Period
to 29 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 63 41
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 148 362 498
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.64% 4.99% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 5.12% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 176 372 481
Median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £36,750 £34,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 2,540 7,075 8,267
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 97.48% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,212 5,713 6,838
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +2.04%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +8 78 £47,500 -5.00% 30
North Yorkshire +54 40 £45,000 -5.26% 7
South Yorkshire +12 24 £50,000 +13.64% 6
East Yorkshire +19 2 £45,000 - 3
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 81 (54.73%) JavaScript
2 56 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.46%) HTML
4 50 (33.78%) Git (software)
5 48 (32.43%) AWS
5 48 (32.43%) C#
6 46 (31.08%) .NET
7 45 (30.41%) PHP
8 43 (29.05%) AngularJS
9 40 (27.03%) CSS
10 39 (26.35%) MVC
11 35 (23.65%) Java
11 35 (23.65%) SQL Server
11 35 (23.65%) HTML5
12 33 (22.30%) Laravel
13 32 (21.62%) User Experience
14 30 (20.27%) SQL
15 29 (19.59%) React
15 29 (19.59%) Azure
15 29 (19.59%) Vue.js
16 27 (18.24%) Test Automation
16 27 (18.24%) Mentoring
16 27 (18.24%) Microservices
17 26 (17.57%) MySQL
17 26 (17.57%) Front End Development
18 25 (16.89%) Docker
18 25 (16.89%) OOP
19 24 (16.22%) Software Engineering
19 24 (16.22%) Finance
20 23 (15.54%) Code Coverage

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 19 (12.84%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.03%) WordPress
3 2 (1.35%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.68%) Appian
4 1 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (0.68%) nginx
4 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 48 (32.43%) AWS
2 29 (19.59%) Azure
3 9 (6.08%) Serverless
4 8 (5.41%) GCP
5 6 (4.05%) GitHub
5 6 (4.05%) Slack
6 3 (2.03%) Power Platform
6 3 (2.03%) SaaS
7 2 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.35%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (1.35%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) AMQP
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.57%) MySQL
3 20 (13.51%) MongoDB
4 15 (10.14%) Redis
5 13 (8.78%) InterSystems Cache
5 13 (8.78%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.73%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (3.38%) Big Data
8 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.68%) DB2
11 1 (0.68%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 50 (33.78%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.08%) JUnit
4 6 (4.05%) Maven
4 6 (4.05%) Selenium
4 6 (4.05%) Subversion
4 6 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.70%) PHPUnit
5 4 (2.70%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.35%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.68%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.68%) Gradle
8 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.68%) Sublime Text
General
1 24 (16.22%) Finance
2 15 (10.14%) Marketing
3 3 (2.03%) Retail
4 2 (1.35%) Games
4 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (34.46%) HTML
2 46 (31.08%) .NET
3 43 (29.05%) AngularJS
4 40 (27.03%) CSS
5 35 (23.65%) HTML5
6 33 (22.30%) Laravel
7 29 (19.59%) React
7 29 (19.59%) Vue.js
8 23 (15.54%) REST
9 21 (14.19%) .NET Core
9 21 (14.19%) Elastic Stack
10 20 (13.51%) CSS3
10 20 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
11 18 (12.16%) LAMP
11 18 (12.16%) Spring
12 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (10.81%) jQuery
14 15 (10.14%) ASP.NET
14 15 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (10.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.62%) User Experience
2 19 (12.84%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (5.41%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.73%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.05%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.38%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.03%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.05%) Linux
2 5 (3.38%) Unix
3 3 (2.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.35%) MVC
3 27 (18.24%) Mentoring
3 27 (18.24%) Microservices
3 27 (18.24%) Test Automation
4 26 (17.57%) Front End Development
5 25 (16.89%) OOP
6 24 (16.22%) Software Engineering
7 23 (15.54%) Code Coverage
8 22 (14.86%) TDD
9 21 (14.19%) Web Development
10 20 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (12.16%) DevOps
11 18 (12.16%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (11.49%) Scrum
12 17 (11.49%) SDLC
13 16 (10.81%) Unit Testing
14 13 (8.78%) Mobile Development
15 12 (8.11%) OO
15 12 (8.11%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 81 (54.73%) JavaScript
2 48 (32.43%) C#
3 45 (30.41%) PHP
4 35 (23.65%) Java
5 30 (20.27%) SQL
6 10 (6.76%) Kotlin
7 8 (5.41%) TypeScript
8 7 (4.73%) Java 8
8 7 (4.73%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.38%) Groovy
9 5 (3.38%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.38%) Python
9 5 (3.38%) Scala
10 3 (2.03%) Ruby
10 3 (2.03%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.35%) ES6
12 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.49%) QA
System Software
1 25 (16.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (9.46%) Ansible
2 11 (7.43%) Kubernetes
3 7 (4.73%) Terraform
4 5 (3.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.43%) Google
3 8 (5.41%) Oracle
4 5 (3.38%) Apple
5 3 (2.03%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.03%) Zend
6 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe
7 1 (0.68%) IBM