Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 58 60
Rank change year-on-year +27 +2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 60 31 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.84% 3.26% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.98% 3.37% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 30 47
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

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 859 920 1,199
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.95% 96.84% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 758 779 1,019
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 47 (78.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (53.33%) C#
3 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
4 26 (43.33%) PHP
5 25 (41.67%) Java
5 25 (41.67%) .NET
6 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 23 (38.33%) SQL
8 22 (36.67%) Scrum
9 20 (33.33%) MVC
9 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 19 (31.67%) Web Development
10 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (31.67%) SDLC
11 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (26.67%) HTML
13 15 (25.00%) MongoDB
14 14 (23.33%) CSS
14 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
14 14 (23.33%) .NET Framework
15 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
15 13 (21.67%) Linux
15 13 (21.67%) Node.js
16 12 (20.00%) OO
16 12 (20.00%) Python
16 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (18.33%) Open Source
17 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (18.33%) Visual Studio
17 11 (18.33%) Waterfall

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 1 (1.67%) Confluence
1 1 (1.67%) DNN
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.33%) MySQL
5 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.67%) Power BI
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.00%) JIRA
4 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.33%) git-flow
5 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.67%) Selenium
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Advertising
2 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) .NET
2 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (26.67%) HTML
6 14 (23.33%) .NET Framework
6 14 (23.33%) CSS
7 13 (21.67%) Node.js
8 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (15.00%) Flask
8 9 (15.00%) Web Services
9 7 (11.67%) WCF
9 7 (11.67%) WPF
10 6 (10.00%) .NET Core
10 6 (10.00%) Entity Framework
11 4 (6.67%) jQuery
12 3 (5.00%) HTML5
12 3 (5.00%) Laravel
12 3 (5.00%) Sass
13 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) e-Learning
1 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (78.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (36.67%) Scrum
4 20 (33.33%) MVC
5 19 (31.67%) SDLC
5 19 (31.67%) Web Development
6 12 (20.00%) OO
7 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (18.33%) Open Source
7 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.00%) User Stories
9 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.33%) Kanban
11 5 (8.33%) Microservices
11 5 (8.33%) OOP
11 5 (8.33%) SOLID
12 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.67%) TDD
13 2 (3.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) C#
2 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (43.33%) PHP
4 25 (41.67%) Java
5 23 (38.33%) SQL
6 12 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.67%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.33%) Puppet
1 2 (3.33%) Rancher
1 2 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Google
3 5 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle