The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 55 78 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 266 184 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.28% 3.48% 4.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 3.58% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 203 165 220
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5986 5141 4993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.38% 97.15% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4723 4302 4212
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Warwickshire +31 95 £50,000 - 5
Birmingham -4 71 £40,000 - 6
Coventry +15 36 £49,500 +7.02% 3
Staffordshire -3 22 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Worcestershire -1 13 £33,000 -22.35% 3
Shropshire -13 9 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Herefordshire +6 6 £32,500 -
Solihull +1 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Wolverhampton -8 2 £35,000 +3.70%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Senior 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 301 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (50.19%) HTML
3 264 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 257 (48.67%) CSS
5 242 (45.83%) SQL
6 179 (33.90%) .NET
7 178 (33.71%) C#
8 168 (31.82%) Scrum
9 165 (31.25%) Java
10 163 (30.87%) TDD
11 162 (30.68%) MVC
12 159 (30.11%) jQuery
13 128 (24.24%) ASP.NET
14 127 (24.05%) SOA
15 120 (22.73%) Degree
16 119 (22.54%) MySQL
17 117 (22.16%) Spring
18 115 (21.78%) RESTful
19 114 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
19 114 (21.59%) Software Engineering
20 113 (21.40%) SQL Server
21 110 (20.83%) XML
22 108 (20.45%) Unit Testing
23 98 (18.56%) HTML5
24 91 (17.23%) Git (software)
25 90 (17.05%) Mathematics
25 90 (17.05%) Jenkins
26 89 (16.86%) Hibernate
26 89 (16.86%) AngularJS
27 87 (16.48%) Web Development

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 82 (15.53%) JBoss
2 76 (14.39%) GlassFish
3 51 (9.66%) WildFly
4 46 (8.71%) Node.js
5 41 (7.77%) Apache Spark
6 26 (4.92%) CMS
7 17 (3.22%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (2.08%) WordPress
9 9 (1.70%) Apache
9 9 (1.70%) IIS
9 9 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.14%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.95%) Drupal
11 5 (0.95%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.38%) nginx
13 2 (0.38%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 29 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.70%) PrintSoft PReS
4 2 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (2.27%) Magento
2 9 (1.70%) Exstream
3 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.19%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.19%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.08%) SaaS
4 5 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.95%) GitHub
5 2 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Heroku
6 1 (0.19%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.22%) Internet
2 9 (1.70%) DNS
3 8 (1.52%) DHCP
4 7 (1.33%) Extranet
4 7 (1.33%) Intranet
5 4 (0.76%) HTTP
6 1 (0.19%) FTP
6 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (22.54%) MySQL
2 113 (21.40%) SQL Server
3 83 (15.72%) PostgreSQL
4 59 (11.17%) MongoDB
5 57 (10.80%) NoSQL
6 50 (9.47%) Big Data
7 48 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 44 (8.33%) Hadoop
9 36 (6.82%) Relational Database
10 21 (3.98%) RDBMS
11 20 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (1.14%) Neo4j
16 6 (1.14%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 91 (17.23%) Git (software)
2 90 (17.05%) Jenkins
3 77 (14.58%) Hudson
4 76 (14.39%) JUnit
5 51 (9.66%) Subversion
6 49 (9.28%) JBehave
7 44 (8.33%) Selenium
8 35 (6.63%) Cucumber
8 35 (6.63%) Grunt
9 32 (6.06%) RSpec
9 32 (6.06%) WATIR
10 24 (4.55%) Visual Studio
11 21 (3.98%) Maven
12 20 (3.79%) Jasmine
13 19 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (2.84%) gulp
15 13 (2.46%) Ant
16 12 (2.27%) Mercurial
17 11 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 11 (2.08%) webpack
General
1 81 (15.34%) Retail
2 42 (7.95%) Finance
3 36 (6.82%) Billing
4 26 (4.92%) Games
5 23 (4.36%) Marketing
6 10 (1.89%) Back Office
7 8 (1.52%) Local Government
8 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (50.19%) HTML
2 257 (48.67%) CSS
3 179 (33.90%) .NET
4 159 (30.11%) jQuery
5 128 (24.24%) ASP.NET
6 117 (22.16%) Spring
7 115 (21.78%) RESTful
8 110 (20.83%) XML
9 98 (18.56%) HTML5
10 89 (16.86%) AngularJS
10 89 (16.86%) Hibernate
11 86 (16.29%) Web Services
12 84 (15.91%) Java EE
13 82 (15.53%) JMS
14 76 (14.39%) JAX-RS
15 74 (14.02%) ASP.NET MVC
16 73 (13.83%) JPA
16 73 (13.83%) RESTEasy
17 57 (10.80%) CSS3
18 54 (10.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 90 (17.05%) Mathematics
2 64 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 41 (7.77%) Artificial Intelligence
4 37 (7.01%) User Experience
5 32 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 31 (5.87%) iPhone
7 22 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (2.27%) CUDA
10 10 (1.89%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.33%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.14%) W3C
13 3 (0.57%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.57%) Mobile Games
13 3 (0.57%) RIA
13 3 (0.57%) Smart Meter
13 3 (0.57%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.38%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.38%) NHS
14 2 (0.38%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 59 (11.17%) Linux
2 55 (10.42%) Android
3 51 (9.66%) Apple iOS
4 39 (7.39%) Unix
5 21 (3.98%) Windows
6 12 (2.27%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.19%) Debian
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (57.01%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (31.82%) Scrum
3 163 (30.87%) TDD
4 162 (30.68%) MVC
5 127 (24.05%) SOA
6 114 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
6 114 (21.59%) Software Engineering
7 108 (20.45%) Unit Testing
8 87 (16.48%) Web Development
9 86 (16.29%) OO
10 83 (15.72%) Dependency Injection
11 77 (14.58%) DSDM
12 75 (14.20%) Software Delivery
13 69 (13.07%) Front End Development
13 69 (13.07%) Functional Testing
14 66 (12.50%) Mentoring
15 46 (8.71%) Analytics
15 46 (8.71%) Kanban
16 41 (7.77%) Predictive Analytics
17 40 (7.58%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 264 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 242 (45.83%) SQL
3 178 (33.71%) C#
4 165 (31.25%) Java
5 68 (12.88%) PHP
6 56 (10.61%) Python
7 47 (8.90%) T-SQL
8 46 (8.71%) Scala
9 45 (8.52%) Clojure
10 42 (7.95%) Ruby
11 29 (5.49%) XPath
12 27 (5.11%) C++
13 24 (4.55%) VB.NET
14 16 (3.03%) TypeScript
15 15 (2.84%) C
16 12 (2.27%) PL/SQL
17 11 (2.08%) ES6
18 9 (1.70%) PowerShell
19 8 (1.52%) ActionScript
19 8 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 120 (22.73%) Degree
2 18 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.84%) MCPD
3 15 (2.84%) MCTS
4 2 (0.38%) MCSD
4 2 (0.38%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.19%) MCP
5 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (2.27%) Cygwin
2 6 (1.14%) Docker
3 5 (0.95%) Samba
3 5 (0.95%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (1.89%) Puppet
2 5 (0.95%) Grafana
2 5 (0.95%) Graphite
2 5 (0.95%) Packer
2 5 (0.95%) Terraform
2 5 (0.95%) Uchiwa
3 3 (0.57%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 71 (13.45%) Oracle
2 70 (13.26%) Microsoft
3 41 (7.77%) Facebook
3 41 (7.77%) Twitter
4 35 (6.63%) Adobe
5 19 (3.60%) Zend
6 13 (2.46%) ServiceNow
7 11 (2.08%) Appcelerator
7 11 (2.08%) Google
8 9 (1.70%) Informatica
9 5 (0.95%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.95%) MuleSoft
9 5 (0.95%) NetApp
9 5 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.95%) WSO2
10 3 (0.57%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.57%) Zoomdata
11 2 (0.38%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.38%) ESRI
11 2 (0.38%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + INCREDIBLE BENEFITS!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 to 38,000 DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44797.20 - £48692.40 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dudley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Warwick, CV34 5AH
First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago