The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 54 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 46 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.32% 3.48% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 3.61% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 48
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,170 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1320 1164 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.38% 96.36% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 974 1097
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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 17 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +6 40 £40,000 +21.21% 6
North Wales -9 4 £36,000 -10.00% 1
West Wales +12 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Senior Developer
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Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 52 (42.28%) SQL
2 38 (30.89%) HTML
3 35 (28.46%) .NET
4 34 (27.64%) C#
5 33 (26.83%) Java
6 31 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (22.76%) JavaScript
7 28 (22.76%) Unit Testing
8 27 (21.95%) CSS
9 26 (21.14%) MVC
10 24 (19.51%) XML
11 23 (18.70%) ASP.NET
11 23 (18.70%) Telecoms
11 23 (18.70%) Degree
12 22 (17.89%) Banking
13 21 (17.07%) jQuery
14 20 (16.26%) HTML5
14 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
15 17 (13.82%) C++
15 17 (13.82%) Apple iOS
15 17 (13.82%) Web Development
16 16 (13.01%) Android
16 16 (13.01%) Windows
16 16 (13.01%) HTTP
17 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
17 15 (12.20%) Web Services
17 15 (12.20%) PHP
17 15 (12.20%) J2EE
17 15 (12.20%) T-SQL
18 14 (11.38%) Business Intelligence

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 6 (4.88%) Apache
1 6 (4.88%) Node.js
2 4 (3.25%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.63%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) Mule
5 1 (0.81%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) INSURE/90
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.63%) Staffware
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) SaaS
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.25%) GitHub
4 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.63%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Joyent
5 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) HTTP
2 5 (4.07%) SSH
3 2 (1.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.69%) OLTP
4 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.88%) Big Data
5 6 (4.88%) MySQL
5 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.44%) OLAP
9 2 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.63%) NUnit
4 2 (1.63%) Subversion
4 2 (1.63%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) TestNG
5 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.81%) Ant
5 1 (0.81%) JUnit
5 1 (0.81%) Moq
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (18.70%) Telecoms
2 22 (17.89%) Banking
3 10 (8.13%) Finance
4 6 (4.88%) Advertising
5 4 (3.25%) Billing
6 2 (1.63%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.89%) HTML
2 35 (28.46%) .NET
3 27 (21.95%) CSS
4 24 (19.51%) XML
5 23 (18.70%) ASP.NET
6 21 (17.07%) jQuery
7 20 (16.26%) HTML5
8 15 (12.20%) J2EE
8 15 (12.20%) Web Services
9 13 (10.57%) Spring
10 12 (9.76%) Hibernate
10 12 (9.76%) REST
11 10 (8.13%) CSS3
12 9 (7.32%) iOS SDK
12 9 (7.32%) Android SDK
12 9 (7.32%) JSON
13 8 (6.50%) .NET Framework
13 8 (6.50%) Struts
13 8 (6.50%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (5.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.07%) User Experience
2 5 (4.07%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.81%) Xbox
3 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
3 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.81%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Apple iOS
2 16 (13.01%) Windows
2 16 (13.01%) Android
3 11 (8.94%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.20%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.76%) Unit Testing
3 26 (21.14%) MVC
4 17 (13.82%) Web Development
5 14 (11.38%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (9.76%) OO
6 12 (9.76%) Android Development
6 12 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 11 (8.94%) iOS Development
7 11 (8.94%) OOP
7 11 (8.94%) ETL
8 10 (8.13%) Scrum
9 9 (7.32%) TDD
10 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.50%) Migration
10 8 (6.50%) OOD
11 7 (5.69%) CRM
12 6 (4.88%) Software Engineering
13 5 (4.07%) Software Architecture
14 4 (3.25%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.28%) SQL
2 34 (27.64%) C#
3 33 (26.83%) Java
4 28 (22.76%) JavaScript
5 17 (13.82%) C++
6 15 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 15 (12.20%) PHP
7 12 (9.76%) Objective-C
8 8 (6.50%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.07%) RPG
9 5 (4.07%) PHP5
9 5 (4.07%) Scala
9 5 (4.07%) RPG/400
9 5 (4.07%) RPG IV
10 4 (3.25%) VB
10 4 (3.25%) Perl
10 4 (3.25%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.44%) Ruby
11 3 (2.44%) XAML
12 2 (1.63%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 23 (18.70%) Degree
2 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.44%) MCP
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.57%) Oracle
3 7 (5.69%) Zend
4 6 (4.88%) Xamarin
5 5 (4.07%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.25%) Guidewire
7 2 (1.63%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.63%) SAP
7 2 (1.63%) BEA
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