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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1409 1043 1440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.54% 29.13% 34.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.61% 30.46% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 945 1266
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Developer
North West

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
3649 3424 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3205 2824 3454
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 92 £37,500 - 13
Bolton -1 47 £40,750 +1.87% 3
Bury +2 37 £30,000 -36.84% 4
Wigan 0 34 £32,250 -5.14% 7
Altrincham -2 24 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Oldham -3 18 £32,500 - 3
Salford +2 12 £42,500 - 3
Sale +4 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Rochdale -17 8 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Cheadle 0 7 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 1177 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 1164 (43.13%) JavaScript
3 1116 (41.35%) .NET
4 1102 (40.83%) HTML
5 1092 (40.46%) C#
6 1071 (39.68%) CSS
7 921 (34.12%) SQL Server
8 915 (33.90%) MVC
9 849 (31.46%) SQL
10 726 (26.90%) ASP.NET
11 666 (24.68%) jQuery
12 631 (23.38%) TDD
13 561 (20.79%) Web Development
14 546 (20.23%) Java
15 482 (17.86%) PHP
16 469 (17.38%) OO
16 469 (17.38%) AngularJS
17 459 (17.01%) Git (software)
18 434 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
18 434 (16.08%) MySQL
19 420 (15.56%) Scrum
19 420 (15.56%) HTML5
20 396 (14.67%) Web Services
21 368 (13.63%) Microsoft
22 353 (13.08%) WCF
23 322 (11.93%) Software Engineering
24 299 (11.08%) CSS3
25 295 (10.93%) Finance
26 294 (10.89%) .NET Framework
27 279 (10.34%) OOP

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
1 148 (5.48%) WordPress
2 112 (4.15%) CMS
3 80 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 61 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (2.07%) SharePoint
6 50 (1.85%) WebSphere
7 45 (1.67%) JBoss
8 37 (1.37%) Apache
9 31 (1.15%) Umbraco
10 30 (1.11%) Drupal
11 28 (1.04%) Apache Solr
12 24 (0.89%) WebLogic
13 21 (0.78%) IIS
14 20 (0.74%) nginx
15 19 (0.70%) Apache Spark
16 15 (0.56%) Mule
16 15 (0.56%) Mule ESB
17 13 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.48%) NServiceBus
17 13 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 154 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.74%) MS Office
4 8 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.037%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.037%) HipChat
7 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 107 (3.96%) Magento
2 19 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 16 (0.59%) OpenCart
4 16 (0.59%) Visualfiles
5 14 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
8 4 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.15%) osCommerce
8 4 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.11%) SAP AFS
9 3 (0.11%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.074%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.074%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 145 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (1.33%) Google Play
4 27 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (0.93%) GitHub
6 22 (0.82%) SaaS
7 14 (0.52%) PaaS
8 12 (0.44%) AdWords
8 12 (0.44%) Google Analytics
8 12 (0.44%) iTunes
9 6 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.15%) Slack
10 4 (0.15%) TestFlight
11 3 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.11%) Sage Pay
12 2 (0.074%) Firebase
13 1 (0.037%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.037%) IaaS
13 1 (0.037%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 78 (2.89%) Internet
2 39 (1.44%) HTTP
3 9 (0.33%) Intranet
4 7 (0.26%) Firewall
5 5 (0.19%) FTP
5 5 (0.19%) LDAP
5 5 (0.19%) Skype
5 5 (0.19%) SMTP
6 4 (0.15%) Broadband
7 3 (0.11%) DNS
7 3 (0.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.11%) VPN
8 2 (0.074%) AMQP
8 2 (0.074%) IMAP
8 2 (0.074%) Network Security
8 2 (0.074%) SS7
8 2 (0.074%) WebEx
8 2 (0.074%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.037%) Extranet
9 1 (0.037%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 921 (34.12%) SQL Server
2 434 (16.08%) MySQL
3 185 (6.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 178 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 156 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 143 (5.30%) NoSQL
7 125 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 122 (4.52%) MongoDB
9 120 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
10 112 (4.15%) Relational Database
11 107 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 101 (3.74%) Big Data
13 65 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
14 45 (1.67%) Hadoop
14 45 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
15 43 (1.59%) RDBMS
16 26 (0.96%) QlikView
17 25 (0.93%) Redis
18 24 (0.89%) SAP BW
19 21 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 459 (17.01%) Git (software)
2 167 (6.19%) JIRA
3 147 (5.45%) Subversion
4 143 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 105 (3.89%) Jenkins
6 101 (3.74%) Visual Studio
7 99 (3.67%) NUnit
8 82 (3.04%) Maven
9 79 (2.93%) JUnit
10 74 (2.74%) Selenium
11 70 (2.59%) Eclipse
12 61 (2.26%) Grunt
13 47 (1.74%) Gradle
14 46 (1.70%) MSTest
15 40 (1.48%) gulp
16 39 (1.44%) Ant
17 37 (1.37%) TeamCity
18 35 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 31 (1.15%) Mercurial
20 30 (1.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 295 (10.93%) Finance
2 188 (6.97%) Marketing
3 148 (5.48%) Games
4 108 (4.00%) Retail
5 53 (1.96%) Legal
5 53 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 37 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.26%) Advertising
8 28 (1.04%) Banking
8 28 (1.04%) Law
9 22 (0.82%) Electronics
10 12 (0.44%) Music Industry
11 9 (0.33%) Automotive
12 6 (0.22%) Back Office
13 5 (0.19%) Publishing
14 4 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.15%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.11%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.074%) Military
16 2 (0.074%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1116 (41.35%) .NET
2 1102 (40.83%) HTML
3 1071 (39.68%) CSS
4 726 (26.90%) ASP.NET
5 666 (24.68%) jQuery
6 469 (17.38%) AngularJS
7 434 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 420 (15.56%) HTML5
9 396 (14.67%) Web Services
10 353 (13.08%) WCF
11 299 (11.08%) CSS3
12 294 (10.89%) .NET Framework
13 251 (9.30%) XML
14 249 (9.23%) Node.js
15 244 (9.04%) Spring
16 232 (8.60%) RESTful
17 220 (8.15%) Entity Framework
18 186 (6.89%) ASP.NET Web API
19 185 (6.85%) WPF
20 176 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 207 (7.67%) iPad
2 204 (7.56%) Mobile App
3 187 (6.93%) Computer Science
4 157 (5.82%) User Experience
5 88 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 67 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (1.59%) Mathematics
8 42 (1.56%) iPhone
9 37 (1.37%) N-Tier
9 37 (1.37%) Visualisation
9 37 (1.37%) Xbox
10 30 (1.11%) Smartphone
11 29 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
12 24 (0.89%) Fintech
13 19 (0.70%) Replication
13 19 (0.70%) Social Network
14 18 (0.67%) Algorithms
15 17 (0.63%) Data Structures
16 16 (0.59%) Augmented Reality
16 16 (0.59%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 246 (9.11%) Linux
2 216 (8.00%) Windows
3 122 (4.52%) Apple iOS
4 110 (4.08%) Android
5 34 (1.26%) Unix
6 26 (0.96%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.22%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.19%) CentOS
11 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.037%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.037%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.037%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.037%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1177 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 915 (33.90%) MVC
3 631 (23.38%) TDD
4 561 (20.79%) Web Development
5 469 (17.38%) OO
6 420 (15.56%) Scrum
7 322 (11.93%) Software Engineering
8 279 (10.34%) OOP
9 235 (8.71%) BDD
10 231 (8.56%) Front End Development
11 219 (8.11%) E-Commerce
12 197 (7.30%) Unit Testing
13 195 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
14 191 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
15 182 (6.74%) Kanban
16 180 (6.67%) SDLC
17 160 (5.93%) Mentoring
17 160 (5.93%) Web Application Development
18 117 (4.33%) Dependency Injection
19 106 (3.93%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1164 (43.13%) JavaScript
2 1092 (40.46%) C#
3 849 (31.46%) SQL
4 546 (20.23%) Java
5 482 (17.86%) PHP
6 256 (9.48%) T-SQL
7 187 (6.93%) VB.NET
8 140 (5.19%) Ruby
9 98 (3.63%) C++
10 80 (2.96%) Apple Swift
11 70 (2.59%) Python
12 69 (2.56%) Objective-C
13 47 (1.74%) Scala
14 46 (1.70%) VB
15 41 (1.52%) C
16 38 (1.41%) VBA
17 36 (1.33%) F#
18 32 (1.19%) Groovy
19 30 (1.11%) TypeScript
20 28 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 214 (7.93%) Degree
2 30 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (0.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (0.33%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.26%) MCP
7 5 (0.19%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.19%) HND
7 5 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.15%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.074%) HNC
10 2 (0.074%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.037%) MCSE
11 1 (0.037%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (2.22%) QA
2 18 (0.67%) WAI
3 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.22%) SLA
5 2 (0.074%) SDET
5 2 (0.074%) WCAG
6 1 (0.037%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 42 (1.56%) Docker
2 11 (0.41%) Varnish
3 7 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.15%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.074%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.074%) HDFS
8 1 (0.037%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.037%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.037%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.037%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (1.19%) Kibana
2 24 (0.89%) Puppet
3 10 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.26%) Ansible
5 6 (0.22%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.22%) cPanel
5 6 (0.22%) logstash
5 6 (0.22%) Packer
5 6 (0.22%) Salt
6 5 (0.19%) Graphite
6 5 (0.19%) Terraform
7 4 (0.15%) Grafana
7 4 (0.15%) Uchiwa
8 1 (0.037%) Marathon
8 1 (0.037%) Mesos
8 1 (0.037%) Oozie
Vendors
1 368 (13.63%) Microsoft
2 189 (7.00%) Oracle
3 143 (5.30%) Google
4 72 (2.67%) Zend
5 55 (2.04%) SAP
6 29 (1.07%) Adobe
7 23 (0.85%) Tableau
8 22 (0.82%) Apple
8 22 (0.82%) Xamarin
9 21 (0.78%) IBM
10 19 (0.70%) Facebook
10 19 (0.70%) PayPal
11 18 (0.67%) Twitter
12 15 (0.56%) Sitecore
13 14 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (0.37%) hybris
14 10 (0.37%) Remedy
14 10 (0.37%) VMware
15 9 (0.33%) LexisNexis
15 9 (0.33%) Orchard
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £32000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, much more
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Upto 60K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000 + 10% bonus, 10% pension, Car allowance or Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Digital Gurus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday