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The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

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

Senior Software Developer
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 447 283 175
Rank change year-on-year -164 -108 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 513 450 127
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.67% 1.10% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.18% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 318 367 126
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £43,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year - +11.63% +7.50%
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% +4.76%

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 71,158 38,055 8,394
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 93.36% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43,029 29,507 7,333
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Senior Software Developer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Senior Software Developer trend for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Software 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 Software Developer.

Senior Software Developer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Senior Software Developer over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Senior Software Developer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 365 (71.15%) Agile
2 300 (58.48%) C#
3 297 (57.89%) .NET
4 259 (50.49%) Azure
5 244 (47.56%) JavaScript
6 238 (46.39%) DevOps
7 191 (37.23%) SQL
8 168 (32.75%) React
9 154 (30.02%) Full Stack Development
10 149 (29.04%) Microsoft
11 140 (27.29%) MVC
12 134 (26.12%) TDD
13 133 (25.93%) Social Skills
13 133 (25.93%) CI/CD
14 129 (25.15%) Git (software)
14 129 (25.15%) Scrum
15 127 (24.76%) HTML
16 123 (23.98%) .NET Core
17 122 (23.78%) Azure DevOps
18 119 (23.20%) Test Automation
19 117 (22.81%) Software Engineering
19 117 (22.81%) Mentoring
20 116 (22.61%) AWS
21 115 (22.42%) ASP.NET
22 113 (22.03%) CSS
23 106 (20.66%) Java
24 104 (20.27%) Unit Testing
24 104 (20.27%) AngularJS
25 102 (19.88%) SQL Server
26 101 (19.69%) Docker

Senior Software 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 24 (4.68%) Umbraco
2 17 (3.31%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (1.95%) Confluence
5 4 (0.78%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
6 1 (0.19%) CMS
6 1 (0.19%) DNN
6 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Adobe XD
1 3 (0.58%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.58%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 259 (50.49%) Azure
2 122 (23.78%) Azure DevOps
3 116 (22.61%) AWS
4 61 (11.89%) SaaS
5 59 (11.50%) Serverless
6 47 (9.16%) PaaS
7 34 (6.63%) AWS Lambda
8 31 (6.04%) Amazon Kinesis
9 30 (5.85%) Power Platform
10 25 (4.87%) Azure Monitor
11 24 (4.68%) Azure Service Bus
12 18 (3.51%) GitHub
13 17 (3.31%) Dynamics 365
14 15 (2.92%) Azure Data Factory
14 15 (2.92%) GCP
15 14 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
15 14 (2.73%) Azure AKS
15 14 (2.73%) Microsoft 365
16 12 (2.34%) Asana
16 12 (2.34%) Woopra
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.85%) Internet
2 9 (1.75%) Broadband
3 5 (0.97%) HTTP
4 2 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.60%) Relational Database
3 34 (6.63%) MySQL
4 31 (6.04%) DynamoDB
5 19 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.51%) Power BI
7 14 (2.73%) Azure SQL Database
7 14 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.73%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.95%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.17%) Spatial Data
10 5 (0.97%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.97%) Redis
11 4 (0.78%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.39%) GIS
14 1 (0.19%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 129 (25.15%) Git (software)
2 54 (10.53%) JIRA
3 41 (7.99%) Visual Studio
4 32 (6.24%) Bitbucket
5 31 (6.04%) webpack
6 30 (5.85%) Visual Studio Team System
7 28 (5.46%) NUnit
8 26 (5.07%) Cucumber
9 25 (4.87%) Selenium
10 24 (4.68%) Moq
10 24 (4.68%) MSTest
11 19 (3.70%) TeamCity
12 16 (3.12%) GitLab
13 15 (2.92%) Postman
14 14 (2.73%) REST Assured
15 13 (2.53%) Jenkins
15 13 (2.53%) Serenity BDD
15 13 (2.53%) SpecFlow
16 11 (2.14%) Cypress.io
17 9 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 133 (25.93%) Social Skills
2 52 (10.14%) Marketing
3 50 (9.75%) Finance
4 44 (8.58%) Games
5 37 (7.21%) Advertising
5 37 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (6.82%) Esports
7 26 (5.07%) Retail
8 17 (3.31%) Electronics
9 15 (2.92%) Publishing
10 13 (2.53%) Organisational Skills
11 10 (1.95%) Presentation Skills
11 10 (1.95%) Public Sector
12 8 (1.56%) Influencing Skills
12 8 (1.56%) Legal
13 6 (1.17%) Banking
14 5 (0.97%) Automotive
14 5 (0.97%) Fire and Rescue
15 4 (0.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 4 (0.78%) Tech for Good
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (57.89%) .NET
2 168 (32.75%) React
3 127 (24.76%) HTML
4 123 (23.98%) .NET Core
5 115 (22.42%) ASP.NET
6 113 (22.03%) CSS
7 104 (20.27%) AngularJS
8 89 (17.35%) Node.js
9 60 (11.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 59 (11.50%) .NET Framework
11 57 (11.11%) Entity Framework
12 54 (10.53%) RESTful
13 45 (8.77%) JSON
14 43 (8.38%) Kafka
15 42 (8.19%) Vue.js
16 41 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (6.43%) REST
18 31 (6.04%) Akka
18 31 (6.04%) Play Framework
18 31 (6.04%) Scalaz
Miscellaneous
1 71 (13.84%) Cloud Native
2 36 (7.02%) Online Games
3 35 (6.82%) Sports Betting
4 31 (6.04%) Blog
4 31 (6.04%) Public Cloud
5 25 (4.87%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (3.90%) IoT
6 20 (3.90%) User Experience
7 17 (3.31%) Virtual Team
8 14 (2.73%) EPoS
9 13 (2.53%) NHS
10 12 (2.34%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.56%) Team-Oriented Environment
12 7 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.58%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.58%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.58%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.58%) Linux
2 19 (3.70%) Windows
3 6 (1.17%) Android
4 5 (0.97%) Unix
5 1 (0.19%) Debian
5 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (71.15%) Agile
2 238 (46.39%) DevOps
3 154 (30.02%) Full Stack Development
4 140 (27.29%) MVC
5 134 (26.12%) TDD
6 133 (25.93%) CI/CD
7 129 (25.15%) Scrum
8 119 (23.20%) Test Automation
9 117 (22.81%) Mentoring
9 117 (22.81%) Software Engineering
10 104 (20.27%) Unit Testing
11 100 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
12 90 (17.54%) Microservices
13 77 (15.01%) BDD
14 76 (14.81%) SDLC
15 61 (11.89%) Continuous Delivery
15 61 (11.89%) Software Testing
16 59 (11.50%) OO
17 58 (11.31%) Web Development
18 57 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 300 (58.48%) C#
2 244 (47.56%) JavaScript
3 191 (37.23%) SQL
4 106 (20.66%) Java
5 56 (10.92%) TypeScript
6 50 (9.75%) Python
7 44 (8.58%) Scala
8 36 (7.02%) PowerShell
9 35 (6.82%) PHP
10 31 (6.04%) Clojure
10 31 (6.04%) Lisp
11 28 (5.46%) T-SQL
12 19 (3.70%) PL/SQL
13 17 (3.31%) C++
14 13 (2.53%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.75%) C
16 7 (1.36%) Bash
17 6 (1.17%) Kotlin
18 5 (0.97%) Go
18 5 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (11.50%) Degree
2 20 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.41%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (19.69%) Docker
2 14 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.19%) Ceph
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 72 (14.04%) Kubernetes
2 40 (7.80%) Terraform
3 13 (2.53%) Bugsnag
4 3 (0.58%) MIIS
5 1 (0.19%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) Proxmox
5 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 149 (29.04%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.65%) Oracle
3 18 (3.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 18 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (2.73%) Google
5 8 (1.56%) Apple
6 4 (0.78%) DevExpress
6 4 (0.78%) Marin
7 3 (0.58%) Adobe
7 3 (0.58%) Syncfusion
7 3 (0.58%) Telerik
8 1 (0.19%) Amplitude
8 1 (0.19%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.19%) HP
8 1 (0.19%) IBM
8 1 (0.19%) Okta
8 1 (0.19%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.19%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.19%) VMware