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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 156 164 189
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.49% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.51% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £36,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £43,750
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
3385 3537 3868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.77% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2875 2888 3189
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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 - 4 £47,500 - 1
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 2 May 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 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (58.70%) C#
3 27 (58.70%) SQL
3 27 (58.70%) Java
3 27 (58.70%) OO
4 26 (56.52%) SOA
5 25 (54.35%) Mentoring
6 24 (52.17%) MVC
7 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 23 (50.00%) Web Services
7 23 (50.00%) .NET
8 22 (47.83%) Multithreading
8 22 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (43.48%) N-Tier
10 19 (41.30%) Internet
10 19 (41.30%) HTTP
10 19 (41.30%) WPF
10 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (41.30%) REST
10 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
10 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (39.13%) Windows
11 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
11 18 (39.13%) Visual Studio
12 17 (36.96%) NoSQL
13 16 (34.78%) JSON
13 16 (34.78%) Java EE
13 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
13 16 (34.78%) 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 15 (32.61%) Node.js
2 11 (23.91%) Apache
3 7 (15.22%) Mule
3 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.70%) nginx
4 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (32.61%) 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 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) HTTP
1 19 (41.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (36.96%) NoSQL
3 15 (32.61%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (15.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (15.22%) Couchbase
4 7 (15.22%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Visual Studio
2 15 (32.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
3 11 (23.91%) Maven
4 7 (15.22%) git-flow
4 7 (15.22%) Hudson
5 4 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.70%) Grunt
5 4 (8.70%) RSpec
5 4 (8.70%) Selenium
5 4 (8.70%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.52%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) .NET
1 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 23 (50.00%) Web Services
2 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
2 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (41.30%) REST
2 19 (41.30%) WPF
3 16 (34.78%) CSS
3 16 (34.78%) HTML
3 16 (34.78%) Java EE
3 16 (34.78%) JSON
4 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
4 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 15 (32.61%) Entity Framework
4 15 (32.61%) SignalR
4 15 (32.61%) WinForms
5 14 (30.43%) XML
6 10 (21.74%) SOAP
7 7 (15.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.22%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.70%) BBC
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) iDTV
3 4 (8.70%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.17%) Animation
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Unix
4 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (58.70%) OO
4 26 (56.52%) SOA
5 25 (54.35%) Mentoring
6 24 (52.17%) MVC
7 22 (47.83%) Multithreading
8 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (32.61%) DevOps
9 13 (28.26%) Open Source
9 13 (28.26%) TDD
10 11 (23.91%) Scrum
11 9 (19.57%) BDD
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 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) C#
1 27 (58.70%) Java
1 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (32.61%) TypeScript
4 4 (8.70%) C
4 4 (8.70%) C++
5 3 (6.52%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Ansible
1 4 (8.70%) HAProxy
1 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Google
1 7 (15.22%) webMethods
1 7 (15.22%) WSO2
2 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Ultra Electronics
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago