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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1103 1145 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.78% 34.48% 36.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.60% 35.74% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 996 995 1245
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 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
3283 3204 3858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.48% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2830 2627 3150
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -1 48 £37,000 +4.22% 15
Bolton +1 46 £35,000 -17.64% 10
Altrincham 0 24 £38,750 -3.12% 14
Oldham +1 22 £32,500 +58.53% 8
Salford +1 15 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Cheadle -1 13 £39,000 +4.00% 2
Wigan -1 9 £32,500 - 6
Bury -1 6 £55,000 +64.17% 3
Rochdale -3 5 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Sale -3 1 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Developer
North West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 895 (42.62%) .NET
2 858 (40.86%) C#
3 847 (40.33%) JavaScript
4 845 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
5 745 (35.48%) SQL
6 735 (35.00%) HTML
7 697 (33.19%) SQL Server
7 697 (33.19%) CSS
8 559 (26.62%) MVC
9 557 (26.52%) ASP.NET
10 505 (24.05%) Java
11 467 (22.24%) jQuery
12 427 (20.33%) TDD
13 403 (19.19%) OO
14 396 (18.86%) PHP
15 386 (18.38%) Web Development
16 309 (14.71%) Web Services
17 301 (14.33%) HTML5
18 299 (14.24%) MySQL
19 298 (14.19%) Scrum
20 292 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
21 282 (13.43%) Git (software)
22 278 (13.24%) Degree
23 272 (12.95%) AngularJS
24 268 (12.76%) Finance
25 259 (12.33%) XML
26 237 (11.29%) Microsoft
26 237 (11.29%) .NET Framework
27 232 (11.05%) CSS3
28 230 (10.95%) 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
1 144 (6.86%) Node.js
2 83 (3.95%) CMS
3 74 (3.52%) WordPress
4 69 (3.29%) Apache
5 53 (2.52%) WebSphere
6 39 (1.86%) IIS
7 38 (1.81%) SharePoint
8 31 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 27 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
9 27 (1.29%) Umbraco
10 23 (1.10%) Drupal
11 16 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (0.67%) JBoss
12 14 (0.67%) Mule
12 14 (0.67%) WebLogic
13 13 (0.62%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.62%) nginx
14 12 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (0.52%) Moodle
15 11 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 117 (5.57%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.71%) Photoshop
3 20 (0.95%) MS Office
4 10 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.14%) HipChat
6 3 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 103 (4.90%) Magento
2 24 (1.14%) Visualfiles
3 18 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 7 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
10 4 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.19%) OpenCart
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
12 2 (0.095%) Oracle General Ledger
13 1 (0.048%) Oracle Receivables
13 1 (0.048%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (2.33%) GitHub
4 33 (1.57%) SaaS
5 28 (1.33%) Google Play
6 27 (1.29%) PaaS
7 16 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 7 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.24%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.19%) iTunes
13 2 (0.095%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.76%) Internet
2 25 (1.19%) HTTP
3 16 (0.76%) SSL
4 9 (0.43%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.38%) SPDY
6 4 (0.19%) Intranet
7 3 (0.14%) LAN
8 1 (0.048%) AMQP
8 1 (0.048%) Broadband
8 1 (0.048%) DNS
8 1 (0.048%) Extranet
8 1 (0.048%) Firewall
8 1 (0.048%) LDAP
8 1 (0.048%) Skype
8 1 (0.048%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 697 (33.19%) SQL Server
2 299 (14.24%) MySQL
3 146 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 121 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 108 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 104 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 91 (4.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 86 (4.10%) NoSQL
9 78 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
10 62 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
11 61 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 56 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 54 (2.57%) MongoDB
14 44 (2.10%) Oracle Database
15 33 (1.57%) Big Data
16 32 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
17 26 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
18 24 (1.14%) QlikView
19 23 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
20 22 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 282 (13.43%) Git (software)
2 133 (6.33%) Visual Studio
3 110 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 82 (3.90%) Subversion
5 79 (3.76%) Selenium
6 71 (3.38%) JUnit
7 66 (3.14%) Jenkins
8 65 (3.10%) Maven
9 59 (2.81%) JIRA
10 50 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
11 47 (2.24%) Mercurial
12 46 (2.19%) NUnit
13 41 (1.95%) Eclipse
14 32 (1.52%) Grunt
14 32 (1.52%) TeamCity
15 25 (1.19%) gulp
15 25 (1.19%) PhpStorm
16 24 (1.14%) SpecFlow
16 24 (1.14%) Xcode
17 23 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 268 (12.76%) Finance
2 103 (4.90%) Games
3 77 (3.67%) Marketing
4 67 (3.19%) Retail
5 41 (1.95%) Legal
6 34 (1.62%) Law
7 29 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (0.86%) Advertising
11 15 (0.71%) Back Office
12 13 (0.62%) Electronics
13 11 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.52%) Music Industry
14 10 (0.48%) Banking
15 8 (0.38%) Publishing
16 5 (0.24%) Automotive
16 5 (0.24%) iGaming
17 3 (0.14%) Multimedia
18 1 (0.048%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 895 (42.62%) .NET
2 735 (35.00%) HTML
3 697 (33.19%) CSS
4 557 (26.52%) ASP.NET
5 467 (22.24%) jQuery
6 309 (14.71%) Web Services
7 301 (14.33%) HTML5
8 292 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 272 (12.95%) AngularJS
10 259 (12.33%) XML
11 237 (11.29%) .NET Framework
12 232 (11.05%) CSS3
13 220 (10.48%) WCF
14 159 (7.57%) Entity Framework
15 155 (7.38%) Spring
16 153 (7.29%) SOAP
17 144 (6.86%) RESTful
18 123 (5.86%) WPF
19 122 (5.81%) Ajax
20 119 (5.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 171 (8.14%) Computer Science
2 107 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 105 (5.00%) iPad
3 105 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 102 (4.86%) User Experience
5 94 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (3.24%) N-Tier
7 51 (2.43%) Mathematics
8 32 (1.52%) iPhone
9 26 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 20 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 20 (0.95%) W3C
11 19 (0.90%) Data Structures
11 19 (0.90%) Visualisation
12 16 (0.76%) Augmented Reality
13 15 (0.71%) Physics
14 14 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
14 14 (0.67%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.57%) e-Learning
16 11 (0.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 216 (10.29%) Windows
2 203 (9.67%) Linux
3 106 (5.05%) Android
4 75 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 29 (1.38%) Unix
6 20 (0.95%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.67%) CoreOS
8 11 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.48%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.33%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.24%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.095%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.095%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.048%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 845 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 559 (26.62%) MVC
3 427 (20.33%) TDD
4 403 (19.19%) OO
5 386 (18.38%) Web Development
6 298 (14.19%) Scrum
7 228 (10.86%) Software Engineering
8 192 (9.14%) E-Commerce
9 168 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 158 (7.52%) BDD
11 154 (7.33%) OOP
12 148 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
13 127 (6.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 126 (6.00%) Front End Development
15 125 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
16 116 (5.52%) SDLC
17 110 (5.24%) OOD
18 104 (4.95%) Mentoring
19 97 (4.62%) Web Application Development
20 87 (4.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 858 (40.86%) C#
2 847 (40.33%) JavaScript
3 745 (35.48%) SQL
4 505 (24.05%) Java
5 396 (18.86%) PHP
6 230 (10.95%) T-SQL
7 137 (6.52%) C++
8 124 (5.90%) Ruby
9 113 (5.38%) VB.NET
10 89 (4.24%) Python
11 76 (3.62%) C
12 47 (2.24%) Objective-C
13 38 (1.81%) PL/SQL
14 34 (1.62%) Apple Swift
14 34 (1.62%) Scala
15 31 (1.48%) TypeScript
16 30 (1.43%) VB
17 29 (1.38%) Perl
18 19 (0.90%) VBA
19 17 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 278 (13.24%) Degree
2 21 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.52%) HND
5 6 (0.29%) DBS Check
6 5 (0.24%) ISEB
7 4 (0.19%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.095%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.095%) MCSE
8 2 (0.095%) PhD
9 1 (0.048%) MCP
9 1 (0.048%) MCSA
9 1 (0.048%) MCSD
9 1 (0.048%) OCP
9 1 (0.048%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.048%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.24%) QA
2 10 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.29%) WAI
4 5 (0.24%) SLA
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (2.10%) Docker
2 12 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.14%) Varnish
4 3 (0.14%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.048%) HDFS
5 1 (0.048%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 38 (1.81%) Puppet
2 12 (0.57%) Kibana
3 9 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.29%) Grafana
4 6 (0.29%) Graphite
4 6 (0.29%) Packer
4 6 (0.29%) Terraform
4 6 (0.29%) Uchiwa
4 6 (0.29%) WMI
5 5 (0.24%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.14%) Wonderware InTouch
7 1 (0.048%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 237 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 216 (10.29%) Oracle
3 87 (4.14%) Google
4 64 (3.05%) Zend
5 34 (1.62%) IBM
6 25 (1.19%) Atlassian
7 23 (1.10%) Tableau
8 22 (1.05%) SAP
9 19 (0.90%) Adobe
10 18 (0.86%) Xamarin
11 17 (0.81%) Cognos
11 17 (0.81%) Twitter
11 17 (0.81%) webMethods
11 17 (0.81%) WSO2
12 16 (0.76%) Facebook
13 13 (0.62%) Apple
13 13 (0.62%) EPiServer
14 12 (0.57%) MuleSoft
14 12 (0.57%) Sitecore
15 9 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Personal Developme
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + amazing benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + lots of extra benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 32k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago