The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 67 49
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 16 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.93% 2.26% 5.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.29% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 37
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 363 700 780
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 96.80% 98.87% 99.11%
Number of salaries quoted 327 527 674
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +26 8 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Poole -1 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 26 (74.29%) JavaScript
1 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) C#
2 24 (68.57%) .NET
3 21 (60.00%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) TDD
5 16 (45.71%) Web Development
5 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
6 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
8 10 (28.57%) CSS
8 10 (28.57%) Java
8 10 (28.57%) MVC
9 9 (25.71%) WinForms
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.71%) HTML
9 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
10 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
10 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (20.00%) JPA
11 7 (20.00%) REST
11 7 (20.00%) High Availability
11 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

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 2 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.71%) Impala
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) OLAP
4 1 (2.86%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.86%) Redis
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.00%) Maven
2 7 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) Moq
4 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
4 10 (28.57%) CSS
5 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
5 9 (25.71%) HTML
5 9 (25.71%) WinForms
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (20.00%) JDBC
7 7 (20.00%) JMS
7 7 (20.00%) JPA
7 7 (20.00%) REST
7 7 (20.00%) SOAP
7 7 (20.00%) Spring
7 7 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (11.43%) HTML5
9 4 (11.43%) jQuery
9 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (8.57%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) TDD
3 16 (45.71%) Web Development
4 10 (28.57%) MVC
5 8 (22.86%) Performance Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.00%) High Availability
6 7 (20.00%) OO
6 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.29%) BDD
8 5 (14.29%) Software Architecture
9 4 (11.43%) HOOD
9 4 (11.43%) SOLID
10 3 (8.57%) OOP
11 2 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (5.71%) OOD
11 2 (5.71%) Scrum
11 2 (5.71%) SOA
11 2 (5.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) JavaScript
2 24 (68.57%) C#
3 21 (60.00%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Java
5 7 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (14.29%) Go
7 2 (5.71%) C
7 2 (5.71%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (2.86%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.71%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
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