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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 49 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 43 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.55% 2.89% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 3.02% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,000 £43,250
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
756 496 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.55% 95.57% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 652 402 420
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +8 38 £45,000 -2.70% 10
Poole -14 4 £37,500 -46.42% 1
Dorchester - 1 £41,500 -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
2 46 (59.74%) C#
3 44 (57.14%) HTML
3 44 (57.14%) .NET
3 44 (57.14%) MVC
4 42 (54.55%) CSS
5 39 (50.65%) jQuery
6 34 (44.16%) SQL
7 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (41.56%) SQL Server
8 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET
9 25 (32.47%) AngularJS
10 21 (27.27%) PHP
11 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
12 19 (24.68%) MySQL
12 19 (24.68%) Web Development
12 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (23.38%) OO
14 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (19.48%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (19.48%) MongoDB
15 15 (19.48%) Ajax
16 14 (18.18%) Drupal
16 14 (18.18%) CMS
16 14 (18.18%) Mentoring
17 13 (16.88%) CSS3
17 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
17 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
17 13 (16.88%) TDD
18 12 (15.58%) Zend

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (18.18%) CMS
1 14 (18.18%) Drupal
2 12 (15.58%) WordPress
2 12 (15.58%) Joomla!
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.30%) SAS
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Lync
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Magento
2 3 (3.90%) Zen Cart
3 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.30%) Intranet
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.68%) MySQL
3 15 (19.48%) MongoDB
4 9 (11.69%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (10.39%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (5.19%) HBase
8 4 (5.19%) Big Data
9 2 (2.60%) Cognos Impromptu
10 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.30%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.79%) Subversion
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.49%) Maven
4 4 (5.19%) Ant
5 1 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.30%) NUnit
General
1 10 (12.99%) Marketing
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.14%) HTML
1 44 (57.14%) .NET
2 42 (54.55%) CSS
3 39 (50.65%) jQuery
4 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET
5 25 (32.47%) AngularJS
6 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 15 (19.48%) Ajax
9 13 (16.88%) CSS3
10 12 (15.58%) CakePHP
11 11 (14.29%) HTML5
12 10 (12.99%) Spring
12 10 (12.99%) .NET Framework
13 7 (9.09%) Entity Framework
13 7 (9.09%) WinForms
13 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (7.79%) WPF
15 5 (6.49%) XML
15 5 (6.49%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) User Experience
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.19%) Replication
4 3 (3.90%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
1 4 (5.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) MVC
2 33 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.68%) Web Development
4 18 (23.38%) OO
5 15 (19.48%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 13 (16.88%) TDD
8 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.99%) Scrum
10 9 (11.69%) OOP
11 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.09%) SOA
12 7 (9.09%) ETL
12 7 (9.09%) DevOps
13 4 (5.19%) Kanban
13 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
14 3 (3.90%) OO PHP
14 3 (3.90%) Analytics
14 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (3.90%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
2 46 (59.74%) C#
3 34 (44.16%) SQL
4 21 (27.27%) PHP
5 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
6 10 (12.99%) Java
7 5 (6.49%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.19%) VBA
9 2 (2.60%) C++
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby
10 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Puppet
1 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) Zend
3 5 (6.49%) Telerik
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle
5 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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