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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 175 173 193
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 25 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 0.36% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.38% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 4
Median salary £44,250 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
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
3705 3419 4060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.24% 95.56% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3241 2823 3459
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 £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (67.92%) SQL
3 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (43.40%) Java
5 20 (37.74%) C#
5 20 (37.74%) Scrum
5 20 (37.74%) MVC
6 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
6 18 (33.96%) .NET
6 18 (33.96%) NoSQL
7 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
7 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (32.08%) OO
7 17 (32.08%) HTML
8 15 (28.30%) MySQL
8 15 (28.30%) PHP
8 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
8 15 (28.30%) TDD
9 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
9 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
10 12 (22.64%) Apache Spark
10 12 (22.64%) Analytics
10 12 (22.64%) Big Data
10 12 (22.64%) CSS
10 12 (22.64%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (22.64%) Retail
11 11 (20.75%) WPF
11 11 (20.75%) RESTful
11 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
12 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration

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 (22.64%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.55%) JBoss
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) NoSQL
2 15 (28.30%) MySQL
3 12 (22.64%) Big Data
4 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
4 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.98%) JUnit
4 8 (15.09%) Selenium
4 8 (15.09%) Subversion
5 6 (11.32%) Eclipse
5 6 (11.32%) Mercurial
5 6 (11.32%) NUnit
6 5 (9.43%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
7 3 (5.66%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.66%) JIRA
7 3 (5.66%) JMeter
7 3 (5.66%) jMock
7 3 (5.66%) Mockito
7 3 (5.66%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.89%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 12 (22.64%) Retail
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 17 (32.08%) HTML
3 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
4 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
5 12 (22.64%) CSS
5 12 (22.64%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (20.75%) RESTful
6 11 (20.75%) WPF
7 10 (18.87%) WCF
8 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
8 9 (16.98%) jQuery
8 9 (16.98%) REST
8 9 (16.98%) Spring
9 8 (15.09%) J2EE
9 8 (15.09%) SOAP
10 7 (13.21%) Web Services
11 6 (11.32%) NHibernate
11 6 (11.32%) Spring.NET
12 5 (9.43%) Backbone.js
12 5 (9.43%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Algorithms
1 6 (11.32%) Data Structures
2 5 (9.43%) Xbox
3 3 (5.66%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.66%) SCADA
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.89%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
1 3 (5.66%) Unix
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) MVC
3 20 (37.74%) Scrum
4 17 (32.08%) OO
5 15 (28.30%) TDD
6 12 (22.64%) Analytics
7 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
8 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
9 7 (13.21%) BDD
9 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
9 7 (13.21%) Pair Programming
10 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (11.32%) MVVM
10 6 (11.32%) SOLID
11 4 (7.55%) API Design
11 4 (7.55%) OOP
11 4 (7.55%) SDLC
12 3 (5.66%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) SQL
2 23 (43.40%) Java
3 20 (37.74%) C#
4 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 15 (28.30%) PHP
6 3 (5.66%) C++
6 3 (5.66%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
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