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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 28 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 68 57 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.04% 5.25% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 5.54% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 49 24
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £34,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £65,600 £42,050
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
1094 1028 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.24% 94.66% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 962 929 792
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +11 51 £35,000 -30.00% 7
Newport +10 4 £30,565 -19.56%
Glamorgan - 3 £38,500 -
Neath Port Talbot +4 2 £37,000 +4.22% 1
Vale of Glamorgan +3 2 £29,051 +21.04% 1
Monmouthshire - 2 £50,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £36,000 -
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 78 (65.55%) SQL
2 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
3 35 (29.41%) .NET
4 33 (27.73%) Java
4 33 (27.73%) T-SQL
5 32 (26.89%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (23.53%) C#
6 28 (23.53%) ETL
6 28 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 27 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (22.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (22.69%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (21.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
9 25 (21.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (20.17%) HTML
10 24 (20.17%) XML
11 23 (19.33%) Degree
12 22 (18.49%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (18.49%) Spring
13 21 (17.65%) Telecoms
13 21 (17.65%) Banking
14 20 (16.81%) OLAP
14 20 (16.81%) Web Services
14 20 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (16.81%) OLAP Cube
15 18 (15.13%) JavaScript
15 18 (15.13%) J2EE
15 18 (15.13%) Hibernate
15 18 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (7.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.36%) CMS
3 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.68%) Node.js
5 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) INSURE/90
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) HTTP
2 5 (4.20%) Internet
3 2 (1.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.84%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.45%) SQL Server
2 27 (22.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (21.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (21.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (18.49%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (16.81%) OLAP
6 20 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (16.81%) OLAP Cube
7 18 (15.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (7.56%) MySQL
10 7 (5.88%) OLTP
11 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
12 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (3.36%) Data Mining
14 3 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.52%) Subversion
3 3 (2.52%) Selenium
4 2 (1.68%) Maven
4 2 (1.68%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.84%) Ant
5 1 (0.84%) JUnit
5 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 21 (17.65%) Banking
2 8 (6.72%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Advertising
3 4 (3.36%) Billing
4 2 (1.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.84%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.41%) .NET
2 24 (20.17%) HTML
2 24 (20.17%) XML
3 22 (18.49%) Spring
4 20 (16.81%) Web Services
5 18 (15.13%) Hibernate
5 18 (15.13%) J2EE
6 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 17 (14.29%) CSS
7 15 (12.61%) .NET Framework
8 9 (7.56%) Java EE
8 9 (7.56%) jQuery
8 9 (7.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (6.72%) Struts
10 7 (5.88%) WinForms
10 7 (5.88%) WCF
10 7 (5.88%) Middleware
10 7 (5.88%) LINQ
10 7 (5.88%) LINQ to SQL
10 7 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.20%) RIA
4 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.68%) User Experience
6 1 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.84%) EPoS
6 1 (0.84%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Windows
2 9 (7.56%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.72%) Android
3 8 (6.72%) Linux
4 3 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.89%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (23.53%) ETL
2 28 (23.53%) Unit Testing
3 27 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.61%) Kimball Methodology
5 14 (11.76%) OO
6 12 (10.08%) MVC
6 12 (10.08%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.24%) Scrum
8 10 (8.40%) OOD
9 8 (6.72%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.72%) Migration
9 8 (6.72%) Web Development
9 8 (6.72%) Data Migration
10 7 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (5.88%) Data Management
10 7 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.88%) OOP
11 6 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.20%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 78 (65.55%) SQL
2 33 (27.73%) T-SQL
2 33 (27.73%) Java
3 28 (23.53%) C#
4 18 (15.13%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.61%) C++
6 11 (9.24%) PHP
7 10 (8.40%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.04%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.36%) Ruby
9 4 (3.36%) RPG/400
9 4 (3.36%) RPG IV
9 4 (3.36%) RPG
9 4 (3.36%) VB
10 3 (2.52%) XAML
11 2 (1.68%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.84%) PHP5
12 1 (0.84%) Scala
12 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) MCSD
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.24%) Oracle
3 5 (4.20%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (3.36%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.36%) Guidewire
5 3 (2.52%) SAP
6 2 (1.68%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.68%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.84%) Zend
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