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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 58 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 244 314 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.73% 5.49% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.87% 5.66% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 220 284 317
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
5011 5544 6344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.07% 97.01% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4216 4686 5281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -1 104 £47,500 -5.00% 14
Gloucestershire +6 46 £50,000 +9.89% 11
Somerset -3 35 £44,500 +1.71% 2
Dorset +7 24 £45,000 -4.00% 6
Wiltshire +12 14 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Devon -1 13 £52,500 +36.36%
Cornwall -11 1 £22,500 -41.55%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 321 (59.01%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (47.61%) JavaScript
3 257 (47.24%) .NET
4 253 (46.51%) C#
5 234 (43.01%) HTML
6 209 (38.42%) Java
7 203 (37.32%) MVC
8 185 (34.01%) CSS
9 172 (31.62%) SQL
10 149 (27.39%) ASP.NET
11 132 (24.26%) TDD
12 130 (23.90%) SQL Server
13 125 (22.98%) Scrum
14 120 (22.06%) Spring
14 120 (22.06%) Finance
15 111 (20.40%) Git (software)
16 107 (19.67%) REST
17 106 (19.49%) Web Development
18 103 (18.93%) AngularJS
19 102 (18.75%) OO
20 94 (17.28%) Web Services
21 91 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC
22 89 (16.36%) HTML5
23 82 (15.07%) NoSQL
23 82 (15.07%) SOAP
24 72 (13.24%) Mentoring
25 71 (13.05%) Hibernate
25 71 (13.05%) jQuery
26 70 (12.87%) .NET Framework
27 69 (12.68%) Software Engineering

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 57 (10.48%) Tomcat
2 56 (10.29%) JBoss
3 30 (5.51%) Umbraco
4 26 (4.78%) CMS
5 23 (4.23%) Mule
5 23 (4.23%) Mule ESB
6 20 (3.68%) Apache Spark
6 20 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (3.31%) WebLogic
7 18 (3.31%) WebSphere
8 17 (3.13%) Apache
8 17 (3.13%) IIS
9 16 (2.94%) Apache Solr
10 15 (2.76%) Jetty
10 15 (2.76%) OpenStack
11 9 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (1.47%) SharePoint
12 8 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (5.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.41%) SaaS
4 23 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.74%) IaaS
5 4 (0.74%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.18%) Mailgun
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.41%) Internet
2 5 (0.92%) SSL
3 1 (0.18%) Broadband
3 1 (0.18%) Extranet
3 1 (0.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.18%) Intranet
3 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (23.90%) SQL Server
2 82 (15.07%) NoSQL
3 67 (12.32%) MySQL
4 61 (11.21%) MongoDB
5 55 (10.11%) Hadoop
6 38 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (5.88%) Redis
8 29 (5.33%) Big Data
9 28 (5.15%) Relational Database
10 25 (4.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 25 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (2.76%) Couchbase
11 15 (2.76%) Riak
12 14 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (2.39%) Oracle Database
13 13 (2.39%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (1.29%) Apache Hive
15 7 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 111 (20.40%) Git (software)
2 47 (8.64%) JUnit
3 37 (6.80%) IntelliJ
4 35 (6.43%) JIRA
5 34 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 33 (6.07%) Maven
6 33 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (5.33%) Subversion
8 27 (4.96%) Eclipse
9 23 (4.23%) Visual Studio
10 21 (3.86%) Selenium
10 21 (3.86%) TeamCity
11 20 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 18 (3.31%) gulp
13 17 (3.13%) Vagrant
14 13 (2.39%) Grunt
14 13 (2.39%) Mockito
15 11 (2.02%) SpecFlow
16 10 (1.84%) MSTest
17 9 (1.65%) EasyMock
General
1 120 (22.06%) Finance
2 61 (11.21%) Telecoms
3 50 (9.19%) Retail
4 47 (8.64%) Marketing
5 36 (6.62%) Electronics
6 30 (5.51%) Manufacturing
7 21 (3.86%) Advertising
8 14 (2.57%) Games
9 12 (2.21%) Banking
9 12 (2.21%) Online Betting
10 7 (1.29%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.29%) Legal
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (47.24%) .NET
2 234 (43.01%) HTML
3 185 (34.01%) CSS
4 149 (27.39%) ASP.NET
5 120 (22.06%) Spring
6 107 (19.67%) REST
7 103 (18.93%) AngularJS
8 94 (17.28%) Web Services
9 91 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 89 (16.36%) HTML5
11 82 (15.07%) SOAP
12 71 (13.05%) Hibernate
12 71 (13.05%) jQuery
13 70 (12.87%) .NET Framework
14 68 (12.50%) XML
15 57 (10.48%) Node.js
16 50 (9.19%) JSON
17 41 (7.54%) React
18 39 (7.17%) Entity Framework
18 39 (7.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 24 (4.41%) User Experience
3 18 (3.31%) Digital Media
4 16 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.21%) Online Games
7 9 (1.65%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (1.29%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.10%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.10%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.92%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.55%) W3C
12 2 (0.37%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.37%) Blog
12 2 (0.37%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.37%) PKI
12 2 (0.37%) Social Media
13 1 (0.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.85%) Linux
2 26 (4.78%) Windows
3 17 (3.13%) Unix
4 14 (2.57%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.39%) Android
6 10 (1.84%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (59.01%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (37.32%) MVC
3 132 (24.26%) TDD
4 125 (22.98%) Scrum
5 106 (19.49%) Web Development
6 102 (18.75%) OO
7 72 (13.24%) Mentoring
8 69 (12.68%) Software Engineering
9 62 (11.40%) Kanban
10 60 (11.03%) Unit Testing
11 53 (9.74%) BDD
12 51 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (8.82%) Automated Testing
14 46 (8.46%) SDLC
15 44 (8.09%) E-Commerce
16 38 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
17 37 (6.80%) Digital Marketing
18 33 (6.07%) UML
19 32 (5.88%) Integration Testing
19 32 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 259 (47.61%) JavaScript
2 253 (46.51%) C#
3 209 (38.42%) Java
4 172 (31.62%) SQL
5 63 (11.58%) PHP
6 50 (9.19%) Python
7 23 (4.23%) T-SQL
8 19 (3.49%) C++
8 19 (3.49%) Shell Script
9 18 (3.31%) Go
9 18 (3.31%) Perl
10 15 (2.76%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.57%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.21%) Ruby
13 11 (2.02%) C
14 10 (1.84%) TypeScript
15 9 (1.65%) Scala
15 9 (1.65%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.10%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.92%) F#
Qualifications
1 46 (8.46%) Degree
1 46 (8.46%) Security Cleared
2 34 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.37%) PhD
7 1 (0.18%) MCSD
7 1 (0.18%) MOS
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.29%) QA
2 6 (1.10%) ISO 14001
2 6 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.10%) Docker
1 6 (1.10%) Firmware
2 5 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (3.49%) Ansible
2 15 (2.76%) Kibana
2 15 (2.76%) logstash
2 15 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (2.76%) Puppet
2 15 (2.76%) Salt
3 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 59 (10.85%) Oracle
2 45 (8.27%) Microsoft
3 30 (5.51%) SAP
4 23 (4.23%) Apple
4 23 (4.23%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.94%) Xamarin
6 12 (2.21%) Informatica
7 11 (2.02%) Zend
8 9 (1.65%) Infobright
9 7 (1.29%) EPiServer
10 6 (1.10%) Adobe
10 6 (1.10%) Google
11 5 (0.92%) PayPal
11 5 (0.92%) Twitter
12 4 (0.74%) Facebook
12 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.74%) Serena
13 3 (0.55%) IBM
13 3 (0.55%) Panasonic
14 2 (0.37%) Ektron
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