The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 32 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.48% 2.31% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 2.41% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 13 30
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
765 540 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.27% 96.09% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 689 458 505
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bath +7 35 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Taunton +1 12 £35,000 +18.64%
Street -10 4 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 55 (50.46%) .NET
2 48 (44.04%) Java
3 46 (42.20%) C#
4 45 (41.28%) ASP.NET
5 42 (38.53%) SQL
6 39 (35.78%) HTML
7 37 (33.94%) jQuery
8 34 (31.19%) TDD
9 31 (28.44%) Git (software)
10 29 (26.61%) CSS
11 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
11 27 (24.77%) Web Application Development
12 26 (23.85%) MySQL
13 25 (22.94%) Linux
14 24 (22.02%) AngularJS
15 22 (20.18%) Leaflet
15 22 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (20.18%) Python
15 22 (20.18%) Django
16 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (18.35%) TypeScript
16 20 (18.35%) Flask
17 18 (16.51%) Degree
17 18 (16.51%) SQL Server
18 17 (15.60%) Web Services
19 15 (13.76%) SOA
19 15 (13.76%) Finance
20 14 (12.84%) Telecoms
20 14 (12.84%) MVC
21 13 (11.93%) XML

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (8.26%) Gunicorn
1 9 (8.26%) nginx
2 8 (7.34%) IIS
3 4 (3.67%) Apache
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) Drupal
4 2 (1.83%) Node.js
5 1 (0.92%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
5 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.92%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) VoIP
2 4 (3.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.85%) MySQL
2 22 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (16.51%) SQL Server
4 10 (9.17%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.75%) Big Data
5 3 (2.75%) Redis
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (28.44%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.26%) JUnit
3 8 (7.34%) Subversion
4 5 (4.59%) Maven
4 5 (4.59%) Ant
5 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.75%) Trac
6 3 (2.75%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.75%) PEAR
6 3 (2.75%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.17%) Banking
4 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (50.46%) .NET
2 45 (41.28%) ASP.NET
3 39 (35.78%) HTML
4 37 (33.94%) jQuery
5 29 (26.61%) CSS
6 24 (22.02%) AngularJS
7 22 (20.18%) Leaflet
7 22 (20.18%) Django
8 20 (18.35%) Flask
9 17 (15.60%) Web Services
10 13 (11.93%) XML
11 10 (9.17%) WPF
11 10 (9.17%) HTML5
12 9 (8.26%) LESS
12 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (7.34%) J2EE
13 8 (7.34%) Ajax
13 8 (7.34%) Sass
14 7 (6.42%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Digital Media
2 10 (9.17%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.42%) GIS
4 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) Open Source
5 1 (0.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.94%) Linux
2 10 (9.17%) Windows
2 10 (9.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.19%) TDD
2 27 (24.77%) Web Application Development
3 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.76%) SOA
5 14 (12.84%) MVC
6 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.09%) Web Development
6 11 (10.09%) Scrum
7 10 (9.17%) TOGAF
7 10 (9.17%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (9.17%) Wealth Management
7 10 (9.17%) ITIL
7 10 (9.17%) UML
8 9 (8.26%) OO
9 7 (6.42%) OOD
10 4 (3.67%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (3.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.67%) OO PHP
11 3 (2.75%) iOS Development
11 3 (2.75%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.04%) Java
2 46 (42.20%) C#
3 42 (38.53%) SQL
4 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
5 22 (20.18%) Python
6 20 (18.35%) TypeScript
7 8 (7.34%) PHP
8 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.75%) PHP5
10 3 (2.75%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.83%) C++
12 1 (0.92%) C
12 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (16.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (3.67%) Zend
2 1 (0.92%) Twitter
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle
2 1 (0.92%) JBoss
2 1 (0.92%) SAP
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