The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 98 103 102
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.37% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £37,800
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Software 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
1297 1352 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.94% 97.97% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1112 1151
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Wales region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +7 5 £40,000 - 2
Senior Software Developer
UK

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (30.00%) VB
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) QA
8 5 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) Spring
9 4 (20.00%) Scrum
9 4 (20.00%) Java
10 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) Postgraduate
10 3 (15.00%) JMS
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (15.00%) Sun
10 3 (15.00%) Sun Certification

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Moodle
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Moq
2 1 (5.00%) MSTest
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) JMS
7 3 (15.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (15.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.00%) CSS3
9 1 (5.00%) HTML5
9 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.00%) RequireJS
9 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (5.00%) Informatics
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) SDLC
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) VB
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (15.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Sun
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago