The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 25 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 31 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 34 67 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.77% 5.99% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 6.10% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 65 36
Median salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.42% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £31,869
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.57% +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 South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 695 1098 1214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.48% 98.21% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 598 961 1033
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
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 South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in South Wales

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in South Wales

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in South Wales over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in South Wales

Senior Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -7 27 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Newport -2 1 £47,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 46 (52.27%) SQL
2 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (39.77%) JavaScript
4 32 (36.36%) CSS
5 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
5 30 (34.09%) HTML
6 29 (32.95%) Finance
7 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
8 24 (27.27%) .NET
9 23 (26.14%) AngularJS
10 22 (25.00%) ETL
11 21 (23.86%) Scrum
11 21 (23.86%) Java
11 21 (23.86%) C#
12 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET
12 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (21.59%) MVC
14 18 (20.45%) Spring
14 18 (20.45%) jQuery
15 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
16 16 (18.18%) Oracle
16 16 (18.18%) Node.js
17 15 (17.05%) Oracle Database
17 15 (17.05%) PL/SQL
17 15 (17.05%) Oracle Forms
17 15 (17.05%) Oracle Reports
17 15 (17.05%) Advertising
18 14 (15.91%) REST
19 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing
19 13 (14.77%) SOAP

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (5.68%) CMS
1 5 (5.68%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Confluence
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) Oracle Database
2 15 (17.05%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.68%) MySQL
7 4 (4.55%) Big Data
7 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.95%) JUnit
3 7 (7.95%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.68%) Mockito
5 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.41%) Subversion
6 2 (2.27%) Selenium
7 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.14%) gulp
7 1 (1.14%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.14%) JIRA
7 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.14%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
General
1 29 (32.95%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Advertising
3 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.36%) CSS
2 30 (34.09%) HTML
3 24 (27.27%) .NET
4 23 (26.14%) AngularJS
5 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 18 (20.45%) jQuery
6 18 (20.45%) Spring
7 16 (18.18%) Node.js
8 14 (15.91%) REST
9 13 (14.77%) SOAP
10 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (12.50%) Web Services
11 10 (11.36%) HTML5
12 9 (10.23%) CSS3
13 8 (9.09%) Hibernate
14 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (7.95%) JSON
14 7 (7.95%) Laravel
14 7 (7.95%) XML
15 6 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.14%) Fintech
3 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.00%) ETL
3 21 (23.86%) Scrum
4 19 (21.59%) MVC
5 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
6 13 (14.77%) Unit Testing
7 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 12 (13.64%) TDD
8 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.23%) SDLC
8 9 (10.23%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 8 (9.09%) Web Development
10 7 (7.95%) Data Analysis
10 7 (7.95%) Data Governance
10 7 (7.95%) Microservices
10 7 (7.95%) OO
11 6 (6.82%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (6.82%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.27%) SQL
2 35 (39.77%) JavaScript
3 21 (23.86%) C#
3 21 (23.86%) Java
4 15 (17.05%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.09%) PHP
5 8 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.82%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.27%) C
8 1 (1.14%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) Groovy
8 1 (1.14%) VB
8 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) HND
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (4.55%) Twitter
4 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.14%) Zend
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