The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 74 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 17 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.04% 1.11% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.12% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 5
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Software 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
818 894 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.96% 99.00% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 773 687 814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Southampton region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 17 (94.44%) HTML
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (33.33%) RESTful
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (33.33%) HTML5
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
7 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
7 6 (33.33%) Node.js
7 6 (33.33%) CSS3
7 6 (33.33%) F#
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
9 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 6 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (33.33%) CSS3
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) RESTful
6 4 (22.22%) Ajax
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 4 (22.22%) WCF
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) jQuery
7 3 (16.67%) LAMP
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) BDD
3 6 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (16.67%) OO
6 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) F#
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
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