The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 39 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.67% 5.02% 5.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.87% 5.09% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 30
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.12% -0.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 409 648 566
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.69% 98.63% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 329 592 506
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +6 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Stafford +5 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Tamworth +3 5 £37,500 -
Lichfield +4 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Cannock - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 42 (70.00%) .NET
2 41 (68.33%) HTML
3 38 (63.33%) C#
3 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 33 (55.00%) CSS
5 33 (55.00%) MVC
6 29 (48.33%) HTML5
7 28 (46.67%) SQL
8 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET
9 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 20 (33.33%) XML
12 19 (31.67%) SOA
12 19 (31.67%) AngularJS
13 18 (30.00%) TDD
13 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
14 17 (28.33%) Scrum
15 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
16 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
16 14 (23.33%) SOLID
17 13 (21.67%) CRM
17 13 (21.67%) Dynamics CRM
18 12 (20.00%) WCF
18 12 (20.00%) PHP
18 12 (20.00%) Visual Studio
19 11 (18.33%) MySQL
19 11 (18.33%) OO
20 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering

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 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (11.67%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (10.00%) WordPress
4 4 (6.67%) CMS
4 4 (6.67%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) TestFlight
3 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) MySQL
3 5 (8.33%) Big Data
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.00%) Power BI
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.67%) QlikView
7 1 (1.67%) SQL CLR
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.67%) Moq
3 7 (11.67%) Selenium
3 7 (11.67%) Subversion
3 7 (11.67%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (11.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (8.33%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (70.00%) .NET
2 41 (68.33%) HTML
3 33 (55.00%) CSS
4 29 (48.33%) HTML5
5 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET
6 25 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (33.33%) XML
8 19 (31.67%) AngularJS
9 12 (20.00%) WCF
10 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (13.33%) jQuery
12 8 (13.33%) Web Services
13 7 (11.67%) .NET Framework
13 7 (11.67%) CSS3
13 7 (11.67%) Entity Framework
13 7 (11.67%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (11.67%) React
13 7 (11.67%) RESTful
14 6 (10.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (11.67%) NHS
1 7 (11.67%) PMI
2 6 (10.00%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) EPoS
5 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) MVC
3 19 (31.67%) SOA
4 18 (30.00%) TDD
5 17 (28.33%) Scrum
6 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
6 14 (23.33%) SOLID
7 13 (21.67%) CRM
8 11 (18.33%) OO
9 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 10 (16.67%) Web Development
10 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (11.67%) Refactoring
12 7 (11.67%) Workflow
13 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 5 (8.33%) Line Management
13 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) C#
2 28 (46.67%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (20.00%) PHP
6 8 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.00%) Java
9 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
1 7 (11.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.67%) MCSD
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Apple
2 2 (3.33%) Zend
3 1 (1.67%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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