The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 70 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.43% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Senior Software 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
692 748 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.16% 96.89% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 605 606 568
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Cardiff region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) MVC
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) VB
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) QA
8 3 (21.43%) SDLC
8 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
8 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
8 3 (21.43%) Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Apache
9 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 2 (14.29%) MySQL
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (7.14%) MSTest
10 1 (7.14%) Moq
10 1 (7.14%) BDD

Senior Software 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Moodle
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Moq
1 1 (7.14%) MSTest
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) JSON
8 1 (7.14%) Spring
8 1 (7.14%) Struts
8 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
1 1 (7.14%) Informatics
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) VB
5 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle