The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 64 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 64 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.62% 3.84% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 4.03% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 52 60 48
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,350 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1711 1735 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.67% 95.23% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1527 1345
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 72 (63.16%) .NET
2 65 (57.02%) C#
3 51 (44.74%) JavaScript
4 48 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (41.23%) HTML
6 46 (40.35%) MVC
7 45 (39.47%) SQL Server
8 41 (35.96%) ASP.NET
9 39 (34.21%) SQL
10 34 (29.82%) CSS
11 30 (26.32%) Java
12 23 (20.18%) jQuery
13 22 (19.30%) HTML5
13 22 (19.30%) TDD
13 22 (19.30%) Subversion
14 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
15 20 (17.54%) XML
15 20 (17.54%) Mentoring
16 19 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (15.79%) OO
17 18 (15.79%) E-Commerce
18 17 (14.91%) Visual Studio
18 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
18 17 (14.91%) Scrum
19 16 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
19 16 (14.04%) Degree
20 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
20 15 (13.16%) KnockoutJS
21 14 (12.28%) Project Management
22 13 (11.40%) CMS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.40%) CMS
2 5 (4.39%) Umbraco
2 5 (4.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.51%) Node.js
3 4 (3.51%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.63%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.63%) Apache
4 3 (2.63%) IIS
5 2 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) WordPress
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.75%) Magento
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (5.26%) MySQL
5 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.63%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 7
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.75%) MS Access
8 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (19.30%) Subversion
2 17 (14.91%) Visual Studio
3 16 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
5 7 (6.14%) Gradle
5 7 (6.14%) Maven
5 7 (6.14%) Ant
6 3 (2.63%) Hudson
6 3 (2.63%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.63%) MorphX
7 1 (0.88%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.88%) ProC
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (11.40%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Investment Banking
2 7 (6.14%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Advertising
4 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Games
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
4 4 (3.51%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Automotive
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (63.16%) .NET
2 47 (41.23%) HTML
3 41 (35.96%) ASP.NET
4 34 (29.82%) CSS
5 23 (20.18%) jQuery
6 22 (19.30%) HTML5
7 20 (17.54%) XML
8 19 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (13.16%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (9.65%) Spring
11 10 (8.77%) WCF
11 10 (8.77%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.77%) AngularJS
12 9 (7.89%) Java EE
12 9 (7.89%) Web Services
13 8 (7.02%) WPF
13 8 (7.02%) JPA
13 8 (7.02%) Razor View Engine
14 7 (6.14%) RESTful
14 7 (6.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Open Source
2 8 (7.02%) Equities
3 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.51%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.88%) Blog
6 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Linux
2 6 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (1.75%) UNIX
3 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.88%) AIX
4 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.35%) MVC
3 22 (19.30%) TDD
4 20 (17.54%) Mentoring
5 18 (15.79%) OO
5 18 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
6 17 (14.91%) Scrum
7 14 (12.28%) Project Management
8 11 (9.65%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.02%) OOD
10 6 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.26%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.26%) Build Automation
11 5 (4.39%) OOP
12 4 (3.51%) CRM
12 4 (3.51%) Pair Programming
12 4 (3.51%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (57.02%) C#
2 51 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 39 (34.21%) SQL
4 30 (26.32%) Java
5 11 (9.65%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 7 (6.14%) VB
7 7 (6.14%) PHP
7 7 (6.14%) C++
8 6 (5.26%) VB6
9 4 (3.51%) X++
9 4 (3.51%) Ruby
10 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.88%) R
11 1 (0.88%) PHP5
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Degree
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle
3 5 (4.39%) EPiServer
3 5 (4.39%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.51%) GUPTA
5 3 (2.63%) Zend
6 2 (1.75%) BT
6 2 (1.75%) Sencha
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare, flexi hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexitime etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + flexible hours!
Posted: 23 days ago