The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 28 June 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 / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 34 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 29 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.11% 5.89% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 5.90% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 28
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +7.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 472 525 590
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.37% 99.81% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 419 475 466
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Dorset

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Dorset

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Dorset over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Dorset

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -2 15 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Poole +4 11 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Wimborne - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Dorset region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 28 (70.00%) .NET
3 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 19 (47.50%) Web Development
6 16 (40.00%) SQL
7 15 (37.50%) TDD
8 13 (32.50%) CSS
9 12 (30.00%) HTML
9 12 (30.00%) MVC
9 12 (30.00%) WCF
10 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
10 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
11 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
12 9 (22.50%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
12 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (20.00%) WinForms
13 8 (20.00%) OO
14 7 (17.50%) SOA
14 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
14 7 (17.50%) BDD
14 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (17.50%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (15.00%) Degree
15 6 (15.00%) OOD

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (7.50%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) OLAP
4 1 (2.50%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) CSS
3 12 (30.00%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) WCF
4 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
4 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (20.00%) WinForms
8 7 (17.50%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.00%) jQuery
9 4 (10.00%) WPF
10 3 (7.50%) CakePHP
10 3 (7.50%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (7.50%) Laravel
10 3 (7.50%) Symfony
10 3 (7.50%) Yii
10 3 (7.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Web Development
3 15 (37.50%) TDD
4 12 (30.00%) MVC
5 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (20.00%) OO
7 7 (17.50%) BDD
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.50%) SOA
8 6 (15.00%) OOD
9 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
10 4 (10.00%) API Development
10 4 (10.00%) SOLID
10 4 (10.00%) UML
11 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
11 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (7.50%) SDLC
11 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.50%) C++
6 3 (7.50%) Java
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) C
8 1 (2.50%) Go
8 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Zend
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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