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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 40 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.98% 7.72% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 8.09% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 3
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £33,082 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £52,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
194 235 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 94.63% 95.53% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 102 173 170
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,954 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
6 2 (16.67%) Informatica
6 2 (16.67%) DataStage

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) DataStage
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) Redis
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) Akka
4 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Kafka
4 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) Symfony
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) SEO
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Market Research
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) API Development
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Talend
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica
2 2 (16.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (8.33%) Zend
3 1 (8.33%) Vertica
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
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