The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 58 93 51
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 68 26 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.79% 1.52% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 1.60% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 64 22 99
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £26,900 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1715 1622 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.65% 94.58% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1325 1949
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
North West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -13 13 £42,500 +21.42%
Chester +6 12 £45,000 +71.42%
Crewe +9 9 £46,500 +16.98%
Wilmslow - 5 £37,500 - 2
Macclesfield +9 4 £33,750 -18.18%
Northwich - 3 £50,000 -
Knutsford +2 1 £34,000 +32.03%
Nantwich - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 121 (77.56%) .NET
2 119 (76.28%) C#
3 84 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 78 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 69 (44.23%) SQL Server
6 56 (35.90%) MVC
7 50 (32.05%) CSS
8 47 (30.13%) Microsoft
9 42 (26.92%) HTML
10 39 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 38 (24.36%) .NET Framework
12 37 (23.72%) TDD
13 35 (22.44%) jQuery
14 34 (21.79%) SQL
15 32 (20.51%) WPF
16 26 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 26 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 23 (14.74%) HTML5
17 23 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (14.10%) BDD
18 22 (14.10%) PHP
19 21 (13.46%) Web Services
19 21 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (13.46%) NHibernate
20 20 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (12.18%) Blog
22 18 (11.54%) WCF
22 18 (11.54%) Finance
23 17 (10.90%) SOAP
24 16 (10.26%) Retail

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 39 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.41%) IIS
3 6 (3.85%) nginx
3 6 (3.85%) Apache
3 6 (3.85%) uWSGI
4 2 (1.28%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.28%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.28%) Node.js
4 2 (1.28%) Confluence
4 2 (1.28%) CMS
4 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.64%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.64%) SAS
5 1 (0.64%) WordPress
5 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.56%) MS Office
3 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.28%) MS Project
4 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.64%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.92%) GPRS
1 3 (1.92%) UMTS
2 2 (1.28%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.64%) HTTP
3 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.69%) MySQL
4 6 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.92%) Big Data
6 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.64%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.77%) Subversion
3 7 (4.49%) JIRA
4 6 (3.85%) Mercurial
5 5 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.92%) JUnit
6 3 (1.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.28%) StyleCop
7 2 (1.28%) NDepend
7 2 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.64%) Grunt
8 1 (0.64%) Ant
8 1 (0.64%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.64%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.64%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 18 (11.54%) Finance
2 16 (10.26%) Retail
3 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) Automotive
5 1 (0.64%) Back Office
5 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.64%) Local Government
5 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (77.56%) .NET
2 84 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 50 (32.05%) CSS
4 42 (26.92%) HTML
5 38 (24.36%) .NET Framework
6 35 (22.44%) jQuery
7 32 (20.51%) WPF
8 26 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 23 (14.74%) HTML5
10 21 (13.46%) Web Services
10 21 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (13.46%) NHibernate
11 18 (11.54%) WCF
12 17 (10.90%) SOAP
13 16 (10.26%) REST
14 15 (9.62%) Ajax
14 15 (9.62%) XML
15 12 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (7.05%) CSS3
17 10 (6.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.18%) Blog
2 8 (5.13%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.49%) W3C
4 3 (1.92%) New Media
5 2 (1.28%) Firmware
5 2 (1.28%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.64%) iPhone
6 1 (0.64%) Wiki
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) PDA
6 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.33%) Windows
2 8 (5.13%) Linux
3 7 (4.49%) Android
4 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.56%) Windows Phone 7
5 4 (2.56%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.92%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (35.90%) MVC
2 37 (23.72%) TDD
3 23 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.10%) BDD
5 20 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (8.97%) OO
6 14 (8.97%) Scrum
6 14 (8.97%) Web Development
7 12 (7.69%) SOA
8 11 (7.05%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.41%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.49%) MVVM
11 6 (3.85%) Unit Testing
12 5 (3.21%) UML
12 5 (3.21%) OOD
13 4 (2.56%) Information Architecture
13 4 (2.56%) Analytics
14 3 (1.92%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (1.92%) OOP
14 3 (1.92%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 119 (76.28%) C#
2 78 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (21.79%) SQL
4 22 (14.10%) PHP
5 13 (8.33%) Java
6 11 (7.05%) Python
7 8 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.85%) C++
9 4 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.56%) Golang
10 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.28%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.28%) C
10 2 (1.28%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) VBA
11 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.64%) Perl
11 1 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (3.21%) Degree
2 2 (1.28%) ISEB
2 2 (1.28%) HND
3 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) XenApp
1 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
1 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 47 (30.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.13%) Google
3 6 (3.85%) Rackspace
4 5 (3.21%) Apple
5 4 (2.56%) Progress
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle
6 2 (1.28%) Telerik
6 2 (1.28%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.28%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.28%) Citrix
6 2 (1.28%) VMware
6 2 (1.28%) AppSense
6 2 (1.28%) SAP
6 2 (1.28%) Twitter
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe
7 1 (0.64%) Sitecore
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Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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