Senior Developer Jobs in the North of England

Senior Developer
England > North of England

The median Senior Developer salary in the North of England is £60,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

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

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 71 86 83
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 481 727 648
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 3.44% 4.07% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 4.38% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 373 390 517
10th Percentile £43,381 £50,000 £43,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% - +19.05%
75th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £74,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -12.16% +5.71% +16.67%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 13,351 16,583 17,420
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 92.94% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10,462 8,670 11,419
10th Percentile £27,250 £30,000 £27,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in the North of England

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Developer in the North of England.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in the North of England

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in the North of England over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in the North of England

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the North of England region over the 6 months to 3 March 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
North West +4 290 £60,000 - 71
Yorkshire +41 167 £55,000 -15.38% 33
North East -22 24 £55,000 -4.35% 14
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2024, Senior Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North of England region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 133 (27.65%) .NET
2 127 (26.40%) Agile
3 125 (25.99%) AWS
4 121 (25.16%) JavaScript
5 120 (24.95%) C#
6 105 (21.83%) SQL
7 101 (21.00%) Azure
8 86 (17.88%) React
9 85 (17.67%) PHP
10 73 (15.18%) Mentoring
11 70 (14.55%) Full Stack Development
12 65 (13.51%) Java
13 64 (13.31%) Degree
13 64 (13.31%) Unit Testing
14 61 (12.68%) PostgreSQL
14 61 (12.68%) DevOps
15 59 (12.27%) Laravel
16 58 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
17 57 (11.85%) Actionable Insight
18 55 (11.43%) TypeScript
19 54 (11.23%) Finance
20 53 (11.02%) HTML
20 53 (11.02%) Front End Development
20 53 (11.02%) CI/CD
21 52 (10.81%) Social Skills
22 51 (10.60%) AngularJS
22 51 (10.60%) MySQL
22 51 (10.60%) CSS
22 51 (10.60%) Git
23 50 (10.40%) Artificial Intelligence

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.70%) CMS
2 6 (1.25%) JBoss
2 6 (1.25%) Red Hat Fuse
3 5 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.04%) Umbraco
4 3 (0.62%) Apache
4 3 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.62%) Confluence
4 3 (0.62%) nginx
4 3 (0.62%) WordPress
5 2 (0.42%) SAS
5 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.21%) Jetty
6 1 (0.21%) Kentico
6 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Maya
1 4 (0.83%) Trello
Business Applications
1 16 (3.33%) Shopify
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 125 (25.99%) AWS
2 101 (21.00%) Azure
3 46 (9.56%) SaaS
4 32 (6.65%) Power Platform
5 27 (5.61%) GCP
6 21 (4.37%) Azure DevOps
7 13 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (2.49%) GitHub
9 11 (2.29%) Azure Logic Apps
10 10 (2.08%) Google Play
11 9 (1.87%) Azure Service Bus
11 9 (1.87%) Serverless
12 8 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (1.46%) Azure API Management
13 7 (1.46%) GitHub Actions
14 6 (1.25%) PowerApps
15 5 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (1.04%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 5 (1.04%) NuGet
15 5 (1.04%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.83%) HTTP
2 2 (0.42%) SSH
3 1 (0.21%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.68%) PostgreSQL
2 51 (10.60%) MySQL
3 35 (7.28%) Oracle Database
3 35 (7.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 31 (6.44%) SQL Server
5 28 (5.82%) Power BI
6 14 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.49%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.08%) Power Query
10 9 (1.87%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.66%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.83%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.83%) Tableau
14 3 (0.62%) DynamoDB
15 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.42%) Qlik Sense
15 2 (0.42%) Tableau Desktop
Development Applications
1 51 (10.60%) Git
2 13 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.29%) Bitbucket
3 11 (2.29%) PHPUnit
4 10 (2.08%) Appium
4 10 (2.08%) JIRA
5 6 (1.25%) IntelliJ
5 6 (1.25%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.04%) JetBrains Rider
7 3 (0.62%) Maven
8 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.42%) Gradle
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.21%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.21%) GitLab
9 1 (0.21%) Mockito
9 1 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.21%) TestCafe
9 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
General
1 54 (11.23%) Finance
2 52 (10.81%) Social Skills
3 35 (7.28%) Retail
4 25 (5.20%) Public Sector
5 24 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.91%) Banking
7 13 (2.70%) Health Technology
8 12 (2.49%) Tech for Good
9 9 (1.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 7 (1.46%) Law
10 7 (1.46%) Marketing
11 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.04%) Legal
12 5 (1.04%) Police
13 4 (0.83%) Digital Health
14 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.42%) Automotive
15 2 (0.42%) Games
16 1 (0.21%) Advertising
16 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (27.65%) .NET
2 86 (17.88%) React
3 59 (12.27%) Laravel
4 53 (11.02%) HTML
5 51 (10.60%) AngularJS
5 51 (10.60%) CSS
6 48 (9.98%) Node.js
7 44 (9.15%) .NET Core
8 36 (7.48%) Vue
9 34 (7.07%) REST
10 33 (6.86%) ASP.NET
11 26 (5.41%) JSON
12 25 (5.20%) RESTful
12 25 (5.20%) Web Services
13 24 (4.99%) Spring
14 19 (3.95%) .NET Framework
14 19 (3.95%) Kafka
15 18 (3.74%) Symfony
16 15 (3.12%) RabbitMQ
17 14 (2.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.24%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (3.12%) Legacy Systems
2 15 (3.12%) Product Ownership
3 11 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.08%) PropTech
5 9 (1.87%) IoT
5 9 (1.87%) Video\Live Streaming
6 8 (1.66%) NHS
7 7 (1.46%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.25%) Legacy Applications
8 6 (1.25%) Onboarding
9 5 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.62%) Hackathon
11 3 (0.62%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.62%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.57%) Linux
2 14 (2.91%) Android
3 6 (1.25%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.04%) Windows
5 3 (0.62%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (26.40%) Agile
2 73 (15.18%) Mentoring
3 70 (14.55%) Full Stack Development
4 64 (13.31%) Unit Testing
5 61 (12.68%) DevOps
6 58 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
7 57 (11.85%) Actionable Insight
8 53 (11.02%) CI/CD
8 53 (11.02%) Front End Development
9 50 (10.40%) Artificial Intelligence
9 50 (10.40%) TDD
10 47 (9.77%) MVC
11 46 (9.56%) Software Engineering
12 45 (9.36%) Secure Coding
13 41 (8.52%) User Experience
14 40 (8.32%) Performance Tuning
15 38 (7.90%) Migration
16 37 (7.69%) Design Patterns
17 35 (7.28%) Data Migration
18 34 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 121 (25.16%) JavaScript
2 120 (24.95%) C#
3 105 (21.83%) SQL
4 85 (17.67%) PHP
5 65 (13.51%) Java
6 55 (11.43%) TypeScript
7 35 (7.28%) PL/SQL
8 16 (3.33%) Python
9 12 (2.49%) Data Analysis Expressions
9 12 (2.49%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.08%) Kotlin
11 4 (0.83%) Go
12 3 (0.62%) Rust
13 2 (0.42%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.42%) COBOL
13 2 (0.42%) Micro Focus COBOL
13 2 (0.42%) R
14 1 (0.21%) Bash
14 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (13.31%) Degree
2 29 (6.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.57%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.62%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.62%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.42%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
6 2 (0.42%) AWS Certified Developer
6 2 (0.42%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
6 2 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.21%) Azure Certification
7 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.16%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.83%) GDPR
4 3 (0.62%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (8.94%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) Embedded Firmware
3 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (6.44%) Kubernetes
2 16 (3.33%) Terraform
3 1 (0.21%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) Istio
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (7.90%) Oracle
2 31 (6.44%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.99%) Google
4 7 (1.46%) MuleSoft
5 3 (0.62%) Adobe
5 3 (0.62%) Atlassian
5 3 (0.62%) New Relic
5 3 (0.62%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.62%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.42%) Coremetrics
6 2 (0.42%) Micro Focus
6 2 (0.42%) PayPal
6 2 (0.42%) Quadient
6 2 (0.42%) Salesforce
6 2 (0.42%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.42%) Zend
7 1 (0.21%) Databricks
7 1 (0.21%) Nintex
7 1 (0.21%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.21%) Splunk