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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 31 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 143 97 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.66% 4.75% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.94% 4.86% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 133 85 88
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1800 1994 1938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 97.65% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1664 1581
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 154 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 136 (49.45%) MVC
3 124 (45.09%) .NET
4 122 (44.36%) HTML
5 121 (44.00%) C#
6 117 (42.55%) CSS
7 113 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (34.18%) SQL
9 89 (32.36%) Java
10 87 (31.64%) ASP.NET
11 66 (24.00%) SQL Server
12 60 (21.82%) jQuery
13 57 (20.73%) Software Engineering
14 54 (19.64%) Telecoms
15 53 (19.27%) OO
16 51 (18.55%) XML
17 48 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 47 (17.09%) PHP
19 42 (15.27%) J2EE
20 40 (14.55%) Digital Media
21 39 (14.18%) Git (software)
22 37 (13.45%) Scrum
23 36 (13.09%) Finance
23 36 (13.09%) Web Development
23 36 (13.09%) HTML5
23 36 (13.09%) REST
23 36 (13.09%) ASP.NET Web API
24 33 (12.00%) MySQL
25 32 (11.64%) E-Commerce
25 32 (11.64%) Spring

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (6.18%) Node.js
1 17 (6.18%) WordPress
2 14 (5.09%) Umbraco
3 11 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.64%) Apache
4 10 (3.64%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.27%) CMS
6 7 (2.55%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.82%) Drupal
7 5 (1.82%) IIS
8 4 (1.45%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.45%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.45%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.45%) JBoss
8 4 (1.45%) Mule
8 4 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.09%) Confluence
9 3 (1.09%) Mule ESB
9 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.18%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (5.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.73%) Demantra
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.36%) SaaS
3 10 (3.64%) IaaS
4 9 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.73%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.18%) HTTP
2 12 (4.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.73%) 2G
3 2 (0.73%) 3G
4 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.00%) MySQL
3 18 (6.55%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.00%) Big Data
5 11 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.27%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.91%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.18%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.82%) SQLite
12 4 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.45%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.45%) HBase
12 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (14.18%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.45%) JUnit
3 21 (7.64%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.18%) Maven
5 16 (5.82%) Gradle
6 15 (5.45%) Visual Studio
7 13 (4.73%) Artifactory
7 13 (4.73%) Hudson
7 13 (4.73%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (4.36%) Subversion
9 9 (3.27%) Grunt
10 8 (2.91%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.91%) JIRA
10 8 (2.91%) Mockito
11 7 (2.55%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.82%) PhantomJS
12 5 (1.82%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.09%) FishEye
13 3 (1.09%) NCrunch
13 3 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (19.64%) Telecoms
2 36 (13.09%) Finance
3 20 (7.27%) Marketing
4 18 (6.55%) Advertising
5 16 (5.82%) Manufacturing
6 15 (5.45%) Electronics
7 4 (1.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (45.09%) .NET
2 122 (44.36%) HTML
3 117 (42.55%) CSS
4 87 (31.64%) ASP.NET
5 60 (21.82%) jQuery
6 51 (18.55%) XML
7 48 (17.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (15.27%) J2EE
9 36 (13.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (13.09%) HTML5
9 36 (13.09%) REST
10 32 (11.64%) Spring
11 27 (9.82%) AngularJS
12 24 (8.73%) CSS3
13 23 (8.36%) .NET Framework
14 22 (8.00%) SOAP
14 22 (8.00%) WCF
15 21 (7.64%) Web Services
16 20 (7.27%) Hibernate
17 15 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.55%) Digital Media
2 20 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.18%) User Experience
4 11 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.55%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.45%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.45%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.73%) FMCG
7 2 (0.73%) iPad
7 2 (0.73%) W3C
8 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.64%) Linux
1 21 (7.64%) Unix
1 21 (7.64%) Windows
2 2 (0.73%) Android
2 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (49.45%) MVC
2 113 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (20.73%) Software Engineering
4 53 (19.27%) OO
5 37 (13.45%) Scrum
6 36 (13.09%) Web Development
7 32 (11.64%) E-Commerce
8 25 (9.09%) TDD
8 25 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 23 (8.36%) High Availability
10 20 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (6.18%) Digital Marketing
12 17 (6.18%) Functional Programming
13 16 (5.82%) Front End Development
14 15 (5.45%) BDD
15 14 (5.09%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.09%) Programme Management
16 13 (4.73%) API Development
17 12 (4.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 154 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 121 (44.00%) C#
3 94 (34.18%) SQL
4 89 (32.36%) Java
5 47 (17.09%) PHP
6 24 (8.73%) T-SQL
7 22 (8.00%) C++
8 21 (7.64%) Python
9 18 (6.55%) Clojure
10 13 (4.73%) Erlang
10 13 (4.73%) Go
10 13 (4.73%) Haskell
11 11 (4.00%) VB
12 9 (3.27%) VB6
12 9 (3.27%) VBScript
12 9 (3.27%) XPath
13 8 (2.91%) Ruby
14 6 (2.18%) Perl
14 6 (2.18%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 30 (10.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.36%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) Grafana
1 2 (0.73%) Graphite
1 2 (0.73%) HAProxy
1 2 (0.73%) logstash
1 2 (0.73%) Nagios
1 2 (0.73%) ZABBIX
1 2 (0.73%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (10.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.36%) VMware
3 17 (6.18%) Oracle
4 14 (5.09%) SAP
5 6 (2.18%) Zend
6 4 (1.45%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.09%) Adobe
7 3 (1.09%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.73%) Incapsula
9 1 (0.36%) Facebook
9 1 (0.36%) Google
9 1 (0.36%) Informatica
9 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.36%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.36%) Perforce
9 1 (0.36%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.36%) Twitter
9 1 (0.36%) WSO2
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