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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 33 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 213 184 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.28% 5.63% 6.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.44% 5.84% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 185 164 223
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
3307 3153 3794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.55% 96.42% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2849 2582 3100
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +6 10 £42,500 - 3
Bolton +15 5 £48,250 -1.02% 2
Rochdale - 3 £50,000 - 1
Cheadle +3 1 £52,000 - 1
Bury - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 188 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (45.85%) C#
2 177 (45.85%) .NET
3 174 (45.08%) JavaScript
4 137 (35.49%) ASP.NET
5 136 (35.23%) HTML
6 131 (33.94%) MVC
7 123 (31.87%) OO
8 121 (31.35%) CSS
9 116 (30.05%) Java
10 101 (26.17%) TDD
11 99 (25.65%) jQuery
12 90 (23.32%) SQL
13 89 (23.06%) Web Services
14 88 (22.80%) Scrum
15 81 (20.98%) XML
16 78 (20.21%) PHP
17 77 (19.95%) Git (software)
18 73 (18.91%) AngularJS
19 71 (18.39%) SQL Server
20 65 (16.84%) .NET Framework
21 63 (16.32%) SOAP
22 61 (15.80%) Web Development
22 61 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
23 60 (15.54%) Software Engineering
24 56 (14.51%) E-Commerce
25 55 (14.25%) Spring
26 51 (13.21%) MySQL
26 51 (13.21%) Entity Framework
27 50 (12.95%) Finance

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 27 (6.99%) Node.js
2 20 (5.18%) Apache
3 17 (4.40%) CMS
4 13 (3.37%) Umbraco
5 12 (3.11%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.59%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.07%) Mule
7 8 (2.07%) nginx
8 7 (1.81%) Drupal
8 7 (1.81%) JBoss
8 7 (1.81%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.04%) Kentico
11 4 (1.04%) WordPress
12 3 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.26%) IIS
14 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (4.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 37 (9.59%) Magento
2 7 (1.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.89%) SaaS
4 10 (2.59%) PaaS
5 8 (2.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 8 (2.07%) GitHub
6 7 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.81%) Amazon S3
6 7 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.78%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.89%) SSL
2 9 (2.33%) Internet
3 8 (2.07%) HTTP
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.39%) SQL Server
2 51 (13.21%) MySQL
3 28 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 18 (4.66%) MongoDB
5 14 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (3.63%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.37%) Couchbase
7 12 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (3.11%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.59%) Hazelcast
8 10 (2.59%) Redis
9 8 (2.07%) Neo4j
9 8 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 77 (19.95%) Git (software)
2 43 (11.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (8.55%) Maven
4 29 (7.51%) Jenkins
5 24 (6.22%) Mercurial
5 24 (6.22%) PhpStorm
6 19 (4.92%) Selenium
7 17 (4.40%) JUnit
8 14 (3.63%) Eclipse
8 14 (3.63%) JIRA
9 11 (2.85%) SpecFlow
9 11 (2.85%) Vagrant
9 11 (2.85%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.59%) Redmine
11 9 (2.33%) Ant
11 9 (2.33%) Hudson
12 7 (1.81%) git-flow
12 7 (1.81%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.81%) MSTest
12 7 (1.81%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (12.95%) Finance
2 12 (3.11%) Marketing
3 10 (2.59%) Retail
4 7 (1.81%) Electronics
4 7 (1.81%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.30%) Automotive
6 4 (1.04%) Legal
6 4 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.52%) Advertising
7 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.52%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Back Office
8 1 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (45.85%) .NET
2 137 (35.49%) ASP.NET
3 136 (35.23%) HTML
4 121 (31.35%) CSS
5 99 (25.65%) jQuery
6 89 (23.06%) Web Services
7 81 (20.98%) XML
8 73 (18.91%) AngularJS
9 65 (16.84%) .NET Framework
10 63 (16.32%) SOAP
11 61 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (14.25%) Spring
13 51 (13.21%) Entity Framework
14 50 (12.95%) WCF
15 47 (12.18%) RESTful
16 45 (11.66%) WPF
17 41 (10.62%) JSON
18 38 (9.84%) CSS3
18 38 (9.84%) HTML5
19 33 (8.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.33%) iPad
2 22 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.66%) N-Tier
4 17 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.11%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.07%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.55%) User Experience
9 5 (1.30%) Xbox
10 3 (0.78%) Blog
10 3 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.78%) W3C
11 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.10%) Windows
2 35 (9.07%) Linux
3 11 (2.85%) Android
4 8 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.78%) Unix
6 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (33.94%) MVC
3 123 (31.87%) OO
4 101 (26.17%) TDD
5 88 (22.80%) Scrum
6 61 (15.80%) Web Development
7 60 (15.54%) Software Engineering
8 56 (14.51%) E-Commerce
9 44 (11.40%) BDD
10 40 (10.36%) Unit Testing
11 39 (10.10%) Mentoring
12 35 (9.07%) Line Management
13 31 (8.03%) OOP
14 29 (7.51%) Project Management
15 28 (7.25%) DevOps
15 28 (7.25%) Open Source
16 26 (6.74%) SOA
17 25 (6.48%) Machine Learning
18 24 (6.22%) Kanban
19 21 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 177 (45.85%) C#
2 174 (45.08%) JavaScript
3 116 (30.05%) Java
4 90 (23.32%) SQL
5 78 (20.21%) PHP
6 34 (8.81%) T-SQL
7 25 (6.48%) Ruby
8 24 (6.22%) C
9 21 (5.44%) Python
10 20 (5.18%) Scala
11 19 (4.92%) VB.NET
12 14 (3.63%) Groovy
13 10 (2.59%) C++
14 8 (2.07%) Go
14 8 (2.07%) PHP 5
15 7 (1.81%) Clojure
15 7 (1.81%) VC++
16 6 (1.55%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.55%) Objective-C
17 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (4.66%) Degree
2 4 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.52%) HND
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.66%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.52%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (3.63%) Puppet
2 7 (1.81%) Grafana
2 7 (1.81%) Graphite
2 7 (1.81%) Packer
2 7 (1.81%) Terraform
2 7 (1.81%) Uchiwa
3 5 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.59%) Zend
3 19 (4.92%) Oracle
4 17 (4.40%) Google
5 14 (3.63%) WSO2
6 8 (2.07%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.81%) MuleSoft
7 7 (1.81%) SAP
7 7 (1.81%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.81%) webMethods
8 5 (1.30%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.30%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.78%) Adobe
9 3 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.78%) Twitter
10 2 (0.52%) Tableau
11 1 (0.26%) Facebook
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