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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 52 83 61
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 32 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.79% 1.25% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 1.28% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 30
Average salary £42,757 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,475 £36,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
803 859 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.03% 97.61% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 711 820 793
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 26 (40.63%) HTML
2 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 20 (31.25%) CSS
4 18 (28.13%) MySQL
4 18 (28.13%) Java
4 18 (28.13%) PHP
5 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (25.00%) SQL
6 14 (21.88%) Scrum
6 14 (21.88%) TDD
7 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (20.31%) ISO 9001
7 13 (20.31%) Web Services
7 13 (20.31%) .NET
7 13 (20.31%) Mobile App
8 12 (18.75%) J2EE
8 12 (18.75%) PHP5
9 11 (17.19%) OOP
10 10 (15.63%) Linux
10 10 (15.63%) Oracle
10 10 (15.63%) MVC
10 10 (15.63%) Spring
10 10 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (15.63%) HTML5
10 10 (15.63%) Kindle
11 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
11 9 (14.06%) jQuery
11 9 (14.06%) LAMP
12 8 (12.50%) iOS Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 5 (7.81%) Node.js
2 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) WordPress
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (4.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (4.69%) InDesign
1 3 (4.69%) Adobe Premiere
1 3 (4.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) MySQL
2 7 (10.94%) Big Data
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.69%) PHPUnit
2 2 (3.13%) Trac
2 2 (3.13%) PEAR
2 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Multimedia
2 6 (9.38%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) HTML
2 20 (31.25%) CSS
3 13 (20.31%) Web Services
3 13 (20.31%) .NET
4 12 (18.75%) J2EE
5 10 (15.63%) Spring
5 10 (15.63%) HTML5
6 9 (14.06%) jQuery
6 9 (14.06%) LAMP
7 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
8 6 (9.38%) XML
8 6 (9.38%) Flash
9 5 (7.81%) CSS3
10 3 (4.69%) WPF
10 3 (4.69%) RESTful
10 3 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (4.69%) Ajax
10 3 (4.69%) WSDL
10 3 (4.69%) SOAP
10 3 (4.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Mobile App
2 10 (15.63%) Kindle
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Animation
4 3 (4.69%) Video Editing
4 3 (4.69%) E-Learning
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) Frameworx
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) CMDB
6 1 (1.56%) Blog
6 1 (1.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.94%) Windows
4 6 (9.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.88%) Scrum
3 14 (21.88%) TDD
4 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (17.19%) OOP
6 10 (15.63%) MVC
6 10 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (12.50%) iOS Development
8 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.81%) OOD
9 5 (7.81%) SOA
9 5 (7.81%) OO
9 5 (7.81%) Analytics
9 5 (7.81%) Android Development
10 3 (4.69%) Web Development
10 3 (4.69%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Pair Programming
10 3 (4.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (28.13%) Java
2 18 (28.13%) PHP
3 16 (25.00%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) PHP5
5 7 (10.94%) C#
6 6 (9.38%) C
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
7 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.69%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.69%) Perl
7 3 (4.69%) VBScript
7 3 (4.69%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Adobe
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) BMC
4 2 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.56%) Sun
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
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Posted: 2 days ago
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