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 25 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 51 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 16 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.45% 1.93% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.99% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 22
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £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
618 553 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.79% 97.19% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 544 489 466
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 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,600 £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 25 July 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 29 (55.77%) HTML
2 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 27 (51.92%) CSS
4 23 (44.23%) .NET
5 22 (42.31%) C#
6 21 (40.38%) MVC
7 20 (38.46%) MySQL
8 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
9 18 (34.62%) SQL
10 17 (32.69%) Java
10 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
10 17 (32.69%) SOAP
11 16 (30.77%) PHP
11 16 (30.77%) TDD
12 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (25.00%) OO
14 12 (23.08%) Zend
14 12 (23.08%) REST
15 11 (21.15%) Spring
16 10 (19.23%) Web Services
16 10 (19.23%) Web Development
17 9 (17.31%) Degree
17 9 (17.31%) Linux
17 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
17 9 (17.31%) Hibernate
17 9 (17.31%) HTTP
18 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
18 8 (15.38%) Scrum

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (17.31%) Tomcat
2 8 (15.38%) Jetty
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Magento
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.92%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) MySQL
2 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) Subversion
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.92%) NUnit
4 1 (1.92%) RSpec
4 1 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.92%) Moq
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) NSubstitute
General
1 3 (5.77%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (55.77%) HTML
2 27 (51.92%) CSS
3 23 (44.23%) .NET
4 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
5 17 (32.69%) SOAP
6 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (23.08%) REST
8 11 (21.15%) Spring
9 10 (19.23%) Web Services
10 9 (17.31%) Hibernate
11 8 (15.38%) XML
11 8 (15.38%) J2EE
12 5 (9.62%) XSLT
12 5 (9.62%) HTML5
12 5 (9.62%) RESTful
13 4 (7.69%) CSS3
13 4 (7.69%) jQuery
13 4 (7.69%) XML-RPC
13 4 (7.69%) XHTML
13 4 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Open Source
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.69%) W3C
5 1 (1.92%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) MVC
2 16 (30.77%) TDD
3 13 (25.00%) OO
3 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.23%) Web Development
5 8 (15.38%) Scrum
5 8 (15.38%) OOD
5 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.69%) OOP
6 4 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.85%) UML
7 2 (3.85%) Workflow
8 1 (1.92%) SEO
8 1 (1.92%) Refactoring
8 1 (1.92%) Pair Programming
8 1 (1.92%) Content Management
8 1 (1.92%) SOA
8 1 (1.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 22 (42.31%) C#
3 18 (34.62%) SQL
4 17 (32.69%) Java
5 16 (30.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Zend
2 8 (15.38%) JBoss
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.92%) Twitter
5 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.92%) Siebel
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