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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 199 162 170
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 14 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.59% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.62% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 19
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
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
4823 3534 3708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.77% 94.87% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3761 2826 3109
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 17 September 2014. 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 - 10 £45,000 - 1
Leeds -36 6 £45,000 - 3
Bradford -18 2 £50,000 +35.13%
Huddersfield - 2 £50,000 -
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) Web Services
3 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 12 (57.14%) .NET
4 12 (57.14%) XML
5 7 (33.33%) VB
5 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (33.33%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle
6 6 (28.57%) WCF
7 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
7 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) VB6
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (14.29%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) BODI
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) DTS
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
1 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 12 (57.14%) XML
2 12 (57.14%) .NET
3 6 (28.57%) WCF
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) WPF
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) Flash
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) BDD
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) ETL
6 2 (9.52%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Volume Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) VB
3 7 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (19.05%) VB6
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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