The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1373 967 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.52% 29.57% 33.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.73% 30.52% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 885 1179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3639 3168 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.78% 96.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2616 3206
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Manchester region.

Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Stockport +1 74 £40,000 -15.78% 16
Bolton 0 59 £37,500 +19.04% 7
Bury +2 45 £36,000 +2.85% 5
Oldham -3 45 £33,000 +1.53% 5
Altrincham -4 31 £32,500 -16.12% 9
Wigan 0 26 £38,750 +19.23% 3
Sale 0 10 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Salford +2 8 £37,747 +67.76% 10
Cheadle +4 3 £36,875 +5.35%
Rochdale -13 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1289 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1241 (44.04%) JavaScript
3 1170 (41.52%) .NET
4 1140 (40.45%) HTML
5 1126 (39.96%) C#
6 1070 (37.97%) CSS
7 984 (34.92%) SQL Server
8 934 (33.14%) MVC
9 908 (32.22%) SQL
10 744 (26.40%) ASP.NET
11 719 (25.51%) jQuery
12 628 (22.29%) TDD
13 569 (20.19%) Web Development
14 557 (19.77%) AngularJS
15 544 (19.30%) Java
16 509 (18.06%) PHP
17 481 (17.07%) Git (software)
18 469 (16.64%) OO
19 451 (16.00%) MySQL
20 446 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
21 438 (15.54%) HTML5
22 434 (15.40%) Web Services
23 415 (14.73%) Microsoft
24 388 (13.77%) Scrum
25 356 (12.63%) Software Engineering
26 350 (12.42%) WCF
27 312 (11.07%) iPad
28 290 (10.29%) Node.js
29 288 (10.22%) Degree
30 285 (10.11%) E-Commerce

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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
1 139 (4.93%) WordPress
2 97 (3.44%) CMS
3 86 (3.05%) Tomcat
4 76 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 45 (1.60%) WebSphere
7 39 (1.38%) JBoss
8 36 (1.28%) Apache Spark
9 35 (1.24%) Umbraco
10 28 (0.99%) Apache
10 28 (0.99%) Apache Solr
11 24 (0.85%) Drupal
12 23 (0.82%) IIS
13 22 (0.78%) Apache Pig
14 21 (0.75%) nginx
15 20 (0.71%) WebLogic
16 15 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
17 13 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.46%) Mule
17 13 (0.46%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 190 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 46 (1.63%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.71%) MS Office
4 11 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.39%) InVision
5 8 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.14%) HipChat
7 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.035%) GIMP
7 1 (0.035%) InDesign
7 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 98 (3.48%) Magento
2 34 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 18 (0.64%) Visualfiles
5 8 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.28%) OpenCart
6 7 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.25%) OpenText MBPM
7 5 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.18%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.18%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.14%) PlanetPress Connect
8 4 (0.14%) SAP AFS
9 3 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.071%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.071%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 189 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 149 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (1.49%) Google Play
4 29 (1.03%) GitHub
5 28 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (0.96%) SaaS
7 16 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (0.50%) Amazon S3
9 13 (0.46%) iTunes
10 10 (0.35%) Google Analytics
11 9 (0.32%) PaaS
12 7 (0.25%) AdWords
12 7 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
13 5 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.18%) Sage Pay
14 4 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.071%) Firebase
16 1 (0.035%) Amazon CloudSearch
16 1 (0.035%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 90 (3.19%) Internet
2 50 (1.77%) HTTP
3 12 (0.43%) Skype
3 12 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.39%) SMTP
5 10 (0.35%) DNS
5 10 (0.35%) Intranet
6 5 (0.18%) Firewall
6 5 (0.18%) FTP
6 5 (0.18%) SMS
7 3 (0.11%) LDAP
8 2 (0.071%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.071%) IMAP
8 2 (0.071%) RS-232
8 2 (0.071%) SS7
8 2 (0.071%) VPN
9 1 (0.035%) CTI
9 1 (0.035%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.035%) SSH
9 1 (0.035%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 984 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 451 (16.00%) MySQL
3 221 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 196 (6.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 187 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 157 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 146 (5.18%) Data Warehouse
8 139 (4.93%) NoSQL
9 132 (4.68%) Big Data
10 130 (4.61%) MongoDB
11 115 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 100 (3.55%) Relational Database
13 83 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
14 73 (2.59%) Hadoop
15 54 (1.92%) RDBMS
16 42 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
17 31 (1.10%) Redis
18 30 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
19 27 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
20 23 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 481 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 137 (4.86%) JIRA
3 125 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 119 (4.22%) Visual Studio
5 111 (3.94%) Subversion
6 97 (3.44%) NUnit
7 88 (3.12%) Jenkins
7 88 (3.12%) JUnit
8 76 (2.70%) Maven
9 65 (2.31%) Eclipse
10 61 (2.16%) Selenium
11 54 (1.92%) Grunt
12 48 (1.70%) gulp
12 48 (1.70%) MSTest
13 41 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 39 (1.38%) Gradle
15 38 (1.35%) TeamCity
16 36 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
17 35 (1.24%) Mercurial
17 35 (1.24%) Moq
General
1 277 (9.83%) Finance
2 177 (6.28%) Marketing
3 152 (5.39%) Games
3 152 (5.39%) Retail
4 51 (1.81%) Legal
5 49 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 36 (1.28%) Advertising
7 33 (1.17%) Banking
7 33 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.14%) Law
9 25 (0.89%) Electronics
10 13 (0.46%) Back Office
11 11 (0.39%) Music Industry
12 8 (0.28%) Automotive
12 8 (0.28%) Publishing
13 6 (0.21%) Military
14 4 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.14%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.071%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.035%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1170 (41.52%) .NET
2 1140 (40.45%) HTML
3 1070 (37.97%) CSS
4 744 (26.40%) ASP.NET
5 719 (25.51%) jQuery
6 557 (19.77%) AngularJS
7 446 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 438 (15.54%) HTML5
9 434 (15.40%) Web Services
10 350 (12.42%) WCF
11 290 (10.29%) Node.js
12 277 (9.83%) .NET Framework
13 265 (9.40%) CSS3
14 234 (8.30%) Spring
15 229 (8.13%) RESTful
16 225 (7.98%) ASP.NET Web API
17 217 (7.70%) XML
18 216 (7.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 202 (7.17%) Entity Framework
20 187 (6.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 312 (11.07%) iPad
2 228 (8.09%) User Experience
3 201 (7.13%) Computer Science
4 192 (6.81%) Mobile App
5 95 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 75 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
7 51 (1.81%) N-Tier
8 39 (1.38%) iPhone
9 35 (1.24%) Smartphone
10 32 (1.14%) Data Structures
11 31 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 29 (1.03%) Xbox
13 27 (0.96%) Social Network
14 23 (0.82%) Blog
15 16 (0.57%) Clustering
16 15 (0.53%) Fintech
16 15 (0.53%) Social Media
17 14 (0.50%) Replication
18 13 (0.46%) Internet of Things
18 13 (0.46%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 249 (8.84%) Linux
2 203 (7.20%) Windows
3 151 (5.36%) Apple iOS
4 134 (4.76%) Android
5 30 (1.06%) Unix
6 27 (0.96%) Windows Server
7 19 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.28%) Windows Phone
11 7 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.18%) CentOS
14 4 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.071%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 2 (0.071%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1289 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 934 (33.14%) MVC
3 628 (22.29%) TDD
4 569 (20.19%) Web Development
5 469 (16.64%) OO
6 388 (13.77%) Scrum
7 356 (12.63%) Software Engineering
8 285 (10.11%) E-Commerce
9 280 (9.94%) Front End Development
10 265 (9.40%) OOP
11 232 (8.23%) BDD
12 217 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
13 203 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
14 194 (6.88%) Web Application Development
15 184 (6.53%) Kanban
16 178 (6.32%) SDLC
17 159 (5.64%) Unit Testing
18 139 (4.93%) Mentoring
19 114 (4.05%) DevOps
20 111 (3.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1241 (44.04%) JavaScript
2 1126 (39.96%) C#
3 908 (32.22%) SQL
4 544 (19.30%) Java
5 509 (18.06%) PHP
6 255 (9.05%) T-SQL
7 175 (6.21%) Ruby
8 171 (6.07%) VB.NET
9 117 (4.15%) Python
10 112 (3.97%) C++
11 81 (2.87%) Apple Swift
12 69 (2.45%) Objective-C
13 60 (2.13%) C
14 55 (1.95%) Perl
15 54 (1.92%) Scala
16 52 (1.85%) VB
17 36 (1.28%) Groovy
17 36 (1.28%) VBA
18 35 (1.24%) F#
18 35 (1.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 288 (10.22%) Degree
2 35 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 30 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.39%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.39%) HNC
6 9 (0.32%) HND
7 5 (0.18%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.18%) MCP
8 4 (0.14%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.035%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (2.16%) QA
2 19 (0.67%) WAI
3 17 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.28%) SLA
5 5 (0.18%) WCAG
6 2 (0.071%) GDPR
6 2 (0.071%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.071%) SDET
7 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (2.38%) Docker
2 19 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.39%) Varnish
5 7 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.21%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.071%) Firmware
8 1 (0.035%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.035%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.035%) HDFS
8 1 (0.035%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (1.38%) Kibana
2 26 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (0.89%) Puppet
4 21 (0.75%) Ansible
5 19 (0.67%) Terraform
6 12 (0.43%) Capistrano
7 8 (0.28%) logstash
7 8 (0.28%) Packer
7 8 (0.28%) Salt
8 5 (0.18%) cPanel
9 2 (0.071%) Grafana
9 2 (0.071%) Graphite
9 2 (0.071%) Uchiwa
10 1 (0.035%) Marathon
10 1 (0.035%) Mesos
10 1 (0.035%) Oozie
Vendors
1 415 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 198 (7.03%) Oracle
3 161 (5.71%) Google
4 58 (2.06%) Zend
5 57 (2.02%) SAP
6 32 (1.14%) Apple
7 28 (0.99%) VMware
8 27 (0.96%) Adobe
8 27 (0.96%) Facebook
9 25 (0.89%) Twitter
10 23 (0.82%) Xamarin
11 22 (0.78%) IBM
12 20 (0.71%) Tableau
13 19 (0.67%) PayPal
13 19 (0.67%) Red Hat
13 19 (0.67%) Sitecore
14 14 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (0.39%) LexisNexis
16 9 (0.32%) Orchard
17 8 (0.28%) Cadence
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum 28K-30K+Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
247 Jobline
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday