The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 111 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.100% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1779 1882 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.83% 93.68% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1657 1418
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
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 Software Developer
West Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (70.59%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
6 8 (47.06%) WinForms
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) WCF
7 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
8 6 (35.29%) jQuery
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
9 5 (29.41%) WF
9 5 (29.41%) Information Management
9 5 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (29.41%) SOA
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
9 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle
10 4 (23.53%) MVC
10 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
11 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (17.65%) Android
11 3 (17.65%) iPhone
11 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (17.65%) Android Development

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) NServiceBus
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) WinForms
3 8 (47.06%) WCF
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 5 (29.41%) WF
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (17.65%) WPF
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) Ajax
9 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) HTML5
9 1 (5.88%) XML
9 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) iPhone
3 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Telematics
4 1 (5.88%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Android
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Information Management
2 5 (29.41%) SOA
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (17.65%) Android Development
4 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
5 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
5 3 (17.65%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
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