The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 182 178 191
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 9 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 10
Median salary £28,500 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £37,950 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programmer
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
3649 3424 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3205 2824 3454
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Programmer in the job title.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Programmer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Manchester region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Manchester

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Programmer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Oldham +1 2 £20,000 -38.46%
Programmer
North West

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 20 (66.67%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) .NET
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (50.00%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) MVC
5 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) NHibernate
5 14 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (43.33%) HTML
7 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (40.00%) TDD
8 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
8 11 (36.67%) XML
9 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 10 (33.33%) Scrum
9 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (33.33%) HTML5
9 10 (33.33%) CSS3
9 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 10 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 10 (33.33%) Selenium
9 10 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
10 9 (30.00%) Integration Testing
10 9 (30.00%) WCF
10 9 (30.00%) JSON

Programmer 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 9 (30.00%) NServiceBus
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (33.33%) Selenium
4 9 (30.00%) FxCop
4 9 (30.00%) SpecFlow
4 9 (30.00%) StyleCop
5 4 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.33%) NUnit
7 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) CSS
3 14 (46.67%) NHibernate
4 13 (43.33%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET
5 11 (36.67%) XML
6 10 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (33.33%) CSS3
6 10 (33.33%) HTML5
6 10 (33.33%) jQuery
7 9 (30.00%) Castle Windsor
7 9 (30.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (30.00%) JSON
7 9 (30.00%) SignalR
7 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (30.00%) WCF
7 9 (30.00%) WebSockets
8 4 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Mobile App
1 9 (30.00%) PMI
1 9 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) MVC
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) ETL
8 1 (3.33%) Game Development
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.33%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) SOA
8 1 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) C
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Teradata
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
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