Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Developer
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 53 47
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 34 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.09% 4.12% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.30% 4.30% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 25
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,350
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +17.14% -0.40%
10th Percentile £27,790 £33,725 £29,750
90th Percentile £54,750 £56,375 £48,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Permanent vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 540 744 696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 95.75% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 452 656 586
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -1.52%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £46,625
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Devon

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Devon

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Devon over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Devon

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +13 26 £40,000 +5.96% 1
Plymouth +1 4 £38,500 -14.44%
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Devon region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
3 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) Spring
4 16 (47.06%) Web Services
5 15 (44.12%) HTML
5 15 (44.12%) RESTful
5 15 (44.12%) Apache Solr
6 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 14 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
6 14 (41.18%) Degree
7 13 (38.24%) Mobile App
8 12 (35.29%) SEO
9 11 (32.35%) Linux
9 11 (32.35%) Hadoop
10 10 (29.41%) Apache Wicket
10 10 (29.41%) Lucene
11 8 (23.53%) TDD
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 8 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
12 7 (20.59%) Scrum
12 7 (20.59%) Docker
13 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
13 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
13 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
13 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 15 (44.12%) Apache Solr
2 14 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Spark
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Pig
5 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Hadoop
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.71%) Redis
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) HBase
5 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.88%) Big Data
6 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.88%) QlikView
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.71%) IntelliJ
3 5 (14.71%) NetBeans
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
1 18 (52.94%) Spring
2 16 (47.06%) Web Services
3 15 (44.12%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) RESTful
4 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 14 (41.18%) CSS
5 10 (29.41%) Apache Wicket
5 10 (29.41%) Lucene
6 6 (17.65%) .NET
7 5 (14.71%) Spring Boot
7 5 (14.71%) Spring Cloud
8 4 (11.76%) Ember.js
8 4 (11.76%) jQuery
8 4 (11.76%) React
9 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (8.82%) JPA
9 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (8.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (8.82%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (2.94%) Chromecast
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) SEO
3 8 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Coaching
5 6 (17.65%) Identity Management
5 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
5 6 (17.65%) MVC
5 6 (17.65%) Web Development
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (14.71%) Microservices
6 5 (14.71%) Mobile Development
7 4 (11.76%) BDD
7 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) DRM
8 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.82%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 18 (52.94%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Docker
2 3 (8.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.94%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle