The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 116 124 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 16 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.81% 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.70% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 11
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Software 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
1894 1858 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.61% 95.38% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 1553 1446
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Bristol region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 11 (42.31%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
5 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 9 (34.62%) Ajax
7 8 (30.77%) QA
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) PHP
8 7 (26.92%) HTML5
8 7 (26.92%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (23.08%) Marketing
9 6 (23.08%) N-Tier
9 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) TDD
10 5 (19.23%) MVC
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) RESTful
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (15.38%) CSS3
11 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
11 4 (15.38%) Node.js
11 4 (15.38%) Web Services
12 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
12 3 (11.54%) Analytics
12 3 (11.54%) Marketing Analytics
12 3 (11.54%) Email Management

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
1 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
2 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 9 (34.62%) Ajax
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (26.92%) HTML5
6 5 (19.23%) RESTful
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (15.38%) CSS3
7 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
7 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.54%) JSON
9 2 (7.69%) Zend Framework
9 2 (7.69%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Phone
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) TDD
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Marketing Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Email Management
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) MVVM
5 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.85%) OOP
6 1 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) XAML
4 2 (7.69%) PHP5
5 1 (3.85%) Erlang
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Zend
1 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago