The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 54 43 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 67 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.72% 5.06% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 5.24% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38 60 57
Median salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
983 1279 1753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.18% 96.53% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1112 1473
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +10 21 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Chester -1 4 £42,500 +9.67% 3
Crewe -4 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Knutsford +8 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Nantwich - 2 £55,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 60 (67.42%) C#
2 59 (66.29%) MVC
3 52 (58.43%) .NET
4 46 (51.69%) ASP.NET
5 43 (48.31%) CSS
5 43 (48.31%) JavaScript
6 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (44.94%) HTML
8 38 (42.70%) TDD
9 36 (40.45%) SQL
10 31 (34.83%) .NET Framework
11 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
12 28 (31.46%) jQuery
13 27 (30.34%) AngularJS
14 21 (23.60%) Degree
15 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
16 19 (21.35%) Java
16 19 (21.35%) WCF
17 18 (20.22%) Subversion
17 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (19.10%) Entity Framework
19 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
19 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Web API
20 15 (16.85%) Web Development
20 15 (16.85%) Finance
21 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
21 14 (15.73%) HTML5
22 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
22 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio
23 12 (13.48%) WPF

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.37%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.12%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) SaaS
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) HTTP
1 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (11.24%) MySQL
5 7 (7.87%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.12%) Big Data
9 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.12%) OLTP
9 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (20.22%) Subversion
2 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.61%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.74%) Bitbucket
4 6 (6.74%) Grunt
4 6 (6.74%) gulp
4 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.74%) JIRA
5 5 (5.62%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.49%) JUnit
6 4 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.25%) Ant
8 1 (1.12%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.12%) NUnit
8 1 (1.12%) Protractor
General
1 15 (16.85%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Banking
2 3 (3.37%) Marketing
2 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (58.43%) .NET
2 46 (51.69%) ASP.NET
3 43 (48.31%) CSS
4 40 (44.94%) HTML
5 31 (34.83%) .NET Framework
6 28 (31.46%) jQuery
7 27 (30.34%) AngularJS
8 19 (21.35%) WCF
9 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (19.10%) Entity Framework
11 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (15.73%) HTML5
13 12 (13.48%) CSS3
13 12 (13.48%) WPF
14 11 (12.36%) JSON
14 11 (12.36%) Web Services
14 11 (12.36%) XML
15 10 (11.24%) Backbone.js
15 10 (11.24%) Ember.js
15 10 (11.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) iPad
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Social Media
3 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) Animation
4 1 (1.12%) Derivative
4 1 (1.12%) Fintech
4 1 (1.12%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Unix
3 2 (2.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (66.29%) MVC
2 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (42.70%) TDD
4 15 (16.85%) Web Development
5 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
6 12 (13.48%) Mentoring
7 11 (12.36%) BDD
7 11 (12.36%) OO
8 10 (11.24%) MVVM
9 7 (7.87%) Machine Learning
9 7 (7.87%) OOP
9 7 (7.87%) SDLC
10 6 (6.74%) Front End Development
10 6 (6.74%) SOA
10 6 (6.74%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.62%) Scrum
11 5 (5.62%) SOLID
12 4 (4.49%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.37%) Analytics
13 3 (3.37%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (67.42%) C#
2 43 (48.31%) JavaScript
3 36 (40.45%) SQL
4 19 (21.35%) Java
5 8 (8.99%) TypeScript
6 7 (7.87%) PHP
7 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.25%) C++
8 2 (2.25%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.25%) Python
8 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) R
9 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) IBM
3 3 (3.37%) Sybase
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco
4 2 (2.25%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (2.25%) RedGate
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) New Relic
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
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