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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 35 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 237 201 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.57% 5.61% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 6.25% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 189 182 153
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
3197 3218 3434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.66% 89.89% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2684 2663 2757
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Stockport -9 15 £47,500 +37.68% 7
Oldham - 7 £35,000 - 1
Rochdale - 4 £55,000 -
Cheadle +11 3 £47,500 -
Altrincham -1 3 £42,500 -
Bolton -2 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Salford +5 1 - - 2
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 266 (56.24%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (43.97%) Java
3 206 (43.55%) .NET
4 203 (42.92%) C#
5 161 (34.04%) OO
6 154 (32.56%) C++
7 147 (31.08%) JavaScript
8 146 (30.87%) SQL
9 131 (27.70%) HTML
10 129 (27.27%) ASP.NET
11 124 (26.22%) Scrum
12 119 (25.16%) CSS
13 115 (24.31%) Degree
14 113 (23.89%) MVC
15 106 (22.41%) SQL Server
16 104 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
17 87 (18.39%) jQuery
18 83 (17.55%) TDD
18 83 (17.55%) Git (software)
19 77 (16.28%) J2EE
19 77 (16.28%) Web Services
20 76 (16.07%) Finance
21 73 (15.43%) Computer Science
22 68 (14.38%) Unit Testing
23 64 (13.53%) XML
24 62 (13.11%) Windows
25 60 (12.68%) WCF
25 60 (12.68%) WPF
26 59 (12.47%) Multithreading
27 57 (12.05%) AngularJS

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 18 (3.81%) WebLogic
2 14 (2.96%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.75%) nginx
4 12 (2.54%) OpenStack
5 10 (2.11%) Apache
6 9 (1.90%) CMS
6 9 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.90%) JBoss
7 7 (1.48%) Confluence
8 6 (1.27%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.06%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.63%) 3ds Max
5 3 (0.63%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.42%) MS Office
7 1 (0.21%) Maya
7 1 (0.21%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 9 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.90%) GitHub
5 9 (1.90%) SaaS
6 6 (1.27%) PaaS
7 4 (0.85%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.63%) iTunes
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.21%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.34%) Internet
2 23 (4.86%) HTTP
3 9 (1.90%) SSL
4 6 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.85%) DNS
5 4 (0.85%) Firewall
5 4 (0.85%) NAS
5 4 (0.85%) SAN
6 2 (0.42%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.42%) Wireless
7 1 (0.21%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 42 (8.88%) NoSQL
3 37 (7.82%) MySQL
4 19 (4.02%) Big Data
5 18 (3.81%) MongoDB
6 15 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (2.11%) Redis
9 9 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.90%) Neo4j
9 9 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.69%) GIS
10 8 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.48%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.21%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 83 (17.55%) Git (software)
2 52 (10.99%) JUnit
3 47 (9.94%) Visual Studio
4 46 (9.73%) NUnit
5 42 (8.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (7.61%) Jenkins
7 26 (5.50%) MSTest
8 22 (4.65%) Maven
9 20 (4.23%) JIRA
10 18 (3.81%) Selenium
11 17 (3.59%) Subversion
12 12 (2.54%) Vagrant
13 10 (2.11%) Cucumber
13 10 (2.11%) Jasmine
14 8 (1.69%) Eclipse
15 7 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (1.48%) RSpec
16 6 (1.27%) JMeter
17 5 (1.06%) SoapUI
17 5 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 76 (16.07%) Finance
2 36 (7.61%) Electronics
3 29 (6.13%) Games
4 15 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.75%) Retail
7 12 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.11%) Marketing
9 7 (1.48%) Local Government
10 5 (1.06%) iGaming
10 5 (1.06%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Back Office
12 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 223 (47.15%) Developer
2 180 (38.05%) Software Engineer
3 84 (17.76%) Java Developer
4 76 (16.07%) Software Developer
5 63 (13.32%) .NET Developer
6 61 (12.90%) C# Developer
7 57 (12.05%) .NET Software Engineer
8 54 (11.42%) C# Software Engineer
9 51 (10.78%) Senior Developer
10 50 (10.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 47 (9.94%) C++ Software Engineer
12 43 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
13 42 (8.88%) .NET Software Developer
14 37 (7.82%) Senior Software Engineer
15 33 (6.98%) Graduate
16 29 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
17 28 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 25 (5.29%) Senior Java Developer
19 23 (4.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
20 19 (4.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (43.55%) .NET
2 131 (27.70%) HTML
3 129 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 119 (25.16%) CSS
5 87 (18.39%) jQuery
6 77 (16.28%) J2EE
6 77 (16.28%) Web Services
7 64 (13.53%) XML
8 60 (12.68%) WCF
8 60 (12.68%) WPF
9 57 (12.05%) AngularJS
10 54 (11.42%) RESTful
11 52 (10.99%) HTML5
12 50 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (10.57%) Spring
13 41 (8.67%) SOAP
14 38 (8.03%) LINQ
14 38 (8.03%) REST
15 33 (6.98%) Node.js
16 31 (6.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 73 (15.43%) Computer Science
2 38 (8.03%) User Experience
3 36 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (6.13%) N-Tier
5 26 (5.50%) Mathematics
6 21 (4.44%) iPad
7 20 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (3.81%) Data Centre
9 16 (3.38%) Mobile App
10 15 (3.17%) Physics
11 10 (2.11%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (1.69%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.48%) Animation
14 7 (1.48%) Economics
14 7 (1.48%) LIMS
14 7 (1.48%) Psychology
15 6 (1.27%) Device Driver
15 6 (1.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 6 (1.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 62 (13.11%) Windows
2 42 (8.88%) Linux
3 30 (6.34%) Unix
4 17 (3.59%) Android
5 16 (3.38%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.06%) CoreOS
6 5 (1.06%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (56.24%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (34.04%) OO
3 124 (26.22%) Scrum
4 113 (23.89%) MVC
5 104 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (17.55%) TDD
7 68 (14.38%) Unit Testing
8 59 (12.47%) Multithreading
9 48 (10.15%) SOA
10 46 (9.73%) Web Development
11 45 (9.51%) OOD
12 43 (9.09%) E-Commerce
13 42 (8.88%) Mentoring
14 41 (8.67%) Open Source
15 40 (8.46%) UML
16 38 (8.03%) SDLC
17 36 (7.61%) MVVM
18 35 (7.40%) DSDM
18 35 (7.40%) OOP
18 35 (7.40%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 208 (43.97%) Java
2 203 (42.92%) C#
3 154 (32.56%) C++
4 147 (31.08%) JavaScript
5 146 (30.87%) SQL
6 47 (9.94%) C
7 44 (9.30%) T-SQL
8 33 (6.98%) PHP
9 31 (6.55%) PL/SQL
9 31 (6.55%) Ruby
10 29 (6.13%) Python
11 23 (4.86%) Scala
12 20 (4.23%) VB.NET
13 19 (4.02%) Objective-C
14 18 (3.81%) ABAP
15 12 (2.54%) Apple Swift
16 11 (2.33%) Embedded C
17 10 (2.11%) Go
17 10 (2.11%) TypeScript
18 9 (1.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 115 (24.31%) Degree
2 5 (1.06%) ISEB
3 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) PhD
6 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.65%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.42%) SDET
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 1 (0.21%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (1.48%) Docker
1 7 (1.48%) Firmware
2 4 (0.85%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.21%) HDFS
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (4.65%) Puppet
2 9 (1.90%) Grafana
2 9 (1.90%) Graphite
2 9 (1.90%) Packer
2 9 (1.90%) Terraform
2 9 (1.90%) Uchiwa
3 6 (1.27%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.06%) Ansible
4 5 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.85%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.85%) SCOM
6 1 (0.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 55 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.78%) Oracle
3 27 (5.71%) SAP
4 18 (3.81%) BEA
4 18 (3.81%) IBM
5 17 (3.59%) Atlassian
6 9 (1.90%) Adobe
6 9 (1.90%) Google
6 9 (1.90%) MuleSoft
6 9 (1.90%) VMware
6 9 (1.90%) WSO2
7 5 (1.06%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.06%) Twitter
7 5 (1.06%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.63%) Autodesk
8 3 (0.63%) Perforce
9 2 (0.42%) Sun
9 2 (0.42%) Zend
10 1 (0.21%) Facebook
10 1 (0.21%) VeriFone
Stockport, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Connections
Salary: £24,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
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Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
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Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 per annum
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Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £500000 per annum + Package
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Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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