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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 34 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 14 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.53% 2.82% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 2.88% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 7
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £46,100
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
238 312 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.07% 97.81% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 188 233 148
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £24,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 31 (86.11%) C#
2 29 (80.56%) .NET
3 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 15 (41.67%) HTML
5 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 14 (38.89%) CSS
6 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 11 (30.56%) MVC
8 10 (27.78%) VB.NET
8 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
8 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
9 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
9 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (19.44%) SaaS
11 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
11 7 (19.44%) WPF
11 7 (19.44%) XML
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (13.89%) HTML5
13 5 (13.89%) Sass
13 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
13 5 (13.89%) People Management

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) HTML
3 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 14 (38.89%) CSS
4 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
5 7 (19.44%) XML
5 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
5 7 (19.44%) WPF
6 5 (13.89%) HTML5
6 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (13.89%) Sass
6 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (11.11%) jQuery
7 4 (11.11%) Web Services
8 3 (8.33%) Ajax
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.33%) LINQ
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) MVC
3 10 (27.78%) Waterfall
4 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.89%) People Management
6 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
8 2 (5.56%) OO
9 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.78%) ETRM
9 1 (2.78%) Release Management
9 1 (2.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) C#
2 10 (27.78%) VB.NET
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) XPath
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.78%) Red Gate
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Posted: 5 days ago
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