The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 44 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 47 60 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.03% 6.38% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 6.44% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 41
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
770 931 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.84% 98.94% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 716 758 765
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 84 (77.78%) HTML
2 73 (67.59%) JavaScript
3 72 (66.67%) CSS
4 63 (58.33%) MVC
5 60 (55.56%) .NET
6 59 (54.63%) C#
7 58 (53.70%) TDD
8 55 (50.93%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (47.22%) HTML5
10 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET
11 41 (37.96%) jQuery
12 40 (37.04%) AngularJS
13 38 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
14 36 (33.33%) SQL Server
15 30 (27.78%) Node.js
16 29 (26.85%) PHP
17 28 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 28 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (25.00%) CSS3
19 22 (20.37%) BDD
20 21 (19.44%) Front End Development
20 21 (19.44%) .NET Framework
20 21 (19.44%) Linux
20 21 (19.44%) OOP
21 19 (17.59%) OO
21 19 (17.59%) Web Services
21 19 (17.59%) Scrum
21 19 (17.59%) Zend
22 18 (16.67%) Mentoring

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 30 (27.78%) Node.js
2 13 (12.04%) CMS
3 10 (9.26%) EPiServer CMS
4 5 (4.63%) Apache
4 5 (4.63%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.70%) JBoss
5 4 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.78%) Drupal
6 3 (2.78%) Joomla!
6 3 (2.78%) WordPress
7 2 (1.85%) SAP EP
7 2 (1.85%) SAP Portal
7 2 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.85%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.78%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) Network Security
2 1 (0.93%) Extranet
2 1 (0.93%) Intranet
2 1 (0.93%) SAN
2 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.81%) Big Data
3 13 (12.04%) MySQL
4 11 (10.19%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.85%) QlikView
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.93%) OLAP
9 1 (0.93%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.93%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.11%) Subversion
2 12 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.33%) Maven
4 8 (7.41%) Selenium
5 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.63%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.63%) Grunt
6 5 (4.63%) Mockito
6 5 (4.63%) NUnit
7 4 (3.70%) Bower
7 4 (3.70%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.78%) gulp
8 3 (2.78%) JIRA
9 2 (1.85%) Moq
10 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.93%) JUnit
10 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.93%) Protractor
General
1 9 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Automotive
2 3 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (77.78%) HTML
2 72 (66.67%) CSS
3 60 (55.56%) .NET
4 51 (47.22%) HTML5
5 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET
6 41 (37.96%) jQuery
7 40 (37.04%) AngularJS
8 38 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (25.00%) CSS3
11 21 (19.44%) .NET Framework
12 19 (17.59%) Web Services
13 14 (12.96%) RESTful
14 13 (12.04%) XHTML
15 12 (11.11%) JSON
15 12 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (10.19%) Ajax
16 11 (10.19%) Behat
17 9 (8.33%) LAMP
18 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) BBC
2 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.63%) User Experience
3 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.70%) RIA
4 1 (0.93%) Fintech
4 1 (0.93%) iPad
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.44%) Linux
2 5 (4.63%) CentOS
3 2 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) AIX
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (58.33%) MVC
2 58 (53.70%) TDD
3 55 (50.93%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (20.37%) BDD
6 21 (19.44%) Front End Development
6 21 (19.44%) OOP
7 19 (17.59%) OO
7 19 (17.59%) Scrum
8 18 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 14 (12.96%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.04%) Unit Testing
11 12 (11.11%) OO PHP
11 12 (11.11%) Web Development
12 9 (8.33%) Project Management
13 8 (7.41%) Refactoring
13 8 (7.41%) SDLC
14 5 (4.63%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (4.63%) Kanban
14 5 (4.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 73 (67.59%) JavaScript
2 59 (54.63%) C#
3 29 (26.85%) PHP
4 16 (14.81%) SQL
5 13 (12.04%) Java
6 8 (7.41%) PHP 5
7 3 (2.78%) Ruby
8 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) MCSD
4 1 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Zend
2 13 (12.04%) EPiServer
2 13 (12.04%) Twitter
3 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.41%) Sony
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle
5 3 (2.78%) SAP
6 2 (1.85%) Sitecore
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