The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 219 225 194
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 14 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.19% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 28
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Software 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
5562 5495 5255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.72% 95.73% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4424 4529 4353
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the West Midlands region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Warwickshire - 6 £55,000 -
Birmingham -17 4 £35,000 -21.34%
Staffordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 30 (78.95%) C#
3 29 (76.32%) JavaScript
4 27 (71.05%) HTML
5 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
6 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
7 24 (63.16%) CSS
8 22 (57.89%) XML
9 21 (55.26%) SOA
10 18 (47.37%) Web Services
11 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (42.11%) T-SQL
12 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (42.11%) Relational Database
13 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (36.84%) OO
14 13 (34.21%) XSLT
14 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
14 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (34.21%) MCPD
14 13 (34.21%) XPath
14 13 (34.21%) MCTS
14 13 (34.21%) Release Management
14 13 (34.21%) Wealth Management
14 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
14 13 (34.21%) Coaching
15 12 (31.58%) MVC
16 10 (26.32%) TDD
17 9 (23.68%) Scrum

Senior Software 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 5 (13.16%) Apache Spark
1 5 (13.16%) GlassFish
1 5 (13.16%) JBoss
1 5 (13.16%) WildFly
2 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DHCP
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (34.21%) RDBMS
4 6 (15.79%) MySQL
5 5 (13.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (13.16%) Big Data
5 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
5 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
5 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) Hudson
2 5 (13.16%) JBehave
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) JUnit
3 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.63%) Moq
5 1 (2.63%) NUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) .NET
2 27 (71.05%) HTML
3 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
4 24 (63.16%) CSS
5 22 (57.89%) XML
6 18 (47.37%) Web Services
7 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (34.21%) XSLT
9 8 (21.05%) RESTful
10 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
10 7 (18.42%) WCF
11 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (15.79%) jQuery
12 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
12 5 (13.16%) HornetQ
12 5 (13.16%) Java EE
12 5 (13.16%) JAX-RS
12 5 (13.16%) JPA
12 5 (13.16%) RESTEasy
12 5 (13.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
1 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Android
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) SOA
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) OO
4 13 (34.21%) Coaching
4 13 (34.21%) Mentoring
4 13 (34.21%) Release Management
4 13 (34.21%) Wealth Management
5 12 (31.58%) MVC
6 10 (26.32%) TDD
7 9 (23.68%) Scrum
8 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (15.79%) Software Delivery
10 5 (13.16%) Analytics
10 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Kanban
10 5 (13.16%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (13.16%) SOLID
10 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 30 (78.95%) C#
3 29 (76.32%) JavaScript
4 16 (42.11%) T-SQL
5 13 (34.21%) XPath
6 7 (18.42%) Python
7 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
8 5 (13.16%) Clojure
8 5 (13.16%) Java
8 5 (13.16%) Scala
9 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) MCPD
1 13 (34.21%) MCTS
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Facebook
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
1 5 (13.16%) Twitter
2 3 (7.89%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.26%) Apple
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