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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / South West
Rank 58 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 249 285 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.00% 4.91% 5.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.18% 5.06% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 222 254 286
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,750 £52,200
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 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
4804 5636 5807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.47% 97.17% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3991 4705 4910
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 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
Bristol -1 120 £47,000 +4.44% 21
Gloucestershire +6 47 £52,500 -2.32% 7
Somerset -9 24 £39,500 - 5
Wiltshire +20 23 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Dorset +20 19 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Devon +8 16 £52,500 +21.38% 3
Cornwall -6 1 £22,500 -41.55% 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 South West region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 325 (64.87%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (49.70%) C#
3 220 (43.91%) .NET
4 214 (42.71%) JavaScript
5 206 (41.12%) Java
6 192 (38.32%) MVC
7 173 (34.53%) HTML
8 154 (30.74%) SQL Server
9 150 (29.94%) SQL
10 147 (29.34%) ASP.NET
11 140 (27.94%) TDD
12 138 (27.54%) Scrum
13 130 (25.95%) CSS
14 118 (23.55%) Git (software)
15 117 (23.35%) Spring
16 104 (20.76%) Finance
17 96 (19.16%) REST
18 95 (18.96%) NoSQL
19 92 (18.36%) MongoDB
19 92 (18.36%) AngularJS
20 90 (17.96%) Web Services
21 89 (17.76%) OO
21 89 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
21 89 (17.76%) Web Development
22 80 (15.97%) Software Engineering
23 77 (15.37%) MySQL
24 76 (15.17%) XML
25 72 (14.37%) Kanban
25 72 (14.37%) Mentoring
26 71 (14.17%) .NET Framework

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 70 (13.97%) Tomcat
2 63 (12.57%) JBoss
3 28 (5.59%) Mule
3 28 (5.59%) Mule ESB
4 26 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (4.59%) WebSphere
6 22 (4.39%) Apache Spark
7 21 (4.19%) Apache
8 20 (3.99%) IIS
8 20 (3.99%) WebLogic
9 19 (3.79%) Apache Solr
9 19 (3.79%) OpenStack
10 18 (3.59%) CMS
10 18 (3.59%) Jetty
11 14 (2.79%) Umbraco
12 13 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (1.60%) Drupal
14 8 (1.60%) EPiServer
Applications
1 28 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.60%) MS Office
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (6.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 70 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (7.19%) SaaS
4 28 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.80%) IaaS
5 4 (0.80%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) Force.com
6 1 (0.20%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.99%) Internet
2 7 (1.40%) SSL
3 3 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.20%) Broadband
4 1 (0.20%) Extranet
4 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (30.74%) SQL Server
2 95 (18.96%) NoSQL
3 92 (18.36%) MongoDB
4 77 (15.37%) MySQL
5 51 (10.18%) PostgreSQL
6 41 (8.18%) Hadoop
7 37 (7.39%) Relational Database
8 32 (6.39%) Redis
9 31 (6.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 28 (5.59%) Big Data
11 25 (4.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (3.79%) Riak
13 18 (3.59%) Couchbase
14 17 (3.39%) RDBMS
15 10 (2.00%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 7 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
18 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 118 (23.55%) Git (software)
2 57 (11.38%) JUnit
3 45 (8.98%) JIRA
4 41 (8.18%) IntelliJ
5 38 (7.58%) Maven
6 35 (6.99%) Jenkins
7 33 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (4.79%) Subversion
9 23 (4.59%) Eclipse
10 20 (3.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (3.99%) Visual Studio
11 16 (3.19%) Mockito
11 16 (3.19%) Selenium
12 15 (2.99%) NUnit
13 14 (2.79%) Ant
14 13 (2.59%) Cucumber
15 11 (2.20%) MSTest
15 11 (2.20%) Vagrant
16 8 (1.60%) NCover
17 7 (1.40%) TeamCity
General
1 104 (20.76%) Finance
2 51 (10.18%) Electronics
3 50 (9.98%) Marketing
4 47 (9.38%) Retail
5 43 (8.58%) Telecoms
6 35 (6.99%) Manufacturing
7 19 (3.79%) Advertising
8 18 (3.59%) Banking
9 12 (2.40%) Games
10 7 (1.40%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.40%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.60%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.40%) Legal
13 1 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (43.91%) .NET
2 173 (34.53%) HTML
3 147 (29.34%) ASP.NET
4 130 (25.95%) CSS
5 117 (23.35%) Spring
6 96 (19.16%) REST
7 92 (18.36%) AngularJS
8 90 (17.96%) Web Services
9 89 (17.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (15.17%) XML
11 71 (14.17%) .NET Framework
11 71 (14.17%) Hibernate
12 67 (13.37%) SOAP
13 66 (13.17%) HTML5
14 59 (11.78%) jQuery
15 55 (10.98%) JSON
16 48 (9.58%) ASP.NET Web API
17 46 (9.18%) WCF
18 45 (8.98%) Spring MVC
19 42 (8.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.39%) User Experience
2 20 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.39%) Internet of Things
3 17 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.79%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (1.80%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.40%) Streaming Video
6 7 (1.40%) Video on Demand
7 6 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
7 6 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.20%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.60%) HoloLens
8 3 (0.60%) HTC Vive
8 3 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.60%) Oculus Rift
8 3 (0.60%) Online Games
8 3 (0.60%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.77%) Linux
2 30 (5.99%) Windows
3 15 (2.99%) Unix
4 14 (2.79%) Android
4 14 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.40%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (64.87%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (38.32%) MVC
3 140 (27.94%) TDD
4 138 (27.54%) Scrum
5 89 (17.76%) OO
5 89 (17.76%) Web Development
6 80 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 72 (14.37%) Kanban
7 72 (14.37%) Mentoring
8 69 (13.77%) Unit Testing
9 67 (13.37%) BDD
10 60 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (8.58%) Digital Marketing
12 43 (8.58%) UML
13 42 (8.38%) SDLC
14 39 (7.78%) Automated Testing
14 39 (7.78%) Integration Testing
15 36 (7.19%) E-Commerce
16 35 (6.99%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 249 (49.70%) C#
2 214 (42.71%) JavaScript
3 206 (41.12%) Java
4 150 (29.94%) SQL
5 60 (11.98%) PHP
6 45 (8.98%) Python
7 32 (6.39%) T-SQL
8 26 (5.19%) C
9 23 (4.59%) C++
10 21 (4.19%) Go
11 19 (3.79%) Perl
12 18 (3.59%) Bash Shell
13 16 (3.19%) Ruby
13 16 (3.19%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.59%) Apex Code
15 10 (2.00%) PL/SQL
15 10 (2.00%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.20%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.20%) Scala
17 5 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (8.98%) Security Cleared
2 39 (7.78%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.59%) Degree
4 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.40%) PhD
6 4 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.39%) ISO 9001
2 16 (3.19%) ISO 14001
3 12 (2.40%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (3.19%) Firmware
2 8 (1.60%) Docker
3 7 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.80%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (4.59%) Ansible
2 19 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (3.79%) Puppet
3 18 (3.59%) Kibana
3 18 (3.59%) logstash
3 18 (3.59%) Salt
4 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 70 (13.97%) Oracle
2 59 (11.78%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.99%) SAP
4 29 (5.79%) Apple
5 17 (3.39%) Informatica
6 14 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.79%) Sitecore
7 13 (2.59%) Xamarin
8 10 (2.00%) Zend
9 6 (1.20%) Infobright
10 5 (1.00%) Google
11 4 (0.80%) Adobe
11 4 (0.80%) IBM
11 4 (0.80%) Serena
12 3 (0.60%) Panasonic
13 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
14 1 (0.20%) Hortonworks
14 1 (0.20%) Remedy
14 1 (0.20%) Telerik
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + training allowance and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum negotiable plus benefits in ad
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Ecodesk
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum negotiable plus benefits in ad
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Green Chameleon
Salary: From £31,500 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago