The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 33 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 275 178 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.49% 5.53% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.73% 5.76% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 250 163 188
Median salary £50,125 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.38% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
3558 3091 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.87% 96.08% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 2584 3286
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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 +9 19 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Bolton - 6 £43,750 -
Altrincham -14 5 - - 1
Bury - 4 £51,500 - 2
Oldham - 4 £33,000 -
Salford - 4 £45,000 -
Wigan -7 3 £42,500 -2.85%
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 277 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (45.96%) JavaScript
3 240 (44.12%) MVC
4 212 (38.97%) C#
5 200 (36.76%) .NET
6 195 (35.85%) HTML
6 195 (35.85%) Java
7 189 (34.74%) SQL
8 187 (34.38%) CSS
9 156 (28.68%) AngularJS
10 152 (27.94%) SQL Server
11 148 (27.21%) ASP.NET
12 147 (27.02%) OO
13 145 (26.65%) TDD
14 129 (23.71%) jQuery
15 123 (22.61%) Web Services
16 120 (22.06%) Scrum
17 116 (21.32%) Spring
18 105 (19.30%) MySQL
19 102 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
20 98 (18.01%) Git (software)
21 90 (16.54%) iPad
22 83 (15.26%) PHP
23 80 (14.71%) E-Commerce
24 78 (14.34%) Web Development
25 77 (14.15%) .NET Framework
26 75 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
27 74 (13.60%) Entity Framework
28 72 (13.24%) HTML5
28 72 (13.24%) WCF

Senior 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 39 (7.17%) Tomcat
2 30 (5.51%) JBoss
3 18 (3.31%) CMS
4 17 (3.13%) IIS
5 16 (2.94%) Apache Solr
6 15 (2.76%) WebSphere
6 15 (2.76%) WordPress
7 14 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (2.21%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.65%) Mule
9 9 (1.65%) Mule ESB
9 9 (1.65%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.47%) Apache Spark
10 8 (1.47%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.29%) Drupal
12 6 (1.10%) Apache
12 6 (1.10%) Jetty
13 5 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.74%) Confluence
14 4 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.76%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.02%) InVision
Business Applications
1 31 (5.70%) Magento
2 10 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 59 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.47%) SaaS
5 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.37%) Slack
7 1 (0.18%) AdWords
7 1 (0.18%) GitHub
7 1 (0.18%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.76%) HTTP
2 11 (2.02%) Internet
3 2 (0.37%) SMS
4 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (27.94%) SQL Server
2 105 (19.30%) MySQL
3 53 (9.74%) Big Data
4 50 (9.19%) MongoDB
5 40 (7.35%) NoSQL
5 40 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (7.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 19 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (2.76%) MS Access
10 15 (2.76%) Redis
11 14 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (2.02%) Hazelcast
13 10 (1.84%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.29%) Couchbase
15 6 (1.10%) Riak
Development Applications
1 98 (18.01%) Git (software)
2 50 (9.19%) Subversion
3 41 (7.54%) Jenkins
4 39 (7.17%) JUnit
5 38 (6.99%) JIRA
6 36 (6.62%) Eclipse
7 33 (6.07%) NUnit
7 33 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (5.70%) Grunt
8 31 (5.70%) Maven
9 23 (4.23%) gulp
10 21 (3.86%) Ant
10 21 (3.86%) Selenium
11 19 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (2.94%) Mercurial
13 15 (2.76%) Gradle
14 11 (2.02%) Axure RP
15 10 (1.84%) IntelliJ
16 8 (1.47%) Bitbucket
17 7 (1.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (11.40%) Finance
2 30 (5.51%) Marketing
2 30 (5.51%) Retail
3 14 (2.57%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.84%) Electronics
4 10 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.65%) Banking
5 9 (1.65%) Legal
6 8 (1.47%) Advertising
7 5 (0.92%) Law
8 4 (0.74%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (36.76%) .NET
2 195 (35.85%) HTML
3 187 (34.38%) CSS
4 156 (28.68%) AngularJS
5 148 (27.21%) ASP.NET
6 129 (23.71%) jQuery
7 123 (22.61%) Web Services
8 116 (21.32%) Spring
9 102 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 77 (14.15%) .NET Framework
11 74 (13.60%) Entity Framework
12 72 (13.24%) HTML5
12 72 (13.24%) WCF
13 70 (12.87%) Hibernate
14 62 (11.40%) Node.js
15 59 (10.85%) RESTful
16 57 (10.48%) React
17 56 (10.29%) WPF
17 56 (10.29%) XML
18 51 (9.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.54%) iPad
2 31 (5.70%) Mobile App
2 31 (5.70%) User Experience
3 26 (4.78%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.41%) Xbox
5 16 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 13 (2.39%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.21%) Mathematics
8 10 (1.84%) Fintech
9 8 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.10%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.92%) W3C
12 3 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.55%) SCADA
12 3 (0.55%) Social Media
13 2 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.37%) Blog
13 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.37%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.66%) Linux
2 34 (6.25%) Windows
3 26 (4.78%) Android
4 24 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.10%) Unix
6 4 (0.74%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (44.12%) MVC
3 147 (27.02%) OO
4 145 (26.65%) TDD
5 120 (22.06%) Scrum
6 80 (14.71%) E-Commerce
7 78 (14.34%) Web Development
8 75 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 66 (12.13%) Software Engineering
11 53 (9.74%) BDD
12 46 (8.46%) OOP
13 44 (8.09%) Kanban
14 41 (7.54%) Front End Development
14 41 (7.54%) Unit Testing
15 34 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
15 34 (6.25%) Machine Learning
16 27 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (4.96%) Continuous Delivery
17 25 (4.60%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 250 (45.96%) JavaScript
2 212 (38.97%) C#
3 195 (35.85%) Java
4 189 (34.74%) SQL
5 83 (15.26%) PHP
6 36 (6.62%) T-SQL
7 29 (5.33%) Scala
8 25 (4.60%) VB.NET
9 20 (3.68%) C++
9 20 (3.68%) Python
10 13 (2.39%) Apple Swift
11 12 (2.21%) Objective-C
12 10 (1.84%) Groovy
13 9 (1.65%) Perl
13 9 (1.65%) PHP 5
14 8 (1.47%) Ruby
15 6 (1.10%) Go
16 5 (0.92%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.92%) Clojure
16 5 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (4.60%) Degree
2 8 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.37%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) HNC
6 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.74%) PCI DSS
1 4 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 16 (2.94%) Docker
2 6 (1.10%) Varnish
3 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (1.47%) Puppet
2 5 (0.92%) Ansible
2 5 (0.92%) Kibana
2 5 (0.92%) logstash
2 5 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.92%) Salt
3 2 (0.37%) Grafana
3 2 (0.37%) Graphite
3 2 (0.37%) Packer
3 2 (0.37%) Terraform
3 2 (0.37%) Uchiwa
4 1 (0.18%) Marathon
4 1 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 71 (13.05%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.82%) Oracle
3 29 (5.33%) Google
4 19 (3.49%) Zend
5 17 (3.13%) PayPal
6 11 (2.02%) Adobe
7 10 (1.84%) SAP
8 7 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.10%) Tableau
10 5 (0.92%) FatWire
10 5 (0.92%) hybris
10 5 (0.92%) Splunk
11 4 (0.74%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.74%) Cadence
11 4 (0.74%) HP
11 4 (0.74%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.74%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.55%) Facebook
12 3 (0.55%) IBM
13 2 (0.37%) WSO2
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Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum + FlexiTime, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Additional benefits and bonus!
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Working, Childcare Vouchers
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Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
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Bury, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 45000
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
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ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago