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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 49 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 270 193 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.66% 3.42% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.87% 3.56% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 235 184 178
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
5540 5414 5212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.55% 95.87% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4481 4320
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -11 91 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Coventry +31 49 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Warwickshire +7 49 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Staffordshire +21 48 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Worcestershire +20 12 £45,000 - 2
Shropshire -13 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £32,500 -
Solihull +6 2 £45,250 -4.73%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £56,000 -
Wolverhampton +4 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Brierley Hill 0 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 308 (58.33%) HTML
2 290 (54.92%) JavaScript
3 269 (50.95%) SQL
4 256 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
5 254 (48.11%) CSS
6 182 (34.47%) .NET
7 178 (33.71%) C#
8 168 (31.82%) MVC
9 146 (27.65%) SQL Server
10 141 (26.70%) Scrum
11 138 (26.14%) jQuery
12 132 (25.00%) ASP.NET
13 125 (23.67%) XML
14 124 (23.48%) Java
15 117 (22.16%) TDD
16 115 (21.78%) MySQL
17 110 (20.83%) PHP
18 106 (20.08%) HTML5
19 93 (17.61%) Microsoft
20 85 (16.10%) Git (software)
21 82 (15.53%) Mentoring
22 81 (15.34%) SOA
23 79 (14.96%) AngularJS
24 77 (14.58%) Web Development
25 74 (14.02%) RESTful
26 73 (13.83%) Software Engineering
27 72 (13.64%) Web Services
28 68 (12.88%) Oracle
29 67 (12.69%) OO
30 64 (12.12%) Degree

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 40 (7.58%) JBoss
2 36 (6.82%) GlassFish
3 34 (6.44%) WildFly
4 30 (5.68%) Apache Spark
5 19 (3.60%) CMS
6 17 (3.22%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.27%) IIS
7 12 (2.27%) WordPress
8 9 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.52%) nginx
9 8 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.33%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.95%) Apache
12 4 (0.76%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.38%) Drupal
13 2 (0.38%) OpenEdge
14 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.19%) Mule
14 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.98%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.70%) PrintSoft PReS
4 8 (1.52%) MS Office
5 6 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.70%) Exstream
3 6 (1.14%) Magento
4 3 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.19%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.70%) GitHub
3 9 (1.70%) SaaS
4 7 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.19%) Heroku
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.89%) HTTP
2 7 (1.33%) DHCP
2 7 (1.33%) DNS
3 6 (1.14%) LDAP
4 5 (0.95%) Internet
5 1 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (27.65%) SQL Server
2 115 (21.78%) MySQL
3 42 (7.95%) NoSQL
4 41 (7.77%) MongoDB
5 40 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (7.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 37 (7.01%) Relational Database
8 35 (6.63%) Hadoop
9 34 (6.44%) Big Data
10 29 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 27 (5.11%) BusinessObjects
11 27 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (3.98%) Crystal Reports
12 21 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (2.84%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.70%) QlikView
16 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
17 8 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 85 (16.10%) Git (software)
2 51 (9.66%) Jenkins
3 43 (8.14%) JUnit
4 39 (7.39%) Subversion
5 38 (7.20%) Grunt
6 36 (6.82%) Hudson
7 34 (6.44%) JBehave
7 34 (6.44%) Visual Studio
8 33 (6.25%) gulp
9 27 (5.11%) Maven
10 21 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (3.41%) Ant
11 18 (3.41%) Jasmine
12 16 (3.03%) Babel
12 16 (3.03%) Vagrant
12 16 (3.03%) webpack
13 13 (2.46%) Mocha
13 13 (2.46%) Protractor
14 12 (2.27%) Cucumber
15 11 (2.08%) Moq
General
1 57 (10.80%) Retail
2 46 (8.71%) Finance
3 19 (3.60%) Marketing
4 13 (2.46%) Back Office
4 13 (2.46%) Games
5 9 (1.70%) Law
6 8 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.33%) Billing
7 7 (1.33%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.14%) Advertising
8 6 (1.14%) Electronics
8 6 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.57%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (58.33%) HTML
2 254 (48.11%) CSS
3 182 (34.47%) .NET
4 138 (26.14%) jQuery
5 132 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 125 (23.67%) XML
7 106 (20.08%) HTML5
8 79 (14.96%) AngularJS
9 74 (14.02%) RESTful
10 72 (13.64%) Web Services
11 63 (11.93%) Sass
12 62 (11.74%) Spring
13 58 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (9.09%) Hibernate
15 40 (7.58%) Java EE
16 38 (7.20%) REST
17 36 (6.82%) CSS3
17 36 (6.82%) JAX-RS
17 36 (6.82%) JMS
17 36 (6.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.36%) User Experience
2 55 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 44 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.20%) Mathematics
5 30 (5.68%) Artificial Intelligence
6 25 (4.73%) Management Information System
7 23 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (3.98%) iPhone
9 17 (3.22%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.89%) NHS
11 9 (1.70%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.52%) PMI
13 6 (1.14%) CMDB
14 5 (0.95%) Visualisation
15 4 (0.76%) IVR
15 4 (0.76%) Smart Home
16 3 (0.57%) e-Learning
16 3 (0.57%) iPad
16 3 (0.57%) N-Tier
16 3 (0.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.28%) Android
2 48 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 44 (8.33%) Linux
4 39 (7.39%) Unix
5 18 (3.41%) Windows
6 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (31.82%) MVC
3 141 (26.70%) Scrum
4 117 (22.16%) TDD
5 82 (15.53%) Mentoring
6 81 (15.34%) SOA
7 77 (14.58%) Web Development
8 73 (13.83%) Software Engineering
9 67 (12.69%) OO
10 61 (11.55%) Front End Development
11 59 (11.17%) Unit Testing
12 55 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (9.66%) SDLC
14 42 (7.95%) Dependency Injection
15 39 (7.39%) DSDM
15 39 (7.39%) Functional Testing
16 35 (6.63%) Open Source
17 34 (6.44%) Software Delivery
18 31 (5.87%) CRM
19 30 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 290 (54.92%) JavaScript
2 269 (50.95%) SQL
3 178 (33.71%) C#
4 124 (23.48%) Java
5 110 (20.83%) PHP
6 52 (9.85%) VB.NET
7 49 (9.28%) T-SQL
8 48 (9.09%) Python
9 38 (7.20%) Scala
10 36 (6.82%) Clojure
11 20 (3.79%) C++
12 18 (3.41%) Ruby
12 18 (3.41%) XPath
13 17 (3.22%) PL/SQL
14 16 (3.03%) ES6
15 11 (2.08%) Apex Code
16 10 (1.89%) TypeScript
17 9 (1.70%) C
18 8 (1.52%) ActionScript
18 8 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 64 (12.12%) Degree
2 17 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.46%) MCPD
3 13 (2.46%) MCTS
4 8 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.38%) MCP
5 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.14%) Samba
1 6 (1.14%) Squid
2 2 (0.38%) Docker
3 1 (0.19%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (1.89%) Puppet
2 7 (1.33%) Ansible
2 7 (1.33%) Grafana
2 7 (1.33%) Graphite
2 7 (1.33%) Packer
2 7 (1.33%) Terraform
2 7 (1.33%) Uchiwa
3 3 (0.57%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 93 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 68 (12.88%) Oracle
3 36 (6.82%) Zend
4 30 (5.68%) Facebook
4 30 (5.68%) Twitter
5 27 (5.11%) Adobe
6 25 (4.73%) ServiceNow
7 11 (2.08%) Google
7 11 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.89%) Informatica
9 7 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.33%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.33%) WSO2
10 5 (0.95%) NetApp
10 5 (0.95%) Zoomdata
11 4 (0.76%) IBM
11 4 (0.76%) Telerik
12 3 (0.57%) Appcelerator
12 3 (0.57%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.57%) Xamarin
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 25 days holiday, in house workshops and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Provide Consulting Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Syntax Consultancy
Salary: Benefits (Neg.)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago