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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1371 1155 1462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.13% 29.91% 36.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.18% 30.92% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1053 1275
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 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
3687 3736 3881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.15% 96.76% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3141 3098 3246
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 £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +5 98 £38,500 +2.66% 27
Bolton -1 71 £42,500 - 8
Wigan 0 32 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Sale +2 30 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Salford +8 17 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Bury 0 17 £31,000 -34.73% 7
Altrincham +1 15 £37,500 - 6
Oldham -5 12 £38,000 +16.92% 3
Cheadle +3 9 £47,500 +5.55%
Rochdale -14 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 1093 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1072 (42.73%) JavaScript
3 1048 (41.77%) .NET
4 1047 (41.73%) C#
5 956 (38.10%) HTML
6 943 (37.58%) CSS
7 872 (34.75%) SQL Server
8 844 (33.64%) SQL
9 789 (31.45%) MVC
10 698 (27.82%) ASP.NET
11 609 (24.27%) TDD
12 564 (22.48%) jQuery
13 546 (21.76%) Java
14 485 (19.33%) Web Development
15 434 (17.30%) Scrum
16 431 (17.18%) PHP
17 422 (16.82%) AngularJS
18 420 (16.74%) OO
19 401 (15.98%) ASP.NET MVC
20 386 (15.38%) HTML5
21 385 (15.34%) MySQL
22 356 (14.19%) Git (software)
23 351 (13.99%) Microsoft
24 348 (13.87%) Web Services
25 304 (12.12%) Finance
26 291 (11.60%) WCF
27 286 (11.40%) .NET Framework
28 284 (11.32%) CSS3
29 279 (11.12%) Software Engineering
30 273 (10.88%) T-SQL

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
1 106 (4.22%) WordPress
2 101 (4.03%) CMS
3 69 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 57 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 50 (1.99%) Apache
5 50 (1.99%) Tomcat
5 50 (1.99%) WebSphere
6 34 (1.36%) JBoss
7 30 (1.20%) Drupal
8 26 (1.04%) Umbraco
9 21 (0.84%) WebLogic
10 20 (0.80%) Apache Solr
10 20 (0.80%) IIS
11 18 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (0.68%) nginx
13 15 (0.60%) Joomla!
14 12 (0.48%) Apache Spark
14 12 (0.48%) NServiceBus
14 12 (0.48%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 151 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.08%) MS Office
3 18 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.080%) HipChat
6 1 (0.040%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 115 (4.58%) Magento
2 28 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.68%) Visualfiles
4 12 (0.48%) OpenCart
5 11 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.16%) osCommerce
10 4 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.12%) SAP WM
12 2 (0.080%) OpenText MBPM
12 2 (0.080%) Oracle 11i
12 2 (0.080%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.080%) SAP FI
12 2 (0.080%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 117 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (4.34%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.39%) Google Play
4 32 (1.28%) GitHub
5 19 (0.76%) SaaS
6 17 (0.68%) PaaS
7 14 (0.56%) Google Analytics
8 9 (0.36%) AdWords
8 9 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.16%) iTunes
11 4 (0.16%) Slack
11 4 (0.16%) TestFlight
12 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.040%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.040%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.040%) Office 365
13 1 (0.040%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.67%) Internet
2 39 (1.55%) HTTP
3 9 (0.36%) Intranet
4 8 (0.32%) SSL
5 7 (0.28%) Broadband
6 5 (0.20%) Firewall
6 5 (0.20%) LDAP
7 4 (0.16%) Skype
7 4 (0.16%) WebEx
8 3 (0.12%) AMQP
8 3 (0.12%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.080%) Extranet
9 2 (0.080%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.080%) Network Security
9 2 (0.080%) VPN
9 2 (0.080%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.040%) DNS
10 1 (0.040%) SNMP
10 1 (0.040%) Telnet
10 1 (0.040%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 872 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 385 (15.34%) MySQL
3 165 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 164 (6.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 144 (5.74%) Relational Database
6 136 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 126 (5.02%) NoSQL
8 115 (4.58%) MongoDB
9 108 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
10 90 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 89 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 81 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
13 58 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 45 (1.79%) Big Data
15 36 (1.43%) Hadoop
16 32 (1.28%) RDBMS
17 31 (1.24%) QlikView
18 27 (1.08%) Redis
19 23 (0.92%) DB2
20 22 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 356 (14.19%) Git (software)
2 141 (5.62%) JIRA
3 122 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 110 (4.38%) Jenkins
5 109 (4.34%) Subversion
6 108 (4.30%) Visual Studio
7 82 (3.27%) Selenium
8 77 (3.07%) Maven
9 71 (2.83%) NUnit
10 70 (2.79%) JUnit
11 55 (2.19%) Eclipse
12 54 (2.15%) Grunt
13 44 (1.75%) TeamCity
14 41 (1.63%) MSTest
15 37 (1.47%) Ant
15 37 (1.47%) gulp
16 33 (1.32%) Gradle
16 33 (1.32%) SpecFlow
17 30 (1.20%) Mercurial
18 27 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 304 (12.12%) Finance
2 145 (5.78%) Games
3 144 (5.74%) Marketing
4 83 (3.31%) Retail
5 47 (1.87%) Legal
6 44 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.12%) Advertising
9 27 (1.08%) Law
10 21 (0.84%) Electronics
11 15 (0.60%) Banking
11 15 (0.60%) Music Industry
12 11 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.32%) Automotive
13 8 (0.32%) Back Office
14 7 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.20%) iGaming
15 5 (0.20%) Publishing
16 4 (0.16%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1048 (41.77%) .NET
2 956 (38.10%) HTML
3 943 (37.58%) CSS
4 698 (27.82%) ASP.NET
5 564 (22.48%) jQuery
6 422 (16.82%) AngularJS
7 401 (15.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 386 (15.38%) HTML5
9 348 (13.87%) Web Services
10 291 (11.60%) WCF
11 286 (11.40%) .NET Framework
12 284 (11.32%) CSS3
13 262 (10.44%) XML
14 219 (8.73%) RESTful
15 212 (8.45%) Entity Framework
16 211 (8.41%) Node.js
17 207 (8.25%) Spring
18 161 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web API
19 153 (6.10%) WPF
20 144 (5.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 195 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 185 (7.37%) Mobile App
3 180 (7.17%) iPad
4 126 (5.02%) User Experience
5 93 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
6 71 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (1.75%) Mathematics
8 43 (1.71%) iPhone
9 42 (1.67%) N-Tier
10 25 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
10 25 (1.00%) Visualisation
11 22 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
12 20 (0.80%) Fintech
12 20 (0.80%) Xbox
13 18 (0.72%) Data Integration
14 17 (0.68%) W3C
15 15 (0.60%) Replication
16 14 (0.56%) Social Media
17 13 (0.52%) Blog
17 13 (0.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 241 (9.61%) Linux
2 230 (9.17%) Windows
3 102 (4.07%) Android
3 102 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 42 (1.67%) Unix
5 28 (1.12%) Windows Server
6 12 (0.48%) CoreOS
7 10 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.040%) CentOS
13 1 (0.040%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1093 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 789 (31.45%) MVC
3 609 (24.27%) TDD
4 485 (19.33%) Web Development
5 434 (17.30%) Scrum
6 420 (16.74%) OO
7 279 (11.12%) Software Engineering
8 250 (9.96%) BDD
9 239 (9.53%) E-Commerce
10 238 (9.49%) OOP
11 208 (8.29%) Unit Testing
12 202 (8.05%) Front End Development
13 188 (7.49%) SDLC
14 175 (6.97%) Continuous Integration
15 169 (6.74%) Kanban
16 155 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
17 152 (6.06%) Web Application Development
18 144 (5.74%) Mentoring
19 118 (4.70%) Dependency Injection
20 99 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1072 (42.73%) JavaScript
2 1047 (41.73%) C#
3 844 (33.64%) SQL
4 546 (21.76%) Java
5 431 (17.18%) PHP
6 273 (10.88%) T-SQL
7 153 (6.10%) VB.NET
8 149 (5.94%) Ruby
9 110 (4.38%) C++
10 84 (3.35%) Python
11 72 (2.87%) Apple Swift
12 71 (2.83%) Objective-C
13 46 (1.83%) Scala
14 43 (1.71%) C
15 40 (1.59%) VB
16 33 (1.32%) F#
17 31 (1.24%) Groovy
17 31 (1.24%) PL/SQL
17 31 (1.24%) TypeScript
18 25 (1.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 245 (9.76%) Degree
2 38 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.56%) HND
5 13 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.32%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.20%) MCP
9 3 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.080%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.080%) ISEB
10 2 (0.080%) MCSE
10 2 (0.080%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.040%) HNC
11 1 (0.040%) MCSD
11 1 (0.040%) OCP
11 1 (0.040%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.040%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.03%) QA
2 15 (0.60%) WAI
3 10 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.20%) SLA
6 2 (0.080%) SDET
7 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.040%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 33 (1.32%) Docker
2 10 (0.40%) Varnish
3 5 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.12%) HDFS
5 2 (0.080%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.080%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.040%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.040%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.040%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (1.67%) Puppet
2 29 (1.16%) Kibana
3 10 (0.40%) Graphite
4 9 (0.36%) Grafana
4 9 (0.36%) Packer
4 9 (0.36%) Terraform
4 9 (0.36%) Uchiwa
5 6 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.20%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.12%) WMI
8 2 (0.080%) cPanel
9 1 (0.040%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.040%) Ansible
9 1 (0.040%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.040%) Consul
9 1 (0.040%) logstash
9 1 (0.040%) Oozie
9 1 (0.040%) Salt
Vendors
1 351 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 179 (7.13%) Oracle
3 123 (4.90%) Google
4 59 (2.35%) Zend
5 35 (1.39%) SAP
6 28 (1.12%) Tableau
7 24 (0.96%) Adobe
8 22 (0.88%) IBM
9 17 (0.68%) Xamarin
10 13 (0.52%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.52%) Remedy
10 13 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (0.48%) hybris
12 11 (0.44%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.40%) Facebook
13 10 (0.40%) PayPal
13 10 (0.40%) Snowplow
14 9 (0.36%) Apple
14 9 (0.36%) MuleSoft
14 9 (0.36%) WSO2
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday