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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 27 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 98 75 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.51% 6.17% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.69% 6.26% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75 71 41
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1128 1199 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.00% 98.68% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1051 748
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +8 76 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Newport +7 7 £41,000 +34.14%
Torfaen +3 4 £39,750 -5.35%
Neath Port Talbot -9 4 £40,000 +1.26%
Glamorgan +2 2 - -
Bridgend - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 93 (66.43%) HTML
2 89 (63.57%) CSS
3 80 (57.14%) C#
4 76 (54.29%) .NET
4 76 (54.29%) jQuery
5 75 (53.57%) MVC
6 73 (52.14%) JavaScript
7 67 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (41.43%) ASP.NET
9 55 (39.29%) SQL
10 46 (32.86%) SQL Server
10 46 (32.86%) AngularJS
11 43 (30.71%) Microsoft
11 43 (30.71%) Web Development
12 40 (28.57%) Java
13 34 (24.29%) Degree
13 34 (24.29%) SDLC
13 34 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (22.86%) Ajax
14 32 (22.86%) OO
15 30 (21.43%) MS Excel
16 29 (20.71%) OOP
17 28 (20.00%) Git (software)
18 27 (19.29%) CSS3
18 27 (19.29%) Scrum
19 26 (18.57%) Struts
20 25 (17.86%) Spring
20 25 (17.86%) Marketing
20 25 (17.86%) Computer Science
21 24 (17.14%) Subversion

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.29%) CMS
2 6 (4.29%) IIS
2 6 (4.29%) Node.js
3 3 (2.14%) Apache
4 1 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 30 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.57%) Fireworks
2 5 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) Intranet
2 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.71%) MySQL
4 7 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.57%) OLAP
7 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.14%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.43%) Big Data
9 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.43%) QlikView
10 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.71%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (17.14%) Subversion
3 22 (15.71%) Visual Studio
4 16 (11.43%) TeamCity
5 14 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (8.57%) AnthillPro
6 12 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (8.57%) Cucumber
6 12 (8.57%) Hudson
7 7 (5.00%) Ant
7 7 (5.00%) Gradle
7 7 (5.00%) Maven
7 7 (5.00%) RSpec
7 7 (5.00%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.43%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (17.86%) Marketing
2 16 (11.43%) Finance
3 11 (7.86%) Advertising
4 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.43%) Banking
5 2 (1.43%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (66.43%) HTML
2 89 (63.57%) CSS
3 76 (54.29%) .NET
3 76 (54.29%) jQuery
4 58 (41.43%) ASP.NET
5 46 (32.86%) AngularJS
6 34 (24.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (22.86%) Ajax
8 27 (19.29%) CSS3
9 26 (18.57%) Struts
10 25 (17.86%) Spring
11 24 (17.14%) DHTML
11 24 (17.14%) JSP
12 23 (16.43%) Web Services
13 20 (14.29%) HTML5
14 16 (11.43%) WCF
15 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (8.57%) XML
17 11 (7.86%) JDBC
17 11 (7.86%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 24 (17.14%) Web 2.0
3 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.57%) Blog
4 2 (1.43%) User Experience
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.57%) Android
1 5 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (53.57%) MVC
2 67 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (30.71%) Web Development
4 34 (24.29%) SDLC
5 32 (22.86%) OO
6 29 (20.71%) OOP
7 27 (19.29%) Scrum
8 17 (12.14%) TDD
9 14 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (9.29%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.57%) BDD
11 12 (8.57%) Test Automation
11 12 (8.57%) Web Application Development
12 11 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.43%) Front End Development
13 9 (6.43%) OOD
14 8 (5.71%) People Management
14 8 (5.71%) Project Management
15 5 (3.57%) Content Management
15 5 (3.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 80 (57.14%) C#
2 73 (52.14%) JavaScript
3 55 (39.29%) SQL
4 40 (28.57%) Java
5 20 (14.29%) PHP
6 16 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 12 (8.57%) Ruby
8 5 (3.57%) C++
9 3 (2.14%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.14%) VB
9 3 (2.14%) VBA
10 1 (0.71%) Perl
10 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (24.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (1.43%) Guidewire
3 2 (1.43%) Tableau
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe
4 1 (0.71%) SAP
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