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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 164 148 180
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 34 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 0.93% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.96% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 5
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,000 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+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
3666 3222 3777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.75% 96.93% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 2663 3199
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Cheadle +4 1 £55,000 +15.78%
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 22 February 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 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (65.15%) SQL
3 40 (60.61%) OO
4 34 (51.52%) Java
5 27 (40.91%) Degree
5 27 (40.91%) NoSQL
6 24 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
7 20 (30.30%) Subversion
8 18 (27.27%) MVC
8 18 (27.27%) C#
9 17 (25.76%) HTML
9 17 (25.76%) JavaScript
9 17 (25.76%) Mercurial
9 17 (25.76%) Automated Testing
9 17 (25.76%) Data Structures
9 17 (25.76%) Algorithms
10 16 (24.24%) AngularJS
10 16 (24.24%) MySQL
10 16 (24.24%) PHP
10 16 (24.24%) Scrum
11 14 (21.21%) C++
12 13 (19.70%) Hibernate
12 13 (19.70%) Spring
13 12 (18.18%) jQuery
13 12 (18.18%) REST
13 12 (18.18%) .NET
13 12 (18.18%) CSS
13 12 (18.18%) Windows

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 10 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.03%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.91%) NoSQL
2 16 (24.24%) MySQL
3 11 (16.67%) Big Data
4 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
1 20 (30.30%) Subversion
2 17 (25.76%) Mercurial
3 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.09%) Selenium
5 5 (7.58%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.55%) JUnit
7 3 (4.55%) NUnit
7 3 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.52%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 10 (15.15%) Games
1 10 (15.15%) Retail
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) HTML
2 16 (24.24%) AngularJS
3 13 (19.70%) Hibernate
3 13 (19.70%) Spring
4 12 (18.18%) .NET
4 12 (18.18%) CSS
4 12 (18.18%) jQuery
4 12 (18.18%) REST
5 11 (16.67%) Web Services
5 11 (16.67%) WPF
6 10 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (15.15%) RESTful
6 10 (15.15%) WCF
7 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
8 8 (12.12%) DirectX
8 8 (12.12%) JSON
8 8 (12.12%) Node.js
8 8 (12.12%) OpenGL
8 8 (12.12%) XML
9 7 (10.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Algorithms
1 17 (25.76%) Data Structures
2 10 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.12%) Animation
4 5 (7.58%) Xbox
5 2 (3.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Windows XP
3 8 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (60.61%) OO
3 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (27.27%) MVC
5 17 (25.76%) Automated Testing
6 16 (24.24%) Scrum
7 11 (16.67%) TDD
8 10 (15.15%) Analytics
9 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.12%) Content Development
10 8 (12.12%) Game Development
10 8 (12.12%) Mathematics
10 8 (12.12%) Physics
11 7 (10.61%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.61%) SOA
12 6 (9.09%) BDD
12 6 (9.09%) MVVM
12 6 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) SQL
2 34 (51.52%) Java
3 18 (27.27%) C#
4 17 (25.76%) JavaScript
5 16 (24.24%) PHP
6 14 (21.21%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) C
8 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.03%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) Perl
9 1 (1.52%) R
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and flexible benefits
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