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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1262 1146 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.13% 30.02% 34.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.02% 30.98% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1185 1045 1225
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
3604 3699 3990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.46% 96.91% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 3109 3262
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 £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +3 77 £37,500 - 18
Bolton +2 74 £42,500 - 20
Wigan +1 32 £38,750 +19.23% 6
Sale +1 25 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Altrincham 0 18 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Salford +8 13 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Oldham -2 11 £32,500 -7.80% 7
Rochdale -7 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Bury -1 8 £32,000 -13.51% 4
Cheadle 0 4 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 1003 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 998 (42.36%) JavaScript
3 983 (41.72%) .NET
4 975 (41.38%) C#
5 877 (37.22%) HTML
6 854 (36.25%) CSS
7 791 (33.57%) SQL
8 785 (33.32%) SQL Server
9 730 (30.98%) MVC
10 650 (27.59%) ASP.NET
11 548 (23.26%) TDD
12 544 (23.09%) Java
13 519 (22.03%) jQuery
14 444 (18.85%) Web Development
15 411 (17.44%) OO
16 405 (17.19%) PHP
17 384 (16.30%) Scrum
18 375 (15.92%) AngularJS
19 371 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
20 369 (15.66%) HTML5
21 352 (14.94%) MySQL
22 334 (14.18%) Web Services
23 309 (13.12%) Git (software)
24 307 (13.03%) Microsoft
25 278 (11.80%) Finance
26 274 (11.63%) CSS3
27 269 (11.42%) .NET Framework
28 256 (10.87%) Degree
28 256 (10.87%) WCF
29 251 (10.65%) XML

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
1 103 (4.37%) CMS
2 83 (3.52%) WordPress
3 59 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 47 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 46 (1.95%) WebSphere
6 45 (1.91%) Apache
6 45 (1.91%) Tomcat
7 32 (1.36%) Umbraco
8 31 (1.32%) Drupal
9 26 (1.10%) JBoss
10 19 (0.81%) IIS
10 19 (0.81%) nginx
11 18 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (0.64%) WebLogic
13 14 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
14 13 (0.55%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.51%) Joomla!
16 11 (0.47%) OpenStack
17 10 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 10 (0.42%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 145 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.93%) MS Office
3 18 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.13%) HipChat
6 1 (0.042%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.042%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 115 (4.88%) Magento
2 29 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.76%) Visualfiles
4 15 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.38%) OpenCart
7 9 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
10 5 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.17%) osCommerce
11 4 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
12 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (0.13%) SAP WM
13 2 (0.085%) SAP Business One
13 2 (0.085%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 98 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 91 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (1.57%) GitHub
4 34 (1.44%) Google Play
5 18 (0.76%) SaaS
6 15 (0.64%) PaaS
7 11 (0.47%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 9 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.25%) AdWords
12 4 (0.17%) Slack
12 4 (0.17%) TestFlight
13 3 (0.13%) iTunes
14 2 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.042%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.042%) Office 365
15 1 (0.042%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 64 (2.72%) Internet
2 35 (1.49%) HTTP
3 15 (0.64%) SSL
4 8 (0.34%) Intranet
5 7 (0.30%) Broadband
6 6 (0.25%) LDAP
7 4 (0.17%) Firewall
7 4 (0.17%) WebEx
8 3 (0.13%) AMQP
8 3 (0.13%) LAN
8 3 (0.13%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.085%) Extranet
9 2 (0.085%) Network Security
9 2 (0.085%) Skype
9 2 (0.085%) VPN
9 2 (0.085%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.042%) DNS
10 1 (0.042%) SNMP
10 1 (0.042%) Telnet
10 1 (0.042%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 785 (33.32%) SQL Server
2 352 (14.94%) MySQL
3 146 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 140 (5.94%) SQL Server 2014
5 137 (5.81%) Relational Database
6 120 (5.09%) NoSQL
7 113 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 96 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
8 96 (4.07%) MongoDB
9 82 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 77 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
11 75 (3.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 50 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (1.40%) Big Data
14 27 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
15 26 (1.10%) QlikView
15 26 (1.10%) RDBMS
16 25 (1.06%) Oracle Database
16 25 (1.06%) Redis
17 24 (1.02%) DB2
Development Applications
1 309 (13.12%) Git (software)
2 112 (4.75%) JIRA
3 107 (4.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 100 (4.24%) Jenkins
5 99 (4.20%) Visual Studio
6 94 (3.99%) Subversion
7 84 (3.57%) Selenium
8 76 (3.23%) Maven
9 75 (3.18%) JUnit
10 55 (2.33%) NUnit
11 54 (2.29%) Eclipse
12 45 (1.91%) TeamCity
13 43 (1.83%) Grunt
14 41 (1.74%) SpecFlow
15 37 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
16 36 (1.53%) Mercurial
16 36 (1.53%) MSTest
17 35 (1.49%) Ant
18 32 (1.36%) gulp
19 30 (1.27%) Gradle
General
1 278 (11.80%) Finance
2 136 (5.77%) Games
3 119 (5.05%) Marketing
4 80 (3.40%) Retail
5 44 (1.87%) Legal
5 44 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 33 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 26 (1.10%) Law
8 23 (0.98%) Advertising
9 19 (0.81%) Electronics
10 15 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.51%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.51%) Music Industry
12 11 (0.47%) Banking
13 10 (0.42%) Back Office
14 7 (0.30%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.25%) Publishing
16 5 (0.21%) iGaming
17 4 (0.17%) Automotive
18 2 (0.085%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 983 (41.72%) .NET
2 877 (37.22%) HTML
3 854 (36.25%) CSS
4 650 (27.59%) ASP.NET
5 519 (22.03%) jQuery
6 375 (15.92%) AngularJS
7 371 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 369 (15.66%) HTML5
9 334 (14.18%) Web Services
10 274 (11.63%) CSS3
11 269 (11.42%) .NET Framework
12 256 (10.87%) WCF
13 251 (10.65%) XML
14 199 (8.45%) RESTful
15 197 (8.36%) Spring
16 194 (8.23%) Entity Framework
17 187 (7.94%) Node.js
18 139 (5.90%) ASP.NET Web API
18 139 (5.90%) WPF
19 134 (5.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 191 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 166 (7.05%) iPad
3 162 (6.88%) Mobile App
4 108 (4.58%) User Experience
5 81 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
6 74 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (2.04%) N-Tier
8 46 (1.95%) Mathematics
9 41 (1.74%) iPhone
10 23 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
11 21 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
11 21 (0.89%) W3C
12 19 (0.81%) Visualisation
13 15 (0.64%) Fintech
13 15 (0.64%) Social Media
13 15 (0.64%) Xbox
14 14 (0.59%) Data Integration
14 14 (0.59%) Data Structures
15 12 (0.51%) Client/Server
16 11 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 216 (9.17%) Linux
2 213 (9.04%) Windows
3 105 (4.46%) Android
4 90 (3.82%) Apple iOS
5 35 (1.49%) Unix
6 23 (0.98%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.59%) CoreOS
8 9 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.085%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.042%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1003 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 730 (30.98%) MVC
3 548 (23.26%) TDD
4 444 (18.85%) Web Development
5 411 (17.44%) OO
6 384 (16.30%) Scrum
7 250 (10.61%) Software Engineering
8 225 (9.55%) E-Commerce
9 217 (9.21%) BDD
10 209 (8.87%) Unit Testing
11 208 (8.83%) OOP
12 174 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
13 168 (7.13%) Front End Development
14 156 (6.62%) SDLC
15 139 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
16 138 (5.86%) Kanban
17 136 (5.77%) Web Application Development
18 125 (5.31%) Mentoring
19 106 (4.50%) Responsive Web Design
20 99 (4.20%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 998 (42.36%) JavaScript
2 975 (41.38%) C#
3 791 (33.57%) SQL
4 544 (23.09%) Java
5 405 (17.19%) PHP
6 245 (10.40%) T-SQL
7 140 (5.94%) Ruby
8 139 (5.90%) VB.NET
9 108 (4.58%) C++
10 87 (3.69%) Python
11 68 (2.89%) Objective-C
12 60 (2.55%) Apple Swift
13 47 (1.99%) C
14 41 (1.74%) Scala
14 41 (1.74%) TypeScript
15 39 (1.66%) PL/SQL
16 37 (1.57%) VB
17 28 (1.19%) F#
18 26 (1.10%) Groovy
19 24 (1.02%) ES6
Qualifications
1 256 (10.87%) Degree
2 34 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.59%) HND
5 10 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 10 (0.42%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.30%) DBS Check
6 7 (0.30%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.21%) ISEB
8 4 (0.17%) MCP
9 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.085%) MCSE
10 2 (0.085%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.085%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.042%) HNC
11 1 (0.042%) MCSD
11 1 (0.042%) OCP
11 1 (0.042%) PhD
11 1 (0.042%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (1.91%) QA
2 10 (0.42%) WAI
3 9 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.25%) SLA
6 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.042%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.042%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (1.36%) Docker
2 7 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.30%) Varnish
3 2 (0.085%) HDFS
3 2 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.085%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.042%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.042%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.042%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (1.83%) Puppet
2 25 (1.06%) Kibana
3 10 (0.42%) Graphite
4 9 (0.38%) Grafana
4 9 (0.38%) Packer
4 9 (0.38%) Terraform
4 9 (0.38%) Uchiwa
5 5 (0.21%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.17%) WMI
7 1 (0.042%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.042%) Consul
7 1 (0.042%) cPanel
Vendors
1 307 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 203 (8.62%) Oracle
3 113 (4.80%) Google
4 57 (2.42%) Zend
5 37 (1.57%) SAP
6 24 (1.02%) IBM
7 23 (0.98%) Adobe
8 22 (0.93%) Tableau
9 20 (0.85%) Xamarin
10 17 (0.72%) Sitecore
11 15 (0.64%) Atlassian
12 13 (0.55%) Remedy
12 13 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (0.42%) Snowplow
14 9 (0.38%) Cognos
14 9 (0.38%) EPiServer
14 9 (0.38%) hybris
14 9 (0.38%) MuleSoft
14 9 (0.38%) WSO2
15 8 (0.34%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus+ Flexible working
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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