The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 45 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 192 226 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.32% 5.10% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 5.27% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 185 197 229
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3535 4292 4940
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.87% 96.86% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3140 3559 3943
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 143 £47,250 +5.00% 19
Bradford 0 26 £45,000 - 3
Wakefield - 6 £45,000 - 2
Halifax -14 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Huddersfield -3 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Dewsbury - 2 £42,500 -
Wetherby - 2 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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

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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 191 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (46.85%) C#
3 167 (45.75%) SQL
4 163 (44.66%) .NET
5 135 (36.99%) JavaScript
6 125 (34.25%) SQL Server
7 120 (32.88%) HTML
8 108 (29.59%) ASP.NET
9 104 (28.49%) MVC
10 99 (27.12%) CSS
11 89 (24.38%) Java
12 80 (21.92%) Microsoft
13 76 (20.82%) Git (software)
14 66 (18.08%) Web Services
15 64 (17.53%) TDD
16 63 (17.26%) Finance
17 57 (15.62%) XML
17 57 (15.62%) OO
18 56 (15.34%) MySQL
19 55 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
20 52 (14.25%) T-SQL
21 49 (13.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 48 (13.15%) AngularJS
23 47 (12.88%) PHP
24 46 (12.60%) Scrum
24 46 (12.60%) jQuery
25 45 (12.33%) Software Engineering
26 43 (11.78%) E-Commerce
27 42 (11.51%) .NET Framework
27 42 (11.51%) 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 20 (5.48%) Apache
2 14 (3.84%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.29%) SAS
3 12 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.19%) JBoss
6 7 (1.92%) IIS
6 7 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.64%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.37%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.37%) WordPress
9 4 (1.10%) ATG Dynamo
9 4 (1.10%) iPlanet
9 4 (1.10%) nginx
10 3 (0.82%) Jetty
11 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.55%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.55%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.64%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.37%) SAP BPC
2 5 (1.37%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.55%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.19%) SaaS
3 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Loggly
6 1 (0.27%) Office 365
6 1 (0.27%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.10%) HTTP
2 3 (0.82%) Intranet
3 2 (0.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) AMQP
4 1 (0.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 56 (15.34%) MySQL
3 49 (13.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (10.14%) NoSQL
5 22 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (4.93%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (3.29%) Big Data
12 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (2.47%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.92%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 6 (1.64%) QlikView
15 6 (1.64%) SAP HANA
15 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 76 (20.82%) Git (software)
2 32 (8.77%) Subversion
3 28 (7.67%) Visual Studio
4 23 (6.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 22 (6.03%) Mercurial
5 22 (6.03%) TeamCity
6 20 (5.48%) JIRA
7 18 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (4.11%) Selenium
9 13 (3.56%) JUnit
10 9 (2.47%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.47%) JMeter
11 8 (2.19%) NUnit
12 6 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
13 5 (1.37%) NuGet
13 5 (1.37%) PHPUnit
14 4 (1.10%) SoapUI
15 3 (0.82%) JIRA Agile
15 3 (0.82%) Maven
16 2 (0.55%) gulp
General
1 63 (17.26%) Finance
2 17 (4.66%) Retail
3 5 (1.37%) Advertising
3 5 (1.37%) Back Office
4 3 (0.82%) Banking
4 3 (0.82%) Games
5 2 (0.55%) Law
5 2 (0.55%) Legal
5 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.27%) Automotive
6 1 (0.27%) Marketing
6 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (44.66%) .NET
2 120 (32.88%) HTML
3 108 (29.59%) ASP.NET
4 99 (27.12%) CSS
5 66 (18.08%) Web Services
6 57 (15.62%) XML
7 55 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (13.15%) AngularJS
9 46 (12.60%) jQuery
10 42 (11.51%) .NET Framework
11 37 (10.14%) HTML5
12 36 (9.86%) WCF
13 28 (7.67%) Node.js
14 26 (7.12%) Ajax
14 26 (7.12%) J2EE
14 26 (7.12%) LAMP
15 25 (6.85%) Entity Framework
16 24 (6.58%) WPF
17 23 (6.30%) SOAP
18 21 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.03%) Algorithms
2 22 (6.03%) Data Structures
3 12 (3.29%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (3.01%) User Experience
5 9 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.19%) iPad
7 6 (1.64%) Streaming Media
8 5 (1.37%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.10%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.55%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.55%) RIA
11 2 (0.55%) Social Media
12 1 (0.27%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.27%) NHS
12 1 (0.27%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.75%) Linux
2 18 (4.93%) Windows
3 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.10%) Windows Phone
3 4 (1.10%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.55%) Android
5 2 (0.55%) Unix
5 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (28.49%) MVC
3 64 (17.53%) TDD
4 57 (15.62%) OO
5 46 (12.60%) Scrum
6 45 (12.33%) Software Engineering
7 43 (11.78%) E-Commerce
8 42 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (11.23%) Unit Testing
10 40 (10.96%) Mentoring
11 35 (9.59%) Web Development
12 31 (8.49%) SDLC
13 30 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (7.67%) BDD
15 27 (7.40%) Automated Testing
16 22 (6.03%) DevOps
17 20 (5.48%) Microservices
18 19 (5.21%) Open Source
18 19 (5.21%) SOA
19 18 (4.93%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 171 (46.85%) C#
2 167 (45.75%) SQL
3 135 (36.99%) JavaScript
4 89 (24.38%) Java
5 52 (14.25%) T-SQL
6 47 (12.88%) PHP
7 20 (5.48%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.47%) TypeScript
8 9 (2.47%) VB
8 9 (2.47%) VB6
9 8 (2.19%) Delphi
10 7 (1.92%) Ruby
11 6 (1.64%) ABAP
11 6 (1.64%) Python
12 5 (1.37%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.10%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.10%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.82%) C++
14 3 (0.82%) PHP 5
14 3 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (5.48%) Degree
2 13 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.92%) SAS Certification
4 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) ISEB
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.47%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.92%) Docker
2 2 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.10%) Puppet
2 3 (0.82%) Ansible
3 1 (0.27%) Marathon
3 1 (0.27%) Nagios
3 1 (0.27%) Salt
3 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 80 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.11%) Oracle
3 12 (3.29%) IBM
4 8 (2.19%) ATG
4 8 (2.19%) Zend
5 7 (1.92%) SAP
6 5 (1.37%) Cognos
6 5 (1.37%) hybris
7 4 (1.10%) BEA
8 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.82%) Tableau
9 2 (0.55%) Google
9 2 (0.55%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.55%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.27%) Sony
10 1 (0.27%) Splunk
10 1 (0.27%) Sun
10 1 (0.27%) Sybase
10 1 (0.27%) Telerik
10 1 (0.27%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Career Development
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Ideally 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus,
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Free parking or travel to site, subs
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45000
Posted: 5 days ago