The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 225 224 242
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 33 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 24
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,786 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.42% +11.11%
Senior Software 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
6077 5885 7110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.66% 95.89% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5126 4863 6067
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the North West region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 -4 20 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Cheshire +27 8 £43,750 -
Lancashire - 5 £53,380 - 1
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.09%) C#
3 36 (44.44%) .NET
4 34 (41.98%) Java
5 32 (39.51%) JavaScript
6 31 (38.27%) SQL Server
7 29 (35.80%) MVC
8 27 (33.33%) TDD
9 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET
9 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
9 24 (29.63%) Mentoring
10 22 (27.16%) Software Engineering
11 21 (25.93%) CSS
11 21 (25.93%) SQL
12 19 (23.46%) WCF
13 17 (20.99%) WPF
13 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.99%) BDD
14 15 (18.52%) Web Development
14 15 (18.52%) .NET Framework
14 15 (18.52%) Oracle
15 14 (17.28%) HTML
15 14 (17.28%) SOAP
15 14 (17.28%) Scrum
15 14 (17.28%) MongoDB
15 14 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
16 13 (16.05%) Linux
17 12 (14.81%) Tomcat

Senior Software 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 12 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.88%) JBoss
3 5 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.94%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.94%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.94%) Jetty
4 4 (4.94%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.94%) WordPress
5 3 (3.70%) Confluence
6 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
1 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.27%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.28%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.35%) MySQL
4 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.94%) Big Data
6 4 (4.94%) Couchbase
6 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.94%) Redis
6 4 (4.94%) Riak
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.58%) Selenium
3 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (9.88%) JUnit
5 7 (8.64%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (7.41%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.41%) NUnit
7 5 (6.17%) Subversion
8 4 (4.94%) JIRA
9 3 (3.70%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.70%) JMeter
9 3 (3.70%) jMock
9 3 (3.70%) Mockito
9 3 (3.70%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.23%) MSTest
10 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 6 (7.41%) Advertising
4 4 (4.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (44.44%) .NET
2 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
2 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET
3 21 (25.93%) CSS
4 19 (23.46%) WCF
5 17 (20.99%) WPF
6 15 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (17.28%) HTML
7 14 (17.28%) SOAP
8 11 (13.58%) Spring
9 9 (11.11%) Entity Framework
9 9 (11.11%) Node.js
10 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (9.88%) J2EE
10 8 (9.88%) Java EE
11 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (7.41%) HTML5
12 6 (7.41%) jQuery
12 6 (7.41%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) iPad
5 3 (3.70%) SCADA
6 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.23%) Blog
7 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) Kindle
7 1 (1.23%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) MVC
3 27 (33.33%) TDD
4 24 (29.63%) Mentoring
5 22 (27.16%) Software Engineering
6 17 (20.99%) BDD
7 15 (18.52%) Web Development
8 14 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (17.28%) Scrum
9 11 (13.58%) MVVM
9 11 (13.58%) OO
10 10 (12.35%) SDLC
11 8 (9.88%) Coaching
11 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (8.64%) Kanban
12 7 (8.64%) Multithreading
12 7 (8.64%) SOA
13 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
14 4 (4.94%) Open Source
14 4 (4.94%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) C#
2 34 (41.98%) Java
3 32 (39.51%) JavaScript
4 21 (25.93%) SQL
5 11 (13.58%) PHP
6 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.17%) Python
7 5 (6.17%) Ruby
8 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.94%) Go
8 4 (4.94%) Perl
8 4 (4.94%) PHP 5
8 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.47%) C++
9 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Ansible
1 4 (4.94%) Kibana
1 4 (4.94%) logstash
1 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.94%) Puppet
1 4 (4.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.52%) Oracle
3 3 (3.70%) Zend
4 2 (2.47%) Cadence
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco
4 2 (2.47%) HP
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