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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 174 182 160
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 19 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.21% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.22% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 31
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
3586 3674 3945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.84% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3039 3085 3223
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 24 August 2016.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Salford - 1 £38,500 -
Stockport - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Software Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) .NET
3 15 (46.88%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 14 (43.75%) C#
4 14 (43.75%) MVC
5 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
5 13 (40.63%) TDD
6 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
7 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (28.13%) CSS
7 9 (28.13%) PHP
8 8 (25.00%) Scrum
8 8 (25.00%) BDD
9 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
9 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
9 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (21.88%) Ruby
9 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
9 7 (21.88%) jQuery
10 6 (18.75%) Selenium
10 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 6 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
10 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.63%) DevOps
11 5 (15.63%) Internet
11 5 (15.63%) J2EE

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 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 3 (9.38%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.75%) Selenium
3 5 (15.63%) JUnit
4 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 4 (12.50%) JIRA
4 4 (12.50%) MSTest
5 3 (9.38%) Bitbucket
5 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
5 3 (9.38%) IntelliJ
5 3 (9.38%) JMeter
5 3 (9.38%) jMock
5 3 (9.38%) Mockito
5 3 (9.38%) NUnit
5 3 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.25%) Subversion
6 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (28.13%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
5 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 6 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (15.63%) J2EE
7 5 (15.63%) LINQ
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 4 (12.50%) RESTful
8 4 (12.50%) SOAP
8 4 (12.50%) WCF
8 4 (12.50%) WF
9 3 (9.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) SCADA
3 1 (3.13%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) MVC
3 13 (40.63%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) BDD
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Kanban
6 5 (15.63%) Web Development
7 4 (12.50%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) API Design
8 3 (9.38%) OOD
8 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
1 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 14 (43.75%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) PHP
4 7 (21.88%) Ruby
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) R
7 2 (6.25%) Scala
8 1 (3.13%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
8 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.13%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.13%) HND
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
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