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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 43 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 57 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.29% 8.28% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 8.66% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 22
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
522 658 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.21% 95.64% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 448 564 577
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 4 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 4 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 -9 14 £41,250 -2.94% 2
Wells +3 6 £55,000 +46.66%
Taunton -2 1 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Clevedon - 1 £35,000 - 1
Frome - 1 £38,500 -
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 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 17 (41.46%) MySQL
2 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) HTML
3 14 (34.15%) Java
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (31.71%) .NET
4 13 (31.71%) Linux
5 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
6 11 (26.83%) C#
6 11 (26.83%) CSS
6 11 (26.83%) XML
6 11 (26.83%) TDD
6 11 (26.83%) JSON
7 10 (24.39%) PHP
7 10 (24.39%) J2EE
7 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.95%) OOP
8 9 (21.95%) OO
8 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
8 9 (21.95%) Degree
8 9 (21.95%) OO PHP
9 8 (19.51%) MVC
9 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
9 8 (19.51%) LAMP
9 8 (19.51%) Scrum
9 8 (19.51%) Spring
10 7 (17.07%) JSP
10 7 (17.07%) Servlets
10 7 (17.07%) OOD

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.63%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) SQLite
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
3 6 (14.63%) Ant
3 6 (14.63%) Subversion
3 6 (14.63%) Maven
3 6 (14.63%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
1 3 (7.32%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) HTML
2 13 (31.71%) .NET
3 11 (26.83%) CSS
3 11 (26.83%) XML
3 11 (26.83%) JSON
4 10 (24.39%) J2EE
5 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
5 8 (19.51%) LAMP
5 8 (19.51%) Spring
6 7 (17.07%) JSP
6 7 (17.07%) Servlets
7 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
7 6 (14.63%) JDBC
7 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.76%) HTML5
9 4 (9.76%) Web Services
9 4 (9.76%) Ajax
10 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.88%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.44%) GIS
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Android
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) TDD
3 9 (21.95%) OOP
3 9 (21.95%) OO
3 9 (21.95%) OO PHP
4 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 8 (19.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.07%) OOD
6 6 (14.63%) BDD
6 6 (14.63%) UML
6 6 (14.63%) RUP
6 6 (14.63%) AOP
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.32%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.88%) Kanban
10 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) C#
4 10 (24.39%) PHP
5 6 (14.63%) Objective-C
5 6 (14.63%) PHP5
5 6 (14.63%) AspectJ
6 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.32%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) C++
8 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.88%) Python
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.44%) Dart
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) IBM
1 6 (14.63%) Zend
2 3 (7.32%) Google
2 3 (7.32%) Facebook
2 3 (7.32%) Twitter
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Apple
Bath, Somerset
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago