The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 49 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 37 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.86% 3.15% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 3.23% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 40
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,800 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
918 805 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.72% 97.58% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 805 731 869
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Developer
Hampshire

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 16 April 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 43 (61.43%) HTML
2 42 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (48.57%) .NET
3 34 (48.57%) CSS
4 33 (47.14%) TDD
5 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (35.71%) BDD
7 24 (34.29%) C#
8 22 (31.43%) MySQL
9 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET
10 19 (27.14%) HTML5
11 18 (25.71%) PHP
12 17 (24.29%) NoSQL
13 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (22.86%) MVC
14 15 (21.43%) Java
14 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
14 15 (21.43%) CSS3
15 13 (18.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
15 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
16 12 (17.14%) WordPress
16 12 (17.14%) Refactoring
16 12 (17.14%) Magento
16 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
17 9 (12.86%) Scrum
17 9 (12.86%) Spring
18 8 (11.43%) SQL
18 8 (11.43%) Big Data
19 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
19 7 (10.00%) Node.js

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (17.14%) WordPress
2 7 (10.00%) Node.js
3 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) DNN
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Magento
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) MySQL
2 17 (24.29%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.43%) Big Data
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.14%) NUnit
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
1 5 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (61.43%) HTML
2 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 34 (48.57%) CSS
3 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 19 (27.14%) HTML5
5 15 (21.43%) CSS3
6 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
7 9 (12.86%) Spring
8 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.00%) jQuery
8 7 (10.00%) J2EE
9 6 (8.57%) Web Services
9 6 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (5.71%) GWT
11 3 (4.29%) WPF
11 3 (4.29%) Ember.js
12 2 (2.86%) XML
12 2 (2.86%) LAMP
12 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.86%) Wiki
3 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) TDD
2 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.71%) BDD
4 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.86%) MVC
5 15 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 13 (18.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 12 (17.14%) Refactoring
7 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
8 9 (12.86%) Scrum
9 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.14%) Analytics
9 5 (7.14%) OOP
10 4 (5.71%) Web Development
11 3 (4.29%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.29%) CQRS
11 3 (4.29%) Pair Programming
11 3 (4.29%) OO
12 2 (2.86%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (34.29%) C#
3 18 (25.71%) PHP
4 15 (21.43%) Java
5 8 (11.43%) SQL
6 6 (8.57%) PHP5
7 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) JBoss
2 2 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.43%) ATG
3 1 (1.43%) Apple
3 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
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