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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 34 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 121 94 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.33% 5.42% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 5.68% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 117 77 84
Average salary £42,500 £43,237 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.70% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1854 1654 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.97% 95.44% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1354 1484
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 133 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (53.44%) JavaScript
3 111 (44.94%) .NET
4 99 (40.08%) C#
5 86 (34.82%) HTML
6 77 (31.17%) CSS
7 76 (30.77%) Java
8 71 (28.74%) SQL Server
8 71 (28.74%) ASP.NET
8 71 (28.74%) MVC
9 52 (21.05%) XML
10 51 (20.65%) SQL
11 47 (19.03%) Web Services
12 46 (18.62%) Ajax
12 46 (18.62%) jQuery
13 45 (18.22%) OO
14 43 (17.41%) Spring
15 42 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (15.79%) TDD
16 39 (15.79%) Scrum
17 38 (15.38%) Unit Testing
18 36 (14.57%) JSON
18 36 (14.57%) J2EE
19 35 (14.17%) MySQL
19 35 (14.17%) HTML5
20 34 (13.77%) Subversion
21 33 (13.36%) PHP
21 33 (13.36%) JUnit
22 31 (12.55%) C++
23 30 (12.15%) AngularJS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 27 (10.93%) Tomcat
2 23 (9.31%) Umbraco
3 15 (6.07%) CMS
4 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.43%) JBoss
4 6 (2.43%) Jetty
5 5 (2.02%) Node.js
6 4 (1.62%) WordPress
6 4 (1.62%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.21%) Drupal
8 2 (0.81%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.81%) Kentico
8 2 (0.81%) IIS
8 2 (0.81%) Apache
8 2 (0.81%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) SaaS
3 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.29%) HTTP
2 8 (3.24%) Internet
3 2 (0.81%) SSL
3 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (28.74%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.17%) MySQL
3 21 (8.50%) Big Data
4 12 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.43%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.62%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (13.77%) Subversion
2 33 (13.36%) JUnit
3 26 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 22 (8.91%) Eclipse
5 18 (7.29%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.86%) Hudson
6 12 (4.86%) JIRA
7 10 (4.05%) Ant
8 9 (3.64%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.83%) Bugzilla
10 5 (2.02%) NUnit
10 5 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.02%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.62%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.62%) Maven
11 4 (1.62%) NetBeans
11 4 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (1.21%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.21%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.81%) NCrunch
General
1 25 (10.12%) Advertising
2 24 (9.72%) Finance
3 14 (5.67%) Marketing
4 7 (2.83%) Banking
5 4 (1.62%) Retail
5 4 (1.62%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.62%) Games
6 3 (1.21%) Electronics
6 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.81%) Local Government
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (44.94%) .NET
2 86 (34.82%) HTML
3 77 (31.17%) CSS
4 71 (28.74%) ASP.NET
5 52 (21.05%) XML
6 47 (19.03%) Web Services
7 46 (18.62%) Ajax
7 46 (18.62%) jQuery
8 43 (17.41%) Spring
9 42 (17.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (14.57%) JSON
10 36 (14.57%) J2EE
11 35 (14.17%) HTML5
12 30 (12.15%) AngularJS
13 25 (10.12%) KnockoutJS
13 25 (10.12%) Hibernate
14 22 (8.91%) SOAP
15 20 (8.10%) .NET Framework
16 18 (7.29%) CSS3
17 17 (6.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (5.67%) User Experience
2 14 (5.67%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.26%) N-Tier
4 10 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.64%) iPhone
5 9 (3.64%) Open Source
6 7 (2.83%) iPad
6 7 (2.83%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (2.83%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.21%) DTV
8 2 (0.81%) Replication
8 2 (0.81%) W3C
8 2 (0.81%) New Media
8 2 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.34%) Linux
2 25 (10.12%) Windows
3 22 (8.91%) Android
4 13 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.45%) Windows Phone
6 7 (2.83%) Windows Phone 7
6 7 (2.83%) UNIX
7 4 (1.62%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.21%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.40%) CentOS
9 1 (0.40%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (28.74%) MVC
3 45 (18.22%) OO
4 39 (15.79%) TDD
4 39 (15.79%) Scrum
5 38 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 29 (11.74%) OOP
7 26 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 22 (8.91%) E-Commerce
9 18 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.88%) Android Development
11 16 (6.48%) OOD
12 14 (5.67%) OOA/OOD
12 14 (5.67%) BDD
13 13 (5.26%) Integration Testing
14 12 (4.86%) Web Development
15 11 (4.45%) SOA
16 10 (4.05%) Content Management
17 9 (3.64%) Kanban
17 9 (3.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 132 (53.44%) JavaScript
2 99 (40.08%) C#
3 76 (30.77%) Java
4 51 (20.65%) SQL
5 33 (13.36%) PHP
6 31 (12.55%) C++
7 10 (4.05%) C
7 10 (4.05%) Objective-C
7 10 (4.05%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.24%) Ruby
9 7 (2.83%) PHP5
10 6 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.62%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.62%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.21%) XAML
13 2 (0.81%) Clojure
13 2 (0.81%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (6.88%) Degree
2 7 (2.83%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) MCSD
3 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.62%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.07%) QA
2 5 (2.02%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) Plesk
1 2 (0.81%) logstash
1 2 (0.81%) Graphite
Vendors
1 22 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.48%) Oracle
3 6 (2.43%) Toshiba
3 6 (2.43%) Panasonic
4 3 (1.21%) Apple
4 3 (1.21%) SAP
4 3 (1.21%) Hyland
5 2 (0.81%) Google
5 2 (0.81%) Sybase
5 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.81%) Terracotta
5 2 (0.81%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.40%) Sencha
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.40%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.40%) Zend
6 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: please contact for details
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Zion Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Freshtechit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago