The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 / Somerset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 35 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 49 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.98% 6.07% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.16% 6.21% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 42
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 684 644 614
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.44% 97.72% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 505 561 543
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +9.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Somerset

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Somerset

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Somerset over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Somerset

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +10 33 £50,000 +1.52% 6
Taunton -7 11 £42,000 -6.66%
Clevedon 0 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Street +15 1 £65,000 -
Cheddar - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior 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 Somerset region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 45 (50.56%) C#
2 42 (47.19%) .NET
3 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
4 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
4 31 (34.83%) Scrum
5 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (32.58%) Java
7 28 (31.46%) SQL
8 27 (30.34%) MVC
9 23 (25.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (24.72%) SDLC
11 21 (23.60%) Software Engineering
12 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (21.35%) HTML
14 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
14 18 (20.22%) Git (software)
15 17 (19.10%) Finance
16 15 (16.85%) Spring
16 15 (16.85%) Hibernate
16 15 (16.85%) WPF
17 14 (15.73%) Data Protection
17 14 (15.73%) Maven
17 14 (15.73%) Eclipse
17 14 (15.73%) JUnit
17 14 (15.73%) Node.js
18 13 (14.61%) Greenfield Project
18 13 (14.61%) Python
19 12 (13.48%) OOP
19 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
19 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (8.99%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) Apache
2 2 (2.25%) Drupal
3 1 (1.12%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.99%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.49%) CouchDB
3 4 (4.49%) Redis
3 4 (4.49%) Riak
4 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Power BI
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (20.22%) Git (software)
3 14 (15.73%) Eclipse
3 14 (15.73%) JUnit
3 14 (15.73%) Maven
4 5 (5.62%) Grunt
5 4 (4.49%) Bower
5 4 (4.49%) gulp
6 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (19.10%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Advertising
3 2 (2.25%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (47.19%) .NET
2 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
3 20 (22.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (21.35%) HTML
5 15 (16.85%) Hibernate
5 15 (16.85%) Spring
5 15 (16.85%) WPF
6 14 (15.73%) Node.js
7 11 (12.36%) CSS
7 11 (12.36%) Sass
8 9 (10.11%) .NET Core
8 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
8 9 (10.11%) AngularJS
9 8 (8.99%) jQuery
9 8 (8.99%) REST
10 5 (5.62%) Ajax
10 5 (5.62%) React
11 4 (4.49%) Backbone.js
11 4 (4.49%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.49%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (11.24%) User Experience
3 2 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.12%) Blog
4 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.36%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) Linux
3 8 (8.99%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.49%) Android
4 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.12%) Debian
5 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Scrum
2 30 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.34%) MVC
4 22 (24.72%) SDLC
5 21 (23.60%) Software Engineering
6 14 (15.73%) Data Protection
7 12 (13.48%) OOP
8 11 (12.36%) Microservices
8 11 (12.36%) Test Automation
9 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.24%) OO
9 10 (11.24%) UML
10 8 (8.99%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (8.99%) ETL
10 8 (8.99%) ITIL
10 8 (8.99%) Line Management
10 8 (8.99%) Refactoring
10 8 (8.99%) Service Delivery
10 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.99%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) C#
2 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.58%) Java
4 28 (31.46%) SQL
5 13 (14.61%) Python
6 10 (11.24%) C++
7 8 (8.99%) C
8 7 (7.87%) PHP
9 4 (4.49%) Erlang
10 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.25%) Perl
12 1 (1.12%) ES6
12 1 (1.12%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
1 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.12%) Google
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
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