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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 34 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 280 173 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.39% 5.24% 5.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.64% 5.39% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 255 151 191
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
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
3665 3211 3831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.19% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3071 2666 3235
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 £24,000
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%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +13 22 £48,750 -2.50% 4
Bolton - 10 £47,500 -
Wigan - 5 £42,500 - 1
Oldham - 4 £33,000 - 1
Altrincham -8 3 - - 2
Salford - 2 £42,500 -
Cheadle +14 1 - -
Bury - 1 £47,500 - 1
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 305 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (48.04%) JavaScript
3 239 (42.53%) MVC
4 221 (39.32%) C#
5 212 (37.72%) .NET
6 205 (36.48%) HTML
7 201 (35.77%) SQL
8 194 (34.52%) Java
9 180 (32.03%) CSS
10 172 (30.60%) SQL Server
11 160 (28.47%) TDD
11 160 (28.47%) AngularJS
12 151 (26.87%) ASP.NET
13 146 (25.98%) OO
14 133 (23.67%) Web Services
15 117 (20.82%) jQuery
16 111 (19.75%) Spring
16 111 (19.75%) Scrum
16 111 (19.75%) iPad
17 105 (18.68%) Git (software)
18 103 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
19 96 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
19 96 (17.08%) MySQL
20 86 (15.30%) E-Commerce
21 85 (15.12%) PHP
22 84 (14.95%) Web Development
23 83 (14.77%) HTML5
24 80 (14.23%) Microsoft
25 72 (12.81%) Node.js
26 69 (12.28%) Amazon AWS

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 38 (6.76%) Tomcat
2 29 (5.16%) JBoss
3 20 (3.56%) WordPress
4 17 (3.02%) IIS
5 16 (2.85%) Apache Solr
6 14 (2.49%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.78%) CMS
7 10 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.60%) Mule
8 9 (1.60%) Mule ESB
8 9 (1.60%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.42%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.42%) Confluence
10 7 (1.25%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.25%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.07%) Jetty
12 5 (0.89%) Drupal
13 3 (0.53%) Apache
13 3 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.67%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.96%) InVision
4 1 (0.18%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 27 (4.80%) Magento
2 12 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 69 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.45%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (2.31%) SaaS
5 6 (1.07%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.31%) HTTP
1 13 (2.31%) Internet
2 5 (0.89%) SMS
3 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (30.60%) SQL Server
2 96 (17.08%) MySQL
3 59 (10.50%) Big Data
4 45 (8.01%) MongoDB
5 43 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 41 (7.30%) NoSQL
6 41 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (7.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (6.76%) Hadoop
8 26 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (3.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (2.85%) MS Access
11 14 (2.49%) Redis
12 12 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.96%) Hazelcast
13 11 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.60%) Relational Database
15 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (1.07%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 105 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 49 (8.72%) Subversion
3 46 (8.19%) JUnit
4 36 (6.41%) JIRA
5 33 (5.87%) NUnit
6 32 (5.69%) Jenkins
7 28 (4.98%) Grunt
8 27 (4.80%) Eclipse
9 25 (4.45%) Selenium
9 25 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (4.09%) Mercurial
11 22 (3.91%) Maven
12 20 (3.56%) gulp
13 17 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 16 (2.85%) Ant
15 12 (2.14%) Gradle
16 11 (1.96%) Axure RP
16 11 (1.96%) IntelliJ
17 10 (1.78%) Mockito
17 10 (1.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (10.50%) Finance
2 33 (5.87%) Retail
3 22 (3.91%) Marketing
4 13 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.78%) Electronics
5 10 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.60%) Banking
7 8 (1.42%) Legal
8 7 (1.25%) Advertising
9 4 (0.71%) Law
9 4 (0.71%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (37.72%) .NET
2 205 (36.48%) HTML
3 180 (32.03%) CSS
4 160 (28.47%) AngularJS
5 151 (26.87%) ASP.NET
6 133 (23.67%) Web Services
7 117 (20.82%) jQuery
8 111 (19.75%) Spring
9 103 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 83 (14.77%) HTML5
11 72 (12.81%) Node.js
12 66 (11.74%) .NET Framework
13 65 (11.57%) React
14 63 (11.21%) WCF
15 62 (11.03%) Entity Framework
16 61 (10.85%) ASP.NET Web API
17 60 (10.68%) Hibernate
18 52 (9.25%) J2EE
18 52 (9.25%) REST
18 52 (9.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 111 (19.75%) iPad
2 38 (6.76%) User Experience
3 33 (5.87%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.98%) Mobile App
5 24 (4.27%) Xbox
6 20 (3.56%) Data Structures
7 18 (3.20%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.78%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.07%) Fintech
10 6 (1.07%) Social Media
11 5 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.53%) Blog
13 2 (0.36%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.36%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.36%) SCADA
13 2 (0.36%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.18%) Kindle
14 1 (0.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.25%) Linux
2 34 (6.05%) Windows
3 32 (5.69%) Android
4 30 (5.34%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.78%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.89%) Unix
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (54.27%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (42.53%) MVC
3 160 (28.47%) TDD
4 146 (25.98%) OO
5 111 (19.75%) Scrum
6 96 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (15.30%) E-Commerce
8 84 (14.95%) Web Development
9 66 (11.74%) Mentoring
10 63 (11.21%) Software Engineering
11 54 (9.61%) BDD
12 49 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 42 (7.47%) Unit Testing
14 40 (7.12%) Kanban
14 40 (7.12%) OOP
15 39 (6.94%) Front End Development
16 34 (6.05%) Machine Learning
17 30 (5.34%) SOA
18 29 (5.16%) Continuous Delivery
19 28 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 270 (48.04%) JavaScript
2 221 (39.32%) C#
3 201 (35.77%) SQL
4 194 (34.52%) Java
5 85 (15.12%) PHP
6 32 (5.69%) T-SQL
7 31 (5.52%) Scala
8 24 (4.27%) C++
9 22 (3.91%) Python
9 22 (3.91%) VB.NET
10 11 (1.96%) Objective-C
10 11 (1.96%) Ruby
11 10 (1.78%) Apple Swift
11 10 (1.78%) Groovy
12 7 (1.25%) Clojure
12 7 (1.25%) Perl
13 6 (1.07%) Go
14 5 (0.89%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.89%) PHP 5
14 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (6.58%) Degree
2 7 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.18%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.18%) MCP
4 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 16 (2.85%) Docker
2 3 (0.53%) Varnish
3 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (1.42%) Kibana
2 7 (1.25%) Puppet
3 5 (0.89%) Ansible
3 5 (0.89%) logstash
3 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.89%) Salt
4 3 (0.53%) Packer
4 3 (0.53%) Terraform
5 2 (0.36%) Grafana
5 2 (0.36%) Graphite
5 2 (0.36%) Uchiwa
6 1 (0.18%) Marathon
6 1 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 80 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 52 (9.25%) Oracle
3 27 (4.80%) Google
4 17 (3.02%) PayPal
5 13 (2.31%) Zend
6 12 (2.14%) Adobe
7 10 (1.78%) SAP
8 8 (1.42%) Cadence
8 8 (1.42%) HP
9 6 (1.07%) Facebook
10 5 (0.89%) Splunk
10 5 (0.89%) Tableau
10 5 (0.89%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.53%) FatWire
12 3 (0.53%) hybris
12 3 (0.53%) IBM
13 2 (0.36%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.36%) WSO2
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Working, Childcare Vouchers
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago