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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 36 71 46
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 60 49 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.04% 2.85% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 2.96% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 83
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £32,500 £35,000
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
1134 1657 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.21% 96.34% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1267 1309
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 £52,500
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 2 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 2 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 +29 28 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Chester -5 5 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Wilmslow +3 4 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Macclesfield +4 2 £40,500 +15.71%
Daresbury 0 2 £41,750 -
Northwich -6 2 £40,750 -4.11%
Alderley Edge - 2 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 76 (63.87%) SQL
2 51 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 48 (40.34%) .NET
4 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (34.45%) JavaScript
5 41 (34.45%) C#
5 41 (34.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (32.77%) Finance
7 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET
8 36 (30.25%) HTML
9 34 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 33 (27.73%) jQuery
11 30 (25.21%) CSS
12 24 (20.17%) MVC
12 24 (20.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (18.49%) Resource Management
13 22 (18.49%) AngularJS
14 21 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (17.65%) Java
15 19 (15.97%) Visual Studio
15 19 (15.97%) Web Development
16 18 (15.13%) .NET Framework
17 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (13.45%) Spring
19 15 (12.61%) Scrum
20 14 (11.76%) TDD
20 14 (11.76%) T-SQL
20 14 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

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 12 (10.08%) Node.js
2 9 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.56%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.04%) Drupal
4 5 (4.20%) WordPress
5 3 (2.52%) Apache
5 3 (2.52%) CMS
6 2 (1.68%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.68%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.68%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.84%) IIS
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.84%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Magento
2 2 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) GitHub
3 1 (0.84%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Intranet
2 1 (0.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 41 (34.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (20.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (9.24%) MySQL
8 8 (6.72%) NoSQL
9 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
9 5 (4.20%) OLAP
10 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.36%) Power BI
10 4 (3.36%) PowerPivot
10 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.68%) DataStage
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.68%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (15.97%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.40%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.88%) MSTest
5 6 (5.04%) JUnit
5 6 (5.04%) Subversion
6 4 (3.36%) Maven
7 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.68%) Bower
8 2 (1.68%) Grunt
9 1 (0.84%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.84%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.84%) Gradle
9 1 (0.84%) Hudson
9 1 (0.84%) JBuilder
9 1 (0.84%) JIRA
9 1 (0.84%) Log4j
9 1 (0.84%) Mockito
9 1 (0.84%) RSpec
9 1 (0.84%) Travis CI
General
1 39 (32.77%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.20%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.68%) Legal
6 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.84%) Advertising
7 1 (0.84%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (40.34%) .NET
2 38 (31.93%) ASP.NET
3 36 (30.25%) HTML
4 33 (27.73%) jQuery
5 30 (25.21%) CSS
6 22 (18.49%) AngularJS
7 18 (15.13%) .NET Framework
8 16 (13.45%) Spring
9 14 (11.76%) HTML5
10 10 (8.40%) Hibernate
10 10 (8.40%) RESTful
10 10 (8.40%) Web Services
11 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (7.56%) JSON
12 8 (6.72%) CSS3
12 8 (6.72%) XML
13 7 (5.88%) J2EE
13 7 (5.88%) LAMP
13 7 (5.88%) REST
13 7 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.20%) Mobile App
1 5 (4.20%) Replication
2 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.52%) User Experience
4 2 (1.68%) AS400
4 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.68%) FMCG
4 2 (1.68%) iPad
4 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.68%) NHS
4 2 (1.68%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.40%) Windows
2 7 (5.88%) Android
2 7 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.68%) Unix
3 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (20.17%) MVC
4 22 (18.49%) Resource Management
5 19 (15.97%) Web Development
6 15 (12.61%) Scrum
7 14 (11.76%) TDD
8 12 (10.08%) Open Source
9 10 (8.40%) ETL
9 10 (8.40%) Project Management
10 9 (7.56%) Front End Development
10 9 (7.56%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.88%) Defect Management
12 7 (5.88%) Performance Testing
12 7 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 7 (5.88%) Test Management
12 7 (5.88%) Validation
13 6 (5.04%) Analytics
13 6 (5.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 76 (63.87%) SQL
2 41 (34.45%) C#
2 41 (34.45%) JavaScript
3 21 (17.65%) Java
4 14 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.08%) PHP
6 10 (8.40%) VB
7 7 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.52%) Ruby
9 2 (1.68%) C++
9 2 (1.68%) COBOL
9 2 (1.68%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (6.72%) Degree
2 7 (5.88%) ISEB
2 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle
2 6 (5.04%) VMware
3 5 (4.20%) Google
3 5 (4.20%) Twitter
4 4 (3.36%) SAP
5 3 (2.52%) Sencha
6 2 (1.68%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.68%) Facebook
6 2 (1.68%) IBM
6 2 (1.68%) Informatica
6 2 (1.68%) Zend
7 1 (0.84%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.84%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.84%) New Relic
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Posted: 3 days ago
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