The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.35% - 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% - 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 133 136 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 96.38% 97.84% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 121 107 155
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.45% +7.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) LAMP
1 10 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) SDLC
1 10 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (40.00%) nginx

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) LAMP
2 4 (40.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago