The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 24 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 15 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.33% 7.07% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.47% 7.14% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 2
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
177 196 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.33% 98.99% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 131 141 144
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Halifax

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) SCCM
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 8 (42.11%) WCF
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) WinForms
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) SOAP
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) Perl
6 4 (21.05%) VB

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (15.79%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) jQuery
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (42.11%) WCF
3 6 (31.58%) SOAP
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) WinForms
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (21.05%) WPF
4 4 (21.05%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) Ajax
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) JSLint
5 3 (15.79%) RequireJS
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Online Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
1 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) RUP
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 4 (21.05%) VB
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter
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