The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 47 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 56 90 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.36% 4.88% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 5.07% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 51 76 63
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average 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
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 24 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Chester -2 5 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Macclesfield +9 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Northwich 0 3 £42,500 -
Crewe +7 2 £50,000 +14.94%
Wilmslow +6 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Ellesmere Port +2 2 - -
Daresbury -3 2 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 69 (55.65%) SQL
2 53 (42.74%) .NET
3 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (39.52%) HTML
5 48 (38.71%) JavaScript
6 46 (37.10%) SQL Server
7 42 (33.87%) C#
8 41 (33.06%) CSS
9 39 (31.45%) jQuery
10 35 (28.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET
12 28 (22.58%) AngularJS
13 27 (21.77%) T-SQL
13 27 (21.77%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (21.77%) MVC
14 26 (20.97%) Java
15 25 (20.16%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (20.16%) Microsoft
16 19 (15.32%) Finance
17 18 (14.52%) OLAP
18 17 (13.71%) NoSQL
18 17 (13.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (13.71%) .NET Framework
19 16 (12.90%) TDD
20 15 (12.10%) Data Warehouse
20 15 (12.10%) HTML5
21 14 (11.29%) Web Development
21 14 (11.29%) ETL
22 13 (10.48%) Resource Management
22 13 (10.48%) Node.js

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.48%) Node.js
2 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.42%) Drupal
4 3 (2.42%) WordPress
5 2 (1.61%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Heroku
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 35 (28.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (20.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (14.52%) OLAP
5 17 (13.71%) NoSQL
5 17 (13.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (12.10%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (7.26%) MySQL
8 9 (7.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 8 (6.45%) MongoDB
9 8 (6.45%) Power BI
9 8 (6.45%) PowerPivot
10 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (1.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.26%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.65%) Subversion
4 6 (4.84%) Grunt
5 5 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.23%) JUnit
7 3 (2.42%) Bower
7 3 (2.42%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.42%) Selenium
7 3 (2.42%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.61%) gulp
8 2 (1.61%) Maven
9 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.81%) Hudson
9 1 (0.81%) JBuilder
9 1 (0.81%) RSpec
9 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.81%) Toad
9 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (15.32%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Legal
3 3 (2.42%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Billing
4 2 (1.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (42.74%) .NET
2 49 (39.52%) HTML
3 41 (33.06%) CSS
4 39 (31.45%) jQuery
5 30 (24.19%) ASP.NET
6 28 (22.58%) AngularJS
7 17 (13.71%) .NET Framework
8 15 (12.10%) HTML5
9 12 (9.68%) Spring
10 11 (8.87%) JSON
10 11 (8.87%) RESTful
10 11 (8.87%) XML
11 10 (8.06%) CSS3
12 9 (7.26%) MDX
12 9 (7.26%) Web Services
13 8 (6.45%) Ajax
13 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (6.45%) Entity Framework
13 8 (6.45%) Hibernate
14 6 (4.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.65%) Clustering
3 7 (5.65%) Replication
4 6 (4.84%) User Experience
5 5 (4.03%) Raspberry Pi
6 4 (3.23%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.42%) AS400
7 3 (2.42%) FMCG
7 3 (2.42%) NHS
8 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) iPad
9 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) Windows
2 7 (5.65%) Android
3 6 (4.84%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.03%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.42%) Unix
6 2 (1.61%) Linux
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.77%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (21.77%) MVC
3 16 (12.90%) TDD
4 14 (11.29%) ETL
4 14 (11.29%) Web Development
5 13 (10.48%) Resource Management
6 12 (9.68%) Project Management
6 12 (9.68%) Scrum
7 10 (8.06%) Mentoring
7 10 (8.06%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.26%) Analytics
8 9 (7.26%) Front End Development
8 9 (7.26%) OO
8 9 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (6.45%) Customer Insight
9 8 (6.45%) Migration
9 8 (6.45%) Open Source
9 8 (6.45%) Web Analytics
10 7 (5.65%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 69 (55.65%) SQL
2 48 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 42 (33.87%) C#
4 27 (21.77%) T-SQL
5 26 (20.97%) Java
6 7 (5.65%) PHP
7 5 (4.03%) C++
8 4 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.42%) COBOL
10 2 (1.61%) C
10 2 (1.61%) VB
11 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.81%) Python
11 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.81%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.61%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.26%) Oracle
3 8 (6.45%) Twitter
4 6 (4.84%) Google
5 5 (4.03%) SAP
6 3 (2.42%) IBM
6 3 (2.42%) Sencha
6 3 (2.42%) VMware
7 2 (1.61%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.61%) Facebook
7 2 (1.61%) Informatica
7 2 (1.61%) Zend
8 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.81%) New Relic
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