The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 74 91 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 54 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.71% 1.81% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 1.93% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 37
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1874 1919 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.17% 93.66% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1697 1381
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 79 (67.52%) .NET
2 69 (58.97%) C#
3 58 (49.57%) ASP.NET
4 56 (47.86%) SQL Server
5 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
6 44 (37.61%) jQuery
7 42 (35.90%) SQL
7 42 (35.90%) HTML
8 40 (34.19%) CSS
9 32 (27.35%) Microsoft
10 24 (20.51%) Windows
11 23 (19.66%) MS Excel
11 23 (19.66%) Java
12 20 (17.09%) .NET Framework
13 19 (16.24%) WPF
13 19 (16.24%) HTML5
13 19 (16.24%) MVC
14 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (15.38%) Web Services
14 18 (15.38%) WCF
15 17 (14.53%) OO
16 16 (13.68%) Scrum
16 16 (13.68%) Computer Science
16 16 (13.68%) Degree
17 15 (12.82%) WinForms
17 15 (12.82%) Subversion
18 14 (11.97%) Automotive
18 14 (11.97%) VB.NET
18 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
18 14 (11.97%) CSS3

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (8.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.13%) Apache
3 5 (4.27%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.85%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.85%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.85%) Confluence
5 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (19.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.69%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) SaaS
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) Modbus
1 1 (0.85%) DHCP
1 1 (0.85%) Intranet
1 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (47.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.55%) MySQL
3 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) DTS
8 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.85%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Subversion
2 12 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.56%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (2.56%) Ant
6 3 (2.56%) JIRA
7 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.71%) PhoneGap
7 2 (1.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.71%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.85%) ProC
8 1 (0.85%) Maven
8 1 (0.85%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (11.97%) Automotive
2 11 (9.40%) Finance
3 5 (4.27%) Banking
3 5 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (67.52%) .NET
2 58 (49.57%) ASP.NET
3 44 (37.61%) jQuery
4 42 (35.90%) HTML
5 40 (34.19%) CSS
6 20 (17.09%) .NET Framework
7 19 (16.24%) WPF
7 19 (16.24%) HTML5
8 18 (15.38%) Web Services
8 18 (15.38%) WCF
9 15 (12.82%) WinForms
10 14 (11.97%) CSS3
11 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (11.11%) Ajax
11 13 (11.11%) XML
11 13 (11.11%) JSP
12 12 (10.26%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (9.40%) Spring
14 10 (8.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.55%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.84%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.42%) Remote Sensing
5 4 (3.42%) Telematics
5 4 (3.42%) Open Source
5 4 (3.42%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.56%) Equities
6 3 (2.56%) Physics
6 3 (2.56%) iPhone
7 2 (1.71%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.71%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.85%) Clustering
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.51%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) UNIX
3 5 (4.27%) Linux
3 5 (4.27%) Android
4 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.42%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.85%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.24%) MVC
2 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.53%) OO
4 16 (13.68%) Scrum
5 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
6 10 (8.55%) Web Development
6 10 (8.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (7.69%) SOA
7 9 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
8 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.13%) TDD
9 6 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.13%) OOP
9 6 (5.13%) iOS Development
9 6 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (4.27%) Android Development
10 5 (4.27%) OOD
10 5 (4.27%) Information Management
11 4 (3.42%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.42%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 69 (58.97%) C#
2 46 (39.32%) JavaScript
3 42 (35.90%) SQL
4 23 (19.66%) Java
5 14 (11.97%) VB.NET
6 12 (10.26%) PHP
7 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.84%) C++
8 6 (5.13%) Objective-C
9 5 (4.27%) C
10 3 (2.56%) ActionScript
10 3 (2.56%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.71%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (1.71%) Ruby
11 2 (1.71%) X++
11 2 (1.71%) XPath
12 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.85%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (13.68%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.42%) MCTS
3 4 (3.42%) MCSD
4 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (27.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.55%) Oracle
3 9 (7.69%) Zend
4 6 (5.13%) JBoss
5 2 (1.71%) Sencha
5 2 (1.71%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.85%) Facebook
6 1 (0.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) Progress
6 1 (0.85%) Telerik
6 1 (0.85%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
6 1 (0.85%) Informatica
6 1 (0.85%) Netezza
6 1 (0.85%) hybris
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