Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 6 months to 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 36 28
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 2.46% 5.96% 11.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 6.09% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 14
Swansea median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £49,000 £53,625 £45,000
West Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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 244 279 119
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 97.89% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 225 250 110
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,210 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.52% +23.72% -13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,405 £19,675
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,500 £45,000
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -9.72%

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 20 June 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 20 June 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swansea region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) RequireJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) OOP

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) RequireJS
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft