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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 17 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 10.73% 5.51% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.05% 5.92% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 2
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.79%
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
172 355 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 97.18% 93.18% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89 290 123
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,870
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 26 (83.87%) XML
1 26 (83.87%) C#
1 26 (83.87%) VB
1 26 (83.87%) Oracle
2 25 (80.65%) Visual Studio
2 25 (80.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 25 (80.65%) Web Services
2 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
2 25 (80.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (77.42%) SQL
3 24 (77.42%) Project Management
4 22 (70.97%) .NET
5 5 (16.13%) Banking
5 5 (16.13%) Retail
5 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
5 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.45%) VB6
6 2 (6.45%) WCF
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (3.23%) Finance

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (80.65%) Visual Studio
1 25 (80.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 25 (80.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) XML
2 25 (80.65%) Web Services
3 22 (70.97%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
2 24 (77.42%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C#
1 26 (83.87%) VB
2 24 (77.42%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VB6
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Oracle
Halifax, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago