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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 44 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 198 271 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.11% 7.12% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.36% 7.53% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 181 257 229
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,000 £32,500
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
3694 3597 3848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.35% 94.46% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 3068 3325
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Altrincham -2 15 £42,500 -0.58% 1
Bolton -9 11 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Stockport -5 10 £42,500 - 3
Wigan -4 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £30,000 -
Bury - 4 £39,000 -
Cheadle +8 1 - -
Oldham +4 1 - -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 261 (55.53%) C#
2 249 (52.98%) .NET
3 230 (48.94%) HTML
4 229 (48.72%) ASP.NET
5 225 (47.87%) JavaScript
5 225 (47.87%) CSS
6 223 (47.45%) SQL Server
7 220 (46.81%) MVC
8 212 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
9 154 (32.77%) SQL
10 149 (31.70%) jQuery
11 126 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 125 (26.60%) OO
13 90 (19.15%) Scrum
14 89 (18.94%) MySQL
14 89 (18.94%) Java
15 88 (18.72%) OOP
16 82 (17.45%) Microsoft
17 80 (17.02%) TDD
18 79 (16.81%) WCF
18 79 (16.81%) Web Services
19 76 (16.17%) PHP
20 69 (14.68%) Git (software)
21 67 (14.26%) Web Development
21 67 (14.26%) Degree
22 65 (13.83%) VB.NET
23 63 (13.40%) .NET Framework
24 57 (12.13%) Ajax
24 57 (12.13%) Unit Testing
25 55 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 43 (9.15%) SharePoint
2 27 (5.74%) IIS
3 22 (4.68%) Umbraco
4 19 (4.04%) Apache
5 17 (3.62%) CMS
6 16 (3.40%) Confluence
7 14 (2.98%) Tomcat
8 13 (2.77%) Node.js
9 11 (2.34%) WordPress
10 8 (1.70%) JBoss
10 8 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.06%) Drupal
12 4 (0.85%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.85%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.85%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.43%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 32 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.62%) PowerPivot
3 11 (2.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (4.26%) Magento
2 3 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.06%) GitHub
4 4 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.64%) SaaS
6 2 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.91%) HTTP
2 6 (1.28%) Intranet
2 6 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (47.45%) SQL Server
2 89 (18.94%) MySQL
3 55 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (10.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (9.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (4.68%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.49%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.28%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.06%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 3 (0.64%) OLTP
15 3 (0.64%) DB2
16 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 69 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 52 (11.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (5.53%) JUnit
4 24 (5.11%) Subversion
5 22 (4.68%) JIRA
6 21 (4.47%) Bitbucket
6 21 (4.47%) Mercurial
7 14 (2.98%) Eclipse
7 14 (2.98%) Visual Studio
8 11 (2.34%) Selenium
9 10 (2.13%) Grunt
10 9 (1.91%) MSBuild
11 8 (1.70%) Maven
12 7 (1.49%) Ant
13 5 (1.06%) PHPUnit
13 5 (1.06%) Behat
13 5 (1.06%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.85%) NUnit
15 3 (0.64%) Gradle
General
1 54 (11.49%) Finance
2 18 (3.83%) Automotive
3 12 (2.55%) Retail
4 11 (2.34%) Banking
4 11 (2.34%) Games
5 10 (2.13%) Advertising
6 9 (1.91%) Marketing
7 5 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.85%) Law
8 4 (0.85%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.64%) iGaming
10 2 (0.43%) Publishing
10 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (52.98%) .NET
2 230 (48.94%) HTML
3 229 (48.72%) ASP.NET
4 225 (47.87%) CSS
5 149 (31.70%) jQuery
6 126 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 79 (16.81%) WCF
7 79 (16.81%) Web Services
8 63 (13.40%) .NET Framework
9 57 (12.13%) Ajax
10 54 (11.49%) HTML5
11 51 (10.85%) XML
12 40 (8.51%) LINQ
12 40 (8.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 38 (8.09%) CSS3
13 38 (8.09%) J2EE
14 35 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 35 (7.45%) SOAP
15 28 (5.96%) AngularJS
16 25 (5.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.47%) Computer Science
2 16 (3.40%) User Experience
3 15 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.91%) iPhone
7 8 (1.70%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.49%) Social Media
9 6 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.28%) Xbox
9 6 (1.28%) Open Source
10 5 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.06%) Animation
10 5 (1.06%) Blog
11 4 (0.85%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.64%) Online Games
12 3 (0.64%) Physics
13 2 (0.43%) Interactive TV
13 2 (0.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.57%) Linux
2 32 (6.81%) Windows
3 19 (4.04%) Android
4 13 (2.77%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.49%) UNIX
6 1 (0.21%) openSUSE
6 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (46.81%) MVC
2 212 (45.11%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (26.60%) OO
4 90 (19.15%) Scrum
5 88 (18.72%) OOP
6 80 (17.02%) TDD
7 67 (14.26%) Web Development
8 57 (12.13%) Unit Testing
9 49 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (9.57%) Mentoring
11 42 (8.94%) Software Engineering
12 38 (8.09%) E-Commerce
13 37 (7.87%) Coaching
14 33 (7.02%) CRM
15 29 (6.17%) Data Analysis
16 24 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (4.68%) SOA
17 22 (4.68%) UML
18 21 (4.47%) Web Design
19 19 (4.04%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 261 (55.53%) C#
2 225 (47.87%) JavaScript
3 154 (32.77%) SQL
4 89 (18.94%) Java
5 76 (16.17%) PHP
6 65 (13.83%) VB.NET
7 27 (5.74%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.91%) C++
8 9 (1.91%) Delphi
9 8 (1.70%) Python
9 8 (1.70%) C
9 8 (1.70%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.28%) Ruby
11 5 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.85%) PHP5
12 4 (0.85%) Scala
13 3 (0.64%) Lua
13 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.64%) Perl
14 2 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (14.26%) Degree
2 9 (1.91%) VCP4
3 5 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.21%) OCA
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.85%) SLA
2 3 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Varnish
1 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 82 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.11%) Oracle
3 15 (3.19%) Zend
4 14 (2.98%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.55%) Twitter
6 8 (1.70%) Embarcadero
6 8 (1.70%) Google
7 5 (1.06%) Facebook
7 5 (1.06%) Rackspace
7 5 (1.06%) New Relic
8 3 (0.64%) Sybase
9 2 (0.43%) Progress
9 2 (0.43%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.21%) Telerik
10 1 (0.21%) VMware
10 1 (0.21%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.21%) IBM
10 1 (0.21%) HP
10 1 (0.21%) webMethods
10 1 (0.21%) Software AG
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