Period
to 15 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 42 38
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 155 321 446
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.16% 5.26% 6.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 5.44% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 178 336 407
Median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,125 £34,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +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 3,616 5,905 7,229
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 96.69% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,042 4,976 5,977
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,625 £25,641 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Developer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 -1 99 £50,000 - 31
North Yorkshire -15 33 £47,500 -5.00% 7
South Yorkshire -21 14 £48,750 +5.41% 9
East Yorkshire +1 6 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 82 (52.90%) JavaScript
2 55 (35.48%) .NET
3 51 (32.90%) C#
4 49 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (30.97%) HTML
5 48 (30.97%) CSS
6 47 (30.32%) AWS
7 42 (27.10%) PHP
8 40 (25.81%) Azure
9 38 (24.52%) Laravel
10 36 (23.23%) MVC
11 35 (22.58%) SQL Server
12 34 (21.94%) MySQL
12 34 (21.94%) Git (software)
12 34 (21.94%) Vue.js
13 32 (20.65%) Java
14 31 (20.00%) SQL
14 31 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 30 (19.35%) Mentoring
16 28 (18.06%) React
17 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET
18 23 (14.84%) Software Engineering
19 21 (13.55%) Microservices
20 20 (12.90%) Docker
21 18 (11.61%) Node.js
21 18 (11.61%) REST
21 18 (11.61%) Front End Development
21 18 (11.61%) Greenfield Project
22 17 (10.97%) TDD
23 16 (10.32%) Unit Testing

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 11 (7.10%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.94%) WordPress
3 2 (1.29%) Apache
3 2 (1.29%) CMS
3 2 (1.29%) IIS
3 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) Appian
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 47 (30.32%) AWS
2 40 (25.81%) Azure
3 9 (5.81%) Serverless
4 7 (4.52%) Slack
5 5 (3.23%) SaaS
6 4 (2.58%) GCP
6 4 (2.58%) GitHub
6 4 (2.58%) NuGet
7 3 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.29%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (1.29%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.29%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) HTTP
1 2 (1.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 34 (21.94%) MySQL
3 16 (10.32%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.16%) Redis
5 7 (4.52%) InterSystems Cache
6 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.29%) SQLite
9 1 (0.65%) Big Data
9 1 (0.65%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (21.94%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.10%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.81%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.16%) JUnit
4 8 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.87%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.23%) Selenium
7 4 (2.58%) NUnit
7 4 (2.58%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.58%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.58%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.58%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.94%) Maven
8 3 (1.94%) Subversion
9 2 (1.29%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.29%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.29%) git-flow
9 2 (1.29%) Mockito
9 2 (1.29%) Robolectric
10 1 (0.65%) Sublime Text
General
1 13 (8.39%) Finance
2 5 (3.23%) Marketing
3 4 (2.58%) Games
3 4 (2.58%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.65%) Automotive
4 1 (0.65%) Back Office
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Electronics
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (35.48%) .NET
2 48 (30.97%) CSS
2 48 (30.97%) HTML
3 38 (24.52%) Laravel
4 34 (21.94%) Vue.js
5 31 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 28 (18.06%) React
7 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 18 (11.61%) Node.js
8 18 (11.61%) REST
9 16 (10.32%) Spring
10 15 (9.68%) .NET Core
10 15 (9.68%) HTML5
11 14 (9.03%) jQuery
12 12 (7.74%) CSS3
12 12 (7.74%) RabbitMQ
12 12 (7.74%) Web Services
13 11 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (7.10%) RESTful
14 10 (6.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.61%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.81%) User Experience
3 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.94%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.94%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.94%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.52%) Windows
2 3 (1.94%) Linux
3 2 (1.29%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.23%) MVC
3 30 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 23 (14.84%) Software Engineering
5 21 (13.55%) Microservices
6 18 (11.61%) Front End Development
7 17 (10.97%) TDD
8 16 (10.32%) Unit Testing
9 15 (9.68%) DevOps
9 15 (9.68%) Scrum
10 13 (8.39%) OO
11 12 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.74%) OOP
12 11 (7.10%) Coaching
12 11 (7.10%) SOLID
12 11 (7.10%) Test Automation
13 10 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (6.45%) Web Development
14 8 (5.16%) Code Coverage
14 8 (5.16%) Facial Recognition
Programming Languages
1 82 (52.90%) JavaScript
2 51 (32.90%) C#
3 42 (27.10%) PHP
4 32 (20.65%) Java
5 31 (20.00%) SQL
6 8 (5.16%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.16%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.87%) Java 8
7 6 (3.87%) Kotlin
8 5 (3.23%) Python
9 3 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.29%) ES6
10 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.29%) Ruby
10 2 (1.29%) Scala
11 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.65%) C++
11 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (2.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) QA
System Software
1 20 (12.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) Ansible
2 6 (3.87%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.23%) Terraform
4 3 (1.94%) Puppet
5 1 (0.65%) Rancher
Vendors
1 12 (7.74%) Microsoft
1 12 (7.74%) Oracle
2 5 (3.23%) Google
3 3 (1.94%) Apple
4 2 (1.29%) Adobe
4 2 (1.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.29%) Zend
5 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.65%) SAP