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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 66 78 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.92% 2.15% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 2.22% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 44
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,533 £31,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £41,250
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
1310 1263 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.55% 97.08% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1078 1095
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +13 36 £45,000 +28.57% 5
North Wales -3 4 £36,000 -15.29%
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 46 (38.66%) SQL
2 41 (34.45%) HTML
3 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (32.77%) C#
4 39 (32.77%) .NET
5 33 (27.73%) Java
6 32 (26.89%) JavaScript
7 31 (26.05%) MVC
8 30 (25.21%) CSS
9 29 (24.37%) Unit Testing
10 27 (22.69%) ASP.NET
11 25 (21.01%) jQuery
12 24 (20.17%) Telecoms
13 23 (19.33%) Scrum
13 23 (19.33%) Banking
13 23 (19.33%) Degree
14 22 (18.49%) XML
15 21 (17.65%) HTML5
16 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
17 16 (13.45%) PHP
17 16 (13.45%) Windows
17 16 (13.45%) Apple iOS
18 15 (12.61%) REST
18 15 (12.61%) Android
18 15 (12.61%) J2EE
19 14 (11.76%) OOP
19 14 (11.76%) Web Development
20 13 (10.92%) .NET Framework
20 13 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 13 (10.92%) Web Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (7.56%) Apache
2 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.52%) Node.js
3 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.84%) Mule
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.84%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) INSURE/90
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.68%) Staffware
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) SaaS
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.68%) PaaS
3 2 (1.68%) GitHub
4 1 (0.84%) IaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) HTTP
2 6 (5.04%) SSH
3 2 (1.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.56%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.88%) MySQL
6 6 (5.04%) Big Data
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.20%) DB2
8 4 (3.36%) OLTP
8 4 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.20%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.36%) Maven
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.52%) Ant
5 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.52%) NUnit
6 2 (1.68%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.68%) Gradle
6 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.68%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.84%) TestNG
7 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.84%) JUnit
7 1 (0.84%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.84%) Moq
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (20.17%) Telecoms
2 23 (19.33%) Banking
3 11 (9.24%) Finance
4 5 (4.20%) Advertising
5 4 (3.36%) Billing
6 2 (1.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (34.45%) HTML
2 39 (32.77%) .NET
3 30 (25.21%) CSS
4 27 (22.69%) ASP.NET
5 25 (21.01%) jQuery
6 22 (18.49%) XML
7 21 (17.65%) HTML5
8 15 (12.61%) REST
8 15 (12.61%) J2EE
9 13 (10.92%) Web Services
9 13 (10.92%) Hibernate
9 13 (10.92%) Spring
9 13 (10.92%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.08%) Entity Framework
11 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (7.56%) iOS SDK
12 9 (7.56%) Android SDK
13 8 (6.72%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (6.72%) WCF
14 7 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.20%) iSeries
2 5 (4.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.52%) User Experience
4 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.84%) NHS
5 1 (0.84%) iPhone
5 1 (0.84%) Xbox
5 1 (0.84%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.45%) Windows
1 16 (13.45%) Apple iOS
2 15 (12.61%) Android
3 12 (10.08%) Linux
4 3 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) UNIX
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.05%) MVC
3 29 (24.37%) Unit Testing
4 23 (19.33%) Scrum
5 14 (11.76%) Web Development
5 14 (11.76%) OOP
6 12 (10.08%) Android Development
7 11 (9.24%) iOS Development
7 11 (9.24%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.56%) SDLC
8 9 (7.56%) OO
9 8 (6.72%) CRM
9 8 (6.72%) ETL
9 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.72%) Data Migration
9 8 (6.72%) Migration
9 8 (6.72%) Software Architecture
10 6 (5.04%) MVVM
10 6 (5.04%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.66%) SQL
2 39 (32.77%) C#
3 33 (27.73%) Java
4 32 (26.89%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.45%) PHP
6 13 (10.92%) C++
7 12 (10.08%) Objective-C
8 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
9 10 (8.40%) VB.NET
10 9 (7.56%) RPG
10 9 (7.56%) RPG/400
10 9 (7.56%) RPG IV
11 6 (5.04%) PHP5
11 6 (5.04%) Scala
12 5 (4.20%) Perl
13 3 (2.52%) VB
13 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.52%) XAML
13 3 (2.52%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.68%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) MCP
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) Oracle
2 11 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.72%) Zend
4 5 (4.20%) Xamarin
5 4 (3.36%) Guidewire
6 3 (2.52%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.68%) BEA
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