The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 46 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.03% 2.61% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 2.65% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,500 £41,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Senior Software 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
271 302 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.13% 98.69% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 209 220 122
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,159 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Solihull region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Solihull

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) SaaS
4 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (22.22%) WCF
7 2 (22.22%) WF
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 2 (22.22%) CRM
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 2 (22.22%) WF
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft