The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 89 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.74% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Senior Software 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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
897 870 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.22% 96.45% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 755 707 738
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Gloucestershire region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cheltenham - 4 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £42,500 -
Cirencester - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Software Developer
South West

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) XPath
3 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) XQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (57.14%) SMPP

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SMPP
1 4 (57.14%) SMTP
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WSDL
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) XPath
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) XQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle