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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 34 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.48% 3.64% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.62% 3.70% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 39 48
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £35,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,300 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
1043 1269 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.03% 98.30% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 927
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 42 £40,000 - 2
Newport - 8 £47,500 - 1
Torfaen +7 6 £47,500 +17.28%
Bridgend - 5 £50,000 - 1
Neath Port Talbot -10 3 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Glamorgan +1 1 £35,000 -3.44%
Senior Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 76 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (47.06%) .NET
3 62 (45.59%) SQL
4 57 (41.91%) C#
5 47 (34.56%) JavaScript
5 47 (34.56%) MVC
6 45 (33.09%) HTML
7 39 (28.68%) SQL Server
8 37 (27.21%) CSS
8 37 (27.21%) Java
9 36 (26.47%) ASP.NET
10 35 (25.74%) Scrum
11 30 (22.06%) Web Services
12 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
13 24 (17.65%) jQuery
14 22 (16.18%) Web Development
15 20 (14.71%) TDD
15 20 (14.71%) Hibernate
15 20 (14.71%) SharePoint
15 20 (14.71%) Mentoring
16 19 (13.97%) SOAP
16 19 (13.97%) Finance
17 18 (13.24%) Spring
18 17 (12.50%) Visual Studio
18 17 (12.50%) SDLC
19 16 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
20 15 (11.03%) Ajax
21 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 14 (10.29%) HTML5
21 14 (10.29%) Node.js

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 20 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.09%) IIS
3 8 (5.88%) Apache
4 5 (3.68%) JBoss
5 4 (2.94%) CMS
5 4 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.29%) Intranet
2 12 (8.82%) Internet
3 4 (2.94%) Broadband
4 3 (2.21%) Skype
5 2 (1.47%) HTTP
6 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (28.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (7.35%) MySQL
4 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.62%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.62%) OLAP
6 7 (5.15%) OLAP Cube
6 7 (5.15%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.47%) Big Data
10 2 (1.47%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 16 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.35%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.88%) JUnit
5 5 (3.68%) Maven
6 4 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.94%) Grunt
6 4 (2.94%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.21%) Gradle
7 3 (2.21%) gulp
8 2 (1.47%) Ant
8 2 (1.47%) Bower
8 2 (1.47%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.47%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.47%) Mocha
8 2 (1.47%) MorphX
8 2 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.47%) PVCS
8 2 (1.47%) Subversion
8 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (13.97%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Advertising
3 11 (8.09%) Legal
4 7 (5.15%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.94%) Banking
6 4 (2.94%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (47.06%) .NET
2 45 (33.09%) HTML
3 37 (27.21%) CSS
4 36 (26.47%) ASP.NET
5 30 (22.06%) Web Services
6 24 (17.65%) jQuery
7 20 (14.71%) Hibernate
8 19 (13.97%) SOAP
9 18 (13.24%) Spring
10 15 (11.03%) Ajax
11 14 (10.29%) AngularJS
11 14 (10.29%) HTML5
11 14 (10.29%) Node.js
12 13 (9.56%) REST
13 12 (8.82%) JSON
14 11 (8.09%) J2EE
14 11 (8.09%) XML
15 10 (7.35%) CSS3
15 10 (7.35%) RESTful
16 9 (6.62%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.62%) AS400
2 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.41%) User Experience
4 4 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.94%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.47%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.88%) Windows
2 7 (5.15%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Unix
4 2 (1.47%) Android
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (34.56%) MVC
3 35 (25.74%) Scrum
4 22 (16.18%) Web Development
5 20 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 20 (14.71%) TDD
6 17 (12.50%) SDLC
7 14 (10.29%) Front End Development
8 13 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.82%) OO
10 11 (8.09%) BDD
11 10 (7.35%) ETL
11 10 (7.35%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.88%) OOP
12 8 (5.88%) Project Management
13 7 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (5.15%) OOD
13 7 (5.15%) Unit Testing
14 5 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 62 (45.59%) SQL
2 57 (41.91%) C#
3 47 (34.56%) JavaScript
4 37 (27.21%) Java
5 12 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.35%) VB.NET
7 9 (6.62%) RPG
7 9 (6.62%) RPG IV
8 8 (5.88%) PHP
9 5 (3.68%) Groovy
10 4 (2.94%) C++
10 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.21%) VB
12 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.47%) Python
12 2 (1.47%) VBA
12 2 (1.47%) X++
13 1 (0.74%) Perl
13 1 (0.74%) Scala
13 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Ansible
1 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (2.94%) Guidewire
4 3 (2.21%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.47%) Serena
6 1 (0.74%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.74%) Zend
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago