The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 56 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 20 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.91% 1.94% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 2.01% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 20
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
658 548 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.78% 96.65% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 572 481 472
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
South Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 31 (57.41%) HTML
1 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 28 (51.85%) CSS
3 25 (46.30%) .NET
4 23 (42.59%) C#
4 23 (42.59%) MVC
5 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET
6 19 (35.19%) MySQL
6 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
7 18 (33.33%) SQL
7 18 (33.33%) Java
8 17 (31.48%) SOAP
8 17 (31.48%) TDD
9 15 (27.78%) PHP
9 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (24.07%) OO
11 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
12 12 (22.22%) Spring
12 12 (22.22%) REST
13 11 (20.37%) Zend
13 11 (20.37%) Web Services
14 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
15 9 (16.67%) HTTP
15 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
15 9 (16.67%) Linux
15 9 (16.67%) Web Development
16 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
16 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
16 8 (14.81%) Degree

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) Jetty
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) Drupal
4 1 (1.85%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Magento
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.85%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) HTTP
2 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) MySQL
1 19 (35.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.70%) NSubstitute
4 2 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.85%) Moq
5 1 (1.85%) RSpec
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (5.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (57.41%) HTML
2 28 (51.85%) CSS
3 25 (46.30%) .NET
4 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET
5 17 (31.48%) SOAP
6 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (22.22%) Spring
7 12 (22.22%) REST
8 11 (20.37%) Web Services
9 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
10 8 (14.81%) XML
10 8 (14.81%) J2EE
11 5 (9.26%) jQuery
11 5 (9.26%) HTML5
11 5 (9.26%) RESTful
11 5 (9.26%) XSLT
12 4 (7.41%) XHTML
12 4 (7.41%) XSL
12 4 (7.41%) XML-RPC
12 4 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Open Source
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.41%) W3C
5 2 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.85%) Social Media
6 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) UNIX
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) MVC
2 17 (31.48%) TDD
3 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) OO
5 9 (16.67%) Web Development
6 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
6 8 (14.81%) OOD
6 8 (14.81%) Scrum
7 5 (9.26%) CRM
8 4 (7.41%) OOP
9 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.70%) ERP
10 2 (3.70%) Workflow
10 2 (3.70%) Content Management
10 2 (3.70%) Build Automation
11 1 (1.85%) BDD
11 1 (1.85%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.85%) ATDD
11 1 (1.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 23 (42.59%) C#
3 18 (33.33%) SQL
3 18 (33.33%) Java
4 15 (27.78%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Zend
2 8 (14.81%) JBoss
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter
4 1 (1.85%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.85%) Siebel
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
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