The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 32 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 51 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.51% 6.39% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 6.70% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 50 13
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 £35,000 £35,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
568 761 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.26% 95.36% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 509 688 467
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2015.

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 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
Bath -3 19 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Clevedon - 8 £47,500 - 1
Wells - 8 £55,000 - 1
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (57.38%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) Git (software)
3 27 (44.26%) Java
4 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
5 25 (40.98%) CSS
5 25 (40.98%) OOP
6 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (37.70%) MySQL
6 23 (37.70%) HTML
6 23 (37.70%) .NET
7 22 (36.07%) C#
7 22 (36.07%) JSON
8 20 (32.79%) Spring
8 20 (32.79%) Scrum
8 20 (32.79%) XML
8 20 (32.79%) MVC
8 20 (32.79%) Linux
9 19 (31.15%) JSP
9 19 (31.15%) Subversion
10 17 (27.87%) TDD
10 17 (27.87%) J2EE
10 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
10 17 (27.87%) Eclipse
11 15 (24.59%) Tomcat
11 15 (24.59%) Servlets
12 13 (21.31%) JIRA
12 13 (21.31%) AspectJ
12 13 (21.31%) AOP
12 13 (21.31%) Maven
12 13 (21.31%) JDBC

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (24.59%) Tomcat
2 13 (21.31%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (9.84%) Apache
4 5 (8.20%) Node.js
5 2 (3.28%) ColdFusion
5 2 (3.28%) WordPress
5 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
1 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) MySQL
2 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.84%) SQLite
3 6 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) Big Data
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Git (software)
2 19 (31.15%) Subversion
3 17 (27.87%) Eclipse
4 13 (21.31%) Ant
4 13 (21.31%) Maven
4 13 (21.31%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) JUnit
5 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (1.64%) NUnit
6 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
6 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) Moq
6 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Advertising
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.98%) CSS
2 23 (37.70%) HTML
2 23 (37.70%) .NET
3 22 (36.07%) JSON
4 20 (32.79%) Spring
4 20 (32.79%) XML
5 19 (31.15%) JSP
6 17 (27.87%) J2EE
7 15 (24.59%) Servlets
8 13 (21.31%) JDBC
9 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
9 12 (19.67%) HTML5
10 9 (14.75%) jQuery
11 8 (13.11%) Ajax
11 8 (13.11%) LAMP
12 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
13 6 (9.84%) REST
14 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
15 4 (6.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.20%) User Experience
2 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) DTV
4 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) OOP
2 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (32.79%) MVC
3 20 (32.79%) Scrum
4 17 (27.87%) TDD
5 13 (21.31%) RUP
5 13 (21.31%) UML
5 13 (21.31%) OOD
5 13 (21.31%) AOP
6 10 (16.39%) OO
6 10 (16.39%) OO PHP
7 8 (13.11%) MVVM
7 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.84%) Mobile Development
9 5 (8.20%) Web Development
10 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.92%) BDD
12 2 (3.28%) Pair Programming
12 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.28%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) SQL
2 27 (44.26%) Java
3 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
4 22 (36.07%) C#
5 13 (21.31%) PHP
5 13 (21.31%) AspectJ
6 9 (14.75%) PHP5
7 6 (9.84%) Objective-C
7 6 (9.84%) Perl
8 4 (6.56%) C++
8 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) VB
10 1 (1.64%) VC++
10 1 (1.64%) Python
10 1 (1.64%) VB6
10 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) IBM
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) Google
3 6 (9.84%) Facebook
3 6 (9.84%) Twitter
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle
5 3 (4.92%) Zend
6 1 (1.64%) Trapeze
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) ESRI
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