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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 55 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 251 282 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.79% 4.83% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 4.98% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 234 245 298
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
5096 5667 5930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.29% 97.09% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4758 4931
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +9 116 £45,000 - 12
Somerset +9 44 £42,500 - 4
Gloucestershire -14 37 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Wiltshire +4 24 £46,250 +8.82% 5
Dorset -2 20 £45,000 - 6
Devon -7 7 £52,500 +34.61% 1
Cornwall -9 3 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 270 (49.63%) JavaScript
2 259 (47.61%) C#
3 254 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
4 244 (44.85%) HTML
5 236 (43.38%) .NET
6 229 (42.10%) MVC
7 219 (40.26%) CSS
8 203 (37.32%) Java
9 193 (35.48%) SQL
10 172 (31.62%) ASP.NET
11 143 (26.29%) SQL Server
12 130 (23.90%) OO
13 121 (22.24%) Software Engineering
14 118 (21.69%) TDD
15 110 (20.22%) jQuery
16 104 (19.12%) Finance
17 98 (18.01%) XML
18 96 (17.65%) Spring
19 95 (17.46%) Scrum
19 95 (17.46%) Web Services
20 94 (17.28%) Microsoft
21 92 (16.91%) Git (software)
22 89 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
23 87 (15.99%) Telecoms
24 76 (13.97%) HTML5
24 76 (13.97%) REST
25 70 (12.87%) PHP
26 69 (12.68%) Degree
27 67 (12.32%) Web Development
28 66 (12.13%) Linux

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 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 35 (6.43%) Node.js
3 32 (5.88%) JBoss
4 29 (5.33%) Mule
5 28 (5.15%) Mule ESB
6 25 (4.60%) IIS
7 21 (3.86%) SharePoint
8 20 (3.68%) Umbraco
9 19 (3.49%) Apache
9 19 (3.49%) CMS
10 18 (3.31%) WordPress
11 9 (1.65%) SAS
11 9 (1.65%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (1.10%) Drupal
13 6 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.92%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.39%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 45 (8.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.37%) Changepoint
4 2 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.37%) Demantra
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (6.43%) SaaS
3 32 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.47%) IaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.37%) AWS OpsWorks
6 2 (0.37%) GitHub
6 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.13%) Internet
2 15 (2.76%) HTTP
3 10 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.37%) 2G
4 2 (0.37%) 3G
4 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) AMQP
5 1 (0.18%) ASN.1
5 1 (0.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) Intranet
5 1 (0.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (26.29%) SQL Server
2 62 (11.40%) NoSQL
3 51 (9.38%) MySQL
4 46 (8.46%) MongoDB
5 31 (5.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 27 (4.96%) Relational Database
7 25 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (2.76%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.39%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.21%) Redis
13 11 (2.02%) Big Data
14 10 (1.84%) Hadoop
14 10 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (1.47%) CouchDB
16 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
17 6 (1.10%) Riak
Development Applications
1 92 (16.91%) Git (software)
2 64 (11.76%) JUnit
3 43 (7.90%) JIRA
4 34 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 25 (4.60%) IntelliJ
6 22 (4.04%) Jenkins
7 21 (3.86%) Maven
7 21 (3.86%) Subversion
8 15 (2.76%) Grunt
8 15 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (2.39%) Gradle
9 13 (2.39%) gulp
10 11 (2.02%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.84%) Artifactory
11 10 (1.84%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.84%) Hudson
11 10 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (1.65%) Mockito
12 9 (1.65%) PHPUnit
12 9 (1.65%) Xcode
General
1 104 (19.12%) Finance
2 87 (15.99%) Telecoms
3 55 (10.11%) Marketing
4 46 (8.46%) Electronics
5 45 (8.27%) Manufacturing
6 31 (5.70%) Retail
7 23 (4.23%) Advertising
8 6 (1.10%) Legal
9 4 (0.74%) Publishing
10 2 (0.37%) Back Office
10 2 (0.37%) Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Games
10 2 (0.37%) Local Government
10 2 (0.37%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (44.85%) HTML
2 236 (43.38%) .NET
3 219 (40.26%) CSS
4 172 (31.62%) ASP.NET
5 110 (20.22%) jQuery
6 98 (18.01%) XML
7 96 (17.65%) Spring
8 95 (17.46%) Web Services
9 89 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (13.97%) HTML5
10 76 (13.97%) REST
11 66 (12.13%) AngularJS
12 65 (11.95%) JSON
13 62 (11.40%) Hibernate
14 61 (11.21%) .NET Framework
15 57 (10.48%) SOAP
16 55 (10.11%) J2EE
17 47 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
18 44 (8.09%) CSS3
19 38 (6.99%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.27%) User Experience
2 39 (7.17%) Computer Science
3 37 (6.80%) Digital Media
4 25 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.02%) iPad
8 7 (1.29%) Driving Licence
9 5 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.74%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (0.74%) iPhone
10 4 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.37%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.37%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.37%) PMI
11 2 (0.37%) Social Media
11 2 (0.37%) VLE
12 1 (0.18%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.18%) Health Informatics
12 1 (0.18%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 66 (12.13%) Linux
2 36 (6.62%) Windows
3 28 (5.15%) Apple iOS
4 24 (4.41%) Android
5 23 (4.23%) Unix
6 12 (2.21%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.37%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (42.10%) MVC
3 130 (23.90%) OO
4 121 (22.24%) Software Engineering
5 118 (21.69%) TDD
6 95 (17.46%) Scrum
7 67 (12.32%) Web Development
8 64 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 60 (11.03%) E-Commerce
10 53 (9.74%) BDD
11 49 (9.01%) OOP
12 48 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
13 46 (8.46%) Unit Testing
14 45 (8.27%) Mentoring
14 45 (8.27%) Programme Management
15 39 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (7.17%) Kanban
16 36 (6.62%) Integration Testing
17 35 (6.43%) Front End Development
18 33 (6.07%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 270 (49.63%) JavaScript
2 259 (47.61%) C#
3 203 (37.32%) Java
4 193 (35.48%) SQL
5 70 (12.87%) PHP
6 54 (9.93%) Python
7 46 (8.46%) C++
8 44 (8.09%) Ruby
8 44 (8.09%) T-SQL
9 21 (3.86%) VB
10 19 (3.49%) C
11 18 (3.31%) Objective-C
12 17 (3.13%) VB.NET
13 15 (2.76%) Clojure
13 15 (2.76%) Erlang
14 14 (2.57%) VB6
15 13 (2.39%) R
16 12 (2.21%) Groovy
17 11 (2.02%) Go
18 10 (1.84%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 69 (12.68%) Degree
2 23 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.29%) MCSD
5 5 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.21%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) HL7
2 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.74%) Docker
3 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.74%) Puppet
2 3 (0.55%) logstash
3 2 (0.37%) Grafana
3 2 (0.37%) Graphite
3 2 (0.37%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.37%) Nagios
3 2 (0.37%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.37%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Kibana
4 1 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 94 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.46%) SAP
3 42 (7.72%) Apple
3 42 (7.72%) Oracle
4 19 (3.49%) VMware
5 9 (1.65%) Adobe
5 9 (1.65%) Zend
6 8 (1.47%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.10%) Google
7 6 (1.10%) IBM
8 5 (0.92%) Facebook
8 5 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.55%) Cognos
9 3 (0.55%) PayPal
9 3 (0.55%) Sencha
10 2 (0.37%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.37%) Incapsula
10 2 (0.37%) Twitter
11 1 (0.18%) WSO2
Exeter, Devon
Huntress Group - Technology Perms
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 52,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rockfield
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Truro, Cornwall
Cornwall Council
Salary: £33,857 per year (depending on experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bournemouth University
Salary: From £28,143 to £35,609 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago