The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 44 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 354 307 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.37% 5.37% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.61% 5.61% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 327 276 238
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
6312 5469 5418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.74% 95.63% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5288 4729 4804
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +13 127 £45,000 - 19
Gloucestershire -15 66 £45,000 +8.43% 14
Somerset -2 50 £41,250 +17.85% 5
Dorset +11 38 £42,000 +12.00% 6
Wiltshire +8 32 £41,500 +3.75% 8
Devon -12 23 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Cornwall -2 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 397 (52.37%) JavaScript
2 375 (49.47%) .NET
3 358 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
4 348 (45.91%) C#
5 314 (41.42%) CSS
6 312 (41.16%) HTML
7 260 (34.30%) ASP.NET
8 250 (32.98%) MVC
9 239 (31.53%) SQL
10 236 (31.13%) SQL Server
11 226 (29.82%) Java
12 207 (27.31%) jQuery
13 153 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 137 (18.07%) TDD
15 132 (17.41%) XML
16 120 (15.83%) MySQL
17 119 (15.70%) Spring
17 119 (15.70%) Scrum
18 112 (14.78%) Web Services
18 112 (14.78%) OO
19 107 (14.12%) PHP
20 106 (13.98%) Microsoft
20 106 (13.98%) .NET Framework
21 91 (12.01%) AngularJS
22 90 (11.87%) Oracle
23 88 (11.61%) Git (software)
24 79 (10.42%) E-Commerce
25 77 (10.16%) Finance
26 76 (10.03%) HTML5
27 75 (9.89%) Linux

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (6.86%) CMS
2 30 (3.96%) WordPress
3 28 (3.69%) Tomcat
4 23 (3.03%) Drupal
5 20 (2.64%) Umbraco
5 20 (2.64%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.11%) Apache
7 15 (1.98%) Node.js
7 15 (1.98%) nginx
8 13 (1.72%) Gunicorn
9 11 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (1.45%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.32%) JBoss
10 10 (1.32%) ColdFusion
11 7 (0.92%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
11 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.79%) Apache ServiceMix
12 6 (0.79%) IIS
13 4 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.53%) MS Office
4 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.79%) Magento
3 3 (0.40%) SAP ECC
3 3 (0.40%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.40%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.26%) Summit
4 2 (0.26%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.98%) SaaS
3 9 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.06%) GitHub
5 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.85%) Internet
2 9 (1.19%) HTTP
3 5 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.40%) DNS
5 2 (0.26%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) Intranet
6 1 (0.13%) SMS
6 1 (0.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (31.13%) SQL Server
2 120 (15.83%) MySQL
3 39 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 28 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (3.17%) Big Data
7 16 (2.11%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.11%) NoSQL
8 14 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.85%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.58%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.58%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.45%) HBase
11 9 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.79%) Redis
15 5 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 5 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 88 (11.61%) Git (software)
2 61 (8.05%) Visual Studio
3 57 (7.52%) Subversion
4 50 (6.60%) JUnit
5 36 (4.75%) Maven
6 34 (4.49%) Eclipse
7 24 (3.17%) Ant
8 23 (3.03%) NUnit
9 18 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (2.24%) Jenkins
11 11 (1.45%) Hudson
12 10 (1.32%) Jasmine
13 9 (1.19%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.19%) NetBeans
14 8 (1.06%) Moq
14 8 (1.06%) Selenium
15 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 5 (0.66%) QUnit
16 5 (0.66%) Grunt
16 5 (0.66%) PEAR
General
1 77 (10.16%) Finance
2 34 (4.49%) Banking
3 30 (3.96%) Marketing
4 25 (3.30%) Retail
5 23 (3.03%) Advertising
6 21 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.58%) Games
8 11 (1.45%) Back Office
9 7 (0.92%) Electronics
10 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.26%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (49.47%) .NET
2 314 (41.42%) CSS
3 312 (41.16%) HTML
4 260 (34.30%) ASP.NET
5 207 (27.31%) jQuery
6 153 (20.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 132 (17.41%) XML
8 119 (15.70%) Spring
9 112 (14.78%) Web Services
10 106 (13.98%) .NET Framework
11 91 (12.01%) AngularJS
12 76 (10.03%) HTML5
13 73 (9.63%) Ajax
14 66 (8.71%) JSON
15 64 (8.44%) WCF
16 59 (7.78%) J2EE
17 53 (6.99%) CSS3
18 52 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
19 51 (6.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 50 (6.60%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.62%) User Experience
3 31 (4.09%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.30%) N-Tier
5 21 (2.77%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.24%) Open Source
8 15 (1.98%) iPhone
8 15 (1.98%) GIS
9 11 (1.45%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.45%) Visualisation
9 11 (1.45%) iPad
9 11 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (0.79%) Web 2.0
11 5 (0.66%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.53%) Replication
12 4 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.40%) Social Media
14 2 (0.26%) New Media
14 2 (0.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.89%) Linux
2 58 (7.65%) Windows
3 54 (7.12%) Apple iOS
4 36 (4.75%) Android
5 17 (2.24%) Windows Phone
6 12 (1.58%) UNIX
7 11 (1.45%) Windows Phone 7
8 6 (0.79%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.26%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.26%) Solaris
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (32.98%) MVC
3 137 (18.07%) TDD
4 119 (15.70%) Scrum
5 112 (14.78%) OO
6 79 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 75 (9.89%) Mentoring
8 73 (9.63%) Unit Testing
9 69 (9.10%) OOP
10 66 (8.71%) Software Engineering
11 61 (8.05%) OOD
12 52 (6.86%) BDD
13 48 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (5.94%) Web Development
15 37 (4.88%) SOA
16 34 (4.49%) Web Application Development
17 30 (3.96%) iOS Development
18 25 (3.30%) Waterfall
19 24 (3.17%) Content Management
20 22 (2.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 397 (52.37%) JavaScript
2 348 (45.91%) C#
3 239 (31.53%) SQL
4 226 (29.82%) Java
5 107 (14.12%) PHP
6 48 (6.33%) C++
7 42 (5.54%) T-SQL
8 38 (5.01%) VB.NET
9 26 (3.43%) Python
10 25 (3.30%) C
11 22 (2.90%) Objective-C
11 22 (2.90%) TypeScript
12 21 (2.77%) PHP5
13 20 (2.64%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.45%) Ruby
15 8 (1.06%) VB
16 6 (0.79%) VB6
17 4 (0.53%) XAML
17 4 (0.53%) PHP4
18 3 (0.40%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 53 (6.99%) Degree
2 22 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.11%) MCSD
4 7 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.66%) PhD
6 4 (0.53%) MCP
6 4 (0.53%) HND
7 3 (0.40%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.13%) MCSE
9 1 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.30%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) COBIT
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (1.45%) Puppet
1 11 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.40%) Plesk
Vendors
1 106 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 90 (11.87%) Oracle
3 13 (1.72%) Sun
4 11 (1.45%) Sitecore
5 8 (1.06%) Informatica
6 7 (0.92%) Zend
7 6 (0.79%) SAP
7 6 (0.79%) IBM
8 5 (0.66%) Adobe
8 5 (0.66%) Telerik
8 5 (0.66%) Twitter
9 4 (0.53%) Sage
10 3 (0.40%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.40%) Hyland
10 3 (0.40%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.40%) Apple
10 3 (0.40%) Google
10 3 (0.40%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.26%) Xilinx
12 1 (0.13%) Sencha
Somerset
Wa Consultants
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health Care, Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, UK
Multicom
Salary: £28,000 - £35,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Bath, Swindon, Chippenham, Gloucester,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago