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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 169 183 167
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 18 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.14% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.14% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 22
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £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
3522 3470 3824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.77% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 2876 3111
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 25 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 25 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 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 20 (42.55%) Java
3 20 (42.55%) .NET
4 17 (36.17%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (34.04%) C#
5 16 (34.04%) HTML
6 15 (31.91%) CSS
6 15 (31.91%) TDD
7 14 (29.79%) PHP
7 14 (29.79%) MVC
8 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.66%) Ruby
8 13 (27.66%) jQuery
9 12 (25.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (23.40%) Unit Testing
10 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
10 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
11 10 (21.28%) DevOps
12 9 (19.15%) Scrum
13 8 (17.02%) OO
13 8 (17.02%) JBoss
13 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.89%) JSON
14 7 (14.89%) RESTful
14 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
14 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (14.89%) BDD
14 7 (14.89%) API Design

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 (17.02%) JBoss
2 3 (6.38%) Confluence
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) WordPress
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Mule
4 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.13%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.77%) SpecFlow
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.51%) MSTest
2 4 (8.51%) Selenium
3 3 (6.38%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) IntelliJ
3 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 3 (6.38%) JMeter
3 3 (6.38%) jMock
3 3 (6.38%) JUnit
3 3 (6.38%) Mockito
4 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.26%) NUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (4.26%) Subversion
4 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
2 16 (34.04%) HTML
3 15 (31.91%) CSS
4 13 (27.66%) jQuery
5 12 (25.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
7 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
8 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (14.89%) JSON
8 7 (14.89%) RESTful
9 6 (12.77%) LINQ
9 6 (12.77%) Node.js
10 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
10 5 (10.64%) XML
11 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (8.51%) Express
11 4 (8.51%) SOAP
11 4 (8.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) TDD
3 14 (29.79%) MVC
4 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
4 11 (23.40%) Unit Testing
5 10 (21.28%) DevOps
6 9 (19.15%) Scrum
7 8 (17.02%) OO
8 7 (14.89%) API Design
8 7 (14.89%) BDD
9 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (12.77%) Web Development
10 5 (10.64%) SOA
11 4 (8.51%) Kanban
11 4 (8.51%) OOD
11 4 (8.51%) Open Source
11 4 (8.51%) Pair Programming
11 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.51%) Workflow
12 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 16 (34.04%) C#
4 14 (29.79%) PHP
5 13 (27.66%) Ruby
6 6 (12.77%) C
7 5 (10.64%) Python
8 3 (6.38%) SQL
9 2 (4.26%) PHP 5
9 2 (4.26%) R
9 2 (4.26%) Scala
10 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.13%) VB
10 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Twitter
3 1 (2.13%) webMethods
3 1 (2.13%) WSO2
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