The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 34 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 26 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.80% 2.99% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 3.16% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £32,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
515 474 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.02% 94.61% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 425 412 434
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,900 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Swindon

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 52 (91.23%) .NET
2 51 (89.47%) C#
3 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
4 41 (71.93%) SQL Server
5 39 (68.42%) JavaScript
6 38 (66.67%) MVC
7 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (43.86%) Oracle
10 24 (42.11%) E-Commerce
11 23 (40.35%) HTML
12 22 (38.60%) Waterfall
13 21 (36.84%) CSS
14 20 (35.09%) SOAP
15 19 (33.33%) jQuery
16 18 (31.58%) SQL
17 17 (29.82%) WCF
18 16 (28.07%) REST
18 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
19 15 (26.32%) Java
20 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
20 14 (24.56%) LINQ
20 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
21 13 (22.81%) Web Development
21 13 (22.81%) BDD
22 12 (21.05%) Social Media
23 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
23 11 (19.30%) OO
23 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
24 9 (15.79%) TDD

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (5.26%) CMS
1 3 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.75%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.75%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (71.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.02%) RavenDB
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.02%) CouchDB
3 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.75%) Maven
2 1 (1.75%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) TestNG
2 1 (1.75%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 9 (15.79%) Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Military
3 3 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.51%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (91.23%) .NET
2 44 (77.19%) ASP.NET
3 26 (45.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (40.35%) HTML
5 21 (36.84%) CSS
6 20 (35.09%) SOAP
7 19 (33.33%) jQuery
8 17 (29.82%) WCF
9 16 (28.07%) REST
10 14 (24.56%) LINQ
10 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
11 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (14.04%) MSMQ
13 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
13 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
14 6 (10.53%) Ajax
15 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (5.26%) HTML5
16 3 (5.26%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Social Media
2 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.02%) User Experience
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.26%) GIS
5 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) MVC
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) E-Commerce
4 22 (38.60%) Waterfall
5 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
6 13 (22.81%) BDD
6 13 (22.81%) Web Development
7 11 (19.30%) OO
8 9 (15.79%) TDD
9 8 (14.04%) OOD
10 7 (12.28%) Scrum
11 6 (10.53%) Line Management
12 3 (5.26%) iOS Development
12 3 (5.26%) Coaching
12 3 (5.26%) OOP
12 3 (5.26%) Content Management
13 2 (3.51%) Document Management
13 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.51%) MVVM
13 2 (3.51%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (89.47%) C#
2 39 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 18 (31.58%) SQL
4 15 (26.32%) Java
5 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.26%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.51%) XAML
7 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) MCP
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.75%) Google