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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 55 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 5 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.03% 8.15% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 8.35% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 49 16
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £38,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
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 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
458 587 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.63% 97.67% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 387 504 433
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
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
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 6 March 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
Liverpool -24 4 £41,250 +1.85% 1
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 14 (60.87%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) MVC
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
4 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
5 9 (39.13%) CSS
5 9 (39.13%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) Classic ASP
6 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 4 (17.39%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (17.39%) REST
8 4 (17.39%) CSS3
8 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (13.04%) Node.js
9 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
9 3 (13.04%) Redis
9 3 (13.04%) Advertising
9 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.04%) C++
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) UML
9 3 (13.04%) BDD

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (13.04%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Redis
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 11 (47.83%) .NET Framework
4 9 (39.13%) CSS
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) Classic ASP
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (17.39%) REST
6 4 (17.39%) CSS3
6 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
7 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 3 (13.04%) LAMP
8 2 (8.70%) SOAP
8 2 (8.70%) STL
9 1 (4.35%) Web Services
9 1 (4.35%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) MVC
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) TDD
3 4 (17.39%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) UML
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) OO PHP
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (4.35%) Use Case
6 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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