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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 33 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 14 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.33% 3.69% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 3.95% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 9
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.84%
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
300 253 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 92.88% 93.36% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 242 174 176
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 30 January 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (76.00%) C#
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) MVC
3 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
6 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle
9 7 (28.00%) NUnit
9 7 (28.00%) Time Management
9 7 (28.00%) Open Source
9 7 (28.00%) jQuery
10 6 (24.00%) HTML5
10 6 (24.00%) CSS
11 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 4 (16.00%) TDD
12 4 (16.00%) Degree
12 4 (16.00%) CRM

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) NUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) Yeoman
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (56.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (28.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) HTML5
6 6 (24.00%) CSS
7 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 4 (16.00%) CSS3
7 4 (16.00%) WCF
7 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (12.00%) Sass
8 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.00%) WF
8 3 (12.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) JSON
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (28.00%) Time Management
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (4.00%) Product Management
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Red Gate
4 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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