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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 26 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 34 82 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.19% 11.45% 7.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.27% 11.71% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 62 51
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,173 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,250 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
542 700 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.72% 97.77% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 500 577 583
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 57 (68.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.37%) Java
3 35 (42.17%) SQL
4 33 (39.76%) Spring
5 32 (38.55%) Hibernate
6 29 (34.94%) REST
6 29 (34.94%) Mentoring
7 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
7 26 (31.33%) SOAP
8 25 (30.12%) Scrum
9 24 (28.92%) CSS
10 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
11 19 (22.89%) C#
11 19 (22.89%) HTML
11 19 (22.89%) .NET
12 17 (20.48%) MVC
13 16 (19.28%) Unit Testing
14 15 (18.07%) jQuery
14 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET
15 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
15 13 (15.66%) HTML5
15 13 (15.66%) AngularJS
16 12 (14.46%) CSS3
17 10 (12.05%) HTTP
17 10 (12.05%) Finance
17 10 (12.05%) JUnit
17 10 (12.05%) OO
17 10 (12.05%) TDD
17 10 (12.05%) Web Development
17 10 (12.05%) JSON

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 9 (10.84%) Apache
2 8 (9.64%) CMS
3 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.02%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.61%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.82%) SaaS
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) MySQL
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.82%) Big Data
4 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.20%) GIS
7 1 (1.20%) OLAP
7 1 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) JUnit
2 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.02%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.82%) NetBeans
5 3 (3.61%) Mockito
5 3 (3.61%) Subversion
5 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.41%) Ant
6 2 (2.41%) Bower
6 2 (2.41%) Gradle
6 2 (2.41%) Grunt
6 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.41%) Maven
7 1 (1.20%) gulp
7 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.20%) Mocha
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.20%) TestNG
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Advertising
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Billing
5 1 (1.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.76%) Spring
2 32 (38.55%) Hibernate
3 29 (34.94%) REST
4 26 (31.33%) SOAP
5 24 (28.92%) CSS
6 19 (22.89%) .NET
6 19 (22.89%) HTML
7 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET
7 15 (18.07%) jQuery
8 13 (15.66%) AngularJS
8 13 (15.66%) HTML5
9 12 (14.46%) CSS3
10 10 (12.05%) JSON
11 9 (10.84%) J2EE
12 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
12 8 (9.64%) Web Services
13 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (8.43%) Entity Framework
13 7 (8.43%) Node.js
14 6 (7.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) iSeries
2 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.84%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) Android
2 3 (3.61%) Unix
3 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (68.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.94%) Mentoring
3 25 (30.12%) Scrum
4 17 (20.48%) MVC
5 16 (19.28%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.05%) OO
6 10 (12.05%) TDD
6 10 (12.05%) Web Development
7 9 (10.84%) Front End Development
8 7 (8.43%) OOP
8 7 (8.43%) SDLC
8 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.02%) Feasibility Study
11 4 (4.82%) System Testing
12 3 (3.61%) BDD
12 3 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.61%) ETL
12 3 (3.61%) Open Source
12 3 (3.61%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) Java
2 35 (42.17%) SQL
3 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
4 19 (22.89%) C#
5 7 (8.43%) PHP
6 4 (4.82%) RPG
6 4 (4.82%) RPG IV
6 4 (4.82%) RPG/400
7 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.61%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.41%) C++
8 2 (2.41%) Scala
9 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.20%) C
9 1 (1.20%) Perl
9 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle
2 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.41%) Zend
4 1 (1.20%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 4 days ago