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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 58 43 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.26% 4.50% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 4.64% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 34 51 35
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £28,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,600 £47,500
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
1184 1206 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.42% 96.95% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1084 928
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Developer
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -18 28 £33,000 -15.38% 1
West Wales -1 8 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North Wales +11 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Senior Developer
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Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 58 (54.72%) .NET
2 53 (50.00%) C#
3 47 (44.34%) SQL Server
4 41 (38.68%) SQL
5 40 (37.74%) Java
6 39 (36.79%) Web Services
6 39 (36.79%) MVC
7 37 (34.91%) HTML
8 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (29.25%) JavaScript
10 28 (26.42%) ASP.NET
10 28 (26.42%) Scrum
11 26 (24.53%) Spring
12 24 (22.64%) CSS
13 23 (21.70%) SOAP
14 22 (20.75%) OO
15 21 (19.81%) .NET Framework
15 21 (19.81%) jQuery
16 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
17 18 (16.98%) XML
17 18 (16.98%) Hibernate
17 18 (16.98%) Finance
18 16 (15.09%) SEO
18 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
18 16 (15.09%) UML
19 15 (14.15%) WCF
20 14 (13.21%) Web Development
20 14 (13.21%) PHP
21 13 (12.26%) OOP
21 13 (12.26%) Maven

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (7.55%) CMS
2 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.72%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (4.72%) IIS
4 3 (2.83%) Confluence
5 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.94%) Mule
6 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) SMTP
2 1 (0.94%) DNS
2 1 (0.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (44.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.77%) MySQL
5 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Maven
2 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.55%) Ant
3 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.60%) Apache Ivy
3 7 (6.60%) JUnit
3 7 (6.60%) Subversion
4 6 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.77%) Hudson
5 4 (3.77%) JIRA
5 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.83%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.89%) Xcode
7 2 (1.89%) Selenium
7 2 (1.89%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.72%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.72%) Advertising
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
4 3 (2.83%) Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (54.72%) .NET
2 39 (36.79%) Web Services
3 37 (34.91%) HTML
4 28 (26.42%) ASP.NET
5 26 (24.53%) Spring
6 24 (22.64%) CSS
7 23 (21.70%) SOAP
8 21 (19.81%) .NET Framework
8 21 (19.81%) jQuery
9 18 (16.98%) XML
9 18 (16.98%) Hibernate
10 15 (14.15%) WCF
11 12 (11.32%) J2EE
11 12 (11.32%) Symfony
12 11 (10.38%) Ajax
13 10 (9.43%) RESTful
13 10 (9.43%) HTML5
14 9 (8.49%) JSON
15 8 (7.55%) Struts
15 8 (7.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Social Media
1 7 (6.60%) Kindle
2 5 (4.72%) Social Network
2 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.77%) Open Source
4 3 (2.83%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) Blog
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) Arduino
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.38%) Windows
2 7 (6.60%) Android
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.79%) MVC
2 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.42%) Scrum
4 22 (20.75%) OO
5 16 (15.09%) SEO
5 16 (15.09%) UML
6 14 (13.21%) Web Development
7 13 (12.26%) OOP
8 11 (10.38%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering
9 10 (9.43%) TDD
10 7 (6.60%) CRM
10 7 (6.60%) Pair Programming
11 6 (5.66%) SOA
12 5 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.72%) Refactoring
12 5 (4.72%) ERP
12 5 (4.72%) OOD
12 5 (4.72%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (4.72%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.00%) C#
2 41 (38.68%) SQL
3 40 (37.74%) Java
4 31 (29.25%) JavaScript
5 16 (15.09%) VB.NET
6 14 (13.21%) PHP
7 10 (9.43%) VB
8 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.72%) Scala
10 4 (3.77%) C
11 3 (2.83%) Groovy
11 3 (2.83%) Clojure
11 3 (2.83%) C++
12 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.89%) Perl
12 2 (1.89%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.89%) PHP5
13 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.94%) VBScript
13 1 (0.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.66%) Degree
3 5 (4.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Twitter
3 5 (4.72%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.83%) Facebook
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle
4 3 (2.83%) SAP
4 3 (2.83%) JBoss
5 2 (1.89%) Sencha
6 1 (0.94%) Adobe
6 1 (0.94%) Google
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