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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 51 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 269 318 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.95% 5.45% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 5.61% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 237 293 382
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
5281 5665 5992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.22% 97.00% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4464 4823 4965
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 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 30 July 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 July 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 +1 117 £45,000 - 20
Somerset -6 41 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Dorset +18 38 £45,000 +9.75% 9
Gloucestershire -9 34 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Wiltshire +11 17 £43,750 +15.13% 4
Devon -12 12 £45,000 +10.42% 2
Cornwall -12 4 £32,500 +3.17%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 295 (53.15%) JavaScript
2 277 (49.91%) Agile Software Development
3 272 (49.01%) HTML
4 255 (45.95%) C#
5 252 (45.41%) .NET
6 232 (41.80%) CSS
7 219 (39.46%) Java
8 214 (38.56%) SQL
9 195 (35.14%) MVC
10 155 (27.93%) ASP.NET
11 129 (23.24%) OO
12 128 (23.06%) SQL Server
13 125 (22.52%) TDD
14 116 (20.90%) Finance
15 105 (18.92%) Software Engineering
16 102 (18.38%) Spring
17 101 (18.20%) Scrum
18 97 (17.48%) jQuery
18 97 (17.48%) AngularJS
19 95 (17.12%) Git (software)
20 92 (16.58%) Web Development
20 92 (16.58%) Web Services
21 91 (16.40%) REST
22 82 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
23 80 (14.41%) HTML5
24 79 (14.23%) XML
24 79 (14.23%) Microsoft
25 77 (13.87%) Telecoms
26 70 (12.61%) SOAP
27 68 (12.25%) Degree

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 (6.85%) Tomcat
2 29 (5.23%) JBoss
3 28 (5.05%) Umbraco
4 22 (3.96%) Mule
4 22 (3.96%) Mule ESB
5 21 (3.78%) CMS
5 21 (3.78%) IIS
6 17 (3.06%) Apache
7 15 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (1.80%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.62%) Apache Spark
9 9 (1.62%) WordPress
10 8 (1.44%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.26%) SAS
11 7 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (1.08%) Apache Pig
12 6 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.90%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 33 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.52%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 36 (6.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.36%) Magento
2 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.18%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (4.14%) SaaS
4 18 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.72%) IaaS
6 2 (0.36%) GitHub
6 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.18%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.24%) Internet
2 10 (1.80%) HTTP
3 7 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) 2G
4 1 (0.18%) 3G
4 1 (0.18%) AMQP
4 1 (0.18%) ASN.1
4 1 (0.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (23.06%) SQL Server
2 64 (11.53%) NoSQL
3 54 (9.73%) MySQL
4 41 (7.39%) MongoDB
5 31 (5.59%) Relational Database
6 24 (4.32%) Hadoop
7 22 (3.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 22 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (3.60%) Oracle Database
8 20 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (3.24%) Big Data
10 17 (3.06%) RDBMS
10 17 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (2.70%) Redis
12 13 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.26%) Apache Hive
15 7 (1.26%) Riak
Development Applications
1 95 (17.12%) Git (software)
2 55 (9.91%) JUnit
3 39 (7.03%) JIRA
4 36 (6.49%) Visual Studio
5 24 (4.32%) gulp
5 24 (4.32%) Maven
6 23 (4.14%) Jenkins
6 23 (4.14%) Subversion
7 22 (3.96%) IntelliJ
8 19 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (3.24%) Grunt
10 13 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (2.34%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.34%) Selenium
10 13 (2.34%) TeamCity
11 12 (2.16%) Eclipse
12 11 (1.98%) Mockito
12 11 (1.98%) PHPUnit
13 9 (1.62%) Xcode
14 8 (1.44%) Hudson
General
1 116 (20.90%) Finance
2 77 (13.87%) Telecoms
3 48 (8.65%) Marketing
4 37 (6.67%) Electronics
5 36 (6.49%) Manufacturing
6 29 (5.23%) Retail
7 22 (3.96%) Advertising
8 7 (1.26%) Games
9 6 (1.08%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.72%) Back Office
10 4 (0.72%) Legal
11 3 (0.54%) Local Government
12 2 (0.36%) Banking
12 2 (0.36%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (49.01%) HTML
2 252 (45.41%) .NET
3 232 (41.80%) CSS
4 155 (27.93%) ASP.NET
5 102 (18.38%) Spring
6 97 (17.48%) AngularJS
6 97 (17.48%) jQuery
7 92 (16.58%) Web Services
8 91 (16.40%) REST
9 82 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (14.41%) HTML5
11 79 (14.23%) XML
12 70 (12.61%) SOAP
13 63 (11.35%) Hibernate
14 59 (10.63%) .NET Framework
15 58 (10.45%) Node.js
16 51 (9.19%) JSON
17 44 (7.93%) React
18 42 (7.57%) J2EE
19 40 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.19%) User Experience
2 43 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 37 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 35 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.62%) iPad
8 6 (1.08%) Online Games
9 4 (0.72%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.54%) W3C
11 2 (0.36%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.36%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.36%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.36%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.36%) PKI
11 2 (0.36%) PMI
11 2 (0.36%) Social Media
11 2 (0.36%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.83%) Linux
2 30 (5.41%) Windows
3 22 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.52%) Android
5 13 (2.34%) Unix
6 12 (2.16%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.36%) Debian
9 1 (0.18%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (49.91%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (35.14%) MVC
3 129 (23.24%) OO
4 125 (22.52%) TDD
5 105 (18.92%) Software Engineering
6 101 (18.20%) Scrum
7 92 (16.58%) Web Development
8 54 (9.73%) Unit Testing
9 50 (9.01%) E-Commerce
9 50 (9.01%) Mentoring
10 45 (8.11%) BDD
11 43 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (7.75%) Kanban
12 42 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (7.21%) Digital Marketing
14 39 (7.03%) Front End Development
15 36 (6.49%) OOP
15 36 (6.49%) Programme Management
16 35 (6.31%) OOD
17 33 (5.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 295 (53.15%) JavaScript
2 255 (45.95%) C#
3 219 (39.46%) Java
4 214 (38.56%) SQL
5 51 (9.19%) PHP
6 47 (8.47%) Python
7 41 (7.39%) T-SQL
8 39 (7.03%) C++
9 35 (6.31%) Ruby
10 18 (3.24%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.34%) Scala
11 13 (2.34%) VB.NET
12 12 (2.16%) C
12 12 (2.16%) F#
12 12 (2.16%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.98%) Clojure
13 11 (1.98%) Perl
13 11 (1.98%) R
14 10 (1.80%) ES6
15 9 (1.62%) Go
Qualifications
1 68 (12.25%) Degree
2 19 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.26%) MCSD
6 3 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.18%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.80%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.90%) Docker
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.26%) Puppet
2 5 (0.90%) logstash
3 4 (0.72%) Ansible
3 4 (0.72%) Kibana
3 4 (0.72%) Salt
4 1 (0.18%) Grafana
4 1 (0.18%) Graphite
4 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.18%) Nagios
4 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.18%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 79 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.65%) Oracle
3 36 (6.49%) SAP
4 34 (6.13%) Apple
5 14 (2.52%) Sitecore
6 12 (2.16%) Adobe
7 10 (1.80%) VMware
8 8 (1.44%) Google
9 6 (1.08%) Informatica
9 6 (1.08%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.08%) Zend
10 5 (0.90%) Facebook
10 5 (0.90%) PayPal
11 4 (0.72%) IBM
11 4 (0.72%) Sencha
11 4 (0.72%) Twitter
12 3 (0.54%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.36%) Infobright
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