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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 18 20 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 12 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.94% 8.17% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.64% 8.59% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 18
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +12.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £40,150
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
157 198 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.75% 95.19% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 129 129 292
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (31.82%) ETL
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (27.27%) jQuery
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
6 4 (18.18%) Migration
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) Spring
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) C
7 3 (13.64%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) C++
7 3 (13.64%) Ajax
7 3 (13.64%) Ab Initio
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Informatica
7 3 (13.64%) DataStage

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (4.55%) WordPress
1 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 3 (13.64%) SQLite
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.64%) DataStage
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.55%) Redis
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.55%) Mockito
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
1 6 (27.27%) jQuery
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 4 (18.18%) JSON
3 4 (18.18%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) Ajax
4 3 (13.64%) Middleware
4 3 (13.64%) RESTful
5 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (9.09%) CSS3
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE
6 1 (4.55%) JDBC
6 1 (4.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Android
1 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) ETL
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.09%) Market Research
6 2 (9.09%) SEO
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Informatica
2 3 (13.64%) Ab Initio
2 3 (13.64%) Talend
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Vertica
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