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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 22 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 91 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.68% 4.31% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.14% 4.46% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78 32 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,650 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
817 717 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.89% 96.63% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 661 588 395
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +20 64 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Poole +8 16 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wimborne - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 74 (55.22%) JavaScript
2 64 (47.76%) Java
3 61 (45.52%) Spring
4 50 (37.31%) MVC
5 47 (35.07%) .NET
6 43 (32.09%) C#
7 42 (31.34%) ASP.NET
8 41 (30.60%) SQL
9 38 (28.36%) MySQL
10 34 (25.37%) CSS
10 34 (25.37%) TDD
11 31 (23.13%) jQuery
12 30 (22.39%) HTML
13 29 (21.64%) Linux
14 27 (20.15%) SQL Server
15 25 (18.66%) Marketing
15 25 (18.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (17.91%) Git (software)
16 24 (17.91%) Finance
17 23 (17.16%) PHP
18 22 (16.42%) Banking
19 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (15.67%) JUnit
19 21 (15.67%) OO
20 18 (13.43%) OOP
21 17 (12.69%) J2EE
21 17 (12.69%) Maven
21 17 (12.69%) Subversion
21 17 (12.69%) HTML5
22 15 (11.19%) .NET Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (4.48%) Drupal
1 6 (4.48%) WordPress
2 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.24%) Node.js
4 1 (0.75%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.48%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (28.36%) MySQL
2 27 (20.15%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.45%) HBase
4 8 (5.97%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.48%) Big Data
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.49%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (17.91%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.67%) JUnit
3 17 (12.69%) Subversion
3 17 (12.69%) Maven
4 14 (10.45%) Ant
5 3 (2.24%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (18.66%) Marketing
2 24 (17.91%) Finance
3 22 (16.42%) Banking
4 6 (4.48%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (45.52%) Spring
2 47 (35.07%) .NET
3 42 (31.34%) ASP.NET
4 34 (25.37%) CSS
5 31 (23.13%) jQuery
6 30 (22.39%) HTML
7 25 (18.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (12.69%) HTML5
8 17 (12.69%) J2EE
9 15 (11.19%) XML
9 15 (11.19%) .NET Framework
9 15 (11.19%) JSON
10 11 (8.21%) RESTful
10 11 (8.21%) SOAP
11 10 (7.46%) LAMP
11 10 (7.46%) WCF
12 9 (6.72%) Ajax
12 9 (6.72%) CSS3
13 8 (5.97%) Spring MVC
14 7 (5.22%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.48%) Client/Server
1 6 (4.48%) N-Tier
2 5 (3.73%) Derivative
3 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.64%) Linux
2 2 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.31%) MVC
2 34 (25.37%) TDD
3 21 (15.67%) OO
3 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.43%) OOP
5 14 (10.45%) Analytics
6 9 (6.72%) E-Commerce
7 8 (5.97%) Scrum
7 8 (5.97%) Web Application Development
7 8 (5.97%) Machine Learning
8 6 (4.48%) OOD
9 5 (3.73%) Cash Management
10 4 (2.99%) Web Development
10 4 (2.99%) Release Management
10 4 (2.99%) OO PHP
10 4 (2.99%) B2B
10 4 (2.99%) ERP
10 4 (2.99%) Content Management
11 3 (2.24%) Web Design
11 3 (2.24%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 74 (55.22%) JavaScript
2 64 (47.76%) Java
3 43 (32.09%) C#
4 41 (30.60%) SQL
5 23 (17.16%) PHP
6 8 (5.97%) PHP5
7 4 (2.99%) PHP4
7 4 (2.99%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.49%) C
9 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.99%) Degree
Systems Management
1 14 (10.45%) Puppet
1 14 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.24%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (9.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.99%) Sage
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle
4 1 (0.75%) Ektron
4 1 (0.75%) Twitter
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £55000 per annum - Training / Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation assistance
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorset
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bournemouth
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Monthly Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago