Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 24 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 14 20
Rank change year-on-year -22 +6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 40 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 6.67% 20.83% 7.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.83% 21.28% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 8
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £29,450 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,500 £42,725
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales. 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
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 366 188 121
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 97.92% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 346 175 100
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +20.97% -17.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,600 £20,650
90th Percentile £57,946 £53,750 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% +0.53%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in West Wales

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in West Wales

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in West Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in West Wales

Senior Developer
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -21 22 £40,000 - 1
Carmarthenshire - 3 £30,500 -
Senior Developer
Wales

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Wales region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) C#
3 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (80.00%) MVC
4 19 (76.00%) HTML
5 18 (72.00%) SQL
6 16 (64.00%) CSS
6 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (52.00%) Web Development
7 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (52.00%) jQuery
8 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (48.00%) Ajax
9 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
10 10 (40.00%) XML
11 9 (36.00%) TDD
12 8 (32.00%) OO
12 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
13 7 (28.00%) Scrum
13 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
13 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
14 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
14 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (20.00%) Degree
14 5 (20.00%) VB

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (12.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.00%) Moq
3 2 (8.00%) NUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) HTML
3 16 (64.00%) CSS
4 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (52.00%) jQuery
5 12 (48.00%) Ajax
5 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (40.00%) XML
7 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (16.00%) HTML5
9 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (16.00%) NHibernate
9 4 (16.00%) Sass
9 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (16.00%) WCF
10 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (8.00%) CSS3
11 2 (8.00%) LESS
11 2 (8.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) MVC
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Web Development
4 9 (36.00%) TDD
5 8 (32.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.00%) OOP
7 5 (20.00%) SOA
7 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
8 4 (16.00%) Microservices
9 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (8.00%) Product Management
10 2 (8.00%) SDLC
11 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
11 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
11 1 (4.00%) OOD
11 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (72.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (20.00%) VB
5 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft