Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 21 November 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 Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 37 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 0.41% 2.88% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 2.91% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 3
Wakefield median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £45,500 £47,125 £44,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 242 275 199
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.37% 98.92% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 215 266 173
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Wakefield

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Wakefield.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Wakefield

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Wakefield region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript