Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £44,898 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 55 60
Rank change year-on-year +32 +5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 36 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.48% 4.61% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.64% 4.72% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 15
Worcestershire median annual salary £44,898 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £33,865 £41,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £52,500 £50,500
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies in Worcestershire with a recognized job title 471 678 569
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.92% 97.69% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 392 656 517
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,094 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,775 £21,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,664 £52,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.23% +1.25%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Worcestershire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Worcestershire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Worcestershire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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
Worcester +18 23 £43,086 -4.25% 1
Malvern - 9 £40,000 - 1
Redditch +17 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Pershore - 1 £34,000 -
Senior Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 20 (55.56%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (44.44%) Degree
4 16 (44.44%) HTML
4 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 16 (44.44%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) .NET
6 11 (30.56%) PHP
6 11 (30.56%) Linux
6 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) JSON
6 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 10 (27.78%) Continuous Deployment
7 10 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (25.00%) Project Management
8 9 (25.00%) Java
9 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 8 (22.22%) MySQL
9 8 (22.22%) Web Development
10 7 (19.44%) HTML5
11 6 (16.67%) Driving Licence
11 6 (16.67%) Internet
12 5 (13.89%) MVC
12 5 (13.89%) LAMP
12 5 (13.89%) Apache
12 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
12 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (13.89%) Line Management

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) PHPUnit
1 2 (5.56%) Xdebug
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.11%) Automotive
1 4 (11.11%) Electronics
1 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) CSS
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
3 11 (30.56%) JSON
4 7 (19.44%) HTML5
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (13.89%) LAMP
6 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.11%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.56%) jQuery
9 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.78%) J2EE
9 1 (2.78%) JMS
9 1 (2.78%) JPA
9 1 (2.78%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) CentOS
2 2 (5.56%) Debian
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (27.78%) Continuous Deployment
4 9 (25.00%) Project Management
5 8 (22.22%) Web Development
6 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
6 5 (13.89%) Line Management
6 5 (13.89%) MVC
7 4 (11.11%) Microservices
7 4 (11.11%) QMS
7 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) OO
8 2 (5.56%) OOP
9 1 (2.78%) Scrum
9 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.78%) TDD
9 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 11 (30.56%) PHP
5 9 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.33%) C++
7 3 (8.33%) VB
7 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.33%) VB6
8 2 (5.56%) Perl
8 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 10 (27.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.78%) TickIT
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.78%) Xamarin