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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1174 1139 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.63% 31.82% 34.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.42% 32.86% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1005 1140
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
3513 3466 3831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.64% 96.82% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 2874 3104
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Bolton +1 79 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Stockport +2 53 £37,500 - 13
Altrincham 0 23 £36,250 -9.37% 5
Wigan 0 23 £38,750 +19.23% 3
Oldham 0 22 £32,500 +22.64% 3
Sale +4 14 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Salford +5 13 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Rochdale -5 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Cheadle -3 4 £47,500 +40.74% 4
Bury -7 3 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 948 (41.65%) .NET
2 932 (40.95%) JavaScript
3 927 (40.73%) C#
4 910 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
5 815 (35.81%) HTML
6 796 (34.97%) SQL
7 777 (34.14%) CSS
8 776 (34.09%) SQL Server
9 679 (29.83%) MVC
10 618 (27.15%) ASP.NET
11 534 (23.46%) Java
12 501 (22.01%) TDD
13 495 (21.75%) jQuery
14 421 (18.50%) OO
15 412 (18.10%) Web Development
16 396 (17.40%) PHP
17 350 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
18 345 (15.16%) Scrum
19 343 (15.07%) HTML5
20 325 (14.28%) MySQL
21 323 (14.19%) Web Services
22 315 (13.84%) AngularJS
23 290 (12.74%) Microsoft
24 281 (12.35%) Degree
25 274 (12.04%) Finance
26 273 (11.99%) Git (software)
27 261 (11.47%) XML
28 260 (11.42%) .NET Framework
29 256 (11.25%) CSS3
30 241 (10.59%) 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 85 (3.73%) CMS
2 77 (3.38%) WordPress
3 54 (2.37%) WebSphere
4 52 (2.28%) SharePoint
5 47 (2.07%) Apache
6 38 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
7 36 (1.58%) Tomcat
8 28 (1.23%) Umbraco
9 27 (1.19%) IIS
10 24 (1.05%) JBoss
11 21 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 21 (0.92%) Drupal
12 18 (0.79%) WebLogic
13 16 (0.70%) nginx
14 14 (0.62%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
15 13 (0.57%) OpenStack
16 11 (0.48%) Moodle
17 10 (0.44%) NServiceBus
18 9 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 145 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 25 (1.10%) MS Office
4 9 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.13%) HipChat
7 1 (0.044%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 109 (4.79%) Magento
2 30 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (1.01%) Visualfiles
4 13 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
10 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
12 2 (0.088%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 2 (0.088%) OpenCart
12 2 (0.088%) Oracle General Ledger
13 1 (0.044%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 93 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.67%) GitHub
4 29 (1.27%) Google Play
5 19 (0.83%) SaaS
6 11 (0.48%) PaaS
7 10 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.18%) iTunes
12 2 (0.088%) AdWords
12 2 (0.088%) Office 365
12 2 (0.088%) TestFlight
13 1 (0.044%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.044%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.044%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.044%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.64%) Internet
2 25 (1.10%) HTTP
3 16 (0.70%) SSL
4 8 (0.35%) Intranet
5 7 (0.31%) Broadband
6 6 (0.26%) LDAP
7 4 (0.18%) Firewall
7 4 (0.18%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.18%) WebEx
8 3 (0.13%) LAN
8 3 (0.13%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.088%) Extranet
9 2 (0.088%) Skype
9 2 (0.088%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.044%) AMQP
10 1 (0.044%) DNS
10 1 (0.044%) Network Security
10 1 (0.044%) SNMP
10 1 (0.044%) SPDY
10 1 (0.044%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 776 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 325 (14.28%) MySQL
3 148 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 126 (5.54%) Relational Database
5 114 (5.01%) SQL Server 2014
6 109 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 105 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 99 (4.35%) NoSQL
9 98 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
10 81 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
11 76 (3.34%) MongoDB
12 73 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 56 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 35 (1.54%) Big Data
14 35 (1.54%) Oracle Database
15 33 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
16 24 (1.05%) DB2
17 23 (1.01%) QlikView
18 21 (0.92%) Redis
19 20 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 273 (11.99%) Git (software)
2 123 (5.40%) Visual Studio
3 109 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 83 (3.65%) Selenium
5 80 (3.51%) JIRA
6 77 (3.38%) Jenkins
6 77 (3.38%) Subversion
7 73 (3.21%) JUnit
8 67 (2.94%) Maven
9 50 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
10 46 (2.02%) NUnit
11 41 (1.80%) Eclipse
11 41 (1.80%) TeamCity
12 40 (1.76%) Grunt
12 40 (1.76%) SpecFlow
13 37 (1.63%) Mercurial
14 30 (1.32%) gulp
14 30 (1.32%) Xcode
15 29 (1.27%) MSTest
16 28 (1.23%) Ant
General
1 274 (12.04%) Finance
2 127 (5.58%) Games
3 87 (3.82%) Marketing
4 72 (3.16%) Retail
5 43 (1.89%) Legal
6 35 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 33 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 31 (1.36%) Law
9 23 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 19 (0.83%) Advertising
11 17 (0.75%) Electronics
12 13 (0.57%) Music Industry
13 12 (0.53%) Back Office
13 12 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.44%) Publishing
15 8 (0.35%) Banking
16 6 (0.26%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.22%) Automotive
17 5 (0.22%) iGaming
18 2 (0.088%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 948 (41.65%) .NET
2 815 (35.81%) HTML
3 777 (34.14%) CSS
4 618 (27.15%) ASP.NET
5 495 (21.75%) jQuery
6 350 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 343 (15.07%) HTML5
8 323 (14.19%) Web Services
9 315 (13.84%) AngularJS
10 261 (11.47%) XML
11 260 (11.42%) .NET Framework
12 256 (11.25%) CSS3
13 237 (10.41%) WCF
14 182 (8.00%) Spring
15 180 (7.91%) Entity Framework
16 174 (7.64%) RESTful
17 163 (7.16%) Node.js
18 127 (5.58%) WPF
19 126 (5.54%) Hibernate
20 122 (5.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 192 (8.44%) Computer Science
2 151 (6.63%) iPad
3 125 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 110 (4.83%) User Experience
5 92 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
6 91 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 61 (2.68%) N-Tier
8 54 (2.37%) Mathematics
9 32 (1.41%) iPhone
10 23 (1.01%) W3C
11 21 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
12 20 (0.88%) Visualisation
13 19 (0.83%) Data Structures
14 15 (0.66%) Data Integration
14 15 (0.66%) Social Media
15 14 (0.62%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
16 13 (0.57%) Algorithms
17 12 (0.53%) 3D Graphics
17 12 (0.53%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 221 (9.71%) Windows
2 211 (9.27%) Linux
3 106 (4.66%) Android
4 73 (3.21%) Apple iOS
5 36 (1.58%) Unix
6 23 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.62%) CoreOS
8 9 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.18%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.044%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 910 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
2 679 (29.83%) MVC
3 501 (22.01%) TDD
4 421 (18.50%) OO
5 412 (18.10%) Web Development
6 345 (15.16%) Scrum
7 221 (9.71%) Software Engineering
8 211 (9.27%) Unit Testing
9 196 (8.61%) E-Commerce
10 180 (7.91%) BDD
11 175 (7.69%) OOP
12 162 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
13 143 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
13 143 (6.28%) Front End Development
14 133 (5.84%) SDLC
15 125 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
16 117 (5.14%) Mentoring
17 113 (4.96%) Web Application Development
18 109 (4.79%) Kanban
19 92 (4.04%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 932 (40.95%) JavaScript
2 927 (40.73%) C#
3 796 (34.97%) SQL
4 534 (23.46%) Java
5 396 (17.40%) PHP
6 241 (10.59%) T-SQL
7 137 (6.02%) Ruby
8 128 (5.62%) VB.NET
9 123 (5.40%) C++
10 92 (4.04%) Python
11 68 (2.99%) C
12 52 (2.28%) Objective-C
13 42 (1.85%) PL/SQL
14 40 (1.76%) Apple Swift
14 40 (1.76%) TypeScript
15 39 (1.71%) Scala
16 36 (1.58%) VB
17 25 (1.10%) Groovy
18 23 (1.01%) Perl
19 20 (0.88%) F#
Qualifications
1 281 (12.35%) Degree
2 31 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (0.62%) HND
4 13 (0.57%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.44%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.26%) DBS Check
6 6 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.22%) ISEB
7 5 (0.22%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.088%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.088%) MCP
9 2 (0.088%) MCSE
9 2 (0.088%) PhD
10 1 (0.044%) MCSA
10 1 (0.044%) MCSD
10 1 (0.044%) OCP
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.044%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.044%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (1.85%) QA
2 9 (0.40%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.35%) WAI
4 5 (0.22%) SLA
5 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (1.36%) Docker
2 9 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.18%) Varnish
4 3 (0.13%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.088%) HDFS
6 1 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.044%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.044%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.044%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (1.98%) Puppet
2 20 (0.88%) Kibana
3 10 (0.44%) Graphite
4 9 (0.40%) Grafana
4 9 (0.40%) Packer
4 9 (0.40%) Terraform
4 9 (0.40%) Uchiwa
5 8 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.26%) WMI
7 5 (0.22%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.044%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.044%) Consul
8 1 (0.044%) cPanel
Vendors
1 290 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 225 (9.89%) Oracle
3 96 (4.22%) Google
4 60 (2.64%) Zend
5 33 (1.45%) IBM
6 23 (1.01%) Adobe
6 23 (1.01%) SAP
7 20 (0.88%) Tableau
7 20 (0.88%) Xamarin
8 17 (0.75%) Atlassian
8 17 (0.75%) Sitecore
9 16 (0.70%) Cognos
10 14 (0.62%) MuleSoft
11 13 (0.57%) Twitter
12 12 (0.53%) Remedy
13 10 (0.44%) Apple
13 10 (0.44%) EPiServer
13 10 (0.44%) Snowplow
13 10 (0.44%) WSO2
14 8 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000, 10% Bonus, 5% Pension, Free Gym, Health cover
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + amazing training and exposure
Posted: 2 days ago