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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 67 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.06% 4.66% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 4.71% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 22
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £56,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
807 765 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.66% 98.97% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 613 692 473
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 -10 20 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Poole - 3 £62,500 - 2
Verwood - 2 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (53.42%) .NET
3 37 (50.68%) C#
3 37 (50.68%) HTML
4 35 (47.95%) JavaScript
5 34 (46.58%) CSS
6 32 (43.84%) ASP.NET
7 31 (42.47%) MVC
8 29 (39.73%) jQuery
9 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
10 21 (28.77%) Finance
10 21 (28.77%) TDD
10 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (27.40%) HTML5
11 20 (27.40%) iOS Development
11 20 (27.40%) OO
11 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
12 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
12 19 (26.03%) AngularJS
13 18 (24.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (21.92%) SQL
16 14 (19.18%) Android
16 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (17.81%) Android Development
17 13 (17.81%) Apple iOS
17 13 (17.81%) Java
18 12 (16.44%) CMS
18 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
18 12 (16.44%) Degree

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (16.44%) CMS
2 4 (5.48%) Drupal
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) WordPress
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.33%) GitHub
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 8 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.59%) Big Data
4 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.11%) MySQL
5 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.11%) Maven
2 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.74%) Ant
3 2 (2.74%) DbUnit
3 2 (2.74%) HttpUnit
3 2 (2.74%) JUnit
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
3 2 (2.74%) XMLUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Moq
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Legal
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (53.42%) .NET
2 37 (50.68%) HTML
3 34 (46.58%) CSS
4 32 (43.84%) ASP.NET
5 29 (39.73%) jQuery
6 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (27.40%) HTML5
8 19 (26.03%) AngularJS
9 18 (24.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (16.44%) Backbone.js
11 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (12.33%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (10.96%) CSS3
13 8 (10.96%) XML
14 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (9.59%) JSON
14 7 (9.59%) Natural Language Processing
14 7 (9.59%) Razor View Engine
14 7 (9.59%) REST
14 7 (9.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.59%) User Experience
3 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.74%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.74%) Fintech
4 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.37%) iPhone
4 1 (1.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Android
2 13 (17.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (42.47%) MVC
3 21 (28.77%) TDD
4 20 (27.40%) iOS Development
4 20 (27.40%) OO
5 19 (26.03%) Software Engineering
6 13 (17.81%) Android Development
7 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
8 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (13.70%) DevOps
9 9 (12.33%) Line Management
9 9 (12.33%) RAD
9 9 (12.33%) SDLC
10 8 (10.96%) Analytics
10 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (10.96%) Data Modelling
10 8 (10.96%) Data Transformation
10 8 (10.96%) ETL
10 8 (10.96%) Front End Development
10 8 (10.96%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.68%) C#
2 35 (47.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.92%) SQL
4 13 (17.81%) Java
5 10 (13.70%) C
5 10 (13.70%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.96%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.48%) PHP
9 2 (2.74%) C++
9 2 (2.74%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
3 9 (12.33%) EPiServer
4 7 (9.59%) Cisco
4 7 (9.59%) Sony
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.74%) Zend
6 1 (1.37%) Sybase
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