Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 56 54
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 494 437 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.89% 4.46% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 4.57% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 443 395 466
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £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 8,116 9,560 10,829
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.76% 97.47% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6,656 8,007 9,138
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +10 272 £47,500 +5.56% 51
North Yorkshire +31 117 £45,000 - 13
South Yorkshire +6 78 £42,500 -5.56% 8
East Yorkshire +10 20 £35,000 -6.67% 6
Humberside 0 1 £40,000 +23.08%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 278 (56.28%) JavaScript
2 242 (48.99%) C#
3 234 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 229 (46.36%) .NET
5 192 (38.87%) MVC
6 163 (33.00%) HTML
7 156 (31.58%) CSS
8 153 (30.97%) SQL
9 146 (29.55%) SQL Server
10 137 (27.73%) Java
11 130 (26.32%) ASP.NET
12 119 (24.09%) TDD
13 112 (22.67%) Microsoft
14 107 (21.66%) Microsoft Azure
15 99 (20.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 90 (18.22%) Git (software)
17 88 (17.81%) jQuery
17 88 (17.81%) Mentoring
18 86 (17.41%) OOP
19 85 (17.21%) AngularJS
20 83 (16.80%) .NET Framework
21 81 (16.40%) Scrum
22 78 (15.79%) Software Engineering
23 72 (14.57%) PHP
24 71 (14.37%) Unit Testing
25 70 (14.17%) Test Automation
26 68 (13.77%) HTML5
27 61 (12.35%) Finance
28 58 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
29 56 (11.34%) MySQL

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 26 (5.26%) IIS
2 17 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.44%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.83%) JBoss
4 13 (2.63%) Jetty
4 13 (2.63%) nginx
5 12 (2.43%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.23%) CMS
7 10 (2.02%) WordPress
8 6 (1.21%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.01%) Confluence
9 5 (1.01%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.81%) Apache
10 4 (0.81%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.61%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.20%) Drupal
12 1 (0.20%) Kentico
12 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.62%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.43%) Magento
2 6 (1.21%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Shopify
5 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 107 (21.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.44%) SaaS
4 15 (3.04%) GitHub
5 9 (1.82%) Serverless
6 8 (1.62%) Slack
7 7 (1.42%) AdWords
7 7 (1.42%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.01%) Asana
8 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.01%) G Suite
9 4 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.61%) FinancialForce
10 3 (0.61%) Sage Pay
11 2 (0.40%) Apigee
11 2 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.20%) NuGet
12 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) Intranet
2 1 (0.20%) HTTP
2 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.34%) MySQL
3 44 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (4.86%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (2.83%) NoSQL
9 12 (2.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (2.43%) Couchbase
10 11 (2.23%) MariaDB
11 9 (1.82%) Power BI
12 6 (1.21%) QlikView
12 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.01%) Cosmos DB
13 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.81%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 90 (18.22%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.88%) Jenkins
3 30 (6.07%) Subversion
4 26 (5.26%) JIRA
5 23 (4.66%) Cucumber
5 23 (4.66%) NUnit
5 23 (4.66%) Selenium
6 20 (4.05%) Maven
7 18 (3.64%) gulp
8 12 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (2.23%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (2.02%) JUnit
11 9 (1.82%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.82%) Visual Studio
11 9 (1.82%) webpack
12 8 (1.62%) Ant
12 8 (1.62%) Gradle
12 8 (1.62%) Grunt
12 8 (1.62%) IntelliJ
12 8 (1.62%) Mockito
General
1 61 (12.35%) Finance
2 40 (8.10%) Retail
3 18 (3.64%) Games
4 16 (3.24%) Advertising
5 11 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.42%) Billing
7 5 (1.01%) Back Office
8 4 (0.81%) Automotive
9 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.61%) Marketing
10 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (46.36%) .NET
2 163 (33.00%) HTML
3 156 (31.58%) CSS
4 130 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 99 (20.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 88 (17.81%) jQuery
7 85 (17.21%) AngularJS
8 83 (16.80%) .NET Framework
9 68 (13.77%) HTML5
10 55 (11.13%) Entity Framework
11 49 (9.92%) Spring
12 47 (9.51%) React
13 45 (9.11%) Node.js
14 42 (8.50%) Web Services
15 38 (7.69%) REST
15 38 (7.69%) RESTful
16 34 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (6.88%) CSS3
17 22 (4.45%) .NET Core
18 20 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.30%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (6.07%) User Experience
3 24 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.64%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.21%) Social Media
9 5 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.81%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.61%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.40%) Fintech
12 2 (0.40%) NHS
13 1 (0.20%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.20%) Digital TV
13 1 (0.20%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.20%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.20%) Taxonomies
13 1 (0.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.91%) Linux
2 24 (4.86%) Apple iOS
3 21 (4.25%) Android
4 11 (2.23%) Unix
5 10 (2.02%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (38.87%) MVC
3 119 (24.09%) TDD
4 88 (17.81%) Mentoring
5 86 (17.41%) OOP
6 81 (16.40%) Scrum
7 78 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 71 (14.37%) Unit Testing
9 70 (14.17%) Test Automation
10 53 (10.73%) DevOps
11 46 (9.31%) OO
12 41 (8.30%) BDD
12 41 (8.30%) Microservices
13 39 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (7.49%) E-Commerce
15 35 (7.09%) Mobile Development
16 34 (6.88%) Analytics
16 34 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (6.48%) Front End Development
17 32 (6.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 278 (56.28%) JavaScript
2 242 (48.99%) C#
3 153 (30.97%) SQL
4 137 (27.73%) Java
5 72 (14.57%) PHP
6 40 (8.10%) T-SQL
7 37 (7.49%) Python
8 24 (4.86%) Java 8
9 15 (3.04%) TypeScript
10 14 (2.83%) Ruby
11 10 (2.02%) ES6
12 8 (1.62%) C++
12 8 (1.62%) PHP 5
12 8 (1.62%) VB
12 8 (1.62%) VBA
13 7 (1.42%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.21%) Scala
15 5 (1.01%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.81%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (7.09%) Degree
2 7 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.40%) MCP
3 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) CISMP
4 1 (0.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.04%) QA
2 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (5.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Firmware
2 1 (0.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (3.04%) Terraform
2 8 (1.62%) Ansible
3 4 (0.81%) Puppet
4 3 (0.61%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.20%) Oozie
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 112 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.86%) Zend
3 23 (4.66%) Google
4 20 (4.05%) Xamarin
5 19 (3.85%) Oracle
6 16 (3.24%) Twitter
7 10 (2.02%) Tableau
8 9 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.21%) Sybase
10 5 (1.01%) Cognos
10 5 (1.01%) Informatica
11 4 (0.81%) Alteryx
11 4 (0.81%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.81%) Splunk
12 3 (0.61%) AppDynamics
13 2 (0.40%) Adobe
13 2 (0.40%) IBM
13 2 (0.40%) PayPal
13 2 (0.40%) Telerik
14 1 (0.20%) Citrix