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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 18 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 21 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.45% 3.55% 12.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.55% 3.85% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 29
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
199 156 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.00% 92.31% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 172 124 199
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £22,392
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) SQL
3 23 (85.19%) Web Services
4 21 (77.78%) XML
5 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
6 17 (62.96%) VB
7 16 (59.26%) Visual Studio
7 16 (59.26%) Project Management
7 16 (59.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (55.56%) Oracle
9 14 (51.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 13 (48.15%) .NET
11 7 (25.93%) WCF
12 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 5 (18.52%) MVC
13 5 (18.52%) TDD
13 5 (18.52%) VB6
14 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
15 3 (11.11%) Finance
15 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
16 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
16 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 2 (7.41%) jQuery
16 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
16 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
16 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
16 2 (7.41%) X++
16 2 (7.41%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (7.41%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Visual Studio
1 16 (59.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (51.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) Web Services
2 21 (77.78%) XML
3 13 (48.15%) .NET
4 7 (25.93%) WCF
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) Ajax
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Software Engineering
2 16 (59.26%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) SEO
5 2 (7.41%) Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) SQL
3 17 (62.96%) VB
4 5 (18.52%) VB6
5 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) X++
7 1 (3.70%) Lua
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
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