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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 47 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 336 289 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.35% 4.96% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 5.21% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 311 255 248
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 122 £42,500 - 13
Gloucestershire -5 72 £45,000 +8.43% 6
Somerset -8 36 £45,000 +21.62%
Wiltshire +8 32 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Dorset -2 31 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Devon -3 21 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Cornwall - 4 £34,375 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 387 (54.97%) JavaScript
2 355 (50.43%) .NET
3 335 (47.59%) C#
4 332 (47.16%) Agile Software Development
5 313 (44.46%) HTML
6 312 (44.32%) CSS
7 248 (35.23%) ASP.NET
8 236 (33.52%) SQL Server
9 230 (32.67%) MVC
10 213 (30.26%) SQL
11 190 (26.99%) Java
12 187 (26.56%) jQuery
13 144 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 132 (18.75%) XML
15 122 (17.33%) TDD
16 113 (16.05%) Web Services
17 111 (15.77%) MySQL
18 106 (15.06%) OO
19 104 (14.77%) Scrum
20 103 (14.63%) AngularJS
21 102 (14.49%) PHP
22 94 (13.35%) Microsoft
22 94 (13.35%) .NET Framework
23 93 (13.21%) Spring
24 78 (11.08%) Git (software)
25 75 (10.65%) Ajax
26 74 (10.51%) Oracle
26 74 (10.51%) Mentoring
27 73 (10.37%) HTML5
28 70 (9.94%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 61 (8.66%) CMS
2 35 (4.97%) Tomcat
3 29 (4.12%) WordPress
4 23 (3.27%) Umbraco
5 19 (2.70%) Drupal
6 18 (2.56%) Apache
7 17 (2.41%) SharePoint
8 15 (2.13%) nginx
8 15 (2.13%) Node.js
9 14 (1.99%) ColdFusion
10 13 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (1.70%) Gunicorn
12 11 (1.56%) WebLogic
13 10 (1.42%) JBoss
14 7 (0.99%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
16 5 (0.71%) Joomla!
17 4 (0.57%) Jetty
17 4 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (3.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.71%) MS Office
4 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.85%) Magento
3 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.43%) SAP ECC
3 3 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.28%) Summit
4 2 (0.28%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.99%) SaaS
3 8 (1.14%) GitHub
3 8 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.99%) Internet
2 12 (1.70%) HTTP
3 5 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.57%) DNS
5 2 (0.28%) SSL
5 2 (0.28%) SMS
6 1 (0.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (33.52%) SQL Server
2 111 (15.77%) MySQL
3 43 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (4.97%) Relational Database
5 29 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (3.55%) Big Data
7 20 (2.84%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.99%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.70%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.42%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.28%) HBase
13 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.85%) Redis
16 5 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
16 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 78 (11.08%) Git (software)
2 54 (7.67%) Visual Studio
3 53 (7.53%) Subversion
4 49 (6.96%) JUnit
5 35 (4.97%) Eclipse
6 25 (3.55%) NUnit
7 22 (3.13%) Ant
8 21 (2.98%) Maven
9 20 (2.84%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (1.70%) Jasmine
12 11 (1.56%) Hudson
12 11 (1.56%) JIRA
13 9 (1.28%) Bugzilla
13 9 (1.28%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.14%) Moq
15 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 5 (0.71%) QUnit
16 5 (0.71%) SpecFlow
16 5 (0.71%) Grunt
General
1 66 (9.38%) Finance
2 29 (4.12%) Banking
3 27 (3.84%) Advertising
3 27 (3.84%) Marketing
4 21 (2.98%) Retail
5 18 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.85%) Games
7 11 (1.56%) Back Office
8 5 (0.71%) Electronics
8 5 (0.71%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.28%) Military
9 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.14%) Front Office
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (50.43%) .NET
2 313 (44.46%) HTML
3 312 (44.32%) CSS
4 248 (35.23%) ASP.NET
5 187 (26.56%) jQuery
6 144 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 132 (18.75%) XML
8 113 (16.05%) Web Services
9 103 (14.63%) AngularJS
10 94 (13.35%) .NET Framework
11 93 (13.21%) Spring
12 75 (10.65%) Ajax
13 73 (10.37%) HTML5
14 65 (9.23%) WCF
15 63 (8.95%) JSON
16 53 (7.53%) CSS3
17 52 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
18 51 (7.24%) J2EE
19 47 (6.68%) SOAP
19 47 (6.68%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.83%) User Experience
3 32 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.27%) N-Tier
5 18 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (2.56%) Open Source
6 17 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.13%) iPhone
8 14 (1.99%) GIS
9 11 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
9 11 (1.56%) iPad
10 9 (1.28%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.99%) Web 2.0
12 5 (0.71%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.57%) Replication
13 4 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.43%) Social Media
14 3 (0.43%) Mathematics
15 2 (0.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 67 (9.52%) Linux
2 60 (8.52%) Windows
3 53 (7.53%) Apple iOS
4 36 (5.11%) Android
5 17 (2.41%) Windows Phone
6 16 (2.27%) UNIX
7 11 (1.56%) Windows Phone 7
8 6 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.43%) Solaris
11 2 (0.28%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (47.16%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (32.67%) MVC
3 122 (17.33%) TDD
4 106 (15.06%) OO
5 104 (14.77%) Scrum
6 74 (10.51%) Mentoring
7 70 (9.94%) OOP
8 68 (9.66%) Unit Testing
9 67 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 63 (8.95%) Software Engineering
11 54 (7.67%) OOD
12 51 (7.24%) BDD
13 45 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (6.11%) Web Development
15 41 (5.82%) SOA
16 31 (4.40%) Content Management
16 31 (4.40%) Web Application Development
17 29 (4.12%) iOS Development
18 21 (2.98%) CRM
19 19 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 387 (54.97%) JavaScript
2 335 (47.59%) C#
3 213 (30.26%) SQL
4 190 (26.99%) Java
5 102 (14.49%) PHP
6 49 (6.96%) C++
7 41 (5.82%) T-SQL
8 38 (5.40%) VB.NET
9 24 (3.41%) C
9 24 (3.41%) Objective-C
10 21 (2.98%) Python
11 19 (2.70%) PHP5
12 18 (2.56%) TypeScript
13 17 (2.41%) PL/SQL
14 15 (2.13%) Ruby
15 10 (1.42%) VB
16 7 (0.99%) VB6
17 5 (0.71%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.57%) XAML
19 3 (0.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 54 (7.67%) Degree
2 23 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.13%) MCSD
4 8 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.71%) MCP
6 4 (0.57%) PhD
7 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) HND
9 1 (0.14%) MCSE
9 1 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.55%) QA
2 3 (0.43%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (1.28%) Puppet
1 9 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.28%) Plesk
Vendors
1 94 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 74 (10.51%) Oracle
3 13 (1.85%) Sitecore
4 10 (1.42%) Zend
4 10 (1.42%) Sun
5 7 (0.99%) Twitter
6 6 (0.85%) IBM
7 5 (0.71%) Telerik
7 5 (0.71%) Informatica
7 5 (0.71%) SAP
8 4 (0.57%) Adobe
9 3 (0.43%) Hyland
9 3 (0.43%) Google
9 3 (0.43%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.43%) Apple
9 3 (0.43%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.28%) Xilinx
10 2 (0.28%) Sage
11 1 (0.14%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.14%) Sybase
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Salary: £28,000 - £35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Bristol
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Bristol
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