.49%) Java
5 117 (8.60%) PHP
6 103 (7.57%) T-SQL
7 81 (5.95%) C++
8 72 (5.29%) VB.NET
9 56 (4.11%) Python
10 43 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 40 (2.94%) C
12 30 (2.20%) Ruby
13 29 (2.13%) TypeScript
14 25 (1.84%) Perl
15 18 (1.32%) ES6
16 17 (1.25%) ActionScript
17 15 (1.10%) Groovy
18 14 (1.03%) ActionScript 2.0
19 12 (0.88%) Scala
20 11 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 203 (14.92%) Degree
2 58 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (0.66%) PhD
7 3 (0.22%) APMG
7 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.22%) PMP
8 2 (0.15%) MCP
8 2 (0.15%) MCPD
9 1 (0.073%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (2.06%) QA
2 6 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.22%) SLA
4 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.15%) WAI
5 1 (0.073%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (1.98%) Docker
2 12 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.29%) HDFS
4 1 (0.073%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (0.66%) Puppet
2 8 (0.59%) Ansible
2 8 (0.59%) HAProxy
3 4 (0.29%) Packer
3 4 (0.29%) Terraform
4 1 (0.073%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.073%) Marathon
Vendors
1 307 (22.56%) Microsoft
2 81 (5.95%) Oracle
3 35 (2.57%) SAP
4 23 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 21 (1.54%) Zend
6 17 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.18%) Telerik
8 14 (1.03%) Xamarin
9 13 (0.96%) Google
10 12 (0.88%) hybris
10 12 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.66%) Tableau
11 9 (0.66%) VMware
12 8 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
13 7 (0.51%) Cognizant
14 6 (0.44%) DevExpress
14 6 (0.44%) Vertica
15 5 (0.37%) Adobe
15 5 (0.37%) Hyperion
16 4 (0.29%) Talend
Reigate, Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £80,000 per annum Private health insurance, Stock Plan, Donut Mondays
Posted: 13 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55k +Many benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Company Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 50k
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Remote Working
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £800000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35K to £47k doe
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per day + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Pension, Gym, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago