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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 47 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 43 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.02% 0.86% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 0.88% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 15
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £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
824 795 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.15% 97.91% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 734 765 782
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 23 September 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.97%) Software Engineering
3 28 (42.42%) HTML
4 27 (40.91%) Mentoring
5 23 (34.85%) PHP
5 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
6 21 (31.82%) Web Services
7 20 (30.30%) MySQL
8 19 (28.79%) OOP
9 18 (27.27%) SQL
9 18 (27.27%) Java
10 17 (25.76%) CSS
10 17 (25.76%) Scrum
11 16 (24.24%) PHP5
11 16 (24.24%) Linux
12 13 (19.70%) ISO 9001
12 13 (19.70%) Mobile App
12 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (18.18%) HTML5
13 12 (18.18%) Coaching
13 12 (18.18%) Oracle
14 10 (15.15%) .NET
14 10 (15.15%) TDD
14 10 (15.15%) LAMP
14 10 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
14 10 (15.15%) Kindle
15 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS
15 9 (13.64%) jQuery
16 8 (12.12%) J2EE
16 8 (12.12%) XML

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (4.55%) Apache
1 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.55%) Node.js
2 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) WordPress
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.55%) InDesign
2 3 (4.55%) Adobe Premiere
2 3 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.03%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.61%) Big Data
3 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Subversion
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.03%) Trac
4 2 (3.03%) JUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.03%) PEAR
5 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 6 (9.09%) Multimedia
2 5 (7.58%) Marketing
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (42.42%) HTML
2 21 (31.82%) Web Services
3 17 (25.76%) CSS
4 12 (18.18%) HTML5
5 10 (15.15%) LAMP
5 10 (15.15%) .NET
6 9 (13.64%) jQuery
7 8 (12.12%) J2EE
7 8 (12.12%) XML
8 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
9 6 (9.09%) Flash
9 6 (9.09%) Spring
10 5 (7.58%) RESTful
10 5 (7.58%) SOAP
10 5 (7.58%) REST
11 4 (6.06%) Ajax
12 3 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.55%) WSDL
13 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Mobile App
2 10 (15.15%) Kindle
3 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) E-Learning
4 3 (4.55%) Animation
4 3 (4.55%) Video Editing
5 2 (3.03%) CMDB
5 2 (3.03%) Frameworx
5 2 (3.03%) Open Source
5 2 (3.03%) Social Media
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.09%) Android
4 4 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.97%) Software Engineering
3 27 (40.91%) Mentoring
4 19 (28.79%) OOP
5 17 (25.76%) Scrum
6 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (18.18%) Coaching
8 10 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (15.15%) TDD
9 8 (12.12%) iOS Development
10 7 (10.61%) MVC
11 5 (7.58%) OO
11 5 (7.58%) OOD
11 5 (7.58%) SOA
11 5 (7.58%) Android Development
12 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
12 4 (6.06%) BDD
13 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.55%) Kanban
13 3 (4.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
1 23 (34.85%) PHP
2 18 (27.27%) SQL
2 18 (27.27%) Java
3 16 (24.24%) PHP5
4 6 (9.09%) C
5 5 (7.58%) C#
6 3 (4.55%) C++
6 3 (4.55%) Perl
6 3 (4.55%) VBScript
6 3 (4.55%) ActionScript 3.0
6 3 (4.55%) ActionScript
6 3 (4.55%) Python
6 3 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Adobe
3 2 (3.03%) BMC
3 2 (3.03%) Remedy
4 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.52%) Sun
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
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