The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1365 1726 1417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.57% 41.48% 37.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.63% 43.67% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1146 1547 1334
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3726 3952 3624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.38% 94.98% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3065 3428 3199
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
North West

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton 0 92 £40,000 +12.67% 11
Stockport -1 65 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Salford 0 49 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Wigan 0 41 £37,500 +36.36% 13
Bury +1 21 £22,500 -43.75% 4
Cheadle -1 17 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Rochdale -2 13 £39,500 +16.17% 2
Altrincham -10 13 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Oldham -1 10 £35,000 -7.58% 4
Sale +3 4 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Developer
North West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 1491 (51.29%) .NET
2 1441 (49.57%) C#
3 1292 (44.44%) HTML
4 1272 (43.76%) JavaScript
5 1136 (39.08%) SQL Server
6 1125 (38.70%) CSS
7 1124 (38.67%) ASP.NET
8 1012 (34.81%) SQL
9 969 (33.33%) MVC
10 778 (26.76%) jQuery
11 605 (20.81%) TDD
12 577 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
13 572 (19.68%) OO
14 567 (19.50%) Java
15 507 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
16 482 (16.58%) XML
17 477 (16.41%) WCF
18 460 (15.82%) PHP
19 423 (14.55%) .NET Framework
20 414 (14.24%) Web Services
21 391 (13.45%) Microsoft
22 387 (13.31%) Degree
23 385 (13.24%) Scrum
24 363 (12.49%) E-Commerce
25 362 (12.45%) MySQL
26 348 (11.97%) Windows
27 344 (11.83%) HTML5
28 315 (10.84%) Web Development
29 304 (10.46%) VB.NET
30 294 (10.11%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 175 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 163 (5.61%) CMS
3 116 (3.99%) WordPress
4 105 (3.61%) IIS
5 104 (3.58%) Tomcat
6 69 (2.37%) Node.js
7 55 (1.89%) Apache
8 47 (1.62%) WebSphere
9 41 (1.41%) Drupal
10 39 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 34 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 30 (1.03%) WebLogic
13 29 (1.00%) Umbraco
14 26 (0.89%) SAS
15 15 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
16 14 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
17 12 (0.41%) Apache Solr
18 11 (0.38%) Confluence
19 9 (0.31%) GlassFish
20 8 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 196 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 95 (3.27%) Photoshop
3 26 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.34%) MS Office
5 8 (0.28%) Fireworks
6 7 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.21%) InDesign
8 2 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.034%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.034%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 140 (4.82%) Magento
2 53 (1.82%) Visualfiles
3 24 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.14%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.14%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.14%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.14%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.14%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.14%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.14%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.10%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.069%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.034%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.034%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.34%) SaaS
4 9 (0.31%) Office 365
5 6 (0.21%) GitHub
6 4 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.14%) PaaS
7 3 (0.10%) IaaS
8 2 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.069%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.069%) Route 53
9 1 (0.034%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.034%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (2.58%) HTTP
2 69 (2.37%) Internet
3 50 (1.72%) Intranet
4 18 (0.62%) SSL
5 10 (0.34%) RFID
6 9 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.21%) AMQP
8 5 (0.17%) DNS
8 5 (0.17%) Extranet
9 4 (0.14%) Wireless
10 3 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.10%) FTP
10 3 (0.10%) SSH
10 3 (0.10%) NFC
11 2 (0.069%) NAS
11 2 (0.069%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.069%) SAN
11 2 (0.069%) VPN
11 2 (0.069%) SMS
11 2 (0.069%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1136 (39.08%) SQL Server
2 362 (12.45%) MySQL
3 264 (9.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 166 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 149 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 136 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 124 (4.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 120 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 55 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
10 53 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 45 (1.55%) Oracle Database
12 39 (1.34%) RDBMS
13 33 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (0.89%) MongoDB
15 25 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (0.83%) DB2
17 22 (0.76%) Big Data
18 21 (0.72%) Hazelcast
19 20 (0.69%) NoSQL
20 19 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 199 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 195 (6.71%) Visual Studio
3 132 (4.54%) Git (software)
4 116 (3.99%) Subversion
5 103 (3.54%) Eclipse
6 84 (2.89%) NUnit
7 70 (2.41%) Maven
8 58 (2.00%) JUnit
9 51 (1.75%) Ant
10 45 (1.55%) Selenium
11 42 (1.44%) Moq
12 34 (1.17%) Jenkins
13 33 (1.14%) SpecFlow
14 28 (0.96%) Mercurial
15 27 (0.93%) Xcode
16 25 (0.86%) ReSharper
17 24 (0.83%) NetBeans
18 23 (0.79%) JIRA
19 21 (0.72%) MSTest
20 16 (0.55%) Hudson
General
1 294 (10.11%) Finance
2 168 (5.78%) Marketing
3 112 (3.85%) Games
4 88 (3.03%) Legal
5 81 (2.79%) Retail
6 54 (1.86%) Law
7 50 (1.72%) Advertising
8 38 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 28 (0.96%) Automotive
10 27 (0.93%) Banking
11 25 (0.86%) Back Office
12 16 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.41%) Billing
14 7 (0.24%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.21%) Publishing
15 6 (0.21%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.069%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.034%) Electronics
18 1 (0.034%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1491 (51.29%) .NET
2 1292 (44.44%) HTML
3 1125 (38.70%) CSS
4 1124 (38.67%) ASP.NET
5 778 (26.76%) jQuery
6 507 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 482 (16.58%) XML
8 477 (16.41%) WCF
9 423 (14.55%) .NET Framework
10 414 (14.24%) Web Services
11 344 (11.83%) HTML5
12 277 (9.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 235 (8.08%) LINQ
14 215 (7.40%) Ajax
14 215 (7.40%) Spring
15 204 (7.02%) CSS3
16 190 (6.54%) J2EE
17 161 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 159 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 156 (5.37%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 228 (7.84%) Mobile App
2 193 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 113 (3.89%) iPhone
4 81 (2.79%) Social Media
5 78 (2.68%) N-Tier
6 70 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
7 62 (2.13%) Open Source
7 62 (2.13%) Mathematics
8 57 (1.96%) iPad
9 44 (1.51%) 3D Graphics
10 42 (1.44%) Blackberry
11 38 (1.31%) W3C
12 29 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 23 (0.79%) Physics
14 22 (0.76%) NHS
15 20 (0.69%) Digital Media
16 16 (0.55%) Visualisation
17 15 (0.52%) Statistics
18 13 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 12 (0.41%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 348 (11.97%) Windows
2 253 (8.70%) Linux
3 228 (7.84%) Android
4 179 (6.16%) Apple iOS
5 79 (2.72%) UNIX
6 27 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.45%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.41%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
12 4 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.14%) Windows CE
12 4 (0.14%) AIX
13 2 (0.069%) CentOS
14 1 (0.034%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.034%) Solaris
14 1 (0.034%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 969 (33.33%) MVC
2 605 (20.81%) TDD
3 577 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
4 572 (19.68%) OO
5 385 (13.24%) Scrum
6 363 (12.49%) E-Commerce
7 315 (10.84%) Web Development
8 237 (8.15%) Software Engineering
8 237 (8.15%) OOP
9 223 (7.67%) Unit Testing
10 144 (4.95%) iOS Development
11 143 (4.92%) OOD
12 137 (4.71%) Project Management
13 136 (4.68%) Web Application Development
14 132 (4.54%) BDD
15 98 (3.37%) Android Development
16 96 (3.30%) SEO
17 88 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
18 85 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
19 84 (2.89%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 1441 (49.57%) C#
2 1272 (43.76%) JavaScript
3 1012 (34.81%) SQL
4 567 (19.50%) Java
5 460 (15.82%) PHP
6 304 (10.46%) VB.NET
7 260 (8.94%) T-SQL
8 105 (3.61%) C++
9 104 (3.58%) Objective-C
10 100 (3.44%) Ruby
11 66 (2.27%) Python
12 64 (2.20%) PHP5
13 61 (2.10%) C
14 59 (2.03%) Perl
15 47 (1.62%) XPath
16 42 (1.44%) VB
17 37 (1.27%) PL/SQL
18 20 (0.69%) VBA
19 15 (0.52%) VBScript
20 14 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 387 (13.31%) Degree
2 56 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (1.65%) MCP
4 36 (1.24%) MCSD
5 34 (1.17%) MCTS
6 33 (1.14%) MCAD
7 30 (1.03%) Security Cleared
8 19 (0.65%) HND
9 10 (0.34%) HNC
10 9 (0.31%) SC Cleared
11 8 (0.28%) MCSE
12 5 (0.17%) CCNP
12 5 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.034%) PhD
13 1 (0.034%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.034%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.034%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (1.72%) QA
2 19 (0.65%) WAI
3 14 (0.48%) WCAG
4 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.10%) SLA
6 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.069%) Squid
4 1 (0.034%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.034%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.21%) Puppet
2 4 (0.14%) OpenView
3 3 (0.10%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.069%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 391 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 193 (6.64%) Oracle
3 113 (3.89%) Zend
4 85 (2.92%) Google
5 45 (1.55%) JBoss
6 38 (1.31%) Adobe
7 30 (1.03%) Twitter
8 27 (0.93%) Red Hat
9 25 (0.86%) Facebook
10 24 (0.83%) Sitecore
11 22 (0.76%) SAP
12 21 (0.72%) Sybase
12 21 (0.72%) Sencha
13 17 (0.58%) Business Objects
13 17 (0.58%) Symbian
14 16 (0.55%) IBM
15 14 (0.48%) Apple
16 12 (0.41%) Xamarin
17 11 (0.38%) LexisNexis
17 11 (0.38%) Sony
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