The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 29 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 22 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.85% 5.10% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.59% 5.49% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
290 237 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 90.34% 92.94% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 224 148 138
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Solihull region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Solihull

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 23 (82.14%) .NET
1 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET
2 20 (71.43%) C#
3 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
3 19 (67.86%) .NET Framework
4 17 (60.71%) MVC
5 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (50.00%) SharePoint
8 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
9 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
10 10 (35.71%) Oracle
10 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
10 10 (35.71%) HTML
10 10 (35.71%) NUnit
10 10 (35.71%) Time Management
10 10 (35.71%) Open Source
11 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
12 8 (28.57%) jQuery
13 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (25.00%) SQL
14 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
14 6 (21.43%) CSS
14 6 (21.43%) CRM
14 6 (21.43%) Web Services
14 6 (21.43%) Degree
14 6 (21.43%) HTML5

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 14 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) NUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Hudson
3 1 (3.57%) Grunt
3 1 (3.57%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) .NET Framework
3 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) jQuery
7 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 6 (21.43%) CSS
8 5 (17.86%) Silverlight
9 4 (14.29%) CSS3
10 3 (10.71%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (10.71%) CSLA
10 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (10.71%) Ajax
10 3 (10.71%) JSON
10 3 (10.71%) WCF
10 3 (10.71%) XML
11 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (35.71%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) MVC
2 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 10 (35.71%) Time Management
3 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.57%) Product Management
9 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 4 (14.29%) VB
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.14%) PHP
7 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
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