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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 40 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.14% 2.19% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% 2.30% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 14
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £44,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
714 435 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.62% 95.39% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 588 373 486
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (65.45%) JavaScript
2 34 (61.82%) HTML
3 31 (56.36%) CSS
4 29 (52.73%) .NET
5 25 (45.45%) C#
6 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
6 23 (41.82%) MVC
7 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (32.73%) TDD
8 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
9 14 (25.45%) MySQL
9 14 (25.45%) Java
9 14 (25.45%) PHP
9 14 (25.45%) SQL
10 13 (23.64%) Web Services
11 12 (21.82%) SOAP
12 11 (20.00%) XML
12 11 (20.00%) Spring
12 11 (20.00%) Web Development
13 10 (18.18%) CRM
13 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
13 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (18.18%) HTML5
13 10 (18.18%) REST
14 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
14 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
14 9 (16.36%) Linux
14 9 (16.36%) OO
14 9 (16.36%) jQuery
15 8 (14.55%) Zend

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (10.91%) Tomcat
1 6 (10.91%) CMS
2 4 (7.27%) Drupal
2 4 (7.27%) Jetty
2 4 (7.27%) WordPress
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.82%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.64%) Magento
3 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.45%) MySQL
3 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (7.27%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.82%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Maven
3 2 (3.64%) NSubstitute
3 2 (3.64%) Ant
3 2 (3.64%) NUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) RSpec
4 1 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.82%) Moq
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (3.64%) Back Office
2 1 (1.82%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (61.82%) HTML
2 31 (56.36%) CSS
3 29 (52.73%) .NET
4 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
5 13 (23.64%) Web Services
6 12 (21.82%) SOAP
7 11 (20.00%) XML
7 11 (20.00%) Spring
8 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (18.18%) HTML5
8 10 (18.18%) REST
9 9 (16.36%) jQuery
10 8 (14.55%) Hibernate
10 8 (14.55%) CSS3
11 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
12 6 (10.91%) XSLT
12 6 (10.91%) J2EE
12 6 (10.91%) RESTful
13 4 (7.27%) XHTML
14 3 (5.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) W3C
3 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Open Source
3 2 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.82%) Animation
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Android
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) MVC
2 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.73%) TDD
4 11 (20.00%) Web Development
5 10 (18.18%) CRM
5 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.36%) OO
6 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.73%) OOP
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.09%) ERP
8 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.27%) OOD
9 4 (7.27%) Content Management
10 3 (5.45%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) JavaScript
2 25 (45.45%) C#
3 14 (25.45%) Java
3 14 (25.45%) PHP
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.45%) PHP5
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Zend
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Business Objects
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
3 4 (7.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Siebel
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) NetSuite
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