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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 27 49 23
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 33 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.92% 2.31% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.13% 2.36% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 32
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 £36,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,750 £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
463 424 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.06% 98.15% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 411 363 402
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
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 26 February 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 February 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
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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 -7 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Preston +16 6 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Accrington - 4 £44,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £40,000 -
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 37 (63.79%) .NET
2 36 (62.07%) C#
3 35 (60.34%) MVC
4 32 (55.17%) CSS
4 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (53.45%) HTML
6 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
7 23 (39.66%) SQL
7 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
7 23 (39.66%) jQuery
8 20 (34.48%) Java
8 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET
9 15 (25.86%) Oracle
10 14 (24.14%) Waterfall
11 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (22.41%) Web Services
11 13 (22.41%) XML
12 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
13 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (18.97%) PHP
13 11 (18.97%) HTML5
14 10 (17.24%) Web Development
14 10 (17.24%) JSON
14 10 (17.24%) WCF
14 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
15 9 (15.52%) MySQL
15 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
15 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
15 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (15.52%) TDD

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) FileNet
3 3 (5.17%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Drupal
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Magento
2 4 (6.90%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
2 9 (15.52%) MongoDB
2 9 (15.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Subversion
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
1 9 (15.52%) Billing
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (63.79%) .NET
2 32 (55.17%) CSS
3 31 (53.45%) HTML
4 23 (39.66%) jQuery
5 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET
6 13 (22.41%) Web Services
6 13 (22.41%) XML
6 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (18.97%) HTML5
8 10 (17.24%) JSON
8 10 (17.24%) WCF
9 9 (15.52%) RESTful
9 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
10 8 (13.79%) Ajax
11 6 (10.34%) LINQ
11 6 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (10.34%) CSS3
12 4 (6.90%) Laravel
12 4 (6.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (6.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) MVC
2 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) Waterfall
4 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
5 10 (17.24%) Web Development
6 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.52%) TDD
6 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (13.79%) Scrum
8 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.62%) Resource Management
9 5 (8.62%) Line Management
10 4 (6.90%) Automation Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Project Management
10 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.90%) MVVM
11 1 (1.72%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.72%) Security Testing
11 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) C#
2 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 23 (39.66%) SQL
4 20 (34.48%) Java
5 11 (18.97%) PHP
6 8 (13.79%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.90%) XAML
7 4 (6.90%) PHP5
8 1 (1.72%) Groovy
8 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.72%) Python
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) MCSD
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) VCP4
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) IBM
4 4 (6.90%) HP
4 4 (6.90%) Software AG
4 4 (6.90%) Informatica
4 4 (6.90%) webMethods
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe
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