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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 38 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 55 69 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.09% 6.06% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 6.31% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52 64 35
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
1042 1094 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.39% 96.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 936 970 783
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 +2 33 £40,000 -27.27% 10
Newport +6 10 £39,000 +2.63%
Bridgend -7 3 £38,500 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £36,000 - 1
Neath Port Talbot +1 2 £35,500 -7.79% 1
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £38,500 -
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 47 (61.84%) SQL
2 37 (48.68%) SQL Server
3 33 (43.42%) .NET
4 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 27 (35.53%) C#
6 24 (31.58%) HTML
6 24 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (30.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (30.26%) T-SQL
8 22 (28.95%) Java
8 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
8 22 (28.95%) OLAP
9 21 (27.63%) CSS
9 21 (27.63%) ETL
9 21 (27.63%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (26.32%) Spring
10 20 (26.32%) Web Services
11 18 (23.68%) .NET Framework
11 18 (23.68%) Scrum
11 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (21.05%) WCF
12 16 (21.05%) MVC
13 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (19.74%) Java EE
13 15 (19.74%) Hibernate
14 14 (18.42%) XML
14 14 (18.42%) Kimball Methodology

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (14.47%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.53%) IIS
3 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.26%) CMS
5 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (48.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (30.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (28.95%) OLAP
5 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (11.84%) MySQL
9 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
10 4 (5.26%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Maven
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.26%) JUnit
4 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.95%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.63%) Subversion
5 2 (2.63%) Selenium
5 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.32%) MSTest
6 1 (1.32%) Moq
6 1 (1.32%) Hudson
6 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.32%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) Ant
6 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.32%) NUnit
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Advertising
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (43.42%) .NET
2 24 (31.58%) HTML
3 21 (27.63%) CSS
4 20 (26.32%) Web Services
4 20 (26.32%) Spring
5 18 (23.68%) .NET Framework
6 16 (21.05%) WCF
7 15 (19.74%) Java EE
7 15 (19.74%) Hibernate
8 14 (18.42%) XML
9 10 (13.16%) Middleware
9 10 (13.16%) JPA
10 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
11 7 (9.21%) J2EE
11 7 (9.21%) JSP
12 6 (7.89%) XHTML
12 6 (7.89%) Silverlight
12 6 (7.89%) jQuery
12 6 (7.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 8 (10.53%) RIA
2 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) EPoS
5 1 (1.32%) GIS
5 1 (1.32%) Blog
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) Kindle
5 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) ETL
1 21 (27.63%) Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) Scrum
3 16 (21.05%) MVC
4 14 (18.42%) Kimball Methodology
5 10 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 10 (13.16%) Data Management
5 10 (13.16%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.53%) Web Development
7 7 (9.21%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.21%) OO
8 5 (6.58%) Software Testing
8 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.26%) TDD
9 4 (5.26%) UML
9 4 (5.26%) OOD
10 3 (3.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) SQL
2 27 (35.53%) C#
3 23 (30.26%) T-SQL
4 22 (28.95%) Java
4 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) PHP
6 4 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.95%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) VBA
8 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.32%) XAML
8 1 (1.32%) PHP5
8 1 (1.32%) Groovy
8 1 (1.32%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) Clojure
8 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) MCSD
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Twitter
3 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.32%) Facebook
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