The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 38 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.50% 3.83% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 4.00% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 6
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +45.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,677 £45,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
640 575 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.10% 95.67% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 568 470 319
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

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 20 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
3 21 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (47.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (47.50%) OLAP
4 19 (47.50%) T-SQL
5 18 (45.00%) ETL
6 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (30.00%) MVC
9 12 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (27.50%) .NET
10 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (22.50%) Scrum
11 9 (22.50%) Spring
11 9 (22.50%) HTML
11 9 (22.50%) Java
11 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
11 9 (22.50%) Web Services
12 8 (20.00%) C#
12 8 (20.00%) Middleware
12 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (20.00%) Data Management
12 8 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
13 7 (17.50%) Maven

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) CMS
3 3 (7.50%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) Confluence
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (47.50%) OLAP
3 19 (47.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (10.00%) Data Mining
8 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Maven
2 4 (10.00%) JUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) Hudson
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 9 (22.50%) Web Services
2 9 (22.50%) Spring
3 8 (20.00%) Middleware
4 7 (17.50%) CSS
5 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (12.50%) Java EE
6 5 (12.50%) JSON
6 5 (12.50%) J2EE
6 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 5 (12.50%) XML
7 4 (10.00%) SOAP
7 4 (10.00%) Struts
7 4 (10.00%) Spring Web Flow
7 4 (10.00%) jQuery
7 4 (10.00%) JPA
8 3 (7.50%) HTML5
8 3 (7.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) ETL
2 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (30.00%) MVC
3 12 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
6 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
6 8 (20.00%) Data Management
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.50%) TDD
8 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.00%) UML
8 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.50%) Time Management
9 3 (7.50%) SOA
9 3 (7.50%) Web Design
10 2 (5.00%) RUP
10 2 (5.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 19 (47.50%) T-SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Java
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) PHP
5 3 (7.50%) VB
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) Groovy
6 2 (5.00%) Scala
6 2 (5.00%) Clojure
7 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.00%) Twitter
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
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