The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 33 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.08% 10.34% 7.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 10.45% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 10
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
191 201 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 99.48% 99.01% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 179 157 117
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 9 (42.86%) OO
4 8 (38.10%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) CSS
5 7 (33.33%) OOP
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) CMS
7 5 (23.81%) Flash
7 5 (23.81%) ActionScript
7 5 (23.81%) QA
7 5 (23.81%) Information Security
7 5 (23.81%) HTML5
7 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
9 3 (14.29%) Apache
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) PHP
9 3 (14.29%) MySQL
9 3 (14.29%) Git (software)

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) Flash
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) Yii
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) OO
2 7 (33.33%) OOP
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Information Security
4 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) SEO
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 8 (38.10%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) ActionScript
6 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (9.52%) VB
7 2 (9.52%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Remedy