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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 161 156 190
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 28 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.48% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.50% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 5
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%

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
3531 3017 3715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.77% 95.99% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3046 2522 3202
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 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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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 Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 60 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (70.00%) SQL
3 28 (46.67%) Java
4 27 (45.00%) OO
5 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (40.00%) NoSQL
7 20 (33.33%) Scrum
7 20 (33.33%) C#
8 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
9 18 (30.00%) MVC
10 17 (28.33%) Degree
11 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 16 (26.67%) .NET
12 15 (25.00%) HTML
12 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (23.33%) TDD
14 13 (21.67%) PHP
14 13 (21.67%) MySQL
14 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
14 13 (21.67%) Subversion
14 13 (21.67%) Big Data
14 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
15 12 (20.00%) Analytics
15 12 (20.00%) Apache Spark
15 12 (20.00%) Data Structures
15 12 (20.00%) Algorithms
15 12 (20.00%) Retail
15 12 (20.00%) Automated Testing
15 12 (20.00%) Mercurial

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 12 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.67%) JBoss
2 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (21.67%) Big Data
2 13 (21.67%) MySQL
3 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.67%) Subversion
3 12 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 11 (18.33%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.33%) Selenium
6 7 (11.67%) JUnit
7 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
7 5 (8.33%) Jasmine
7 5 (8.33%) NUnit
8 3 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
9 2 (3.33%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.33%) JIRA
9 2 (3.33%) JMeter
9 2 (3.33%) jMock
9 2 (3.33%) Mockito
10 1 (1.67%) Fiddler
10 1 (1.67%) Maven
10 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.00%) Retail
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) .NET
2 15 (25.00%) HTML
3 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
3 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
4 12 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (18.33%) RESTful
6 10 (16.67%) CSS
6 10 (16.67%) WPF
7 9 (15.00%) Hibernate
7 9 (15.00%) Spring
7 9 (15.00%) WCF
8 8 (13.33%) J2EE
8 8 (13.33%) jQuery
8 8 (13.33%) REST
9 7 (11.67%) SOAP
10 5 (8.33%) Backbone.js
10 5 (8.33%) DirectX
10 5 (8.33%) OpenGL
10 5 (8.33%) Spring.NET
10 5 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 12 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (8.33%) Animation
2 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (8.33%) Physics
2 5 (8.33%) Xbox
3 3 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.00%) SCADA
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (45.00%) OO
3 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (33.33%) Scrum
5 18 (30.00%) MVC
6 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (23.33%) TDD
8 12 (20.00%) Analytics
8 12 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 10 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (10.00%) BDD
11 6 (10.00%) MVVM
11 6 (10.00%) Pair Programming
11 6 (10.00%) SOLID
12 5 (8.33%) Content Development
12 5 (8.33%) Game Development
12 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.67%) API Design
14 3 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) SQL
2 28 (46.67%) Java
3 20 (33.33%) C#
4 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (21.67%) PHP
6 8 (13.33%) C++
7 2 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle
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