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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 57 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 193 266 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.10% 4.51% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 4.67% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 174 229 191
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
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
4573 5694 4929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.26% 96.57% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3721 4718 4249
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 February 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 February 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 +32 81 £45,000 - 18
Warwickshire -11 26 £46,250 -7.50% 5
Staffordshire -2 23 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Worcestershire +4 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Solihull +1 19 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Coventry -20 16 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Herefordshire - 8 £40,000 -
Walsall +17 3 £38,250 - 1
Shropshire -14 2 £28,500 -36.66% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £28,500 -
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 285 (60.64%) HTML
3 271 (57.66%) .NET
4 257 (54.68%) C#
5 244 (51.91%) CSS
6 233 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
7 226 (48.09%) MVC
8 204 (43.40%) SQL Server
9 193 (41.06%) ASP.NET
10 184 (39.15%) SQL
11 131 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 131 (27.87%) HTML5
12 126 (26.81%) Microsoft
13 121 (25.74%) AngularJS
14 119 (25.32%) jQuery
15 103 (21.91%) Scrum
16 99 (21.06%) TDD
17 98 (20.85%) Mentoring
18 95 (20.21%) PHP
19 89 (18.94%) Web Services
20 88 (18.72%) Git (software)
21 84 (17.87%) Web Development
22 77 (16.38%) SDLC
23 75 (15.96%) XML
24 72 (15.32%) .NET Framework
25 70 (14.89%) E-Commerce
25 70 (14.89%) MySQL
26 69 (14.68%) RESTful
27 67 (14.26%) Visual Studio
28 66 (14.04%) SOA

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 30 (6.38%) CMS
2 29 (6.17%) nginx
3 24 (5.11%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (3.62%) WordPress
6 15 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (2.77%) Apache
7 13 (2.77%) IIS
8 12 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.06%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.85%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.85%) Drupal
11 4 (0.85%) JBoss
11 4 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.85%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.21%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.21%) SAS
12 1 (0.21%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 44 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.77%) MS Office
3 9 (1.91%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.43%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.43%) Maya
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.06%) Shopify
3 4 (0.85%) Magento
4 3 (0.64%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 52 (11.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.13%) SaaS
5 8 (1.70%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (1.70%) GitHub
5 8 (1.70%) IaaS
5 8 (1.70%) Office 365
5 8 (1.70%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.77%) HTTP
2 11 (2.34%) DHCP
2 11 (2.34%) DNS
3 10 (2.13%) SSL
4 5 (1.06%) Internet
5 2 (0.43%) Firewall
5 2 (0.43%) Intranet
5 2 (0.43%) X.509
6 1 (0.21%) Broadband
6 1 (0.21%) LDAP
6 1 (0.21%) Skype
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 70 (14.89%) MySQL
3 39 (8.30%) MongoDB
3 39 (8.30%) Relational Database
4 32 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (4.47%) NoSQL
9 17 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (2.98%) Big Data
11 13 (2.77%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (2.34%) Data Mart
12 11 (2.34%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.70%) GIS
13 8 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 88 (18.72%) Git (software)
2 67 (14.26%) Visual Studio
3 35 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (6.81%) Jenkins
5 27 (5.74%) gulp
6 20 (4.26%) Subversion
7 19 (4.04%) Grunt
8 18 (3.83%) PHPUnit
9 16 (3.40%) Selenium
10 15 (3.19%) JUnit
11 14 (2.98%) Maven
12 13 (2.77%) Moq
13 12 (2.55%) Jasmine
14 10 (2.13%) Vagrant
15 9 (1.91%) Mocha
15 9 (1.91%) Protractor
15 9 (1.91%) TeamCity
16 8 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
16 8 (1.70%) SonarQube
16 8 (1.70%) webpack
General
1 29 (6.17%) Finance
1 29 (6.17%) Marketing
2 13 (2.77%) Retail
3 12 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (2.34%) Automotive
5 10 (2.13%) Advertising
5 10 (2.13%) Music Industry
6 9 (1.91%) Law
7 6 (1.28%) Electronics
7 6 (1.28%) Games
7 6 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.06%) Legal
9 4 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.43%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (60.64%) HTML
2 271 (57.66%) .NET
3 244 (51.91%) CSS
4 193 (41.06%) ASP.NET
5 131 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 131 (27.87%) HTML5
6 121 (25.74%) AngularJS
7 119 (25.32%) jQuery
8 89 (18.94%) Web Services
9 75 (15.96%) XML
10 72 (15.32%) .NET Framework
11 69 (14.68%) RESTful
12 44 (9.36%) Entity Framework
13 43 (9.15%) CSS3
13 43 (9.15%) REST
14 42 (8.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 42 (8.94%) WCF
15 38 (8.09%) SOAP
16 37 (7.87%) KnockoutJS
17 35 (7.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.15%) User Experience
2 19 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.62%) NHS
4 16 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.77%) Social Media
6 12 (2.55%) PMI
7 10 (2.13%) Device Driver
8 8 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.28%) Fintech
10 4 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.64%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.64%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.64%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.64%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.43%) EPoS
12 2 (0.43%) iPad
12 2 (0.43%) Smart Home
12 2 (0.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.57%) Linux
2 18 (3.83%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.19%) Android
4 13 (2.77%) Unix
5 9 (1.91%) Windows
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (48.09%) MVC
3 103 (21.91%) Scrum
4 99 (21.06%) TDD
5 98 (20.85%) Mentoring
6 84 (17.87%) Web Development
7 77 (16.38%) SDLC
8 70 (14.89%) E-Commerce
9 66 (14.04%) SOA
10 61 (12.98%) OO
11 42 (8.94%) Software Engineering
12 38 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (7.87%) Open Source
14 36 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (7.66%) CRM
15 33 (7.02%) SOLID
16 31 (6.60%) Front End Development
17 29 (6.17%) BDD
18 23 (4.89%) OOP
18 23 (4.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 290 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 257 (54.68%) C#
3 184 (39.15%) SQL
4 95 (20.21%) PHP
5 59 (12.55%) T-SQL
6 58 (12.34%) Java
7 46 (9.79%) VB.NET
8 14 (2.98%) TypeScript
8 14 (2.98%) XPath
9 12 (2.55%) PL/SQL
9 12 (2.55%) Python
10 9 (1.91%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.49%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.49%) VB
12 6 (1.28%) C
13 5 (1.06%) C++
13 5 (1.06%) PHP 7
14 3 (0.64%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.64%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.43%) Lua
Qualifications
1 29 (6.17%) Degree
2 15 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.55%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.91%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.91%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.85%) MCSD
6 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (2.55%) Docker
2 10 (2.13%) Samba
2 10 (2.13%) Squid
3 9 (1.91%) Firmware
4 8 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.70%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.13%) Ansible
3 8 (1.70%) Puppet
4 1 (0.21%) Graphite
Vendors
1 126 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.47%) Oracle
3 17 (3.62%) Zend
4 12 (2.55%) Google
5 10 (2.13%) Telerik
6 8 (1.70%) IBM
6 8 (1.70%) VMware
7 7 (1.49%) Progress
7 7 (1.49%) WSO2
8 6 (1.28%) NEC
9 5 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.64%) Sage
10 3 (0.64%) Tableau
10 3 (0.64%) Talend
10 3 (0.64%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.43%) SAP
12 1 (0.21%) Adobe
12 1 (0.21%) Apple
12 1 (0.21%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.21%) Sun
Birmingham
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Salary: Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40k - £50k + £5k benefits/cash alte
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive beneftis
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Triad Resourcing
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EyeSpy Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Talendrone.com
Salary: £30K - £42K /Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £53,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 5% Pension + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands
Talendrone.com
Salary: £32K - £40K /Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + flexi, work form home etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
247 Jobline
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,999 per annum £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver Thomas Group
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Upto £40K + Listed Benefits and Shar
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + pension, holidays and flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago