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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 50 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 26 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.69% 3.77% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 3.94% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
686 711 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.44% 95.82% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 620 589 452
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) MVC
3 29 (47.54%) .NET
4 28 (45.90%) C#
5 26 (42.62%) Unit Testing
6 25 (40.98%) SQL
7 22 (36.07%) PHP
8 21 (34.43%) Java
9 16 (26.23%) HTML
9 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
9 16 (26.23%) CSS
9 16 (26.23%) Web Services
10 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
10 15 (24.59%) TDD
10 15 (24.59%) jQuery
11 14 (22.95%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (22.95%) OO
11 14 (22.95%) MySQL
11 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
12 12 (19.67%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
12 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
12 12 (19.67%) OOP
12 12 (19.67%) HTML5
12 12 (19.67%) REST
12 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (18.03%) XML
14 10 (16.39%) SOAP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (19.67%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) Moodle
4 2 (3.28%) WordPress
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.39%) SaaS
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.28%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
1 2 (3.28%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.95%) MySQL
2 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
3 11 (18.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (14.75%) Redis
5 6 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.11%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.64%) Toad
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (14.75%) Marketing
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) .NET
2 16 (26.23%) CSS
2 16 (26.23%) Web Services
2 16 (26.23%) HTML
3 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET
3 15 (24.59%) jQuery
4 12 (19.67%) HTML5
4 12 (19.67%) REST
4 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
5 11 (18.03%) XML
6 10 (16.39%) SOAP
6 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (14.75%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (14.75%) Zend Framework
7 9 (14.75%) Doctrine
8 8 (13.11%) CSS3
9 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.48%) Ajax
10 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Android
1 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.28%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) MVC
3 26 (42.62%) Unit Testing
4 15 (24.59%) TDD
5 14 (22.95%) OO
6 12 (19.67%) OOP
6 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.75%) CRM
8 8 (13.11%) B2B
8 8 (13.11%) OO PHP
9 6 (9.84%) Web Development
10 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.56%) Scrum
11 4 (6.56%) SOA
12 3 (4.92%) Web Application Development
12 3 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (4.92%) SDLC
12 3 (4.92%) Time Management
12 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
12 3 (4.92%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
2 28 (45.90%) C#
3 25 (40.98%) SQL
4 22 (36.07%) PHP
5 21 (34.43%) Java
6 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.28%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) Python
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Nagios
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Salesforce.com
1 9 (14.75%) Zend
2 8 (13.11%) NetSuite
2 8 (13.11%) Siebel
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.64%) Sybase
6 1 (1.64%) New Relic
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 16 days ago