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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 14 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 10.14% - 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.77% - 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
65 68 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 94.20% 93.15% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 60 56
Average salary £35,418 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,200 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
4 7 (70.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (60.00%) C#
5 6 (60.00%) .NET
5 6 (60.00%) jQuery
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (50.00%) MVC
6 5 (50.00%) TypeScript
7 4 (40.00%) SQL
7 4 (40.00%) Node.js
7 4 (40.00%) CSS3
7 4 (40.00%) Sass
7 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (40.00%) Durandal
8 3 (30.00%) OO
8 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (30.00%) TDD
9 2 (20.00%) XML
9 2 (20.00%) XHTML
9 2 (20.00%) OOD
9 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (20.00%) Scrum
9 2 (20.00%) Ajax
9 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
9 2 (20.00%) Web Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) HTML5
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
4 7 (70.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) .NET
6 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (40.00%) Sass
7 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (40.00%) Durandal
7 4 (40.00%) CSS3
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (20.00%) XHTML
8 2 (20.00%) Ajax
8 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) TypeScript
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft