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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 47 71 42
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 293 245 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.29% 3.83% 5.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 3.96% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 259 213 361
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
5397 6184 6861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.51% 96.78% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4578 5042 5525
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 26 June 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 June 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 +12 213 £47,500 +11.76% 27
Cheshire +50 59 £43,750 -2.77% 12
Merseyside +7 12 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Lancashire +9 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 256 (45.71%) .NET
2 251 (44.82%) C#
3 242 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
4 227 (40.54%) JavaScript
5 199 (35.54%) ASP.NET
6 190 (33.93%) MVC
7 177 (31.61%) HTML
8 169 (30.18%) CSS
9 163 (29.11%) SQL
10 149 (26.61%) Java
11 143 (25.54%) OO
12 142 (25.36%) SQL Server
12 142 (25.36%) jQuery
13 134 (23.93%) TDD
14 117 (20.89%) Web Services
15 112 (20.00%) Scrum
16 99 (17.68%) Finance
17 98 (17.50%) XML
18 97 (17.32%) .NET Framework
19 93 (16.61%) AngularJS
20 89 (15.89%) PHP
21 84 (15.00%) Git (software)
22 81 (14.46%) Microsoft
23 79 (14.11%) SOAP
24 75 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
24 75 (13.39%) Web Development
25 73 (13.04%) Spring
26 68 (12.14%) Team Foundation Server
27 64 (11.43%) BDD
28 63 (11.25%) Windows

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 31 (5.54%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.75%) CMS
3 16 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 14 (2.50%) Apache
4 14 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.32%) JBoss
5 13 (2.32%) Umbraco
6 12 (2.14%) Drupal
7 11 (1.96%) Mule
8 9 (1.61%) nginx
8 9 (1.61%) WordPress
9 7 (1.25%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
10 5 (0.89%) CICS
10 5 (0.89%) Confluence
10 5 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.89%) Kentico
10 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.54%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (7.32%) Magento
2 7 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.68%) SaaS
4 14 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 8 (1.43%) PaaS
7 7 (1.25%) GitHub
8 5 (0.89%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.54%) iTunes
9 3 (0.54%) Office 365
10 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.68%) SSL
2 8 (1.43%) HTTP
2 8 (1.43%) Internet
3 6 (1.07%) Intranet
4 3 (0.54%) LDAP
5 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (25.36%) SQL Server
2 61 (10.89%) MySQL
3 39 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 30 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (5.18%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.39%) MongoDB
8 19 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.96%) Couchbase
13 9 (1.61%) Hazelcast
13 9 (1.61%) Redis
13 9 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (1.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 84 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 68 (12.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (6.43%) Jenkins
3 36 (6.43%) Maven
4 32 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 24 (4.29%) Eclipse
5 24 (4.29%) JIRA
6 22 (3.93%) JUnit
6 22 (3.93%) PhpStorm
7 21 (3.75%) Mercurial
7 21 (3.75%) Subversion
8 20 (3.57%) Selenium
9 14 (2.50%) Ant
9 14 (2.50%) MSTest
10 12 (2.14%) Bitbucket
10 12 (2.14%) Hudson
10 12 (2.14%) Redmine
10 12 (2.14%) SpecFlow
11 11 (1.96%) Grunt
11 11 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 99 (17.68%) Finance
2 23 (4.11%) Retail
3 20 (3.57%) Banking
4 15 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.50%) Marketing
6 7 (1.25%) Electronics
6 7 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.07%) Publishing
8 5 (0.89%) Automotive
9 4 (0.71%) Advertising
9 4 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.71%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.54%) Law
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (45.71%) .NET
2 199 (35.54%) ASP.NET
3 177 (31.61%) HTML
4 169 (30.18%) CSS
5 142 (25.36%) jQuery
6 117 (20.89%) Web Services
7 98 (17.50%) XML
8 97 (17.32%) .NET Framework
9 93 (16.61%) AngularJS
10 79 (14.11%) SOAP
11 75 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 73 (13.04%) Spring
13 63 (11.25%) Entity Framework
13 63 (11.25%) HTML5
14 62 (11.07%) WCF
15 61 (10.89%) JSON
15 61 (10.89%) WPF
16 58 (10.36%) RESTful
17 46 (8.21%) CSS3
17 46 (8.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.46%) iPad
2 25 (4.46%) Computer Science
2 25 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 19 (3.39%) N-Tier
5 18 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.61%) User Experience
7 7 (1.25%) Social Media
8 6 (1.07%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.89%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.89%) Replication
9 5 (0.89%) VSAM
9 5 (0.89%) Xbox
10 3 (0.54%) Blog
10 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.54%) W3C
11 2 (0.36%) Fintech
11 2 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 63 (11.25%) Windows
2 35 (6.25%) Linux
3 28 (5.00%) Android
4 22 (3.93%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.14%) Unix
6 7 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (33.93%) MVC
3 143 (25.54%) OO
4 134 (23.93%) TDD
5 112 (20.00%) Scrum
6 75 (13.39%) Web Development
7 64 (11.43%) BDD
8 62 (11.07%) Software Engineering
8 62 (11.07%) Unit Testing
9 60 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 58 (10.36%) E-Commerce
11 47 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (6.61%) Project Management
13 35 (6.25%) Line Management
13 35 (6.25%) OOP
14 34 (6.07%) Open Source
15 29 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (5.00%) DevOps
16 28 (5.00%) Front End Development
17 26 (4.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 251 (44.82%) C#
2 227 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 163 (29.11%) SQL
4 149 (26.61%) Java
5 89 (15.89%) PHP
6 47 (8.39%) T-SQL
7 31 (5.54%) Ruby
8 28 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 27 (4.82%) C
10 24 (4.29%) Python
11 22 (3.93%) Scala
12 17 (3.04%) C++
13 16 (2.86%) Groovy
14 12 (2.14%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.96%) Apple Swift
15 11 (1.96%) VB
16 8 (1.43%) Go
17 7 (1.25%) Clojure
17 7 (1.25%) PHP 5
17 7 (1.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 44 (7.86%) Degree
2 7 (1.25%) ISEB
2 7 (1.25%) ISTQB
3 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.07%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (2.50%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (2.32%) Puppet
2 7 (1.25%) Grafana
2 7 (1.25%) Graphite
2 7 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.25%) Packer
2 7 (1.25%) Terraform
2 7 (1.25%) Uchiwa
3 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.71%) Zend
3 31 (5.54%) Oracle
4 18 (3.21%) Google
5 12 (2.14%) WSO2
6 8 (1.43%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.43%) EPiServer
6 8 (1.43%) SAP
7 7 (1.25%) MuleSoft
7 7 (1.25%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.25%) Twitter
8 6 (1.07%) Cognizant
8 6 (1.07%) IBM
8 6 (1.07%) VMware
8 6 (1.07%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.89%) Telerik
9 5 (0.89%) webMethods
10 3 (0.54%) Facebook
10 3 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.54%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Modis International
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, share options, flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £40,000 per annum £40,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
blu digital
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £27k - 31k per year
Posted: 6 days ago