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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 49 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 21 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.48% 6.39% 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 6.53% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 33
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £45,500 £51,000
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
575 704 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.36% 97.78% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 509 565 493
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £19,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 0 6 £40,500 +16.54% 1
Tamworth - 4 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -4 2 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Lichfield -9 1 - -
Senior Developer
West Midlands

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (77.08%) C#
1 37 (77.08%) .NET
2 28 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
3 25 (52.08%) SQL
4 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
5 22 (45.83%) HTML
6 21 (43.75%) jQuery
7 20 (41.67%) CSS
8 18 (37.50%) MVC
9 13 (27.08%) VB.NET
10 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
10 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (18.75%) Web Services
12 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
12 9 (18.75%) WinForms
13 8 (16.67%) OO
13 8 (16.67%) Web Development
14 7 (14.58%) WPF
14 7 (14.58%) HTML5
15 6 (12.50%) Finance
15 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 6 (12.50%) LINQ
15 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
15 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
16 5 (10.42%) Ajax
16 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
16 5 (10.42%) SOA
16 5 (10.42%) MySQL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) MySQL
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.17%) MS Access
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (4.17%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) NUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.08%) Moq
5 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) .NET
2 28 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 22 (45.83%) HTML
4 21 (43.75%) jQuery
5 20 (41.67%) CSS
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (18.75%) Web Services
7 9 (18.75%) WinForms
8 7 (14.58%) WPF
8 7 (14.58%) HTML5
9 6 (12.50%) LINQ
9 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 5 (10.42%) Ajax
10 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
11 4 (8.33%) Middleware
11 4 (8.33%) CSS3
11 4 (8.33%) WCF
11 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (6.25%) Yii
13 2 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Physics
3 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) MVC
2 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) OO
3 8 (16.67%) Web Development
4 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.42%) SOA
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics
6 4 (8.33%) SDLC
7 3 (6.25%) Functional Programming
7 3 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.17%) High Availability
8 2 (4.17%) Low Latency
9 1 (2.08%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) C#
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.08%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
6 3 (6.25%) VB6
6 3 (6.25%) Scala
6 3 (6.25%) Haskell
6 3 (6.25%) Erlang
6 3 (6.25%) F#
6 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.08%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.08%) Apple
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago