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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 34 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 83 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.22% 3.34% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.32% 3.45% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 70 43 30
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,565 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1314 1334 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.50% 96.88% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1130 1015
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +31 77 £42,500 +4.29% 4
North Wales +13 3 - - 1
West Wales -12 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 96 (51.06%) C#
2 92 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (47.87%) HTML
4 88 (46.81%) .NET
5 85 (45.21%) MVC
6 79 (42.02%) SQL
6 79 (42.02%) JavaScript
6 79 (42.02%) CSS
7 70 (37.23%) ASP.NET
8 65 (34.57%) jQuery
9 57 (30.32%) Java
10 50 (26.60%) Web Development
11 47 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 46 (24.47%) Web Services
13 41 (21.81%) AngularJS
14 40 (21.28%) Microsoft
15 37 (19.68%) OO
16 36 (19.15%) Ajax
17 35 (18.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (18.09%) Degree
18 34 (18.09%) SDLC
19 33 (17.55%) TDD
20 31 (16.49%) Spring
21 27 (14.36%) Scrum
21 27 (14.36%) Finance
22 24 (12.77%) Struts
22 24 (12.77%) Git (software)
23 23 (12.23%) Subversion
23 23 (12.23%) Computer Science
23 23 (12.23%) Marketing

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 18 (9.57%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.85%) Node.js
3 10 (5.32%) IIS
4 8 (4.26%) Apache
5 5 (2.66%) CMS
5 5 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.13%) JBoss
7 3 (1.60%) Drupal
8 2 (1.06%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.53%) Moodle
Applications
1 17 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.19%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.06%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.79%) Intranet
2 7 (3.72%) Internet
3 3 (1.60%) Skype
4 2 (1.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (7.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (5.85%) OLAP
5 10 (5.32%) MySQL
5 10 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.79%) OLAP Cube
6 9 (4.79%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.72%) Big Data
7 7 (3.72%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.66%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.06%) QlikView
11 1 (0.53%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.23%) Subversion
3 16 (8.51%) TeamCity
4 14 (7.45%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (6.38%) AnthillPro
6 12 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (6.38%) Cucumber
6 12 (6.38%) Hudson
7 9 (4.79%) Visual Studio
8 7 (3.72%) Ant
8 7 (3.72%) Gradle
8 7 (3.72%) Maven
8 7 (3.72%) RSpec
8 7 (3.72%) SoapUI
9 6 (3.19%) JUnit
10 2 (1.06%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.06%) JIRA
10 2 (1.06%) Mockito
11 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (14.36%) Finance
2 23 (12.23%) Marketing
3 20 (10.64%) Advertising
4 12 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.72%) Banking
5 7 (3.72%) Legal
6 5 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.13%) Billing
7 4 (2.13%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.60%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (47.87%) HTML
2 88 (46.81%) .NET
3 79 (42.02%) CSS
4 70 (37.23%) ASP.NET
5 65 (34.57%) jQuery
6 46 (24.47%) Web Services
7 41 (21.81%) AngularJS
8 36 (19.15%) Ajax
9 35 (18.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (16.49%) Spring
11 24 (12.77%) Struts
12 21 (11.17%) JSP
13 20 (10.64%) DHTML
13 20 (10.64%) JSON
14 19 (10.11%) XML
15 15 (7.98%) HTML5
16 13 (6.91%) CSS3
16 13 (6.91%) SOAP
17 12 (6.38%) Hibernate
17 12 (6.38%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.23%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.64%) Web 2.0
3 15 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.38%) Blog
5 8 (4.26%) AS400
6 5 (2.66%) User Experience
7 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.06%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.53%) Informatics
9 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
9 1 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.45%) Linux
2 6 (3.19%) Android
3 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.13%) Windows
5 3 (1.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (45.21%) MVC
3 50 (26.60%) Web Development
4 37 (19.68%) OO
5 34 (18.09%) SDLC
6 33 (17.55%) TDD
7 27 (14.36%) Scrum
8 23 (12.23%) OOP
9 21 (11.17%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (9.57%) BDD
12 15 (7.98%) OOD
13 14 (7.45%) Web Application Development
14 12 (6.38%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.38%) Test Automation
15 11 (5.85%) ETL
16 7 (3.72%) Front End Development
16 7 (3.72%) Waterfall
17 6 (3.19%) Analytics
17 6 (3.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (51.06%) C#
2 79 (42.02%) JavaScript
2 79 (42.02%) SQL
3 57 (30.32%) Java
4 23 (12.23%) VB.NET
5 20 (10.64%) PHP
6 16 (8.51%) Ruby
7 10 (5.32%) VB
8 8 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.72%) C++
10 6 (3.19%) RPG
10 6 (3.19%) RPG IV
11 5 (2.66%) VBA
12 4 (2.13%) Groovy
13 2 (1.06%) COBOL
13 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.53%) Perl
14 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (18.09%) Degree
2 3 (1.60%) Postgraduate
2 3 (1.60%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 40 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.38%) Oracle
3 5 (2.66%) SAP
4 4 (2.13%) Guidewire
5 3 (1.60%) Sun
6 2 (1.06%) IBM
6 2 (1.06%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe
7 1 (0.53%) Sage
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