The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 28 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 60 32
Rank change year-on-year +39 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.46% 1.50% 6.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.51% 1.57% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 31
Median salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.47% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £55,000
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 292 575 559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.32% 95.99% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 263 511 460
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Suffolk

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Suffolk

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Suffolk over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Suffolk

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 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
Newmarket - 4 £37,500 -
Ipswich +36 3 £40,000 -24.17% 1
Bury St Edmunds 0 3 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Stowmarket - 1 £42,500 -
Woodbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Suffolk region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 52 (72.22%) SQL
2 44 (61.11%) .NET
2 44 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 41 (56.94%) Microsoft
4 38 (52.78%) T-SQL
5 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (48.61%) C#
7 33 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (37.50%) Visual Studio
9 26 (36.11%) MVC
10 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (29.17%) SDLC
12 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (26.39%) JIRA
15 18 (25.00%) WCF
15 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 18 (25.00%) Confluence
16 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
17 16 (22.22%) HTML
17 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
18 14 (19.44%) OLAP
18 14 (19.44%) Oracle
18 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
18 14 (19.44%) DTS
18 14 (19.44%) Intranet
18 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2000

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 18 (25.00%) Confluence
2 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.11%) GlassFish
3 8 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.56%) Datadog
3 4 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) Intranet
2 4 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 33 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 14 (19.44%) DTS
5 14 (19.44%) OLAP
5 14 (19.44%) Oracle OLAP
5 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (16.67%) MySQL
7 8 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 6 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
8 6 (8.33%) Power BI
8 6 (8.33%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (5.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 19 (26.39%) JIRA
3 14 (19.44%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (11.11%) Ant
4 8 (11.11%) Gradle
4 8 (11.11%) Hudson
4 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.11%) JUnit
4 8 (11.11%) Maven
5 4 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 4 (5.56%) Log4Net
5 4 (5.56%) NUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
2 6 (8.33%) Games
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (61.11%) .NET
2 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 22 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 18 (25.00%) WCF
6 16 (22.22%) HTML
7 13 (18.06%) Entity Framework
8 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 10 (13.89%) Web Services
10 8 (11.11%) J2EE
11 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.72%) CSS
12 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (8.33%) HTML5
12 6 (8.33%) JSON
12 6 (8.33%) Laravel
12 6 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.33%) Clustering
3 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Replication
3 6 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.33%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) MVC
3 21 (29.17%) SDLC
4 20 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (19.44%) Project Management
5 14 (19.44%) Time Management
6 13 (18.06%) OO
7 12 (16.67%) SOA
8 11 (15.28%) Analytics
9 10 (13.89%) Data Analytics
9 10 (13.89%) TDD
9 10 (13.89%) User Stories
10 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 7 (9.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.72%) Data Modelling
11 7 (9.72%) SOLID
12 6 (8.33%) High Availability
12 6 (8.33%) Low Latency
12 6 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
12 6 (8.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 52 (72.22%) SQL
2 38 (52.78%) T-SQL
3 35 (48.61%) C#
4 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.28%) Java
6 6 (8.33%) C++
6 6 (8.33%) PHP
7 5 (6.94%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.56%) XAML
9 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) HP Fortify
1 4 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (56.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) Tableau
4 4 (5.56%) New Relic
5 1 (1.39%) Zend
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday