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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 31 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.67% 7.75% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 8.00% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 17
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
229 275 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.42% 96.83% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 179 222 166
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) ETL
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) Java EE
4 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) CRM

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Extranet
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) Java EE
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) XSD
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) Analytics
3 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Document Management
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) DevExpress
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica