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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 33 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.86% 6.88% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 7.28% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 5
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £39,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
263 261 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.93% 94.57% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 250 207 223
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13 (56.52%) C#
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
1 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
8 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
8 4 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (17.39%) Social Media
8 4 (17.39%) jQuery
8 4 (17.39%) Java EE
8 4 (17.39%) Retail
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) Web Design
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Adobe
8 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
8 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
1 4 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) NUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) Java EE
6 3 (13.04%) WPF
6 3 (13.04%) Silverlight
6 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.70%) REST
7 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
7 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) J2EE
7 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.70%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Social Media
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Web Design
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
4 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
6 1 (4.35%) SEO
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter
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