The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 121 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 6 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Median salary £55,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £48,800 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
1854 1811 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1524 1610
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Senior Software 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) jQuery
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (35.71%) HTML5
7 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 4 (28.57%) Law
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
8 4 (28.57%) XML
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) WCF
8 4 (28.57%) WPF
8 4 (28.57%) WF
8 4 (28.57%) LINQ
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Grunt
General
1 4 (28.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
7 4 (28.57%) LINQ
7 4 (28.57%) WCF
7 4 (28.57%) WF
7 4 (28.57%) WPF
7 4 (28.57%) XML
8 3 (21.43%) RESTful
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) WSDL
8 3 (21.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle