The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 32 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.18% 2.28% 10.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 2.39% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 18
Average salary £47,500 £26,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.95% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,964 £21,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £39,200 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
243 251 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.40% 95.44% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 173 173 164
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
Cheshire

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 32 (82.05%) C#
3 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
4 28 (71.79%) SharePoint
5 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
6 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 18 (46.15%) jQuery
7 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
8 5 (12.82%) MVC
9 4 (10.26%) HTML
10 3 (7.69%) SQL
10 3 (7.69%) OO
10 3 (7.69%) XML
10 3 (7.69%) Finance
10 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.69%) Ajax
10 3 (7.69%) Web Development
11 2 (5.13%) Marketing
11 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
11 2 (5.13%) HTML5
11 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
11 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
11 2 (5.13%) Firmware
11 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
11 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
11 2 (5.13%) C
11 2 (5.13%) Oracle

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 28 (71.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Ant
2 1 (2.56%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
2 18 (46.15%) jQuery
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.26%) HTML
5 3 (7.69%) XML
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.69%) Ajax
6 2 (5.13%) HTML5
6 2 (5.13%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) J2EE
7 1 (2.56%) JSP
7 1 (2.56%) Struts
7 1 (2.56%) XSL
7 1 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.56%) Spring
7 1 (2.56%) WinForms
7 1 (2.56%) AppFabric
7 1 (2.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
1 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Statistics
2 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) MVC
2 3 (7.69%) OO
2 3 (7.69%) Web Development
3 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
3 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.56%) CRM
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Validation
4 1 (2.56%) TDD
4 1 (2.56%) Scrum
4 1 (2.56%) Information Security
4 1 (2.56%) Cash Management
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.56%) Change Control
4 1 (2.56%) OO PHP
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.13%) C
4 2 (5.13%) VB
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle