The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.49% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
584 484 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.85% 96.22% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 512 430 383
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Lucene
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Blog
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
6 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
2 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) TDD
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore