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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 25 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 108 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.35% 4.33% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.61% 4.42% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 104 48 53
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,250 £30,565
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1254 1243 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.98% 97.87% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1065 1038
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +24 76 £47,500 +18.75% 6
North Wales +8 19 £45,000 +4.65%
West Wales -9 13 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 126 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (53.49%) JavaScript
3 114 (53.02%) SQL
4 112 (52.09%) HTML
5 107 (49.77%) CSS
6 106 (49.30%) .NET
7 90 (41.86%) MVC
8 79 (36.74%) C#
9 77 (35.81%) jQuery
10 76 (35.35%) Scrum
11 61 (28.37%) Java
11 61 (28.37%) SQL Server
12 52 (24.19%) Mentoring
13 50 (23.26%) HTML5
14 49 (22.79%) ASP.NET
15 45 (20.93%) CSS3
16 35 (16.28%) Microsoft
16 35 (16.28%) Spring
17 34 (15.81%) Web Development
18 33 (15.35%) Hibernate
19 32 (14.88%) Visual Studio
19 32 (14.88%) Ajax
20 30 (13.95%) Web Services
20 30 (13.95%) SOAP
21 28 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
22 27 (12.56%) .NET Framework
23 26 (12.09%) AngularJS
24 24 (11.16%) MongoDB
24 24 (11.16%) Finance
25 23 (10.70%) REST

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 10 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.72%) Apache
3 7 (3.26%) CMS
4 5 (2.33%) JBoss
4 5 (2.33%) WordPress
5 4 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.86%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.40%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.93%) IIS
7 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (5.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.86%) Magento
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.33%) HTTP
1 5 (2.33%) Intranet
2 4 (1.86%) Broadband
2 4 (1.86%) Internet
3 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (28.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.16%) MongoDB
3 18 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (7.44%) Neo4j
6 14 (6.51%) QlikView
6 14 (6.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (5.58%) MySQL
8 11 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (3.72%) OLAP
11 7 (3.26%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.79%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (2.33%) Big Data
13 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (2.33%) NoSQL
13 5 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (14.88%) Visual Studio
2 28 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (7.91%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.58%) JUnit
5 9 (4.19%) JIRA
6 8 (3.72%) Maven
7 7 (3.26%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.79%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.33%) Grunt
9 5 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.40%) Ant
10 3 (1.40%) Bower
10 3 (1.40%) Gradle
10 3 (1.40%) gulp
10 3 (1.40%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.40%) Subversion
11 2 (0.93%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.93%) Mocha
11 2 (0.93%) PVCS
General
1 24 (11.16%) Finance
2 15 (6.98%) Advertising
3 9 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.72%) Banking
5 7 (3.26%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.86%) Billing
7 2 (0.93%) Legal
7 2 (0.93%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (52.09%) HTML
2 107 (49.77%) CSS
3 106 (49.30%) .NET
4 77 (35.81%) jQuery
5 50 (23.26%) HTML5
6 49 (22.79%) ASP.NET
7 45 (20.93%) CSS3
8 35 (16.28%) Spring
9 33 (15.35%) Hibernate
10 32 (14.88%) Ajax
11 30 (13.95%) SOAP
11 30 (13.95%) Web Services
12 27 (12.56%) .NET Framework
13 26 (12.09%) AngularJS
14 23 (10.70%) REST
15 19 (8.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
17 15 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.26%) User Experience
3 6 (2.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.79%) Digital Media
3 6 (2.79%) Digital TV
4 4 (1.86%) iSeries
5 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.40%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.93%) AS400
6 2 (0.93%) Fintech
6 2 (0.93%) FMCG
7 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.58%) Windows
2 8 (3.72%) Linux
3 6 (2.79%) Unix
4 4 (1.86%) Android
5 3 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (41.86%) MVC
3 76 (35.35%) Scrum
4 52 (24.19%) Mentoring
5 34 (15.81%) Web Development
6 22 (10.23%) Front End Development
7 21 (9.77%) E-Commerce
7 21 (9.77%) SDLC
7 21 (9.77%) TDD
8 19 (8.84%) OO
9 16 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (6.51%) Coaching
10 14 (6.51%) OOP
10 14 (6.51%) Software Engineering
10 14 (6.51%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.05%) SEO
12 12 (5.58%) ETL
13 11 (5.12%) Release Management
14 10 (4.65%) Time Management
15 9 (4.19%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 115 (53.49%) JavaScript
2 114 (53.02%) SQL
3 79 (36.74%) C#
4 61 (28.37%) Java
5 22 (10.23%) T-SQL
6 13 (6.05%) PHP
7 10 (4.65%) C++
8 9 (4.19%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.26%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.33%) Groovy
10 5 (2.33%) Python
11 4 (1.86%) RPG
11 4 (1.86%) RPG IV
11 4 (1.86%) RPG/400
12 3 (1.40%) Scala
12 3 (1.40%) VB
13 2 (0.93%) COBOL
13 2 (0.93%) X++
14 1 (0.47%) C
14 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (5.58%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.44%) Oracle
3 5 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.86%) Guidewire
5 2 (0.93%) Blue Prism
5 2 (0.93%) IBM
5 2 (0.93%) Nagra
5 2 (0.93%) Perforce
5 2 (0.93%) SAP
5 2 (0.93%) Serena
6 1 (0.47%) Zend
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