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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 19 50 17
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 62 12 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.25% 2.33% 8.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.70% 2.48% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 45
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £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
488 483 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.44% 93.97% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 403 434 447
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +14 16 £30,000 -22.07% 1
Blackpool - 9 £24,000 - 1
Lancaster - 7 £40,000 -
Chorley - 4 £39,750 - 1
Newton-le-Willows +9 2 £32,500 - 2
Blackburn +3 1 £41,500 -2.35%
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
Burnley - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 41 (61.19%) .NET
2 40 (59.70%) SQL
3 38 (56.72%) C#
4 30 (44.78%) PHP
5 26 (38.81%) Java
5 26 (38.81%) CSS
5 26 (38.81%) jQuery
6 25 (37.31%) HTML
7 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
8 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
9 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
10 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
11 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
11 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
11 16 (23.88%) MVC
12 15 (22.39%) Objective-C
12 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (22.39%) Grails
12 15 (22.39%) Performance Management
12 15 (22.39%) Groovy
13 14 (20.90%) Degree
14 12 (17.91%) E-Commerce
15 11 (16.42%) Marketing
15 11 (16.42%) Magento
15 11 (16.42%) WordPress
16 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
17 9 (13.43%) MySQL
18 8 (11.94%) Scrum
18 8 (11.94%) Web Development
18 8 (11.94%) Zend

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (28.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (16.42%) WordPress
3 6 (8.96%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.49%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) SSL
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) OSPF
2 1 (1.49%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.99%) DB2
3 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
1 5 (7.46%) Maven
2 3 (4.48%) Selenium
3 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 11 (16.42%) Marketing
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (61.19%) .NET
2 26 (38.81%) CSS
2 26 (38.81%) jQuery
3 25 (37.31%) HTML
4 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
5 15 (22.39%) Grails
6 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (10.45%) HTML5
9 6 (8.96%) CSS3
9 6 (8.96%) WCF
9 6 (8.96%) Zend Framework
9 6 (8.96%) XML
9 6 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
10 5 (7.46%) Spring
10 5 (7.46%) Struts
10 5 (7.46%) Spring MVC
10 5 (7.46%) LINQ
11 4 (5.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) iSeries
1 5 (7.46%) Social Media
2 4 (5.97%) AS400
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) W3C
3 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) CentOS
2 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
2 2 (2.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) MVC
2 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) Performance Management
3 12 (17.91%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.94%) Scrum
4 8 (11.94%) Web Development
5 7 (10.45%) SEO
5 7 (10.45%) OO
6 6 (8.96%) TDD
6 6 (8.96%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (7.46%) Kanban
7 5 (7.46%) Online Marketing
7 5 (7.46%) Customer Segmentation
7 5 (7.46%) CRM
8 4 (5.97%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) MVVM
8 4 (5.97%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) SQL
2 38 (56.72%) C#
3 30 (44.78%) PHP
4 26 (38.81%) Java
5 16 (23.88%) JavaScript
6 15 (22.39%) Objective-C
6 15 (22.39%) Groovy
7 6 (8.96%) PHP5
8 5 (7.46%) RPG
9 4 (5.97%) XAML
10 2 (2.99%) COBOL
10 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.49%) Perl
11 1 (1.49%) C++
11 1 (1.49%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.49%) VB
11 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) MCSD
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Zend
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
3 2 (2.99%) Informatica
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) Progress
Preston
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, 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
Blackpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
University of Central Lancashire
Posted: 23 days ago