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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 38 25 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 27 66 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.90% 8.91% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 9.32% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 65 15
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
517 708 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.83% 95.55% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 450 624 553
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -6 13 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Wells +3 9 £55,000 +46.66%
Clevedon - 4 £41,250 - 2
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (46.51%) MySQL
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) Linux
3 16 (37.21%) JSON
3 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
4 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 14 (32.56%) OOP
5 13 (30.23%) XML
5 13 (30.23%) J2EE
6 12 (27.91%) .NET
6 12 (27.91%) HTML
6 12 (27.91%) PHP
6 12 (27.91%) Tomcat
6 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.91%) Scrum
7 11 (25.58%) TDD
7 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
7 11 (25.58%) OO
7 11 (25.58%) CSS
7 11 (25.58%) JSP
7 11 (25.58%) Servlets
7 11 (25.58%) OO PHP
8 10 (23.26%) C#
8 10 (23.26%) Spring
9 9 (20.93%) Subversion
9 9 (20.93%) Maven
9 9 (20.93%) JIRA
9 9 (20.93%) AspectJ
9 9 (20.93%) AOP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (27.91%) Tomcat
2 9 (20.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (11.63%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Node.js
5 1 (2.33%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.63%) SQLite
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) Eclipse
3 9 (20.93%) Subversion
3 9 (20.93%) Maven
3 9 (20.93%) JIRA
3 9 (20.93%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) JUnit
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) JSON
2 13 (30.23%) XML
2 13 (30.23%) J2EE
3 12 (27.91%) .NET
3 12 (27.91%) HTML
4 11 (25.58%) CSS
4 11 (25.58%) JSP
4 11 (25.58%) Servlets
5 10 (23.26%) Spring
6 9 (20.93%) JDBC
6 9 (20.93%) LAMP
7 6 (13.95%) Ajax
8 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.63%) REST
9 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
9 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.30%) HTML5
10 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Solaris
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) OOP
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Scrum
3 11 (25.58%) TDD
3 11 (25.58%) OO
3 11 (25.58%) OO PHP
4 9 (20.93%) AOP
4 9 (20.93%) RUP
4 9 (20.93%) UML
4 9 (20.93%) OOD
5 7 (16.28%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.63%) BDD
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) Web Development
8 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.65%) RAD
8 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) Java
3 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) PHP
5 10 (23.26%) C#
6 9 (20.93%) AspectJ
7 8 (18.60%) PHP5
8 7 (16.28%) Objective-C
9 5 (11.63%) Perl
10 3 (6.98%) C++
10 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
11 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) IBM
2 5 (11.63%) Google
2 5 (11.63%) Zend
2 5 (11.63%) Facebook
2 5 (11.63%) Twitter
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
Bath, Somerset
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Clevedon, Somerset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29400 - £37488 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago