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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 50 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.02% 4.03% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 4.09% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 6
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
391 465 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.49% 98.73% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 332 395 349
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 1 May 2016. 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 +11 7 £45,250 +13.12%
Skelmersdale - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (52.38%) IBM
1 11 (52.38%) COBOL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
3 9 (42.86%) QA
3 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 9 (42.86%) VSAM
3 9 (42.86%) Mainframe
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) CICS
3 9 (42.86%) JCL
4 8 (38.10%) Unix
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
4 8 (38.10%) OO
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) CSS
5 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (28.57%) Retail
6 6 (28.57%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) T-SQL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (42.86%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (42.86%) Banking
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) HTML5
5 6 (28.57%) JSON
5 6 (28.57%) REST
5 6 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (9.52%) Middleware
9 1 (4.76%) LINQ
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mainframe
1 9 (42.86%) VSAM
2 6 (28.57%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) AS400
3 2 (9.52%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
2 8 (38.10%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Kanban
6 1 (4.76%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) COBOL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) JCL
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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