The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 46 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 27 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.12% 6.59% 5.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 6.89% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 28
Average salary £43,250 £40,335 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -6.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Senior Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
623 697 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.97% 95.74% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 534 567 554
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Staffordshire region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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
Stafford -1 6 £44,250 +18.00% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -9 6 £80,000 +68.42% 1
Tamworth - 2 £41,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +8 1 - -
Lichfield -5 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Senior Developer
West Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 42 (71.19%) C#
2 36 (61.02%) .NET
3 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET
4 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
4 28 (47.46%) HTML
4 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
4 28 (47.46%) jQuery
5 26 (44.07%) CSS
6 25 (42.37%) SQL
7 16 (27.12%) MVC
8 15 (25.42%) Linux
9 14 (23.73%) HTML5
10 13 (22.03%) OO
10 13 (22.03%) Visual Studio
11 12 (20.34%) MySQL
11 12 (20.34%) WinForms
11 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.34%) Ajax
11 12 (20.34%) Marketing
12 11 (18.64%) PHP
12 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
12 11 (18.64%) VB.NET
12 11 (18.64%) CSS3
13 10 (16.95%) REST
13 10 (16.95%) Apache
13 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.95%) SOAP
14 9 (15.25%) TDD
14 9 (15.25%) WPF
14 9 (15.25%) Finance

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (16.95%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) MySQL
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.69%) MS Access
7 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.69%) Xcode
4 1 (1.69%) NUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Moq
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (20.34%) Marketing
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Games
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (61.02%) .NET
2 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET
3 28 (47.46%) HTML
3 28 (47.46%) jQuery
4 26 (44.07%) CSS
5 14 (23.73%) HTML5
6 12 (20.34%) WinForms
6 12 (20.34%) Ajax
7 11 (18.64%) CSS3
8 10 (16.95%) REST
8 10 (16.95%) SOAP
9 9 (15.25%) Web Services
9 9 (15.25%) WPF
10 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (11.86%) Middleware
12 6 (10.17%) WCF
12 6 (10.17%) LINQ
13 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
14 4 (6.78%) Entity Framework
15 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
2 5 (8.47%) Hedge funds
2 5 (8.47%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
2 5 (8.47%) Physics
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) MVC
2 13 (22.03%) OO
3 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.25%) TDD
5 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
6 8 (13.56%) OO PHP
6 8 (13.56%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
6 8 (13.56%) OOP
6 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.86%) Functional Programming
7 7 (11.86%) Web Development
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
9 5 (8.47%) SOA
9 5 (8.47%) Analytics
10 4 (6.78%) SDLC
11 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (5.08%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (71.19%) C#
2 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 25 (42.37%) SQL
4 11 (18.64%) VB.NET
4 11 (18.64%) PHP
5 7 (11.86%) Haskell
5 7 (11.86%) Erlang
5 7 (11.86%) F#
5 7 (11.86%) Scala
6 5 (8.47%) Java
7 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Apple
2 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
Stafford, Staffordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Annual bonus, Pension, Healthcare +
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago