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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 40 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.30% 1.36% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 1.43% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 20
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £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
437 419 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.87% 95.23% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 367 342 417
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Newton-le-Willows - 4 £40,000 -
Lancaster +8 3 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Preston +4 3 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Accrington - 2 £45,250 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (71.15%) C#
2 34 (65.38%) HTML
2 34 (65.38%) .NET
3 33 (63.46%) CSS
4 32 (61.54%) MVC
5 31 (59.62%) JavaScript
6 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
8 21 (40.38%) jQuery
9 20 (38.46%) SQL
10 19 (36.54%) Java
11 17 (32.69%) Oracle
12 16 (30.77%) XML
13 15 (28.85%) Web Services
14 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
15 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
16 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
17 11 (21.15%) JSON
17 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
18 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (19.23%) TDD
18 10 (19.23%) Billing
18 10 (19.23%) Subversion
18 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
18 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (19.23%) MongoDB
18 10 (19.23%) NoSQL
18 10 (19.23%) RESTful
18 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
19 9 (17.31%) HTML5

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) FileNet
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) CMS
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) MongoDB
2 10 (19.23%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Subversion
2 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
2 10 (19.23%) Billing
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (65.38%) HTML
1 34 (65.38%) .NET
2 33 (63.46%) CSS
3 21 (40.38%) jQuery
4 16 (30.77%) XML
5 15 (28.85%) Web Services
6 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
7 11 (21.15%) JSON
8 10 (19.23%) RESTful
8 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (17.31%) HTML5
10 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
10 7 (13.46%) WCF
11 6 (11.54%) Ajax
11 6 (11.54%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (9.62%) CSS3
12 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (7.69%) XSLT
13 4 (7.69%) SOAP
13 4 (7.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) MVC
2 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (19.23%) TDD
5 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.69%) Scrum
6 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.77%) OO
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.85%) OOD
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.85%) Web Development
9 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Analytics
9 1 (1.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) C#
2 31 (59.62%) JavaScript
3 20 (38.46%) SQL
4 19 (36.54%) Java
5 8 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.69%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) PHP5
7 1 (1.92%) VBA
7 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) MCSD
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) IBM
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Software AG
3 4 (7.69%) Informatica
3 4 (7.69%) webMethods
3 4 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) PayPal
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) Business Objects
Lancaster, Lancashire
i4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, car, pension, health care
Posted: 14 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago