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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 25 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.10% 10.91% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.19% 11.32% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,700 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 159 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 98.71% 96.36% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 130 149 152
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 24 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 23 (74.19%) MVC
2 20 (64.52%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) .NET
4 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
5 13 (41.94%) TDD
6 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 9 (29.03%) HTML
7 9 (29.03%) Java
7 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
8 8 (25.81%) HTTP
8 8 (25.81%) CSS
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (22.58%) jQuery
9 7 (22.58%) Web Development
10 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
10 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
10 6 (19.35%) Scrum
10 6 (19.35%) BDD
11 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
11 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
12 4 (12.90%) Windows
12 4 (12.90%) XML
12 4 (12.90%) IIS
12 4 (12.90%) WinForms
12 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (12.90%) Retail
12 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 9 (29.03%) HTML
4 8 (25.81%) CSS
4 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (22.58%) jQuery
6 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.90%) XML
7 4 (12.90%) WinForms
7 4 (12.90%) WCF
8 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
9 2 (6.45%) Spring
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (6.45%) HTML5
9 2 (6.45%) RESTful
10 1 (3.23%) GWT
10 1 (3.23%) Ajax
10 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) AS400
2 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) MVC
2 13 (41.94%) TDD
3 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (22.58%) Web Development
6 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 6 (19.35%) BDD
7 4 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) SEO
9 2 (6.45%) OO
9 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
10 1 (3.23%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) C#
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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