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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 47 52 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 300 321 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.40% 5.42% 6.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 5.57% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 266 300 371
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,250 £57,500
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
5375 5760 5965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.72% 97.18% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4539 4852 4911
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 129 £45,000 - 15
Somerset +4 43 £45,000 +3.44% 8
Dorset +12 42 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Gloucestershire -6 37 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Devon -5 18 £41,500 +36.06% 9
Wiltshire -2 15 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cornwall -16 5 £40,000 +8.84% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 310 (55.46%) JavaScript
2 289 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
3 284 (50.81%) HTML
4 269 (48.12%) C#
4 269 (48.12%) .NET
5 236 (42.22%) CSS
6 212 (37.92%) SQL
7 208 (37.21%) Java
8 202 (36.14%) MVC
9 157 (28.09%) ASP.NET
10 133 (23.79%) SQL Server
11 129 (23.08%) Finance
11 129 (23.08%) TDD
12 125 (22.36%) OO
13 108 (19.32%) Scrum
14 107 (19.14%) AngularJS
15 106 (18.96%) Spring
16 104 (18.60%) Web Development
17 101 (18.07%) Git (software)
18 99 (17.71%) REST
19 94 (16.82%) jQuery
20 92 (16.46%) Software Engineering
21 91 (16.28%) HTML5
22 88 (15.74%) Web Services
23 86 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
24 76 (13.60%) XML
25 75 (13.42%) Telecoms
26 74 (13.24%) Microsoft
27 73 (13.06%) SOAP
28 70 (12.52%) Node.js

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 40 (7.16%) Tomcat
2 33 (5.90%) JBoss
3 31 (5.55%) Umbraco
4 20 (3.58%) CMS
4 20 (3.58%) IIS
5 19 (3.40%) Mule
5 19 (3.40%) Mule ESB
6 16 (2.86%) Apache
6 16 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (1.97%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.61%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.43%) Apache Pig
9 8 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.07%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.07%) SAS
10 6 (1.07%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.89%) Jetty
Applications
1 32 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.33%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 35 (6.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.54%) Magento
3 2 (0.36%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.58%) SaaS
4 19 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.36%) GitHub
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Trello
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.86%) Internet
2 10 (1.79%) HTTP
3 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) ASN.1
4 1 (0.18%) Extranet
4 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (23.79%) SQL Server
2 65 (11.63%) NoSQL
3 54 (9.66%) MySQL
4 43 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 32 (5.72%) Hadoop
6 31 (5.55%) Relational Database
7 23 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (3.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 19 (3.40%) Oracle Database
9 17 (3.04%) Big Data
9 17 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (3.04%) RDBMS
9 17 (3.04%) Redis
10 16 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.61%) Apache Hive
12 9 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.07%) Riak
Development Applications
1 101 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 51 (9.12%) JUnit
3 38 (6.80%) Visual Studio
4 36 (6.44%) JIRA
5 27 (4.83%) gulp
6 26 (4.65%) IntelliJ
7 24 (4.29%) Maven
8 22 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (3.76%) Jenkins
10 19 (3.40%) Grunt
10 19 (3.40%) Subversion
11 18 (3.22%) Selenium
11 18 (3.22%) TeamCity
12 14 (2.50%) Eclipse
13 13 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (2.15%) PHPUnit
15 11 (1.97%) Mockito
15 11 (1.97%) Vagrant
16 10 (1.79%) Cucumber
17 7 (1.25%) Moq
General
1 129 (23.08%) Finance
2 75 (13.42%) Telecoms
3 48 (8.59%) Marketing
4 36 (6.44%) Electronics
5 35 (6.26%) Manufacturing
6 34 (6.08%) Retail
7 22 (3.94%) Advertising
8 11 (1.97%) Games
9 10 (1.79%) Online Betting
10 8 (1.43%) Legal
11 4 (0.72%) Back Office
12 3 (0.54%) Banking
12 3 (0.54%) Local Government
13 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.36%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (50.81%) HTML
2 269 (48.12%) .NET
3 236 (42.22%) CSS
4 157 (28.09%) ASP.NET
5 107 (19.14%) AngularJS
6 106 (18.96%) Spring
7 99 (17.71%) REST
8 94 (16.82%) jQuery
9 91 (16.28%) HTML5
10 88 (15.74%) Web Services
11 86 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 76 (13.60%) XML
13 73 (13.06%) SOAP
14 70 (12.52%) Node.js
15 63 (11.27%) Hibernate
16 62 (11.09%) .NET Framework
17 50 (8.94%) JSON
18 49 (8.77%) React
19 40 (7.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 39 (6.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.41%) User Experience
2 43 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 39 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (5.90%) Digital Media
5 17 (3.04%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.79%) Online Games
8 8 (1.43%) iPad
9 6 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.89%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.72%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (0.72%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.54%) W3C
13 2 (0.36%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.36%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.36%) PKI
13 2 (0.36%) VLE
13 2 (0.36%) Wiki
14 1 (0.18%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 45 (8.05%) Linux
2 24 (4.29%) Windows
3 15 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.97%) Unix
5 10 (1.79%) Android
6 8 (1.43%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (36.14%) MVC
3 129 (23.08%) TDD
4 125 (22.36%) OO
5 108 (19.32%) Scrum
6 104 (18.60%) Web Development
7 92 (16.46%) Software Engineering
8 55 (9.84%) Mentoring
9 50 (8.94%) Unit Testing
10 46 (8.23%) BDD
10 46 (8.23%) E-Commerce
11 43 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (7.69%) Front End Development
12 42 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (7.51%) Kanban
12 42 (7.51%) SDLC
13 40 (7.16%) OOP
14 39 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
15 37 (6.62%) OOD
16 35 (6.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 310 (55.46%) JavaScript
2 269 (48.12%) C#
3 212 (37.92%) SQL
4 208 (37.21%) Java
5 54 (9.66%) PHP
6 48 (8.59%) Python
7 39 (6.98%) T-SQL
8 32 (5.72%) Ruby
9 30 (5.37%) C++
10 14 (2.50%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.33%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.33%) Scala
12 12 (2.15%) F#
12 12 (2.15%) Perl
13 11 (1.97%) ES6
14 10 (1.79%) C
15 9 (1.61%) R
15 9 (1.61%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (11.99%) Degree
2 25 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.43%) MCSD
6 4 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.18%) MOS
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.25%) Docker
2 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.43%) Puppet
2 5 (0.89%) Ansible
2 5 (0.89%) Kibana
2 5 (0.89%) logstash
2 5 (0.89%) Salt
3 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 74 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.05%) Oracle
3 35 (6.26%) SAP
4 28 (5.01%) Apple
5 19 (3.40%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.97%) Adobe
7 8 (1.43%) PayPal
7 8 (1.43%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.25%) Facebook
8 7 (1.25%) Google
8 7 (1.25%) Zend
9 6 (1.07%) Informatica
10 4 (0.72%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.72%) Infobright
10 4 (0.72%) Sencha
10 4 (0.72%) Twitter
10 4 (0.72%) VMware
11 1 (0.18%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.18%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.18%) MapR
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