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 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1363 878 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.61% 27.16% 34.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.84% 28.27% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 817 1185
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 £30,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
3509 3106 3785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.83% 96.07% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3023 2595 3267
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 January 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 January 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 70 £40,000 -3.61% 12
Bolton 0 55 £40,000 +26.98% 10
Bury +1 51 £36,000 -24.21% 11
Oldham +1 42 £28,750 -11.53% 4
Wigan 0 30 £37,000 +7.24% 2
Altrincham -3 25 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Salford +12 12 £42,500 - 1
Sale +2 8 £27,750 -20.71% 3
Rochdale -16 5 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 1261 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1229 (44.37%) JavaScript
3 1138 (41.08%) .NET
4 1115 (40.25%) C#
4 1115 (40.25%) HTML
5 1078 (38.92%) CSS
6 952 (34.37%) SQL Server
7 918 (33.14%) MVC
8 867 (31.30%) SQL
9 736 (26.57%) ASP.NET
10 705 (25.45%) jQuery
11 630 (22.74%) TDD
12 548 (19.78%) Java
13 544 (19.64%) Web Development
14 533 (19.24%) AngularJS
15 499 (18.01%) PHP
16 485 (17.51%) Git (software)
17 470 (16.97%) OO
18 460 (16.61%) MySQL
19 443 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
20 423 (15.27%) HTML5
21 417 (15.05%) Web Services
22 399 (14.40%) Scrum
23 379 (13.68%) Microsoft
24 369 (13.32%) Software Engineering
25 357 (12.89%) WCF
26 293 (10.58%) Finance
27 292 (10.54%) Node.js
28 282 (10.18%) iPad
29 281 (10.14%) .NET Framework

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 (5.02%) WordPress
2 103 (3.72%) CMS
3 84 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 71 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 54 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 42 (1.52%) WebSphere
7 40 (1.44%) JBoss
8 32 (1.16%) Drupal
9 31 (1.12%) Apache
10 30 (1.08%) Umbraco
11 29 (1.05%) Apache Spark
12 28 (1.01%) Apache Solr
13 21 (0.76%) IIS
14 20 (0.72%) nginx
15 19 (0.69%) WebLogic
16 17 (0.61%) Apache Pig
17 14 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
18 13 (0.47%) Joomla!
18 13 (0.47%) Mule
18 13 (0.47%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 167 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.72%) MS Office
4 11 (0.40%) InVision
5 9 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.11%) HipChat
8 2 (0.072%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.036%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 102 (3.68%) Magento
2 24 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (0.51%) OpenCart
4 14 (0.51%) Visualfiles
5 9 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.22%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.22%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
8 5 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.14%) osCommerce
9 4 (0.14%) SAP AFS
10 3 (0.11%) SAP WM
11 2 (0.072%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.072%) WebTrends
12 1 (0.036%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.036%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.036%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 171 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (1.48%) Google Play
4 28 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (1.01%) GitHub
5 23 (0.83%) SaaS
6 13 (0.47%) iTunes
6 13 (0.47%) PaaS
7 12 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 12 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.36%) AdWords
8 10 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.18%) Sage Pay
10 4 (0.14%) Slack
11 2 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.072%) Firebase
11 2 (0.072%) TestFlight
12 1 (0.036%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.036%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.036%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.96%) Internet
2 54 (1.95%) HTTP
3 9 (0.32%) Intranet
3 9 (0.32%) Skype
4 8 (0.29%) SMTP
5 7 (0.25%) DNS
6 6 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.18%) Firewall
7 5 (0.18%) FTP
8 3 (0.11%) LDAP
8 3 (0.11%) VPN
9 2 (0.072%) AMQP
9 2 (0.072%) IMAP
9 2 (0.072%) SMS
9 2 (0.072%) SS7
10 1 (0.036%) CTI
10 1 (0.036%) GPRS
10 1 (0.036%) Network Security
10 1 (0.036%) SSH
10 1 (0.036%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 952 (34.37%) SQL Server
2 460 (16.61%) MySQL
3 203 (7.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 199 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 172 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 143 (5.16%) NoSQL
7 138 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 127 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
9 122 (4.40%) MongoDB
10 115 (4.15%) Big Data
11 104 (3.75%) Relational Database
12 102 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 70 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
14 62 (2.24%) Hadoop
15 52 (1.88%) RDBMS
16 42 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
17 27 (0.97%) Redis
17 27 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
18 24 (0.87%) Oracle Database
18 24 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 485 (17.51%) Git (software)
2 157 (5.67%) JIRA
3 132 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 130 (4.69%) Subversion
5 102 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 101 (3.65%) NUnit
7 98 (3.54%) Visual Studio
8 82 (2.96%) JUnit
9 81 (2.92%) Maven
10 74 (2.67%) Eclipse
11 65 (2.35%) Selenium
12 62 (2.24%) Grunt
13 51 (1.84%) MSTest
14 50 (1.81%) gulp
15 44 (1.59%) Gradle
16 40 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 38 (1.37%) TeamCity
18 35 (1.26%) Rhino Mocks
19 34 (1.23%) Mercurial
20 33 (1.19%) Moq
General
1 293 (10.58%) Finance
2 192 (6.93%) Marketing
3 153 (5.52%) Games
4 133 (4.80%) Retail
5 53 (1.91%) Legal
6 51 (1.84%) Manufacturing
7 36 (1.30%) Advertising
8 34 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 32 (1.16%) Law
10 30 (1.08%) Banking
11 19 (0.69%) Electronics
12 11 (0.40%) Music Industry
13 10 (0.36%) Back Office
14 8 (0.29%) Automotive
15 5 (0.18%) Military
15 5 (0.18%) Publishing
16 4 (0.14%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.14%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.072%) Financial Institution
18 1 (0.036%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1138 (41.08%) .NET
2 1115 (40.25%) HTML
3 1078 (38.92%) CSS
4 736 (26.57%) ASP.NET
5 705 (25.45%) jQuery
6 533 (19.24%) AngularJS
7 443 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 423 (15.27%) HTML5
9 417 (15.05%) Web Services
10 357 (12.89%) WCF
11 292 (10.54%) Node.js
12 281 (10.14%) .NET Framework
13 274 (9.89%) CSS3
14 243 (8.77%) RESTful
15 242 (8.74%) Spring
16 228 (8.23%) XML
17 211 (7.62%) Entity Framework
18 208 (7.51%) ASP.NET Web API
19 204 (7.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 189 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 282 (10.18%) iPad
2 206 (7.44%) Mobile App
3 202 (7.29%) User Experience
4 196 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 85 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 80 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
7 51 (1.84%) N-Tier
8 45 (1.62%) iPhone
9 42 (1.52%) Visualisation
10 35 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
10 35 (1.26%) Smartphone
11 34 (1.23%) Mathematics
11 34 (1.23%) Xbox
12 26 (0.94%) Algorithms
12 26 (0.94%) Social Network
13 23 (0.83%) Data Structures
13 23 (0.83%) Fintech
14 20 (0.72%) Blog
15 18 (0.65%) Data Extraction
16 16 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 243 (8.77%) Linux
2 205 (7.40%) Windows
3 149 (5.38%) Apple iOS
4 122 (4.40%) Android
5 30 (1.08%) Unix
6 29 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.25%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.18%) CentOS
12 2 (0.072%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.072%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.036%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.036%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1261 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
2 918 (33.14%) MVC
3 630 (22.74%) TDD
4 544 (19.64%) Web Development
5 470 (16.97%) OO
6 399 (14.40%) Scrum
7 369 (13.32%) Software Engineering
8 273 (9.86%) OOP
9 268 (9.68%) Front End Development
10 252 (9.10%) E-Commerce
11 240 (8.66%) BDD
12 207 (7.47%) Continuous Integration
13 194 (7.00%) Web Application Development
14 187 (6.75%) Kanban
15 182 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
16 179 (6.46%) SDLC
17 171 (6.17%) Unit Testing
18 153 (5.52%) Mentoring
19 124 (4.48%) iOS Development
20 114 (4.12%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1229 (44.37%) JavaScript
2 1115 (40.25%) C#
3 867 (31.30%) SQL
4 548 (19.78%) Java
5 499 (18.01%) PHP
6 259 (9.35%) T-SQL
7 182 (6.57%) VB.NET
8 161 (5.81%) Ruby
9 106 (3.83%) C++
10 100 (3.61%) Python
11 97 (3.50%) Apple Swift
12 80 (2.89%) Objective-C
13 54 (1.95%) VB
14 49 (1.77%) Scala
15 48 (1.73%) C
16 44 (1.59%) Perl
17 37 (1.34%) VBA
18 36 (1.30%) F#
19 29 (1.05%) Groovy
19 29 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 244 (8.81%) Degree
2 27 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.32%) HNC
4 9 (0.32%) HND
5 8 (0.29%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (0.25%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.22%) MCP
8 5 (0.18%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.036%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (2.17%) QA
2 21 (0.76%) WAI
3 13 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.29%) SLA
5 7 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.14%) WCAG
7 2 (0.072%) GDPR
7 2 (0.072%) SDET
8 1 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.036%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 58 (2.09%) Docker
2 13 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.40%) Varnish
4 10 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.036%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.036%) HDFS
8 1 (0.036%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (1.19%) Kibana
2 24 (0.87%) Puppet
3 21 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.58%) Ansible
5 11 (0.40%) Terraform
6 10 (0.36%) Capistrano
7 7 (0.25%) logstash
7 7 (0.25%) Salt
8 5 (0.18%) cPanel
9 4 (0.14%) Packer
10 2 (0.072%) Grafana
10 2 (0.072%) Graphite
10 2 (0.072%) Uchiwa
11 1 (0.036%) Marathon
11 1 (0.036%) Mesos
11 1 (0.036%) Oozie
Vendors
1 379 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 184 (6.64%) Oracle
3 158 (5.70%) Google
4 64 (2.31%) Zend
5 57 (2.06%) SAP
6 31 (1.12%) Adobe
7 30 (1.08%) Apple
8 24 (0.87%) Facebook
9 23 (0.83%) Tableau
10 22 (0.79%) IBM
10 22 (0.79%) Twitter
10 22 (0.79%) Xamarin
11 20 (0.72%) VMware
12 19 (0.69%) PayPal
13 17 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (0.54%) Red Hat
15 14 (0.51%) Sitecore
16 10 (0.36%) LexisNexis
17 9 (0.32%) Orchard
18 8 (0.29%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Working, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Negotiable rates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum plus annual bonus plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday