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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 146 158 176
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 48 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.33% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.55% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 15
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £52,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
3502 3110 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.79% 95.99% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3016 2600 3269
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 £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Bury - 1 £47,500 -
Senior Software Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 47 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (52.31%) Java
4 29 (44.62%) HTML
5 28 (43.08%) CSS
6 26 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 25 (38.46%) MySQL
8 24 (36.92%) SQL
9 22 (33.85%) Oracle
10 21 (32.31%) PHP
11 20 (30.77%) Linux
11 20 (30.77%) Laravel
12 19 (29.23%) Node.js
12 19 (29.23%) HTML5
13 18 (27.69%) Mentoring
13 18 (27.69%) C#
14 17 (26.15%) Selenium
14 17 (26.15%) Spring
14 17 (26.15%) Scrum
14 17 (26.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (24.62%) iPad
15 16 (24.62%) LAMP
15 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
17 14 (21.54%) Java EE
17 14 (21.54%) MVC
17 14 (21.54%) .NET
18 13 (20.00%) Degree
18 13 (20.00%) TDD
18 13 (20.00%) Computer Science

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 9 (13.85%) JBoss
1 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.15%) Apache Solr
2 4 (6.15%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.15%) Confluence
2 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.15%) Jetty
2 4 (6.15%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.15%) WordPress
3 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.54%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) MySQL
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 9 (13.85%) MongoDB
4 8 (12.31%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.69%) Big Data
6 4 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.15%) Couchbase
6 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
6 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.15%) Redis
6 4 (6.15%) Riak
7 1 (1.54%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Selenium
2 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.85%) JUnit
5 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.69%) JIRA
6 5 (7.69%) NUnit
6 5 (7.69%) Subversion
7 4 (6.15%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.15%) IntelliJ
7 4 (6.15%) JMeter
7 4 (6.15%) jMock
7 4 (6.15%) Mockito
8 2 (3.08%) MSTest
8 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.54%) Maven
9 1 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (12.31%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) HTML
2 28 (43.08%) CSS
3 26 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 20 (30.77%) Laravel
5 19 (29.23%) HTML5
5 19 (29.23%) Node.js
6 17 (26.15%) Spring
7 16 (24.62%) LAMP
8 14 (21.54%) .NET
8 14 (21.54%) Java EE
9 12 (18.46%) Oracle ADF
10 9 (13.85%) J2EE
11 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
11 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (9.23%) Hibernate
12 6 (9.23%) SOAP
13 4 (6.15%) ELK Stack
13 4 (6.15%) JDBC
13 4 (6.15%) Lucene
13 4 (6.15%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) iPad
2 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (18.46%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.62%) SCADA
5 1 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Kindle
5 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Android
2 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.69%) Mentoring
3 17 (26.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (26.15%) Scrum
4 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (21.54%) MVC
6 13 (20.00%) TDD
7 12 (18.46%) Web Development
8 11 (16.92%) OO
9 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.77%) Kanban
11 6 (9.23%) Multithreading
11 6 (9.23%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (6.15%) BDD
13 4 (6.15%) Concurrent Programming
13 4 (6.15%) Customer Insight
13 4 (6.15%) Mobile Development
13 4 (6.15%) SDLC
13 4 (6.15%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 34 (52.31%) Java
3 24 (36.92%) SQL
4 21 (32.31%) PHP
5 18 (27.69%) C#
6 9 (13.85%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) Perl
7 5 (7.69%) Ruby
8 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.15%) Clojure
8 4 (6.15%) Go
8 4 (6.15%) PHP 5
8 4 (6.15%) Scala
9 3 (4.62%) C++
9 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Ansible
1 4 (6.15%) Kibana
1 4 (6.15%) logstash
1 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.15%) Puppet
1 4 (6.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Cadence
2 4 (6.15%) HP
3 3 (4.62%) Zend
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
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