The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 174 185 151
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 15 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.072% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.075% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 24
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +27.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3874 3983 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.52% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 3446 3313
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Software Developer
North West

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Altrincham - 7 £42,500 -
Bolton - 1 £41,000 -
Senior Software Developer
North West

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 34 (85.00%) Java
2 32 (80.00%) OO
3 31 (77.50%) J2EE
4 26 (65.00%) Software Engineering
5 22 (55.00%) Degree
6 19 (47.50%) Ajax
7 18 (45.00%) JUnit
7 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (45.00%) SQL
7 18 (45.00%) UML
7 18 (45.00%) OOP
7 18 (45.00%) JSP
7 18 (45.00%) JMS
7 18 (45.00%) Unit Testing
8 16 (40.00%) HTML
9 15 (37.50%) Oracle
9 15 (37.50%) UNIX
9 15 (37.50%) Windows
10 14 (35.00%) Software Testing
10 14 (35.00%) Finance
10 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
11 13 (32.50%) Systems Analysis
11 13 (32.50%) Project Management
11 13 (32.50%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (15.00%) C#
13 5 (12.50%) .NET
14 4 (10.00%) C++
14 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
15 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
15 3 (7.50%) Microsoft

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) JUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) NUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Moq
2 1 (2.50%) InstallAnywhere
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.50%) Automotive
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) J2EE
2 19 (47.50%) Ajax
3 18 (45.00%) JSP
3 18 (45.00%) JMS
4 16 (40.00%) HTML
5 5 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.00%) CSS
6 2 (5.00%) WCF
6 2 (5.00%) WPF
6 2 (5.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (5.00%) jQuery
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.50%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (2.50%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) UNIX
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Android
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) OO
2 26 (65.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (45.00%) Unit Testing
3 18 (45.00%) UML
3 18 (45.00%) OOP
4 14 (35.00%) Software Testing
5 13 (32.50%) Systems Analysis
5 13 (32.50%) OOA/OOD
5 13 (32.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) Android Development
7 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.50%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.50%) MVC
8 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) CAE
8 1 (2.50%) Finite Element Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) XAML
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.50%) Sybase
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