The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 20 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.22% 3.08% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 3.08% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £43,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £51,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Senior Developer
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester 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
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89 65 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 98.89% 100.00% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 84 59 88
Average salary £35,000 £34,875 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +7.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Worcester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) OO
4 9 (64.29%) XML
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) Web Services
7 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
8 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 5 (35.71%) OOD
8 5 (35.71%) QA
9 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
9 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
9 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 3 (21.43%) SQL
10 3 (21.43%) IIS
10 3 (21.43%) XSL
10 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
10 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
10 3 (21.43%) Change Control
10 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (14.29%) Java
11 2 (14.29%) MVC
11 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 1 (7.14%) C
12 1 (7.14%) C++
12 1 (7.14%) J2EE
12 1 (7.14%) MFC
12 1 (7.14%) SAP
12 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Front Office
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) XSL
6 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) WinForms
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) MFC
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) VSAM
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) OOD
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) VC++
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP