The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 65 70
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.86% 0.67% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.68% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Median salary £33,000 £46,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.64% +36.02%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 674 589 558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.12% 98.33% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 498 519 475
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (90.00%) Scrum
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Refactoring
2 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (80.00%) Line Management
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) UML
2 8 (80.00%) C++
2 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (50.00%) .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 8 (80.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Line Management
2 8 (80.00%) Refactoring
2 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) UML
2 8 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Telematics
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) Java
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin