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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
England / South West
Rank 201 216 217
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 31 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.63% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.65% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 32
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
4786 5423 5795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.63% 97.22% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3995 4633 4906
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 £24,862 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 18 January 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 18 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 +19 16 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Wiltshire +27 6 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Somerset +6 4 £36,500 -10.97% 1
Gloucestershire -12 3 £47,500 -13.63%
Devon -3 2 £52,500 - 1
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 (69.84%) C#
2 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (55.56%) .NET
4 29 (46.03%) Java
5 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 23 (36.51%) TDD
7 23 (36.51%) SQL
7 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
8 22 (34.92%) HTML
8 22 (34.92%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (33.33%) MVC
10 20 (31.75%) Software Engineering
11 18 (28.57%) Scrum
11 18 (28.57%) MongoDB
11 18 (28.57%) NoSQL
12 17 (26.98%) Spring
13 16 (25.40%) Python
13 16 (25.40%) Web Development
14 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (22.22%) OO
15 13 (20.63%) Degree
16 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (19.05%) REST
16 12 (19.05%) Big Data
16 12 (19.05%) C++
16 12 (19.05%) MySQL
16 12 (19.05%) React

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 9 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 9 (14.29%) JBoss
1 9 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.70%) WebLogic
3 7 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (9.52%) Apache
4 6 (9.52%) Apache Solr
4 6 (9.52%) Jetty
4 6 (9.52%) OpenStack
4 6 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.76%) Apache Pig
6 2 (3.17%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) Confluence
7 1 (1.59%) nginx
7 1 (1.59%) OpenROAD
7 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 22 (34.92%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 18 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 12 (19.05%) Big Data
4 12 (19.05%) MySQL
5 11 (17.46%) Hadoop
6 6 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (9.52%) Couchbase
6 6 (9.52%) Redis
6 6 (9.52%) Riak
7 5 (7.94%) Apache Hive
7 5 (7.94%) RDBMS
7 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.59%) GIS
8 1 (1.59%) Ingres
8 1 (1.59%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.11%) JIRA
3 6 (9.52%) Ant
3 6 (9.52%) JUnit
3 6 (9.52%) Maven
4 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.76%) Gradle
6 3 (4.76%) IntelliJ
6 3 (4.76%) JMeter
6 3 (4.76%) Liquibase
6 3 (4.76%) Mockito
6 3 (4.76%) Robot Framework
6 3 (4.76%) Selenium
6 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Electronics
3 7 (11.11%) Games
3 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.11%) Marketing
3 7 (11.11%) Retail
3 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (55.56%) .NET
2 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
3 22 (34.92%) HTML
4 17 (26.98%) Spring
5 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (19.05%) React
6 12 (19.05%) REST
7 11 (17.46%) .NET Framework
7 11 (17.46%) CSS
8 10 (15.87%) Hibernate
9 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.70%) Web Services
11 6 (9.52%) ELK Stack
11 6 (9.52%) Lucene
11 6 (9.52%) RESTful
11 6 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (9.52%) WCF
12 5 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (6.35%) Java EE
13 4 (6.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.52%) Streaming Video
2 6 (9.52%) Video on Demand
3 3 (4.76%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.17%) PKI
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Telematics
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.59%) W3C
5 1 (1.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Android
1 9 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 8 (12.70%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) TDD
3 21 (33.33%) MVC
4 20 (31.75%) Software Engineering
5 18 (28.57%) Scrum
6 16 (25.40%) Web Development
7 14 (22.22%) OO
8 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
9 9 (14.29%) BDD
9 9 (14.29%) Coaching
9 9 (14.29%) UML
10 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.70%) Kanban
10 8 (12.70%) Mobile Development
10 8 (12.70%) Multithreading
11 7 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (11.11%) Microservices
11 7 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) C#
2 29 (46.03%) Java
3 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 23 (36.51%) SQL
5 16 (25.40%) Python
6 12 (19.05%) C++
7 9 (14.29%) Ruby
8 8 (12.70%) Perl
9 7 (11.11%) C
10 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
10 6 (9.52%) Go
11 5 (7.94%) Objective-C
12 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
13 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.59%) Dart
14 1 (1.59%) Lua
14 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.59%) PHP
14 1 (1.59%) R
14 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) MOS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) Firmware
2 1 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Ansible
1 6 (9.52%) Kibana
1 6 (9.52%) logstash
1 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
1 6 (9.52%) Salt
2 1 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) SAP
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.17%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
5 1 (1.59%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.59%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.59%) MapR
5 1 (1.59%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) Twitter
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Attractive salary and excellent potential
Posted: 15 days ago