The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 15 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 8.20% 21.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 21.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 0
Median salary £40,500 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.42% -  
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.10% +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 180 52 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 98.36% 100.00% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 170 49 33
Median salary £42,500 £32,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.77% +0.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
3 15 (83.33%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) C#
4 13 (72.22%) MVC
5 12 (66.67%) jQuery
6 11 (61.11%) Web Development
6 11 (61.11%) SQL
7 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
8 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
8 8 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (38.89%) Ajax
9 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
10 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (33.33%) HTML5
11 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
11 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
11 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
12 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 4 (22.22%) WCF
12 4 (22.22%) TDD
12 4 (22.22%) CSS3
12 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (22.22%) Sass
12 4 (22.22%) LESS

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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (11.11%) Moq
4 2 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
1 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
3 12 (66.67%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
6 7 (38.89%) Ajax
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (33.33%) HTML5
8 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
9 4 (22.22%) CSS3
9 4 (22.22%) LESS
9 4 (22.22%) Sass
9 4 (22.22%) WCF
10 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
11 2 (11.11%) XHTML
11 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 11 (61.11%) Web Development
4 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (11.11%) Product Management
8 1 (5.56%) Microservices
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago