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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 30 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 28 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.35% 6.04% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.73% 6.38% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
362 392 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.01% 94.69% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 305 300 367
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,250 £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 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 28 August 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (95.12%) jQuery
1 39 (95.12%) JavaScript
2 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (82.93%) MVC
3 34 (82.93%) C#
4 33 (80.49%) .NET
4 33 (80.49%) ASP.NET
5 26 (63.41%) SQL
6 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (51.22%) XML
8 19 (46.34%) Scrum
9 18 (43.90%) CSS
9 18 (43.90%) HTML
10 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
10 17 (41.46%) NUnit
11 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
11 16 (39.02%) Dependency Injection
11 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 16 (39.02%) Dapper ORM
12 15 (36.59%) Windows
12 15 (36.59%) JIRA
13 14 (34.15%) TDD
13 14 (34.15%) Endeca
13 14 (34.15%) Retail
13 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
13 14 (34.15%) Confluence
13 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (34.15%) TeamCity
14 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (34.15%) Confluence
2 5 (12.20%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) NUnit
2 15 (36.59%) JIRA
3 14 (34.15%) TeamCity
4 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
5 5 (12.20%) Subversion
5 5 (12.20%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Moq
7 1 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 14 (34.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) jQuery
2 33 (80.49%) .NET
2 33 (80.49%) ASP.NET
3 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (51.22%) XML
5 18 (43.90%) HTML
5 18 (43.90%) CSS
6 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 16 (39.02%) Dapper ORM
7 5 (12.20%) REST
7 5 (12.20%) JSON
7 5 (12.20%) CakePHP
7 5 (12.20%) SOAP
8 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.32%) Entity Framework
9 3 (7.32%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.44%) Ajax
10 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.44%) User Experience
1 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) CentOS
2 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (82.93%) MVC
3 19 (46.34%) Scrum
4 16 (39.02%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (34.15%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (34.15%) TDD
6 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.20%) OO PHP
6 5 (12.20%) SDLC
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) OO
7 2 (4.88%) OOD
8 1 (2.44%) ETL
8 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.44%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) JavaScript
2 34 (82.93%) C#
3 26 (63.41%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) CCNP
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Endeca
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos
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