The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 46 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.25% 6.34% 4.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 6.45% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 24
Median salary £39,750 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.60% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
553 589 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.88% 98.33% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 460 523 459
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,030 £23,500 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 16 £42,500 - 2
Taunton +5 2 £39,500 -3.65% 2
Senior Developer
South West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (46.48%) .NET
3 32 (45.07%) C#
4 31 (43.66%) ASP.NET
5 29 (40.85%) MVC
6 28 (39.44%) SQL
7 27 (38.03%) HTML
7 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (36.62%) Finance
9 24 (33.80%) Java
9 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
10 22 (30.99%) Scrum
11 21 (29.58%) MySQL
12 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
12 20 (28.17%) Git (software)
12 20 (28.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
13 18 (25.35%) Linux
14 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
15 16 (22.54%) REST
15 16 (22.54%) Automated Testing
16 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
16 15 (21.13%) WPF
16 15 (21.13%) Unit Testing
16 15 (21.13%) PHP
16 15 (21.13%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (21.13%) Internet
16 15 (21.13%) Entity Framework
17 14 (19.72%) HTML5
17 14 (19.72%) NoSQL

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.27%) JBoss
2 5 (7.04%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) MySQL
2 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.13%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
5 8 (11.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (11.27%) Redis
6 7 (9.86%) MongoDB
7 6 (8.45%) Hadoop
8 5 (7.04%) Big Data
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.41%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.41%) GIS
10 1 (1.41%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Git (software)
1 20 (28.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.90%) JUnit
3 9 (12.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (12.68%) Eclipse
3 9 (12.68%) IntelliJ
3 9 (12.68%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.68%) Maven
3 9 (12.68%) Mockito
3 9 (12.68%) Subversion
3 9 (12.68%) Vagrant
4 8 (11.27%) EasyMock
4 8 (11.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (9.86%) Selenium
5 7 (9.86%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (36.62%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (46.48%) .NET
2 31 (43.66%) ASP.NET
3 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (38.03%) HTML
4 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
5 16 (22.54%) REST
6 15 (21.13%) Entity Framework
6 15 (21.13%) WPF
7 14 (19.72%) HTML5
7 14 (19.72%) Spring
8 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
8 13 (18.31%) CSS
9 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
10 10 (14.08%) Web Services
11 8 (11.27%) JSON
11 8 (11.27%) Spring Integration
12 7 (9.86%) Django
12 7 (9.86%) SOAP
13 4 (5.63%) jQuery
13 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.41%) Blog
3 1 (1.41%) Telematics
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Windows
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.85%) MVC
3 22 (30.99%) Scrum
4 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
5 16 (22.54%) Automated Testing
6 15 (21.13%) Unit Testing
7 13 (18.31%) OO
8 11 (15.49%) SDLC
8 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
9 10 (14.08%) Refactoring
10 9 (12.68%) OOD
10 9 (12.68%) UML
10 9 (12.68%) User Stories
11 8 (11.27%) Build Automation
11 8 (11.27%) High Availability
11 8 (11.27%) Kanban
11 8 (11.27%) SOA
12 7 (9.86%) Analytics
12 7 (9.86%) Risk Analytics
13 5 (7.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) C#
2 28 (39.44%) SQL
3 24 (33.80%) Java
3 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.13%) PHP
5 9 (12.68%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) C++
7 2 (2.82%) C
7 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) Dart
8 1 (1.41%) Groovy
8 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.82%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
1 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.41%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Xamarin
2 8 (11.27%) Infobright
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Google
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