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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 164 204 155
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 35 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.18% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.19% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 22
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -
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
4265 4807 3511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.80% 96.92% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3413 3943 2797
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 15 £45,000 - 1
Bradford - 12 £37,500 -
Leeds +18 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Huddersfield -2 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Wakefield - 1 £39,000 -
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 62 (89.86%) .NET
2 61 (88.41%) C#
3 42 (60.87%) SQL
4 40 (57.97%) SQL Server
4 40 (57.97%) ASP.NET
5 39 (56.52%) MVC
6 36 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (44.93%) WCF
8 25 (36.23%) OOP
9 22 (31.88%) MySQL
10 18 (26.09%) Oracle
11 17 (24.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (21.74%) E-Learning
13 15 (21.74%) XML
13 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
14 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
15 12 (17.39%) Web Services
15 12 (17.39%) CSS
15 12 (17.39%) Visual Studio
15 12 (17.39%) TDD
15 12 (17.39%) Entity Framework
16 11 (15.94%) Finance
16 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
16 11 (15.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 11 (15.94%) VB
16 11 (15.94%) HTML
17 10 (14.49%) Project Management
18 9 (13.04%) jQuery
19 8 (11.59%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) LDAP
1 1 (1.45%) Broadband
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (57.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (31.88%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.90%) Big Data
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 11 (15.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.90%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.90%) Moq
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 5 (7.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (89.86%) .NET
2 40 (57.97%) ASP.NET
3 36 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (44.93%) WCF
5 15 (21.74%) XML
5 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
6 12 (17.39%) Web Services
6 12 (17.39%) CSS
6 12 (17.39%) Entity Framework
7 11 (15.94%) HTML
8 9 (13.04%) jQuery
9 8 (11.59%) LINQ
10 7 (10.14%) WinForms
11 5 (7.25%) WPF
12 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.90%) HTML5
13 2 (2.90%) REST
13 2 (2.90%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) E-Learning
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.90%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) MVC
2 25 (36.23%) OOP
3 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.39%) TDD
5 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.49%) Project Management
7 7 (10.14%) Scrum
8 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.25%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.80%) Open Source
9 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.80%) UML
10 2 (2.90%) Kanban
10 2 (2.90%) Analytics
10 2 (2.90%) Cyber Security
10 2 (2.90%) Android Development
10 2 (2.90%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.90%) Web Development
10 2 (2.90%) SOA
10 2 (2.90%) OO
Programming Languages
1 61 (88.41%) C#
2 42 (60.87%) SQL
3 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.94%) VB
5 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) VB6
7 1 (1.45%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Oracle
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.90%) HP
3 2 (2.90%) Apple
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago