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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 23 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 12 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.05% 6.78% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.16% 7.23% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 8
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £37,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £61,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
147 166 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 98.66% 93.79% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 112 150 186
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 8 December 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
3 15 (75.00%) C#
4 14 (70.00%) .NET
4 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (55.00%) TDD
6 10 (50.00%) HTML
7 9 (45.00%) CSS
7 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
8 7 (35.00%) SOAP
8 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) SOA
9 6 (30.00%) SAML
9 6 (30.00%) PHP
9 6 (30.00%) WCF
9 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (25.00%) SDLC
10 5 (25.00%) MySQL
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (20.00%) OO
11 4 (20.00%) HTML5
12 3 (15.00%) CSS3
12 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
12 3 (15.00%) Behat
12 3 (15.00%) Laravel
12 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (5.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Protractor
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
1 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 7 (35.00%) SOAP
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (30.00%) SAML
5 6 (30.00%) WCF
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (15.00%) Behat
7 3 (15.00%) CSS3
7 3 (15.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) Laravel
7 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 1 (5.00%) XHTML
9 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) SOA
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
8 2 (10.00%) OOP
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) SEO
8 2 (10.00%) Web Development
9 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL
9 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.00%) Project Management
9 1 (5.00%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) PHP 5
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) New Relic
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Zend
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