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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 165 168 190
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 18 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.51% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.53% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 3
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,750 £47,000
UK excluding London median 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
3373 3230 3887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.80% 96.65% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2900 2693 3184
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Cheadle - 3 £47,500 -
Bury - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (54.00%) C#
3 27 (54.00%) Java
3 27 (54.00%) SQL
4 26 (52.00%) OO
5 24 (48.00%) MVC
5 24 (48.00%) Mentoring
6 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
6 23 (46.00%) .NET
7 22 (44.00%) SOA
8 21 (42.00%) Web Services
9 20 (40.00%) Multithreading
10 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (38.00%) REST
11 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
11 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (36.00%) WPF
11 18 (36.00%) N-Tier
12 17 (34.00%) HTTP
12 17 (34.00%) Internet
12 17 (34.00%) Windows
12 17 (34.00%) Visual Studio
12 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (32.00%) NoSQL
13 16 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
13 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
14 15 (30.00%) HTML
14 15 (30.00%) CSS

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 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) Mule
2 5 (10.00%) nginx
2 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.00%) Confluence
4 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (10.00%) PaaS
3 5 (10.00%) SaaS
4 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) HTTP
1 17 (34.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) NoSQL
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (10.00%) Couchbase
3 5 (10.00%) Hazelcast
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (24.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (18.00%) Maven
6 5 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (10.00%) git-flow
6 5 (10.00%) Hudson
7 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (8.00%) Grunt
7 4 (8.00%) RSpec
7 4 (8.00%) Selenium
7 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.00%) JUnit
8 3 (6.00%) Subversion
9 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
9 2 (4.00%) JIRA
9 2 (4.00%) JMeter
9 2 (4.00%) jMock
General
1 5 (10.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Music Industry
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) .NET
1 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (42.00%) Web Services
3 19 (38.00%) REST
4 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (36.00%) WPF
5 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (30.00%) CSS
6 15 (30.00%) HTML
7 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (28.00%) Entity Framework
7 14 (28.00%) Java EE
7 14 (28.00%) JSON
8 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 13 (26.00%) Node.js
8 13 (26.00%) SignalR
8 13 (26.00%) WinForms
9 12 (24.00%) XML
10 10 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) User Experience
4 4 (8.00%) BBC
5 2 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Animation
5 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.00%) Physics
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
4 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) OO
4 24 (48.00%) Mentoring
4 24 (48.00%) MVC
5 22 (44.00%) SOA
6 20 (40.00%) Multithreading
7 16 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (30.00%) DevOps
9 13 (26.00%) TDD
10 12 (24.00%) Scrum
11 11 (22.00%) Open Source
12 8 (16.00%) BDD
13 6 (12.00%) Microservices
14 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
14 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
14 5 (10.00%) Data Transformation
14 5 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
14 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
14 5 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) C#
1 27 (54.00%) Java
1 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.00%) TypeScript
4 7 (14.00%) C++
5 5 (10.00%) C
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (6.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Ansible
1 5 (10.00%) HAProxy
1 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 5 (10.00%) Google
1 5 (10.00%) webMethods
1 5 (10.00%) WSO2
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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