The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 20 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 10.67% 7.27% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.81% 7.41% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Developer
West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swansea 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
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 54 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 98.67% 98.18% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67 40 72
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Swansea

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) OO
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 10 (66.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) OOD
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (46.67%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
9 3 (20.00%) Ruby
9 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (20.00%) JSON
9 3 (20.00%) jQuery
9 3 (20.00%) Haml
9 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
9 3 (20.00%) Sass
9 3 (20.00%) Resque
9 3 (20.00%) Analytics
9 3 (20.00%) User Stories
9 3 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (20.00%) API Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
5 3 (20.00%) Haml
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) Resque
5 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (20.00%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) Symfony
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) MVC
1 11 (73.33%) OO
2 8 (53.33%) OOD
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) API Development
5 3 (20.00%) API Integration
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) SEO
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sage
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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