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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 25 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 70 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.20% 4.72% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.62% 4.90% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 59 34 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,950 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
728 694 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.66% 96.26% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 582 581 437
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 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +13 53 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Poole +4 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Wimborne - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (56.55%) JavaScript
2 68 (46.90%) Java
3 64 (44.14%) Spring
4 59 (40.69%) MVC
5 54 (37.24%) .NET
6 52 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (34.48%) C#
8 49 (33.79%) ASP.NET
9 47 (32.41%) SQL
10 43 (29.66%) CSS
11 38 (26.21%) MySQL
11 38 (26.21%) jQuery
12 36 (24.83%) HTML
13 35 (24.14%) TDD
14 32 (22.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (21.38%) Finance
16 30 (20.69%) SQL Server
17 29 (20.00%) Linux
18 24 (16.55%) Git (software)
18 24 (16.55%) Marketing
19 23 (15.86%) PHP
20 22 (15.17%) JUnit
20 22 (15.17%) Banking
21 21 (14.48%) .NET Framework
21 21 (14.48%) OO
22 20 (13.79%) Mentoring
23 19 (13.10%) Maven
24 18 (12.41%) OOP
24 18 (12.41%) XML
24 18 (12.41%) HTML5

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (6.21%) WordPress
2 6 (4.14%) Drupal
3 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.07%) Node.js
5 2 (1.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.21%) MySQL
2 30 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.66%) HBase
4 8 (5.52%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.52%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.14%) Big Data
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.38%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (16.55%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.17%) JUnit
3 19 (13.10%) Maven
4 17 (11.72%) Subversion
5 14 (9.66%) Ant
6 4 (2.76%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.07%) Grunt
8 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (21.38%) Finance
2 24 (16.55%) Marketing
3 22 (15.17%) Banking
4 5 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.07%) Games
6 2 (1.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (44.14%) Spring
2 54 (37.24%) .NET
3 49 (33.79%) ASP.NET
4 43 (29.66%) CSS
5 38 (26.21%) jQuery
6 36 (24.83%) HTML
7 32 (22.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (14.48%) .NET Framework
9 18 (12.41%) XML
9 18 (12.41%) HTML5
10 17 (11.72%) JSON
11 16 (11.03%) J2EE
12 11 (7.59%) SOAP
12 11 (7.59%) Spring MVC
12 11 (7.59%) RESTful
13 10 (6.90%) WCF
13 10 (6.90%) CSS3
13 10 (6.90%) LAMP
14 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (5.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.14%) Client/Server
1 6 (4.14%) N-Tier
2 5 (3.45%) Derivative
3 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.38%) User Experience
5 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (1.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.69%) MVC
2 52 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (24.14%) TDD
4 21 (14.48%) OO
5 20 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 18 (12.41%) OOP
7 13 (8.97%) Analytics
8 12 (8.28%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.59%) Scrum
10 9 (6.21%) Web Application Development
11 8 (5.52%) Machine Learning
12 6 (4.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (4.14%) Web Development
12 6 (4.14%) OOD
13 5 (3.45%) Cash Management
14 4 (2.76%) Release Management
14 4 (2.76%) OO PHP
14 4 (2.76%) Line Management
14 4 (2.76%) B2B
14 4 (2.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 82 (56.55%) JavaScript
2 68 (46.90%) Java
3 50 (34.48%) C#
4 47 (32.41%) SQL
5 23 (15.86%) PHP
6 8 (5.52%) PHP5
7 5 (3.45%) C
8 4 (2.76%) PHP4
8 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.69%) C++
9 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (9.66%) Puppet
1 14 (9.66%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.07%) Plesk
Vendors
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.45%) Oracle
3 4 (2.76%) Sage
4 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.69%) Twitter
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