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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 46 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 39 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.63% 3.54% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.78% 3.68% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 10
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +73.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £77,500 £45,500
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
675 571 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.40% 96.29% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 566 462 476
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +9 31 £46,750 -6.50% 3
Poole -7 7 £37,500 -34.78%
Dorchester - 1 £41,500 -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 43 (58.11%) HTML
3 41 (55.41%) C#
3 41 (55.41%) CSS
3 41 (55.41%) MVC
4 40 (54.05%) .NET
5 38 (51.35%) jQuery
6 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (41.89%) ASP.NET
8 29 (39.19%) SQL
9 25 (33.78%) SQL Server
9 25 (33.78%) AngularJS
10 23 (31.08%) MySQL
11 22 (29.73%) PHP
12 19 (25.68%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (22.97%) Web Development
14 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (21.62%) TDD
14 16 (21.62%) T-SQL
14 16 (21.62%) OO
14 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
15 15 (20.27%) CSS3
15 15 (20.27%) CMS
15 15 (20.27%) Drupal
16 14 (18.92%) HTML5
17 13 (17.57%) Zend
17 13 (17.57%) CakePHP
17 13 (17.57%) Joomla!
17 13 (17.57%) Magento
17 13 (17.57%) WordPress

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (20.27%) CMS
1 15 (20.27%) Drupal
2 13 (17.57%) WordPress
2 13 (17.57%) Joomla!
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) SAS
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.35%) Lync
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Magento
2 3 (4.05%) Zen Cart
3 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.35%) Intranet
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.08%) MySQL
3 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
4 11 (14.86%) Relational Database
5 10 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (9.46%) HBase
6 7 (9.46%) Big Data
7 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.35%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.16%) Subversion
3 7 (9.46%) Maven
3 7 (9.46%) Ant
4 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.35%) NUnit
General
1 7 (9.46%) Marketing
2 6 (8.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (58.11%) HTML
2 41 (55.41%) CSS
3 40 (54.05%) .NET
4 38 (51.35%) jQuery
5 31 (41.89%) ASP.NET
6 25 (33.78%) AngularJS
7 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (20.27%) CSS3
9 14 (18.92%) HTML5
10 13 (17.57%) CakePHP
11 12 (16.22%) Spring
11 12 (16.22%) Ajax
11 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (9.46%) Kendo UI
13 7 (9.46%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (9.46%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
15 5 (6.76%) Entity Framework
15 5 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) User Experience
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) iPhone
5 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (55.41%) MVC
2 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.68%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (22.97%) Web Development
5 16 (21.62%) TDD
5 16 (21.62%) OO
6 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.81%) DevOps
8 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.81%) SOA
8 8 (10.81%) OOP
9 7 (9.46%) Scrum
9 7 (9.46%) ETL
9 7 (9.46%) Kanban
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.05%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (4.05%) OO PHP
11 3 (4.05%) Analytics
11 3 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 41 (55.41%) C#
3 29 (39.19%) SQL
4 22 (29.73%) PHP
5 16 (21.62%) T-SQL
6 12 (16.22%) Java
7 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.70%) VBA
8 2 (2.70%) C++
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Puppet
1 7 (9.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Zend
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.05%) Telerik
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
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