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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / North West
Rank 44 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 346 261 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.81% 4.69% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 4.89% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 317 238 276
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
5750 5342 6680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.61% 96.04% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4856 4490 5708
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,413 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +11 275 £50,125 +11.38% 44
Cheshire -7 38 £42,500 -8.10% 11
Merseyside +4 16 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Lancashire -10 15 £39,000 -17.89% 4
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 346 (49.22%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 327 (46.51%) MVC
4 302 (42.96%) C#
5 284 (40.40%) .NET
6 267 (37.98%) HTML
7 265 (37.70%) SQL
8 253 (35.99%) CSS
9 233 (33.14%) Java
10 211 (30.01%) SQL Server
11 208 (29.59%) ASP.NET
12 191 (27.17%) TDD
13 189 (26.88%) AngularJS
14 175 (24.89%) jQuery
15 165 (23.47%) OO
16 140 (19.91%) Web Services
17 130 (18.49%) Spring
18 129 (18.35%) Scrum
19 128 (18.21%) ASP.NET MVC
20 125 (17.78%) MySQL
21 120 (17.07%) Git (software)
22 116 (16.50%) .NET Framework
23 105 (14.94%) PHP
24 104 (14.79%) HTML5
25 102 (14.51%) Web Development
26 101 (14.37%) iPad
27 100 (14.22%) WCF
28 99 (14.08%) Microsoft
29 92 (13.09%) E-Commerce
30 91 (12.94%) Entity Framework

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 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 30 (4.27%) JBoss
3 26 (3.70%) CMS
4 20 (2.84%) IIS
4 20 (2.84%) WordPress
5 16 (2.28%) Apache Solr
6 15 (2.13%) WebSphere
7 14 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.99%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.28%) Mule
8 9 (1.28%) Mule ESB
8 9 (1.28%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.14%) Apache
9 8 (1.14%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.14%) Drupal
9 8 (1.14%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.00%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.85%) Jetty
12 5 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.56%) InVision
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 35 (4.98%) Magento
2 10 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.28%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (7.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (2.13%) SaaS
5 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.43%) GitHub
6 2 (0.28%) Slack
7 1 (0.14%) AdWords
7 1 (0.14%) iTunes
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.28%) HTTP
2 11 (1.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.28%) SMS
4 1 (0.14%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (30.01%) SQL Server
2 125 (17.78%) MySQL
3 65 (9.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (8.96%) MongoDB
5 56 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (7.68%) Big Data
7 47 (6.69%) NoSQL
8 44 (6.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 33 (4.69%) Hadoop
10 24 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
11 22 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (2.13%) MS Access
14 15 (2.13%) Redis
14 15 (2.13%) Relational Database
15 11 (1.56%) Hazelcast
16 7 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (1.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 120 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 68 (9.67%) Subversion
3 50 (7.11%) JUnit
4 49 (6.97%) JIRA
5 48 (6.83%) Jenkins
6 42 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (5.83%) Eclipse
8 39 (5.55%) Grunt
9 34 (4.84%) NUnit
10 31 (4.41%) gulp
10 31 (4.41%) Maven
11 29 (4.13%) Ant
12 23 (3.27%) Visual Studio
13 21 (2.99%) Selenium
14 19 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (2.28%) Bitbucket
15 16 (2.28%) Mercurial
16 15 (2.13%) Gradle
17 11 (1.56%) Axure RP
18 10 (1.42%) IntelliJ
General
1 89 (12.66%) Finance
2 36 (5.12%) Marketing
3 35 (4.98%) Retail
4 19 (2.70%) Legal
5 16 (2.28%) Advertising
5 16 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.71%) Banking
7 10 (1.42%) Electronics
7 10 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.71%) Law
9 4 (0.57%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Games
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (40.40%) .NET
2 267 (37.98%) HTML
3 253 (35.99%) CSS
4 208 (29.59%) ASP.NET
5 189 (26.88%) AngularJS
6 175 (24.89%) jQuery
7 140 (19.91%) Web Services
8 130 (18.49%) Spring
9 128 (18.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 116 (16.50%) .NET Framework
11 104 (14.79%) HTML5
12 100 (14.22%) WCF
13 91 (12.94%) Entity Framework
14 77 (10.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 77 (10.95%) XML
15 75 (10.67%) Hibernate
16 72 (10.24%) Node.js
17 70 (9.96%) WPF
18 66 (9.39%) React
19 64 (9.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.37%) iPad
2 37 (5.26%) User Experience
3 35 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.13%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.41%) Xbox
6 22 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.28%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.85%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.71%) Fintech
9 12 (1.71%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (1.14%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.71%) Social Media
12 5 (0.71%) W3C
13 3 (0.43%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (0.43%) Blog
13 3 (0.43%) iPhone
13 3 (0.43%) SCADA
14 2 (0.28%) Artificial Intelligence
14 2 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 70 (9.96%) Linux
2 44 (6.26%) Windows
3 29 (4.13%) Android
4 28 (3.98%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.42%) Unix
6 6 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.43%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (49.22%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (46.51%) MVC
3 191 (27.17%) TDD
4 165 (23.47%) OO
5 129 (18.35%) Scrum
6 102 (14.51%) Web Development
7 92 (13.09%) E-Commerce
8 88 (12.52%) Mentoring
8 88 (12.52%) Software Engineering
9 80 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
10 67 (9.53%) BDD
11 58 (8.25%) OOP
12 50 (7.11%) Unit Testing
13 47 (6.69%) Front End Development
14 46 (6.54%) Kanban
15 43 (6.12%) Machine Learning
16 42 (5.97%) SDLC
17 35 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
18 33 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (3.98%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 333 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 302 (42.96%) C#
3 265 (37.70%) SQL
4 233 (33.14%) Java
5 105 (14.94%) PHP
6 46 (6.54%) T-SQL
7 32 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 30 (4.27%) Scala
9 24 (3.41%) Python
10 23 (3.27%) C++
11 14 (1.99%) Apple Swift
12 12 (1.71%) Objective-C
13 11 (1.56%) PHP 5
13 11 (1.56%) TypeScript
14 10 (1.42%) Groovy
14 10 (1.42%) Perl
15 9 (1.28%) Ruby
16 6 (0.85%) Clojure
16 6 (0.85%) Go
17 5 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (7.40%) Degree
2 8 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.28%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.14%) HNC
5 1 (0.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.00%) QA
2 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (3.13%) Docker
2 6 (0.85%) Varnish
3 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (1.14%) Puppet
2 5 (0.71%) Ansible
2 5 (0.71%) Kibana
2 5 (0.71%) logstash
2 5 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.71%) Salt
3 2 (0.28%) Grafana
3 2 (0.28%) Graphite
3 2 (0.28%) Packer
3 2 (0.28%) Terraform
3 2 (0.28%) Uchiwa
4 1 (0.14%) Marathon
4 1 (0.14%) Mesos
Vendors
1 99 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 54 (7.68%) Oracle
3 32 (4.55%) Google
4 22 (3.13%) Zend
5 17 (2.42%) PayPal
6 11 (1.56%) Adobe
7 10 (1.42%) SAP
8 8 (1.14%) IBM
8 8 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.00%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.85%) hybris
10 6 (0.85%) Tableau
11 5 (0.71%) FatWire
11 5 (0.71%) HP
11 5 (0.71%) Splunk
12 4 (0.57%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.57%) Cadence
12 4 (0.57%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.57%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.43%) Facebook
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-65,000
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Working, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum + FlexiTime, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum +benefits, private medical insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Datalex
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Strong benefits and bonus!
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago