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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 24 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 12 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.86% 3.09% 4.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.94% 3.43% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 10
Average salary £45,000 £31,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.73% -20.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
173 175 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.86% 90.21% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 142 135 168
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) SQL
3 27 (87.10%) Web Services
3 27 (87.10%) XML
4 26 (83.87%) Software Engineering
5 23 (74.19%) Visual Studio
5 23 (74.19%) VB
5 23 (74.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (70.97%) Oracle
6 22 (70.97%) Project Management
7 21 (67.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 17 (54.84%) .NET
9 7 (22.58%) WCF
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
11 4 (12.90%) VB6
12 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
12 3 (9.68%) TDD
12 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
12 3 (9.68%) Finance
12 3 (9.68%) MVC
13 2 (6.45%) SEO
13 2 (6.45%) CMS
13 2 (6.45%) Web Design
13 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
13 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
13 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
13 2 (6.45%) CSS
13 2 (6.45%) ERP
13 2 (6.45%) Microsoft

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (6.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (74.19%) Visual Studio
1 23 (74.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (67.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) Web Services
1 27 (87.10%) XML
2 17 (54.84%) .NET
3 7 (22.58%) WCF
4 2 (6.45%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) Ajax
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.45%) jQuery
4 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Software Engineering
2 22 (70.97%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.68%) TDD
3 3 (9.68%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) SEO
4 2 (6.45%) Web Design
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) ERP
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) SQL
3 23 (74.19%) VB
4 4 (12.90%) VB6
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) X++
7 1 (3.23%) Lua
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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