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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 51 25 59
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 27 85 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.48% 9.42% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 9.55% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 67 18
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £68,500 £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
577 890 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.69% 98.67% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 446 728 568
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -26 19 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Poole +3 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (63.01%) JavaScript
2 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (54.79%) .NET
4 39 (53.42%) C#
5 38 (52.05%) HTML
6 37 (50.68%) MVC
7 36 (49.32%) CSS
8 34 (46.58%) jQuery
9 31 (42.47%) ASP.NET
10 28 (38.36%) SQL
11 24 (32.88%) MySQL
12 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
13 21 (28.77%) Git (software)
13 21 (28.77%) AngularJS
14 20 (27.40%) Java
15 19 (26.03%) TDD
15 19 (26.03%) Spring
16 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (24.66%) Responsive Web Design
17 17 (23.29%) Mentoring
17 17 (23.29%) T-SQL
17 17 (23.29%) Linux
18 16 (21.92%) MongoDB
19 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
19 14 (19.18%) PHP
20 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 13 (17.81%) HTML5
21 12 (16.44%) Finance
21 12 (16.44%) Subversion
22 11 (15.07%) Marketing

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 8 (10.96%) Joomla!
1 8 (10.96%) Drupal
1 8 (10.96%) WordPress
2 5 (6.85%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Magento
2 1 (1.37%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.88%) MySQL
2 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
3 16 (21.92%) MongoDB
4 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
5 10 (13.70%) Big Data
5 10 (13.70%) HBase
6 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.44%) Subversion
3 10 (13.70%) Maven
3 10 (13.70%) Ant
3 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.11%) Gradle
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.37%) NUnit
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Marketing
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 4 (5.48%) Electronics
5 3 (4.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) .NET
2 38 (52.05%) HTML
3 36 (49.32%) CSS
4 34 (46.58%) jQuery
5 31 (42.47%) ASP.NET
6 21 (28.77%) AngularJS
7 19 (26.03%) Spring
8 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (17.81%) HTML5
9 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (13.70%) CSS3
11 8 (10.96%) SOAP
11 8 (10.96%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.96%) Kendo UI
11 8 (10.96%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (9.59%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (9.59%) Entity Framework
12 7 (9.59%) Ajax
13 6 (8.22%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.74%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) iPhone
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Android
2 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.68%) MVC
3 19 (26.03%) TDD
4 18 (24.66%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (23.29%) Mentoring
6 10 (13.70%) Server Building
6 10 (13.70%) Kanban
6 10 (13.70%) Scrum
6 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.33%) SOA
7 9 (12.33%) Web Development
8 8 (10.96%) OO
8 8 (10.96%) DevOps
9 6 (8.22%) ETL
10 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.48%) OOP
11 4 (5.48%) Logistics
11 4 (5.48%) Analytics
11 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (63.01%) JavaScript
2 39 (53.42%) C#
3 28 (38.36%) SQL
4 20 (27.40%) Java
5 17 (23.29%) T-SQL
6 14 (19.18%) PHP
7 4 (5.48%) C
8 3 (4.11%) Groovy
8 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.74%) VBA
9 2 (2.74%) Python
10 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Puppet
1 10 (13.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Zend
3 3 (4.11%) Telerik
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) Twitter
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