Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £46,750 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Developer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 155 136
Rank change year-on-year +27 -19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 8 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.54% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.45% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 10
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £43,238
90th Percentile £55,375 £57,250 £52,750
South West median annual salary £49,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.21% +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 1458 2203 1962
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.26% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1839 1598
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Gloucestershire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +21 6 £45,000 -16.28%
Gloucester +20 1 £52,500 +7.69%
Senior Software Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior Software 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter
5 2 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (25.00%) LESS
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Software 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Anypoint
2 2 (25.00%) Mule
2 2 (25.00%) Mule ESB
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) LESS
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft