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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 29 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 74 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.01% 3.91% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.16% 3.98% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 72 39 45
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
1033 1130 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.82% 98.26% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 918 977 945
Median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +21 46 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Newport +4 14 £51,250 +28.20% 2
Torfaen +6 6 £52,500 +29.62%
Neath Port Talbot -7 2 £45,750 +10.24%
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £39,000 -
Senior Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 89 (59.73%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (51.68%) SQL
3 58 (38.93%) .NET
4 55 (36.91%) HTML
5 54 (36.24%) Java
5 54 (36.24%) SQL Server
6 53 (35.57%) JavaScript
7 52 (34.90%) CSS
8 49 (32.89%) C#
9 45 (30.20%) MVC
10 43 (28.86%) Scrum
11 35 (23.49%) Spring
12 34 (22.82%) jQuery
13 33 (22.15%) Hibernate
13 33 (22.15%) Mentoring
14 32 (21.48%) Microsoft
15 30 (20.13%) ASP.NET
15 30 (20.13%) SOAP
16 25 (16.78%) Web Services
17 23 (15.44%) REST
18 22 (14.77%) T-SQL
19 21 (14.09%) Finance
19 21 (14.09%) SDLC
20 20 (13.42%) Front End Development
21 18 (12.08%) HTML5
22 17 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
22 17 (11.41%) Visual Studio
23 16 (10.74%) OO
23 16 (10.74%) TDD
23 16 (10.74%) Ajax

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 10 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.37%) Apache
3 7 (4.70%) CMS
4 5 (3.36%) JBoss
5 4 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.01%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.34%) IIS
7 2 (1.34%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) HTTP
1 5 (3.36%) Intranet
2 4 (2.68%) Broadband
2 4 (2.68%) Internet
3 3 (2.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (36.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (8.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (8.05%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.37%) MySQL
6 8 (5.37%) OLAP
7 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.03%) OLAP Cube
8 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.68%) Big Data
10 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.68%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.01%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (11.41%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.72%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.05%) JUnit
4 8 (5.37%) Maven
5 6 (4.03%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.36%) Grunt
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.01%) Ant
8 3 (2.01%) Bower
8 3 (2.01%) Gradle
8 3 (2.01%) gulp
8 3 (2.01%) NetBeans
8 3 (2.01%) Subversion
9 2 (1.34%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.34%) MorphX
9 2 (1.34%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.34%) TestNG
9 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (14.09%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Advertising
3 9 (6.04%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.37%) Banking
5 7 (4.70%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.68%) Billing
7 2 (1.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.67%) Games
8 1 (0.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.67%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (38.93%) .NET
2 55 (36.91%) HTML
3 52 (34.90%) CSS
4 35 (23.49%) Spring
5 34 (22.82%) jQuery
6 33 (22.15%) Hibernate
7 30 (20.13%) ASP.NET
7 30 (20.13%) SOAP
8 25 (16.78%) Web Services
9 23 (15.44%) REST
10 18 (12.08%) HTML5
11 16 (10.74%) Ajax
12 15 (10.07%) AngularJS
12 15 (10.07%) CSS3
12 15 (10.07%) XML
13 14 (9.40%) JSON
13 14 (9.40%) Node.js
14 13 (8.72%) J2EE
14 13 (8.72%) RESTful
15 12 (8.05%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.70%) User Experience
3 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.03%) Digital Media
3 6 (4.03%) Digital TV
4 4 (2.68%) iSeries
5 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.01%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.34%) Fintech
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.71%) Windows
2 8 (5.37%) Linux
3 4 (2.68%) Android
3 4 (2.68%) Unix
4 3 (2.01%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (59.73%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.20%) MVC
3 43 (28.86%) Scrum
4 33 (22.15%) Mentoring
5 21 (14.09%) SDLC
6 20 (13.42%) Front End Development
7 16 (10.74%) OO
7 16 (10.74%) TDD
8 15 (10.07%) Web Development
9 14 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (9.40%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.40%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.38%) ETL
11 9 (6.04%) BDD
11 9 (6.04%) OOP
12 8 (5.37%) Feasibility Study
13 7 (4.70%) Waterfall
14 6 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (4.03%) OOD
15 5 (3.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (51.68%) SQL
2 54 (36.24%) Java
3 53 (35.57%) JavaScript
4 49 (32.89%) C#
5 22 (14.77%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.04%) PHP
7 8 (5.37%) C++
7 8 (5.37%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.36%) Groovy
8 5 (3.36%) Python
8 5 (3.36%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.68%) RPG
9 4 (2.68%) RPG IV
9 4 (2.68%) RPG/400
10 3 (2.01%) Scala
10 3 (2.01%) VB
11 2 (1.34%) X++
12 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.67%) C
12 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.05%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.72%) Oracle
3 5 (3.36%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.68%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.34%) Blue Prism
5 2 (1.34%) Nagra
5 2 (1.34%) Perforce
5 2 (1.34%) Serena
6 1 (0.67%) Zend
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago