The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 32 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 72 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.49% 11.43% 9.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.79% 11.80% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 65 58
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
522 610 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.72% 96.83% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 421 547 506
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Merseyside region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Liverpool -8 18 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Wirral -15 3 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Birkenhead +1 2 £40,750 +1.87% 1
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 44 (80.00%) C#
2 40 (72.73%) .NET
3 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
5 28 (50.91%) HTML
6 27 (49.09%) CSS
6 27 (49.09%) MVC
7 21 (38.18%) jQuery
8 17 (30.91%) .NET Framework
8 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
9 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (23.64%) SQL
10 13 (23.64%) HTML5
11 11 (20.00%) CSS3
11 11 (20.00%) TDD
12 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
13 9 (16.36%) T-SQL
13 9 (16.36%) Classic ASP
13 9 (16.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (16.36%) Backbone.js
13 9 (16.36%) Web Development
14 8 (14.55%) WPF
14 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
14 8 (14.55%) Redis
14 8 (14.55%) Scrum
15 7 (12.73%) CMS
15 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
15 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (12.73%) WCF
15 7 (12.73%) AngularJS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (12.73%) CMS
1 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.91%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (10.91%) Node.js
3 5 (9.09%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Redis
3 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.64%) Big Data
4 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) NUnit
2 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
2 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Advertising
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (72.73%) .NET
2 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 28 (50.91%) HTML
4 27 (49.09%) CSS
5 21 (38.18%) jQuery
6 17 (30.91%) .NET Framework
7 13 (23.64%) HTML5
8 11 (20.00%) CSS3
9 9 (16.36%) Classic ASP
9 9 (16.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (16.36%) Backbone.js
10 8 (14.55%) WPF
11 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (12.73%) WCF
11 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.91%) REST
12 6 (10.91%) Web Services
12 6 (10.91%) LAMP
13 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
14 4 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Open Source
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.64%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) MVC
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.00%) TDD
4 9 (16.36%) Web Development
5 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.55%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.91%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.91%) BDD
7 5 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (7.27%) Workflow
8 4 (7.27%) OO
8 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.45%) Web Application Development
10 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (3.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) C#
2 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
4 9 (16.36%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
5 2 (3.64%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.45%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside, North West
University of Liverpool
Salary: £32,277- £37,394 pa
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Training on ASP.NET MVC5
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £43000 per annum + Training on SiteCore
Posted: 23 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago