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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 38 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 27 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.02% 6.60% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.18% 6.72% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 18
Average salary £38,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
521 491 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.84% 98.20% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 464 408 405
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,800 £57,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Tamworth -3 10 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -7 7 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Lichfield -11 2 £43,750 +19.86% 1
Stafford - 2 £37,250 -
Cannock +3 1 £37,500 +2.73%
Senior Developer
West Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 57 (70.37%) .NET
2 54 (66.67%) C#
3 45 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 45 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 44 (54.32%) SQL
5 40 (49.38%) HTML
5 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
6 34 (41.98%) CSS
7 30 (37.04%) jQuery
8 29 (35.80%) VB.NET
9 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (32.10%) MVC
11 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 18 (22.22%) WinForms
12 16 (19.75%) E-Commerce
12 16 (19.75%) OO
13 14 (17.28%) Ajax
13 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
13 14 (17.28%) WPF
13 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (16.05%) Web Services
15 12 (14.81%) Windows
15 12 (14.81%) Visual Studio
15 12 (14.81%) LINQ
15 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
16 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (13.58%) HTML5
16 11 (13.58%) VB
17 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2005
18 9 (11.11%) VB6

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) CMS
3 5 (6.17%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.94%) IIS
5 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.70%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Line 500
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
1 1 (1.23%) Intranet
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.41%) MySQL
5 5 (6.17%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.23%) Big Data
8 1 (1.23%) MS Access
8 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.23%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.88%) Subversion
3 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (6.17%) LLBLGen Pro
3 5 (6.17%) NetAdvantage
4 4 (4.94%) Ant
4 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.70%) Phing
5 3 (3.70%) JIRA
6 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.23%) Hudson
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.23%) NUnit
7 1 (1.23%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (70.37%) .NET
2 45 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 40 (49.38%) HTML
4 34 (41.98%) CSS
5 30 (37.04%) jQuery
6 18 (22.22%) WinForms
7 14 (17.28%) Ajax
7 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
7 14 (17.28%) WPF
7 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (16.05%) Web Services
9 12 (14.81%) LINQ
10 11 (13.58%) HTML5
11 9 (11.11%) XML
12 8 (9.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (7.41%) Flash
14 5 (6.17%) REST
14 5 (6.17%) WF
14 5 (6.17%) Silverlight
15 4 (4.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.70%) User Experience
6 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.10%) MVC
3 16 (19.75%) E-Commerce
3 16 (19.75%) OO
4 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.88%) OOP
6 7 (8.64%) TDD
6 7 (8.64%) Scrum
7 6 (7.41%) SOA
7 6 (7.41%) CRM
7 6 (7.41%) Information Security
7 6 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (7.41%) Analytics
8 5 (6.17%) Workflow
8 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.94%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.70%) Data Architecture
10 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (66.67%) C#
2 44 (54.32%) SQL
3 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
4 29 (35.80%) VB.NET
5 11 (13.58%) VB
6 9 (11.11%) VB6
7 7 (8.64%) PHP
8 6 (7.41%) ActionScript
8 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.17%) VBA
10 2 (2.47%) Java
11 1 (1.23%) Scala
11 1 (1.23%) Haskell
11 1 (1.23%) Erlang
11 1 (1.23%) F#
11 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) VCP4
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Sage
2 5 (6.17%) Infragistics
3 3 (3.70%) Remedy
3 3 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (1.23%) Telerik
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago