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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 34 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 257 197 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.79% 5.07% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.98% 5.24% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 234 177 247
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Developer
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
3682 3757 3952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.28% 96.76% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3153 3114 3322
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,050 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
Stockport +12 22 £42,500 - 4
Bolton +9 16 £45,000 - 2
Sale -3 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Salford - 6 £40,000 -
Cheadle +7 4 £47,500 -13.63%
Altrincham +4 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Wigan +1 4 £42,500 +37.09% 2
Oldham - 2 £38,750 - 1
Bury +2 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 232 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (47.44%) JavaScript
3 209 (44.66%) MVC
4 191 (40.81%) C#
5 187 (39.96%) .NET
6 171 (36.54%) Java
7 166 (35.47%) HTML
8 158 (33.76%) CSS
9 155 (33.12%) ASP.NET
10 144 (30.77%) TDD
11 131 (27.99%) AngularJS
12 120 (25.64%) jQuery
13 119 (25.43%) SQL
14 118 (25.21%) Scrum
15 113 (24.15%) OO
16 112 (23.93%) SQL Server
17 107 (22.86%) Spring
18 103 (22.01%) Web Services
19 89 (19.02%) PHP
20 86 (18.38%) Git (software)
21 84 (17.95%) Web Development
22 82 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC
23 80 (17.09%) XML
24 76 (16.24%) MySQL
25 72 (15.38%) .NET Framework
26 68 (14.53%) E-Commerce
27 67 (14.32%) OOP
27 67 (14.32%) iPad
28 65 (13.89%) Hibernate
29 64 (13.68%) Microsoft

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 26 (5.56%) CMS
2 24 (5.13%) JBoss
3 22 (4.70%) SharePoint
4 20 (4.27%) WebSphere
5 19 (4.06%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (2.35%) WordPress
8 10 (2.14%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.92%) IIS
9 9 (1.92%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.71%) Drupal
10 8 (1.71%) Umbraco
11 7 (1.50%) Apache
11 7 (1.50%) Mule
11 7 (1.50%) Mule ESB
11 7 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.85%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.85%) Kentico
13 4 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (8.33%) Magento
2 11 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.43%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.35%) SaaS
4 9 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.43%) AdWords
6 2 (0.43%) iTunes
6 2 (0.43%) Slack
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.56%) HTTP
2 7 (1.50%) Internet
2 7 (1.50%) SSL
3 1 (0.21%) Intranet
3 1 (0.21%) Skype
3 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (23.93%) SQL Server
2 76 (16.24%) MySQL
3 47 (10.04%) MongoDB
4 38 (8.12%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (2.78%) Big Data
9 13 (2.78%) Redis
9 13 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (2.56%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.92%) Neo4j
13 6 (1.28%) Hazelcast
14 5 (1.07%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 86 (18.38%) Git (software)
2 49 (10.47%) Jenkins
3 42 (8.97%) Maven
4 37 (7.91%) Eclipse
5 32 (6.84%) JIRA
6 27 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (5.56%) Subversion
8 25 (5.34%) JUnit
9 19 (4.06%) Ant
10 15 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (3.21%) Gradle
11 13 (2.78%) Selenium
12 11 (2.35%) Grunt
12 11 (2.35%) Vagrant
13 10 (2.14%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.71%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.71%) gulp
14 8 (1.71%) IntelliJ
15 7 (1.50%) Bitbucket
15 7 (1.50%) Mercurial
General
1 57 (12.18%) Finance
2 34 (7.26%) Marketing
3 16 (3.42%) Retail
3 16 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.35%) Electronics
4 11 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.28%) Legal
6 5 (1.07%) Advertising
6 5 (1.07%) Law
7 3 (0.64%) Automotive
7 3 (0.64%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.43%) Banking
8 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (39.96%) .NET
2 166 (35.47%) HTML
3 158 (33.76%) CSS
4 155 (33.12%) ASP.NET
5 131 (27.99%) AngularJS
6 120 (25.64%) jQuery
7 107 (22.86%) Spring
8 103 (22.01%) Web Services
9 82 (17.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (17.09%) XML
11 72 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 65 (13.89%) Hibernate
13 64 (13.68%) Entity Framework
14 60 (12.82%) RESTful
15 54 (11.54%) HTML5
16 47 (10.04%) SOAP
16 47 (10.04%) WCF
17 42 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 42 (8.97%) J2EE
17 42 (8.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.32%) iPad
2 28 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 20 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.35%) Fintech
6 10 (2.14%) User Experience
7 5 (1.07%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.07%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.07%) W3C
8 4 (0.85%) Xbox
9 3 (0.64%) SCADA
10 2 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.43%) iPhone
10 2 (0.43%) Social Media
11 1 (0.21%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.21%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.21%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.21%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.21%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.19%) Linux
2 38 (8.12%) Windows
3 17 (3.63%) Android
4 11 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.07%) Unix
6 3 (0.64%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (44.66%) MVC
3 144 (30.77%) TDD
4 118 (25.21%) Scrum
5 113 (24.15%) OO
6 84 (17.95%) Web Development
7 68 (14.53%) E-Commerce
8 67 (14.32%) OOP
9 58 (12.39%) Software Engineering
10 54 (11.54%) BDD
11 50 (10.68%) Mentoring
11 50 (10.68%) Unit Testing
12 42 (8.97%) Kanban
13 35 (7.48%) Front End Development
14 30 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (5.56%) DevOps
16 26 (5.56%) SDLC
16 26 (5.56%) SOLID
17 25 (5.34%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 222 (47.44%) JavaScript
2 191 (40.81%) C#
3 171 (36.54%) Java
4 119 (25.43%) SQL
5 89 (19.02%) PHP
6 30 (6.41%) T-SQL
7 29 (6.20%) Scala
8 27 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 21 (4.49%) Ruby
10 20 (4.27%) Groovy
11 19 (4.06%) Python
12 11 (2.35%) Objective-C
13 10 (2.14%) Apple Swift
14 9 (1.92%) Clojure
15 8 (1.71%) C
16 7 (1.50%) C++
17 6 (1.28%) Go
17 6 (1.28%) PHP 5
18 4 (0.85%) Perl
19 3 (0.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (4.91%) Degree
2 13 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.64%) HND
4 3 (0.64%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.43%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
1 4 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.14%) Docker
2 7 (1.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (3.21%) Puppet
2 9 (1.92%) Grafana
2 9 (1.92%) Graphite
2 9 (1.92%) Packer
2 9 (1.92%) Terraform
2 9 (1.92%) Uchiwa
3 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.62%) Oracle
3 27 (5.77%) Zend
4 16 (3.42%) Google
5 12 (2.56%) SAP
6 10 (2.14%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.92%) MuleSoft
7 9 (1.92%) PayPal
7 9 (1.92%) WSO2
8 7 (1.50%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.28%) Endeca
9 6 (1.28%) EPiServer
9 6 (1.28%) FatWire
9 6 (1.28%) hybris
9 6 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.28%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.07%) Tableau
11 1 (0.21%) Facebook
11 1 (0.21%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.21%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35-65k + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + working from home
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + £7K-£10K Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago