The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 29 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 12 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.89% 7.36% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.11% 7.64% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
148 157 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.37% 96.32% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 127 146 152
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,550 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Senior Developer
Manchester

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Bolton region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Bolton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 24 (70.59%) MVC
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 21 (61.76%) C#
4 18 (52.94%) .NET
5 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
6 13 (38.24%) TDD
7 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
7 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
8 10 (29.41%) HTML
9 9 (26.47%) Java
9 9 (26.47%) CSS
9 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
10 8 (23.53%) HTTP
10 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (23.53%) jQuery
10 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (20.59%) Web Development
11 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
12 6 (17.65%) BDD
12 6 (17.65%) Scrum
12 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
13 5 (14.71%) Linux
13 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
13 5 (14.71%) UNIX
13 5 (14.71%) IIS
13 5 (14.71%) Oracle
13 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
13 5 (14.71%) AS400
13 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (14.71%) Retail

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Moq
General
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
2 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 10 (29.41%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) CSS
5 8 (23.53%) jQuery
5 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.71%) WCF
8 4 (11.76%) XML
8 4 (11.76%) WinForms
9 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (5.88%) HTML5
10 2 (5.88%) Spring
10 2 (5.88%) Web Services
10 2 (5.88%) RESTful
11 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
11 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
11 1 (2.94%) GWT
11 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) AS400
2 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) UNIX
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) Web Development
6 6 (17.65%) BDD
6 6 (17.65%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) SEO
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) OO
9 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.94%) Android Development
10 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.94%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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