The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 38 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.42% 5.36% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 5.63% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +15.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
216 160 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 92.31% 95.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 198 136 189
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £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 Stockport

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Stockport

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 26 (74.29%) MVC
1 26 (74.29%) HTML
2 25 (71.43%) CSS
3 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET
3 24 (68.57%) C#
3 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 24 (68.57%) .NET
3 24 (68.57%) jQuery
4 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (62.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (48.57%) Scrum
6 17 (48.57%) XML
7 15 (42.86%) OO
8 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (34.29%) IIS
9 12 (34.29%) TDD
9 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (34.29%) Ajax
9 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 10 (28.57%) WCF
10 10 (28.57%) WPF
10 10 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
11 9 (25.71%) JUnit
11 9 (25.71%) MySQL
12 7 (20.00%) Java
12 7 (20.00%) Web Services
13 6 (17.14%) Linux

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 12 (34.29%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) JBoss
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.57%) GlassFish
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) MySQL
4 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.57%) DB2
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (25.71%) JUnit
2 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
3 6 (17.14%) Selenium
3 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.43%) Gradle
4 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.57%) Ant
5 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (5.71%) NUnit
6 2 (5.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) HTML
2 25 (71.43%) CSS
3 24 (68.57%) .NET
3 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET
3 24 (68.57%) jQuery
4 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (48.57%) XML
6 12 (34.29%) Ajax
7 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 10 (28.57%) WCF
7 10 (28.57%) WPF
7 10 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 4 (11.43%) JSP
9 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
9 4 (11.43%) Spring
10 3 (8.57%) JNDI
10 3 (8.57%) JMS
10 3 (8.57%) SOAP
10 3 (8.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) MVC
2 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) Scrum
4 15 (42.86%) OO
5 12 (34.29%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.43%) Change Control
7 2 (5.71%) Validation
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.71%) Communications Security
7 2 (5.71%) OOD
8 1 (2.86%) OOP
8 1 (2.86%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
1 24 (68.57%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) MCP
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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