Period
to 31 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 53 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 238 404 585
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.26% 5.37% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 5.51% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 256 371 603
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £34,260
90th Percentile £63,125 £57,500 £55,000
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 4,347 7,330 9,319
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 97.41% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,699 5,987 7,922
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,672 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.44% +3.34% +5.26%

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 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 2020. 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 -11 122 £50,000 - 12
North Yorkshire +69 57 £50,000 - 4
South Yorkshire +9 46 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East Yorkshire +15 9 £50,000 +40.85% 3
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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.

1 130 (54.62%) JavaScript
2 108 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (43.28%) .NET
4 96 (40.34%) C#
5 74 (31.09%) Java
6 68 (28.57%) Azure
7 61 (25.63%) AWS
8 59 (24.79%) HTML
9 58 (24.37%) CSS
9 58 (24.37%) TDD
10 56 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 56 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 53 (22.27%) MVC
11 53 (22.27%) .NET Core
12 51 (21.43%) Docker
13 48 (20.17%) SQL
14 47 (19.75%) Software Engineering
15 45 (18.91%) React
16 39 (16.39%) ASP.NET
16 39 (16.39%) Git (software)
17 36 (15.13%) MySQL
17 36 (15.13%) Finance
17 36 (15.13%) Microsoft
18 35 (14.71%) Test Automation
18 35 (14.71%) jQuery
19 34 (14.29%) Node.js
19 34 (14.29%) Vue.js
20 33 (13.87%) PHP
20 33 (13.87%) Spring
21 32 (13.45%) Front End Development

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 13 (5.46%) IIS
2 7 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.10%) SAS
4 2 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.84%) CMS
4 2 (0.84%) nginx
4 2 (0.84%) WordPress
5 1 (0.42%) Apache
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.42%) Drupal
5 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.42%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 68 (28.57%) Azure
2 61 (25.63%) AWS
3 11 (4.62%) AWS IoT
3 11 (4.62%) GCP
4 6 (2.52%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (2.52%) Power Platform
4 6 (2.52%) Serverless
5 3 (1.26%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.26%) PaaS
5 3 (1.26%) SaaS
6 2 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.84%) GitHub
7 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.42%) IaaS
7 1 (0.42%) npm
7 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.62%) RFID
2 3 (1.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.13%) MySQL
3 16 (6.72%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.46%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.94%) Redis
6 6 (2.52%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.10%) Power BI
7 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.68%) Big Data
8 4 (1.68%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.26%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.84%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 39 (16.39%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.52%) JUnit
4 6 (2.52%) Selenium
5 5 (2.10%) Codeception
5 5 (2.10%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.10%) Subversion
6 3 (1.26%) Xcode
7 2 (0.84%) gulp
7 2 (0.84%) JIRA
7 2 (0.84%) Maven
7 2 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.84%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.42%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.42%) Gradle
8 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.42%) webpack
General
1 36 (15.13%) Finance
2 19 (7.98%) Marketing
3 7 (2.94%) Retail
4 6 (2.52%) Games
5 2 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (43.28%) .NET
2 59 (24.79%) HTML
3 58 (24.37%) CSS
4 56 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 53 (22.27%) .NET Core
6 45 (18.91%) React
7 39 (16.39%) ASP.NET
8 35 (14.71%) jQuery
9 34 (14.29%) Node.js
9 34 (14.29%) Vue.js
10 33 (13.87%) Spring
11 29 (12.18%) Spring Boot
12 21 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (8.82%) HTML5
13 19 (7.98%) .NET Framework
13 19 (7.98%) Laravel
14 17 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (6.30%) Entity Framework
16 14 (5.88%) REST
17 13 (5.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.61%) User Experience
2 25 (10.50%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.62%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.68%) NHS
7 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.26%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.42%) EPoS
9 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.88%) Unix
2 13 (5.46%) Android
3 7 (2.94%) Linux
4 5 (2.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (45.38%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (24.37%) TDD
3 53 (22.27%) MVC
4 47 (19.75%) Software Engineering
5 35 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 32 (13.45%) Front End Development
7 31 (13.03%) DevOps
8 29 (12.18%) BDD
9 28 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 26 (10.92%) SDLC
11 22 (9.24%) Web Development
12 20 (8.40%) Microservices
12 20 (8.40%) Unit Testing
13 18 (7.56%) OO
14 17 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
15 16 (6.72%) Scrum
16 15 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (5.88%) Mobile Development
18 13 (5.46%) OOP
18 13 (5.46%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (54.62%) JavaScript
2 96 (40.34%) C#
3 74 (31.09%) Java
4 48 (20.17%) SQL
5 33 (13.87%) PHP
6 13 (5.46%) Python
7 12 (5.04%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.78%) Java 8
9 5 (2.10%) Kotlin
9 5 (2.10%) Scala
10 4 (1.68%) Ruby
11 3 (1.26%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.26%) Groovy
11 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.26%) X++
12 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.42%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (2.52%) Degree
2 4 (1.68%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.84%) HND
4 1 (0.42%) MCSD
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.24%) QA
System Software
1 51 (21.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.04%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.52%) Ansible
3 4 (1.68%) Terraform
4 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.62%) Oracle
3 8 (3.36%) Google
4 3 (1.26%) Zend
5 2 (0.84%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.42%) Apple
6 1 (0.42%) IBM
6 1 (0.42%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.42%) Talend