The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 58 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 28 52 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.76% 5.06% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 5.20% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 30
Average salary £33,000 £39,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1000 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.65% 97.28% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 817 908 789
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Senior Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -8 16 £39,000 -2.50%
Torfaen +1 3 £40,000 -
Caerphilly - 3 £32,500 - 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 36 (46.75%) .NET
2 33 (42.86%) Web Services
2 33 (42.86%) HTML
3 32 (41.56%) Java
4 31 (40.26%) C#
4 31 (40.26%) MVC
5 29 (37.66%) SQL
5 29 (37.66%) SQL Server
6 28 (36.36%) Scrum
7 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
9 22 (28.57%) Spring
10 21 (27.27%) SOAP
11 20 (25.97%) CSS
12 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET
12 19 (24.68%) .NET Framework
13 17 (22.08%) Finance
14 16 (20.78%) SEO
14 16 (20.78%) Hibernate
14 16 (20.78%) UML
14 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
15 15 (19.48%) XML
16 14 (18.18%) jQuery
17 12 (15.58%) Symfony
17 12 (15.58%) PHP
18 11 (14.29%) Web Development
18 11 (14.29%) Maven
18 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
19 10 (12.99%) RESTful
19 10 (12.99%) OO

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (10.39%) CMS
2 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
5 3 (3.90%) Confluence
6 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.30%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.30%) ImageReady
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Maven
2 8 (10.39%) Ant
3 7 (9.09%) JUnit
3 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.79%) Subversion
5 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.90%) JIRA
6 3 (3.90%) Bugzilla
6 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.90%) Hudson
7 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.49%) Advertising
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.75%) .NET
2 33 (42.86%) Web Services
2 33 (42.86%) HTML
3 22 (28.57%) Spring
4 21 (27.27%) SOAP
5 20 (25.97%) CSS
6 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET
6 19 (24.68%) .NET Framework
7 16 (20.78%) Hibernate
8 15 (19.48%) XML
9 14 (18.18%) jQuery
10 12 (15.58%) Symfony
11 10 (12.99%) RESTful
12 9 (11.69%) JSON
12 9 (11.69%) WCF
13 8 (10.39%) Spring Web Flow
13 8 (10.39%) HTML5
13 8 (10.39%) Java EE
13 8 (10.39%) Ajax
13 8 (10.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Social Media
1 7 (9.09%) Kindle
2 5 (6.49%) Social Network
2 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.19%) Open Source
4 3 (3.90%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Blog
5 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Arduino
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Android
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) MVC
2 28 (36.36%) Scrum
3 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.78%) SEO
4 16 (20.78%) UML
5 11 (14.29%) Web Development
5 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.99%) OO
7 9 (11.69%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.09%) TDD
8 7 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 6 (7.79%) SOA
10 5 (6.49%) Content Management
10 5 (6.49%) Refactoring
10 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.19%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) Customer Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (5.19%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) Java
2 31 (40.26%) C#
3 29 (37.66%) SQL
4 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (15.58%) PHP
6 8 (10.39%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.19%) C
7 4 (5.19%) VB
8 3 (3.90%) Scala
8 3 (3.90%) Clojure
8 3 (3.90%) Groovy
9 2 (2.60%) PHP5
9 2 (2.60%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.30%) VBScript
10 1 (1.30%) C++
10 1 (1.30%) XAML
10 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Twitter
3 5 (6.49%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.90%) Facebook
5 2 (2.60%) Sencha
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle
6 1 (1.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.30%) Adobe
6 1 (1.30%) Google
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