The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 18 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.90% 0.94% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 1.02% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89 196 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 84.76% 92.02% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 147 160
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Midlands region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in the Midlands

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Underscore.js
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Smarty
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Query Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) DataStage
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Underscore.js
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Smarty
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft