The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 42 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 358 326 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.73% 5.29% 5.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 5.52% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 324 288 356
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6034 5905 7247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.65% 95.91% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5084 4895 6191
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 281 £52,000 +22.35% 49
Cheshire -27 35 £45,000 +4.65% 5
Lancashire +6 26 £39,000 -9.30% 6
Merseyside -5 14 £40,000 - 3
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 338 (50.22%) MVC
2 304 (45.17%) Agile Software Development
3 302 (44.87%) C#
3 302 (44.87%) JavaScript
4 287 (42.64%) .NET
5 243 (36.11%) HTML
6 235 (34.92%) CSS
7 234 (34.77%) SQL
8 227 (33.73%) Java
9 218 (32.39%) ASP.NET
10 200 (29.72%) SQL Server
11 199 (29.57%) TDD
12 162 (24.07%) AngularJS
13 157 (23.33%) jQuery
14 152 (22.59%) OO
15 143 (21.25%) Spring
16 142 (21.10%) Web Services
17 133 (19.76%) Scrum
18 129 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
19 123 (18.28%) MySQL
20 120 (17.83%) Git (software)
21 115 (17.09%) .NET Framework
22 110 (16.34%) Web Development
23 105 (15.60%) PHP
24 103 (15.30%) WCF
25 98 (14.56%) Entity Framework
26 92 (13.67%) Finance
27 91 (13.52%) Microsoft
28 90 (13.37%) Mentoring
29 84 (12.48%) Hibernate

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (6.84%) Tomcat
2 37 (5.50%) JBoss
3 28 (4.16%) CMS
4 24 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 23 (3.42%) WordPress
6 18 (2.67%) IIS
6 18 (2.67%) SharePoint
7 16 (2.38%) Mule
8 15 (2.23%) Apache Solr
9 14 (2.08%) Mule ESB
9 14 (2.08%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (1.34%) OpenStack
12 8 (1.19%) Apache
13 7 (1.04%) Apache Spark
13 7 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.04%) Drupal
13 7 (1.04%) Umbraco
13 7 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.74%) Jetty
Applications
1 23 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.89%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (5.20%) Magento
2 10 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.59%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (2.23%) SaaS
5 2 (0.30%) AdWords
5 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.30%) Slack
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.15%) iTunes
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.34%) HTTP
1 9 (1.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.15%) DNS
2 1 (0.15%) Intranet
2 1 (0.15%) SMS
2 1 (0.15%) SSL
2 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (29.72%) SQL Server
2 123 (18.28%) MySQL
3 69 (10.25%) MongoDB
4 57 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (7.28%) NoSQL
6 48 (7.13%) Big Data
7 45 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (3.57%) Hadoop
10 23 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 20 (2.97%) Relational Database
12 18 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (2.08%) Redis
16 12 (1.78%) MS Access
17 11 (1.63%) Hazelcast
18 8 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
19 6 (0.89%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 120 (17.83%) Git (software)
2 67 (9.96%) Subversion
3 54 (8.02%) Jenkins
4 52 (7.73%) JIRA
5 47 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (6.54%) Eclipse
7 37 (5.50%) JUnit
8 35 (5.20%) Maven
9 33 (4.90%) NUnit
10 29 (4.31%) Ant
11 25 (3.71%) Grunt
12 22 (3.27%) Visual Studio
13 21 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (2.97%) Bitbucket
15 19 (2.82%) Gradle
15 19 (2.82%) gulp
16 13 (1.93%) Selenium
17 11 (1.63%) IntelliJ
18 10 (1.49%) Mercurial
18 10 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 92 (13.67%) Finance
2 40 (5.94%) Marketing
3 27 (4.01%) Retail
4 18 (2.67%) Legal
5 17 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.78%) Advertising
7 10 (1.49%) Electronics
7 10 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.34%) Banking
9 5 (0.74%) Law
10 4 (0.59%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.59%) Publishing
11 2 (0.30%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.15%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (42.64%) .NET
2 243 (36.11%) HTML
3 235 (34.92%) CSS
4 218 (32.39%) ASP.NET
5 162 (24.07%) AngularJS
6 157 (23.33%) jQuery
7 143 (21.25%) Spring
8 142 (21.10%) Web Services
9 129 (19.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 115 (17.09%) .NET Framework
11 103 (15.30%) WCF
12 98 (14.56%) Entity Framework
13 84 (12.48%) Hibernate
14 82 (12.18%) XML
15 79 (11.74%) HTML5
16 78 (11.59%) WPF
17 72 (10.70%) ASP.NET Web API
18 59 (8.77%) RESTful
19 55 (8.17%) J2EE
20 53 (7.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.44%) iPad
2 35 (5.20%) Mobile App
3 25 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (3.42%) Xbox
5 22 (3.27%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.38%) User Experience
7 14 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (1.93%) Fintech
9 10 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.19%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.04%) Social Media
12 5 (0.74%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.74%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.74%) W3C
13 4 (0.59%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.45%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (0.45%) iPhone
14 3 (0.45%) SCADA
15 2 (0.30%) Blog
15 2 (0.30%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.10%) Linux
2 45 (6.69%) Windows
3 24 (3.57%) Android
4 23 (3.42%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.63%) Unix
6 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.15%) Debian
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (50.22%) MVC
2 304 (45.17%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (29.57%) TDD
4 152 (22.59%) OO
5 133 (19.76%) Scrum
6 110 (16.34%) Web Development
7 90 (13.37%) Mentoring
8 82 (12.18%) Software Engineering
9 79 (11.74%) E-Commerce
10 71 (10.55%) BDD
10 71 (10.55%) OOP
11 57 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
12 50 (7.43%) Unit Testing
13 46 (6.84%) SDLC
14 45 (6.69%) Kanban
15 42 (6.24%) Machine Learning
16 34 (5.05%) Front End Development
17 32 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
18 28 (4.16%) Dependency Injection
18 28 (4.16%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 302 (44.87%) C#
1 302 (44.87%) JavaScript
2 234 (34.77%) SQL
3 227 (33.73%) Java
4 105 (15.60%) PHP
5 40 (5.94%) T-SQL
6 34 (5.05%) VB.NET
7 27 (4.01%) Scala
8 19 (2.82%) C++
9 17 (2.53%) Python
10 15 (2.23%) Objective-C
11 14 (2.08%) Apple Swift
11 14 (2.08%) Groovy
11 14 (2.08%) TypeScript
12 12 (1.78%) PHP 5
13 10 (1.49%) Ruby
14 9 (1.34%) Perl
15 8 (1.19%) C
15 8 (1.19%) Go
15 8 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (6.54%) Degree
2 10 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) HNC
6 1 (0.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.04%) QA
2 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (3.27%) Docker
2 6 (0.89%) Varnish
3 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (1.34%) Puppet
2 4 (0.59%) Ansible
2 4 (0.59%) Grafana
2 4 (0.59%) Graphite
2 4 (0.59%) Kibana
2 4 (0.59%) logstash
2 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.59%) Packer
2 4 (0.59%) Salt
2 4 (0.59%) Terraform
2 4 (0.59%) Uchiwa
3 1 (0.15%) Marathon
3 1 (0.15%) Mesos
Vendors
1 91 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 58 (8.62%) Oracle
3 33 (4.90%) Google
4 32 (4.75%) Zend
5 17 (2.53%) PayPal
6 11 (1.63%) SAP
7 8 (1.19%) hybris
8 7 (1.04%) Endeca
8 7 (1.04%) EPiServer
8 7 (1.04%) FatWire
9 6 (0.89%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.89%) Tableau
10 5 (0.74%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.74%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.59%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.59%) WSO2
12 3 (0.45%) Sybase
12 3 (0.45%) Telerik
13 2 (0.30%) Perforce
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