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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 42 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.96% 3.57% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 3.73% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 22
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
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
843 911 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.56% 95.69% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 644 817 726
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 5 May 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 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 64 (58.18%) HTML
2 63 (57.27%) JavaScript
3 61 (55.45%) CSS
4 46 (41.82%) PHP
4 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (40.00%) MVC
6 39 (35.45%) TDD
7 38 (34.55%) Software Engineering
7 38 (34.55%) Zend
8 37 (33.64%) Git (software)
8 37 (33.64%) C#
9 35 (31.82%) .NET
9 35 (31.82%) SQL Server
10 34 (30.91%) OO
11 33 (30.00%) MySQL
11 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (30.00%) AngularJS
12 32 (29.09%) jQuery
13 30 (27.27%) HTML5
14 29 (26.36%) CSS3
15 28 (25.45%) ASP.NET
15 28 (25.45%) Jenkins
16 25 (22.73%) Ajax
16 25 (22.73%) .NET Framework
17 23 (20.91%) SQL
18 22 (20.00%) Sass
19 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 20 (18.18%) MS Excel
19 20 (18.18%) Maven
19 20 (18.18%) Subversion

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 13 (11.82%) Apache
2 3 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.82%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 20 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (7.27%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.45%) InDesign
3 6 (5.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 33 (30.00%) MySQL
3 9 (8.18%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.55%) Big Data
6 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.91%) Redis
8 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (33.64%) Git (software)
2 28 (25.45%) Jenkins
3 20 (18.18%) Subversion
3 20 (18.18%) Maven
4 19 (17.27%) JIRA
5 13 (11.82%) PHPUnit
6 6 (5.45%) Grunt
7 2 (1.82%) JUnit
7 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.91%) Ant
8 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (17.27%) Marketing
2 5 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (58.18%) HTML
2 61 (55.45%) CSS
3 35 (31.82%) .NET
4 33 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 32 (29.09%) jQuery
6 30 (27.27%) HTML5
7 29 (26.36%) CSS3
8 28 (25.45%) ASP.NET
9 25 (22.73%) Ajax
9 25 (22.73%) .NET Framework
10 22 (20.00%) Sass
11 20 (18.18%) Entity Framework
11 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (16.36%) LAMP
13 16 (14.55%) JSON
13 16 (14.55%) Web Services
13 16 (14.55%) XML
14 15 (13.64%) Symfony
14 15 (13.64%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) User Experience
2 7 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.82%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.91%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.73%) Linux
2 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.64%) Android
4 3 (2.73%) UNIX
4 3 (2.73%) Windows
5 2 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (40.00%) MVC
3 39 (35.45%) TDD
4 38 (34.55%) Software Engineering
5 34 (30.91%) OO
6 33 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (17.27%) Multithreading
7 19 (17.27%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (17.27%) OOP
7 19 (17.27%) Domain-Driven Design
7 19 (17.27%) User Stories
8 15 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 14 (12.73%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (11.82%) Change Control
10 13 (11.82%) Scrum
11 10 (9.09%) Refactoring
12 7 (6.36%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.45%) Coaching
13 6 (5.45%) BDD
13 6 (5.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (57.27%) JavaScript
2 46 (41.82%) PHP
3 37 (33.64%) C#
4 23 (20.91%) SQL
5 13 (11.82%) Java
6 6 (5.45%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.45%) PHP5
7 4 (3.64%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.73%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.82%) C++
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (6.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (34.55%) Zend
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.45%) Adobe
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (0.91%) Twitter
5 1 (0.91%) Xamarin
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