Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 45 41
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 290 406 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.28% 5.28% 6.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 5.38% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 268 386 500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £36,100 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6605 7543 9095
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.11% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5568 6507 7348
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,220
90th Percentile £60,250 £63,600 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Leeds -33 186 £47,500 +5.56% 24
Bradford +55 64 £45,000 - 2
Halifax -6 16 £50,000 - 3
Huddersfield +12 14 £42,500 -
Pudsey - 3 £35,000 - 1
Wetherby +17 2 £46,250 +45.67%
Otley - 1 £37,500 -
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 166 (57.24%) SQL
1 166 (57.24%) .NET
1 166 (57.24%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (56.90%) C#
3 143 (49.31%) SQL Server
4 117 (40.34%) MVC
5 114 (39.31%) JavaScript
6 97 (33.45%) HTML
7 86 (29.66%) ASP.NET
7 86 (29.66%) CSS
8 84 (28.97%) Microsoft
9 78 (26.90%) TDD
10 75 (25.86%) T-SQL
11 71 (24.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 65 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 62 (21.38%) Web Services
14 59 (20.34%) Java
15 56 (19.31%) .NET Framework
15 56 (19.31%) AngularJS
16 55 (18.97%) Scrum
17 53 (18.28%) OO
17 53 (18.28%) jQuery
18 52 (17.93%) Finance
19 43 (14.83%) Business Intelligence
20 41 (14.14%) Visual Studio
21 38 (13.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 36 (12.41%) Git (software)
22 36 (12.41%) Mentoring
23 34 (11.72%) Test Automation
23 34 (11.72%) Continuous Integration

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (3.10%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.07%) CMS
2 6 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.72%) JBoss
3 5 (1.72%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.38%) Jetty
4 4 (1.38%) nginx
4 4 (1.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.38%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.03%) Apache
5 3 (1.03%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.03%) Kentico
5 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.03%) Tornado
6 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.69%) Confluence
6 2 (0.69%) SAS
7 1 (0.34%) IIS
7 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (3.79%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.34%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.34%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.34%) AdWords
5 1 (0.34%) Firebase
5 1 (0.34%) G Suite
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
5 1 (0.34%) Google Play
5 1 (0.34%) npm
5 1 (0.34%) Office 365
5 1 (0.34%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.38%) Firewall
2 3 (1.03%) AMQP
2 3 (1.03%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) PPP
3 2 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (49.31%) SQL Server
2 71 (24.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (13.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (11.03%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (11.03%) MySQL
5 27 (9.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 17 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (4.83%) Power BI
10 11 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (3.45%) Riak
12 8 (2.76%) MongoDB
13 7 (2.41%) QlikView
14 6 (2.07%) Relational Database
15 5 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.72%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.72%) Redis
16 4 (1.38%) Couchbase
16 4 (1.38%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 41 (14.14%) Visual Studio
2 36 (12.41%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.55%) Subversion
4 11 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.45%) PHPUnit
6 9 (3.10%) MorphX
7 8 (2.76%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.76%) JIRA
7 8 (2.76%) Selenium
8 6 (2.07%) Maven
8 6 (2.07%) Mercurial
8 6 (2.07%) MSTest
8 6 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.07%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.07%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.72%) gulp
9 5 (1.72%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 52 (17.93%) Finance
2 17 (5.86%) Retail
3 7 (2.41%) Advertising
4 5 (1.72%) Games
4 5 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.03%) Automotive
5 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.34%) Publishing
6 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (57.24%) .NET
2 97 (33.45%) HTML
3 86 (29.66%) ASP.NET
3 86 (29.66%) CSS
4 65 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 62 (21.38%) Web Services
6 56 (19.31%) .NET Framework
6 56 (19.31%) AngularJS
7 53 (18.28%) jQuery
8 32 (11.03%) HTML5
9 31 (10.69%) Spring
9 31 (10.69%) WCF
10 26 (8.97%) REST
11 25 (8.62%) SOAP
12 24 (8.28%) WPF
13 20 (6.90%) Node.js
14 19 (6.55%) Entity Framework
15 16 (5.52%) Hibernate
15 16 (5.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (5.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.79%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.10%) Data Structures
6 9 (3.10%) NHS
6 9 (3.10%) User Experience
7 5 (1.72%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.03%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.03%) iPad
8 3 (1.03%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (1.03%) Media Streaming
8 3 (1.03%) Tandem
9 2 (0.69%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.69%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.69%) Social Media
9 2 (0.69%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.41%) Linux
2 5 (1.72%) Windows
3 4 (1.38%) Android
4 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.03%) CentOS
4 3 (1.03%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (57.24%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (40.34%) MVC
3 78 (26.90%) TDD
4 55 (18.97%) Scrum
5 53 (18.28%) OO
6 43 (14.83%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (12.41%) Mentoring
8 34 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (11.72%) Test Automation
9 32 (11.03%) SDLC
10 29 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 29 (10.00%) Web Development
11 25 (8.62%) E-Commerce
12 19 (6.55%) BDD
12 19 (6.55%) UML
13 18 (6.21%) Coaching
14 17 (5.86%) ETL
15 16 (5.52%) Pair Programming
15 16 (5.52%) Unit Testing
16 15 (5.17%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 166 (57.24%) SQL
2 165 (56.90%) C#
3 114 (39.31%) JavaScript
4 75 (25.86%) T-SQL
5 59 (20.34%) Java
6 23 (7.93%) PHP
7 17 (5.86%) Python
7 17 (5.86%) Ruby
8 11 (3.79%) X++
9 8 (2.76%) PHP 7
9 8 (2.76%) VB
10 7 (2.41%) C++
10 7 (2.41%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.41%) VB6
11 5 (1.72%) PHP 5
12 4 (1.38%) C
13 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (8.97%) Degree
2 8 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (6.55%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) Ansible
1 5 (1.72%) Puppet
1 5 (1.72%) Rancher
1 5 (1.72%) Terraform
2 4 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 84 (28.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.90%) Oracle
3 9 (3.10%) IBM
3 9 (3.10%) SAP
4 5 (1.72%) DevExpress
4 5 (1.72%) Google
4 5 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.38%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.38%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.38%) Zend
6 3 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.03%) Tableau
6 3 (1.03%) Twitter
7 2 (0.69%) Apple
7 2 (0.69%) hybris
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore