Period
to 15 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 6 months to 15 January 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 Wales > Swansea
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 21 22
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 10 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 3.91% 16.37% 10.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 16.87% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 12
Swansea median annual salary £40,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,750 £57,375
West Wales median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +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 249 166 126
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 97.08% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 234 158 110
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,150 £21,425 £19,000
90th Percentile £54,844 £56,250 £58,750
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -16.67%

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 15 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Swansea

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) XML
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Ajax
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (40.00%) VB
6 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (40.00%) OOP
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery

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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) Ajax
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (20.00%) Sass
6 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) OOP
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Microservices
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft