Period
to 20 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 69 54
Rank change year-on-year +40 -15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 91 42 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.11% 3.08% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.28% 3.13% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 92 39 65
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +1.25%
10th Percentile £36,825 £30,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £56,250
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 1,250 1,342 1,437
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 98.32% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 1,155 1,220
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 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
Sheffield +33 69 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Doncaster +14 10 £45,000 +28.57%
Barnsley +2 8 £40,000 +3.90% 4
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 64 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (49.45%) PHP
3 43 (47.25%) MVC
4 42 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 41 (45.05%) C#
6 34 (37.36%) .NET
7 33 (36.26%) HTML
7 33 (36.26%) Java
8 31 (34.07%) CSS
9 30 (32.97%) ASP.NET
10 28 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (27.47%) OO
12 24 (26.37%) AngularJS
13 23 (25.27%) SDLC
13 23 (25.27%) Web Development
14 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (19.78%) Linux
15 18 (19.78%) SQL
15 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
17 16 (17.58%) Google
17 16 (17.58%) Scrum
17 16 (17.58%) MySQL
18 15 (16.48%) Relational Database
19 14 (15.38%) User Stories
19 14 (15.38%) Twitter
19 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
19 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
20 13 (14.29%) Git (software)
20 13 (14.29%) jQuery

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 (4.40%) nginx
2 2 (2.20%) JBoss
2 2 (2.20%) Jetty
2 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.10%) DNN
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.30%) SaaS
5 2 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) MySQL
2 15 (16.48%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.30%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.30%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.30%) JUnit
3 3 (3.30%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.30%) Selenium
3 3 (3.30%) Subversion
4 2 (2.20%) Ant
4 2 (2.20%) git-flow
4 2 (2.20%) Gradle
4 2 (2.20%) Maven
4 2 (2.20%) Mockito
4 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.10%) gulp
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (4.40%) Advertising
1 4 (4.40%) Retail
2 3 (3.30%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Games
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.10%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.36%) .NET
2 33 (36.26%) HTML
3 31 (34.07%) CSS
4 30 (32.97%) ASP.NET
5 28 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (26.37%) AngularJS
7 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (14.29%) jQuery
9 12 (13.19%) Laravel
9 12 (13.19%) Node.js
9 12 (13.19%) Web Services
10 10 (10.99%) React
10 10 (10.99%) RESTful
11 9 (9.89%) .NET Core
12 8 (8.79%) .NET Framework
12 8 (8.79%) Flask
12 8 (8.79%) SOAP
12 8 (8.79%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 7 (7.69%) HTML5
14 6 (6.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.40%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (4.40%) User Experience
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.10%) Fintech
4 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) Unix
2 2 (2.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (70.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.25%) MVC
3 25 (27.47%) OO
4 23 (25.27%) SDLC
4 23 (25.27%) Web Development
5 22 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
7 16 (17.58%) Scrum
8 14 (15.38%) User Stories
9 12 (13.19%) Mentoring
10 11 (12.09%) Open Source
11 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.79%) Test Automation
12 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.69%) OOP
13 6 (6.59%) SOA
13 6 (6.59%) SOLID
13 6 (6.59%) TDD
14 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
14 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (49.45%) PHP
2 42 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 41 (45.05%) C#
4 33 (36.26%) Java
5 18 (19.78%) SQL
6 9 (9.89%) Python
7 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.10%) Java 8
9 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.20%) Rancher
1 2 (2.20%) Terraform
2 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Google
2 14 (15.38%) Twitter
3 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle
5 1 (1.10%) Avid
5 1 (1.10%) Capita
5 1 (1.10%) Cognos
5 1 (1.10%) IBM