The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 30 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.82% 1.72% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.77% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -11.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,800 £30,385
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
Senior Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
160 226 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 96.97% 97.00% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 147 119 164
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Chester region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) iBATIS
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Zend
4 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
1 1 (12.50%) PHPUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Doctrine
3 1 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) iBATIS
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Android Development
1 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Code Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
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