The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 22 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 48 54
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 26 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.84% 2.80% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 2.86% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 5
Median salary £42,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 492 454 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.62% 97.84% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 365 370 365
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Merseyside over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 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
Liverpool +12 22 £42,000 -1.17% 3
Southport - 2 £48,750 - 2
St Helens - 2 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Merseyside region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 23 (50.00%) C#
1 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (50.00%) .NET
2 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 19 (41.30%) MVC
4 15 (32.61%) SQL
5 12 (26.09%) PHP
5 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) jQuery
6 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
6 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (21.74%) MySQL
6 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (19.57%) ETL
7 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
7 9 (19.57%) OO
7 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
8 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (17.39%) OOP
8 8 (17.39%) DTS
8 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.39%) ERwin
8 8 (17.39%) Driving Licence
9 7 (15.22%) Laravel

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (6.52%) CMS
1 3 (6.52%) Drupal
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) MySQL
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (17.39%) DTS
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) ERwin
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
2 12 (26.09%) jQuery
3 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
5 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
6 7 (15.22%) Laravel
6 7 (15.22%) Symfony
7 6 (13.04%) WCF
8 5 (10.87%) CSS
8 5 (10.87%) HTML
8 5 (10.87%) REST
9 4 (8.70%) HTML5
9 4 (8.70%) SOAP
9 4 (8.70%) WinForms
9 4 (8.70%) WPF
10 3 (6.52%) CSS3
11 2 (4.35%) Ajax
12 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Driving Licence
2 6 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Android
1 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) MVC
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (19.57%) ETL
4 9 (19.57%) OO
5 8 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (17.39%) OOP
6 6 (13.04%) CRM
6 6 (13.04%) DevOps
6 6 (13.04%) SOLID
7 5 (10.87%) OO PHP
8 4 (8.70%) TDD
9 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.52%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.52%) Kanban
9 3 (6.52%) Machine Learning
9 3 (6.52%) Microservices
9 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) C#
1 23 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) PHP
4 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.70%) PHP 5
5 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Google
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Zend
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Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago