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The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

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

Senior Developer
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 48 37 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4,678 2,302 812
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 6.49% 7.27% 8.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.92% 7.69% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,859 2,074 735
10th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £42,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 67,634 29,919 8,790
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.88% 94.46% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41,197 24,852 7,582
10th Percentile £35,960 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £79,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Senior Developer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Senior Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Senior Developer trend for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Developer
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Senior Developer.

Senior Developer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Senior Developer over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Senior Developer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, Senior Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2,163 (46.24%) Agile
2 2,023 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 1,573 (33.63%) React
4 1,250 (26.72%) .NET
5 1,235 (26.40%) C#
6 1,203 (25.72%) AWS
7 1,199 (25.63%) Git (software)
8 1,177 (25.16%) HTML
9 1,146 (24.50%) Azure
10 1,135 (24.26%) DevOps
11 1,120 (23.94%) SQL
12 1,087 (23.24%) CSS
13 1,077 (23.02%) Full Stack Development
14 1,061 (22.68%) Java
15 1,008 (21.55%) TypeScript
16 1,005 (21.48%) Node.js
17 983 (21.01%) Docker
18 935 (19.99%) Finance
19 912 (19.50%) Social Skills
20 863 (18.45%) TDD
21 860 (18.38%) Kubernetes
22 831 (17.76%) CI/CD
23 821 (17.55%) Microservices
24 780 (16.67%) Mentoring
25 779 (16.65%) AngularJS
26 745 (15.93%) Scrum
27 684 (14.62%) Software Engineering
28 671 (14.34%) Microsoft
29 669 (14.30%) User Experience
30 629 (13.45%) RESTful

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 148 (3.16%) CMS
2 122 (2.61%) Apache Solr
3 111 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
4 75 (1.60%) Confluence
5 58 (1.24%) Umbraco
6 55 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 44 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
8 43 (0.92%) WordPress
9 42 (0.90%) Apache
9 42 (0.90%) Ethereum
10 38 (0.81%) Drupal
11 29 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 24 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
13 22 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
14 18 (0.38%) MQSeries
15 17 (0.36%) JBoss
15 17 (0.36%) WebSphere
16 14 (0.30%) GlassFish
16 14 (0.30%) nginx
16 14 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (0.56%) Adobe XD
2 21 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 19 (0.41%) Sketch
4 18 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (0.30%) Chatbot
6 12 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.24%) Campfire
8 10 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.19%) InVision
10 7 (0.15%) Zeplin
11 6 (0.13%) Maple
12 5 (0.11%) Maya
13 3 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.021%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 51 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.75%) Distributed Ledger
3 24 (0.51%) NetSuite
4 21 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 12 (0.26%) Magento
5 12 (0.26%) Shopify
6 11 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 11 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 9 (0.19%) R3 Corda
8 4 (0.086%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.064%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.021%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.021%) FastStats
10 1 (0.021%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 1,203 (25.72%) AWS
2 1,146 (24.50%) Azure
3 439 (9.38%) GitHub
4 321 (6.86%) Serverless
5 312 (6.67%) GCP
6 311 (6.65%) SaaS
7 158 (3.38%) AWS Lambda
8 148 (3.16%) npm
9 147 (3.14%) Power Platform
10 109 (2.33%) Amazon S3
11 97 (2.07%) PaaS
12 83 (1.77%) Slack
13 73 (1.56%) Figma
13 73 (1.56%) GitHub Actions
14 71 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
15 65 (1.39%) Firebase
16 62 (1.33%) Azure Service Bus
17 60 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
18 56 (1.20%) Azure Functions
19 52 (1.11%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (2.82%) Internet
2 72 (1.54%) HTTP
3 71 (1.52%) Broadband
4 32 (0.68%) DNS
5 22 (0.47%) AMQP
6 18 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.28%) X.509
8 9 (0.19%) Firewall
9 6 (0.13%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (0.086%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.086%) Multicast
11 4 (0.086%) NFC
12 3 (0.064%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.064%) Intranet
12 3 (0.064%) Unicast
12 3 (0.064%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.043%) VoIP
14 1 (0.021%) FTP
14 1 (0.021%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 613 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 475 (10.15%) PostgreSQL
3 376 (8.04%) MySQL
4 370 (7.91%) NoSQL
5 285 (6.09%) Redis
6 277 (5.92%) Relational Database
7 210 (4.49%) MongoDB
8 201 (4.30%) Big Data
9 115 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 97 (2.07%) Power BI
11 81 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 76 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
13 67 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
14 57 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 55 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
16 35 (0.75%) RDBMS
17 31 (0.66%) Hazelcast
18 30 (0.64%) Hadoop
19 28 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 27 (0.58%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1,199 (25.63%) Git (software)
2 253 (5.41%) JIRA
3 246 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 242 (5.17%) webpack
5 120 (2.57%) Cypress.io
6 117 (2.50%) Visual Studio
7 115 (2.46%) GitLab
8 111 (2.37%) Maven
9 102 (2.18%) Bitbucket
10 94 (2.01%) Gradle
11 93 (1.99%) JUnit
12 73 (1.56%) Selenium
13 68 (1.45%) NUnit
14 67 (1.43%) Babel
15 66 (1.41%) TeamCity
16 61 (1.30%) Storybook
17 53 (1.13%) Mockito
18 47 (1.00%) Moq
19 46 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
20 43 (0.92%) ESLint
General
1 935 (19.99%) Finance
2 912 (19.50%) Social Skills
3 397 (8.49%) Games
4 355 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
5 249 (5.32%) Retail
6 248 (5.30%) Marketing
7 235 (5.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 159 (3.40%) Banking
9 139 (2.97%) Public Sector
10 100 (2.14%) Publishing
11 86 (1.84%) Advertising
12 67 (1.43%) Telecoms
13 66 (1.41%) Organisational Skills
14 61 (1.30%) Manufacturing
15 58 (1.24%) Electronics
16 55 (1.18%) Esports
17 50 (1.07%) Automotive
18 48 (1.03%) Back Office
19 38 (0.81%) Influencing Skills
20 34 (0.73%) Tech for Good
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,573 (33.63%) React
2 1,250 (26.72%) .NET
3 1,177 (25.16%) HTML
4 1,087 (23.24%) CSS
5 1,005 (21.48%) Node.js
6 779 (16.65%) AngularJS
7 629 (13.45%) RESTful
8 562 (12.01%) Spring
9 557 (11.91%) REST
10 538 (11.50%) .NET Core
11 418 (8.94%) Vue.js
12 387 (8.27%) GraphQL
13 383 (8.19%) ASP.NET
14 325 (6.95%) Kafka
15 312 (6.67%) .NET Framework
16 300 (6.41%) HTML5
17 285 (6.09%) ASP.NET Web API
18 272 (5.81%) Sass
19 253 (5.41%) Entity Framework
20 249 (5.32%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 669 (14.30%) User Experience
2 448 (9.58%) Greenfield Project
3 402 (8.59%) Virtual Team
4 251 (5.37%) Mobile App
5 200 (4.28%) Cloud Native
6 177 (3.78%) Social Media
7 135 (2.89%) Blockchain
8 132 (2.82%) Algorithms
9 102 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
10 101 (2.16%) Blog
11 100 (2.14%) Data Structures
12 68 (1.45%) Sports Betting
13 62 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
14 60 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
15 59 (1.26%) NHS
16 57 (1.22%) Online Games
17 42 (0.90%) Web3
18 41 (0.88%) BBC
19 37 (0.79%) Video on Demand
20 32 (0.68%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 351 (7.50%) Linux
2 201 (4.30%) Android
3 183 (3.91%) Apple iOS
4 156 (3.33%) Windows
5 95 (2.03%) Unix
6 35 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 23 (0.49%) Mac OS
8 19 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.21%) Debian
10 6 (0.13%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.043%) Android TV
12 1 (0.021%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,163 (46.24%) Agile
2 1,135 (24.26%) DevOps
3 1,077 (23.02%) Full Stack Development
4 863 (18.45%) TDD
5 831 (17.76%) CI/CD
6 821 (17.55%) Microservices
7 780 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 745 (15.93%) Scrum
9 684 (14.62%) Software Engineering
10 597 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
11 557 (11.91%) Front End Development
12 522 (11.16%) MVC
13 508 (10.86%) Web Development
14 467 (9.98%) Test Automation
15 407 (8.70%) Unit Testing
16 381 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
17 363 (7.76%) SDLC
18 352 (7.52%) Fintech
19 351 (7.50%) OO
20 330 (7.05%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2,023 (43.24%) JavaScript
2 1,235 (26.40%) C#
3 1,120 (23.94%) SQL
4 1,061 (22.68%) Java
5 1,008 (21.55%) TypeScript
6 613 (13.10%) Python
7 389 (8.32%) PHP
8 380 (8.12%) Go
9 224 (4.79%) Kotlin
10 217 (4.64%) ES6
11 206 (4.40%) T-SQL
12 165 (3.53%) Ruby
13 136 (2.91%) C++
14 95 (2.03%) PowerShell
15 90 (1.92%) Apple Swift
16 88 (1.88%) Scala
17 63 (1.35%) PL/SQL
18 60 (1.28%) C
19 45 (0.96%) Rust
20 40 (0.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 418 (8.94%) Degree
2 120 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 107 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 102 (2.18%) SC Cleared
5 81 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (0.56%) Master's Degree
7 9 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.11%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.064%) MCSD
10 3 (0.064%) MCSE
11 1 (0.021%) CCNA
11 1 (0.021%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.021%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.021%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.021%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.021%) PhD
11 1 (0.021%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.021%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (5.24%) QA
2 129 (2.76%) Accessibility
3 32 (0.68%) GDPR
4 25 (0.53%) WCAG
5 13 (0.28%) HL7
6 11 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.19%) WAI
8 8 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.086%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.064%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 2 (0.043%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.043%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.021%) IEC 62304
12 1 (0.021%) ISO 13485
12 1 (0.021%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.021%) Solvency II
System Software
1 983 (21.01%) Docker
2 34 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (0.17%) iptables
5 7 (0.15%) Varnish
6 6 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.086%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.064%) Ceph
8 3 (0.064%) Xen
9 2 (0.043%) Firmware
9 2 (0.043%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.021%) etcd
Systems Management
1 860 (18.38%) Kubernetes
2 197 (4.21%) Terraform
3 35 (0.75%) Kibana
4 34 (0.73%) Ansible
5 33 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
6 27 (0.58%) Bugsnag
7 20 (0.43%) Prometheus
8 18 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (0.32%) Argo
10 14 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
11 13 (0.28%) Grafana
12 12 (0.26%) MIIS
13 7 (0.15%) Puppet
14 3 (0.064%) Proxmox
15 1 (0.021%) HP Fortify
15 1 (0.021%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 671 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 225 (4.81%) Google
3 117 (2.50%) Twitter
4 111 (2.37%) Oracle
5 95 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
6 75 (1.60%) Apple
7 56 (1.20%) SAP
8 50 (1.07%) Adobe
9 38 (0.81%) Xamarin
10 32 (0.68%) NEC
10 32 (0.68%) Northgate
11 27 (0.58%) Sitecore
12 26 (0.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 21 (0.45%) Atlassian
14 17 (0.36%) Zend
15 16 (0.34%) Brandwatch
16 13 (0.28%) Datto
16 13 (0.28%) TIBCO
17 11 (0.24%) hybris
17 11 (0.24%) IBM