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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 32 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.57% 2.58% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.88% 2.68% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
276 299 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.50% 96.45% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 216 232 163
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (82.86%) C#
2 27 (77.14%) .NET
3 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (40.00%) HTML
5 13 (37.14%) CSS
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
6 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
8 10 (28.57%) MVC
8 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
9 9 (25.71%) Silverlight
10 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
10 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (20.00%) SaaS
11 7 (20.00%) WPF
11 7 (20.00%) XML
12 6 (17.14%) Scrum
12 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (14.29%) Sass
13 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (11.43%) Web Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) HTML
3 13 (37.14%) CSS
4 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
5 9 (25.71%) Silverlight
6 7 (20.00%) WPF
6 7 (20.00%) XML
7 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
8 5 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (14.29%) Sass
8 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (8.57%) jQuery
9 3 (8.57%) Web Services
9 3 (8.57%) HTML5
10 2 (5.71%) SOAP
10 2 (5.71%) XSD
10 2 (5.71%) XSL
10 2 (5.71%) Spring
10 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) MVC
2 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (11.43%) Web Development
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) Release Management
7 1 (2.86%) ETRM
7 1 (2.86%) BDD
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.86%) Process Management
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) C#
2 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) C++
5 2 (5.71%) XPath
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.86%) VB6
6 1 (2.86%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.86%) Red Gate
3 1 (2.86%) Apple
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jumar
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago