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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 30 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 131 130 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.24% 6.65% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.47% 6.83% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 124 123 82
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,868
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,500 £57,500
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
1754 1902 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1573 1417
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 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.

1 171 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 134 (48.03%) HTML
3 129 (46.24%) MVC
4 121 (43.37%) CSS
4 121 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (39.07%) Java
6 106 (37.99%) .NET
7 104 (37.28%) C#
8 89 (31.90%) SQL
9 84 (30.11%) ASP.NET
10 59 (21.15%) SQL Server
10 59 (21.15%) PHP
11 58 (20.79%) jQuery
12 55 (19.71%) XML
13 53 (19.00%) TDD
14 51 (18.28%) OO
15 49 (17.56%) Finance
16 48 (17.20%) Scrum
17 47 (16.85%) Spring
18 46 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
19 45 (16.13%) Telecoms
20 42 (15.05%) J2EE
20 42 (15.05%) Software Engineering
21 41 (14.70%) MySQL
21 41 (14.70%) HTML5
21 41 (14.70%) REST
22 39 (13.98%) Git (software)
23 34 (12.19%) E-Commerce
24 32 (11.47%) JUnit
24 32 (11.47%) Microsoft

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 25 (8.96%) Apache
2 19 (6.81%) CMS
2 19 (6.81%) Umbraco
3 18 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 17 (6.09%) Node.js
4 17 (6.09%) WordPress
5 12 (4.30%) Drupal
5 12 (4.30%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (3.23%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.87%) Mule
8 7 (2.51%) JBoss
8 7 (2.51%) Mule ESB
9 6 (2.15%) Kentico
9 6 (2.15%) Sitefinity
10 4 (1.43%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.43%) IIS
11 3 (1.08%) Confluence
11 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (3.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (3.23%) Demantra
2 9 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (3.23%) Oracle ASCP
2 9 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.09%) SaaS
3 9 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.87%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.66%) HTTP
2 9 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) 2G
4 1 (0.36%) 3G
4 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.70%) MySQL
3 17 (6.09%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.30%) Big Data
4 12 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.58%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (2.87%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.15%) Neo4j
8 6 (2.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.08%) Redis
12 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.36%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 39 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 32 (11.47%) JUnit
3 19 (6.81%) Subversion
4 15 (5.38%) Gradle
4 15 (5.38%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.38%) Visual Studio
5 14 (5.02%) Maven
6 11 (3.94%) Cucumber
7 10 (3.58%) Artifactory
7 10 (3.58%) Hudson
7 10 (3.58%) Mockito
7 10 (3.58%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (3.58%) Spock
8 9 (3.23%) Eclipse
8 9 (3.23%) Grunt
9 7 (2.51%) Ant
9 7 (2.51%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 49 (17.56%) Finance
2 45 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.17%) Manufacturing
4 19 (6.81%) Advertising
5 13 (4.66%) Marketing
6 12 (4.30%) Electronics
7 8 (2.87%) Publishing
8 5 (1.79%) Back Office
8 5 (1.79%) Games
9 4 (1.43%) Banking
9 4 (1.43%) Retail
10 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.36%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (48.03%) HTML
2 121 (43.37%) CSS
3 106 (37.99%) .NET
4 84 (30.11%) ASP.NET
5 58 (20.79%) jQuery
6 55 (19.71%) XML
7 47 (16.85%) Spring
8 46 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (15.05%) J2EE
10 41 (14.70%) HTML5
10 41 (14.70%) REST
11 30 (10.75%) JSON
12 29 (10.39%) AngularJS
13 26 (9.32%) Hibernate
13 26 (9.32%) Web Services
14 24 (8.60%) CSS3
15 21 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (6.81%) .NET Framework
16 19 (6.81%) SOAP
17 18 (6.45%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.47%) Digital Media
2 19 (6.81%) User Experience
3 8 (2.87%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.51%) Health Informatics
4 7 (2.51%) Informatics
5 6 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.15%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.15%) FMCG
5 6 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.79%) Blog
7 4 (1.43%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.43%) W3C
8 3 (1.08%) iPad
8 3 (1.08%) Social Media
9 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.72%) Fintech
9 2 (0.72%) iPhone
10 1 (0.36%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.68%) Unix
2 26 (9.32%) Linux
3 18 (6.45%) Windows
4 10 (3.58%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.23%) Android
6 3 (1.08%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (46.24%) MVC
2 121 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (19.00%) TDD
4 51 (18.28%) OO
5 48 (17.20%) Scrum
6 42 (15.05%) Software Engineering
7 34 (12.19%) E-Commerce
8 31 (11.11%) SDLC
9 30 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (10.04%) BDD
11 22 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (7.89%) High Availability
12 20 (7.17%) Mentoring
12 20 (7.17%) Open Source
13 19 (6.81%) Unit Testing
13 19 (6.81%) Web Development
14 15 (5.38%) OOP
15 14 (5.02%) Pair Programming
15 14 (5.02%) Workflow
16 13 (4.66%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 171 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 109 (39.07%) Java
3 104 (37.28%) C#
4 89 (31.90%) SQL
5 59 (21.15%) PHP
6 23 (8.24%) Clojure
7 20 (7.17%) Python
8 17 (6.09%) Groovy
9 14 (5.02%) C++
9 14 (5.02%) T-SQL
10 13 (4.66%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.66%) Scala
11 11 (3.94%) Ruby
12 10 (3.58%) Erlang
12 10 (3.58%) Go
12 10 (3.58%) Haskell
12 10 (3.58%) VB
12 10 (3.58%) XPath
13 9 (3.23%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (10.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Grafana
1 1 (0.36%) Graphite
1 1 (0.36%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.36%) logstash
1 1 (0.36%) Nagios
1 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.11%) Oracle
3 19 (6.81%) VMware
4 11 (3.94%) SAP
5 9 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.51%) Twitter
7 6 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.79%) Zend
9 4 (1.43%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.08%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.08%) GigaSpaces
10 3 (1.08%) Google
11 2 (0.72%) Apple
11 2 (0.72%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.36%) BEA
12 1 (0.36%) Citrix
12 1 (0.36%) Facebook
12 1 (0.36%) Incapsula
12 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.36%) WSO2
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