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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 71 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.79% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £50,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
738 770 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.60% 97.35% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 653 726 755
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Big Data
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Delphi
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (11.11%) CSS

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) PostGIS
3 1 (11.11%) Kendo UI
3 1 (11.11%) Django
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
1 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
1 1 (11.11%) Blog
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) PHP5
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Delphi
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago