The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Sheffield region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 31 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 36 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.00% 4.90% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.26% 4.97% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 34
Median salary £40,250 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
575 765 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.83% 98.71% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 509 659 558
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 45 (75.00%) MVC
1 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (70.00%) HTML
2 42 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 38 (63.33%) TDD
4 36 (60.00%) Scrum
5 32 (53.33%) Web Development
6 24 (40.00%) Spring
6 24 (40.00%) Java
6 24 (40.00%) .NET
7 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
7 23 (38.33%) Mentoring
8 21 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (35.00%) SQL
8 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
9 20 (33.33%) CSS
9 20 (33.33%) Web Services
10 19 (31.67%) Spring MVC
11 18 (30.00%) C#
11 18 (30.00%) Pair Programming
12 17 (28.33%) Tomcat
13 16 (26.67%) J2EE
14 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
14 15 (25.00%) Data Protection
15 14 (23.33%) Apache Solr
16 13 (21.67%) HTML5
16 13 (21.67%) RESTful
16 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
16 13 (21.67%) Linux
16 13 (21.67%) JUnit

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (28.33%) Tomcat
3 14 (23.33%) Apache Solr
4 7 (11.67%) CMS
4 7 (11.67%) Liferay
4 7 (11.67%) Magnolia
5 3 (5.00%) JBoss
5 3 (5.00%) Node.js
6 2 (3.33%) Apache
7 1 (1.67%) nginx
7 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (11.67%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (5.00%) MySQL
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.67%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) JUnit
2 12 (20.00%) Maven
3 11 (18.33%) Ant
3 11 (18.33%) Mockito
4 7 (11.67%) MSI
5 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
6 2 (3.33%) Grunt
6 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.67%) JMeter
7 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.67%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (70.00%) HTML
2 24 (40.00%) .NET
2 24 (40.00%) Spring
3 21 (35.00%) Hibernate
4 20 (33.33%) CSS
4 20 (33.33%) Web Services
5 19 (31.67%) Spring MVC
6 16 (26.67%) J2EE
7 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 13 (21.67%) HTML5
8 13 (21.67%) RESTful
9 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (18.33%) FreeMarker
10 11 (18.33%) JSP
10 11 (18.33%) Servlets
10 11 (18.33%) Spring Web Flow
10 11 (18.33%) Velocity
11 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 10 (16.67%) Laravel
11 10 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Unix
3 7 (11.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (75.00%) MVC
2 38 (63.33%) TDD
3 36 (60.00%) Scrum
4 32 (53.33%) Web Development
5 23 (38.33%) Mentoring
6 18 (30.00%) Pair Programming
7 15 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
9 12 (20.00%) OOP
10 11 (18.33%) Business Development
10 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
11 9 (15.00%) BDD
11 9 (15.00%) Kanban
11 9 (15.00%) SOLID
12 7 (11.67%) CRM
12 7 (11.67%) ERP
12 7 (11.67%) Logistics
12 7 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (11.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.00%) Java
3 21 (35.00%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) C#
5 11 (18.33%) PHP
5 11 (18.33%) Scala
6 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.67%) Uniface
6 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Zend
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) Pegasus
3 7 (11.67%) Sage
3 7 (11.67%) VMware
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
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