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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 48 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 93 103 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.58% 5.11% 6.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.75% 5.28% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 83 90 111
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
1959 1949 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.45% 96.68% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1585 1538
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £53,500
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 24 April 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 123 (55.66%) JavaScript
2 105 (47.51%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (40.72%) HTML
4 87 (39.37%) .NET
4 87 (39.37%) CSS
5 80 (36.20%) C#
6 72 (32.58%) MVC
7 69 (31.22%) Java
8 59 (26.70%) ASP.NET
9 52 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 49 (22.17%) Ajax
11 48 (21.72%) XML
12 47 (21.27%) PHP
13 46 (20.81%) jQuery
14 45 (20.36%) OO
15 41 (18.55%) HTML5
16 40 (18.10%) Linux
16 40 (18.10%) MySQL
17 39 (17.65%) SQL
18 37 (16.74%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (15.38%) Spring
20 33 (14.93%) Software Engineering
21 32 (14.48%) TDD
21 32 (14.48%) Unit Testing
22 30 (13.57%) J2EE
23 29 (13.12%) Web Services
23 29 (13.12%) Tomcat
23 29 (13.12%) JSON
23 29 (13.12%) Git (software)
24 27 (12.22%) Subversion

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (13.12%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.33%) Umbraco
3 11 (4.98%) Node.js
4 9 (4.07%) CMS
5 7 (3.17%) Apache
6 6 (2.71%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.71%) Jetty
7 5 (2.26%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.81%) WordPress
8 4 (1.81%) nginx
9 3 (1.36%) JBoss
9 3 (1.36%) Drupal
10 2 (0.90%) IIS
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%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.26%) Google App Engine
3 5 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.05%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) DNS
3 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 40 (18.10%) MySQL
3 15 (6.79%) Big Data
4 8 (3.62%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.45%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.45%) MS Access
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (13.12%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.22%) Subversion
3 23 (10.41%) JUnit
4 18 (8.14%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.79%) Ant
6 12 (5.43%) Eclipse
6 12 (5.43%) Hudson
7 10 (4.52%) JIRA
8 8 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (3.17%) Bugzilla
10 5 (2.26%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.26%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.81%) Maven
11 4 (1.81%) NetBeans
12 3 (1.36%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.90%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.90%) RSpec
13 2 (0.90%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.90%) NUnit
13 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
General
1 27 (12.22%) Advertising
2 21 (9.50%) Finance
3 16 (7.24%) Marketing
4 8 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.17%) Electronics
6 5 (2.26%) Banking
7 4 (1.81%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (40.72%) HTML
2 87 (39.37%) .NET
2 87 (39.37%) CSS
3 59 (26.70%) ASP.NET
4 49 (22.17%) Ajax
5 48 (21.72%) XML
6 46 (20.81%) jQuery
7 41 (18.55%) HTML5
8 37 (16.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (15.38%) Spring
10 30 (13.57%) J2EE
11 29 (13.12%) Web Services
11 29 (13.12%) JSON
12 26 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
13 25 (11.31%) AngularJS
13 25 (11.31%) CSS3
14 23 (10.41%) SOAP
15 20 (9.05%) Hibernate
15 20 (9.05%) REST
16 18 (8.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.07%) User Experience
3 8 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.62%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.17%) N-Tier
4 7 (3.17%) DTV
4 7 (3.17%) Open Source
5 3 (1.36%) iPhone
5 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.90%) iPad
6 2 (0.90%) New Media
6 2 (0.90%) W3C
7 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.45%) Replication
7 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.10%) Linux
2 20 (9.05%) Windows
3 13 (5.88%) Android
4 7 (3.17%) UNIX
5 5 (2.26%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.81%) Fedora
6 4 (1.81%) CentOS
6 4 (1.81%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (47.51%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (32.58%) MVC
3 45 (20.36%) OO
4 33 (14.93%) Software Engineering
5 32 (14.48%) TDD
5 32 (14.48%) Unit Testing
6 27 (12.22%) OOP
7 24 (10.86%) Scrum
8 15 (6.79%) Integration Testing
8 15 (6.79%) Mentoring
9 13 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.43%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (4.98%) Android Development
11 11 (4.98%) Web Development
12 9 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.07%) SOA
13 8 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (3.62%) BDD
14 7 (3.17%) OO PHP
14 7 (3.17%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 123 (55.66%) JavaScript
2 80 (36.20%) C#
3 69 (31.22%) Java
4 47 (21.27%) PHP
5 39 (17.65%) SQL
6 27 (12.22%) C++
7 11 (4.98%) Python
8 10 (4.52%) VB.NET
8 10 (4.52%) Ruby
8 10 (4.52%) PHP5
9 9 (4.07%) Clojure
10 6 (2.71%) Scala
11 4 (1.81%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.36%) XAML
12 3 (1.36%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.90%) C
13 2 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.14%) Degree
2 10 (4.52%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.26%) MCSD
3 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.26%) SLA
2 4 (1.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.26%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.26%) Xen
1 5 (2.26%) Docker
1 5 (2.26%) LXC
2 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) logstash
1 2 (0.90%) Graphite
2 1 (0.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.52%) Oracle
3 9 (4.07%) Zend
4 8 (3.62%) SAP
5 7 (3.17%) Google
6 6 (2.71%) Toshiba
6 6 (2.71%) Panasonic
7 4 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.36%) Sybase
8 3 (1.36%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.36%) Hyland
8 3 (1.36%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.90%) Terracotta
9 2 (0.90%) Apple
9 2 (0.90%) Adobe
10 1 (0.45%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.45%) Progress
10 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.45%) Green Hills
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits package.
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago