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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 30 41 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 294 204 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.88% 5.79% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 6.46% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 264 175 152
Median salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3341 3160 3649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.50% 89.65% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2939 2576 3119
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 £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 - 8 £27,750 - 7
Rochdale - 8 £55,000 - 1
Stockport +8 7 £62,500 +81.15%
Altrincham +1 4 - - 3
Bolton -6 3 £47,500 +115.90%
Bury - 3 £37,500 -
Cheadle +2 1 £27,000 -41.62%
Salford 0 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 362 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (44.37%) SQL
3 261 (41.96%) C#
4 254 (40.84%) .NET
5 243 (39.07%) Java
6 229 (36.82%) JavaScript
7 187 (30.06%) CSS
8 183 (29.42%) SQL Server
9 172 (27.65%) HTML
10 170 (27.33%) Scrum
11 143 (22.99%) ASP.NET
12 127 (20.42%) MVC
13 121 (19.45%) C++
14 118 (18.97%) jQuery
15 113 (18.17%) OO
16 111 (17.85%) Degree
17 108 (17.36%) Finance
18 106 (17.04%) Git (software)
18 106 (17.04%) AngularJS
19 100 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
20 93 (14.95%) MySQL
21 91 (14.63%) J2EE
22 90 (14.47%) TDD
23 89 (14.31%) SDLC
24 84 (13.50%) T-SQL
25 83 (13.34%) Spring
26 78 (12.54%) Team Foundation Server
27 75 (12.06%) Web Services
28 73 (11.74%) Web Development
28 73 (11.74%) WCF

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 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (5.63%) Apache Spark
3 29 (4.66%) Tomcat
4 22 (3.54%) WebLogic
5 20 (3.22%) JBoss
6 18 (2.89%) Apache Pig
7 16 (2.57%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.29%) CMS
8 8 (1.29%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.13%) Apache
10 6 (0.96%) Confluence
11 5 (0.80%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.80%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.16%) Jetty
12 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.16%) nginx
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.32%) Maya
2 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.32%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (2.73%) Amazon S3
4 9 (1.45%) GitHub
5 8 (1.29%) SaaS
6 5 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.16%) Heroku
9 1 (0.16%) Office 365
9 1 (0.16%) PaaS
9 1 (0.16%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.22%) Internet
2 17 (2.73%) DNS
2 17 (2.73%) Firewall
3 16 (2.57%) NAS
3 16 (2.57%) SAN
4 6 (0.96%) HTTP
5 5 (0.80%) Broadband
5 5 (0.80%) Intranet
6 4 (0.64%) Wireless
7 3 (0.48%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.48%) Modbus
7 3 (0.48%) RS-485
7 3 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.48%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.16%) DHCP
9 1 (0.16%) LAN
9 1 (0.16%) VPN
9 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (29.42%) SQL Server
2 93 (14.95%) MySQL
3 65 (10.45%) NoSQL
4 54 (8.68%) Big Data
5 43 (6.91%) MongoDB
6 29 (4.66%) Relational Database
7 28 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (4.34%) Hadoop
9 22 (3.54%) RDBMS
10 19 (3.05%) Amazon Redshift
10 19 (3.05%) Apache Hive
10 19 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 7 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.96%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.80%) Neo4j
16 4 (0.64%) Hazelcast
16 4 (0.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 106 (17.04%) Git (software)
2 78 (12.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 70 (11.25%) JIRA
4 53 (8.52%) Jenkins
5 49 (7.88%) NUnit
6 46 (7.40%) Visual Studio
7 41 (6.59%) JUnit
8 39 (6.27%) Subversion
9 28 (4.50%) Eclipse
10 25 (4.02%) MSTest
11 24 (3.86%) Maven
12 21 (3.38%) Selenium
13 17 (2.73%) Mercurial
14 12 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (1.77%) Gradle
16 9 (1.45%) Jasmine
17 8 (1.29%) Cucumber
18 7 (1.13%) IntelliJ
18 7 (1.13%) TeamCity
19 6 (0.96%) Ant
General
1 108 (17.36%) Finance
2 23 (3.70%) Electronics
2 23 (3.70%) Retail
3 14 (2.25%) Military
4 13 (2.09%) Marketing
5 11 (1.77%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.80%) Games
7 5 (0.80%) Law
8 4 (0.64%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.48%) Legal
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 324 (52.09%) Developer
2 223 (35.85%) Software Engineer
3 118 (18.97%) Software Developer
4 110 (17.68%) C# Developer
5 105 (16.88%) .NET Developer
6 90 (14.47%) Java Developer
7 87 (13.99%) C# Software Developer
8 85 (13.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 76 (12.22%) .NET Software Developer
10 60 (9.65%) Senior Developer
11 59 (9.49%) C# Software Engineer
12 52 (8.36%) Senior Software Engineer
13 51 (8.20%) .NET Software Engineer
13 51 (8.20%) Java Engineer
14 46 (7.40%) ASP.NET Developer
15 45 (7.23%) Java Software Engineer
15 45 (7.23%) SQL Developer
16 43 (6.91%) Senior Java Developer
17 40 (6.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 36 (5.79%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (40.84%) .NET
2 187 (30.06%) CSS
3 172 (27.65%) HTML
4 143 (22.99%) ASP.NET
5 118 (18.97%) jQuery
6 106 (17.04%) AngularJS
7 91 (14.63%) J2EE
8 83 (13.34%) Spring
9 75 (12.06%) Web Services
10 73 (11.74%) WCF
11 65 (10.45%) WPF
12 64 (10.29%) Hibernate
12 64 (10.29%) XML
13 59 (9.49%) RESTful
14 55 (8.84%) REST
15 53 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 47 (7.56%) HTML5
17 46 (7.40%) SOAP
18 43 (6.91%) CSS3
19 37 (5.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.20%) Computer Science
2 35 (5.63%) User Experience
3 32 (5.14%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.86%) iPad
6 22 (3.54%) Data Centre
7 18 (2.89%) Visualisation
8 17 (2.73%) Mathematics
9 16 (2.57%) Algorithms
9 16 (2.57%) Xbox
10 14 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (1.93%) N-Tier
12 11 (1.77%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (1.45%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.29%) PKI
15 6 (0.96%) NHS
16 5 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
16 5 (0.80%) Kindle
17 4 (0.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 71 (11.41%) Linux
2 62 (9.97%) Windows
3 29 (4.66%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.25%) Android
5 13 (2.09%) Unix
6 4 (0.64%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.64%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.64%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (27.33%) Scrum
3 127 (20.42%) MVC
4 113 (18.17%) OO
5 100 (16.08%) Continuous Integration
6 90 (14.47%) TDD
7 89 (14.31%) SDLC
8 73 (11.74%) Web Development
9 62 (9.97%) E-Commerce
10 49 (7.88%) DevOps
10 49 (7.88%) Multithreading
11 47 (7.56%) Unit Testing
12 46 (7.40%) Mentoring
12 46 (7.40%) OOP
12 46 (7.40%) Waterfall
13 45 (7.23%) BDD
14 41 (6.59%) Analytics
15 37 (5.95%) OOD
16 35 (5.63%) MVVM
16 35 (5.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 276 (44.37%) SQL
2 261 (41.96%) C#
3 243 (39.07%) Java
4 229 (36.82%) JavaScript
5 121 (19.45%) C++
6 84 (13.50%) T-SQL
7 61 (9.81%) PHP
8 43 (6.91%) C
8 43 (6.91%) Python
9 40 (6.43%) Ruby
10 33 (5.31%) Scala
11 31 (4.98%) VB.NET
12 30 (4.82%) PL/SQL
13 29 (4.66%) Objective-C
14 28 (4.50%) Apple Swift
14 28 (4.50%) Perl
15 21 (3.38%) ABAP
16 17 (2.73%) PowerShell
17 13 (2.09%) Embedded C
18 11 (1.77%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 111 (17.85%) Degree
2 25 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.38%) DV Cleared
4 11 (1.77%) ISEB
5 9 (1.45%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.16%) CISSP
9 1 (0.16%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.16%) GIAC
9 1 (0.16%) HNC
9 1 (0.16%) HND
9 1 (0.16%) OSCE
9 1 (0.16%) OSCP
9 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.22%) PCI DSS
2 18 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.57%) QA
4 2 (0.32%) SDET
4 2 (0.32%) WCAG
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 23 (3.70%) Docker
2 17 (2.73%) Hyper-V
2 17 (2.73%) VMware ESX
2 17 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.80%) Firmware
5 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.16%) HDFS
5 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (2.57%) SCOM
2 14 (2.25%) Puppet
3 9 (1.45%) Ansible
4 5 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.80%) Terraform
5 4 (0.64%) Grafana
5 4 (0.64%) Graphite
5 4 (0.64%) Packer
5 4 (0.64%) Uchiwa
6 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.16%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 62 (9.97%) Oracle
3 37 (5.95%) VMware
4 26 (4.18%) IBM
5 24 (3.86%) SAP
6 21 (3.38%) BEA
7 8 (1.29%) Google
8 5 (0.80%) LexisNexis
8 5 (0.80%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.64%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.64%) MuleSoft
9 4 (0.64%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.64%) WSO2
10 3 (0.48%) EMC
11 2 (0.32%) Adobe
11 2 (0.32%) Apiary
11 2 (0.32%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.32%) Sybase
12 1 (0.16%) AVG
12 1 (0.16%) Hypercom
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Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + pen, life, health,flexi
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Upto 60K + Benefits
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Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Market-leading
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Informatiq Consulting
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