The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 37 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.76% 1.94% 8.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 2.00% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 15
Average salary £34,500 £21,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,857 £21,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £29,400 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
258 250 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.97% 96.90% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 180 183 159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 29 (85.29%) .NET
2 28 (82.35%) C#
3 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
4 24 (70.59%) SharePoint
5 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 15 (44.12%) CSS
6 15 (44.12%) jQuery
7 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (14.71%) MVC
9 4 (11.76%) HTML
10 3 (8.82%) SQL
10 3 (8.82%) XML
10 3 (8.82%) Finance
10 3 (8.82%) Ajax
10 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.88%) C
11 2 (5.88%) VB
11 2 (5.88%) Oracle
11 2 (5.88%) Web Services
11 2 (5.88%) OO
11 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
11 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
11 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
11 2 (5.88%) Firmware
11 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
11 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.88%) Marketing
11 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
11 2 (5.88%) Web Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 24 (70.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) CSS
2 15 (44.12%) jQuery
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
5 3 (8.82%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.82%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) AppFabric
7 1 (2.94%) CSS3
7 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.94%) WCF
7 1 (2.94%) JSP
7 1 (2.94%) Struts
7 1 (2.94%) XSL
7 1 (2.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
1 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.94%) Statistics
2 1 (2.94%) Wiki
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) MVC
2 2 (5.88%) OO
2 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
2 2 (5.88%) Web Development
2 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.94%) TDD
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL
3 1 (2.94%) Time Management
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
3 1 (2.94%) Cash Management
3 1 (2.94%) Change Control
3 1 (2.94%) CRM
3 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.94%) Change Management
3 1 (2.94%) Validation
3 1 (2.94%) Scrum
3 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) C#
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) VB
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.88%) C
5 1 (2.94%) VB6
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
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