Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 23 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 62 78
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 73 101 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.39% 5.90% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 6.12% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 70 85 73
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,564 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,625 £67,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +0.00%

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 1,596 1,650 2,040
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 96.43% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,306 1,337 1,517
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 July 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 July 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 +9 49 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Gloucester -10 10 £47,500 -13.64%
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 50 (68.49%) Java
2 44 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (54.79%) JavaScript
4 38 (52.05%) Spring
5 32 (43.84%) MVC
6 30 (41.10%) HTML
6 30 (41.10%) Web Services
7 29 (39.73%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (39.73%) REST
8 28 (38.36%) TDD
9 27 (36.99%) CSS
10 26 (35.62%) JSON
10 26 (35.62%) AngularJS
10 26 (35.62%) Mule
11 25 (34.25%) MongoDB
12 24 (32.88%) JIRA
12 24 (32.88%) Spring MVC
12 24 (32.88%) E-Commerce
13 23 (31.51%) Integration Testing
13 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
13 23 (31.51%) Retail
13 23 (31.51%) Amazon EC2
14 22 (30.14%) Scrum
14 22 (30.14%) Linux
15 20 (27.40%) XML
16 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
16 19 (26.03%) NoSQL
17 18 (24.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 18 (24.66%) JUnit
18 17 (23.29%) Hibernate

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 26 (35.62%) Mule
2 15 (20.55%) Mule ESB
3 13 (17.81%) JBoss
4 12 (16.44%) Tomcat
5 10 (13.70%) Apache
6 1 (1.37%) Confluence
6 1 (1.37%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.37%) IIS
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (39.73%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (31.51%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (16.44%) SaaS
4 10 (13.70%) Amazon S3
5 9 (12.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (2.74%) GitHub
8 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
1 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) MongoDB
2 19 (26.03%) NoSQL
2 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
3 18 (24.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 15 (20.55%) MySQL
5 10 (13.70%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (13.70%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (10.96%) Big Data
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.37%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (1.37%) GIS
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (32.88%) JIRA
2 18 (24.66%) JUnit
3 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
4 12 (16.44%) IntelliJ
4 12 (16.44%) Maven
5 9 (12.33%) Eclipse
5 9 (12.33%) Liquibase
6 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (6.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.74%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.37%) Subversion
9 1 (1.37%) TestNG
9 1 (1.37%) Toad
General
1 23 (31.51%) Retail
2 15 (20.55%) Finance
3 12 (16.44%) Electronics
3 12 (16.44%) Manufacturing
3 12 (16.44%) Marketing
3 12 (16.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) Spring
2 30 (41.10%) HTML
2 30 (41.10%) Web Services
3 29 (39.73%) REST
4 27 (36.99%) CSS
5 26 (35.62%) AngularJS
5 26 (35.62%) JSON
6 24 (32.88%) Spring MVC
7 20 (27.40%) XML
8 17 (23.29%) Apache Camel
8 17 (23.29%) Hibernate
8 17 (23.29%) Spring Integration
9 16 (21.92%) SOAP
10 14 (19.18%) jQuery
11 13 (17.81%) .NET
11 13 (17.81%) JPA
11 13 (17.81%) RESTful
12 9 (12.33%) OSGi
13 7 (9.59%) HTML5
13 7 (9.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.74%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.84%) MVC
3 28 (38.36%) TDD
4 24 (32.88%) E-Commerce
5 23 (31.51%) Integration Testing
5 23 (31.51%) Software Engineering
6 22 (30.14%) Scrum
7 17 (23.29%) Kanban
8 16 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (19.18%) BDD
10 12 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (16.44%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (16.44%) Microservices
10 12 (16.44%) Programme Management
11 9 (12.33%) Code Coverage
12 8 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (9.59%) Machine Learning
13 7 (9.59%) Pair Programming
14 6 (8.22%) Artificial Intelligence
15 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (68.49%) Java
2 40 (54.79%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.55%) C#
3 15 (20.55%) SQL
4 12 (16.44%) Java 8
5 6 (8.22%) Python
6 5 (6.85%) C++
6 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.85%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.48%) C
7 4 (5.48%) PHP
8 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
1 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Apple
1 12 (16.44%) SAP
2 11 (15.07%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.74%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) ESRI
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft