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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
UK / Wales
Rank 26 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 85 92 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.81% 7.38% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.12% 7.52% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 74 77 73
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £33,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
1047 1224 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.23% 98.16% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1057 1148
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +11 69 £48,500 +21.25% 2
North Wales +5 12 £45,000 +4.65%
West Wales -16 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 116 (62.37%) SQL
2 107 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (51.08%) HTML
4 94 (50.54%) CSS
5 92 (49.46%) JavaScript
6 80 (43.01%) .NET
7 72 (38.71%) jQuery
8 71 (38.17%) MVC
9 66 (35.48%) C#
10 61 (32.80%) Scrum
11 59 (31.72%) Java
12 48 (25.81%) SQL Server
12 48 (25.81%) ASP.NET
13 47 (25.27%) Mentoring
14 40 (21.51%) Spring
15 38 (20.43%) HTML5
15 38 (20.43%) Hibernate
16 36 (19.35%) CSS3
17 33 (17.74%) SOAP
18 30 (16.13%) REST
19 29 (15.59%) Finance
20 28 (15.05%) Team Foundation Server
20 28 (15.05%) Ajax
21 26 (13.98%) Web Development
22 24 (12.90%) Microsoft
23 23 (12.37%) Web Services
24 22 (11.83%) Front End Development
25 21 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
25 21 (11.29%) MongoDB
26 20 (10.75%) AngularJS

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 8 (4.30%) Apache
2 6 (3.23%) CMS
2 6 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.15%) JBoss
3 4 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.61%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.08%) WordPress
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.84%) HTTP
2 2 (1.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.29%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.53%) Neo4j
4 13 (6.99%) QlikView
5 12 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (5.38%) MySQL
6 10 (5.38%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.69%) Big Data
11 5 (2.69%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (15.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (10.22%) Visual Studio
3 17 (9.14%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.38%) JUnit
5 8 (4.30%) JIRA
5 8 (4.30%) Maven
5 8 (4.30%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.23%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.15%) Subversion
8 3 (1.61%) Ant
8 3 (1.61%) Bower
8 3 (1.61%) Gradle
8 3 (1.61%) Grunt
8 3 (1.61%) gulp
8 3 (1.61%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.08%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.08%) Mocha
9 2 (1.08%) TestNG
General
1 29 (15.59%) Finance
2 14 (7.53%) Advertising
3 9 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.30%) Banking
5 4 (2.15%) Billing
5 4 (2.15%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.15%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.54%) Games
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (51.08%) HTML
2 94 (50.54%) CSS
3 80 (43.01%) .NET
4 72 (38.71%) jQuery
5 48 (25.81%) ASP.NET
6 40 (21.51%) Spring
7 38 (20.43%) Hibernate
7 38 (20.43%) HTML5
8 36 (19.35%) CSS3
9 33 (17.74%) SOAP
10 30 (16.13%) REST
11 28 (15.05%) Ajax
12 23 (12.37%) Web Services
13 21 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (10.75%) AngularJS
15 19 (10.22%) .NET Framework
15 19 (10.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (9.68%) XML
17 16 (8.60%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.69%) User Experience
3 4 (2.15%) Fintech
3 4 (2.15%) iSeries
4 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.08%) AS400
5 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.08%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.08%) FMCG
5 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.84%) Linux
2 6 (3.23%) Unix
3 5 (2.69%) Windows
4 3 (1.61%) Android
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (38.17%) MVC
3 61 (32.80%) Scrum
4 47 (25.27%) Mentoring
5 26 (13.98%) Web Development
6 22 (11.83%) Front End Development
7 19 (10.22%) SDLC
8 16 (8.60%) OO
9 15 (8.06%) Unit Testing
10 14 (7.53%) TDD
11 12 (6.45%) Software Engineering
12 11 (5.91%) Coaching
12 11 (5.91%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.38%) ETL
13 10 (5.38%) OOP
13 10 (5.38%) Release Management
14 9 (4.84%) SEO
15 8 (4.30%) Business Transformation
15 8 (4.30%) OOD
15 8 (4.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (62.37%) SQL
2 92 (49.46%) JavaScript
3 66 (35.48%) C#
4 59 (31.72%) Java
5 20 (10.75%) T-SQL
6 12 (6.45%) PHP
6 12 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.76%) C++
8 6 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.69%) Python
10 4 (2.15%) Groovy
10 4 (2.15%) RPG
10 4 (2.15%) RPG IV
10 4 (2.15%) RPG/400
11 3 (1.61%) Scala
11 3 (1.61%) VB
12 2 (1.08%) COBOL
13 1 (0.54%) C
13 1 (0.54%) Perl
13 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.60%) Oracle
3 4 (2.15%) Guidewire
4 3 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.08%) IBM
5 2 (1.08%) Nagra
5 2 (1.08%) Perforce
5 2 (1.08%) SAP
6 1 (0.54%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.54%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £32,277 - 37,394 per year
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