The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 29 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.93% - 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% - 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
178 97 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 100.00% 94.17% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 155 85 147
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Wakefield

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
3 16 (80.00%) CSS
3 16 (80.00%) MVC
4 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 15 (75.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (70.00%) TDD
5 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (60.00%) LINQ
8 7 (35.00%) jQuery
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (20.00%) OOP
10 4 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (20.00%) JSON
11 3 (15.00%) Ajax
11 3 (15.00%) CSS3
11 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (15.00%) Scrum
11 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) XML
12 2 (10.00%) UML

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 15 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (60.00%) LINQ
6 12 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) JSON
9 3 (15.00%) Ajax
9 3 (15.00%) XML
9 3 (15.00%) CSS3
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (10.00%) LAMP
10 2 (10.00%) HTML5
11 1 (5.00%) SAP XI
11 1 (5.00%) EDI
11 1 (5.00%) Middleware
11 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) MVC
2 14 (70.00%) TDD
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (10.00%) CRUD
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (5.00%) SAP