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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 51 85 67
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 273 176 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.44% 3.10% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 3.20% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 207 158 202
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,625 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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
5918 5497 5230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.17% 96.88% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4558 4435
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
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 June 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 June 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 +39 85 £50,000 - 3
Birmingham +2 83 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Coventry +25 35 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Staffordshire -3 31 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Worcestershire +15 17 £32,500 -20.00% 3
Shropshire -13 10 £45,000 +2.27% 3
Herefordshire +1 9 £32,500 -
Solihull +5 3 £40,500 -19.00%
Wolverhampton -5 3 £35,000 +3.70%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £56,000 - 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 305 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (52.62%) HTML
3 282 (50.99%) JavaScript
4 272 (49.19%) CSS
5 256 (46.29%) SQL
6 181 (32.73%) .NET
7 180 (32.55%) MVC
8 175 (31.65%) C#
9 167 (30.20%) Scrum
10 163 (29.48%) jQuery
11 158 (28.57%) TDD
12 157 (28.39%) Java
13 127 (22.97%) ASP.NET
14 125 (22.60%) MySQL
15 124 (22.42%) SQL Server
16 119 (21.52%) SOA
17 113 (20.43%) XML
18 111 (20.07%) RESTful
19 109 (19.71%) Software Engineering
20 108 (19.53%) HTML5
21 105 (18.99%) Spring
22 104 (18.81%) Degree
23 103 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
24 102 (18.44%) Unit Testing
25 99 (17.90%) Git (software)
26 98 (17.72%) Web Development
27 93 (16.82%) OO
28 92 (16.64%) PHP
29 89 (16.09%) Web Services
29 89 (16.09%) AngularJS

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 74 (13.38%) JBoss
2 66 (11.93%) GlassFish
3 51 (9.22%) WildFly
4 41 (7.41%) Apache Spark
5 27 (4.88%) CMS
6 12 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (2.17%) WordPress
7 9 (1.63%) Apache
7 9 (1.63%) IIS
8 6 (1.08%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.08%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.90%) Drupal
10 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.72%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.36%) GeoServer
11 2 (0.36%) nginx
11 2 (0.36%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.18%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 38 (6.87%) Photoshop
2 35 (6.33%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.63%) PrintSoft PReS
4 5 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (2.17%) Magento
2 9 (1.63%) Exstream
3 4 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.18%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.17%) SaaS
4 6 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.90%) GitHub
6 1 (0.18%) Heroku
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.18%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.07%) Internet
2 9 (1.63%) DNS
3 8 (1.45%) DHCP
4 4 (0.72%) HTTP
5 2 (0.36%) Extranet
5 2 (0.36%) Intranet
6 1 (0.18%) FTP
6 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (22.60%) MySQL
2 124 (22.42%) SQL Server
3 74 (13.38%) PostgreSQL
4 56 (10.13%) MongoDB
5 55 (9.95%) NoSQL
6 49 (8.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 49 (8.86%) Big Data
7 46 (8.32%) Hadoop
8 39 (7.05%) Relational Database
9 23 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (3.80%) RDBMS
11 19 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
16 9 (1.63%) QlikView
16 9 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (1.27%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 99 (17.90%) Git (software)
2 80 (14.47%) Jenkins
3 74 (13.38%) JUnit
4 67 (12.12%) Hudson
5 52 (9.40%) Subversion
6 49 (8.86%) JBehave
7 44 (7.96%) Grunt
8 34 (6.15%) Selenium
9 27 (4.88%) Maven
10 25 (4.52%) Cucumber
11 24 (4.34%) gulp
11 24 (4.34%) Jasmine
12 22 (3.98%) RSpec
12 22 (3.98%) WATIR
13 20 (3.62%) Visual Studio
14 18 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (3.07%) Ant
16 16 (2.89%) Babel
16 16 (2.89%) webpack
17 12 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 79 (14.29%) Retail
2 43 (7.78%) Finance
3 26 (4.70%) Billing
4 25 (4.52%) Games
5 22 (3.98%) Marketing
6 12 (2.17%) Back Office
7 7 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.08%) Local Government
9 5 (0.90%) Electronics
9 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Advertising
10 2 (0.36%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (52.62%) HTML
2 272 (49.19%) CSS
3 181 (32.73%) .NET
4 163 (29.48%) jQuery
5 127 (22.97%) ASP.NET
6 113 (20.43%) XML
7 111 (20.07%) RESTful
8 108 (19.53%) HTML5
9 105 (18.99%) Spring
10 89 (16.09%) AngularJS
10 89 (16.09%) Web Services
11 80 (14.47%) Hibernate
12 72 (13.02%) JMS
13 69 (12.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 68 (12.30%) Java EE
15 66 (11.93%) JAX-RS
16 64 (11.57%) Sass
17 63 (11.39%) JPA
17 63 (11.39%) RESTEasy
18 58 (10.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.74%) Mathematics
2 65 (11.75%) Mobile App
3 49 (8.86%) User Experience
4 41 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 36 (6.51%) iPhone
6 29 (5.24%) Computer Science
7 25 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (1.81%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.63%) CUDA
10 9 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.08%) W3C
13 5 (0.90%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.54%) RIA
14 3 (0.54%) Smart Meter
15 2 (0.36%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.36%) Mobile Games
15 2 (0.36%) NHS
16 1 (0.18%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 65 (11.75%) Linux
2 51 (9.22%) Android
3 50 (9.04%) Apple iOS
4 44 (7.96%) Unix
5 22 (3.98%) Windows
6 9 (1.63%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.18%) Debian
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (32.55%) MVC
3 167 (30.20%) Scrum
4 158 (28.57%) TDD
5 119 (21.52%) SOA
6 109 (19.71%) Software Engineering
7 103 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
8 102 (18.44%) Unit Testing
9 98 (17.72%) Web Development
10 93 (16.82%) OO
11 75 (13.56%) Front End Development
12 73 (13.20%) Dependency Injection
12 73 (13.20%) Mentoring
13 69 (12.48%) Functional Testing
14 68 (12.30%) DSDM
15 64 (11.57%) Software Delivery
16 45 (8.14%) Kanban
17 44 (7.96%) Analytics
17 44 (7.96%) Web Design
18 41 (7.41%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 282 (50.99%) JavaScript
2 256 (46.29%) SQL
3 175 (31.65%) C#
4 157 (28.39%) Java
5 92 (16.64%) PHP
6 57 (10.31%) Python
7 51 (9.22%) T-SQL
8 47 (8.50%) Scala
9 46 (8.32%) Clojure
10 34 (6.15%) Ruby
11 33 (5.97%) VB.NET
12 28 (5.06%) C++
12 28 (5.06%) XPath
13 16 (2.89%) ES6
13 16 (2.89%) TypeScript
14 15 (2.71%) C
15 12 (2.17%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.45%) ActionScript
16 8 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
17 7 (1.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 104 (18.81%) Degree
2 19 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.89%) MCPD
3 16 (2.89%) MCTS
4 2 (0.36%) MCSD
4 2 (0.36%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.18%) MCP
5 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.89%) QA
2 5 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (1.63%) Cygwin
2 6 (1.08%) Docker
3 5 (0.90%) Samba
3 5 (0.90%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (1.81%) Puppet
2 6 (1.08%) Grafana
2 6 (1.08%) Graphite
2 6 (1.08%) Packer
2 6 (1.08%) Terraform
2 6 (1.08%) Uchiwa
3 3 (0.54%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 75 (13.56%) Oracle
3 43 (7.78%) Adobe
4 41 (7.41%) Facebook
4 41 (7.41%) Twitter
5 29 (5.24%) Zend
6 18 (3.25%) ServiceNow
7 12 (2.17%) Google
8 11 (1.99%) Appcelerator
9 9 (1.63%) Informatica
10 7 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.08%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.08%) MuleSoft
11 6 (1.08%) WSO2
12 5 (0.90%) NetApp
12 5 (0.90%) Zoomdata
13 3 (0.54%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.36%) Apple
14 2 (0.36%) ESRI
14 2 (0.36%) Sun
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours, pen, free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits + progression
Posted: 25 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago