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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 63 52 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 59 84 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.41% 4.56% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 4.74% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 52 76 41
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1632 1772 1768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.28% 96.15% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1301 1381
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +18 16 £44,250 +10.62% 3
Macclesfield +5 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Chester -7 7 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Crewe -11 3 £43,500 +27.94% 2
Wilmslow +3 2 £53,750 +43.33% 4
Ellesmere Port - 2 £40,000 -
Runcorn -6 1 - - 1
Daresbury - 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 84 (65.12%) HTML
2 83 (64.34%) JavaScript
3 81 (62.79%) CSS
4 69 (53.49%) SQL
5 63 (48.84%) C#
6 62 (48.06%) jQuery
7 61 (47.29%) .NET
8 60 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (36.43%) SQL Server
10 46 (35.66%) ASP.NET
11 41 (31.78%) MVC
12 38 (29.46%) HTML5
13 36 (27.91%) Web Services
14 30 (23.26%) .NET Framework
15 28 (21.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 26 (20.16%) E-Commerce
17 25 (19.38%) Scrum
18 24 (18.60%) Oracle
19 23 (17.83%) Linux
19 23 (17.83%) Degree
20 22 (17.05%) VB.NET
20 22 (17.05%) PHP
21 21 (16.28%) T-SQL
22 20 (15.50%) TDD
22 20 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
23 19 (14.73%) Node.js
23 19 (14.73%) CSS3
23 19 (14.73%) Java
24 18 (13.95%) Visual Studio
24 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 19 (14.73%) Node.js
2 10 (7.75%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.20%) WordPress
4 7 (5.43%) IIS
4 7 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.10%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.33%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.55%) CMS
8 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (13.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.43%) Amazon S3
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) GPRS
1 2 (1.55%) UMTS
1 2 (1.55%) HTTP
1 2 (1.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.43%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (13.95%) NoSQL
3 18 (13.95%) Oracle Database
4 14 (10.85%) Relational Database
5 12 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (6.20%) MongoDB
7 8 (6.20%) Big Data
8 7 (5.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (5.43%) RavenDB
8 7 (5.43%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.65%) SQLite
10 4 (3.10%) MySQL
11 3 (2.33%) DataStage
11 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.08%) Subversion
3 11 (8.53%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (8.53%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.98%) NUnit
5 5 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.10%) Moq
7 3 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.78%) Grunt
General
1 9 (6.98%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Retail
3 3 (2.33%) Billing
3 3 (2.33%) Marketing
3 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.78%) Law
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (65.12%) HTML
2 81 (62.79%) CSS
3 62 (48.06%) jQuery
4 61 (47.29%) .NET
5 46 (35.66%) ASP.NET
6 38 (29.46%) HTML5
7 36 (27.91%) Web Services
8 30 (23.26%) .NET Framework
9 20 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (14.73%) CSS3
11 13 (10.08%) Entity Framework
12 12 (9.30%) JSON
12 12 (9.30%) WinForms
13 11 (8.53%) Ajax
13 11 (8.53%) AngularJS
14 10 (7.75%) WPF
15 9 (6.98%) WCF
15 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (6.20%) Spring.NET
16 8 (6.20%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) N-Tier
1 16 (12.40%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.43%) User Experience
2 7 (5.43%) W3C
3 3 (2.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.55%) Open Source
4 2 (1.55%) New Media
5 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.83%) Linux
2 15 (11.63%) Android
2 15 (11.63%) Apple iOS
3 14 (10.85%) Windows
4 8 (6.20%) UNIX
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.55%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.78%) MVC
3 26 (20.16%) E-Commerce
4 25 (19.38%) Scrum
5 20 (15.50%) TDD
6 13 (10.08%) Unit Testing
7 12 (9.30%) Migration
7 12 (9.30%) ETL
8 11 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.53%) Time Management
9 10 (7.75%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (7.75%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (7.75%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.75%) Web Development
9 10 (7.75%) OOP
10 9 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.43%) OO
11 7 (5.43%) SOA
11 7 (5.43%) Load Balancing
11 7 (5.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (64.34%) JavaScript
2 69 (53.49%) SQL
3 63 (48.84%) C#
4 22 (17.05%) PHP
4 22 (17.05%) VB.NET
5 21 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 19 (14.73%) Java
7 14 (10.85%) C++
7 14 (10.85%) VB
8 11 (8.53%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.20%) VB6
10 7 (5.43%) PHP5
10 7 (5.43%) C
11 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (17.83%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (18.60%) Oracle
2 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.33%) Informatica
3 3 (2.33%) Ab Initio
3 3 (2.33%) Talend
4 2 (1.55%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.55%) Apple
5 1 (0.78%) Zend
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe
5 1 (0.78%) Sybase
5 1 (0.78%) IBM
5 1 (0.78%) Vertica
Knutsford, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wilmslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago