The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 31 21 12
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 2.56% 8.45% 7.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 8.57% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
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 Swansea. 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
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 114 70 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 97.44% 98.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 97 63 29
Median salary £38,500 £30,000 £42,055
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.33% -28.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swansea region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
3 9 (81.82%) C#
4 8 (72.73%) .NET
4 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
5 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 7 (63.64%) NHibernate
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 5 (45.45%) SQL
7 5 (45.45%) OO
8 4 (36.36%) HTML
8 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 4 (36.36%) Advertising
8 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
8 4 (36.36%) jQuery
9 3 (27.27%) WCF
9 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
9 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 3 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (27.27%) Ajax
9 3 (27.27%) Web Development
9 3 (27.27%) CSS

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 2 (18.18%) Moq
3 2 (18.18%) NUnit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) NHibernate
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (45.45%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) Autofac
7 2 (18.18%) Sass
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
7 3 (27.27%) OOD
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
8 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 2 (18.18%) B2B
8 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
8 2 (18.18%) OOP
9 1 (9.09%) Kanban
9 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: Yesterday