Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 75 72
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 90 93 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.32% 4.42% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.47% 4.55% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 128 102 60
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £39,625 £37,500 £34,875
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +8.24%

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 1,390 2,043 1,921
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 97.10% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 1,698 1,427
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,625 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +27 62 £55,000 - 3
Cirencester -10 9 £45,000 -14.29%
Gloucester +14 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Stroud +3 1 - -
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 55 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (53.33%) AngularJS
3 47 (52.22%) JavaScript
4 46 (51.11%) HTML
5 45 (50.00%) CSS
6 43 (47.78%) MVC
7 35 (38.89%) Git (software)
7 35 (38.89%) HTML5
8 34 (37.78%) jQuery
9 33 (36.67%) Scrum
9 33 (36.67%) Web Services
9 33 (36.67%) MongoDB
10 32 (35.56%) CSS3
11 29 (32.22%) Front End Development
11 29 (32.22%) Java
11 29 (32.22%) TDD
11 29 (32.22%) Spring
12 27 (30.00%) C#
12 27 (30.00%) Hibernate
13 26 (28.89%) React
14 24 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
14 24 (26.67%) Node.js
14 24 (26.67%) Backbone.js
15 23 (25.56%) Finance
15 23 (25.56%) SQL
15 23 (25.56%) .NET
16 21 (23.33%) SOAP
17 20 (22.22%) Spring MVC
18 19 (21.11%) XML
18 19 (21.11%) Mule

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 19 (21.11%) Mule
1 19 (21.11%) Mule ESB
2 13 (14.44%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.33%) JBoss
4 3 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.11%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) Confluence
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (15.56%) SaaS
5 3 (3.33%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.11%) IaaS
7 1 (1.11%) Route 53
7 1 (1.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) SMS
2 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (36.67%) MongoDB
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) MySQL
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.11%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.00%) JUnit
3 15 (16.67%) JIRA
4 12 (13.33%) IntelliJ
5 9 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.33%) Maven
8 2 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.22%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.22%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.11%) Liquibase
9 1 (1.11%) PostCSS
9 1 (1.11%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (25.56%) Finance
2 18 (20.00%) Electronics
2 18 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 18 (20.00%) Marketing
2 18 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 14 (15.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.33%) AngularJS
2 46 (51.11%) HTML
3 45 (50.00%) CSS
4 35 (38.89%) HTML5
5 34 (37.78%) jQuery
6 33 (36.67%) Web Services
7 32 (35.56%) CSS3
8 29 (32.22%) Spring
9 27 (30.00%) Hibernate
10 26 (28.89%) React
11 24 (26.67%) Backbone.js
11 24 (26.67%) Node.js
12 23 (25.56%) .NET
13 21 (23.33%) SOAP
14 20 (22.22%) Spring MVC
15 19 (21.11%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 19 (21.11%) XML
16 18 (20.00%) ASP.NET
16 18 (20.00%) Ember.js
16 18 (20.00%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.78%) MVC
3 33 (36.67%) Scrum
4 29 (32.22%) Front End Development
4 29 (32.22%) TDD
5 18 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 18 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (17.78%) BDD
8 14 (15.56%) Kanban
9 13 (14.44%) Integration Testing
9 13 (14.44%) OO
10 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
11 11 (12.22%) User Stories
12 7 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (6.67%) Analytics
13 6 (6.67%) Machine Learning
13 6 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.22%) JavaScript
2 29 (32.22%) Java
3 27 (30.00%) C#
4 23 (25.56%) SQL
5 12 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (2.22%) ES6
7 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) SAP
2 16 (17.78%) Google
3 12 (13.33%) Apple
4 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.56%) Twitter
6 2 (2.22%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (1.11%) IBM
7 1 (1.11%) Telerik