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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 32 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 234 218 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.72% 6.16% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.57% 7.11% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 191 179 164
Median salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
3091 3068 3381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.75% 86.64% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2626 2518 2782
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 5 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 5 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
Altrincham +12 11 £42,500 - 1
Oldham +7 9 £25,000 - 2
Stockport +3 8 £47,500 +37.68% 2
Bolton +10 7 - - 3
Cheadle +2 4 £47,500 - 1
Bury - 2 £52,500 -
Salford -5 1 - -
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 263 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (46.75%) C#
3 214 (44.86%) Java
4 209 (43.82%) OO
5 207 (43.40%) .NET
6 170 (35.64%) SQL
7 156 (32.70%) C++
8 147 (30.82%) ASP.NET
9 128 (26.83%) JavaScript
10 124 (26.00%) Scrum
11 122 (25.58%) HTML
12 118 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
13 117 (24.53%) SQL Server
14 116 (24.32%) MVC
15 113 (23.69%) Degree
16 102 (21.38%) CSS
17 99 (20.75%) Web Services
18 97 (20.34%) Windows
19 91 (19.08%) Multithreading
20 87 (18.24%) WPF
21 83 (17.40%) TDD
22 81 (16.98%) SOA
22 81 (16.98%) WCF
23 80 (16.77%) Git (software)
24 78 (16.35%) jQuery
25 77 (16.14%) Visual Studio
26 75 (15.72%) Unit Testing
27 70 (14.68%) Computer Science
28 69 (14.47%) XML
29 68 (14.26%) 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 40 (8.39%) Node.js
2 25 (5.24%) Apache
3 13 (2.73%) nginx
4 12 (2.52%) Mule
4 12 (2.52%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.10%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.68%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.47%) JBoss
7 7 (1.47%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.05%) CMS
9 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.84%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.63%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.42%) Confluence
12 1 (0.21%) Drupal
12 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.21%) IIS
12 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.05%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.63%) MS Office
5 2 (0.42%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Magento
1 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (10.90%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (10.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.77%) PaaS
3 18 (3.77%) SaaS
4 16 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (2.52%) Amazon S3
5 12 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (2.31%) GitHub
7 9 (1.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 9 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.39%) Internet
2 31 (6.50%) HTTP
3 8 (1.68%) SSL
4 4 (0.84%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.21%) DNS
6 1 (0.21%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
6 1 (0.21%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 35 (7.34%) MySQL
4 17 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
6 13 (2.73%) Couchbase
7 12 (2.52%) Hazelcast
8 11 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.10%) Big Data
9 10 (2.10%) Redis
10 9 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.26%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.05%) SQLite
14 4 (0.84%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
16 2 (0.42%) GIS
16 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
17 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 80 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 77 (16.14%) Visual Studio
3 62 (13.00%) NUnit
4 56 (11.74%) JUnit
5 43 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (8.39%) Jenkins
7 29 (6.08%) Maven
8 27 (5.66%) MSTest
9 18 (3.77%) Selenium
9 18 (3.77%) Subversion
10 16 (3.35%) Moq
11 12 (2.52%) git-flow
11 12 (2.52%) Hudson
12 8 (1.68%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.47%) Gerrit
14 6 (1.26%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.26%) Ranorex
14 6 (1.26%) SoapUI
15 5 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (1.05%) Grunt
General
1 54 (11.32%) Finance
2 40 (8.39%) Games
3 19 (3.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (2.73%) Retail
5 12 (2.52%) Electronics
6 7 (1.47%) Local Government
6 7 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.05%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.84%) Banking
8 4 (0.84%) iGaming
8 4 (0.84%) Law
8 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 224 (46.96%) Developer
2 203 (42.56%) Software Engineer
3 97 (20.34%) Java Developer
4 78 (16.35%) Software Developer
5 74 (15.51%) C# Software Engineer
6 67 (14.05%) .NET Software Engineer
7 61 (12.79%) C# Developer
8 57 (11.95%) .NET Developer
9 54 (11.32%) Senior Developer
10 47 (9.85%) Senior Software Engineer
11 45 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
12 41 (8.60%) C# Software Developer
13 39 (8.18%) C++ Software Engineer
14 36 (7.55%) .NET Software Developer
14 36 (7.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 32 (6.71%) ASP.NET Developer
16 31 (6.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 30 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
18 29 (6.08%) Java Engineer
19 28 (5.87%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (43.40%) .NET
2 147 (30.82%) ASP.NET
3 122 (25.58%) HTML
4 102 (21.38%) CSS
5 99 (20.75%) Web Services
6 87 (18.24%) WPF
7 81 (16.98%) WCF
8 78 (16.35%) jQuery
9 69 (14.47%) XML
10 68 (14.26%) J2EE
11 59 (12.37%) Spring
12 58 (12.16%) AngularJS
13 54 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 53 (11.11%) Java EE
15 52 (10.90%) SOAP
16 50 (10.48%) RESTful
17 47 (9.85%) LINQ
18 42 (8.81%) .NET Framework
18 42 (8.81%) REST
19 39 (8.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.68%) Computer Science
2 42 (8.81%) N-Tier
3 31 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.24%) User Experience
5 24 (5.03%) Algorithms
6 23 (4.82%) Mathematics
7 22 (4.61%) Physics
8 20 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (3.35%) iPad
10 10 (2.10%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.89%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.68%) LIMS
12 8 (1.68%) Xbox
13 7 (1.47%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.47%) Economics
13 7 (1.47%) Psychology
14 6 (1.26%) 3D Graphics
14 6 (1.26%) Animation
14 6 (1.26%) Graphic Design
15 5 (1.05%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 97 (20.34%) Windows
2 41 (8.60%) Linux
3 22 (4.61%) Unix
4 20 (4.19%) Windows XP
5 12 (2.52%) Android
6 9 (1.89%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.68%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.84%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.21%) AIX
12 1 (0.21%) CentOS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (43.82%) OO
3 124 (26.00%) Scrum
4 118 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
5 116 (24.32%) MVC
6 91 (19.08%) Multithreading
7 83 (17.40%) TDD
8 81 (16.98%) SOA
9 75 (15.72%) Unit Testing
10 60 (12.58%) Mentoring
11 52 (10.90%) UML
12 51 (10.69%) Web Development
13 50 (10.48%) OOD
14 42 (8.81%) Open Source
15 39 (8.18%) E-Commerce
16 38 (7.97%) MVVM
17 37 (7.76%) Machine Learning
18 36 (7.55%) DevOps
19 35 (7.34%) BDD
20 30 (6.29%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 223 (46.75%) C#
2 214 (44.86%) Java
3 170 (35.64%) SQL
4 156 (32.70%) C++
5 128 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 60 (12.58%) C
7 31 (6.50%) Python
7 31 (6.50%) T-SQL
8 30 (6.29%) PHP
9 28 (5.87%) PL/SQL
10 24 (5.03%) Ruby
11 21 (4.40%) TypeScript
12 17 (3.56%) VB.NET
13 15 (3.14%) Scala
14 13 (2.73%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.89%) Go
15 9 (1.89%) VC++
16 7 (1.47%) ABAP
16 7 (1.47%) Perl
17 6 (1.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 113 (23.69%) Degree
2 8 (1.68%) PhD
3 6 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.84%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.08%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) SDET
3 1 (0.21%) COSHH
3 1 (0.21%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 19 (3.98%) Docker
2 6 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.84%) Firmware
4 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (2.94%) Puppet
2 6 (1.26%) Ansible
3 5 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.84%) Grafana
4 4 (0.84%) Graphite
4 4 (0.84%) HAProxy
4 4 (0.84%) Packer
4 4 (0.84%) Terraform
4 4 (0.84%) Uchiwa
4 4 (0.84%) Wonderware InTouch
5 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.21%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 60 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 42 (8.81%) Oracle
3 17 (3.56%) Google
4 16 (3.35%) WSO2
5 12 (2.52%) webMethods
6 11 (2.31%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.89%) Adobe
7 9 (1.89%) VMware
8 8 (1.68%) SAP
9 7 (1.47%) BEA
9 7 (1.47%) IBM
10 5 (1.05%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.84%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.84%) Twitter
11 4 (0.84%) Wonderware
12 3 (0.63%) Perforce
12 3 (0.63%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.42%) Autodesk
14 1 (0.21%) Apple
14 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
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Talent International
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £540 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £43,000 per annum Salary DOE, Pension, Health, Life In
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ultra Electronics
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AAP3
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Greater Manchester
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
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Central London and Greater Manchester
MI5
Salary: From £43,574 up to £49,741
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London and Greater Manchester
MI5
Salary: From £30,156 up to £35,560
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Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheadle
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
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360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bolton
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Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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