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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 37 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 212 183 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.07% 5.44% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 5.62% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 186 159 218
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
3417 3255 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.82% 96.70% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2929 2715 3104
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 £21,500
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 11 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bolton +8 6 £45,000 - 3
Wigan +1 2 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Cheadle - 2 £49,750 - 1
Altrincham -2 1 - -
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 190 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (45.43%) .NET
3 177 (44.92%) C#
4 174 (44.16%) JavaScript
5 139 (35.28%) MVC
6 135 (34.26%) HTML
7 133 (33.76%) ASP.NET
8 127 (32.23%) Java
9 124 (31.47%) OO
10 121 (30.71%) CSS
11 106 (26.90%) TDD
12 96 (24.37%) Web Services
13 92 (23.35%) jQuery
14 88 (22.34%) SQL
15 83 (21.07%) Scrum
16 81 (20.56%) AngularJS
17 80 (20.30%) XML
18 77 (19.54%) SQL Server
19 76 (19.29%) PHP
20 69 (17.51%) .NET Framework
21 65 (16.50%) Git (software)
22 63 (15.99%) SOAP
23 61 (15.48%) Spring
24 57 (14.47%) Web Development
24 57 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
25 55 (13.96%) Entity Framework
26 54 (13.71%) Software Engineering
27 52 (13.20%) E-Commerce
27 52 (13.20%) WCF
28 51 (12.94%) RESTful

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 14 (3.55%) CMS
2 12 (3.05%) JBoss
2 12 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.05%) WebSphere
3 11 (2.79%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.28%) Apache
5 8 (2.03%) Mule
5 8 (2.03%) nginx
6 7 (1.78%) Drupal
6 7 (1.78%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.02%) Kentico
9 4 (1.02%) Mule ESB
9 4 (1.02%) WordPress
10 3 (0.76%) Confluence
10 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.25%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (4.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 38 (9.64%) Magento
2 7 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.05%) SaaS
4 8 (2.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.78%) PaaS
6 6 (1.52%) GitHub
7 5 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.02%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.76%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.81%) SSL
2 8 (2.03%) HTTP
3 7 (1.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 45 (11.42%) MySQL
3 28 (7.11%) NoSQL
4 19 (4.82%) MongoDB
5 16 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.81%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.05%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.54%) Couchbase
9 10 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (2.28%) Redis
11 8 (2.03%) Hazelcast
11 8 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.78%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 41 (10.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (7.36%) Maven
4 26 (6.60%) Jenkins
5 21 (5.33%) Mercurial
5 21 (5.33%) PhpStorm
6 18 (4.57%) Eclipse
6 18 (4.57%) JUnit
7 17 (4.31%) Selenium
8 16 (4.06%) JIRA
9 12 (3.05%) Redmine
9 12 (3.05%) SpecFlow
10 11 (2.79%) Vagrant
11 10 (2.54%) Visual Studio
12 9 (2.28%) Ant
13 8 (2.03%) Gradle
14 7 (1.78%) MSTest
14 7 (1.78%) Subversion
14 7 (1.78%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 46 (11.68%) Finance
2 15 (3.81%) Retail
3 12 (3.05%) Marketing
4 7 (1.78%) Electronics
4 7 (1.78%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.78%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.27%) Automotive
6 4 (1.02%) Legal
6 4 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.51%) Advertising
7 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (45.43%) .NET
2 135 (34.26%) HTML
3 133 (33.76%) ASP.NET
4 121 (30.71%) CSS
5 96 (24.37%) Web Services
6 92 (23.35%) jQuery
7 81 (20.56%) AngularJS
8 80 (20.30%) XML
9 69 (17.51%) .NET Framework
10 63 (15.99%) SOAP
11 61 (15.48%) Spring
12 57 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (13.96%) Entity Framework
14 52 (13.20%) WCF
15 51 (12.94%) RESTful
16 45 (11.42%) WPF
17 41 (10.41%) HTML5
17 41 (10.41%) JSON
18 36 (9.14%) CSS3
19 32 (8.12%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.42%) iPad
2 25 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.55%) N-Tier
5 13 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.52%) User Experience
8 5 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.27%) Xbox
9 3 (0.76%) Blog
9 3 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.76%) W3C
10 2 (0.51%) Fintech
11 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.25%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.91%) Windows
2 25 (6.35%) Linux
3 11 (2.79%) Android
4 8 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.76%) Unix
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (35.28%) MVC
3 124 (31.47%) OO
4 106 (26.90%) TDD
5 83 (21.07%) Scrum
6 57 (14.47%) Web Development
7 54 (13.71%) Software Engineering
8 52 (13.20%) E-Commerce
9 49 (12.44%) Unit Testing
10 45 (11.42%) BDD
11 40 (10.15%) Mentoring
12 35 (8.88%) OOP
13 34 (8.63%) Line Management
14 27 (6.85%) DevOps
15 25 (6.35%) Open Source
15 25 (6.35%) Project Management
16 24 (6.09%) Machine Learning
16 24 (6.09%) SOA
17 23 (5.84%) Kanban
18 21 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 177 (44.92%) C#
2 174 (44.16%) JavaScript
3 127 (32.23%) Java
4 88 (22.34%) SQL
5 76 (19.29%) PHP
6 29 (7.36%) Ruby
6 29 (7.36%) T-SQL
7 24 (6.09%) C
8 23 (5.84%) Python
9 22 (5.58%) Scala
10 18 (4.57%) VB.NET
11 16 (4.06%) Groovy
12 11 (2.79%) C++
13 9 (2.28%) Go
14 7 (1.78%) Clojure
14 7 (1.78%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.52%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.52%) VC++
16 5 (1.27%) TypeScript
17 4 (1.02%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 22 (5.58%) Degree
2 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.54%) Docker
2 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (3.30%) Puppet
2 7 (1.78%) Grafana
2 7 (1.78%) Graphite
2 7 (1.78%) Packer
2 7 (1.78%) Terraform
2 7 (1.78%) Uchiwa
3 4 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.61%) Zend
3 24 (6.09%) Oracle
4 13 (3.30%) Google
5 11 (2.79%) WSO2
6 8 (2.03%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.78%) MuleSoft
7 7 (1.78%) SAP
7 7 (1.78%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.52%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.27%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.02%) webMethods
11 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.76%) Twitter
12 2 (0.51%) Tableau
13 1 (0.25%) Adobe
13 1 (0.25%) Facebook
13 1 (0.25%) Telerik
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits inc shares
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, share options, flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 25 days ago