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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 33 47 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.94% 2.36% 8.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.16% 2.38% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 37
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
487 463 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.44% 99.14% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 429 399 398
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +6 10 £47,250 +57.50% 3
Blackburn -4 6 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Accrington - 2 £38,500 -
Chorley - 1 £37,500 -
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 - 2
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 41 (59.42%) CSS
3 39 (56.52%) C#
3 39 (56.52%) MVC
4 33 (47.83%) HTML
4 33 (47.83%) jQuery
5 32 (46.38%) JavaScript
6 31 (44.93%) SQL
6 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (34.78%) PHP
8 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
10 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
10 17 (24.64%) Java
11 16 (23.19%) MySQL
12 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (21.74%) HTML5
12 15 (21.74%) Waterfall
13 14 (20.29%) SharePoint
14 13 (18.84%) Magento
15 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
15 12 (17.39%) CSS3
16 11 (15.94%) Oracle
17 10 (14.49%) Ajax
17 10 (14.49%) PHP5
17 10 (14.49%) Web Services
18 9 (13.04%) XML
18 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
18 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
18 9 (13.04%) Web Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 14 (20.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.59%) WordPress
3 4 (5.80%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) Drupal
4 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.19%) MySQL
3 6 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Subversion
2 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 6 (8.70%) Billing
1 6 (8.70%) Marketing
2 5 (7.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.87%) .NET
2 41 (59.42%) CSS
3 33 (47.83%) HTML
3 33 (47.83%) jQuery
4 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (21.74%) HTML5
6 12 (17.39%) CSS3
6 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 10 (14.49%) Web Services
7 10 (14.49%) Ajax
8 9 (13.04%) XML
8 9 (13.04%) WCF
9 7 (10.14%) JSON
9 7 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.70%) Zend Framework
10 6 (8.70%) RESTful
10 6 (8.70%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (7.25%) Laravel
11 5 (7.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) W3C
3 1 (1.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) MVC
2 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.74%) Waterfall
4 9 (13.04%) Web Development
4 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.14%) TDD
6 7 (10.14%) Scrum
7 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Management
8 5 (7.25%) Line Management
8 5 (7.25%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.80%) Project Management
9 4 (5.80%) MVVM
9 4 (5.80%) Automation Testing
10 3 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 39 (56.52%) C#
2 32 (46.38%) JavaScript
3 31 (44.93%) SQL
4 24 (34.78%) PHP
5 17 (24.64%) Java
6 10 (14.49%) PHP5
7 5 (7.25%) Groovy
7 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.25%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.80%) XAML
9 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.45%) RPG
10 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) Python
10 1 (1.45%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) MCSD
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.80%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) Zend
4 3 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (1.45%) Google
5 1 (1.45%) Progress
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe
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Blackburn
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Ormskirk
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + +Bens
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