The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 47 41 44
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 16 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.50% 4.93% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 5.10% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 37
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 444 608 740
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.16% 96.66% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 362 515 627
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Sheffield

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) MVC
3 14 (42.42%) HTML
3 14 (42.42%) CSS
3 14 (42.42%) Web Development
4 13 (39.39%) Java
5 12 (36.36%) TDD
6 11 (33.33%) jQuery
6 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
7 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) Scrum
7 10 (30.30%) PHP
8 8 (24.24%) .NET
8 8 (24.24%) MySQL
9 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.18%) C#
10 6 (18.18%) SOAP
10 6 (18.18%) OO
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.18%) HTTP
10 6 (18.18%) REST
10 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (15.15%) OOP
12 4 (12.12%) Project Management
12 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
12 4 (12.12%) JBoss
12 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (12.12%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) Jetty
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Fireworks
1 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) MS Access
5 1 (3.03%) Power BI
5 1 (3.03%) Redis
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) Riak
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (6.06%) PHPUnit
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) CSS
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 11 (33.33%) jQuery
3 8 (24.24%) .NET
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
5 6 (18.18%) REST
5 6 (18.18%) SOAP
6 4 (12.12%) CSS3
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) Ajax
7 3 (9.09%) Node.js
7 3 (9.09%) Symfony
7 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.06%) Behat
8 2 (6.06%) LAMP
8 2 (6.06%) Laravel
8 2 (6.06%) React
8 2 (6.06%) RESTful
8 2 (6.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Social Media
2 2 (6.06%) Social Network
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) MVC
2 14 (42.42%) Web Development
3 12 (36.36%) TDD
4 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
4 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.18%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) OOP
7 4 (12.12%) BDD
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.09%) SDLC
8 3 (9.09%) SOA
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) Java
4 10 (30.30%) PHP
5 6 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) ES6
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Adobe
1 2 (6.06%) Google
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
1 2 (6.06%) SAP
1 2 (6.06%) Zend
2 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
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