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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 48 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 45 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.66% 2.69% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 2.80% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 37
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,769 £35,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
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
1198 1072 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.48% 96.14% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 937 907
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 +15 35 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Newport -8 4 £39,347 -6.31%
Vale of Glamorgan - 4 £52,500 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (43.68%) .NET
3 37 (42.53%) HTML
4 34 (39.08%) C#
5 33 (37.93%) CSS
6 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
6 32 (36.78%) MVC
7 30 (34.48%) Scrum
8 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET
9 27 (31.03%) SQL
10 26 (29.89%) jQuery
11 22 (25.29%) Java
12 19 (21.84%) Visual Studio
13 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (20.69%) HTML5
14 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
15 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
16 14 (16.09%) OOP
17 13 (14.94%) PHP
17 13 (14.94%) Finance
18 11 (12.64%) Spring
18 11 (12.64%) XML
18 11 (12.64%) Windows
18 11 (12.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 11 (12.64%) .NET Framework
18 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
19 10 (11.49%) REST
19 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
19 10 (11.49%) Unit Testing
19 10 (11.49%) Web Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (8.05%) Apache
2 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.15%) Mule
4 1 (1.15%) Node.js
4 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.15%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) INSURE/90
2 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.30%) Staffware
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) PaaS
2 1 (1.15%) GitHub
2 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) HTTP
1 4 (4.60%) SSH
2 1 (1.15%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.05%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.90%) Big Data
5 6 (6.90%) MySQL
6 5 (5.75%) DB2
7 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.60%) Maven
5 3 (3.45%) Ant
5 3 (3.45%) JUnit
5 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.30%) NUnit
6 2 (2.30%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.30%) Gradle
7 1 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.15%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.15%) Hudson
7 1 (1.15%) Selenium
7 1 (1.15%) TestNG
7 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.75%) Advertising
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (43.68%) .NET
2 37 (42.53%) HTML
3 33 (37.93%) CSS
4 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET
5 26 (29.89%) jQuery
6 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (20.69%) HTML5
7 11 (12.64%) .NET Framework
7 11 (12.64%) XML
7 11 (12.64%) Spring
8 10 (11.49%) Web Services
8 10 (11.49%) REST
8 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
9 9 (10.34%) Hibernate
9 9 (10.34%) J2EE
10 8 (9.20%) WCF
11 7 (8.05%) Entity Framework
11 7 (8.05%) CSS3
12 5 (5.75%) RESTful
12 5 (5.75%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) iSeries
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.30%) iPhone
5 1 (1.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) DTV
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Xbox
5 1 (1.15%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
2 9 (10.34%) Linux
3 8 (9.20%) Android
4 7 (8.05%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.30%) UNIX
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) MVC
3 30 (34.48%) Scrum
4 14 (16.09%) OOP
5 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.49%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.34%) SDLC
7 9 (10.34%) Web Development
8 8 (9.20%) OO
9 7 (8.05%) Software Architecture
10 5 (5.75%) CRM
10 5 (5.75%) People Management
10 5 (5.75%) Android Development
10 5 (5.75%) iOS Development
11 4 (4.60%) SOA
11 4 (4.60%) TDD
11 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.45%) MVVM
12 3 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.08%) C#
2 32 (36.78%) JavaScript
3 27 (31.03%) SQL
4 22 (25.29%) Java
5 13 (14.94%) PHP
6 9 (10.34%) VB.NET
7 8 (9.20%) C++
8 6 (6.90%) Scala
9 5 (5.75%) Perl
9 5 (5.75%) RPG
9 5 (5.75%) RPG/400
9 5 (5.75%) RPG IV
10 4 (4.60%) PHP5
10 4 (4.60%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.30%) Python
12 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.30%) Go
12 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) MCP
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
1 3 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) Zend
4 3 (3.45%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.30%) BEA
6 1 (1.15%) SAP
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe
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Salary: £450000.00 per annum
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