Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,625 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wales > Swansea
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -28 +4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 41 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 6.50% 24.70% 7.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 25.15% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 7
Swansea median annual salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,875 £45,250 £42,500
West Wales median annual salary £40,625 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea. 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
Swansea
Permanent vacancies in Swansea with a recognized job title 360 163 103
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 98.19% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 345 160 83
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,450 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,946 £50,000 £70,000
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +20.97% -27.06%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Swansea

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Swansea

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Swansea over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Swansea

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

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

1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) HTML
3 20 (83.33%) C#
3 20 (83.33%) SQL
4 19 (79.17%) MVC
5 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (75.00%) CSS
6 15 (62.50%) jQuery
7 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (58.33%) Ajax
7 14 (58.33%) Web Development
8 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (45.83%) XML
10 10 (41.67%) TDD
11 9 (37.50%) OO
12 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
13 7 (29.17%) Scrum
13 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
13 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
14 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
15 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (20.83%) HTML5
15 5 (20.83%) NHibernate
15 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 3 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Moq
2 3 (12.50%) NUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) HTML
3 18 (75.00%) CSS
4 15 (62.50%) jQuery
5 14 (58.33%) Ajax
5 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (45.83%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (20.83%) HTML5
10 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (20.83%) NHibernate
10 5 (20.83%) WCF
11 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.67%) Sass
11 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (12.50%) Autofac
12 3 (12.50%) XHTML
13 2 (8.33%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.83%) N-Tier
2 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) MVC
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Web Development
4 10 (41.67%) TDD
5 9 (37.50%) OO
6 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.83%) OOP
8 5 (20.83%) SOA
9 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 4 (16.67%) Microservices
10 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (12.50%) Product Management
10 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (8.33%) SDLC
12 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
12 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
12 1 (4.17%) OOD
12 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (83.33%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (20.83%) VB
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.50%) C
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft