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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 73 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 55 51 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.66% 2.82% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 2.92% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 34
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1982 1746 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 96.52% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1577 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 78 (49.37%) C#
2 70 (44.30%) JavaScript
3 69 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (42.41%) .NET
5 59 (37.34%) SQL
6 58 (36.71%) HTML
7 49 (31.01%) Java
7 49 (31.01%) MVC
8 43 (27.22%) SQL Server
9 42 (26.58%) Finance
9 42 (26.58%) Git (software)
10 38 (24.05%) CSS
11 37 (23.42%) ASP.NET
11 37 (23.42%) TDD
12 36 (22.78%) OO
12 36 (22.78%) jQuery
13 34 (21.52%) HTML5
13 34 (21.52%) Linux
14 32 (20.25%) Subversion
15 31 (19.62%) XML
16 28 (17.72%) REST
17 27 (17.09%) AngularJS
18 26 (16.46%) Games
19 25 (15.82%) Spring
20 24 (15.19%) Scrum
20 24 (15.19%) Web Services
21 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
21 22 (13.92%) C++
22 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
22 21 (13.29%) Mentoring

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (5.06%) Node.js
2 7 (4.43%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.16%) CMS
3 5 (3.16%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.53%) OpenEdge
4 4 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.90%) Apache
6 2 (1.27%) Kentico
6 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Magento
2 2 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.59%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.27%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (1.27%) Heroku
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Firewall
1 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.49%) MongoDB
2 15 (9.49%) MySQL
3 11 (6.96%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.80%) Neo4j
8 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.16%) QlikView
9 4 (2.53%) DB2
9 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.90%) MS Access
10 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 42 (26.58%) Git (software)
2 32 (20.25%) Subversion
3 15 (9.49%) Visual Studio
4 11 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.43%) JUnit
6 6 (3.80%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.80%) Selenium
7 3 (1.90%) JIRA
7 3 (1.90%) NUnit
8 2 (1.27%) Moq
8 2 (1.27%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.27%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.63%) Hudson
9 1 (0.63%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (26.58%) Finance
2 26 (16.46%) Games
3 11 (6.96%) Banking
3 11 (6.96%) Retail
4 7 (4.43%) Local Government
5 5 (3.16%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.16%) Marketing
6 4 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (42.41%) .NET
2 58 (36.71%) HTML
3 38 (24.05%) CSS
4 37 (23.42%) ASP.NET
5 36 (22.78%) jQuery
6 34 (21.52%) HTML5
7 31 (19.62%) XML
8 28 (17.72%) REST
9 27 (17.09%) AngularJS
10 25 (15.82%) Spring
11 24 (15.19%) Web Services
12 21 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (12.03%) WCF
13 19 (12.03%) WPF
14 15 (9.49%) JSON
15 14 (8.86%) .NET Framework
16 12 (7.59%) Ajax
17 11 (6.96%) Apache Camel
17 11 (6.96%) Entity Framework
17 11 (6.96%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Mobile App
2 10 (6.33%) Equities
3 6 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.80%) User Experience
4 5 (3.16%) Blog
5 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.53%) Derivative
5 4 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.53%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.52%) Linux
2 16 (10.13%) Unix
3 3 (1.90%) Android
3 3 (1.90%) Windows
4 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Debian
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.01%) MVC
3 37 (23.42%) TDD
4 36 (22.78%) OO
5 24 (15.19%) Scrum
6 21 (13.29%) Mentoring
7 17 (10.76%) Open Source
8 16 (10.13%) BDD
9 14 (8.86%) E-Commerce
10 13 (8.23%) OOD
10 13 (8.23%) OOP
11 12 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.59%) Pair Programming
12 10 (6.33%) SOA
13 9 (5.70%) MVVM
14 8 (5.06%) Multithreading
14 8 (5.06%) Unit Testing
15 7 (4.43%) Mobile Application Development
15 7 (4.43%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 78 (49.37%) C#
2 70 (44.30%) JavaScript
3 59 (37.34%) SQL
4 49 (31.01%) Java
5 22 (13.92%) C++
6 14 (8.86%) PHP
7 11 (6.96%) Groovy
7 11 (6.96%) Scala
7 11 (6.96%) VB.NET
8 10 (6.33%) XPath
9 8 (5.06%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.43%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.80%) C
11 6 (3.80%) Clojure
11 6 (3.80%) Ruby
11 6 (3.80%) TypeScript
12 5 (3.16%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.27%) Go
13 2 (1.27%) XQuery
14 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (8.23%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) MCPD
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.27%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.63%) MCTS
3 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.59%) Oracle
3 6 (3.80%) Twitter
4 4 (2.53%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.53%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.53%) Sybase
5 2 (1.27%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe
6 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.63%) BT
6 1 (0.63%) ESRI
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.63%) Sun
Birmingham
Outsource UK
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, birmingham, Midlands, Warwick...
Dynamic Nation
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & work from home
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + comprehensive benefits!
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Vsolvit4u
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Vsolvit4u
Salary: £34,000
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Competitive Salary + Many Additional Company Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 28 days ago