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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 44 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.20% 2.85% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 2.98% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
702 672 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.18% 95.86% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 633 584 483
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 5 August 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 41 (60.29%) JavaScript
1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) C#
2 34 (50.00%) .NET
3 31 (45.59%) MVC
4 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
5 25 (36.76%) SQL
5 25 (36.76%) Unit Testing
6 24 (35.29%) PHP
7 21 (30.88%) HTML
7 21 (30.88%) Web Services
8 20 (29.41%) Java
9 19 (27.94%) CSS
9 19 (27.94%) jQuery
10 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 16 (23.53%) MySQL
11 16 (23.53%) TDD
11 16 (23.53%) SaaS
11 16 (23.53%) REST
11 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
12 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
12 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (22.06%) OO
13 14 (20.59%) SOAP
13 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
14 12 (17.65%) NetSuite
14 12 (17.65%) .NET Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.41%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.94%) Moodle
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) WordPress
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) SaaS
2 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) HTTP
1 2 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.53%) MySQL
3 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
4 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (13.24%) Redis
7 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (17.65%) Eclipse
3 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) Toad
5 1 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (13.24%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) .NET
2 21 (30.88%) Web Services
2 21 (30.88%) HTML
3 19 (27.94%) CSS
3 19 (27.94%) jQuery
4 16 (23.53%) REST
4 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 16 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 14 (20.59%) SOAP
6 12 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 12 (17.65%) HTML5
7 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (14.71%) XML
9 9 (13.24%) Doctrine
9 9 (13.24%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (13.24%) Zend Framework
10 8 (11.76%) Entity Framework
10 8 (11.76%) CSS3
10 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (8.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) NHS
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Android
1 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) MVC
3 25 (36.76%) Unit Testing
4 16 (23.53%) TDD
5 15 (22.06%) OO
6 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (17.65%) OOP
7 12 (17.65%) CRM
8 9 (13.24%) OO PHP
9 8 (11.76%) B2B
10 4 (5.88%) SOA
10 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.41%) Web Development
11 3 (4.41%) SDLC
11 3 (4.41%) Time Management
11 3 (4.41%) MVVM
11 3 (4.41%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.41%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (2.94%) Open Source
12 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (60.29%) JavaScript
2 34 (50.00%) C#
3 25 (36.76%) SQL
4 24 (35.29%) PHP
5 20 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Siebel
1 12 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
1 12 (17.65%) NetSuite
2 9 (13.24%) Zend
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Sybase
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
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