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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 31 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 71 47 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.34% 3.79% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.48% 3.86% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 65 37 49
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £36,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
1096 1217 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.86% 98.22% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1049 992
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +10 42 £40,000 - 4
Newport +9 9 £46,250 +17.54%
Torfaen - 6 £47,500 -
Glamorgan +2 4 £35,000 -
Bridgend - 3 £50,000 - 2
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £42,500 - 1
Senior Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 77 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (48.25%) .NET
3 63 (44.06%) SQL
3 63 (44.06%) C#
4 51 (35.66%) MVC
5 48 (33.57%) JavaScript
6 46 (32.17%) HTML
7 42 (29.37%) ASP.NET
8 40 (27.97%) Web Services
9 39 (27.27%) Java
10 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
11 35 (24.48%) Scrum
12 34 (23.78%) CSS
13 29 (20.28%) Microsoft
14 24 (16.78%) TDD
15 21 (14.69%) Web Development
15 21 (14.69%) SOAP
15 21 (14.69%) SharePoint
16 20 (13.99%) Hibernate
16 20 (13.99%) jQuery
17 19 (13.29%) Finance
17 19 (13.29%) SDLC
18 18 (12.59%) Spring
19 16 (11.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 16 (11.19%) Visual Studio
20 15 (10.49%) Advertising
20 15 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
20 15 (10.49%) AngularJS
21 14 (9.79%) Mentoring

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 21 (14.69%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.69%) IIS
3 9 (6.29%) Apache
4 6 (4.20%) JBoss
5 4 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.10%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.40%) CMS
7 2 (1.40%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.70%) Marvel
8 1 (0.70%) Moodle
8 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) InVision
3 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.70%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) Intranet
2 12 (8.39%) Internet
3 4 (2.80%) Broadband
4 3 (2.10%) Skype
5 1 (0.70%) HTTP
5 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (9.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (8.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (6.99%) MySQL
5 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.29%) OLAP
7 8 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.59%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.90%) OLAP Cube
8 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.40%) Big Data
12 2 (1.40%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.40%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.69%) JUnit
4 8 (5.59%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.50%) Maven
6 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.80%) Grunt
7 3 (2.10%) Gradle
7 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.40%) Bower
8 2 (1.40%) gulp
8 2 (1.40%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.40%) Mocha
8 2 (1.40%) MorphX
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.40%) PVCS
8 2 (1.40%) Selenium
8 2 (1.40%) Subversion
8 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (13.29%) Finance
2 15 (10.49%) Advertising
3 11 (7.69%) Legal
4 8 (5.59%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.50%) Banking
5 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.70%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (48.25%) .NET
2 46 (32.17%) HTML
3 42 (29.37%) ASP.NET
4 40 (27.97%) Web Services
5 34 (23.78%) CSS
6 21 (14.69%) SOAP
7 20 (13.99%) Hibernate
7 20 (13.99%) jQuery
8 18 (12.59%) Spring
9 15 (10.49%) AngularJS
10 14 (9.79%) Ajax
10 14 (9.79%) HTML5
10 14 (9.79%) J2EE
10 14 (9.79%) JSON
10 14 (9.79%) REST
11 13 (9.09%) Node.js
12 11 (7.69%) RESTful
13 10 (6.99%) Java EE
13 10 (6.99%) XML
14 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) AS400
2 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.90%) User Experience
3 6 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.80%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.80%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.70%) Informatics
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.99%) Windows
2 8 (5.59%) Linux
3 4 (2.80%) Unix
4 3 (2.10%) Android
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.66%) MVC
3 35 (24.48%) Scrum
4 24 (16.78%) TDD
5 21 (14.69%) Web Development
6 19 (13.29%) SDLC
7 15 (10.49%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.79%) BDD
8 14 (9.79%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.79%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.69%) OO
10 10 (6.99%) ETL
11 9 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (6.29%) Project Management
12 8 (5.59%) Front End Development
13 7 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.90%) OOD
13 7 (4.90%) OOP
13 7 (4.90%) Unit Testing
14 5 (3.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 63 (44.06%) C#
1 63 (44.06%) SQL
2 48 (33.57%) JavaScript
3 39 (27.27%) Java
4 12 (8.39%) T-SQL
4 12 (8.39%) VB.NET
5 9 (6.29%) RPG
5 9 (6.29%) RPG IV
6 8 (5.59%) PHP
7 6 (4.20%) Groovy
7 6 (4.20%) VB
8 4 (2.80%) C++
8 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.40%) Python
9 2 (1.40%) VBA
9 2 (1.40%) X++
10 1 (0.70%) Ruby
10 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.39%) Degree
2 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Ansible
1 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (20.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.59%) Oracle
3 4 (2.80%) Guidewire
4 2 (1.40%) Serena
4 2 (1.40%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.70%) Blue Prism
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum plus benefits
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