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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 33 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 34 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.55% 3.61% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 3.74% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 7
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +44.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,931 £45,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,700 £42,000
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
600 561 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.88% 96.56% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 521 479 348
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 37 (78.72%) SQL
2 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
3 26 (55.32%) T-SQL
3 26 (55.32%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (55.32%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (53.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (53.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (53.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (48.94%) ETL
5 23 (48.94%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (48.94%) OLAP
6 19 (40.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (34.04%) Kimball Methodology
7 16 (34.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
9 12 (25.53%) Java
10 11 (23.40%) E-Commerce
10 11 (23.40%) Middleware
10 11 (23.40%) Spring
10 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (23.40%) Data Management
10 11 (23.40%) Data Cleansing
11 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
12 9 (19.15%) .NET
13 8 (17.02%) Web Services
13 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
13 8 (17.02%) Scrum
14 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
15 6 (12.77%) Java EE

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
2 26 (55.32%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (53.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (53.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (53.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (48.94%) OLAP
5 19 (40.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (34.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
9 3 (6.38%) MySQL
10 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Maven
2 4 (8.51%) JUnit
2 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) Selenium
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) Ant
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) Middleware
1 11 (23.40%) Spring
2 9 (19.15%) .NET
3 8 (17.02%) Web Services
4 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
5 6 (12.77%) Java EE
6 5 (10.64%) HTML
6 5 (10.64%) XML
6 5 (10.64%) SOAP
6 5 (10.64%) JPA
7 4 (8.51%) J2EE
8 3 (6.38%) CSS
8 3 (6.38%) Struts
8 3 (6.38%) JMS
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.38%) Spring Web Flow
9 2 (4.26%) JAX-WS
9 2 (4.26%) WCF
9 2 (4.26%) JSP
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (55.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
4 1 (2.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) ETL
1 23 (48.94%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (34.04%) Kimball Methodology
3 11 (23.40%) Data Cleansing
3 11 (23.40%) E-Commerce
3 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) Data Management
4 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
5 8 (17.02%) Scrum
6 4 (8.51%) MVC
7 3 (6.38%) UML
7 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) OOP
8 2 (4.26%) OO
8 2 (4.26%) TDD
8 2 (4.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) T-SQL
3 12 (25.53%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) C#
4 5 (10.64%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.38%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
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