The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 12 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 11.54% 5.21% 7.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.00% 5.56% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Senior Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 90 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 96.15% 93.75% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 63
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Salford

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) Grails
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) React
3 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) XHTML
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Legal
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Joomla!
6 2 (20.00%) Drupal
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Magento
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) WordPress
7 1 (10.00%) Android
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Gradle

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (20.00%) Drupal
1 2 (20.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
1 7 (70.00%) Grails
1 7 (70.00%) React
2 6 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) J2SE
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
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