The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 25 46
Rank change year-on-year -16 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 22 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.61% 6.32% 4.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 6.56% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 34
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 466 488 729
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.69% 96.44% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 391 425 652
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (44.74%) MVC
5 15 (39.47%) TDD
5 15 (39.47%) C#
6 14 (36.84%) CSS
6 14 (36.84%) SDLC
7 13 (34.21%) Scrum
8 12 (31.58%) HTML
8 12 (31.58%) .NET
8 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 11 (28.95%) SOAP
9 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
10 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
10 10 (26.32%) Spring
11 9 (23.68%) Web Development
11 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
11 9 (23.68%) PHP
12 8 (21.05%) REST
12 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
12 8 (21.05%) Oracle
13 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
13 7 (18.42%) Finance
13 7 (18.42%) OO
13 7 (18.42%) JBoss
13 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
14 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
14 6 (15.79%) jQuery

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 7 (18.42%) JBoss
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (7.89%) OpenROAD
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Jetty
5 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) Informix
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) Power BI
5 1 (2.63%) Redis
5 1 (2.63%) Riak
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.89%) CA Gen
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (7.89%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (7.89%) PROIV
4 2 (5.26%) Ant
4 2 (5.26%) JUnit
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) CSS
2 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) SOAP
4 10 (26.32%) Spring
5 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
6 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.05%) REST
7 6 (15.79%) jQuery
7 6 (15.79%) XML
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.16%) Ajax
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (13.16%) WCF
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
8 5 (13.16%) WPF
9 4 (10.53%) J2EE
9 4 (10.53%) Java EE
10 3 (7.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Tandem
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.26%) Solaris
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) MVC
3 15 (39.47%) TDD
4 14 (36.84%) SDLC
5 13 (34.21%) Scrum
6 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
7 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.68%) Web Development
9 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
9 7 (18.42%) OO
10 6 (15.79%) SOA
10 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
11 5 (13.16%) BDD
11 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
12 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (7.89%) Continuous Deployment
13 3 (7.89%) OWASP
13 3 (7.89%) RAD
14 2 (5.26%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
2 19 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) C#
4 9 (23.68%) PHP
5 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.89%) C
6 3 (7.89%) C++
6 3 (7.89%) Clipper
6 3 (7.89%) COBOL
6 3 (7.89%) DataFlex
6 3 (7.89%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (7.89%) LINC
6 3 (7.89%) RPG
6 3 (7.89%) Tcl
6 3 (7.89%) Uniface
6 3 (7.89%) VB
6 3 (7.89%) xBase
7 2 (5.26%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.26%) Zend
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