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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 58 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.75% 3.05% 3.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 3.15% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 44
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,356 £34,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,350 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
1345 1300 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.11% 96.65% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1139 1081
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 31 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 31 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 52 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Senior Developer
UK

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 47 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (45.92%) HTML
3 44 (44.90%) .NET
4 40 (40.82%) C#
5 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
5 39 (39.80%) CSS
6 36 (36.73%) ASP.NET
7 35 (35.71%) SQL
7 35 (35.71%) MVC
7 35 (35.71%) Scrum
8 30 (30.61%) jQuery
9 27 (27.55%) Java
10 26 (26.53%) Visual Studio
11 22 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
14 19 (19.39%) Spring
15 18 (18.37%) HTML5
16 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
17 15 (15.31%) Finance
17 15 (15.31%) OOP
17 15 (15.31%) Web Services
18 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
18 13 (13.27%) .NET Framework
18 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
19 12 (12.24%) Web Development
19 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
19 12 (12.24%) J2EE
19 12 (12.24%) PHP
19 12 (12.24%) Hibernate

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 5 (5.10%) Apache
2 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.02%) Mule
4 1 (1.02%) Node.js
4 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.02%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) INSURE/90
2 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.04%) Staffware
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) PaaS
2 1 (1.02%) GitHub
2 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) HTTP
1 1 (1.02%) Intranet
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
1 1 (1.02%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.14%) Big Data
5 5 (5.10%) MySQL
5 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.10%) DB2
6 4 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (26.53%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.18%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.16%) Maven
3 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.14%) Ant
5 6 (6.12%) Eclipse
6 5 (5.10%) JUnit
7 3 (3.06%) JMeter
7 3 (3.06%) NetBeans
7 3 (3.06%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.06%) Selenium
7 3 (3.06%) Hudson
7 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.06%) Gradle
8 2 (2.04%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.04%) NUnit
8 2 (2.04%) Subversion
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.02%) TestNG
9 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (15.31%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.12%) Advertising
4 5 (5.10%) Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Marketing
5 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.04%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (45.92%) HTML
2 44 (44.90%) .NET
3 39 (39.80%) CSS
4 36 (36.73%) ASP.NET
5 30 (30.61%) jQuery
6 22 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (19.39%) Spring
8 18 (18.37%) HTML5
9 15 (15.31%) Web Services
10 13 (13.27%) .NET Framework
10 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
11 12 (12.24%) Hibernate
11 12 (12.24%) J2EE
12 11 (11.22%) XML
13 10 (10.20%) REST
13 10 (10.20%) CSS3
14 9 (9.18%) WCF
15 8 (8.16%) Entity Framework
16 7 (7.14%) Java EE
16 7 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) User Experience
2 5 (5.10%) iSeries
3 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) iPhone
5 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.04%) iPad
5 2 (2.04%) DTV
5 2 (2.04%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Xbox
6 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Windows
3 4 (4.08%) Android
4 3 (3.06%) UNIX
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.71%) MVC
2 35 (35.71%) Scrum
3 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
4 15 (15.31%) OOP
5 12 (12.24%) Web Development
5 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
6 11 (11.22%) OO
7 10 (10.20%) SDLC
8 8 (8.16%) People Management
9 7 (7.14%) Software Architecture
10 5 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.10%) CRM
10 5 (5.10%) TDD
11 4 (4.08%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.08%) SOA
12 3 (3.06%) ITIL
12 3 (3.06%) Service Delivery
12 3 (3.06%) MVVM
12 3 (3.06%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.82%) C#
2 39 (39.80%) JavaScript
3 35 (35.71%) SQL
4 27 (27.55%) Java
5 12 (12.24%) PHP
6 9 (9.18%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.16%) C++
8 7 (7.14%) Scala
9 6 (6.12%) Perl
10 5 (5.10%) RPG
10 5 (5.10%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.10%) RPG/400
10 5 (5.10%) RPG IV
11 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.06%) Python
11 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.04%) Go
12 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) MCP
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.20%) Oracle
3 3 (3.06%) Zend
4 2 (2.04%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.04%) BEA
4 2 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (1.02%) Adobe
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