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 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 Developer
Rank 53 63 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 16 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.44% 1.58% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 1.63% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 14
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,850 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
627 615 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.43% 97.31% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 485 496 357
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,190 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,537 £57,500 £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 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 31 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 22 (59.46%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 19 (51.35%) C#
4 18 (48.65%) HTML
4 18 (48.65%) CSS
4 18 (48.65%) MVC
5 17 (45.95%) .NET
5 17 (45.95%) Oracle
5 17 (45.95%) Spring
6 16 (43.24%) jQuery
6 16 (43.24%) SQL
7 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
8 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
10 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
11 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
11 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
11 11 (29.73%) Web Services
11 11 (29.73%) OOD
12 10 (27.03%) Finance
12 10 (27.03%) XML
12 10 (27.03%) OO
13 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
13 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (18.92%) Apache
14 7 (18.92%) UNIX
15 6 (16.22%) MS Excel

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
2 7 (18.92%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
4 1 (2.70%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JUnit
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
3 6 (16.22%) Retail
4 5 (13.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (8.11%) Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) HTML
1 18 (48.65%) CSS
2 17 (45.95%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) Spring
3 16 (43.24%) jQuery
4 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
5 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
6 11 (29.73%) Web Services
7 10 (27.03%) XML
8 8 (21.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (16.22%) HTML5
10 6 (16.22%) CSS3
11 5 (13.51%) OSGi
11 5 (13.51%) GWT
11 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (13.51%) XSD
11 5 (13.51%) MSMQ
11 5 (13.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) UNIX
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) MVC
2 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) OOD
3 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
4 10 (27.03%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.51%) Database Tuning
6 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.51%) UML
7 3 (8.11%) OOP
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) SEO
9 1 (2.70%) TDD
9 1 (2.70%) Content Management
9 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 19 (51.35%) C#
4 16 (43.24%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) HND
1 5 (13.51%) PhD
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe
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