The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 39 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 248 200 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.13% 4.87% 5.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.46% 5.10% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 238 185 207
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 3919 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.84% 95.52% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 3379 3291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bolton +5 21 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Altrincham +17 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Stockport -1 9 £32,250 -19.37% 2
Cheadle -8 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Wigan +9 2 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Salford -2 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 270 (53.47%) C#
2 266 (52.67%) .NET
3 221 (43.76%) SQL
4 203 (40.20%) SQL Server
5 201 (39.80%) ASP.NET
6 186 (36.83%) MVC
7 151 (29.90%) OO
8 150 (29.70%) JavaScript
9 147 (29.11%) Java
10 143 (28.32%) HTML
11 128 (25.35%) WCF
12 117 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
13 107 (21.19%) CSS
14 106 (20.99%) Scrum
15 103 (20.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 99 (19.60%) TDD
17 98 (19.41%) jQuery
18 89 (17.62%) Oracle
19 86 (17.03%) Degree
20 84 (16.63%) .NET Framework
20 84 (16.63%) J2EE
21 79 (15.64%) E-Commerce
21 79 (15.64%) XML
22 69 (13.66%) Windows
23 68 (13.47%) Web Services
23 68 (13.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 67 (13.27%) Software Engineering
25 65 (12.87%) PHP
26 64 (12.67%) Team Foundation Server
27 63 (12.48%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (4.36%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.76%) IIS
3 12 (2.38%) Apache
4 11 (2.18%) CMS
5 8 (1.58%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.99%) WordPress
7 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.40%) Node.js
9 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (2.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (3.37%) Magento
1 17 (3.37%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.79%) SAP SRM
2 4 (0.79%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.79%) SAP HR
2 4 (0.79%) SAP SD
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.79%) SAP MM
2 4 (0.79%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.40%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.19%) TCP/IP
1 6 (1.19%) X.509
1 6 (1.19%) SSL
2 3 (0.59%) HTTP
3 2 (0.40%) Internet
3 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.20%) Extranet
4 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (40.20%) SQL Server
2 58 (11.49%) MySQL
3 35 (6.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (5.54%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.96%) Oracle Database
6 16 (3.17%) DB2
7 11 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.79%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.79%) SAP BI
9 4 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.79%) Big Data
10 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.59%) QlikView
11 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.40%) Redis
12 1 (0.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 64 (12.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (8.71%) Subversion
3 33 (6.53%) Eclipse
4 25 (4.95%) NetBeans
5 24 (4.75%) Ant
5 24 (4.75%) Maven
6 20 (3.96%) Git (software)
7 19 (3.76%) JUnit
8 15 (2.97%) Selenium
9 14 (2.77%) Visual Studio
10 12 (2.38%) Hudson
10 12 (2.38%) Jenkins
10 12 (2.38%) JMeter
11 4 (0.79%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.40%) NUnit
12 2 (0.40%) PhoneGap
12 2 (0.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 1 (0.20%) InstallAnywhere
13 1 (0.20%) Moq
General
1 52 (10.30%) Finance
2 13 (2.57%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.78%) Marketing
4 8 (1.58%) Retail
5 6 (1.19%) Back Office
6 3 (0.59%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Automotive
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (52.67%) .NET
2 201 (39.80%) ASP.NET
3 143 (28.32%) HTML
4 128 (25.35%) WCF
5 107 (21.19%) CSS
6 103 (20.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 98 (19.41%) jQuery
8 84 (16.63%) .NET Framework
8 84 (16.63%) J2EE
9 79 (15.64%) XML
10 68 (13.47%) Web Services
10 68 (13.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 63 (12.48%) Ajax
12 54 (10.69%) WPF
12 54 (10.69%) Spring
13 52 (10.30%) Hibernate
14 36 (7.13%) SOAP
15 30 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 28 (5.54%) JSP
16 28 (5.54%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.74%) Computer Science
2 17 (3.37%) AS400
3 14 (2.77%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.18%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.58%) RIA
7 7 (1.39%) Social Media
8 6 (1.19%) PKI
9 5 (0.99%) Open Source
10 3 (0.59%) iPhone
10 3 (0.59%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.59%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.40%) Blog
11 2 (0.40%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.40%) iPad
12 1 (0.20%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.20%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.66%) Windows
2 51 (10.10%) Linux
3 44 (8.71%) UNIX
4 26 (5.15%) Apple iOS
5 18 (3.56%) Android
6 4 (0.79%) Debian
6 4 (0.79%) CentOS
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (36.83%) MVC
2 151 (29.90%) OO
3 117 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (20.99%) Scrum
5 99 (19.60%) TDD
6 79 (15.64%) E-Commerce
7 67 (13.27%) Software Engineering
8 58 (11.49%) Unit Testing
9 55 (10.89%) Project Management
10 47 (9.31%) Web Development
11 37 (7.33%) OOP
12 35 (6.93%) OOD
13 24 (4.75%) UML
14 20 (3.96%) iOS Development
14 20 (3.96%) OOA/OOD
15 18 (3.56%) Pair Programming
16 17 (3.37%) Software Testing
17 14 (2.77%) Web Application Development
17 14 (2.77%) Performance Testing
18 13 (2.57%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 270 (53.47%) C#
2 221 (43.76%) SQL
3 150 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 147 (29.11%) Java
5 65 (12.87%) PHP
6 50 (9.90%) VB.NET
7 29 (5.74%) T-SQL
8 27 (5.35%) PL/SQL
9 19 (3.76%) PHP5
10 14 (2.77%) Objective-C
11 12 (2.38%) C++
12 8 (1.58%) Ruby
12 8 (1.58%) Perl
13 7 (1.39%) C
14 5 (0.99%) Python
15 4 (0.79%) ABAP
16 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.59%) XAML
16 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (17.03%) Degree
2 7 (1.39%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 89 (17.62%) Oracle
2 22 (4.36%) Zend
3 16 (3.17%) Sybase
4 15 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 4 (0.79%) JBoss
5 4 (0.79%) SAP
6 3 (0.59%) Tableau
6 3 (0.59%) Twitter
6 3 (0.59%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.40%) Adobe
7 2 (0.40%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.40%) Facebook
8 1 (0.20%) VMware
8 1 (0.20%) Sony
8 1 (0.20%) HP
8 1 (0.20%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.20%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Central Manchester University Hospital
Salary: Band 7 £30,764 - £40,558 pa
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago