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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
England / North West
Rank 197 218 233
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 49 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 19 15
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
5700 5221 6606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4795 4390 5650
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 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 +7 42 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Cheshire - 5 £47,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £46,690 -
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 58 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 41 (44.57%) C#
3 41 (44.57%) Java
4 31 (33.70%) .NET
4 31 (33.70%) AngularJS
5 29 (31.52%) SQL
6 28 (30.43%) CSS
7 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
8 26 (28.26%) Mentoring
9 25 (27.17%) HTML
9 25 (27.17%) TDD
10 24 (26.09%) MVC
11 21 (22.83%) Software Engineering
11 21 (22.83%) Oracle
11 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET
12 20 (21.74%) MySQL
13 19 (20.65%) Node.js
14 18 (19.57%) Linux
15 16 (17.39%) PHP
15 16 (17.39%) Scrum
15 16 (17.39%) Spring
15 16 (17.39%) Selenium
15 16 (17.39%) WCF
15 16 (17.39%) Laravel
15 16 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (16.30%) HTML5
16 15 (16.30%) MongoDB
16 15 (16.30%) Degree

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 11 (11.96%) Tomcat
2 9 (9.78%) JBoss
3 4 (4.35%) Apache Solr
3 4 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.35%) Confluence
3 4 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.35%) Jetty
3 4 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.35%) WordPress
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) HTTP
1 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.74%) MySQL
3 15 (16.30%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.43%) Big Data
7 4 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.35%) Couchbase
7 4 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.35%) Redis
7 4 (4.35%) Riak
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Selenium
2 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.87%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.78%) JUnit
5 7 (7.61%) Eclipse
5 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.52%) NUnit
7 5 (5.43%) JIRA
7 5 (5.43%) Subversion
8 4 (4.35%) Bitbucket
8 4 (4.35%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.35%) JMeter
8 4 (4.35%) jMock
8 4 (4.35%) Mockito
8 4 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.17%) MSTest
9 2 (2.17%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.09%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (9.78%) Retail
2 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 6 (6.52%) Advertising
3 6 (6.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) .NET
1 31 (33.70%) AngularJS
2 28 (30.43%) CSS
3 25 (27.17%) HTML
4 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET
5 19 (20.65%) Node.js
6 16 (17.39%) Laravel
6 16 (17.39%) Spring
6 16 (17.39%) WCF
7 15 (16.30%) HTML5
8 14 (15.22%) WPF
9 13 (14.13%) Java EE
9 13 (14.13%) SOAP
10 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (13.04%) LAMP
11 11 (11.96%) .NET Framework
11 11 (11.96%) Oracle ADF
12 9 (9.78%) J2EE
13 7 (7.61%) XML
14 6 (6.52%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) iPad
2 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.96%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.26%) SCADA
5 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.09%) Blog
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) Kindle
6 1 (1.09%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.57%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Android
2 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.17%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.26%) Mentoring
3 25 (27.17%) TDD
4 24 (26.09%) MVC
5 21 (22.83%) Software Engineering
6 16 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (17.39%) Scrum
7 13 (14.13%) Web Development
8 12 (13.04%) BDD
9 11 (11.96%) OO
10 10 (10.87%) SDLC
11 9 (9.78%) MVVM
12 7 (7.61%) Kanban
12 7 (7.61%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.61%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.52%) Coaching
13 6 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (6.52%) SOA
13 6 (6.52%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.65%) JavaScript
2 41 (44.57%) C#
2 41 (44.57%) Java
3 29 (31.52%) SQL
4 16 (17.39%) PHP
5 9 (9.78%) Python
6 5 (5.43%) Perl
6 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.43%) Ruby
6 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.35%) Clojure
7 4 (4.35%) Go
7 4 (4.35%) PHP 5
7 4 (4.35%) Scala
8 3 (3.26%) C++
9 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Ansible
1 4 (4.35%) Kibana
1 4 (4.35%) logstash
1 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.35%) Puppet
1 4 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Oracle
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) Cadence
3 4 (4.35%) HP
4 3 (3.26%) Zend
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco
5 2 (2.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.17%) IBM Sterling
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