The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 23 55 29
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.46% 2.32% 7.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.81% 2.49% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 35
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 523 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.78% 93.23% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 409 475 416
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Lancashire region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +12 18 £30,000 -22.07%
Blackpool - 9 £24,000 - 1
Lancaster - 5 £40,000 -
Newton-le-Willows +13 2 £32,500 - 1
Chorley - 2 £43,750 - 1
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 42 (60.87%) .NET
2 40 (57.97%) SQL
3 38 (55.07%) C#
4 32 (46.38%) PHP
5 29 (42.03%) CSS
6 28 (40.58%) jQuery
7 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (37.68%) HTML
8 24 (34.78%) Java
9 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
10 21 (30.43%) SharePoint
10 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
11 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
12 18 (26.09%) MVC
12 18 (26.09%) MS Excel
12 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
13 16 (23.19%) Objective-C
13 16 (23.19%) Grails
13 16 (23.19%) Performance Management
13 16 (23.19%) Groovy
14 15 (21.74%) Degree
15 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
16 12 (17.39%) WordPress
16 12 (17.39%) Magento
16 12 (17.39%) Marketing
17 10 (14.49%) MySQL
17 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (13.04%) HTML5
18 9 (13.04%) Scrum
18 9 (13.04%) Web Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 21 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (17.39%) WordPress
3 6 (8.70%) CMS
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.45%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
1 2 (2.90%) SSL
2 1 (1.45%) OSPF
2 1 (1.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.49%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) DB2
4 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Maven
1 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.45%) NUnit
General
1 12 (17.39%) Marketing
2 5 (7.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.87%) .NET
2 29 (42.03%) CSS
3 28 (40.58%) jQuery
4 26 (37.68%) HTML
5 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 16 (23.19%) Grails
7 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (13.04%) HTML5
9 8 (11.59%) WCF
9 8 (11.59%) .NET Framework
10 7 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (10.14%) CSS3
10 7 (10.14%) Zend Framework
11 6 (8.70%) XML
12 5 (7.25%) Spring
12 5 (7.25%) Hibernate
12 5 (7.25%) Spring MVC
12 5 (7.25%) WPF
12 5 (7.25%) LINQ
12 5 (7.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) iSeries
2 5 (7.25%) Social Media
3 4 (5.80%) AS400
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.90%) W3C
4 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) CentOS
2 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.90%) UNIX
2 2 (2.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) MVC
3 16 (23.19%) Performance Management
4 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
5 9 (13.04%) Web Development
6 7 (10.14%) SEO
6 7 (10.14%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (8.70%) OO
8 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.25%) CRM
8 5 (7.25%) MVVM
8 5 (7.25%) Online Marketing
8 5 (7.25%) Kanban
8 5 (7.25%) Customer Segmentation
8 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.80%) System Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) SQL
2 38 (55.07%) C#
3 32 (46.38%) PHP
4 24 (34.78%) Java
5 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 16 (23.19%) Objective-C
6 16 (23.19%) Groovy
7 7 (10.14%) PHP5
8 5 (7.25%) XAML
8 5 (7.25%) RPG
9 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.90%) COBOL
11 1 (1.45%) VB
11 1 (1.45%) C++
11 1 (1.45%) Perl
11 1 (1.45%) Python
11 1 (1.45%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.35%) MCSD
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Zend
3 3 (4.35%) Informatica
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.90%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Progress
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
Blackpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago