Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Senior Developer
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 31 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 5.98% 7.59% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 7.74% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Taunton median annual salary £42,000 £39,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.33% -3.66% +17.14%
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +3.53% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton. 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
Taunton
Permanent vacancies in Taunton with a recognized job title 113 155 172
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 98.10% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 96 127 158
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +4.62%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,800 £21,775
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,250 £45,000
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Taunton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Taunton

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Taunton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared