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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 36 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.24% 8.74% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 9.09% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £32,500 £41,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
218 99 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 90.08% 96.12% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 159 88 97
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% +29.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Yii
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) SAP XI
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Yii
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) SAP