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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 63 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.45% 2.91% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.61% 3.09% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 68 51 40
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
1911 1717 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.45% 94.29% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1519 1377
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 91 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 87 (60.84%) CSS
3 82 (57.34%) HTML
4 76 (53.15%) C#
5 66 (46.15%) .NET
5 66 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (45.45%) jQuery
7 59 (41.26%) MVC
8 50 (34.97%) Java
8 50 (34.97%) SQL
9 47 (32.87%) ASP.NET
10 44 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 42 (29.37%) Ajax
12 37 (25.87%) Scrum
13 36 (25.17%) HTML5
14 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
15 33 (23.08%) OO
16 31 (21.68%) JSON
17 30 (20.98%) Windows
17 30 (20.98%) XML
18 29 (20.28%) OOP
19 27 (18.88%) Mobile App
20 26 (18.18%) E-Commerce
21 25 (17.48%) AngularJS
22 23 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (16.08%) Finance
22 23 (16.08%) .NET Framework
23 22 (15.38%) PHP
23 22 (15.38%) Mentoring
24 20 (13.99%) Linux

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.69%) Apache
3 8 (5.59%) CMS
4 5 (3.50%) WordPress
4 5 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.80%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.80%) JBoss
5 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.10%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.40%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.40%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.40%) IIS
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.70%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.70%) Confluence
8 1 (0.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.29%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Magento
2 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.29%) MySQL
3 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.40%) ActiveReports
5 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.70%) Big Data
6 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (12.59%) Ant
1 18 (12.59%) JIRA
1 18 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 12 (8.39%) Visual Studio
4 11 (7.69%) Subversion
4 11 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.50%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.80%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (2.80%) Selenium
7 2 (1.40%) NUnit
7 2 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.40%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (1.40%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.40%) QUnit
7 2 (1.40%) JUnit
7 2 (1.40%) T4 Templates
8 1 (0.70%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.70%) Maven
8 1 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 23 (16.08%) Finance
2 17 (11.89%) Retail
3 8 (5.59%) Investment Banking
3 8 (5.59%) Marketing
3 8 (5.59%) Banking
4 5 (3.50%) Automotive
4 5 (3.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (60.84%) CSS
2 82 (57.34%) HTML
3 66 (46.15%) .NET
4 65 (45.45%) jQuery
5 47 (32.87%) ASP.NET
6 42 (29.37%) Ajax
7 36 (25.17%) HTML5
8 31 (21.68%) JSON
9 30 (20.98%) XML
10 25 (17.48%) AngularJS
11 23 (16.08%) .NET Framework
12 17 (11.89%) PhoneGap
13 16 (11.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (10.49%) Silverlight
14 15 (10.49%) Web Services
15 12 (8.39%) Underscore.js
15 12 (8.39%) Backbone.js
15 12 (8.39%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (7.69%) REST
17 10 (6.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.88%) Mobile App
2 19 (13.29%) User Experience
2 19 (13.29%) N-Tier
3 17 (11.89%) Open Source
4 16 (11.19%) Equities
5 15 (10.49%) Blackberry
6 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
6 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.20%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.50%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.50%) Telematics
8 5 (3.50%) Blog
8 5 (3.50%) Remote Sensing
9 4 (2.80%) W3C
10 3 (2.10%) iPhone
10 3 (2.10%) iPad
11 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.40%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.98%) Windows
2 20 (13.99%) Linux
3 18 (12.59%) Windows 8
4 17 (11.89%) Android
4 17 (11.89%) Apple iOS
5 11 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.59%) UNIX
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (41.26%) MVC
3 37 (25.87%) Scrum
4 33 (23.08%) OO
5 29 (20.28%) OOP
6 26 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 22 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 17 (11.89%) SOA
9 16 (11.19%) Android Development
9 16 (11.19%) iOS Development
10 14 (9.79%) Software Engineering
11 13 (9.09%) Web Development
11 13 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 13 (9.09%) OOD
12 12 (8.39%) TDD
13 10 (6.99%) Project Management
14 9 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (5.59%) SEO
15 8 (5.59%) Waterfall
16 7 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 91 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 76 (53.15%) C#
3 50 (34.97%) SQL
3 50 (34.97%) Java
4 22 (15.38%) PHP
5 16 (11.19%) ActionScript
5 16 (11.19%) Objective-C
6 15 (10.49%) ActionScript 3.0
7 9 (6.29%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.59%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.80%) C++
10 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.70%) R
12 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (13.99%) Security Cleared
3 18 (12.59%) Degree
3 18 (12.59%) SC Cleared
4 14 (9.79%) MCSD
5 5 (3.50%) MCTS
6 3 (2.10%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.40%) MCP
8 1 (0.70%) MCAD
8 1 (0.70%) MCPD
Vendors
1 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.49%) Sencha
2 15 (10.49%) Appcelerator
3 11 (7.69%) Zend
4 9 (6.29%) Oracle
5 3 (2.10%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.10%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.10%) Informatica
6 2 (1.40%) Apple
6 2 (1.40%) BT
6 2 (1.40%) Google
6 2 (1.40%) Talend
7 1 (0.70%) Facebook
7 1 (0.70%) Twitter
7 1 (0.70%) Open Text
7 1 (0.70%) VMware
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
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