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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 33 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 128 92 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.62% 5.24% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 5.50% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 118 79 70
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £35,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £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
1864 1672 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.43% 95.22% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 1386 1431
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 23 January 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 134 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (50.42%) JavaScript
3 105 (43.75%) .NET
4 100 (41.67%) C#
5 74 (30.83%) SQL Server
6 72 (30.00%) HTML
7 71 (29.58%) Java
8 69 (28.75%) ASP.NET
9 68 (28.33%) CSS
10 67 (27.92%) MVC
11 57 (23.75%) Web Services
12 52 (21.67%) SQL
13 47 (19.58%) jQuery
14 46 (19.17%) XML
15 44 (18.33%) OO
15 44 (18.33%) Scrum
15 44 (18.33%) TDD
16 43 (17.92%) Ajax
17 41 (17.08%) ASP.NET MVC
18 40 (16.67%) Spring
19 35 (14.58%) J2EE
20 34 (14.17%) Unit Testing
20 34 (14.17%) JSON
21 33 (13.75%) PHP
22 32 (13.33%) JUnit
23 31 (12.92%) MySQL
24 29 (12.08%) AngularJS
25 28 (11.67%) Subversion
26 27 (11.25%) OOP
26 27 (11.25%) Microsoft

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 (9.58%) Tomcat
2 20 (8.33%) Umbraco
3 12 (5.00%) CMS
4 9 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.92%) JBoss
6 6 (2.50%) Jetty
6 6 (2.50%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.67%) Drupal
7 4 (1.67%) Node.js
8 3 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.25%) WordPress
9 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.83%) Kentico
9 2 (0.83%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.83%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.42%) IIS
10 1 (0.42%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.25%) HTTP
2 10 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.83%) DNS
3 2 (0.83%) SSL
4 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (30.83%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.92%) MySQL
3 19 (7.92%) Big Data
4 14 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (13.33%) JUnit
2 28 (11.67%) Subversion
3 22 (9.17%) Eclipse
4 21 (8.75%) Git (software)
5 16 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.42%) JIRA
7 9 (3.75%) Ant
7 9 (3.75%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.75%) Hudson
8 7 (2.92%) Bugzilla
8 7 (2.92%) NUnit
9 6 (2.50%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (2.08%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.67%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.67%) Moq
11 4 (1.67%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 20 (8.33%) Finance
2 14 (5.83%) Advertising
3 13 (5.42%) Marketing
4 9 (3.75%) Games
4 9 (3.75%) Banking
5 8 (3.33%) Retail
6 4 (1.67%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.83%) Local Government
8 2 (0.83%) Electronics
8 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (43.75%) .NET
2 72 (30.00%) HTML
3 69 (28.75%) ASP.NET
4 68 (28.33%) CSS
5 57 (23.75%) Web Services
6 47 (19.58%) jQuery
7 46 (19.17%) XML
8 43 (17.92%) Ajax
9 41 (17.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (16.67%) Spring
11 35 (14.58%) J2EE
12 34 (14.17%) JSON
13 29 (12.08%) AngularJS
14 24 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
15 23 (9.58%) HTML5
16 22 (9.17%) Hibernate
17 21 (8.75%) RESTful
17 21 (8.75%) .NET Framework
18 20 (8.33%) SOAP
19 17 (7.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (7.08%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 15 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.00%) User Experience
5 10 (4.17%) iPhone
6 9 (3.75%) Mobile Payment
7 8 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.33%) iPad
7 8 (3.33%) Open Source
8 2 (0.83%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.83%) W3C
8 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.83%) DTV
8 2 (0.83%) Replication
8 2 (0.83%) New Media
8 2 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.58%) Windows
2 22 (9.17%) Android
3 18 (7.50%) Linux
3 18 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 15 (6.25%) Windows Phone
5 9 (3.75%) Windows Phone 7
6 7 (2.92%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.92%) UNIX
7 4 (1.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.42%) Fedora
9 1 (0.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (27.92%) MVC
3 44 (18.33%) OO
3 44 (18.33%) Scrum
3 44 (18.33%) TDD
4 34 (14.17%) Unit Testing
5 27 (11.25%) OOP
6 26 (10.83%) Software Engineering
7 24 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 23 (9.58%) OOD
9 18 (7.50%) BDD
10 16 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.25%) Android Development
12 14 (5.83%) OOA/OOD
13 13 (5.42%) Content Management
14 11 (4.58%) SOA
14 11 (4.58%) Kanban
15 10 (4.17%) iOS Development
16 9 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (3.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (50.42%) JavaScript
2 100 (41.67%) C#
3 71 (29.58%) Java
4 52 (21.67%) SQL
5 33 (13.75%) PHP
6 21 (8.75%) C++
7 12 (5.00%) Objective-C
7 12 (5.00%) C
8 11 (4.58%) Ruby
9 9 (3.75%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.92%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.50%) PHP5
12 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.67%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.67%) XAML
13 3 (1.25%) Python
14 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.83%) Clojure
14 2 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.67%) Degree
2 8 (3.33%) MCSD
2 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.33%) QA
2 5 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Firmware
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Plesk
2 1 (0.42%) Graphite
2 1 (0.42%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.58%) Oracle
3 3 (1.25%) Hyland
3 3 (1.25%) Informatica
4 2 (0.83%) Google
4 2 (0.83%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.83%) Panasonic
4 2 (0.83%) SAP
4 2 (0.83%) Apple
4 2 (0.83%) Toshiba
4 2 (0.83%) TIBCO
4 2 (0.83%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.42%) Sybase
5 1 (0.42%) IBM
5 1 (0.42%) Sencha
5 1 (0.42%) Terracotta
5 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.42%) Green Hills
Bristol
Zion Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus company bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus plus generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago