The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Wales / South Wales
Rank 22 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 75 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.74% 6.91% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 7.07% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60 62 67
Median salary £48,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £45,400
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
874 1061 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.98% 97.70% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 776 922 1032
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 41 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Newport +3 17 £50,000 +23.45%
Torfaen +10 3 £55,000 +38.36%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £39,000 -
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 82 (58.57%) SQL
2 81 (57.86%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (39.29%) CSS
4 54 (38.57%) HTML
5 52 (37.14%) Java
6 50 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 47 (33.57%) .NET
8 45 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 40 (28.57%) Spring
10 39 (27.86%) C#
11 38 (27.14%) Hibernate
11 38 (27.14%) jQuery
12 37 (26.43%) Scrum
12 37 (26.43%) MVC
13 34 (24.29%) Mentoring
14 33 (23.57%) SOAP
15 32 (22.86%) ASP.NET
16 30 (21.43%) REST
17 28 (20.00%) Finance
18 23 (16.43%) Microsoft
19 21 (15.00%) Front End Development
20 20 (14.29%) T-SQL
21 19 (13.57%) SDLC
22 18 (12.86%) Web Services
22 18 (12.86%) XML
23 17 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web API
24 16 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
24 16 (11.43%) Ajax
25 15 (10.71%) Web Development
25 15 (10.71%) Unit Testing

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.71%) Apache
2 6 (4.29%) CMS
3 4 (2.86%) JBoss
3 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.14%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (7.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.43%) HTTP
2 2 (1.43%) Internet
2 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.71%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.43%) MongoDB
2 9 (6.43%) MySQL
2 9 (6.43%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.57%) Big Data
5 5 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.43%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.43%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.14%) JUnit
4 9 (6.43%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.71%) Maven
6 7 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (4.29%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.86%) Subversion
9 3 (2.14%) Ant
9 3 (2.14%) Bower
9 3 (2.14%) Gradle
9 3 (2.14%) Grunt
9 3 (2.14%) gulp
9 3 (2.14%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.43%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.43%) Mocha
10 2 (1.43%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.43%) TestNG
11 1 (0.71%) Mercurial
General
1 28 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (8.57%) Advertising
3 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.71%) Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Billing
5 4 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.86%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (39.29%) CSS
2 54 (38.57%) HTML
3 47 (33.57%) .NET
4 40 (28.57%) Spring
5 38 (27.14%) Hibernate
5 38 (27.14%) jQuery
6 33 (23.57%) SOAP
7 32 (22.86%) ASP.NET
8 30 (21.43%) REST
9 18 (12.86%) Web Services
9 18 (12.86%) XML
10 17 (12.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (11.43%) Ajax
12 13 (9.29%) AngularJS
12 13 (9.29%) HTML5
13 12 (8.57%) JSON
13 12 (8.57%) Node.js
13 12 (8.57%) XSLT
14 11 (7.86%) J2EE
14 11 (7.86%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.57%) User Experience
3 4 (2.86%) Fintech
3 4 (2.86%) iSeries
4 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.43%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.43%) Linux
2 4 (2.86%) Unix
3 3 (2.14%) Android
3 3 (2.14%) Windows
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (57.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.43%) MVC
2 37 (26.43%) Scrum
3 34 (24.29%) Mentoring
4 21 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 19 (13.57%) SDLC
6 15 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 15 (10.71%) Web Development
7 12 (8.57%) OO
7 12 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 10 (7.14%) ETL
9 8 (5.71%) Feasibility Study
9 8 (5.71%) TDD
10 7 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.00%) OOP
10 7 (5.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (3.57%) OOD
12 4 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.86%) System Testing
12 4 (2.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 82 (58.57%) SQL
2 52 (37.14%) Java
3 50 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 39 (27.86%) C#
5 20 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.86%) PHP
6 11 (7.86%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.57%) C++
7 5 (3.57%) Python
7 5 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.86%) Groovy
8 4 (2.86%) RPG
8 4 (2.86%) RPG IV
8 4 (2.86%) RPG/400
9 3 (2.14%) Scala
9 3 (2.14%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.71%) C
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
10 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) Degree
2 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.29%) Oracle
3 4 (2.86%) Guidewire
4 3 (2.14%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.43%) Nagra
5 2 (1.43%) Perforce
6 1 (0.71%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.71%) Zend
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