The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 170 197 163
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 36 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.75% 0.18% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.19% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 21
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4686 4851 3734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.38% 96.23% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3680 3948 2985
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Halifax - 12 £45,000 - 2
Leeds +14 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bradford - 11 £37,500 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £39,500 - 1
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 68 (90.67%) C#
2 64 (85.33%) .NET
3 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
3 46 (61.33%) ASP.NET
4 45 (60.00%) SQL
4 45 (60.00%) MVC
5 42 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (45.33%) WCF
7 29 (38.67%) OOP
8 25 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (29.33%) MySQL
10 21 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (25.33%) Entity Framework
11 19 (25.33%) XML
12 18 (24.00%) Oracle
13 16 (21.33%) Finance
14 15 (20.00%) Scrum
14 15 (20.00%) TDD
15 13 (17.33%) CSS
15 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
16 12 (16.00%) Web Services
16 12 (16.00%) Visual Studio
16 12 (16.00%) HTML
16 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
16 12 (16.00%) WPF
17 11 (14.67%) LINQ
17 11 (14.67%) E-Learning
17 11 (14.67%) VB
17 11 (14.67%) VSS/SourceSafe

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
2 22 (29.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.67%) Big Data
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (14.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (6.67%) ReSharper
4 5 (6.67%) Moq
4 5 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (85.33%) .NET
2 46 (61.33%) ASP.NET
3 42 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (45.33%) WCF
5 25 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 19 (25.33%) XML
6 19 (25.33%) Entity Framework
7 13 (17.33%) CSS
8 12 (16.00%) HTML
8 12 (16.00%) Web Services
8 12 (16.00%) WPF
9 11 (14.67%) LINQ
10 10 (13.33%) WinForms
11 9 (12.00%) jQuery
12 5 (6.67%) REST
13 3 (4.00%) Ajax
13 3 (4.00%) JSON
14 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (2.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) E-Learning
2 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.33%) Open Source
4 5 (6.67%) NHS
4 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) MVC
2 29 (38.67%) OOP
3 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.00%) TDD
4 15 (20.00%) Scrum
5 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.33%) Project Management
7 9 (12.00%) UML
8 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.67%) Kanban
9 5 (6.67%) Analytics
10 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.00%) OO
11 2 (2.67%) SOA
11 2 (2.67%) Web Development
12 1 (1.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 68 (90.67%) C#
2 45 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.67%) VB
5 10 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 10 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.33%) VB6
6 1 (1.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.67%) Apple
4 2 (2.67%) HP
4 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
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