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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 56 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 48 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.43% 2.64% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 2.74% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
1358 1277 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.93% 96.23% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1091 1077
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 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +19 45 £40,000 +3.89% 3
North Wales -3 3 £36,000 -15.29%
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (46.24%) .NET
2 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (43.01%) HTML
4 39 (41.94%) C#
5 35 (37.63%) JavaScript
6 34 (36.56%) CSS
7 33 (35.48%) ASP.NET
7 33 (35.48%) MVC
8 31 (33.33%) Scrum
9 30 (32.26%) SQL
10 28 (30.11%) jQuery
11 23 (24.73%) Java
12 22 (23.66%) Visual Studio
13 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
13 20 (21.51%) HTML5
14 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
16 14 (15.05%) Finance
16 14 (15.05%) OOP
16 14 (15.05%) Mentoring
17 13 (13.98%) PHP
18 12 (12.90%) Spring
18 12 (12.90%) Web Development
18 12 (12.90%) .NET Framework
19 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
19 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 11 (11.83%) XML
19 11 (11.83%) Windows
20 10 (10.75%) Linux
20 10 (10.75%) MS Excel

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (7.53%) Apache
2 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.08%) Mule
4 1 (1.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.08%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) INSURE/90
2 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.15%) Staffware
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
2 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
1 4 (4.30%) SSH
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.45%) Big Data
5 6 (6.45%) MySQL
6 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.38%) DB2
7 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (23.66%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.38%) Maven
5 4 (4.30%) Ant
6 3 (3.23%) JUnit
6 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.15%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.15%) NUnit
7 2 (2.15%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.15%) Gradle
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.08%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.08%) Hudson
8 1 (1.08%) Selenium
8 1 (1.08%) TestNG
8 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.38%) Advertising
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (46.24%) .NET
2 40 (43.01%) HTML
3 34 (36.56%) CSS
4 33 (35.48%) ASP.NET
5 28 (30.11%) jQuery
6 20 (21.51%) HTML5
7 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (12.90%) Spring
8 12 (12.90%) .NET Framework
9 11 (11.83%) XML
10 10 (10.75%) Web Services
10 10 (10.75%) REST
10 10 (10.75%) AngularJS
11 9 (9.68%) Hibernate
11 9 (9.68%) J2EE
12 8 (8.60%) WCF
12 8 (8.60%) Entity Framework
13 7 (7.53%) CSS3
14 5 (5.38%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (5.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) User Experience
2 5 (5.38%) iSeries
3 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.15%) iPhone
5 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) DTV
5 1 (1.08%) iPad
5 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.08%) Xbox
5 1 (1.08%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
2 10 (10.75%) Linux
3 8 (8.60%) Android
4 7 (7.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.15%) UNIX
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) MVC
3 31 (33.33%) Scrum
4 14 (15.05%) OOP
4 14 (15.05%) Mentoring
5 12 (12.90%) Web Development
6 11 (11.83%) Unit Testing
7 9 (9.68%) SDLC
8 8 (8.60%) OO
9 7 (7.53%) Software Architecture
10 5 (5.38%) CRM
10 5 (5.38%) People Management
10 5 (5.38%) Android Development
10 5 (5.38%) iOS Development
11 4 (4.30%) SOA
11 4 (4.30%) TDD
11 4 (4.30%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.23%) MVVM
12 3 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.94%) C#
2 35 (37.63%) JavaScript
3 30 (32.26%) SQL
4 23 (24.73%) Java
5 13 (13.98%) PHP
6 10 (10.75%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.60%) C++
8 6 (6.45%) Scala
9 5 (5.38%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.38%) Perl
9 5 (5.38%) RPG
9 5 (5.38%) RPG/400
9 5 (5.38%) RPG IV
10 4 (4.30%) PHP5
10 4 (4.30%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.15%) Python
12 2 (2.15%) Go
12 2 (2.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) MCP
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
1 3 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle
3 6 (6.45%) Zend
4 3 (3.23%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.15%) BEA
6 1 (1.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe
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