Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 43 48
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 95 61 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.74% 4.82% 4.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.99% 4.95% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 85 49 54
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £34,500 £36,250 £34,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,500 £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 1,189 1,233 1,357
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.90% 97.39% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1,012 1,127
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +24 66 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Doncaster +7 16 £55,000 -6.38% 3
Barnsley 0 12 £40,000 - 1
Rotherham - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 72 (75.79%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
3 46 (48.42%) MVC
4 38 (40.00%) C#
4 38 (40.00%) HTML
5 36 (37.89%) AngularJS
6 35 (36.84%) .NET
7 32 (33.68%) PHP
8 31 (32.63%) CSS
9 28 (29.47%) Mentoring
10 23 (24.21%) React
11 22 (23.16%) Twitter
11 22 (23.16%) ASP.NET
12 21 (22.11%) SDLC
13 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (21.05%) jQuery
14 19 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 19 (20.00%) Analytics
14 19 (20.00%) Vue.js
15 17 (17.89%) Java
15 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
15 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (16.84%) TDD
17 15 (15.79%) SQL
17 15 (15.79%) MySQL
17 15 (15.79%) Google
18 14 (14.74%) Spring
19 13 (13.68%) Scrum
19 13 (13.68%) Finance
19 13 (13.68%) Web Services

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 (4.21%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.11%) nginx
4 1 (1.05%) CMS
4 1 (1.05%) Drupal
4 1 (1.05%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.16%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) MySQL
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.16%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.05%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.42%) Ant
2 8 (8.42%) Eclipse
2 8 (8.42%) Gradle
2 8 (8.42%) IntelliJ
2 8 (8.42%) JUnit
2 8 (8.42%) Maven
2 8 (8.42%) Mockito
2 8 (8.42%) Subversion
3 3 (3.16%) Grunt
4 1 (1.05%) gulp
4 1 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (13.68%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Games
3 8 (8.42%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Automotive
5 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) HTML
2 36 (37.89%) AngularJS
3 35 (36.84%) .NET
4 31 (32.63%) CSS
5 23 (24.21%) React
6 22 (23.16%) ASP.NET
7 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (21.05%) jQuery
8 19 (20.00%) Vue.js
9 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (14.74%) Spring
11 13 (13.68%) Laravel
11 13 (13.68%) Web Services
12 12 (12.63%) LAMP
12 12 (12.63%) REST
12 12 (12.63%) Sass
13 11 (11.58%) HTML5
14 10 (10.53%) XML
15 9 (9.47%) CSS3
16 8 (8.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.53%) User Experience
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.16%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.05%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.05%) Fintech
7 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.05%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Android
1 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.21%) Linux
3 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.79%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (48.42%) MVC
3 28 (29.47%) Mentoring
4 21 (22.11%) SDLC
5 19 (20.00%) Analytics
6 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
7 16 (16.84%) TDD
8 13 (13.68%) Scrum
9 11 (11.58%) OOP
10 10 (10.53%) Coaching
10 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.53%) Front End Development
10 10 (10.53%) SOLID
10 10 (10.53%) Unit Testing
11 9 (9.47%) DevOps
11 9 (9.47%) SOA
12 8 (8.42%) Android Development
12 8 (8.42%) iOS Development
12 8 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
2 38 (40.00%) C#
3 32 (33.68%) PHP
4 17 (17.89%) Java
5 15 (15.79%) SQL
6 7 (7.37%) Python
7 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.21%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.16%) Kotlin
9 3 (3.16%) Ruby
10 1 (1.05%) C
10 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.05%) XPath
10 1 (1.05%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) Twitter
2 15 (15.79%) Google
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.16%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.11%) Avid
5 2 (2.11%) Zend
6 1 (1.05%) Informatica
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle