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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 29 71 45
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 117 44 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.45% 2.80% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.75% 3.00% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 94 42 64
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1733 1469 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.48% 93.39% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1306 1292
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 82 (37.79%) JavaScript
2 81 (37.33%) .NET
3 79 (36.41%) Java
3 79 (36.41%) C#
4 68 (31.34%) ASP.NET
4 68 (31.34%) MVC
5 67 (30.88%) CSS
5 67 (30.88%) SQL Server
6 65 (29.95%) HTML
6 65 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (27.65%) Scrum
8 59 (27.19%) SQL
9 56 (25.81%) TDD
10 52 (23.96%) Oracle
11 46 (21.20%) jQuery
12 43 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 42 (19.35%) PHP
14 40 (18.43%) Web Services
15 39 (17.97%) Microsoft
15 39 (17.97%) OO
16 36 (16.59%) Unit Testing
17 32 (14.75%) Spring
18 30 (13.82%) XML
19 28 (12.90%) OOP
20 25 (11.52%) Android
20 25 (11.52%) E-Commerce
20 25 (11.52%) Apple iOS
21 24 (11.06%) MySQL
22 22 (10.14%) J2EE
22 22 (10.14%) Git (software)

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 17 (7.83%) SharePoint
1 17 (7.83%) Apache ServiceMix
2 10 (4.61%) CMS
2 10 (4.61%) Drupal
2 10 (4.61%) WordPress
3 8 (3.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (3.69%) Umbraco
3 8 (3.69%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (2.76%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.76%) Sitefinity
5 6 (2.76%) Kentico
6 4 (1.84%) IIS
7 3 (1.38%) Apache
7 3 (1.38%) nginx
8 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.84%) Magento
2 4 (1.84%) Shopify
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.76%) SS7
1 6 (2.76%) TCAP
1 6 (2.76%) INAP
1 6 (2.76%) SIGTRAN
1 6 (2.76%) 4G
2 5 (2.30%) Intranet
3 4 (1.84%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.06%) MySQL
3 14 (6.45%) Big Data
4 13 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.07%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.15%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.15%) RDBMS
6 9 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.69%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.69%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.76%) DB2
9 6 (2.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (2.30%) Informix
10 5 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.30%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.84%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.84%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 22 (10.14%) Maven
1 22 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.22%) JUnit
3 19 (8.76%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.61%) Selenium
5 9 (4.15%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.69%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.76%) Ant
8 5 (2.30%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.30%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.84%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (1.84%) Moq
9 4 (1.84%) NUnit
9 4 (1.84%) CruiseControl
9 4 (1.84%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.38%) Xcode
10 3 (1.38%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.38%) Hudson
11 2 (0.92%) Robotium
General
1 21 (9.68%) Finance
2 12 (5.53%) Retail
3 10 (4.61%) Games
4 9 (4.15%) Electronics
5 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.76%) Banking
7 2 (0.92%) Legal
7 2 (0.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.92%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (37.33%) .NET
2 68 (31.34%) ASP.NET
3 67 (30.88%) CSS
4 65 (29.95%) HTML
5 46 (21.20%) jQuery
6 43 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (18.43%) Web Services
8 32 (14.75%) Spring
9 30 (13.82%) XML
10 22 (10.14%) J2EE
11 20 (9.22%) WCF
12 19 (8.76%) REST
13 17 (7.83%) RESTful
14 16 (7.37%) Ajax
14 16 (7.37%) .NET Framework
15 15 (6.91%) Hibernate
15 15 (6.91%) JSON
16 14 (6.45%) XSLT
17 12 (5.53%) OSGi
18 11 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.76%) Mobile App
2 18 (8.29%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (5.07%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.69%) GIS
4 8 (3.69%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.69%) Open Source
5 5 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.30%) iPad
5 5 (2.30%) Replication
5 5 (2.30%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.84%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.84%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.38%) iPhone
8 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.46%) DTV
9 1 (0.46%) PACS
9 1 (0.46%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.52%) Android
1 25 (11.52%) Apple iOS
2 16 (7.37%) Linux
3 12 (5.53%) Windows
4 8 (3.69%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.76%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.30%) AIX
7 4 (1.84%) Solaris
7 4 (1.84%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.92%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.46%) UNIX
9 1 (0.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.34%) MVC
2 65 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (27.65%) Scrum
4 56 (25.81%) TDD
5 39 (17.97%) OO
6 36 (16.59%) Unit Testing
7 28 (12.90%) OOP
8 25 (11.52%) E-Commerce
9 20 (9.22%) Software Engineering
9 20 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (8.29%) iOS Development
11 17 (7.83%) BDD
12 16 (7.37%) Mobile Application Development
12 16 (7.37%) OOD
13 15 (6.91%) Android Development
14 14 (6.45%) UML
15 10 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (4.15%) ETL
16 9 (4.15%) Migration
16 9 (4.15%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 82 (37.79%) JavaScript
2 79 (36.41%) C#
2 79 (36.41%) Java
3 59 (27.19%) SQL
4 42 (19.35%) PHP
5 17 (7.83%) C++
6 11 (5.07%) Ruby
7 9 (4.15%) PL/SQL
7 9 (4.15%) C
7 9 (4.15%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.23%) Python
8 7 (3.23%) Objective-C
8 7 (3.23%) Erlang
9 6 (2.76%) PHP5
10 3 (1.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.92%) XAML
12 1 (0.46%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.46%) VB
12 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (8.29%) Degree
2 8 (3.69%) MCSD
2 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.38%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.69%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) DICOM
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
Vendors
1 52 (23.96%) Oracle
2 39 (17.97%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.07%) JBoss
4 9 (4.15%) Informatica
4 9 (4.15%) Zend
5 6 (2.76%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.76%) IBM
6 5 (2.30%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.38%) Google
8 2 (0.92%) SAP
9 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.46%) Sybase
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ARM Technology
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits + training + flexi time
Posted: 3 days ago
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Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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