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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 175 161 180
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 22 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.85% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.87% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 15
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,960 £40,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3608 3658 3992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.43% 96.93% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 3067 3279
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 £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Salford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Oldham - 1 £16,000 -
Sale - 1 £35,000 -
Stockport - 1 £35,000 -
Wigan - 1 £35,000 -
Programmer
North West

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (71.43%) C#
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
3 15 (53.57%) CSS
4 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (50.00%) XML
4 14 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (46.43%) MVC
6 12 (42.86%) TDD
6 12 (42.86%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
7 11 (39.29%) Scrum
7 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (39.29%) HTML5
7 11 (39.29%) CSS3
7 11 (39.29%) SpecFlow
7 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
7 11 (39.29%) NHibernate
7 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
7 11 (39.29%) Selenium
7 11 (39.29%) WCF
8 10 (35.71%) jQuery
8 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
8 10 (35.71%) Integration Testing
8 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (35.71%) JSON
8 10 (35.71%) SignalR

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 10 (35.71%) NServiceBus
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (39.29%) Selenium
2 11 (39.29%) SpecFlow
2 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
3 10 (35.71%) FxCop
3 10 (35.71%) StyleCop
4 4 (14.29%) JIRA
5 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
6 2 (7.14%) NUnit
7 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.57%) Moq
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
7 1 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) CSS
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (50.00%) XML
4 12 (42.86%) HTML
5 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
5 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
5 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (39.29%) CSS3
5 11 (39.29%) HTML5
5 11 (39.29%) NHibernate
5 11 (39.29%) WCF
6 10 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (35.71%) Entity Framework
6 10 (35.71%) jQuery
6 10 (35.71%) JSON
6 10 (35.71%) SignalR
6 10 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (35.71%) WebSockets
7 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Mobile App
1 10 (35.71%) PMI
1 10 (35.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) EPoS
3 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) MVC
3 12 (42.86%) TDD
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (35.71%) Integration Testing
5 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) API Design
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
8 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.57%) OOP
8 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) C
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) RPG
7 1 (3.57%) RPG IV
7 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Teradata
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago