The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 120 108 122
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.40% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.41% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1665 1687 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.14% 96.18% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1307 1444
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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 - 2 £45,000 - 1
Senior Software Developer
North West

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) WCF
5 5 (45.45%) WPF
5 5 (45.45%) MVVM
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (18.18%) SignalR
8 2 (18.18%) Moq
8 2 (18.18%) LINQ
8 2 (18.18%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Product Management
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) RavenDB
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Moq
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) WPF
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (18.18%) LINQ
7 2 (18.18%) WinForms
7 2 (18.18%) SignalR
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (9.09%) Ajax
8 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (9.09%) Spring.NET
8 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) MVVM
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Product Management
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) VB6
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
Congleton, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago