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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 46 70 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 292 262 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.98% 3.98% 5.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 4.11% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 258 228 353
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 £36,350 £33,926
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
5718 6372 6827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.59% 96.87% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 5195 5483
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 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +15 219 £47,500 +5.55% 52
Cheshire +31 53 £44,750 -0.55% 9
Lancashire +14 11 £40,000 -9.09% 4
Merseyside -6 8 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 266 (45.70%) C#
1 266 (45.70%) .NET
2 264 (45.36%) JavaScript
3 247 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
4 234 (40.21%) MVC
5 213 (36.60%) ASP.NET
6 200 (34.36%) HTML
7 192 (32.99%) CSS
8 172 (29.55%) SQL
9 168 (28.87%) Java
10 156 (26.80%) jQuery
11 153 (26.29%) TDD
12 152 (26.12%) SQL Server
13 140 (24.05%) OO
14 117 (20.10%) Scrum
15 112 (19.24%) AngularJS
16 110 (18.90%) Web Services
17 107 (18.38%) PHP
18 104 (17.87%) .NET Framework
19 98 (16.84%) XML
20 96 (16.49%) Finance
21 92 (15.81%) Git (software)
22 91 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC
22 91 (15.64%) Web Development
23 90 (15.46%) Spring
24 81 (13.92%) Microsoft
25 76 (13.06%) MySQL
26 73 (12.54%) SOAP
27 71 (12.20%) HTML5
28 68 (11.68%) 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 33 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.64%) CMS
3 19 (3.26%) JBoss
4 18 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.92%) WordPress
6 16 (2.75%) Umbraco
6 16 (2.75%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.06%) Drupal
8 11 (1.89%) nginx
9 10 (1.72%) Apache
9 10 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.55%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.37%) Mule
12 6 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.03%) Mule ESB
12 6 (1.03%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
13 5 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.86%) Confluence
13 5 (0.86%) Kentico
Applications
1 21 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.52%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 47 (8.08%) Magento
2 9 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.34%) OpenCart
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 52 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.41%) SaaS
5 9 (1.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 8 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.86%) GitHub
8 3 (0.52%) iTunes
8 3 (0.52%) Office 365
8 3 (0.52%) PaaS
9 1 (0.17%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.75%) SSL
2 9 (1.55%) HTTP
3 8 (1.37%) Internet
4 5 (0.86%) Intranet
5 3 (0.52%) LDAP
6 1 (0.17%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) Skype
6 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (26.12%) SQL Server
2 76 (13.06%) MySQL
3 43 (7.39%) NoSQL
4 40 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (4.98%) MongoDB
7 26 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (3.61%) Relational Database
9 19 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (2.23%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.72%) Redis
12 10 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.55%) Neo4j
14 8 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (1.20%) Couchbase
15 7 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (0.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 92 (15.81%) Git (software)
2 59 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (6.36%) Jenkins
4 34 (5.84%) Maven
5 32 (5.50%) Visual Studio
6 28 (4.81%) Eclipse
7 27 (4.64%) Subversion
8 26 (4.47%) JIRA
9 19 (3.26%) PhpStorm
9 19 (3.26%) Selenium
10 18 (3.09%) JUnit
11 17 (2.92%) Mercurial
12 16 (2.75%) Ant
13 14 (2.41%) Bitbucket
13 14 (2.41%) MSTest
14 13 (2.23%) Gradle
14 13 (2.23%) Grunt
14 13 (2.23%) SpecFlow
14 13 (2.23%) Vagrant
15 12 (2.06%) Redmine
General
1 96 (16.49%) Finance
2 23 (3.95%) Retail
3 22 (3.78%) Marketing
4 16 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.58%) Banking
6 7 (1.20%) Electronics
6 7 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.03%) Publishing
8 5 (0.86%) Automotive
9 4 (0.69%) Advertising
9 4 (0.69%) Legal
9 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Law
11 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Back Office
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (45.70%) .NET
2 213 (36.60%) ASP.NET
3 200 (34.36%) HTML
4 192 (32.99%) CSS
5 156 (26.80%) jQuery
6 112 (19.24%) AngularJS
7 110 (18.90%) Web Services
8 104 (17.87%) .NET Framework
9 98 (16.84%) XML
10 91 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 90 (15.46%) Spring
12 73 (12.54%) SOAP
13 71 (12.20%) HTML5
14 68 (11.68%) Entity Framework
15 61 (10.48%) RESTful
16 60 (10.31%) WCF
17 57 (9.79%) WPF
18 54 (9.28%) JSON
19 49 (8.42%) CSS3
20 48 (8.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.82%) iPad
2 29 (4.98%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.41%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.37%) User Experience
8 7 (1.20%) Social Media
9 6 (1.03%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.86%) Replication
11 4 (0.69%) Xbox
12 3 (0.52%) Blog
12 3 (0.52%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.52%) Fintech
12 3 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.52%) W3C
13 1 (0.17%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.17%) iPhone
13 1 (0.17%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 57 (9.79%) Windows
2 46 (7.90%) Linux
3 25 (4.30%) Android
4 21 (3.61%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.06%) Unix
6 7 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.17%) Debian
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (40.21%) MVC
3 153 (26.29%) TDD
4 140 (24.05%) OO
5 117 (20.10%) Scrum
6 91 (15.64%) Web Development
7 65 (11.17%) BDD
7 65 (11.17%) E-Commerce
8 62 (10.65%) Software Engineering
9 60 (10.31%) Unit Testing
10 55 (9.45%) OOP
11 51 (8.76%) Mentoring
12 40 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (5.67%) Project Management
14 32 (5.50%) Line Management
15 31 (5.33%) Open Source
16 30 (5.15%) SDLC
17 29 (4.98%) Front End Development
18 27 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (4.30%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 266 (45.70%) C#
2 264 (45.36%) JavaScript
3 172 (29.55%) SQL
4 168 (28.87%) Java
5 107 (18.38%) PHP
6 48 (8.25%) T-SQL
7 33 (5.67%) Ruby
8 30 (5.15%) VB.NET
9 26 (4.47%) C
10 25 (4.30%) Scala
11 23 (3.95%) Python
12 18 (3.09%) Groovy
13 14 (2.41%) C++
14 13 (2.23%) VB
15 12 (2.06%) Objective-C
16 11 (1.89%) Apple Swift
16 11 (1.89%) Go
17 9 (1.55%) Clojure
18 8 (1.37%) PHP 5
18 8 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (8.76%) Degree
2 7 (1.20%) ISEB
2 7 (1.20%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.72%) Docker
2 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (2.58%) Puppet
2 9 (1.55%) Grafana
2 9 (1.55%) Graphite
2 9 (1.55%) Packer
2 9 (1.55%) Terraform
2 9 (1.55%) Uchiwa
3 7 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.87%) Zend
3 36 (6.19%) Oracle
4 18 (3.09%) Google
5 10 (1.72%) Atlassian
5 10 (1.72%) Sitecore
6 9 (1.55%) MuleSoft
6 9 (1.55%) WSO2
7 8 (1.37%) EPiServer
7 8 (1.37%) SAP
7 8 (1.37%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.03%) Cognizant
8 6 (1.03%) Twitter
9 5 (0.86%) VMware
10 4 (0.69%) Telerik
11 3 (0.52%) Endeca
11 3 (0.52%) FatWire
11 3 (0.52%) hybris
11 3 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.52%) Tableau
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