The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 77 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.28% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Senior Software 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
715 608 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.89% 96.66% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 578 515 398
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £18,985
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Lichfield - 2 £40,000 -
Senior Software Developer
West Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) VB.NET
3 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 9 (64.29%) Oracle
5 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 9 (64.29%) SOA
5 9 (64.29%) WinForms
5 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (64.29%) WCF
6 8 (57.14%) WF
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
6 8 (57.14%) Information Management
6 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 8 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (28.57%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) Perforce
9 2 (14.29%) UNIX
9 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (7.14%) User Experience
10 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 1 (7.14%) Web Development
10 1 (7.14%) jQuery

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Moq
3 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 8 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) WinForms
3 9 (64.29%) WCF
4 8 (57.14%) WF
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) SOA
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Information Management
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) VB.NET
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Perforce
2 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
Burton-On-Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago