The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior Developer
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 54 64
Rank change year-on-year +22 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 5.50% 1.78% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 1.81% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 7
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £49,800
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.57% +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 Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 422 441 580
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 96.79% 98.22% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 355 353 478
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Lancashire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Preston 0 12 £42,500 +25.92% 1
Chorley - 7 £43,500 - 2
Blackburn 0 5 £60,000 +29.03%
Lancaster - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Lancashire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 38 (80.85%) JavaScript
2 33 (70.21%) HTML
3 29 (61.70%) CSS
4 26 (55.32%) MySQL
5 24 (51.06%) PHP
6 20 (42.55%) MVC
7 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (34.04%) E-Commerce
7 16 (34.04%) HTML5
8 15 (31.91%) SQL
9 12 (25.53%) .NET
9 12 (25.53%) Web Development
9 12 (25.53%) jQuery
9 12 (25.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (23.40%) LAMP
10 11 (23.40%) OO
10 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 10 (21.28%) Java
12 9 (19.15%) C#
12 9 (19.15%) CSS3
12 9 (19.15%) OO PHP
13 8 (17.02%) Sass
13 8 (17.02%) Magento
13 8 (17.02%) Marketing
13 8 (17.02%) SOAP
14 7 (14.89%) OOP
14 7 (14.89%) Spring
14 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.89%) Degree
14 7 (14.89%) Git (software)

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (6.38%) IIS
1 3 (6.38%) Mongoose
1 3 (6.38%) OpenEdge
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) WordPress
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Magento
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (55.32%) MySQL
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) Artifactory
3 3 (6.38%) gulp
3 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) SonarQube
3 3 (6.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (17.02%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 29 (61.70%) CSS
3 16 (34.04%) HTML5
4 12 (25.53%) .NET
4 12 (25.53%) jQuery
4 12 (25.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (23.40%) LAMP
6 9 (19.15%) CSS3
7 8 (17.02%) Sass
7 8 (17.02%) SOAP
8 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.89%) Spring
9 6 (12.77%) WCF
10 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.64%) XML
10 5 (10.64%) XSL
11 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.51%) Node.js
12 3 (6.38%) Express
12 3 (6.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) MVC
2 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) E-Commerce
3 12 (25.53%) Web Development
4 11 (23.40%) OO
5 9 (19.15%) OO PHP
6 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
6 7 (14.89%) OOP
6 7 (14.89%) Web Application Development
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.77%) Front End Development
8 5 (10.64%) Open Source
9 4 (8.51%) Coaching
9 4 (8.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (8.51%) SDLC
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.38%) BDD
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
10 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) JavaScript
2 24 (51.06%) PHP
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 10 (21.28%) Java
5 9 (19.15%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) MCAD
2 1 (2.13%) MCPD
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Telerik
3 1 (2.13%) Zend
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