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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 38 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 35 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.81% 2.25% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 2.36% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 15
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 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
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
702 424 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.43% 95.50% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 581 360 537
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 £26,500 £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 1 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 36 (65.45%) HTML
2 33 (60.00%) CSS
3 29 (52.73%) .NET
4 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 24 (43.64%) C#
5 24 (43.64%) MVC
6 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
8 16 (29.09%) PHP
8 16 (29.09%) MySQL
8 16 (29.09%) TDD
9 13 (23.64%) SQL
9 13 (23.64%) Java
10 12 (21.82%) XML
10 12 (21.82%) Web Development
10 12 (21.82%) HTML5
11 11 (20.00%) Web Services
11 11 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 10 (18.18%) Linux
12 10 (18.18%) Spring
12 10 (18.18%) jQuery
12 10 (18.18%) CSS3
13 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
13 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
13 9 (16.36%) Zend
13 9 (16.36%) OOP
13 9 (16.36%) SOAP
13 9 (16.36%) CRM

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (14.55%) CMS
2 6 (10.91%) Drupal
3 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
3 5 (9.09%) WordPress
4 3 (5.45%) Jetty
4 3 (5.45%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.82%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.09%) MySQL
3 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.27%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
2 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) Maven
3 2 (3.64%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.82%) NUnit
4 1 (1.82%) NSubstitute
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) RSpec
General
1 2 (3.64%) Back Office
2 1 (1.82%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) HTML
2 33 (60.00%) CSS
3 29 (52.73%) .NET
4 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
5 12 (21.82%) XML
5 12 (21.82%) HTML5
6 11 (20.00%) Web Services
7 10 (18.18%) Spring
7 10 (18.18%) jQuery
7 10 (18.18%) CSS3
8 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (16.36%) SOAP
9 8 (14.55%) REST
10 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
11 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
11 6 (10.91%) XSLT
12 5 (9.09%) XHTML
12 5 (9.09%) J2EE
12 5 (9.09%) RESTful
13 4 (7.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
1 4 (7.27%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Open Source
3 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) W3C
4 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) Animation
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Android
2 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) MVC
2 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.09%) TDD
4 12 (21.82%) Web Development
5 11 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.36%) OOP
6 9 (16.36%) CRM
7 8 (14.55%) OO
8 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) ERP
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Content Management
9 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Test Scripting
10 3 (5.45%) SEO
10 3 (5.45%) OOD
10 3 (5.45%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) JavaScript
2 24 (43.64%) C#
3 16 (29.09%) PHP
4 13 (23.64%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) PHP5
6 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL Certification
1 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Zend
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) SAP
2 4 (7.27%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.45%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
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