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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 33 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 111 82 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.90% 4.74% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 5.01% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 99 69 73
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £44,400
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
1791 1636 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.27% 94.62% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1435 1309
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 £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 148 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (40.17%) JavaScript
3 85 (37.12%) Java
4 82 (35.81%) .NET
5 76 (33.19%) C#
6 71 (31.00%) SQL Server
7 66 (28.82%) Scrum
8 64 (27.95%) CSS
9 61 (26.64%) HTML
10 60 (26.20%) MVC
11 57 (24.89%) TDD
12 56 (24.45%) Oracle
12 56 (24.45%) ASP.NET
13 54 (23.58%) SQL
14 52 (22.71%) Web Services
15 46 (20.09%) jQuery
16 42 (18.34%) Unit Testing
17 40 (17.47%) Microsoft
17 40 (17.47%) Spring
17 40 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
18 39 (17.03%) PHP
18 39 (17.03%) OO
19 36 (15.72%) XML
20 30 (13.10%) Apple iOS
21 29 (12.66%) OOP
22 28 (12.23%) E-Commerce
22 28 (12.23%) JUnit
22 28 (12.23%) J2EE
22 28 (12.23%) Android
23 27 (11.79%) Continuous Integration

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (6.55%) Apache ServiceMix
2 13 (5.68%) JBoss
2 13 (5.68%) Umbraco
3 12 (5.24%) CMS
4 10 (4.37%) WordPress
4 10 (4.37%) Drupal
5 9 (3.93%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.49%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.06%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (3.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (2.18%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.31%) Kentico
10 3 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.31%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.44%) nginx
11 1 (0.44%) Node.js
11 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.31%) SaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.37%) Internet
2 5 (2.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.44%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (31.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.92%) MySQL
3 20 (8.73%) Big Data
4 14 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.93%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.06%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.62%) DB2
9 6 (2.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.75%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.31%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.87%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (12.23%) JUnit
2 22 (9.61%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.73%) Maven
4 17 (7.42%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.55%) Eclipse
6 13 (5.68%) Subversion
7 9 (3.93%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.93%) Selenium
8 7 (3.06%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.62%) NUnit
10 5 (2.18%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (2.18%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.75%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (1.75%) Moq
11 4 (1.75%) Ant
11 4 (1.75%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.31%) JIRA
12 3 (1.31%) Hudson
13 2 (0.87%) Robotium
General
1 18 (7.86%) Finance
2 12 (5.24%) Retail
3 10 (4.37%) Games
4 8 (3.49%) Banking
5 7 (3.06%) Electronics
6 5 (2.18%) Marketing
7 3 (1.31%) Advertising
8 2 (0.87%) Publishing
8 2 (0.87%) Local Government
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (35.81%) .NET
2 64 (27.95%) CSS
3 61 (26.64%) HTML
4 56 (24.45%) ASP.NET
5 52 (22.71%) Web Services
6 46 (20.09%) jQuery
7 40 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (17.47%) Spring
8 36 (15.72%) XML
9 28 (12.23%) J2EE
10 20 (8.73%) Hibernate
10 20 (8.73%) JSON
11 19 (8.30%) .NET Framework
12 16 (6.99%) Ajax
12 16 (6.99%) RESTful
12 16 (6.99%) WCF
12 16 (6.99%) REST
13 13 (5.68%) HTML5
14 12 (5.24%) XSLT
14 12 (5.24%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.30%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (6.99%) N-Tier
4 14 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.24%) User Experience
6 10 (4.37%) Mobile Payment
6 10 (4.37%) iPad
7 9 (3.93%) iPhone
8 8 (3.49%) Open Source
9 6 (2.62%) GIS
9 6 (2.62%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.18%) Online Banking
10 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.75%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.31%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.44%) DTV
14 1 (0.44%) Replication
14 1 (0.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.10%) Apple iOS
2 28 (12.23%) Android
3 18 (7.86%) Windows
4 14 (6.11%) Windows Phone
5 11 (4.80%) Linux
6 10 (4.37%) Windows Phone 7
7 6 (2.62%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.75%) Solaris
9 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.44%) Fedora
10 1 (0.44%) UNIX
10 1 (0.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (28.82%) Scrum
3 60 (26.20%) MVC
4 57 (24.89%) TDD
5 42 (18.34%) Unit Testing
6 39 (17.03%) OO
7 29 (12.66%) OOP
8 28 (12.23%) E-Commerce
9 27 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (10.92%) OOD
11 24 (10.48%) BDD
12 23 (10.04%) Software Engineering
13 21 (9.17%) iOS Development
14 18 (7.86%) Android Development
15 14 (6.11%) Mobile Application Development
15 14 (6.11%) OOA/OOD
15 14 (6.11%) CRM
15 14 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (5.24%) UML
16 12 (5.24%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 92 (40.17%) JavaScript
2 85 (37.12%) Java
3 76 (33.19%) C#
4 54 (23.58%) SQL
5 39 (17.03%) PHP
6 19 (8.30%) C++
7 17 (7.42%) C
8 14 (6.11%) PL/SQL
9 13 (5.68%) Objective-C
10 11 (4.80%) Ruby
11 7 (3.06%) Python
12 6 (2.62%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.62%) PHP5
13 4 (1.75%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.87%) XAML
15 1 (0.44%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.44%) Erlang
15 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (5.24%) Degree
2 8 (3.49%) MCSD
2 8 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.31%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.86%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Plesk
Vendors
1 56 (24.45%) Oracle
2 40 (17.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.93%) Informatica
4 5 (2.18%) Zend
5 3 (1.31%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.31%) Google
5 3 (1.31%) IBM
6 2 (0.87%) SAP
7 1 (0.44%) Sybase
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.44%) Apple
7 1 (0.44%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.44%) Sencha
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol
Care Quality Commission
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
DAS LEGAL EXPENSES INS CO LTD
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago