The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 31 32 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 157 111 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.31% 6.25% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.61% 6.52% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 152 88 43
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £63,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1823 1703 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.46% 95.84% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1355 1308
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 136 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 127 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (47.69%) CSS
4 120 (46.15%) HTML
5 105 (40.38%) .NET
6 97 (37.31%) MVC
7 92 (35.38%) Java
8 88 (33.85%) C#
9 79 (30.38%) ASP.NET
10 70 (26.92%) jQuery
11 65 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 64 (24.62%) TDD
13 62 (23.85%) SQL
14 59 (22.69%) PHP
15 58 (22.31%) Finance
16 55 (21.15%) Scrum
17 51 (19.62%) OO
18 48 (18.46%) SDLC
19 44 (16.92%) Telecoms
19 44 (16.92%) Software Engineering
20 42 (16.15%) XML
21 40 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
22 39 (15.00%) Git (software)
22 39 (15.00%) Unit Testing
22 39 (15.00%) MySQL
23 37 (14.23%) REST
24 36 (13.85%) Linux
25 32 (12.31%) Oracle
25 32 (12.31%) Spring
26 31 (11.92%) HTML5

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (10.00%) Apache
2 22 (8.46%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.54%) Node.js
4 15 (5.77%) CMS
5 12 (4.62%) Umbraco
6 11 (4.23%) MQSeries
7 9 (3.46%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.69%) Drupal
9 6 (2.31%) JBoss
9 6 (2.31%) Mule
9 6 (2.31%) nginx
9 6 (2.31%) Mule ESB
10 5 (1.92%) Sitefinity
10 5 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.54%) Kentico
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (5.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.46%) Google App Engine
2 9 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (1.92%) SaaS
4 3 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.77%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.15%) HTTP
2 8 (3.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.00%) MySQL
3 23 (8.85%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.54%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.54%) SQLite
9 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.15%) Big Data
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.38%) MS Access
11 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.69%) JUnit
3 19 (7.31%) Ant
4 16 (6.15%) Artifactory
5 15 (5.77%) Subversion
6 14 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (5.38%) Cucumber
7 13 (5.00%) Mockito
7 13 (5.00%) Spock
7 13 (5.00%) Maven
8 10 (3.85%) SoapUI
8 10 (3.85%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.08%) Gradle
9 8 (3.08%) Visual Studio
9 8 (3.08%) Selenium
10 7 (2.69%) PHPUnit
10 7 (2.69%) Hudson
11 6 (2.31%) Geb
11 6 (2.31%) FishEye
11 6 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 58 (22.31%) Finance
2 44 (16.92%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.69%) Marketing
4 16 (6.15%) Advertising
5 15 (5.77%) Manufacturing
6 14 (5.38%) Electronics
6 14 (5.38%) Banking
7 3 (1.15%) Retail
8 2 (0.77%) Games
8 2 (0.77%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (47.69%) CSS
2 120 (46.15%) HTML
3 105 (40.38%) .NET
4 79 (30.38%) ASP.NET
5 70 (26.92%) jQuery
6 42 (16.15%) XML
7 40 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (14.23%) REST
9 32 (12.31%) Spring
10 31 (11.92%) HTML5
11 29 (11.15%) J2EE
12 28 (10.77%) Web Services
13 27 (10.38%) SOAP
14 25 (9.62%) Ajax
15 23 (8.85%) LAMP
16 21 (8.08%) CSS3
17 20 (7.69%) RESTful
17 20 (7.69%) .NET Framework
18 17 (6.54%) AngularJS
18 17 (6.54%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.54%) Digital Media
1 17 (6.54%) User Experience
2 15 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.38%) DTV
4 12 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.08%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (2.69%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.92%) Informatics
7 5 (1.92%) iPhone
7 5 (1.92%) iPad
7 5 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.92%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.15%) AS400
9 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.77%) Xbox
10 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.38%) Tandem
10 1 (0.38%) Derivative
10 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.85%) Linux
2 17 (6.54%) Windows
3 15 (5.77%) Android
3 15 (5.77%) Apple iOS
3 15 (5.77%) Windows Phone
4 8 (3.08%) Windows Phone 7
5 6 (2.31%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.15%) Fedora
6 3 (1.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.38%) UNIX
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (37.31%) MVC
3 64 (24.62%) TDD
4 55 (21.15%) Scrum
5 51 (19.62%) OO
6 48 (18.46%) SDLC
7 44 (16.92%) Software Engineering
8 39 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 29 (11.15%) OOP
9 29 (11.15%) E-Commerce
10 27 (10.38%) BDD
11 26 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 24 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (6.92%) Web Development
15 16 (6.15%) Integration Testing
15 16 (6.15%) OOD
16 14 (5.38%) Digital Marketing
16 14 (5.38%) Programme Management
16 14 (5.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 92 (35.38%) Java
3 88 (33.85%) C#
4 62 (23.85%) SQL
5 59 (22.69%) PHP
6 26 (10.00%) Python
7 20 (7.69%) C++
7 20 (7.69%) Clojure
8 19 (7.31%) VB.NET
9 17 (6.54%) C
9 17 (6.54%) Scala
10 12 (4.62%) Ruby
11 8 (3.08%) PHP5
11 8 (3.08%) Groovy
12 7 (2.69%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.31%) XAML
14 5 (1.92%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.54%) XQuery
16 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (6.15%) Degree
2 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.92%) HL7
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.62%) Docker
2 9 (3.46%) LXC
2 9 (3.46%) Xen
3 7 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (12.31%) Oracle
2 30 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.15%) Zend
4 15 (5.77%) Google
4 15 (5.77%) SAP
5 11 (4.23%) TIBCO
6 7 (2.69%) VMware
7 6 (2.31%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.92%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.15%) Adobe
9 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.77%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.38%) Progress
11 1 (0.38%) Sybase
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Pension, Flexi-Time
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago