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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 53 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 272 207 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.88% 4.08% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 4.20% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 243 189 234
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
5405 4923 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.10% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4148 4894
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 92 £45,000 - 17
Coventry -4 47 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Staffordshire +28 46 £46,500 +8.13% 3
Warwickshire +17 30 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Solihull -2 20 £46,000 -2.12% 4
Shropshire 0 9 £52,387 +10.28% 1
Herefordshire - 8 £41,500 - 1
Worcestershire -4 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Walsall +14 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 5 December 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.

1 324 (60.67%) JavaScript
2 323 (60.49%) HTML
3 257 (48.13%) .NET
4 255 (47.75%) C#
5 250 (46.82%) CSS
6 244 (45.69%) SQL
7 241 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
8 229 (42.88%) MVC
9 203 (38.01%) SQL Server
9 203 (38.01%) ASP.NET
10 132 (24.72%) HTML5
11 130 (24.34%) Scrum
12 129 (24.16%) jQuery
13 128 (23.97%) XML
14 120 (22.47%) Microsoft
15 119 (22.28%) AngularJS
16 117 (21.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 117 (21.91%) Mentoring
17 108 (20.22%) PHP
18 102 (19.10%) Web Services
19 98 (18.35%) SDLC
20 96 (17.98%) TDD
21 87 (16.29%) Git (software)
22 85 (15.92%) MySQL
23 82 (15.36%) Java
24 81 (15.17%) RESTful
25 79 (14.79%) Web Development
26 72 (13.48%) SOA
27 69 (12.92%) OO
28 66 (12.36%) VB.NET

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 28 (5.24%) SharePoint
2 27 (5.06%) CMS
3 24 (4.49%) nginx
4 23 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (3.75%) WordPress
6 19 (3.56%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (2.25%) IIS
8 11 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.31%) JBoss
10 6 (1.12%) Apache
10 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.94%) ColdFusion
11 5 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.94%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.75%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.56%) OpenEdge
14 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.37%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 43 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.56%) MS Office
3 9 (1.69%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.94%) Shopify
3 3 (0.56%) Magento
3 3 (0.56%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.50%) IaaS
3 8 (1.50%) Office 365
3 8 (1.50%) PaaS
4 7 (1.31%) GitHub
5 4 (0.75%) SaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.93%) HTTP
2 12 (2.25%) DHCP
2 12 (2.25%) DNS
3 11 (2.06%) SSL
4 7 (1.31%) Internet
4 7 (1.31%) LDAP
5 2 (0.37%) Firewall
5 2 (0.37%) X.509
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (38.01%) SQL Server
2 85 (15.92%) MySQL
3 50 (9.36%) Relational Database
4 44 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (6.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (3.93%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (3.75%) MongoDB
10 16 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (2.06%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.06%) RDBMS
11 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.69%) Big Data
14 7 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
15 6 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 87 (16.29%) Git (software)
2 62 (11.61%) Visual Studio
3 36 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 30 (5.62%) Grunt
5 29 (5.43%) gulp
5 29 (5.43%) Subversion
6 26 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (4.31%) Jasmine
8 22 (4.12%) Maven
8 22 (4.12%) Moq
9 21 (3.93%) PHPUnit
10 20 (3.75%) Mocha
10 20 (3.75%) Protractor
11 17 (3.18%) JUnit
12 15 (2.81%) Vagrant
13 11 (2.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 10 (1.87%) Ant
15 9 (1.69%) Mercurial
15 9 (1.69%) Selenium
15 9 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (8.05%) Finance
2 24 (4.49%) Marketing
3 19 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (3.18%) Law
5 16 (3.00%) Retail
6 11 (2.06%) Music Industry
7 10 (1.87%) Advertising
8 9 (1.69%) Games
9 7 (1.31%) Legal
10 6 (1.12%) Automotive
10 6 (1.12%) Back Office
10 6 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.56%) Electronics
11 3 (0.56%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (60.49%) HTML
2 257 (48.13%) .NET
3 250 (46.82%) CSS
4 203 (38.01%) ASP.NET
5 132 (24.72%) HTML5
6 129 (24.16%) jQuery
7 128 (23.97%) XML
8 119 (22.28%) AngularJS
9 117 (21.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 102 (19.10%) Web Services
11 81 (15.17%) RESTful
12 56 (10.49%) .NET Framework
13 48 (8.99%) Sass
13 48 (8.99%) WCF
14 46 (8.61%) REST
15 43 (8.05%) SOAP
16 40 (7.49%) KnockoutJS
17 36 (6.74%) Entity Framework
18 34 (6.37%) Spring
19 27 (5.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.24%) User Experience
2 40 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.87%) NHS
4 24 (4.49%) Management Information System
5 22 (4.12%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.56%) PMI
7 16 (3.00%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.81%) Social Media
9 11 (2.06%) Device Driver
9 11 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.31%) CMDB
11 6 (1.12%) Smart Home
12 4 (0.75%) Fintech
12 4 (0.75%) iPhone
12 4 (0.75%) IVR
13 3 (0.56%) iPad
13 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.37%) Cryptography
14 2 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
14 2 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.18%) Linux
2 29 (5.43%) Unix
3 17 (3.18%) Android
4 16 (3.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.50%) Windows
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (42.88%) MVC
3 130 (24.34%) Scrum
4 117 (21.91%) Mentoring
5 98 (18.35%) SDLC
6 96 (17.98%) TDD
7 79 (14.79%) Web Development
8 72 (13.48%) SOA
9 69 (12.92%) OO
10 56 (10.49%) Open Source
11 54 (10.11%) E-Commerce
12 53 (9.93%) CRM
13 44 (8.24%) Front End Development
14 35 (6.55%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (5.99%) Software Engineering
16 31 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (5.43%) Coaching
18 26 (4.87%) BDD
19 25 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (4.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 324 (60.67%) JavaScript
2 255 (47.75%) C#
3 244 (45.69%) SQL
4 108 (20.22%) PHP
5 82 (15.36%) Java
6 66 (12.36%) VB.NET
7 65 (12.17%) T-SQL
8 19 (3.56%) Python
9 13 (2.43%) XPath
10 12 (2.25%) C++
11 11 (2.06%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.87%) VB
13 9 (1.69%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.69%) Ruby
14 8 (1.50%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.31%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.31%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.12%) Apex Code
16 6 (1.12%) C
17 5 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (5.24%) Degree
2 19 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (3.56%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.87%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.12%) MCPD
4 6 (1.12%) MCTS
5 4 (0.75%) MCSD
6 1 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.87%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.06%) Samba
1 11 (2.06%) Squid
2 10 (1.87%) Firmware
3 8 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.50%) vSphere
4 4 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.06%) Ansible
2 10 (1.87%) Puppet
3 8 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.56%) Graphite
5 2 (0.37%) Grafana
5 2 (0.37%) Packer
5 2 (0.37%) Terraform
5 2 (0.37%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 120 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.81%) Zend
3 28 (5.24%) Oracle
4 12 (2.25%) Google
4 12 (2.25%) ServiceNow
4 12 (2.25%) Telerik
5 9 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.50%) VMware
6 8 (1.50%) WSO2
7 7 (1.31%) Adobe
7 7 (1.31%) IBM
7 7 (1.31%) Progress
8 4 (0.75%) NEC
9 3 (0.56%) Apple
9 3 (0.56%) Sage
9 3 (0.56%) SAP
9 3 (0.56%) Tableau
9 3 (0.56%) Talend
9 3 (0.56%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.37%) Atlassian
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 70k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £53,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 5% Pension + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Spencer Ogden
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Buto
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Share Options, Flexitime, 4 days remote
Posted: 19 days ago