The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 162 180 174
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 15 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.43% 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 12
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £43,750 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Senior Software 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
3409 3256 3856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.76% 96.67% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2915 2704 3155
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 £22,000
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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 36 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.00%) Java
4 20 (40.00%) .NET
5 18 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (34.00%) HTML
7 16 (32.00%) C#
7 16 (32.00%) CSS
7 16 (32.00%) Mentoring
8 15 (30.00%) TDD
9 14 (28.00%) jQuery
9 14 (28.00%) MVC
10 13 (26.00%) Scrum
10 13 (26.00%) PHP
10 13 (26.00%) Ruby
10 13 (26.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 13 (26.00%) DevOps
11 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
12 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
13 10 (20.00%) JSON
13 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
14 9 (18.00%) OO
14 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
15 8 (16.00%) Web Development
15 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
15 8 (16.00%) JBoss
15 8 (16.00%) XML
15 8 (16.00%) C
15 8 (16.00%) SOA
15 8 (16.00%) BDD

Senior Software 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 8 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) Mule
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.00%) Confluence
3 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) WordPress
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (8.00%) PaaS
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (8.00%) Couchbase
2 4 (8.00%) Hazelcast
3 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (8.00%) git-flow
4 4 (8.00%) Hudson
4 4 (8.00%) Maven
4 4 (8.00%) MSTest
4 4 (8.00%) Selenium
5 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (6.00%) JIRA
5 3 (6.00%) JMeter
5 3 (6.00%) jMock
5 3 (6.00%) JUnit
5 3 (6.00%) Mockito
6 2 (4.00%) Subversion
7 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 17 (34.00%) HTML
3 16 (32.00%) CSS
4 14 (28.00%) jQuery
5 13 (26.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (20.00%) JSON
7 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (16.00%) XML
8 7 (14.00%) LINQ
8 7 (14.00%) RESTful
8 7 (14.00%) SOAP
9 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
9 6 (12.00%) Node.js
10 4 (8.00%) Apache Avro
10 4 (8.00%) Express
10 4 (8.00%) Protocol Buffers
10 4 (8.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) Mentoring
3 15 (30.00%) TDD
4 14 (28.00%) MVC
5 13 (26.00%) DevOps
5 13 (26.00%) Scrum
6 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (18.00%) OO
8 8 (16.00%) BDD
8 8 (16.00%) SOA
8 8 (16.00%) Web Development
9 7 (14.00%) API Design
9 7 (14.00%) Open Source
10 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (10.00%) OOD
11 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
12 4 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 16 (32.00%) C#
4 13 (26.00%) PHP
4 13 (26.00%) Ruby
5 8 (16.00%) C
6 4 (8.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
7 2 (4.00%) PHP 5
7 2 (4.00%) R
7 2 (4.00%) Scala
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Google
2 4 (8.00%) webMethods
2 4 (8.00%) WSO2
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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