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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 42 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 101 101 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.18% 5.09% 6.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 5.26% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 84 89 112
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £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
1879 1919 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.68% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1553 1455
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 113 (51.13%) JavaScript
2 106 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (42.53%) HTML
4 83 (37.56%) CSS
5 81 (36.65%) MVC
6 79 (35.75%) .NET
7 76 (34.39%) C#
8 74 (33.48%) Java
9 62 (28.05%) ASP.NET
10 52 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 50 (22.62%) OO
12 47 (21.27%) PHP
13 46 (20.81%) XML
14 45 (20.36%) HTML5
15 44 (19.91%) jQuery
15 44 (19.91%) SQL
16 41 (18.55%) Linux
16 41 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (18.10%) MySQL
18 37 (16.74%) TDD
19 35 (15.84%) Git (software)
20 34 (15.38%) Unit Testing
20 34 (15.38%) Ajax
21 33 (14.93%) Software Engineering
22 31 (14.03%) Advertising
22 31 (14.03%) J2EE
23 30 (13.57%) Spring
24 27 (12.22%) C++
24 27 (12.22%) Tomcat
24 27 (12.22%) REST

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (12.22%) Tomcat
2 12 (5.43%) Umbraco
3 10 (4.52%) Node.js
4 9 (4.07%) Apache
4 9 (4.07%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.62%) CMS
6 6 (2.71%) nginx
6 6 (2.71%) Jetty
7 5 (2.26%) JBoss
8 4 (1.81%) WordPress
9 3 (1.36%) Drupal
10 2 (0.90%) IIS
10 2 (0.90%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.90%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.90%) Kentico
10 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.45%) Liferay
11 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.07%) Google App Engine
3 9 (4.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.81%) SaaS
5 2 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 40 (18.10%) MySQL
3 15 (6.79%) Big Data
4 9 (4.07%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.45%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.45%) MS Access
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (15.84%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.86%) Subversion
3 20 (9.05%) JUnit
4 18 (8.14%) Ant
5 17 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.98%) Hudson
6 11 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.52%) Eclipse
8 9 (4.07%) JIRA
8 9 (4.07%) Artifactory
9 7 (3.17%) Bugzilla
10 6 (2.71%) PHPUnit
11 5 (2.26%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.26%) Maven
12 3 (1.36%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.90%) NUnit
13 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.90%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (14.03%) Advertising
2 26 (11.76%) Finance
3 18 (8.14%) Marketing
4 10 (4.52%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.62%) Banking
6 7 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.17%) Electronics
7 5 (2.26%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (42.53%) HTML
2 83 (37.56%) CSS
3 79 (35.75%) .NET
4 62 (28.05%) ASP.NET
5 46 (20.81%) XML
6 45 (20.36%) HTML5
7 44 (19.91%) jQuery
8 41 (18.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (15.38%) Ajax
10 31 (14.03%) J2EE
11 30 (13.57%) Spring
12 27 (12.22%) REST
13 25 (11.31%) CSS3
14 24 (10.86%) Web Services
14 24 (10.86%) SOAP
15 20 (9.05%) RESTful
16 19 (8.60%) AngularJS
16 19 (8.60%) Symfony
17 17 (7.69%) Hibernate
17 17 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.17%) DTV
3 6 (2.71%) User Experience
4 5 (2.26%) N-Tier
4 5 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.81%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.90%) W3C
7 2 (0.90%) AS400
8 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.45%) iPhone
8 1 (0.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.55%) Linux
2 20 (9.05%) Windows
3 14 (6.33%) Android
4 7 (3.17%) UNIX
5 5 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.26%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.81%) Fedora
6 4 (1.81%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.81%) CentOS
7 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (36.65%) MVC
3 50 (22.62%) OO
4 37 (16.74%) TDD
5 34 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 33 (14.93%) Software Engineering
7 25 (11.31%) OOP
7 25 (11.31%) SDLC
8 22 (9.95%) Mentoring
9 21 (9.50%) Scrum
10 15 (6.79%) Integration Testing
11 13 (5.88%) Android Development
12 12 (5.43%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (5.43%) SOA
12 12 (5.43%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.98%) Web Development
14 9 (4.07%) OO PHP
15 8 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
16 7 (3.17%) Programme Management
16 7 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 113 (51.13%) JavaScript
2 76 (34.39%) C#
3 74 (33.48%) Java
4 47 (21.27%) PHP
5 44 (19.91%) SQL
6 27 (12.22%) C++
7 17 (7.69%) Python
8 13 (5.88%) Clojure
9 12 (5.43%) Ruby
10 11 (4.98%) PHP5
10 11 (4.98%) VB.NET
11 10 (4.52%) Scala
12 5 (2.26%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.81%) XAML
14 3 (1.36%) C
15 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.90%) VBA
15 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.33%) Degree
2 9 (4.07%) SC Cleared
2 9 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.98%) Docker
2 9 (4.07%) LXC
2 9 (4.07%) Xen
3 5 (2.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) logstash
1 2 (0.90%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (7.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.79%) Oracle
2 15 (6.79%) Zend
3 11 (4.98%) Google
4 8 (3.62%) SAP
5 6 (2.71%) Panasonic
5 6 (2.71%) Toshiba
6 4 (1.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.81%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.36%) Adobe
7 3 (1.36%) Sybase
7 3 (1.36%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.36%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.90%) Terracotta
8 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.45%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.45%) Progress
9 1 (0.45%) Apple
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