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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 45 23 51
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 90 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.21% 10.66% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 11.12% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 77 32
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £35,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £68,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
706 809 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.84% 95.85% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 560 650 593
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -24 21 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Poole +10 10 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
3 36 (49.32%) HTML
3 36 (49.32%) .NET
4 35 (47.95%) C#
5 34 (46.58%) CSS
6 32 (43.84%) ASP.NET
7 30 (41.10%) MVC
8 27 (36.99%) Git (software)
9 25 (34.25%) jQuery
9 25 (34.25%) Java
10 23 (31.51%) MySQL
11 22 (30.14%) TDD
12 21 (28.77%) SQL
12 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (26.03%) Spring
14 18 (24.66%) Linux
15 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
15 16 (21.92%) AngularJS
15 16 (21.92%) Mentoring
16 15 (20.55%) HTML5
16 15 (20.55%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
17 14 (19.18%) Subversion
17 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
18 13 (17.81%) Scrum
18 13 (17.81%) Finance
19 12 (16.44%) Big Data
19 12 (16.44%) MongoDB
20 11 (15.07%) SaaS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (5.48%) Joomla!
1 4 (5.48%) Drupal
1 4 (5.48%) WordPress
2 3 (4.11%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) Node.js
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Magento
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) SaaS
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
1 3 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) MySQL
2 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
3 14 (19.18%) Relational Database
4 12 (16.44%) Big Data
4 12 (16.44%) MongoDB
5 9 (12.33%) HBase
6 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 27 (36.99%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.18%) Subversion
3 11 (15.07%) Maven
3 11 (15.07%) Ant
4 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.48%) Gradle
6 2 (2.74%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.74%) XMLUnit
6 2 (2.74%) JUnit
6 2 (2.74%) HttpUnit
7 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.37%) NUnit
7 1 (1.37%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.37%) Moq
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Marketing
3 6 (8.22%) Retail
4 5 (6.85%) Electronics
5 3 (4.11%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (49.32%) HTML
1 36 (49.32%) .NET
2 34 (46.58%) CSS
3 32 (43.84%) ASP.NET
4 25 (34.25%) jQuery
5 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (26.03%) Spring
7 16 (21.92%) AngularJS
8 15 (20.55%) HTML5
9 11 (15.07%) SOAP
10 10 (13.70%) JSON
10 10 (13.70%) CSS3
11 9 (12.33%) RESTful
12 8 (10.96%) REST
12 8 (10.96%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (9.59%) Kendo UI
13 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (9.59%) Entity Framework
13 7 (9.59%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (9.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) User Experience
2 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.74%) iPhone
3 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Social Network
4 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) Android
3 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) MVC
3 22 (30.14%) TDD
4 16 (21.92%) Mentoring
5 15 (20.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (17.81%) Scrum
7 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.33%) Kanban
7 9 (12.33%) Server Building
8 8 (10.96%) iOS Development
8 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.59%) Web Development
9 7 (9.59%) OO
10 6 (8.22%) SOA
10 6 (8.22%) DevOps
10 6 (8.22%) SDLC
11 5 (6.85%) Android Development
11 5 (6.85%) Logistics
12 4 (5.48%) ETL
12 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
2 35 (47.95%) C#
3 25 (34.25%) Java
4 21 (28.77%) SQL
5 11 (15.07%) PHP
6 6 (8.22%) C
7 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.48%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.48%) Groovy
9 3 (4.11%) Python
10 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Puppet
1 9 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) Sony
3 3 (4.11%) Cisco
4 2 (2.74%) Zend
4 2 (2.74%) SAP
4 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.37%) Twitter
5 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.37%) EPiServer
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