Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 37 31
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 26 70 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.52% 5.81% 7.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 5.97% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 71 89
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,197 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,250
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 725 1,172 1,233
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.24% 97.34% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 616 944 1,090
Staffordshire median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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 6 months to 17 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent -13 8 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Lichfield +5 7 £39,500 -21.00% 2
Tamworth +6 6 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Burton-upon-Trent -1 3 - -
Uttoxeter - 1 £40,000 - 1
Senior Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Staffordshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 16 (61.54%) SQL
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) MVC
3 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 13 (50.00%) C#
5 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
6 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 8 (30.77%) HTML
10 7 (26.92%) Web Development
11 6 (23.08%) jQuery
11 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (19.23%) SDLC
12 5 (19.23%) User Experience
12 5 (19.23%) Oracle
12 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
12 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
13 4 (15.38%) VB6
13 4 (15.38%) Java
13 4 (15.38%) PHP
13 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
13 4 (15.38%) VB
13 4 (15.38%) Finance
13 4 (15.38%) Analytics
14 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring

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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Fastly
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.85%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) BigQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Bigtable
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (11.54%) Laravel
6 3 (11.54%) RESTful
6 3 (11.54%) SOAP
6 3 (11.54%) Vue.js
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.69%) LESS
7 2 (7.69%) Middleware
7 2 (7.69%) Node.js
7 2 (7.69%) React
7 2 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (26.92%) Web Development
5 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 4 (15.38%) Analytics
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Data Security
9 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.69%) Scrum
9 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 4 (15.38%) VB
5 4 (15.38%) VB6
6 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.85%) ES6
7 1 (3.85%) ES7
7 1 (3.85%) ES8
7 1 (3.85%) Go
7 1 (3.85%) Java 8
7 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Hyperion
2 3 (11.54%) Informatica
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau