Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 60 31
Rank change year-on-year +34 -29 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 70 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 7.70% 3.52% 6.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.90% 3.62% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 65 28 60
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £29,850 £35,875 £34,900
90th Percentile £54,000 £59,125 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -7.61% +13.58% +1.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 886 884 1,033
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 97.36% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 735 735 874
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £24,300 £24,600 £21,575
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Sheffield

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Sheffield

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (51.43%) MVC
3 35 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (47.14%) PHP
4 33 (47.14%) HTML
5 29 (41.43%) CSS
6 26 (37.14%) C#
7 25 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 23 (32.86%) .NET
8 23 (32.86%) Mentoring
9 19 (27.14%) React
10 16 (22.86%) Twitter
10 16 (22.86%) Vue.js
11 15 (21.43%) jQuery
12 14 (20.00%) Google
12 14 (20.00%) Web Development
12 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 13 (18.57%) Laravel
13 13 (18.57%) Analytics
13 13 (18.57%) SDLC
14 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
14 12 (17.14%) SQL
14 12 (17.14%) LAMP
15 11 (15.71%) MySQL
15 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
15 11 (15.71%) Sass
15 11 (15.71%) SOLID
16 10 (14.29%) OOP
16 10 (14.29%) Java

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) MySQL
2 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.43%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.29%) Grunt
3 2 (2.86%) gulp
3 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
1 7 (10.00%) Games
2 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Automotive
3 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) HTML
2 29 (41.43%) CSS
3 25 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 23 (32.86%) .NET
5 19 (27.14%) React
6 16 (22.86%) Vue.js
7 15 (21.43%) jQuery
8 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (18.57%) Laravel
10 12 (17.14%) LAMP
11 11 (15.71%) Sass
12 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (7.14%) HTML5
14 4 (5.71%) .NET Core
14 4 (5.71%) CSS3
14 4 (5.71%) Node.js
14 4 (5.71%) REST
15 3 (4.29%) Django
15 3 (4.29%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) User Experience
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.29%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.43%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Android
1 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (51.43%) MVC
3 23 (32.86%) Mentoring
4 14 (20.00%) Web Development
5 13 (18.57%) Analytics
5 13 (18.57%) SDLC
6 11 (15.71%) SOLID
7 10 (14.29%) OOP
8 9 (12.86%) OO
9 8 (11.43%) Coaching
9 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.43%) TDD
10 7 (10.00%) DevOps
10 7 (10.00%) Front End Development
11 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.57%) User Stories
12 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (47.14%) PHP
3 26 (37.14%) C#
4 12 (17.14%) SQL
5 10 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.29%) Kotlin
7 3 (4.29%) Python
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) XPath
8 1 (1.43%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Twitter
2 14 (20.00%) Google
3 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.86%) Avid
5 1 (1.43%) Informatica
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle
5 1 (1.43%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.43%) Zend