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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 55 53 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 31 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.53% 2.72% 4.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 2.82% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 27
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £50,000
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
663 638 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.93% 96.52% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 561 545 568
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +5 24 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Poole - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 56 (57.73%) JavaScript
2 45 (46.39%) C#
2 45 (46.39%) MVC
3 44 (45.36%) .NET
3 44 (45.36%) CSS
4 43 (44.33%) SQL
5 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET
6 36 (37.11%) HTML
6 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (37.11%) jQuery
7 30 (30.93%) Java
8 28 (28.87%) MySQL
8 28 (28.87%) Spring
9 27 (27.84%) SQL Server
9 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (24.74%) PHP
11 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
12 18 (18.56%) XML
12 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
12 18 (18.56%) Mentoring
13 16 (16.49%) Finance
13 16 (16.49%) Web Development
14 15 (15.46%) Linux
14 15 (15.46%) OOP
14 15 (15.46%) TDD
14 15 (15.46%) WordPress
15 14 (14.43%) Scrum
15 14 (14.43%) JSON
16 13 (13.40%) OO
16 13 (13.40%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (15.46%) WordPress
2 8 (8.25%) CMS
3 7 (7.22%) Drupal
4 5 (5.15%) Joomla!
5 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Magento
2 2 (2.06%) Zen Cart
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.87%) MySQL
2 27 (27.84%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.28%) HBase
4 8 (8.25%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.19%) Big Data
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.06%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.34%) Subversion
3 10 (10.31%) Maven
4 9 (9.28%) Ant
5 6 (6.19%) JUnit
6 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.12%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.09%) Grunt
General
1 16 (16.49%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Marketing
3 6 (6.19%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (45.36%) .NET
1 44 (45.36%) CSS
2 38 (39.18%) ASP.NET
3 36 (37.11%) HTML
3 36 (37.11%) jQuery
4 28 (28.87%) Spring
5 27 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
7 18 (18.56%) XML
8 14 (14.43%) JSON
9 13 (13.40%) Ajax
10 12 (12.37%) HTML5
11 11 (11.34%) AngularJS
11 11 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (9.28%) CSS3
13 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (7.22%) RESTful
14 7 (7.22%) SOAP
14 7 (7.22%) J2EE
15 6 (6.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.09%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.06%) Replication
3 2 (2.06%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.46%) Linux
2 3 (3.09%) Windows
3 2 (2.06%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.39%) MVC
2 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.56%) Mentoring
4 16 (16.49%) Web Development
5 15 (15.46%) TDD
5 15 (15.46%) OOP
6 14 (14.43%) Scrum
7 13 (13.40%) OO
8 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.12%) OO PHP
11 4 (4.12%) OOD
12 3 (3.09%) SEO
12 3 (3.09%) Analytics
12 3 (3.09%) Data Transformation
12 3 (3.09%) Machine Learning
13 2 (2.06%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (2.06%) Web Application Development
13 2 (2.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.73%) JavaScript
2 45 (46.39%) C#
3 43 (44.33%) SQL
4 30 (30.93%) Java
5 24 (24.74%) PHP
6 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.09%) C
8 3 (3.09%) PHP5
9 2 (2.06%) PHP4
9 2 (2.06%) C++
9 2 (2.06%) VBA
10 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) Puppet
1 9 (9.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) Zend
4 2 (2.06%) Sage
4 2 (2.06%) Telerik
5 1 (1.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
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