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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 38 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 47 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.05% 1.09% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 1.11% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 45 9 12
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £53,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
742 809 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.50% 97.82% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 641 722 762
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 November 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) Software Engineering
3 36 (46.15%) HTML
4 31 (39.74%) Web Services
5 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 28 (35.90%) PHP
7 23 (29.49%) MySQL
7 23 (29.49%) Mentoring
8 22 (28.21%) TDD
9 21 (26.92%) Linux
9 21 (26.92%) OOP
10 20 (25.64%) CSS
10 20 (25.64%) .NET
10 20 (25.64%) Java
10 20 (25.64%) Scrum
11 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
11 19 (24.36%) HTML5
12 18 (23.08%) PHP5
13 16 (20.51%) C#
14 15 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (17.95%) SQL
16 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 13 (16.67%) ISO 9001
16 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
16 13 (16.67%) Coaching
17 12 (15.38%) MVC
18 11 (14.10%) Degree
18 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
18 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
19 10 (12.82%) Kindle

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 10 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.41%) Node.js
3 3 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) WordPress
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.85%) InDesign
3 3 (3.85%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (3.85%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.56%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) MySQL
2 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.54%) Big Data
4 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) Subversion
3 5 (6.41%) JUnit
3 5 (6.41%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.41%) JIRA
4 3 (3.85%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.56%) Trac
5 2 (2.56%) Ant
5 2 (2.56%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) PEAR
5 2 (2.56%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.56%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 6 (7.69%) Multimedia
2 4 (5.13%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Interactive Media
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.15%) HTML
2 31 (39.74%) Web Services
3 20 (25.64%) .NET
3 20 (25.64%) CSS
4 19 (24.36%) HTML5
5 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.82%) XML
6 10 (12.82%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (12.82%) jQuery
7 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.69%) SOAP
8 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (7.69%) REST
8 6 (7.69%) Flash
8 6 (7.69%) LAMP
9 5 (6.41%) Ajax
9 5 (6.41%) J2EE
9 5 (6.41%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Computer Science
1 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.82%) Kindle
3 3 (3.85%) Animation
3 3 (3.85%) Video Editing
3 3 (3.85%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) CMDB
4 2 (2.56%) Wiki
4 2 (2.56%) Open Source
4 2 (2.56%) Frameworx
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Social Media
5 1 (1.28%) EPoS
5 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.13%) Android
4 3 (3.85%) Mac OS
4 3 (3.85%) UNIX
5 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) Software Engineering
3 23 (29.49%) Mentoring
4 22 (28.21%) TDD
5 21 (26.92%) OOP
6 20 (25.64%) Scrum
7 15 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (16.67%) Coaching
9 12 (15.38%) MVC
10 8 (10.26%) Data Management
10 8 (10.26%) BDD
10 8 (10.26%) Kanban
11 7 (8.97%) Refactoring
12 6 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (6.41%) User Stories
13 5 (6.41%) iOS Development
13 5 (6.41%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (6.41%) Multithreading
14 3 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
14 3 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 28 (35.90%) PHP
3 20 (25.64%) Java
4 18 (23.08%) PHP5
5 16 (20.51%) C#
6 14 (17.95%) SQL
7 6 (7.69%) C++
8 5 (6.41%) C
8 5 (6.41%) Ruby
8 5 (6.41%) Python
9 4 (5.13%) Perl
10 3 (3.85%) ActionScript
10 3 (3.85%) ActionScript 3.0
10 3 (3.85%) VBScript
11 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.28%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (2.56%) BMC
3 2 (2.56%) Remedy
3 2 (2.56%) Zend
4 1 (1.28%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.28%) Telerik
4 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.28%) Sun
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago