Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 6 months to 18 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 47 37
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 7.02% 3.27% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 3.50% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 12
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% -20.53% +26.67%
10th Percentile £27,790 £33,750 £38,525
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,125 £48,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.13% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter. 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
Exeter
Permanent vacancies in Exeter with a recognized job title 345 428 355
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 93.25% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 308 383 288
Exeter median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £21,896 £22,250 £20,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £48,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -2.62%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Exeter

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Exeter

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Exeter over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Exeter

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Exeter region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) Hibernate
2 17 (68.00%) Spring
3 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (56.00%) Apache Solr
5 13 (52.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
6 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
6 12 (48.00%) CSS
6 12 (48.00%) Web Services
6 12 (48.00%) SQL
6 12 (48.00%) RESTful
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Degree
7 11 (44.00%) SEO
8 10 (40.00%) Hadoop
9 9 (36.00%) Lucene
9 9 (36.00%) Apache Wicket
9 9 (36.00%) Linux
10 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
11 6 (24.00%) Identity Management
11 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
11 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (24.00%) TDD
11 6 (24.00%) Coaching
11 6 (24.00%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
12 5 (20.00%) Microservices
12 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 14 (56.00%) Apache Solr
2 13 (52.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (20.00%) Apache
3 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (12.00%) Apache Pig
5 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.00%) Redis
3 3 (12.00%) HBase
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) IntelliJ
2 5 (20.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Hibernate
1 17 (68.00%) Spring
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) RESTful
3 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) Apache Wicket
4 9 (36.00%) Lucene
5 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 5 (20.00%) Spring Cloud
6 4 (16.00%) Ember.js
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) React
7 3 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (12.00%) JPA
7 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (12.00%) SOAP
8 1 (4.00%) Node.js
8 1 (4.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) SEO
3 6 (24.00%) Coaching
3 6 (24.00%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (24.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) Microservices
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
5 4 (16.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) Wireframes
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) High Availability
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft