Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £31,100 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 6 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 38 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 1.69% 5.64% 22.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 5.78% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 37
Swansea median annual salary £31,100 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,466 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £40,145 £55,250 £47,500
West Wales median annual salary £31,100 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.25% - -

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 223 329 170
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.49% 97.63% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 203 314 166
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +22.95%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £57,946 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +22.95%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
2 3 (75.00%) GraphQL
2 3 (75.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (75.00%) Serverless
2 3 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) QA

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 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (75.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Angular 2
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) GraphQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle