The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 53 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.59% 3.57% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 3.66% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 20
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £50,000
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
735 601 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.46% 97.56% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 650 506 479
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 32 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 56 (62.22%) JavaScript
2 52 (57.78%) MVC
3 51 (56.67%) CSS
4 47 (52.22%) C#
5 46 (51.11%) .NET
5 46 (51.11%) jQuery
6 45 (50.00%) SQL
7 42 (46.67%) HTML
8 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (38.89%) ASP.NET
10 32 (35.56%) SQL Server
11 27 (30.00%) PHP
11 27 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (26.67%) MySQL
13 22 (24.44%) Web Development
14 21 (23.33%) .NET Framework
14 21 (23.33%) AngularJS
15 20 (22.22%) WordPress
16 19 (21.11%) Java
17 18 (20.00%) T-SQL
17 18 (20.00%) XML
18 17 (18.89%) Ajax
18 17 (18.89%) Spring
19 16 (17.78%) OOP
19 16 (17.78%) MongoDB
19 16 (17.78%) Mentoring
20 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
20 15 (16.67%) OO
20 15 (16.67%) Finance

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 20 (22.22%) WordPress
2 14 (15.56%) CMS
3 12 (13.33%) Drupal
4 10 (11.11%) Joomla!
5 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Office
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Magento
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.22%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.67%) MySQL
3 16 (17.78%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.33%) HBase
7 2 (2.22%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.22%) Big Data
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 10 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.89%) Maven
3 5 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.56%) Subversion
4 4 (4.44%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.44%) JUnit
5 3 (3.33%) Grunt
5 3 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (56.67%) CSS
2 46 (51.11%) .NET
2 46 (51.11%) jQuery
3 42 (46.67%) HTML
4 35 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 27 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (23.33%) .NET Framework
6 21 (23.33%) AngularJS
7 18 (20.00%) XML
8 17 (18.89%) Ajax
8 17 (18.89%) Spring
9 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (14.44%) JSON
11 12 (13.33%) CSS3
12 10 (11.11%) CakePHP
13 9 (10.00%) HTML5
14 6 (6.67%) SOAP
14 6 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.44%) Replication
2 3 (3.33%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.22%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (57.78%) MVC
2 36 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.44%) Web Development
4 16 (17.78%) OOP
4 16 (17.78%) Mentoring
5 15 (16.67%) OO
6 14 (15.56%) Scrum
7 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.78%) TDD
11 5 (5.56%) DevOps
11 5 (5.56%) SOA
12 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (3.33%) OO PHP
13 3 (3.33%) Data Transformation
13 3 (3.33%) Content Management
13 3 (3.33%) SEO
14 2 (2.22%) CRM
14 2 (2.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.22%) JavaScript
2 47 (52.22%) C#
3 45 (50.00%) SQL
4 27 (30.00%) PHP
5 19 (21.11%) Java
6 18 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.44%) VBA
8 3 (3.33%) C
9 2 (2.22%) Ruby
9 2 (2.22%) PHP5
9 2 (2.22%) C++
10 1 (1.11%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Puppet
1 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.11%) Zend
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle
4 4 (4.44%) Telerik
5 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
5 1 (1.11%) Sage
5 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
Bournemouth, Dorset
DCM Select
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Searchability
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Searchability
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
DCM Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Fizz Experience Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago