The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 30 45 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 43 35 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.40% 4.99% 10.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.43% 5.11% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 77
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
579 685 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.66% 97.72% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 504 540 670
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +5 24 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Bournemouth +14 18 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Wimborne - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 54 (84.38%) JavaScript
2 48 (75.00%) .NET
3 44 (68.75%) HTML
4 43 (67.19%) CSS
5 39 (60.94%) C#
6 36 (56.25%) Web Development
7 34 (53.13%) TDD
8 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (32.81%) SOAP
9 21 (32.81%) REST
10 20 (31.25%) Web Services
11 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET
12 18 (28.13%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (23.44%) Node.js
13 15 (23.44%) HTML5
14 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
14 14 (21.88%) .NET Framework
14 14 (21.88%) jQuery
14 14 (21.88%) MVC
15 13 (20.31%) Finance
15 13 (20.31%) SQL
15 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (18.75%) CSS3
16 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
16 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
17 11 (17.19%) BDD
17 11 (17.19%) Front End Development
18 10 (15.63%) Domain-Driven Design
19 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
19 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.69%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) JBoss
2 3 (4.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) DocumentDB
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) gulp
3 3 (4.69%) Ant
3 3 (4.69%) Maven
3 3 (4.69%) Moq
3 3 (4.69%) NuGet
3 3 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (4.69%) Selenium
3 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) MSTest
5 1 (1.56%) NUnit
5 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (75.00%) .NET
2 44 (68.75%) HTML
3 43 (67.19%) CSS
4 21 (32.81%) REST
4 21 (32.81%) SOAP
5 20 (31.25%) Web Services
6 19 (29.69%) ASP.NET
7 15 (23.44%) HTML5
7 15 (23.44%) Node.js
8 14 (21.88%) .NET Framework
8 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
8 14 (21.88%) jQuery
9 12 (18.75%) CSS3
10 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (10.94%) WinForms
12 6 (9.38%) Sass
13 5 (7.81%) Backbone.js
13 5 (7.81%) Ember.js
13 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) User Experience
2 4 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Android
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Web Development
2 34 (53.13%) TDD
3 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (28.13%) Technical Architecture
5 14 (21.88%) MVC
6 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (17.19%) BDD
7 11 (17.19%) Front End Development
8 10 (15.63%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.94%) Software Architecture
11 6 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 5 (7.81%) Line Management
12 5 (7.81%) Scrum
12 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
13 4 (6.25%) SDLC
14 3 (4.69%) Content Management
14 3 (4.69%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 54 (84.38%) JavaScript
2 39 (60.94%) C#
3 13 (20.31%) SQL
4 5 (7.81%) Java
4 5 (7.81%) TypeScript
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) EPiServer
2 4 (6.25%) Sitecore
2 4 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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