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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 52 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 271 200 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.69% 3.72% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 3.86% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 245 191 209
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,900 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
5545 5187 5391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.92% 96.38% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4394 4329 4506
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -15 93 £42,500 -3.40% 13
Staffordshire +35 50 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Coventry +25 49 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Warwickshire +3 42 £38,500 -14.44% 3
Worcestershire +14 9 £45,000 -
Shropshire -14 6 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Solihull +7 5 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Brierley Hill 0 1 £42,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £56,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 332 (61.03%) HTML
2 315 (57.90%) JavaScript
3 278 (51.10%) SQL
4 264 (48.53%) CSS
5 248 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
6 198 (36.40%) .NET
7 195 (35.85%) C#
8 189 (34.74%) MVC
9 162 (29.78%) SQL Server
10 148 (27.21%) ASP.NET
11 143 (26.29%) jQuery
12 137 (25.18%) Scrum
13 134 (24.63%) XML
14 128 (23.53%) PHP
14 128 (23.53%) HTML5
15 127 (23.35%) MySQL
16 116 (21.32%) Java
17 107 (19.67%) TDD
18 106 (19.49%) Microsoft
19 94 (17.28%) Mentoring
20 84 (15.44%) AngularJS
21 83 (15.26%) Web Development
22 79 (14.52%) Git (software)
22 79 (14.52%) RESTful
22 79 (14.52%) Web Services
23 75 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
24 74 (13.60%) SOA
25 72 (13.24%) SDLC
25 72 (13.24%) User Experience
26 65 (11.95%) Oracle

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 34 (6.25%) JBoss
2 28 (5.15%) GlassFish
2 28 (5.15%) WildFly
3 25 (4.60%) Apache Spark
4 20 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (3.13%) CMS
5 17 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.13%) WordPress
6 16 (2.94%) nginx
7 12 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.84%) IIS
10 6 (1.10%) Apache
10 6 (1.10%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.55%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.55%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.37%) Drupal
12 2 (0.37%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.76%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.21%) MS Office
4 9 (1.65%) PrintSoft PReS
5 6 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.65%) Exstream
3 7 (1.29%) Magento
4 3 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.18%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.65%) GitHub
4 7 (1.29%) SaaS
5 6 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.92%) IaaS
7 4 (0.74%) Office 365
7 4 (0.74%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.21%) HTTP
2 6 (1.10%) DHCP
2 6 (1.10%) DNS
2 6 (1.10%) LDAP
3 5 (0.92%) Internet
4 3 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (29.78%) SQL Server
2 127 (23.35%) MySQL
3 45 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 42 (7.72%) MongoDB
5 37 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 37 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (6.62%) NoSQL
7 32 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (5.51%) Big Data
8 30 (5.51%) Hadoop
9 27 (4.96%) BusinessObjects
10 26 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (3.86%) Crystal Reports
13 16 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (2.02%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.65%) QlikView
16 8 (1.47%) Oracle Database
16 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 79 (14.52%) Git (software)
2 47 (8.64%) Jenkins
3 45 (8.27%) Visual Studio
4 37 (6.80%) Subversion
5 36 (6.62%) Grunt
5 36 (6.62%) gulp
5 36 (6.62%) JUnit
6 28 (5.15%) Hudson
6 28 (5.15%) JBehave
7 24 (4.41%) Maven
8 22 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (3.68%) PHPUnit
10 19 (3.49%) Vagrant
11 17 (3.13%) Jasmine
11 17 (3.13%) Mocha
11 17 (3.13%) Protractor
12 16 (2.94%) Ant
12 16 (2.94%) Moq
13 15 (2.76%) Babel
13 15 (2.76%) webpack
General
1 49 (9.01%) Retail
2 45 (8.27%) Finance
3 21 (3.86%) Marketing
4 15 (2.76%) Law
5 13 (2.39%) Back Office
6 12 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (2.02%) Games
7 11 (2.02%) Music Industry
8 7 (1.29%) Advertising
8 7 (1.29%) Legal
9 6 (1.10%) Electronics
9 6 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.74%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (61.03%) HTML
2 264 (48.53%) CSS
3 198 (36.40%) .NET
4 148 (27.21%) ASP.NET
5 143 (26.29%) jQuery
6 134 (24.63%) XML
7 128 (23.53%) HTML5
8 84 (15.44%) AngularJS
9 79 (14.52%) RESTful
9 79 (14.52%) Web Services
10 75 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 58 (10.66%) Sass
12 53 (9.74%) Spring
13 44 (8.09%) Hibernate
14 40 (7.35%) .NET Framework
15 38 (6.99%) REST
16 36 (6.62%) CSS3
16 36 (6.62%) Java EE
17 34 (6.25%) SOAP
18 33 (6.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.24%) User Experience
2 54 (9.93%) Mobile App
3 45 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.51%) Mathematics
5 28 (5.15%) Management Information System
6 25 (4.60%) Artificial Intelligence
7 18 (3.31%) NHS
8 17 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.76%) iPhone
10 14 (2.57%) Computer Science
11 12 (2.21%) PMI
12 9 (1.65%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.10%) CMDB
13 6 (1.10%) Smart Home
13 6 (1.10%) Social Media
14 5 (0.92%) Visualisation
15 4 (0.74%) IVR
16 3 (0.55%) Device Driver
16 3 (0.55%) iPad
16 3 (0.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 51 (9.38%) Linux
2 47 (8.64%) Android
3 46 (8.46%) Apple iOS
4 36 (6.62%) Unix
5 18 (3.31%) Windows
6 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (34.74%) MVC
3 137 (25.18%) Scrum
4 107 (19.67%) TDD
5 94 (17.28%) Mentoring
6 83 (15.26%) Web Development
7 74 (13.60%) SOA
8 72 (13.24%) SDLC
9 61 (11.21%) Software Engineering
10 58 (10.66%) OO
11 55 (10.11%) Unit Testing
12 49 (9.01%) Front End Development
13 42 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (7.54%) CRM
14 41 (7.54%) Dependency Injection
14 41 (7.54%) Open Source
15 38 (6.99%) E-Commerce
16 30 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (5.51%) DSDM
17 28 (5.15%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 315 (57.90%) JavaScript
2 278 (51.10%) SQL
3 195 (35.85%) C#
4 128 (23.53%) PHP
5 116 (21.32%) Java
6 60 (11.03%) VB.NET
7 53 (9.74%) T-SQL
8 39 (7.17%) Python
9 33 (6.07%) Scala
10 30 (5.51%) Clojure
11 18 (3.31%) C++
12 15 (2.76%) ES6
12 15 (2.76%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.57%) XPath
14 13 (2.39%) Ruby
15 12 (2.21%) Apex Code
16 11 (2.02%) VB
17 10 (1.84%) TypeScript
18 9 (1.65%) C
18 9 (1.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (10.11%) Degree
2 14 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.21%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.65%) MCPD
4 9 (1.65%) MCTS
5 2 (0.37%) MCP
5 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.92%) Samba
1 5 (0.92%) Squid
2 3 (0.55%) Firmware
3 1 (0.18%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (2.39%) Puppet
2 11 (2.02%) Ansible
3 6 (1.10%) Grafana
3 6 (1.10%) Graphite
3 6 (1.10%) Packer
3 6 (1.10%) Terraform
3 6 (1.10%) Uchiwa
4 4 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.55%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 106 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 65 (11.95%) Oracle
3 39 (7.17%) Zend
4 25 (4.60%) Facebook
4 25 (4.60%) Twitter
5 21 (3.86%) Adobe
6 20 (3.68%) ServiceNow
7 14 (2.57%) Google
8 12 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.84%) Informatica
10 7 (1.29%) WSO2
11 6 (1.10%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.10%) IBM
11 6 (1.10%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.92%) Zoomdata
13 4 (0.74%) Telerik
13 4 (0.74%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.55%) Apple
14 3 (0.55%) Progress
14 3 (0.55%) TIBCO
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40k - £50k + £5k benefits/cash alte
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
HCL GB Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus +Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £28k - 34k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Syntax Consultancy
Salary: Benefits (Neg.)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
TDA Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Travel
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries - please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
TDA Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Travel
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 20 days ago