The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £38,250 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
North West / Lancashire
Rank 32 39 25
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 23 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 5.56% 3.61% 7.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.65% 3.75% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 24
Median salary £38,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.47% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,649 £48,000 £45,000
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 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 407 320 417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.31% 96.39% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 375 277 371
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £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 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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Blackburn +4 6 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Blackpool - 6 £75,649 -
Burnley - 4 £35,000 -
Preston - 3 £40,000 - 2
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Lancashire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 40 (85.11%) JavaScript
2 33 (70.21%) HTML
3 24 (51.06%) MVC
4 22 (46.81%) CSS
5 21 (44.68%) SQL
5 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
6 20 (42.55%) .NET
7 19 (40.43%) PHP
7 19 (40.43%) C#
7 19 (40.43%) HTML5
8 18 (38.30%) MySQL
9 16 (34.04%) Web Development
10 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (29.79%) E-Commerce
11 12 (25.53%) LAMP
12 11 (23.40%) jQuery
13 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (21.28%) Finance
13 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (19.15%) Legal
14 9 (19.15%) Open Source
15 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (17.02%) Java
15 8 (17.02%) Node.js
16 7 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (14.89%) CSS3
16 7 (14.89%) Web Application Development
16 7 (14.89%) OO PHP
16 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
16 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (8.51%) CMS
1 4 (8.51%) WordPress
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Magento
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (38.30%) MySQL
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) JIRA
3 4 (8.51%) gulp
3 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.38%) Artifactory
4 3 (6.38%) Maven
4 3 (6.38%) SonarQube
4 3 (6.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Grunt
6 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Legal
3 4 (8.51%) Advertising
4 3 (6.38%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) HTML
2 22 (46.81%) CSS
3 20 (42.55%) .NET
4 19 (40.43%) HTML5
5 12 (25.53%) LAMP
6 11 (23.40%) jQuery
7 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (17.02%) Node.js
9 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
9 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
9 7 (14.89%) CSS3
9 7 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (14.89%) XML
10 5 (10.64%) WCF
11 4 (8.51%) ADO.NET
11 4 (8.51%) JSON
11 4 (8.51%) LESS
11 4 (8.51%) Sass
11 4 (8.51%) Symfony
11 4 (8.51%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) iPad
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) MVC
2 16 (34.04%) Web Development
3 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.15%) Open Source
5 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.89%) OO
5 7 (14.89%) OO PHP
5 7 (14.89%) Web Application Development
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
7 4 (8.51%) SDLC
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) BDD
8 3 (6.38%) Coaching
8 3 (6.38%) Content Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.38%) Parallel Computing
8 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) JavaScript
2 21 (44.68%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) C#
3 19 (40.43%) PHP
4 8 (17.02%) Java
5 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Telerik
3 1 (2.13%) Sun
3 1 (2.13%) Zend
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