The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 67 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 33 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.78% 1.93% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.98% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 36
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £32,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
Wales

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
1135 1059 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.78% 97.16% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 984 912 946
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +14 24 £43,750 +12.17% 5
Vale of Glamorgan - 4 £52,500 -
Bridgend -1 3 £41,500 +7.79%
Newport - 1 £39,347 -
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 42 (38.18%) SQL
2 37 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (31.82%) HTML
4 32 (29.09%) Java
4 32 (29.09%) C#
4 32 (29.09%) .NET
5 28 (25.45%) MVC
5 28 (25.45%) Unit Testing
6 27 (24.55%) CSS
7 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
8 24 (21.82%) Telecoms
9 23 (20.91%) Banking
9 23 (20.91%) Degree
10 22 (20.00%) Scrum
11 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET
11 21 (19.09%) XML
11 21 (19.09%) jQuery
12 16 (14.55%) HTML5
12 16 (14.55%) Apple iOS
12 16 (14.55%) Windows
12 16 (14.55%) PHP
12 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
13 15 (13.64%) J2EE
13 15 (13.64%) REST
13 15 (13.64%) Android
14 14 (12.73%) OOP
15 13 (11.82%) HTTP
15 13 (11.82%) Web Services
15 13 (11.82%) C++
15 13 (11.82%) Hibernate

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (8.18%) Apache
2 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.82%) Node.js
3 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.91%) Mule
4 1 (0.91%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) INSURE/90
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.82%) Staffware
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.82%) SaaS
1 2 (1.82%) PaaS
1 2 (1.82%) GitHub
2 1 (0.91%) IaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) HTTP
2 6 (5.45%) SSH
3 2 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.18%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.36%) MySQL
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.45%) Big Data
7 5 (4.55%) DB2
7 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.64%) OLTP
9 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.18%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.73%) Maven
5 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.82%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.82%) Gradle
6 2 (1.82%) Ant
6 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.82%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.82%) NUnit
7 1 (0.91%) JUnit
7 1 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.91%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.91%) TestNG
7 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (21.82%) Telecoms
2 23 (20.91%) Banking
3 10 (9.09%) Finance
4 5 (4.55%) Advertising
5 4 (3.64%) Billing
6 2 (1.82%) Automotive
7 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.82%) HTML
2 32 (29.09%) .NET
3 27 (24.55%) CSS
4 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET
4 21 (19.09%) XML
4 21 (19.09%) jQuery
5 16 (14.55%) HTML5
6 15 (13.64%) J2EE
6 15 (13.64%) REST
7 13 (11.82%) Web Services
7 13 (11.82%) Hibernate
8 12 (10.91%) Spring
9 11 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 9 (8.18%) Android SDK
10 9 (8.18%) iOS SDK
11 8 (7.27%) WCF
12 7 (6.36%) Struts
12 7 (6.36%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.55%) iSeries
3 3 (2.73%) User Experience
4 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.91%) NHS
5 1 (0.91%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.91%) iPhone
5 1 (0.91%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) Apple iOS
1 16 (14.55%) Windows
2 15 (13.64%) Android
3 11 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.82%) UNIX
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.45%) MVC
2 28 (25.45%) Unit Testing
3 22 (20.00%) Scrum
4 14 (12.73%) OOP
5 12 (10.91%) Android Development
6 11 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 10 (9.09%) Web Development
8 9 (8.18%) SDLC
9 8 (7.27%) Software Architecture
9 8 (7.27%) Data Migration
9 8 (7.27%) Migration
9 8 (7.27%) CRM
9 8 (7.27%) OO
9 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.27%) ETL
10 7 (6.36%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.45%) MVVM
11 6 (5.45%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.18%) SQL
2 32 (29.09%) Java
2 32 (29.09%) C#
3 26 (23.64%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.55%) PHP
5 13 (11.82%) C++
6 12 (10.91%) Objective-C
7 10 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.18%) RPG
8 9 (8.18%) VB.NET
8 9 (8.18%) RPG/400
8 9 (8.18%) RPG IV
9 6 (5.45%) PHP5
9 6 (5.45%) Scala
10 5 (4.55%) Perl
11 3 (2.73%) XAML
11 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.73%) VB
12 2 (1.82%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.82%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.73%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (10.91%) Oracle
2 10 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.27%) Zend
4 5 (4.55%) Xamarin
5 4 (3.64%) Guidewire
6 3 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.82%) BEA
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