The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 44 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 33 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.71% 3.80% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.87% 3.88% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
678 670 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.86% 97.95% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 584 558 491
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 49 (64.47%) SQL Server
2 45 (59.21%) .NET
2 45 (59.21%) JavaScript
3 38 (50.00%) C#
4 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (46.05%) MVC
6 33 (43.42%) HTML
7 31 (40.79%) CSS
8 25 (32.89%) ASP.NET
9 21 (27.63%) jQuery
10 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (22.37%) SQL
12 16 (21.05%) Web Services
12 16 (21.05%) OO
12 16 (21.05%) HTML5
13 15 (19.74%) CSS3
13 15 (19.74%) Test Scripting
13 15 (19.74%) PHP
13 15 (19.74%) Web Development
14 14 (18.42%) Scrum
14 14 (18.42%) CRM
14 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
15 13 (17.11%) Unit Testing
15 13 (17.11%) MySQL
15 13 (17.11%) XML
16 12 (15.79%) CMS
16 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (14.47%) OOP
18 10 (13.16%) TDD

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (15.79%) CMS
2 9 (11.84%) Drupal
3 7 (9.21%) WordPress
3 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.89%) Umbraco
4 6 (7.89%) IIS
5 4 (5.26%) Facebook Platform
6 2 (2.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.32%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.32%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.32%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.26%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (64.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) MySQL
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.32%) OLAP
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.26%) Subversion
4 3 (3.95%) Maven
4 3 (3.95%) Ant
5 1 (1.32%) JUnit
5 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.32%) NUnit
5 1 (1.32%) NSubstitute
General
1 6 (7.89%) Back Office
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Games
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (59.21%) .NET
2 33 (43.42%) HTML
3 31 (40.79%) CSS
4 25 (32.89%) ASP.NET
5 21 (27.63%) jQuery
6 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (21.05%) HTML5
7 16 (21.05%) Web Services
8 15 (19.74%) CSS3
9 13 (17.11%) XML
10 9 (11.84%) SOAP
10 9 (11.84%) LAMP
10 9 (11.84%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.84%) REST
11 6 (7.89%) Sass
11 6 (7.89%) Spring
12 5 (6.58%) XHTML
13 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
14 3 (3.95%) Ajax
14 3 (3.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.89%) User Experience
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.32%) W3C
6 1 (1.32%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.32%) Animation
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Android
1 9 (11.84%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.21%) Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) AIX
4 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.05%) MVC
3 16 (21.05%) OO
4 15 (19.74%) Web Development
4 15 (19.74%) Test Scripting
5 14 (18.42%) CRM
5 14 (18.42%) Scrum
5 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
6 13 (17.11%) Unit Testing
7 11 (14.47%) OOP
8 10 (13.16%) TDD
9 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
10 7 (9.21%) SEO
10 7 (9.21%) Content Management
11 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.58%) ETL
12 5 (6.58%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.26%) ERP
14 3 (3.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) JavaScript
2 38 (50.00%) C#
3 17 (22.37%) SQL
4 15 (19.74%) PHP
5 10 (13.16%) PHP5
6 7 (9.21%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.89%) Java
8 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.53%) Zend
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Business Objects
3 4 (5.26%) SAP
3 4 (5.26%) Siebel
3 4 (5.26%) Adobe
3 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.26%) NetSuite
3 4 (5.26%) Facebook
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