Period
to 26 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 57 55
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 517 470 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.93% 4.67% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 4.79% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 469 416 489
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £34,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £56,500
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 8,448 9,822 11,027
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.50% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,975 8,243 9,172
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 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
West Yorkshire +3 289 £47,500 +5.56% 44
North Yorkshire +37 113 £45,000 +5.88% 16
South Yorkshire +23 94 £40,000 -13.04% 14
East Yorkshire +18 15 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Humberside - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 299 (57.83%) JavaScript
2 270 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
3 264 (51.06%) C#
4 255 (49.32%) .NET
5 250 (48.36%) MVC
6 177 (34.24%) HTML
7 166 (32.11%) CSS
8 159 (30.75%) ASP.NET
9 154 (29.79%) SQL
10 146 (28.24%) SQL Server
11 128 (24.76%) Java
12 127 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 124 (23.98%) Microsoft
14 122 (23.60%) TDD
15 113 (21.86%) Microsoft Azure
16 106 (20.50%) AngularJS
17 103 (19.92%) OOP
18 100 (19.34%) PHP
19 95 (18.38%) .NET Framework
20 94 (18.18%) jQuery
21 93 (17.99%) Git (software)
22 86 (16.63%) Scrum
23 85 (16.44%) Unit Testing
24 84 (16.25%) Finance
24 84 (16.25%) Mentoring
25 67 (12.96%) Software Engineering
26 65 (12.57%) HTML5
27 64 (12.38%) Entity Framework
28 63 (12.19%) Test Automation
29 57 (11.03%) SDLC

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 28 (5.42%) IIS
2 17 (3.29%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.09%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.93%) CMS
6 6 (1.16%) JBoss
7 5 (0.97%) Jetty
7 5 (0.97%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.77%) nginx
8 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.58%) WordPress
10 2 (0.39%) Apache
10 2 (0.39%) Drupal
11 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.19%) Confluence
11 1 (0.19%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.58%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 113 (21.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (10.44%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.29%) SaaS
4 7 (1.35%) GitHub
5 6 (1.16%) Serverless
6 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.58%) FinancialForce
8 2 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.39%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.19%) AdWords
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) Office 365
9 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.58%) HTTP
2 2 (0.39%) Intranet
3 1 (0.19%) AMQP
3 1 (0.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 56 (10.83%) MySQL
3 40 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (3.87%) Relational Database
7 15 (2.90%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.13%) Couchbase
9 10 (1.93%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (1.55%) Power BI
11 6 (1.16%) QlikView
11 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.77%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.77%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 93 (17.99%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.84%) Subversion
3 24 (4.64%) Maven
4 23 (4.45%) Cucumber
4 23 (4.45%) Selenium
5 19 (3.68%) JIRA
6 17 (3.29%) Jenkins
7 16 (3.09%) gulp
7 16 (3.09%) JUnit
7 16 (3.09%) NUnit
8 13 (2.51%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.32%) Visual Studio Team System
10 11 (2.13%) webpack
11 10 (1.93%) Grunt
11 10 (1.93%) SpecFlow
12 9 (1.74%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.74%) PHPUnit
13 8 (1.55%) Ant
13 8 (1.55%) IntelliJ
13 8 (1.55%) Mockito
General
1 84 (16.25%) Finance
2 54 (10.44%) Retail
3 14 (2.71%) Advertising
4 12 (2.32%) Games
5 10 (1.93%) Marketing
5 10 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.35%) Automotive
7 5 (0.97%) Back Office
8 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (49.32%) .NET
2 177 (34.24%) HTML
3 166 (32.11%) CSS
4 159 (30.75%) ASP.NET
5 127 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 106 (20.50%) AngularJS
7 95 (18.38%) .NET Framework
8 94 (18.18%) jQuery
9 65 (12.57%) HTML5
10 64 (12.38%) Entity Framework
11 56 (10.83%) Spring
12 53 (10.25%) React
13 45 (8.70%) Node.js
14 43 (8.32%) Web Services
15 42 (8.12%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (7.35%) RESTful
17 31 (6.00%) .NET Core
18 28 (5.42%) REST
19 26 (5.03%) CSS3
20 21 (4.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.54%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.64%) User Experience
5 18 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.48%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.77%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.58%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.58%) NHS
10 3 (0.58%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.39%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.39%) Fintech
11 2 (0.39%) Social Media
12 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.19%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.19%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.09%) Linux
2 22 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 21 (4.06%) Android
4 14 (2.71%) Mac OS X
5 11 (2.13%) Unix
6 7 (1.35%) Windows
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (48.36%) MVC
3 122 (23.60%) TDD
4 103 (19.92%) OOP
5 86 (16.63%) Scrum
6 85 (16.44%) Unit Testing
7 84 (16.25%) Mentoring
8 67 (12.96%) Software Engineering
9 63 (12.19%) Test Automation
10 57 (11.03%) SDLC
11 55 (10.64%) OO
12 47 (9.09%) BDD
13 41 (7.93%) DevOps
14 40 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (6.77%) Problem-Solving
16 34 (6.58%) Coaching
17 33 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (6.19%) Mobile Development
19 31 (6.00%) SOLID
19 31 (6.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 299 (57.83%) JavaScript
2 264 (51.06%) C#
3 154 (29.79%) SQL
4 128 (24.76%) Java
5 100 (19.34%) PHP
6 44 (8.51%) Python
7 37 (7.16%) T-SQL
8 21 (4.06%) Java 8
9 12 (2.32%) TypeScript
10 11 (2.13%) Ruby
11 10 (1.93%) Scala
12 8 (1.55%) ES6
12 8 (1.55%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.16%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.97%) C
14 5 (0.97%) VB
14 5 (0.97%) VB6
15 4 (0.77%) C++
15 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (6.38%) Degree
2 8 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.39%) MCP
4 1 (0.19%) CISMP
4 1 (0.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.77%) QA
2 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (4.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.19%) Firmware
2 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (2.13%) Terraform
2 3 (0.58%) Ansible
2 3 (0.58%) Puppet
3 2 (0.39%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.19%) Oozie
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 124 (23.98%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.32%) Twitter
3 34 (6.58%) Google
4 23 (4.45%) Xamarin
5 21 (4.06%) Oracle
6 13 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.32%) Tableau
8 8 (1.55%) Zend
9 6 (1.16%) Alteryx
10 5 (0.97%) Informatica
11 4 (0.77%) Cognos
11 4 (0.77%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.77%) Sybase
12 2 (0.39%) Apigee
12 2 (0.39%) Avid
12 2 (0.39%) IBM
12 2 (0.39%) PayPal
13 1 (0.19%) Adobe
13 1 (0.19%) Lotus
13 1 (0.19%) WooCommerce