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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 63 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 37 52 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.06% 4.16% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 4.29% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 36
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 £31,700 £29,850 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £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
1170 1212 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.77% 97.04% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1090 947
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 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 24 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 -21 26 £34,000 -12.82% 1
West Wales -3 8 £35,000 -12.50%
North Wales +7 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Senior Developer
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Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 55 (55.00%) .NET
2 50 (50.00%) C#
3 47 (47.00%) SQL Server
4 41 (41.00%) SQL
5 38 (38.00%) Web Services
5 38 (38.00%) MVC
6 37 (37.00%) HTML
7 36 (36.00%) Java
8 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
10 29 (29.00%) Scrum
11 28 (28.00%) ASP.NET
12 25 (25.00%) Spring
13 24 (24.00%) CSS
14 22 (22.00%) SOAP
14 22 (22.00%) .NET Framework
15 21 (21.00%) OO
16 20 (20.00%) jQuery
17 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
18 17 (17.00%) XML
18 17 (17.00%) Finance
18 17 (17.00%) Hibernate
19 16 (16.00%) SEO
19 16 (16.00%) VB.NET
19 16 (16.00%) UML
20 15 (15.00%) Web Development
20 15 (15.00%) WCF
21 14 (14.00%) PHP
22 12 (12.00%) Maven
22 12 (12.00%) OOP

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (8.00%) CMS
2 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.00%) IIS
4 5 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.00%) Confluence
6 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.00%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) ImageReady
2 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) SMTP
2 1 (1.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (47.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.00%) MySQL
5 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Maven
2 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.00%) Ant
4 6 (6.00%) Subversion
4 6 (6.00%) JUnit
4 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.00%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (4.00%) JIRA
5 4 (4.00%) Hudson
6 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.00%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.00%) Xcode
7 2 (2.00%) Selenium
7 2 (2.00%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.00%) Advertising
4 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Retail
7 1 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (55.00%) .NET
2 38 (38.00%) Web Services
3 37 (37.00%) HTML
4 28 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 25 (25.00%) Spring
6 24 (24.00%) CSS
7 22 (22.00%) SOAP
7 22 (22.00%) .NET Framework
8 20 (20.00%) jQuery
9 17 (17.00%) XML
9 17 (17.00%) Hibernate
10 15 (15.00%) WCF
11 12 (12.00%) Symfony
12 11 (11.00%) Ajax
13 10 (10.00%) J2EE
13 10 (10.00%) HTML5
13 10 (10.00%) RESTful
14 8 (8.00%) JSON
14 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Social Media
1 7 (7.00%) Kindle
2 5 (5.00%) Social Network
3 4 (4.00%) Open Source
3 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.00%) Blog
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Arduino
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Windows
2 6 (6.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.00%) MVC
2 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.00%) Scrum
4 21 (21.00%) OO
5 16 (16.00%) SEO
5 16 (16.00%) UML
6 15 (15.00%) Web Development
7 12 (12.00%) OOP
8 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.00%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.00%) TDD
10 7 (7.00%) CRM
10 7 (7.00%) Pair Programming
11 6 (6.00%) SOA
12 5 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (5.00%) Content Management
12 5 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.00%) OOD
13 4 (4.00%) ERP
13 4 (4.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) C#
2 41 (41.00%) SQL
3 36 (36.00%) Java
4 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.00%) VB.NET
6 14 (14.00%) PHP
7 10 (10.00%) VB
8 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.00%) Scala
10 3 (3.00%) Clojure
10 3 (3.00%) Groovy
10 3 (3.00%) C++
11 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.00%) C
11 2 (2.00%) Perl
11 2 (2.00%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.00%) PHP5
12 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.00%) VBScript
12 1 (1.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.00%) Degree
3 5 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) Twitter
3 5 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle
5 3 (3.00%) Facebook
5 3 (3.00%) JBoss
6 2 (2.00%) SAP
6 2 (2.00%) Sencha
7 1 (1.00%) Google
7 1 (1.00%) Adobe
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