Period
to 18 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

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

Senior Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 371 516 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.94% 5.86% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 6.04% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 348 470 422
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £36,750 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 7,328 8,539 9,875
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.49% 96.90% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5,927 7,072 8,275
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,147 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +2.29% +4.17% +1.05%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +7 220 £50,000 +5.26% 38
North Yorkshire -53 88 £47,500 +5.56% 19
South Yorkshire -23 50 £45,000 +12.50% 12
East Yorkshire -8 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 222 (59.84%) C#
2 201 (54.18%) JavaScript
3 195 (52.56%) .NET
4 157 (42.32%) SQL
5 156 (42.05%) SQL Server
6 151 (40.70%) MVC
7 145 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
8 115 (31.00%) Azure
9 109 (29.38%) Microsoft
10 108 (29.11%) ASP.NET
11 95 (25.61%) Java
12 82 (22.10%) AWS
12 82 (22.10%) jQuery
13 81 (21.83%) CSS
14 79 (21.29%) HTML
15 75 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 66 (17.79%) Mentoring
17 62 (16.71%) .NET Framework
18 60 (16.17%) TDD
19 52 (14.02%) PHP
19 52 (14.02%) Docker
20 50 (13.48%) Software Engineering
21 47 (12.67%) REST
22 46 (12.40%) AngularJS
23 45 (12.13%) Spring
24 44 (11.86%) IIS
25 40 (10.78%) Finance
25 40 (10.78%) SOA
25 40 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 40 (10.78%) Test Automation

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 44 (11.86%) IIS
2 20 (5.39%) CMS
3 17 (4.58%) Umbraco
4 10 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.16%) Drupal
5 8 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (2.16%) WordPress
6 5 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.08%) Apache
8 3 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.81%) Confluence
8 3 (0.81%) nginx
8 3 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.62%) Sketch
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Shopify
2 4 (1.08%) Magento
2 4 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 115 (31.00%) Azure
2 82 (22.10%) AWS
3 12 (3.23%) GCP
4 11 (2.96%) Power Platform
5 5 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.35%) GitHub
6 3 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.81%) Slack
7 2 (0.54%) AdWords
8 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Google Play
8 1 (0.27%) SaaS
8 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.50%) Internet
2 2 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (42.05%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (10.24%) MySQL
4 28 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.96%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.96%) Power BI
8 10 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.43%) DB2
9 9 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.16%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.89%) Redis
11 7 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.62%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.35%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.35%) MariaDB
14 4 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 37 (9.97%) Git (software)
2 34 (9.16%) Octopus Deploy
3 32 (8.63%) Selenium
4 30 (8.09%) NUnit
5 22 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (5.66%) Cucumber
7 18 (4.85%) Visual Studio
8 16 (4.31%) Jenkins
9 13 (3.50%) Subversion
9 13 (3.50%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (1.62%) Maven
11 6 (1.62%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.35%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.35%) JIRA
12 5 (1.35%) JUnit
12 5 (1.35%) Mockito
13 4 (1.08%) GitLab
13 4 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (1.08%) tSQLt
General
1 40 (10.78%) Finance
2 11 (2.96%) Marketing
3 6 (1.62%) Retail
4 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.54%) Back Office
5 2 (0.54%) Games
5 2 (0.54%) Legal
5 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.27%) Automotive
6 1 (0.27%) Local Government
6 1 (0.27%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (52.56%) .NET
2 108 (29.11%) ASP.NET
3 82 (22.10%) jQuery
4 81 (21.83%) CSS
5 79 (21.29%) HTML
6 75 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 62 (16.71%) .NET Framework
8 47 (12.67%) REST
9 46 (12.40%) AngularJS
10 45 (12.13%) Spring
11 39 (10.51%) Web Services
12 36 (9.70%) .NET Core
13 35 (9.43%) HTML5
14 31 (8.36%) React
14 31 (8.36%) XML
15 30 (8.09%) Entity Framework
16 29 (7.82%) Vue.js
17 27 (7.28%) SOAP
18 26 (7.01%) Spring Boot
19 25 (6.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
1 25 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (6.47%) User Experience
3 18 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.96%) N-Tier
5 7 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (0.81%) Algorithms
6 3 (0.81%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.54%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.27%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.27%) Life Science
8 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.77%) Linux
2 13 (3.50%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.96%) Android
4 7 (1.89%) Unix
5 4 (1.08%) Windows
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (40.70%) MVC
2 145 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (17.79%) Mentoring
4 60 (16.17%) TDD
5 50 (13.48%) Software Engineering
6 40 (10.78%) SOA
6 40 (10.78%) Test Automation
7 34 (9.16%) Coaching
8 32 (8.63%) DevOps
8 32 (8.63%) Microservices
8 32 (8.63%) Unit Testing
9 31 (8.36%) Mobile Development
10 28 (7.55%) BDD
11 27 (7.28%) Front End Development
11 27 (7.28%) Kanban
11 27 (7.28%) OO
12 24 (6.47%) E-Commerce
13 21 (5.66%) API Testing
13 21 (5.66%) Open Source
13 21 (5.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 222 (59.84%) C#
2 201 (54.18%) JavaScript
3 157 (42.32%) SQL
4 95 (25.61%) Java
5 52 (14.02%) PHP
6 27 (7.28%) T-SQL
7 26 (7.01%) PowerShell
8 19 (5.12%) Java 8
9 13 (3.50%) TypeScript
10 11 (2.96%) C++
10 11 (2.96%) PHP 5
11 9 (2.43%) Python
12 7 (1.89%) Ruby
13 6 (1.62%) COBOL
13 6 (1.62%) Go
13 6 (1.62%) JCL
14 5 (1.35%) ES6
15 3 (0.81%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.81%) Kotlin
15 3 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (1.35%) Degree
2 3 (0.81%) MCP
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.54%) FINRA
1 2 (0.54%) MiFID
2 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.27%) GDPR
2 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 52 (14.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (5.39%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.62%) Terraform
3 5 (1.35%) Rancher
4 4 (1.08%) Ansible
5 2 (0.54%) Nagios
5 2 (0.54%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (29.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.04%) Zend
3 14 (3.77%) Google
3 14 (3.77%) Oracle
4 10 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.62%) IBM
7 5 (1.35%) Adobe
7 5 (1.35%) Tableau
8 4 (1.08%) PayPal
9 3 (0.81%) AppDynamics
9 3 (0.81%) Splunk
10 2 (0.54%) New Relic
11 1 (0.27%) Apple
11 1 (0.27%) Facebook
11 1 (0.27%) OutSystems
11 1 (0.27%) Twitter
11 1 (0.27%) UiPath