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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 38 93 43
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 57 30 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.40% 1.83% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 1.91% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 49 26 90
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
1012 1574 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.83% 96.03% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1233 1310
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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 +28 30 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Chester -5 5 £45,000 - 1
Knutsford +14 3 - -
Northwich - 2 £36,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £52,500 -
Macclesfield +2 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Runcorn - 1 £45,000 - 2
Daresbury - 1 £38,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 60 (56.60%) SQL
2 48 (45.28%) SQL Server
3 47 (44.34%) .NET
4 42 (39.62%) Finance
5 41 (38.68%) C#
6 40 (37.74%) ASP.NET
7 34 (32.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
9 31 (29.25%) Microsoft
9 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (25.47%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (24.53%) CSS
11 26 (24.53%) jQuery
12 25 (23.58%) HTML
13 23 (21.70%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (20.75%) MVC
15 20 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (17.92%) Resource Management
16 19 (17.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (17.92%) Visual Studio
17 18 (16.98%) Web Development
17 18 (16.98%) .NET Framework
18 16 (15.09%) Java
18 16 (15.09%) Scrum
19 15 (14.15%) TDD
20 14 (13.21%) QA
21 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 13 (12.26%) AngularJS
21 13 (12.26%) HTML5
21 13 (12.26%) Banking

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 13 (12.26%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.32%) Node.js
3 9 (8.49%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.60%) Drupal
5 5 (4.72%) WordPress
6 4 (3.77%) CMS
7 3 (2.83%) Apache
8 2 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.89%) ColdFusion
8 2 (1.89%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.94%) IIS
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.94%) GitHub
3 1 (0.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Intranet
1 2 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (45.28%) SQL Server
2 34 (32.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (17.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (7.55%) MySQL
8 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.89%) DataStage
10 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.94%) OLAP
11 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (21.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (17.92%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.32%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.60%) MSTest
4 7 (6.60%) Subversion
5 5 (4.72%) Maven
6 4 (3.77%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.77%) JUnit
7 2 (1.89%) Ant
7 2 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.89%) Bower
7 2 (1.89%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.89%) Gradle
7 2 (1.89%) Grunt
7 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.89%) JIRA
7 2 (1.89%) jMock
7 2 (1.89%) Log4j
7 2 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 42 (39.62%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Banking
3 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (44.34%) .NET
2 40 (37.74%) ASP.NET
3 26 (24.53%) CSS
3 26 (24.53%) jQuery
4 25 (23.58%) HTML
5 18 (16.98%) .NET Framework
6 13 (12.26%) AngularJS
6 13 (12.26%) HTML5
7 12 (11.32%) Spring
7 12 (11.32%) Web Services
8 10 (9.43%) JSON
8 10 (9.43%) WPF
9 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (8.49%) RESTful
10 8 (7.55%) J2EE
11 7 (6.60%) CSS3
11 7 (6.60%) Hibernate
11 7 (6.60%) XML
12 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (5.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Replication
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.77%) Social Media
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) User Experience
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) iPad
5 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.49%) Apple iOS
2 8 (7.55%) Android
3 6 (5.66%) Windows
4 1 (0.94%) Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.47%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (20.75%) MVC
4 19 (17.92%) Resource Management
5 18 (16.98%) Web Development
6 16 (15.09%) Scrum
7 15 (14.15%) TDD
8 11 (10.38%) Project Management
9 10 (9.43%) ETL
9 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.49%) Front End Development
11 8 (7.55%) Open Source
12 7 (6.60%) Defect Management
12 7 (6.60%) Performance Testing
12 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.60%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.60%) Test Management
12 7 (6.60%) Validation
13 6 (5.66%) OO
14 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.60%) SQL
2 41 (38.68%) C#
3 32 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.09%) Java
5 10 (9.43%) PHP
6 9 (8.49%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.49%) VB
7 7 (6.60%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.83%) Ruby
9 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.89%) PHP 5
9 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.94%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.94%) C
10 1 (0.94%) C++
10 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Degree
2 7 (6.60%) ISEB
2 7 (6.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) VMware
3 4 (3.77%) Cognizant
3 4 (3.77%) Google
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle
4 3 (2.83%) Sencha
4 3 (2.83%) Twitter
5 2 (1.89%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.89%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.89%) Facebook
5 2 (1.89%) Informatica
5 2 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (0.94%) New Relic
6 1 (0.94%) Zend
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum +B&B (inc Private Health +5% Bonus)
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + DOE
Posted: 19 days ago