The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Developer
South West > Bristol
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 110 131
Rank change year-on-year -26 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.59% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
10th Percentile £39,250 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £53,250 £55,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1808 1522 1929
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.31% 97.13% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5761 5402 7226
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Bristol

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Bristol

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Bristol over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Bristol

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
5 11 (57.89%) MVC
6 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
7 9 (47.37%) SQL
8 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
9 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (31.58%) RESTful
10 6 (31.58%) TDD
10 6 (31.58%) Ruby
10 6 (31.58%) BDD
10 6 (31.58%) Games
10 6 (31.58%) Streaming Video
10 6 (31.58%) DRM
10 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
10 6 (31.58%) HTML
11 5 (26.32%) Java
11 5 (26.32%) CSS
11 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
12 4 (21.05%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
12 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
12 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
12 4 (21.05%) Video on Demand

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) MS Access
4 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 6 (31.58%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) RESTful
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
8 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.26%) J2EE
8 1 (5.26%) JSP
8 1 (5.26%) Sass
8 1 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Streaming Video
2 4 (21.05%) Video on Demand
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
4 6 (31.58%) BDD
4 6 (31.58%) DRM
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
8 2 (10.53%) SDLC
9 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
9 1 (5.26%) Microservices
9 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Ruby
4 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) VBA
7 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
7 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
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