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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / North West
Rank 44 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 355 252 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.90% 4.46% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 4.62% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 323 225 304
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,900 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
5819 5452 6757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.53% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4848 4583 5628
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 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +8 284 £50,000 - 45
Cheshire +3 36 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Lancashire -6 18 £38,250 -19.47% 7
Merseyside +1 16 £42,500 - 3
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 374 (51.80%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (49.45%) JavaScript
3 329 (45.57%) MVC
4 311 (43.07%) C#
5 301 (41.69%) .NET
6 278 (38.50%) SQL
6 278 (38.50%) HTML
7 242 (33.52%) CSS
8 227 (31.44%) SQL Server
9 226 (31.30%) Java
10 210 (29.09%) ASP.NET
11 197 (27.29%) TDD
12 184 (25.48%) AngularJS
13 164 (22.71%) jQuery
14 163 (22.58%) OO
15 147 (20.36%) Web Services
16 129 (17.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 126 (17.45%) Git (software)
18 125 (17.31%) Spring
19 123 (17.04%) MySQL
20 120 (16.62%) iPad
21 119 (16.48%) Scrum
22 112 (15.51%) HTML5
23 110 (15.24%) .NET Framework
23 110 (15.24%) PHP
24 109 (15.10%) Microsoft
25 106 (14.68%) Web Development
26 102 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
27 101 (13.99%) E-Commerce
28 97 (13.43%) WCF

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 51 (7.06%) Tomcat
2 29 (4.02%) JBoss
3 26 (3.60%) WordPress
4 21 (2.91%) IIS
5 18 (2.49%) CMS
6 16 (2.22%) Apache Solr
7 14 (1.94%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.25%) Mule
9 9 (1.25%) Mule ESB
9 9 (1.25%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.25%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.11%) Apache Spark
10 8 (1.11%) Confluence
11 7 (0.97%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.97%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.83%) Apache
12 6 (0.83%) Drupal
12 6 (0.83%) Jetty
13 4 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 31 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.08%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.52%) InVision
4 1 (0.14%) GIMP
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (4.43%) Magento
2 16 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.28%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 72 (9.97%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (2.08%) SaaS
5 6 (0.83%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.42%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.94%) HTTP
2 13 (1.80%) Internet
3 5 (0.69%) SMS
4 1 (0.14%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (31.44%) SQL Server
2 123 (17.04%) MySQL
3 62 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (8.31%) Big Data
4 60 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (7.62%) MongoDB
6 47 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 45 (6.23%) NoSQL
8 39 (5.40%) Hadoop
9 32 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
12 16 (2.22%) MS Access
13 15 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.94%) Redis
15 13 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (1.52%) Hazelcast
16 11 (1.52%) Relational Database
17 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
18 7 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 126 (17.45%) Git (software)
2 65 (9.00%) Subversion
3 54 (7.48%) JUnit
4 43 (5.96%) JIRA
5 36 (4.99%) Jenkins
6 35 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 33 (4.57%) Eclipse
7 33 (4.57%) NUnit
8 32 (4.43%) Grunt
9 28 (3.88%) Visual Studio
10 27 (3.74%) Selenium
11 24 (3.32%) gulp
12 23 (3.19%) Maven
12 23 (3.19%) Mercurial
13 22 (3.05%) Ant
14 17 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (1.94%) Bitbucket
16 12 (1.66%) Gradle
17 11 (1.52%) Axure RP
17 11 (1.52%) IntelliJ
General
1 85 (11.77%) Finance
2 39 (5.40%) Retail
3 28 (3.88%) Marketing
4 19 (2.63%) Legal
5 15 (2.08%) Advertising
6 14 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.66%) Banking
8 10 (1.39%) Electronics
8 10 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.55%) Law
9 4 (0.55%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Back Office
10 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (41.69%) .NET
2 278 (38.50%) HTML
3 242 (33.52%) CSS
4 210 (29.09%) ASP.NET
5 184 (25.48%) AngularJS
6 164 (22.71%) jQuery
7 147 (20.36%) Web Services
8 129 (17.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 125 (17.31%) Spring
10 112 (15.51%) HTML5
11 110 (15.24%) .NET Framework
12 97 (13.43%) WCF
13 93 (12.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 83 (11.50%) Node.js
15 82 (11.36%) Entity Framework
16 69 (9.56%) React
17 66 (9.14%) XML
18 63 (8.73%) Hibernate
19 62 (8.59%) WPF
20 58 (8.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 120 (16.62%) iPad
2 43 (5.96%) User Experience
3 36 (4.99%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.43%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.32%) Xbox
6 21 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (2.77%) Data Structures
8 18 (2.49%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.66%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (0.97%) Fintech
11 7 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (0.97%) Social Media
12 4 (0.55%) Blog
13 2 (0.28%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.28%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.28%) SCADA
13 2 (0.28%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.14%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.14%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 65 (9.00%) Linux
2 43 (5.96%) Windows
3 35 (4.85%) Android
4 34 (4.71%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.39%) Mac OS X
6 7 (0.97%) Unix
7 6 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.42%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (51.80%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (45.57%) MVC
3 197 (27.29%) TDD
4 163 (22.58%) OO
5 119 (16.48%) Scrum
6 106 (14.68%) Web Development
7 102 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
8 101 (13.99%) E-Commerce
9 83 (11.50%) Software Engineering
10 80 (11.08%) Mentoring
11 62 (8.59%) BDD
12 56 (7.76%) Unit Testing
13 52 (7.20%) OOP
14 50 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 43 (5.96%) Kanban
16 42 (5.82%) Front End Development
17 41 (5.68%) SDLC
18 39 (5.40%) Business Intelligence
18 39 (5.40%) Machine Learning
19 36 (4.99%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 357 (49.45%) JavaScript
2 311 (43.07%) C#
3 278 (38.50%) SQL
4 226 (31.30%) Java
5 110 (15.24%) PHP
6 44 (6.09%) T-SQL
7 32 (4.43%) Scala
8 29 (4.02%) VB.NET
9 26 (3.60%) C++
10 24 (3.32%) Python
11 12 (1.66%) Ruby
12 11 (1.52%) Apple Swift
12 11 (1.52%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.39%) Groovy
14 8 (1.11%) Clojure
14 8 (1.11%) Perl
15 7 (0.97%) PHP 5
16 6 (0.83%) Go
16 6 (0.83%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (9.00%) Degree
2 9 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.14%) MCP
4 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (2.49%) Docker
2 3 (0.42%) Varnish
3 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (1.11%) Kibana
2 7 (0.97%) Puppet
3 5 (0.69%) Ansible
3 5 (0.69%) logstash
3 5 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.69%) Salt
4 3 (0.42%) Packer
4 3 (0.42%) Terraform
5 2 (0.28%) Grafana
5 2 (0.28%) Graphite
5 2 (0.28%) Uchiwa
6 1 (0.14%) Marathon
6 1 (0.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 109 (15.10%) Microsoft
2 58 (8.03%) Oracle
3 30 (4.16%) Google
4 17 (2.35%) PayPal
5 16 (2.22%) Zend
6 12 (1.66%) Adobe
7 10 (1.39%) SAP
8 9 (1.25%) HP
9 8 (1.11%) Cadence
9 8 (1.11%) IBM
10 6 (0.83%) Facebook
10 6 (0.83%) Tableau
10 6 (0.83%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.69%) Splunk
11 5 (0.69%) Sybase
12 4 (0.55%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.55%) hybris
13 3 (0.42%) FatWire
13 3 (0.42%) IBM Sterling
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Working, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago