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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 43 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.93% 4.93% 7.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 5.05% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 16
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £53,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
297 277 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.50% 97.54% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 242 206 168
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 £24,457 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 26 November 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 21 (84.00%) C#
2 18 (72.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) HTML
6 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (40.00%) CSS
6 10 (40.00%) MVC
7 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
8 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (24.00%) XML
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (20.00%) People Management
10 5 (20.00%) Sass
10 5 (20.00%) HTML5
11 4 (16.00%) Degree
11 4 (16.00%) WCF
11 4 (16.00%) CRM
11 4 (16.00%) Web Services
12 3 (12.00%) PHP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (4.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (24.00%) XML
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (20.00%) Sass
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.00%) WCF
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) WPF
7 3 (12.00%) WF
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) CSS3
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
8 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
8 2 (8.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) People Management
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Release Management
8 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) ETRM
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Content Management
8 1 (4.00%) Logistics
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) XPath
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.00%) VB6
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.00%) Red Gate
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