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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 51 21 47
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.11% 10.27% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 10.75% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 15
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
527 456 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.34% 95.60% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 448 369 411
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Blackburn -4 6 £60,000 +44.57% 3
Preston -9 5 £40,000 +28.00% 2
Lancaster +4 2 - -
Newton-le-Willows +3 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Rossendale - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 21 (58.33%) HTML
2 19 (52.78%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 14 (38.89%) .NET
6 13 (36.11%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) Web Services
7 12 (33.33%) XML
8 11 (30.56%) MVC
9 10 (27.78%) jQuery
10 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (25.00%) SQL
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle
11 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
12 7 (19.44%) Spring
12 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
12 7 (19.44%) SOAP
13 6 (16.67%) IBM
14 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
14 5 (13.89%) Degree
14 5 (13.89%) JSON
14 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
14 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
14 5 (13.89%) REST
14 5 (13.89%) RESTful
15 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (11.11%) User Experience
15 4 (11.11%) WCF
15 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Exstream
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
1 3 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.56%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) HTML
2 19 (52.78%) CSS
3 14 (38.89%) .NET
4 13 (36.11%) Web Services
5 12 (33.33%) XML
6 10 (27.78%) jQuery
7 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 7 (19.44%) Spring
8 7 (19.44%) SOAP
8 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.89%) RESTful
9 5 (13.89%) REST
9 5 (13.89%) JSON
10 4 (11.11%) WCF
10 4 (11.11%) J2EE
10 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (8.33%) HTML5
11 3 (8.33%) XSLT
11 3 (8.33%) XHTML
11 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.78%) Tandem
5 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) MVC
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) Refactoring
4 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) WFM
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
7 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C#
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) Java
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.33%) VB
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
8 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.56%) webMethods
4 2 (5.56%) Zend
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) Software AG
4 2 (5.56%) Informatica
5 1 (2.78%) Epicor
5 1 (2.78%) Google
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