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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 32 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 54 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.17% 2.69% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.49% 2.85% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 50 23 22
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £33,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £58,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
721 806 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.75% 94.38% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 576 722 803
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 74 (62.18%) JavaScript
2 66 (55.46%) HTML
3 60 (50.42%) CSS
3 60 (50.42%) MVC
4 57 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (42.86%) .NET
6 47 (39.50%) PHP
7 45 (37.82%) C#
8 43 (36.13%) Git (software)
9 41 (34.45%) jQuery
10 40 (33.61%) TDD
10 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
11 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET
12 37 (31.09%) Software Engineering
13 36 (30.25%) Zend
13 36 (30.25%) HTML5
13 36 (30.25%) AngularJS
14 32 (26.89%) CSS3
14 32 (26.89%) OO
15 31 (26.05%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (25.21%) Ajax
17 29 (24.37%) MySQL
18 28 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
19 27 (22.69%) Jenkins
19 27 (22.69%) Sass
20 26 (21.85%) SQL
21 25 (21.01%) .NET Framework
22 24 (20.17%) SDLC
23 21 (17.65%) Symfony
23 21 (17.65%) LAMP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 17 (14.29%) Apache
2 7 (5.88%) CMS
3 6 (5.04%) Joomla!
3 6 (5.04%) WordPress
4 5 (4.20%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.52%) EPiServer CMS
5 3 (2.52%) Node.js
6 2 (1.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.04%) InDesign
4 4 (3.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Internet
2 4 (3.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 29 (24.37%) MySQL
3 7 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (36.13%) Git (software)
2 27 (22.69%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.97%) JIRA
3 19 (15.97%) Subversion
4 17 (14.29%) Maven
5 14 (11.76%) PHPUnit
6 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.20%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.20%) Grunt
8 3 (2.52%) JUnit
8 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.84%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (12.61%) Marketing
2 9 (7.56%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.46%) HTML
2 60 (50.42%) CSS
3 51 (42.86%) .NET
4 41 (34.45%) jQuery
5 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET
6 36 (30.25%) HTML5
6 36 (30.25%) AngularJS
7 32 (26.89%) CSS3
8 30 (25.21%) Ajax
9 28 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (22.69%) Sass
11 25 (21.01%) .NET Framework
12 21 (17.65%) LAMP
12 21 (17.65%) Symfony
13 20 (16.81%) Laravel
14 19 (15.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (15.13%) Entity Framework
16 16 (13.45%) RESTful
16 16 (13.45%) XML
17 14 (11.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.40%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.40%) User Experience
3 4 (3.36%) RIA
4 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.84%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.81%) Linux
2 5 (4.20%) Windows
3 4 (3.36%) UNIX
4 3 (2.52%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.42%) MVC
2 57 (47.90%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (33.61%) TDD
4 37 (31.09%) Software Engineering
5 32 (26.89%) OO
6 31 (26.05%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (20.17%) SDLC
8 20 (16.81%) OOP
9 18 (15.13%) Domain-Driven Design
9 18 (15.13%) User Stories
9 18 (15.13%) Multithreading
10 16 (13.45%) Unit Testing
11 15 (12.61%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (11.76%) Change Control
12 14 (11.76%) Scrum
13 13 (10.92%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (9.24%) Web Development
15 8 (6.72%) Refactoring
15 8 (6.72%) BDD
16 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 74 (62.18%) JavaScript
2 47 (39.50%) PHP
3 45 (37.82%) C#
4 26 (21.85%) SQL
5 15 (12.61%) Java
6 7 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.04%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.36%) PHP5
9 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (30.25%) Zend
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.04%) Adobe
4 3 (2.52%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle
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