The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 29 59 66
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 97 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.23% 3.52% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.46% 3.59% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 92 41 38
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,173 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.97% +0.55%
Senior Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1301 1364 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.94% 97.92% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1124 1148
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +20 72 £43,250 +8.12% 6
West Wales - 19 £41,250 - 2
North Wales - 6 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 99 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (50.00%) .NET
3 83 (44.62%) JavaScript
4 80 (43.01%) C#
5 78 (41.94%) MVC
6 76 (40.86%) HTML
7 72 (38.71%) SQL
8 64 (34.41%) CSS
9 53 (28.49%) ASP.NET
10 46 (24.73%) jQuery
11 44 (23.66%) SQL Server
12 43 (23.12%) Java
12 43 (23.12%) Scrum
13 42 (22.58%) Web Services
14 36 (19.35%) Microsoft
15 35 (18.82%) Web Development
16 33 (17.74%) TDD
17 27 (14.52%) Ajax
18 25 (13.44%) Finance
19 24 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
20 22 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 22 (11.83%) SharePoint
20 22 (11.83%) Visual Studio
21 21 (11.29%) PHP
21 21 (11.29%) SDLC
22 20 (10.75%) MySQL
22 20 (10.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 19 (10.22%) JSON
23 19 (10.22%) OO
24 18 (9.68%) Degree

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.99%) Apache
3 11 (5.91%) IIS
4 6 (3.23%) JBoss
4 6 (3.23%) WordPress
5 4 (2.15%) CMS
5 4 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.08%) Drupal
7 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.54%) Marvel
8 1 (0.54%) Moodle
8 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) InVision
3 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.54%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Magento
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.53%) Intranet
2 12 (6.45%) Internet
3 4 (2.15%) Broadband
4 3 (1.61%) Skype
5 1 (0.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (10.75%) MySQL
3 20 (10.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (7.53%) OLAP
4 14 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.45%) OLAP Cube
6 11 (5.91%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.84%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (3.76%) Big Data
10 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.69%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.08%) GIS
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.08%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.84%) JUnit
4 6 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.69%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.69%) Subversion
6 4 (2.15%) Gradle
7 3 (1.61%) Ant
7 3 (1.61%) AnthillPro
7 3 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.61%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.61%) Hudson
7 3 (1.61%) Maven
8 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.08%) MorphX
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.08%) PVCS
8 2 (1.08%) RSpec
8 2 (1.08%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (13.44%) Finance
2 16 (8.60%) Advertising
3 11 (5.91%) Legal
4 9 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.30%) Multimedia
6 6 (3.23%) Banking
6 6 (3.23%) Marketing
7 3 (1.61%) Billing
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Retail
9 1 (0.54%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (50.00%) .NET
2 76 (40.86%) HTML
3 64 (34.41%) CSS
4 53 (28.49%) ASP.NET
5 46 (24.73%) jQuery
6 42 (22.58%) Web Services
7 27 (14.52%) Ajax
8 19 (10.22%) JSON
9 18 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 18 (9.68%) HTML5
9 18 (9.68%) Spring
10 17 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (8.60%) SOAP
12 14 (7.53%) J2EE
12 14 (7.53%) XML
13 13 (6.99%) Hibernate
14 12 (6.45%) .NET Framework
14 12 (6.45%) CSS3
14 12 (6.45%) Node.js
15 11 (5.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (4.84%) AS400
1 9 (4.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.69%) User Experience
3 4 (2.15%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.15%) Digital TV
3 4 (2.15%) Web 2.0
4 3 (1.61%) Blog
4 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.54%) Informatics
6 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) NHS
6 1 (0.54%) Social Media
6 1 (0.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.45%) Linux
2 10 (5.38%) Windows
3 4 (2.15%) Android
4 3 (1.61%) Unix
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (41.94%) MVC
3 43 (23.12%) Scrum
4 35 (18.82%) Web Development
5 33 (17.74%) TDD
6 24 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (11.29%) SDLC
8 19 (10.22%) OO
9 18 (9.68%) BDD
10 17 (9.14%) OOP
11 16 (8.60%) Software Engineering
12 15 (8.06%) ETL
12 15 (8.06%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.45%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (4.84%) OOD
15 9 (4.84%) Project Management
16 8 (4.30%) Web Application Development
17 6 (3.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 80 (43.01%) C#
3 72 (38.71%) SQL
4 43 (23.12%) Java
5 21 (11.29%) PHP
6 15 (8.06%) T-SQL
7 12 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.84%) RPG
8 9 (4.84%) RPG IV
8 9 (4.84%) VB
9 6 (3.23%) Groovy
10 4 (2.15%) C++
10 4 (2.15%) Ruby
11 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.08%) Perl
11 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.08%) Python
11 2 (1.08%) VBA
11 2 (1.08%) X++
12 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (1.61%) Postgraduate
2 3 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.99%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Ansible
1 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.76%) Oracle
3 3 (1.61%) Guidewire
3 3 (1.61%) Sun
4 2 (1.08%) SAP
4 2 (1.08%) Serena
4 2 (1.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.54%) Blue Prism
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