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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 58 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 13 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.23% 4.98% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 5.23% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £34,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £40,250
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
572 440 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.95% 95.24% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 474 351 415
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +11.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,000 £50,000
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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Preston -5 5 £40,000 +12.67%
Lancaster +4 2 - -
Blackburn -10 2 £60,000 +44.57% 1
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 29 (69.05%) C#
2 28 (66.67%) HTML
3 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 24 (57.14%) .NET
3 24 (57.14%) CSS
4 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
5 21 (50.00%) MVC
6 16 (38.10%) Java
6 16 (38.10%) XML
7 15 (35.71%) Web Services
7 15 (35.71%) SQL
7 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (33.33%) jQuery
9 13 (30.95%) Oracle
10 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
10 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
11 9 (21.43%) RESTful
11 9 (21.43%) JSON
12 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
13 7 (16.67%) TDD
13 7 (16.67%) IBM
13 7 (16.67%) Billing
13 7 (16.67%) Subversion
13 7 (16.67%) WCF
13 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
13 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
13 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
13 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (9.52%) FileNet
1 4 (9.52%) CMS
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Exstream
2 2 (4.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) JUnit
General
1 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 7 (16.67%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) HTML
2 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) CSS
3 16 (38.10%) XML
4 15 (35.71%) Web Services
5 14 (33.33%) jQuery
6 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 9 (21.43%) JSON
7 9 (21.43%) RESTful
8 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (16.67%) WCF
9 6 (14.29%) SOAP
9 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (11.90%) XSLT
10 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
11 4 (9.52%) Spring
11 4 (9.52%) Ajax
11 4 (9.52%) HTML5
11 4 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) Tandem
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) MVC
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 7 (16.67%) TDD
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Web Development
8 2 (4.76%) OO
8 2 (4.76%) Scrum
8 2 (4.76%) OOD
9 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.38%) CRM
9 1 (2.38%) ERP
9 1 (2.38%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) C#
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 16 (38.10%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) IBM
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) Software AG
4 4 (9.52%) Informatica
4 4 (9.52%) webMethods
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) Zend
6 1 (2.38%) PayPal
6 1 (2.38%) Epicor
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
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