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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 30 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.00% 3.08% 12.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 3.39% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
174 118 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.43% 90.77% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 163 98 158
Average salary £35,000 £35,200 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% -3.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014, 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 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 21 (72.41%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
3 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
4 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) Web Services
6 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) MVC
7 8 (27.59%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) OO
8 7 (24.14%) WCF
9 6 (20.69%) PHP5
9 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (20.69%) CSS
9 6 (20.69%) OOP
9 6 (20.69%) MySQL
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) PHP
9 6 (20.69%) HTML5
9 6 (20.69%) CSS3
9 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (13.79%) jQuery
11 4 (13.79%) VB6

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 12 (41.38%) Web Services
4 8 (27.59%) XML
5 7 (24.14%) WCF
6 6 (20.69%) HTML5
6 6 (20.69%) CSS3
6 6 (20.69%) CSS
7 4 (13.79%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.45%) XSL
9 1 (3.45%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) OOP
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) UML
6 3 (10.34%) RUP
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 21 (72.41%) C#
3 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) PHP
4 6 (20.69%) PHP5
5 4 (13.79%) VB
5 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
5 4 (13.79%) VB6
6 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.90%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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