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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / South West
Rank 61 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 238 294 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.81% 5.25% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 5.40% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 214 263 304
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
4781 5448 5905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.66% 97.22% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 4636 5015
Median salary £40,000 £38,875 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -3 110 £47,500 - 17
Gloucestershire +15 49 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Dorset +19 26 £47,500 - 3
Somerset -14 20 £39,750 +0.63% 4
Wiltshire +16 19 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Devon +1 12 £52,500 +21.38% 2
Cornwall -5 1 £22,500 -41.55% 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 328 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (48.37%) C#
3 243 (46.64%) .NET
4 237 (45.49%) JavaScript
5 205 (39.35%) Java
6 202 (38.77%) MVC
7 190 (36.47%) HTML
8 160 (30.71%) SQL
9 150 (28.79%) ASP.NET
10 147 (28.21%) SQL Server
11 146 (28.02%) CSS
12 141 (27.06%) TDD
13 130 (24.95%) Git (software)
14 128 (24.57%) Scrum
15 122 (23.42%) Spring
16 118 (22.65%) Finance
17 101 (19.39%) REST
18 97 (18.62%) OO
19 96 (18.43%) Web Development
20 93 (17.85%) Web Services
21 91 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
22 90 (17.27%) NoSQL
23 89 (17.08%) AngularJS
24 84 (16.12%) MongoDB
25 78 (14.97%) .NET Framework
26 77 (14.78%) SOAP
27 76 (14.59%) Hibernate
28 74 (14.20%) XML
28 74 (14.20%) HTML5
28 74 (14.20%) Mentoring

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 66 (12.67%) JBoss
2 65 (12.48%) Tomcat
3 30 (5.76%) Mule
3 30 (5.76%) Mule ESB
4 23 (4.41%) CMS
4 23 (4.41%) Umbraco
5 20 (3.84%) Apache Spark
5 20 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (3.65%) Apache
6 19 (3.65%) WebSphere
7 17 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 16 (3.07%) Apache Solr
8 16 (3.07%) IIS
9 15 (2.88%) Jetty
9 15 (2.88%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.15%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 24 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 39 (7.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (8.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (6.72%) SaaS
4 31 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.77%) IaaS
5 4 (0.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) Mailgun
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.18%) Internet
2 7 (1.34%) SSL
3 2 (0.38%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) Broadband
4 1 (0.19%) Extranet
4 1 (0.19%) Intranet
4 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 90 (17.27%) NoSQL
3 84 (16.12%) MongoDB
4 67 (12.86%) MySQL
5 48 (9.21%) Hadoop
6 47 (9.02%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (7.10%) Relational Database
8 34 (6.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 31 (5.95%) Redis
10 28 (5.37%) Big Data
11 23 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (3.07%) RDBMS
13 15 (2.88%) Couchbase
13 15 (2.88%) Riak
14 11 (2.11%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 130 (24.95%) Git (software)
2 55 (10.56%) JUnit
3 46 (8.83%) JIRA
4 45 (8.64%) IntelliJ
5 35 (6.72%) Jenkins
6 34 (6.53%) Maven
7 30 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (4.61%) Eclipse
9 22 (4.22%) Subversion
10 19 (3.65%) Selenium
11 17 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (3.26%) Visual Studio
12 16 (3.07%) Mockito
12 16 (3.07%) TeamCity
13 14 (2.69%) Vagrant
14 11 (2.11%) NUnit
15 10 (1.92%) Ant
15 10 (1.92%) Cucumber
15 10 (1.92%) gulp
16 9 (1.73%) Grunt
General
1 118 (22.65%) Finance
2 63 (12.09%) Telecoms
3 55 (10.56%) Marketing
4 51 (9.79%) Retail
5 50 (9.60%) Electronics
6 39 (7.49%) Manufacturing
7 17 (3.26%) Advertising
8 16 (3.07%) Games
9 15 (2.88%) Banking
10 7 (1.34%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.34%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.96%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (46.64%) .NET
2 190 (36.47%) HTML
3 150 (28.79%) ASP.NET
4 146 (28.02%) CSS
5 122 (23.42%) Spring
6 101 (19.39%) REST
7 93 (17.85%) Web Services
8 91 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 89 (17.08%) AngularJS
10 78 (14.97%) .NET Framework
11 77 (14.78%) SOAP
12 76 (14.59%) Hibernate
13 74 (14.20%) HTML5
13 74 (14.20%) XML
14 66 (12.67%) jQuery
15 56 (10.75%) JSON
16 45 (8.64%) JPA
17 42 (8.06%) Spring MVC
18 41 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
19 40 (7.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.61%) User Experience
2 23 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (3.65%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.11%) Digital Media
6 11 (2.11%) Internet of Things
7 9 (1.73%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (1.34%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.34%) Online Games
9 7 (1.34%) Streaming Video
9 7 (1.34%) Video on Demand
10 5 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (0.77%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.58%) W3C
13 2 (0.38%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (12.86%) Linux
2 28 (5.37%) Windows
3 14 (2.69%) Unix
4 13 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.30%) Android
5 12 (2.30%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (38.77%) MVC
3 141 (27.06%) TDD
4 128 (24.57%) Scrum
5 97 (18.62%) OO
6 96 (18.43%) Web Development
7 74 (14.20%) Mentoring
8 72 (13.82%) Software Engineering
9 68 (13.05%) Kanban
10 66 (12.67%) BDD
11 61 (11.71%) Unit Testing
12 55 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (8.83%) Digital Marketing
15 44 (8.45%) E-Commerce
16 41 (7.87%) Automated Testing
17 40 (7.68%) Integration Testing
18 39 (7.49%) Programme Management
18 39 (7.49%) SDLC
19 36 (6.91%) UML
Programming Languages
1 252 (48.37%) C#
2 237 (45.49%) JavaScript
3 205 (39.35%) Java
4 160 (30.71%) SQL
5 60 (11.52%) PHP
6 51 (9.79%) Python
7 27 (5.18%) T-SQL
8 21 (4.03%) Ruby
9 20 (3.84%) C++
9 20 (3.84%) Go
10 18 (3.45%) Perl
11 17 (3.26%) C
12 16 (3.07%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.07%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.92%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.73%) Apex Code
15 8 (1.54%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.15%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.15%) Scala
17 5 (0.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 44 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 39 (7.49%) Degree
3 35 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.96%) PhD
6 3 (0.58%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) MCSD
7 1 (0.19%) MOS
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.11%) ISO 14001
1 11 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 10 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 11 (2.11%) Firmware
2 7 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.15%) Docker
4 4 (0.77%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (3.65%) Ansible
2 15 (2.88%) Kibana
2 15 (2.88%) logstash
2 15 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (2.88%) Puppet
2 15 (2.88%) Salt
3 4 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.19%) Oozie
Vendors
1 65 (12.48%) Oracle
2 54 (10.36%) Microsoft
3 39 (7.49%) SAP
4 31 (5.95%) Apple
5 19 (3.65%) Sitecore
6 17 (3.26%) Informatica
7 11 (2.11%) Xamarin
8 10 (1.92%) Zend
9 9 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.34%) EPiServer
10 7 (1.34%) Infobright
11 6 (1.15%) Adobe
11 6 (1.15%) Google
12 4 (0.77%) IBM
12 4 (0.77%) PayPal
12 4 (0.77%) Serena
13 3 (0.58%) Facebook
13 3 (0.58%) Panasonic
14 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.38%) Ektron
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