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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
UK / Wales
Rank 35 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 66 114 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.19% 8.31% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.46% 8.48% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 49 89 71
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,173 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £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
1021 1345 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.78% 98.03% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 864 1154 1144
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -3 58 £47,500 +18.75% 3
West Wales -10 5 £53,750 +34.37%
North Wales +1 3 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 108 (62.79%) SQL
2 95 (55.23%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (49.42%) CSS
4 84 (48.84%) JavaScript
5 81 (47.09%) HTML
6 69 (40.12%) .NET
7 66 (38.37%) C#
7 66 (38.37%) jQuery
8 63 (36.63%) MVC
9 52 (30.23%) Scrum
10 51 (29.65%) SQL Server
11 49 (28.49%) ASP.NET
11 49 (28.49%) Java
12 41 (23.84%) Mentoring
13 36 (20.93%) Spring
13 36 (20.93%) HTML5
14 35 (20.35%) CSS3
15 33 (19.19%) Finance
16 31 (18.02%) Hibernate
17 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
18 28 (16.28%) SOAP
18 28 (16.28%) REST
19 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
20 23 (13.37%) MongoDB
20 23 (13.37%) Ajax
20 23 (13.37%) Web Development
21 22 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
22 21 (12.21%) Front End Development
23 20 (11.63%) Oracle
24 19 (11.05%) T-SQL

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 9 (5.23%) Apache
2 8 (4.65%) CMS
2 8 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.91%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.91%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.74%) JBoss
4 3 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (9.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.40%) HTTP
2 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.58%) Broadband
3 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (29.65%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.37%) MongoDB
3 14 (8.14%) Neo4j
3 14 (8.14%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.56%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (6.98%) QlikView
6 11 (6.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (5.23%) MySQL
8 8 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (4.07%) Big Data
10 5 (2.91%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (8.14%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.56%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (6.98%) Visual Studio
5 11 (6.40%) JUnit
6 6 (3.49%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.91%) Maven
7 5 (2.91%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.33%) JIRA
8 4 (2.33%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.74%) Mockito
9 3 (1.74%) Subversion
10 2 (1.16%) Ant
10 2 (1.16%) Bower
10 2 (1.16%) Gradle
10 2 (1.16%) Grunt
10 2 (1.16%) gulp
10 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.16%) Moq
10 2 (1.16%) NUnit
General
1 33 (19.19%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Advertising
3 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.33%) Banking
4 4 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.74%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.16%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (49.42%) CSS
2 81 (47.09%) HTML
3 69 (40.12%) .NET
4 66 (38.37%) jQuery
5 49 (28.49%) ASP.NET
6 36 (20.93%) HTML5
6 36 (20.93%) Spring
7 35 (20.35%) CSS3
8 31 (18.02%) Hibernate
9 28 (16.28%) REST
9 28 (16.28%) SOAP
10 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (13.37%) Ajax
12 18 (10.47%) AngularJS
12 18 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (9.88%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (9.88%) Web Services
14 15 (8.72%) XML
15 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (7.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.33%) Fintech
2 4 (2.33%) iSeries
2 4 (2.33%) User Experience
3 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.16%) AS400
4 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.16%) Digital TV
4 2 (1.16%) FMCG
4 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.23%) Linux
2 5 (2.91%) Unix
3 4 (2.33%) Windows
4 3 (1.74%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (55.23%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (36.63%) MVC
3 52 (30.23%) Scrum
4 41 (23.84%) Mentoring
5 23 (13.37%) Web Development
6 21 (12.21%) Front End Development
7 19 (11.05%) SDLC
7 19 (11.05%) TDD
8 18 (10.47%) OO
9 15 (8.72%) ETL
9 15 (8.72%) Software Engineering
9 15 (8.72%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.81%) OOP
11 7 (4.07%) OOD
11 7 (4.07%) Open Source
11 7 (4.07%) Waterfall
12 6 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.49%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.49%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (62.79%) SQL
2 84 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 66 (38.37%) C#
4 49 (28.49%) Java
5 19 (11.05%) T-SQL
6 16 (9.30%) PL/SQL
7 12 (6.98%) PHP
8 6 (3.49%) C++
9 5 (2.91%) Python
9 5 (2.91%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.33%) RPG
10 4 (2.33%) RPG IV
10 4 (2.33%) RPG/400
11 3 (1.74%) Groovy
11 3 (1.74%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.16%) C
12 2 (1.16%) COBOL
12 2 (1.16%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (3.49%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.91%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.63%) Oracle
3 3 (1.74%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.16%) IBM
4 2 (1.16%) Nagra
4 2 (1.16%) Perforce
4 2 (1.16%) SAP
4 2 (1.16%) Twitter
4 2 (1.16%) Zend
5 1 (0.58%) Blue Prism
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