Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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

Senior Developer
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 31 69
Rank change year-on-year -2 +38 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 77 75 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.67% 6.54% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 6.70% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 70 36
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £29,125
90th Percentile £56,455 £62,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,124 1,119 1,290
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.32% 97.56% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 829 983 1,091
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £23,700 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in South Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
Sheffield -7 46 £45,000 - 22
Doncaster +13 26 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Barnsley -2 4 £47,000 +4.44% 1
Rotherham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 54 (70.13%) JavaScript
2 51 (66.23%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (58.44%) C#
4 44 (57.14%) .NET
5 43 (55.84%) CSS
6 41 (53.25%) HTML
7 38 (49.35%) SQL
7 38 (49.35%) ASP.NET
8 26 (33.77%) Scrum
9 23 (29.87%) E-Commerce
10 22 (28.57%) MVC
11 20 (25.97%) TDD
11 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
12 18 (23.38%) WCF
13 17 (22.08%) IIS
13 17 (22.08%) SOAP
13 17 (22.08%) XML
13 17 (22.08%) Windows
13 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
14 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
15 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (19.48%) Mentoring
16 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 13 (16.88%) MySQL
17 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
19 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
19 11 (14.29%) Entity Framework
19 11 (14.29%) Front End Development

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 17 (22.08%) IIS
2 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.60%) WordPress
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (5.19%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) MySQL
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 6 (7.79%) webpack
3 5 (6.49%) gulp
3 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) JIRA
4 2 (2.60%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) Babel
5 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Games
3 5 (6.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.14%) .NET
2 43 (55.84%) CSS
3 41 (53.25%) HTML
4 38 (49.35%) ASP.NET
5 18 (23.38%) WCF
6 17 (22.08%) SOAP
6 17 (22.08%) XML
7 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
8 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 11 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 10 (12.99%) Node.js
11 10 (12.99%) Vue.js
12 9 (11.69%) React
13 8 (10.39%) .NET Core
13 8 (10.39%) RESTful
13 8 (10.39%) Sass
14 7 (9.09%) CSS3
14 7 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.79%) User Experience
4 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.30%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.08%) Windows
1 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
2 7 (9.09%) Android
2 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (5.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (66.23%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.77%) Scrum
3 23 (29.87%) E-Commerce
4 22 (28.57%) MVC
5 20 (25.97%) TDD
6 15 (19.48%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
8 11 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 10 (12.99%) Microservices
10 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
11 7 (9.09%) Analytics
11 7 (9.09%) BDD
11 7 (9.09%) Coaching
11 7 (9.09%) Pair Programming
11 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
12 6 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (7.79%) Web Design
13 5 (6.49%) Mobile Development
13 5 (6.49%) Progressive Enhancement
13 5 (6.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (70.13%) JavaScript
2 45 (58.44%) C#
3 38 (49.35%) SQL
4 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.99%) Java
6 9 (11.69%) Python
7 8 (10.39%) PHP
8 6 (7.79%) Ruby
8 6 (7.79%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.19%) C++
10 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.60%) AWK
11 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.60%) sed
12 1 (1.30%) C
12 1 (1.30%) ES6
12 1 (1.30%) Java 8
12 1 (1.30%) Korn
12 1 (1.30%) Scala
12 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 7 (9.09%) Rancher
1 7 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Google
3 2 (2.60%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com