The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 60 78 89
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 71 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.10% 2.49% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 2.65% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 66 38 23
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Senior Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1667 1850 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.19% 94.10% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1381 1485 1201
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +35 37 £47,500 +15.15% 5
Chester -1 8 £45,000 +3.44% 4
Wilmslow +7 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Crewe -9 5 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Northwich -6 3 £50,000 -6.97%
Knutsford +1 2 £40,000 - 1
Macclesfield +13 1 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Runcorn -1 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 65 (62.50%) HTML
2 62 (59.62%) CSS
3 58 (55.77%) .NET
4 51 (49.04%) JavaScript
5 49 (47.12%) C#
6 42 (40.38%) ASP.NET
7 39 (37.50%) MVC
8 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (35.58%) jQuery
9 35 (33.65%) SQL
10 34 (32.69%) Java
10 34 (32.69%) Web Services
11 30 (28.85%) SQL Server
12 25 (24.04%) RESTful
13 24 (23.08%) HTML5
14 21 (20.19%) AngularJS
15 19 (18.27%) Web Development
16 16 (15.38%) TDD
16 16 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (14.42%) WPF
17 15 (14.42%) Degree
17 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
18 14 (13.46%) Finance
18 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
18 14 (13.46%) .NET Framework
18 14 (13.46%) Web Application Development
19 13 (12.50%) Grunt
19 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (4.81%) Apache
1 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (4.81%) WordPress
1 5 (4.81%) Node.js
2 4 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
2 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.92%) Magento
3 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.85%) MySQL
7 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.96%) Redis
9 1 (0.96%) Big Data
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (12.50%) Grunt
3 11 (10.58%) Bower
3 11 (10.58%) gulp
4 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.85%) Subversion
5 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.88%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.92%) Selenium
7 2 (1.92%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.92%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.92%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.96%) Calabash
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.96%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.96%) JUnit
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.54%) Billing
3 9 (8.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (62.50%) HTML
2 62 (59.62%) CSS
3 58 (55.77%) .NET
4 42 (40.38%) ASP.NET
5 37 (35.58%) jQuery
6 34 (32.69%) Web Services
7 25 (24.04%) RESTful
8 24 (23.08%) HTML5
9 21 (20.19%) AngularJS
10 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (14.42%) WPF
11 14 (13.46%) .NET Framework
12 10 (9.62%) XML
12 10 (9.62%) Ajax
12 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (7.69%) Entity Framework
13 8 (7.69%) CSS3
13 8 (7.69%) WCF
14 7 (6.73%) Spring
14 7 (6.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) User Experience
2 7 (6.73%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.92%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) W3C
5 1 (0.96%) New Media
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.92%) Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.50%) MVC
2 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.27%) Web Development
4 16 (15.38%) TDD
5 14 (13.46%) Web Application Development
6 10 (9.62%) SDLC
7 9 (8.65%) OO
8 8 (7.69%) OOP
8 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.73%) MVVM
9 7 (6.73%) Scrum
9 7 (6.73%) Web Design
10 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.81%) SOA
10 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.81%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.85%) Migration
12 3 (2.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 51 (49.04%) JavaScript
2 49 (47.12%) C#
3 35 (33.65%) SQL
4 34 (32.69%) Java
5 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
6 10 (9.62%) VB.NET
6 10 (9.62%) PHP
7 3 (2.88%) XAML
8 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) HL7
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.88%) Google
2 3 (2.88%) Zend
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) hybris
3 2 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (0.96%) DevExpress
Chester, Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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InterAct Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Discounts
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
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