The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 45 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.39% 6.51% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 6.83% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 5
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £56,000 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 366 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 96.86% 95.31% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 256 329 158
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 21 (91.30%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 15 (65.22%) MVC
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (47.83%) TDD
7 10 (43.48%) CSS
7 10 (43.48%) HTML
7 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (43.48%) OO
7 10 (43.48%) WCF
8 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (39.13%) Entity Framework
8 9 (39.13%) Linux
8 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
9 8 (34.78%) Web Services
9 8 (34.78%) Finance
10 7 (30.43%) BDD
11 6 (26.09%) JIRA
11 6 (26.09%) Open Source
11 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (26.09%) jQuery
11 6 (26.09%) Retail
11 6 (26.09%) SOAP
11 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
12 5 (21.74%) IIS
12 5 (21.74%) Windows

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (21.74%) IIS
1 5 (21.74%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) RavenDB
2 5 (21.74%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
1 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (21.74%) Moq
2 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
2 5 (21.74%) NCrunch
2 5 (21.74%) ReSharper
2 5 (21.74%) WATIR
2 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) NUnit
3 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (43.48%) WCF
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) HTML
5 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
5 9 (39.13%) Entity Framework
6 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) SOAP
7 6 (26.09%) jQuery
8 5 (21.74%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (21.74%) REST
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (21.74%) StructureMap
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (21.74%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (21.74%) Spring.NET
8 5 (21.74%) MSMQ
8 5 (21.74%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) TDD
3 10 (43.48%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) Refactoring
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) OOD
5 5 (21.74%) Pair Programming
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
6 3 (13.04%) Document Management
7 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) UML
7 2 (8.70%) Microservices
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
4 5 (21.74%) Ruby
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
5 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Endeca
2 5 (21.74%) RedPrairie
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago