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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 48 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 41 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.22% 3.77% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.37% 3.96% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 14
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £46,000
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
763 505 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.20% 95.10% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 683 412 404
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -5 38 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Poole -19 1 £37,500 -46.42% 4
Dorchester - 1 £41,500 - 1
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 50 (63.29%) MVC
1 50 (63.29%) JavaScript
2 48 (60.76%) C#
3 46 (58.23%) .NET
3 46 (58.23%) CSS
4 44 (55.70%) HTML
4 44 (55.70%) jQuery
5 38 (48.10%) SQL
6 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
7 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (43.04%) ASP.NET
9 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (30.38%) AngularJS
10 23 (29.11%) Web Development
11 22 (27.85%) T-SQL
12 20 (25.32%) PHP
13 18 (22.78%) OO
13 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (20.25%) Mentoring
14 16 (20.25%) .NET Framework
14 16 (20.25%) Ajax
15 15 (18.99%) MySQL
15 15 (18.99%) MongoDB
15 15 (18.99%) WordPress
16 14 (17.72%) Java
16 14 (17.72%) CMS
16 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
17 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
17 13 (16.46%) Drupal
18 12 (15.19%) Responsive Web Design

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (18.99%) WordPress
2 14 (17.72%) CMS
3 13 (16.46%) Drupal
4 11 (13.92%) Joomla!
5 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Office
2 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Magento
2 3 (3.80%) Zen Cart
3 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.99%) MongoDB
2 15 (18.99%) MySQL
3 8 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.53%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.27%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.27%) HBase
7 1 (1.27%) Big Data
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.86%) Maven
3 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.80%) Subversion
5 3 (3.80%) Grunt
6 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.53%) JUnit
7 1 (1.27%) Ant
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (58.23%) .NET
1 46 (58.23%) CSS
2 44 (55.70%) HTML
2 44 (55.70%) jQuery
3 34 (43.04%) ASP.NET
4 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (30.38%) AngularJS
5 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 16 (20.25%) Ajax
6 16 (20.25%) .NET Framework
7 12 (15.19%) Spring
8 11 (13.92%) CSS3
8 11 (13.92%) CakePHP
8 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (11.39%) XML
10 8 (10.13%) HTML5
10 8 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (7.59%) WPF
11 6 (7.59%) WinForms
12 5 (6.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Replication
3 3 (3.80%) Web 2.0
3 3 (3.80%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.80%) Windows
1 3 (3.80%) Windows CE
2 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) MVC
2 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.11%) Web Development
4 18 (22.78%) OO
5 16 (20.25%) Mentoring
6 14 (17.72%) Software Engineering
7 12 (15.19%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (15.19%) Scrum
8 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
9 9 (11.39%) OOP
10 8 (10.13%) TDD
11 7 (8.86%) SOA
11 7 (8.86%) DevOps
12 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.06%) ETL
13 3 (3.80%) Pair Programming
13 3 (3.80%) Content Management
13 3 (3.80%) SEO
13 3 (3.80%) OO PHP
14 2 (2.53%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) JavaScript
2 48 (60.76%) C#
3 38 (48.10%) SQL
4 22 (27.85%) T-SQL
5 20 (25.32%) PHP
6 14 (17.72%) Java
7 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.06%) VBA
9 3 (3.80%) C
10 2 (2.53%) C++
10 2 (2.53%) Ruby
11 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
1 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.92%) Zend
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle
4 5 (6.33%) Telerik
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
Bournemouth, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Monthly Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 20% bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Dorchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago