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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 53 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 284 265 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.06% 4.36% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.23% 4.47% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 264 231 250
Median salary £46,777 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.94% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,750
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
5430 5923 5699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.83% 97.45% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4551 4856 4770
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
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 3 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 3 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 +16 138 £45,500 +1.11% 18
Somerset +18 42 £42,500 - 8
Gloucestershire -8 42 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Wiltshire -8 31 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Dorset -6 17 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Devon +1 11 £52,500 +35.92%
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 282 (48.79%) JavaScript
2 270 (46.71%) C#
3 268 (46.37%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (43.43%) HTML
5 250 (43.25%) MVC
6 247 (42.73%) .NET
7 231 (39.97%) CSS
8 215 (37.20%) SQL
9 210 (36.33%) Java
10 189 (32.70%) ASP.NET
11 167 (28.89%) SQL Server
12 136 (23.53%) Software Engineering
13 124 (21.45%) OO
14 116 (20.07%) TDD
15 114 (19.72%) jQuery
16 110 (19.03%) Finance
17 104 (17.99%) XML
18 103 (17.82%) Scrum
19 102 (17.65%) Microsoft
19 102 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 94 (16.26%) HTML5
21 93 (16.09%) Spring
22 91 (15.74%) Web Services
23 88 (15.22%) Telecoms
24 87 (15.05%) Git (software)
25 83 (14.36%) PHP
26 79 (13.67%) REST
26 79 (13.67%) Degree
27 75 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
28 68 (11.76%) JSON

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 (6.92%) Tomcat
2 35 (6.06%) IIS
3 29 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 28 (4.84%) Apache
4 28 (4.84%) JBoss
5 27 (4.67%) Mule
5 27 (4.67%) Node.js
6 26 (4.50%) Mule ESB
7 21 (3.63%) WordPress
8 20 (3.46%) CMS
9 18 (3.11%) Umbraco
10 16 (2.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.73%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.56%) SAS
13 8 (1.38%) Drupal
14 7 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.69%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.69%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 44 (7.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.56%) Demantra
2 9 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.38%) Oracle Assets
3 8 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (1.38%) Oracle SCM
4 6 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.17%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Magento
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 49 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.23%) SaaS
3 32 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.73%) IaaS
6 4 (0.69%) GitHub
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.35%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.29%) HTTP
2 18 (3.11%) Internet
3 12 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.35%) 2G
4 2 (0.35%) 3G
4 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.17%) AMQP
5 1 (0.17%) ASN.1
5 1 (0.17%) FTP
5 1 (0.17%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 55 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 53 (9.17%) MySQL
4 41 (7.09%) MongoDB
5 38 (6.57%) Relational Database
6 29 (5.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 27 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (4.50%) RDBMS
9 19 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (3.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (2.60%) Big Data
10 15 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (2.08%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.73%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.56%) Redis
14 8 (1.38%) CouchDB
14 8 (1.38%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 87 (15.05%) Git (software)
2 65 (11.25%) JUnit
3 47 (8.13%) Visual Studio
4 41 (7.09%) JIRA
5 26 (4.50%) Jenkins
6 25 (4.33%) Subversion
7 23 (3.98%) IntelliJ
7 23 (3.98%) Maven
8 16 (2.77%) Gradle
9 15 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (2.25%) Artifactory
10 13 (2.25%) Hudson
10 13 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (1.73%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.73%) Grunt
12 9 (1.56%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.56%) Xcode
13 8 (1.38%) gulp
13 8 (1.38%) Mockito
14 7 (1.21%) PHPUnit
General
1 110 (19.03%) Finance
2 88 (15.22%) Telecoms
3 56 (9.69%) Marketing
4 45 (7.79%) Electronics
4 45 (7.79%) Manufacturing
5 31 (5.36%) Retail
6 28 (4.84%) Advertising
7 8 (1.38%) Legal
8 5 (0.87%) Publishing
9 3 (0.52%) Games
10 2 (0.35%) Back Office
10 2 (0.35%) Local Government
11 1 (0.17%) Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (43.43%) HTML
2 247 (42.73%) .NET
3 231 (39.97%) CSS
4 189 (32.70%) ASP.NET
5 114 (19.72%) jQuery
6 104 (17.99%) XML
7 102 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 94 (16.26%) HTML5
9 93 (16.09%) Spring
10 91 (15.74%) Web Services
11 79 (13.67%) REST
12 68 (11.76%) JSON
13 67 (11.59%) AngularJS
14 66 (11.42%) J2EE
15 62 (10.73%) Hibernate
16 60 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 59 (10.21%) .NET Framework
18 56 (9.69%) CSS3
19 54 (9.34%) SOAP
20 45 (7.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.65%) User Experience
2 40 (6.92%) Digital Media
3 34 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 29 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.38%) iPad
8 7 (1.21%) Driving Licence
9 5 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.69%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (0.69%) iPhone
10 4 (0.69%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.35%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.35%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.35%) PMI
11 2 (0.35%) Social Media
11 2 (0.35%) VLE
11 2 (0.35%) W3C
12 1 (0.17%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (10.90%) Linux
2 33 (5.71%) Windows
3 32 (5.54%) Apple iOS
4 31 (5.36%) Unix
5 27 (4.67%) Android
6 12 (2.08%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.35%) Debian
9 1 (0.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (46.37%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (43.25%) MVC
3 136 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 124 (21.45%) OO
5 116 (20.07%) TDD
6 103 (17.82%) Scrum
7 75 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
8 67 (11.59%) Web Development
9 63 (10.90%) E-Commerce
10 51 (8.82%) BDD
10 51 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
11 50 (8.65%) OOP
12 47 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
12 47 (8.13%) Integration Testing
12 47 (8.13%) Unit Testing
13 46 (7.96%) Mentoring
14 44 (7.61%) Programme Management
15 36 (6.23%) High Availability
15 36 (6.23%) Kanban
16 32 (5.54%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 282 (48.79%) JavaScript
2 270 (46.71%) C#
3 215 (37.20%) SQL
4 210 (36.33%) Java
5 83 (14.36%) PHP
6 56 (9.69%) T-SQL
7 55 (9.52%) Python
8 48 (8.30%) C++
9 42 (7.27%) Ruby
10 22 (3.81%) C
11 21 (3.63%) VB
12 19 (3.29%) Objective-C
13 18 (3.11%) Clojure
13 18 (3.11%) Erlang
13 18 (3.11%) VB.NET
14 16 (2.77%) PowerShell
15 13 (2.25%) Go
15 13 (2.25%) Groovy
15 13 (2.25%) R
15 13 (2.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 79 (13.67%) Degree
2 32 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.60%) MCSD
4 10 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) Docker
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.52%) Puppet
2 2 (0.35%) Grafana
2 2 (0.35%) Graphite
2 2 (0.35%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.35%) logstash
2 2 (0.35%) Nagios
2 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 102 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.82%) Oracle
3 45 (7.79%) SAP
4 40 (6.92%) Apple
5 24 (4.15%) VMware
6 11 (1.90%) Zend
7 7 (1.21%) IBM
7 7 (1.21%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.04%) Adobe
9 5 (0.87%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.69%) Cognos
10 4 (0.69%) Google
11 3 (0.52%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.52%) Facebook
12 2 (0.35%) Incapsula
12 2 (0.35%) Sencha
12 2 (0.35%) Twitter
13 1 (0.17%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.17%) PayPal
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent Spa
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Dependent on experience) + Benefit package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health Care, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Rockfield
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £54000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 19 days ago
Weston-Super-Mare
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Clevedon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36571.00 - £39267.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + +5k Relocate
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Perks
Posted: 26 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago