The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Programmer
Rank 183 170 174
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.100% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3794 3920 3659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.50% 95.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3123 3390 3225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Programmer
North West

Senior Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Programmer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Programmer across the Manchester region.

Senior Programmer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (50.00%) LINQ
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) Perl
7 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby
7 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (8.33%) JSON
8 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server

Senior Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) LINQ
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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