The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 26 16 32
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 5.34% 4.17% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 4.29% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 10
Median salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +14.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £51,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £51,500 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 122 70 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 93.13% 97.22% 99.41%
Number of salaries quoted 109 57 141
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Bolton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Bolton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Bolton over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Bolton

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Bolton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) Kanban
5 6 (50.00%) OOP
6 5 (41.67%) TDD
6 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
6 5 (41.67%) SMS
6 5 (41.67%) HTML5
6 5 (41.67%) Social Media
6 5 (41.67%) iPad
6 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (41.67%) Redis
6 5 (41.67%) Facebook
6 5 (41.67%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 5 (41.67%) SOLID
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) Redis
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Mercurial
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 5 (41.67%) Entity Framework
4 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (41.67%) SignalR
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) WinForms
7 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
7 1 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) iPad
1 5 (41.67%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Kanban
3 6 (50.00%) OOP
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (41.67%) SOLID
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Zend