The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 49 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.59% 3.85% 6.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 4.00% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 51
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1072 1050 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.23% 96.15% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 953 927 725
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
Wales

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -6 19 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Newport +1 7 £42,000 +9.80%
Bridgend +10 6 £38,500 -1.28%
Caerphilly - 4 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 2 £38,500 - 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £34,000 -
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 35 (52.24%) SQL
2 30 (44.78%) HTML
3 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
4 28 (41.79%) .NET
5 23 (34.33%) C#
5 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
6 22 (32.84%) CSS
6 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
6 22 (32.84%) Scrum
6 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (31.34%) MVC
8 20 (29.85%) Web Services
8 20 (29.85%) Java
9 17 (25.37%) Spring
10 14 (20.90%) WCF
10 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (19.40%) .NET Framework
11 13 (19.40%) XML
11 13 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (17.91%) OLAP
12 12 (17.91%) Java EE
13 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
13 11 (16.42%) T-SQL
13 11 (16.42%) ETL
14 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
14 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
14 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (13.43%) IIS
2 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.45%) CMS
3 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.48%) Confluence
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) ImageReady
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (19.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (19.40%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (17.91%) OLAP
5 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
7 8 (11.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (7.46%) MySQL
8 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
9 3 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.49%) MS Access
11 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Maven
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (4.48%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.48%) JUnit
3 3 (4.48%) Subversion
3 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) JIRA
3 3 (4.48%) Hudson
3 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.48%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.49%) MSTest
5 1 (1.49%) Moq
5 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Advertising
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) HTML
2 28 (41.79%) .NET
3 22 (32.84%) CSS
4 20 (29.85%) Web Services
5 17 (25.37%) Spring
6 14 (20.90%) WCF
7 13 (19.40%) .NET Framework
7 13 (19.40%) XML
8 12 (17.91%) Java EE
9 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
10 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
11 8 (11.94%) J2EE
12 7 (10.45%) SOAP
12 7 (10.45%) Symfony
12 7 (10.45%) JPA
12 7 (10.45%) HTML5
13 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (8.96%) Middleware
13 6 (8.96%) JSON
13 6 (8.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) RIA
2 5 (7.46%) Social Media
2 5 (7.46%) Kindle
2 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Open Source
4 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.99%) Social Network
6 1 (1.49%) Blog
6 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.49%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Scrum
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) MVC
3 11 (16.42%) ETL
4 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.43%) Web Development
5 9 (13.43%) SEO
6 8 (11.94%) UML
7 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.45%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (8.96%) Data Management
8 6 (8.96%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (8.96%) OO
9 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Pair Programming
9 5 (7.46%) Software Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.97%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) SQL
2 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (34.33%) C#
3 20 (29.85%) Java
4 11 (16.42%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.43%) PHP
6 3 (4.48%) VB
6 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.48%) Groovy
6 3 (4.48%) Scala
6 3 (4.48%) Clojure
7 2 (2.99%) C++
7 2 (2.99%) PHP5
8 1 (1.49%) C
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
8 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.49%) VBA
8 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) ISO 9001
1 5 (7.46%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) Twitter
4 4 (5.97%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.99%) Facebook
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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