The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 31 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.05% 3.03% 11.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 3.25% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 19
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% -
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 123 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.49% 93.18% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 182 98 143
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
West Yorkshire

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 28 July 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 17 (58.62%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
3 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) Finance
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) MVC
7 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) OO
9 6 (20.69%) CSS
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) OOP
9 6 (20.69%) MySQL
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) PHP
9 6 (20.69%) WCF
9 6 (20.69%) PHP5
9 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (20.69%) HTML5
9 6 (20.69%) CSS3
10 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.79%) Active Directory

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DHCP
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 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 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) Web Services
5 6 (20.69%) CSS
5 6 (20.69%) WCF
5 6 (20.69%) HTML5
5 6 (20.69%) CSS3
6 4 (13.79%) SOAP
6 4 (13.79%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.45%) Spring
8 1 (3.45%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
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 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) UML
7 3 (10.34%) RUP
7 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) ETL
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) 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%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.90%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) VB6
8 1 (3.45%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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