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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 48 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 310 285 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.09% 4.26% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 4.40% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 283 258 322
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £50,000
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
5934 6480 7095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.34% 96.93% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4973 5374 5719
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 £24,000 £23,000
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +16 230 £45,000 - 55
Cheshire +21 63 £45,000 - 7
Lancashire +6 12 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Merseyside -15 4 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 277 (45.94%) JavaScript
2 263 (43.62%) C#
3 260 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
4 259 (42.95%) .NET
5 253 (41.96%) MVC
6 213 (35.32%) ASP.NET
7 208 (34.49%) CSS
7 208 (34.49%) HTML
8 187 (31.01%) Java
9 173 (28.69%) SQL
10 166 (27.53%) jQuery
11 162 (26.87%) TDD
12 159 (26.37%) SQL Server
13 137 (22.72%) OO
14 131 (21.72%) AngularJS
15 124 (20.56%) Scrum
16 119 (19.73%) Web Services
17 112 (18.57%) PHP
18 109 (18.08%) Web Development
19 102 (16.92%) Finance
20 101 (16.75%) .NET Framework
21 100 (16.58%) Spring
22 99 (16.42%) XML
23 97 (16.09%) Git (software)
24 96 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
25 88 (14.59%) MySQL
26 81 (13.43%) Microsoft
27 77 (12.77%) HTML5
28 72 (11.94%) BDD
28 72 (11.94%) SOAP

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 (5.47%) CMS
1 33 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.65%) Tomcat
3 20 (3.32%) JBoss
4 19 (3.15%) WebSphere
5 18 (2.99%) WordPress
6 16 (2.65%) Umbraco
7 14 (2.32%) Drupal
8 12 (1.99%) nginx
9 10 (1.66%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.33%) Apache
11 8 (1.33%) Mule
12 7 (1.16%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (1.00%) Mule ESB
14 5 (0.83%) Confluence
14 5 (0.83%) Kentico
14 5 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 47 (7.79%) Magento
2 9 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.33%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.99%) SaaS
4 13 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.66%) PaaS
8 3 (0.50%) GitHub
9 2 (0.33%) AdWords
9 2 (0.33%) iTunes
9 2 (0.33%) Slack
10 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.49%) SSL
2 14 (2.32%) HTTP
3 10 (1.66%) Internet
4 3 (0.50%) Intranet
4 3 (0.50%) LDAP
5 1 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) Skype
5 1 (0.17%) SMS
5 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 88 (14.59%) MySQL
3 49 (8.13%) NoSQL
4 44 (7.30%) MongoDB
5 43 (7.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (3.98%) Relational Database
9 20 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (2.49%) Redis
12 13 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (1.99%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.49%) Neo4j
16 7 (1.16%) Couchbase
17 5 (0.83%) DB2
17 5 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 97 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 55 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (8.29%) Jenkins
4 41 (6.80%) Eclipse
4 41 (6.80%) Maven
5 34 (5.64%) JIRA
6 33 (5.47%) Visual Studio
7 31 (5.14%) Subversion
8 26 (4.31%) JUnit
9 23 (3.81%) Ant
10 21 (3.48%) Selenium
11 18 (2.99%) Bitbucket
12 16 (2.65%) Grunt
13 15 (2.49%) Gradle
14 14 (2.32%) SpecFlow
15 13 (2.16%) Mercurial
15 13 (2.16%) MSTest
15 13 (2.16%) PhpStorm
16 12 (1.99%) Redmine
16 12 (1.99%) Vagrant
General
1 102 (16.92%) Finance
2 34 (5.64%) Marketing
3 21 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.32%) Retail
5 14 (2.32%) Banking
6 9 (1.49%) Electronics
6 9 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.00%) Publishing
8 5 (0.83%) Advertising
8 5 (0.83%) Legal
9 4 (0.66%) Automotive
9 4 (0.66%) Law
9 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (42.95%) .NET
2 213 (35.32%) ASP.NET
3 208 (34.49%) CSS
3 208 (34.49%) HTML
4 166 (27.53%) jQuery
5 131 (21.72%) AngularJS
6 119 (19.73%) Web Services
7 101 (16.75%) .NET Framework
8 100 (16.58%) Spring
9 99 (16.42%) XML
10 96 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 77 (12.77%) HTML5
12 72 (11.94%) SOAP
13 68 (11.28%) Entity Framework
13 68 (11.28%) RESTful
14 62 (10.28%) WCF
15 60 (9.95%) WPF
16 59 (9.78%) CSS3
17 55 (9.12%) Hibernate
17 55 (9.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.44%) iPad
2 26 (4.31%) Computer Science
3 23 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.82%) N-Tier
6 9 (1.49%) Social Media
7 8 (1.33%) Fintech
8 6 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.00%) User Experience
9 5 (0.83%) Replication
10 4 (0.66%) W3C
10 4 (0.66%) Xbox
11 3 (0.50%) Blog
11 3 (0.50%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.33%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.33%) iPhone
13 1 (0.17%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.17%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.12%) Windows
2 48 (7.96%) Linux
3 25 (4.15%) Android
4 22 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.82%) Unix
6 4 (0.66%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.17%) Debian
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (41.96%) MVC
3 162 (26.87%) TDD
4 137 (22.72%) OO
5 124 (20.56%) Scrum
6 109 (18.08%) Web Development
7 72 (11.94%) BDD
8 69 (11.44%) E-Commerce
8 69 (11.44%) Software Engineering
9 68 (11.28%) OOP
10 60 (9.95%) Unit Testing
11 59 (9.78%) Mentoring
12 37 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (5.97%) Front End Development
14 34 (5.64%) Kanban
15 31 (5.14%) SDLC
16 28 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (4.48%) Line Management
17 27 (4.48%) Open Source
18 26 (4.31%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 277 (45.94%) JavaScript
2 263 (43.62%) C#
3 187 (31.01%) Java
4 173 (28.69%) SQL
5 112 (18.57%) PHP
6 43 (7.13%) T-SQL
7 31 (5.14%) VB.NET
8 28 (4.64%) Ruby
9 24 (3.98%) Python
9 24 (3.98%) Scala
10 19 (3.15%) C
11 18 (2.99%) Groovy
12 14 (2.32%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.16%) Apple Swift
13 13 (2.16%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.16%) VB
14 11 (1.82%) C++
14 11 (1.82%) Go
15 10 (1.66%) PHP 5
16 9 (1.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 51 (8.46%) Degree
2 10 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.00%) ISEB
4 6 (1.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.50%) HND
6 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.65%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (2.16%) Docker
2 4 (0.66%) Varnish
3 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (2.65%) Puppet
2 9 (1.49%) Grafana
2 9 (1.49%) Graphite
2 9 (1.49%) Packer
2 9 (1.49%) Terraform
2 9 (1.49%) Uchiwa
3 6 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.63%) Oracle
3 38 (6.30%) Zend
4 18 (2.99%) Google
5 10 (1.66%) Atlassian
5 10 (1.66%) SAP
5 10 (1.66%) Sitecore
6 9 (1.49%) MuleSoft
6 9 (1.49%) WSO2
7 8 (1.33%) EPiServer
7 8 (1.33%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.00%) Cognizant
10 5 (0.83%) Endeca
10 5 (0.83%) FatWire
10 5 (0.83%) hybris
11 4 (0.66%) Tableau
11 4 (0.66%) VMware
12 3 (0.50%) Facebook
12 3 (0.50%) Telerik
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago