The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 75 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.96% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
699 639 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 95.75% 96.82% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 570 551 429
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
West Midlands

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 25 July 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 £37,500 -
Stafford -9 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Senior Software Developer
West Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) VB.NET
3 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 9 (64.29%) Oracle
5 9 (64.29%) SOA
5 9 (64.29%) WinForms
5 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
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%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
8 2 (14.29%) UNIX
8 2 (14.29%) Perforce
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (7.14%) jQuery
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (7.14%) HTML5
9 1 (7.14%) Moq

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Moq
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 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) WinForms
3 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
3 9 (64.29%) WCF
4 8 (57.14%) WF
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) Dojo
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
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%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 2 (14.29%) Perforce