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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 24 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 29 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.74% 1.53% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.90% 1.57% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 21
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
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
420 445 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.67% 96.95% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 372 381 406
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,025 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -2 8 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Newton-le-Willows - 4 £40,000 - 1
Preston - 4 £36,250 -
Accrington - 3 £47,500 -
Lancaster +14 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 -
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 39 (66.10%) C#
2 37 (62.71%) .NET
3 36 (61.02%) CSS
3 36 (61.02%) MVC
4 35 (59.32%) HTML
5 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
6 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (42.37%) jQuery
8 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
9 21 (35.59%) SQL
10 20 (33.90%) Java
10 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
11 16 (27.12%) Oracle
12 15 (25.42%) Web Services
12 15 (25.42%) XML
12 15 (25.42%) Waterfall
13 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
14 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (18.64%) HTML5
14 11 (18.64%) JSON
15 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (16.95%) TDD
15 10 (16.95%) Billing
15 10 (16.95%) Subversion
15 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
15 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
15 10 (16.95%) RESTful
15 10 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (16.95%) Telecoms

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.78%) FileNet
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) Drupal
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Exstream
1 4 (6.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.56%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Subversion
2 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) Maven
3 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.69%) JUnit
General
1 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
1 10 (16.95%) Billing
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) .NET
2 36 (61.02%) CSS
3 35 (59.32%) HTML
4 25 (42.37%) jQuery
5 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
6 15 (25.42%) Web Services
6 15 (25.42%) XML
7 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (18.64%) HTML5
8 11 (18.64%) JSON
9 10 (16.95%) RESTful
10 9 (15.25%) WCF
10 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
11 8 (13.56%) Ajax
12 6 (10.17%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (10.17%) CSS3
13 4 (6.78%) Laravel
13 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (6.78%) Symfony
13 4 (6.78%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) MVC
2 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) Waterfall
4 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
5 10 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.95%) TDD
6 7 (11.86%) Web Development
7 6 (10.17%) Scrum
8 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
8 4 (6.78%) Project Management
8 4 (6.78%) Automation Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Line Management
8 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.39%) MVVM
9 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.39%) OO
10 1 (1.69%) CRM
10 1 (1.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) C#
2 34 (57.63%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.59%) SQL
4 20 (33.90%) Java
5 9 (15.25%) PHP
5 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.78%) PHP5
7 2 (3.39%) XAML
8 1 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) MCSD
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.86%) IBM
4 4 (6.78%) HP
4 4 (6.78%) Software AG
4 4 (6.78%) Informatica
4 4 (6.78%) webMethods
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
Blackburn
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago