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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 200 203 209
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 27 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.70% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.72% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 45
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,393 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +11.11%
Senior Software 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
4993 5545 6314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.12% 97.06% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4211 4693 5247
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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 13 £50,000 +3.62%
Devon -10 6 £52,500 -
Gloucestershire -16 4 £46,250 -2.63%
Somerset -1 2 £38,750 -32.60%
Dorset +26 1 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Wiltshire +9 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 48 (77.42%) C#
2 38 (61.29%) .NET
3 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (40.32%) HTML
4 25 (40.32%) SQL
5 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
6 22 (35.48%) Java
6 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
6 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
7 18 (29.03%) Scrum
8 17 (27.42%) Web Development
8 17 (27.42%) OO
8 17 (27.42%) Python
8 17 (27.42%) MVC
8 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (25.81%) CSS
9 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
10 15 (24.19%) NoSQL
10 15 (24.19%) WCF
11 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (22.58%) AngularJS
11 14 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (20.97%) TDD
12 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
12 13 (20.97%) Oracle
12 13 (20.97%) REST
13 12 (19.35%) Big Data
13 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
13 12 (19.35%) React
13 12 (19.35%) Spring

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 (14.52%) Apache Spark
1 9 (14.52%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (11.29%) JBoss
3 6 (9.68%) Apache Solr
3 6 (9.68%) Jetty
3 6 (9.68%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.68%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.45%) Apache
4 4 (6.45%) Apache Pig
4 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) CMS
5 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (1.61%) OpenROAD
6 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) NoSQL
3 14 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (19.35%) Big Data
4 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
5 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
6 9 (14.52%) MySQL
7 6 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (9.68%) Apache Hive
7 6 (9.68%) Couchbase
7 6 (9.68%) Redis
7 6 (9.68%) Riak
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
9 3 (4.84%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
9 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.61%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (1.61%) GIS
10 1 (1.61%) Ingres
10 1 (1.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) Grunt
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Electronics
3 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.29%) Marketing
3 7 (11.29%) Retail
3 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.68%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Back Office
5 2 (3.23%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (61.29%) .NET
2 25 (40.32%) HTML
3 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
4 16 (25.81%) CSS
5 15 (24.19%) WCF
6 14 (22.58%) AngularJS
6 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (20.97%) REST
8 12 (19.35%) React
8 12 (19.35%) Spring
9 8 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (12.90%) Web Services
9 8 (12.90%) WPF
10 7 (11.29%) jQuery
11 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (9.68%) ELK Stack
11 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
11 6 (9.68%) Lucene
12 5 (8.06%) JSON
12 5 (8.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) PKI
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.61%) iPad
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.61%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.61%) W3C
4 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Android
1 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) Scrum
3 17 (27.42%) MVC
3 17 (27.42%) OO
3 17 (27.42%) Web Development
4 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 13 (20.97%) TDD
6 11 (17.74%) SDLC
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.52%) Mobile Development
7 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
8 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.90%) Kanban
9 7 (11.29%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.29%) OOD
9 7 (11.29%) Programme Management
9 7 (11.29%) UML
10 6 (9.68%) Coaching
10 6 (9.68%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) C#
2 25 (40.32%) SQL
3 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
4 22 (35.48%) Java
5 17 (27.42%) Python
6 11 (17.74%) C++
7 8 (12.90%) Perl
8 6 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 6 (9.68%) C
8 6 (9.68%) Go
8 6 (9.68%) Objective-C
9 4 (6.45%) Ruby
9 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.61%) Dart
10 1 (1.61%) Lua
10 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.61%) PHP
10 1 (1.61%) R
10 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) MOS
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Ansible
1 6 (9.68%) Kibana
1 6 (9.68%) logstash
1 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.68%) Puppet
1 6 (9.68%) Salt
2 1 (1.61%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) SAP
4 5 (8.06%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.61%) MapR
5 1 (1.61%) Twitter
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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