The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 33 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 228 209 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.66% 6.37% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.56% 7.22% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 184 170 168
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,150
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3015 2894 3300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.13% 88.20% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2587 2374 2706
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Manchester region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Manchester

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Manchester

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Oldham +1 10 £25,000 - 3
Stockport +7 8 £47,500 +37.68% 2
Bolton +7 7 - -
Altrincham +7 6 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Cheadle +1 3 £47,500 - 2
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Salford -3 1 - - 4
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 279 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (47.25%) C#
3 222 (45.21%) Java
4 215 (43.79%) .NET
5 206 (41.96%) OO
6 165 (33.60%) C++
6 165 (33.60%) SQL
7 147 (29.94%) ASP.NET
8 132 (26.88%) JavaScript
9 128 (26.07%) Scrum
10 127 (25.87%) HTML
11 124 (25.25%) Degree
12 122 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
13 118 (24.03%) MVC
14 114 (23.22%) SQL Server
15 104 (21.18%) CSS
16 94 (19.14%) Web Services
16 94 (19.14%) Windows
17 92 (18.74%) TDD
18 89 (18.13%) Multithreading
19 83 (16.90%) Git (software)
20 81 (16.50%) jQuery
20 81 (16.50%) WPF
20 81 (16.50%) SOA
21 77 (15.68%) Visual Studio
22 76 (15.48%) Computer Science
22 76 (15.48%) WCF
23 70 (14.26%) Unit Testing
23 70 (14.26%) XML
24 68 (13.85%) J2EE

Software Engineering
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 39 (7.94%) Node.js
2 24 (4.89%) Apache
3 13 (2.65%) nginx
4 12 (2.44%) Mule
4 12 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.04%) OpenStack
5 10 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.83%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.02%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.02%) JBoss
8 4 (0.81%) CMS
8 4 (0.81%) Confluence
8 4 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.61%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.61%) 3ds Max
4 3 (0.61%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (10.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.07%) SaaS
4 19 (3.87%) PaaS
5 17 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.44%) Amazon S3
6 12 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.24%) GitHub
8 9 (1.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.61%) iTunes
10 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.15%) Internet
2 31 (6.31%) HTTP
3 8 (1.63%) SSL
4 5 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.81%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
7 1 (0.20%) Firewall
7 1 (0.20%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (23.22%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.15%) NoSQL
3 35 (7.13%) MySQL
4 19 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
6 13 (2.65%) Big Data
6 13 (2.65%) Couchbase
7 12 (2.44%) Hazelcast
8 10 (2.04%) Redis
9 9 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.63%) GIS
10 8 (1.63%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.63%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.43%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.22%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.81%) SQLite
14 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 83 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 77 (15.68%) Visual Studio
3 59 (12.02%) NUnit
4 54 (11.00%) JUnit
5 43 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (8.15%) Jenkins
7 29 (5.91%) Maven
8 26 (5.30%) MSTest
9 18 (3.67%) Selenium
10 16 (3.26%) Subversion
11 14 (2.85%) Moq
12 12 (2.44%) git-flow
12 12 (2.44%) Hudson
13 9 (1.83%) Jasmine
14 8 (1.63%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.43%) Ranorex
15 7 (1.43%) SoapUI
15 7 (1.43%) Vagrant
16 6 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 5 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 62 (12.63%) Finance
2 43 (8.76%) Games
3 22 (4.48%) Electronics
4 19 (3.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (2.85%) Retail
6 12 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.43%) Local Government
9 6 (1.22%) Marketing
10 5 (1.02%) iGaming
10 5 (1.02%) Law
11 4 (0.81%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.81%) Banking
12 3 (0.61%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 231 (47.05%) Developer
2 203 (41.34%) Software Engineer
3 95 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 78 (15.89%) Software Developer
5 66 (13.44%) C# Software Engineer
6 65 (13.24%) .NET Software Engineer
7 60 (12.22%) Senior Developer
8 59 (12.02%) C# Developer
9 57 (11.61%) .NET Developer
10 48 (9.78%) Senior Software Engineer
11 44 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
11 44 (8.96%) C++ Software Engineer
12 37 (7.54%) C# Software Developer
13 35 (7.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 33 (6.72%) .NET Software Developer
15 31 (6.31%) ASP.NET Developer
15 31 (6.31%) Senior Java Developer
16 30 (6.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 28 (5.70%) Graduate
18 27 (5.50%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (43.79%) .NET
2 147 (29.94%) ASP.NET
3 127 (25.87%) HTML
4 104 (21.18%) CSS
5 94 (19.14%) Web Services
6 81 (16.50%) jQuery
6 81 (16.50%) WPF
7 76 (15.48%) WCF
8 70 (14.26%) XML
9 68 (13.85%) J2EE
10 59 (12.02%) AngularJS
11 57 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (11.20%) Spring
13 51 (10.39%) SOAP
14 50 (10.18%) RESTful
15 48 (9.78%) Java EE
15 48 (9.78%) LINQ
16 46 (9.37%) .NET Framework
17 44 (8.96%) HTML5
17 44 (8.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (15.48%) Computer Science
2 40 (8.15%) N-Tier
3 36 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.11%) User Experience
5 27 (5.50%) Algorithms
6 23 (4.68%) Mathematics
7 22 (4.48%) Physics
8 20 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (4.07%) iPad
9 12 (2.44%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.04%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.83%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.63%) 3D Graphics
12 8 (1.63%) LIMS
13 7 (1.43%) Animation
13 7 (1.43%) Economics
13 7 (1.43%) Psychology
13 7 (1.43%) Xbox
14 6 (1.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (1.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 94 (19.14%) Windows
2 40 (8.15%) Linux
3 25 (5.09%) Unix
4 19 (3.87%) Windows XP
5 13 (2.65%) Android
6 11 (2.24%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.63%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.02%) CoreOS
9 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (41.96%) OO
3 128 (26.07%) Scrum
4 122 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
5 118 (24.03%) MVC
6 92 (18.74%) TDD
7 89 (18.13%) Multithreading
8 81 (16.50%) SOA
9 70 (14.26%) Unit Testing
10 59 (12.02%) Mentoring
11 51 (10.39%) OOD
12 50 (10.18%) Open Source
12 50 (10.18%) UML
13 49 (9.98%) Web Development
14 42 (8.55%) DevOps
15 40 (8.15%) Machine Learning
16 39 (7.94%) MVVM
17 38 (7.74%) BDD
18 37 (7.54%) E-Commerce
19 31 (6.31%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 232 (47.25%) C#
2 222 (45.21%) Java
3 165 (33.60%) C++
3 165 (33.60%) SQL
4 132 (26.88%) JavaScript
5 59 (12.02%) C
6 33 (6.72%) Python
7 31 (6.31%) PHP
7 31 (6.31%) T-SQL
8 30 (6.11%) PL/SQL
9 28 (5.70%) Ruby
10 21 (4.28%) TypeScript
11 20 (4.07%) Scala
12 14 (2.85%) Objective-C
12 14 (2.85%) VB.NET
13 10 (2.04%) Perl
14 9 (1.83%) ABAP
14 9 (1.83%) Go
14 9 (1.83%) VC++
15 8 (1.63%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 124 (25.25%) Degree
2 7 (1.43%) PhD
3 5 (1.02%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.11%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) SDET
3 1 (0.20%) JTAG
System Software
1 20 (4.07%) Docker
2 5 (1.02%) Firmware
2 5 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (3.87%) Puppet
2 6 (1.22%) Ansible
2 6 (1.22%) Grafana
2 6 (1.22%) Graphite
2 6 (1.22%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.22%) Packer
2 6 (1.22%) Terraform
2 6 (1.22%) Uchiwa
3 5 (1.02%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.61%) Wonderware InTouch
5 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 66 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.16%) Oracle
3 18 (3.67%) Google
3 18 (3.67%) WSO2
4 16 (3.26%) Atlassian
5 15 (3.05%) SAP
6 12 (2.44%) webMethods
7 10 (2.04%) Adobe
8 9 (1.83%) BEA
8 9 (1.83%) IBM
8 9 (1.83%) VMware
9 6 (1.22%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.22%) Twitter
10 5 (1.02%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.61%) Autodesk
11 3 (0.61%) Perforce
11 3 (0.61%) Wonderware
11 3 (0.61%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.41%) Facebook
13 1 (0.20%) Atmel
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