Senior Developer Jobs in the North West

Senior Developer
England > North West

The median Senior Developer salary in the North West is £60,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 59 63 84
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 290 429 354
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 3.78% 5.10% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% 5.48% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 214 261 273
10th Percentile £42,764 £52,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,938 £72,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,500 £74,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -11.49% +5.71% +16.67%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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 West with a recognized job title 7,283 7,833 9,128
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 93.16% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,684 4,441 5,619
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £38,386
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% +2.86% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in the North West

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in the North West

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in the North West

Senior Developer
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 2 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
Manchester +7 190 £60,000 -7.69% 50
Merseyside +28 62 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Cheshire +8 22 £75,000 +15.38% 13
Lancashire +5 9 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Cumbria +3 4 £60,000 +74.36% 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 West region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 86 (29.66%) Agile
2 85 (29.31%) AWS
3 78 (26.90%) .NET
4 77 (26.55%) C#
5 67 (23.10%) JavaScript
6 62 (21.38%) React
7 61 (21.03%) SQL
8 60 (20.69%) Azure
9 48 (16.55%) Full Stack Development
10 47 (16.21%) Unit Testing
11 45 (15.52%) PHP
12 44 (15.17%) Finance
13 42 (14.48%) Degree
14 39 (13.45%) TDD
15 38 (13.10%) Java
16 37 (12.76%) Laravel
16 37 (12.76%) Actionable Insight
17 36 (12.41%) Design Patterns
17 36 (12.41%) Node.js
18 35 (12.07%) Front End Development
19 34 (11.72%) Secure Coding
19 34 (11.72%) DevOps
20 33 (11.38%) MVC
21 32 (11.03%) Software Engineering
22 31 (10.69%) PostgreSQL
22 31 (10.69%) MySQL
22 31 (10.69%) Git
22 31 (10.69%) Mentoring
23 30 (10.34%) OOP
24 29 (10.00%) TypeScript

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North West 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 9 (3.10%) CMS
2 4 (1.38%) JBoss
2 4 (1.38%) Red Hat Fuse
3 2 (0.69%) Apache
3 2 (0.69%) Confluence
3 2 (0.69%) nginx
3 2 (0.69%) SAS
3 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.34%) Jetty
4 1 (0.34%) Kentico
4 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 85 (29.31%) AWS
2 60 (20.69%) Azure
3 28 (9.66%) SaaS
4 19 (6.55%) GCP
5 10 (3.45%) GitHub
5 10 (3.45%) Google Play
6 9 (3.10%) Power Platform
7 8 (2.76%) Azure DevOps
7 8 (2.76%) Azure Service Bus
8 7 (2.41%) Azure API Management
8 7 (2.41%) Azure Logic Apps
8 7 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (2.41%) GitHub Actions
9 6 (2.07%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.72%) NuGet
11 4 (1.38%) Serverless
12 3 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (1.03%) Azure App Service
12 3 (1.03%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.69%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.69%) HTTP
1 2 (0.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.69%) MySQL
1 31 (10.69%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (8.28%) Oracle Database
2 24 (8.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (3.79%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.41%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.07%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.72%) Power BI
8 4 (1.38%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.38%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.69%) DynamoDB
9 2 (0.69%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.69%) Tableau
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.34%) DocumentDB
10 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.34%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 31 (10.69%) Git
2 10 (3.45%) Appium
3 9 (3.10%) PHPUnit
4 6 (2.07%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.72%) JetBrains Rider
6 4 (1.38%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.03%) JIRA
8 2 (0.69%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.34%) Maven
9 1 (0.34%) NUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (15.17%) Finance
2 21 (7.24%) Social Skills
3 16 (5.52%) Retail
4 14 (4.83%) Banking
5 10 (3.45%) Health Technology
6 6 (2.07%) Marketing
7 5 (1.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 5 (1.72%) Legal
7 5 (1.72%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.03%) Law
9 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.03%) Police
10 2 (0.69%) Games
10 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) Digital Health
11 1 (0.34%) Fire and Rescue
11 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (26.90%) .NET
2 62 (21.38%) React
3 37 (12.76%) Laravel
4 36 (12.41%) Node.js
5 27 (9.31%) REST
6 25 (8.62%) AngularJS
7 23 (7.93%) CSS
8 22 (7.59%) HTML
9 20 (6.90%) .NET Core
9 20 (6.90%) ASP.NET
10 17 (5.86%) Vue
11 16 (5.52%) JSON
12 15 (5.17%) Kafka
13 14 (4.83%) Symfony
14 13 (4.48%) RESTful
14 13 (4.48%) Web Services
15 12 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
16 11 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (3.45%) Android SDK
17 10 (3.45%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.83%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (4.48%) Product Ownership
3 11 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.45%) PropTech
5 9 (3.10%) Legacy Systems
5 9 (3.10%) Video\Live Streaming
6 8 (2.76%) IoT
7 5 (1.72%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.38%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.03%) Hackathon
9 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.69%) Cyberattack
10 2 (0.69%) iPhone
10 2 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.69%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.17%) Linux
2 14 (4.83%) Android
3 6 (2.07%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.69%) Windows
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.66%) Agile
2 48 (16.55%) Full Stack Development
3 47 (16.21%) Unit Testing
4 39 (13.45%) TDD
5 37 (12.76%) Actionable Insight
6 36 (12.41%) Design Patterns
7 35 (12.07%) Front End Development
8 34 (11.72%) DevOps
8 34 (11.72%) Secure Coding
9 33 (11.38%) MVC
10 32 (11.03%) Software Engineering
11 31 (10.69%) Mentoring
12 30 (10.34%) OOP
13 28 (9.66%) Performance Tuning
14 26 (8.97%) CI/CD
14 26 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (8.62%) Artificial Intelligence
15 25 (8.62%) Migration
16 24 (8.28%) Data Migration
17 23 (7.93%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 77 (26.55%) C#
2 67 (23.10%) JavaScript
3 61 (21.03%) SQL
4 45 (15.52%) PHP
5 38 (13.10%) Java
6 29 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 24 (8.28%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.45%) Kotlin
9 9 (3.10%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.07%) Python
11 4 (1.38%) Go
12 2 (0.69%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.69%) R
12 2 (0.69%) Rust
13 1 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions
13 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.34%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) Swift
Qualifications
1 42 (14.48%) Degree
2 18 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.03%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.69%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
6 2 (0.69%) AWS Certified Developer
6 2 (0.69%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 1 (0.34%) Azure Certification
7 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.52%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (7.59%) Docker
2 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (4.83%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.10%) Terraform
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (8.97%) Oracle
2 21 (7.24%) Google
3 16 (5.52%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.41%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.03%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.03%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.69%) Adobe
6 2 (0.69%) Coremetrics
6 2 (0.69%) PayPal
6 2 (0.69%) Salesforce
6 2 (0.69%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.34%) New Relic