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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 34 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 54 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.80% 3.66% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.06% 3.83% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 22
Average salary £44,250 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
765 887 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.35% 95.58% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 573 791 740
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 28 May 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 68 (58.12%) HTML
1 68 (58.12%) JavaScript
2 66 (56.41%) CSS
3 50 (42.74%) PHP
3 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (41.88%) MVC
5 41 (35.04%) TDD
5 41 (35.04%) Zend
6 40 (34.19%) Software Engineering
6 40 (34.19%) Git (software)
7 39 (33.33%) .NET
8 38 (32.48%) SQL Server
8 38 (32.48%) C#
8 38 (32.48%) OO
8 38 (32.48%) jQuery
9 36 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 35 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (29.91%) MySQL
11 33 (28.21%) HTML5
11 33 (28.21%) CSS3
12 30 (25.64%) Jenkins
12 30 (25.64%) ASP.NET
13 27 (23.08%) Ajax
14 26 (22.22%) Sass
15 25 (21.37%) .NET Framework
15 25 (21.37%) SQL
16 23 (19.66%) Subversion
17 22 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (17.95%) Maven
19 20 (17.09%) LAMP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (12.82%) Apache
2 3 (2.56%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.71%) Node.js
4 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.85%) Drupal
4 1 (0.85%) WordPress
4 1 (0.85%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.98%) InDesign
4 6 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.48%) SQL Server
2 35 (29.91%) MySQL
3 9 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.42%) Big Data
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (34.19%) Git (software)
2 30 (25.64%) Jenkins
3 23 (19.66%) Subversion
4 21 (17.95%) Maven
5 20 (17.09%) JIRA
6 15 (12.82%) PHPUnit
7 6 (5.13%) Grunt
8 3 (2.56%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.56%) JUnit
9 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (16.24%) Marketing
2 8 (6.84%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (58.12%) HTML
2 66 (56.41%) CSS
3 39 (33.33%) .NET
4 38 (32.48%) jQuery
5 36 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 33 (28.21%) HTML5
6 33 (28.21%) CSS3
7 30 (25.64%) ASP.NET
8 27 (23.08%) Ajax
9 26 (22.22%) Sass
10 25 (21.37%) .NET Framework
11 22 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (17.09%) LAMP
12 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (16.24%) Entity Framework
13 19 (16.24%) Laravel
13 19 (16.24%) Symfony
13 19 (16.24%) XML
14 16 (13.68%) JSON
15 14 (11.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) User Experience
2 9 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.71%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.85%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.53%) Linux
2 5 (4.27%) Windows
3 4 (3.42%) UNIX
3 4 (3.42%) Android
3 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.88%) MVC
3 41 (35.04%) TDD
4 40 (34.19%) Software Engineering
5 38 (32.48%) OO
6 35 (29.91%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (17.09%) OOP
8 19 (16.24%) User Stories
8 19 (16.24%) Domain-Driven Design
8 19 (16.24%) Digital Marketing
8 19 (16.24%) Multithreading
9 17 (14.53%) Unit Testing
10 15 (12.82%) Change Control
10 15 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (11.97%) SDLC
11 14 (11.97%) Scrum
12 9 (7.69%) Refactoring
13 8 (6.84%) Web Development
14 7 (5.98%) Mentoring
14 7 (5.98%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 68 (58.12%) JavaScript
2 50 (42.74%) PHP
3 38 (32.48%) C#
4 25 (21.37%) SQL
5 16 (13.68%) Java
6 7 (5.98%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.13%) PHP5
8 3 (2.56%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.56%) C++
9 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (35.04%) Zend
2 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) Adobe
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (0.85%) Twitter
4 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
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