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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 48 24 71
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 93 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.57% 10.32% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 10.59% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 76 16
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +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
634 878 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.65% 97.45% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 492 712 586
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -27 18 £41,250 -13.15% 9
Poole -1 5 £41,500 -7.77% 4
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (57.35%) JavaScript
3 35 (51.47%) C#
3 35 (51.47%) HTML
3 35 (51.47%) .NET
4 33 (48.53%) CSS
5 31 (45.59%) ASP.NET
6 30 (44.12%) MVC
7 24 (35.29%) jQuery
8 23 (33.82%) Git (software)
8 23 (33.82%) MySQL
8 23 (33.82%) Java
9 22 (32.35%) SQL
10 21 (30.88%) Spring
11 20 (29.41%) TDD
12 19 (27.94%) Linux
13 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
15 16 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
16 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
16 15 (22.06%) Finance
17 14 (20.59%) Relational Database
18 13 (19.12%) Subversion
18 13 (19.12%) HTML5
19 12 (17.65%) PHP
20 11 (16.18%) SOAP
20 11 (16.18%) Scrum
20 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
20 11 (16.18%) Marketing

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (7.35%) Joomla!
1 5 (7.35%) Drupal
1 5 (7.35%) WordPress
2 2 (2.94%) JBoss
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) SAS
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Lync
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Magento
2 1 (1.47%) Zen Cart
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.82%) MySQL
2 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (20.59%) Relational Database
4 10 (14.71%) Big Data
4 10 (14.71%) MongoDB
4 10 (14.71%) HBase
5 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.47%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.12%) Subversion
3 10 (14.71%) Maven
3 10 (14.71%) Ant
4 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.88%) Gradle
6 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.47%) NUnit
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Marketing
3 6 (8.82%) Retail
4 5 (7.35%) Electronics
5 3 (4.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (51.47%) HTML
1 35 (51.47%) .NET
2 33 (48.53%) CSS
3 31 (45.59%) ASP.NET
4 24 (35.29%) jQuery
5 21 (30.88%) Spring
6 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.12%) HTML5
9 11 (16.18%) SOAP
10 9 (13.24%) CSS3
11 8 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (11.76%) XML
11 8 (11.76%) JSON
11 8 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (11.76%) Kendo UI
11 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
12 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
13 6 (8.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) User Experience
2 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.47%) iPhone
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.12%) MVC
3 20 (29.41%) TDD
4 16 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
6 11 (16.18%) Scrum
7 10 (14.71%) Kanban
7 10 (14.71%) Server Building
8 7 (10.29%) Web Development
8 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.82%) OO
9 6 (8.82%) ETL
10 5 (7.35%) SOA
10 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.35%) Logistics
10 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.88%) Analytics
11 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) JavaScript
2 35 (51.47%) C#
3 23 (33.82%) Java
4 22 (32.35%) SQL
5 12 (17.65%) PHP
6 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.82%) C
8 4 (5.88%) Groovy
9 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.41%) Python
10 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.47%) C++
11 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Puppet
1 10 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Zend
4 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter
4 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
Poole, Dorset
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Poole
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + company car, 24 days holiday, medical
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