Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 52 54
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 438 464 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.97% 4.82% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 4.94% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 372 438 448
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.55% +0.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 7,127 9,399 10,589
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 97.66% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,840 7,972 8,963
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +7 240 £47,500 +1.60% 67
North Yorkshire +14 83 £45,000 - 9
South Yorkshire +4 74 £45,000 - 24
East Yorkshire +13 29 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 255 (58.22%) JavaScript
2 226 (51.60%) C#
3 205 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
4 195 (44.52%) .NET
5 163 (37.21%) CSS
6 162 (36.99%) HTML
7 149 (34.02%) SQL
8 140 (31.96%) MVC
9 130 (29.68%) SQL Server
10 125 (28.54%) TDD
11 119 (27.17%) Java
12 115 (26.26%) ASP.NET
13 93 (21.23%) Microsoft
14 89 (20.32%) Software Engineering
15 83 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 83 (18.95%) Mentoring
16 81 (18.49%) Git (software)
17 76 (17.35%) jQuery
17 76 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
18 70 (15.98%) Scrum
19 64 (14.61%) OOP
20 63 (14.38%) AngularJS
21 61 (13.93%) .NET Framework
22 58 (13.24%) DevOps
23 57 (13.01%) Microservices
24 56 (12.79%) HTML5
24 56 (12.79%) PHP
25 54 (12.33%) Node.js
26 53 (12.10%) Test Automation
26 53 (12.10%) T-SQL

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 38 (8.68%) IIS
2 17 (3.88%) JBoss
2 17 (3.88%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.65%) Jetty
4 15 (3.42%) nginx
5 14 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (2.97%) WordPress
7 9 (2.05%) Confluence
8 6 (1.37%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.14%) Apache
9 5 (1.14%) CMS
10 4 (0.91%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.68%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.46%) SAS
13 1 (0.23%) Drupal
13 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (2.28%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.74%) Magento
2 6 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 76 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (11.19%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.11%) GitHub
4 13 (2.97%) Slack
5 12 (2.74%) SaaS
6 9 (2.05%) AdWords
6 9 (2.05%) Google Analytics
6 9 (2.05%) Serverless
7 5 (1.14%) Asana
7 5 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.14%) G Suite
8 4 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.46%) Apigee
10 2 (0.46%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.23%) FinancialForce
11 1 (0.23%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (29.68%) SQL Server
2 48 (10.96%) MySQL
3 27 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (6.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (4.34%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.51%) MariaDB
7 10 (2.28%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (2.05%) Couchbase
8 9 (2.05%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.83%) DB2
10 6 (1.37%) Power BI
10 6 (1.37%) QlikView
11 5 (1.14%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.91%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.68%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 81 (18.49%) Git (software)
2 40 (9.13%) Jenkins
3 31 (7.08%) Subversion
4 23 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (5.02%) NUnit
6 21 (4.79%) JIRA
6 21 (4.79%) Selenium
7 19 (4.34%) Cucumber
7 19 (4.34%) gulp
8 18 (4.11%) webpack
9 16 (3.65%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.28%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (1.83%) Xcode
12 7 (1.60%) Mercurial
13 5 (1.14%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (1.14%) SonarQube
13 5 (1.14%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.91%) Maven
15 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (6.85%) Finance
2 23 (5.25%) Retail
3 17 (3.88%) Games
4 8 (1.83%) Advertising
5 7 (1.60%) Billing
5 7 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.91%) Automotive
6 4 (0.91%) Back Office
6 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (44.52%) .NET
2 163 (37.21%) CSS
3 162 (36.99%) HTML
4 115 (26.26%) ASP.NET
5 83 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (17.35%) jQuery
7 63 (14.38%) AngularJS
8 61 (13.93%) .NET Framework
9 56 (12.79%) HTML5
10 54 (12.33%) Node.js
11 50 (11.42%) Entity Framework
12 41 (9.36%) React
13 40 (9.13%) RESTful
14 35 (7.99%) CSS3
14 35 (7.99%) Spring
15 34 (7.76%) REST
16 31 (7.08%) Web Services
17 28 (6.39%) WCF
18 27 (6.16%) ASP.NET Web API
19 25 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.31%) User Experience
2 29 (6.62%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.34%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.37%) Social Media
9 3 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.68%) RIA
10 2 (0.46%) Fintech
10 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.23%) Blog
11 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.23%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.23%) Robotics
11 1 (0.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.08%) Linux
2 23 (5.25%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.34%) Windows
4 16 (3.65%) Android
5 14 (3.20%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.05%) Unix
7 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (31.96%) MVC
3 125 (28.54%) TDD
4 89 (20.32%) Software Engineering
5 83 (18.95%) Mentoring
6 70 (15.98%) Scrum
7 64 (14.61%) OOP
8 58 (13.24%) DevOps
9 57 (13.01%) Microservices
10 53 (12.10%) Test Automation
11 50 (11.42%) Front End Development
12 48 (10.96%) Unit Testing
13 45 (10.27%) E-Commerce
14 44 (10.05%) BDD
15 31 (7.08%) Mobile Development
16 29 (6.62%) OOD
16 29 (6.62%) Open Source
17 28 (6.39%) OO
18 27 (6.16%) Pair Programming
18 27 (6.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 255 (58.22%) JavaScript
2 226 (51.60%) C#
3 149 (34.02%) SQL
4 119 (27.17%) Java
5 56 (12.79%) PHP
6 53 (12.10%) T-SQL
7 31 (7.08%) Python
8 25 (5.71%) Java 8
9 16 (3.65%) Ruby
10 15 (3.42%) ES6
11 11 (2.51%) PHP 5
11 11 (2.51%) TypeScript
12 10 (2.28%) C++
13 8 (1.83%) Apple Swift
13 8 (1.83%) COBOL
13 8 (1.83%) JCL
13 8 (1.83%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.60%) VB
14 7 (1.60%) VBA
15 6 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (5.71%) Degree
2 5 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) CISMP
4 1 (0.23%) CISSP
4 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (7.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (2.97%) Terraform
2 10 (2.28%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.37%) Ansible
4 5 (1.14%) Puppet
5 4 (0.91%) Rancher
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 93 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.48%) Zend
3 18 (4.11%) Google
4 13 (2.97%) Oracle
5 11 (2.51%) Xamarin
6 10 (2.28%) Splunk
7 8 (1.83%) AppDynamics
7 8 (1.83%) IBM
8 7 (1.60%) Cognos
8 7 (1.60%) Tableau
9 6 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.91%) Adobe
10 4 (0.91%) SAP
10 4 (0.91%) Sybase
11 3 (0.68%) Informatica
11 3 (0.68%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.46%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.46%) PayPal
13 1 (0.23%) Talend
13 1 (0.23%) Twitter