The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 162 164 169
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 21 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.51% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 7
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £21,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3788 3895 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.44% 94.95% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3134 3373 3232
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Developer
North West

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Systems Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Systems Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale -8 4 £39,750 +20.45%
Altrincham - 3 £20,000 -
Bolton - 2 £17,000 -
Wigan - 1 £19,000 -
Systems Developer
North West

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Systems Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Developer in their job title.

1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 16 (57.14%) HTML
4 15 (53.57%) Finance
5 14 (50.00%) C#
6 13 (46.43%) Software Testing
7 12 (42.86%) .NET
7 12 (42.86%) CSS
8 11 (39.29%) OOD
8 11 (39.29%) Java
9 10 (35.71%) OO
10 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
11 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.00%) Degree
11 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 6 (21.43%) WCF
12 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
12 6 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (21.43%) REST
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 5 (17.86%) Oracle
13 5 (17.86%) Web Services
13 5 (17.86%) XML
13 5 (17.86%) UNIX
13 5 (17.86%) Windows
13 5 (17.86%) Project Management
13 5 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (17.86%) jQuery

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Systems Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) SMTP
2 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.14%) MPLS
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.29%) JasperReports
4 3 (10.71%) MySQL
5 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data
6 1 (3.57%) HBase
6 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MSTest
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
1 4 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.14%) NUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Billing
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) WCF
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (21.43%) REST
5 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 5 (17.86%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) Java EE
6 4 (14.29%) HTML5
6 4 (14.29%) LINQ
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
6 4 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (7.14%) CSS3
7 2 (7.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Software Testing
2 11 (39.29%) OOD
3 10 (35.71%) OO
4 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (17.86%) Document Management
5 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Time Management
6 4 (14.29%) Refactoring
6 4 (14.29%) OWASP
6 4 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 4 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
2 2 (7.14%) MCSD
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Juniper
3 2 (7.14%) Zend
4 1 (3.57%) Northgate
4 1 (3.57%) Business Objects