The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 47 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 20 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.96% 3.46% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 3.61% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 7
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,677 £45,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 527 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.41% 95.99% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 569 424 316
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,928 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
South Wales

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 1 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 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 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (42.86%) MVC
3 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (37.14%) OLAP
5 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (34.29%) ETL
6 12 (34.29%) Scrum
6 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Web Services
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
7 11 (31.43%) HTML
7 11 (31.43%) .NET
7 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (28.57%) Java
8 10 (28.57%) Spring
8 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (22.86%) CSS
9 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (20.00%) SOAP
10 7 (20.00%) UML
10 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (20.00%) C#
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) Confluence
3 3 (8.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.86%) ImageReady
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (37.14%) OLAP
5 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
9 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
10 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
10 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
10 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (8.57%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) Bugzilla
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) Hudson
2 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Web Services
2 11 (31.43%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) Spring
4 8 (22.86%) CSS
5 7 (20.00%) SOAP
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (17.14%) JSON
6 6 (17.14%) Middleware
6 6 (17.14%) XML
7 5 (14.29%) Struts
7 5 (14.29%) J2EE
7 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 5 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) Java EE
8 4 (11.43%) jQuery
8 4 (11.43%) HTML5
8 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Open Source
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.86%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) MVC
2 12 (34.29%) ETL
2 12 (34.29%) Scrum
3 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (20.00%) UML
5 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (17.14%) Data Management
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 6 (17.14%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 4 (11.43%) SOA
9 3 (8.57%) DevOps
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) RUP
9 3 (8.57%) DSDM
9 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 10 (28.57%) Java
5 7 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) VB
6 3 (8.57%) Scala
6 3 (8.57%) Clojure
6 3 (8.57%) Groovy
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
8 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.86%) VBScript
8 1 (2.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Sitecore
3 3 (8.57%) Twitter
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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