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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 171 167 180
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 20 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.53% 0.47% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.50% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 21
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,786 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.42% +11.11%
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
3649 3424 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3205 2824 3454
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) Java
3 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
3 18 (41.86%) Mentoring
4 17 (39.53%) C#
5 16 (37.21%) .NET
6 15 (34.88%) Oracle
6 15 (34.88%) SQL
7 14 (32.56%) Scrum
7 14 (32.56%) TDD
7 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
8 13 (30.23%) Web Development
8 13 (30.23%) MVC
8 13 (30.23%) HTML
8 13 (30.23%) Linux
8 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
9 12 (27.91%) CSS
10 11 (25.58%) Spring
10 11 (25.58%) Selenium
10 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
10 11 (25.58%) PHP
11 10 (23.26%) MySQL
11 10 (23.26%) OO
12 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
13 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
13 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (18.60%) JBoss

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 (18.60%) JBoss
1 8 (18.60%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Apache Solr
2 4 (9.30%) Apache Spark
2 4 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.30%) Jetty
2 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.30%) WordPress
3 3 (6.98%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) MySQL
3 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
4 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (9.30%) Big Data
5 4 (9.30%) Couchbase
5 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
5 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.30%) Redis
5 4 (9.30%) Riak
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) Selenium
3 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
4 8 (18.60%) JUnit
5 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
5 6 (13.95%) NUnit
6 5 (11.63%) Subversion
7 4 (9.30%) JIRA
8 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
8 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.98%) IntelliJ
8 3 (6.98%) JMeter
8 3 (6.98%) jMock
8 3 (6.98%) Mockito
8 3 (6.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
8 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
9 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.33%) MSTest
10 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
2 13 (30.23%) HTML
3 12 (27.91%) CSS
4 11 (25.58%) Spring
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.60%) J2EE
5 8 (18.60%) Java EE
6 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
7 6 (13.95%) HTML5
7 6 (13.95%) Laravel
7 6 (13.95%) Oracle ADF
8 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (11.63%) SOAP
9 4 (9.30%) ELK Stack
9 4 (9.30%) Lucene
9 4 (9.30%) Node.js
9 4 (9.30%) React
9 4 (9.30%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.98%) SCADA
5 2 (4.65%) iPad
6 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.33%) Kindle
6 1 (2.33%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Android
2 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Mentoring
3 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (32.56%) Scrum
3 14 (32.56%) TDD
4 13 (30.23%) MVC
4 13 (30.23%) Web Development
5 10 (23.26%) OO
6 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (16.28%) Kanban
8 6 (13.95%) BDD
8 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
8 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Coaching
10 4 (9.30%) DSDM
10 4 (9.30%) Mobile Development
10 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
10 4 (9.30%) RUP
10 4 (9.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) JavaScript
3 17 (39.53%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 11 (25.58%) PHP
6 5 (11.63%) Python
6 5 (11.63%) Ruby
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.30%) Go
7 4 (9.30%) Perl
7 4 (9.30%) PHP 5
8 2 (4.65%) C++
8 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.33%) VB
9 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Ansible
1 4 (9.30%) Kibana
1 4 (9.30%) logstash
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
1 4 (9.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Zend
4 2 (4.65%) Cadence
4 2 (4.65%) HP
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