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 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 Developer
Rank 50 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 296 206 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.91% 3.51% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 3.67% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 237 187 196
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
5781 5618 5169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.84% 95.72% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4574 4611 4325
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 29 July 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 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
Birmingham +5 94 £40,000 -9.09% 11
Warwickshire +26 76 £41,250 -13.15% 5
Coventry +22 41 £40,500 -14.73%
Staffordshire +6 41 £40,000 -7.51% 5
Worcestershire +17 15 £32,500 -23.52%
Shropshire -9 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Herefordshire +2 9 £32,500 -
Solihull +8 3 £40,500 -19.00%
Wolverhampton -2 3 £35,000 +12.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £56,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 307 (55.82%) HTML
2 292 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (52.36%) JavaScript
4 276 (50.18%) SQL
5 270 (49.09%) CSS
6 181 (32.91%) MVC
7 179 (32.55%) .NET
8 174 (31.64%) C#
9 155 (28.18%) Scrum
9 155 (28.18%) jQuery
10 151 (27.45%) Java
11 143 (26.00%) TDD
12 135 (24.55%) SQL Server
13 128 (23.27%) ASP.NET
14 120 (21.82%) MySQL
14 120 (21.82%) XML
15 112 (20.36%) HTML5
16 106 (19.27%) SOA
17 99 (18.00%) Software Engineering
17 99 (18.00%) RESTful
18 96 (17.45%) AngularJS
19 92 (16.73%) Web Development
19 92 (16.73%) PHP
20 90 (16.36%) Git (software)
21 89 (16.18%) Spring
22 88 (16.00%) Degree
23 86 (15.64%) Microsoft
24 85 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
25 84 (15.27%) Unit Testing
25 84 (15.27%) Web Services

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 64 (11.64%) JBoss
2 56 (10.18%) GlassFish
3 50 (9.09%) WildFly
4 40 (7.27%) Apache Spark
5 23 (4.18%) CMS
6 12 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.82%) IIS
8 9 (1.64%) WordPress
9 7 (1.27%) Apache
9 7 (1.27%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.91%) Drupal
10 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.73%) nginx
12 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.55%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.36%) GeoServer
14 1 (0.18%) Mule
14 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.55%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.64%) PrintSoft PReS
4 6 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.55%) MS Office
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.64%) Exstream
2 7 (1.27%) Magento
3 6 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.18%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.00%) SaaS
4 8 (1.45%) GitHub
5 7 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) Heroku
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.91%) Internet
2 8 (1.45%) DHCP
2 8 (1.45%) DNS
3 6 (1.09%) HTTP
4 5 (0.91%) LDAP
5 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 120 (21.82%) MySQL
3 63 (11.45%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (9.64%) MongoDB
5 52 (9.45%) NoSQL
6 48 (8.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 46 (8.36%) Big Data
8 45 (8.18%) Hadoop
9 38 (6.91%) Relational Database
10 29 (5.27%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
13 20 (3.64%) RDBMS
14 19 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (1.45%) Neo4j
18 8 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 90 (16.36%) Git (software)
2 69 (12.55%) Jenkins
3 68 (12.36%) JUnit
4 57 (10.36%) Hudson
5 48 (8.73%) JBehave
6 47 (8.55%) Grunt
6 47 (8.55%) Subversion
7 28 (5.09%) gulp
8 27 (4.91%) Jasmine
8 27 (4.91%) Maven
9 23 (4.18%) Visual Studio
10 21 (3.82%) Cucumber
10 21 (3.82%) Selenium
11 18 (3.27%) Ant
12 17 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (2.91%) Babel
13 16 (2.91%) webpack
14 13 (2.36%) RSpec
14 13 (2.36%) WATIR
15 11 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 74 (13.45%) Retail
2 46 (8.36%) Finance
3 20 (3.64%) Games
3 20 (3.64%) Marketing
4 17 (3.09%) Billing
5 12 (2.18%) Back Office
6 7 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.09%) Electronics
7 6 (1.09%) Law
7 6 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.73%) Advertising
9 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.36%) Local Government
10 2 (0.36%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (55.82%) HTML
2 270 (49.09%) CSS
3 179 (32.55%) .NET
4 155 (28.18%) jQuery
5 128 (23.27%) ASP.NET
6 120 (21.82%) XML
7 112 (20.36%) HTML5
8 99 (18.00%) RESTful
9 96 (17.45%) AngularJS
10 89 (16.18%) Spring
11 84 (15.27%) Web Services
12 70 (12.73%) Sass
13 68 (12.36%) Hibernate
14 61 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
15 60 (10.91%) JMS
16 58 (10.55%) Java EE
17 56 (10.18%) JAX-RS
18 53 (9.64%) CSS3
18 53 (9.64%) JPA
18 53 (9.64%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 60 (10.91%) Mathematics
3 56 (10.18%) User Experience
4 40 (7.27%) Artificial Intelligence
5 36 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (6.36%) iPhone
7 25 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (4.18%) Management Information System
9 22 (4.00%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.64%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.91%) CMDB
11 5 (0.91%) NHS
11 5 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.91%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.73%) W3C
13 3 (0.55%) CUDA
13 3 (0.55%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.55%) PMI
13 3 (0.55%) Smart Meter
14 2 (0.36%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.36%) Android
2 55 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 52 (9.45%) Linux
4 40 (7.27%) Unix
5 18 (3.27%) Windows
6 3 (0.55%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (32.91%) MVC
3 155 (28.18%) Scrum
4 143 (26.00%) TDD
5 106 (19.27%) SOA
6 99 (18.00%) Software Engineering
7 92 (16.73%) Web Development
8 85 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
9 84 (15.27%) Unit Testing
10 80 (14.55%) Mentoring
11 78 (14.18%) OO
12 76 (13.82%) Front End Development
13 67 (12.18%) Functional Testing
14 62 (11.27%) Dependency Injection
15 59 (10.73%) DSDM
16 54 (9.82%) Software Delivery
17 44 (8.00%) SDLC
18 43 (7.82%) Kanban
18 43 (7.82%) Web Design
19 41 (7.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 288 (52.36%) JavaScript
2 276 (50.18%) SQL
3 174 (31.64%) C#
4 151 (27.45%) Java
5 92 (16.73%) PHP
6 58 (10.55%) Python
7 50 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 46 (8.36%) Clojure
8 46 (8.36%) Scala
9 43 (7.82%) VB.NET
10 30 (5.45%) Ruby
11 24 (4.36%) C++
12 23 (4.18%) XPath
13 16 (2.91%) ES6
14 14 (2.55%) PL/SQL
15 12 (2.18%) TypeScript
16 10 (1.82%) C
17 8 (1.45%) ActionScript
17 8 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
18 7 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 88 (16.00%) Degree
2 20 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.09%) MCPD
3 17 (3.09%) MCTS
4 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.36%) MCP
5 2 (0.36%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.18%) MCSD
6 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.82%) QA
2 6 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.91%) Samba
1 5 (0.91%) Squid
2 4 (0.73%) Docker
3 3 (0.55%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 10 (1.82%) Puppet
2 7 (1.27%) Grafana
2 7 (1.27%) Graphite
2 7 (1.27%) Packer
2 7 (1.27%) Terraform
2 7 (1.27%) Uchiwa
3 3 (0.55%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (0.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 86 (15.64%) Microsoft
2 77 (14.00%) Oracle
3 41 (7.45%) Adobe
4 40 (7.27%) Facebook
4 40 (7.27%) Twitter
5 33 (6.00%) Zend
6 24 (4.36%) ServiceNow
7 13 (2.36%) Google
8 11 (2.00%) Appcelerator
9 10 (1.82%) Informatica
10 7 (1.27%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.27%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.27%) WSO2
11 5 (0.91%) NetApp
11 5 (0.91%) Zoomdata
12 3 (0.55%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.55%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.36%) ESRI
13 2 (0.36%) Telerik
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum £3,000 Bonus, Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-upon-avon, Warwickshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Progression, new projects, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits&Training
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Dudley
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Shrewsbury
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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