The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 42 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 179 224 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.45% 5.87% 5.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.72% 6.19% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 160 212 207
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +15 18 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Altrincham -2 8 £42,500 - 2
Salford - 7 £50,000 - 1
Wigan +8 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Bolton -7 2 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
Sale - 1 £30,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 212 (55.06%) C#
2 208 (54.03%) .NET
3 195 (50.65%) JavaScript
4 191 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (47.79%) ASP.NET
6 179 (46.49%) CSS
7 177 (45.97%) HTML
8 173 (44.94%) MVC
9 159 (41.30%) SQL Server
10 121 (31.43%) OO
11 116 (30.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 113 (29.35%) SQL
13 104 (27.01%) jQuery
14 90 (23.38%) OOP
15 86 (22.34%) Java
16 84 (21.82%) TDD
17 82 (21.30%) WCF
18 79 (20.52%) Degree
19 75 (19.48%) Web Services
20 73 (18.96%) MySQL
21 72 (18.70%) Scrum
22 64 (16.62%) Microsoft
23 63 (16.36%) PHP
24 60 (15.58%) Software Engineering
25 58 (15.06%) Web Development
25 58 (15.06%) XML
26 50 (12.99%) Unit Testing
27 49 (12.73%) HTML5
28 48 (12.47%) VB.NET
29 46 (11.95%) .NET Framework

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 24 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.12%) IIS
3 12 (3.12%) Node.js
4 9 (2.34%) WordPress
4 9 (2.34%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.34%) Apache
5 8 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.08%) Drupal
6 7 (1.82%) JBoss
7 6 (1.56%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.56%) Confluence
8 5 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.30%) GlassFish
8 5 (1.30%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.30%) CMS
9 2 (0.52%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.86%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (5.97%) Magento
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.52%) Yammer
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.56%) HTTP
1 6 (1.56%) Internet
2 2 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 73 (18.96%) MySQL
3 25 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.12%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.82%) Big Data
9 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.04%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.78%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.78%) OLTP
11 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.26%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.68%) JUnit
3 18 (4.68%) Eclipse
3 18 (4.68%) Subversion
4 16 (4.16%) Mercurial
5 15 (3.90%) Visual Studio
6 13 (3.38%) NUnit
7 11 (2.86%) JIRA
8 8 (2.08%) Ant
9 6 (1.56%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.30%) PhpStorm
10 5 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.04%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.78%) Selenium
13 2 (0.52%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.52%) Xcode
13 2 (0.52%) Grunt
13 2 (0.52%) NCrunch
13 2 (0.52%) MSTest
General
1 23 (5.97%) Finance
2 13 (3.38%) Games
3 10 (2.60%) Retail
4 7 (1.82%) Automotive
5 5 (1.30%) Banking
6 4 (1.04%) Marketing
6 4 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.04%) Law
6 4 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.78%) iGaming
7 3 (0.78%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (54.03%) .NET
2 184 (47.79%) ASP.NET
3 179 (46.49%) CSS
4 177 (45.97%) HTML
5 116 (30.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 104 (27.01%) jQuery
7 82 (21.30%) WCF
8 75 (19.48%) Web Services
9 58 (15.06%) XML
10 49 (12.73%) HTML5
11 46 (11.95%) .NET Framework
12 40 (10.39%) Ajax
13 38 (9.87%) WPF
14 37 (9.61%) J2EE
15 36 (9.35%) SOAP
16 33 (8.57%) CSS3
17 31 (8.05%) Entity Framework
17 31 (8.05%) Spring
18 30 (7.79%) AngularJS
19 27 (7.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.42%) User Experience
4 14 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.34%) iPhone
6 9 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.30%) Interactive TV
8 4 (1.04%) Animation
8 4 (1.04%) Open Source
9 3 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.78%) Online Games
9 3 (0.78%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.78%) NHS
9 3 (0.78%) Physics
9 3 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.52%) Statistics
10 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (10.91%) Linux
2 28 (7.27%) Windows
3 23 (5.97%) Android
4 16 (4.16%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.86%) UNIX
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (44.94%) MVC
3 121 (31.43%) OO
4 90 (23.38%) OOP
5 84 (21.82%) TDD
6 72 (18.70%) Scrum
7 60 (15.58%) Software Engineering
8 58 (15.06%) Web Development
9 50 (12.99%) Unit Testing
10 46 (11.95%) Mentoring
11 38 (9.87%) E-Commerce
12 35 (9.09%) BDD
13 26 (6.75%) Project Management
14 23 (5.97%) iOS Development
15 22 (5.71%) Android Development
16 21 (5.45%) Mobile Development
17 19 (4.94%) UML
18 17 (4.42%) OOD
19 16 (4.16%) SOA
20 15 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 212 (55.06%) C#
2 195 (50.65%) JavaScript
3 113 (29.35%) SQL
4 86 (22.34%) Java
5 63 (16.36%) PHP
6 48 (12.47%) VB.NET
7 19 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.12%) C++
9 10 (2.60%) Objective-C
10 7 (1.82%) C
11 4 (1.04%) Delphi
11 4 (1.04%) Scala
12 3 (0.78%) VC++
13 2 (0.52%) X++
13 2 (0.52%) VB
13 2 (0.52%) Python
13 2 (0.52%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.26%) Clojure
14 1 (0.26%) Groovy
14 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 79 (20.52%) Degree
2 4 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.26%) MCP
4 1 (0.26%) HND
4 1 (0.26%) OCA
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.26%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.30%) SLA
2 4 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Varnish
Vendors
1 64 (16.62%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.49%) Oracle
3 19 (4.94%) Zend
4 5 (1.30%) Perforce
5 4 (1.04%) Hitachi
5 4 (1.04%) SAP
5 4 (1.04%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.04%) Facebook
5 4 (1.04%) Twitter
6 3 (0.78%) Embarcadero
6 3 (0.78%) IBM
7 2 (0.52%) Sybase
7 2 (0.52%) hybris
8 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.26%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.26%) Informatica
8 1 (0.26%) webMethods
8 1 (0.26%) Software AG
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