Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 54 87
Rank change year-on-year -18 +33 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 60 104 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.64% 6.68% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 6.80% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 121 75
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,125 £41,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £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 1,573 1,529 2,107
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 98.26% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,275 1,240 1,709
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,375 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -4 41 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Gloucester -11 9 £32,500 -27.78%
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 47 (78.33%) Java
2 36 (60.00%) MVC
3 35 (58.33%) Spring
4 33 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (55.00%) HTML
4 33 (55.00%) CSS
5 29 (48.33%) Spring MVC
6 28 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (45.00%) AngularJS
8 24 (40.00%) REST
8 24 (40.00%) JIRA
9 23 (38.33%) Linux
9 23 (38.33%) MongoDB
10 22 (36.67%) Web Services
11 21 (35.00%) JSON
11 21 (35.00%) Integration Testing
12 20 (33.33%) RESTful
12 20 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 19 (31.67%) jQuery
13 19 (31.67%) MySQL
14 18 (30.00%) SQL
15 17 (28.33%) Retail
16 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
16 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
17 15 (25.00%) NoSQL
17 15 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 14 (23.33%) Eclipse
18 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence

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 (21.67%) Mule
2 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (13.33%) Apache Spark
3 8 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (13.33%) JBoss
3 8 (13.33%) Mule ESB
4 7 (11.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 12 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 9 (15.00%) SaaS
5 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) MongoDB
2 19 (31.67%) MySQL
3 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 15 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 15 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 12 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (13.33%) Big Data
7 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.67%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.67%) GIS
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) JIRA
2 14 (23.33%) Eclipse
2 14 (23.33%) Maven
3 12 (20.00%) JUnit
3 12 (20.00%) Liquibase
4 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (13.33%) IntelliJ
6 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.33%) PhpStorm
8 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.67%) Subversion
8 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 17 (28.33%) Retail
2 14 (23.33%) Electronics
2 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 14 (23.33%) Marketing
2 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (58.33%) Spring
2 33 (55.00%) CSS
2 33 (55.00%) HTML
3 29 (48.33%) Spring MVC
4 27 (45.00%) AngularJS
5 24 (40.00%) REST
6 22 (36.67%) Web Services
7 21 (35.00%) JSON
8 20 (33.33%) RESTful
9 19 (31.67%) jQuery
10 12 (20.00%) OSGi
11 11 (18.33%) Apache Camel
11 11 (18.33%) HTML5
11 11 (18.33%) Spring Integration
12 10 (16.67%) React
13 9 (15.00%) CSS3
13 9 (15.00%) Hibernate
13 9 (15.00%) SOAP
14 8 (13.33%) JPA
14 8 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.67%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) MVC
2 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.00%) Integration Testing
4 20 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (23.33%) Digital Marketing
6 14 (23.33%) Programme Management
7 12 (20.00%) Code Coverage
7 12 (20.00%) TDD
8 11 (18.33%) SDLC
9 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (15.00%) Microservices
11 8 (13.33%) BDD
11 8 (13.33%) Kanban
11 8 (13.33%) Scrum
12 7 (11.67%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (11.67%) Machine Learning
13 3 (5.00%) Agile Testing
13 3 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) Java
2 33 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 13 (21.67%) Python
5 7 (11.67%) C#
6 6 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (8.33%) Java 8
8 4 (6.67%) C
8 4 (6.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) SAP
2 13 (21.67%) Atlassian
3 8 (13.33%) Apple
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) ESRI
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft