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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 33 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 41 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.67% 4.80% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.77% 4.93% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 17
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £33,173 £33,236
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
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
711 791 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.34% 97.29% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 628 643 572
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 44 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (42.31%) C#
2 43 (41.35%) SQL
3 41 (39.42%) .NET
4 36 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 36 (34.62%) MVC
5 35 (33.65%) HTML
6 31 (29.81%) ASP.NET
7 30 (28.85%) Java
8 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
9 27 (25.96%) jQuery
10 26 (25.00%) Web Services
11 24 (23.08%) CSS
11 24 (23.08%) Web Development
12 19 (18.27%) Finance
13 17 (16.35%) TDD
13 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
13 17 (16.35%) Spring
14 16 (15.38%) Ajax
14 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (15.38%) SharePoint
15 15 (14.42%) XML
15 15 (14.42%) PHP
15 15 (14.42%) J2EE
15 15 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (13.46%) Degree
16 14 (13.46%) Intranet
16 14 (13.46%) Advertising
16 14 (13.46%) Hibernate
17 12 (11.54%) OO

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 16 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.58%) Apache
2 11 (10.58%) IIS
3 4 (3.85%) CMS
4 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.92%) Drupal
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.96%) Moodle
6 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.46%) Intranet
2 11 (10.58%) Internet
3 3 (2.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.54%) MySQL
3 12 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
4 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.65%) OLAP
6 7 (6.73%) OLAP Cube
6 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.92%) DTS
9 2 (1.92%) GIS
9 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.92%) QlikView
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (10.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.65%) JUnit
3 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.73%) Subversion
5 6 (5.77%) AnthillPro
5 6 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.77%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.77%) Gradle
5 6 (5.77%) Hudson
5 6 (5.77%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.81%) Ant
6 5 (4.81%) Maven
7 4 (3.85%) RSpec
7 4 (3.85%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.92%) MorphX
8 2 (1.92%) PVCS
8 2 (1.92%) Selenium
8 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Advertising
3 11 (10.58%) Legal
4 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
5 8 (7.69%) Marketing
6 7 (6.73%) Banking
7 4 (3.85%) Billing
8 2 (1.92%) Electronics
8 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.42%) .NET
2 35 (33.65%) HTML
3 31 (29.81%) ASP.NET
4 27 (25.96%) jQuery
5 26 (25.00%) Web Services
6 24 (23.08%) CSS
7 17 (16.35%) Spring
8 16 (15.38%) Ajax
9 15 (14.42%) J2EE
9 15 (14.42%) XML
10 14 (13.46%) Hibernate
11 12 (11.54%) JSON
12 11 (10.58%) Struts
13 10 (9.62%) AngularJS
14 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (6.73%) JSP
15 7 (6.73%) LAMP
16 6 (5.77%) DHTML
16 6 (5.77%) HTML5
16 6 (5.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) AS400
1 9 (8.65%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) Blog
3 6 (5.77%) Web 2.0
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.96%) Informatics
5 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) Social Media
5 1 (0.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Linux
2 5 (4.81%) Android
3 4 (3.85%) Windows
4 3 (2.88%) Unix
5 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.62%) MVC
3 24 (23.08%) Web Development
4 17 (16.35%) TDD
5 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (11.54%) OO
7 11 (10.58%) ETL
8 10 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.65%) OOP
9 9 (8.65%) Scrum
10 8 (7.69%) BDD
11 7 (6.73%) Web Application Development
12 6 (5.77%) Test Automation
13 5 (4.81%) SDLC
14 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.85%) OOD
14 4 (3.85%) Prototyping
14 4 (3.85%) Software Engineering
14 4 (3.85%) Unit Testing
15 3 (2.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.31%) C#
2 43 (41.35%) SQL
3 36 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 30 (28.85%) Java
5 15 (14.42%) PHP
6 12 (11.54%) VB.NET
7 10 (9.62%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.65%) RPG
8 9 (8.65%) RPG IV
9 8 (7.69%) VB
10 7 (6.73%) Ruby
11 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.92%) Perl
11 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.92%) Python
11 2 (1.92%) VBA
11 2 (1.92%) X++
12 1 (0.96%) C++
12 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Ansible
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Guidewire
4 2 (1.92%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Serena
4 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago