Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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

Senior Developer
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 54 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.60% 1.67% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.72% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Shropshire median annual salary £62,500 £40,000 £51,269
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -21.98% +13.93%
10th Percentile £55,250 £34,750 £42,250
90th Percentile £71,750 £42,500 £52,387
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies in Shropshire with a recognized job title 315 407 512
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.31% 96.90% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 187 306 373
Shropshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,626
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -0.33% -5.94%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,375 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £64,063 £54,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Shropshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Shropshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +1 2 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Senior Developer
West Midlands

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Shropshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) Java 8
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) CSS

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Java 8
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes