Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 50 80
Rank change year-on-year -24 +30 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 50 98 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.29% 6.84% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 7.00% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 45 140 92
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,750 £42,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,459 1,401 2,197
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 97.77% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,122 1,153 1,833
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,775 £23,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Cheltenham -2 44 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Gloucester -11 3 £45,000 - 2
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 40 (80.00%) Java
2 30 (60.00%) MVC
3 27 (54.00%) Spring
4 26 (52.00%) Spring MVC
4 26 (52.00%) AngularJS
4 26 (52.00%) HTML
4 26 (52.00%) CSS
5 24 (48.00%) JavaScript
6 23 (46.00%) RESTful
7 22 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (44.00%) MongoDB
8 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (34.00%) jQuery
10 17 (34.00%) JIRA
10 17 (34.00%) SQL
10 17 (34.00%) Linux
10 17 (34.00%) SDLC
11 16 (32.00%) REST
12 15 (30.00%) Integration Testing
12 15 (30.00%) JSON
12 15 (30.00%) Web Services
12 15 (30.00%) Python
12 15 (30.00%) MySQL
12 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (28.00%) SAP
13 14 (28.00%) Programme Management
13 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
13 14 (28.00%) Electronics
13 14 (28.00%) Telecoms

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 13 (26.00%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (22.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (8.00%) JBoss
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.00%) Mule
4 3 (6.00%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (28.00%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon S3
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (8.00%) SaaS
6 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) AMQP
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.00%) MongoDB
2 15 (30.00%) MySQL
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (22.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (22.00%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (20.00%) Big Data
5 9 (18.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (4.00%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.00%) HSQLDB
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) JIRA
2 13 (26.00%) Eclipse
2 13 (26.00%) Maven
3 11 (22.00%) Liquibase
4 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (10.00%) JUnit
6 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.00%) PhpStorm
7 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 14 (28.00%) Electronics
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
1 14 (28.00%) Manufacturing
1 14 (28.00%) Marketing
1 14 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (18.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) Spring
2 26 (52.00%) AngularJS
2 26 (52.00%) CSS
2 26 (52.00%) HTML
2 26 (52.00%) Spring MVC
3 23 (46.00%) RESTful
4 17 (34.00%) jQuery
5 16 (32.00%) REST
6 15 (30.00%) JSON
6 15 (30.00%) Web Services
7 13 (26.00%) HTML5
7 13 (26.00%) Node.js
7 13 (26.00%) React
8 11 (22.00%) Backbone.js
8 11 (22.00%) CSS3
8 11 (22.00%) D3.js
8 11 (22.00%) Kafka
8 11 (22.00%) OSGi
9 7 (14.00%) .NET
10 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) MVC
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.00%) SDLC
5 15 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
6 14 (28.00%) Programme Management
7 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (22.00%) Code Coverage
9 6 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.00%) Machine Learning
9 6 (12.00%) Microservices
10 4 (8.00%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (6.00%) BDD
11 3 (6.00%) Kanban
11 3 (6.00%) Lean Software Development
11 3 (6.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 15 (30.00%) Python
5 10 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) C++
7 3 (6.00%) PHP
8 2 (4.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) SAP
2 12 (24.00%) Atlassian
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Apple
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (2.00%) Zend