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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 38 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 75 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.37% 5.62% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.55% 5.93% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 66 67 36
Average salary £36,500 £38,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.19% +3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £43,500
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
1244 1265 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.88% 94.83% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 1138 960
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +12 61 £35,750 -7.14% 10
West Wales - 7 £45,000 -
North Wales -12 1 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 76 (62.30%) SQL
2 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
3 41 (33.61%) .NET
4 34 (27.87%) C#
5 33 (27.05%) T-SQL
5 33 (27.05%) HTML
6 31 (25.41%) Java
6 31 (25.41%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
9 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
10 27 (22.13%) ETL
11 26 (21.31%) Unit Testing
11 26 (21.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (21.31%) CSS
11 26 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (20.49%) XML
12 25 (20.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (18.85%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (18.03%) Degree
15 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET
15 21 (17.21%) Spring
15 21 (17.21%) OLAP
15 21 (17.21%) OLAP Cube
16 20 (16.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 19 (15.57%) Web Services
18 18 (14.75%) .NET Framework
18 18 (14.75%) Telecoms
18 18 (14.75%) Banking

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (7.38%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.92%) Node.js
3 4 (3.28%) CMS
4 3 (2.46%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) SaaS
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.64%) GitHub
3 2 (1.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.82%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.38%) HTTP
2 5 (4.10%) Internet
3 2 (1.64%) Intranet
4 1 (0.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 30 (24.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (21.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (20.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (18.85%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (17.21%) OLAP
6 21 (17.21%) OLAP Cube
7 20 (16.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (7.38%) MySQL
11 6 (4.92%) OLTP
11 6 (4.92%) Oracle Database
12 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
12 5 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (3.28%) Data Mining
14 3 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
15 2 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
1 6 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.46%) Subversion
4 3 (2.46%) Selenium
5 2 (1.64%) Maven
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.82%) NUnit
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.82%) Ant
6 1 (0.82%) JUnit
6 1 (0.82%) MSTest
6 1 (0.82%) Moq
6 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (14.75%) Telecoms
1 18 (14.75%) Banking
2 8 (6.56%) Finance
3 4 (3.28%) Advertising
4 3 (2.46%) Billing
5 2 (1.64%) Automotive
6 1 (0.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (33.61%) .NET
2 33 (27.05%) HTML
3 26 (21.31%) CSS
4 25 (20.49%) XML
5 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET
5 21 (17.21%) Spring
6 19 (15.57%) Web Services
7 18 (14.75%) .NET Framework
8 17 (13.93%) Hibernate
9 16 (13.11%) J2EE
9 16 (13.11%) jQuery
10 15 (12.30%) HTML5
11 9 (7.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (7.38%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (7.38%) WCF
11 9 (7.38%) Java EE
12 8 (6.56%) WinForms
12 8 (6.56%) Middleware
13 7 (5.74%) XHTML
13 7 (5.74%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.10%) RIA
4 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.46%) User Experience
5 1 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.82%) EPoS
5 1 (0.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.66%) Windows
2 9 (7.38%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.56%) Android
3 8 (6.56%) Linux
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.41%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.13%) ETL
4 26 (21.31%) Unit Testing
5 17 (13.93%) MVC
5 17 (13.93%) OO
6 16 (13.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 13 (10.66%) Mentoring
7 13 (10.66%) Scrum
8 12 (9.84%) OOD
9 10 (8.20%) Web Development
10 9 (7.38%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.56%) Data Management
11 8 (6.56%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (5.74%) TDD
12 7 (5.74%) OOP
13 6 (4.92%) Migration
13 6 (4.92%) Data Migration
13 6 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 76 (62.30%) SQL
2 34 (27.87%) C#
3 33 (27.05%) T-SQL
4 31 (25.41%) Java
5 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
6 12 (9.84%) C++
7 10 (8.20%) PHP
8 9 (7.38%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.92%) Objective-C
10 5 (4.10%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.46%) RPG/400
11 3 (2.46%) RPG IV
11 3 (2.46%) Ruby
11 3 (2.46%) XAML
11 3 (2.46%) RPG
11 3 (2.46%) VB
12 2 (1.64%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.82%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.82%) XPath
13 1 (0.82%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (18.03%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) MCSD
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.20%) Oracle
3 5 (4.10%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (3.28%) Xamarin
5 3 (2.46%) Guidewire
5 3 (2.46%) SAP
6 2 (1.64%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.64%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.82%) Zend
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