Senior Jobs in the North of England

Senior
England > North of England

The median Senior salary in the North of England is £60,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 23 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 6 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior 2,926 2,381 2,337
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 14.57% 15.15% 12.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.35% 16.97% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,014 1,113 1,443
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,759 £40,522
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,833 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +6.48%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £79,768 £84,056 £85,000
England median annual salary £62,783 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.31% - +7.69%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North of England

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies 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 19,059 14,033 18,223
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 89.31% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14,336 7,943 10,955
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,500 £27,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £69,649 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Senior
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior in the North of England

Senior
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Senior in the North of England

Senior
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior in the North of England over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior in the North of England

Senior
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 within the North of England region over the 6 months to 23 June 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 +10 1,655 £60,000 - 299
Yorkshire +1 947 £59,526 -0.79% 132
North East +11 329 £58,800 +4.07% 49
Senior
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2024, Senior 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 in the job title.

1 723 (24.71%) Agile
2 616 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 543 (18.56%) AWS
4 537 (18.35%) Coaching
5 496 (16.95%) Software Engineering
6 481 (16.44%) Azure
7 435 (14.87%) Social Skills
8 387 (13.23%) Finance
9 355 (12.13%) SQL
10 327 (11.18%) DevOps
11 314 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
11 314 (10.73%) Degree
12 292 (9.98%) Microsoft
13 285 (9.74%) JavaScript
14 284 (9.71%) .NET
15 283 (9.67%) Public Sector
16 254 (8.68%) Python
17 246 (8.41%) C#
18 207 (7.07%) Roadmaps
19 204 (6.97%) React
20 191 (6.53%) Project Management
21 181 (6.19%) Terraform
22 177 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
23 170 (5.81%) Analytics
24 166 (5.67%) Java
25 165 (5.64%) Linux
26 162 (5.54%) Security Cleared
27 159 (5.43%) CI/CD
28 150 (5.13%) SC Cleared
29 148 (5.06%) CSS

Senior 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 53 (1.81%) ArcGIS
2 49 (1.67%) GeoServer
3 45 (1.54%) SAS
4 37 (1.26%) Microsoft Exchange
5 34 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 31 (1.06%) Tuxedo
7 27 (0.92%) CMS
8 16 (0.55%) Confluence
9 12 (0.41%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.24%) WordPress
11 4 (0.14%) Apache
11 4 (0.14%) IIS
11 4 (0.14%) nginx
12 3 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.10%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.068%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.068%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.034%) Jetty
14 1 (0.034%) Kentico
14 1 (0.034%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 43 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 43 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.44%) AutoCAD
3 13 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (0.44%) Sketch
4 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.17%) Solid Edge
5 5 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (0.14%) Maya
7 2 (0.068%) Revit
8 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.034%) Elementor
8 1 (0.034%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (0.65%) Magento
1 19 (0.65%) Shopify
2 15 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.17%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.068%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.068%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.068%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.034%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.034%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.034%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.034%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.034%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.034%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.034%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.034%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 543 (18.56%) AWS
2 481 (16.44%) Azure
3 107 (3.66%) Power Platform
4 101 (3.45%) SaaS
5 81 (2.77%) GCP
6 73 (2.49%) Microsoft 365
7 68 (2.32%) Azure DevOps
8 62 (2.12%) Entra ID
9 57 (1.95%) GitHub
10 56 (1.91%) Amazon S3
11 49 (1.67%) Amazon EKS
12 47 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
13 44 (1.50%) Serverless
14 43 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
14 43 (1.47%) OCI
15 42 (1.44%) Amazon ECR
15 42 (1.44%) Route 53
16 34 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
17 30 (1.03%) OneDrive
18 25 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.61%) DNS
1 47 (1.61%) Firewall
2 46 (1.57%) WAN
3 42 (1.44%) Network Security
4 28 (0.96%) LAN
5 27 (0.92%) DHCP
6 25 (0.85%) SD-WAN
7 24 (0.82%) Internet
7 24 (0.82%) PPP
8 23 (0.79%) TCP/IP
9 20 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
10 19 (0.65%) Wireless
11 15 (0.51%) Broadband
11 15 (0.51%) Cisco Firepower
12 12 (0.41%) SAN
12 12 (0.41%) VoIP
12 12 (0.41%) VPN
13 11 (0.38%) HTTP
14 10 (0.34%) TETRA
14 10 (0.34%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (4.44%) MySQL
2 120 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
3 92 (3.14%) SQL Server
4 87 (2.97%) NoSQL
5 68 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
5 68 (2.32%) Power BI
6 53 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
7 50 (1.71%) GIS
8 49 (1.67%) QGIS
9 40 (1.37%) MongoDB
10 32 (1.09%) DynamoDB
10 32 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (0.96%) Data Lake
11 28 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 24 (0.82%) Oracle Database
13 22 (0.75%) Redis
14 18 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
14 18 (0.62%) Big Data
14 18 (0.62%) Metadata
15 17 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 116 (3.96%) Git
2 44 (1.50%) JIRA
3 43 (1.47%) GitLab
4 27 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 21 (0.72%) Artifactory
6 20 (0.68%) Bitbucket
7 19 (0.65%) TeamCity
8 13 (0.44%) PHPUnit
9 11 (0.38%) Appium
10 10 (0.34%) CircleCI
10 10 (0.34%) Selenium
11 9 (0.31%) Gatling
11 9 (0.31%) JMeter
11 9 (0.31%) Maven
12 8 (0.27%) LabVIEW
13 7 (0.24%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.24%) Gradle
14 5 (0.17%) Cypress.io
14 5 (0.17%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 435 (14.87%) Social Skills
2 387 (13.23%) Finance
3 283 (9.67%) Public Sector
4 177 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
5 146 (4.99%) Legal
6 138 (4.72%) Banking
7 119 (4.07%) Retail
8 100 (3.42%) Manufacturing
9 99 (3.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 48 (1.64%) Presentation Skills
11 47 (1.61%) Law
12 46 (1.57%) Marketing
12 46 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 36 (1.23%) Games
13 36 (1.23%) Publishing
14 34 (1.16%) Electronics
15 32 (1.09%) Health Technology
16 27 (0.92%) Automotive
17 24 (0.82%) Telecoms
18 23 (0.79%) Tech for Good
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (9.71%) .NET
2 204 (6.97%) React
3 148 (5.06%) CSS
4 135 (4.61%) Node.js
5 119 (4.07%) RESTful
6 109 (3.73%) HTML
7 100 (3.42%) .NET Core
8 90 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 88 (3.01%) Vue
10 73 (2.49%) Laravel
11 58 (1.98%) ASP.NET
12 54 (1.85%) REST
13 49 (1.67%) .NET Framework
13 49 (1.67%) Leaflet
13 49 (1.67%) OpenLayers
13 49 (1.67%) PostGIS
14 39 (1.33%) Spring
15 38 (1.30%) Kafka
16 36 (1.23%) JSON
17 35 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 126 (4.31%) Public Cloud
2 99 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 76 (2.60%) Product Ownership
4 75 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 64 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
6 60 (2.05%) Data Centre
7 53 (1.81%) Blockchain
8 50 (1.71%) Onboarding
9 48 (1.64%) Driving Licence
10 45 (1.54%) e-Learning
11 43 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
12 28 (0.96%) Cyber Threat
12 28 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 28 (0.96%) PMI
13 27 (0.92%) Credit Risk
13 27 (0.92%) IoT
14 25 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (0.85%) Mobile App
15 24 (0.82%) NHS
15 24 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 165 (5.64%) Linux
2 141 (4.82%) Windows
3 44 (1.50%) Windows Server
4 22 (0.75%) Android
5 18 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 18 (0.62%) Unix
6 15 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
7 13 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.41%) Windows Server 2016
9 11 (0.38%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (0.21%) VME
11 5 (0.17%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.17%) VMS
11 5 (0.17%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.034%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 723 (24.71%) Agile
2 616 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 537 (18.35%) Coaching
4 496 (16.95%) Software Engineering
5 327 (11.18%) DevOps
6 314 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
7 207 (7.07%) Roadmaps
8 191 (6.53%) Project Management
9 170 (5.81%) Analytics
10 159 (5.43%) CI/CD
11 145 (4.96%) Actionable Insight
12 131 (4.48%) Full Stack Development
13 130 (4.44%) Artificial Intelligence
14 128 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 127 (4.34%) Cybersecurity
16 126 (4.31%) Design Patterns
17 125 (4.27%) TDD
18 123 (4.20%) Microservices
19 121 (4.14%) Test Automation
20 113 (3.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 355 (12.13%) SQL
2 285 (9.74%) JavaScript
3 254 (8.68%) Python
4 246 (8.41%) C#
5 166 (5.67%) Java
6 135 (4.61%) TypeScript
7 114 (3.90%) PHP
8 58 (1.98%) PowerShell
9 46 (1.57%) C
9 46 (1.57%) C++
10 42 (1.44%) COBOL
10 42 (1.44%) Micro Focus COBOL
11 35 (1.20%) T-SQL
12 24 (0.82%) Scala
13 22 (0.75%) PL/SQL
14 18 (0.62%) Data Analysis Expressions
15 15 (0.51%) Ruby
16 14 (0.48%) Go
17 12 (0.41%) R
17 12 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 314 (10.73%) Degree
2 162 (5.54%) Security Cleared
3 150 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 66 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 45 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 32 (1.09%) CCNP
8 30 (1.03%) Azure Certification
8 30 (1.03%) Master's Degree
9 26 (0.89%) AWS Certification
9 26 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (0.75%) CCNA
11 18 (0.62%) APMP
11 18 (0.62%) JNCIA
12 17 (0.58%) JNCIP
13 14 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (0.44%) CCIE
14 13 (0.44%) CISSP
15 12 (0.41%) HND
15 12 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.11%) Accessibility
2 84 (2.87%) QA
3 59 (2.02%) Data Quality
3 59 (2.02%) GDPR
4 52 (1.78%) WCAG
5 41 (1.40%) GMP
6 21 (0.72%) NIST
6 21 (0.72%) SLA
7 20 (0.68%) IFRS
7 20 (0.68%) IFRS 9
7 20 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (0.55%) PMO
9 11 (0.38%) NCSC
10 8 (0.27%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
12 5 (0.17%) PCI DSS
13 4 (0.14%) GRC
14 3 (0.10%) ISO 9001
15 2 (0.068%) GLP
15 2 (0.068%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 107 (3.66%) Docker
2 104 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 50 (1.71%) Firmware
4 27 (0.92%) Embedded Firmware
5 24 (0.82%) RACF
6 23 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 18 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.31%) vSphere
10 7 (0.24%) IAG
11 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.068%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.034%) KVM
13 1 (0.034%) Lustre
13 1 (0.034%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.034%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.034%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.034%) XenApp
13 1 (0.034%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 181 (6.19%) Terraform
2 135 (4.61%) Kubernetes
3 47 (1.61%) Prometheus
4 45 (1.54%) Ansible
5 26 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
6 18 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
7 12 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
8 11 (0.38%) Stealthwatch
9 10 (0.34%) Progress Chef
10 6 (0.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 5 (0.17%) CASB
11 5 (0.17%) Grafana
11 5 (0.17%) Puppet
11 5 (0.17%) WSUS
12 4 (0.14%) Cacti
12 4 (0.14%) SCCM
13 3 (0.10%) Jamf Pro
13 3 (0.10%) Kibana
14 2 (0.068%) logstash
14 2 (0.068%) SCOM
Vendors
1 292 (9.98%) Microsoft
2 100 (3.42%) Oracle
3 71 (2.43%) Google
4 66 (2.26%) Cisco
5 55 (1.88%) IBM
6 53 (1.81%) ServiceNow
7 49 (1.67%) ESRI
8 45 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 42 (1.44%) Dynatrace
9 42 (1.44%) Micro Focus
9 42 (1.44%) VMware
10 36 (1.23%) CyberArk
11 28 (0.96%) Informatica
11 28 (0.96%) SAP
12 25 (0.85%) Databricks
12 25 (0.85%) Juniper
13 24 (0.82%) CA
14 23 (0.79%) Adobe
14 23 (0.79%) Fortinet
14 23 (0.79%) Palo Alto