The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 40 48
Rank change year-on-year -23 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 20 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.68% 5.12% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 5.30% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 35
Median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
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 South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 731 736 1026
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.99% 96.71% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 633 639 860
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 3 months to 29 April 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
Sheffield -20 13 £41,000 +1.23% 6
Doncaster -4 5 £35,000 -18.60%
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 22 (48.89%) CSS
2 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 21 (46.67%) MVC
3 20 (44.44%) SQL
4 18 (40.00%) Java
5 17 (37.78%) TDD
6 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (33.33%) .NET
7 15 (33.33%) Web Development
8 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
9 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
9 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
10 12 (26.67%) jQuery
11 11 (24.44%) Scrum
11 11 (24.44%) C#
11 11 (24.44%) OO
11 11 (24.44%) PHP
12 10 (22.22%) SOAP
12 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
13 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
13 9 (20.00%) MySQL
14 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
15 7 (15.56%) HTML5
15 7 (15.56%) BDD
15 7 (15.56%) Spring
15 7 (15.56%) SOA
16 6 (13.33%) OOP
16 6 (13.33%) HTTP
16 6 (13.33%) Finance

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 4 (8.89%) JBoss
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) Jetty
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Fireworks
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) MySQL
2 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) Big Data
6 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.22%) MS Access
6 1 (2.22%) Redis
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.11%) Subversion
2 4 (8.89%) JUnit
3 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.67%) Gradle
3 3 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 3 (6.67%) Maven
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Advertising
2 3 (6.67%) Electronics
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) CSS
2 21 (46.67%) HTML
3 15 (33.33%) .NET
4 14 (31.11%) AngularJS
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
6 12 (26.67%) jQuery
7 10 (22.22%) SOAP
8 7 (15.56%) HTML5
8 7 (15.56%) Spring
9 6 (13.33%) Ajax
9 6 (13.33%) Node.js
9 6 (13.33%) RESTful
9 6 (13.33%) Web Services
10 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 5 (11.11%) JSON
10 5 (11.11%) REST
10 5 (11.11%) XML
11 4 (8.89%) CSS3
11 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
11 4 (8.89%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Social Media
2 2 (4.44%) Social Network
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) MVC
2 17 (37.78%) TDD
3 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (33.33%) Web Development
5 11 (24.44%) OO
5 11 (24.44%) Scrum
6 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.56%) BDD
8 7 (15.56%) SOA
9 6 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.33%) OOP
9 6 (13.33%) SDLC
10 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) OOD
10 4 (8.89%) Project Management
11 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 18 (40.00%) Java
4 11 (24.44%) C#
4 11 (24.44%) PHP
5 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.22%) ES6
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Adobe
2 2 (4.44%) Google
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) SAP
2 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.44%) Zend
3 1 (2.22%) DevExpress
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