The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £42,500 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 Software Developer
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 65 53
Rank change year-on-year +26 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.34% 0.67% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.70% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £42,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +10.46%  

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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Suffolk

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Suffolk

Senior Software 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 Software 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
Stowmarket - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Software Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) User Stories
4 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
4 4 (57.14%) New Relic
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Apache Spark
4 4 (57.14%) Datadog
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (57.14%) Jasmine
4 4 (57.14%) Kafka
4 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) SaaS
4 4 (57.14%) Confluence
4 4 (57.14%) OpenID
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure

Senior Software 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 4 (57.14%) Apache Spark
1 4 (57.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Datadog
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQLPlus
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jasmine
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Log4Net
1 4 (57.14%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (57.14%) Aurelia
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 4 (57.14%) Kafka
4 4 (57.14%) OAuth
4 4 (57.14%) OpenID
4 4 (57.14%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) SAML
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (14.29%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Data Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Front End Development
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Optimisation
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) OWASP
3 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (57.14%) Secure Coding
3 4 (57.14%) SOLID
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) TypeScript
5 1 (14.29%) Java
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Fortify
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) New Relic
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft