The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 30 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 47 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.13% 4.48% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.23% 4.54% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 34
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,269 £31,000 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,700
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
650 683 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.63% 98.70% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 605 600 501
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Senior 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 Cardiff region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 60 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (45.65%) SQL
3 35 (38.04%) Java
4 31 (33.70%) SQL Server
4 31 (33.70%) Hibernate
5 30 (32.61%) Spring
6 29 (31.52%) Mentoring
7 27 (29.35%) Scrum
8 25 (27.17%) SOAP
8 25 (27.17%) .NET
9 24 (26.09%) HTML
10 23 (25.00%) CSS
10 23 (25.00%) MVC
10 23 (25.00%) REST
11 22 (23.91%) JavaScript
11 22 (23.91%) C#
12 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
12 17 (18.48%) jQuery
13 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET
14 15 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
15 14 (15.22%) HTML5
15 14 (15.22%) Web Services
16 13 (14.13%) Visual Studio
16 13 (14.13%) J2EE
16 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (13.04%) Web Development
17 12 (13.04%) Degree
17 12 (13.04%) AngularJS

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 8 (8.70%) Apache
2 7 (7.61%) CMS
3 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.26%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.17%) IIS
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Intranet
2 3 (3.26%) HTTP
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.61%) MySQL
5 7 (7.61%) OLAP
6 5 (5.43%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.26%) GIS
8 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.17%) Big Data
9 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.87%) JUnit
3 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.35%) Maven
6 3 (3.26%) Ant
6 3 (3.26%) Bower
6 3 (3.26%) Gradle
6 3 (3.26%) Grunt
6 3 (3.26%) NetBeans
6 3 (3.26%) Subversion
7 2 (2.17%) gulp
7 2 (2.17%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.17%) Mocha
7 2 (2.17%) MorphX
7 2 (2.17%) PVCS
7 2 (2.17%) TestNG
7 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (11.96%) Advertising
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Banking
2 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.35%) Billing
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) Hibernate
2 30 (32.61%) Spring
3 25 (27.17%) .NET
3 25 (27.17%) SOAP
4 24 (26.09%) HTML
5 23 (25.00%) CSS
5 23 (25.00%) REST
6 17 (18.48%) jQuery
7 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET
8 14 (15.22%) HTML5
8 14 (15.22%) Web Services
9 13 (14.13%) J2EE
10 12 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 11 (11.96%) CSS3
12 8 (8.70%) JSON
13 7 (7.61%) XML
14 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.52%) Backbone.js
14 6 (6.52%) Ember.js
15 5 (5.43%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) iSeries
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.26%) User Experience
4 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Android
2 4 (4.35%) Unix
2 4 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.52%) Mentoring
3 27 (29.35%) Scrum
4 23 (25.00%) MVC
5 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
6 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (13.04%) Web Development
8 10 (10.87%) TDD
9 9 (9.78%) Front End Development
9 9 (9.78%) SDLC
10 8 (8.70%) ETL
10 8 (8.70%) Feasibility Study
10 8 (8.70%) OO
11 5 (5.43%) OOP
11 5 (5.43%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.35%) BDD
13 3 (3.26%) CRM
13 3 (3.26%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (3.26%) System Testing
13 3 (3.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.65%) SQL
2 35 (38.04%) Java
3 22 (23.91%) C#
3 22 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.52%) PHP
6 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.35%) RPG
7 4 (4.35%) RPG IV
7 4 (4.35%) RPG/400
8 3 (3.26%) C++
8 3 (3.26%) Scala
8 3 (3.26%) VB
9 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.17%) X++
10 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.09%) Perl
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) Python
10 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle
2 5 (5.43%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.35%) Guidewire
4 2 (2.17%) Serena
5 1 (1.09%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago