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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 45 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 329 306 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.18% 4.59% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.35% 4.75% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 299 268 339
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
6152 6442 7111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.79% 96.60% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 5353 5875
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 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +13 250 £45,000 - 64
Cheshire +18 54 £44,500 -1.11% 6
Lancashire +4 19 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Merseyside -17 6 £40,000 - 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 288 (46.30%) MVC
2 283 (45.50%) JavaScript
3 279 (44.86%) C#
4 277 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
5 265 (42.60%) .NET
6 225 (36.17%) ASP.NET
7 215 (34.57%) CSS
8 208 (33.44%) HTML
9 193 (31.03%) Java
10 190 (30.55%) TDD
11 177 (28.46%) SQL
12 173 (27.81%) SQL Server
13 167 (26.85%) jQuery
14 150 (24.12%) AngularJS
15 136 (21.86%) OO
16 129 (20.74%) Scrum
17 118 (18.97%) Web Services
18 115 (18.49%) Web Development
19 114 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
20 113 (18.17%) PHP
21 111 (17.85%) Spring
22 106 (17.04%) .NET Framework
23 102 (16.40%) Git (software)
24 99 (15.92%) Finance
25 95 (15.27%) MySQL
25 95 (15.27%) XML
26 84 (13.50%) Microsoft
27 79 (12.70%) Entity Framework
28 78 (12.54%) BDD
28 78 (12.54%) Software Engineering

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 33 (5.31%) CMS
2 28 (4.50%) SharePoint
3 26 (4.18%) JBoss
3 26 (4.18%) Tomcat
4 22 (3.54%) WebSphere
5 16 (2.57%) WordPress
6 13 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.61%) Drupal
7 10 (1.61%) OpenStack
7 10 (1.61%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.45%) IIS
8 9 (1.45%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.29%) Mule
9 8 (1.29%) nginx
10 7 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.96%) Apache
11 6 (0.96%) Mule ESB
11 6 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 43 (6.91%) Magento
2 9 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.32%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.89%) SaaS
4 12 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.32%) AdWords
7 2 (0.32%) iTunes
7 2 (0.32%) PaaS
7 2 (0.32%) Slack
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.93%) HTTP
2 8 (1.29%) SSL
3 7 (1.13%) Internet
4 2 (0.32%) LDAP
5 1 (0.16%) DNS
5 1 (0.16%) Intranet
5 1 (0.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.16%) SMS
5 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (27.81%) SQL Server
2 95 (15.27%) MySQL
3 57 (9.16%) MongoDB
4 45 (7.23%) NoSQL
5 41 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 22 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
11 16 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (2.25%) Redis
13 11 (1.77%) Big Data
14 10 (1.61%) Hadoop
15 9 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.45%) Neo4j
16 6 (0.96%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 102 (16.40%) Git (software)
2 58 (9.32%) Jenkins
3 45 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (6.91%) Eclipse
5 41 (6.59%) JIRA
5 41 (6.59%) Maven
5 41 (6.59%) Subversion
6 30 (4.82%) JUnit
7 24 (3.86%) Ant
8 23 (3.70%) Visual Studio
9 21 (3.38%) Bitbucket
10 18 (2.89%) Grunt
11 15 (2.41%) gulp
12 14 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (2.25%) Gradle
12 14 (2.25%) Selenium
13 12 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (1.77%) Vagrant
15 8 (1.29%) Mercurial
15 8 (1.29%) PhpStorm
General
1 99 (15.92%) Finance
2 36 (5.79%) Marketing
3 20 (3.22%) Retail
4 17 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.09%) Banking
6 9 (1.45%) Advertising
6 9 (1.45%) Electronics
6 9 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.29%) Legal
8 6 (0.96%) Publishing
9 5 (0.80%) Law
10 3 (0.48%) Automotive
10 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.32%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (42.60%) .NET
2 225 (36.17%) ASP.NET
3 215 (34.57%) CSS
4 208 (33.44%) HTML
5 167 (26.85%) jQuery
6 150 (24.12%) AngularJS
7 118 (18.97%) Web Services
8 114 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (17.85%) Spring
10 106 (17.04%) .NET Framework
11 95 (15.27%) XML
12 79 (12.70%) Entity Framework
13 74 (11.90%) WCF
14 70 (11.25%) HTML5
15 67 (10.77%) Hibernate
16 65 (10.45%) SOAP
17 63 (10.13%) RESTful
18 59 (9.49%) WPF
19 57 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web API
20 52 (8.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.22%) iPad
2 30 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 23 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (1.77%) Fintech
7 9 (1.45%) Social Media
7 9 (1.45%) User Experience
8 8 (1.29%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.80%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.80%) W3C
9 5 (0.80%) Xbox
10 4 (0.64%) Replication
11 3 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.48%) SCADA
12 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.32%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.32%) iPhone
13 1 (0.16%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.16%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 54 (8.68%) Linux
2 51 (8.20%) Windows
3 26 (4.18%) Android
4 23 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.09%) Unix
6 3 (0.48%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.16%) Debian
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (46.30%) MVC
2 277 (44.53%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (30.55%) TDD
4 136 (21.86%) OO
5 129 (20.74%) Scrum
6 115 (18.49%) Web Development
7 78 (12.54%) BDD
7 78 (12.54%) Software Engineering
8 77 (12.38%) E-Commerce
9 73 (11.74%) OOP
10 69 (11.09%) Mentoring
11 64 (10.29%) Unit Testing
12 42 (6.75%) Kanban
13 39 (6.27%) SDLC
14 38 (6.11%) Front End Development
15 33 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (4.66%) SOLID
17 26 (4.18%) Open Source
18 25 (4.02%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 283 (45.50%) JavaScript
2 279 (44.86%) C#
3 193 (31.03%) Java
4 177 (28.46%) SQL
5 113 (18.17%) PHP
6 44 (7.07%) T-SQL
7 33 (5.31%) VB.NET
8 27 (4.34%) Scala
9 22 (3.54%) Python
9 22 (3.54%) Ruby
10 18 (2.89%) Groovy
11 15 (2.41%) Apple Swift
11 15 (2.41%) Objective-C
12 13 (2.09%) C
12 13 (2.09%) TypeScript
13 12 (1.93%) C++
14 9 (1.45%) Clojure
15 8 (1.29%) Go
15 8 (1.29%) PHP 5
15 8 (1.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (7.72%) Degree
2 13 (2.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.48%) HND
4 3 (0.48%) ISEB
4 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.29%) QA
2 5 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (2.25%) Docker
2 7 (1.13%) Varnish
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (2.41%) Puppet
2 9 (1.45%) Grafana
2 9 (1.45%) Graphite
2 9 (1.45%) Packer
2 9 (1.45%) Terraform
2 9 (1.45%) Uchiwa
3 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 84 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.63%) Oracle
3 33 (5.31%) Zend
4 17 (2.73%) Google
5 11 (1.77%) EPiServer
6 10 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 10 (1.61%) SAP
7 9 (1.45%) MuleSoft
7 9 (1.45%) WSO2
8 8 (1.29%) PayPal
9 7 (1.13%) hybris
9 7 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.13%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.96%) Endeca
10 6 (0.96%) FatWire
10 6 (0.96%) Tableau
10 6 (0.96%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.80%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.48%) Telerik
12 3 (0.48%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + £7K-£10K Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000 + 15% Bonus, Flexi Hours, Healthcare, Contrib Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35-45k plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40-50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 55k per year + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + flexi time, 40% child care discount,
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago