The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 24 45 21
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 41 16 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.82% 3.24% 9.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.36% 3.46% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 44
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 463 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.19% 93.72% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 349 416 427
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Developer
North West

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +10 7 £33,750 -12.33% 4
Blackpool +8 7 £44,000 +35.38% 2
Lancaster - 6 £40,000 -
Chorley -6 3 £38,500 -9.41%
Newton-le-Willows +3 1 £32,500 - 1
Blackburn +3 1 £41,500 +31.74% 1
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 24 July 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 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 31 (65.96%) C#
3 29 (61.70%) SQL
4 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET
4 19 (40.43%) Java
5 18 (38.30%) PHP
6 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.91%) Degree
7 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
7 15 (31.91%) jQuery
8 13 (27.66%) HTML
8 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
9 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
9 12 (25.53%) CSS
10 11 (23.40%) Grails
10 11 (23.40%) Objective-C
10 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (23.40%) Performance Management
10 11 (23.40%) Groovy
11 10 (21.28%) MVC
12 9 (19.15%) Scrum
12 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
12 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
13 8 (17.02%) Web Development
14 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.89%) WCF
14 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (12.77%) OO
15 6 (12.77%) Marketing
16 5 (10.64%) WPF

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) WordPress
3 3 (6.38%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
1 2 (4.26%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) OSPF
2 1 (2.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.26%) DB2
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 6 (12.77%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.91%) jQuery
4 13 (27.66%) HTML
5 12 (25.53%) CSS
6 11 (23.40%) Grails
7 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
7 7 (14.89%) WCF
7 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.64%) WPF
8 5 (10.64%) LINQ
9 4 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (8.51%) SOAP
9 4 (8.51%) Web Services
9 4 (8.51%) XML
10 3 (6.38%) J2EE
11 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.26%) HTML5
11 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Social Media
2 4 (8.51%) iSeries
2 4 (8.51%) AS400
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) W3C
4 1 (2.13%) Open Source
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) CentOS
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.26%) UNIX
2 2 (4.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (23.40%) Performance Management
2 10 (21.28%) MVC
3 9 (19.15%) Scrum
3 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 8 (17.02%) Web Development
5 6 (12.77%) OO
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.64%) SEO
6 5 (10.64%) CRM
6 5 (10.64%) Online Marketing
6 5 (10.64%) Kanban
7 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Release Management
7 4 (8.51%) MVVM
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) System Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) Java
4 18 (38.30%) PHP
5 11 (23.40%) Objective-C
5 11 (23.40%) Groovy
6 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.64%) XAML
8 4 (8.51%) RPG
9 2 (4.26%) COBOL
10 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.13%) Python
10 1 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) Perl
10 1 (2.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.26%) IBM
2 2 (4.26%) Zend
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackburn
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Gorilladaze
Salary: negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago