The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 81 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 17 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.54% 0.058% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.060% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 6
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Software 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
1081 1668 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.83% 97.43% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1368 1461
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 £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Cheshire region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +24 11 £40,000 -23.80%
Runcorn - 3 £45,000 -
Chester - 1 £42,500 - 1
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Software Developer
North West

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 20 (86.96%) C#
2 20 (86.96%) WPF
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 13 (56.52%) MVC
5 12 (52.17%) MVVM
6 11 (47.83%) Finance
7 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (43.48%) WCF
7 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
8 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
8 8 (34.78%) jQuery
9 7 (30.43%) Entity Framework
9 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 7 (30.43%) TDD
9 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
10 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (26.09%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (26.09%) BDD
10 6 (26.09%) PowerShell

Senior Software 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 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) WPF
2 14 (60.87%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
4 10 (43.48%) WCF
5 8 (34.78%) jQuery
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (30.43%) CSS
6 7 (30.43%) Entity Framework
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (26.09%) JSON
8 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 5 (21.74%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) SOAP
9 4 (17.39%) WinForms
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (13.04%) REST
10 3 (13.04%) ServiceStack
11 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) MVVM
3 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Line Management
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
Chester, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago