The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 60 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 41 45 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.11% 3.59% 7.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 3.73% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 65
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1271 1206 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.29% 96.10% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1067 836
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 £38,500 -1.28% 3
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 40 (49.38%) SQL
2 37 (45.68%) .NET
3 35 (43.21%) SQL Server
4 33 (40.74%) HTML
5 32 (39.51%) C#
6 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (32.10%) Java
7 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
8 25 (30.86%) CSS
9 23 (28.40%) Web Services
9 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
9 23 (28.40%) MVC
10 22 (27.16%) Scrum
11 19 (23.46%) Spring
12 17 (20.99%) WCF
13 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
14 15 (18.52%) XML
14 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
16 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (14.81%) OLAP
17 12 (14.81%) Java EE
17 12 (14.81%) Web Development
18 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 11 (13.58%) Windows
18 11 (13.58%) PHP
18 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
18 11 (13.58%) ETL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (12.35%) IIS
2 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) CMS
3 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.70%) Confluence
4 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) ImageReady
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) SMTP
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (43.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (14.81%) OLAP
6 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 8 (9.88%) MySQL
9 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
10 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.23%) MS Access
12 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Maven
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (4.94%) JIRA
3 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.94%) Hudson
3 4 (4.94%) Subversion
4 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.70%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.70%) JUnit
4 3 (3.70%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.47%) Xcode
5 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.23%) NUnit
6 1 (1.23%) MSTest
6 1 (1.23%) Moq
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Advertising
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.68%) .NET
2 33 (40.74%) HTML
3 25 (30.86%) CSS
4 23 (28.40%) Web Services
5 19 (23.46%) Spring
6 17 (20.99%) WCF
7 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET
8 15 (18.52%) XML
9 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
10 12 (14.81%) Java EE
11 11 (13.58%) Hibernate
12 10 (12.35%) J2EE
13 9 (11.11%) HTML5
14 8 (9.88%) jQuery
15 7 (8.64%) JPA
15 7 (8.64%) Symfony
15 7 (8.64%) SOAP
16 6 (7.41%) JSP
16 6 (7.41%) Middleware
16 6 (7.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) RIA
2 5 (6.17%) Social Media
2 5 (6.17%) Kindle
2 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Open Source
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.47%) Social Network
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Blog
6 1 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.23%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.40%) MVC
3 22 (27.16%) Scrum
4 12 (14.81%) Web Development
5 11 (13.58%) ETL
6 10 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.11%) SEO
7 9 (11.11%) OO
8 8 (9.88%) UML
8 8 (9.88%) TDD
9 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.64%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (7.41%) Data Management
10 6 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.17%) Software Testing
11 5 (6.17%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) SQL
2 32 (39.51%) C#
3 26 (32.10%) Java
3 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
4 11 (13.58%) PHP
5 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.17%) Scala
6 4 (4.94%) C++
7 3 (3.70%) VB
7 3 (3.70%) Groovy
7 3 (3.70%) Clojure
8 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.47%) PHP5
8 2 (2.47%) Perl
9 1 (1.23%) C
9 1 (1.23%) VBScript
9 1 (1.23%) VBA
9 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) ISO 9001
1 5 (6.17%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) Twitter
4 4 (4.94%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.47%) Facebook
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
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