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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programmer
North West / Manchester
Rank 180 173 171
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 24 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.092% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.094% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 22
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
3706 3181 3817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.69% 97.28% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3103 2631 3212
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 (60.61%) TDD
2 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
3 18 (54.55%) Apple iOS
4 16 (48.48%) iOS Development
5 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (42.42%) Apple Swift
6 14 (42.42%) Objective-C
7 12 (36.36%) Java
7 12 (36.36%) Mobile App
8 11 (33.33%) Android
9 9 (27.27%) Android Development
9 9 (27.27%) User Experience
9 9 (27.27%) C#
9 9 (27.27%) OO
9 9 (27.27%) Python
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) Degree
10 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
10 8 (24.24%) Django
11 7 (21.21%) Data Structures
11 7 (21.21%) Algorithms
11 7 (21.21%) Mobile Development
11 7 (21.21%) Skype
11 7 (21.21%) MySQL
11 7 (21.21%) MVC
11 7 (21.21%) mHealth
12 6 (18.18%) HTML
13 5 (15.15%) C++
13 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
13 5 (15.15%) .NET

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 5 (15.15%) Umbraco
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Django
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) NHibernate
4 4 (12.12%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Direct3D
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) OpenGL
5 2 (6.06%) Spring
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
6 1 (3.03%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 9 (27.27%) User Experience
3 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
4 7 (21.21%) Algorithms
4 7 (21.21%) Data Structures
4 7 (21.21%) mHealth
5 5 (15.15%) iSeries
6 3 (9.09%) AS400
7 2 (6.06%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (6.06%) HoloLens
7 2 (6.06%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 11 (33.33%) Android
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) TDD
2 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
3 16 (48.48%) iOS Development
4 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) Android Development
5 9 (27.27%) OO
6 7 (21.21%) Mobile Development
6 7 (21.21%) MVC
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (6.06%) 3D Programming
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) ETL
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) OOP
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) Service Management
8 2 (6.06%) SOA
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Apple Swift
1 14 (42.42%) Objective-C
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) Python
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) C++
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.09%) RPG
7 3 (9.09%) RPG IV
8 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.06%) VBA
9 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) IBM
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Sybase
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