The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 144 184 177
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 31 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 0.22% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 13
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £39,300 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
3141 3879 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.20% 96.42% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 3327 3156
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle +5 10 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Stockport - 3 £47,500 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
North West

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (63.04%) Mentoring
4 27 (58.70%) C#
5 24 (52.17%) Java
5 24 (52.17%) N-Tier
5 24 (52.17%) SOA
6 22 (47.83%) Multithreading
7 21 (45.65%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (43.48%) OO
8 20 (43.48%) Web Services
9 19 (41.30%) Visual Studio
9 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET
9 19 (41.30%) SQL
9 19 (41.30%) .NET
9 19 (41.30%) Windows
9 19 (41.30%) MVC
10 17 (36.96%) Internet
10 17 (36.96%) HTTP
10 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
10 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (36.96%) REST
10 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
10 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (34.78%) NoSQL
11 16 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (34.78%) WPF
12 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
12 14 (30.43%) Java EE
12 14 (30.43%) Azure SQL Database

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (30.43%) Node.js
2 10 (21.74%) Apache
3 7 (15.22%) Mule
3 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.52%) nginx
4 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (45.65%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon S3
3 7 (15.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (15.22%) PaaS
3 7 (15.22%) SaaS
4 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) HTTP
1 17 (36.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.78%) NoSQL
3 14 (30.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (15.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (15.22%) Couchbase
4 7 (15.22%) Hazelcast
5 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Visual Studio
2 16 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
4 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.22%) git-flow
4 7 (15.22%) Hudson
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
5 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.52%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.52%) Games
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) Web Services
2 19 (41.30%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (36.96%) REST
4 16 (34.78%) WPF
5 14 (30.43%) .NET Framework
5 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 14 (30.43%) CSS
5 14 (30.43%) Entity Framework
5 14 (30.43%) HTML
5 14 (30.43%) Java EE
5 14 (30.43%) SignalR
5 14 (30.43%) WinForms
6 12 (26.09%) JSON
7 10 (21.74%) SOAP
7 10 (21.74%) XML
8 7 (15.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.22%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (63.04%) Mentoring
4 24 (52.17%) SOA
5 22 (47.83%) Multithreading
6 20 (43.48%) OO
7 19 (41.30%) MVC
8 14 (30.43%) Scrum
9 13 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (21.74%) DevOps
11 9 (19.57%) BDD
11 9 (19.57%) Open Source
11 9 (19.57%) TDD
12 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
12 7 (15.22%) Data Transformation
12 7 (15.22%) Microservices
12 7 (15.22%) Physical Data Model
12 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
12 7 (15.22%) Web Development
13 5 (10.87%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) C#
2 24 (52.17%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 14 (30.43%) TypeScript
5 6 (13.04%) C++
6 4 (8.70%) C
6 4 (8.70%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.35%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
1 3 (6.52%) HAProxy
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Google
1 7 (15.22%) webMethods
1 7 (15.22%) WSO2
2 3 (6.52%) Atlassian
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheadle
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Music Group
Posted: 25 days ago