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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 47 61 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 55 68 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.63% 4.14% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 4.25% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 35
Median salary £44,750 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1160 1599 1868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.73% 97.26% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 1369 1538
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 19 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Chester +21 15 £42,500 -8.10% 4
Wilmslow -1 10 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Macclesfield -11 5 £44,500 +15.58%
Nantwich - 1 £47,500 -
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 69 (61.06%) C#
2 63 (55.75%) MVC
3 59 (52.21%) .NET
4 54 (47.79%) ASP.NET
5 50 (44.25%) SQL Server
6 45 (39.82%) JavaScript
7 42 (37.17%) TDD
8 41 (36.28%) SQL
8 41 (36.28%) CSS
9 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (29.20%) jQuery
11 32 (28.32%) .NET Framework
11 32 (28.32%) Finance
12 30 (26.55%) HTML
13 27 (23.89%) WPF
14 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (21.24%) Web Development
15 22 (19.47%) WCF
16 21 (18.58%) Degree
17 20 (17.70%) Java
18 18 (15.93%) BDD
18 18 (15.93%) Entity Framework
18 18 (15.93%) AngularJS
19 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
19 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
20 16 (14.16%) Web Services
20 16 (14.16%) Subversion
21 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
21 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering

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 7 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.65%) CMS
5 2 (1.77%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.77%) Confluence
5 2 (1.77%) Drupal
5 2 (1.77%) JBoss
5 2 (1.77%) Mule
5 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.19%) SaaS
3 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) LDAP
1 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (44.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (9.73%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.96%) MySQL
4 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (6.19%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.77%) DB2
9 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (14.16%) Subversion
2 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (10.62%) Visual Studio
5 10 (8.85%) Bitbucket
5 10 (8.85%) Jenkins
6 9 (7.96%) JIRA
7 8 (7.08%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (5.31%) Eclipse
8 6 (5.31%) Grunt
8 6 (5.31%) gulp
9 5 (4.42%) Ant
9 5 (4.42%) JUnit
10 3 (2.65%) Android Studio
10 3 (2.65%) Xcode
11 2 (1.77%) MSTest
12 1 (0.88%) Gradle
12 1 (0.88%) Mockito
12 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 32 (28.32%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Banking
3 6 (5.31%) Publishing
4 4 (3.54%) Marketing
5 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (52.21%) .NET
2 54 (47.79%) ASP.NET
3 41 (36.28%) CSS
4 33 (29.20%) jQuery
5 32 (28.32%) .NET Framework
6 30 (26.55%) HTML
7 27 (23.89%) WPF
8 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (19.47%) WCF
10 18 (15.93%) AngularJS
10 18 (15.93%) Entity Framework
11 16 (14.16%) Web Services
12 15 (13.27%) SOAP
13 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (9.73%) HTML5
16 10 (8.85%) CSS3
16 10 (8.85%) JSON
17 9 (7.96%) XML
18 8 (7.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.08%) iPad
3 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.19%) Social Media
4 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.65%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.65%) Replication
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Animation
7 1 (0.88%) Derivative
7 1 (0.88%) Fintech
7 1 (0.88%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.85%) Apple iOS
1 10 (8.85%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) Android
3 5 (4.42%) Linux
3 5 (4.42%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Debian
4 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (55.75%) MVC
2 42 (37.17%) TDD
3 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.24%) Web Development
5 18 (15.93%) BDD
6 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
7 15 (13.27%) OO
7 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
8 13 (11.50%) MVVM
9 9 (7.96%) iOS Development
10 8 (7.08%) OOP
10 8 (7.08%) Scrum
11 7 (6.19%) Android Development
12 6 (5.31%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.31%) Machine Learning
12 6 (5.31%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.31%) Web Application Development
13 5 (4.42%) Content Management
13 5 (4.42%) ETL
13 5 (4.42%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.06%) C#
2 45 (39.82%) JavaScript
3 41 (36.28%) SQL
4 20 (17.70%) Java
5 12 (10.62%) PHP
6 9 (7.96%) TypeScript
7 8 (7.08%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.08%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.42%) C++
9 4 (3.54%) C
9 4 (3.54%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.54%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.65%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.77%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.77%) Python
11 2 (1.77%) VB
11 2 (1.77%) VBA
12 1 (0.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (18.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) ISEB
2 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.42%) Cognizant
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle
3 3 (2.65%) VMware
4 2 (1.77%) Cisco
4 2 (1.77%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.77%) Perforce
4 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.77%) Zend
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) New Relic
5 1 (0.88%) RedGate
5 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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