The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 49 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 303 298 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.34% 5.06% 6.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 5.21% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 268 278 336
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5483 5716 5997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 96.98% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4843 5021
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol 0 130 £45,000 -3.22% 18
Somerset +14 44 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Dorset +9 43 £45,000 - 8
Gloucestershire -13 37 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Devon +3 16 £41,500 +13.69%
Wiltshire -9 15 £49,500 +10.00% 2
Cornwall -14 4 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 South West region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 300 (56.60%) JavaScript
2 289 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
3 272 (51.32%) HTML
4 259 (48.87%) .NET
5 253 (47.74%) C#
6 227 (42.83%) CSS
7 189 (35.66%) SQL
7 189 (35.66%) MVC
8 188 (35.47%) Java
9 153 (28.87%) ASP.NET
10 131 (24.72%) TDD
11 128 (24.15%) Finance
11 128 (24.15%) SQL Server
12 114 (21.51%) Web Development
13 108 (20.38%) Scrum
14 107 (20.19%) OO
15 104 (19.62%) AngularJS
16 100 (18.87%) REST
17 98 (18.49%) Git (software)
17 98 (18.49%) Spring
18 94 (17.74%) HTML5
19 86 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
20 84 (15.85%) Web Services
21 83 (15.66%) jQuery
22 79 (14.91%) Software Engineering
23 74 (13.96%) Node.js
24 71 (13.40%) SOAP
25 67 (12.64%) Telecoms
25 67 (12.64%) NoSQL
26 66 (12.45%) Microsoft

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 38 (7.17%) Tomcat
2 34 (6.42%) JBoss
2 34 (6.42%) Umbraco
3 24 (4.53%) CMS
4 22 (4.15%) IIS
5 17 (3.21%) Mule
5 17 (3.21%) Mule ESB
6 13 (2.45%) Apache
7 12 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (2.08%) Apache Spark
8 11 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (2.08%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.89%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.70%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.32%) Jetty
11 7 (1.32%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.32%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 22 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.64%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (5.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.57%) Magento
3 2 (0.38%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (3.02%) SaaS
5 2 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.19%) Trello
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.45%) Internet
2 4 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.19%) Extranet
3 1 (0.19%) Intranet
3 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 67 (12.64%) NoSQL
3 53 (10.00%) MySQL
4 41 (7.74%) MongoDB
5 37 (6.98%) Hadoop
6 29 (5.47%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.96%) Redis
8 20 (3.77%) Big Data
8 20 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (3.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 17 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (2.64%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.26%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.32%) Apache Hive
13 7 (1.32%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 98 (18.49%) Git (software)
2 44 (8.30%) JUnit
3 32 (6.04%) Visual Studio
4 29 (5.47%) JIRA
5 28 (5.28%) gulp
5 28 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (4.91%) IntelliJ
7 25 (4.72%) Maven
8 21 (3.96%) Subversion
9 20 (3.77%) Grunt
9 20 (3.77%) Selenium
10 19 (3.58%) Jenkins
10 19 (3.58%) TeamCity
11 15 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (2.83%) Eclipse
12 13 (2.45%) PHPUnit
12 13 (2.45%) Vagrant
13 10 (1.89%) Mockito
14 9 (1.70%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.32%) Moq
General
1 128 (24.15%) Finance
2 67 (12.64%) Telecoms
3 47 (8.87%) Marketing
4 34 (6.42%) Retail
5 31 (5.85%) Electronics
5 31 (5.85%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.77%) Advertising
7 13 (2.45%) Games
8 12 (2.26%) Online Betting
9 8 (1.51%) Legal
10 5 (0.94%) Banking
11 3 (0.57%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.38%) Local Government
12 2 (0.38%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (51.32%) HTML
2 259 (48.87%) .NET
3 227 (42.83%) CSS
4 153 (28.87%) ASP.NET
5 104 (19.62%) AngularJS
6 100 (18.87%) REST
7 98 (18.49%) Spring
8 94 (17.74%) HTML5
9 86 (16.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 84 (15.85%) Web Services
11 83 (15.66%) jQuery
12 74 (13.96%) Node.js
13 71 (13.40%) SOAP
14 65 (12.26%) XML
15 61 (11.51%) .NET Framework
16 60 (11.32%) Hibernate
17 52 (9.81%) React
18 44 (8.30%) JSON
19 40 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 35 (6.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.30%) User Experience
2 42 (7.92%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (7.17%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.91%) Digital Media
5 14 (2.64%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.26%) Online Games
7 9 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.32%) iPad
9 6 (1.13%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.94%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.57%) W3C
12 2 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (0.38%) Blog
12 2 (0.38%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.38%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.38%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.38%) PKI
13 1 (0.19%) Informatics
13 1 (0.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (7.92%) Linux
2 25 (4.72%) Windows
3 11 (2.08%) Unix
4 10 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.51%) Android
5 8 (1.51%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.38%) Debian
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (35.66%) MVC
3 131 (24.72%) TDD
4 114 (21.51%) Web Development
5 108 (20.38%) Scrum
6 107 (20.19%) OO
7 79 (14.91%) Software Engineering
8 60 (11.32%) Mentoring
9 46 (8.68%) SDLC
9 46 (8.68%) Unit Testing
10 45 (8.49%) BDD
10 45 (8.49%) Front End Development
11 43 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (7.92%) E-Commerce
13 41 (7.74%) Kanban
14 38 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (7.17%) Digital Marketing
15 36 (6.79%) Automated Testing
15 36 (6.79%) OOP
16 33 (6.23%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 300 (56.60%) JavaScript
2 253 (47.74%) C#
3 189 (35.66%) SQL
4 188 (35.47%) Java
5 53 (10.00%) PHP
6 43 (8.11%) Python
7 29 (5.47%) T-SQL
8 23 (4.34%) Ruby
9 22 (4.15%) C++
10 13 (2.45%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.26%) Perl
11 12 (2.26%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.89%) F#
12 10 (1.89%) Scala
13 9 (1.70%) ES6
13 9 (1.70%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.70%) TypeScript
14 8 (1.51%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.32%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 60 (11.32%) Degree
2 30 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.94%) MCSD
6 3 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) MOS
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (1.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (1.89%) Puppet
2 7 (1.32%) Ansible
2 7 (1.32%) Kibana
2 7 (1.32%) logstash
2 7 (1.32%) Salt
3 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 66 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.30%) Oracle
3 31 (5.85%) SAP
4 26 (4.91%) Sitecore
5 21 (3.96%) Apple
6 11 (2.08%) Adobe
7 10 (1.89%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.70%) Informatica
8 9 (1.70%) PayPal
9 8 (1.51%) EPiServer
9 8 (1.51%) Facebook
9 8 (1.51%) Google
10 7 (1.32%) Zend
11 5 (0.94%) Infobright
12 4 (0.75%) Twitter
13 3 (0.57%) Sencha
14 1 (0.19%) Cloudera
14 1 (0.19%) Hortonworks
14 1 (0.19%) MapR
14 1 (0.19%) Panasonic
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Maximise IT Solutions Ltd
Salary: Negotiable upon experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive, Bonus!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + great benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Relocation Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £49000.00 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £49000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
University Of Bristol
Salary: From £41,255 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Negotiable based on experience
Posted: 11 days ago