The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 63 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.63% 0.48% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.49% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
609 610 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.31% 97.29% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 508 530 590
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
North West

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +6 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1
St Helens - 1 £35,000 - 1
Senior Software Developer
North West

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) Windows

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
St. Helens, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago