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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 31 53 83
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 50 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.22% 3.84% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.52% 4.04% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 11
Average salary £45,000 £42,757 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.24% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £31,475 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
665 816 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.96% 94.99% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 590 724 828
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 62 (60.19%) JavaScript
2 57 (55.34%) .NET
3 55 (53.40%) MVC
4 52 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (50.49%) HTML
5 47 (45.63%) C#
6 42 (40.78%) ASP.NET
7 41 (39.81%) SQL Server
8 40 (38.83%) CSS
9 37 (35.92%) jQuery
9 37 (35.92%) Git (software)
10 32 (31.07%) PHP
11 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
11 31 (30.10%) HTML5
12 30 (29.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (27.18%) TDD
14 25 (24.27%) AngularJS
15 23 (22.33%) SDLC
15 23 (22.33%) SQL
15 23 (22.33%) Degree
16 22 (21.36%) Computer Science
16 22 (21.36%) Ajax
17 21 (20.39%) Zend
18 20 (19.42%) OO
18 20 (19.42%) CSS3
19 18 (17.48%) MySQL
20 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
20 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (15.53%) RESTful
21 16 (15.53%) Linux

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (11.65%) Apache
2 9 (8.74%) CMS
3 7 (6.80%) Joomla!
3 7 (6.80%) WordPress
4 5 (4.85%) Node.js
5 4 (3.88%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.88%) EPiServer CMS
6 2 (1.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.94%) InDesign
2 2 (1.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Network Security
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.48%) MySQL
3 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.94%) Big Data
10 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.97%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 37 (35.92%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (13.59%) Jenkins
3 13 (12.62%) JIRA
3 13 (12.62%) Subversion
4 11 (10.68%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.77%) Maven
5 8 (7.77%) PHPUnit
6 4 (3.88%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.88%) JUnit
7 2 (1.94%) Grunt
7 2 (1.94%) NUnit
7 2 (1.94%) Moq
8 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (7.77%) Finance
1 8 (7.77%) Marketing
2 4 (3.88%) Legal
3 3 (2.91%) Automotive
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (55.34%) .NET
2 52 (50.49%) HTML
3 42 (40.78%) ASP.NET
4 40 (38.83%) CSS
5 37 (35.92%) jQuery
6 31 (30.10%) HTML5
7 30 (29.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (24.27%) AngularJS
9 22 (21.36%) Ajax
10 20 (19.42%) CSS3
11 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
12 16 (15.53%) RESTful
12 16 (15.53%) Sass
13 15 (14.56%) LAMP
14 14 (13.59%) Symfony
15 13 (12.62%) Laravel
15 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (11.65%) Entity Framework
17 11 (10.68%) XML
18 9 (8.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.71%) RIA
3 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.77%) User Experience
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.97%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.53%) Linux
2 5 (4.85%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) UNIX
3 4 (3.88%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.97%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (53.40%) MVC
2 52 (50.49%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (30.10%) Software Engineering
4 28 (27.18%) TDD
5 23 (22.33%) SDLC
6 20 (19.42%) OO
7 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (14.56%) User Stories
9 14 (13.59%) OOP
10 12 (11.65%) Multithreading
10 12 (11.65%) Domain-Driven Design
11 10 (9.71%) Product Management
11 10 (9.71%) Scrum
12 9 (8.74%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.77%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (7.77%) Change Control
14 7 (6.80%) Web Development
15 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (5.83%) Responsive Web Design
15 6 (5.83%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (60.19%) JavaScript
2 47 (45.63%) C#
3 32 (31.07%) PHP
4 23 (22.33%) SQL
5 14 (13.59%) Java
6 8 (7.77%) VB.NET
7 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.88%) C++
9 3 (2.91%) Ruby
9 3 (2.91%) PHP5
10 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (22.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (20.39%) Zend
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.85%) Oracle
4 4 (3.88%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.94%) Adobe
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