The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 30 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.07% 17.44% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 17.96% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 4
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
144 167 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 99.31% 97.09% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 130 163 122
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) C#
4 10 (52.63%) TDD
5 9 (47.37%) Java
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
6 8 (42.11%) HTTP
7 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 7 (36.84%) CSS
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
9 5 (26.32%) Web Development
9 5 (26.32%) BDD
10 4 (21.05%) Retail
10 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (21.05%) jQuery
10 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
11 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
11 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
11 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
11 3 (15.79%) Intranet
11 3 (15.79%) SEO
11 3 (15.79%) Advertising
11 3 (15.79%) Scrum
11 3 (15.79%) WinForms

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 3 (15.79%) WinForms
6 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (5.26%) GWT
7 1 (5.26%) Spring
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE
7 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) SEO
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.26%) SOA
9 1 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (5.26%) C
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago