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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 215 209 205
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 17 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.23% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.23% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 20
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
5561 5116 5468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.93% 96.31% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4271 4562
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -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 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 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 -27 6 £35,000 -31.70% 2
Warwickshire - 6 £55,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Solihull +13 1 £50,000 +11.11%
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 26 September 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 25 (71.43%) C#
1 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 24 (68.57%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
3 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 19 (54.29%) XML
4 19 (54.29%) SOA
5 18 (51.43%) CSS
6 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (42.86%) Web Services
8 14 (40.00%) MVC
8 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (40.00%) Relational Database
9 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
9 11 (31.43%) Release Management
9 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
10 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
10 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (25.71%) Coaching
11 9 (25.71%) XSLT
11 9 (25.71%) OO
11 9 (25.71%) RDBMS
11 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (25.71%) Wealth Management
11 9 (25.71%) MCPD
11 9 (25.71%) XPath
11 9 (25.71%) MCTS
11 9 (25.71%) TDD

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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 5 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 5 (14.29%) JBoss
1 5 (14.29%) WildFly
2 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (25.71%) RDBMS
4 7 (20.00%) MySQL
5 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
6 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (14.29%) Big Data
6 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) Hudson
3 5 (14.29%) JBehave
3 5 (14.29%) JUnit
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.71%) Ant
5 2 (5.71%) Gradle
5 2 (5.71%) Maven
5 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 2 (5.71%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.86%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) Moq
6 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.29%) Law
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 24 (68.57%) HTML
3 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 19 (54.29%) XML
5 18 (51.43%) CSS
6 15 (42.86%) Web Services
7 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (25.71%) XSLT
9 8 (22.86%) jQuery
9 8 (22.86%) RESTful
10 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 7 (20.00%) Java EE
10 7 (20.00%) JPA
10 7 (20.00%) Spring
10 7 (20.00%) WCF
11 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (14.29%) HornetQ
12 5 (14.29%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Derivative
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Android
2 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) SOA
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) MVC
4 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
4 11 (31.43%) Release Management
5 9 (25.71%) Coaching
5 9 (25.71%) OO
5 9 (25.71%) TDD
5 9 (25.71%) Wealth Management
6 7 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
7 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Analytics
8 5 (14.29%) CRM
8 5 (14.29%) DSDM
8 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Kanban
8 5 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C#
1 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) T-SQL
3 9 (25.71%) XPath
4 8 (22.86%) VB.NET
5 7 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) Python
7 5 (14.29%) Clojure
7 5 (14.29%) Scala
8 2 (5.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) MCPD
1 9 (25.71%) MCTS
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Facebook
2 5 (14.29%) Twitter
3 3 (8.57%) Xamarin
4 2 (5.71%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
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