The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
England / South West
Rank 203 206 226
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 38 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.69% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.71% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 23
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,400 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,250 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.55% +14.53%

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
4921 5617 5847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.49% 97.05% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4082 4666 4944
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the South West region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 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 15 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Wiltshire +30 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Somerset +3 9 £33,000 -19.51% 1
Devon +1 4 £57,500 +9.52%
Dorset +31 1 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 44 (64.71%) C#
2 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (55.88%) Java
4 36 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 36 (52.94%) .NET
5 34 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 32 (47.06%) HTML
7 28 (41.18%) TDD
8 27 (39.71%) MVC
8 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET
9 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
10 25 (36.76%) MongoDB
11 23 (33.82%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (33.82%) Scrum
11 23 (33.82%) SQL
12 22 (32.35%) NoSQL
13 19 (27.94%) UML
14 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (25.00%) Spring
16 16 (23.53%) CSS
16 16 (23.53%) .NET Framework
16 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
16 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (22.06%) Web Development
17 15 (22.06%) Oracle
17 15 (22.06%) C++
18 14 (20.59%) Windows
18 14 (20.59%) Unit Testing
18 14 (20.59%) REST

Senior Software 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 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (14.71%) IIS
3 9 (13.24%) JBoss
4 8 (11.76%) Apache Spark
5 6 (8.82%) Apache Solr
5 6 (8.82%) Jetty
5 6 (8.82%) OpenStack
5 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
5 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
6 5 (7.35%) Apache
7 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.47%) Confluence
8 1 (1.47%) nginx
8 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (36.76%) MongoDB
3 23 (33.82%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (32.35%) NoSQL
5 13 (19.12%) MySQL
6 9 (13.24%) Big Data
7 8 (11.76%) Hadoop
8 6 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (8.82%) Couchbase
8 6 (8.82%) Redis
8 6 (8.82%) Riak
9 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
9 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
10 3 (4.41%) Triplestore
11 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (2.94%) MS Access
12 1 (1.47%) JasperReports
12 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
12 1 (1.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.24%) JIRA
2 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.76%) Ant
3 8 (11.76%) JUnit
3 8 (11.76%) Maven
4 6 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.35%) Gradle
5 5 (7.35%) IntelliJ
5 5 (7.35%) JMeter
5 5 (7.35%) Liquibase
5 5 (7.35%) Mockito
5 5 (7.35%) Robot Framework
5 5 (7.35%) Selenium
6 3 (4.41%) Travis CI
6 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.76%) Games
2 7 (10.29%) Electronics
2 7 (10.29%) Finance
3 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Retail
4 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.35%) Marketing
4 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) .NET
2 32 (47.06%) HTML
3 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET
4 17 (25.00%) Spring
5 16 (23.53%) .NET Framework
5 16 (23.53%) CSS
6 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (20.59%) REST
8 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.12%) React
9 10 (14.71%) Web Services
10 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
11 7 (10.29%) RESTful
11 7 (10.29%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (8.82%) JSON
12 6 (8.82%) Lucene
13 5 (7.35%) Lambda Expressions
13 5 (7.35%) Spring Boot
13 5 (7.35%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Streaming Video
1 7 (10.29%) Video on Demand
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.41%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.94%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.47%) NHS
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.29%) Android
3 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) TDD
3 27 (39.71%) MVC
4 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 23 (33.82%) Scrum
6 19 (27.94%) UML
7 15 (22.06%) Web Development
8 14 (20.59%) Mentoring
8 14 (20.59%) Unit Testing
9 13 (19.12%) OO
10 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (17.65%) ITIL
11 11 (16.18%) Automated Testing
11 11 (16.18%) Coaching
12 10 (14.71%) Customer Requirements
13 9 (13.24%) BDD
13 9 (13.24%) Line Management
14 8 (11.76%) Kanban
14 8 (11.76%) Refactoring
14 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) C#
2 38 (55.88%) Java
3 34 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (33.82%) SQL
5 15 (22.06%) C++
6 13 (19.12%) Python
7 12 (17.65%) C
8 9 (13.24%) Ruby
9 7 (10.29%) Perl
10 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
10 6 (8.82%) Go
11 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
12 3 (4.41%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
12 3 (4.41%) PHP
12 3 (4.41%) SPARQL
13 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.94%) VBA
14 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 11 (16.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.94%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.47%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Ansible
1 6 (8.82%) Kibana
1 6 (8.82%) logstash
1 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.82%) Puppet
1 6 (8.82%) Salt
2 1 (1.47%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) Adobe
5 1 (1.47%) Apple
5 1 (1.47%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.47%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.47%) MapR
5 1 (1.47%) Remedy
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
Bath, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus incentives and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago