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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 40 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 37 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.06% 4.62% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.24% 4.68% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 14
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £77,500 £45,000
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
593 705 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.05% 98.74% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 483 579 525
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 £21,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +4 29 £46,750 -18.69% 3
Poole +4 7 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 44 (57.14%) HTML
3 43 (55.84%) .NET
4 42 (54.55%) C#
4 42 (54.55%) CSS
5 41 (53.25%) MVC
5 41 (53.25%) jQuery
6 40 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET
8 28 (36.36%) SQL
9 27 (35.06%) MySQL
10 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
11 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
12 22 (28.57%) PHP
13 20 (25.97%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (24.68%) TDD
15 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (23.38%) MongoDB
16 17 (22.08%) T-SQL
17 16 (20.78%) Java
18 15 (19.48%) Spring
18 15 (19.48%) Drupal
18 15 (19.48%) OO
18 15 (19.48%) HTML5
18 15 (19.48%) CSS3
19 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
19 14 (18.18%) Mentoring
19 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
19 14 (18.18%) CMS
19 14 (18.18%) Web Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (19.48%) Drupal
2 14 (18.18%) CMS
3 13 (16.88%) Joomla!
3 13 (16.88%) WordPress
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) SAS
6 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Magento
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.30%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) MySQL
2 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
3 18 (23.38%) MongoDB
4 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 10 (12.99%) HBase
5 10 (12.99%) Big Data
5 10 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.30%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.58%) Subversion
3 10 (12.99%) Maven
3 10 (12.99%) Visual Studio
3 10 (12.99%) Ant
4 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.30%) NUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
1 7 (9.09%) Marketing
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.14%) HTML
2 43 (55.84%) .NET
3 42 (54.55%) CSS
4 41 (53.25%) jQuery
5 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET
6 26 (33.77%) AngularJS
7 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (19.48%) Spring
8 15 (19.48%) HTML5
8 15 (19.48%) CSS3
9 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (14.29%) CakePHP
10 11 (14.29%) Ajax
11 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (10.39%) Kendo UI
12 8 (10.39%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
13 7 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (7.79%) Entity Framework
15 5 (6.49%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) User Experience
2 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.60%) Open Source
4 2 (2.60%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.60%) Replication
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) MVC
2 40 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.97%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (24.68%) TDD
5 15 (19.48%) OO
6 14 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 14 (18.18%) Web Development
7 10 (12.99%) Kanban
7 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.99%) SOA
8 9 (11.69%) OOP
8 9 (11.69%) DevOps
9 8 (10.39%) Scrum
10 6 (7.79%) ETL
11 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.90%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (3.90%) Analytics
12 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 42 (54.55%) C#
3 28 (36.36%) SQL
4 22 (28.57%) PHP
5 17 (22.08%) T-SQL
6 16 (20.78%) Java
7 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.60%) Ruby
8 2 (2.60%) VBA
8 2 (2.60%) Python
9 1 (1.30%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (12.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Zend
3 3 (3.90%) Telerik
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle
5 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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