The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 168 182 179
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 31 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 8
Median salary £43,500 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Senior Software Engineer
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
3687 3736 3881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.15% 96.76% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3141 3098 3246
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 £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Manchester region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Stockport - 5 £45,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Senior Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (55.10%) Java
4 25 (51.02%) SQL
5 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
5 20 (40.82%) MVC
6 19 (38.78%) C#
7 18 (36.73%) HTML
7 18 (36.73%) .NET
8 17 (34.69%) CSS
8 17 (34.69%) Scrum
8 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
9 16 (32.65%) OO
9 16 (32.65%) TDD
9 16 (32.65%) Git (software)
10 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
10 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
11 14 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (26.53%) REST
13 12 (24.49%) Selenium
14 11 (22.45%) JUnit
14 11 (22.45%) Web Services
15 10 (20.41%) Mentoring
15 10 (20.41%) Spring
16 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
16 9 (18.37%) WPF
16 9 (18.37%) SOAP
16 9 (18.37%) PHP
16 9 (18.37%) J2EE
16 9 (18.37%) MySQL

Senior Software Engineer 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 5 (10.20%) Apache Spark
1 5 (10.20%) JBoss
1 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.16%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) HTTP
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MySQL
1 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.20%) Big Data
5 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.12%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Git (software)
2 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
3 12 (24.49%) Selenium
4 11 (22.45%) JUnit
5 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 6 (12.24%) NUnit
7 5 (10.20%) Maven
7 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
8 4 (8.16%) Bitbucket
8 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
8 4 (8.16%) Grunt
8 4 (8.16%) IntelliJ
8 4 (8.16%) JIRA
8 4 (8.16%) JMeter
8 4 (8.16%) jMock
8 4 (8.16%) Mockito
8 4 (8.16%) RSpec
8 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
9 3 (6.12%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
3 2 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) .NET
1 18 (36.73%) HTML
2 17 (34.69%) AngularJS
2 17 (34.69%) CSS
3 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
4 13 (26.53%) REST
5 11 (22.45%) Web Services
6 10 (20.41%) Spring
7 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
7 9 (18.37%) J2EE
7 9 (18.37%) SOAP
7 9 (18.37%) WPF
8 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
8 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (12.24%) Java EE
9 6 (12.24%) jQuery
9 6 (12.24%) NHibernate
9 6 (12.24%) RESTful
9 6 (12.24%) Spring.NET
9 6 (12.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) User Experience
2 4 (8.16%) BBC
2 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.12%) SCADA
4 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (4.08%) Animation
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Streaming Media
5 1 (2.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Unix
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.82%) MVC
4 17 (34.69%) Scrum
5 16 (32.65%) OO
5 16 (32.65%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) Mentoring
7 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.33%) DevOps
8 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.20%) Analytics
10 4 (8.16%) BDD
10 4 (8.16%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (8.16%) OOP
10 4 (8.16%) Open Source
10 4 (8.16%) SDLC
10 4 (8.16%) SOA
10 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.16%) UX Design
10 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) Java
2 25 (51.02%) SQL
3 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 19 (38.78%) C#
5 9 (18.37%) PHP
6 5 (10.20%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
7 3 (6.12%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.08%) C
9 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.04%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
1 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter