The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 23 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 50 53
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 32 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.12% 4.12% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.34% 4.25% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,650 £80,000
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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 505 683 604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.56% 97.02% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 415 606 527
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
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 Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Staffordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Staffordshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Staffordshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Stoke-on-Trent +15 13 £40,000 - 2
Lichfield - 11 £50,000 - 1
Tamworth +3 4 £37,500 - 1
Stafford -10 2 £42,500 -
Cannock - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 39 (69.64%) HTML
1 39 (69.64%) .NET
1 39 (69.64%) CSS
2 36 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 36 (64.29%) C#
3 30 (53.57%) TDD
4 28 (50.00%) MySQL
5 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 21 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 20 (35.71%) SOLID
8 19 (33.93%) Line Management
8 19 (33.93%) HTML5
9 18 (32.14%) WPF
9 18 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (32.14%) Electronics
9 18 (32.14%) E-Commerce
9 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
9 18 (32.14%) Microservices
9 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (25.00%) CSS3
10 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (21.43%) SQL
12 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
12 11 (19.64%) MVC
13 10 (17.86%) VB.NET
13 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (14.29%) Big Data
14 8 (14.29%) PHP
14 8 (14.29%) CRM

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.36%) WordPress
4 2 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.57%) TestFlight
3 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (50.00%) MySQL
3 18 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (14.29%) Big Data
5 3 (5.36%) Power BI
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) webpack
3 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 18 (32.14%) Electronics
2 6 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) .NET
1 39 (69.64%) CSS
1 39 (69.64%) HTML
2 19 (33.93%) HTML5
3 18 (32.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (32.14%) WPF
4 14 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 14 (25.00%) CSS3
5 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (12.50%) Laravel
8 6 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (10.71%) LINQ
8 6 (10.71%) XML
9 5 (8.93%) React
10 4 (7.14%) LAMP
11 3 (5.36%) Memcached
11 3 (5.36%) RESTful
11 3 (5.36%) Sass
12 2 (3.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) NHS
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) TDD
2 21 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 20 (35.71%) SOLID
4 19 (33.93%) Line Management
5 18 (32.14%) E-Commerce
5 18 (32.14%) Microservices
6 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (19.64%) MVC
8 8 (14.29%) CRM
9 6 (10.71%) Front End Development
9 6 (10.71%) Workflow
10 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.14%) Open Source
10 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.14%) User Stories
10 4 (7.14%) Web Development
11 3 (5.36%) iOS Development
11 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
12 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (64.29%) C#
2 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) VB.NET
5 8 (14.29%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) Java
7 3 (5.36%) ES6
7 3 (5.36%) Go
7 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) MCSD
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.57%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (1.79%) Xamarin
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