The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 26 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 2.78% 2.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 2.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Developer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham 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
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 101 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 95.37% 90.18% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76 77 96
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Durham

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Durham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Durham

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Durham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 2 £35,000 -
Senior Developer
North East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) PHPUnit
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (14.29%) PHP 5
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) Symfony
6 2 (14.29%) Zend
6 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) MooTools
6 2 (14.29%) YAML
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) PHPUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) RSpec
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) MooTools
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Symfony
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) YAML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) Haml
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) PHP 5
6 1 (7.14%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.14%) VB6
6 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com