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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 56 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 36 47 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.59% 3.62% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 3.78% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 80
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
968 1243 1781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.61% 95.62% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1083 1421
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,999 £50,000
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +5 15 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Crewe -5 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Chester +4 3 £40,000 - 2
Knutsford - 2 £47,500 -
Nantwich - 2 £55,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
Sandbach - 1 - - 1
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 56 (72.73%) MVC
2 54 (70.13%) C#
3 50 (64.94%) .NET
4 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET
5 40 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (49.35%) JavaScript
7 37 (48.05%) CSS
8 36 (46.75%) HTML
9 35 (45.45%) SQL
10 32 (41.56%) .NET Framework
11 29 (37.66%) TDD
12 26 (33.77%) jQuery
13 22 (28.57%) Degree
13 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 21 (27.27%) WCF
15 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
16 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (22.08%) Entity Framework
18 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
19 15 (19.48%) Visual Studio
19 15 (19.48%) Subversion
20 14 (18.18%) Finance
20 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
21 13 (16.88%) Java
22 12 (15.58%) MySQL
23 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
23 11 (14.29%) JSON
24 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Software
24 10 (12.99%) XML

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 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.90%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
1 1 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) MySQL
3 9 (11.69%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.30%) OLTP
8 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Subversion
1 15 (19.48%) Visual Studio
2 14 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.49%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.60%) Grunt
6 2 (2.60%) gulp
6 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.60%) JIRA
6 2 (2.60%) Selenium
7 1 (1.30%) JUnit
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.94%) .NET
2 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET
3 37 (48.05%) CSS
4 36 (46.75%) HTML
5 32 (41.56%) .NET Framework
6 26 (33.77%) jQuery
7 21 (27.27%) WCF
8 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
9 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (22.08%) Entity Framework
11 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (14.29%) JSON
13 10 (12.99%) XML
14 8 (10.39%) HTML5
14 8 (10.39%) SOAP
14 8 (10.39%) Spring
14 8 (10.39%) Web Services
15 6 (7.79%) Backbone.js
15 6 (7.79%) CSS3
15 6 (7.79%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) iPad
3 3 (3.90%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Fintech
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Social Media
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (72.73%) MVC
2 40 (51.95%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (37.66%) TDD
4 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.39%) OO
6 7 (9.09%) BDD
6 7 (9.09%) Web Development
7 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.79%) SOA
8 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.49%) SDLC
8 5 (6.49%) SOLID
8 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.19%) OOP
10 3 (3.90%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.90%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.90%) Scrum
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 54 (70.13%) C#
2 38 (49.35%) JavaScript
3 35 (45.45%) SQL
4 13 (16.88%) Java
5 6 (7.79%) PHP
6 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.90%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.60%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.60%) VB
9 1 (1.30%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) R
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) Sybase
3 3 (3.90%) IBM
4 2 (2.60%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (2.60%) RedGate
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) New Relic
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) Tableau
5 1 (1.30%) Xamarin
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