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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 63 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 204 196 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.19% 3.75% 4.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 3.89% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 184 168 205
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
4739 5036 4902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.35% 96.36% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3775 4184 4300
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +15 75 £45,000 +2.27% 15
Staffordshire +8 28 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Coventry -8 27 £43,750 -7.89% 2
Solihull -2 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Warwickshire -5 18 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Worcestershire -4 13 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Herefordshire - 11 £41,500 - 1
Shropshire -6 6 £52,387 +16.41%
Walsall +22 2 £39,000 -2.50%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 290 (61.18%) JavaScript
2 283 (59.70%) HTML
3 258 (54.43%) .NET
4 254 (53.59%) C#
5 227 (47.89%) CSS
6 226 (47.68%) Agile Software Development
7 211 (44.51%) MVC
8 201 (42.41%) SQL
9 198 (41.77%) ASP.NET
10 195 (41.14%) SQL Server
11 125 (26.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 123 (25.95%) HTML5
13 118 (24.89%) AngularJS
14 115 (24.26%) Scrum
15 114 (24.05%) Microsoft
16 111 (23.42%) Mentoring
17 110 (23.21%) jQuery
18 96 (20.25%) XML
19 92 (19.41%) TDD
20 90 (18.99%) Web Services
21 89 (18.78%) PHP
22 84 (17.72%) SDLC
23 79 (16.67%) Web Development
24 77 (16.24%) Git (software)
25 75 (15.82%) RESTful
26 71 (14.98%) SOA
27 67 (14.14%) Visual Studio
28 65 (13.71%) MySQL
29 61 (12.87%) Java
29 61 (12.87%) .NET Framework

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 27 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.06%) CMS
3 23 (4.85%) nginx
4 21 (4.43%) WordPress
5 18 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (3.38%) SharePoint Server
7 15 (3.16%) IIS
8 10 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.27%) Apache
9 6 (1.27%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.05%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.84%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.84%) JBoss
11 4 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.84%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.63%) Drupal
13 2 (0.42%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.42%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 44 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.38%) MS Office
3 8 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.05%) Magento
2 5 (1.05%) Shopify
3 3 (0.63%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (10.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.69%) IaaS
3 8 (1.69%) Office 365
3 8 (1.69%) PaaS
4 5 (1.05%) GitHub
5 4 (0.84%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.22%) HTTP
2 12 (2.53%) DHCP
2 12 (2.53%) DNS
3 11 (2.32%) SSL
4 6 (1.27%) Internet
5 3 (0.63%) LDAP
6 2 (0.42%) Firewall
6 2 (0.42%) X.509
7 1 (0.21%) Broadband
7 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (41.14%) SQL Server
2 65 (13.71%) MySQL
3 42 (8.86%) Relational Database
4 31 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (6.12%) MongoDB
7 27 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.53%) NoSQL
12 11 (2.32%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (2.11%) Big Data
14 8 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (1.48%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (1.48%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.27%) Data Mart
16 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 6 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 77 (16.24%) Git (software)
2 67 (14.14%) Visual Studio
3 34 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (6.75%) Jenkins
5 21 (4.43%) Grunt
5 21 (4.43%) gulp
5 21 (4.43%) Subversion
6 20 (4.22%) PHPUnit
7 18 (3.80%) Moq
8 16 (3.38%) Jasmine
9 15 (3.16%) Maven
10 14 (2.95%) JUnit
10 14 (2.95%) Selenium
11 13 (2.74%) Mocha
11 13 (2.74%) Protractor
12 11 (2.32%) Vagrant
13 9 (1.90%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.90%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.69%) DbUnit
14 8 (1.69%) jMock
General
1 31 (6.54%) Finance
2 24 (5.06%) Marketing
3 16 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (2.95%) Retail
5 13 (2.74%) Law
6 10 (2.11%) Advertising
6 10 (2.11%) Automotive
6 10 (2.11%) Music Industry
7 6 (1.27%) Games
7 6 (1.27%) Legal
8 5 (1.05%) Back Office
9 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (59.70%) HTML
2 258 (54.43%) .NET
3 227 (47.89%) CSS
4 198 (41.77%) ASP.NET
5 125 (26.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 123 (25.95%) HTML5
7 118 (24.89%) AngularJS
8 110 (23.21%) jQuery
9 96 (20.25%) XML
10 90 (18.99%) Web Services
11 75 (15.82%) RESTful
12 61 (12.87%) .NET Framework
13 44 (9.28%) Entity Framework
14 43 (9.07%) WCF
15 41 (8.65%) REST
16 40 (8.44%) KnockoutJS
17 35 (7.38%) CSS3
17 35 (7.38%) Sass
17 35 (7.38%) SOAP
18 31 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.34%) User Experience
2 27 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.85%) NHS
4 16 (3.38%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.38%) PMI
5 15 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.16%) Social Media
6 11 (2.32%) Device Driver
7 8 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.84%) Smart Home
10 3 (0.63%) CMDB
10 3 (0.63%) Fintech
10 3 (0.63%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.42%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.42%) EPoS
11 2 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.42%) iPad
11 2 (0.42%) IVR
11 2 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.23%) Linux
2 21 (4.43%) Unix
3 13 (2.74%) Android
4 11 (2.32%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.48%) Windows
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (47.68%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (44.51%) MVC
3 115 (24.26%) Scrum
4 111 (23.42%) Mentoring
5 92 (19.41%) TDD
6 84 (17.72%) SDLC
7 79 (16.67%) Web Development
8 71 (14.98%) SOA
9 60 (12.66%) E-Commerce
10 57 (12.03%) OO
11 49 (10.34%) CRM
12 45 (9.49%) Open Source
13 36 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (7.17%) Software Engineering
15 33 (6.96%) Front End Development
16 29 (6.12%) BDD
16 29 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (5.70%) SOLID
18 26 (5.49%) Coaching
19 24 (5.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 290 (61.18%) JavaScript
2 254 (53.59%) C#
3 201 (42.41%) SQL
4 89 (18.78%) PHP
5 61 (12.87%) Java
6 60 (12.66%) T-SQL
7 51 (10.76%) VB.NET
8 16 (3.38%) Python
9 15 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 13 (2.74%) TypeScript
11 9 (1.90%) XPath
12 8 (1.69%) VB
13 7 (1.48%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.27%) C
14 6 (1.27%) C++
14 6 (1.27%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.05%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.05%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.63%) F#
16 3 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (4.85%) Degree
2 19 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.38%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.11%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.84%) MCSD
6 2 (0.42%) MCPD
6 2 (0.42%) MCTS
7 1 (0.21%) MCP
7 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.59%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.32%) Samba
1 11 (2.32%) Squid
2 10 (2.11%) Firmware
3 8 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.69%) vSphere
4 4 (0.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.11%) Ansible
2 8 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Graphite
Vendors
1 114 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.49%) Oracle
3 20 (4.22%) Zend
4 12 (2.53%) Telerik
5 11 (2.32%) Google
6 8 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.69%) VMware
7 7 (1.48%) IBM
7 7 (1.48%) Progress
7 7 (1.48%) WSO2
8 6 (1.27%) NEC
9 3 (0.63%) Sage
9 3 (0.63%) SAP
9 3 (0.63%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.63%) Tableau
9 3 (0.63%) Talend
10 1 (0.21%) New Relic
10 1 (0.21%) PagerDuty
10 1 (0.21%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.21%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, training, healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + work from home
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Bonus Packages
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Dudley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 TO 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & standard company benefits.
Posted: 12 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Warwick
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 13 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Solihull
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago