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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 221 202 181
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 18 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.44% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.45% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 43
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
5955 5548 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.23% 96.84% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 4627 4412
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 June 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 June 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 +5 9 - -
Staffordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham -24 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Solihull +12 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Coventry +10 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 38 (77.55%) C#
2 36 (73.47%) JavaScript
2 36 (73.47%) .NET
3 34 (69.39%) CSS
3 34 (69.39%) SQL
3 34 (69.39%) HTML
4 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
5 26 (53.06%) ASP.NET
6 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (46.94%) SOA
7 21 (42.86%) XML
8 20 (40.82%) Web Services
9 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
9 18 (36.73%) OO
10 16 (32.65%) MVC
11 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (30.61%) Mentoring
11 15 (30.61%) Relational Database
12 14 (28.57%) Coaching
12 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (28.57%) MCPD
12 14 (28.57%) XPath
12 14 (28.57%) Wealth Management
12 14 (28.57%) Release Management
12 14 (28.57%) MCTS
12 14 (28.57%) RDBMS
12 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (28.57%) Scrum
12 14 (28.57%) XSLT
13 12 (24.49%) 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 (10.20%) Apache Spark
1 5 (10.20%) GlassFish
1 5 (10.20%) JBoss
1 5 (10.20%) WildFly
2 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) DHCP
1 3 (6.12%) DNS
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.61%) Relational Database
2 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 6 (12.24%) MySQL
5 5 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.20%) Big Data
5 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
5 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.04%) ActiveReports
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) Hudson
3 5 (10.20%) JBehave
3 5 (10.20%) JUnit
4 3 (6.12%) Selenium
4 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
1 5 (10.20%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (73.47%) .NET
2 34 (69.39%) CSS
2 34 (69.39%) HTML
3 26 (53.06%) ASP.NET
4 21 (42.86%) XML
5 20 (40.82%) Web Services
6 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 14 (28.57%) XSLT
7 9 (18.37%) jQuery
7 9 (18.37%) RESTful
8 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
9 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 7 (14.29%) WCF
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (10.20%) HornetQ
11 5 (10.20%) Java EE
11 5 (10.20%) JAX-RS
11 5 (10.20%) JPA
11 5 (10.20%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.20%) Artificial Intelligence
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) CUDA
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Android
2 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (46.94%) SOA
2 18 (36.73%) OO
3 16 (32.65%) MVC
4 15 (30.61%) Mentoring
5 14 (28.57%) Coaching
5 14 (28.57%) Release Management
5 14 (28.57%) Scrum
5 14 (28.57%) Wealth Management
6 12 (24.49%) TDD
7 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (14.29%) SOLID
8 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Web Development
9 6 (12.24%) OOD
9 6 (12.24%) Software Delivery
10 5 (10.20%) DSDM
10 5 (10.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) C#
2 36 (73.47%) JavaScript
3 34 (69.39%) SQL
4 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
5 14 (28.57%) XPath
6 8 (16.33%) Python
7 6 (12.24%) Java
8 5 (10.20%) Clojure
8 5 (10.20%) Scala
9 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
10 2 (4.08%) C
10 2 (4.08%) C++
10 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
11 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) MCPD
1 14 (28.57%) MCTS
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Facebook
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Twitter
3 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.04%) Apple