Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 22 July 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 > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 103 95
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 9 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.66% 0.84% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.86% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 2
Somerset median annual salary £33,000 £45,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.47% +17.42% -13.89%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,404 £32,975
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £44,325
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 1315 1280 1134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.12% 97.64% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1132 991
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.68% +1.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Somerset

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Somerset

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Somerset

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Somerset region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) C
4 6 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (66.67%) C++
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) IIS
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) UML
4 6 (66.67%) ETL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Refactoring
4 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (66.67%) MongoDB
4 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 6 (66.67%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Senior Software 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Symfony
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (66.67%) ETL
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Line Management
2 6 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) UML
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) C
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle